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Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 74

In the series finale, Harry Smith investigates the poor pay of Goodwill employees. Also: the story of Celeste Corcoran, a survivor of the Boston Marathon bombings; a portrait of fashion designer Stella McCartney, daughter of Paul McCartney; an inside look at Brooklyn's Hasidic Jewish community. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 72

A 2013 explosion in Kansas City is investigated, with emphasis on the heroic actions of a passing motorist. Also: a look at a drug called Omegaven; a close-up on the artisanal movement in the food industry; a portrait of photographer Rick Guidotti and an exploration of his work. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 71

Brian Williams conducts a group interview with six amputee survivors of the April 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Also: a portrait of Joanna Coles, new editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine; a look at the artisanal movement in the food industry; a close-up on a photojournalism student who documented her unplanned pregnancy. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 70

A report on the devastating tornado in Oklahoma; an exploration of how a raise in income can lead to a termination of public benefits; a look at power networks for women; and a close-up on a filmmaking class at the Perkins School for the Blind in Boston. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 69

The emergency-response system's handling of domestic-violence cases is investigated by Kate Snow. Also: a talk with Zach Galifianakis; and an interview with Marc Fucarile, who was injured in the April 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 68

The abduction case in Cleveland is explored. Also: an interview with Chris Christie; a chat with Jimmy Connors; news items of the week. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 67

Domestic violence, protection orders and gun issues are explored. Also: a look at bionic limbs through the experiences of Celeste and Sydney Corcoran, who survived the Boston Marathon bombings; a portrait of transgender author Jennifer Finney Boylan; efforts to preserve the rainforest in Ecuador. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 66

Interviewed: Celeste and Sydney Corcoran, a mother and daughter who were injured in the Boston Marathon bombings; Jackie and Warren Hance, parents of three daughters who were killed in a 2009 car accident. Also: profiles of actors who star in TV commercials. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 65

Updates on the Boston Marathon bombings include reflections on heroism and the stories of survivors. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 64

Laurene Powell Jobs, wife of the late Steve Jobs, discusses her advocacy of young undocumented immigrants. Also: a chat with volleyball player Gabrielle Reece; a dietary supplement available for purchase that the FDA has deemed illegal; a talk with Change.org founder Ben Rattray. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 63

Charting the Masked Marauders, a fictional 1969 supergroup. Concocted by a rock critic, the band supposedly featured John Lennon, Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney and Bob Dylan. Also: a drug-treatment center allegedly linked to the Church of Scientology; adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); news items from the week. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 62

Kate Snow investigates identity thieves who steal tax refunds. Also: Harry Smith profiles Miami Heat owner Micky Arison; and Savannah Guthrie interviews Cate Edwards, daughter of John and Elizabeth Edwards. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 61

Brian Williams interviews the Emanuel brothers: Chicago mayor Rahm, agent Ari and doctor Zeke. Also: juveniles who are locked in adult prisons; an elementary school in Lebanon, Tenn., that is home to 15 sets of twins; and news items from the week. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 60

The struggle of women to balance work and family is explored via an interview with former CFO Erin Callan. Also: Kate Snow spotlights the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival; Mary Carillo examines panic attacks, with insight from golfer Charlie Beljan. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 59

Brian Williams explores poverty in the U.S. by visiting Camden, N.J.; Richard Engel interviews author Gianluigi Nuzzi, who casts light on the secrets and inner workings of the Catholic Church. Also: a portrait of Kevin Plank, CEO of the Under Armour sports-apparel company. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 58

The battle for female ski jumpers to compete in the Olympics. Also: A foundation to help survivors of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing is investigated; author Judy Blume is interviewed; and the satirical media outlet the Onion is spotlighted. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 57

Computer hacking and cyber threats are investigated; the Oscar Pistorius case is explored. Also: claims that contaminated water caused male breast cancer in marines at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina; efforts to save pandas from extinction in China. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 56

Efforts to save pandas from extinction in China. Also: Harry Smith spotlights a faith-based game show; and Kate Snow profiles prosecutor Kym Worthy, who seeks justice for female victims of crime in the Detroit area. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 55

The story of Polish pilot Tad Wrona, who successfully landed a Boeing 767 without landing gear in Warsaw in November 2011; an interview with author Chrisanna Northrup ("The Normal Bar") and her husband, Mark; a report on young sisters who are endurance runners. Also: a faith-based game show; the week's news. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 54

