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This network newscast offers bite-size looks at the important news stories of the day. The program adheres to the old model of network news, with a brief nightly broadcast that quickly summarizes the news. That's in contrast to the coverage of 24-hour news networks that offer continuous coverage.

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Thu, Jun 17, 2021
167. Thu, Jun 17, 2021
June 17, 2021
Biden declares Juneteenth a federal holiday; Supreme Court upholds Obamacare; US, Russia agree Iran should not have a nuclear weapon.
Wed, Jun 16, 2021
166. Wed, Jun 16, 2021
June 16, 2021
Both Biden, Putin say summit was productive; 2 Americans imprisoned in Russia get glimmer of hope from Geneva summit; Concerns grow over COVID-19 Delta variant
Tue, Jun 15, 2021
165. Tue, Jun 15, 2021
June 15, 2021
Biden to hold high-stakes summit with Putin on Wednesday; Firefighters work to put out massive chemical plant fire; American Airlines pilot gives lifesaving advice mid flight.
Mon, Jun 14, 2021
164. Mon, Jun 14, 2021
June 14, 2021
NATO summit underway amid cyberattacks; Ex-Marine remains a hostage in Russia, parents speak out; FBI questions suspect in latest air rage incident
Sun, Jun 13, 2021
163. Sun, Jun 13, 2021
June 13, 2021
Federal judge dismisses vaccine lawsuit; Biden prepares for summit with Putin; Israel elects new prime minister
Sat, Jun 12, 2021
162. Sat, Jun 12, 2021
June 12, 2021
Biden meets with French president; Manhunt underway for mass shooting suspect at large; Enhanced unemployment benefits begin to expire in 4 states
Fri, Jun 11, 2021
161. Fri, Jun 11, 2021
June 11, 2021
DOJ inspector general launches investigation into Trump's use of subpoenas; WHO warns COVID-19 delta variant could 'take hold' over Europe; Husband adopts wife's daughter in long-awaited surprise.
Thu, Jun 10, 2021
160. Thu, Jun 10, 2021
June 10, 2021
Biden meets with Boris Johnson in UK, announces COVID-19 vaccine donation; Consumer goods prices soar as economy bounces back from pandemic; Viewing 'Ring of Fire' solar eclipse from an airplane
Wed, Jun 9, 2021
159. Wed, Jun 9, 2021
June 9, 2021
'Mega-drought' covers 293,000 square miles of Southwest, experts say; Cicada invasion from Illinois to East Coast; Biden kicks off 1st foreign trip since taking office.
Tue, Jun 8, 2021
158. Tue, Jun 8, 2021
June 8, 2021
Senate report reveals security, intelligence failures before Capitol riot; Many of America's wealthiest pay little to no income tax; FBI uses messaging app to arrest hundreds in organized crime sting.
Mon, Jun 7, 2021
157. Mon, Jun 7, 2021
June 7, 2021
FDA approves new treatment for Alzheimer's disease; DOJ recovers millions paid in cyberattack ransom; Jeff Bezos announces space flight with his brother.
Sun, Jun 6, 2021
156. Sun, Jun 6, 2021
June 6, 2021
Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan welcome 2nd child; COVID-19 vaccination rate drops significantly; Gun violence erupts across country
Sat, Jun 5, 2021
155. Sat, Jun 5, 2021
June 5, 2021
Evacuation operation underway after NYC ferry runs aground; Dangerous weather conditions sweep the nation; Passenger attempts to break into plane cockpit: Authorities
Fri, Jun 4, 2021
154. Fri, Jun 4, 2021
June 4, 2021
Facebook continues suspension of Trump for 2 years; Upcoming government report on 'unexplained aerial phenomena'; 94-year-old high school graduate
Thu, Jun 3, 2021
153. Thu, Jun 3, 2021
June 3, 2021
CDC urges teens to get vaccinated; Biden makes concessions on infrastructure plan; Winningest D1 college basketball coach to retire
Wed, Jun 2, 2021
152. Wed, Jun 2, 2021
June 2, 2021
NFL pledges to end 'race-norming' in concussion settlement program; 2 runaway children involved in police shootout; Special graduation surprise for beloved custodian
Tue, Jun 01, 2021
151. Tue, Jun 01, 2021
June 1, 2021
Memorials for the Tulsa Race Massacre, 100 years later; Cyberattack shuts down largest meat processing company; Texas governor vows to withhold salaries after Democrat walkout
Mon, May 31, 2021
150. Mon, May 31, 2021
May 31, 2021
US celebrates Memorial Day, 1st holiday after vaccine rollout; Day of remembrance: 100 years since Tulsa Race Massacre; Americans remember the fallen on Memorial Day
Sun, May 30, 2021
149. Sun, May 30, 2021
May 30, 2021
At least 2 dead, nearly 2 dozen wounded in mass shooting in Miami-Dade; Millions hit the skies for Memorial Day weekend; Controversial voting measure set to become law in Texas
Sat, May 29, 2021
148. Sat, May 29, 2021
May 29, 2021
Eric Riddick, who served 29 years for crime he didn't commit, fights to clear name; US Government warns of growing cyber threats; Air fares reach pre-pandemic highs
Fri, May 28, 2021
147. Fri, May 28, 2021
May 28, 2021
Gas prices hit a 7-year high as Memorial Day travel begins; Senate Republicans block Capitol riots commission; Investigators release new details in San Jose mass shooting
Thu, May 27, 2021
146. Thu, May 27, 2021
May 27, 2021
New details about suspected San Jose shooter who killed 9; Vaccination sites open in some airports ahead of big travel weekend; Battle in Senate for Jan. 6 commission
Wed, May 26, 2021
145. Wed, May 26, 2021
May 26, 2021
8 killed in San Jose mass shooting, suspect also dead; Biden calls for further investigation into COVID-19 origins; US health agencies to decide on COVID-19 booster shots.
