Uber Settles Lawsuit Over Driver Background Checks For $10 MillionRide-hailing company Uber will pay at least $10 million to settle allegations by California prosecutors that it misled passengers about the quality of its driver background checks.
Uber Giving Bay Area Drivers Option To Be Paid InstantlyUber is launching a pilot program intended to help the ride-hailing service's drivers draw their pay faster, an effort that may also fend off emerging payday lenders who are targeting drivers.
GM Announces It's Acquiring San Francisco-Based SidecarGeneral Motors Co. says it has acquired defunct ride-hailing company Sidecar.
Feds Say Private Pilots Can’t Ride Share Like Uber, LyftPrivate pilots can't offer flight-sharing services to the public using an Internet model similar to those developed by San Francisco-based Uber and Lyft, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
CEO: Pizza Hut Needs To Be More Like UberYum CEO Greg Creed thinks he figured out why sales at Pizza Hut have gone cold: The chain needs to be more like San Francisco-based car-hailing service Uber.
Uber Plans To Bring Ridesharing To Lake Tahoe Before New YearA recent agreement with Nevada allowed Uber to launch simultaneously on the California and Nevada sides of Lake Tahoe.
Uber Launches Home Delivery Service In San FranciscoLocal businesses in San Francisco are now able to deliver to people’s homes using Uber, as the ridesharing giant launched “UberRush” on Wednesday.
California Approves First Car Insurance Policy For Lyft DriversCalifornia’s insurance commissioner has approved the first auto insurance policy specifically for Lyft drivers who have a passenger in the car, insurance commissioner Dave Jones announced Monday.
Lawsuit Filed By California Drivers Against Uber Gets Class-Action StatusA federal judge has granted class-action status to a case in California against Uber over payment of drivers.
Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int'l AirportUber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.
Uber, Lyft Apply For Permits To Operate In NevadaRide-hailing companies Uber and Lyft say they've filed applications for permits to operate in Nevada.
Bay Area Couple Says They Were Attacked By Lyft Passengers Sharing RideA Bay Area couple said their experience with Lyft became a nightmare when they were attacked by two men sharing a ride with them in San Francisco early Wednesday morning.