Interviews with Quvenzhané Wallis and Dwight Henry, stars of the Oscar-nominated 2012 film "Beasts of the Southern Wild"; a visit with Dr. Eric Topol, who discusses health care; a portrait of TV pitchman Ron Popeil; a talk with Gen. Martin Dempsey, the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 53

Filmmaker Paul Haggis ("Crash") speaks out about leaving the Church of Scientology. The segment includes insight from author Lawrence Wright ("Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief") and former Scientology clergy members. Also: commentary on Lance Armstrong; efforts to help children in the slums of Kibera in Nairobi, Kenya. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 52

Kate Snow's report on the risks of text messaging while behind the wheel includes profiles of two families with loved ones involved in distracted-driving crashes. Also: Jenna Bush Hager interviews "1600 Penn" star Josh Gad; and Natalie Morales chats with Mayo Clinic obesity researcher James Levine about the health dangers of a sedentary job. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 51

Freed reporter Richard Engel and his crew talk about being held captive in Syria; Ann Curry explores how the Sandy Hook school shooting inspired a viral cause to commit acts of kindness; Pastor Rick Warren discusses a diet-and-fitness program. Also: a portrait of author James Patterson; marriage proposals at Rockefeller Center during the holidays; hot news topics. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 50

An interview with Susan Rice; an update on a survivor of the July 2012 movie-theater shooting in Colorado; how an increase of income can lead to the loss of benefits. Also: Chobani Greek Yogurt CEO Hamdi Ulukaya is profiled; children's-book author Mary Pope Osborne is interviewed. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 49

Brian Williams interviews Apple CEO Tim Cook; Ann Curry chats with filmmaker Peter Jackson ("The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey"); and Harry Smith explores an end-of-life medical system. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 48

Ann Curry profiles educated, employed people who are homeless. Also: sibling NFL players Husain and Hamza Abdullah, who put their football careers on hold to pursue their religious faith; holiday-shopping trends; and hot news stories. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 47

The scandal surrounding David Petraeus is explored; Richard Engel travels to Yemen in search of an Al Qaeda munitions expert. Also: a man who went to prison for mortgage fraud; the use of virtual reality to help hospital patients overcome pain; hot topics. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 46

Ann Curry profiles people impacted by Hurricane Sandy; Kate Snow interviews author Andrew Solomon ("Far From the Tree"); Dr. Nancy Snyderman explores Internet addiction; and Harry Smith details the growth of manufacturing in the U.S. Also: hot topics. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 45

Brian Williams, Harry Smith, Tom Brokaw, Ann Curry, Richard Engel and Natalie Morales file reports on Hurricane Sandy. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 44

President Barack Obama is interviewed on the campaign trail. Also: two women from Lance Armstrong's inner circle who went public about the cyclist's alleged doping; the use of video games and virtual reality to help hospital patients overcome pain; a look at the week's news. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 43

Harry Smith interviews designer Tory Burch, who casts light on her international fashion business. Also: the potential extinction of orangutans; the story of a college student who allegedly misused the drug Adderall to help him academically. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 42

An interview with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg; a study of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through the experiences of a soldier returning home from Afghanistan; a summary of gluten-free diets; a look at how political campaigns court voters. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 41

The sexual assault of female soldiers in the U.S. military is investigated. Also: a new education initiative; a portrait of David Finch, who was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome; the influence of the book "Fifty Shades of Grey" on a small Maine town; the dog-friendly set of "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart." read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 40

Ted Koppel explores partisan media by interviewing Bill O'Reilly, Bill Maher and Ann Coulter. Also: the story of a person accused of stealing $53 million from a small Illinois town; an interview with actor Steve Buscemi. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 39

Nancy Snyderman examines Internet dependency and studies that equate it with drug or alcohol addiction. Also: a report on media outlets that scrutinize statements by public officials; an interview with pop sensation Justin Bieber; a look at extravagant family reunions. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 38

Mormonism in America is explored. Included: the religion's history; controversies; and rituals as seen through the eyes of three Mormon households. Also: an examination of the business successes of Mormons; a look at the musical "The Book of Mormon." read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 37

Willie Geist provides a status report on the lives of Olympic athletes after their return home from London 2012. Also: a Scientology-based drug-rehabilitation program; an interview with Ann Romney; camp letters written by children to their parents. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 36

A look at the impact of expensive medical bills on victims of violent crimes. Also: a preview of the 2012 Summer Olympics includes an interview with filmmaker Danny Boyle, director of the opening ceremony; a chat with Olympic swimmer Cullen Jones; a conversation with composer John Williams, writer of "Olympic Fanfare and Theme"; and a portrait of Billy Fiske (1911-40), an Olympic champion who was killed in World War II. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 35

