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Uber And Lyft Plan To Offer Free And Discounted Rides On Election Day
The rideshare companies are going the extra mile to drive more Americans to the polls.
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Miami Uber Driver Raped A Female Passenger, Told Cops It Was A 'Perk' Of The Job
Frederick Gaston, 51, admitted to assaulting and raping a 26-year-old woman who was drunk, vomiting and passing in and out of consciousness.
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Uber Driver Sues Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston Over Groping Incident
The woman claims Winston grabbed her crotch in the drive-thru of a Mexican restaurant in the Phoenix area in March 2016.
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Why Police Are Defending This Uber Driver Who Fatally Shot Another Driver
The Uber driver shot and killed a man who approached his car while threatening him.
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New York To Cap Uber, Lyft And Other Ride-Hail Services
The decision by New York’s City Council is a major blow to the tech companies.
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Here's How Much You Should Really Tip An Uber Or Lyft Driver
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Riders Say Uber Drivers Are Using Vomit To Scam Them
Victims of the ride-hail scheme claim they were bilked out of money after drivers falsely accused them of upchucking.
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Uber Driver Suspended After Secretly Livestreaming Passengers On Twitch
Jason Gargac reportedly filmed more than 700 rides for online audiences without his passengers' knowledge.
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Self-Driving Uber Driver May Have Been Watching Hulu During Crash, Cops Say
Tempe Police concluded the accident was "entirely avoidable."
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Jameis Winston To Be Suspended Over Uber Groping Accusation: Report
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback was accused of fondling a driver in a restaurant drive-through.
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New Study Finds Ride-Hailing Drivers Are Eager To Organize, Despite Challenges
Eight out of 10 ride-hailing drivers in LA said they would like to join an organization that would help them press for better pay and working conditions.
Lesbian Couple Claims They Were Kicked Out Of NYC Uber For Sharing A Quick Kiss
The driver was caught on camera calling the couple's behavior "illegal" and "disrespectful."
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Denver Uber Driver Arrested After Passenger Found Shot Dead
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The suspect flagged down a motorist and told them his passenger tried to attack him.
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Self-Driving Uber In Fatal Accident Had 6 Seconds To React Before Crash
The NTSB published a preliminary report on the incident Thursday.
What Uber's Updated Sexual Assault Policy Means For Its Many Accusers
After heavy criticism, Uber will now give victims of sexual harassment and assault “control over how they pursue their claims.”
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Uber Ends Forced Arbitration In Individual Cases Of Sexual Assault, Harassment
Victims will be free to go to court -- but a few caveats remain.
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How Uber Silences Women After Sexual Assaults
Just by using the app, you click away your rights. Now some victims are fighting for change.
Software In Fatal Uber Crash Reportedly Recognized Woman, Then Ignored Her
The first-of-its-kind accident killed a pedestrian in Arizona earlier this year.
New Report Shows Uber’s Stunning Record Of Sexual Assault
A CNN investigation found 103 Uber drivers who have been accused of sexual assault in the United States alone.
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103 Uber Drivers Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Or Abusing Customers: CNN
"How many people is it going to take to get assaulted before something is done?" one woman asked.
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Uber Suspends Driver Accused Of Abducting Denver Law Professor
The driver said he was taking her to a hotel instead of the airport. He refused to let her out, then unlocked the car doors once her screams drew attention.
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Uber Is Adding A Panic Button, 3 Years After Rolling One Out In India
The app company also says it will run more background checks on its drivers.
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Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests In California, Where It Didn't Test Much Anyway
The consequences of a fatal crash in Arizona continue.
Arizona Governor Indefinitely Suspends Uber’s Testing Of Self-Driving Cars
Gov. Doug Ducey said he was prompted to act after seeing the "disturbing" videos of the fatal crash involving an autonomous Uber vehicle.
Video Of Deadly Self-Driving Uber Crash Suggests Tech, Human Failures
Experts say the autonomous vehicles sensors should have identified that a person was in the road.
Self-Driving Car Crash Leaves 1 Dead
A self-driving car that was being tested by Uber was involved in the death of pedestrian in Arizona.
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