KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.
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.
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.
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.
Monmouth University put the question to over a thousand adults from coast to coast about three weeks ago.
Dom asked him about Benghazi, Guantanamo Bay and his reaction to the President’s speech on drones and defense Thursday.
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.
Lawmakers in our area have introduced new legislation that tackles the technology before it becomes a threat.
Chris reviews the aftermath of Rand Paul’s filibuster, including the attacks on him by John McCain and Lindsay Graham as well as Keith Olbermann’s potential return to ESPN and Joy Behar’s exit from the View. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about Phillies Spring Training, and Kevin Connolly about his new show on the Travel Channel.