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Nika Knight, staff writer
Striking workers in Kansas City, Missouri
Hundreds of service workers were arrested while striking for a $15 minimum, organizers said, but the strikers remain undaunted.
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Thousands of people are taking part in the first-ever nationwide " school walk-...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The toxic methane cloud that has been "billowing" for months over an...


Last week, the LAPD became the country's largest police department to acquire surveillance drones - though their PR-savvy announcement carefully uses the term "unmanned aerial vehicles" - when they accepted as gifts two Draganflyer X6 drones rejected by angry Seattle residents who had cited privacy concerns, "the militarization of our streets and now the air above them," and the fact "we dont trust you with the weapons you do have." The LAPD, which was recently blasted for surveillance over...