| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:14 PM
President Barack Obama defended himself on Tuesday against Republican criticism of the prisoner swap deal that freed a U.S. soldier from Taliban captivity, as his fellow soldiers accused him of deserting his unit and turning his back on his country....
| May 7, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Step into the new Tilt! attraction on the 94th floor of the John Hancock Center and at first nothing happens.
You are holding big metal bars. You are peering through a full-length window. But you know what is about to occur, and your insides, you are...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Jeb Stuart Magruder, the former White House aide who served seven months in prison for his role in the Watergate scandal that forced Richard Nixon to resign from the presidency in 1974, has died. He was 79.
Magruder, a retired Presbyterian minister,...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:20 AM
After David Letterman announced Thursday that he would be retiring after more than three decades in late-night television, the news, though not exactly unexpected, sparked an immediate response on Twitter.
With the genre's elder statesman planning to...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:03 AM
If the weather permits, "Everest Jump Live" will air at 9 p.m. May 11.
Discovery Channel announced the date for the two-hour telecast, which will chart Joby Ogwyn's leap from the top of Mount Everest in a wing suit equipped with cameras. The world...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:53 AM
The success of "Good Morning America" continues to yield stories beyond the ratings. The program's story will be required study in management classes everywhere.
"GMA" overtook NBC's "Today," and the folks at NBCUniversal have responded by helping break...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:55 AM
She won the Oscar, and now she decorates People's Most Beautiful cover.
Lupita Nyong'o is having a big year.
There was no contest about this year's pick, People editorial director Jess Cagle told NBC's "Today."
"I'm flattered, but flattered sounds...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
In an NBC interview, NSA leaker Edward Snowden has said he trained as a spy and never intended to wind up in Russia.
The full interview, with Brian Williams questioning Snowden last week in Moscow, will air at 10 p.m. Wednesday (tonight) on...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:15 AM
TV will mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day, a major turning point in World War II, with special coverage, including a prime-time special on NBC.
"Brian Williams Reporting: Journey to Normandy" focuses on four World War II veterans, their D-Day...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:27 AM
In an unusual move, Robin Roberts turns judge Monday on "Dancing With the Stars."
She's not there for her dancing expertise. Her presence is a reminder how important "Dancing" remains to Disney-owned ABC. Roberts' "Good Morning America" gets a ratings...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Where in the world is Matt Lauer? He's staying at NBC, that's where.
Despite losing its status as the No. 1 morning show to ABC's "Good Morning America," NBC's "Today" has tapped Lauer to remain as cohost for at least two more years, according to a...