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    According to TechCrunch, Lime plans to restore Jump’s bike sharing service in Barcelona, Paris and Rome, too. That’s less than half the European cities Jump bikes were previously available in. London could also see Lime e-scooters. Earlier this week, the UK approved an e-scooter pilot program, and if the scooters are approved, Lime will likely vie for a spot. With lockdown restrictions easing in some parts of the world, Lime says its e-bike rental service has seen record use. Users...
    Body-camera footage released by Atlanta police on July 2, 2020, show an officer running along a path and then requesting to borrow a man’s bicycle to chase a murder suspect. Related Articles St. Paul man charged in violent liquor store robbery now under arrest in another robbery, during which victim was shot Federal charge dropped against 19-year-old in St. Paul nutrition store arson Children caught up in rolling gun battle last week at Minneapolis...
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City say a teenager riding a bike has died after being run over by a mail truck. The incident happened Wednesday morning as the 15-year-old boy was riding his bicycle and emerged from an alleyway several blocks northwest of Blue Valley Park, the Kansas City Star reported. The teen came out of the alley as a U.S. Postal Service vehicle was traveling westbound on East 20th Street, police said. Investigators believe the...
    Despite all of the ills and upheavals that 2020 is bringing, there is at least one thing that we can celebrate: summer is here. And while your favorite sports team may be on hiatus, your vacation trip may be canceled, and your family get-together will have to wait, there are still things to enjoy and ways to relax. The staff of The News Brig has gotten together to recommend some of their favorite gadgets, devices, and gizmos to help you...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A man was shot and killed overnight in North Philadelphia. Gunfire erupted around 1:30 a.m. Friday on the 1700 block of North 23rd Street. Download The New And Improved CBS Philly App! Police found a man shot multiple times in the chest. He died at the hospital. Police believe the victim was riding a rented Indego bike when he was shot. There’s no word on a motive. No arrests.
    Lime is relaunching Jump’s electric bike-share service in London in its first move since acquiring the struggling bike brand from Uber. To start out, the bikes will be available to rent in the Uber app only — they will added to the Lime app at a later date “following further systems integration,” Lime said. A few hundred e-bikes will be available at first, and will grow with demand, the company says. Pricing will be £1 unlock and 15 pence...
    TARRYTOWN, Westchester County (WABC) -- A Westchester lawmaker is asking the New York State Thruway Authority to consider making safety changes on the new shared use path at the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.The 3.6 mile path for pedestrians and bicyclists has drawn tens of thousands of visitors since opening June 15.While drawing praise for its views of the Hudson River Valley and the New York City skyline, many say the 12-foot wide path isnt wide enough.The scenic view was great,...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities in Stearns County say a teenage boy was injured in a dirt bike accident Wednesday evening in Holding Township. According to the sheriff’s office, deputies responded around 4:15 p.m. to a crash in the area of County Road 17 and 155th Avenue. There, officials say a 15-year-old Albany boy was riding his dirt bike when his rear wheel locked up, causing him to lose control of the bike. A witness saw the incident and called 911....
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Protesters were lined up outside the Cook County Jail Wednesday night, upset over the possible release on bond of a man charged with striking and killing a 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the Southwest Side. Protesters said Oscar Martinez Guerrero was set to be released on bond and walk out of jail. He is charged in the death of Isaac Martinez last weekend. The crowd at times chanted, “No bond for Oscar Guerrero!” and “Justice for...
    San Antonio – The pandemic is sending new bike sales through the roof, but many bike store owners are having trouble keeping up with the repair demands. Clay Williams, owner of San Antonio Bike Shop, says sales since the end of March have increased about 80-100%. Pandemic leads to a bicycle boom, and shortage, around world “April and May were my two best consecutive months that I’ve ever had,” Williams said. He says 2020 bike models are all sold out,...
    TOYOTA tried to confuse us by renaming Corolla as Auris and then going back to Corolla. But one thing that’s never been in doubt is that the world’s best-selling car has always been a sensible buy, ultra-reliable and practical. 6Toyotas Corolla has always been a sensible buy, ultra-reliable and practicalCredit: Jed Leicester 6The Touring Trek version adds a touch of style and attitudeCredit: Jed Leicester The new version adds a touch of style and attitude, especially the Touring Trek version...
    ASHBURN — As family gathered Tuesday evening for a vigil to mourn a 13-year-old bicyclist struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, word quickly spread among the group that a man had been charged in the crash. Family and friends of Isaac Martinez gathered at the crash site in the 8300 block of South Lawndale Avenue in the Ashburn neighborhood to mourn him, demand justice and call for greater bicycle safety measures in Chicago. They were joined by bicyclists...
