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January 24, 2020, 6:57 PM

Uber bringing self-driving cars to DC

The rideshare company is bringing a fleet of self-driving cars to the nation's capital to begin mapping out prospective routes -- aided by human drivers at first -- starting Friday.
January 24, 2020, 6:57 PM
Uber bringing self-driving cars to DC
January 24, 2020, 6:35 PM

Uber bringing fleet of self-driving cars to Washington, DC

Uber is bringing self-driving cars to the nation's capital to begin mapping out routes starting on Friday.
January 24, 2020, 6:35 PM
Uber bringing fleet of self-driving cars to Washington, DC
January 20, 2020, 3:20 AM

A $4 fee for rideshares to and from the Phoenix airport may be unconstitutional, Arizona AG says

A $4 fee hailing an Uber or Lyft to or from the airport in Phoenix has garnered a firestorm of reaction from residents and ride-share companies.
January 20, 2020, 3:20 AM
A fee for rideshares to the airport may be unconstitutional, Arizona AG says
January 17, 2020, 7:48 PM

New $4 fee added to rideshares to and from Phoenix airport

The Arizona attorney general said he believes the fee violates the state’s constitution.
January 17, 2020, 7:48 PM
New $4 fee added to rideshares to and from Phoenix airport
January 12, 2020, 9:38 PM

Uber passenger arrested for trying to kidnap driver, police say

An Uber passenger was arrested after pulling a gun on a driver in an attempt to kidnap her, police said.
January 12, 2020, 9:38 PM
Uber passenger arrested for trying to kidnap driver: Police
January 11, 2020, 4:48 PM

Man who posed as Uber driver arrested for sexual assault

There are renewed concerns over ride-share safety after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted by a fake Uber driver.
January 11, 2020, 4:48 PM
Man who posed as Uber driver arrested for sexual assault
1 month ago

Uber, Postmates sue to challenge California's new labor law

Ride-share company Uber and on-demand meal delivery service Postmates are suing to block a broad new California law aimed at giving wage and benefit protections to people who work as independent contractors
1 month ago
Uber, Postmates sue to challenge California's new labor law
1 month ago

Former Uber CEO Kalanick severs ties with ride-hailing giant

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is severing ties to the ride-hailing company he co-founded a decade ago
1 month ago
Former Uber CEO Kalanick to resign from company's board
1 month ago

Colombia orders Uber to halt its operations after lawsuit

Colombia has instructed Uber to stop operating after a lawsuit by a group of taxi drivers that accused the ride-sharing app of unfair business practices
1 month ago
1 month ago

Uber establishes $4.4M fund for female employees who faced sexual harassment, retaliation

Uber has agreed to pay more than $4 million after it was found to have permitted a culture of sexual harassment and retaliation at its workplaces.
1 month ago
Uber to pay $4.4M to resolve sexual harassment and retaliation charge
1 month ago

Uber settles federal sexual harassment investigation

The company is creating a $4.4 million fund to compensate employees who claim they suffered harassment or retaliation for reporting it.
1 month ago
Uber settles federal sexual harassment investigation
2 months ago

Uber weighs next steps after jarring sex assault report

Uber revealed more than 3,000 riders, drivers were sexually assaulted last year.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Signs show separate bathrooms for Uber employees and drivers at Rhode Island hub

A viral tweet reveals an Uber Hub office in Rhode Island had separate bathrooms for employees and drivers.
2 months ago
Signs show separate bathrooms for Uber employees and drivers at business
2 months ago

New report from Uber reveals over 3K reports of sexual assault

The reported sexual attacks were part of the overall 1.3 billion rides last year, according to the ride sharing service.
2 months ago
New report from Uber reveals over 3K reports of sexual assault
2 months ago

Uber reveals nearly 6,000 incidents of sexual assaults in new safety report

Uber says it received nearly 6,000 reports of sexual assault from both riders and drivers across the United States in 2017 and 2018.
2 months ago
Uber reveals nearly 6,000 incidents of sexual assaults in new safety report
2 months ago

