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Uber, Lyft Losses Keep Competitors at Bay
SAN FRANCISCO—A fare war between Uber and Lyft has led to billions of dollars in losses for both ride-hailing companies as they fight for passengers and drivers. But in one ...
May 13, 2019
The Associated Press
Lyft to Face First Major Test as Public Company With Quarterly Reveal
Lyft Inc.'s first quarterly report on May 7 as a public company is expected to show investors its ...
May 8, 2019
21-Year-Old Student Killed by Fake Uber Driver, Father Vows to Improve Ride-Sharing Safety
Samantha Josephson, a University of South Carolina student majoring in political science, had a bright future ahead of ...
April 2, 2019
Lyft Shares Soar on Nasdaq Debut
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK—Lyft Inc's shares rose as much as 23 percent in their market debut on March 29, ...
March 29, 2019
Uber Buys Mideast Rival Careem for $3.1 Billion in Biggest Deal
Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi has cut the largest deal of his tenure, buying Middle ...
March 26, 2019
At IPO Road Show, Lyft Executives Look to Lower Insurance Costs
BOSTON—Lyft Inc. executives are focused on cutting insurance costs and will phase in self-driving vehicles on simple routes ...
March 21, 2019
Lyft Aims for Valuation Near $20 Billion in Biggest US IPO
Lyft Inc. is seeking to raise as much as $2.1 billion in its initial public offering, valuing the ...
March 18, 2019
Lyft Driver Saves Lone 2-Year-Old Girl from Shivering in the Cold Outside Apartment
Taxi drivers including Uber and Lyft usually have interesting encounters while driving around the city. For one Lyft ...
March 8, 2019
Lyft Passenger Stabs Pregnant Driver and Unborn Baby to Death
A Lyft passenger in Arizona attacked his seven-month pregnant driver with a knife and then drove off in her ...
January 29, 2019
Uber Makes Confidential Filing for Long-Awaited IPO
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO—Uber Technologies Inc. has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, according to three people with ...
December 8, 2018
Ride-Hailing Firm Lyft Files for IPO
SAN FRANCISCO—Ride-hailing service Lyft announced in a press release on Dec. 6, it has filed with the Securities ...
December 6, 2018
The Associated Press
DUI Driver Slams Into Crowd Outside Famed Los Angeles Nightclub, No One Seriously Hurt
A car slammed into a crowd of people standing near a nightclub in Los Angeles, according to dramatic ...
October 4, 2018
Canada in Brief, Dec. 14-20
Canadian astronaut to head to space station in 2018 After a five-year lull, a Canadian astronaut will finally ...
December 13, 2017
The Canadian Press
Hertz Gets Hurt by Uber but Still Attracts Investors
Car rental companies could be the next victims of Uber and other ride-hailing companies that are constantly challenging traditional ...
November 18, 2016
Retired NBA Star Shaquille O’Neal Disguises Himself as Lyft Driver
Retired NBA star Shaquille O'Neal played practical jokes on unsuspecting passengers when he went undercover as a Lyft ...
June 1, 2016
Lyft Driver Fired for Not Letting Woman out of the Car
A cab driver for Lyft was fired after refusing to drop a woman off at her destination in ...
February 28, 2016
GM Investment in Lyft Shows Ride-Hailing Is Serious About Self-Driving Cars
General Motors has invested $500 million in Lyft to develop a self-driving system in the future.
January 5, 2016
Ride-Hailing App Sidecar Calls It Quits
Ride-hailing app Sidecar shuts down among larger competitors Uber and Lyft.
December 31, 2015
Date Set for Trial That Could Imperil Uber, June 2016
The plaintiff seeks to have Uber treat its drivers as employees, who enjoy benefits unavailable to independent contractors.
November 6, 2015
Lyft Failed to Pay Drivers Thousands of Bonuses, Says Lawsuit
Lyft cheated new drivers out of promised $1,000 bonuses, stated a federal class action lawsuit announced Friday.
March 15, 2015
Uber and Lyft Lawsuit Is Like ‘Square Peg and Two Round Holes,’ Says Judge
Ride-app services Uber and Lyft’s lawsuits will be determined by juries, according to two separate rulings in San ...
March 12, 2015
What Uber Means by Cutting Out ‘The Other Dude in the Car’
Uber announced Monday that it was partnering with Carnegie Mellon to develop autonomous car technology with Google's own ...
February 4, 2015
State of Emergency NYC Blizzard : Uber and Lyft Cap Prices
App based taxi services, Uber and Lyft, agreed to cap prices ahead of state of emergency NYC blizzard ...
January 26, 2015
City Asks Taxi Regulator to Create Universal E-hail App
Since last May, people have had the choice of hailing a cab by extending their hand or through ...
December 9, 2014
NYC Bill to Protect Livery Industry Could Limit Lyft
City Hall is looking to revive a highly contested dispatch rule that could limit apps like Uber's and ...
November 25, 2014
Uber, Lyft May Still Be Subject to Driver-Base Agreements If New City Hall Bill Passes
The Taxi and Limousine Commission passed a new rule Thursday that would require livery bases to keep trip ...
November 20, 2014
Uber, Lyft Won’t Need to Livery Base Agreements to Use Drivers
NEW YORK—The Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) will be leaving out a rule that requires Uber and Lyft to have ...
November 18, 2014
Hong Kong Leader Suspends Extradition Bill, Opponents Want Full Withdrawal
Beijing Doubts Hong Kong Leader’s Capabilities After Extradition Bill Fallout
LIVE UPDATES: Protesters Return to Site Where Police Used Excessive Force to Disperse Crowds on June 12
Epoch Times Staff
Opposition Mounting Against Hong Kong Leader After Extradition Bill Suspended But Not Withdrawn
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Activists Call for Hong Kong Leader Carrie Lam to Resign After She Suspends Extradition Bill
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Trump’s Administration Finalizes Health Care Rule
Congress Holds Hearing to Mark 30th Anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre
This Officer Is Too Scared to Pick Up This Snapping Turtle
Family Surprises Active Duty Military Dad For His Birthday
Dad Gets a Corvette He Always Wanted, His Reaction Is Priceless