A 49-year-old Arizona woman was struck and killed by an autonomous Uber SUV that didn’t slow down because the emergency braking system was not enabled. National Transportation Safety Board said the system was disabled “to reduce the potential for erratic vehicle behavior.” The woman driving in the SUV began steering less than a second before impact, but didn’t brake until less than a second after impact.
Sabrina Kouider, 35, and Ouissem Medouni, 40, were convicted of murdering 21-year-old nanny Sophie Lionnet and burning her body in a bonfire in their backyard. The couple starved and tortured Lionnet over their delusional fixation on Lionnet having an affair with Kouider’s ex-boyfriend Mark Walton, a founding member of Irish boy band Boyzone. Lionnet and Walton had never met. Aisling Hosein of the Crown Prosecution Service said “only Kouider and Medouni know exactly how they killed Sophie but the prosecution was able to prove that she died as a result of purposeful and sustained violence, and not by accident.”
Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown was unrightfully tased and arrested after what started with a parking violation. Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales apologized to Brown and the public for the officers’ inappropriate behavior. He added that the officers have been disciplined and said “I am sorry this incident escalated to this level.”
The remains of missing Provo woman Elizabeth Salgado have been identified in Hobble Creek Canyon. Salgado went missing three years ago in April 2015, and her missing persons case is now being investigated as a homicide.
A bad lip reading of the Royal Wedding has gone viral on YouTube. The video is #8 on Trending and has collected over 5.6 million views since Tuesday.