Ryan Delaney http://wwno.org en Seeking A 'Field Of Dreams' For A Rising Drone Industry http://wwno.org/post/seeking-field-dreams-rising-drone-industry In three years, the federal government is expected to open the skies for the civilian use of drones. But before that, the Federal Aviation Administration will set up six drone test sites around the country. Stiff competition to get one of the sites is anticipated — driven by hopes of attracting thousands of new jobs.<p>Experts like Peter Singer, a fellow at the Brookings Institution, say current drone technology is where the computer was in 1980: The unmanned aerial devices have minimum functions and are mostly used by the military. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 08:25:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 30033 at http://wwno.org Dependent On Arms Plant, N.Y. Town Braces For Gun Laws' Impact http://wwno.org/post/dependent-arms-plant-ny-town-braces-gun-laws-impact <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TgMM52tgwCw</p> Sun, 20 Jan 2013 11:02:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 27438 at http://wwno.org