US Navy ship downs Iranian drone, keeps watch in tense region

With short incendiary shrieks Harrier jump jets race across the USS Boxer's deck and are soon gray dots in the sky. Seahawk and Super Stallion helicopters leap and land like gigantic insects, feeding on the mother ship. The tilt-rotor Ospreys, part-plane part-helicopter, come and go while the others in their flock nest, folded in gray ranks, along the edges of the deck.

Hawaiian flower, thought extinct, rediscovered by a drone

Researchers dispatched a drone into the Hawaiian skies to observe an extremely biodiverse area on a remote part of Kauai's Kalalau Valley. The scientists soon realized they had rediscovered a flower species that was thought to be extinct.

French convict helped to freedom by drones

The gang that helped free one of France's most notorious criminals from prison used drones for reconnaissance as part of preparation for the jail break, the country's justice minister said Monday.

Couple allegedly uses drone for drug delivery service

A California couple were arrested for allegedly dealing drugs through drone delivery, reports UPI.Benjamin Paul Baldassarre, 39, and Ashley Lauren Carroll, 31 were reportedly using a drone to deliver narcotics to nearby recipients. The Riverside Police Department said upon investigation,…