°F The heat continues, with highs expected to hit the lower 90s. Hear what this means for four very different New Yorkers.

Femi Oke

News host and Reporter for The Takeaway

Femi Oke appears in the following:

You're on candid camera... and making a music video

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

The Takeaway speaks with British rock band The Get Out Clause. They've made innovative use of CCTV cameras in their home city of Manchester to create a music video for their new song.


Taxis toil over oil

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Gas prices in America have jumped to an average of more than $4 a gallon for the first time. But gas prices aren’t just a problem in the United States. The Takeaway hears from taxi drivers from around the world, whose job depends on the price of gasoline.


Phoenix Lander reaches Mars, begins search for life in polar ice

Monday, May 26, 2008

The Phoenix Mars Lander launched Aug. 4, 2007, in a quest to find life on Mars. After a 10-month journey, the lander successfully touched down on the planet's northern polar surface last night. CNN's technology and environment correspondent Miles O'Brien has been at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory since Friday. He joins us live from Pasadena, Calif.

Pictured: The Phoenix Lander's Delta 2 launch vehicle taking off; an artist's rendering of the lander itself, and one of the very first images sent back from the lander this morning after its successful touchdown last night.

Left to right: Sid Leach; Corby Waste, JPL; NASA/JPL/CalTech/University of Arizona


Polar bear 'endangered' decision approaches

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

The battle over global warming is being fought over a large white mammal — the polar bear. The polar bear's habitat is melting away and a collection of environmental groups including Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity have come together to pressure the government to list polar bears as an endangered species.