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1/16The new normal for taxi medallion prices: less than $200,000CRAIN'Shttps://t.co/qhGsFjTXo3
1/16This Woman’s “Nightmare” Uber Ride Was Probably Worse Than YoursPhilly Maghttp://po.st/WiFQ3t
1/16US regulators will 'carefully' review GM's request to launch
a self-driving car WITHOUT a steering wheel or pedals on public roads in 2019
Daily Mailhttp://dailym.ai/2FEsKsi
1/16Cuomo’s tough budget choice: protect the public — or his own ambitionsN.Y. POSThttp://nyp.st/2D7ZUTm
1/16Sen. Charles Schumer Asks DOT to Step in After JFK Airport DisasterNBC4-NYhttps://t.co/2jiC6EQsQg
1/16Cold War In Vegas: Taxis, Lyft, Uber Fight It OutForbeshttps://t.co/FfzV1kLK5L
1/15NYC Taxi Medallion Sold at Auction for High Bid of $185,000 CREDIT UNION
WATCH
http://creditunionwatch.blogspot.com/2018/01/nyc-taxi-medallion-sold-at-auction-for.html
1/15Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Selling 29% Of His Stake In The Company…How Much Is That Worth?CELEBRITY NET WORTHhttps://www.celebritynetworth.com/articles/billionaire-news/
uber-ceo-travis-kalanick-selling-29-stake-company-much-worth/
1/15Colorado fines Lyft for using driver with serious feloniesCOLORADOANhttp://noconow.co/2DchpRF
1/15Uber, Lyft expected to follow same safety rules as taxi operators: OppalNEWS1130http://www.news1130.com/2018/01/14/uber-lyft-rules-taxi-operators/
1/15Losing money rapidly, how long can Uber last?salonhttps://www.salon.com/2018/01/14/losing-money-rapidly-how-long-can-uber-last/
1/15Senior citizens will lead the self-driving revolution THE VERGEhttps://www.theverge.com/2018/1/10/16874410/
voyage-self-driving-cars-villages-florida-retirement-communities
1/14Plan to relieve Manhattan gridlock with tolls gains momentumBOSTON HERALDhttp://www.bostonherald.com/news/national/2018/01/
plan_to_relieve_manhattan_gridlock_with_tolls_gains_momentum
1/14Didi Buys 99 Taxis, Igniting Fight With Uber in Latin AmericaBloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-03/
didi-buys-99-taxis-igniting-fight-with-uber-in-latin-america
1/14Uber driver charged in rape of 16-year-old girl SOURCELINK
1/14Mercedes Rolls, Bursts Into Flames on Major Deegan Expressway, Killing Driver: NYPDNBC-NYhttps://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Mercedes-Rolls-
Bursts-Into-Flames-on-Major-Deegan-Expressway-Killing-Driver-469120233.html
1/14Race to build a million-mile car becomes a realityFINANCIAL TIMEShttps://t.co/L8KSftoXKl
1/13To Measure the 'Uber Effect,' Cities Get CreativeCITYLABhttps://www.citylab.com/transportation/2018/01/to-measure-the-uber-effect-cities-get-creative/550295/
1/13G.M. Says Its Driverless Car Could Be in Fleets by Next YearN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2EB9eLL
1/13Inside Uber’s $100,000 Payment to a Hacker, and the FalloutN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2EBBApk
1/13Build a Wall Between Uber and Travis KalanickBloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-01-12/build-a-wall-between-uber-and-travis-kalanick
1/13Uber must give up some secrets, Florida court rulesSun-Sentinelhttp://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/transportation/
fl-reg-uber-payments-not-trade-secrets-court-rules-20180110-story.html
1/13After rejecting Uber, London renews Addison Lee's licenceYAHOOhttps://uk.news.yahoo.com/car-addison-lees-licence-renewed-london-141845566--sector.html
