Drones

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Colorado Lawmakers Consider Drone Regulations

An incident this week in which a drone crashed on the lawn of the White House is an example of why unmanned aerial vehicles need to be regulated, according to some Colorado lawmakers.

01/27/2015

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Winter X Games To Use Drones To Capture Action On Snow

ESPN is adding camera-carrying drones to its coverage of the Winter X Games, using the cutting-edge technology to cover snowboardcross and snowmobiling events this week in Aspen, Colorado.

01/20/2015

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Colorado Lawmakers Consider Limits On Drone Surveillance

Colorado lawmakers are considering regulating the use of drones, citing privacy concerns as they look to join at least 20 other states that have set limits.

01/14/2015

Students protest in Jefferson County in September 2014 (credit: CBS)

Top 10 Talkers In Colorado In 2014

From Facebook to Twitter to CBSDenver.com, CBS4 viewers had plenty to talk about in 2014.

12/29/2014

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Fire Officials Excited About Drones’ Potential

Fire chiefs from across Colorado say drones have a lot of potential. The new airborn technology could be a lifesaving measure not just for firefighters but victims as well.

10/23/2014

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Drone Ban Deadline In National Parks Nears

Wednesday is the deadline for all national parks and monuments to prohibit unmanned aircraft, or drones, so the National Park Service can study their use.

08/19/2014

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Colorado Drones Used To Protect Elephants And Rhinos From Poachers

A Colorado man is teaching African park rangers to fly drones to combat poachers. Chris Miser, the owner of Falcon Unmanned, has teamed up with the World Wildlife Fund in an effort to protect elephants and rhinoceros.

06/30/2014

Drones were used to search for the missing in the mudslide on the Western Slope (credit: CBS)

Drones Helping Search For 3 Missing In Mudslide

A drone helped searchers go where humans physically couldn’t during their search for the three missing men after a mudslide on the Western Slope.

05/28/2014

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Air Force Academy Wins Defense Innovation Contest

An Air Force Academy team has won an innovation competition sponsored by the Defense Department’s research arm by coming up with a fuel-saving aircraft engine.

05/05/2014

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Army Wants Large Drone Training In Colorado Canyon

The Army wants to close airspace over Pinon Canyon so it can train with drones and other new equipment.

03/26/2014

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