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Better to Be Respected or Feared?

William Bradley | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics
William Bradley

Notwithstanding the Nobel Peace Prize handed to President Barack Obama for not being George W. Bush or Dick Cheney, the posture emerging from the U.S. of late suggests the judgment in White House precincts is more the latter than the former.

Welcome Proto-Skynet

William Bradley | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics
William Bradley

How do Americans feel about the fast-emerging world of which the Snowden revelations -- involving overly busy human analysts who might look at their personal data -- are only a part? Hard to say. After all, few know about it yet.

Test Suggests Military Drone Could Fly FOREVER

Posted 07.16.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 07/16/2012 01:23 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily A silent drone flown by U.S. Special Forces could stay i...

Code Of Conduct For Drones Unveiled

AP | KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 09.02.2012 | Technology

PITTSBURGH — A trade group for drone aircraft manufacturers and operators has released the industry's first code of conduct in response to growi...

Navy: Drone Aircraft Crashes In Maryland

AP | Posted 08.11.2012 | DC

NANTICOKE, Md. -- A Naval drone aircraft crashed on Maryland's Eastern Shore on Monday without injuries or property damage on the ground, officials sa...

U.S. Expands Drone War Into Somalia

The New York Times | MARK MAZZETTI and ERIC SCHMITT | Posted 08.31.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The clandestine American military campaign to combat Al Qaeda's franchise in Yemen is expanding to fight the Islamist militancy in Somal...