Tanya Shen Gang Green Bikeway in central Taiwan provides relaxing biking experience

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tanya Shen Gang Green Bikeway (潭雅神綠園道) is one of the best destinations for people in the Taichung metropolitan area who like to ride a bike for exercise and recreation. The ...

Taiwan's new e-bike helmet law to impact foreign commuters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In an effort to better regulate electric bicycles and address the rise in injuries and deaths from the vehicles, the Legislature on Monday (April 29) passed a preliminary revie...

The Latest: Victim describes California crash 'like a movie'

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on eight people injured in Northern California after a car plows into them (all times local): 9:35 a.m. One of the people injure...

Taiwan’s Penghu archipelago promotes bicycle tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s offshore Penghu County is promoting bicycle tourism by making the county bicycle friendlier and by offering a free guided bike tour to any bike group of mor...

Columbine honors 13 lost with community service, ceremony

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday by volunteering at shelters, doing neighborhood cleanup projects...

The Latest: Visitors pay respects at Columbine memorial

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting (all times local): 1:05 p.m. A steady stream of peo...

Emotional statements from parents, kids in torture case

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California couple who pleaded guilty to locking up and abusing 12 of their 13 children for years, as well as some of the victims, made their first public comments F...

Shared electric scooters surge, overtaking docked bikes

NEW YORK (AP) — Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars in the U.S. Riders took 38.5 millio...

Lyft pulls electric bikes off the road after brake problems

NEW YORK (AP) — Lyft has pulled 3,000 electric bikes from the streets of New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., after customers complained the bikes were braking too hard. A s...

Unbeaten Marquez the 'king' of MotoGP Texas race

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — From the moment Marc Marquez enters the paddock at the Circuit of the Americas, a feeling of inevitability settles over the track: This race seems already won. T...

How safe is running a marathon? Heart doctors say it depends

BOSTON (AP) — It was the death heard 'round the running world. In July 1984, acclaimed author and running guru Jim Fixx died of a heart attack while trotting along a country road in ...

Australian man on bike fatally struck by truck in New Mexico

PORTALES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say an Australian man on a roadway north of Portales has been fatally struck by a pickup truck. The name and hometown of the 44-year-old...

The mysterious tale of a missing bike in Spain

MADRID (AP) — It's become the soap opera of the missing bike. The cast involves a financially strapped moto racing team and a disgruntled Spanish rider with past problems with the la...

Argentina coach Scaloni injured in bike accident in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni was briefly hospitalized in Spain after being injured in a bicycle accident. The Argentine soccer federation says Scaloni did not sustain...

Ukraine: Is this comedian winning votes because of his political sitcom?

Who exactly was the man who won nearly 30 percent of the vote in the first round of Ukraine's presidential election? Was it showman and political newcomer Volodymyr Zelensky, or Vasily Holoborodko...