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Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy recruits chant slogan during a parade to mark the end of a semester at a military base of the North Sea Fleet, in Qingdao, Shandong province December 5, 2013.

China shows its hand in the intensifying competition with the US to sail unmanned warships

China has launched what it calls a new "world-leading unmanned warship" that is supposedly ready for combat as competition with the US heats up.
Facilities at Little St. James Island, one of the properties of financier Jeffrey Epstein, are seen in an aerial view, near Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands July 21, 2019.

A wild drone video shows FBI agents raiding Jeffrey Epstein’s private island home and offers a peek into his mysterious temple

The raids on Little St. James took place two days after Epstein died by suicide while being held on sex-trafficking and conspiracy charges.
A UPS drone.

UPS just formed its own drone operation company — and it’s another edge against Amazon, FedEx, and Uber in the quest for unmanned deliveri...

Everyone from Amazon to Domino's is testing drone deliveries — but UPS is the only one making money from it.
USS Boxer

A US warship may have actually taken out more than one Iranian drone that got too close

The head of US Central Command said he was confident the US brought down one Iranian drone and he believed they also got a second one.
A Marine Corps Super Stallion CH-53 lands on USS Boxer on June 24. The Wall Street Journal reported that an Iranian helicopter came within a few yards of landing on the amphibious carrier.

USS Boxer had a bizarre and dangerous encounter with an Iranian chopper right before the ship destroyed a drone

The Wall Street Journal reporter Rory Jones was aboard the USS Boxer in the hours before it downed an Iranian drone in the Persian Gulf.
Russia wants to arm small drones with bombs, a tactic that ISIS fighters used against Russian troops in Syria. Here, U.S. Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Michael Francica, with Combat Logistics Battalion 8, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, pilots an InstantEye quadcopter during an operations check for Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory.

Russia wants to arm its troops with small drones that drop bombs because ISIS did it

The Russian Ministry of Defense announced it would arm its military with small UAVs that can drop bombs, taking a cue from ISIS combatants.
New Smyrna Beach, Florida, as seen from above when there wasn't a shark in the water.

A Florida dad’s chilling drone photo shows a shark beneath the water swimming toward his kids

A Florida dad flew a drone over his children in the water to take photos. But he quickly noticed the dark outline of a shark lurking near the kids.
Snowy Owl

Russia’s new drone looks like a snowy owl, and it has a deadly purpose

Russia is building drones that look like birds, letting them hide in plain sight while tracking the enemy and targeting those positions.
FILE PHOTO - U.S. President Trump meets with Brazilian President Bolsonaro at the White House in Washington

Trump’s record of falsehoods may undermine the US’s case against Iran as the crisis escalates

As the crisis with Iran escalates and the US seeks to garner support against Tehran, President Trump's credibility could make this process fraught.
President Trump meeting with Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Washington, DC, on June 20, 2019.

Trump said Americans will ‘soon find out’ if he’ll launch a military strike against Iran after it shot down a US drone

When asked if he's willing to go to war over Iran's downing of a US drone, President Donald Trump said, "You'll find out."