Local Money: Austin battles with Uber and Lyft

Feb 19, 2016
The city wants tighter rules for ride-sharing companies, like fingerprint checks.
Uber and Lyft say that their companies' safety regulations are just as good as the ones Austin wants to impose.
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GM invests $500 million in Lyft. What's in it for both sides?

Jan 4, 2016
The deal could give GM insight into ridesharing. Lyft gets a big infusion of cash.

Juries to decide if Uber drivers are 'contractors'

Mar 12, 2015
Pending lawsuits could upend the way Uber and its smaller rival, Lyft, operate.
Uber's new delivery service offers to pick up your toothpaste, allergy medicine and a list of other items from the convenience store for you.
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My Money Story: Driving for Lyft

Feb 20, 2015
How a single mom in Los Angeles makes her finances work with a side gig...or two.

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Your next Lyft, Uber car may be regulated by the state

Sep 19, 2013
California becomes the first state to regulate -- and, therefore, recognize -- ride-sharing made possible by apps Uber and Lyft.

Private taxis take to the streets...and skies?

Jul 2, 2013
App-based car services like Uber and Lyft rise in popularity, much to chagrin of traditional taxi companies. Uber is even offering helicopter services this Independence Day holiday.