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Uber Driver Takes Passengers On Terrifying Car Chase

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 07.10.2014 | Technology

When Ryan Simonetti got into an Uber taxi he had no idea his car ride would turn out to be, as he describes, like an "episode of 'Cops.'" On Tuesda...

'Green' City Restricts Prius Use To Limit Competition With Taxi Industry

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 08.21.2013 | Green

Not long ago, D.C.'s mayor promised to make the nation's capital "the healthiest, greenest, and most livable city in the nation." D.C.'s Taxicab Co...

Uber Threatens To End On-Demand Taxi Service In D.C.

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.24.2013 | DC

In December, the D.C. Council passed a legal framework that officially made Uber, the on-demand taxi service, legal in the District. And ever since...

Uber Driver Arrested For Rape

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.14.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Uber driver accused of raping a female passenger after driving her to her Washington, D.C., home has been arrested. The Washingto...

Lawsuit Alleges Sedan Driver Slapped Customer For Burping

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 03.12.2013 | DC

Dig Uber's efficient, on-demand car service? Some have not been too thrilled. Seth Bender of Arlington, Va., claims he was verbally abused, spit on...

Uber's BIG Announcement

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 01.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Getting around the nation's capital has become slightly more convenient -- and just in time for Inauguration. Users of the popular Ub...

Uber Offering On-Demand Ice Cream Trucks

The Huffington Post | Eliza LaJoie | Posted 07.13.2012 | DC

How do you summon an ice cream truck to your current location? There's an on-demand service for that, at least for one day. On Friday, in honor of ...

Council Retreats On Uber Plan

Posted 07.10.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If there's anything that will prompt District of Columbia Council members to act fast on something, it's a sudden inundation of angry em...