WMAQ Chicago & LX News Highlight Murders Of Transgender People On ‘The Deadliest Year’

NBC O&O WMAQ Chicago will broadcast a new special The Deadliest Year on Saturday, June 3, at 6 p.m. An investigation led by NBC Chicago reporter, Regina Waldrop, and LX visual storyteller, Jalyn Henderson, […]

NBCU’s LX News To Close And Staffers Worry For Experimentation’s Future

Staffers at NBCUniversal Local’s experimental unit LX News got word Wednesday that they’d be shutting down. Some worry that it bodes darkly for news innovation that will connect with new generations of viewers.

LX News’ ‘Powered By Likes: The Social Media Documentary’ Wins Best Short Documentary At Cannes Shorts Film Festival

LX News’ Powered by Likes: The Social Media Documentary won “Best Short Documentary” at the 2023 Cannes Shorts Film Festival, it was announced Monday. The 14-minute film by LX News’ storyteller Cody Broadway follows […]

LX Adds Daily Program Taking Viewers To Stories Across The Country

LX News, the streaming news network of NBCUniversal Local, has introduced a daily program that takes viewers on a cross-country journey of the latest news from NBC local stations. Hosted by Eric Alvarez, the condensed format is akin to the popular NFL RedZone concept, whipping from story to story while providing viewers with context and background – all in a succinct city-focused format. LX News Zone comes from LX News’ mission to explore ideas and experiment with news formats.

LX News’ ‘My New Favorite Olympian’ Podcast Wins 2 Signal Awards

LX News’ multiplatform podcast My New Favorite Olympian earned gold in two categories of the inaugural Signal Awards, presented by the organizers of the Webby Awards. The series’ seven-part second season covering the Beijing […]

LX News To Present Extensive Coverage Of Nov. 8 Midterm Elections

LX News, NBCUniversal Local’s TV and streaming network for younger audiences, will deliver comprehensive news, analysis and reporting covering the midterm elections, highlighted by the live LXtion 2022 special on Tuesday, Nov. […]

LX News & Telemundo Owned Stations’ Bilingual Podcast ‘My New Favorite Futbolista’ Showcases Stars Of World Cup Qatar

Beginning Nov. 1, LX News – NBCUniversal Local’s TV and streaming network for adults 18-45 – and Telemundo owned stations will present a new English and Spanish-language podcast, My New Favorite […]

LX News And 3 NBC Local News Channels Launch On The Roku Channel

NBC Bay Area News, NBC Boston News, NBC San Diego News are now accessible through the Roku Channel. LX News, a TV and streaming network from NBCU Local for millennials and Gen Z-ers, makes its Roku Channel debut.

‘Fixing Us’ Reality Series To Air On NBC O&Os, Cozi, LX News

From the creators of the U.K. documentaries Fixing Dad and The Fixing Challenge, Fixing Us debuts for U.S. audiences on Sept. 10.

NBCLX Now Available On The Roku Platform

Today’s launch includes the debut of LX News, a weekday newscast targeted to Gen Z and millennials.

How Can You Get Younger Viewers To Watch A Linear News Program?

The conventional school of thought teaches that the best way to engage younger viewers is to produce short, snappy, “snackable” content, but the people at LX News must have skipped class that day. The ongoing experiment in programming for millennials and Gen Z from the NBCUniversal Owned Stations took a big leap forward last month with the launch of its first live news programs.

NBC O&Os Launch Multiplatform ‘LX News’

The new show will air live Monday to Friday at 8-10 a.m. and 8-10 p.m. ET via over-the-air TV, cable and OTT/streaming, offering “context” to its targeted audience of millennials and Gen Z-ers.