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Uber is a popular car-for-hire app. (Image credit: Uber)

Boston Uber Driver Accused Of Raping Passenger

A man who works as a driver for the ride-sharing service Uber is accused of raping a woman he picked up in Boston.

12/17/2014

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3 Women Report Assaults While Trying To Use Ride-Sharing Services In Boston

Three women told Boston Police they were indecently assaulted over the weekend after getting into cars that they believed were part of a ride-share service they had contacted.

12/16/2014

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NightSide – Stephen Regan Discusses Taxi Driver’s Issues With Uber

BOSTON (CBS) – Uber has been battling with city governments all over the country since the transportation service first entered the scene.  The struggle between Uber and taxi companies continues to drag on today, while […]

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Taxi drivers protesting at Boston City Hall say Uber is hijacking their livelihood. (Photo credit: Christina Hager-WBZ-TV)

Cab Drivers Protest Outside Boston City Hall Hearing On Uber

Things got a little loud around Boston City Hall Monday afternoon as cab drivers protested outside before a hearing inside on Uber and LYFT.

12/01/2014

Uber is a popular car-for-hire app. (Image credit: Uber)

Lawsuit Filed In Boston Accuses Uber Of Exploiting Drivers

A Boston labor lawyer has sued the car service Uber, alleging that it exploits its drivers.

06/27/2014

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Daily Talker: Uber Says New Rules Would Shut Down Service In Cambridge

Tuesday night, the Cambridge License Commission will vote on a series of regulations that could shut down ride-sharing services like UberX and Lyft.

According to a blog post from Uber, the new rules would include a $50 minimum price for any non-taxi car ride no matter the distance or time of the ride, a ban on requesting rides on-demand from anything other than a taxi, and prohibit the use of devices like phones and tablets in calculating fares.

06/17/2014

Uber is a popular car-for-hire app. (Image credit: Uber)

All Things Travel: Future Of U.S. Transportation Found In Boston

Uber, the technology company that uses a phone app to get you a ride, just raised $1.2 billion in new financing.

06/08/2014

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Boston Taxi Drivers Protest Outside Uber Car Service Headquarters

Dozens of taxis filled the streets in front of Uber’s Boston headquarters on Thursday as part of a protest.

05/22/2014

Uber is a popular car-for-hire app. (Image credit: Uber)

Boston Police Commissioner Questions Safety Of Uber App

The Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says he wants more public regulation of what he calls “gypsy cabs.”

02/25/2014

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Boston Cab Operators Go After California Company

Uber Technologies of San Francisco has set up an app to operate a car-for-hire service that cab companies say violates every regulation in the book.

03/12/2013

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