Originally published on Mon May 6, 2013 2:02 pm
A faint light has begun to shine in recent weeks on the secretive U.S. program of drone strikes and targeted killings.
Originally published on Fri May 3, 2013 4:10 am
The U.S. Navy is inaugurating its first squadron that mixes advanced unmanned drones with conventional aircraft.
The maritime strike squadron, nicknamed the "Magicians," will be officially launched at the Naval Air Station North Island on Coronado, near San Diego.
Originally published on Mon April 29, 2013 11:28 am
RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:
The U.S. Geological Survey is turning the unblinking eye in the sky of drones to a more benign purpose. Instead of watching the battlefield, they’re bird watching.
Originally published on Wed April 24, 2013 2:12 pm
Remember when Rand Paul held the Senate floor for 13 hours last month because of his concern that President Obama would use drones to target alleged terrorists on American soil?
That concern, apparently, does not always extend to alleged common criminals on American soil.