Journalist and author who hosted the Public Radio show The Takeaway which airs in New York.
He attended the University of Chicago and the University of Oregon in 1980.
He worked as a correspondent for Dateline in 1996.
He has five children with his wife Alison Craiglow Hockenberry, whom he married in 1995.
He gave a negative review of Million Dollar Baby, directed by Clint Eastwood.