|Country of origin||United States|
|No. A newsmagazine, also spelled news magazine, is usually a weekly Magazine featuring articles or segments on current events Ann Curry (born November 19 1956) is an American Television news Journalist and news anchor on NBC's morning television Hoda Kotb (commonly pronounced HO-dah COT-bee born 9 August 1964 in Norman Oklahoma) is an American Television news anchor The United States of America —commonly referred to as the of episodes||1,606 (as of January 20, 2007)|
a unit of NBC News
|Running time||60 minutes (including commercials)|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original run||March 31, 1992 – Present|
Dateline NBC, or Dateline, is a U.S. weekly television newsmagazine broadcast by NBC similar to ABC's 20/20 or CBS's 60 Minutes. Events 250 - Emperor Decius begins a widespread persecution of Christians in Rome. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. NBC News is the news division of American Television network NBC, a part of NBC Universal, which is majority-owned by General Electric The National Broadcasting Company ( NBC) is an American Television network headquartered in the GE Building in New York City's 480i is the shorthand name for a video mode The i, which is sometimes uppercase stands for Interlaced, the 480 for a vertical frame resolution Events 307 - After divorcing his wife Minervina, Constantine marries Fausta, the daughter of the retired Roman Emperor Year 1992 ( MCMXCII) was a Leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar) The United States of America —commonly referred to as the A newsmagazine, also spelled news magazine, is usually a weekly Magazine featuring articles or segments on current events The National Broadcasting Company ( NBC) is an American Television network headquartered in the GE Building in New York City's The American Broadcasting Company ( ABC) is an American Television network. 20/20 is an American television Newsmagazine broadcast on ABC since June 6, 1978. CBS Broadcasting Inc ( CBS) is an American radio and Television network. Not to be confused with the BBC news magazine program Sixty Minutes (TV series.
Dateline NBC is notable for its longevity on the network. Prior to Dateline, NBC had failed with 20 different TV news magazine programs. The show, which has aired since 1992, is currently anchored by Ann Curry and occasionally by Hoda Kotb. The year 1992 in television involved some significant eventsBelow is a list of Television -related events in 1992. Ann Curry (born November 19 1956) is an American Television news Journalist and news anchor on NBC's morning television Hoda Kotb (commonly pronounced HO-dah COT-bee born 9 August 1964 in Norman Oklahoma) is an American Television news anchor Curry first co-anchored on June 24, 2005. Stone Phillips and Jane Pauley previously co-anchored. Stone Stockton Phillips (born December 2, 1954 in Texas City Texas) is the former co-anchor of Dateline NBC, a Newsmagazine Margaret Jane Pauley (born October 31, 1950, in Indianapolis Indiana) is an American Television Journalist, and has been Tom Brokaw, Matt Lauer, and Brian Williams are among the NBC News correspondents who occasionally file stories for the program. Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw (born February 6, 1940) is an American Television Journalist and Author, and Matthew Todd Lauer ( December 30, 1957) is an American television personality best known as the host of NBC 's The Today Show Brian Douglas Williams (born May 5, 1959) is the seventh anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the flagship evening Contributing Anchors were Bryant Gumbel who left NBC in 1997, Maria Shriver who left the job soon after her husband became governor of California in 2004. Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948) is an American Television personality for news and Sports programs Maria Owings Shriver ( born November 6 1955 is an award-winning American journalist a prolific author and First Lady of California. Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger ( German ˌaɐnɔlt aloʏs ˈʃvaɐtsənɛɡɐ born July 30 1947 is an Austrian American Bodybuilder, Actor The Governor of California is the highest executive authority in the state government whose responsibilities include making annual "State of the State" addresses Katie Couric was also a contributing anchor until 2006, when she left NBC News. Katherine Anne "Katie" Couric (born January 7, 1957) is an American Journalist who became well-known as co-host of NBC NBC News is the news division of American Television network NBC, a part of NBC Universal, which is majority-owned by General Electric The program first originated from NBC Studio 3K, using the same set the NBC Nightly News was using at the time. NBC Nightly News is the flagship evening news program for NBC News and broadcasts from the GE Building, Rockefeller Center in New York City. When The Today Show moved to its current sidewalk studio, Dateline took over Studio 3B with a brand-new set. Today, also referred to as The Today Show, is an American morning news and talk show airing weekday mornings on NBC.
