As pointed out by David Cenciotti, here’s a video apparently showing an ARMED MQ-1 Predator drone flying near Chicago. Could be real. Could be fake.
If real, is it part of security ops ahead of this month’s NATO summit? Who knows. But again, if real, this is a big, big deal. Armed Predators are the main weapon in the shadowy U.S. counter-terror campaigns in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Somalia and Yemen.
Fly them over government weapons ranges, sure. But they have no place over U.S. cities.