Uber Driver Convicted Of Raping Chester County Passenger To Be Likely Deported After Sentence, DA SaysChester County District Attorney Tom Hogan says 27-year-old Elgaafary will be sentenced at a later date and then likely deported to Egypt, where he is a citizen.
'You Deserve Fair Pay': Uber, Lyft Drivers Go On Strike To Demand Fair Wages, Better TreatmentThe protests arrive just ahead of Uber's initial public stock offering, which is planned for Friday.
Uber Rolls Out Feature Urging Riders To 'Check Your Ride' In Wake Of Samantha Josephson's MurderUber will begin to send push alerts reminding riders to check the license plate number, car make and model, and compare the name and photo of the driver who shows up, before getting into a vehicle.
Uber, Lyft Driver Missing For Weeks Found Dead In Delaware, Police SayThe circumstances of his death and the discovery of his body were not immediately clear.
PennDOT Approves Uber’s Request To Resume Autonomous Vehicle Testing In PittsburghPennsylvania’s Department of Transportation has approved Uber’s request to resume testing autonomous vehicles on public roads in the Pittsburgh area.
Uber Expands Wheelchair Accessible Rides In PhiladelphiaUber is making it more convenient for riders with wheelchairs to get around the city.
Lansdale Uber Driver Charged With Allegedly Raping Unconscious PassengerA Pennsylvania Uber driver is facing charges after he allegedly raped an unconscious passenger.
Uber Agrees To $148M Settlement With States After Failing To Notify Drivers Hackers Had Stolen Personal InformationAll 50 states and the District of Columbia sued Uber, saying the company violated laws requiring it to promptly notify people affected by the breach.
Man Starts 'Amish Uber' Ride Service With His Horse And BuggyUsing his horse and buggy, Timothy Hochstedler has opened his own business called "Amish Uber."
Uber Drivers Accused Of 'Vomit Fraud' By Overcharged PassengersDrivers are being accused of "vomit fraud," as many of the Uber employees allegedly claim their passengers threw up in the car after being picked up from a night of partying.
Police: Uber Driver Hits Passenger With Bat After Being Told He's Going Wrong WayAn Uber driver in Tennessee didn't react well to being told he was driving the wrong way and allegedly hit his passenger with a baseball bat.
Uber Changes Policy To Combat Sexual MisconductUber's CEO Khosrowshahi has vowed to "do the right thing," repair the damage from previous missteps and lure back alienated riders who defected to rivals such as Lyft.
Uber To Conduct Annual Background Checks For DriversUber 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.
Uber Buys A Bikeshare Company As It Looks Beyond CarsUber has acquired a bikeshare company as it expands beyond cars in its efforts to reshape transportation.
Court Rules Uber Did Not Violate Antitrust Laws In PhiladelphiaA federal appeals court in Philadelphia has ruled that Uber did not violate antitrust laws in another setback to the traditional taxi industry.