October 17: Nightly News Thursday broadcast
Shutdown’s price tag: $24 billion; Billions in new spending added in bill to reopen government; It’s about time! Ohio clock ticks once more; Obama: Shutdown a ‘spectacle’ that ‘encouraged our enemies’; More than $196 million spent on glitch-ridden Heathcare.gov; Air pollution causes lung cancer, WHO agency announces; Cheney on heart problems: ‘If this is dying … it’s not all that bad’; Ed Lauter, character actor, dies at 74; Chicago O’Hare airport adds new runway; Caroline Kennedy confirmed as US Ambassador to Japan; Nation’s oldest park ranger back on the job.
The most popular Nightly News health, consumer news, aviation, lifestyle and human interest stories.
Watch our intimate, first-person documentary shorts about people, places and stories you may not have otherwise discovered.
Watch the best of Nightly’s international reporting.
Stay up-to-date on the latest health and medical news.
Coverage of extreme weather events affecting people across the country.
The best political reporting from Nightly News and the NBC News politics team.
Full Episodes of Nightly News
Watch full episodes of NBC’s Nightly News with Lester Holt.