California To Decide If Labor Law Applies To App DriversA ballot initiative backed by business giants Uber, Lyft and DoorDash is now set to go before California voters in November, a multimillion-dollar shot aimed at excluding the companies from a law that would make them give more benefits and wage protections to their drivers.
Police: California Man Posed As An Uber Or Lyft Driver To Lure Women Into His CarA California man accused of posing as a rideshare driver faces charges including burglary, false imprisonment and attempted sexual battery.
Rideshare Drivers' Payments Being Delayed Because Of Third-Party CompanyIt's a fare freeze. Some Sacramento-area Uber and Lyft drivers are saying they're not getting paid.
Lyft Driver Pulled Over After Unknowingly Picking Up Hit-And-Run SuspectMariza Ruelas says she drove past Stockton police investigating a hit-and-run at Lever Boulevard and Hawaii Avenue on her way to pick up a rider, but she had no idea the man who got in her car was a suspect wanted by police.
California Senate Passes Gig Economy Bill That Could Transform Uber And LyftThe California state senate passed legislation late Tuesday that could transition tens of thousands of ride-share drivers from independent contractors into full-time employees.
Tracy Lyft Driver Charged In San Bruno For Rape Of Intoxicated PassengerSan Bruno police arrested a 46-year-old male Lyft driver on suspicion of raping a 25-year-old female passenger on Saturday morning.
California Assembly Votes To Tighten Rules On ContractorsCalifornia residents working for companies like Lyft and Uber would get the rights of employees entitled to a minimum wage and workers compensation under a law the state Assembly passed on Wednesday.
Lyft To Offer Free, Half-Priced Rides To Underserved Communities On Election DayLyft is getting some help to get people in underserved communities to the polls this fall.
Uber And Lyft Drop Driver For Live Streaming PassengersUber and Lyft have cut ties with a driver after they learned he livestreamed some passengers' rides without their consent.