Peter Alexander interviews Mitt Romney's five sons: Tagg Romney, Matt Romney, Josh Romney, Ben Romney and Craig Romney. Also: a portrait of Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas; a look at rising student-loan debt; a stop at a water-ski show in Wisconsin. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 34

Kate Snow explores Scientology in a segment that features the views of two former members of the church. Also: a rebel commander trying to liberate his hometown in Syria; and cruise-line accountability issues in the wake of the January 2012 Costa Concordia shipwreck. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 33

Kate Snow puts the focus on babies who are born addicted to prescription painkillers their mothers abuse; Chelsea Clinton spotlights a correctional facility promoting education to high-risk youth. Also: the construction of a radio telescope; excessive noise at professional tennis matches; behind the scenes of Macy's July 4 fireworks show. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 32

A report on methods used by hospitals to collect money owed to them; a look at the impact political turmoil in Egypt has had on the work of archaeologists. Also: an interview with Joe and Jane Clementi, parents of a Rutgers student who committed suicide after being filmed kissing another man. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 31

Updates on the Jerry Sandusky trial; an interview with Madonna Badger, whose three daughters and parents were killed in a December 2011 fire; a chat with screenwriter Aaron Sorkin; and a portrait of Garrett Jackson, Mitt Romney's personal aide. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 30

Fanconi anemia, a genetic disease that requires a bone-marrow transplant, is seen through the eyes of a mother whose three daughters have the disease. Also: A booming real-estate market in South Florida is spotlighted; and Candice Bergen is interviewed. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 29

Savannah Guthrie interviews Internet entrepreneurs Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning; Matt Lauer speaks with songstress Adele; Mary Carillo profiles disabled athlete Oscar Pistorius; Kate Snow updates her report on concussions suffered by high-school girls playing soccer. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 28

Kate Snow explores the prevalence of concussions in sports, focusing on girls who have suffered concussions playing soccer. Also: the triumph of a failed racehorse named Neville Bardos; an archival report from 1961 projecting the death of rock and roll in America. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 27

President Barack Obama and his national security and military teams detail the May 2, 2011, operation that targeted Osama bin Laden in a segment that goes inside the secretive Situation Room in the White House. Interviewed: Vice President Joe Biden; Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; Adm. Mike Mullen; and National Security Adviser Tom Donilon. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 26

Carl Quintanilla reports on Costco's business success; Kate Snow profiles "permanent patients," people who stay at hospitals because they have nowhere else to go; Chelsea Clinton explores a large restaurant chain that helps the hungry. Also: a lottery to score tickets for Broadway's "The Book of Mormon." read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 25

Harry Smith interviews Madonna, who talks about parenthood and her 2012 CD "MDNA." Also: Ted Koppel compares and contrasts elections in France and in the U.S.; and Lester Holt profiles Jamaican track star Usain Bolt. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 24

Scott Cohn scrutinizes a potential defect in rifles and shotguns from a major gun manufacturer; Harry Smith spotlights New York ironworkers and their decade-long work at the World Trade Center site. Also: a portrait of Drew Eckmann, who hosts music concerts that feature national acts in his living room. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 23

The accuracy of police photo lineups is explored. Also: a portrait of Chinese dancer and choreographer Jin Xing; and a look at finalists vying for the job of LEGO master model builder. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 22

Kate Snow explores how the slumping economy has forced small businesses and individuals to seek loans from pawn shops. Also: personal reflections on the Trayvon Martin case; efforts to help veterans and military spouses find employment; a look at researchers who unearth dirt on political opponents. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 21

Richard Engel reports on an international computer-hacking crime and how a U.S. professor and his students helped crack the case. Also: a look at the series "Mad Men" with show creator Matthew Weiner; a visit with Greco-Roman wrestler Rulon Gardner; and a segment on smart phones and how they sometimes interrupt theater performances, concerts and church services. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 20

British prime minister David Cameron is interviewed by Brian Williams. Also: Kate Snow explores allegations of sexual abuse of foreign exchange students by host parents; and Amy Poehler talks about the Upright Citizens Brigade comedy troupe. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 19

Matt Lauer explores the case of a North Carolina father who shot his daughter's computer as punishment for posting an online rant. Both father and daughter are interviewed. Also: a portrait of Internet entrepreneur Nick Denton; a status report on the March 2011 Japan earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 18

Ann Curry reports on a humanitarian crisis in the Sudan in which black African tribes in the Nuba Mountains are allegedly being targeted for ethnic cleansing. Also: Kate Snow profiles Svante Myrick, mayor of Ithaca, N.Y.; Harry Smith explores an uprising in Russia protesting Vladimir Putin's return to the Kremlin. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 17

