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Uber set to sign massive lease at 3 World Trade Center

The deal will give the ride-hailing app seven floors, totaling more than 300,000 square feet, with an option to take an eighth floor for an additiona...

Uber set to sign massive lease at 3 World Trade Center

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How 7 World Trade Center beat the odds It was the little lease that could — and now, the deal that proved to be the turning point in downtown’s commercial rebirth after 9/11 is getting a s...
04:36, 2019-05-30

Uber is opening massive new offices in Chicago and Dallas despite recent cost-cutting efforts (UBER) Raymond Boyd/Getty Images Uber has plans for massive new offices in Chicago and Dallas, the company has confirmed in recent weeks. The expansion co...
18:52, 2019-09-09

Three World Trade Center retail space is still a dark void More than a year after Three World Trade Center opened its doors, the tower’s Church Street-facing retail base remains embarrassingly dark. And retai...
05:28, 2019-09-10

World Trade Center Arts Project Finds New President Leslie Koch, who led Governors Island, will go to the Perelman Center, the final piece of the plan to revive the Lower Manhattan site....
00:32, 2019-07-12

World Trade Center contractors indicted for ‘pay-to-play’ scheme A trio of crooked contractors was busted for a “pay-to-play” bribery scheme involving the construction of the World Trade Center, authorities said. J...
17:44, 2019-05-30

Depth of Field: The Shared Memory of One World Trade Center Spencer Platt's photograph of the building from the September 11th anniversary shows its ties to history and the future....
20:40, 2019-09-12

New memorial area dedicated at World Trade Center site NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says a new memorial glade at the World Trade Center site “helps us fulfill our dut...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Carta snags new office space in One World Trade Center Two tenants duked it out for the 82nd floor of One World Trade Center and, as the Post’s Steve Cuozzo reported in June, Olo won. Now, the second tena...
04:36, 2019-07-24

World Trade Center dust linked to prostate cancer in 9/11 responders Dust from the World Trade Center in New York, which contained metals and organic compounds, may have triggered chronic inflammation and played a role...
19:12, 2019-06-21

Havas and McCubbin split massive lease on Madison Avenue Havas PR Worldwide and McCubbin Hosiery have now split the former Rose Associates fifth floor digs through subleases at the 26-story 200 Madison Ave....
04:16, 2019-08-21

Protesting Uber, Lyft drivers cause massive backup: ‘We will not be ignored!’ The plan to snarl traffic and protest outside Gracie Mansion was hatched moments after Uber revealed Friday afternoon it would mimic Lyft’s policy of...
23:00, 2019-09-17

Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil unretires to sign with Jets The Jets are reinforcing their offensive line. The team announced Thursday it agreed to terms with center Ryan Kalil, who announced his retirement at...
22:16, 2019-08-01

Flyers sign center Kevin Hayes to $50 million, 7-year deal PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers have signed center Kevin Hayes to a $50 million, seven-year contract. Hayes becomes the Flyers’ thi...
22:24, 2019-06-19

US briefing: China trade war, Uber IPO and fake heiress sentenced Friday’s top story: Beijing vows to retaliate as Trump administration imposes 25% tariffs. Plus, what happened after half a tonne of cocaine washed u...
14:20, 2019-05-10

Celebrate World Snake Day by looking at this massive python, which could soon be a world record setter There's no better way to celebrate World Snake Day than by looking at a massive, slithering reptile....
10:52, 2019-07-16

Feds charge Ex-Google, Uber engineer with stealing trade secrets Anthony Levandowski, the star engineer who was accused by Google’s self-driving car unit of stealing trade secrets for Uber in 2016, has been arreste...
20:24, 2019-08-27

Former Google engineer charged with taking self-driving trade secrets to Uber Levandowski could face many years in prison and a fine if convicted. He is expected to appear later on Tuesday in federal court in San Jose, Californ...
22:56, 2019-08-27

Former Star Google and Uber Engineer Charged With Theft of Trade Secrets Anthony Levandowski, one of Silicon Valley’s foremost technologists on autonomous cars, was charged with theft and attempted theft of trade secrets f...
20:08, 2019-08-27

Marcus Stroman acknowledges massive Mets trade Marcus Stroman wasn’t oblivious to the nonstop rumors, and when news broke Sunday he had finally been traded from the Blue Jays to the Mets, th...
02:28, 2019-07-29

Boring MLB trade deadline may have massive ripple effects This won’t go down as the worst baseball trade deadline — that would be 2005 — nor, clearly, the best. It just might be remembered, however, as the m...
21:56, 2019-08-03

Patriots land center in trade with Bills, their third deal for an offensive lineman this week After losing their starting center, the Patriots are adding even more depth at the position...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Google is offering massive Pixel 3a and 3a XL discounts with new and old iPhone trade-ins It's been hard to keep up with the avalanche of killer deals on the Pixel 3a and 3a XL in the immediate aftermath of Google's big announcement earlie...
11:24, 2019-05-09

UN members sign treaty on mediation in trade disputes The treaty aims to improve the international trade and investment environment. The United States and China signed the treaty at a time they are locke...
11:04, 2019-08-07

The US-China trade war is helping drive the massive fires burning the Amazon rainforest Bruno Kelly/Reuters The Amazon rainforest has been seized by massive fires as Brazilian farmers cut down trees for farmland. China's desire for more...
18:56, 2019-09-07

Marcus Stroman May As Well Have Worn A "Please Trade For Me!" Sign Into Yankee Stadium Two things that we know for sure are that the New York Yankees are going to acquire some starting pitching before this year’s trade deadline, and th...
17:40, 2019-06-25

Flyers will get first chance to sign ex-Ranger Kevin Hayes after trade Kevin Hayes and Alain Vigneault are back together again — for a few weeks, at least. The Flyers traded for Hayes, the former Rangers center, Monday n...
17:32, 2019-06-04

US will be 'on doorstep' ready to sign UK trade deal after Brexit, says Pompeo On first trip to Washington as UK foreign secretary, Dominic Raab says Trump was ‘effusive in his warmth’ for BritainThe secretary of state, Mike Pom...
21:36, 2019-08-07

Rangers sign big defenseman Yegor Rykov after Devils trade The Rangers added a potential boost to their blue line on Monday by inking young defenseman Yegor Rykov. The 22-year-old agreed to a two-year entry-l...
21:52, 2019-05-20

UK and South Korea agree to sign post-Brexit trade deal Agreement is Britain’s first major trade deal in Asia since the vote to leave the EUThe UK has reached a preliminary trade deal with South Korea to a...
13:04, 2019-06-10

Voyage to the Center of the World Visiting the Oracle at Delphi is nothing short of soul-stirring. So is retracing the path that ancient visitors took to get there....
11:20, 2019-07-09

Trump in ‘absolutely no rush’ to sign China trade deal as tariffs rise President Donald Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on Chinese goods ...
17:48, 2019-05-10

Why Uber Drivers Will Strike Around the World on Wednesday We’re just days out from Uber making its multibillion-dollar move to the New York Stock Exchange and thousands of drivers from around the world are p...
22:16, 2019-05-07

Uber Is 'Worth' Twice As Much As Ford Because That's the Insane World We Live In Now Every high school economics teacher tells their students—or should, at least—that the entire field depends on the assumption that people act rational...
16:04, 2019-05-10

Trump will be ready with 'pen in hand' to sign a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain, says Mike Pompeo The US will be ready with "pen in hand" to sign a post-Brexit trade deal with the UK, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, despite reser...
11:20, 2019-08-08

England center backs doubtful for World Cup quarterfinals LE HAVRE, France (AP) — England could be without center backs Steph Houghton and Millie Bright for the team’s Women’s World Cup quarterfi...
12:56, 2019-06-26

Massive sandcastle breaks world record There's a striking new building in Binz, Germany -- a sandcastle complete with turrets, multiple levels and an enviable seaside location. Find out ju...
11:12, 2019-06-07

Stuber review: The world’s worst Uber ride becomes pure popcorn comedy At this year's RTX Austin conference (Rooster Teeth's big animation con), attendees were treated to a surprise film screening. ...
13:20, 2019-07-12

NBA free agency rumors: Rockets searching for first-round pick as prelude to potential Jimmy Butler sign-and-trade with 76ers Houston is looking to deal Clint Capela, Eric Gordon or PJ Tucker in exchange for a first-rounder to use in a potential deal...
21:36, 2019-06-26

Jimmy Butler free agency rumors: Rockets searching for first-round pick as prelude to potential sign-and-trade with 76ers Houston is looking to deal Clint Capela, Eric Gordon or PJ Tucker in exchange for a first-rounder to use in a potential deal...
21:52, 2019-06-26

Anthony Davis trade rumors: Celtics to be 'aggressive' in deal for Pelicans star despite risk he wont re-sign in free agency Davis, who'll be a free agent in the summer of 2020, reportedly prefers the Lakers or Knicks as a long-term destination...
01:48, 2019-06-11

Whoopi Goldberg to launch World Pride tonight at Barclay’s Center World Pride NYC celebrations have been well underway since that start of June, but the party has only just begun. The historic festival, which celebr...
19:48, 2019-06-26

CommonSense Robotics announces ‘world’s first’ underground micro-fulfillment center CommonSense Robotics claims its new micro-fulfillment center will be the world's first built underground, beneath a skyscraper.Read More...
15:16, 2019-07-11

Uber trading higher as company eases concerns about competitive landscape (UBER) Badly in need of a spark, shares of beleaguered recent IPO, Uber (UBER), spiked higher by as much as...
17:40, 2019-05-31

Uber has proposed a new minimum wage for drivers after years of protests, but it comes with a catch (UBER, LYFT) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Uber has offered a $21 minimum wage for drivers as it fights against a California bill that could devastate its busines...
22:16, 2019-08-29

Shaky market and Lyft's free-fall lead to conservative IPO pricing for Uber (UBER) Last night, Uber's (UBER) 180 mln share IPO priced at $45, near the low end of the $44-50 range, gen...
16:32, 2019-05-10

Uber just launched an Amazon-like feature that could help it cash in on millennials' mobile-shopping addiction (UBER) Matt Cardy / Stringer / Getty Images Uber has announced a new partnership with Cargo for an in-car shopping experience. By downloading the app and ...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Read the full email Uber CEO wrote to employees about why the company was laying off 400 workers (UBER) Reuters/Brendan McDermid Uber fired 400 marketing employees this week as the company seeks to streamline some bloated departments. Morale had been l...
03:16, 2019-08-01

Cboe Global Markets Plans Listing of Options on Uber Technologies, Inc. (UBER), on Thursday, May 16 CHICAGO – May 14, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today said it plans to ...
22:20, 2019-05-14

