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Joe Manchin may be the unfortunate poster child of Elizabeth Warren's anti-corruption effort

Sen. Elizabeth Warren stood before the National Press Club Tuesday morning to unveil dozens and dozens of new anti-corruption policies aimed at …

Go Ahead, Ocasio-Cortez, Ban the Press

Good reporters will find out what you’re talking about anyway.<p>Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave her candidacy for New York’s 14th Congressional District a Streisand Effect boost earlier this month by excluding the press from two public town hall events she staged for her potential constituents. The ban …

Domestic Violence

‘The Daily Show’ Writers To Host 8th Annual New York Game Awards (EXCLUSIVE)

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” writers Devin Delliquanti and Daniel Radosh are hosting this year’s New York Game Awards, the New York Videogame …

Aretha Franklin

Brock University strips former professor’s emeritus status after ‘vulgar, inflammatory’ social media posts

An Ontario university has stripped a former professor of an honorary title after he wrote social media posts about Indigenous people that the school described as inflammatory and vulgar.<p>Brock University said its senate committee voted unanimously last week to strip former political science …

Social Media

These are the U.S. Senate candidates in Massachusetts

Republicans have a three-way race for the Sept. 4 primary election. Democrat Elizabeth Warren is unopposed.

Elections

John James wants six debates with Debbie Stabenow before U.S. Senate election

Republican U.S. Senate candidate John James is pushing for six debates with incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow before the November …

Government

UN watchdog says North Korea has not halted nuclear program

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The United Nations nuclear watchdog agency says it has "grave concern" that North Korea continues to develop its nuclear weapons program.<p>A report Monday from the International Atomic Energy Agency noted that without direct access to North Korean weapons sites its information is …

North Korea

Autonomous drones will help stop illegal fishing in Africa

They'll identify fishing boats in protected waters.<p>Drones aren't just cracking down on land-based poaching in Africa -- ATLAN Space is launching a pilot that will use autonomous drones to report illegal fishing in the Seychelles islands. The fliers will use computer vision to identify both the …

Drones

VIDEO | This company takes female drone operation into new heights. | Fast Company

A solo trip abroad inspired Elena Buenrostro, Founder of Women Who Drone, to create an online community of women who share the same passion she has for drone aviation.

Drones

Deputies use drone to find suspected burglar hiding at impound yard in Cowlitz Co.

COWLITZ COUNTY, WA (KPTV) -<p>Local law enforcement used a drone to find and arrest a burglary suspect hiding from officers at an impound yard.<p>Officers …

Crime

Why are drones flying over local high schools?

Miami Valley schools are getting special security help.<p>The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is flying a drone over local schools, at the request …

High School

This drone fights for your team when drone dystopia finally breaks out

When the fateful day inevitably arrives that finds you looking over your shoulder at a horde of malevolent drones, all honing their evil red dot …

Drones

Columbia is now using an army of drones to poison cocaine crops

The drone boom in the United States is being kept in check thanks to rapidly evolving laws surrounding the use of personal aircraft and the privacy …

Wall Street

Get an extra $30 off this drone and take some epic footage above the clouds

If you’ve been looking to get into drones, or just want to add a new one to your fleet, you should take a good hard look at the TRNDlabs Spectre …

Jumping drones that take off, land using legs: Meet the SA engineer behind them

<i>JOHANNESBURG — Inspired by birds of the order ‘Passeriformes’ (passerines), Matthew Whalley and his Johannesburg-based team have gone about</i> …

Developing Countries

Fstoppers Reviews the Autel EVO: Too Little, Too Late

The world of drones is dominated by DJI but other manufacturers try to propose alternatives. After weeks of intensive use, here is a detailed review …

Drones

Man Considered Most Dangerous Terrorist In The World After Bin Laden Killed In US Drone Strike In Yemen

10:49 AM 08/21/2018<p>U.S. officials confirmed that the man considered the most dangerous terrorist in the world after Osama bin Laden and a top …

Osama Bin Laden

Air Hogs Supernova flying orb drone replaces remote controls with advanced sensors

Drones come in all shapes and sizes, offering entertainment across a wide span of age groups. Air Hogs who is known for its remote-controlled …

Drones

Electric Hoverbike Takes To The Skies After 1,560 Test Flights

<b>“It’s a cloud! It’s a drone!! It’s….a ‘flying motorbike’!!!” Chinese inventor brings dream to life when he takes to the skies</b>The image is striking: a …

Drones

Solar-powered quadcopter can reportedly "fly for hours"

We've heard about "solar-powered" quadcopters before, in which their battery is charged by ground-based photovoltaic panels. Now, however, …

Clean Energy

Author of Trump-Russia dossier wins libel case in US court

The former MI6 officer Christopher Steele has won a legal battle in the United States against three Russian oligarchs who sued him over allegations made in his dossier about the Trump campaign and its links with Moscow.<p>The oligarchs – Mikhail Fridman, Petr Aven and German Khan – claimed that Steele …

Russia

Michael Cohen pleads guilty, says he paid hush money at Trump's direction

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon to eight counts of tax evasion, bank fraud and campaign finance violations, including two counts related to hush-money payments made to women — and said he made the payments "at the direction of a …

Donald Trump

Bryon Hefner made hundreds of harassing phone calls to his treatment facility, police say

CONCORD — Bryon Hefner, who’s already facing charges of sexually assaulting multiple men, made hundreds of harassing phone calls to a Lincoln …

Corruption

Republicans Slam Ben Folds, Jason Isbell in Effort to Tie Democrats to ‘Unhinged Left’

WASHINGTON — The National Republican Senate Committee is again trying to turn Democrats’ overwhelming support among entertainers into a negative, …

Ben Folds

The medical bill score: How the public judges health care

We track a lot of numbers in health care: how much we spend on health as a share of our economy; the number of uninsured; and the share of the …

Health Care

Here are the Democratic Senators that are meeting with Brett Kavanaugh ahead of his confirmation

Democratic senators are facing an uphill climb over their resistance to U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and as his confirmation …

Republicans have nothing to run on but attack ads, and attack they will

When you can't go high, go low. More than ever this year that's the GOP strategy to save the House in an environment where Donald Trump is a …

New Jersey

Vice President Pence returning to Minnesota as national Republicans focus on the state

Vice President Mike Pence is making another trip to Minnesota, headlining a fundraiser in Bloomington on Aug. 30, and emphasizing the national …

Donald Trump

House Dem calls for probe of White House call to FCC chair over Sinclair-Tribune merger

A top House Democrat is urging the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) inspector general to look into a phone call that the White House Counsel …

Donald Trump

Top GOP lawmaker: Tax cuts will lower projected deficit

Rep. Steve StiversSteven (Steve) Ernst StiversTrump sends, deletes tweet urging Ohio voters to support candidate not in special election GOP rep: …

Republicans