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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

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

2 World Trade Center getting revamped Norman Foster design Get ready for Two World Trade Center, Version 3.0. Larry Silverstein and architect Norman Foster are working on major changes to Foster’s original vi...
04:00, 2020-01-16

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

Eatery investor can’t tour 3 World Trade Center space Here’s a zany twist in the enduring enigma of Three World Trade Center’s still-vacant retail floors: An investor who claims to hold trademark rights ...
04:36, 2019-12-10

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

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

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

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

Lyft's report an encouraging sign for Uber, but lock-up expiration driving cautious approach (UBER) Last Wednesday, ride-sharing company Lyft (LYFT) reported strong Q3 results, easily beating consensu...
20:24, 2019-11-04

Closing of Market Lane deepens the food void at World Trade Center The Market Lane food hall at Westfield’s World Trade Center complex quietly closed over New Year’s. If you didn’t even know it was there, you’re not ...
04:44, 2020-01-14

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

Facebook just signed a lease for a massive new office in New York City's $25 billion neighborhood, Hudson Yards (FB) Facebook has signed a lease for a new office space within the Hudson Yards development in New York City. Facebook will lease over 1.5 million square ...
17:16, 2019-11-14

Extending the lease on a flat: how does a short lease impact property value and why should we extend it? We've been advised to extend the lease on our flat, which currently has 75 years left. Why do we need to do this and how does this affect the propert...
10:21, 2019-10-08

China’s top trade representative signals he will sign ‘phase one’ of US trade deal China's top trade negotiator will travel to Washington this week to sign "phase one" of a trade deal with the US - a development that could de-escala...
16:56, 2019-12-30

China's top trade negotiator will reportedly sign the 'phase one' trade deal in Washington this week Kevin Lamarque/Reuters China's top trade negotiator, Liu He, accepted an invitation to sign the "phase-one" trade deal in Washington next week, the S...
18:24, 2019-12-30

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

Lyft’s massive update competes more with Google Maps than Uber Ride-sharing app Lyft has done something we wouldn’t have seen coming a few years ago when the company was battling Uber for supremacy in the v...
15:00, 2019-09-25

New Zealand firefighters battle massive blaze at convention center Despite working through the night, firefighters in Auckland struggled to put out a fire at a construction site. A thick cloud of smoke has blanketed ...
03:24, 2019-10-23

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

Uber's former CEO Travis Kalanick offloads another $171 million in stock as his massive sell-off continues Mike Coppola/VF17/Getty Images for VF Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick offloaded another $171 million worth of stock over a five-day period ended Mond...
16:44, 2019-11-19

For Halloween, Texas senior living center celebrates massive candy donation The Heartis Senior Living facility in Clear Lake, Texas, is ready for trick-or-treaters after receiving a massive donation of candy from across the c...
04:44, 2019-11-01

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

Tech companies are at the center of a major shift in the relationship between workers, consumers, and businesses — and executives are reacting (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN, FB, UBER, PWC) AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews Tech executives' top concerns for 2020 are workforce issues, healthcare, and data privacy, according to a recent survey from...
19:20, 2020-01-10

Whatever Happened to Srivijaya, Forgotten Maritime Trade Center? Srivijaya (often referred to as the Srivijaya Empire) was a thalassocracy (meaning a maritime/sea-based state) that flourished between the 7th and 13...
03:32, 2019-11-26

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

Mets could explore Starling Marte trade for center-field fix The Mets’ search for a center fielder could involve the Pirates’ Starling Marte. The 31-year-old is coming off perhaps his best season at the plate w...
22:16, 2019-11-23

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mets’ center field fixes: Mookie Betts pipedream to a cheaper Red Sox trade The Mets could use Carlos Beltran. The player. The one they signed in 2005. Because Beltran, the manager, encounters a roster with many issues. The M...
23:12, 2019-11-07

China and US sign 'phase one' trade deal President Trump on Wednesday signed "phase one" of a trade deal with Beijing, giving the president a partial victory on one of the main economic poli...
19:32, 2020-01-15

China won’t sign a trade deal while there’s still chaos in DC Stocks went down sharply Tuesday because President Donald Trump was pessimistic about the trade talks with China. Then, stocks went up Wednesday afte...
04:08, 2019-12-05

Trump welcomes Tory win with promise of 'massive' trade deal US president congratulates Boris Johnson on election win that paves way for US-UK dealGeneral election reaction - live updatesThe US president, Donal...
12:40, 2019-12-13

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

Mets’ center field fixes: Mookie Betts pipe dream to a cheaper Red Sox trade The Mets could use Carlos Beltran. The player. The one they signed in 2005. Because Beltran, the manager, encounters a roster with many issues. The M...
04:20, 2019-11-08

Trump says he will sign ‘phase one’ of China trade deal The president said "phase one" includes some components that derailed trade talks between the two countries earlier this year....
18:48, 2019-12-31

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 and China may not sign a 'phase-one' trade deal until 2020 Eugene Hoshiko/Getty Images; Reuters The so-called phase-one trade agreement announced by the US and China last month might not be finalized until ne...
22:12, 2019-11-20

US and Japan sign 'phenomenal' fledgling trade deal Tokyo and Washington have signed a limited trade deal that will end tariffs and open up markets on a wide range of products. However, for now at leas...
05:44, 2019-09-26

The US and China may not sign 'phase-one' trade deal until 2020 Eugene Hoshiko/Getty Images; Reuters The so-called phase-one trade agreement announced by the US and China last month might not be finalized until ne...
21:44, 2019-11-20

US, Mexico, Canada sign USMCA trade deal Canada, Mexico and the United States have reached an agreement on a revised North American free trade pact. The deal, seen as a replacement for the 2...
21:40, 2019-12-10

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

China is reportedly not ready to sign a partial trade deal with the US Reuters/Carlos Barria Chinese officials would like to hold further talks with the US before the preliminary agreement the Trump administration touted...
15:52, 2019-10-14

