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Will the TV news helicopter make way for the drone camera? Could be. Full story
It was very clear Wednesday at the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on drones that senators in both parties are worried about the threat to Americans’ privacy posed by the personal, commercial and law enforcement use of drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Senators expressed deep concerns about the spreading use of a technology that is ...
Some Senate committee members and legal experts warn that unmanned aircraft pose a serious threat to Americans’ civil liberties. WASHINGTON — As federal authorities accelerate plans to license thousands of surveillance drones over U.S. soil by late 2015, some legal experts and lawmakers are warning that unmanned aircraft could threaten privacy on an unparalleled scale. ...
No Americans are currently marked for death on the U.S. government’s terrorist strike list, according to the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. Full story
Republican Rep. James ‘Micah’ Van Huss, right, listens to Rep. Matthew Hill on Monday, March 18, 2013, during a House floor session in Nashville. Van Huss, a former active duty Marine, is sponsoring a bill that would limit the use of unmanned drones by law enforcement agencies. Full story
BREAKING OVERNIGHT: CNN: Rockets from Gaza hit Israeli city during Obama visit Two rockets from Gaza slammed into southern Israel on Thursday morning, as U.S. President Barack Obama prepared to leave Jerusalem for Ramallah for meetings with top Palestinian Authority officials. One of the rockets landed in the courtyard of a house in the city ...
The aircraft are a key element of the Department of Homeland Security’s efforts to achieve “operational control” of the border in Arizona. The drones’ mission ends … Full story
It’s no idle boast. The DHS fleet of seven Predators and three Guardians (a marine-surveillance variant of the Predator developed for CBP by General … Full story
What are drones? Unmanned Arial Vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as “drones” are aerial systems that can be remotely controlled for short and long range military … Full story