Tue, May 25, 2021
144. Tue, May 25, 2021
May 25, 2021
Memorials across the US honor George Floyd; Pressure on Capitol Hill for police reform; CDC: Half of US adults are fully vaccinated against COVID-19
Mon, May 24, 2021
143. Mon, May 24, 2021
May 24, 2021
Plane crashes in Las Vegas neighborhood; New COVID-19 cases below 25,000 a day; EU to impose sanctions against Belarus for 'hijacking' flight.
Sun, May 23, 2021
142. Sun, May 23, 2021
May 23, 2021
Cable car plunges in Italian Alps; Journalist breaks silence on Princess Diana interview; Microchip shortage hits car markets
Sat, May 22, 2021
141. Sat, May 22, 2021
May 22, 2021
Daily COVID-19 case average drops nearly 90% since January; Cease-fire continues to hold in Middle East; Home prices up significantly amid pandemic
Fri, May 21, 2021
140. Fri, May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021
After cease-fire, tensions high as Israel borders re-open for aid; Newly obtained body camera video raises questions about Ronald Greene's death; Babies from 2 close families embrace.
Thu, May 20, 2021
139. Thu, May 20, 2021
May 20, 2021
Israeli cabinet approves cease-fire with Hamas, Biden speaks; CDC predicts weekly COVID-19 deaths could fall by 71%; Asian American woman who survived brutal attack speaks out
Wed, May 19, 2021
138. Wed, May 19, 2021
May 19, 2021
Mask rules should be made at local level: CDC director; Biden tells Israel's prime minister to seek cease-fire; Little boy with celiac disease shares emotional letter.
Tue, May 18, 2021
137. Tue, May 18, 2021
May 18, 2021
No charges filed against deputies in fatal shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.; International pressure to end violence in Israel, Gaza; Actor Charles Grodin dies at 86
Mon, May 17, 2021
136. Mon, May 17, 2021
May 17, 2021
New York to lift indoor and outdoor mask rules; Israel unleashes aerial assault on Gaza Strip; Camping essentials from companies 'Made in America'
Sun, May 16, 2021
135. Sun, May 16, 2021
May 16, 2021
Some East Coast areas face significant gas shortages; Global outrage grows as death toll rises in Middle East; Wildfire burns out of control in California
Sat, May 15, 2021
134. Sat, May 15, 2021
May 15, 2021
Middle East conflict escalates as neither side backs down; Mounting confusion over mask mandates; Chicago school administrator donates kidney to young boy diagnosed with Wilm's tumor
Fri, May 14, 2021
133. Fri, May 14, 2021
May 14, 2021
Fully vaccinated people can go without masks indoors and in large crowds: CDC; Fuel starts flowing after Colonial Pipeline restarts operations; Florida fire department welcomes 15 babies among staff.
Thu, May 13, 2021
132. Thu, May 13, 2021
May 13, 2021
Fully vaccinated people can go without masks indoors and in large crowds: CDC; Fuel starts flowing after Colonial Pipeline restarts operations; Florida fire department welcomes 15 babies among staff.
Wed, May 12, 2021
131. Wed, May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021
Colonial Pipeline restarts operations, gas prices spike; House Republicans vote to remove Cheney from leadership; 78-year-old graduate shares inspiring words.
Tue, May 11, 2021
130. Tue, May 11, 2021
May 11, 2021
Nation feels effects of pipeline ransomware attack; Israel, Hamas escalate deadly confrontations; Made in America: Company makes treats for man's best friend
Mon, May 10, 2021
129. Mon, May 10, 2021
May 10, 2021
FDA approves emergency use of Pfizer vaccine for ages 12 to 15; Foreign hackers shut down East Coast's largest pipeline; Mother's Day reunions across US
Sun, May 9, 2021
128. Sun, May 9, 2021
May 9, 2021
6 people dead including alleged gunman after mass shooting in Colorado; Efforts continue to restore pipeline amid cyber attack; Horse that won Kentucky Derby fails post-race drug screening
Sat, May 8, 2021
127. Sat, May 8, 2021
May 8, 2021
Remnants of Chinese rocket hurtles toward Earth; Major fuel pipeline forced to shut down after cyber attack; Bombing in Afghanistan kills 30
Fri, May 7, 2021
126. Fri, May 7, 2021
May 7, 2021
4 officers involved in death of George Floyd face federal charges; Pfizer seeks full FDA approval of COVID-19 vaccine; 6-year-old battling leukemia becomes UPS driver for the day.
