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The Story Behind This Incredible Drone-Assisted Flood Rescue

The Story Behind This Incredible Drone-Assisted Flood Rescue

Rahel Gebreyes  06.10.2015
Record rainfall hit Texas over Memorial Day weekend, destroying homes and taking at least 23 lives -- but thanks to one man and his drone,...
Drone Is Latest Weapon Against Cheating In China School Exam

Drone Is Latest Weapon Against Cheating In China School Exam

AP  06. 8.2015
BEIJING (AP) — The latest weapon in the fight against cheating on China's all-important college entrance exam is a six-propeller drone. The...
Watch Dutch Ninja Goose Defeat A Nosy Drone

Watch Dutch Ninja Goose Defeat A Nosy Drone

Katie Sola  05.28.2015
Don't fly a drone over a goose's nesting area. Just don't. This video from Dutch public broadcaster RTV Noord-Holland shows an irate...
President's Task Force a Springboard for Policing Reforms

President's Task Force a Springboard for Policing Reforms

Lauren-Brooke Eisen  05.28.2015
While the Task Force's final report, released this week, does include some smart recommendations that could improve the criminal justice...
The Justice Department Wants Annual Domestic Drone Checkups

The Justice Department Wants Annual Domestic Drone Checkups

Ryan J. Reilly  05.22.2015
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Justice announced Friday that its agencies deploying surveillance drones in the U.S. will conduct annual...
<em>A-Sides with Jon Chattman</em>: Zoë Kravitz <em>Kills</em> it on Film and Stage

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Zoë Kravitz Kills it on Film and Stage

Jon Chattman  05. 7.2015
Zoë Kravitz has been fortunate to be in many film franchises from X-Men to Divergent and the upcoming Mad Max reboot.
Legality of Drone Warfare or Illegality of Drone Assassination? Let a Real Debate Begin!

Legality of Drone Warfare or Illegality of Drone Assassination? Let a Real Debate Begin!

Coleen Rowley  05. 5.2015
To stand the test of time regardless of evolving technology, international law must "work" from all participants' standpoints, not just...

Legality of Drone Warfare or Illegality of Drone Assassination? Let a Real Debate Begin!

Coleen Rowley  05. 5.2015
Law professor Harold Koh, a former Yale Law School Dean and former Legal Adviser to Hillary Clinton's State Department, hired by NYU to...

The Mass Torture of Obama's Drone Strikes

Ayobami Olugbemiga  05. 4.2015
Leon Trotsky once said: "you may not be interested in war, but war is interested in you." Unfortunately, that is true for the two innocent...
Who Counts?

Who Counts?

Tom Engelhardt  05. 4.2015
In the twenty-first-century world of drone warfare, one question with two aspects reigns supreme: Who counts? In Washington, the answers...

Warren Weinstein and the Truth About the Drone Wars

Daniel R. DePetris  05. 1.2015
The accidental killing of Warren Weinstein is nothing short of a painful, but unfortunately unavoidable, consequence of the drone wars....

The Killing of An American Hostage by a Drone in Pakistan. Is the CIA's Assassination Campaign Out of Control?

Brian Glyn Williams  05. 1.2015
Clearly the strike that killed the two hostages on January 15th was not a random drone attack on an innocent Pashtun tribesman's house....
Why We Need Persistent Questioning About Civilian Deaths By Drones

Why We Need Persistent Questioning About Civilian Deaths By Drones

Priya Satia  04.30.2015
Before Nepal and Baltimore seized headlines, news that a CIA drone strike mistakenly killed an innocent American hostage in January momentarily...
Park Ranger Uses Stun Gun On Man Flying Drone Over Hawaiian Volcano

Park Ranger Uses Stun Gun On Man Flying Drone Over Hawaiian Volcano

AP  04.28.2015
HONOLULU (AP) - A man who had been flying a drone over a lake of lava at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park was hit with a Taser by a park...