See inside Uber's first passenger drone, which could eventually fly passengers at 150 mph while burning no fossil fuels (UBER) Uber Uber is unveiling its first visions for passenger aircraft. The company hopes to offer air services beyond helicopters as early as 2023. We spo...
22:20, 2019-06-11

NBA Free Agency 2019: Jimmy Butler sign-and-trade turns into four-team deal involving 76ers, Heat, Clippers and Blazers Butler will go to the Heat and Josh Richardson will go to the 76ers in the complicated deal...
23:56, 2019-07-01

2019 NBA Free Agency Tracker: Warriors lose Kevin Durant to Nets, add D'Angelo Russell in sign-and-trade; Butler to Heat Free agency officially began on Sunday, and it was one of the busiest transaction days in recent memory...
06:36, 2019-07-01

NBA Free Agency 2019: Jimmy Butler sign-and-trade between 76ers, Heat hits snag; teams working to restructure deal The Heat thought they had a deal in place to get Butler, but a miscommunication put the trade on hold...
07:40, 2019-07-01

Uber's CEO sent an email to employees addressing its disastrous IPO, drawing on Amazon and Facebook's rough starts (UBER) Getty/Spencer Platt Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi sent an email to employees on Monday, addressing the ride-hailing giant's brutal stock-market debut. ...
22:08, 2019-05-13

In need of a jolt, Uber set to report Q1 results after the close tonight (UBER) The first earnings report for any recent IPO is a significant event. A strong report can set a posit...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Steel Division 2 debuts with massive World War II tank battles French independent developer and self-publisher Eugen Systems has launched its real-time strategy game Steel Division 2 on Steam on the Windows PC an...
18:36, 2019-06-20

Massive 1,100-pound bone of ‘world’s biggest dinosaur’ found Paleontologists have unearthed a 140-million-year-old dinosaur bone, 6.5 feet in length, weighing 1,100 pounds in France. The thigh bone was discover...
17:36, 2019-07-26

Ride-sharing stocks Uber and Lyft remain out of favor amid uncertain path to profitability (UBER) Investor sentiment regarding ride-sharing companies remains staunchly negative. Both Uber (UBER) an...
21:56, 2019-05-13

US and Britain could sign sector-by-sector trade deals, says John Bolton After meeting with PM, Trump security adviser talks up post-Brexit relationshipDonald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, has said Britai...
23:32, 2019-08-12

Traders have a $1.5 billion bet riding against Uber (UBER, LYFT) Carlo Allegri/Reuters Short-sellers have ramped up their bets against Uber to $1.5 billion. Borrowing of Uber shares has surged by more than 160% in...
21:12, 2019-05-28

Uber prices long-awaited IPO at $45 per share, valuing world’s largest ride-hailing company at $82 billion SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber prices long-awaited IPO at $45 per share, valuing world’s largest ride-hailing company at $82 billion....
23:20, 2019-05-09

Massive Kentucky man breaks bench press world record: video This Kentucky powerlifter is in a league of his own. A man who has been pumping iron for just seven years now holds the world record in the raw bench...
18:24, 2019-09-03

Eddie Jones faces massive dilemma as England play at keeping up appearances before World Cup In Treviso this week, England's forwards had the words "body language" hollered at them from the base of the training scrum by Ben Youngs each time t...
12:24, 2019-09-06

Nearly all the world's countries sign deal to prevent plastic waste – except US Deal will improve handling of plastic waste and prevent it from getting washed or dumped into oceans and rivers, UN saysAlmost all the world’s countr...
22:32, 2019-05-10

Sign language interpreter steals the show from ‘world’s fastest’ rapper Concert interpreter Amber Galloway Gallego showed off her signing skills by keeping up with Twista, the world's fastest rapper....
17:28, 2019-08-20

Hyundai joins World Rally Championship race to sign Toyota's Tanak Hyundai has joined the race to sign Ott Tanak for the 2020 World Rally Championship, with team boss Andrea Adamo declaring he has no qualms about cha...
14:32, 2019-07-03

A bunny sculpture by Jeff Koons just sold for $91.1 million — another sign that the art world is untethered from reality Koons effected in art what President Trump effected in politics: He choreographed a total collapse of the distinctions between achievement, fame, wea...
19:28, 2019-05-16

DoorDash is under fire for its controversial tipping policy. We asked Uber, Lyft, Instacart and other gig-economy startups how much of your tips go directly to their workers (UBER, LYFT) Katie Canales/Business Insider DoorDash is under fire for an opaque tipping system that customers are saying is misleading. In some cases, tips cou...
12:08, 2019-07-23

The massive pop culture festival has experienced massive growth since its launch as a gathering of comic book enthusiasts in 1970 (NBC News)  Comic-Con is celebrating its 50th anniversary in San Diego, California. More than 130,000 fans from around the world are expected to atte...
07:08, 2019-07-19

The Bill That Would Make Uber And Lyft Drivers Employees Isn't Just Making Uber And Lyft Nervous It appears increasingly likely AB5, the California bill that would significantly narrow the definition of an independent contractor in the state and ...
15:52, 2019-09-06

Lyft's strong report Q2 report may provide road map for Uber's results tonight (UBER) Last night, Uber's (UBER) ride-sharing peer Lyft (LYFT) issued a strong beat-and-raise earnings repo...
18:08, 2019-08-08

Whole Foods signs lease for 63 Madison Ave. The long-underutilized ground-level space at 63 Madison Ave. (aka 28 E. 28th St.) has landed a huge retail tenant — Whole Foods Market, which signed ...
05:48, 2019-08-20

Best lease deals of the week: Superminis Urban runabouts can now offer premium levels of kit and a surprisingly rewarding driving experience Leasing can be an affordable, practical route in...
01:16, 2019-07-31

Best lease deals of the week: 4x4 estates Go anywhere, pack anything and save thousands over an SUV with one of these rough stuff-ready load-luggers Leasing can be an affordable, practical r...
01:44, 2019-08-28

Best lease deals of the week: MPVs These sturdy, spacious family haulers can comfortably accommodate the kids, the dog and the kitchen sink Leasing can be an affordable, practical ro...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Read the pitch deck that Uber founder Garrett Camp created for the ride-hailing giant back in 2008 – before the company became the $120 billion giant it is today (UBER) It's a big year for Uber. The first name in ride-hailing had a ton of hype around it for the first half of 2019 thanks to its IPO. And though the $8 ...
09:00, 2019-07-27

Best lease deals of the week: warm hatches Do you find hot hatchbacks a little too extreme? Turn things down a notch with these slightly souped-up superminis and family hatches Leasing can be...
01:16, 2019-08-21

FiDi is seeing its best midyear lease numbers in nearly 20 years FiDi landlords are celebrating the area’s biggest midyear office leasing total since 2000 — about 3.8 million square feet, according to new data from...
04:20, 2019-08-13

FiDi is seeing it’s best mid-year lease numbers in nearly 20 years FiDi landlords are celebrating the area’s biggest mid-year office leasing total since 2000 — about 3.8 million square feet, according to new data fro...
04:04, 2019-08-13

Best lease deals of the week: Automatic superminis An auto 'box needn't make a car boring to drive - these refined superminis are packed full of character Leasing can be an affordable, practical rout...
03:24, 2019-07-24

MassMutual signs lease for new office space MassMutual has signed for 22,000 square feet for 10 years at Marx Realty’s 10 Grand Central, the Ely Jacques Kahn-designed office tower previously kn...
05:08, 2019-08-13

Best lease deals of the week: City cars Easy to park, cheap to run and fizzing with character, these urban runabouts will keep even keen drivers occupied Leasing can be an affordable, prac...
01:28, 2019-09-11

Best lease deals of the week: Large hatchbacks Space and comfort, or style and refinement? No need to compromise with one of these five-door all-rounders Leasing can be an affordable, practical r...
12:52, 2019-07-22

EasyKnock raises $215 million to buy homes and lease them back to you New York-based EasyKnock, which buys homes from customers and leases them back at a fixed rate, has raised $215 million in a debt-equity round.Read M...
14:16, 2019-05-09

Best lease deals of the week: Budget family SUVs Need a high-riding family hauler? Skip the Range Rover and Q7, there's refinement and polish at the other end of the segment as well Leasing can be ...
01:52, 2019-09-04

Marquee Brands signs new office lease for 330 W. 34th St. Marquee Brands, which manages such glamorous names as Martha Stewart and Bruno Magli, is on the move. The company just signed a new office lease for ...
05:28, 2019-09-10

Tucson man has new lease on life after receiving liver transplant TUCSON – Doctors told a Tucson man that he had three to five years to live after being diagnosed with liver cancer three years ago. Now Michael...
04:20, 2019-06-29

Chicago Fire in talks to end lease at suburban stadium BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Fire have reached a memorandum of understanding with the owner of the MLS team’s stadium that will end the ...
00:12, 2019-05-09

Opinion: The world has reached a crossroads in trade policy It's not too late for US trading partners to decide which path to take: one based on retaliation leading to trade destruction, or a path where tariff...
15:12, 2019-08-15

Mets castoff Travis d’Arnaud has new lease on life with Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Travis d’Arnaud ran to the Rays’ clubhouse door at Tropicana Field, gave a fist bump to the security guard and dashed into the...
11:32, 2019-07-07

U.S. vows first oil lease sale in Alaska arctic refuge this year The U.S. Interior Department plans to move ahead this year with its first oil and gas lease sale on the ecologically sensitive but presumably petrole...
02:48, 2019-05-31

Predators, Nashville agree to 30-year arena lease extension NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have agreed to a new 30-year lease deal that will help keep the franchise in Music City through 2049....
20:24, 2019-05-16

Amnesty International: China-owned NYC building denies lease NEW YORK (AP) — A giant shipping conglomerate owned by the Chinese government has declined to lease space in a building it owns in lower Manhattan to...
03:16, 2019-05-14

Knotel raises $400 million to lease and manage coworking spaces Coworking startup Knotel raised $400 million in venture capital to expand its global operations, it recently revealed.Read More...
20:04, 2019-08-21

World trade panel sides with India vs US in renewables tiff GENEVA (AP) — A World Trade Organization dispute panel has ruled in favor of India in its complaint against the United States over subsidies and rule...
18:20, 2019-06-27

A Failed Suicide Attempt Gave Her A New Lease Of Life. Read Moving Post A Mumbai woman's moving post on how a failed suicide attempt changed her life and her perspective has struck a chord with the Internet....
12:40, 2019-08-20

Fine-art company Maquette signs big lease for Long Island City headquarters Fine-art logistics company Maquette has signed a 46,860- square-foot lease in Long Island City for its headquarters and an expansion of its art-handl...
04:20, 2019-07-31

