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The News with Shepard Smith is CNBC’s nightly news podcast providing deep, non-partisan coverage and perspective on the day’s most important stories. Featuring on-the-ground reporting from around the globe, The News with Shepard Smith goes beyond the headlines to give listeners sharp context into the world around them. It is punctuated by compelling, thought-provoking expert guests – all pulled together by Shepard Smith’s trademark devotion to speed, accuracy and the trust of his audience. Available to listen each evening.

The News with Shepard Smith is CNBC’s nightly news podcast providing deep, non-partisan coverage and perspective on the day’s most important stories. Featuring on-the-ground reporting from around the globe, The News with Shepard Smith goes beyond the headlines to give listeners sharp context into the world around them. It is punctuated by compelling, thought-provoking expert guests – all pulled together by Shepard Smith’s trademark devotion to speed, accuracy and the trust of his audience. Available to listen each evening.

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The News with Shepard Smith is CNBC’s nightly news podcast providing deep, non-partisan coverage and perspective on the day’s most important stories. Featuring on-the-ground reporting from around the globe, The News with Shepard Smith goes beyond the headlines to give listeners sharp context into the world around them. It is punctuated by compelling, thought-provoking expert guests – all pulled together by Shepard Smith’s trademark devotion to speed, accuracy and the trust of his audience. Available to listen each evening.

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Episodes

FBI Search Warrant for Trump’s Home Released 8/12/22

8/12/2022
The FBI is investigating former President Donald Trump for potentially violating the Espionage Act. That’s just one of the bombshells contained in the federal search warrant for top secret documents the former president allegedly stashed away at his Florida mansion when he left office. We have the latest legal analysis and reporting. Plus, Cleveland Browns Quarterback Deshaun Watson starts in the team’s preseason game tonight against the Jacksonville Jaguars, as we wait for a judge to decide...

Duration:00:35:25

Attorney General Garland Moves to Unseal Mar-a-Lago Search Warrant 8/11/22

8/11/2022
Silence was broken on an extraordinary day at the Justice Department. Attorney General Merrick Garland revealed he personally approved the search of former President Trump’s home, and now he’s asking a judge to unseal the search warrant and a redacted list of what agents seized so the American public can see them. Plus, two officials tell NBC News a man armed with an AR-15-style rifle who tried to breach an FBI office today was at the Capitol on January 6, 2021. And OnlyFans model Courtney...

Duration:00:28:38

Trump Pleads the Fifth in New York Attorney General’s Investigation 8/10/22

8/10/2022
Former President Trump pleaded the Fifth today, stonewalling investigators as he faces mounting legal pressure on multiple fronts. The New York attorney general is investigating whether his company manipulated the value of its properties to dodge taxes and fraudulently obtain bank loans. And the trial begins in Vanessa Bryant’s lawsuit against Los Angeles County over photos of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven other passengers. We take a look at...

Duration:00:36:57

Sources: FBI Search at Trump’s Home in Florida is Tied to Classified Documents 8/9/22

8/9/2022
The FBI’s unprecedented search of former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home has unleashed a political and legal storm in its wake. Could the former president be in serious legal jeopardy? We have the latest on the investigation. And we take a look at the chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan, exactly one year after the Taliban began to close in on Kabul. Also, Serena Williams says she’s finally ready to step away from tennis, the sport she’s dominated for more than two decades. Plus, Paris...

Duration:00:36:50

Former President Trump: FBI Raided Mar-a-Lago 8/8/22

8/8/2022
Former President Trump says the FBI raided his Mar-a-Lago home in Palm Beach, Florida. He detailed this in a lengthy post on his social media site, describing it as a “siege” and calling it an unannounced raid. This comes just weeks after NBC News reported the Justice Department has been investigating the president’s actions as part of its January Sixth investigation. We break down the latest updates.

Duration:00:58:42

U.S. Adds 528,000 Jobs Amid Rising Inflation and Interest Rates 8/5/22

8/5/2022
President Biden highlighted progress in the fight against inflation, specifically the drop in prices from record highs. But that may not be enough to convince Americans. We have the latest analysis on this hiring boom. Plus, a jury orders Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million as punishment for defaming the parents of Jesse Lewis, who died in the Sandy Hook massacre. And the latest from NBC News on this week’s primary elections as Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney gears up for the final stretch of...

Duration:00:34:51

Alex Jones Must Pay Sandy Hook Parents $4.1 Million 8/4/22

8/4/2022
Alex Jones did not show up in court to hear the jury’s decision, but it’s not over for him. This is just the first of two verdicts. Tomorrow, the jury will decide punitive damages, so he could owe a lot more. Plus, President Biden demands the immediate release of Brittney Griner after a Russian court sentenced the WNBA star to 9 years in prison. And Gabby Petito’s mother shared her thoughts on the notebook confession her daughter's murderer left behind, calling it "ridiculous." We have more...

Duration:00:47:06

Voters in Kansas Overwhelmingly Reject Bid to Strip Abortion Rights 8/3/22

8/3/2022
: A resounding victory for abortion rights advocates, and a potential warning sign for Republicans, in the deep red state of Kansas. This is the first time voters have had a say since the Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade. Today, President Biden signed an executive order to help women travel out of state to get an abortion if the procedure is banned in their home state. Plus, Alex Jones’ defamation case is now in the hands of a jury who will decide how much he has to pay the parents of...

Duration:00:44:27

Abortion Rights and Election Deniers on the Ballot As 5 States Hold Primaries 8/2/22

8/2/2022
Voters in Kansas today were the first in the country to vote on abortion since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. It could show us what to expect from voters in other states across America. We have the latest reporting from Kansas, Arizona and Michigan. Plus, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visits Taiwan as China threatens escalation against the U.S. and the foreign ministry there. And the NFL punishes the Miami Dolphins for violating the league’s anti-tampering policy. How the NFL is...

