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The News with Shepard Smith

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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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English


Episodes

U.N. Investigators Find War Crimes Have Been Committed in Ukraine 9/23/22

9/23/2022
It now appears there are no limits to Vladimir Putin’s invaders’ depravity. From a United Nations investigation by a panel of independent legal experts, we learned today that Russian soldiers have raped and tortured children and carried out a “large number” of executions in Ukraine. Plus, stocks tumbled today to close out a brutal week as surging interest rates and high inflation raised fears of a global recession. Also, the deadly Hurricane Fiona is now a Category 3 storm barreling towards...

Duration:00:35:14

Top Republicans Rebut Trump’s Claims he Could Declassify Docs by “Thinking” it 9/22/22

9/22/2022
Former President Trump claims he could declassify top secret documents by simply thinking it, without going through any sort of process at all. What some top Republicans had to say about the former president's line of defense. Plus, Alex Jones takes the stand in the latest Sandy Hook defamation trial against him. How might his outbursts in court affect the outcome? Also, disturbing new information on the Oxford, Michigan school massacre. We have more on the lawsuit against the school...

Duration:00:40:46

New York AG Files $250 Million Fraud Lawsuit Against Trump 9/21/22

9/21/2022
New York Attorney General Letitia James says former President Donald Trump lied and cheated the system, and now he must pay. James accuses Trump, his three eldest children and the Trump Organization of committing staggering fraud for more than a decade. Plus, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell announced another interest rate hike today. We break down what has to happen to raise rates and bring inflation down without a recession. Also, legal sports betting is the next frontier in the...

Duration:00:49:36

Most of Puerto Rico Still Without Electricity and Running Water 9/20/22

9/20/2022
Hurricane Fiona is now a major Category 3 storm after devastating Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. Now, Puerto Rico's governor is warning it could take days before everyone has electricity, but nothing guaranteed. Plus, a group of migrants sent to Martha’s Vineyard are suing Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and other Florida officials, accusing them of carrying out an “illegal scheme.” Also, we look ahead to the midterm elections, as control of Congress is at stake just seven weeks from...

Duration:00:49:45

Hurricane Fiona Causes “Catastrophic” Damage 9/19/22

9/19/2022
Hurricane Fiona is now moving over the Dominican Republic after slamming Puerto Rico, where more than 1 million people are without power. Authorities say it killed at least one person there. And we’re live from London after Queen Elizabeth’s funeral service at Westminster Abbey. Plus, after 23 years in prison, Adnan Syed, the convicted murderer made famous after the hit podcast “Serial” chronicled his case, walked out of a Baltimore courthouse today. Prosecutors conducted a year-long...

Duration:00:49:34

Biden Meets With Families of Russian Detainees 9/16/22

9/16/2022
President Biden met with the families of two Americans who the White House says are “wrongfully detained” in Russia, WNBA star Brittney Griner and marine veteran Paul Whelan. Plus, we’re live from Martha’s Vineyard reporting on what happens next for the migrants Florida Government Ron DeSantis sent there. Plus, the iPhone 14 is officially available for purchase. How did the launch go, and how much is new with the phone?

Duration:00:48:42

Florida Governor Sends Planes of Migrants to Martha’s Vineyard 9/15/22

9/15/2022
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis slammed President Biden today, accusing him of not securing the border. This comes a day after he sent two planes full of about 50 migrants to Martha’s Vineyard. We have the latest local coverage. Plus, food prices are rising at the fastest rate in more than 40 years. We report from San Francisco, Chicago and New York on how local restaurants are holding up. And what Kanye West had to say on CNBC today after ending his partnership with Gap.

Duration:00:50:15

Biden Administration Prepares for Possible Railroad Worker Strike 9/14/22

9/14/2022
The United States could be heading into the first rail strike in 30 years. Two of the largest railroad unions in the country still haven’t come to a compromise. We take a look at how major railroad companies, including Amtrak and Union Pacific, are preparing for a potential work stoppage. Plus, Navy officials have ordered an independent investigation into one of the toughest SEAL training courses. We speak with Dave Philipps from the New York Times on what he heard from SEALs and sailors who...

Duration:00:50:05

Inflation Rose Last Month More Than Economists Predicted 9/13/22

9/13/2022
It’s a tale of two very different U.S. economies. On one hand, President Biden is touting the so-called “Inflation Reduction Act,” promising it will take pressure off American families burdened with rising costs. But on the other hand, new government data is painting a less than rosy picture about the economic outlook. We break it all down for you. Plus, the two biggest rail unions in the U.S. are threatening to strike if they don’t reach a contract agreement by Friday. Also, Senator Lindsey...

Duration:00:50:03

Trump’s Lawyers Push Back in Legal Battle Over Top Secret Documents 9/12/22

9/12/2022
Former President Trump’s lawyers are asking a Trump-appointed judge to keep blocking the FBI from reviewing any of the documents found at his estate, including the classified ones, until a special master can sift through them. Also, Queen Elizabeth’s coffin travels to St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh to lie in rest. What King Charles III had to say in his first address as monarch to Parliament on his mother’s lifelong pledge to the nation. Plus, Ukrainian officials say its forces are making...

