The National Desk

America’s News, Now.

The National Desk (TND) provides real-time national news and regional stories from Sinclair Broadcast Group stations online and on-air providing a comprehensive, commentary-free look at the most impactful news of the day. The program showcases the depth and breadth of Sinclair journalists from across the country to help guide viewers through important news events and issues happening at the moment across the country and around the world.   

TND morning news program, live from 6-9 am ET / 6-8 am PT, Monday through Friday, focuses on issues and matters of importance that  people need to know about as they start their day. TND’s coverage continues throughout the day on social and digital platforms and, wraps up the day with a live two-hour late news program, weeknights from 10 pm-12 am ET / 7-9 pm PT, that explores consumer news, economic issues, politics, health concerns, as well as investigative reports and breaking news. These topics are covered by local reporters to ensure viewers get clear, reliable and trusted information.  

TND airs on Sinclair’s CW, MYTV and select FOX affiliated broadcast stations. TND also streams live on STIRR, all Sinclair news websites, and, which is available to all viewers, free of charge with no subscription, log in or authentication required. TND is also available live and on demand on YouTube.