As Popularity Of Ride-Sharing Grows, Safety Concerns RiseBeaudouin Tchakounte was driving for Uber on the night of Aug. 27 in Oxon Hill, Maryland, when he and passenger Casey Xavier Robinson were fatally shot inside the 2015 silver Mercedes-Benz, Prince George’s County Police said.
Lyft Offering Free Rides To BARCS Amid Overcrowding SituationDue to a desperate situation of overcrowding at its shelter, BARCS is waiving adoption fees through Sunday, Oct. 13.
'Sami's Law' Pushes For Tighter Rideshare Safety Measures After College Student's DeathMaryland Sen. Ben Cardin is among several senators who have introduced new legislation to tighten up safety measures on rideshare services.
Woman Allegedly Raped By Shock Trauma Guard Richard Barnes Was Also Sexually Assaulted By Lyft Driver, Charging Docs SayRichard Barnes, 50, appeared before a judge Thursday via a video link and said he wants to hire a private attorney.
Lyft Offering Discounted Rides To Baltimore PrideThe first 1,000 users to apply code YOURAREENOUGHBALT will get $1 off their rides to and from the festival, and Lyft will also donate $1 to FreeState Justice for every ride taken using the code.
Uber, Lyft Cars Have More Germs Than A Toilet Seat, Study FindsA new analysis by an insurance company, NetQuote, found the average rideshare has 35,000 more germs than a toilet seat.
Why Uber And Lyft Drivers Are StrikingDrivers in more than a dozen cities plan to strike on Wednesday ahead of Uber's highly anticipated Wall Street debut.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Plan To Strike, Rally Ahead Of Uber's IPODrivers in New York City are expected to protest by logging off ridehail apps for two hours on Wednesday morning, according to the New York Taxi Workers Alliance. Drivers in other cities, including Los Angeles and San Francisco, are also expected to strike.
Uber, Lyft Driver Missing For Weeks Found Dead In DelawareAuthorities say a man who drove for Uber and Lyft in Washington has been found dead in Delaware, six weeks after he went missing.
Find The Best Valentine's Day Spots In BaltimoreWith less than a week to go until Valentine's day, some may be scrambling for date ideas.
Lyft Partners With Baltimore DOT To Help With Charm City Circulator DelaysTo help with travel concerns, DOT has partnered up with Lyft, offering a promo code for two free rides between any two Circulator stops.
Lyft Offers Discounted Rides To Maryland Breweries, Wineries, DistilleriesLyft announced a partnership with the Brewers Association of Maryland, Maryland Wineries Association and Maryland Distillers Guild to enjoy local craft beer, wine and spirits, safely and responsibly, they said in a release.
New York Just Capped The Number Of Uber, Lyft Vehicles In CityNew York just became the first city in the nation to cap the number of ride-sharing vehicles on its streets and require Uber, Lyft, and other companies to pay drivers a minimum rate.
Man Found Guilty Of Kidnapping Lyft DriverProsecutors say a California man who ordered a Lyft driver at gunpoint to make a trip from Maryland to a Washington, D.C., apartment has been found guilty.
Lyft To Offer Free Rides For March For Our Lives AttendeesRide-share company Lyft is offering free rides for people going to March For Our Lives demonstrations across the country.