Sunday morning shows dominated by double shootings
After covering the deadly shooting in El Paso, Texas, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, the networks were faced with combining coverage from that tragedy in an overnight shooting in Dayton, Ohio on their Sunday morning newscasts.
Here’s a look at how the networks started their Sunday morning newscasts and public affairs programming:
NBC News ‘Sunday Today’
“NBC Nightly News” will originate from El Paso with Lester Holt anchoring Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, with “Today” broadcasting live from both locations Monday morning, according to a programming note Willie Geist announced at the end of “Sunday Today.”
NBC News ‘Meet the Press’
ABC News ‘Good Morning America Weekend’
ABC News ‘This Week’
CBS News ‘Sunday Morning’
CBS News ‘Face the Nation’
Correction: A previous version of this story misidentified the city in Ohio where the shooting took place.