Over 8,000 Uber, Lyft drivers fail new Massachusetts background check
Many had suspended licenses, DUIs or violent and sexual offenses.
Uber can't dodge assault lawsuit because of contract drivers
The decision may lead more victims to come forward with claims.
Facebook has banned person-to-person gun sales
The move is an effort to stymie background-check free sales of firearms.
Uber will allow nonviolent criminals to drive in California
The company will relax screening rules for those convicted of nonviolent or nonsexual crimes.
Uber's background checks reportedly missed criminal records
Lawyers claim that Uber's background checks didn't catch at least some drivers with criminal records.
OPM director steps down after hacks affected more than 20 million
Yesterday OPM Director Katherine Archuleta said she planned to lead the effort to secure its system after a pair of devastating security breaches that exposed info on millions of people -- today she resigned.
Uber explores using biometrics and lie detectors to screen drivers
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AOptix e-Gate could improve global airport security, replace ID checks with iris scans
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IATA's Checkpoint of the Future uses biometric IDs to separate do-gooders from terrorists (video)
This, ladies and gentlemen, could be your Checkpoint of the Future -- a new airport security pr...