At the Aspen Security Forum yesterday, NBC News' Lester Holt asked Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats if there is "any dissent within the intelligence community... on the question of whether the Russians interfered with the American election."
President Trump has always been the most effective, dangerous witness against himself in the burgeoning Russia scandal. He told NBC’s Lester Holt that when he fired former FBI director James B. Comey, he had the Russia scandal in mind. He then seemed to threaten Comey, hinting there might be tapes of one of their conversations. In […]
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt began broadcasting Friday from its new studio 3A at 30 Rock. The studio, which features such bells and whistles as 632 square feet of LED video tiles and a glass peacock sculpture suspended from the ceiling, includes multiple set-ups for different anchor, correspondent and guest positions. Show More Summary
"To the extent that it has cost us some viewers, c'est la vie..."
It has been a standout 12 months for the veteran NBC Newser.
NBC’S FAKE NEWS SHOW: “When is the Nightly News the Nitely News? When ratings are lousy.” You might be forgiven for thinking NBC has but one flagship evening newscast, the NBC Nightly News, honchoed by Lester Holt. But the network has another show, one that looks for all intents and purposes just like its Nightly […]
The NBC News man is honored with the 2017 Fred Friendly Award.
President Donald Trump is now under investigation for possible obstruction of justice after telling NBC New’s Lester Holt he sacked FBI director Jame Comey with the FBI’s Russia probe in mind. This according to Sari Horwitz, one ofShow More Summary
NBC News changed the name of every broadcast of Lester Holt's newscast last week, to NBC Nitely News. Not on the screen of course, because that would be poor spelling. But in Nielsen's books, so none of NBC News's evening newscasts would be included in Nightly News' season average. Show More Summary
One of the counts against Trump that we hear over and over is that he admitted in his Lester Holt interview that he fired Comey because of Russia. It is almost always implied, and often explicitly stated, that Trump meant that he cashiered the FBI director to halt the Russia investigation. Show More Summary
"It confused me when I saw on television the president saying that he actually fired me because of the Russia investigation."
While gathering kettle corn and assembling beer bingo supplies for the Comey Show, let’s keep in mind that the spectacle means jack and shit, aside from its entertainment value. Trump essentially confessed to Lester Holt that he shit-canned Comey because of the RussiaGate investigation. At least one Republican operative has admitted he used information from […]
NBC Newsman honored.
It was band’s first public gig under the name Lester Holt and the Rough Cuts - they were formerly known Lester Holt and the 30 Rockers.
Joins former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw as an honoree.
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt has won its eighth straight sweep in the news demographic, viewers 25-54. ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir took the May sweep in total viewers, after February and November sweep wins in sameShow More Summary
NBC began tonight to run promos for its new Megyn Kelly newsmag, on Nightly News with Lester Holt. Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly debuts Sunday, June 4 at 7 PM. Sundays at 7 is, not coincidentally, longtime berth for 60 Minutes. ButShow More Summary
Lester Holt took an overnight flight to Manchester after anchoring NBC Nightly News and filing multiple special reports live from Jerusalem.
Lester Holt will anchor NBC Nightly News on Monday night from Jerusalem, Pres. Trump's next stop on his five nation overseas tour.
During a week which saw a big Lester Holt interview with Pres. Trump, ABC's World News Tonight won the evening news ratings race.