Taiwanese whizzing by on mobility scooters could soon face fines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Users of mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs in Taiwan could soon face fines if they exceed a newly proposed speed limit, after legislators on Thursday (May 21) gave...

German police: "Guardian angel" pigeon protected speeder

BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany say divine intervention saved a speeding driver from getting a ticket, after a pigeon photobombed a traffic enforcement camera at just the right moment. ...

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...

Driver killed after NT$3 million Audi crashes into pillar in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taichung man died after his rented Audi worth over NT$3 million (US$97,000) slammed into a bridge pier early this morning in the western Taiwanese city, reported UDN. Shor...

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...