Davante Williams and his teenage passenger were stranded for more than five hours after icy conditions left parts of traffic gridlocked on I-95 in Virginia.
"We hopped on the first exit and then it was just, we stopped moving right there. There was cars behind us. There was nowhere to go," Andrew Peters said.
The man says his only request is that the company refund him for the price of the ride.
The National Limousine Association's members reported a near-90 percent increase in bookings as of late.
Grandparents in two separate cases were instructed to withdraw money before someone came to collect it using the ride-sharing service.
The European Commission estimated this could reclassify up to 4.1 million gig workers for digital and app-based services such as ridesharing and meal delivery.
The note asked passengers to have patience with the father, who was still learning English.
"I had a driver like this one and I haven't been in a taxi or Uber alone again. It was so scary and creepy!" one user commented on the video.
Omar Al Naser, 32, is accused of picking up a passenger in his vehicle and taking them to his home and assaulting them.
Uber called the Department of Justice's lawsuit "surprising and disappointing" in a statement.
As the electric vehicle market heats up, one company is looking to make EVs for gig economy workers.
Dara Khosrowshahi's appearance prompted one person to quip: "Can't blame him. Uber prices have gotten so high lately.."
Under the new Texas Restricted Abortion Act, rideshare drivers could face $10,000 fines for transporting women to abortion clinics.
Private citizens are now able to sue an individual who "aids or abets" a woman in getting an illegal abortion.
"This outrageous decision is an affront to the overwhelming majority of California voters who passed Prop 22," said Protect App-Based Drivers & Services Coalition spokesperson Geoff Vetter.
The delivery person opened the order and used his bare hands to scoop out a pile of noodles and place them in a reusable container.
"For years, us couriers were missing out on many benefits that we need and that we should have received from the start," said Shawn W. Gray, a Postmates driver.
The rideshare company plans on returning employees to offices in October, but they must be fully vaccinated.
A pathologist testified that the exact number of stab wounds the University of South Carolina student suffered is unknown because of the number of her injuries.
The alleged incidents occurred across the U.S. with a third of the cases reportedly happening in California and a large number in San Francisco's Bay Area.
Uber is to pay a total of $3.4 million to around 15,000 drivers in the Seattle area as part of a settlement.
"When we got in the Lyft, I noticed that he was writing down every single address that he was driving to on a notepad in the front seat ... That was the first red flag," the woman alleged.
The driver filmed the incident, which also resulted in the passenger getting banned from the car service.
Two juveniles pleaded guilty to the murder of Uber driver Mohammad Anwar, and the 15-year-old girl was sentenced Friday to be committed until she is 21.
According to WGN 9 News in Chicago, police said the incident occurred at around 7:30 p.m. local time on Monday when a 39-year-old Uber driver was called for a ride at 23rd Street and 55th Avenue in Cicero, Illinois.
Tech giants move their anti-gig-worker efforts to New York—and may be nearing a landmark victory in a state that used to be a labor stronghold.
The 67-year-old driver was robbed of his cellphone and more than $1000 in cash while parked at a gas station.
Jovene Milligan has since filed a lawsuit against Uber, hoping that the company will implement safety protections for people who may feel threatened by their drivers.