Uber loses license to operate in London

London transportation officials decided to not renew Uber's license to operate in the city, citing "a pattern of failures by the company" that "placed passengers and their safety at risk."
2 months ago
Uber loses license to operate in London
2 months ago

Uber loses license to operate in London over 'potential safety risks' for passengers

Citing safety concerns and fraudulent drivers, London regulators chose to not renew the ride-share company's license to operate in the city.
2 months ago
Uber loses license to operate in London over 'potential safety risks' for passengers
2 months ago

Uber loses license in London over safety, vows to appeal

London’s transit operator says it is not renewing Uber’s license to operate in the British capital
2 months ago
Uber loses license to operate in London over safety issues
2 months ago

Uber discriminated against blind woman with dog, panel rules

A panel in Maine has ruled that Uber discriminated against a blind woman when a driver refused to give her a ride because she was traveling with her guide dog
2 months ago
Uber discriminated against blind woman with dog, panel rules
2 months ago

New Jersey seeks $640M from Uber for misclassifying workers

New Jersey is seeking more than $640 million from Uber in taxes and penalties, saying the ride-hailing company misclassified its drivers as independent contractors
2 months ago
New Jersey seeks $640M from Uber for misclassifying workers
3 months ago

Uber CEO under fire for remarks on murdered journalist

Dara Khosrowshahi called the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi “a serious mistake” during an interview with Axios on HBO.
3 months ago
Uber CEO under fire for remarks on murdered journalist
3 months ago

Teen describes being kidnapped by Uber driver

The teenage girl, who was 15 at the time, said she told the driver she needed to use the restroom and called 911 from a McDonald’s restaurant.
3 months ago
Teen describes being kidnapped by Uber driver
3 months ago

Uber passenger fatally struck by patrol car after jumping highway median

The patrol car was responding to a fight that broke out in the Uber when the man jumped out and ran across the California highway.
3 months ago
Uber passenger fatally struck by patrol car after jumping highway median
3 months ago

Uber passenger struck and killed by police car after fleeing from fight with other rider

An Uber passenger who got into a physical altercation with another rider was struck and killed by a California highway patrol car after jumping from the Uber.
3 months ago
Uber passenger run over by police car after fleeing from fight with other rider
4 months ago

Uber to release new app that will help you find a job

Plus, Microsoft unveils its new foldable phone.
4 months ago
Uber to release new app that will help you find a job
4 months ago

Uber says it will verify drivers with PIN numbers

The announcement comes six months after a woman was murdered after getting into a vehicle thinking it was her Uber.
4 months ago
Uber says it will verify drivers with PIN numbers
4 months ago

Uber responds to concerns about passenger safety

A report claims the ridesharing app has a policy that allows drivers accused of prior crimes to continue picking up passengers. ABC News’ Kenneth Moton reports.
4 months ago
Uber responds to concerns about passenger safety
4 months ago

Uber faces new allegations about passenger safety

The Washington Post reports the ride-share company allowed drivers to keep picking up passengers even after they were accused of serious wrongdoing.
4 months ago
Uber faces new allegations about passenger safety
4 months ago

168 Uber and Lyft drivers suspended for offenses, including felonies, that should have barred them from employment: Officials

Portland cracked down on 168 rideshare drivers for Uber and Lyft for driving offenses, felonies and more.
4 months ago
168 Uber and Lyft drivers suspended for offenses, including felonies: Officials
5 months ago

New York Uber driver arraigned for allegedly kidnapping teen girl during ride home from Sweet 16: DA

The 15-year-old girl was able to escape the Uber and call police.
5 months ago
Uber driver allegedly kidnapped teen girl during ride home from Sweet 16 party
5 months ago

Uber driver convicted of raping intoxicated passenger

An Uber driver has been found guilty of raping an intoxicated woman he picked up at a casino near Philadelphia
5 months ago
Uber driver convicted of raping intoxicated passenger
5 months ago

Uber driver surprises passenger with gifts

Lamiyah Jabbar shared the sweet surprise video on Instagram.
5 months ago
Uber driver surprises passenger with gifts
5 months ago

Uber driver surprises Tim Hortons employee with gifts after hearing her story on their ride to work

