Family Cautions Against Motorized Scooters After Toy Bursts Into Flames Inside Brooklyn ApartmentElias Johnson, 10, is still shaken up after the Hoverboard he got for Christmas exploded inside their Bedford-Stuyvesant apartment.
New York Lawmakers Push For Regulations On Motorized ScootersSen. Jose Peralta and Assembly member Aravella Simotas are pushing for the Department of Motor Vehicles to maintain a registry, establish safety regulations, and set minimum liability insurance coverage.
Man Dies In Police Custody After Being Arrested On Warrant In QueensPolice said a man with an active arrest warrant died in custody in Queens Wednesday afternoon, after developing difficulty breathing due to a medical condition.
Disabled Brooklyn Man's Motorized Scooter Hauled Off In Broad DaylightA disabled Brooklyn Heights man was asking for help Wednesday in tracking down his stolen motorized scooter.