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Lyft Says 1,807 Sexual Assaults Occurred in Rides in 2019

4 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The company's first-ever safety report, which it committed two years ago to producing, also included four fatal assaults and 49 deaths in crashes.
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Uber opens new office in Old Post Office

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Uber's new Chicago office opens on Oct. 19. 2021. The new location at the Old Post Office will serve as the global headquarters for Uber Freight and house more than 2,000...
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Uber opens new office in Old Post Office, making Chicago the center of growth plans for its surging freight business

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Delayed and downsized by the pandemic, Uber opened its new office at the Old Post Office, which will serve as the headquarters for its Uber Freight business and Chicago ride...
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Chick-fil-A 'secretly' marks up food prices for delivery orders by up to 30%, according to a lawsuit

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Two customers said that Chick-fil-A "deceives" customers by misrepresenting its delivery prices. Erin McDowell/Insider Chick-fil-A hikes food prices for delivery orders...
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Can Anyone Stop the Uberization of the Economy?

2 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

In January 2020, Henry DeGroot, an Uber and Lyft driver and organizer with the Boston Independent Drivers Guild , walked into a room in one of the Brutalist concrete buildings...
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Can Anyone Stop the Uberization of the Economy?

3 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics


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Female passenger says Uber driver trapped, sexually abused her in Germantown

Female passenger says Uber driver trapped, sexually abused her in Germantown

3 days ago   |   WLKY

Police spoke with the accuser after the alleged assault, who said that when she arrived at her destination, the suspect locked the doors to prevent her from leaving.
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For Uber and Lyft, the Rideshare Bubble Bursts

4 days ago   |   NY Times

Rideharing companies made a lot of promises. They're not being kept.
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Uber Freight boss says 'we're living in shipping Armageddon,' and it's going to take the entire industry to fix it

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Containers stacked up at the Port of Los Angeles. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong Uber Freight chief Lior Ron told CNBC that we've reached "shipping Armageddon." Ron said it would require...
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3,000 Amazon drivers could be owed a combined $191 million in compensation, says a law firm that won employee rights for Uber drivers

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

An Amazon driver carrying packages. Patrick T. FALLON / AFP UK law firm Leigh Day is filing an employee-rights claim against Amazon on behalf of drivers. The drivers are not...
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Dodgers' Chris Taylor continues postseason surge with historic 3-homer night...

Dodgers' Chris Taylor continues postseason surge with historic 3-homer night in NLCS Game 5

Taylor joined elite Dodger and baseball company with his Game 5 performance. Read more ...

How the USWNT was shut out by South Korea to halt 22-game home winning streak

How the USWNT was shut out by South Korea to halt 22-game home winning streak

No team had been able to stop the U.S. women's national soccer team from scoring on home soil since July 2017. It happened in the penultimate match of Carli Lloyd's career. Read more ...

Steve Kerr on Steph Curry: 'There's never been anyone like him'

Steve Kerr on Steph Curry: 'There's never been anyone like him'

Steph Curry has done it again. The Golden State Warriors superstar exploded for 45 points in a win over the LA Clippers. Steve Kerr and Draymond Green sounded off on the latest... Read more ...

Biden Says U.S. Will Come To Taiwan's Defense Prompting Clarification From...

Speaking at a CNN Town Hall the U.S. President said the U.S. would always defend its key allies, including Taiwan, which is facing mounting military pressure from Beijing. Read more ...

Watch Stephen Curry drop 45 on Clippers in Warriors victory

Curry started the game red hot with 25 points in the first quarter. Read more ...

Coronado routs Sierra Vista, wins 4A Sky League football title

Coronado quarterback Joshua Andrade threw for three touchdowns, and Jaylen Garrison scored two TDs as the Cougars secured a first-round bye in the Class 4A playoffs. Read more ...

McDavid tops 200 goals in Oilers' 5-1 win over Coyotes

McDavid tops 200 goals in Oilers' 5-1 win over Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Connor McDavid and Leon Draisatl came up together through the Edmonton Oilers' system, putting up prodigious numbers nearly side by side. Read more ...

Braves get Soler back in NLCS Game 5 after COVID-19 absence

Braves get Soler back in NLCS Game 5 after COVID-19 absence

LOS ANGELES - The Atlanta Braves welcomed back outfielder Jorge Soler for Game 5 of the NL Championship Series on Thursday after he was sidelined following a positive COVID-19... Read more ...

GOP Governor Blasts Anti-Vax Lawmakers: 'I Don't Need Crazy Getting In The Way'

GOP Governor Blasts Anti-Vax Lawmakers: 'I Don't Need Crazy Getting In The Way'

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu slammed "nonsense" conspiracy theories spread by state Republicans. Read more ...

AJ Pollock and Albert Pujols help rejuvenate Dodgers' offense in Game 5 win

AJ Pollock overcame his recent struggles at the plate, hitting two home runs in the Dodgers' 11-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves in NLCS Game 5. Read more ...