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A sticker with the Uber logo is displayed in the window of a car. (Credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NYC Taxi Commission OKs New Rules For App-Based Car Services

The commission initially required companies such as Uber and Lyft to submit any proposed app changes for its approval. The providers said that would stifle innovation.

06/22/2015

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Lyft To Pay $300,000 For Violating New York State Regulatory Laws

Ride-hailing service Lyft will pay $300,000 to settle allegations that it violated New York state laws.

06/18/2015

Uber ride sharing service (Credit: CBS 2)

Uber Prices To Surge For New Year’s Eve

The ride-hailing app expects this New Year’s Eve to be its busiest night ever.

12/31/2014

Uber ride sharing service (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Bill Would Require Permits For Uber, Other Ride-Sharing Companies

Legislation advanced by a New Jersey State Assembly panel would require ride-sharing companies that use personal vehicles to get a state permit and meet safety requirements.

12/11/2014

Uber ride sharing service (Credit: CBS 2)

Hoboken Police, Lawmakers Putting The Brakes On UberX

A little-known law is forcing passengers out of UberX cars and costing drivers big bucks.

08/28/2014

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Lyft Begins New York City Service After Agreement Reached With State

New York’s attorney general said Lyft agreed to operate “in full compliance” with existing laws and regulations.

07/25/2014

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Lyft Agrees To City’s Demand For TLC-Licensed Drivers

In a statement Lyft said it would work with the TLC toward finding a solution that would bring Lyft’s peer-to-peer model to New York City.

07/18/2014

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Lyft Company Officials Due In Court To Discuss TLC Compliance

The company already offers its app-based service in 60 cities, but last week the TLC said Lyft is unauthorized to operate in New York City.

07/14/2014

A Lyft car drives along Powell Street on June 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

No Lyft Off: Ride-Share Service’s NYC Launch Delayed

A ride-share service has hit a bump in the road as it tries to launch in New York City.

07/11/2014