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  • Biker arrested, clocked at 170mph on Thruway

    05/04/2012 12:39:31 AM PDT · by No One Special · 111 replies
    WRGB-TV Channel 6 News ^ | May 3, 2012 | Unknown
    RAVENA -- New York State Police say they caught a man on a motorcycle doing nearly 170mph on the Thruway on Tuesday. Troopers say spotted 25-year-old Nikkolaus McCarthy of Charleton near Ravena, gave chase, but broke it off soon after. State Police caught up with him later in New Paltz when he ran low on gas. He was arrested and faces a slew of charges. When he was taken into custody, McCarthy told officers he was capable of going even faster. RAVENA -- Authorities say a 25-year-old upstate New York man has been arrested after troopers clocked him driving his...
  • "Passion" star Caviezel injured in motorcycle crash

    07/18/2009 11:23:02 AM PDT · by La Enchiladita · 25 replies · 1,427+ views
    Reuters ^ | July 17, 2009 | Alex Dobuzinskis
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "The Passion of the Christ" star James Caviezel suffered minor injuries while riding his motorcycle in Washington state when he struck a bicycle thrown by a pedestrian, authorities said on Friday. Caviezel was driving his 2006 Harley-Davidson Thursday along a highway, when a man walking along the road threw a bicycle into the actor's path, said Richard Magnussen, a spokesman for the Washington State Patrol. "There's no relationship between these guys at all, (Caviezel) just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time," Magnussen told Reuters. Caviezel was unable to avoid the bicycle...
  • "The Passion of the Christ" actor James Caviezel hurt near Leavenworth

    07/17/2009 10:21:53 AM PDT · by Rinnwald · 37 replies · 1,885+ views
    LEAVENWORTH — The Washington State Patrol says actor James Caviezel suffered minor injuries when a man hurled a bicycle into the path of his motorcycle about 14 miles southeast of Leavenworth.
  • Get your battery running

    12/21/2006 1:27:16 PM PST · by Red Badger · 32 replies · 1,028+ views
    www.davisenterprise.com ^ | 12/21/2006 | Staff
    Think of it as “Easy Rider” meets “An Inconvenient Truth.” Or, maybe, the perfect Christmas gift for the environmentalist with everything. A solar motorcycle. Well, not solar, strictly speaking, but electric — with its battery charged by the solar panels on Rob Thayer’s Village Homes roof. Thayer, a UC Davis professor emeritus of landscape architecture, recently purchased the custom motorcycle for $7,000 from electricmotorsport.com, an Oakland company that’s one of a handful modifying or building electric motorcycles. His is a 2003 Spanish-built Derbi Grand Prix racer, its gas engine replaced with a battery and low racing handlebars replaced with...
  • Teen With Medical Microchip Dies in Fla.

    10/01/2006 7:58:01 PM PDT · by Aliska · 60 replies · 1,709+ views
    Quad City Times online ^ | October 1, 2006 | None given
    BOCA RATON, Fla. - A teen engineering prodigy who gained national attention in 2002 when he and his family received identification chip implants on live television was killed in a motorcycle accident, authorities said. Derek Jacobs, 18, lost control of his motorcycle early Saturday and crashed into a guardrail and a pole, the Palm Beach County sheriff's office said. He was wearing a helmet. "It was just a crazy accident of a bump or something, and he was catapulted," said his mother, Leslie Jacobs. "He had, of course, potential, because he was brilliant, and he was just a wonderful son....