Uber unveils much-needed passenger safety features
It's also rolling out annual driver background checks around the world.
Uber fined $8.9 million for hiring drivers with criminal records
The company had information about these drivers and chose not to do anything.
Uber drivers the focus of class action suit alleging sexual assault
The complaint also seeks to force Uber to improve driver background checks for sex crimes.
Uber and Lyft may not have to fingerprint drivers in California
A new proposal requires background checks from accredited vendors once a year.
Michigan gunman reportedly worked as Uber driver between shootings
The gunman had allegedly passed the service's background checks.
Former New Delhi Uber driver convicted of rape
Despite having a previous sexual assault conviction, the man passed Uber India's background tests.
'Uber for kids' car service runs afoul of California laws
Shuddle, an on demand driver service that lets strangers drive your kids around, billing itself as...