1/13Current and former Uber security staffers cast doubt on spying claimsCNBChttp://cnb.cx/2mpUuIg
1/13Calgary Uber driver removed from app after sending profanity-laced, sexual email to customerjumphttps://jumpradio.ca/news/3962104/calgary-uber-driver-removed-sexual-email/
1/13Citi Bike contract renewedCRAIN'Shttps://t.co/IsSgVyftAT
1/12The great traffic debate: Congestion pricing or an Uber cap?CRAIN'Shttps://t.co/BG8IStX6MX
1/12City Council elevates some business-friendly membersCRAIN'Shttps://t.co/GFypY2i9Wc
1/12Millennials are less likely to tip their Uber driversN.Y. POSThttp://nyp.st/2qUd2pz
1/12Uber’s Secret Tool for Keeping the Cops in the DarkBloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-11/
uber-s-secret-tool-for-keeping-the-cops-in-the-dark
1/12Uber’s valuation dropped 20 percent, according to some investorsrecodehttps://www.recode.net/2018/1/11/16879370/mutual-
funds-uber-wall-street-fidelity-principal-blackrock-valuation
1/12Speaker Corey Johnson fills leadership positions, awards top spots to Democrats who helped himN.Y. DAILY NEWShttp://nydn.us/2DkIzDy
1/11Yellow Cabs Losing Turf at NYC Airports to Ride-Hailing Services Wall Street
Journal
https://t.co/HOjlXPYyoX
1/11Uber Shuffles Staff Ahead Of Congestion Pricing PushSTATE OF POLITICShttp://www.nystateofpolitics.com/2018/01/uber-shuffles-staff-ahead-of-congestion-pricing-push/
1/11CES painfully exposes Uber and Lyft’s big convenience problemTNW https://tnw.to/2CNOH6i
1/11Nearly 60 livery cabs targeted in vandalism spree in QueensABChttp://abc7ny.com/2926085/
1/11NYC subway terror bombing suspect indictedABChttp://abcn.ws/2Eumfa2
1/11Does Manhattan need a congestion tax on Uber? Learn Libertyhttp://www.learnliberty.org/blog/does-manhattan-need-a-congestion-tax-on-uber/
1/11Uber, taxi industry make their case as ride-hailing hearings begin in VancouverGlobal NEWShttps://globalnews.ca/news/3953228/uber-taxi-industry-hearings-vancouver/
1/11He Weaned Himself From Ride-Hailing Apps. Here’s Why.N.Y. Times https://nyti.ms/2FqIgYI
1/11Uber must give up some secrets, Florida court rulesSun-Sentinelhttp://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/transportation/
fl-reg-uber-payments-not-trade-secrets-court-rules-20180110-story.html
1/10Congestion pricing faces an uphill battle in the Assembly, tooPOLITICOhttps://t.co/3cIpQO5gmy
1/10Pamela Anderson For Crying Out Loud ... Don't Uber/Lyft Alone!!!TMZhttp://www.tmz.com/2018/01/09/pam-anderson-dont-uber-lyft-alone-ride-hail-app/#
1/10‘Prince of Taxis’ plots Uber’s defeat in JapanFINANCIAL TIMEShttps://t.co/LATqyeyNfs
1/10Uber reaches $3 million settlement with New York drivers over feesCNBC http://cnb.cx/2D0tfys
1/10What’s Old Is New Again: Surge PricingPYMNTS.comhttps://www.pymnts.com/commerce/2018/uber-surge-pricing-ridesharing-retail-gebni/
1/10New York Transit Agency to Test All-Electric BusesTHE DRIVEhttp://www.thedrive.com/sheetmetal/17510/new-york-transit-agency-to-test-all-electric-buses
1/9Pamela Anderson New Ride-Hail PSA ... Tied to #MeTooTMZhttp://www.tmz.com/2018/01/08/pamela-anderson-new-rideshare-app-ad-psa-metoo/#
1/9City's wishful thinking on taxi medallionsCRAIN'Shttps://t.co/XvHSjelLHo
1/9De Blasio’s Vision Zero program drives down traffic deaths to new low, as cyclist fatalities increaseN.Y. DAILY NEWShttp://nydn.us/2ElM6AQ
1/9Travis Kalanick is selling $1.4B in Uber stock—
here's what happens if you suddenly have a billion dollars
CNBChttp://cnb.cx/2m8c9UH