Thu, May 6, 2021
125. Thu, May 6, 2021
May 6, 2021
Student in custody for opening fire in an Idaho middle school; Army trainee hijacks school bus full of children; Families cheer on nurses during Nurse Appreciation Week.
Wed, May 5, 2021
124. Wed, May 5, 2021
May 5, 2021
2 American college students found guilty in the death of a police officer in Italy; Man allegedly stabs 2 elderly Asian women; Husband of missing woman charged with murder
Tue, May 4, 2021
123. Tue, May 4, 2021
May 4, 2021
States across US ease COVID-19 restrictions; Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce; RV industry booms during the pandemic.
Mon, May 3, 2021
122. Mon, May 3, 2021
May 3, 2021
States across US ease COVID-19 restrictions; Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce; RV industry booms during the pandemic
Sun, May 2, 2021
121. Sun, May 2, 2021
May 2, 2021
Fishing boat slams into rocks, breaks apart with 25 people on board; COVID-19 vaccines readily available across the nation; Drawdown of US forces in Afghanistan underway
Fri, Apr 30, 2021
120. Fri, Apr 30, 2021
April 30, 2021
US announces travel ban on most non-citizens from India; At least 4 Americans among 45 killed in stampede in Israel; Indianapolis Colts draft former refugee.
Thu, Apr 29, 2021
119. Thu, Apr 29, 2021
April 29, 2021
New York City announces plans to fully reopen July 1; Biden hits the road to sell his massive recovery plan; Hundreds of people named 'Josh' share a friendly fight.
Wed, Apr 28, 2021
118. Wed, Apr 28, 2021
April 28, 2021
Biden to address Congress, nation; Juror who convicted Derek Chauvin speaks out; Some worry about Taliban threat to US as troops withdraw
Tue, Apr 27, 2021
117. Tue, Apr 27, 2021
April 27, 2021
CDC relaxes mask guidelines for vaccinated people outdoors; Lawyers, family of Andrew Brown Jr. reveal independent autopsy; 6-year-old cancer patient gets hero's welcome at school
Mon, Apr 26, 2021
116. Mon, Apr 26, 2021
April 26, 2021
CDC expected to release new guidance for masks outdoors; India at global epicenter of COVID-19 pandemic; Chloe Zhao becomes 1st woman of color to win best director.
Sun, Apr 25, 2021
115. Sun, Apr 25, 2021
April 25, 2021
93rd Oscars ceremony expected to be unlike any other; Calls grow to release body camera footage of Andrew Brown Jr. shooting; COVID-19 rages in India
Sat, Apr 24, 2021
114. Sat, Apr 24, 2021
April 24, 2021
Johnson & Johnson vaccinations to resume; COVID-19 surge slams India; President Biden officially recognizes Armenian genocide
Fri, Apr 23, 2021
113. Fri, Apr 23, 2021
April 23, 2021
US lifts pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccine; Indonesian navy detects 'strong magnetic force' in search for submarine; Vaccinated health care workers spend time with patients.
Thu, Apr 22, 2021
112. Thu, Apr 22, 2021
April 22, 2021
Alternate juror in Chauvin trial speaks out; CDC panel to decide on Johnson & Johnson vaccine; 'Secrets of the Whales' series released on Disney+
Wed, Apr 21 2021
111. Wed, Apr 21 2021
April 21, 2021
Derek Chauvin behind bars in Minnesota max security prison; Biden address vaccine hesitancy, prods businesses with tax credit; Doctor launches program to combat COVID-19 isolation
Tue, Apr 20, 2021
110. Tue, Apr 20, 2021
April 20, 2021
Derek Chauvin found guilty on all 3 counts for death of George Floyd; U.S. reacts to verdict in Derek Chauvin trial: Guilty; Reports of vaccine demand slowing down, continued vaccine hesitancy
Mon, Apr 19, 2021
109. Mon, Apr 19, 2021
April 19, 2021
Jury deliberates Chauvin case in death of George Floyd; All Americans 16 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccines; Garland discusses domestic terror, gun violence and voting rights
Sun, Apr 18, 2021
108. Sun, Apr 18, 2021
April 18, 2021
Derek Chauvin trial set for closing arguments; CDC reports major milestones in race to vaccinate; Worries grow across restaurant industry
Sat, Apr 17, 2021
107. Sat, Apr 17, 2021
April 17, 2021
Ceremony honors life of Prince Philip; Biden calls FedEx mass shooting 'national embarrassment'; Family of Adam Toledo speaks out
Fri, Apr 16, 2021
106. Fri, Apr 16, 2021
April 16, 2021
Footage released of fatal Chicago police shooting of teen; Michigan faces COVID-19 emergency, Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause continues; LA Dodgers player hits home run, surprises fan with nachos
Thu, Apr 15, 2021
105. Thu, Apr 15, 2021
April 15, 2021
Footage released of fatal Chicago police shooting of teen; Michigan faces COVID-19 emergency, Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause continues; LA Dodgers player hits home run, surprises fan with nachos
Wed, Apr 14, 2021
104. Wed, Apr 14, 2021
April 14, 2021
CDC says it needs time to respond to Johnson & Johnson concerns; Former officer who shot Daunte Wright charged with manslaughter; Students surprise teacher with Zoom 'thank you.'
