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NBC News Reduces Presence In Newtown ‘Out Of Respect For The Families’

On “NBC Nightly News” yesterday evening, anchor Brian Williams began a segment in the tragedy in Newtown by noting that NBC may be covering it a bit less than some other news outlets, at least in terms of field reports.

“Out of respect for the families we have reduced our presence there, because many people there have expressed a desire to be left alone,” Williams said.

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