1/9Here’s who controls Uber after its megadeal with SoftBankrecodehttps://www.recode.net/2018/1/8/16865598/uber-softbank-
control-board-power-stocks-benchmark-travis-kalanick-dara-khosrowshahi
1/9Taking Back the Streets:medium.comhttps://t.co/coKKux4gnv
1/9Uber is working with Toyota to create a vehicle and system that is built for ride-sharingrecodehttps://www.recode.net/2018/1/8/16864916/uber-partnership-toyota-ces-volvo-daimler
1/9As Uber pleads, Burnaby adds taxisCBChttp://www.cbc.ca/1.4478376
1/9Uber consultation in Aberdeen branded 'farcical'BBChttp://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-42606973#
1/8How to Get New York Moving AgainN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2EjxWA6
1/8Ad Warns Riders About Uber and Lyft, but Some Call It AlarmistN.Y. Times https://nyti.ms/2EkTYCF
1/8Why yellow is top choice world overTIMES of INDIAhttp://toi.in/M2zcfZ/a24gk
1/8Uber’s Rivals Muscle In to Lure Passengers and Regulators in EuropeBloomberghttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-08/
uber-s-rivals-muscle-in-to-lure-passengers-regulators-in-europe
1/8Riding in a self-driving Lyft is so smooth, you'll forget it's a robotMashablehttp://mashable.com/2018/01/08/lyft-aptiv-self-driving-ces/#o.boMDC8gGO9
1/8Frozen pipe causes flooding, adds to chaos at JFK airportNBC-NYhttps://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/water-main-
break-baggage-pileup-jfk-airport-add-winter-travel-n835431
1/8Sprint CEO Joining Uber’s Board Due To SoftBank’s InvestmentAHhttps://www.androidheadlines.com/2018/01/sprint-
ceo-joining-ubers-board-due-to-softbanks-investment.html
1/7No ‘congestion pricing’ unless the MTA stops its multibillion-dollar wasteN.Y. POSThttp://nyp.st/2Cxt5uC
1/7Everyone that’s cashed out since Uber’s SoftBank deal (so far)FAST COMPANYhttps://www.fastcompany.com/40514137/everyone-thats-cashed-out-since-ubers-softbank-deal-so-far
1/7Business picks up for taxi companies after winter stormWWAYhttps://www.wwaytv3.com/2018/01/06/business-picks-up-for-taxi-companies-after-winter-storm/
1/7Sprint’s Marcelo Claure will join Uber’s board, which is set to grow to 17 directorsrecodehttps://www.recode.net/2018/1/6/16858802/sprint-marcelo-claure-uber-board-17-directors
1/7On the Road: Uber, Lyft drivers will soon have higher DUI standard than other motorists THE PRESS ENTERPRISEhttps://www.pe.com/2018/01/06/on-the-road-uber-lyft-
drivers-will-soon-have-higher-dui-standard-than-other-motorists/
1/7Pay back taxes, Vietnam court tells UberTHE NATIONhttp://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/Startup_and_IT/30335571
1/6Uber Shareholders Including Kalanick Loosen Grip With Sales of StockN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2EdW9Ic
1/6Many People Hailing a Taxi in the Bitter Cold!pahomepage.comhttp://www.pahomepage.com/news/many-people-hailing-a-taxi-in-the-bitter-cold/903912407
1/6Has Uber Lost Its One True Believer?VANITY FAIRhttps://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/01/travis-kalanick-selling-uber-shares
1/6Your car may soon serve you ads — how about a pizza?siliconbeathttp://www.siliconbeat.com/2018/01/05/your-car-may-soon-serve-you-ads-how-about-a-pizza/
1/6Perth Stadium off limits to cars and Uber, but not taxiswww.abc.net.auhttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-01-06/perth-stadium-uber-ban/9308490
1/5Android malware mimics Uber's UI to steal your log-inYAHOOhttps://t.co/kh4VNlMBrP
1/5Didi takeover of Brazil’s 99 piles pressure on UberFINANCIAL TIMEShttps://t.co/Yf1kix1IPs
