Nightly News: Kids Edition (July 15, 2021)

British entrepreneur Richard Branson earned his astronaut wings after flying to the edge of space aboard a Virgin Galactic rocket. He joins us to answer kids’ questions about space. As the Covid-19 delta variant spreads, Dr. John Torres shares what you need to know to stay safe. Inspiring Kids series continues: Meet the winner of this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee. Plus, “Space Jam” star talks about teaming up with LeBron James.

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Amid the coronavirus pandemic, parents across the country are juggling it all while attempting to maintain routine and normalcy. NBC NIGHTLY NEWS: KIDS EDITION is a digest of the top headlines, broken down for kids to best understand the world today. Visit NBC News

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