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A Tale of Two Grandmothers (Video)

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On a recent snowy January night in upstate New York, a grandmother turned herself in to the Jamesville Correctional Facility, to serve a six-month sentence. Her crime? Taking photos.

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The Washington editor of Harper’s Magazine, Andrew Cockburn, tells Jon Stewart about the increasingly technologically dependent and hands-off process that American officials use to kill militants and, inadvertently, civilians in other countries.

Colbert Has a Better Idea for Amazon Than Delivery Drones

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Amazon's latest "Prime Air" plan to drop your orders on your doorstep in half an hour leaves a lot to be desired. But Stephen Colbert has come up with a brilliant way for people to get products instantly—all he needs is Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' money.

Meet Phillip Steel, the Drone Hunter

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In his "Difference Makers" segment, Stephen Colbert introduces us to the man who will keep America safe from surveillance drones—or at the very least, Deer Trail, Colo. As Colbert puts it, Steel's a man famous for "shooting for the stars," a phrase that takes on new meaning as the Centennial State vigilante cocks his shotgun and aims at it at the sky.

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