Study Finds Uber Usually Faster Than CTA, But Not At Rush HourThe Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development at DePaul University found UberPool, the most inexpensive offering from Uber, generally was faster than riding the CTA, after examining 50 rides over a three-month period.
Ride-Hailing, Home-Sharing Ordinances Pass Chicago City CouncilThe "sharing economy" had its day at City Hall, but not without some debate.
Chicago Aldermen To Consider Compromise Plan To Regulate Ride-Sharing CompaniesBoth sides of Chicago’s rideshare debate hope a compromise will keep Uber and Lyft cars rolling here. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
New Uber, Lyft Rules Move To Full City Council For VoteA City Council committee quickly gave its approval for an ordinance that would require drivers for ride services like Lyft and Uber to be licensed and fingerprinted
Toyota Invests In Uber, Offers Lease Deals To DriversToyota is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app.
Uber, Lyft Face Aldermen As Committee Considers Tougher RulesA job killer, or an attempt to level an uneven playing field? That’s the way two sides describe a proposed ordinance that would force Uber and Lyft drivers to get the same licenses as taxi drivers.
Showdown Over City's Uber, Lyft Rules Set For City CouncilMore than 100,000 supporters of ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft, on the verge of a major crackdown by the city, have signed a petition fighting the new proposed rules.
Detroit's Automakers, Sensing A Threat, Embrace MobilityFor Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over.
Taxi Managers: Make It Easier For Uber Drivers To Become Yellow CabsA group of New York City taxi medallion managers are advocating to make it easier for Uber drivers to become yellow cab drivers.
Uber, Lyft Sued; McPier, Others Say Taxes Owed On Airport PickupsTwo local tourism agencies and a northwest suburb filed suit Friday against Uber and Lyft, claiming the ride-hailing services have refused to pay a tax imposed on all persons providing transportation from O’Hare and Midway airports.
Uber Driver Attacked By Bat-Wielding Woman Prosecutors say a woman hit an Uber driver in the neck with a baseball bat during a bizarre attack Thursday in north suburban Evanston as he waited to pick up passengers.
Uber Driver's Blood Alcohol .25 After Super Bowl, Police SayAn Uber driver was arrested following Super Bowl 50 on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, police said Monday.