Heads Up, Bikers: A Master Chief Motorcycle Helmet Is On Its Way

Before he let himself go, Marlon Brando was pretty much the pinnacle of American masculinity. Too bad that Halo didn't come out until a few months after the actor already finished his final role in the 2001 thriller The Score, then. Because you know what he could've used 48 years earlier on the set for The Wild One? A… » 6/25/14 4:00pm 6/25/14 4:00pm

Dead Biker Buried Riding Harley in Giant Transparent Casket

Years before Billy Standley died on Sunday, he planned out every detail of his funeral: He bought up the three plots next to his wife's grave, had his sons build him a custom casket, and arranged for the funeral director to embalm him in a sitting position. Earlier today, Standley's dream funeral took place, and he… » 1/31/14 7:16pm 1/31/14 7:16pm

Despite Appearances, This Biker Chick Did Not End Up In Joe Biden's Lap

Vice President Joe Biden didn't really get fresh with a black leather-clad biker chick while he was trolling for votes at an Ohio campaign event this weekend; he just sat kind of close to her. » 9/10/12 5:30pm 9/10/12 5:30pm

Prius Driver Beat Up After Taking Out Two Bikers

A San Francisco area Prius driver couldn't get enough of a pack of motorcycles cruising the freeway, and decided to record video of them. Unfortunately, driving and shooting video proved to be too much for the 19-year-old hybrid pilot, and he veered into the pack of two wheelers, taking two of them out. » 5/21/12 1:30pm 5/21/12 1:30pm

Biker Protesting Helmet Laws Dies of Head Injuries from Crash

Philip A. Contos of Parish, N.Y., died in a motorcycle crash on Saturday after losing control of his bike and going head-first over the handlebars. He was "participating in a motorcycle helmet protest ride." » 7/03/11 4:30pm 7/03/11 4:30pm

Crazy NYC Bike Messengers Racing Through Manhattan Traffic

Bike messengers are guys any car-driving, Ray's-Pizza-eating Manhattanites love to hate. Maybe it's something to do with the way these two-wheeled speed-demons take on Midtown rush hour traffic. » 3/13/09 6:00pm 3/13/09 6:00pm