Rocket firm Relativity signs lease with NASA for new robotic 3D printing factory Relativity Space, a venture-backed rocket maker, said on Tuesday it will lease space from NASA in Mississippi, where its gigantic 3D printers will pr...
22:04, 2019-06-11

Life Time Fitness lease shines at Retail Deal of the Year Awards The 21st Annual Retail Deal of the Year Awards were dominated by two downtown transactions. The Real Estate Board of New York’s first prize award for...
05:44, 2019-06-12

World's fastest shark added to list of vulnerable species to regulate trade A record number of countries voted to restrict fishing of mako sharks in an effort to protect the endangered speciesA record number of countries have...
08:44, 2019-08-31

Amid stocks rout, Warren Buffett warns U.S.-China trade war would be ‘bad for the whole world’ Stocks are reeling after President Trump tweeted on Sunday that he will raise tariffs on billions worth of Chinese imports, despite ongoing trade tal...
16:12, 2019-05-06

G20: world leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach a trade deal or risk global economy Financial markets fall amid growing fears that talks in Osaka will fail to break logjamDonald Trump and Xi Jinping have been urged to reach a trade d...
08:52, 2019-06-28

Sign Up For The Deadspin Newsletter, Then Sign Up Your Enemies Many people have come up to me—on the street, at a restaurant, in my bathroom—with tears in their eyes, and they’ve asked, “Sir, when is the Deadspin...
19:48, 2019-09-13

Save $100 at Sprint on a Pixel 3a or Pixel 3a XL lease; new line required The surprise smartphone hits of the year are Google's mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Offering the great photographic experience that the Pixel h...
04:32, 2019-06-21

Brazil foreign trade secretary says EU-Mercosur trade pact still under review A proposed agreement between the Mercosur trade bloc and the European Union is being reviewed by lawyers, a process that may take six to seven months...
18:56, 2019-08-27

MLB trade deadline: Ranking the Red Sox's top 10 trade targets with Kirby Yates and Will Smith high on the list Boston needs to add a quality reliever or two if it plans to make another World Series push...
19:48, 2019-07-23

Here's why the Hornets pulled the plug on a potential Marc Gasol trade before last season's trade deadline The veteran big man wound up getting shipped to Toronto at the deadline and winning an NBA title...
00:16, 2019-08-23

Wall Street was ready for the latest twist in the trade war. Here's how experts think Trump and Xi's trade truce will play out. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque The year-old trade war between the US and China reached a temporary truce as Presidents Donald Trump of the US and Xi Jinping...
23:36, 2019-06-29

MLB trade deadline: Ranking the Astros' top 10 trade targets with Marcus Stroman and Robbie Ray leading the list The Astros need rotation help, first and foremost, but a lefty reliever wouldn't hurt either...
21:04, 2019-07-22

Reds trade for Trevor Bauer in MLB trade deadline stunner If the Yankees were hoping to land Trevor Bauer, they lost their chance. The controversial Cleveland Indians right-hander was traded to the Cincinnat...
04:44, 2019-07-31

MLB trade deadline rumors: Mets expected to trade Edwin Diaz; Cardinals checking out D-Backs pitchers The trade deadline is just two days away. Here are all the latest rumors leading up to July 31...
01:08, 2019-07-30

Chris Paul trade rumors: Rockets GM says star guard has not demanded trade despite report of 'unsalvageable' situation There appears to be issues between Paul and James Harden, though Daryl Morey says Paul will still play for Houston...
03:24, 2019-06-19

If Uber Wants It, It's Bad If you are negotiating with someone, and they are willing to make concessions as long as they keep one, single, big thing, then that is the thing tha...
17:00, 2019-06-14

How Uber Got Lost The once-swaggering company is losing more money and growing more slowly than ever. What happened?...
16:24, 2019-08-23

Uber will now kick you off its app if your rating is too low According to an app researcher Jane Manchun Wong with a history of impressive scoops that come from her constant reverse-engineering of popular mobil...
00:36, 2019-05-30

Uber Says No Kids---These Other Car Services Say Yes A new set of niche ride-hailing services are looking to relieve overworked parents who can’t always drive their children from activity to activity....
17:48, 2019-05-07

Uber Is Said to Aim for I.P.O. Valuation of Up to $100 Billion The ride-hailing giant gave some investors an initial estimate of its public market valuation, which ranged from $90 billion to $100 billion....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Uber And Lyft Take A Lot More From Drivers Than They Say In July, an Uber driver we’ll call Dave—his name has been changed here to protect his identity—picked up a fare in a trendy neighborhood of a major ...
20:12, 2019-08-26

Is the Uber of babysitting safe? Need a baby sitter? There’s an app for that. Uber-esque baby-sitting services, including the popular Bambino and UrbanSitter, are gaining traction am...
05:08, 2019-08-15

Uber To California: Make Us AB5, the California bill that would codify a state Supreme Court ruling putting in place a strict test for whether a worker classifies as an indepen...
22:24, 2019-09-11

How Uber and Lyft got lost Uber and Lyft have been so focused on short-term super-growth and long-term domination that they completely overlooked the middle-term.Read More...
22:32, 2019-09-12

Uber And Lyft Don't Have A Right To Exist On Wednesday, Uber and Lyft released a new petition against Assembly Bill 5, the California bill about to be debated in the Senate that, if passed, w...
16:48, 2019-08-30

The Week Ahead for the IPO Market (UBER) Last week, the rain was relentless across much of the central U.S. This week, the IPO market will re...
16:00, 2019-05-06

Uber opens first day of trading at $42, below IPO price It’s not the 5-star ride Uber wanted. The ride-hailing giant opened its first day of public trading at $42 a share, well below its IPO price of $45 a...
18:40, 2019-05-10

Uber starts trading at $42, down 6.7% from IPO price Uber's stock crumpled 6.7% down from its IPO price at the start of trading in Silicon Valley's most hotly anticipated public offering in years.Read M...
18:28, 2019-05-10

Two Top Uber Executives Are Out as C.E.O. Consolidates Power A month after Uber’s rocky I.P.O., its chief executive laid off two members of his executive team: the chief operating officer and the chief marketin...
00:32, 2019-06-08

Uber Freight HQ opens in Chicago Uber today announced the opening of its Chicago-based Uber Freight HQ, which it says will be one of the engineering hubs for its transport business.R...
19:32, 2019-09-09

Uber drivers strike over pay and conditions Protests take place in UK, US, Brazil and Australia as ride-hailing app prepares for stock market debutUber drivers have gone on strike in the UK, US...
19:04, 2019-05-08

Uber Aims for Valuation of Up to $91 Billion in I.P.O. The world’s largest ride-hailing company, which has not yet made a profit, kicked off the last stage of its journey to list on public stock markets....
14:08, 2019-04-26

Uber does not look like a business worth $90bn. Nothing like As drivers protest and the IPO roadshow rolls on, investors need to ask some tough questionsGood luck to those Uber workers protesting about wages an...
20:00, 2019-05-08

Why I wouldn't panic about Uber's lackluster IPO Uber's initial public offering proved a gigantic bust. On Friday, the ride sharing company took the largest financial hit of any American company, an...
16:04, 2019-05-14

A Financier’s End, and Uber Hits the Skids Also: Barneys files for bankruptcy, and more of the week’s top stories in business and tech....
14:00, 2019-08-11

Your Best Tips for a Better Uber or Lyft Trip When we asked you for your best tips for better ridesharing trips, dozens of drivers and fellow passengers replied. Here are the best tips we heard....
11:36, 2019-05-26

They Thought It Was Their Uber. But the Driver Was a Predator. A South Carolina college student was killed last weekend by a man posing as a ride-share driver, the police said. Across the country, women have repo...
10:41, 2019-04-09

TLC approves permanent cap on Uber, Lyft in NYC The city is slamming the brakes on Uber and Lyft. The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to permanently extend the freeze on n...
19:20, 2019-08-07

Uber's IPO flops as shares slide again Downward spiral continues in early trading after stock market debut on FridayUber shares dropped again after Wall Street opened on Monday as demand f...
18:00, 2019-05-13

Uber Lost Another Billion Dollars, NBD Uber’s first quarterly earnings report as a publicly-traded company tells us much of the same as every other report the company has ever released abo...
23:36, 2019-05-30

Uber loses more than $1bn in first quarterly report since IPO Company said it now had 93 million customers who are active on a monthly basis, 33% higher than the same period last yearUber lost more than $1bn in ...
23:28, 2019-05-30

Uber vs. Lyft: Which Ride-Hailing App Is Better? Here’s a comprehensive comparison of the two services to help you choose your go-to app for hitching rides....
11:28, 2019-05-29

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Days after Uber began selling stock, the National Labor Relations Board’s top lawyer gave the company a huge gift. In an advice memo, the general co...
20:44, 2019-05-20

How the Promise of a $120 Billion Uber I.P.O. Evaporated Uber’s offering was supposed to be a crowning moment for the ride-hailing company. But it suffered setback after setback and ultimately resulted in p...
01:28, 2019-05-16

Uber values itself at $82.4bn as it prices IPO at $45 per share Loss-making ride-hailing app asking investors to pay $45 per share – at the low end of the range it had set for Wall Street debutUber is seeking a va...
23:56, 2019-05-09

Uber had the worst first-day dollar loss ever of any US IPO AP Photo/Richard Drew Uber started trading on Friday in an initial public offering that valued the company at $75.5 billion. By the end of day Frida...
21:52, 2019-05-11

'My $19 Uber ride cost 100 times that' Passengers reportedly paid 100 times more than they should have after Uber's payments system goes awry....
13:28, 2019-07-18

The New Provence: From Quaint to Uber-Chic Need proof this beloved vacation spot is evolving? An influx of design-savvy hotels and modern cuisine is reinvigorating the region. So long bouillab...
20:52, 2019-07-11

Uber, Lyft losses keep competitors at bay SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A fare war between Uber and Lyft has led to billions of dollars in losses for both ride-hailing companies as they fight for pass...
16:04, 2019-05-11

The Lakers Already Have A Center Hey, remember back in mid-July, when the Lakers traded the moon and stars for one of the most talented young players in the NBA? Remember that? Remem...
04:08, 2019-08-21

Manhattan to JFK in 8 Minutes? Hail an Uber Copter Uber is branching out into helicopters, offering a quick trip to John F. Kennedy International Airport....
14:44, 2019-07-05

