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Voters shoot down CO town’s ‘silly’ proposal to issue drone-hunting licenses

Voters in the small farming town of Deer Trail, Colorado, on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a tongue-in-cheek proposal to issue hunting licenses to shoot down unmanned drones that fly over the hamlet’s airspace, an election official said. The ballot question, which would have allowed the town of 600 to issue mock…

From Amazon to burritos: 10 things you need to know about consumer drones

Amazon wants to use drones for parcel delivery, but UAVs are making their way into our lives in other ways too 1 Moving beyond warzones The use of drones – unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs for short – in military conflicts remains controversial. But drones have consumer uses too, and…

Maddow: US quietly testing ‘scary new war in Pakistan’

Don’t get it twisted, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow essentially told her viewers Thursday night. “Borders matter” and “AfPak” is not the name of a single country. Contrary to popular and media opinion, America is now fighting in three countries: Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Since President Barack Obama took office, the US…

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