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Pedestrians and e-scooters are clashing in the struggle for sidewalk space

Regardless of local laws, scooter riders frequently take refuge from busy streets on crowded walkways. The results, critics say, can be deadly......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2019

Canadian railways ration space as commodity congestion problems worsen

Canada's two major railways are rationing space on trains traveling to the country's biggest port and recently prioritized some commodities over others to deal with congestion, the latest indication of their struggle to meet demand from new trade deals......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Why electric scooters are so controversial

The good: a new breed of electric scooter is easy to obtain, via an app, and can be dropped anywhere. The bad: streets are littered with stray scooters and pedestrians are upset. Jefferson Graham reports from Santa Monica.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

CBF Morning Run: Wondering why Andy Ginther hates scooters, hypnotizing chickens and sipping a BrewDog sour

Happy Wednesday morning, Columbus. Do you remember when you could just toss your rent-a-scooter in the street when you finished your ride? Or dump it on the sidewalk all willy-nilly? You know, before the city went all Dirty Harry on the scooter co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire, burying them at sea

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018

Fed-up locals are trashing electric scooter fleets

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 10th, 2018

Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire and burying them at sea

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 10th, 2018

Uber exec: We want to become the "one stop" transportation app

Uber has made big moves in the transportation space recently, adding bike-sharing and e-scooters to its platform and Uber’s Rachel Holt, who runs these “new modalities” talked to CNBC about Uber’s future strategy in the space......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2018

Taxi Crash in Moscow"s Red Square Injures Eight People

Eight people, including two from Mexico, were injured Saturday when a taxi crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk near Red Square......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 17th, 2018

Graphic Video Of The Moment A Russian Taxi Driver Slams Into Pedestrians Before Sprinting Away

Dramatic video has emerged of a Moscow cab driver driving onto a sidewalk and plowing into several pe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 16th, 2018

"Get Moving": How Trump Ratcheted Up the Trade Battle With China

A tumultuous decision-making process inside the White House led to an abrupt turn toward tariffs. Aides have cursed at one another in front of the president as they struggle to reconcile clashing views on whether to impose levies to force concessions......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

Trump administration abandons peace push as Israel kills dozens in border struggle with Hamas, Palestinians

REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa Israeli forces and Palestinians have been clashing in increasingly deadly protests along the border in Gaza while President Donald Trump's administration has totally failed to p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 15th, 2018

Van jumps sidewalk in Toronto, killing at least 9 pedestrians and injuring 16; police say driver is in custody

Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press v.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Van jumps sidewalk, injuring at least 7 pedestrians in Toronto; police say driver is in custody

Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP A van apparently jumped onto a sidewalk Monday from a busy intersection in Toronto and struck a crowd of pedestrians and before it was found and t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Van Strikes Pedestrians in Toronto

A van struck eight to 10 people on the sidewalk of one of Toronto’s busiest streets during the lunch hour, police say. The van fled the scene, but authorities say they’ve apprehended the driver......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 23rd, 2018

Electric Scooter ‘Public Nuisance:’ San Francisco to Regulate Startup War

Customers using the dockless scooters are "imperiling pedestrians and themselves," the notice warned......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 18th, 2018

Why Trump Wants a Space Force for the Final Frontier

Satellites make much of modern warfare possible, through GPS systems, wireless communications and sophisticated weather forecasting. This makes them tempting military targets. The U.S. Air Force has been responsible for defending American satelli.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost12 min. ago

WiZiX Technology Group nearly doubles space with move to Roseville

Sacramento office imaging equipment startup WiZiX Technology Group Inc. is moving its headquarters to a freeway-facing building in Roseville. The new location will nearly double the firm’s space in the region. The building’s location, near th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals27 min. ago

Why owners of food truck Paperboy paid up for a brand new space in East Austin

Paperboy co-owner Ryan Harms said owning a brick-and-brick restaurant was the goal when he first opened his breakfast-focused food truck in 2015, where the men runs from yogurt parfait to chilaquiles......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals27 min. ago

Netflix establishes production hub in Toronto

Netflix Inc. is establishing a new production hub in Toronto, inking two new leases totaling nearly 250,000 square feet of studio and office space in the Canadian city. The Los Gatos, California-based streaming giant will lease four sound stages as.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 27 min. ago

Israeli self-driving tech startup opens U.S. headquarters in Tempe

The company's autonomous vehicle technology uses vision-based, real-time mapping software to identify the route and any obstructions or pedestrians without requiring an online connection or GPS......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 12 min. ago