Bob Oakes has been WBUR’s Morning Edition anchor since 1992. He is one of the most well-known and respected news people in New England, with a 20-year career in radio broadcasting, including ten years with Boston’s all-news commercial radio station WEEI and coverage of national issues for the CBS Radio Network.
BOSTON — The former Navy SEAL and private equity investor from Cohasset talks about what he, as an outsider, could bring to Congress, and some key issues in the race.
BOSTON — For the first time in 40 years, the Bruins and Rangers will square off post-season.
BOSTON — Michael Widmer, president of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, says the proposal from the Senate is “a modest budget, as it should be.”
BOSTON — Psychotherapist and Boston College professor John Dacey discusses anxiety in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings and offers ways to cope.
BOSTON — We speak with a psychiatrist about how to deal with anger in the aftermath of the terror attack on Boston.
BOSTON — We speak with David Frank, managing editor of Mass Lawyers Weekly, to explain the new arrests connected to the Boston Marathon bombings.
BOSTON — For 90 minutes last Thursday night, a 27-year-old entrepreneur was trapped in his own car with the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings.
BOSTON — Candidates have just one more weekend to shore up support after the Boston Marathon bombings effectively froze the race in place.
BOSTON — Muji Karim lost both of his legs after a car accident in 2011. Now, he is trying to learn how to run again, and spreading a message of hope for survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings who also lost limbs.
BOSTON — For the first time since the Boston Marathon bombing, people were able to walk down Boylston Street Wednesday, and past the sites of the two blasts.