Tag: uber

Uber Sued Over Battery And Assault Allegations

LOS FELIZ—Uber, the transportation network, is being sued by a Burbank resident for an alleged attack he endured as a result of one of...

Uber’s Electric Scooter Launches In Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA—Uber recently launched its new electric scooters in the city of Santa Monica. Uber purchased JUMP which is a bike-sharing program that utilizes...

Bird, Lime Call For Protest Following Snub

SANTA MONICA—Motorized scooter customers gathered outside Santa Monica City Hall in response to the city's recommendation of Lyft and Uber-owned Jump over Bird and...

Woman Stabbed On La Brea

WEST HOLLYWOOD—Officials from the West Hollywood Sheriff's Department  deputies arrested a man on Thursday, March 22 for stabbing one woman and throwing a knife...

WeHo Hosting Launch Of ‘The Drop’

WEST HOLLYWOOD—The City of West Hollywood will host a celebration for the launch of the new evening and nighttime curb zones called The Drop....

Uber Express Pool Coming To Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA—Uber's newest service, Uber Express Pool, has launched in the city of Los Angeles. Riders will now be able to carpool to their destination...

Uber Plans To Bring Flying Cars To Los Angeles By 2020

LOS ANGELES—Uber’s head of product development Jeff Holden announced on Wednesday, November 8 that it would be adding Los Angeles to the list of...

Man Posing As Uber Driver Arrested For Sexual Assault

BEVERLY HILLS—A Los Angeles man posing as a ride share driver was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a woman in Beverly Hills on May...

Uber, Lyft Rates Expected To Rise On New Year’s

LOS ANGELES—Customers looking to utilize a driving service to get home safely during New Year's festivities could see a typical fare increase by 200 percent. Share-riding companies,...

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Cars, Mistakes Reported

SAN FRANCISCO—The online public transportation network Uber Technologies Inc. was ordered by the state of California to remove its self-driving cars from the streets...

Taxi Driver Killed in Three-Car Crash In West Hollywood

WEST HOLLYWOOD—On Saturday, August 13, a West Hollywood taxi driver was killed in a suspected DUI collision. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department,...

Uber Driver Being Sued By Family Of Davoud Dayani

BEVERLY HILLS—The family of an 85-year-old Beverly Hills man who was struck and killed last year by a car driven by an Uber employee...

Uber Driver Charged For Assaulting Passenger

SHERMAN OAKS—Phillip Reid Bagwell, 46, of Sherman Oaks, a former Uber driver was arraigned in court on Thursday, January 28 to stand trial on...

UCLA’s Ishmael Adams Arrested For Robbery

WESTWOOD—UCLA starting cornerback Ishmael Adams was released on bail Tuesday, September 1 at 6:24 a.m., a day after being arrested on suspicion of felony...

Uber Taxi Pushed Off Parking Structure

WEST HOLLYWOOD—An Uber taxi was pushed off an elevated parking structure by another vehicle in West Hollywood on May 7. The driver of the...
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