NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt clocked another win, with its biggest audience since March and hit a five-week high in the news demo thanks to its 5% gain versus same week last year. Holt’s newscast clocked 8.6 million viewers, besting...Show More Summary
"NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt" had a follow up investigation piece on Wednesday night looking at the safety of crumb rubber artificial turf. Federal government agencies have largely remained silent on the issue. Here's the link to the TV piece. Twitter:@LATSondheimer
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt was No. 1 in total viewers and in key demos for the first week of the 2015-16 season, marking the broadcast's 9th straight across-the-board win and 13th in the 14 weeks since Holt was named anchor. That’s...Show More Summary
Northern California erupted in wildfires over the weekend, and much of it -- what NBC's Lester Holt described as twice the size of San Francisco -- remains largely out of control. The Valley fire, notable for how fast it grew in Lake...Show More Summary
With Lester Holt handling the NBC Nightly News, sometimes it’s easy to forget Brian Williams. In case you have, he was that former Nightly News anchor who told all those stories that weren’t true. His fabrications included his helicopter being shot down in Iraq, exaggerating his experiences covering Hezbollah, and being the inventor of Pac-Man. Show More Summary
Welcome back, Brian Williams! Now that his six-month suspension is up, the former NBC Nightly News anchor is returning to television. But he's not getting his old job back -- that belongs to Lester Holt now. On Sept. 22, Williams will debut as a breaking news reporter on MSNBC, according to the... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Brian Williams NBC Nightly News
Lester Holt outstripped David Muir’s virtual audience with Pope Francis last night in preliminary ratings. Holt-anchored NBC Nightly News clocked a timeslot affiliate stat of 8.51 million viewers, besting ABC World News Tonight (7.65M)...Show More Summary
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” was #1 across the board for the week of August 24-28, posting its widest advantages over ABC among both total viewers and the key demo in two months (since the week of 6/29).
On the media front, Jorge Ramos has unmatched influence in the Latino community. He is the face of Univision in the same way Lester Holt is the face of NBC News. Mr. Ramos’ newscasts are seen by millions each night, and has been in the business for almost 30 years since coming to the U.S. Show More Summary
“NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” was #1 across the board for the third straight week and seventh out of eight weeks since Holt was named anchor. This marks the NBC broadcast’s eighth straight win among total viewers.
A worthy goal, to be sure! This Saturday is “Clear the Shelters Day,” an effort by NBC-owned stations to help get kittehs and puppehs adopted. NBC’s Lester Holt tells us about some puppehs given another chance at life. :) [Note: Here’s a look at some Northern California Shelter Rescues from NBC Bay Area. We’ll be […]
Quietly and with little fanfare, Lester Holt has carried NBC News to the top of the broadcast news race once again. Per an NBC press release: "NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT” IS #1 ACROSS THE BOARD AND DELIVERS BIGGEST JULY SWEEP AUDIENCE IN 10 YEARS.
“NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” was #1 across the board for both the last week of July and the July sweep period, marking the broadcast’s sixth straight total viewer win and fifth demo victory in six weeks.
On Friday's NBC Nightly News, Lester Holt badgered former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on the issues of race and racism. Holt underlined how "12 percent of African-Americans, 25 percent of Latinos have a favorable view of the Republican...Show More Summary