Uber Settles Lawsuits In Mass., California, Keeping Drivers Independent ContractorsThe ride-hailing company is forging forward with its thriving business model by keeping its drivers independent contractors, for now.
Boston Convention Officials Criticize Ride-Sharing BanBoston convention center officials are urging Massachusetts lawmakers to drop a provision from a bill that would regulate ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft, arguing it would hurt the convention business.
Taxi Managers: Make It Easier For Uber Drivers To Become Yellow CabsA group of New York City taxi medallion managers are advocating to make it easier for Uber drivers to become yellow cab drivers.
Judge Rules Boston Must Change Regulations For Taxis, Ride-Hailing ServicesA federal judge has ruled that the City of Boston has six months to change the way it regulates Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing services in comparison to the way it monitors taxi companies.
Police Searching For Suspect Accused Of Robbing Two Uber DriversBoston Police reported that two Uber drivers were robbed an hour apart and the crime may have been done by the same people.
NH House Approves Bill Aimed At Regulating UberThe New Hampshire House is giving initial approval to a bill that would regulate drivers of Uber and other ridesharing services in the state.
Mass. House Approves Ride-Hailing Services BillThe Massachusetts House has approved a bill that would regulate ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft by requiring that drivers undergo criminal background checks but not fingerprinting.
Keller @ Large: Linda Dorcena Forry Talks St. Patrick's Day BreakfastMassachusetts State Senator Linda Dorcena Forry talked with Jon about the St. Patrick's Day breakfast in South Boston, as well as her ride share legislation.
Mass. Ride-Sharing Bill Calls For Background Checks, No FingerprintingA bill that would regulate ride-hailing services, like Uber and Lyft, in Massachusetts would require drivers undergo background checks, but not fingerprinting.
Michigan Shooting Spree Renews Uber Safety Discussion In Mass.Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says it's time for Uber to start fingerprinting their drivers.
Uber Driver Attacked By Passenger In BostonVideo from inside a Boston Uber shows the driver being attacked.
Uber Delivering Flu Shots In Boston Area ThursdayIf you've been putting off your flu shot this season because you haven't had time to visit a clinic or drug store, Uber might have a solution for you.