Ask a Nobel Laureate: Peace Prize Winner Wangari Maathai

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Wangari Maathai, the winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize will be our special guest on Friday's Takeaway (April 10, 2009). What would you like us to ask Africa's first female Nobel P...
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The Takeaway for Thursday, April 9, 2009 (Final Edition)

Thursday, April 09, 2009

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Captain of U.S. ship held hostage by pirates

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Captain Richard Phillips of the cargo ship, the Maersk Alabama, is still being held captive by pirates off the coast of Somalia. The other 19 crew members were able to regain control ...
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How do you search for jobs?

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Unemployment numbers are on the rise. That means that the number of people searching for jobs is also on the rise. Have you been using technology like Twitter to get in touch with emp...
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Simpsons celebrated with commemorative stamp

Thursday, April 09, 2009

To recognize great figures in history, the United States Postal Service issues commemorative stamps. The most recent great figures? The Simpson family: Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Ma...
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Are you experiencing economic anxiety?

Thursday, April 09, 2009

There are two sides of the recession: Anxiety and hope. Which side do you fall on? Do you have trouble sleeping because you're worried about your job? Are you exploring new ways to find jobs?
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The Takeaway for Thursday, April 9, 2009 (Early Edition)

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Headlines; Views on gay marriage
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The Takeaway for Wednesday, April 8, 2009 (Final Edition)

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

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UConn wins NCAA women's championship

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Rounding out a perfect season, UConn's women's basketball team took home the NCAA national championship yesterday. The Huskies defeated the Louisville Cardinals 76-54 last night to wi...
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How much information is too much information?

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

A lot of information is available online. Whether it is on Facebook, Twitter or your blog, there may be some details about your life that you don't want your kids to know about. Where...
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The Takeaway for Wednesday, April 8, 2009 (Early Edition)

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Headlines; Restrictions on short-selling
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Though your past is online for all to see, how honest are you with your kids?

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

The Takeaway is asking how much parents should tell their children about their lives, especially when so many details can be found on the internet. Where do YOU draw the line? And k...
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Angry dogs, sex drugs and $880,000 face cream: John Waters gives The Takeaway a private art tour

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

Trouble viewing this video? Check out the YouTube version.
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The Takeaway for Tuesday, April 7, 2009 (Final Edition)

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

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Do you have an itch you need scratched?

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

Scientists now know why scratching an itch has such a satisfying effect. But we're going beyond that and asking if you have an itch you need scratched? Are you done with the senate ra...
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The Takeaway for Tuesday, April 7, 2009 (Early Edition)

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

Headlines; President Obama in Turkey
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Goodbye and good riddance! Signing off in style...

Monday, April 06, 2009

The Takeaway's Femi Oke is on assignment this week. She's looking for your memorable e-mail and sign-off letters that have been sent to bosses post-layoff. Perhaps you're a boss who...
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2009 baseball predictions, and the 'recession specials' at every ballpark

Monday, April 06, 2009

Take a look ahead at the '09 season, with a list of predictions for the finish of each team, a quick summary of the team's prospects, and a round-up of what they're doing to entice ca...
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The Takeaway for Monday, April 6, 2009 (Final Edition)

Monday, April 06, 2009

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Get excited for NCAA championships

Monday, April 06, 2009

When the NCAA championship is on the line, it is easy for everyone to become a basketball fan. This week, both the men's and women's final games will take place this week. The Michiga...
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