The Takeaway

Monday through Thursday at 2:00 p.m.
  • Hosted by John Hockenberry

The Takeaway with John Hockeberry is is a fast paced look at the news of the day.  Newsmakers, experts, and people affected by the news are all part of the conversation.  You’ll hear in the moment conversations, sharp analysis and stories you won’t find elsewhere.  It’s also space on the radio for you to “share what you know”.  The Takeaway is a program for anyone with a curious mind.

As host of The Takeaway, John Hockenberry returned to public radio after 15 years with ABC and NBC, where he hosted Dateline.  He has  earned four Emmy Awards, three Peabody Awards, an Edward R. Murrow Award and a Casey Medal. Born in Dayton, Ohio, Hockenberry grew up in upstate New York and Michigan, and attended the University of Chicago and the University of Oregon.