    A child has been reported missing in Westchester after last being seen riding his bicycle. Aaryn Hernandez, 10, was reported missing by his family in Mount Vernon on Tuesday, June 30, police said. According to police, Hernandez was last seen riding his bike in front of his home at 52 S. 8th Ave. at approximately 3 p.m. on Tuesday. He was wearing a royal blue polo shirt, light blue shorts, with black and blue sneakers. Hernandez attends PS 121...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- With the Lakefront Trail now open and the weather heating up, people want to go out and ride bicycles.But many of them are finding out the COVID-19 pandemic has caused a bike shortage and ABC7 has heard from several people who have been on the hunt for weeks.Chris Chambers wanted to get his daughter a bike for her birthday. He said he checked everywhere and all of the bikes were sold out even on Amazon.He was upset...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Charges have been filed against the driver accused of hitting and killing a 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the Southwest Side. As CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reported, police said the driver took off after hitting the boy, Isaac Martinez. Isaac’s mother was among those who headed back to the scene Tuesday night to share his story. Friends and family carried flowers to the corner of Columbus and Lawndale avenues in the Ashburn community on Tuesday...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man is accused of fatally striking a 13-year-old bicyclist with a van Sunday in Ashburn and leaving the scene of the crash.Oscar Martinez Guerrero, 40, is charged with felony counts of leaving the scene of an accident involving death and failure to report an accident, Chicago police said. He also faces misdemeanor charges of failure to render aid and driving an uninsured vehicle.RELATED: Boy, 13, fatally struck while biking in Ashburn identified Issac Martinez was out...
    LONE TREE, Colo. (CBS4) – As more and more kids hop on bikes, scooters, skateboards and just start playing outside, some doctors are seeing more and more broken bones. Rocky Mountain Pediatric OrthoONE had a 35% increase in children with fractures May 2020 over May 2019. Grayson Forget was in the office recently, having his cast cut off. It was freedom for the 11 year old. His arm had been in the cast for three weeks, ever since he had a bad...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — All beaches, piers, bike paths and beach access points in Los Angeles County were ordered closed for the Fourth of July weekend due to the surge in coronavirus cases, officials said Monday. Santa Monica Beach near the Santa Monica Pier, which re-opened with safety guidelines on June 25, 2020, after a three-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Getty Images) The order takes effect Friday morning and extends through Monday, July 6. Beach parking lots will also...
    Theres a bike boom happening.Its kind of a little uncomfortable to say at times, but my business has been doing pretty well lately, said Chris Nolte, owner of Propel Electric Bikes in Long Beach, CA.Nolte said that the shops sales in May 2020 were close to double those in May 2019, and hes not alone. According to the market research firm The NPD Group, adult leisure bike sales increased 121% in March 2020 versus March 2019. The same study found...
    Theres a bike boom happening.Its kind of a little uncomfortable to say at times, but my business has been doing pretty well lately, said Chris Nolte, owner of Propel Electric Bikes in Long Beach, CA.Nolte said that the shops sales in May 2020 were close to double those in May 2019, and hes not alone. According to the market research firm The NPD Group, adult leisure bike sales increased 121% in March 2020 versus March 2019. The same study found...
    Theres a bike boom happening.Its kind of a little uncomfortable to say at times, but my business has been doing pretty well lately, said Chris Nolte, owner of Propel Electric Bikes in Long Beach, CA.Nolte said that the shops sales in May 2020 were close to double those in May 2019, and hes not alone. According to the market research firm The NPD Group, adult leisure bike sales increased 121% in March 2020 versus March 2019. The same study found...
    Theres a bike boom happening.Its kind of a little uncomfortable to say at times, but my business has been doing pretty well lately, said Chris Nolte, owner of Propel Electric Bikes in Long Beach, CA.Nolte said that the shops sales in May 2020 were close to double those in May 2019, and hes not alone. According to the market research firm The NPD Group, adult leisure bike sales increased 121% in March 2020 versus March 2019. The same study found...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – All beaches, piers, bike paths and beach access points in Los Angeles County have been ordered closed Monday for the Fourth of July weekend, officials said. The order takes effect Friday and extends through July 6. Sheriff’s deputies with the Malibu/Lost Hills Station Beach Team will be patrolling the beaches throughout the weekend and late into the evening. T Under the order, it is now illegal to trespass at the affected locations and is punishable by...
    Bike shorts are a godsend for me in the summer. From lounging around the house to wearing them under dresses, a pair of bike shorts just makes sense. The longer inseam keeps your thighs from chafing and a high waist can make everything feel smooth. Finding a pair of bike shorts that work for you should be a high priority this summer, so we’ve rounded up some of the best. Skip the leggings and try out some soft, stretchy bike...
    Allen West told Fox News on Monday that his “motorcycle days are over” following a crash in Texas last May that hospitalized him, and that he will auction off the bike that he crashed to benefit a charity foundation that helps veterans. West, a former Florida congressman and retired Army lieutenant colonel, told “Fox & Friends” that his “motorcycle days are over” when asked if he’ll be riding a bike again. “I dont want to put my wife and daughters through...