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

Trump says he might sign a finalized China trade deal in Iowa Farmers have been hit hard by the trade war with China. Trump has been trying to assure them that they will come out ahead in the end....
01:44, 2019-11-02

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

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

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

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

Donald Trump and China sign historic first phase of new trade deal "Together, we are righting the wrongs of the past and delivering a future of economic justice and security for American workers, farmers and families...
18:28, 2020-01-15

US, Mexico and Canada sign revised trade deal to replace Nafta Pact was agreed more than a year ago but Democrats insisted on major changes to improve enforcement of worker rightsOfficials from Canada, Mexico and...
00:28, 2019-12-11

China confirms plans to sign phase-one trade deal with US next week AP Photo/Andy Wong China said on Thursday that its chief trade negotiator would visit the US next week to sign an interim agreement to defuse a more ...
17:28, 2020-01-09

US and China sign Phase One trade deal, but experts are sceptical - business live US and China are signing a preliminary trade agreement that will see more American farm products and machinery sold to Chinese customersLatest: Phase...
21:08, 2020-01-15

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

Trump to sign ‘Phase 1’ of U.S.-China trade deal in step toward defusing conflict After 18 months of economic combat, the United States and China are set to take a step toward peace Wednesday. At least for now....
14:12, 2020-01-15

Donald Trump set to sign US-China trade deal with eyes on election boost China commits to buy $200bn of US goods and servicesTreasury secretary hails ‘very significant agreement’President Donald Trump is set to sign the fi...
16:12, 2020-01-15

Chile cancels summit where Trump hoped to sign trade deal with China Chile scrapped plans on Wednesday to host next month’s trade summit where President Trump was expected to meet with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinp...
17:48, 2019-10-30

We just got the latest sign of a downturn in US manufacturing — the opposite of what Trump's trade wars were supposed to accomplish Sean Gallup / Getty Images New orders for American-made products and equipment investment slumped more than expected in September. US manufacturing s...
17:40, 2019-11-04

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

We just got the latest sign the US is losing manufacturing jobs — the opposite of what Trump's trade wars were supposed to accomplish REUTERS/Carlos Barria The US unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in half a century in September as the economy created jobs for a record 108th...
18:48, 2019-10-04

Trump agrees to slash China tariffs and scrap new duties — a sign there may be a huge climb down in the trade war Associated Press/Charlie Neibergall Donald Trump has offered to slash planned tariffs and cut existing duties as part of a preliminary trade deal wit...
13:24, 2019-12-13

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

In latest sign of trade war pain, the Trump administration announces tariff relief for dozens of Chinese products Reuters The US on Friday announced it would shield dozens of products from steep import tariffs it levied against China last year. The move was seen ...
19:56, 2019-11-29

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

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

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

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

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

At-home fertility kits could be ‘Uber of the IVF world’ — but docs skeptical Let’s play DIY doctor! Experts at a Manhattan fertility clinic claim they’re pioneering the world’s first do-it-yourself IVF kit. T...
21:40, 2019-09-23

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

Donald Trump congratulates Boris Johnson and talks of 'massive new trade deal' between UK and US Donald Trump has congratulated Boris Johnson on his "great win" and said the UK and US were "now free to strike a massive new trade deal after Brexit...
08:32, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

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

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

Massive and malodorous – world's biggest flower found A 111cm-wide Rafflesia was recently discovered but these giants are in dangerThe largest single flower ever recorded was found recently in Sumatra, I...
23:16, 2020-01-14

Argentina sign off from Rugby World Cup with convincing win over US South Americans brush aside US 47-17Argentina score seven tries in KumagayaArgentina’s backline cut loose for the first time at the Rugby World Cup a...
09:12, 2019-10-09

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

A major update is coming to Uber's app, and the company's CEO says it wants to be 'the operating system of your life' (UBER) Business Insider / Nick Bastone At an event in San Francisco on Thursday morning, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi unveiled the new vision for the ride-ha...
20:16, 2019-09-26

Uber safety report reveals over 3,000 sexual assaults in US rides in 2018 (UBER) Reuters Ride-hailing app Uber released its first ever safety report on Thursday and said that 3,045 sexual assaults had been reported in the US in 20...
01:16, 2019-12-06

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

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

World's most expensive watch sells for a massive £24.2m in charity auction The Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime beats the £13.5million that was splashed out in 2017 on a Rolex Daytona once owned by actor Paul Newman...
01:08, 2019-11-12

Uber is set to lose $1 billion in market value after it reported 6,000 sex assault cases (UBER) Reuters Uber is set to lose just over $1 billion from its market cap after the ride-sharing company said that roughly 6,000 sexual assault cases took...
13:00, 2019-12-06

Uber is thought to be selling its Uber Eats business in India for $400 million Associated Press Uber Eats will reportedly sell its Indian business to a local rival, Zomato, for $400 million. According to TechCrunch, Gurugram-hea...
13:52, 2019-12-16

'What is Uber Ride Pass?': How to get an Uber subscription that price protects your rides Reuters Uber Ride Pass is a subscription service for Uber, similar to Uber Rewards, but the loyalty program lets you price protect all rides on eligi...
20:08, 2019-12-30

Uber announces co-founder Kalanick's resignation from Board of Directors (UBER) There aren't many days it seems when Uber (UBER 30.73, +0.40, +1.3%) isn't in the news. This is not...
17:28, 2019-12-24

Goldman Sachs dumped its Uber shares after the IPO lockup expired (UBER) Johannes Eisele/Contributor/Getty Goldman Sachs sold its shares of Uber in the fourth quarter of 2019, Chief Financial Officer Stephen Scherr said on...
20:24, 2020-01-15

Uber's CEO is spending millions on shares as Travis Kalanick cashes out (UBER) Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Fortune Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi spent $6.7 million on shares of the company on Monday, November 18, SEC filings show...
19:36, 2019-11-21

Uber has laid off hundreds of employees in its third round of cuts this year (UBER) Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images Uber commenced a third round of layoffs on Monday, TechCrunch's Megan Rose Dickey first reported. Roughly 350 employ...
20:16, 2019-10-14

