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DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
19.Apr.2014
17:1414.59 ms. 
19.Apr.2014
19:2314.58 ms.
19.Apr.2014
22:1314.91 ms. 
20.Apr.2014
00:2414.5 ms.
20.Apr.2014
02:3414.53 ms. 
20.Apr.2014
04:4314.43 ms.
20.Apr.2014
06:5414.47 ms. 
20.Apr.2014
09:3415.15 ms.
20.Apr.2014
11:4414.71 ms. 
20.Apr.2014
13:5314.57 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT -7)  |  Current server time is 13:58

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Kevin Gillespie · 12 March 2014 - 09:33

Day two of a blank white screen at all NBCNews.com sites. March 12, 2014

Joan Novak · 5 March 2014 - 20:35

Bring back to old nbc news. I can read---honestly. I don't need to look at pictures.

Wayne Barentine · 5 March 2014 - 12:55

I can not get any thing but a index no stories to display. This has been going for a long time.

Craig Hjorth · 28 February 2014 - 16:49

I agree with most of the folks here. The new website is very slow sometimes taking 45 seconds to load pages. Just now it took 90 seconds to load the main page. I went over to Yahoo and it loads pages in ½ sec or less and I am running a high end HP workstation with a $1, 200 graphics card and have high speed internet. To be diplomatic, their new format sucks and they need to fire the incompetent idiot that implemented this piece of crap. After many years I changed my home news page to Yahoo.

Aannddrreeww Wootten · 23 February 2014 - 12:15

Cannot get on at all so far after trying a couple of hours. Blank page. Steps suggested above (remove individual cookies) did not work. What's up NBC?

Leonard J Forbes · 13 February 2014 - 08:30

Have not been able to access nbcnews.com. Having trouble on all computers in the house. Has been going on and off for several days. Other sites work well.

Paul Hefferon · 8 February 2014 - 08:39

New design. Can't navigate w Windows Vista and IE9. When I finally got to a page, it was terrible. They are using a Windows 8 style tile look, I guess to attract more mobile users. Sure enough, looked at it on the Iphone and it works fine. Ir still sucks though because you have to scroll endlessly through photo tiles to see articles. No way to quickly cull through the chaff. I assume they think the loss of PC users will be offset by the mobile user gain. Maybe, but I doubt it.

Jan Cronin · 5 February 2014 - 12:14

This site has been my go to site for new for ages. Not any more. I doubt if they'll change it back for people that are unhappy. :( Goodbye, MSNBC...

Mike Broadley · 5 February 2014 - 11:57

All I get is a blank page.

John P Cockrell · 5 February 2014 - 11:47

Firefox go to Options | Privacy | Remove individual cookies. Choose nbcnews.com folder and choose remove cookie.

I really hate the new design...

Don Pfister · 5 February 2014 - 11:38

got TERRIBLE new design first thing this morning then blank page the rest of the day with Chrome. Works with IE. would prefer the blank page to the new design. Yuk!

Jedd Tougas · 5 February 2014 - 11:34

Blank page on nbcnews in chrome, IE however works with the new site design... although that's a whole other story

Doris Kidder Christian · 5 February 2014 - 11:28

all I get is a blank page.

Max Grubb · 5 February 2014 - 11:22

down for me all morning... just tried again... at 2:22est till not working

Jan Nelson · 5 February 2014 - 10:37

nbnews.com will not come up for me, hasn't been up for several hours.

James C. Aker · 5 February 2014 - 10:27

I finally got there using MS IE. Not worth the effort. They have taken a really useful news website and reduced it to point and click pictures al la Windows 8 garbage. I'm done with it. Time to fin a new news outlet.

Michelle Morey · 5 February 2014 - 10:20

Down for me too in Chrome today (2/5). Works in IE. I am not a fan of the redesign at all.

Riley Limsky · 5 February 2014 - 10:15

AARRGGHH!!! My EYES! My EYES! Bring back the old version!!!

James C. Aker · 5 February 2014 - 10:08

Blank page in Foxfire V.27 right now

Ryan David Simpson · 5 February 2014 - 09:45

All I get is a blank page with no error message. I'm using the latest version of Chrome on Windows XP.

Wayne Johnson · 5 February 2014 - 09:28

Down for me in mid-Michigan but my wife's desktop gets it.? Don't feel like cleaning all cookies, some of them save me time.

Randall Johnson · 5 February 2014 - 09:25

I found a post indicating they've redesigned their page radically to suit mobile users. Glad it's working for somebody?? Back to News.yahoo for my homepage, I guess.

Jay Press · 5 February 2014 - 09:18

Another idiot decided to "shake things up" and change the webpage and make it look like Windows 8. Trendy garbage with simplicity gone. After 10 years, it's time to switch home pages.

Bill Barker · 5 February 2014 - 09:13

Down in Philadelphia since last night. On Safari and an iMac

Mick Frazine · 5 February 2014 - 08:53

Was able to get it to open on Chrome. They redesigned the website and it is horrible!! Absolutely horrible!! It's all disjointed, mixed up. A long scrolling front page with oversized pictures. you have to scroll to find a text link to click on. Looks like some kid designed it. Who at NBC thought this was a good idea??!! Too bad they don't have a button to click to go back to the former layout. Hope someone at NBC wises up fast and dumps this new design.

