Rideshare Driver Picks Up Suspected Gunman Fleeing From A Crime SceneA routine pickup for a Northwest Indiana Lyft driver took an unexpected and dangerous turn Tuesday.
Issa Amer Ishtawi Called Lyft As Getaway Car After Shooting Man In Portage, Police SayAfter shooting a man, police say, Issa Amer Ishtawi needed a getaway plan.
Chicago Parents Using Uber And Lyft To Transport Kids Against Company PoliciesWhether it's soccer practice, a ride to school or a slumber party, CBS 2 found parents using their Uber and Lyft accounts to get their kids from point a to point b. But that is against the companies' policies, and an incident Wednesday morning in Old Town highlights how dangerous it can be.
Uber, Lyft Losses Keep Competitors At BayA fare war between Uber and Lyft has led to billions of dollars in losses for both ride-hailing companies as they fight for passengers and drivers.
Thousands Of Chicago Area Uber And Lyft Drivers Plan To Join Global StrikeThousands of Uber and Lyft drivers are taking action today, planning a strike in dozens of cities, as they demand better pay and working conditions.
Lyft Driver Charged After Sexually Assaulting Passenger in Northwest SuburbsA Lyft driver was arrested and charged after sexually assaulting a passenger, according to police.
Uber Looks To Raise Up To $9B In Initial Public OfferingUber is on track for one of the largest IPOs in history. The company plans to sell 180 million shares for between $44 and $50 each.
Drivers Aren't Fans Of Priority Bus Lanes DowntownDrivers say downtown is more congested than ever with Loop Link CTA bus priority lanes
Pinterest Sets Conservative Pricing After Lyft DropOther tech companies pushing to go public this year include Uber, Lyft's rival, the messaging app Slack and the video conferencing company Zoom are expected to make their debut soon.
Lyft's Shares Soar As Investors Bet On Ride-Hailing FutureLyft raised its target price from its initial range of $62 to $68 over the course of the last week as investors clamored to get in on the action, despite the company's history of losses.
Emanuel Administration Seeking $50M Deal With Lyft To Expand Divvy Bike SystemLyft would spend $50 million to expand the city’s Divvy bike sharing program to all 50 wards in Chicago, under a nine-year sponsorship deal the mayor’s office will present to the City Council on Wednesday.
Lyft Driver Wanted In Rogers Park Hit-And-RunPolice are seeking the public's help in locating a Lyft driver after a pedestrian was struck in Rogers Park.
Crimes Targeting Ride-Share Drivers In Chicago IncreaseWhen your job includes picking up total strangers and sharing a very small space with them, there's a general understanding of risk. That risk is increasing in Chicago now for ride-share drivers.
Lyft Offers Electric Vehicle Options For Riders, Drivers"It will be interesting to see from a consumer perspective, if you want to be picked up by an electric vehicle, what if the wait's 10 minutes longer? Because not everyone's going to be driving one of those."
Ride-share Company Not Helping Driver Whose Car Was Stolen And Crashed Mid-RideA Frankfort man is out thousands of dollars after his Lyft passengers took off with his car and crashed it.