Cab Drivers Protest At O'Hare, Midway Over Proposal To Allow Ride-Sharing Airport PickupsFor a couple of hours today, it was difficult for passengers to get taxicabs out of O’Hare and Midway airports, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Police Warn Of Robbers Posing As Uber DriversChicago police were warning Uber users about robbers who have been posing as drivers to commit robberies on the North Side.
Cab Drivers Rally To Demand More Regulation Of Ride-Sharing ServicesCab drivers in Chicago and elsewhere staged a global protest Wednesday against Uber and other ride-sharing companies, demanding they be regulated like taxis.
No Car? Not A Problem For Some Uber Drivers
Emanuel To Seek $500M Property Tax HikeMayor Rahm Emanuel will seek a massive property tax hike later this month, as he seeks to shore up police and firefighter pension funds, and close a $750 million budget hole.
Did Doggie Do? Or Did Uber Try To Pull A Fast One?How could little Boogie cause so much trouble?
Emanuel Blocks Uber From Making Airport PickupsFor the second time in a year, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is stepping in to block a ride-hailing giant whose investors include the mayor’s own brother from invading cabdrivers’ turf at O’Hare and Midway airports.
Opinion: Defensive Gun Use Doesn't Make Up For Accidental Injuries, HomicidesNo, friend, I'm not worried about an Uber driver who knows how to responsibly use a firearm -- I'm worried about everyone else.
Uber Driver With Concealed Carry Permit Shoots Gunman In Logan SquareAn Uber driver put his concealed carry permit to use Friday night when he pulled a handgun and opened fire on a man he saw firing a pistol into a group of people on a Logan Square sidewalk, according to prosecutors.
Cabbie Charged With Assault After Kicking Two Men Out Of VehicleTwo men claimed last week they were ejected by their Uber driver after they shared a kiss.
Chicagoan Claims Cab Driver Ejected Him And Another Man For KissingChicagoan Shadi Ramini says he and a friend ordered the Blue Ribbon taxi through Uber.
Some Cabbies Stage Loop 'Work Stoppage' After Uber Gets City LicenseSome Chicago cab drivers staged a work stoppage Tuesday morning, protesting what they see as unfair competition from the less-regulated ride-sharing industry, a day after city officials granted a “transportation network provider” license to Uber.