Evening newscasts cover Florida school shooting

All three of the network newscasts lead with and offered extended coverage of the Florida school shooting on their Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 editions.

NBC Nightly News,” which is originating from PyeongChang, South Korea in conjunction with the network’s coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics, used its normal Olympics open before cutting to anchor Lester Holt with an OTS reading “High School Shooting.”

The network also used a gritty black and white background to showcase Snapchat video from the scene. The broadcast’s standard steely blue background also appearance behind still photos.


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