Uber Resumes Self-Driving Car Program Following Brief SuspensionIt's the latest corporate set-back for Uber and its ambitious pilot program to launch a fleet of driverless cars nationwide.
EXCLUSIVE: Queens Uber Driver Helps Deliver Baby On BQECBS2's Hazel Sanchez spoke exclusively with Athanasios Tsakalos, who became an Uber driver six-months ago and says he never expected the job would include delivering a baby.
Uber, Lyft Could Be Coming To Upstate NY, If Legislation Is ApprovedThe two ride-hailing companies are now prohibited from operating outside of the New York City area. Previous attempts to authorize the expansion have been blocked in part by opposition from the taxi cab industry.
Uber To Buy Plane Fares For Drivers Affected By Trump Travel BanCEO Travis Kalanick tweeted Friday night that the head of litigation for the San Francisco-based ride-hailing company is "buying a whole bunch of airline tickets ASAP!"
De Blasio Has No Plans To Step-In As Yellow Cabs Face Competition From Ride AppsMayor Bill de Blasio said the city will not intervene, as yellow cabs struggle to compete with ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft.
Public Advocate: TLC Demand For Black Car Pickup, Dropoff Locations Could Be AbusedThe Taxi and Limousine Commission will vote Thursday on new rules for black cars.
Advocates Worry Uber’s Location Tracking Could Have Bad Implications For Digital PrivacyApps like Uber use your location to pick up right where you're standing, but once the car drops you off, how long should the app follow you?
‘You Can Kiss Your Visa Goodbye,’ Motorist Hurls Expletive Filled Tirade At Arab Uber DriverIt's one thing to honk the horn at a fellow driver in traffic, but this was much more. An Uber driver named Mohammed recorded the tirade on Crescent Street last Thursday.
New Jersey Gas Tax Hike Is Boosting Uber FaresThe ride-hailing company said Monday that it will raise fares by 2 cents per mile to help drivers pay for gas after the tax goes up by 23 cents per gallon Tuesday.
New Jersey Town Offering Uber Rides To Trains In Effort To Save MillionsUnder the program, residents with prepaid parking permits are eligible for free Uber rides to and from the station during commuting hours on weekdays.
Uber To Roll Out Fleet Of Self-Driving Cars In PittsburghUber has a self-driving research lab in Pittsburgh and is working on autonomous technology.
Uber, Lyft Are Costing The MTA Money, Officials SayThe MTA says ride-sharing programs like Uber and Lyft are costing them money -- and it's not because fewer people are riding the subway.