Chicago, Cook County Sue Uber Over Concealed Data HackThe City of Chicago and Cook County filed a joint lawsuit against Uber on Monday, alleging the embattled ride-hailing company violated several parts of the Chicago Municipal Code and state law when it concealed that the personal information of more than 57 million drivers and customers was stolen in a hack more than a year ago.
Uber Pledges $5 Million To Sexual Assault PreventionFollowing its sexual harassment scandal, Uber is pledging $5 million toward sexual assault and domestic violence prevention.
Lawsuit: Uber Driver Sexually Assaulted, Harassed Chicago WomanA Chicago woman is suing Uber after a driver allegedly sexually assaulted and harassed her last month.
Man Charged With Posing As Uber Driver To Rape WomenMusaab Afandi was arrested in March by Skokie Police, who said two women reported he attacked them after he picked them up outside bars.
Slain Uber Driver's Family Pushes For Safety FeatureGrant Nelson’s mother is hoping a piece of plastic could prevent a future tragedy and keep rideshare drivers safe.
Uber, Lyft Prices Surge After CTA Service Halts Near FullertonMany CTA riders turned to ride-share services on Tuesday morning after CTA service halted only to find sky-high prices.
CTA, Uber Offering Free Rides For Crosstown ClassicThe Chicago Transit Authority and Uber are offering free rides for fans during this week's Crosstown Classic.
Armed Robbers Posing As Ride-Share DriversFake ride-share drivers are targeting people in some of Chicago's most upscale neighborhoods.
Cab Drivers: Time Running Out For Chicago Taxi IndustryDrivers are asking City Hall for help as the taxi trade takes increasing hits from ride-sharing services.
No Bail For Girl, 16, Charged With Fatally Stabbing Uber Driver In LincolnwoodA 16-year-old girl has been charged with murder, for allegedly stabbing an Uber driver to death on Tuesday in north suburban Lincolnwood.
Slain Uber Driver Was Man Of Many Interests, His Sister SaysGrant Nelson, 34, was killed as he was dropping off a passenger at Touhy and Lincoln early Tuesday.
Midway Or O'Hare? Uber Glitch Could Send Users To Wrong AirportA glitch on the Uber ride service app has the potential to send a traveler to the wrong Chicago airport.