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Drone Interferes With LAPD Helicopter in Hollywood

A man was detained on Friday for flying his drone too close to a Los Angeles Police Department helicopter in Hollywood.

08/28/2015

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Lawmaker Says Drone Trespassing Crime Bill Would Target ‘People Up To No Good’

California lawmakers on Monday approved a bill that would make it a trespassing violation to fly drones over private property without permission.

08/24/2015

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2 Plead Guilty To Smuggling Heroin From Mexico By Drone

Two California men have pleaded guilty to using drones to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of heroin from Mexico to the United States.

08/12/2015

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Fisherman Catches Drone Flying Over San Diego Pier

An unusual catch was recently made by one fisherman in San Diego.

08/10/2015

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D.A.: Operators Will Be Prosecuted For Murder If ‘Intentional Act Of A Drone’ Were To Cause Death

Authorities in San Bernardino County issued a stern warning Wednesday for anyone caught flying an unmanned aerial vehicle over dangerous situations, such as wildfires.

07/29/2015

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Officials To Public: ‘Don’t Fly Drones Over, Near Wildfires’

Authorities have issued a warning to the public Friday after they say two flying drones disrupted wildfire operations in Southern California this week.

06/26/2015

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Investigators Believe Lake Fire May Have Been Intentionally Set; Flames Spread To 36 Square Miles

The blaze about 90 miles east of Los Angeles has charred 36 square miles of timber and brush since June 17. As of Thursday, it was only 21 percent contained.

06/25/2015

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Cal Fire: Drone Grounded Firefighting Aircraft Near Big Bear Lake

Fixed wing air craft had to be grounded Wednesday evening due to FAA regulations, after a drone was seen flying over the Onyx Summit area around 5:30 p.m., Cal Fire officials say.

06/24/2015

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Business Owner Threatens To Press Charges Against Neighbor Accused Of Swatting Drone Out Of Sky

Michael Luzansky, owner of Lucky7Drones, says the company was shooting an instructional video on 13th Street Wednesday night when the man smacked the drone out of the air.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/07/2015

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Enrique Iglesias Undergoing Reconstructive Hand Surgery After Grabbing Drone At Concert

Enrique Iglesias is undergoing reconstructive hand surgery in Los Angeles after his fingers were sliced during a recent concert.

06/01/2015

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Enrique Iglesias Slices Hand Open Trying To Catch Flying Drone During Concert In Mexico

The 40-year-old heartthrob was flown to Los Angeles for treatment.

05/31/2015

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FAA’s New Proposal On Commercial Drone Use Draws Mixed Reviews

The proposal arrives as companies such as Amazon continue to develop a drone delivery system and smaller businesses, in industries like filmmaking and real estate, hope to give their projects an aerial view.

02/16/2015

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Near Miss At LAX May Spark Tighter Regulations On Drone Use

Some in the aviation community are calling for tighter laws and regulations after a potentially hazardous event was avoided at LAX involving a commercial flight and a drone.

02/10/2015

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Drone Scare For LAX-Bound Flight Reignites Safety Debate

The plane was making its final descent into the Los Angeles airport Sunday when the pilot reported the close call, according to audio obtained by NBC News.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/09/2015

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Police: Drug-Laden Drone Crashes Near U.S.-Mexico Border

Police in a Mexican border city said Wednesday that a drone overloaded with illicit methamphetamine crashed into a supermarket parking lot.

01/21/2015

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