Uber’s Q1 losses reach $1B despite revenue growth NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is continuing to bleed money even as it posts dramatic revenue growth. In its first financial release since its lackluster IPO, ...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Ari Lennox Went From Uber Driving to Headlining Her Own Tour The R&B singer Ari Lennox spoke to GQ about her debut album, 'Shea Butter Baby,' and why she really wishes people would stop comparing her to Erykah ...
14:32, 2019-06-17

Uber Lays Off 400 as Profitability Doubts Linger After I.P.O. The ride-hailing company’s cuts follow an internal reorganization and questions about whether it can make money....
23:32, 2019-07-29

They Got Rich Off Uber and Lyft. Then They Moved to Low-Tax States. Meet the semiretired millennials who left California for low-tax, low-stress places like Texas, as their former start-ups stampede toward the stock m...
11:40, 2019-05-09

How Uber is turning everyone in the company into a data scientist Uber has built internal tools and platforms that others in the company can leverage, bringing cutting-edge expertise to anyone within the company.Rea...
00:20, 2019-07-31

Uber Takes Texas Taxpayers For A Ride Uber, the ride-hailing company that has lost $16.2 billion over the last two and a half years, got a bit of good news thanks to the generosity of Tex...
16:00, 2019-08-22

Uber trying to put brakes on Florida salon app’s trademark A single mother from Florida is gearing up for battle with ride-hailing behemoth Uber over an app she is building. Carolina Vengoechea, 45, tells The...
04:12, 2019-08-22

An Uber riddle, a cat caper and a character called Tim It’s all happening on book club nightTwo days before book club, my wife comes to find me in my shed.“I’m going over the road to look at the kittens,”...
07:16, 2019-06-22

Uber driver accused of being a Somali war criminal An Uber driver with a near-perfect five-star rating has just been outed as an accused Somali war criminal who carried out acts of torture, according ...
15:44, 2019-05-15

Uber promises a bottomless well of money to investors … but not yet Expect a barnstorming debut at the latest tech company listing, yet there is no sign of any profits in the near futureWho wants to invest in a compan...
10:44, 2019-05-05

Which Tech Company Is Uber Most Like? Its Answer May Surprise You It’s not Lyft or Didi Chuxing or another ride-hailing firm. Instead, Uber sees itself as the Amazon of transportation....
22:28, 2019-04-28

Uber launches helicopter service in New York The new service transports passengers from Manhattan to the John F. Kennedy International Airport for about $200.      ...
17:48, 2019-07-10

Why Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Going on Strike This Week Drivers for the ridesharing apps Uber and Lyft are going on strike this week for better wages and working conditions....
20:44, 2019-05-06

Uber parties for IPO were so wild an employee had to resign Hopefully Uber drivers on duty skipped these alcohol-fueled company parties. In-house bashes on the day the company went public reportedly got so out...
17:04, 2019-05-18

Uber drivers in UK cities strike over pay and conditions Drivers to take part in global protest on eve of ride-hailing app’s flotation on stock marketHundreds of Uber drivers in Britain are to go on strike ...
01:28, 2019-05-08

Uber to ban riders with low ratings: will you pass the test? Failure to tip, a refusal to chat … even where you sit could influence how drivers rate you and under a new policy could see you bannedWill your Uber...
07:20, 2019-06-01

Uber Wants to Sell You Train Tickets. And Be Your Bus Service, Too. The ride-hailing company, craving growth, is looking to public transit for riders and revenue. Cities aren’t sure whether to welcome it....
11:52, 2019-08-07

Off-duty officer stabbed after argument in Uber BARTLETT, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee say an off-duty Bartlett officer has been stabbed in the face, neck and leg by a person still being sought by p...
12:12, 2019-06-04

Uber reports $1B loss as revenue rises Car sharing giant Uber has met its first quarter forecast, with a loss of $1 billion but increasing revenue and users. The losses were the result of ...
07:36, 2019-05-31

New Lawsuit Against Uber Is Set to Test Its Classification of Workers A class-action suit on behalf of drivers in federal court in California, filed on Wednesday, accused Uber of wrongly classifying drivers under the st...
01:00, 2019-09-13

Ex-Google and Uber engineer charged with theft Anthony Levandowski is accused by the US Department of Justice of stealing car technology secrets....
22:08, 2019-08-27

Top Uber executives pushed out in shake-up after IPO launch Two of Uber’s top executives were pushed aside last week in a management shake-up at the ride-share company following its lackluster initial pu...
20:04, 2019-06-08

Mike Isaac’s Uber Book Has Arrived In “Super Pumped,” Mike Isaac describes the incredible rise and fall of Travis Kalanick, the chief executive of the world’s most infamous ride-sharin...
19:04, 2019-09-06

Uber Said to Plan to Price I.P.O. at Midpoint of Range At the midpoint, $47 a share, Uber would be valued at about $86 billion — well below the $100 billion that the company had forecast last month....
21:20, 2019-05-08

Uber will start banning riders with low ratings Uber said Wednesday that it will start banning riders with low ratings, a significant change to the company’s previous policies. The ride-shari...
19:52, 2019-05-29

What Exactly Is Uber’s ‘Core Platform Contribution Margin’? Uber, like many other tech companies, is using a few creative terms to describe its business. We’ll try to translate them for you....
02:16, 2019-04-12

He Has Driven for Uber Since 2012. He Makes About $40,000 a Year. Peter Ashlock has completed 25,000 trips for Uber. As insiders cash in with what may be a $100 billion public offering, he’s on the road to nowhere....
12:08, 2019-04-12

Uber Copter Is Here For People Worth $400 an Hour Uber is a modest company with modest goals. It simply wants to change how people get around and also get New Yorkers from Manhattan to John F. Kenned...
22:56, 2019-06-06

Uber’s IPO nightmare gets worse as stock tanks again Uber’s nightmare debut as a public company continued on Monday, with the ride-hailing giant’s stock plunging more than 10 percent after a disastrous ...
18:48, 2019-05-13

Investors Value Uber’s Self-Driving Cars at $7.25 Billion A billion-dollar investment is meant to prop up a money-losing unit before Uber makes its pitches ahead of a planned I.P.O....
03:48, 2019-04-19

Disgruntled Uber drivers turn off apps The best ride-hailing app in the world is useless if it can't connect you with a vehicle, something customers often discover after last call at an ou...
07:32, 2019-05-10

Uber will start booting riders with low ratings Better be nice to your Uber driver and keep those stars up. Beginning Wednesday, the ride-hailing app will start to boot the worst of its boorish rid...
18:00, 2019-05-29

Uber driver pulls out sex toy on cops who feared it was a gun A Connecticut Uber driver was tackled to the ground by police who believed he was reaching for a gun — only for him to whip out a sex toy, authoritie...
21:16, 2019-07-01

Uber’s EvoGrad is a dev library for evolutionary algorithms Uber's EvoGrad is an open source development library for evolutionary machine learning algorithms. It's freely available on GitHub.Read More...
20:24, 2019-07-22

The Latest: Your Uber has arrived, on Wall Street NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on ride-hailing giant Uber’s initial public stock offering (all times local): 9:30 a.m. With a ring of the opening b...
15:56, 2019-05-10

Tech Fix: Uber vs. Lyft: Which Ride-Hailing App Is Better? Here’s a comprehensive comparison of the two services to help you choose your go-to app for hitching rides....
15:24, 2019-04-17

Uber launching helicopter service to JFK this summer Uber is finally ready to take to the skies — and has chosen the Big Apple for its helicopter-sharing debut. The ride-hailing giant said Thursday its ...
20:48, 2019-06-06

Uber goes into reverse as first day stock price disappoints Stock traded at considerably lower than the $100bn hailing app had hoped to achieveUber’s hopes of a surge in the price of its shares have fallen fla...
18:20, 2019-05-10

Uber rolls out next-generation self-driving Volvo At an event in Washington, Uber unveiled a fleet of redesigned self-driving cars that it expects will hit public roads in the coming months.Read More...
19:12, 2019-06-12

Uber Prices I.P.O. at $45 a Share, Valuing It at $82.4 Billion The ride-hailing giant’s valuation is the third largest for a company going public on an American exchange....
00:20, 2019-05-10

Uber to boot riders from app if they repeatedly misbehave If you misbehave repeatedly while getting a ride from Uber, you could get booted off the app. The company says that starting Wednesday, riders with a...
17:24, 2019-05-29

This Estonian Start-Up Has Become a Thorn in Uber’s Side The Estonian ride-hailing company Bolt is an unexpected success story. The start-up points to Uber’s global challenges....
06:44, 2019-04-23

The Latest: Uber reaches settlements with some drivers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Uber pricing its initial public offering of stock on Wall Street (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Uber has reached set...
23:56, 2019-05-09

Uber riders can buy transit tickets on app for Denver NEW YORK (AP) — Riders in Denver will soon be able to buy tickets for public transportation using the Uber app, the latest step on the ride-hailing c...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Top executives leave Uber after internal shakeup NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is parting ways with two of its top executives less than a month after the company’s rocky initial public offering. CEO Da...
23:48, 2019-06-07

Uber driver fired for kicking gay couple out of car Uber has fired a New Jersey driver for kicking out two female passengers for being gay, according to a new report. Kristin Michele and Jenn Mangan ha...
19:16, 2019-09-09

UBER To Offer Discounts To Families Of Fallen Heroes (LEX 18) – Ridesharing company UBER will be offering discounted rides to the families of fallen military heroes UBER is offering $15 off rides ...
19:56, 2019-05-24

Baby on board! Woman gives birth in the back of an Uber "Helped me give birth" is not one of the feedback options available after a passenger finishes a ride in an Uber - but perhaps it should be....
17:36, 2019-06-01

‘Uber of Weed’ wants to raise $100M despite app store bans Snoop Dogg-backed cannabis company Eaze is raising a new round of financing that’s expected to value it at $800 million — despite Google trying to ki...
05:12, 2019-05-30

Florida Uber driver has ear medically reattached after fight FORT LAUDERLDALE, Fla. (AP) — An Uber driver nearly lost an ear in a fight in a parking garage at a Florida airport. The South Florida SunSentinel re...
20:56, 2019-06-11

De Blasio plans to make NYC’s cap on Uber, Lyft permanent City Hall is putting the cap on Uber and Lyft – again. Ten months after the City Council voted to halt the issuance of new licenses for app-based for...
18:32, 2019-06-12

Uber contradicts own research with London congestion ad claim Poster displayed near two TfL offices said car-pooling service helped reduce trafficAn Uber advertising campaign in London has claimed that its car-p...
18:20, 2019-08-26

Uber’s $82 billion valuation underwhelms in most anticipated IPO since Facebook Uber priced its IPO at the low end of its target for a valuation of $82.4 billion, an underwhelming result for the most anticipated IPO since Faceboo...
10:24, 2019-05-10

