Latest Global positioning systems News

On the moo-ve: GPS leads German police to missing cowbell

Sep. 26, 2019 10:06 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Two German residents got more cowbell than they expected when they picked up the clanking souvenir in neighboring Austria. Police in the western German city of Krefeld say they tracked down the bell Wednesday thanks to the GPS device it was fitted with, two days after it was reported missing....

Suit targets California hunting rules that allow GPS on dogs

Sep. 10, 2019 6:42 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Animal rights groups are suing California over rules that allow animals to be hunted with the aid of hunting dogs wearing GPS tracking devices on their collars. The Animal Legal Defense Fund, which filed the lawsuit last week in Sacramento Superior Court, called the hunting method...