David Greene

Environmental Engineer and Senior Researcher at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Knoxville, TN

David Greene appears in the following:

Morning News Brief: Puerto Rico, Senate Health Care Plan

Thursday, October 19, 2017

President Trump welcomes the governor of Puerto Rico to the White House Thursday. A bipartisan bill in the Senate to help stabilize Affordable Care Act marketplaces is officially released on Thursday.

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News Brief: Health Care Deal, Travel Ban Blocked By Hawaii Judge

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Senators reached a deal to stabilize the Affordable Care Act insurance markets for 2 years. President Trump's third executive order restricting travel from some countries to the U.S. has been blocked.

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Senate Leadership Fund Fights Attacks On Establishment Candidates

Monday, October 16, 2017

Breitbart News' Steve Bannon says he'll support GOP candidates who promise to vote against Sen. Mitch McConnell. Steven Law, of the Senate Leadership Fund, backs establishment GOP Senate candidates.

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Tom Hanks Is Obsessed With Typewriters (So He Wrote A Book About Them)

Monday, October 16, 2017

The actor's new collection of short fiction — his debut book as an author — is called Uncommon Type, and each story has something to do with the machine close to his heart.

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Jackie Chan Jumps Back Into The Action With 'The Foreigner'

Friday, October 13, 2017

Though he said he was retiring in 2012, the actor is back in The Foreigner, his first American action movie in seven years. But what he really wants is to "make a drama film without one punch."

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News Brief: Trump's Tax Plan, California's Raging Wildfires

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

President Trump heads to Harrisburg, Pa., to talk to an audience that will include truckers about his tax overhaul. And, more than a dozen people have died in intense wildfires in Northern California.

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Marc Maron On Robin Williams, Barack Obama And Learning To Be A Good Listener

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

NPR interviewed Maron in the cramped garage where he tapes most of his podcast, WTF. When he's the interviewer, he says, "I generally don't have a page full of questions, like you have there."

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Morning News Brief: Wine Country Fires, Clean Power Plan

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

At least 10 people have died in wildfires, forcing residents in wine country north of San Francisco to flee as homes went up in flames. And, the EPA plans to withdraw from the Clean Power Plan.

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Security Experts Continue To Try To 'Make Soft Targets Less Soft'

Monday, October 02, 2017

National security analyst Juliette Kayyem says that while an outdoor concert hall will never be a "hard" target, security experts will look at elevated positioning in the effort to improve safety.

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Police Look For Clues In Las Vegas Shooting

Monday, October 02, 2017

Law enforcement authorities say a motive in Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas is unclear. Authorities are searching the suspect's home in Mesquite, Nev., for clues.

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President Trump To Visit Las Vegas On Wednesday

Monday, October 02, 2017

NPR Special Coverage: Trump says the shooting Sunday night was an "act of pure evil." More than 50 people were killed when a shooter opened fire. Hospitals are jammed with injured concert-goers.

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News Brief: Las Vegas Shooting, Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

Monday, October 02, 2017

Hospital officials in Las Vegas say more than 50 people are dead after a shooting Sunday night on the Strip. And, President Trump said hurricane relief is going "really well." Others disagree.

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GOP Lays Out Tax Overhaul Plan

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

President Trump and GOP lawmakers unveil some of the details of their plan to revamp the federal tax code, proposing deep cuts in both individual and corporate tax rates.

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News Brief: Ala. GOP Senate Runoff, Facebook's Role In 2016 Election

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Alabama voters are choosing the Republican candidate in a primary runoff election for the state's open Senate seat. And, Facebook will turn over all of its Russian-sponsored ads to Congress.

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News Brief: NFL Players React To Trump Tweet, Germany's Elections

Monday, September 25, 2017

Football players knelt, linked arms or stayed off the field during the national anthem following President Trump's tweet on Friday. German voters gave Chancellor Merkel another four years in office.

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On 'Sky Trails,' David Crosby Recounts His Regrets And Revelations

Friday, September 22, 2017

The revered folk-rock songwriter returns with his third solo album in four years, which meditates on past mistakes and personal growth.

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With New Healthcare Bill, Senate GOP Give 'Repeal And Replace' Another Shot

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Senate Republicans have a new plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, but some moderate Republicans aren't yet on board.

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President Trump: 'Put Your Countries First'

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

President Trump took the stage this morning to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York with an "America first" message and some tough words for North Korea.

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Trump Addresses U.N. General Assembly With Tough Talk On Korea

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The president has harsh words for North Korea's leader, whom he refers to as "Rocket Man." He also calls the Iran deal "an embarrassment to the United States."

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News Brief: Russia Probe, Trump To Address U.N. General Assembly

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Reports say one of President Trump's campaign managers may have been wiretapped as part of the Russia election meddling probe. Trump is set to deliver his first address to the U.N. General Assembly.

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