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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

Uber car service app  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Are Businesses Rating Your Behavior?

Restaurants, hotels, even your favorite car service could be rating you and your behavior and it could cost you down the road.

04/28/2015

Uber car service app  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Uber: Proposed New Jersey Bill Would Force Company Out Of State

Republican Assemblyman Jack Ciatarelli said it’s all about having an even playing field.

04/18/2015

The man in the window, who is confirmed to be an NYPD detective, berated an Uber driver seen from the back. (Credit: via YouTube)

Federation Of Taxi Drivers Calls For Firing Of Detective In Confrontation With Uber Driver

At first the Fernando Mateo, head of the taxi drivers federation, was willing to cut Det. Patrick Cherry some slack.

04/04/2015

The man in the window, who is confirmed to be an NYPD detective, berated an Uber driver seen from the back. (Credit: via YouTube)

Cab Drivers Demand Change After NYPD Detective’s Uber Rant Goes Viral

Cabbies rallied outside Penn Station on Friday, calling for policy changes and more police training after video of an NYPD detective unleashing a tirade on an Uber driver went viral.

04/03/2015

Fernando Mateo, head of the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers, addresses reporters  April 2, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Taxi Group Meets With NYPD, Says Drivers Face Police Hostility ‘Every Single Day’

Taxi drivers have been meeting with NYPD brass after video of a detective unleashing a tirade on an Uber driver went viral.

04/02/2015

The man in the window, who is confirmed to be an NYPD detective, berated an Uber driver seen from the back. (Credit: via YouTube)

Bratton: NYPD Detective Placed On Modified Duty After ‘Unacceptable’ Tirade At Uber Driver

A Civil Complaint Review Board is expected to hear from an Uber driver Wednesday after video surfaced of a NYPD detective berating him.

04/01/2015

Uber car service app  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Yellow Taxi Group Lawsuit Claims NYC Is Letting Uber Operate Illegally

The group of yellow taxi cab garages and medallion owners claims the city’s embrace of Uber has taken millions from their pockets.

04/01/2015

The man in the window, who is confirmed to be an NYPD detective, berated an Uber driver seen from the back. (Credit: via YouTube)

NYPD Detective Caught On Video Berating Uber Driver

An Uber cab driver was caught on video getting berated by an NYPD detective in the West Village this week.

03/31/2015

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