Tue, Apr 13, 2021
103. Tue, Apr 13, 2021
April 13, 2021
US urges a pause of Johnson & Johnson vaccinations; Police chief, officer who shot and killed Duante Wright resign; College senior makes softball history with perfect game.
Mon, Apr 12, 2021
102. Mon, Apr 12, 2021
April 12, 2021
George Floyd's brother testifies at Derek Chauvin's trial; Officer fired after drawing gun on Army lieutenant; Teacher gives classroom pep talks to 3rd graders.
Sun, Apr 11, 2021
101. Sun, Apr 11, 2021
April 11, 2021
Couple receives lost GoPro filled with memories; Health alert issued for salmonella outbreak in raw, ground turkey; Chloe Zhao wins top Directors Guild Award
Sat, Apr 10, 2021
100. Sat, Apr 10, 2021
April 10, 2021
Beloved cafeteria worker becomes US citizen; Virginia police officers sued after altercation with Army 2nd lieutenant; Thousands evacuate as volcano erupts on island of Saint Vincent
Fri, Apr 9, 2021
99. Fri, Apr 9, 2021
April 9, 2021
Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth's husband passes away at 99; COVID-19 cases top 75,000 for 2nd straight day; Legendary rapper DMX dies at 50
Thu, Apr 8, 2021
98. Thu, Apr 8, 2021
April 8, 2021
Several victims in Texas office shooting, suspect at large; Authorities search for motive behind shooting at doctor's home; Couple in their 90s reunited after COVID-19 separation.
Wed, Apr 7, 2021
97. Wed, Apr 7, 2021
April 7, 2021
CDC: UK strain now dominant COVID-19 strain in US; LAPD: Tiger Woods' car crash caused by high speed, hit tree; Celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna diagnosed with dementia
Tue, Apr 6, 2021
96. Tue, Apr 6, 2021
April 6, 2021
Hospital in Michigan faces COVID-19 surge, younger patients; 2 injured, Navy suspect killed at shooting near military base in Maryland; Woman adopts 3 siblings from foster care
Mon, Apr 5, 2021
95. Mon, Apr 5, 2021
April 5, 2021
CDC: COVID-19 cases increase in young adults; Possible new leak in toxic wastewater reservoir along Gulf Coast; Stanford takes home NCAA women's championship.
Sun, Apr 4, 2021
94. Sun, Apr 4, 2021
April 4, 2021
Florida governor declares state of emergency amid leaking wastewater reservoir; Prosecution expected to call critical witnesses in Derek Chauvin trial; Investigation continues into attack on Capitol
Sat, Apr 3, 2021
93. Sat, Apr 3, 2021
April 3, 2021
TSA screens record number of passengers during pandemic; Authorities search for motive in deadly Capitol Hill attack; Derek Chauvin murder trial set to resume after week of gripping testimony
Fri, Apr 2, 2021
92. Fri, Apr 2, 2021
April 2, 2021
Officer killed in vehicle attack at the Capitol; Fully vaccinated people can travel: CDC; Neighborhood celebrates postman's retirement.
Thu, Apr 1, 2021
91. Thu, Apr 1, 2021
April 1, 2021
Deadly office shooting leaves 4 dead, including 1 child; Paramedic gives chilling testimony during Derek Chauvin trial; Woman always wears color-coordinated outfits for virtual church
Wed, Mar 31, 2021
90. Wed, Mar 31, 2021
March 31, 2021
Derek Chauvin trial: Witness breaks down during testimony; Pfizer reports vaccine 100% effective in ages 12 to 15; Big changes for MLB opening day
Tue, Mar 30, 2021
89. Tue, Mar 30, 2021
March 30, 2021
Teenage bystander testifies in Derek Chauvin trial; 65-year-old Asian American woman viciously attacked; Teachers welcome students as they return to the classroom
Mon, Mar 29, 2021
88. Mon, Mar 29, 2021
March 29, 2021
Trial for Derek Chauvin underway in Minneapolis; CDC director gives blunt warning about COVID-19; Dogs reunited with owners.
Sun, Mar 28, 2021
87. Sun, Mar 28, 2021
March 28, 2021
Former Minneapolis police officer murder trial set to begin; Flood waters cause massive devastation in Tennessee; Efforts to refloat massive ship blocking Suez Canal expected to resume
Sat, Mar 27, 2021
86. Sat, Mar 27, 2021
March 27, 2021
Concern grows as COVID-19 cases rise; Millions on alert as tornadoes threaten the South; Myanmar sees deadliest week since military coup
Fri, Mar 26, 2021
85. Fri, Mar 26, 2021
March 26, 2021
Death toll rises after violent tornadoes in Alabama; COVID-19 cases increase in 21 states; Colorado boy gives flowers to King Soopers employees
Thu, Mar 25, 2021
84. Thu, Mar 25, 2021
March 25, 2021
Deadly tornadoes slam South, people injured; Biden hosts first press conference, emergency at border; Man accused of supermarket mass shooting appears in court
Wed Mar 24, 2021
83. Wed Mar 24, 2021
March 24, 2021
Investigators search for mass shooting motive; Biden administration allows camera inside border facility; NASA leaves piece of fabric from Wright brothers on Mars
Tue, Mar 23, 2021
82. Tue, Mar 23, 2021
March 23, 2021
10 killed in supermarket shooting in Boulder, Colorado; Police uncover missed signals as they investigate Boulder shooting; White House under fire, accused of not having a plan for border
Mon, Mar 22, 2021
81. Mon, Mar 22, 2021
March 22, 2021
Person of interest in custody after shooting at grocery store in Boulder, Colorado; Some Capitol riot suspects could be charged with sedition; Severely overcrowded tent facility on Southern border.
