Woman Claims She Was Raped By Uber Driver After Dozing Off During RideShe told the 47-year-old driver to take her home, but he allegedly took her to his residence in Flushing where he raped her.
CBS2 Exclusive: New Legislation Cracks Down On Fake CabbiesIn an undercover investigation last year, CBS2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer exposed fake cabbies and phony Uber drivers at LaGuardia Airport. Now, CBS2 has learned that City Council is about to take action.
Westchester County Unveils Plan To Vet Uber & Lyft DriversRide sharing is coming soon to Westchester County, and officials say they are the driving force behind a new program to make sure passengers are in good hands.
Uber Eases Requirements For Drivers On Long Island & In Westchester CountyIt’s about to get a lot easier to get around the suburbs, but it could come at a cost – your safety.
Uber CEO & Co-Founder Travis Kalanick ResignsAfter pressure from investors, 40-year-old Travis Kalanick who helped create the ride-hailing service Uber in 2009 stepped down Tuesday. 
Uber Admits Stiffing NYC Drivers By Millions Of DollarsUber may have been taking its New York City drivers for a ride.
Two Men Rob Uber Driver In The Bronx, Police SayOne of the men allegedly took the driver's cell phone while the other man threatened the driver with the bat.
‘Bloomerent’ Finds Wedding Flowers At A Discount, But There’s A Catch -- They’re UsedIt's spring, and love is in the air -- which means it's also wedding season. An average wedding in the U.S. costs more than $26,000 -- $1,220 of which is spent on flowers.
Serial Manhattan Bank Robbery Suspect In Custody, Police SayAbdullahi Shuaibu, 53, of Queens is accused of hitting four Midtown banks over the last two months.
TLC Seeks To Require Tipping Option In Uber AppIn a few months – you will probably see a new feature in your Uber app allowing you to tip the driver.
Longtime NASA Engineer Teams Up With Uber To Develop Flying CarsUber is working on a product that could be a dream come true for Jetsons fans.
Some People Choose Ride Sharing Services Over Ambulances For Hospital TransportsWith ride apps like Uber and Lyft growing in popularity, people are relying on them more and more – even in emergencies.

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