David Greene

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

David Greene appears in the following:

Senate Leaders Weigh In On Comey Firing

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

On Wednesday, Sen. Mitch McConnell rejected calls for a special prosecutor or independent Russia investigation given the firing of FBI Director James Comey, NPR's Geoff Bennett tells David Greene.

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Rep. Stewart On Comey Firing: 'It Was Probably Appropriate To Make A Change'

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The president fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Domenico Montanaro and GOP Rep. Chris Stewart, member of the House Intelligence Committee, about the decision.

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FCC Chief Makes Case For Tackling Net Neutrality Violations 'After The Fact'

Friday, May 05, 2017

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is repealing Obama-era regulations for Internet providers. He tells NPR he prefers taking targeted action against actual harms, not preemptively regulating hypothetical ones.

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News Brief: Border Wall Issue, GOP Health Care, North Korea Anniversary

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

U.S.-Mexico wall could violate 1970 treaty. House Speaker Ryan and other GOP leaders work to put final touches on health plan. And, it's the 85th anniversary of the founding of North Korea's military.

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Brad Paisley On 'Love And War,' Dialogue And Protest

Monday, April 24, 2017

One of mainstream country's biggest stars, Paisley subtly pushes the boundaries on his new album, which features a collaboration with Timbaland and a protest song written with John Fogerty.

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George W. Bush Calls Foreign Aid A Moral And Security Imperative

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bush has dedicated billions to combat AIDS in Africa and recently traveled to the continent. If nothing had been done about the pandemic during his time in office, he said, "I would've been ashamed."

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Nunes Steps Down From Russia Election-Meddling Investigation

Thursday, April 06, 2017

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes has stepped down from his committee's investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election.

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Mayte Garcia Knew She Would Marry Prince, But Could Never Have Predicted How

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

In her new book, The Most Beautiful, Garcia explains how an unlikely meeting at one of the pop icon's concerts sparked a relationship full of love, surprises and, ultimately, heartbreak.

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Nashville Newscaster Finds Workaround For Lack Of NCAA Footage

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Eric Alvarez from FOX 17 used a little rubber duck on his desk to represent the Oregon Ducks. And Lego figures.

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If Sleep Escapes You, Dial This Number

Monday, March 27, 2017

Mattress company Casper has created a hotline where callers can listen to sleep-inducing sounds. Like, the ocean. Or the history of the cocktail weiner.

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Cheech Marin On How His Famed Comic Collaboration Was Like Chicano Art

Monday, March 13, 2017

Marin, who has been collecting Chicano art for years, writes about the art of Cheech and Chong's comedy in Cheech Is Not My Real Name ... But Don't Call Me Chong!

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The Magnetic Fields On The Improbably Autobiographical '50 Song Memoir'

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Stephin Merritt — by his own estimation, "the least confessional singer-songwriter in history" — unpacks his most confessional work.

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Is A Political Solution The Only Way To End The War In Syria?

Monday, February 06, 2017

Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii was criticized for traveling to Syria to meet with President Assad. And, the aunt of a drowned Syrian refugee has started a foundation in the infant's name.

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What Is House GOP Trying To Do With Vote On Congressional Ethics Office?

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

NPR's political director gives us the latest on moves by House Republicans to curb an independent ethics watchdog. President-elect Donald Trump has already weighed in.

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Trump Takes On Boeing Over Air Force One

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Donald Trump went after Boeing, accusing the company of overcharging the government for the new Air Force One. Here's a look at what goes into this unique plane.

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The Legacy Of The Man Who Planned The Pearl Harbor Attack

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto was the chief architect of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago. Naval historian Capt. Yukoh Watanabe talks about Adm. Yamamoto's legacy in Japan.

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Christmas Lights That Honor Prince

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

A family known for putting on a Christmas light show is paying tribute to Prince this year.

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How China Is Reacting to Trump's Taiwan Call

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

A front-page editorial of China's official People's Daily newspaper denounces Donald Trump for speaking with Taiwan's president. A look at how a single call could affect U.S.-China relations.

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Buzz Aldrin Recovering In New Zealand

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

The ex-astronaut is being treated by Dr. David Bowie. Not the late pop star. A real doctor named David Bowie.

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This Week, The Cleveland Browns Didn't Lose

Monday, December 05, 2016

We should note that the Browns, who are 0-12 so far this season, did not play this weekend.

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