Lyft Launches E-Scooter Service In San JoseLyft became the third operator to launch e-scooters in San Jose Thursday, but was also the first to be officially permitted under the city’s new regulations set to go into effect July 1.
New Study On Electric Scooters Points Out Danger Of Head InjuriesA new study conducted in Southern California shows that electric scooters are sending riders to the emergency room, many of them with serious injuries.
Oakland City Council Approves Electric Scooter RegulationsThe Oakland City Council formally approved on Monday night an ordinance establishing regulations and requiring permits for shared dockless electric scooters.
Electric Scooter Company Bird Now Valued At $2 BillionScooter rental startup Bird Rides is now valued at $2 billion after a recent $300 million funding round, according to a source close to the matter.
Scooter Companies Clear Vehicles From San Francisco StreetsThe streets of San Francisco on Monday were mostly free of what some see as a two-wheeled nuisance with the arrival of the deadline for electric scooter companies to remove their vehicles from public roads.
Electric Scooter Riders on Bay Bridge Caught on CameraAnother black eye for one of the electric scooter companies currently under fire in San Francisco Friday when video surfaced of two people trying to ride the vehicles on the lower deck of the Bay Bridge.
San Francisco To Temporarily Remove All Electric Scooters From StreetsOfficials announced Thursday that the ubiquitous electric scooters in San Francisco will be removed from city streets in two weeks as a new permit process is implemented.
Truce May Be In Works In San Francisco's Scooter WarsEvery one seems to have an opinion when it comes rental scooters in San Francisco.
San Francisco Public Works Confiscates More E-Scooters Citing ComplaintsThe San Francisco Department of Public Works began confiscating powered dockless scooters Wednesday, for what the department says is a "flagrant disregard for the rules."
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Permit System For Electric ScootersSan Francisco supervisors approved an ordinance requiring dockless electric scooter share companies to obtain permits.
San Francisco Officials Consider Suing Over Scooter ClutterThe increasing popularity of electric rental scooters popping up on sidewalks all over San Francisco has city officials mulling legal action against the scooter start-ups.
Loose Bird In Cockpit Forces Delta Captain To Turn Plane AroundA Delta Air Lines flight captain decided to turn his plane around and return to Detroit after a bird was discovered inside the flight deck.
Complete Dodo Skeleton Sells For $416K To Private CollectorSummers Place Auctions has sold a composite dodo skeleton to a private collector for 336,100 pounds ($416,300), including buyer’s premium.
CHP Officer Rescues Bird In Traffic On Sonoma County RoadAn immobilized blue jay escaped being killed in traffic Saturday afternoon in unincorporated Sonoma County, thanks to the efforts of an observant California Highway Patrol officer.
Budding Serial Killer? Decapitated Animals Found By Railroad Tracks In SacramentoOfficials in Sacramento have found more decapitated animals, bringing the total number to more than a dozen since January.