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Ian Bush
May 13, 2019 - 3:55 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Attention New Jersey drivers: You'll soon be sharing the road with e-bikers. Low-speed electric bikes and scooters are now legal in the Garden State under a bill signed Monday by Gov. Phil Murphy. The bikes have a maximum speed of 19 miles per hour. The bikes are...
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March 04, 2019 - 12:47 pm
By Sharon Jayson, Kaiser Health News (CNN) — University of Texas star baseball shortstop David Hamilton hit a pothole riding an electric scooter, tearing his Achilles tendon and requiring surgery. He'll miss the season. Cristal Glangchai, the CEO for a nonprofit, hit a rock riding her scooter,...
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A man rides a scooter Oct. 4, 2018, in Tempe.
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Pat Loeb
February 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A major step forward has been made in getting electric scooters legalized in Philadelphia. Lawmakers in Harrisburg introduced legislation Tuesday that would make them legal in the state for the first time. Coincidentally, Philadelphia City Council is holding hearings...
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LimeBike scooters for rent on the corner of F Street and Front Street in downtown San Diego on March 1, 2018.
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February 13, 2019 - 3:30 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Electric scooters are gaining in popularity, but according to emergency room physicians from around the country, they are leading to an increased number of...
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The scooter-sharing startup Lime continues to clash with its suppliers amid questions about the safety of its scooters.
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November 16, 2018 - 6:05 pm
By Matt McFarland, CNN Business (CNN) -- The scooter-sharing startup Lime continues to clash with its suppliers amid questions about the safety of its scooters. Chinese company Okai is pushing back on claims that it's the source of flawed Lime scooters. Earlier this month, Lime said it removed all...
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