‘NBC Nightly News’ Launches Kids’ Edition (Exclusive)

Published on Apr 16, 2020

‘NBC Nightly News’ Launches Kids’ Edition (Exclusive)

Lester Holt is about to discuss hard news with a softer touch.

The “NBC Nightly News” anchor will lead an experimental version of NBC’s flagship newscast aimed specifically at children and teens. The first edition of “Nightly News Kids Edition” streams this evening on YouTube and the show, and viewed as a test within NBC News, is likely to appear at least twice per week and potentially with greater frequency.

“Kids are no different than the rest of us. They’re a little scared and they want answers,” says Holt. “But they also want to be empowered and so

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Author: Brian Steinberg