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

Uber losses keep growing as the ride-hailing giant scrambles to get its finances in order (UBER) Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images Uber reported its third-quarter earnings on Monday, which topped Wall Street's revenue estimates. However, the ride-...
22:56, 2019-11-04

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

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

Uber's profitability ambitions create some skepticism due to competitive food delivery market (UBER) On October 22, Lyft's (LYFT) co-founders, Logan Green and John Zimmer, declared to analysts that the...
19:52, 2019-11-05

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

Uber unveils Uber Money, its new financial services team, along with a digital wallet and new card offerings This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if yo...
15:08, 2019-10-29

Uber stock tanks 6% after losing its London operating license — 'There is a risk that other cities could follow' (UBER) Johannes Eisele/Contributor/Getty Uber's stock is set to sink on Monday morning after the ride-hailing firm lost its license to operate within London...
12:32, 2019-11-25

'Still looks cheap': One Wall Street analyst explains why Uber's struggles make it a perfect stock to buy (UBER) AP Photo/Richard Drew Uber's stock has gotten clobbered since the ride-hailing giant went public in May, and now the company looks a bargain, accordi...
18:12, 2019-10-10

Newly released documents show the grueling life of an Uber self-driving car-tester who goes to bed at 5 a.m. each morning (UBER) National Transportation Safety Board/Handout via REUTERS Uber self-driving cars were in 37 crashes in the 18 months leading up to the killing of a wo...
18:24, 2019-11-06

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

New Jersey says Uber owes it over $640 million in taxes and fines for misclassifying drivers as independent workers (UBER) Richard Drew/AP New Jersey is seeking more than $640 million in taxes and penalties from ride-hailing company Uber, saying that it misclassied its dr...
03:04, 2019-11-15

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

Uber's sex assault scandal is set to wipe $1 billion from the stock (UBER) Reuters Uber is set to lose just over $1 billion from its market cap after the ride-sharing company said that roughly 6,000 sexual assault cases took...
11:28, 2019-12-06

Uber has expanded public transit options to Las Vegas (UBER) Uber Uber has launched public transit ticketing options in Las Vegas. It's the second market for Uber Transit after Denver, which launched in 2019. T...
19:08, 2020-01-06

Uber and Blade have a new helicopter competitor in the United States — and it's backed by one of the world's largest aerospace companies Voom Airbus' Voom, an on-demand helicopter ride-hailing company, has launched in the San Francisco Bay Area. The company's CEO, Clément Monne...
16:08, 2019-09-29

Industry leaders at Mobile World Congress suggest smartphone connectivity is no longer front and center Mobile World Congress (MWC) Los Angeles wrapped up this week. The telecommunications trade show brings together industry leaders, who often use the o...
15:48, 2019-10-25

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

Uber just quietly bought 600 acres of land to build a new test track for self-driving cars in Pittsburgh (UBER) PHILIP PACHECO/AFP/Getty Images Uber has purchased nearly 600 acres of land near Pittsburgh to test self-driving car technology, according to The Pit...
21:44, 2019-12-26

Uber is rolling out a new safety feature to make sure riders get in the correct car after the shocking murder of a college student (UBER) Nick Bastone / Business Insider Uber is launching a verification system to ensure riders find the right driver. The move comes after the grisly mur...
19:52, 2019-09-26

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

We’ve toured the world for years. To help save the planet we’ll have to change | Massive Attack As a band we have a big carbon impact. Now, working with climate experts, we’re going to try to eliminate it• This article was written by musician Ro...
10:52, 2019-11-28

Shifting Gears: Tesla heads to Germany, more Boeing drama, and Uber insiders cash out (UBER, TSLA, LYFT) REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke Happy Friday — and welcome to Shifting Gears! It's the second week for our roundup of transportation news. Fittingly,...
18:24, 2019-11-15

Uber is paying $4.4 million to settle federal charges that workers experienced a 'culture of sexual harassment and retaliation' (UBER) Drew Angerer/Getty Images Uber will pay $4.4 million into a fund to compensate employees who suffered sexual harassment while working at the company....
00:48, 2019-12-19

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

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

An Uber driver is suing New York after he said over 25 pounds of concrete fell from a bridge, smashed his windshield, and left him covered in glass (UBER) YouTube/Eyewitness News ABC7NY An Uber driver is suing the state of New York after saying over 25 pounds of concrete fell from a bridge onto his car,...
17:40, 2019-11-07

Harry Styles announces massive 2020 world tour, 4 Canadian dates In the summer of 2020, Harry Styles will bring the ambitious 'Love On Tour' to Canada for four exclusive concerts....
17:12, 2019-11-13

Massive avocado earns Hawaii family Guinness World Records honor The Pokini family from the island of Maui received the Guinness certificate this week for the avocado weighing 5.6 pounds....
22:24, 2019-10-11

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

Gerrit Cole surprises Yankees with famous World Series sign Somewhere in Gerrit Cole’s closet was a sign that he had never forgotten about the Yankees. Literally. Cole unveiled the sign at his Yankees in...
17:56, 2019-12-18

MLB turns sign-stealing scandal to Red Sox 2018 World Series team Another Yankees rival finds itself in hot water for alleged high-tech chicanery. The Athletic reported Tuesday that Major League Baseball will invest...
18:48, 2020-01-07

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

Uber's market value slips below GM's for the first time since its IPO (UBER, GM) Johannes Eisele/Contributor/Getty Shares of Uber traded as much as 3.7% lower on Friday, sending the company's market value sliding below General Mo...
21:12, 2019-09-27

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

Uber's co-founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick sold off close to $166 million shares over the past three days, continuing to offload his stake in the ride-sharing giant (UBER) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Uber's co-founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick continues to cash out his stake in the ride-hailing company, selling of...
04:32, 2019-12-14

