David Greene

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

David Greene appears in the following:

News Brief: Accusations Against Franken, House Tax Overhaul Win

Friday, November 17, 2017

A Los Angeles radio host says now-Sen. Al Franken forced himself on her while the two were on a USO tour in 2006. And, the House has passed its massive 1.4 trillion dollar tax overhaul.

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News Brief: Roy Moore Denies Latest Allegation, Hearing Preview

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

A 5th woman has come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against the Alabama Senate candidate. A Senate panel holds a hearing on the president's unfettered power to launch a nuclear strike.

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News Brief: Asia Trip Winds Down, Moore Denies Misconduct Allegations

Monday, November 13, 2017

President Trump met with Philippine President Duterte on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit. And, Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore continues to deny allegations of sexual misconduct with minors.

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In 'Wonder Valley,' There's More Than One Los Angeles

Friday, November 10, 2017

Ivy Pochoda's latest was informed by creative writing classes she teaches on L.A.'s Skid Row. "My L.A. experience, it was a little bit different, and I think the book sort of reflects that," she says.

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News Brief: China Lavishes Trump With Red-Carpet Treatment

Thursday, November 09, 2017

President Trump and his Chinese counterpart held bilateral meetings in Beijing and then made a joint appearance before the press. And, how do ordinary Chinese view America and the president?

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News Brief: Texas Shooting Update, Trump Visits South Korea

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Devin Kelley shouldn't have been allowed to legally buy guns. Why did the Air Force fail to enter Kelley's conviction in a federal database? And, President Trump met with the leader of South Korea.

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GOP Tax Plan Calls For Deep Cuts In Tax Rates

Thursday, November 02, 2017

House Republicans are unveiling a draft tax bill that would slash both individual and corporate rates. The challenge is paying for it. The draft bill has some new wrinkles.

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Lawmakers Grill Tech Firms On Russia's Use Of Social Media To Influence 2016 Election

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Executives for major tech firms, including Google, Facebook and Twitter, take questions in Congress on Wednesday about their role in Russian interference in the last election.

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Unrest In Nairobi After Kenya's President Wins Election Rerun

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

After annulling and rerunning its presidential election, Kenya's incumbent president was announced its next president. What now? Can Kenya's leaders repair the tribal animosities that heightened during this extended election process?

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The Latest In The Russia Inquiry: Are Indictments Imminent?

Monday, October 30, 2017

Some news organizations are reporting — but NPR hasn't confirmed — that special counsel Robert Mueller has secured his first indictment. Other developments in the Russia probes are expected this week.

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In 'Long Way Down,' The Ghosts Of Gun Violence Chill A Plan For Revenge

Monday, October 30, 2017

Jason Reynolds' new book follows a 15-year-old who must make a crucial decision after the murder of his brother, all in the time it takes for an elevator to travel 60 seconds to the ground floor.

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In Shelbyville, Tenn., 'Proud To Be White' And 'Hate Is Not The Solution'

Monday, October 30, 2017

David Greene traveled to Shelbyville, Tenn., to see how the White Lives Matter rally was experienced by two very different people in the small town.

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'Stranger Things 2' Creators: 'We Wanted To Raise The Stakes'

Friday, October 27, 2017

In the next chapter of the sci-fi Netflix series, out Friday, the show's central children begin to grow up. Brothers Matt and Ross Duffer discuss their instant cult classic.

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Opioid Crisis: Does A 'Public Health Emergency' Go Far Enough?

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The White House says it will declare a public health emergency in response to the opioid crisis, as opposed to a national emergency. Many are disappointed with a plan that does not allocate new funds.

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Morning News Brief: Opioid Crisis, Senate Budget Resolution

Thursday, October 26, 2017

President Trump is expected to make remarks Thursday on the opioid crisis. The House is slated to vote on the Senate's budget resolution, which is key for any movement on a tax bill.

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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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