Uber kicks off IPO roadshow with secret meeting in London Uber Technologies Inc. chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi sought to persuade money managers in London that the loss-making ridesharing firm’s growth p...
12:00, 2019-05-02

How to market uber-luxury travel to the super wealthy CEO of Half Moon Bay Antigua, William Anderson, explains to CNBC's James Wright how to sell $25M plots to the super rich, when the resort hasn&#...
20:52, 2019-05-31

Uber posts $1B loss in its first quarter as a public company Uber Technologies reported a $1 billion loss in its first quarterly report as a public company on Thursday, despite a 20 percent rise in revenue, pos...
23:08, 2019-05-30

U.S. Ride Share Drivers Will Strike On May 8th Ahead of Uber IPO Uber and Lyft drivers in major U.S. cities have united to strike during peak hours on Wednesday May 8th for two hours from 7AM to 9AM local time, acc...
19:56, 2019-05-04

Uber takes its flying taxi ambitions to Australia Melbourne will become a pilot city for Uber's air taxi service, with test flights due to begin in 2020....
09:52, 2019-06-12

Mets find a new hero after 112-mile Uber ride An Uber driver named Jason picked up his passenger at 1050 IronPigs Way in Allentown, Pa., early Wednesday evening. The rider needed to go about 112 ...
09:04, 2019-05-23

Uber and Lyft Are Trying to Compete with Google Maps For Some Reason When you’re trying to figure out how to get somewhere, the odds are pretty good your first move is opening Google Maps. But Uber and Lyft each want t...
23:08, 2019-07-19

Uber glitch charged some customers 100x what they expected to pay Uber riders in a number of cities around the world on Wednesday were met with some stress-inducing sticker shock when noticing the price they’d...
23:56, 2019-07-18

There's a Good Chance Your Uber or Lyft Hasn't Gone In For Its Recalls Uber and Lyft are bad at recalls, Tesla is still sliding, Maven is packing up in some markets, and Toyota is playing games, all in The Morning Shift ...
16:20, 2019-05-21

Uber Eats driver caught masturbating just after delivery An Uber Eats delivery driver was allegedly caught masturbating inside his car by the New Jersey woman to whom he’d just delivered an order, aut...
21:48, 2019-06-19

This Uber driver needs a great steering wheel that won't fly off when she's driving Here is a good idea that we stand by: When buying a car, make sure it has a great steering wheel that doesn’t fly off when you’re driving. That would...
17:52, 2019-07-26

Uber driver gets 3 years for kidnapping sleeping passenger NEW YORK (AP) — A man who drove for Uber in New York City has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for abducting a woman who fell asleep i...
22:32, 2019-06-24

Older People Need Rides. Why Aren’t They Using Uber and Lyft? Seniors need transportation alternatives more than ever, but many are intimidated by ride-hailing apps....
22:52, 2019-08-16

Uber shifts into lower gear, prices IPO at $45 per share SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. The world’s le...
23:20, 2019-05-09

Uber Eats now lets you preorder the food you want to eat in a restaurant Uber has introduced a brand new feature of its food delivery service that involves absolutely no food delivery whatsoever. Instead of having a driver...
16:36, 2019-07-03

Dad claims he caught Uber driver raping his daughter A father claims he caught an Uber driver raping his daughter after he tracked her on a new app when she didn’t come home. The horrified dad all...
22:44, 2019-06-07

Hero who ‘had a few too many’ rescues baby bird with an Uber ride The drunk man called an Uber, then informed the wildlife shelter that an orphaned baby bird was en route....
20:52, 2019-07-04

Uber now lets premium riders opt out of conversations with drivers Uber is rolling out a bunch of new features for Uber Black premium riders, including the ability to request "quiet time" and help with luggage.Read M...
03:48, 2019-05-15

Uber CEO’s assurances fail to stop stock slide Wall Street hit the brakes on Uber Friday — despite vows from chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi that its record $5 billion loss, reported late Thursd...
02:52, 2019-08-10

Ride-hailing firm Uber steps on the gas as IPO looms Ride-hailing service Uber is going public on Friday, and it's been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. B...
16:12, 2019-05-09

California’s nanny state politicians might kill off Uber Uber has revolutionized the transportation industry, created a gig economy for part-time flexible employment, and improved the lives of millions of A...
19:48, 2019-08-12

Family of slain Chicago cab driver sues Uber CHICAGO (AP) — The family of a Chicago cab driver who died after being hurt in a fight with a ride-sharing driver is suing Uber. Fangqui Lu is wanted...
06:32, 2019-06-05

Ride-hailing firm Uber in biggest IPO in five years Ride-hailing service Uber went public on Friday, and the event had been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchan...
16:28, 2019-05-10

Uber makes its hotly anticipated public debut Ride-hailing giant Uber will begin life as a public company on Friday, under pressure to start trading strongly after conservatively pricing its init...
15:32, 2019-05-10

MTA employee busted using work E-ZPass for Uber side gig He thought he was on E-Z street. An MTA Bridges and Tunnels employee was busted using his work E-ZPass at least 130 times — while doing a side gig as...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Uber Copter to Offer Flights From Lower Manhattan to J.F.K. For an 8-minute, one-way flight, the average ride will cost between $200 and $225 per person and include private ground transportation on both ends o...
00:04, 2019-06-06

Dad finds daughter, 25, ‘being raped in back of Uber’ after tracking her down with app A DAD rescued his daughter from an alleged Uber rapist after tracking down the car using an app, it has been reported....
13:32, 2019-06-07

Uber I.P.O. Values Ride-Hailing Giant at $82.4 Billion At $45 a share, the company became the third largest for a firm going public on an American exchange....
07:28, 2019-05-10

Uber expands Pro perks globally, but drivers would probably prefer better pay Uber is bringing its driver-focused Uber Pro service to international markets, including Mexico and India, following a series of pilot programs.Read ...
19:32, 2019-07-02

12-year-old girl took Uber alone to jump to her death, family says A 12-year-old Florida girl called an Uber to bring her to a parking garage to kill herself, and her family blamed the the company this week for her d...
15:56, 2019-06-07

This brilliant free app tells you if it’s cheaper to take Uber or Lyft Doug Feigelson’s app Anyride has been out for a few months now, which means it’s still new enough that you might not have heard of it or ...
22:52, 2019-06-04

Hong Kong protesters turn to Uber and Pokemon Demonstrators make use of high-tech services to keep their struggle alive and evade being tracked....
13:00, 2019-08-09

Lyft says ride-hailing price war with Uber is easing up Lyft said a price war with rival Uber was easing, boosting shares of both companies and allowing Lyft to raise its outlook for the year.Read More...
06:24, 2019-08-08

Uber Drivers Are Contractors, Not Employees, Labor Board Says The National Labor Relations Board’s position is a setback for drivers who had hoped to join forces to push for better pay and working conditions....
23:28, 2019-05-14

Drivers Start Strikes Ahead of Uber’s Blockbuster I.P.O. A walkout by Australian drivers began a series of planned work stoppages around the world to protest wages and work conditions of ride-hailing servic...
13:04, 2019-05-08

Off-duty officer stabbed in Memphis after argument in Uber BARTLETT, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say an off-duty Bartlett officer has been stabbed in the face, neck and leg by a person still being sought...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Uber IPO: the rich people who will get even richer when the company goes public The ride-hailing app will have one of the largest initial public offerings in history on 10 MayThey are the spoons full of sugar that make the bitter...
12:16, 2019-05-08

Uber, Lyft drivers plan to strike in cities across the US NEW YORK (AP) — Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest what they say are declining wages at a t...
06:24, 2019-05-08

What the Strike Ahead of Uber’s IPO Exposes About American Inequality The instant Uber shares start trading on the New York Stock Exchange Friday, lots of people and groups are going to make millions—and in some c...
20:04, 2019-05-07

What you're watching, mutual fund scrutiny, and Uber's 'bloodbath' Netflix When you sit down to watch a TV show or movie on Netflix, you're helping fine tune the streaming giant's recommendation engine. As BI report...
01:32, 2019-08-05

Uber Drivers’ Day of Strikes Has Muted Start Before Company’s Big I.P.O. Drivers for the ride-hailing company in Australia and Britain began a series of planned work stoppages to protest ride-hailing companies’ wages and w...
17:40, 2019-05-08

Short-term markets are putting Uber in trouble Uber's rise until now has been fueled by investors' willingness to subsidize a big market buildout. But post-IPO, the company is being hit by new rea...
15:24, 2019-05-16

Uber, Lyft say they help ease traffic congestion. New study says otherwise. Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft have become popular by offering a convenient alternative to crowded public transportation and stressful city...
01:20, 2019-05-09

Uber stock plunges after whopping $5.2B quarterly loss Uber shares plunged 6.3 percent in late trading to $40.27, after the ride-hailing giant reported a disappointing quarter capped by a record $5.2 bill...
05:36, 2019-08-09

Uber’s no-good, terrible-rotten bad Q2 loses more than $5 billion Enlarge / Headquarters of ride-sharing technology company Uber in the South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood of San Francisco on October 13, 2017. (cre...
01:28, 2019-08-09

Uber sees biggest-ever quarterly loss: $5bn in three months Second earnings report shows worse-than-predicted losses and revenue growthUber lost $5.24bn in the last three months, its largest-ever quarterly los...
23:36, 2019-08-08

Uber’s Twisted Logic Means This Isn't a Strike. It's a Boycott Today, many Uber and Lyft drivers in major cities across the country are striking to protest their pay and working conditions, in large part because ...
19:20, 2019-05-08

‘Quiet Mode’ is now an option for Uber rides, but there’s a catch The idea of a “Quiet Mode” in Uber — which actually started out as a meme a few years ago — has now become a reality. Accordi...
03:16, 2019-05-16

Uber braced for bumper tax bill as IRS and other countries investigate Taxi app firm’s ‘transfer pricing positions’ under examinationUS, UK, Netherlands and India reviewing company’s taxesUber is under investigation by U...
18:04, 2019-06-04

'Shocking' fake takeaway sold on Uber Eats A BBC News team set up a fake takeaway restaurant on Uber Eats and started selling burgers....
13:32, 2019-06-27

Uber’s IPO bombs, has worst debut for marque name in a decade Uber’s IPO is officially a bust. The ride-hail giant finished its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange down nearly 8 percent — making ...
01:52, 2019-05-11

Volvo and Uber unveil autonomous production XC90 Volvo’s self-driving ready XC90 is ready for deployment in Uber’s future driverless ridesharing service Volvo has presented the fruits of its ongoin...
20:28, 2019-06-12

