Police: Uber Driver Hits Passenger With Bat After Being Told He's Going Wrong WayAn Uber driver in Tennessee didn't react well to being told he was driving the wrong way and allegedly hit his passenger with a baseball bat.
Uber Valued Around $62B In New Offer To Buy Company StockThe ride-hailing giant said investors want to buy up to $600 million worth of the private company's stock. They're offering $40 per share.
Lyft, Uber To Allow Users To Pursue Sexual Assault Claims In Open CourtLyft is following in Uber’s footsteps. Both ride-sharing companies will allow riders, drivers, and passengers with claims of sexual assault to pursue their cases in open court.
Deputy Consul General Of Israel Allegedly Forced Out Of Uber Ride For Speaking Hebrew On PhoneAccording to Deputy Consul General of Israel to the Midwest, Itay Milner, he was ten minutes into his Uber ride on Lower Wacker Drive Thursday night when he was thrown out of his Uber for speaking his mother tongue.
Uber's Self-Driving Car Death: What You Need To KnowA self-driving Uber SUV struck and killed a pedestrian on a street Sunday in Tempe, Arizona. It's believed to be the first fatality involving a fully autonomous car.
2 Investigators: Are Rideshares Increasing Traffic Congestion?Many believe downtown traffic is worse than ever. Are companies such as Uber and Lyft worsening the problem?
Law Firm Offering Reimbursements On Uber, Lyft Over New Year’s WeekendChicagoans ringing in the new year will have plenty of options for safe, free rides to and from their celebrations.
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.