New Dateline’s “Night of the Summer Solstice” Airs Friday, January 22 at 9 p.m./8 p.m. CT
THE STORY: Just a few hours after the longest day of the year in 1990, hikers find 21-year-old UCLA student Ron Baker’s body in a Los Angeles area train tunnel. As detectives investigate, they begin to wonder if Ron’s interest in an alternative religion is connected to the murder, but soon discover the suspects are much closer to home. Friday’s Dateline reveals the latest developments in the case, as well as interrogation tapes and police photos from the investigation.
REPORTED BY: Keith Morrison
INTERVIEWS WITH: Ron’s sister Patty Baker, best-selling crime novelist Michael Connelly and more.
WHERE: Los Angeles, California
Dateline’s “The Mansion on Ocean Boulevard” Airs Sunday, January 24 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. CT
THE STORY: When Max Shacknai and Rebecca Zahau die tragically within one week of each other in the same house, families and friends suspect something or someone sinister is behind their deaths.
REPORTED BY: Josh Mankiewicz
INTERVIEWS WITH: Max Shacknai’s mother and uncle, Rebecca Zahau’s sister, Attorney Keith Greer and more.
WHERE: Coronado, California
is the longest-running series in NBC primetime history and is in its 29th season. is anchored by Lester Holt and features correspondents Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Natalie Morales, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy. Airing Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT, Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT and Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT, is the #1 Friday newsmagazine and reaches more than 17 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. Additionally, closed out 2019-2020 broadcast season as the #1 Friday newsmagazine across the board. David Corvo is the senior executive producer, and Liz Cole is the executive producer.