bicycles and bicycling

Happy Results Turned Up Everywhere You Looked

Happy Results Turned Up Everywhere You Looked

Three funds profited handsomely from investments in stocks of many descriptions in countries around the globe.
24 E-Bike Thefts Since September Unnerve Delivery Workers

24 E-Bike Thefts Since September Unnerve Delivery Workers

The rise of food-ordering apps means little cash is carried, so robbers aim at the vehicles, which can cost $2,000.
They Once Were Attacked for Their Cash. Now It’s Their E-Bikes.

They Once Were Attacked for Their Cash. Now It’s Their E-Bikes.

Food deliverers in New York City are facing a crime wave: Since September, at least 24 e-bikes have been reported stolen.
A Deadly Year on N.Y.C. Streets

A Deadly Year on N.Y.C. Streets

In 2019, there were at least 28 cyclist fatalities, and 219 traffic deaths in all, in New York City.
More People Are Dying on New York City’s Streets. What Went Wrong?

More People Are Dying on New York City’s Streets. What Went Wrong?

More cyclists were killed last year than in any year in two decades. Safety groups are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to strengthen his efforts.
E-Bikes and E-Scooter Rentals Won’t Be Allowed in N.Y. Anytime Soon

E-Bikes and E-Scooter Rentals Won’t Be Allowed in N.Y. Anytime Soon

Gov. Andrew Cuomo vetoed a bill that would have legalized both types of transport, angering supporters of the measure.
E-Bikes and E-Scooter Rentals Won’t Be Allowed in N.Y. Anytime Soon

E-Bikes and E-Scooter Rentals Won’t Be Allowed in N.Y. Anytime Soon

Gov. Andrew Cuomo vetoed a bill that would have legalized both types of transport, angering supporters of the measure.
6 Pedestrians in 3 Days: A Deadly Spate of Crashes in N.Y.C.

6 Pedestrians in 3 Days: A Deadly Spate of Crashes in N.Y.C.

The deaths reminded residents and officials of the dangers that still plague New York City’s streets, despite safety initiatives.
Where Bicyclists, Doormen and Tourists Battle for Turf

Where Bicyclists, Doormen and Tourists Battle for Turf

New York City bicyclists say people who walk across bike lanes need to pay attention. But doormen at high-end hotels worry about collisions as lanes expand.
1.5 Million Packages a Day: What Your Online Ordering Does to N.Y.

1.5 Million Packages a Day: What Your Online Ordering Does to N.Y.

The push for quick deliveries from internet retailers has worsened gridlock and pollution. Packages are also luring thieves.
Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

New York will allow Amazon, DHL and UPS to park cargo bikes in commercial loading zones as a way to get some trucks off the city’s gridlocked streets.
Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

New York will allow Amazon, DHL and UPS to park cargo bikes in commercial loading zones as a way to get some trucks off the city’s gridlocked streets.
Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

Park It, Trucks: Here Come New York’s Cargo Bikes

New York will allow Amazon, DHL and UPS to park cargo bikes in commercial loading zones as a way to get some trucks off the city’s gridlocked streets.
Peloton Ad Is Criticized as Sexist and Dystopian

Peloton Ad Is Criticized as Sexist and Dystopian

The 30-second ad, which features a man giving a woman a Peloton Bike for the holidays, inspired parodies on social media and comparisons to “Black Mirror.”
Peloton Holiday Ad Criticized as Sexist

Peloton Holiday Ad Criticized as Sexist

The 30-second ad, which features a man giving a woman a Peloton Bike for the holidays, inspired parodies on social media and comparisons to “Black Mirror.”
Biking Over the Hudson: Why It’s Not Easier

Biking Over the Hudson: Why It’s Not Easier

"I agreed to drop it, reluctantly," said the man who wanted to build a bridge for pedestrians and cyclists from Manhattan to Hoboken or Jersey City.
As a Mountain Biking Motivator, Add a Little Electronic Assist

As a Mountain Biking Motivator, Add a Little Electronic Assist

E-mountain bikes may enable newcomers to gain fitness on daunting hills or snowy trails.
Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Uber has launched a bike share program in Rome, where potholes, vandalism, traffic and theft have defeated previous attempts.
Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Uber has launched a bike share program in Rome, where potholes, vandalism, traffic and theft have defeated previous attempts.
Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Maybe This Time, the Bikes Won’t End Up in the River

Uber has launched a bike share program in Rome, where potholes, vandalism, traffic and theft have defeated previous attempts.