Outrage after Trump refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power, protests across the U.S. after no officers charged with Breonna Taylor's death, and inside the challenges of mass Covid vaccination.
Watch "NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt" at 6:30 p.m. ET / 5:30 p.m. CT (or check your local listings). After it came to light that U.S. President Trump knew of the deadly nature of COVID-19 in early February of 2020, he now faces questions of why he publicly 'downplayed' the pandemic.
Trump was taped telling Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward that he knew coronavirus was "deadly stuff" and that the virus was "five times more deadly than the flu". Hear what Trump now has to say. CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. Stanford climate scientist Noah Diffenbaugh joins After Hours today to explain why the major wildfires burning through the west coast are more bigger in 2020 than in the past. Plus, CNBC's Kate Rooney reports on the consistent popularity of online trading through brokerages like Robinhood.
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