Uber faces uphill legal fight against California law Uber's announcement that it would continue to classify its California drivers as contractors despite new state legislation classifying the workers as...
01:20, 2019-09-13

in her words: #WhatsMyName Stresses Safety for Uber Riders A South Carolina student was murdered after getting into a car she mistook for her Uber, underscoring the safety risks of ride-hailing apps....
20:52, 2019-04-16

Uber and Lyft Just Lost a Big Fight in a Blow to the Gig Economy App-based companies like Uber and Lyft will have to classify some contract workers as employees under a new California law....
22:28, 2019-09-11

People hate Uber, but it's because of quality control, not politics Uber is reportedly in “crisis mode" as it works to piece back together its disintegrating reputation. But a Washington Post article from late last mo...
20:28, 2019-09-05

Uber, Losing $1.8 Billion a Year, Reveals I.P.O. Filing The world’s largest ride-hailing service unveiled its prospectus for what is likely to be the biggest initial public offering for years....
22:48, 2019-04-11

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law The company said it would not treat drivers as employees, defying a bill state lawmakers passed this week to extend minimum wage and other protection...
23:36, 2019-09-11

These Uber and Lyft Drivers Can Tell You in Great Detail How They're Getting Screwed Thousands of Uber and Lyft drivers drove in a slow protest caravan in New York City today asking for stronger legal protections, just a week after Ca...
22:44, 2019-09-17

Uber driver rallies community to care for 89-year-old vet STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. (AP) — An Uber driver has rallied her community in Georgia to care for an 89-year-old veteran she met on the job. News outlets repor...
16:16, 2019-06-13

Man busted for robbing Dunkin’ Donuts and fleeing in Uber A Long Island man was busted for robbing a Dunkin’ Donuts — after using an Uber as his getaway car, according to cops. Andrew Sandson, 57...
14:20, 2019-06-17

Uber restricts drivers’ app access in NYC to comply with regulation Uber will begin limiting drivers’ access to its app in NYC to comply with regulation aimed at boosting drivers’ pay and easing congestion in Manhatta...
10:36, 2019-09-17

Marvel’s Heroes Take Center Stage Marvel Entertainment and Samuel French team up for a series of educational plays for teenagers....
17:36, 2019-06-24

Your Data Could Be at the Center of the Fight Against Big Tech Germany’s top antitrust official is urging other countries to take on Facebook and its peers by attacking what the companies value most: data....
02:16, 2019-07-08

New court resource center opens TUCSON – The new Pima County Juvenile Court Resource Center is officially open. Arizona’s new Chief Justice Robert Brutinel was at the ri...
07:04, 2019-07-12

The Center for American Progress Is a Disgrace In the end, perhaps the most insulting thing was that the Center for American Progress thought it could get away with it relatively quietly....
17:52, 2019-09-10

At a Maternity Center Near a War Zone, 20 Births in One Day A hospital in a remote area of Afghanistan is a haven for impoverished mothers and newborns in a country ravaged by war....
10:36, 2019-09-13

Old hotel turned into center for homeless TUCSON – According to Pima County data from 2018, there are roughly 400 homeless people sleeping outside in Tucson and more than 1,000 others i...
14:44, 2019-05-14

Volunteers needed at the Center of Opportunity TUCSON – A few months ago, the old Holiday Inn on Irvington and Palo Verde roads watched over Tucson and its roughly 400 homeless population le...
00:52, 2019-06-12

The Center For Opportunity set to open in June TUCSON — Several months ago in Cleveland, Joe Lanckiewicz hopped on a greyhound bus. When it stopped in Tucson, he got off, anxious to start ov...
08:16, 2019-05-18

Sen. McSally to visit Center of Opportunity Old hotel to become one-stop-shop for homeless and low income. TUCSON –Sen. Martha McSally plans to tour H.S. Lopez Family Foundation of Center of Op...
23:32, 2019-06-20

Exclusive: India to order taxi aggregators like Uber, Ola to go electric India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola to convert 40% of their fleet of cars to electric by April 2026, according to a source and re...
14:48, 2019-06-06

Lyft, Uber drivers planning worldwide strike next week New York drivers for Uber, Lyft and other ride-sharing apps will be joining colleagues from across the globe by briefly going on strike Wednesday to ...
23:44, 2019-05-03

Uber loses billions, falls short of revenue targets The US ride-hailing giant saw disappointing returns in its second quarter report. Uber has not yet reached profitability, as it continues to subsidiz...
05:00, 2019-08-09

Uber takes to the skies as it launches New York helicopter service Uber is taking to the skies as it launches a helicopter service offering passengers a speedy trip across New York....
02:48, 2019-07-10

Uber now reminds riders to check for cyclists before opening their door Uber will soon roll out push notifications that indicate when riders' dropoffs are near bike lanes, giving them ample time to check for oncoming cycl...
15:32, 2019-05-15

How Corporate Delusions of Automation Fuel the Cruelty of Uber and Lyft As drivers around the world went on strike just days before Uber’s IPO, they shared harrowing stories of being overworked and underpaid, subjected to...
21:28, 2019-05-09

Drivers group plans work stoppage ahead of Uber IPO NEW YORK (AP) — An organization representing for-hire drivers in New York City says its members will go on a two-hour strike against Uber and Lyft ah...
22:56, 2019-05-03

Australian Taxi Drivers Sue Uber Over Wages They Say Its Arrival Cost Them In their lawsuit, the drivers accuse the ride-hailing giant of operating illegally in the country and of destroying their livelihoods. Uber denied th...
19:44, 2019-05-03

20% of New York drivers for apps like Uber have had to rely on food stamps Ints Kalnins/Reuters Uber improved margins by cutting driver pay, writes an industry expert in American Affairs. Drivers for ride-sharing services h...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Great fanfare as Uber gets its stock on the road, but app stalls in New York Could this be the moment the sentiment on Wall Street turned against the tech sector?Uber’s stock market debut came with all the usual razzmatazz of ...
09:32, 2019-05-12

Amazon to Invest in Deliveroo, a Rival to Uber in Food Delivery The $575 million investment strengthens one of the biggest overseas rivals to Uber’s food-delivery division, which the ride-hailing company considers...
15:04, 2019-05-17

California Labor Bill, Near Passage, Is Blow to Uber and Lyft The companies seem to have fallen short in efforts to dodge legislation classifying many workers in the gig economy as employees and not contractors....
02:36, 2019-09-10

Rich Uber Passengers Can Now Demand Silence From Their ‘Contractor’ Drivers Through the App Congratulations to Uber, a company currently valued at $67 billion by the stock market that has never made any money and lacks a viable business mode...
20:48, 2019-05-15

Congratulations to Uber, the Worst Performing IPO in U.S. Stock Market History Rideshare unicorn Uber doesn’t do anything small. When it was in the game of raising money, it raised close to $25 billion. When it loses that money—...
03:20, 2019-05-11

U.S. Government Denies Tesla and Uber Chinese Tariff Exemptions The U.S. is doubling down on its refusal to exempt Tesla’s and Uber’s request to dodge a 25 percent tariff on key parts for its electric cars and ent...
23:04, 2019-06-13

A Charity Accepts Uber Stock as Donations. Then Uses It to Pay Staff Bonuses. Entrepreneurs who own stakes in private companies can donate some of their equity to Charity: water. The proceeds will eventually be paid out to the ...
19:36, 2019-04-11

Uber stock rises after NLRB rules drivers are not employees Uber drivers who are agitating for full-time employee status face a lengthy stretch ahead. Shares of the ride-hailing giant rose 3.3 percent on Wedne...
04:48, 2019-05-16

Betting addict forged Uber receipts to con £90k from Deloitte bosses A city accountant who swindled his bosses at Deloitte out of more than £90,000 with bogus taxi expenses to bankroll a secret gambling addiction has b...
14:28, 2019-06-11

Former Uber executive Meghan Joyce tapped by Oscar Health for COO Joyce ran Uber's operations along the East coast and Canada where she helped build out a team of 700 employees over the last six years....
18:08, 2019-09-17

Uber Posts $5.2 Billion Loss and Slowest Ever Growth Rate The double whammy immediately renewed questions about the prospects of the world’s biggest ride-hailing company....
22:48, 2019-08-08

Uber Lays Off Hundreds More Workers as It Struggles to Make Money The ride-hailing company laid off 435 workers on Tuesday, following a round of layoffs in July....
23:32, 2019-09-10

Ride-hailing firm Uber sees rocky start in IPO Ride-hailing service Uber went public on Friday, and the event had been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchan...
18:36, 2019-05-10

Uber opens on New York Stock Exchange on rocky day for markets Shares in the ride-hailing giant were sold in an initial public offering for $45 each, raising $8.1 billion....
16:56, 2019-05-10

Uber Stock Slides in Disappointing Trading Debut That Followed Muted I.P.O. Uber’s road to the public market has been rocky. Last year, investment bankers said it could be valued at $120 billion upon I.P.O. That number has de...
18:52, 2019-05-10

Uber drivers are not employees, Fair Work Ombudsman rules Ruling declares that ridehailing company drivers decide whether, when and for how long they work, not when their employer saysThe ridehailing company...
05:24, 2019-06-07

NYC Extends Cap on Uber and Lyft Vehicles, Institutes New Rules on 'Cruising' Almost a year ago to the day, New York City made the historic move to freeze the number of rideshare vehicles on its roads, a move meant to reduce co...
19:36, 2019-08-07

Uber accused of ‘deceptive’ tactics in food-delivery fee battle Uber is being accused of using “deceptive” tactics to fight its regulatory battles in the Big Apple. The ride-hailing giant — scrambling to thwart a ...
16:16, 2019-09-12

Uber closes down 7.67%, putting chill on big IPO year for tech stocks Uber performed a historic face plant on its first day of trading. Now the stable of unicorns hoping to IPO this year will have to see the fallout.Rea...
23:56, 2019-05-10

Uber Comfort launches with bigger cars and ‘no conversation’ option Uber is rolling out a new service level for riders today, one that offers additional "comfort" features such as extra leg room and quiet time. Read M...
15:16, 2019-07-09

Stuber review – Uber-set action-comedy gets stuck in first gear Incapacitated cop Dave Bautista forces timid Kumail Nanjiani to help him take down the bad guys in this lame LA-set caperStuber is a buddy action-com...
09:56, 2019-07-11

'They treat us like crap': Uber drivers feel poor and powerless on eve of IPO Wage cuts and inadequate bonuses mean drivers are left behind as ride-hailing firm prepares for stock market debutA lot of very rich people will get ...
08:16, 2019-05-07

