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Bike Accident

This Might Be The Most Hipster Item Of Clothing Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.19.2014 | Style

What’s more cliché hipster than biking to work in a plaid shirt? Biking to work in a plaid shirt with sewn-in reflective stripes. San Franci...

Can Bikers and Walkers Co-Exist on the Brooklyn Bridge?

Serena Norr | Posted 11.19.2013 | New York
Serena Norr

What rules can be changed on the bridge so bikers and walkers can co-exist?

Healing Is Exhausting and Hard Work

Felice Shapiro | Posted 10.13.2013 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

While we mourn the loss of our summer, feeling it slip away into cool nights and wake to the chill of the August mornings, we know three short weeks ago when our lives shifted that "it could have been worse."

Just Weeks From My 50th Birthday, I've Finally Learned How To Live

Robert Allen | Posted 01.09.2013 | Fifty
Robert Allen

It is hard to shake the feeling that comes with thinking that you were almost killed. But despite being physically weaker, I have become mentally tougher. Each and every day I make a concerted effort to stay in the moment. I listen more intently to people. I use love to guide me through each day.

Dreadful Deaths: Cycling Through Fear

Wray Herbert | Posted 07.29.2012 | Science
Wray Herbert

The dread risk effect remains the best explanation for London's cyclists, and it raises the possibility that terrorism leads to other discretionary but harmful choices that are as yet unknown.

New Bill Would Require NYPD To Investigate Serious Bike Accidents

Posted 03.28.2012 | New York

Councilman Stephen Levin (D-Brooklyn) proposed a bill that would require the NYPD to investigate all serious car-on-bike accidents, The Brooklyn Paper...

Aaron Sankin

Cyclist Who Killed Grandma Gets Probation

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.13.2012 | San Francisco

Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi isn't the only San Francisco resident to strike a controversial plea deal from the District Attorney's office this week. On ...

A Cyclist's Departure

Xavier L. Suarez | Posted 04.28.2012 | Miami
Xavier L. Suarez

Aaron Cohen has been wrenched from our lives. And the sense of loss is overwhelming. Was the tragedy avoidable? I don't rightly know, but I know we didn't try hard enough to avoid it.

Why Miami Is a Dangerous Deathtrap for Cyclists

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 04.23.2012 | Miami
Spencer Aronfeld

The beauty of Key Biscayne, that makes it so desirable for cyclists, is also a distraction for motorists. Immediate action needs to be taken before Miami loses another cyclist to a careless driver on Key Biscayne.

Did NYPD Conduct 'Biased' Investigation Of Slain BK Bicyclist?

Posted 12.19.2011 | New York

An attorney representing the family of Mathieu Lefevre, the Williamsburg artist who was killed in October by a flatbed truck driver, has sent a letter...

Aaron Sankin

Bikers, Pedestrians At War On The Golden Gate Bridge

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 09.12.2011 | San Francisco

One thing separating locals from tourists is the knowledge of what season is best for a leisurely stroll across the Golden Gate Bride. While your ...

BUI: Biker Hit By Car Was Four Times Over Legal Limit Of Alcohol

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Woodstock bicyclist who was hit by a car had a blood-alcohol level of .364 -- more than four times the legal limit to drive a car, police said. ...

Bill Ritter Back At Capitol After Bike Acident

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter held his first news conference after a bike accident last week and says he's in pain, but recovering. The go...

In Memoriam: Road Fatalities

streetsblog.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Each year, scores of pedestrians and cyclists die on New York City streets, while thousands are injured. Though the total number of road fatalities is...

Studies Show Cyclists Cause Less Than 10% of Bike/Car Accidents : TreeHugger

Treehugger | Lloyd Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Whenever we write about bike/car "interactions" we get a lot of complaints that cyclists bring much of this upon themselves by blowing through red lig...

America's Got British Talent: HuffPost Talks To Unlikely Opera Star Paul Potts

Huffington Post | Michelle Kung | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

No one was more stunned than Paul Potts when the 36-year old amateur singer won the television competition Britain's Got Talent this past June. Not on...

CNN's John Roberts In Thanksgiving Bike Accident — Saved By Helmet!

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CNN's John Roberts had a rough Thanksgiving — but it could have been a lot rougher if he hadn't been wearing a helmet. Roberts, an avid cyclis...

Breaking: John Roberts' Neck (No, Seriously!)

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Remember how John Roberts was in a bicycle accident on Thanksgiving wherein a car cut him off, forcing him to swerve and collide with a jogger, result...