Sun, Mar 21, 2021
80. Sun, Mar 21, 2021
March 21, 2021
Secretary of Homeland Security urges migrants not to come to US; Hundreds of people defy Miami Beach curfew orders; Outcries grow across the country to stop Asian hate
Sat, Mar 20, 2021
79. Sat, Mar 20, 2021
March 20, 2021
Millions of families prepare to send kids back to school; Atlanta mourns 8 people killed in a string of shootings; Sister Jean cheers Loyola Chicago to victory
Fri, Mar 19, 2021
78. Fri, Mar 19, 2021
March 19, 2021
Biden, Harris visit Atlanta to hear concerns of Asian lawmakers; CDC changes social distancing guidance for schools; 'Wheel of Fortune' grand prize winner gives money away to charity.
Thu, Mar 18, 2021
77. Thu, Mar 18, 2021
March 18, 2021
US, Asian Americans mourn victims of Atlanta's deadly shootings; Biden reaches goal of 100 million vaccine shots; Young man with autism writes viral cover letter
Wed, Mar 17, 2021
76. Wed, Mar 17, 2021
March 17, 2021
Georgia investigators say massage parlor shooter had 'sex addiction'; Severe weather threat in the South; Inspirational Boston Marathon runner Dick Hoyt dies
Tue, Mar 16, 2021
75. Tue, Mar 16, 2021
March 16, 2021
Moderna starts testing COVID-19 vaccine on children; Europe faces vaccine crisis; Sister Jean vaccinated, cleared to attend NCAA tournament
Mon, Mar 15, 2021
74. Mon, Mar 15, 2021
March 15, 2021
Men charged for assaulting Capitol police officer; Air travel across the country increases, spring break crowds in Florida; Nurse vaccinates both of her grandmothers
Sun, Mar 14, 2021
73. Sun, Mar 14, 2021
March 14, 2021
Massive snowstorm slams center of the US; More Americans receive stimulus checks; Take an intimate look into the world of COVID-19 front-line workers
Sat, Mar 13, 2021
72. Sat, Mar 13, 2021
March 13, 2021
Stimulus checks heading out to most Americans; Massive storm bears down on central US; Basketball announcer loses job after caught using racial slurs
Fri, Mar 12, 2021
71. Fri, Mar 12, 2021
March 12, 2021
Cuomo: 'I'm not going to resign. I never harassed anyone'; George Floyd's family $27 million settlement approved by city council; Grandparents reunite with loved ones.
Thu, Mar 11, 2021
70. Thu, Mar 11, 2021
March 12, 2021
President Biden addresses nation on anniversary of COVID-19 pandemic; Biden signs $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill; 'World News Tonight' revisits teachers enduring the pandemic
Wed, Mar 10, 2021
69. Wed, Mar 10, 2021
March 10, 2021
Congress passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill; Texas: Businesses at full capacity, no mask mandate; Grandparents reunited with loved ones after vaccine.
Tue, Mar 9, 2021
68. Tue, Mar 9, 2021
March 9, 2021
FBI releases new images of Capitol riot pipe bomb suspect; Race to vaccinate a year into the COVID-19 pandemic; Adopted woman reunites birth parents.
Mon, Mar 8, 2021
67. Mon, Mar 8, 2021
March 8, 2021
With millions vaccinated, new CDC guidelines suggest path to normal interaction; Derek Chauvin on trial for George Floyd's killing; Honoring working moms for International Women's Day
Sun, Mar 7, 2021
66. Sun, Mar 7, 2021
March 7, 2021
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he will not resign; Trial for officer accused of killing George Floyd set to begin; Prince Harry, Meghan set to air out grievances with royal family
Sat, Mar 6, 2021
65. Sat, Mar 6, 2021
March 6, 2021
Senate passed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill; Pope Francis denounces religious extremism during Iraq visit; Royal feud surrounding Harry, Meghan heats up
Fri, Mar 5, 2021
64. Fri, Mar 5, 2021
March 5, 2021
Wave of states reopening across US, despite health warnings; Dems reach agreement on unemployment benefits in COVID-19 relief bill; NFL hires league's 1st Black female on-field official
Thu, Mar 4, 2021
63. Thu, Mar 4, 2021
March 4, 2021
US averages 2 million vaccine doses per day; COVID-19 relief bill moves to Senate; Woman finds old photo in used book, mails it back to family
Wed, Mar 3, 2021
62. Wed, Mar 3, 2021
March 3, 2021
Capitol on alert after March 4 plot uncovered, officials say; Cuomo makes public apology, says he won't resign; Retired Minnesota couple encourages others to get vaccine
Tue, Mar 2, 2021
61. Tue, Mar 2, 2021
March 2, 2021
Biden announces new vaccination timeline, major partnership; 3rd woman comes forward with allegations against Cuomo; Country star Dolly Parton vaccinated
Mon, Mar 1, 2021
60. Mon, Mar 1, 2021
March 1, 2021
Johnson & Johnson 1-shot vaccine approved; New York governor under fire, sexual harassment allegations; 11-month-old baby born deaf, hears for the first time
Sun, Feb 28, 2021
59. Sun, Feb 28, 2021
February 28, 2021
Donald Trump makes first public appearance since leaving office; 2nd woman reportedly comes forward against New York governor; Doctor serves those who need her most
Sat, Feb 27, 2021
58. Sat, Feb 27, 2021
February 27, 2021
FDA close to authorizing Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine; Biden promises announcement on Saudi Arabia; Desperate search underway for more than 300 girls in Nigeria
Fri, Feb 26, 2021
57. Fri, Feb 26, 2021
February 26, 2021
FDA advisory panel votes to recommend Johnson & Johnson vaccine; US intelligence report on 2018 brutal murder of Saudi journalist released; NASA officially names DC headquarters after Mary W. Jackson.
