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The Shifting Fortunes of the FBI Drone Program

A version of this story originally appeared on Motherboard – Vice and MuckRock By Shawn Musgrave   The Federal Bureau of Investigation has had an eager eye on surveillance drones since first experimenting with remote control airplanes in 1995. But…

Who’s Afraid of a Small Drone?

By Alex Pasternack Dianne Feinstein has a bone to pick with drones, especially since she confronted one on her own lawn. “I’m in my home and there’s a demonstration out front, and I go to peek out the window, and…

All Drones Great and Small

When Does an Animal Become a Drone? By Austin Considine Call it a sign of our weird times: Last month, around the same time Iran claimed to have captured a small American spy drone, officials in Sudan captured a strange…