Uber strike London: Why are drivers striking? How long will the boycott last? Hundreds of Uber drivers are expected to stage protests in cities across the UK tomorrow ahead of the rideshare firm's bumper stock market flotation ...
19:36, 2019-05-07

Uber Offering Discounted Rides To National Veterans Cemeteries (LEX 18)– To recognize the sacrifices made by our fallen heroes and their families, Uber is offering discounted rides Monday. Uber riders can g...
12:56, 2019-05-27

Report: Many Uber, Lyft drivers fail to respond to recalls NEW YORK (AP) — One in six Uber and Lyft drivers in the New York City and Seattle areas are driving vehicles with outstanding recalls, according to C...
22:40, 2019-05-21

Loophole Allows NYC Uber and Lyft Cars to Pollute More Than Yellow Cabs New York City’s yellow cabs are iconic of the city itself, though many locals like myself prefer the cost and ease of ridesharing apps like Lyft. Tur...
20:16, 2019-05-30

Uber settles with UK women who accused driver of sexual assault Firm had contested allegations but has reached undisclosed out-of-court settlementsUber has reached out-of-court settlements with two women who alleg...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Rush-hour Uber and Lyft driver strike was a flop in NYC Ride-hailing strike? What ride-hailing strike? A driver strike that was planned for Wednesday-morning rush hour against ride-sharing services like Ub...
16:44, 2019-05-08

Uber driver surprises struggling Tim’s worker with dress for church Lamiyah Jabbar says she wanted to help after hearing about her passenger's troubles en route to the woman's job at Tim Hortons....
20:24, 2019-08-15

Uber open-sources Plato for developing and testing conversational AI Uber AI (Uber's AI research division) has open-sourced Plato, a platform for developing and testing conversational AI agents.Read More...
19:20, 2019-07-16

Uber driver busted for sexually abusing young passenger A Connecticut Uber driver was arrested for sexually assaulting a juvenile passenger he was driving home, police said. The driver, 31-year-old Dwaine ...
03:56, 2019-07-17

Uber Driver Told 2 Women ‘You’re Not Going Anywhere’ in Kidnapping Attempt, Police Say The driver, an assistant professor at a commonwealth campus of Pennsylvania State University, was charged with kidnapping and false imprisonment....
21:56, 2019-05-13

Uber’s First Results After I.P.O. Show Slowing Growth and $1 Billion Loss The ride-hailing giant’s earnings report raised questions about where the company will find new growth and if it can ever make money....
22:20, 2019-05-30

Baby bird takes its own Uber to Utah wildlife rescue OGDEN, Utah — A local wildlife rescue is giving a good Samaritan five stars for his creative approach to saving an abandoned baby bird. Staff were su...
06:04, 2019-07-11

Fake Uber Driver Gets 30 Years For Sexually Assaulting Teen FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who pretended to be an Uber driver to sexually assault a college student has been sentenced to 30 years in pris...
20:32, 2019-06-18

Like ‘Uber for Organs’: Drone Delivers Kidney to Maryland Woman A team at the University of Maryland is developing drone technology to deliver organs faster and give doctors timely updates on their transit....
02:12, 2019-05-01

Are You An Uber Driver? Send Us Your Flat Surge Fare Screenshots Over the last few weeks, we’ve been hearing from an increasing number of Uber drivers that changes to the surge price model have impacted their take-...
19:04, 2019-05-21

Ride-hailing drivers expose financial unrest before Uber IPO NEW YORK (AP) — As Uber prepares for its stock market debut Friday, its long-term success or failure will largely depend on the nearly 4 million driv...
23:20, 2019-05-08

Uber, Lyft drivers go on strike to protest declining wages Wednesday's strike involves drivers in 10 U.S. cities, including Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C....
21:36, 2019-05-08

Uber fights fee cap with lobbyists who pose as restaurant reps: critics Uber is being accused of using “deceptive” tactics to fight its regulatory battles in the Big Apple. The ride-hailing giant — scrambling to thwart a ...
05:08, 2019-09-12

Uber and Lyft increased traffic delays in San Francisco by 40 percent Uber and Lyft say they help cut down on vehicle congestion, but a new analysis of San Francisco traffic found they did the opposite over a six year p...
20:28, 2019-05-08

The Innisfil experiment: the town that replaced public transit with Uber Ridership is high and there’s plenty of work for drivers, but success has come at a cost to this Ontario townPhotographs by Cole BurstonWhen Daniel A...
13:56, 2019-07-16

Warriors Say Center DeMarcus Cousins Available for Game 1 Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins reacts after falling to the floor during the first half of Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playo...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Ron Howard and Brian Grazer Want to Be the Center of the Streaming Era After splitting from Universal, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, who started Imagine Entertainment in 1986, find themselves making content for a host of ...
18:08, 2019-08-01

Why a former Nazi sub base in Marseille is becoming a data center Fabrice Coquio, Managing Director of Interxion, at the site of MRS3—a data center being built in a former Nazi sub bunker. [cred...
02:04, 2019-06-26

Fires break out at Montefiore Medical Center Two separate fires broke out at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx Friday night, authorities said. Firefighters were first called to the Norwood ...
04:40, 2019-05-25

#MeToo tomes front and center at BookExpo Captain Underpants author Dav Pilkey, comedian-actress Jenny Slate and Jennifer Weiner were all drawing long lines as the BookExpo moved into high ge...
04:08, 2019-05-31

Kennedy Center looks to the future with opening of The Reach The Kennedy Center is unveiling a massive new expansion designed to redefine the iconic performing arts complex and transform the relationships betwe...
19:20, 2019-09-06

The ‘Velvet Hammer’ drags Dems to the center Speaker Nancy Pelosi took a veiled shot at Rep. Stephanie Murphy during a closed-door meeting after the centrist Florida Democrat bucked party leade...
11:16, 2019-05-07

US judge: Construction on Obama center should proceed CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago says he’ll dismiss a lawsuit brought by a parks advocacy group that is trying to stop former Presiden...
20:56, 2019-06-11

Bishop blesses new Center for Opportunity before opening TUCSON – Tucson’s new Center for Opportunity was blessed by the Diocese of Tucson Bishop on Thursday, May 30. Bishop Edward Weisenburger took a...
07:36, 2019-05-31

Another man says he was sex slave at Bronx juvenile detention center Alsanne Keita says he was 15 years old at the time when employee Natalie Medford repeatedly raped Keita during his detention....
03:56, 2019-07-17

How The Times Analyzed the Migrant Center Airstrike It seemed too outrageous that such a place would be bombed, but if it were true it might be a war crime. It was the middle of the night in Libya. How...
04:24, 2019-07-18

Rangers center believes returning to college is way to go The size and skill are there, but Morgan Barron doesn’t want to rush it. Neither do the Rangers. That is why the 6-foot-4, 210-pound center is going ...
10:12, 2019-06-28

UK Alert: Gas Leak At Gatton Student Center LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A University of Kentucky alert has been sent out about a gas leak at the Gatton Student Center. The student center is ...
01:56, 2019-05-04

Off to a new life: 3 Albanian lions sent to Dutch cat center TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The three lions — Lenci, Bobby and Zhaku — from the Tirana Zoo in Albania have been sedated and in about 48 hours will wake up...
15:04, 2019-05-07

New center for Alzheimer’s patients coming to Tucson A new memory and research center for patients with Alzheimer’s disease is set to open in Tucson next spring. The Toole Family Memory Center is under ...
03:04, 2019-05-10

‘Company’ Returning to Broadway, With a Woman at its Center The revival, starring Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone, will open next spring on Stephen Sondheim’s 90th birthday....
13:44, 2019-08-30

Rockefeller Center Digs Up Its Bucolic Roots Inspired by its 19th-century history, the Channel Gardens has been reimagined and filled with native plants and arrangements. We tracked their instal...
16:20, 2019-05-05

Spanish FM says Venezuela embassy can’t be political center BEIRUT (AP) — Spain’s acting foreign minister says a Venezuelan anti-government activist is a guest at the Spanish Embassy in Caracas, which ca...
13:52, 2019-05-03

3 men escape from immigrant detention center in Colorado AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Authorities are searching for three men who escaped from an immigrant detention center in Colorado. The Sentinel reports the U.S...
00:48, 2019-06-18

'Center of Excellence' may not mean fewer deaths or readmissions (Reuters Health) - Select hospitals designated as "Centers of Excellence" by major U.S. health plans may not necessarily have lower death rates or fe...
23:16, 2019-05-20

Denmark’s new center-left PM presents her government COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark’s new Social Democratic prime minister has announced her government team after winning the support of three ...
10:08, 2019-06-27

‘We’re here to win’: US democratic socialists move to center stage As socialism moves from the margins to the center of presidential politics, organization faces a new and welcome problem: where to go from here?The l...
19:08, 2019-08-06

Border holding center to reopen after 32 migrants get flu SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities say 32 migrants have tested positive for influenza at a major processing center on the Mexican border that was temp...
23:16, 2019-05-22

Greens Are the New Hope for Europe’s Center. For the Far Right, They’re Enemy No. 1. As climate change emerges as the latest front in Europe’s culture wars, can Green parties show that environmental policy is compatible with social ju...
16:52, 2019-07-14

I could have rocked all night to the Who’s ‘Tommy’ at the Kennedy Center The musical is the best offering so far in the arts center’s Broadway Center Stage Series....
19:12, 2019-04-26

New center dedicated to helping the homeless opens up TUCSON – A new facility aimed at helping the homeless get off the streets and back on their feet opened up Monday. The H.S. Lopez Family Founda...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Why Islanders must start embracing Barclays Center Lou Lamoriello has a decision in front of him that no other president/general manager in the NHL must confront. But these are the Islanders, and that...
00:44, 2019-05-12

Facebook returns to center of British politics Boris Johnson's most senior adviser played a key role in the Brexit referendum, campaigning for Vote Leave. With a general election looming, are Domi...
12:56, 2019-09-03

A Money Center Bank Falls to a 10-Plus Year Low: Now What? From a high near $150 in 2007, Deutsche Bank's share price recently fell below $8. But is this the end of the long down trend? A hint comes from an E...
12:50, 2019-05-01

I’m not rejoicing over a play produced by the Kennedy Center. Here’s why. “Byhalia, Mississippi” does not begin to meet the arts center’s responsibilities for plays....
23:04, 2019-06-13

How Portland's liberal utopia became the center of a rightwing war in the US Saturday will see the latest in a long line of far-right gatherings that has plagued the city over the last few years as groups including the Proud B...
13:48, 2019-08-16

