Drones

(Philadelphia city councilman James Kenney, in file photo.)

City Council Proposing Penalties On Drone Misuse

A Philadelphia lawmaker now wants penalties on the books in case drones are used for mischief… or worse.

10/30/2014

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Protesters Don’t Want Drone Command Center In Montco

Protesters rallied in front of the Horsham Air Guard station Saturday afternoon, calling for an end to the drone command center being established there.

08/30/2014

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National Park Service Bans Drones From Flying Over Appalachian Trail

The Park Service says drones could affect resources and visitors in ways it has yet to analyze so more study is needed.

08/20/2014

(A US military drone operating in Afghanistan.  File photo by John Moore/ Getty Images)

Drone Bills Pass The Pa. Senate

The sponsor of the bills says the legislation is prompted by sportsmen in Massachusetts who expressed concerns about drones being used to videotape legal hunting and fishing.

06/27/2014

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Social Media Today: Delta Mis-Tweets, Paper Updates, Dronies The New Selfies

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

06/17/2014

(A US military drone operating in Afghanistan.  File photo by John Moore/ Getty Images)

Pa. Lawmakers Move To Shield Outdoorsmen From Drone Surveillance

The sponsor of the bills says the legislation is prompted by sportsmen in Massachusetts who expressed concerns about drones being used to videotape legal hunting and fishing.

06/13/2014

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Drone Laws Still Up In The Air

While the FAA may have the authority to create regulations specific to unmanned aerial vehicles (aka, drones) it hasn’t done so yet, leaving many questions up in the air.

04/23/2014

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Social Media Today: Log Cabins, New Billionaires, Drones

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

03/04/2014

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WPHT’s Dom Giordano Speaks With NJ Assemblyman About Drone Surveillance

Dom Giordano spoke with New Jersey Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon, a Republican from the state’s 13th legislative district about Governor Chris Christie’s pocket veto of a bill that would regulate how law enforcement agencies operate drones.

01/23/2014

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Atlantic County College To Offer Drone Technology Course

For the last three years, Atlantic Cape Community College has helped train students in aviation jobs and this spring plans to offer a course about the newest field in flying – drone technology.

01/06/2014

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Few Drone Privacy Laws

Congress has ordered the FAA to open skies to private drones by 2015. Only two states regulate the use of drones by private parties who want to gather information.

09/30/2013

(A "Predator" drone aircraft, in file photo.)

Poll: Americans Don’t Mind Drones, As Long As There’s ‘Good Reason’

Monmouth University put the question to over a thousand adults from coast to coast about three weeks ago.

08/18/2013

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Dom Giordano Speaks To Donald Rumsfeld About His New Book

Dom asked him about Benghazi, Guantanamo Bay and his reaction to the President’s speech on drones and defense Thursday.

05/24/2013

(A "Predator" drone aircraft, in file photo.)

Anti-Drones Protest Planned For Saturday Outside Former Willow Grove NAS

Organizer Sean Miller says there’s a misconception that only high-level targets are being hit and that collateral damage is small, but he says innocent people are being killed overseas.

04/26/2013

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Lawmakers Introduce Legislation Limiting Use Of Surveillance Drones

Lawmakers in our area have introduced new legislation that tackles the technology before it becomes a threat.

04/08/2013

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