With unparalleled resources, World News Tonight with David Muir provides the latest information and analysis of major events from around the country and the world.
Full Episode: Tuesday, November 23, 2021
The suspect accused of plowing his SUV into a Christmas Parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin makes his first court appearance and is formally charged with intentional homicide. This, as authorities announce the death of a sixth victim, a child. As millions hit the road for Thanksgiving, President Biden announces the U.S. will tap into oil reserves to release 50 million barrels of oil. Jury deliberations begin in the Ahmaud Arbery murder trial. Concerns mounting as the number of new children COVID cases grows to 142,000 new infections in just the last week. Authorities in Florida release the final autopsy findings into the death of Brian Laundrie, the man wanted for the disappearance of Gabby Petito. And NASA just hours away from launching a spacecraft trying to slam into an asteroid.
Full Episode: Monday, November 22, 2021
Police in Waukesha, Wisconsin identifying the driver who rammed his SUV into a Christmas Parade. This, as authorities reveal the names of the victims who died, ranging in age from 52 to 81 years old. Americans nationwide lining up to find and get their COVID booster shots with the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaching. More than 50 million people said to be traveling by car or plane this Thanksgiving. Closing arguments finish up in the Ahmaud Arbery murder trial. New video and questions involving Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai. And the major deals already online ahead of Black Friday.
Full Episode: Sunday, November 21, 2021
Two missionaries held captive by a street gang in Haiti have been released. The two were among a group of 17 people who were kidnapped earlier this month and are being held ransom. The Thanksgiving travel rush begins with lines of passengers growing around major airports and scores of drivers prepare to hit the roads nationwide. The rush for American adults to get a COVID booster shot following the CDC's decision to expand eligibility. This, as thousands overseas protest new COVID restrictions and vaccine mandates. Closing arguments expected tomorrow in the Ahmaud Arbery murder trial. And new images of a Chinese tennis star who disappeared after accusing a top Communist Party official of sexual assault.
Full Episode: Friday, November 19, 2021
A jury finding Kyle Rittenhouse not guilty on all charges stemming from the fatal shootings of two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin last summer. One of the families of the two victims responding to verdict, saying the verdict sends an "unacceptable message." The CDC Director has officially signed off on COVID booster shots for all American adults 18 and older. The weather system on the move that could cause headaches as millions of Americans prepare to travel for Thanksgiving. The House passes the second part of President Biden's domestic agenda. The exclusive reporting of a story that gripped the nation: 13 children who were held captive and abused by their parents. And the story of an inspiring high school football team in California.
Full Episode: Thursday, November 18, 2021
The prosecution in the Ahmaud Arbery case grills Travis McMichael, the man who shot and killed Arbery. The defense then resting its case. Massachusetts and Utah joining 14 other states moving forward to encourage COVID booster shots for all adults 18 and older. Tracking the weather system that could deliver two storms from the Midwest to the Northeast next week. Jury deliberations continue in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse. The governor of Oklahoma commutes the death sentence of Julius Jones to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. Two men exonerated for the killing of Malcolm X. And the 105-year-old running a 100-meter race, reminding us all to give thanks.