Senate passes bill to reopen government
An overwhelming margin of Senators voted for the bipartisan debt deal. But the compromise will only allow the federal government to operate through January 15, and conservatives who fought to de-fund or delay Obamacare have had to concede defeat. NBC's Kelly O'Donnell reports.
The most popular Nightly News health, consumer news, aviation, lifestyle and human interest stories.
Making a Difference
Inspirational stories profiling people making a positive impact on communities around the country and world.
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.