This Uber driver's random act of kindness for an employee at Tim Hortons will make your day.
5 months ago
Uber driver circles back to rider's work for surprise delivery
5 months ago

Uber driver surprises fast-food worker with gifts

Lamiyah Jabbar shared a video of herself driving through Tim Hortons to deliver a new dress and gift card to an employee she had dropped off at work.
5 months ago
Uber driver surprises fast-food worker with gifts
6 months ago

Uber fires 400 people from marketing team in restructuring and Lyft loses its COO

Uber laid off one-third of its marketing team — or 400 employees — on Monday as the company restructures just months after its disappointing IPO.
6 months ago
Uber fires 400 people in restructuring and Lyft sees a shake-up
6 months ago

Uber lays off 400 employees

The company's marketing team has lost one-third of its staff in an effort to cut costs.
6 months ago
Uber lays off 400 employees
6 months ago

Uber driver gave woman 400-mile ride to her aunt's 100th birthday party

A woman recently took to Twitter to publicly thank an Uber driver who traveled great lengths so she wouldn't miss her relative's 100th birthday celebration.
6 months ago
Woman thanks Uber driver for 400-mile ride to aunt's 100th birthday party
7 months ago

Uber Copter has landed

The company launched its Uber Copter service, offering rides from lower Manhattan to John F. Kennedy International Airport on weekday afternoons -- for its Platinum and Diamond Uber Rewards members.
7 months ago
Uber Copter has landed
7 months ago

New Uber service allows users to request 'comfy' rides

Apple announces new design for AirPods; Russian "Instagram" lake a result of toxic coal waste.
7 months ago
New Uber service allows users to request 'comfy' rides
7 months ago

Uber driver unknowingly gives ride to gas station robber

Fairly new to the Uber driving job at the time, Terry Owen's last stop was a gas station in northwest Albuquerque when the ride-sharing request was made.
7 months ago
Uber driver unknowingly gives ride to gas station robber
7 months ago

Uber driver rallies community to care for 89-year-old vet

An Uber driver in Georgia has rallied her community to care for an 89-year-old veteran she met while on the job
7 months ago
8 months ago

Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit

Uber rival Bolt relaunches London service after quick exit in 2017
8 months ago
Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit
8 months ago

Prosecutors: Vomit led to deadly Uber shooting in New Mexico

Court documents from prosecutors say a ride-hailing driver shot and killed a New Mexico passenger earlier this year during an argument over "a large amount of vomit" in his Uber vehicle
8 months ago
Fatal Uber shooting stemmed from 'vomit' in car
8 months ago

Uber to begin banning passengers with 'significantly' low ratings

Uber has announced a new policy that will deactivate accounts with low ratings.
8 months ago
Uber to begin banning passengers with 'significantly' low ratings
8 months ago

Uber to begin banning passengers with low ratings

Riders who develop a "significantly below average rating" may lose access to using the rideshare app, Kate Parker, Uber's head of safety brand and initiatives, said in a statement on Wednesday.
8 months ago
Uber to begin banning passengers with low ratings
8 months ago

Uber, Queensland launch ScUber

The first rideshare submarine in the world will cost passengers around $2,000 for two people after they book the ride, take a helicopter and board a submarine.
8 months ago
Uber, Queensland launch ScUber
8 months ago

Uber, Lyft speak out after report shows drivers causing price surges

In the WJLA report, ride-share drivers revealed how they tricked the system into thinking that there were no drivers nearby and waited till prices rose.
8 months ago
Uber, Lyft speak out after report shows drivers causing price surges
8 months ago

Uber rolls out 'Quiet Mode'

The ride-share giant introduced a new feature that allows user to select a silent ride. The feature is only available for Uber Black, and Uber Black SUV rides.
8 months ago
Uber rolls out 'Quiet Mode'
8 months ago

Uber shares continue sliding in first full day of trading

Uber shares sink even further after the company's disappointing stock market debut as doubts linger over its ability to turn a profit and trade tensions drag the overall market
8 months ago
Uber gets hit again; shares below $40
9 months ago

Uber, Lyft losses keep competitors at bay

Their losses have given the leaders a duopoly in almost every American city.
9 months ago