NBC News chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel is back quickly and safely from his first trip to Syria since he and his team were kidnapped and held captive there last December.
NBC newsman Richard Engel told his amazing story of survival in Syria when he appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” Watch …
The last missing member of an NBC team that was kidnapped in Syria has been freed, NBC News executives said Wednesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC was able to keep the abduction of chief Middle East correspondent Richard Engel in Syria largely a secret until he escaped late Monday because it persuaded some of this country’s most prominent news organizations to hold back on the story. Otherwise, the disappearance of Engel – probably the most high-profile […]
More than a dozen heavily armed pro-regime gunmen kidnapped NBC’s chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and several colleagues for five days inside Syria, threatening them with mock executions and keeping them bound and blindfolded until they escaped unharmed during a firefight between their captors and rebels, Engel said Tuesday.
Yes, Brian Williams, you can keep your day job. Well, technically it’s evening, but that’s not the point. The real point is, according to Williams, juggling two shows won’t be all that hard for the NBC “Nightly News” anchor, who will pull a weekly late shift on “Rock Center with Brian Williams,” a live, hour-long […]
“Today’s” Natalie Morales has signed on as a correspondent on NBC’s upcoming newsmagazine, “Rock Center with Brian Williams.” Morales joins previously announced correspondents Harry Smith, Kate Snow, Ted Koppel, Meredith Vieira, Richard Engel, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, Matt Lauer and Ann Curry. “A familiar face at NBC News, Natalie brings a breadth of experience to ‘Rock […]
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — The fall of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s government Friday made for a giddy day of media coverage that combined the historical sweep of an event such as the fall of the Berlin Wall with the pandemonium of New Year’s Eve in Times Square. “This is one of those days […]
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – Nowhere was the difference between the cable news networks on starker display than in prime-time coverage on the night the last American combat brigade left Iraq following a war that started seven years and five months ago. MSNBC devoted its entire prime-time footprint to the story, with Richard Engel […]