Thu, Feb 25, 2021
56. Thu, Feb 25, 2021
February 25, 2021
New COVID-19 variant spreading rapidly in New York City; Former gold medal coach dies by suicide after being charged with sexual assault; Sea turtles rescued in Texas close to returning to ocean.
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
55. Wed, Feb 24, 2021
February 24, 2021
Single-dose vaccine effective against COVID-19 variants, data shows; Tiger Woods begins recovery from rollover crash; Neighbor gives up vaccine for fellow neighbor in need
Tue, Feb 23, 2021
54. Tue, Feb 23, 2021
February 23, 2021
Tiger Woods injured in rollover car wreck in California; Vaccine makers vow to get doses out faster; 5 members of ERCOT's board of directors resign after Texas blackouts
Mon, Feb 22, 2021
53. Mon, Feb 22, 2021
February 22, 2021
Grim milestone: 500,000 virus deaths in US; Midair explosion, debris over homes; Capitol officer speaks out, feared for his life during riot.
Sun, Feb 21, 2021
52. Sun, Feb 21, 2021
February 21, 2021
US approaches 500,000 lives lost to COVID-19; NTSB searches for answers on Denver plane incident; Millions still without running water in Texas and Mississippi
Sat, Feb 20, 2021
51. Sat, Feb 20, 2021
February 20, 2021
Plane loses engine on flight out of Denver; Texas declared major disaster zone; Debate intensifies over reopening public schools
Fri, Feb 19, 2021
50. Fri, Feb 19, 2021
February 19, 2021
Millions struggling to find clean water as power comes back in Texas; 6 million vaccines delayed by weather as Pfizer adjusts storage requirements; Volunteers answer the call in Texas.
Thu, Feb 18, 2021
49. Thu, Feb 18, 2021
February 18, 2021
Families regain power in Texas, food and water shortages continue; Sen. Ted Cruz under fire for vacation amid Texas storm; NASA: 'Perseverance' rover successfully lands on Mars
Wed, Feb 17, 2021
48. Wed, Feb 17, 2021
February 17, 2021
Millions still without power as new winter storm moves across US; Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh dead at age 70; Catastrophic power outages in Texas: How to help
Tue, Feb 16, 2021
47. Tue, Feb 16, 2021
February 16, 2021
Millions without power in Texas, death toll rising; 1st federal mass vaccination sites open in Los Angeles and Oakland; Nearly 2 years after inferno: A look at Notre Dame's restoration progress.
Mon, Feb 15, 2021
46. Mon, Feb 15, 2021
February 15, 2021
Backlash grows against Republicans who voted to convict Trump; South African COVID-19 variant spreading across US; 31 homicide cases under review as detectives accused of coercion
Sun, Feb 14, 2021
45. Sun, Feb 14, 2021
February 14, 2021
Major winter blast covers majority of US; Concerns grow as states ease COVID-19 restrictions; Prince Harry and Meghan expecting 2nd child.
Sat, Feb 13, 2021
44. Sat, Feb 13, 2021
February 13, 2021
Senate votes to acquit former President Donald Trump; Brutal winter weather takes hold from coast to coast; Coronavirus cases drop sharply
Fri, Feb 12, 2021
43. Fri, Feb 12, 2021
February 12, 2021
Trump's defense says 2nd impeachment is 'an act of political vengeance'; CDC unveils color-coded road map for returning kids to school; Couple married for 58 years reunited after being separated
Thu, Feb 11, 2021
42. Thu, Feb 11, 2021
February 11, 2021
House managers say Capitol riots will happen again if Trump isn't held accountable; Ice storm causes deadly crashes; Couple married in hospital to keep special date
Wed, Feb 10, 2021
41. Wed, Feb 10, 2021
February 10, 2021
House managers reveal new video of Capitol insurrection; New evidence that 'double-masking' may be better at protecting against COVID-19; Mother fatally shot at a Minnesota health clinic
Tue, Feb 9, 2021
40. Tue, Feb 9, 2021
February 9, 2021
Trump's 2nd impeachment trial begins; Vaccine rollout picks up with additional 1 million doses sent out this week; Motown trailblazer Mary Wilson dies at 76.