Duration:00:43:17

President Biden Speaks After Top Al Qaeda Leader Killed 8/1/22

8/1/2022
The president addressed the nation tonight after a CIA drone strike took out Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, who took over for Osama bin Laden after the U.S. killed him in 2011. We have the latest details. Plus, a search and rescue operation is still underway in eastern Kentucky after the most devastating flash floods in decades hit the state, killing at least 37 people. And Cleveland Browns Quarterback Deshaun Watson is suspended for six games for violating the NFL’s personal conduct...

Duration:00:48:52

At Least 19 Dead in Kentucky After Catastrophic Flooding 7/29/22

7/29/2022
The death toll in eastern Kentucky after catastrophic flooding hit the state has more than doubled since yesterday. According to local officials there, at least 19 people are dead, including 6 children. We have the latest reporting from Kentucky as the governor says rescue crews are still using boats and helicopters to save people who are trapped. Plus, the latest on the housing market turmoil as mortgage rates take a dip after the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rate on...

Duration:00:49:28

Pres. Biden Touts Job Market and Low Unemployment Amid Recession Fears 7/28/22

7/28/2022
Is the U.S. economy on the verge of a recession, or has it already started? The White House and the Fed both say no, but new data might suggest otherwise. We have analysis from “Squawk Box” co-anchor Andrew Ross Sorkin. And we have the latest from Kentucky where the governor has declared a state of emergency after catastrophic flooding. Plus, Shep speaks with activist and comedian Jon Stewart. For years, he’s been supporting a bill aimed at expanding health care and disability benefits for...

Duration:00:49:07

Gun Makers Testify on Capitol Hill After String of Mass Shootings 7/27/22

7/27/2022
The CEOs of two gun manufacturing companies testified to the House Oversight Committee today. Just before the hearing, lawmakers released a report on the industry’s marketing actions and profits, revealing gun makers have made more than $1 billion off assault-style weapons over the last decade. Plus, the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by .75 points. It comes as Fed Chair Jay Powell says he does not think the U.S. is currently in a recession. We take a look at how he’s...

Duration:00:49:06

Historic Rainfall Hammers St. Louis Area, Sparking Catastrophic Flooding 7/26/22

7/26/2022
At least one person is dead in St. Louis, Missouri after heavy rainfall and flooding led to mass evacuations. Some areas in the region got more than 12 inches of rain in just six hours. Perry Russom reports live after speaking with a woman who says she’s grateful to be safe after her apartment flooded. And testimony in the civil trial against Alex Jones began today. A jury will decide how much he owes the families of Sandy Hook victims after he was found guilty of defaming them by claiming...

Duration:00:50:10

A Big Week for the U.S. Economy 7/25/22

7/25/2022
Right now, there are some conflicting data and mixed messages about whether we’re headed for a recession. But in the coming days, we’re expected to get our clearest sign yet about what’s ahead. We take a look at what President Biden’s administration is saying to try to get ahead of what could be a tough outlook for the economy. Also, NBC News has learned former Vice President Mike Pence’s Chief of Staff Marc Short appeared under subpoena before a federal grand jury in DC that’s investigating...

Duration:00:37:52

Steve Bannon Found Guilty of Contempt of Congress for Defying Jan. 6 Committee Subpoena 7/22/22

7/22/2022
It took less than three hours for a jury to reach a verdict and convict Steve Bannon of two counts of contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena from the January 6 committee. Shep speaks with a former federal prosecutor on what kind of message this sends to anyone else who refuses to cooperate with the committee. And an off-duty correction officer in New York City killed an 18-year-old after shooting him in the face. Police are now investigating whether a popular TikTok trend played a role....

Duration:00:49:15

Former White House Aides Testify on Trump’s Actions During Capitol Riot 7/21/22

7/21/2022
Two former White House aides testified to the January Sixth Committee in a prime-time hearing. Lawmakers examine what happened during the 187 minutes between former President Trump’s speech that day and his tweet encouraging rioters at the Capitol to go home. We learn that other former White House employees told the committee Trump “didn’t want anything done” about the attack on the Capitol as it was happening, and made no calls to law enforcement.

Duration:02:52:51

January Sixth Committee Holds Second Prime-Time Hearing 7/21/22

7/21/2022
The January Sixth Committee holds its second prime-time hearing, with a focus on what happened in the Trump White House during the 187 minutes of the Capitol insurrection. Plus, President Biden says he’s “doing great” and still working after testing positive this morning for COVID-19. We speak with a doctor on what life with the virus looks like now and in the months ahead. Also, a group of Chipotle employees in Maine filed paperwork to form a union last month, complaining of not enough...

Duration:00:42:39

Housing Crisis Takes a Toll on the “American Dream” 7/20/22

7/20/2022
The median sale price of a previously-owned home has skyrocketed to $416,000, the highest total on record. Shep speaks with the former head of the Federal Housing Administration. Also, Olena Zelenska, the first lady of Ukraine, makes an urgent and emotional plea on Capitol Hill to U.S. lawmakers. She says Russia is destroying her people in an unprovoked terrorist war and killing peaceful civilians in peaceful cities. Plus, we preview tomorrow’s prime-time January 6th hearing. According to...

Duration:00:44:49

Wildfires Burn Outside London 7/19/22

7/19/2022
London, one of the biggest cities in the world, is on fire tonight as a deadly, historic heat wave grips parts of Europe. Plus, Netflix reports it lost nearly a million subscribers in the past quarter for the first time in its history. We take a look at some of the factors playing into this. And parents in Uvalde, Texas confront the town’s school board and demand it fires it fires Pete Arredondo, the school district police chief, over the botched police response to the Robb Elementary School...

Duration:00:48:26