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Homeland Security Wants New Powers To Surveil And Destroy Drones In US Airspace

Homeland Security Wants New Powers To Surveil And Destroy Drones In US Airspace

Propaganda video from ISIS showing an offensive drone allegedly used in IraqGIF: YouTube The US Department of Homeland Security is asking Congress to pass new legislation that would expand the agency’s power to surveil, research, and attack drones in US airspace. Hayley Chang, DHS deputy general counsel, testified yesterday that…

FAA Proposes Worldwide Laptop Ban For Checked Bags On International Flights

FAA Proposes Worldwide Laptop Ban For Checked Bags On International Flights

The US Federal Aviation Administration wants the world’s airlines to stop letting passengers put large electronic devices like laptops in checked bags on international flights. The proposal, which will no doubt upset some frequent travellers, will be considered by the United Nations in the coming weeks.