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Lawsuits challenge FAA drone, model aircraft rules
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Model aircraft hobbyists, research universities and commercial drone operators and investors have filed lawsuits challenging a government directive that they say imposes tough new limits on the use of model aircraft and broadens a ban on commercial drone flights.
Mexico creates special economic-crime force
MEXICO CITY (AP) â€” Mexico launched a special 5,000-strong police force Friday to combat industrial, farm and business crime that has extended far throughout the country's economy, strangling commerce in some regions.
Parole denied yet again for Lennon's killer
NEW YORK (AP) â€” John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, New York corrections officials said Friday.