Tag: Arizona

A video capture from an Uber dashcam moments before a self-driving Uber car struck and killed a pedestrian in Phoenix, Arizona

Watch: Video Shows Moment Self-Driving Uber Hit Pedestrian

Newly released video footage shows the moment that a self-driving Uber vehicle, operated by a convicted felon, hit and killed a pedestrian. The video has been called “damning for Uber” by a professor who robot-perception systems. 

Law enforcement agencies have been aware of virtual kidnapping fraud for at least two decades, but a recent FBI case illustrates how this frightening scam—once limited to Mexico and Southwest border states—has evolved so that U.S. residents anywhere could be potential victims.

Feds: U.S. Group Kidnapped Arizona Man for Mexican Cartel

A group of people kidnapped an Arizona man and planned to cross him into Mexico in the trunk of a car. The plot exemplifies the ongoing ruthless cartel activity that continues to reign along the U.S.-Mexico Border.