Mon, Feb 8, 2021
39. Mon, Feb 8, 2021
February 8, 2021
Maskless parties in Tampa, Super Bowl celebrations could fuel infections; Trump's 2nd impeachment trial begins Tuesday; Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski make big plays to win Super Bowl LV
Sun, Feb 7, 2021
38. Sun, Feb 7, 2021
February 7, 2021
Celebrating the 1st Black woman network anchor: Carole Simpson; Trump's 2nd impeachment trial 48 hours away; Dangerous winter weather affects 100 million people
Sat, Feb 6, 2021
37. Sat, Feb 6, 2021
February 6, 2021
92-year-old groundskeeper prepares for the Super Bowl; Biden makes case for why Trump should not receive intelligence briefings; Brothers reported missing from California backyard
Fri, Feb 5, 2021
36. Fri, Feb 5, 2021
February 5, 2021
Pentagon deploying1,100troops to vaccination sites; Biden calls for action on COVID-19 relief, with or without GOP support; House prosecutors prepare to make Trump impeachment case
Thu, Feb 4, 2021
35. Thu, Feb 4, 2021
February 4, 2021
Johnson & Johnson applies for emergency use authorization; Congresswoman faces judgment of colleagues, defends herself; Veteran receives high school diploma.
Wed, Feb 3, 2021
34. Wed, Feb 3, 2021
February 3, 2021
House to vote on removal of congresswoman from committee roles; Former NFL players speak out about controversial 'race-norming' concussion protocol; Buccaneers star surprises health care workers
Tue, Feb 2, 2021
33. Tue, Feb 2, 2021
February 2, 2021
2 FBI agents killed, 3 hurt in Florida shooting; Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO; Mom who had COVID-19 and gave birth in coma finally reunited with her baby.
Mon, Feb 1, 2021
32. Mon, Feb 1, 2021
February 1, 2021
Northeast US walloped by biggest nor'easter in years; Blizzard in Northeast interferes with vaccinations; High school football team gets championship rings 50 years later.
Sun, Jan 31, 2021
31. Sun, Jan 31, 2021
January 31, 2021
Monster nor'easter takes aim; Investors wonder what will happen on Wall Street next?; Tom Llamas says goodbye and thank you to ABC News and viewers
Sat, Jan 30, 2021
30. Sat, Jan 30, 2021
January 30, 2021
Major winter storm to bring snow to Midwest, Northeast; President Biden pushes urgently for COVID-19 relief; Mystery deepens after 2 young boys disappear from their own backyard
Fri, Jan 29, 2021
29. Fri, Jan 29, 2021
January 29, 2021
Johnson & Johnson announce effective single-dose COVID-19 vaccine; SEC reviewing extreme volatility on Wall Street, vows to protect amateur investors; Celebrating life of Hollywood icon Cicely Tyson.
Thu, Jan 28, 2021
28. Thu, Jan 28, 2021
January 28, 2021
First case of South Africa COVID-19 variant confirmed in US; Shares of GameStop plunge after days at unprecedented levels; Soldier makes surprise arrival at hospital just before baby's arrival
Wed, Jan 27, 2021
27. Wed, Jan 27, 2021
January 27, 2021
Nationwide vaccine shortage as COVID-19 variant confirmed in half the country; Homeland Security warns of urgent threat to elected officials; Oscar-winning actress Cloris Leachman dies at 94.
Tue, Jan 26, 2021
26. Tue, Jan 26, 2021
January 26, 2021
Biden announces purchase of more doses of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines; Senators sworn in as jurors in Trump's 2nd impeachment trial; Hero 6-year-old boy bitten by dog shares update
Mon, Jan 25, 2021
25. Mon, Jan 25, 2021
January 25, 2021
House delivers article of impeachment against Trump to Senate; Biden aiming for 1.5 million vaccinations a day across the country; Biden lifts transgender military ban
Sun, Jan 24, 2021
24. Sun, Jan 24, 2021
January 24, 2021
US hits 25 million COVID-19 cases; House Speaker Pelosi expected to deliver article of impeachment to Senate; Amazon driver finds abandoned baby
Sat, Jan 23, 2021
23. Sat, Jan 23, 2021
January 23, 2021
Larry King dies at 87; 64,000 Americans die of COVID-19 in 1st 3 weeks of 2021; Anti-government protesters clash with police in Russia
Fri, Jan 22, 2021
22. Fri, Jan 22, 2021
January 22, 2021
Highly contagious UK COVID-19 variant could be more deadly; Biden's agenda clashes with looming impeachment trial; Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86.
Thu, Jan 21, 2021
21. Thu, Jan 21, 2021
January 21, 2021
Biden unveils national COVID-19 strategy: masks, testing, accelerated vaccine rollout; Race to vaccinate amid new COVID-19 variant in California; Huge fireworks conclude Biden's inauguration.
Wed, Jan 20, 2021
20. Wed, Jan 20, 2021
January 20, 2021
Joseph R. Biden, Kamala Harris sworn in; Biden signs 15 executive actions, reversing some Trump policies; Donald Trump exits the White House: 'Have a good life'
Tue, Jan 19, 2021
19. Tue, Jan 19, 2021
January 19, 2021
Biden prepares for the inauguration, delivers emotional farewell to Delaware; Trump releases recorded video message on his last day as president; Nurse to sing 'Amazing Grace' at COVID-19 memorial.