Much like other newsmagazines, Dateline programming includes investigative journalism, true crime, and human interest stories. Investigative journalism is a type of reporting in which reporters deeply investigate a topic of interest often involving crime Political corruption, or some other Scandal Common segments feature Dateline: Survivor, where a person talks about their near death experience and rescue; Dateline Timeline, where a popular product, person, and music single are played and viewers are invited to guess what year it appeared in; State of the Art, explaining how something was technically accomplished in a movie; Consumer Alert, where common consumer complaints or issues, such as food safety, are investigated, and Newsmakers, light interviews of major figures in politics, entertainment, and business, as well as regular people in the news. Food safety is a scientific discipline describing handling preparation, and storage of Food in ways that prevent Foodborne illness. The Saturday night edition of Dateline features special emphasis on true crime stories programming, which has been named Dateline Saturday Night and includes the "To Catch a Predator" series. To Catch a Predator is a Reality television show that features a series of Hidden camera investigations by the television newsmagazine Dateline NBC News specials also air under the Dateline banner.
In 2004, Dateline NBC aired a report, alleging that some high-level Quixtar Independent Business Operators (IBOs) make most of their money from selling motivational materials, rather than Quixtar products, and make unrealistic claims about potential income. "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again "  Quixtar declined to respond on camera, instead publishing an official Quixtar Response website. Quixtar is a Multi-level marketing (MLM or Network marketing company founded on September 1, 1999 in Ada Michigan  Quixtar states on its response site that Dateline declined their request to link to the site. Another response page can be found at 
Dateline NBC aired an investigative report about General Motors pickup trucks allegedly exploding upon impact during accidents due to poor design of fuel tanks. General Motors Corporation ( GM) ( is a multinational automobile manufacturer founded in 1908 and headquartered in the United States. A pickup truck is a light Motor vehicle with an open-top rear cargo area which is almost always separated from the cab to allow for chassis flex when carrying or pulling Although there were fuel tank design problems with GM cars before, Dateline's film showed a sample of a low speed accident with the fuel tank exploding. In reality, Dateline NBC producers had rigged the truck with remotely detonated explosives. The program did not disclose the fact that the accident was staged. GM investigators studied the film, and discovered that smoke actually came out of the fuel tank a split-second before impact. GM subsequently filed an anti-defamation lawsuit against NBC after conducting an extensive investigation. On February 18, 1993 GM conducted a highly publicized (view broadcast in 1993 section of GM 1990s history) point-by-point rebuttal that lasted nearly two hours after announcing the lawsuit. The lawsuit was quickly settled by NBC, and Jane Pauley read an apology on the program.
The following Dateline NBC producers were dismissed: Jeff Diamond, executive producer; David Rummel, senior producer; and Robert Read, producer of the report on the pickups. Michele Gillen, the reporter involved in the segment, was transferred to Miami station WTVJ. WTVJ, channel 6 is the NBC owned-and-operated Television station for South Florida, licensed to Miami. Michael G. Gartner, president of the news division, resigned under pressure.
Dateline NBC soon returned to the controversy spotlight via a May 4, 1993 piece titled "Cataract Cowboys" in which Brian Ross claimed that doctors unnecessarily performed surgery on elderly patients. Events 1256 - The Augustinian monastic order is constituted at the Lecceto Monastery when Pope Alexander IV Year 1993 ( MCMXCIII) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar) Brian Elliot Ross (born October 23, 1948) is an American investigative correspondent for ABC News. The controversy brought into question techniques used such as disregarding evidence that contradicts a story's claim and using planted accomplices to entrap targets of the story. The Southeastern Eye Center attempted to sue NBC over the story, but later dropped the suit altogether.
