Uber Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of Sexual Battery Of USC StudentAn Uber driver was arrested Saturday night after a female USC student said the driver grabbed her as she got out of the car.
Now Clear For Takeoff: LA City Council OKs Uber, Lyft To Pick Up Passengers At LAXAs more people turn to Uber and Lyft for rides, many were frustrated to learn that those drivers weren't allowed to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport. That changed Tuesday when Los Angeles City Council gave the ride-hailing services the green light for the LAX arrivals section.
LA City Council Committee Recommends Allowing Ride-Sharing At LAXMembers of a Los Angeles City Council committee voted to affirm a decision to allow ride-hailing companies, such as Uber and Lyft, to pick up passengers from Los Angeles International Airport arrival areas.
City Council Votes To Temporarily Halt Plan To Allow Uber, Lyft Pickups At LAXCity Council members vote on Wednesday to temporarily halt a motion that would allow ride-hailing companies to legally pickup passengers at Los Angeles International Airport.
Uber, Lyft One Step Closer To Picking Up Passengers At LAXThe vote came amid loud objections from taxi companies, as speaker after speaker told a packed audience in front of Airport Commissioners not to allow Uber or any other transportation networking company like them to pick up passengers at LAX.
Calif. Judges: Juries Should Hear Driver Vs Uber, Lyft SuitsJuries will have to decide whether drivers for Uber and Lyft were independent contractors, or employees of the ride-hailing companies with all of the protections and benefits the state affords regular workers.
OC Officials OK Expansion Of Uber, Lyft Services At John Wayne AirportNext time you fly into John Wayne Airport, hailing a taxi won't be your only option.
Riders May Soon Be Able To 'E-Hail' A Regular Taxi Using A SmartphoneLos Angeles wants taxi drivers to get on board with a mobile app that will allow customers to hail a taxi from their smartphones.
Officials Consider Allowing Lyft, Uber Pickups At LAXTransportation network companies, such as Lyft and Uber, aren't currently allowed to operate at Los Angeles International Airport but that could soon change.
California Prosecutors Sue Uber; Lyft SettlesLos Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey partnered with Gascon in a probe of the nascent ridesharing industry. A third company — Sidecar — is still under investigation.
LA County DA Cracks Down On Rideshare CompaniesDistrict Attorney's offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco have sent letters to popular rideshare companies requesting to discuss safe and legal practices, officials said Friday.
Uber Defends Slashing Drivers' Rates Amid LA ProtestMore than 50 Los Angeles-based Uber drivers assembled in a North Hollywood parking lot Tuesday night to voice their displeasure with continued cuts in their takehome pay.