Mon, Jan 18, 2021
18. Mon, Jan 18, 2021
January 18, 2021
Across the nation, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. honored; False alarm empties Capitol building Monday, FBI searching for rioters; First lady offers farewell message to nation
Sun, Jan 17, 2021
17. Sun, Jan 17, 2021
January 17, 2021
Threat levels raised in all 50 state capitals; Chaos and confusion surrounds COVID-19 vaccine rollout; Alexei Navalny detained after landing in Moscow
Sat, Jan 16, 2021
16. Sat, Jan 16, 2021
January 16, 2021
Washington, DC preps for Biden inauguration; President Trump spends last weekend in the White House; Fatal police shooting under investigation in Texas
Fri, Jan 15, 2021
15. Fri, Jan 15, 2021
January 15, 2021
FBI prepares for Inauguration Day, institutes security lockdowns; Outrage over vaccine rollout as states receive fewer doses of vaccine; 10-year-old girl writes emotional letter to DC police officer.
Thu, Jan 14, 2021
14. Thu, Jan 14, 2021
January 14, 2021
Officials shut down entire Capitol complex ahead of Inauguration Day threats; Mass vaccination sites struggle to meet soaring demand; Calls for Capitol police officer to receive congressional honor.
Wed, Jan 13, 2021
13. Wed, Jan 13, 2021
January 13, 2021
Trump becomes 1st president impeached twice, Senate trial up next; More arrests made in connection to Capitol siege; Johnson and Johnson says 1-shot vaccine shows promising results in early trial
Tue, Jan 12, 2021
12. Tue, Jan 12, 2021
January 12, 2021
Trump makes 1st public appearance since supporters attacked the Capitol; FBI was warned of plans for violence day before Capitol riot; People leave notes, say 'thank you' to Capitol police
Mon, Jan 11, 2021
11. Mon, Jan 11, 2021
January 11, 2021
House Dems to begin impeachment process of Trump for 'incitement of insurrection'; Armed protests planned in all states: FBI; US Capitol Police officers salute fellow officer who was killed in siege.
Sun, Jan 10, 2021
10. Sun, Jan 10, 2021
January 10, 2021
Democrats work to fast-track 2nd impeachment of Trump; US now averaging 3,000 COVID-19 deaths per day; Shooting rampage near Chicago leaves 5 dead
Sat, Jan 9, 2021
9. Sat, Jan 9, 2021
January 9, 2021
Nationwide manhunt underway for those involved in Capitol breach; Pressure builds on Trump as calls to resign grow louder; Boeing 737 passenger jet crashes off Indonesia
Fri, Jan 8, 2021
8. Fri, Jan 8, 2021
January 8, 2021
Trump remains out of sight amid growing calls for resignation;Woman who confronted Black teen at hotel in custody;Jeopardy! airs Alex Trebek's last show
Thu, Jan 7, 2021
7. Thu, Jan 7, 2021
January 7, 2021
Calls grow to remove Trump from office;Federal, state and local authorities searching for rioters;Biden nominates Merrick Garland for attorney general
Wed, Jan 6, 2021
6. Wed, Jan 6, 2021
January 6, 2021
Pro-Trump protesters storm US Capitol;Biden calls violent DC protests an ‘insurrection’;Democrats gain Senate majority with 2 Georgia wins
Tue, Jan 5, 2021
5. Tue, Jan 5, 2021
January 5, 2021
Votes being counted in Georgia runoffs;London in lockdown as experts say 1 in 50 people there have COVID-19;Two families adopt in the new year.
Mon, Jan 4, 2021
4. Mon, Jan 4, 2021
January 4, 2021
Contagious variant of COVID-19 found in New York;Trump caught on tape pressuring Georgia official to find votes;Alex Trebek’s last shows of ‘Jeopardy!’ air this week
Sun, Jan 3, 2021
3. Sun, Jan 3, 2021
January 3, 2021
Recording reveals Trump pressuring Georgia secretary of state to overturn election results; More than 15 million Americans traveled by air over the holidays; Small plane slams into home on New Year’s
Sat, Jan 2, 2021
2. Sat, Jan 2, 2021
January 2, 2021
Dangerous winter weather hits Northeast; Holidays spark fears of record COVID-19 surge; Vaccine rollout falling short of expectations
Fri, Jan 1, 2021
1. Fri, Jan 1, 2021
January 1, 2021
Massive winter storm slams heartland, heads for Northeast; Cities crack down on New Year’s parties as US hits 20 million COVID-19 cases; Officials slam federal government’s handling of vaccine rollout
Description

This network newscast offers bite-size looks at the important news stories of the day. The program adheres to the old model of network news, with a brief nightly broadcast that quickly summarizes the news. That's in contrast to the coverage of 24-hour news networks that offer continuous coverage.ABC World News is a series that is currently running and has 12 seasons (3161 episodes). The series first aired on January 15, 2010.

Where to Watch ABC World News

ABC World News is available for streaming on the ABC News website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch ABC World News on demand at Hulu.

  • Premiere Date
    January 15, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (269)