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UCLA Football Player Arrested In Uber Robbery Released, Suspended Indefinitely

A UCLA football player, who was arrested on suspicion of stealing a cell phone from an Uber driver, was released Tuesday after posting bail.


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Now Clear For Takeoff: LA City Council OKs Uber, Lyft To Pick Up Passengers At LAX

As 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.


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Police: Uber Driver’s Real Job May Have Been Dealing Drugs

An Uber driver may have been using his job for the past two years as a cover for his work as a drug dealer, police said Friday.


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Prosecutors Say Uber Claims About Thorough Background Checks Are Misleading

“We have come to learn that they have drivers who are convicted sex offenders, identity thieves, burglars, kidnappers, and a convicted murderer, and this is just in LA alone,” said the San Francisco DA.


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LA City Council Committee Recommends Allowing Ride-Sharing At LAX

Members 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.


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3 Robbery Suspects Arrested After Uber Driver Followed Them From Hermosa Beach Crime Scene

Three people suspected of robbing an Uber driver at gunpoint in Hermosa Beach early on Thursday have been arrested after the Uber driver followed them from the crime scene, police said.


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City Council Votes To Temporarily Halt Plan To Allow Uber, Lyft Pickups At LAX

City 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.


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Judge Rules California Cab Companies Can Sue Uber Over Ads

A federal judge has ruled California taxicab companies can sue competitor Uber over advertising statements that it offers the safest rides on the road.


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Uber, Lyft One Step Closer To Picking Up Passengers At LAX

The 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.

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Uber Fined $7.3M For Keeping Information From California Regulators, Judge Rules

Uber has been fined $7.3 million after a judge found that the company refused to give California regulators information about the ride-hailing company’s business practices, including accident details and how accessible vehicles are to disabled riders.


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Only On 2: Uber Drivers Nabbed In LAPD Sting Call Their Arrests Entrapment

Reporter Erica Nochlin speaks with the three men who say they’re concerned it will scare new Uber drivers away.


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Costa Mesa Man Suspected Of DUI In Fatal Crash With Uber Car

A 19-year-old Costa Mesa man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of drunk driving following a collision that killed a passenger in an Uber car.


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Calif. Labor Board Ruling Classifies Uber Driver As Employee, Not Contractor

Drivers for Uber and other ride-sharing services are celebrating what is considered to be a major legal victory.


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Uber & Goodwill Los Angeles Team Up To Make Spring Cleaning Easy

Uber has teamed up with Goodwill Los Angeles to help users donate clothes quickly and easily.


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Calif. Judges: Juries Should Hear Driver Vs Uber, Lyft Suits

Juries 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.