UK legislator jailed after lying to police about speeding

LONDON (AP) — A British lawmaker has been jailed for three months for lying to police after she was caught speeding. Fiona Onasanya was sentenced Tuesday at the Old Bailey courthouse...

Video shows awesome power of Taiwan's Thunderbolt-2000 missiles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video of Taiwan's fearsome Thunderbolt-2000 missile system being launched during a live-fire drill was released to the public for the first time yesterday by the Military N...

Taiwan holds war drill to thwart Chinese invasion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's military on Thursday (Jan. 17) held a large-scale anti-amphibious landing exercise on its west coast as tensions mount between Taipei and Beijing, reported CNA. ...

Video shows speed demon crash into a pillar in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens are mocking a speed demon for dashcam footage of him careening into a concrete column while hitting the pedal to the metal on a straight road in Taichung Cit...

Irate taxi driver tries to 'blind' 5 speed cameras with Post-it notes in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A taxi driver is being charged with Interference with Public Functions (妨害公務罪), after he was caught on surveillance camera video placing Post-it notes on the lenses of five spe...

Taiwanese driver burns traffic camera to avoid speeding ticket

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In an attempt at getting out of a hefty speeding ticket, a man in southern Taiwan's Tainan City on Oct. 1 set fire to a traffic enforcement camera, reported UDN. Tainan...

Speed camera set up at Qingjing Farm in central Taiwan to penalize drivers going over 30kph

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Drivers traveling over 30kph on the Qingjing Farm (清境農場) section of Provincial Highway No. 14 A (省道台14甲線) may get a speeding ticket beginning in October thanks to a speed ca...

Researchers use leaf blower to see how lizards endure storms

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tropical lizards have a stick-to-itiveness in high wind that puts TV weather reporters to shame. Now we know why, thanks in part to a high-powered leaf blower. Hurr...

TomTom and Toyota to Offer Drivers a Navigation App that Mirrors to In-Dash Screens

DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 5, 2018--TU-Automotive -- Today, TomTom ( TOM2 ) launched a new navigation app that can be mirrored to Toyota vehicles’ in-dash screens using SmartDeviceLink (SDL) techno...

TomTom GO Camper Launches

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 2, 2018--TomTom ( TOM2 ) today announced the launch of the new TomTom Camper – a sat nav specifically developed to help explorers to travel worry-free, knowing that the...

Judge won't block speed cameras that issued 12,000 tickets

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A judge has declined to temporarily block a speed camera program in Providence, Rhode Island, that issued more than 12,000 tickets in 33 days. Some of the tic...

Ticket hearings suspended over 12K ticket lawsuit

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A lawsuit concerning more than 12,000 speeding tickets being issued by Providence, Rhode Island, speeding cameras in just a month has postponed all speed camera-related court h...

Rhode Island lawmakers suggest changes to speed camera bill

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island lawmakers are pursuing changes to a state law that allowed Providence to install speed cameras that have generated more than 17,000 violations and $600,000 in fine...

Speed camera fines beat revenue expectations in 2 months

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence officials say the Rhode Island city has collected more than $607,000 from school-zone speeding cameras so far, already beating what the city expected to generate in ...

The Latest: Lawmaker pushes bill to end speed cameras

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Latest on a Rhode Island court flooded with people contesting tickets after a new school zone speed camera program resulted in 12,000 tickets in 33 days. (all times local):...