CIA Torture Report, Pot Business Schools, Drone Regulations

Preliminary reports of2201385188_d9c0a06dd7_z the U.S. State Department’s response to a classified Senate report on the CIA’s interrogation and detention tactics indicate that the “report tells a story of which no American is proud.” (Associated Press)

Marijuana business schools teach people how to work in the pot economy in farming, sales, and venture capital. (Bloomberg Business)

Pentagon approves transfer of rocket launchers, grenades, and other weapons to the Israeli Defense Forces. These weapons are part of a $1 billion War Reserves Stock Allies-Israel (WRSA-I) program through which the U.S. keeps weapons stockpiled in Israel. (International Business Times)

The Federal Aviation Administration seeks to regulate all small aircraft and drones, a move that has teachers and model pilots concerned. (The Verge)

Federal Communications Chairman Tom Wheeler is demanding Verizon Wireless explain how throttling/slowing down its heaviest data users—4G users who have unlimited data plans—is not in violation of FCC rules. (Ars Technica)

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