Liz Fernandez · 5 February 2014 - 08:51

using safari nbcnews has been down since last night. while I was on the page it suddenly went blank when I tried to go to a story. It has been down ever since. Hope it is them and not me

Michael Mullin · 5 February 2014 - 08:40

down on Chrome in Detroit area all morning Feb 5

Joel F Raven · 5 February 2014 - 08:20

Continuing "White Screen" outage for nbcnews.com... won't load.

Jean Sutherland · 5 February 2014 - 08:15

Canada, Ontario... getting blank page, husband gets jumbled page.

Bob Tucker · 5 February 2014 - 08:06

nbcnews.com is down in Virginia Beach, Va at 11:00 A.M. and have tried all the suggestions to restore.

Randall Johnson · 5 February 2014 - 08:05

Count me among the "white screen" fails. I've been unable to load the page for four hours now. Acts like it's loaded but just an empty page shows.

Paul Lint · 5 February 2014 - 08:00

Blank page on Firefox all morning. Works on Chrome. Hate the new format.

Riley Limsky · 5 February 2014 - 07:33

A-HA!! (using FireFox) cleared all History, cookies and cache and the NEW website finally appeared...

Timothy O'Grady · 5 February 2014 - 07:18

Down for me all morning. Have to find somewhere else to get my morning news.

Shelby Ross · 5 February 2014 - 06:55

NBCNews.com undergoing site transformation
Tuesday Feb 4, 2014 5:05 PM
NBCNews.com is undergoing maintenance as we launch a newly designed website.

You may experience slowness or other problems at this time as we transform the site. Please check back soon to experience our new look with great stories, a brand new video player, and much more from NBC News’ big names.

Shelby Ross · 5 February 2014 - 06:52

Site is down blank page displayed

Howard Moon · 5 February 2014 - 06:51

Nothing but a blank page.

Debby Litz Ballinger · 5 February 2014 - 06:42

Cannot access NBC News from Ohio. Blank page.

Diane Timmel Harman · 5 February 2014 - 05:56

nbcnews is down for me too. Have been trying since 8 am eastern. In Kentucky.

Jim Harris · 5 February 2014 - 05:01

Completely inaccessible. Was able to launch using http://50.204.7.20/

Janet Palmer · 5 February 2014 - 04:29

it is down for me. been down since 4:45 am 2/5/14

Jean Lightfoot · 5 February 2014 - 04:07

nbcnews.com is down for me. Just a blank page and no redirect.

Maureen Bell · 5 February 2014 - 02:54

Page is blank

Shannon Wheeler · 4 February 2014 - 21:17

nbcnews.com is down for me, blank page, no error or redirect

Bruce Hargreaves · 23 January 2014 - 17:29

Can't reach www.nbcnews.com this afternoon but can reach it (sort of) at http://50.204.7.20/#headline. Clearly a DNS issue, but perhaps only for some ISP's.

Heddie Swanson · 23 January 2014 - 10:34

Cannot reach nbc news on internet explorer either.

Nancy Grogan-Ehat · 23 January 2014 - 07:42

As per Hal Scheinberg, the site is reachable using IP:50.204.7.20, NOT the URL.

Hal Scheinberg · 23 January 2014 - 07:22

DNS issue. Can reach by IP: 50.204.7.20

Craig Adams · 20 November 2013 - 06:26

The main page appears to be up- but links to stories (oddly, not videos) result in "server not found" errors. Other sites are reachable and working, so NBC is still suffering a problem I initially experienced last night. This site was once quite stable- but it was called MSNBC at that point, and administered with competence.

Dean Kelley · 8 November 2013 - 12:59

Down for me for last 20 min plus. All other sites fine.

Reidun Squires · 3 November 2013 - 16:26

Page not loading at all

Mike Arienti · 30 October 2013 - 05:56

It's been slow or down all week...

Robert L. Santuci Jr. · 24 October 2013 - 11:47

I have not been able to load nbcnews.com on any browser for about a week.

Barb Walker Russell · 18 October 2013 - 13:30

Problems for last couple of days with rendering pics; now not loading at all.

Howard Moon · 13 September 2013 - 09:41

It may be *responding*, but it's main page is NOT what is supposed to be. No pics, no text, bunch of links on a dark background. Earlier, just no pics. Now, almost nothing. They removed my comment on their facebook page with no comment.

Sl Ross · 6 September 2013 - 04:42

Getting a redirect error... page won't load at all.

Wind Chapman · 2 July 2013 - 02:03

nbcnews has been down for about 12 hours for me. I can't even get any links to news stories to load. It is the only site I can't get to.

Pat O'Connor · 17 February 2013 - 07:52

Very poor formatting. "Older" and "newer" buttons were added and now the social media buttons are in the middle of the page obscuring the text and there are no page margins. It's bad enough that the headlines are frequently misspelled, but now the stories are hard to read.

Alba Iris Collado Garcia · 5 February 2013 - 17:03

Yes its down since yesterday. Won´t load at all.

Brett Welborn · 18 December 2012 - 07:28

"No site configured for this address"

Debby Litz Ballinger · 17 October 2012 - 11:15

The only site I cannot access is nbcnews.com. I've tried all the suggestions above and still can't. Right in the middle of the debate last night it started again (off and on problems since last week) and I haven't been able to access it since.

Emil de Cou · 8 October 2012 - 08:36

exactly the same as the comment above - nothing will open.

Brett McQuigg · 18 September 2012 - 21:38

I am slowly loosing all functionality on nbcnews.com. First it wouldn't let me access comments, and now I can't click anything at all on the site.

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