Backup Driver In Fatal Uber Self-Driving Car Crash Reportedly Watching TVThe Arizona Republic reported that the driver was streaming a musical talent show on Hulu in the moments before the crash on a darkened street in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe.
Napa Police Investigate Racist Attack On Uber Driver As Hate CrimePolice in Napa are investigating an alleged attack on an Uber driver by one of his passengers as a hate crime after the passenger became abusive because the driver was from Afghanistan.
Uber Wants To Patent A Way To Use AI To Identify Drunk PassengersUber may be able to tell when you've had a few too many drinks.
Police: Uber Driver Hits Passenger With Bat After Being Told He's Going Wrong WayAn Uber driver in Tennessee didn't react well to being told he was driving the wrong way and allegedly hit his passenger with a baseball bat.
Uber, Airbnb Could Go Public Next YearThe CEOs of Uber and Airbnb said at a tech conference Wednesday they will each be ready to go public in 2019. But that doesn't mean both will actually do it.
Herrera Issues Subpoenas For Records On Uber, Lyft DriversSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera issued administrative subpoenas to Uber and Lyft Tuesday, commanding them to show whether they classify their drivers as employees or independent contractors.
Feds: Uber Self-Driving SUV Saw Pedestrian; Did Not BrakeThe National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday that emergency braking is not enabled while Uber's cars are under computer control, "to reduce the potential for erratic vehicle behavior."
Uber Valued At About $62B In New Offer To Buy Company StockThree investors are looking to buy stakes in Uber in an offer that values the company at $62 billion.
Uber Puts Brakes On Self-Driving Car Operation In ArizonaUber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.
Uber Shifts Policy For Alleged Sexual Misconduct On ServiceUber's ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct.
Rise From One-Time Uber Driver To Chief Of Staff Startles Some HUD ObserversAndrew Hughes, 32, is now serving in a powerful senior level position as chief of staff to HUD Secretary Ben Carson.
Uber Teams With NASA To Make Flying Cars A RealityUber and NASA announced on Tuesday they're teaming up to simulate flying taxis in urban areas.