By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 04:48 PM
A top Senate Democrat has "serious questions" about whether President Obama is violating international law by carrying out some especially controversial drone strikes. "The alleged use of signature strikes, they raise a very serious question of whether [the drone strikes] comply with the...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/03/13 09:31 AM
Broadcaster Glenn Beck believes that the Amazon drone unveiled on CBS's "60 Minutes" Sunday night is a flash of genius from CEO Jeff Bezos that will change the world.
By Byron York | 12/02/13 06:20 PM
David Plouffe, a former top Obama adviser still close to the White House, sees a future in which fixing the technical problems of Obamacare will give President Obama the energy and clout he needs to finally accomplish his most important second-term priority: immigration reform. "Let's fast...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/29/13 07:31 PM
Jeh Johnson, President Obama's choice to be the Department of Homeland Security secretary, was working for a law firm in New York City 12 years ago when two airliners smashed into the twin towers.
By Charlie Spiering | 11/24/13 10:46 PM
When Super Typhoon Haiyan struck in the Philippines, CNN sent camera crews to cover the destruction. They also used a drone. A report aired on Monday featured drone footage from the Philippines as CNN's Karl Penhaul was filmed talking about the wreckage from a drone camera. "[I]t is only...
By Ashe Schow | 11/18/13 04:09 PM
North Korean media outlet Korean Central News Agency delighted in Double Down: Game Change 2012, the political gossip book about the 2012 election, with special interest in President Obama's portrayal regarding drone strikes. In Double Down, authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann claimed...
11/10/13 04:52 PM
NORFOLK, Va. — The Navy says tests have demonstrated a drone's ability to integrate with the environment of an aircraft carrier.
By Associated Press | 11/07/13 06:11 PM
WASHINGTON — Facing significant hurdles, widespread drone access to U.S. skies will take longer than Congress had anticipated under a five-year roadmap for regulating unmanned aircraft released Thursday. For the next several years, use of drones will be limited to permits granted case by...
By Joel Gehrke | 11/06/13 03:43 PM
Senate Intelligence Committee lawmakers voted to have an independent "red team" panel review presidential decisions to target overseas Americans suspected of terrorism for drone strikes. “This common sense legislation also improves accountability and oversight of counterterrorism policy by...
By Associated Press | 10/30/13 04:12 PM
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani government said Wednesday that 3 percent of 2,227 people killed in U.S. drone strikes since 2008 were civilians, a surprisingly low figure that sparked criticism from groups that have investigated death tolls from the attacks. The number, which was provided by...
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