Uber is buying a majority stake in online grocery provider Cornershop as the ride-hailing giant looks to expand its fast-growing delivery service (UBER) Getty Uber is buying a majority stake in Cornershop, an online grocery provider currently operating in Mexico, Chile, Canada, and Peru. The investmen...
15:52, 2019-10-11

The world's richest tech billionaires all saw massive gains in 2019 — except Amazon founder Jeff Bezos AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Most of the world's richest tech billionaires have become richer in 2019 so far, with one notable exception. Amazon CEO ...
11:56, 2019-10-30

Amazon just released the first trailer for 'New World,' a massive multiplayer online game coming to PC in May 2020 (AMZN) "New World"/ Amazon Games Amazon has offered an early look at its upcoming video game, "New World," one of three PC games the company announced in 20...
06:32, 2019-12-13

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is leaving the company for good. Here's how he spends his $2.7 billion fortune, from a $36.4 million penthouse to a year-long trip around the world. Reuters Travis Kalanick, Uber's ousted founder, has announced he will leave the company's board of directors in 2020. Kalanick has sold more than $2....
17:00, 2019-12-24

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

The world's biggest video game launched a massive update after going dark for 2 days — here's everything that's changed in 'Fortnite: Chapter 2' "Fortnite"/Epic Games "Fortnite: Chapter 2" launched earlier this week, and it's a fresh start for the world's most popular video game. "Fortnite" cr...
16:12, 2019-10-19

The CEO of a $35 billion company says that automation brings 'massive opportunities' and 'massive obligations' Automation is radically transforming businesses, with McKinsey estimating that as many as one-third of American jobs will disappear by 2030. Grant Re...
17:08, 2019-11-01

World Trade Organization in trouble: What you need to know The World Trade Organization is facing the biggest crisis in its 25-year history. The US has blocked the hiring of judges to the WTO's appeals body —...
17:40, 2019-12-09

Beyond Uber: A country-by-country guide to ridesharing apps around the world Is it Lyft in Los Angeles? Ola in India? Easily book a car by knowing the right ridesharing app to download before your next trip....
05:40, 2019-11-08

THE AUTOMAKER TRANSFORMATION REPORT: Inside automakers' scramble to keep Uber and Lyft from snatching billions from their pockets (UBER, LYFT) This is a preview of The Automaker Transformation Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full a...
22:32, 2019-09-27

The Uber credit card was already great for earning cash back, but now it's even better for ride-sharers, with 5% back on Uber purchases Barclays The Uber credit card from Barclays has been a strong cash-back credit card ever since it launched in 2019. One "quirk" is that it's offered ...
22:04, 2019-10-28

What Should I Do If I'm Way Over The Miles On My Lease? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to ...
20:32, 2019-09-20

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

Uber is set to report 3rd-quarter earnings on Monday. Here's what 6 Wall Street analysts are saying ahead of the report. (UBER) Ints Kalnins/Reuters Uber reports third-quarter results after market close on Monday, November 4. After Lyft's rosy results, Wall Street is expecting...
15:44, 2019-11-04

Both Uber and Lyft are at record lows as investors continue to shun unprofitable unicorns (UBER, LYFT) AP/Gene J. Puskar Both Uber and Lyft fell to record lows on Wednesday, showing that investors are shying away from unprofitable unicorns. The ride-ha...
19:16, 2019-10-02

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 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

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

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

Uber and Lyft are refusing to appear at a Congressional hearing, angering lawmakers (UBER, LYFT) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Uber and Lyft have declined to appear before a Congressional hearing on ride-hailing issues. The House Transportation a...
15:20, 2019-10-15

Uber and Lyft reveal their alternative proposal to California's new gig-economy law (UBER, LYFT) Associated Press Uber and Lyft took a major hit in California last month when lawmakers passed Assembly Bill 5, which could dramatically reshape the ...
19:44, 2019-10-29

Lyft is launching driver rewards because it and Uber can't stop copying each other (UBER, LYFT) Lyft Uber and Lyft's recent product updates have all been eerily similar. On Thursday, Lyft announced a driver rewards program not unlike the one Ube...
19:48, 2019-10-03

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: 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

Can Our Lease Weather Unrequited Love? A reader wonders what to do about his live-in BFF who has expressed feelings for their third roommate....
17:52, 2019-11-21

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

New lease a big win for Worldwide Plaza owners Let’s call this show “As Worldwide Plaza Turns.” Manufacturing- and technology-consulting firm West Monroe Partners is moving to the mammoth of...
04:20, 2019-11-26

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

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

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world hav...
14:44, 2019-09-19

‘Law of the jungle’: World Trade Organization appeals court shut down by U.S. Trump and his top trade negotiator, Robert Lighthizer, are especially vociferous critics of the WTO. They argue that the trade organization constrain...
22:52, 2019-12-10

Saudi Arabia has launched the IPO of the world's most profitable company. Meet Mohammed bin Salman, the 34-year-old crown prince who's at the center of human rights issues and drops millions on yachts and mansions. AP Photo/Francois Mori Mohammed bin Salman is the 34-year-old crown prince of Saudi Arabia. He controls part of the royal family's vast wealth, which...
16:44, 2019-11-04

Saudi Arabia's oil giant is now the world's most valuable company. Meet Mohammed bin Salman, the 34-year-old crown prince who's at the center of human rights issues and drops millions on yachts and mansions. AP Photo/Francois Mori Mohammed bin Salman is the 34-year-old crown prince of Saudi Arabia. He controls part of the royal family's vast wealth, which...
18:20, 2019-12-11

Best lease deals of the week: Four-door coupes Audi, Mercedes and BMW offer curves and class aplenty in this week's lease picks Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own p...
01:24, 2020-01-15

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

Best lease deals of the week: Fast saloons Want a sharp, swift drive? Check out these rapid saloons Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own private car, but it's not...
01:28, 2019-12-11

Best lease deals of the week: Executive saloons Style and status aren't the only reasons to consider an upmarket four-door - the price can be right, too Leasing can be an affordable, practical rou...
02:00, 2019-09-25

