"What does it take for me to get arrested?" asked Cynthia Papermaster, 70, as she laid in the road. Impeding traffic was enough of an offense, as members of LVMPD reluctantly handcuffed her. Creech Air Force Base and the small town it is near, Indian Springs, are located about an hour outside of Las Vegas. It is also home to one of the largest drone programs run by the Air Force. The drones flown out of Creech are responsible for flying missions all over the world. A group of protestors gathered there to express their displeasure with the program. The protest was generally peaceful and the police acted professionally. There are similar protests all over the country near other bases involved in the drone program.
Here are some recent photos of Olympic high jumper Vashti Cunningham for Sports Illustrated. At just 18, the recent high school graduate is poised to become one of the world's best high jumpers. Her mother, Felicity de Jager, is a former professional ballerina and her father is former NFL quarterback Randall Cunningham. Growing up in Pennsylvania I can remember playing football as a kid and how everyone always wanted to be the Philadelphia Eagle's Randall Cunningham.