SATURDAY, 2ND UPDATE: Ann Curry did not co-host, according to some people who watched the Today show this morning, even though NBC said she would. But, yes, she is reporting from Aurora and contributed to a number of stories, following her Dateline anchoring last night..
FRIDAY PM UPDATE: Less than a month after she departed NBC’s daily morning show, Ann Curry will co-host the Today show with her replacement Savannah Guthrie. Both are traveling to Aurora to report on the shooting at a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises. They will co-anchor Saturday and Sunday. Curry also will anchor a special Dateline Friday at 9 p.m. Brian Williams and Kate Snow will also anchor NBC Nightly News from Aurora in the days ahead. This marks Curry’s first time returning to Today, and she noted when she left the show that from time to time she would be returning as the leader of an NBC News team covering global events.