Uber

An Uber car waits for a client in Manhattan.
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Maya Rajamani
May 13, 2020 - 2:34 pm
Uber drivers and passengers alike will have to complete a checklist that includes coronavirus-related items like “I’m wearing a face cover or mask” and “I wash or sanitize my hands regularly” if they want to use the app, the company said Wednesday.
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Elise Czajkowski
March 17, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Uber will suspend its pool option in the US, Canada, London and Paris in attempt to "flatten the curve" of coronavirus, the company announced Tuesday.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 08, 2020 - 10:52 am
Uber and DoorDash—the world’s biggest ride-sharing and food-delivery companies—are talking about creating a fund that would help drivers impacted by the coronavirus.
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Kimberly Dole
February 07, 2020 - 1:20 pm
Police arrested a Long Island man on Thursday that is accused of shoplifting from a target and stealing the Uber that he took to get there.
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Elise Czajkowski
December 18, 2019 - 4:10 pm
Uber has reached a $4.4 million settlement after an investigation into sexual harassment and retaliation at the company.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 30, 2019 - 12:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — As a livery cab driver in the Bronx for more than a decade, Orlando Lantigua knows some of his customers well. If they don’t have money to pay today, they can pay him later. He often gets dispatched by his base station to pick up children and take them to school, without their...
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Kimberly Dole
November 20, 2019 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Uber will begin to allow passengers and drivers record audio of their rides in an attempt to improve its safety record. The ride-sharing company plans to pilot the feature in cities in Brazil and Mexico starting in December. Eventually, it eventually hopes to launch it in...
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Kimberly Dole
November 05, 2019 - 3:36 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Ride - share company Uber has added real-time public transportation information in New York on their mobile app, it announced on Tuesday. The new addition of "mass transit integration" is "part of Uber’s vision of serving as a one-stop shop for transportation in New York,"...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 6:13 pm
HOLLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida Uber driver has been charged after accidentally shooting a passenger while he tried to secure his gun. WATCH: Passers-by flee from area after they hear gun go off Video of uber driver discharges firearm inside vehicle by accident Hollywood police say 27-year-old...
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FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2013, file photo, actor and comedian Andy Dick arrives at the Comedy Central Roast of James Franco at The Culver Studios in Culver City, Calif. Dick has been charged with groping a woman on a Los Angeles street earlier this year. City Attorney's spokesman Frank Mateljan, said Monday, July 2, 2018, misdemeanor sexual battery and battery charges were filed Wednesday. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 04, 2019 - 2:56 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Andy Dick has been charged with groping a driver from a ride-hailing service. Los Angeles County prosecutors say Dick is expected to be arraigned Friday on a charge of misdemeanor sexual battery. They allege he groped a driver in West Hollywood on April 12, 2018. Dick's...
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