Congress looks to require military drone corps, which Army leaders oppose

House Armed Services Committee’s bill is seen as premature by Gen. James Rainey, who leads the Army Futures Command.

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Air Force plans drones with commercially available components

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IBM, IBM X-Force, incident response, hacking, red teaming

The head of federal at IBM has a multi-sided view of federal digital transformation

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Building trust in AI is key to autonomous drones, flying cars

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FILE - This Jan. 25, 2019 file photo shows a drone from the New York State Fire Agency to help track a cruise ship that broke from its moorings and became lodged against a bridge in Albany, N.Y. In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to measure roaring snow. In North Carolina, they're combing the skies for the nests of endangered birds. In Kansas, meanwhile, they could soon be identifying sick cows through heat signatures. A survey released Monday, May 20, 2019 shows transportation agencies are using drones in nearly every U.S. state. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)

DIU picks 5 commercial companies to help military deal with threat from small drones

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FILE - In this April 3, 2017 file photo, students walk past the

Education Dept. investigating two universities’ relationships with foreign governments

In today’s Federal Newscast, two prominent universities are being investigated by the Education Department for their relationships with foreign governments.

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Veterans Affairs, Justice IGs teaming up to take on health care fraud

The inspectors general for the Departments of Justice and Veterans Affairs are setting up a new VA health care fraud task force.

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FAA issues RFI on testing for amateur drone operators

Sometimes it seems like unmanned aircraft are about to take over the world. But if it flies, it’s got to keep clear of planes with people aboard.

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