Uber's New Gig Work Law Goes Into EffectUber is changing things for both drivers and passengers because of a new gig law that went into effect on January 2020.
New LAX Rideshare Policy Goes Into Effect TuesdayStarting Tuesday, LAX will ban Uber, Lyft and taxi drivers from picking up passengers directly from their terminals.
LA City Council Pushes $30 Minimum Wage For Uber, Lyft Rideshare DriversSome Los Angeles City Councilmembers are fighting for a $30 minimum wage for Uber, Lyft, and other rideshare drivers.
Uber Says Plan To End Curbside Pickup at LAX Will Cause Lengthy Wait TimesThe new system, called LAX-IT, is supposed to alleviate traffic jams at the central terminal and get passengers out of the airport faster, but the plan has many skeptics.
City Council President Proposes $30 Hourly Pay For Lyft, Uber DriversCity Council President Herb Wesson proposed Tuesday that drivers working for rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft in Los Angeles be paid a minimum of $30 per hour.
LAX To Halt Rideshare Pickups At All Terminals In Late OctoberLAX will no longer allow ridesharing drivers or taxi cabs to pick up passengers directly from its terminals.
Uber And Lyft Push Back Against Bill That Would Reclassify ‘Gig’ WorkersRide-sharing companies on Friday were continuing to push California legislators to come up with a new classification for workers that falls somewhere between “company employee” and “independent contractor.”
As Lyft Goes Public, Rideshare Giant Pledges To Invest Millions In LAAccording to Lyft, its new City Works program will provide free or discounted rides to low-income residents, invest in clean energy and develop a better transportation infrastructure for L.A.
Lyft Driver Accused In Van Nuys Rape; More Possible Victims SoughtA rideshare driver is behind bars, accused of raping a woman who hired him to take her home. The suspect is a Lyft and Uber driver and police think there could be more victims out there. Kandiss Crone reports.
Friends Say Missing Uber and Lyft Driver Found AliveCBS2's Jeff Nguyen reports tonight that missing Uber and Lyft driver Joshua Thiede has been found alive.
Lyft Becomes First Rideshare Company To Begin Pickups, Drop-Offs At LAXStarting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Lyft will officially be allowed to pick up and drop off passengers at LAX
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.
Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More On SafetyUber's head of global safety wrote in a blog post Wednesday that in 2015 the company will "build new safety programs and intensify others."
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 In A Helicopter To Malibu Wines Over The Labor Day WeekendThe popular rideshare service Uber announced on its blog Friday the company is offering rides in a helicopter to Malibu Wines over the Labor Day weekend.