The International Space Station may get a new lease on life The International Space Station has been around for long enough that it’s easy to forget that it has a finite lifespan. The massive orbiting la...
20:24, 2019-11-11

Best lease deals of the week: Coupe SUVs These high-riders trade substance for style in some areas, but are hardly compromised where it counts Leasing can be an affordable, practical route i...
01:12, 2019-10-16

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

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: Family-friendly EVs Good for the fam and the environment - you can't go wrong with our selection of EVs Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your ow...
13:44, 2020-01-02

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

Best lease deals of the week: Small crossovers If you're after a hatch with a bit more beef, cross over to these small crossovers Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own...
01:32, 2019-12-04

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

Old and new buildings citywide become snazzy offices to lease As building owners scramble and compete to attract and keep top tenants, money is pouring into old and new office buildings. New buildings, says Jere...
20:04, 2020-01-16

Best lease deals of the week: Compact SUVs Get on trend with a jacked-up hatchback that's as practical as it is stylish Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own pri...
01:16, 2019-09-18

Should I Get Out Of My Lease Early To Take Advantage Of Slow Car Sales? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to ...
17:36, 2019-10-04

Best lease deals of the week: Fast estates Got a hankering for a hot hatch but need something roomier? Your options are far from limited Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into havi...
01:08, 2019-10-30

Best lease deals of the week: Economical petrols They might not offer blistering pace, but these superminis will make up time by zipping past every petrol station Leasing can be an affordable, pract...
12:08, 2019-10-03

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

Best lease deals of the week: Estate cars From the efficiency of the Audi A6 Avant to the roominess of the Volvo V60, this week's pick of practical but polished estate cars gives you plenty o...
01:24, 2020-01-08

Billy and Mako Vunipola struggling to get Rugby World Cup Final tickets for 'massive family' England fans are dashing to Japan in droves and facing a mad scramble to get into the World Cup Final – but the Vunipolas are having trouble getting ...
09:32, 2019-10-29

'Does Uber take debit cards?': How to add a debit card as a payment method on Uber Getty Images / NurPhoto / Contributor Uber does take debit cards as a form of payment, in addition to credit cards and PayPal. You can add a debit ca...
19:12, 2019-12-26

Trump's trade war has cost America its spot as the world's most competitive country Ian Walton/Getty Images The US is no longer the most economically competitive country in the world. That's according to the World Economic Forum, whi...
14:20, 2019-10-09

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: Luxury sports cars With the perfect blend of opulence and muscle, you won't want to ride in the back seat of these comfortable cruisers Leasing can be an affordable, pr...
01:16, 2019-10-09

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

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

Benjamin Steakhouse signs lease for new Manhattan location It’s out with the old beef, in with the new. Benjamin Steakhouse has signed a lease for nearly 5,000 square feet on two floors plus the basement at 4...
04:52, 2020-01-07

Knoll renews lease at 1330 Avenue of the Americas Office furniture designer Knoll has renewed and expanded to 60,500 square feet at 1330 Avenue of the Americas between West 53rd and 54th streets. The...
04:44, 2019-10-16

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

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

China is leading a 15-nation pact that would create the world's biggest trade deal. The US isn't in it. Joern Pollex/Getty Images Global trade is marching on with or without the US. Next year, the world's biggest free trade deal could be signed. The Reg...
13:52, 2019-11-12

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

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

Trump's trade war means America lost the top spot as the world's most competitive country Ian Walton/Getty Images The US is no longer the most economically competitive country in the world. That's according to the World Economic Forum, whi...
13:16, 2019-10-09

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

WeWork is reportedly halting all new lease agreements with property owners Reuters WeWork is halting all new lease agreements with property owners as the US office-sharing startup looks to curtail costs, the Financial Times...
04:16, 2019-09-27

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

Deputies: Woman used fake lease to move into Arizona home An Arizona woman is facing charges after authorities said she faked a lease agreement and moved into a home without the homeowner’s permission....
21:48, 2019-12-07

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

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

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

Trump Organization Is Thinking of Selling the Lease to Its Controversial DC Hotel Amid criticism that Donald Trump has been wrongly profiting from his swank Washington, D.C., hotel, the Trump Organization now is reportedly thinking...
07:44, 2019-10-26

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

The world's biggest shipping company warns that the global trade slump is probably here to stay in 2020 Maersk, the world's biggest container-shipping company, is sounding the alarm on global trade in 2020. In its latest earnings report, the Danish comp...
12:16, 2019-11-15

'How far can an Uber take you?': There isn't a distance limit for Uber rides, but there is a time limit — here's what you need to know Getty Images / NurPhoto / Contributor There isn't a technical limit to how far Uber can take you, but the company has established a four-hour time li...
18:24, 2019-12-20

Tishman Speyer closes on lease for Morgan North Post Office After over a year of negotiations, Tishman Speyer has closed on the long-term lease of the top six floors of the historic Morgan North Post Office by...
05:12, 2019-10-02

Trump administration schedules lease sale for Arctic Alaska lands The Trump administration said on Tuesday it will be auctioning off nearly 4 million acres (1.6 million hectares) of land in Arctic Alaska for oil dev...
00:00, 2019-11-06

Facebook inks Hudson Yards lease for 1.5 million square feet Facebook is making friends with Hudson Yards. The social media giant has leased more than 1.5 million square feet of office space in the massive West...
20:36, 2019-11-14

Tottenham’s Eric Dier enjoying a new lease of life under José Mourinho Midfielder grew up in Portugal and is hoping his cultural affinity with the manager will help him regain his England placeOne can forgive Eric Dier f...
23:44, 2019-12-21

World's largest trade deal RCEP faces delay as India pushes back against China Sixteen-nation Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership will cover half the planet’s peopleThe world’s largest trade deal is unlikely to be signed...
17:28, 2019-11-04

The US share of world exports is slipping, and Trump's China spat has led to an 'alarming' slump in global trade REUTERS/Svitzer/Handout America's share of global exports has slid over the last year, as the trade war has taken its toll on global trade according...
12:24, 2019-09-26