Jon Halapio ready to be the Giants’ center of attention again The backbone of the Giants’ offensive line won’t be new additions Kevin Zeitler or Mike Remmers. Neither will it be Nate Solder or Will Hernandez, wh...
10:32, 2019-06-16

Sleater-Kinney is down, but not defeated, on The Center Won’t Hold How did you envision the future 25 years ago? When Corin Tucker hollered, “I’m the queen of rock ‘n’ roll!” two years into Sleater-Kinney’s tenure in...
20:08, 2019-08-14

Tucson Convention Center to see $65 million upgrade TUCSON- The Tucson Convention Center will soon see new upgrades and expansions after the Rio Nuevo Board unanimously approved a list of priorities wo...
07:56, 2019-08-14

MGM to use Vegas shooting site as community center MGM Resorts says it plans to convert the shuttered Las Vegas Strip festival grounds that were the site of a 2017 mass shooting into a community and a...
00:08, 2019-09-04

Uber will deliver food via drone to San Diego residents in summer 2019 Ridehailing giant Uber plans to begin delivering food and other goods via drone to San Diego customers this summer, it announced.Read More...
17:00, 2019-06-12

Uber rival Bolt relaunches in London after quick 2017 exit LONDON (AP) — Estonian ride-hailing service Bolt has launched service in London two years after a short-lived attempt to expand in the British capita...
13:52, 2019-06-11

Uber Said to Plan I.P.O. Price Range Valuing Company as High as $90 Billion The world’s largest ride-hailing company was said to be planning an initial pricing of $44 to $50 a share....
00:32, 2019-04-26

Uber and Lyft to Spend $60 Million to Maintain California Driver Status A state legislative proposal called Assembly Bill 5 could could give drivers more employee rights. The companies said they are willing to start a bal...
00:48, 2019-08-30

What is Uber? Forget the sharing economy – it's just a libertarian scam | Dominic Rushe There are plenty of reasons why Uber’s much-hyped share sale might fail – and many more why that could be a good thingSerf, noun: a laborer bound und...
12:48, 2019-05-09

Seattle Woman Says She Jumped Out of Moving Uber After Continual Harassment From Driver A woman in Seattle said she jumped out of a moving Uber ride after the driver continually harassed her, running away and later filing reports with th...
20:08, 2019-05-31

Uber and Lyft drivers going on strike in at least 8 cities to protest low wages, job insecurity Uber and Lyft drivers in cities across the country plan to strike Wednesday to protest low pay among several other labor concerns. The strike is time...
13:24, 2019-05-08

Missing Toddler Allegedly Kidnapped by Uber Driver Is Found Dead The body of Nalani Johnson, 2, was found on Tuesday in Pine Ridge Park in Blairsville, according to authorities....
20:44, 2019-09-04

Uber, Lyft’s huge capital have created duopoly in rideshare market Even if another rival dared enter the market, it would likely be difficult to raise enough money to pose a viable threat after Uber and Lyft spent th...
23:32, 2019-05-11

Just Eat and Takeaway.com merger designed to ward off younger rivals such as Uber Eats Just Eat and Takeaway.com announced a $10 billion merger, one that is designed to stave off younger upstarts such as Uber Eats and Amazon-backed Deli...
19:00, 2019-07-29

Public Transit Projects Cheaper Than Uber's $5.2 Billion Q2 Losses, Ranked Uber announced a $5.2 billion loss last quarter, bringing the company’s total losses to $16.2 billion since 2016. In completely, totally unrelated ne...
02:24, 2019-08-09

Gig economy hijinks: Uber inspires buddy action comedy 'Stuber' Uber is already known for its global ride-hailing service, food delivery arm, and electric bike rentals. Now it has inspired a comedy action movie....
21:12, 2019-07-08

Uber and Lyft strikes: US drivers stop taking rides in protest over pay Actions in Los Angeles, New York, San Diego and PhiladelphiaStoppages vary from two hours to whole dayRideshare drivers are striking and protesting i...
16:56, 2019-05-08

We Think Uber and Lyft's New Surge Fares Screw Drivers and Riders. Help Us Prove It. Uber changed how its surge pricing works last year. Not for riders, but for drivers. The changes have resulted in drivers earning less from surge pri...
20:20, 2019-07-01

Hail an Uber submarine, scUber, and have your driver take you to the Great Barrier Reef Uber announced a ride-share submarine — aptly named scUber — for riders to explore Australia's Great Barrier Reef inside an underwat...
14:08, 2019-05-23

Uber begins mapping public roads in Dallas for its self-driving systems Uber announced that it'll begin mapping public roads in downtown Dallas this November to support the development of its self-driving cars.Read More...
22:04, 2019-09-17

Wrong-way driver smashes into Uber inside Queens-Midtown Tunnel Harrowing dash-cam video shows the moment an unlicensed driver speeding in his daddy’s car slammed into a vehicle inside the Queens-Midtown Tun...
18:52, 2019-05-09

Uber says de Blasio’s ride-share rules hurt poor New Yorkers The de Blasio administration’s crackdown on ride-hailing services is hurting poor riders, according to Uber. The San Francisco company says city and ...
03:04, 2019-07-23

Will Uber ever make money? Day of reckoning looms for ride-sharing firm Uber plans to expand into food delivery and driverless cars but its IPO was a flop and its latest earnings figures could prove vitalUber has big plan...
07:44, 2019-08-04

OpenTable expands into food deliveries with Caviar, Grubhub, and Uber Eats OpenTable on iOS now offers food delivery options from thousands of restaurants in the U.S., courtesy GrubHub, Uber Eats, and Caviar.Read More...
17:00, 2019-07-24

City bus and train drivers busted moonlighting for Uber and Lyft: report More than a dozen MTA bus and train operators were busted driving for-hire vehicles like Ubers and Lyfts during mandated rest time between shifts, ac...
04:08, 2019-07-11

Mets call-up takes 112-mile Uber to stadium then belts home run Rajai Davis, 38, arrived during third inning after 5pm call-upVeteran spent about $234 on Uber to stadium from AllentownRajai Davis took batting prac...
16:36, 2019-05-23

Uber’s futuristic drone delivery service could launch as early as this summer It may have seemed like science fiction just a few years ago, but a world filled with package-carrying drones zooming by overhead is right around the...
05:08, 2019-06-13

With Uber’s I.P.O., Dara Khosrowshahi Is Taking Travis Kalanick’s Company Public The C.E.O. wants to prove that the start-up has evolved past a raucous, and profligate, tech-bro culture. But Uber’s past is simply not that far gone...
20:56, 2019-05-03

How the Amazon-Google-Uber effect sets inflation | Mohamed El-Erian Tech innovations have driven the drift down in prices – policymakers ignore such forces at their peril Debates about inflation in advanced economies ...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Uber, Lyft driver strike latest move to organize gig workers PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A strike by Uber and Lyft drivers in cities across the United States this week caused barely a ripple to passengers looking t...
22:04, 2019-05-09

Bad loans were killing the taxi industry long before Uber and Lyft: report The financial woes of the city taxi market may not be entirely the fault of ride-hailing companies — the industry was a house of cards waiting to col...
17:16, 2019-05-19

Long Island teen escapes kidnap attempt by Uber driver A quick-thinking 15-year-old girl outwitted the Uber driver who tried to kidnap her and take her to his Brooklyn home to sexually assault her — escap...
07:24, 2019-08-25

Uber Air announces Melbourne as trial city for flying taxi service Ridesharing company says test flights of Uber Air’s helicopter-like ‘flying car’ will begin next yearMelbourne will be the first city outside the US ...
01:20, 2019-06-12

Uber and Lyft Drivers Say They Want to Change Ridesharing's 'Predatory Business Model' California appears to be on the verge of passing AB5, a bill that would make it much harder for companies to classify employees as “independent contr...
19:00, 2019-09-05

Forget Tanning Beds. College Students Today Want Uber Parking. Student housing is shifting away from recreational dazzle and toward amenities that reflect the gig economy: stronger Wi-Fi, room for collaboration a...
11:44, 2019-06-25

Philadelphia Uber driver found guilty of raping intoxicated passenger Ahmed Elgaafary was found guilty Thursday of rape of an unconscious person, sexual assault and indecent assault....
19:32, 2019-08-16

Uber drivers are reportedly manipulating the app to create artificial surge pricing Surge pricing is a frustrating, but understandable, compromise that we have to deal with in order to have affordable rides at our beck and call every...
22:40, 2019-06-14

Uber, a machine for using investment money to artificially subsidize car rides, lost more than $5 bi Uber, a machine for using investment money to artificially subsidize car rides, lost more than $5 billion last quarter. Heh. It’s gonna crash and bur...
22:56, 2019-08-08

Uber’s First Earnings Report After I.P.O. Shows Slowing Growth and $1 Billion Loss The results compounded a turbulent few months for Uber. After its market debut, investors have questioned whether the deeply unprofitable company cou...
22:52, 2019-05-30

Lucknow Uber Driver Sings 'Nazar Ke Saamne'. Brilliant, Says Twitter A video of an Uber driver in Lucknow singing a song from the 1990 film 'Aashiqui' has left people in awe....
11:56, 2019-09-16

Lyft, Uber, Airbnb, and LinkedIn demonstrate the power of in-house AI solutions Companies know AI has become an increasingly important competitive differentiator. But the question stands: Do you buy, or do you build?Read More...
00:40, 2019-05-29

Creepy Uber driver who groped sleeping passenger gets 3-year sentence It’ll be three years in prison for an Uber driver who kidnapped a female passenger he picked up in Midtown, allegedly groping her after she passed ou...
23:48, 2019-06-24

Uber’s IPO Filing Reveals Billion-Dollar Revenue Overshadowed by Losses (Bloomberg) — Uber Technologies Inc. filed for an initial public offering, starting the clock on what’s expected to be the biggest U.S. l...
22:56, 2019-04-11

Hundreds of protesting Uber, Lyft drivers halt traffic on FDR Drive Hundreds of Uber and Lyft drivers brought traffic on the FDR Drive to a halt Tuesday morning, in protest over what they say is unfair treatment. The ...
16:56, 2019-09-17

Paris says tourist buses no longer welcome in city center Paris aims to ban tourist buses from the city center to spur visitors to walk, cycle or take public transport, tackling complaints about nuisances ca...
16:20, 2019-07-02

Wildfire moves through former military training center in Germany A fire set by a suspected arsonist has engulfed parts of the former Lübtheen military training ground, which is littered with old munitions. It is th...
13:16, 2019-07-02

How a congressional trip to a border detention center went wrong Democrats described brutal conditions as ProPublica reported demeaning Facebook posts attributed to border officialsThe trip was seen as a simple fac...
23:16, 2019-07-02