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Witnesses are sworn-in before testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at a hearing on drones. From left are; Marine Corp. (Ret.) Gen. James Cartwright, Rosa Brooks, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Ilya Somin, Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law, Air Force (Ret.) Col. Martha McSally, Peter Bergen, director, National Security Studies Program, New America Foundation and Farea Al-Muslimi of Sana'a, Yemen. Senate Democrats and Republicans chal...

Dems, GOP press Obama administration on drone use

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate Democrats and Republicans on Tuesday challenged the Obama administration to explicitly spell out its justification for using drones for targeted killings amid growing concerns about unchecked powers of the presidency and Americans' civil liberties.


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