Duration:00:49:06

King Charles Renews Mother’s Promise to Serve Rest of His Life 9/9/22

9/9/2022
With a nation in mourning, King Charles III gave a message of hope and the promise of stability today. He now rules over a much different royal family and country than Queen Elizabeth did when she ascended the throne seven decades ago. We have more from London. Plus, cracks are emerging in the European Union’s critical efforts to target Vladimir Putin’s war chest, as energy ministers met today to discuss a proposal to cap Russian gas prices. Also, the Department of Justice and former...

Duration:00:43:13

Queen Elizabeth II Dead at 96 9/8/22

9/8/2022
Her reign spanned seven decades, longer than any monarch before her. Her oldest son now takes the throne as King Charles III. We take a look at the queen’s life and legacy, as President Biden and officials from around the world send their condolences to the royal family. Also, the queen’s long history of meeting American presidents, and the mark she leaves on pop culture. Plus, a look at Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip’s 73-year love story, longer than anyone else in the history of the...

Duration:00:49:49

California Narrowly Avoids Rolling Blackouts After Historic Heat Wave 9/7/22

9/7/2022
Officials say an emergency text message sent to Californians last night may have saved the state's power grid, but there’s still a ways to go before a record-setting heat wave in the state is finished. Plus, a new report from The Washington Post reveals FBI agents found highly sensitive documents detailing top secret operations and a foreign nation’s nuclear capability when they searched Mar-a-Lago last month. And there’s some whipped cream confusion in New York. We take a look at how one...

Duration:01:36:15

Man Faces Murder Charges After Investigators Find Missing Jogger’s Body 9/6/22

9/6/2022
Memphis police say they believe the suspect killed Eliza Fletcher, mother of two, kindergarten teacher and heiress to a billion-dollar fortune. We have the latest on how police say it all unfolded. Plus, students and teachers in Uvalde, Texas return to classrooms. For many, it’s the first time they’ve been back to school since the mass shooting that left 19 children and two teachers dead. We have live reporting from Uvalde. And how work-from-home flexibility could pose a potential threat to...

Duration:00:49:35

Judge Unseals Detailed List of Items Seized From Mar-a-Lago

9/2/2022
When FBI agents searched Mar-a-Lago, they found top secret documents and dozens of empty folders marked classified inside former President Trump’s home. Plus, tens of millions of Americans are gearing up for the last holiday weekend of the summer. But for many on the West Coast, a dangerous heat wave could put a halt on outdoor plans. And we speak with a former NASA engineer as the agency prepares for a second attempt to launch the Artemis 1 rocket to the moon. Also, the FBI questions former...

Duration:00:49:17

Off-Duty Pilots Picket at Airports, Demand Better Working Conditions & Benefits 9/1/22

9/1/2022
: Ahead of the Labor Day weekend travel surge, off-duty pilots from six airlines are picketing at major airports, saying they want better working conditions and benefits. We’re live from JFK International Airport. Plus, a federal judge has decided that a more detailed list of what FBI agents seized from Mar-a-Lago will soon be public. We have the latest legal analysis. And Elizabeth Holmes is back in court today to ask a judge to throw out her conviction from earlier this year after a jury...

Duration:00:49:59

DOJ: Top Secret Docs in Mar-a-Lago Likely Moved & Hidden to Obstruct Investigation 8/31/22

8/31/2022
The Department of Justice claims it has evidence that classified documents at Mar-a-Lago were likely concealed and removed from a storage room to obstruct the federal investigation into the missing records. We have the latest reporting from Washington with Eamon Javers. Plus, a police officer in Ohio is on administrative leave after shooting and killing an unarmed Black man during an attempted arrest. And we speak with the mayor of Jackson, Mississippi as the city’s water crisis grows. When...

Duration:00:48:36

Water Crisis in Jackson, Mississippi 8/30/22

8/30/2022
An American capital city does not have the water to bathe children, cook or flush the toilets. Water in Jackson hasn’t been drinkable for weeks, and now for most residents, there’s none at all. We have the latest reporting from “The Mississippi Free Press” on critical staffing shortages at a treatment plant. Plus, more than 24 members of a violent gang in Atlanta have been charged with breaking into homes and robbing several high-profile athletes and celebrities. Also, a former friend of...

Duration:00:49:47

Another Violent Weekend of Shootings in the U.S. 8/29/22

8/29/2022
It was another violent and bloody weekend across the U.S. In all, more than 180 people were shot and killed and 57 others were injured. Plus, a new court filing from Justice Department lawyers shows that attorney-client privilege could protect a limited number of the documents the FBI seized at former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. And Artemis 1, the uncrewed test mission around the moon, is still on the ground after engine troubles scuttled the launch. Also, tonight marks the final...

Duration:00:49:08

DOJ Releases Redacted Affidavit that Sheds Light on FBI’s Justification for Mar-a-Lago Search 8/26/22

8/26/2022
The classified documents stashed in Mar-a-Lago were so sensitive that the FBI feared that in the wrong hands, they could expose human intelligence sources. That’s just one of the big revelations from the newly released affidavit for the search of former President Trump’s Florida home. Plus, it was a brutal day on Wall Street as every major index posted a sea of red after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned more rate hikes are coming. Also, Buffalo Bills rookie star punter Matt Araiza...

Duration:00:49:55