After CNN report, lawmakers want answers from Uber, Lyft on sexual assaults
Lawmakers are demanding answers from ridesharing companies about sexual violence on their platforms.
32 minutes ago - CNN Money
Lyft Is Eyeing Its Own Electric Scooter Service in San Francisco
Lyft appears to be joining the electric scooter craze, as the ride-hailing company seeks to compete against rivals moving beyond cars to other modes of shared transportation...
6 hours ago - Fortune
Lyft Driver in Indianapolis Kicks Gay Couple Out of Car After They Kiss
Ben Martella and Alec Jansen had no reason to believe their ride from Butler University in Indianapolis was going to be anything out of the ordinary earlier this month. But...
1 day ago - Slate
Gay Couple Forced Out of Lyft Ride After Driver Saw Them Kissing: Report
The incident is the latest discrimination controversy to engulf ridesharing platforms.
1 day ago - Newsweek
TIMELINE: Sexual misconduct allegations plaguing ride-hailing companies
A short timeline of the sexual misconduct allegations that have plagued ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft in the San Francisco Bay Area during the past four years.
2 days ago - ABC
10 US cities job seekers are flocking to right now - and 5 cities they're abandoning to get there
Job seekers are most likely to apply for jobs in San Francisco , New York , and Washington, DC , according to a new report from Glassdoor. And they're leaving towns like...
2 days ago - Business Insider
Uber and Lyft see the light on sexual assault, but they could do a whole lot better
Ride-sharing giants Uber and Lyft patted themselves on the back this week for adopting a totally MeToo policy that victims of sexual assault and harassment won't be held to the...
3 days ago - Los Angeles Times
Lyft driver accused of sexually assaulting unconscious victim in Fremont
A 24-year-old Lyft driver has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim and using an intoxicating substance in the commission of the crime...
4 days ago - ABC - 2 articles
Uber CEO Khosrowshahi is rolling out a series of ads to save its reputation and market share
Its chief rival Lyft earlier this week said it now claims more than a third of the U.S. ride-sharing market.
4 days ago - CNBC
The Secrets Behind Lyft's Dynamic Culture
It's tough to build a values based culture. It's even harder to maintain it as the company grows. What are some of Lyft's secrets to preserving cultural values as they scale?...
5 days ago - Forbes
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NYPD probing sex allegations against celebrity chef Mario Batali
The New York Police Department is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against celebrity chef Mario Batali.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's first dance song revealed
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle toasted their union Saturday with a second, more intimate reception at Frogmore House, hosted by Prince Charles.
US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks
The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China.
Trump to attend swearing-in of CIA's 1st female director
The ceremony for Gina Haspel will take place Monday morning at agency headquarters in Langley, Virginia.
General Electric cuts $11B deal with Wabtec
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Lava from Kilauea volcano enters ocean, creates toxic cloud
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Border Patrol agent detains US citizens for speaking Spanish
Two US citizens were detained by a federal Border Patrol agent in Montana after he overheard the women speaking Spanish at a gas station convenience store, according to a...