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To start, there just isn’t much need for the eagles — they were support to thwart terrorists and potential accidents, but there thankfully hasn’t been much of a problem. And, like you might guess, even birds trained from youth to intercept drones won’t always do what they’re told. There was a concern that their performance […]

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Should US drone operators and the officers responsible for them be concerned by the latest sentiments from the Pakistani Ministry of Defence?  The head of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, made the most pointed remarks yet that the defence forces are not pleased. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the Air […]

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In these years of predation, the president ― any president ― has become an assassin-in-chief.  George W. Bush began the process with 50 drone strikes in the Greater Middle East during his years in office. Barack Obama multiplied those numbers tenfold. He even had his own White House “kill list” and “terror Tuesday” meetings to […]

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“A ton can happen in 24 months, particularly in the world of counterterrorism and when we’re talking about a volatile situation on the ground, like we have in Somalia with government formation issues and famine issues,” he said. “That’s an eternity.” The Defense Department has submitted the plan to the National Security Council for approval […]

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Originally posted at TomDispatch. It’s been going on for so many years – Predators cruising, looking for their prey. Some attention has since been paid to the phenomenon and to the devastating effect their actions have had on their victims, but it hasn’t really mattered. The predation has only spread. Oh, before I go any […]

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Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Over the past few years, selfies have transformed from a guilty pleasure to a viable way to take those special Kodak moments without bothering strangers. But while selfies may be all the rage, they’re not the easiest to […]

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“He has brought down the powerful…and lifted up the lowly; he has filled the hungry…and sent the rich away empty” (Luke 1:52-53). NEWS1) Children’s Disaster Services responds to fires in southern California2) EYN disaster team coordinates housing repairs in remote areas3) Action alert from Office of Public Witness calls for action on drone warfare4) National […]

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An NBC News reporter who claimed to have “independently confirmed“ CNN‘s admittedly false reporting on Wikileaks and the Trump campaign previously submitted his stories to the Central Intelligence Agency (“CIA”) for prior review. According to documents obtained by The Intercept, Ken Dilanian, a former Tribune Media national security reporter, has also promised the CIA positive […]

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Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Drones have become a serious part of the photography experience, capable of capturing unique photos and videos that no non-flying camera ever could. But as anyone who’s ever been attacked by a drone will tell you, piloting them […]

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Security has been beefed up at Christmas markets across Britain this year  Lincoln’s market thought to be the only place that is protected by police drones  Lincolnshire police’s four drones cost around £1,200 each and can fly at 50mph Most visitors to the market seemed unaware of any drones hovering 400ft above By Andrew Young […]

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Security has been beefed up at Christmas markets across Britain this year  Lincoln’s market thought to be the only place that is protected by police drones  Lincolnshire police’s four drones cost around £1,200 each and can fly at 50mph Most visitors to the market seemed unaware of any drones hovering 400ft above By Andrew Young […]

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MADAWASKA, Maine —  On Saturday, local police dealt with what may be a sign of the future, when an individual complained about a drone flying too close to his home. … read more at: https://fiddleheadfocus.com/2017/12/09/news/police-address-concerns-regarding-aerial-drones/

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