Uber

Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and other officials during a briefing on IDNYC on July 27, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

De Blasio, Mark-Viverito Make Nice After Uber Spat

The mayor and the speaker sought to make it clear they were on the same page when it comes to Uber down the road.

07/27/2015

An Uber vehicle is viewed in Manhattan on July 20, 2015.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio On Uber Deal: There Will Be Rules

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio cleared the air Thursday about his administration’s surprise deal with ride-hailing service Uber.

07/23/2015

Taxi drivers, union members and civic groups hold a news conference and rally on the steps of City Hall to support a City Council move to limit the number of Uber drivers and other for-hire car companies on July 20, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Uber, De Blasio Administration Strike Deal On For-Hire Vehicle Cap

The de Blasio administration said Wednesday that Uber has agreed to a four-month study on the impact of car service vehicles on traffic and the environment.

07/22/2015

Uber job tour in Queens on July 21, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City Comptroller Stringer Sides With Uber On Day For-Hire Car Service Holds Job Fair

Uber kicked off a citywide jobs tour at Queensbridge Park in Long Island City on Tuesday.

07/21/2015

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

De Blasio Declines Uber’s Online Debate Invite

The de Blasio administration is trying to slow down Uber’s rapid expansion.

07/20/2015

De Blasio's Uber App Feature

Uber App Debuts ‘De Blasio’ Feature To Rip Possible Vehicle Limits In NYC

The New York City Council is expected to vote on a measure that would number of new for-hire vehicle licenses.

07/16/2015

Uber (Credit: CBS2)

City Officials Looking To Limit Uber Vehicles

Officials who are looking to limit Uber’s growth point to increases in traffic and pollution.

07/14/2015

Uber (Credit: CBS2)

Poll: Most New Yorkers Surveyed Prefer Uber To Yellow Taxis

A survey of 200 New Yorkers conducted for a taxi medallion group found the app-based car service tops yellow taxis.

07/08/2015

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

City Council Considers Bill Limiting Uber, Other For-Hire Vehicles

Uber and similar car services may hit a roadblock at City Hall.

06/30/2015

New York City traffic. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Experts: Convenience Of NYC Living Causing More Street Congestion

According to the city’s Department of Transportation, average Manhattan traffic speeds declined from 9.35 mph to 8.51 mph between 2010 and 2014.

06/26/2015

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

NYC Council Proposes Bill Restricting Number Of Uber, Other For-Hire Cars

Councilman Stephen Levin, D-Brooklyn, is sponsoring a bill he calls a “timeout.”

06/24/2015

Uber ride sharing service (Credit: CBS 2)

Group Files FTC Complaint Over Uber Privacy Policy

The Electronic Privacy Information Center, a Washington, D.C.-based public interest research group, filed the complaint Monday with the Federal Trade Commission.

06/24/2015

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

Uber Protest

Uber Drivers Protest New Rules They Say Give TLC Greater Power Over Company

Four credit unions lending the buyers of yellow cab medallions are filing a lawsuit, as the Taxi and Limousine Commission considers new regulations on Uber and similar operations.

05/28/2015

A woman claims she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver after being picked up on the Lower East Side. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Says Uber Driver Grabbed, Assaulted Her

A woman said she had escaped from an Uber car early Thursday, after the driver started to assault her.

04/30/2015

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