Uber Increasing Number Of Driver Background ChecksUber will start doing annual criminal background checks on U.S. drivers and hire a company that constantly monitors criminal arrests as it tries to do a better job of keeping riders safe.
Police: Suspect Took Cab To Rob West Virginia BankPolice in West Virginia say a suspected bank robber was captured after taking a cab to the heist.
Several Injured After Taxi Crashes Into Pedestrians In BostonA taxi crashed into a group of pedestrians in Boston on Monday afternoon.
Uber CEO Resigns Under Investor PressureTravis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company.
Uber To Pay $28.5M To Settle Safety Ad LawsuitsUber says that it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Texas Ice Pick SlayingA Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2014 slaying using an ice pick.
DFW Airport Cabbies Lose Bid To Block Uber & LyftA Dallas County judge has refused to issue an emergency block of new regulations that allows car services like UberX and Lyft to pick up passengers at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.
Expect Easier Uber & Lyft Access At DFW & Love Field AirportsUber and Lyft may soon join the transportation forces to be reckoned with at Dallas/Fort Worth International and Dallas Love Field Airports.
Shotgun Toting 13-Year-Old Allegedly Tries To Rob Texas Cab DriverPolice in South Texas have arrested a 13-year-old boy accused of toting a shotgun, trying to rob a cabbie and then driving away in the taxi.
No Resolution In Dallas On-Demand, Taxi Transportation FightDallas City Hall tried once again to broker middle ground between traditional taxi service and app-on-demand private transport companies like Uber and LYFT. But a hoped-for resolution will have to wait for another day.
New Reward Offered For Fugitive Accused Of Murdering DaughtersThe FBI has announced a new $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Yaser Abdel Said, who is accused of murdering his two teenaged daughters.
DISD Transportation Plan Reconsidered?The plan that uses contracted van and taxi drivers to take Dallas Independent School District students to class instead of picking them up in school buses is apparently now being reconsidered.