About the Program

Co-produced by WNYC and Public Radio International, The Takeaway is hosted by veteran journalist John Hockenberry. The show offers listeners a fresh take on the day's news and features a mix of national and international stories.

About the host

John Hockenberry is a three-time Peabody Award winner, four-time Emmy award winner and former Dateline NBC correspondent. He has broad experience as a journalist and commentator for more than two decades. He has reported from all over the world, in virtually every medium, having anchored programs for network, cable and radio. Hockenberry spent more than a decade with NPR as a general assignment reporter, Middle East correspondent and host of several programs. He returned to public radio in 2008 to host The Takeaway.

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