New York Public Library’s Soho branch signs new lease that doubles rent A New York Public Library branch in Soho has signed a new lease that doubles the current rent that it negotiated during the run-up to the financial c...
15:00, 2019-10-30

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

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

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

Carl Icahn to lease Miami office space near private-island home Carl Icahn is moving his financial empire to an unassuming office building that’s just five miles from his Miami mansion — and more than 1,000 miles ...
22:08, 2019-09-20

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

New York Public Library’s Soho branch signs new lease that lowers rent Here’s a NYC real estate anomaly: a rent reduction. A New York Public Library branch in Soho has signed a new lease that lowers its rent by more than...
03:44, 2019-10-30

Carl Icahn to lease this Miami office space near his private-island home: sources Carl Icahn is moving his financial empire to a seaside office tower just a hop, skip and a jump from his private-island home, The Post has learned. T...
20:16, 2019-09-20

‘Military levers’: Pentagon relieved Solomon Islands attorney general ‘terminated’ China lease China’s latest attempt to establish a beachhead in the Pacific Islands has run aground, to the relief of United States leaders wary of Beijing’s grow...
02:08, 2019-10-26

Carl Icahn to lease Miami office space close to his private-island home: sources Carl Icahn is moving his financial empire to a seaside office tower just a hop, skip and a jump from his private-island home, The Post has learned. T...
19:32, 2019-09-20

Exclusive: Trump administration to miss 2019 target for Alaska refuge oil lease sale - official The Trump administration will miss its target of holding the first-ever oil drilling lease sale in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge this year...
14:08, 2019-11-21

'Can you pay cash for Uber Eats?': Yes, but not in the U.S. — here's how to pay for Uber Eats in all locations Gabriel_Ramos/Shutterstock To pay cash for Uber Eats, you have to use the app in certain countries outside of the US. Instead of a credit or debit ca...
00:12, 2020-01-11

A massive 3 million-square-foot megamall begins its grand opening Friday as more than 8,600 stores close in 2019. A retail expert explains why American Dream could defy the grim trends rocking the retail world. Julio Cortez/AP Images The 3 million-square-foot American Dream complex is opening to the public on Friday in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The comple...
21:00, 2019-10-25

NYU professor Scott Galloway says that WeWork is a sign of things to come, as more tech companies crash and burn: ‘The world is not as impressed with Silicon Valley as Silicon Valley is with itself’ Photo by Jackal Pan/Visual China Group via Getty Images Scott Galloway, the best-selling author and well-known tech-industry pundit, is a professor o...
22:16, 2019-10-11

Japanese clothing giant Uniqlo pulled a TV ad in South Korea after viewers complained it mocked World War II sex slavery amid the 2 nations' escalating trade war Youtube/Uniqlo Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo pulled an advert from South Korean television after it was accused of mocking sex slaves from the wa...
13:20, 2019-10-22

Wakanda free trade forever? Fictional nation removed from U.S. trade list The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) removed the fictional country of Wakanda from an online list of nations that have free trade agree...
06:20, 2019-12-19

The EU's trade chief says it's 'just not possible' for Boris Johnson to agree a Brexit trade deal by the end of 2020 Reuters The EU's trade chief warns that Boris Johnson's plan for a comprehensive UK-EU trade deal by the end of 2020 is "just not possible." Phil Hog...
16:08, 2020-01-16

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

US and China 'close to finalizing' parts of trade deal, trade representative says The U.S. Trade Representative's Office said Friday that recent negotiations between the U.S. and Beijing were productive and that they were "close to...
21:52, 2019-10-25

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

Rockies might trade Nolan Arenado this winter; here are five clear potential landing spots via trade Which teams are in the best position to take up the $234 million he's owed over the next seven years...
17:20, 2019-12-20

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

Warriors trade rumors: Ben Simmons seen as trade target for D'Angelo Russell, but there are major hurdles The Warriors reportedly have concerns about how Simmons would fit alongside Draymond Green...
05:36, 2020-01-09

Macron in China: Xi hails $15 billion trade contracts as 'strong signal of free trade' French President Macron and Chinese leader Xi have announced fresh trade contracts worth $15 billion amid the ongoing trade war between the US and Ch...
09:48, 2019-11-06

A GOP senator slammed Trump's NAFTA rewrite, saying it's 'the only trade pact ever meant to diminish trade' Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump fulfilled a top legislative goal last week as Democrats said they would get behind plans to impl...
17:32, 2019-12-19

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

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

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

Warriors trade rumors: Ben Simmons seen as trade target for D'Angelo Russell, which makes some mutual sense The Warriors reportedly have concerns about how Simmons would fit alongside Draymond Green...
03:00, 2020-01-09

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

The WTO slashed its global trade forecast in half — citing Trump's trade war, Brexit, and shifting monetary policy Jesco Denzel /Bundesregierung via Getty Images The World Trade Organization (WTO) just cut its global trade forecasts on Tuesday, saying that "escala...
16:52, 2019-10-01

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

Trade rep: China will determine success of trade deal “Ultimately, whether this whole agreement works is going to be determined by who’s making the decisions in China,” Robert Lighthizer said....
18:08, 2019-12-15

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

Here comes Uber … (UBER) Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images Uber will report its third-quarter earnings shortly after 4 p.m. ET on Monday. The ride-hailing giant is expected to...
21:32, 2019-11-04

Uber Could Be Stalling Out Uber still isn’t doing great, the Fiat Chrysler-Peugeot merger could complicate talks with UAW, state governments are mulling data privacy in cars, a...
16:20, 2019-11-05

Uber Got Off Easy Way back when you took your driving test and got your license, someone somewhere gave you a lecture about responsibility. Maybe it was your parents, ...
19:36, 2019-11-20

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

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

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

Even New Jersey Is Handing Uber Its Own Ass New Jersey, my beloved home state and perpetual butt of regional jokes, scored a major win for drivers—one that could also cost the slumping rideshar...
21:24, 2019-11-14