On August 11, 2004, two Dateline NBC employees posing as terrorists entered St. Louis Downtown Airport and attempted to gain access to a helicopter and pilot. Events 2492 BC - Traditional date of the defeat of Bel by Hayk, progenitor and founder of the Armenian nation "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again " St Louis Downtown Airport is a public-use Airport located in the St They attempted to pay for a flight using cash and presented out-of-state driver licenses. The airport personnel suspected foul play and contacted the FBI and local authorities, who responded to the scene and detained the NBC crew. Searches of the NBC crew's rental car revealed an assortment of hijacking tools including box-cutters of the type used in the September 11, 2001 attacks and audio tapes of conversations with the airport employees. After being taken into custody, the NBC crew revealed their identities and told investigators that Dateline NBC was planning a story highlighting failures in general aviation airport security and the threat posed by private aircraft as a vector for terrorist attack. General aviation (abbr GA) is one of two categories of Civil aviation. Airport security refers to the techniques and methods used in protecting Airports and Aircraft from Crime. The NBC crew were subsequently released with no charges filed against them. Dateline NBC killed the story and it was never aired. It is very difficult to find any information on this incident outside of aviation news media.  
The "To Catch a Predator" Dateline series hosted by Chris Hansen has been accused of making news rather than reporting news, blurring the line between being a news organization vs. To Catch a Predator is a Reality television show that features a series of Hidden camera investigations by the television newsmagazine Dateline Christopher Edward "Chris" Hansen (born March 26 1959) is an American television personality best known for his work on the Dateline an agency of law enforcement, and having its host impersonating a police officer .
The sting operation begins with recordings of internet chats with "decoys" from Perverted-Justice, posing as teenagers under the age of consent. Perverted Justice Foundation Inc. more commonly known as Perverted-Justice (also known as PeeJ) is a California -based Non-profit organization "To Catch a Predator" videotapes men who attempt to meet the "children" in person. As soon as the target is inside the "sting" house, Hansen confronts them and asks them about the internet chats they had with the decoy. After being confronted by Hansen, the men are arrested by local police.
In February 2007, a man who was featured on "To Catch a Predator" committed suicide when TV crews surrounded his home as police arrived to arrest him.
During the 15th DEFCON hacker conference, Dateline producer Michelle Madigan failed to register as a reporter and used a hidden camera to covertly film attendees, apparently intending to catch hackers admitting to crimes. DEF CON (also written as DEFCON or Defcon) is the world's largest annual Hacker convention held every year in Las Vegas Nevada. On four occasions, DEFCON staff asked her if she wanted to obtain press credentials, but she declined. On August 3, 2007, DEFCON founder Jeff Moss publicly outed Madigan during the "Spot the Reporter" contest, and Madigan ran from the room with several attendees trailing her, taking pictures and video . Events 8 - Roman Empire General Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.
NBC affiliates are widely available in Canada, and MSNBC and NBC News programming is shown for several hours a day on the 24 hour news network Orbit News in Europe and the Middle East. Ann Curry (born November 19 1956) is an American Television news Journalist and news anchor on NBC's morning television Hoda Kotb (commonly pronounced HO-dah COT-bee born 9 August 1964 in Norman Oklahoma) is an American Television news anchor Christopher Edward "Chris" Hansen (born March 26 1959) is an American television personality best known for his work on the Dateline Hoda Kotb (commonly pronounced HO-dah COT-bee born 9 August 1964 in Norman Oklahoma) is an American Television news anchor Josh Mankiewicz is an American journalist who has been reporting for Dateline NBC since 1995 Keith Morrison is a veteran broadcast journalist Since 1995 he has been a correspondent for Dateline NBC. Stone Stockton Phillips (born December 2, 1954 in Texas City Texas) is the former co-anchor of Dateline NBC, a Newsmagazine Margaret Jane Pauley (born October 31, 1950, in Indianapolis Indiana) is an American Television Journalist, and has been Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page Orbit News is a 24 hour satellite and cable channel offering American news programming to viewers abroad primarily geared towards an Arab audience This includes Dateline NBC and several other shows. It is also broadcast on the Seven Network in Australia on Sundays at 5am but is pre-empted by paid programming on regional affiliates Prime Television and Golden West Network. The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. Prime Television is an Australian television network owned by Prime Television Limited. The Golden West Network, often abbreviated to GWN, is an Australian television network owned by Prime Television Limited that is based in .