Tag: drones

Clinton & Trump: A Plague On Both Your Houses

American political history suggests that somewhere along the way our national superego awakens to suppress the worst of our urges. We relegate fringe candidates to their proper place in history and gravitate to the more centrist message.

‘Eye in the Sky’ Forces Us to See the Human Toll...

If this is how officials decide whether to bomb alleged terrorists in undeclared war zones like Kenya, then perhaps controversial assassinations—or “targeted killings”—from unmanned, remote-piloted aircrafts aren’t getting the level of scrutiny they deserve. And maybe that's the point "Eye in the Sky" endeavors to make.

Top 15 Long Island News Stories of 2015

What a year it's been!

Mysterious Drone Company Mum On Riverhead Factory Plans

"There's a confidential nature to our contract and I have to respect the wishes of our client."

Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes Off

At least 20 drone incidents were reported to authorities on Long Island amid debate over how to regulate the new technology.

Suffolk Pols OK Ban on Drones With Cameras

Lawmakers said the ban is intended to protect county facilities and beachgoers from violations of their privacy.

Obama Comes Clean, But Only When American Killed is a Hostage

At least seven Americans have been killed in US drone strikes. Only one was targeted.

American Warren Weinstein, al Qaeda Hostage, Killed in US Drone Strike

The 73-year-old graduated from Columbia University in 1970 and later worked as a tenured professor at SUNY Oswego in the political science department.

Feds: 3 Drone Sightings Near JFK Since Sunday

One was spotted by a JetBlue airline pilot two miles from the airport's runway.

Schumer to FAA: Ban Drones from Drug Dealers, Private Investigators

“New York City has become the wild, Wild West for commercial and hobby drones."
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