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 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 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

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

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

Yankees’ uber notes The Yankees were likely to defeat the Twins in the ALDS anyway, but Minnesota manager Rocco Baldelli’s uber-bad decision regarding Game 2 clinc...
18:04, 2019-10-12

Uber needs to buy Lyft to survive Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Uber is still losing money at an alarming rate. The problem is that, to turn a profit, Uber needs to stop cutting prices to wi...
17:48, 2019-11-10

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

Kennedy Center Honors The 2019 honorees for the 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors at the United States Department of State in Washington, D.C., on Saturday are Earth, Wind...
00:56, 2019-12-09

Off-Center Badging: Good I just got back from driving the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package. You’ll see the review tomorrow, but I just wanted to note quick...
01:20, 2019-09-20

Uber promises changes to avoid Germany ban The ride-sharing app could be banned in Germany if it does not make changes to its processes....
16:20, 2019-12-20

The Decade of the Uber-Decadent House An influx of global wealth gave rise to supertall condo buildings, megamansions and $100 million home sales....
14:52, 2020-01-14

Where’s Your Flying Car? Hyundai and Uber Say They’re Working on It A model presented at the Consumer Electronics Show is said to hold the promise of aerial ride sharing at 180 miles an hour....
20:40, 2020-01-07

Uber loses $1.2B in the most recent quarter Shares of Uber sank more than 5 percent in extended trading Monday after the company revealed it once again lost more than $1 billion during the most...
23:12, 2019-11-04

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 Fights to Get Its Edge Back Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber’s chief executive, is pushing employees to do more with less and to perform better, as he battles skepticism over the ride-ha...
16:20, 2019-11-04

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 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

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

This could be our first look at Uber’s flying taxi of the future Well, CES 2020 is here, and as usual, there’s a whole lot of forward-looking concepts and plans and pipe dreams floating around the Las Vegas C...
22:40, 2020-01-07

What Uber’s layoffs tell us about its changing vision The seemingly unstoppable beast has finally realized it can’t keep churning through the cash and will have to narrow its goals.Read More...
02:40, 2019-10-17

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 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'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

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

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 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

These Apps Are an Uber Driver’s Co-Pilot Gridwise, Mystro and others help drivers predict where to get the best routes, and also manage the nitty-gritty for tax purposes....
21:48, 2019-10-18

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

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

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

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

The most popular Uber destination in New York is not what you think New York’s hottest Uber destination isn’t the High Line, the Met, Madison Square Garden or any tourist-mobbed Manhattan landmarks. The location in th...
04:40, 2019-12-04

'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

Brakes put on value of Kalanick’s Uber stake Travis Kalanick is cashing in his Uber stake — but he isn’t reaping the kind of bonanza he’d hoped. The former Uber chief executive — who was ousted ...
00:36, 2019-12-24

Uber Is Suing The City Of New York On Friday, Uber sued the city of New York over pieces of legislation that limit the amount of time that drivers can spend cruising the streets waitin...
15:24, 2019-09-22

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

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

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

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

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

Here’s what the Uber Eats delivery drone looks like Uber has unveiled more details about its plans for Eats delivery via drones. If all goes according to Uber’s plan, it will start flying its fir...
20:00, 2019-10-28

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

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

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

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

Scandal-ridden Uber is getting its own TV series Showtime is hitching a ride with Uber. The network is developing a limited series about the ride-sharing company’s rocky road to success and it...
22:12, 2019-10-16

Uber launches job app for gig economy workers Starting in Chicago, Uber Works will allow casual workers to compare pay rates and sign up for shifts....
14:12, 2019-10-03

Uber Pet launches so you know Fido can ride with you Uber Pet is a new pilot service from Uber, allowing U.S. riders to request a driver who has already agreed to accept pets in their car.Read More...
15:04, 2019-10-09

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

She’s Putting Her Mark on the Kennedy Center Deborah F. Rutter built a major expansion at Washington’s venerable arts complex. Now she wants more people to come....
20:04, 2019-11-01

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

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

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

Indian universities at the center of an ideological war The recent attack by masked assailants at a university in New Delhi has alarmed secular and liberal Indians, who see it as part of the ruling Bharati...
19:04, 2020-01-08

Islamic Center of Tucson vandalized again TUCSON – The Islamic Center of Tucson has been vandalized again. According to Irfan Sheikh, the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the ICT, alcoh...
23:48, 2019-10-08

Lights. Camera. Senior Center? Matthew Hoffman has become a beloved young acting coach to the retirement set. Problem is, he’s starting to get other work....
11:32, 2019-12-22

Christmas at Rockefeller Center will be more crowded than ever What’s under the tree for Christmas? Steel fences, concrete barricades and imposing iron bollards. To make it easier for people to see the Rockefelle...
04:56, 2019-11-30

Feuding Families Take Center Stage From the blood bath of “The Duchess of Malfi” to the intergenerational confusion of “Snowflake,” family disputes are at the center of three plays in ...
10:08, 2020-01-16

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

Is there dark matter at the center of the Milky Way? MIT physicists are reigniting the possibility, which they previously had snuffed out, that a bright burst of gamma rays at the center of our galaxy m...
06:08, 2019-12-11

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

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

Shock: US edges more 'center-right,' just 24% liberal They have an outsized voice in the media, pop culture, and politics, especially the 2020 Democratic presidential contest, but only 24% of the nation ...
22:20, 2020-01-09

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

What Mets could be looking at for center-field upgrade SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The Mets are working from a short list in their attempt to upgrade defensively in center field for next season. To start, the fre...
08:24, 2019-11-13

PG&E: what’s next for the utility at the center of California’s wildfires The company’s ongoing troubles have led to the question: what’s needed to adapt its infrastructure and who will pay?It was like a scene out of a dyst...
11:52, 2019-10-31

Fashion That Takes Center Stage Step into the spotlight with dark-edged, bohemian glamour. Wearing styles that have character in spades...
03:56, 2019-10-30

