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Ryan J. Reilly

DOJ Spent Millions On Drones Despite 'Uncoordinated' Policy

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Justice spent millions of dollars purchasing small unarmed drones for domestic use over the last decade, but the ...

Now Civilians Are Officially Allowed To Fly Drones

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators say they have certified two types of unmanned aircraft for civilian use, a milestone expected to lead to the first ap...

General Atomics, Recently Penalized for Breach of Contract, Gets $28 Million of Your Tax Dollars

Derrick Crowe | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics
Derrick Crowe

The U.S. government thinks giving Neal Blue and General Atomics $28 million is important enough to merit forgoing possible alternative uses of the money. Let's consider one of those trade-offs for a moment.

More U.S. Universities and Police Departments Requesting Permission To Fly Drones

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 02.09.2013 | Politics

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones, may be coming to a police department near you. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

WATCH: Flying Saucer Spotted On Flatbed Truck In Kansas

Posted 12.20.2011 | Weird News

What do you call a flying saucer that isn't flying? That's what residents of Cowley County, Kan. are asking themselves after a mysterious 32-foot-l...