FAA to require most drones to be registered and marked

Spurred by numerous reports of drones flying near jets and airports, the federal government will require that the aircraft be registered to make it easier to identify owners and educate amateur aviators.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Chicago officer acquitted of putting gun in suspect's mouth

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police commander accused of shoving his gun down a suspect's throat and pressing a stun gun to the man's groin was acquitted on battery and misconduct charges Monday, in a ruling that comes amid heavy criticism of the police department's treatment of suspects.

  • Written by DON BABWIN, Associated Press

Obama says military hitting IS group harder than ever

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday said the U.S.-led coalition is making progress against Islamic State militants in both Iraq and Syria, as he delivered an update on the campaign aimed at reassuring Americans worried about the spread of extremism-fuel terrorism.

  • Written by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press