Harry Smith travels to South Africa to report on the killing of the rhinoceros for its in-demand horns. Also: Kate Snow profiles Svante Myrick, mayor of Ithaca, N.Y.; and Brian Williams interviews author Charles Murray ("Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010"). read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 16

Mike Taibbi visits Flint, Mich., to report on the positive turnaround in the U.S. auto industry. Also: the improvement of school reading scores; the centuries-long journey of two American families; a behind-the-scenes look at a FedEx sorting facility; and Valentine's Day dinner at White Castle. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 15

Meredith Vieira interviews Mimi Alford, author of "Once Upon a Secret: My Affair With President John F. Kennedy and Its Aftermath." Alford describes the 18-month affair she allegedly had with Kennedy that began when she was 19-years-old. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 14

Kate Snow explores Florida residents' views on political issues and the 2012 election. Also: a report on the pros and cons of biomedical research on chimpanzees; and a look at "re-shoring," a trend in which overseas manufacturing is returning to the U.S. read more

NBC News Republican Candidates Debate Season 1, Episode 13

GOP presidential candidates Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum square off at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Brian Williams moderates the debate. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 12

Harry Smith explores the Costa Concordia cruise-ship accident; Ted Koppel reports on super PACs; Kate Snow interviews Zynga CEO Mark Pincus. Also: a report on the return of manufacturing jobs to the U.S.; a look at viral videos. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 11

Mike Taibbi spotlights presidential candidate Mitt Romney's roots by traveling to Mexico. Also: a look at a Nashville family with ties to the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti; an interview with George Clooney; a chat with author Rick Riordan, writer of the "Percy Jackson and the Olympians" book series. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 10

Harry Smith explores a type of booming real estate: farmland. Also: the dangers of lobster diving; an interview with comics Fred Armisen and Darrell Hammond; the process of cleaning confetti-strewn Times Square in the wake of New Year's Eve. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 9

Kate Snow sheds light on a grassroots Web site that helps fund creative projects; Hoda Kotb profiles theater-company founder Lou Bellamy; Sara James explores potentially groundbreaking medicine. Also: an interview with Regis Philbin; a look at awkward holiday photos; and a portrait of music group Mannheim Steamroller. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 8

Kate Snow explores an organized baby-theft network; Harry Smith examines a comedy troupe of American Muslims; and Nancy Snyderman reports on the progress of Bryan Stow, a baseball fan who was brutally beaten in a Dodger Stadium parking lot in March 2011. Also: Steve Martin is interviewed; the music group Mannheim Steamroller are spotlighted. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 7

Ted Koppel explores the U.S. military's withdrawal in Iraq. Chelsea Clinton reports on a humanitarian's effort to aid needy children in Pine Bluff, Ark. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 6

Richard Engel explores gold mining in West Africa's primitive artisanal mines and how the region's children and poor are allegedly being exploited as they work in the pits. Also: a look at the work of NYC transportation commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan; and an in-studio interview with Jimmy Fallon. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 5

An interview with Reggie Love, President Barack Obama's special assistant. Also: Richard Engel reports on Cairo's push toward democracy; Kate Snow explores the weak economy's impact on newly poor Americans; and Harry Smith examines a cheating scandal in a U.S. school system allegedly perpetrated by teachers and administrators. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 4

Updates on the Penn State University scandal include insight into Jerry Sandusky's inner circle; the nation's reaction to the scandal; and perspective from faculty members. Also: an interview with Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel; and a chat with Betty White. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 3

Bob Costas explores the Penn State University sex-abuse scandal and its impact on the school's now former football coach, Joe Paterno. In addition, Kate Snow examines Alabama's new controversial immigration law and interviews the state's governor, Robert Bentley. Also: photographer Annie Leibovitz is interviewed. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 2

Richard Engel examines the economic crisis in Greece and its impact on the world markets; and Dr. Nancy Snyderman investigates the case of a woman who was subjected to forced sterilization. Also: Tina Fey is interviewed. read more

Rock Center With Brian Williams Season 1, Episode 1

In-depth stories and interviews with newsmakers are featured in this newsmagazine anchored by Brian Williams. The premiere explores a new industry that grants U.S. citizenship to women who arrive from China. Also: antigovernment activists in Syria; an area in America with a negative unemployment rate; and a new airline boarding process. Harry Smith, Kate Snow and Richard Engel report. The program is broadcast from Studio 3B in Rockefeller Center in New York City. read more

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