(NEW YORK) -- Uber is rolling out new safety features that will allow users to talk to a live safety agent and text 911 operators in the case of emergency. Rebeca Payne, the lead project manager on Uber's safety team, told ABC News about how,... Read More.
(NEW YORK, NY) -- Uber is being sued by approximately 550 female passengers who claim they were attacked by their drivers, according to the law firm Slater, Slater, Schulman, LLP, which filed a legal complaint against Uber in a San Francisco court on Wednesday. The women,... Read More.
(NOTE CONTENT) With the Super Bowl less than two weeks away, advertisers have been teasing their pricey ads that will air during the Big Game, and Gwyneth Paltrow is in the mix with a commercial for Uber Eats. The short is, literally, in questionable taste: Paltrow pokes fun... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Uber and Lyft are boasting record profits as both companies say they are aggressively recruiting drivers to fill a void created by the pandemic. Since the pandemic, rideshare costs have exploded across the country. Uber and Lyft -- the two largest rideshare companies... Read More.
Matthew from Bothell said it best this morning, “This is my first time riding the light rail. I’m hoping to make this a regular thing.” The latest light rail extension from the Husky Stadium station to Northgate... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Last week, when the White House announced an agreement with Uber and Lyft to offer free rides to vaccine sites as part of President Joe Biden's aim to inoculate 70% of Americans against the coronavirus by the Fourth of July, the partnership... Read More.
While most know that Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis have been married for nearly 10 years, you may not know that Kutcher is a pretty savvy investor. In fact, he parleyed some of his acting fortune to get on the ground floor of now enormous companies like Airbnb and... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(BOSTON) -- An Uber driver accused of locking a woman inside his car is due to make his first court appearance on Monday.Kamal Essalak, 47, of Acton, Massachusetts, was arrested for kidnapping on Saturday,... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- 28 companies from across the energy and transportation sectors, including Tesla, PG&E, and electric truck start-up Lordstown Motors, are teaming up to form the Zero Emission Transportation Association, or... Read More.
By SAM SWEENEY and GIO BENITEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Uber announced Tuesday that passengers who have refused to wear face coverings will soon be required to take a "mask selfie" before they can even request a car.The... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Thursday, giving the ride-share giants more time to appeal a ruling that required them to classify drivers as employees instead of independent contractors.The news comes after Lyft announced earlier Thursday that... Read More.