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.
Self-Driving Uber Vehicle Hits & Kills Pedestrian In ArizonaPolice in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe stated that one of Uber's driverless vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian. The vehicle was in autonomous mode with an operator behind the wheel.
Uber's New 'Express Pool' Service Will Require Riders To WalkUber is rolling out a service called 'Express Pool,' which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations. Once linked, riders would need to walk to a common location.
Police: UberEATS Driver Charged With Killing CustomerPolice say an Atlanta food delivery driver accused of fatally shooting a customer is in custody.
A Raucous Google-Uber Fight Is Finally Heading To TrialA Google-bred pioneer in self-driving cars and Uber's beleaguered ride-hailing service are colliding in a courtroom showdown revolving around allegations of deceit, betrayal, espionage and a high-tech heist that tore apart one-time allies.
Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes Into Uber With 4 PassengersDallas police say a suspected drunk driver crashed into an Uber early Sunday morning, sending the Uber driver and four passengers to the hospital.
2 Plano Businesses Could Change The Way You Get PizzaThe e-Palette, unveiled by Toyota, is a versatile self-driving vehicle concept designed to move people and products.
Uber Reveals Cover-Up Of Hack Affecting 57M Riders, DriversUber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers.
Prosecutor Who Was Fired After Uber Squabble: 'That's Not Who I Am'The former Dallas County assistant district attorney, who was fired Monday after lashing out at an Uber driver, spoke to the media for the first time on Tuesday morning.
Dallas Assistant District Attorney Loses Job For Berating Uber DriverA 26-year-old Uber driver says prosecutor Jody Warner hit him, verbally belittled him, and threatened him during the ride he was providing to her.
Uber Whistleblower Susan Fowler Gets Deal To Release Her MemoirThe former Uber employee whose revelations of harassment helped lead to the ouster of the company's CEO has a book deal, though the memoir is untitled and has no release date.
Uber Reaches For The Sky With Plan To Launch Flying Taxi ServiceCommuters of the future could get relief from congested roads if Uber's plan for a flying taxi service works out. The company unveiled a rendering of the machine that it hopes to start using in 2020.
Uber Tackles Sex Assault Problem By Pledging $5M To Training Ride share app giant Uber is pledging $5 million during the next five years to fund sexual assault prevention groups as well as train its own employees.
Walmart Expands Grocery Service With Uber To DallasWalmart is expanding its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing service Uber to two more markets — Dallas and Orlando, Florida.
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.