'He Didn't Stand A Chance': NYC's 19th Cyclist Killed When Car Slams Into SUV In BrooklynShocking video shows a gray car traveling south on Coney Island Avenue run a red light and T-bone a blue SUV heading east on Avenue L around 12:30 p.m. in Midwood. The SUV spins out of control and slams into Jose Alzorriz, who had just pulled up to the intersection.
Cyclist Struck By SUV In Queens Hours After 2 Others Were Killed Across NYCSo far, 17 cyclists have been killed this year. That’s compared to 10 in all of last year.
NYPD Cracks Down On Drivers, Expert Says Real Problem Is Reckless Cyclists, Proposes License Plates For Bikes“Insist on putting license plates on bicycles which would then allow the police or pedestrians or anyone else to track unsafe behavior,” the former chief of the city’s Department of Investigation added.
In Wake Of Yet Another Cyclist Death, Mayor De Blasio Vows Changes Through 'Vision Zero' InitiativeA woman on a bicycle was killed after colliding with a cement truck in Brooklyn on Monday. Now, other cyclists and drivers are calling for changes.
NYPD Cracking Down On Reckless Cyclists After Woman Struck, Left With Severe Brain InjuryCBS2's Alice Gainer spoke to people in Midtown who say the reckless accident is not surprising and cyclists are constantly putting the public in danger at intersections.
Grab-And-Ride Lime Bikes Popping Up Across YonkersBrightly colored bikes anyone can pick up and drop off anywhere are popping up all over Yonkers.
Annual Cycle For Survival Raises Money For Rare CancersThousands of people will be hopping on exercise bikes this weekend to raise money in the fight against rare cancers.
L.I. Legislator’s Stance On Bike Safety Sets Off Social Media BacklashBarraga also advised against running in the street and suggested that runners and bikers go to the gym instead of using bike lanes where people are still at risk of getting hit by a car.
Mayor Bloomberg Expected To Sign E-Bike BanThe bikes are often used by delivery people and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said the new law plugs loopholes and totally bans electric bikes from the streets of New York.
Comptroller Liu Wants Helmet Mandate For Bike Sharing ProgramNew York City is set to start a new bike sharing program next month. But before it begins, City Comptroller John Liu wants to make sure riders are kept safe, WCBS 880's Rich Lamb reported.
14th Annual Blessing Of The BikesMore than 200 bicycles have been blessed with a sprinkling of holy water at New York City's Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
NJ Bike Riders Want NJ Transit To Pump The Brakes On Inconvenient PolicyBike riders in the Garden State are up in arms over an NJ Transit policy that prevents them from carrying bikes onto trains at stations without elevated platforms.
Bike Share Program To Hit City Streets Next SummerWith the bike share program, DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan the city is reinventing the wheel by providing an affordable and 24-hour accessible transportation alternative.
DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Nick At Tom’s Restaurant“You can literally take the battery out and charge it in a café, while you eat your eggs.” - Nick and his electric bicycle
NJ Lawmaker Backs Off Of Bicycle License Plate IdeaUnder the bill proposed by Essex County Assemblywoman Cleopatra Tucker, riders or their parents would have to pay $10 a year to register their bikes with the state.