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April 15th, 2014
08:00 PM ET

Puported al Qaeda meeting caught on tape

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on a supposed meeting of scores of al Qaeda leaders, which was filmed and posted on YouTube, that may have somehow escaped U.S. officials at the CIA and Pentagon.

MORE: Why the unsettling video matters so much

MORE: House Intel Chairman: al Qaeda "more aggressive" than pre-9/11


Filed under: al Qaeda • Barbara Starr • Drone
February 12th, 2014
07:41 PM ET

A drone's eye-view of the storm

An iReporter captured the ice storm over North Carolina with a camera mounted on an unmanned aircraft.


Filed under: Drone • iReport • North Carolina • Weather
February 12th, 2014
11:28 AM ET

Drone strike on U.S. citizen?

CNN's Barbara Starr looks into the possibility of the U.S. conducting a drone strike on a suspected American terrorist.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Drone • Wolf Blitzer
December 26th, 2013
08:19 PM ET

U.S. sending Iraq weapons to fight al Qaeda

The U.S. is sending Hellfire rockets and drones to the Iraqi government to aid them in their campaign against terrorism. CNN's Elise Labott and Johns Hopkins University's Vali Nasr weigh in.


Filed under: Drone • Elise Labott • Iraq • Vali Nasr
December 2nd, 2013
07:44 PM ET

Amazon delivery drones?

On the eve of "Cyber Monday," Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that the company is testing a new way to deliver packages to your home – with drones. How soon could a UAV with a special delivery be dropping by your doorstep? CNN's Brian Todd reports.

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Filed under: Amazon • Brian Todd • Drone
October 22nd, 2013
07:46 PM ET

U.S. drone strikes may be "war crimes"

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on two new studies from human rights groups that slam the U.S. for its drone strikes that may be causing more harm than good in the war on terror.


Filed under: Drone • Jim Sciutto • Pakistan • Terror • Yemen
June 20th, 2013
11:10 AM ET

FBI admits using drones in U.S.

Sen. Charles Grassley talks with CNN's Jim Acosta about the FBI using drone aircraft within the U.S.

RELATED STORY: FBI uses drones in U.S., says Mueller


Filed under: Drone • FBI • Jim Acosta
June 4th, 2013
01:28 PM ET

Can these drones hunt hurricanes?

CNN's John Zarrella reports hurricane hunters of the future could be a David versus Goliath story.

RELATED STORY: Drones: The future of disaster response


Filed under: Drone • John Zarrella • Tech • Weather
March 13th, 2013
10:30 AM ET

Pentagon offers high honor for drone ops

Jake Tapper reports on the controversy surrounding the Pentagon's new medal for drone warfare.

RELATED STORY: Hagel to review criteria for drone medal


Filed under: Drone • Jake Tapper • Pentagon
March 8th, 2013
11:01 AM ET

What's legal in drone warfare?

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on the amount of drone attacks the U.S. carries out as criticisms of the program rise.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Drone
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