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Network evening newscasts head to Normandy for 75th D-Day anniversary

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The evening news broadcasts for both ABC and NBC will take their broadcasts to Normandy this week as David Muir and Lester Holt anchor special editions for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

Details: Muir will also head "Return to Normandy," a weeklong series airing on both "World News Tonight" and "Nightline," as he accompanies "a half dozen World War II veterans from all over the country" who are heading back to France to mark the occasion.

NBC News launches streaming service to lure young viewers

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NBC News launched "NBC News NOW" on Wednesday, a streaming service with 8 hours of live programming daily that's designed to capture the attention of younger generations of news consumers.

Why it matters: It's the latest TV network to dive into the news streaming wars. CBS, ABC and CNN have all debuted streaming news products in recent years.