FILE - In this June 11, 2015 file photo, a hexacopter drone is flown during a drone demonstration at a farm in Cordova, Md. Concerned about rising reports of close calls and safety risks involving drones, the government announced Monday it will require many of the increasingly popular unmanned aircraft to be registered. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
FILE - In this June 11, 2015 file photo, a hexacopter drone is flown during a drone demonstration at a farm in Cordova, Md. Concerned about rising reports of close calls and safety risks involving drones, the government announced Monday it will require many of the increasingly popular unmanned aircraft to be registered. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) Alex Brandon AP
FILE - In this June 11, 2015 file photo, a hexacopter drone is flown during a drone demonstration at a farm in Cordova, Md. Concerned about rising reports of close calls and safety risks involving drones, the government announced Monday it will require many of the increasingly popular unmanned aircraft to be registered. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) Alex Brandon AP

Citing dangers of recreational drones, federal regulators to require registration

October 19, 2015 10:41 PM