It wasn't until the lovers were inside the vehicle that the woman and her husband recognized each other.
James Seawell, 60, was booked and charged with soliciting and threatening to commit a crime.
Surya Oruganti said the ride home "was not quite what I expected."
The new policy is coming into effect on September 19, Uber confirmed.
Uber, Amazon in Tucker's sights.
"A great guy to have as a colleague. We are still in shock and incredibly sad."
The newly arrived Yandex Taxi app is a product of one of Russia's most successful and popular digital companies—and Lithuanian officials are suspicious.
The ride-sharing company it would "take appropriate actions" if culprits are found.
The Spotlight feature comes after a similar feature called Beacon was released in 2016.
The Taxi & Limousine Commission, which regulates Uber and other ride-hailing services in NYC, said that it is investigating the incident.
The incident is the latest discrimination controversy to engulf ridesharing platforms.
A pedestrian was killed in March when she was struck by the self-driving vehicle.
Transport for London told the company in September 2017 that it would not renew its license over safety concerns.
CNN report highlights safety concerns for women using ride-hailing apps.
Frederick Amfo was arraigned Friday on one count of rape and was released on $10,000 cash bail later that day.
Would you feel comfortable if the roads were flooded with student drivers?
The Tempe Police Vehicular Crimes Unit is actively investigating the incident.
Uber won't tell us what they're hauling.