Lawmaker wants city to review safety of Citi Bike’s electric bikes

The Department of Transportation must examine the safety of Citi Bike’s electric-assist cycles — and the City Council may hold special hearings to do just that, a lawmaker said. Lyft, which owns Citi Bike, pulled the Big Apple’s entire fleet of roughly 1,000 of the ‘e-bikes’ from service — about 8 percent of the service’s total New York fleet — […]

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The Widow episode 3 review: A heartbreaking blow for Georgia in her search

This attempted to up the stakes and introduced us to some colourful new characters, with their French hip-hop and no-nonsense Louise (Mathilde Warnier) a welcome antidote to Georgia’s quivering-lipped earnestness. But its suddenness also felt like an unnecessary diversion from Georgia’s mission, sharply brought back into focus by her shooting a man trying to abduct her. She dealt with it […]

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The Mule review: Clint Eastwood as an old man behaving badly

THE MULE ★★★½ Clint Eastwood in The Mule, looking frailer as an elderly drug courier. Rated M, 116 minutes Half a century after the young Clint Eastwood's rise to stardom as the Man With No Name, there's still something enigmatic about his screen persona. Much of his career has been built on his tough-guy act, his half-whisper and squint of […]

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Five Gaelic football teams to watch in 2019

Ahead of the new year, we pick out five teams to watch as they aim to improve on their respective 2018 campaigns. Galway While 2018 finished on a disappointing note for the Tribesmen, the year presented some important milestones: a League final appearance upon their return to Division 1, a Connacht title, and breaking an 18-year wait for both an […]

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Michael van Gerwen and Gary Anderson in action on Thursday at World Darts Championship

Michael van Gerwen, Gary Anderson and Michael Smith headline Thursday’s World Championship action, as the third-round comes to a close and the fourth-round gets underway. Here’s what’s in prospect on Thursday at the World Darts Championship… Devon Petersen v Steve West (R3) Devon Petersen and Steve West will sense a huge opportunity to progress through their quarter of the draw, […]

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