There may be more than one black hole at the center of our Milky Way Studying a galaxy from the inside can be a tricky thing, but astronomers have still managed to learn a great deal about our own Milky Way. One of the...
18:40, 2019-12-17

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

With Uber’s future in doubt, how else might Londoners zip around town? As the biggest ride-hailing app faces trouble over fake IDs, we test out its three main rivals, and find few can match taking the bus or tubeFor Lond...
17:08, 2019-11-30

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

We pit the Uber Copter vs. public transit in a race to JFK — here’s who won One is a bumpy, deafening and slightly nauseating way to get to John F. Kennedy Airport — the other is public transportation. The Post put Uber’...
23:48, 2019-10-06

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 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

Uber loses its license to operate in London, again This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if yo...
15:48, 2019-11-27

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

Uber and Lyft have a chance to save themselves — and the rest of us 2019 was supposed to be a year of record-breaking IPOs for ride-hailing companies. But it's turning out to be a bad one. Uber and Lyft need to think ...
21:28, 2019-12-01

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 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

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

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

I'm a driver for Uber and Lyft — here's exactly how much I make in one week on the job Clarke Bowman I've been driving for Lyft and Uber for almost one year. People always want to know how much money I make driving for the two companies...
18:48, 2019-10-08

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

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

‘Extraordinary’: TfL criticised over Uber licence extension Firm had to promise to verify drivers’ identities, in deal attacked by London cabbiesTransport for London made Uber promise to verify drivers’ identi...
18:20, 2019-10-30

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 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 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's Newest Way To Make A Buck: A Pet Surcharge Uber is rolling out a new trip mode called Uber Pet. Unfortunately, this does not mean Uber will be bringing a pet to you, as I initially hoped. Inst...
21:12, 2019-10-09

Uber, Lyft pickup areas at US airports Here's how major airports handle Lyft and Uber rides.       ...
16:28, 2019-10-09

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

Uber may have to pay Waymo over autonomous driving tech Uber said it “will likely” have to strike a licensing deal with Waymo or opt for costly changes to its autonomous driving software.Read More...
16:48, 2019-11-07

Passengers are complaining about LAX's new Uber, Lyft pickup; here's what it's really like My experience riding a bus to hail an Uber at Los Angeles International Airport's new LAX-it pickup area was breezy.      &#...
22:36, 2019-11-06

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 has a new app that matches gig economy workers with businesses Saumya Khandelwal/Reuters Uber is set to launch Uber Works on Friday, an app that connects gig workers with temporary jobs across a range of industri...
14:44, 2019-10-03

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

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

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 and Lyft Drivers Talk About Getting Ripped Off After a monumental political battle, California passed AB5, a law that will make it much harder for gig economy companies to classify their workers a...
21:40, 2019-10-09

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 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 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

Showtime Is Making a Limited Series About Uber Also, Zoë Kravitz is going to play Catwoman, and there's a new trailer for the final season of 'The Man in the High Castle'....
17:08, 2019-10-17

Ex-CEO Travis Kalanick completely cashes out of Uber Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick has severed his last tie to the ride-services company. He has sold all his shares and will resign from the board of d...
00:52, 2019-12-25

Uber gets two-month extension to London licence The firm's temporary licence to operate was due to expire on Wednesday, but it now has a two-month extension....
11:23, 2019-09-24

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 pink-slips 350 in third round of layoffs Uber on Monday reportedly began its third round of layoffs in the past few months, handing out pink slips to 350 employees. Shares of the ride-hailin...
17:00, 2019-10-15

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

Uber's London licence renewed for two months The ride-hailing firm's licence was due to expire on Wednesday, but it has been extended temporarily....
14:40, 2019-09-24

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

Travis Kalanick Is Finally Leaving Uber You may have thought Travis Kalanick, co-founder of Uber, was done with the company in 2017 when the board forced him to resign as CEO amid a cascadi...
16:04, 2019-12-24

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 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 loses licence to operate in London Ride-hailing service likely to continue while it appeals against Transport for LondonUber has lost its licence to operate private hire vehicles in Lo...
11:48, 2019-11-25

Uber co-founder and former CEO to resign from company’s board Travis Kalanick recently sold more than $2.5 billion worth of shares in the company, more than 90% of his holdings....
18:28, 2019-12-24

I drive for Uber and Lyft — here are 9 situations when you should definitely tip your driver Clarke Bowman I've been driving for Lyft and Uber for several months, and noticed that about 20% to 25% of my passengers choose to tip me. Drivers do...
15:28, 2019-10-18

Uber, Postmates sue to block California gig worker law Uber and Postmates filed a lawsuit Monday to block a California law that could classify more than a million independent gig workers as employees R...
15:24, 2019-12-31

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

Analysis of 40M Uber rides reveals which sex tips better Most people are comfortable with skimping on tipping their Uber driver. That’s the conclusion of a working paper released this week, co-authored by U...
22:12, 2019-10-24

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

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 had 6,000 US sexual assault reports in two years The figures come as the ride-hailing company is under intense pressure globally over safety issues....
09:16, 2019-12-06

Your Uber Driver Is ‘Retired’? You Shouldn’t Be Surprised Older Americans are taking nontraditional jobs in greater numbers. Economists aren’t sure that’s a good thing....
18:04, 2019-10-25

Uber pink slips 350 in third round of layoffs Uber on Monday reportedly began its third round of layoffs in the past few months, handing out pink slips to 350 employees. Shares of the ride-hailin...
00:12, 2019-10-15

Here's why one analyst thinks Uber's stock could double Reuters Uber shares could double over the next year as it works toward profitability, according to a team of analysts at Barclays. The analysts said ...
20:40, 2019-11-15

Uber: Nearly 6,000 reports of sexual assault in US over 2 years Uber released the figures in its first-ever safety report after sustained criticism. The beleaguered ride-sharing firm is making efforts to improve s...
05:16, 2019-12-06

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 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