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Small Drone Crashes Into NYC Sidewalk

Posted 10.02.2013 | New York

A small camera-equipped drone reportedly crashed into a New York City sidewalk on Monday evening, narrowly missing a businessman who was heading home ...

Don't Call Me A 'Drone'

AP | SARAH DILORENZO | Posted 06.19.2013 | Technology

LE BOURGET, France — Unmanned aircraft have helped rescue stranded hikers, worked to contain wildfires and gathered data at nuclear accidents. One h...

How Weather Drones Will Unravel Tornados

AP | By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS | Posted 08.02.2013 | Technology

TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — At the time it premiered, the film "Twister" put forth a fantastical science fiction idea: Release probes into a storm in ord...

Navy Makes History With Unmanned Drone Launch

AP | BROCK VERGAKIS | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics

ABOARD THE USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH -- A drone the size of a fighter jet took off from the deck of an American aircraft carrier for the first time Tuesday...

Preston Maddock

Worried About Drones In Your Backyard?

HuffingtonPost.com | Preston Maddock | Posted 05.02.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Worried about drones? Entrepreneurs are ready to help. Concerns about unmanned flying aircraft have resulted in a budding new industr...

Pentagon: Iranian Plane Pursued U.S. Drone

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 03.15.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- An Iranian fighter jet approached a U.S. surveillance drone over the Persian Gulf but broke off its pursuit after the pilot of a U.S. es...

John Celock

Lawmakers Take Steps To Protect Drone Economies

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 03.06.2013 | Politics

The introduction of legislation Wednesday to ban drone use in Kansas has raised concerns over the potential impact of a ban on the state's economy, a ...

Dan Froomkin

Drone Wars, Without Any Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The CIA's extensive use of unmanned drones to kill alleged terrorists in Pakistan and elsewhere is arguably against international law and raises the p...