1/5Uber Refuses To Refund Passenger Who Got Cheated
By The Driver, So He Shares His Shocking Photos Online
boredpandahttps://www.boredpanda.com/this-is-why-uber-need-to-background-check-their-drivers/?llid=
Y718a&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=link&utm_campaign=liquidsocial&utm_content=EKZ8
1/5Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick reportedly selling 29 percent of stakeN.Y.POSThttp://nyp.st/2CHgb0I
1/5De Blasio Declares Winter Weather Emergency For NYC As Snowstorm Clobbers AreaWCBS-NYhttp://cbsloc.al/2CQMkAy#.Wk9eBGdy7xU
1/5Competing With the Giants in Race to Build Self-Driving CarsN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2EWGWfU
1/5Cuomo floats use of eminent domain for Penn Station overhaulCRAIN'Shttps://t.co/AShXjB72QE
1/5New York's Largest Credit Union Sues Former 'Taxi King'Credit Union Timeshttps://t.co/QjazRXPedc
1/4Race Rears Its Head as New York City Council Elects New LeaderN.Y. Timeshttps://nyti.ms/2E0QkgY
1/4Uber Says Its ‘No Flirting’ Rule Justifies the Driver Who Left a Gay Couple on the FreewayHORNEThttps://hornetapp.com/stories/ubers-no-flirting-rule/
1/4Uber is sued over payment for mobile ads it called fraudulentREUTERShttps://reut.rs/2lO8Brp
1/4‘You in?’ – The return of ‘Cash Cab’ with Ben Baileythemaine
EDGE
http://www.themaineedge.com/news/cover-story/you-
in-%E2%80%93-the-return-of-cash-cab-with-ben-bailey
1/4TNCs catch taxis in occupancy rateCRAIN'Shttps://t.co/fdxNgmvQ8I
1/4Uber driver charged in heist of 23,000 iPhones walks freeFOXhttp://fxn.ws/2CAeeUj
1/3Uber investors sell at big discount, but still make billionsABChttp://abcn.ws/2qhMv50
1/3Toss A Coin For Uber’s New Valuationcrunchbasehttps://news.crunchbase.com/news/toss-coin-ubers-new-valuation/
1/3New York to install 1,500 more sidewalk barriers after vehicle attacksREUTERShttps://reut.rs/2A7tUIQ
1/3Cardiff man with cerebral palsy refused Uber rideBBChttp://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-42545078
1/3Taxi drivers, owners sound off on city fare limitSun
Community
News
http://www.suncommunitynews.com/articles/the-sun/taxi-drivers-owners-sound-off-on-city-fare-limit/
1/2Push for New York Congestion Charge Picks Up SteamWSJhttps://t.co/gebMft4gIT
1/2Is Softbank Uber's Savior?FORBEShttps://www.forbes.com/sites/lensherman/2018/01/01/is-softbank-ubers-savior/#6e4225d3d04a
1/2Man says some Uber & Lyft drivers may be scamming you out of moneyVALLEY NEWShttp://www.valleynewslive.com/content/news/Man-says-that-
Uber--Lyft-drivers-may-be-scamming-you-out-of-money-467606823.html
1/2Ridesharing apps slammed on New Year's Eve in RochesterWHAMhttp://13wham.com/news/local/uber-and-lyft-slammed-
with-customers-new-years-eve-creating-surge-in-fares
1/1Aspire Will Auction 14 Taxi Medallions Bids Starting at $150KJewish Voicehttp://thejewishvoice.com/2017/12/20/aspire-will-auction-14-taxi-medallions-bids-starting-150k/
1/1Same-sex couple claims kiss got them kicked out of Uber along freewayKPRChttps://www.click2houston.com/news/same-sex-couple-
claims-they-were-kicked-out-uber-along-busy-freeway-after-kissing
1/1Full transcript: Former Attorney General Eric Holder
and Uber General Counsel Tony West on Recode Decode
recodehttps://www.recode.net/2017/12/31/16831130/transcript-attorney-general-
eric-holder-uber-general-counsel-tony-west-sexual-harassment-decode
1/1The 10 Biggest Business Scandals of 2017FORTUNE http://for.tn/2j8N6jv
1/1NEW YEAR'S UBER SURGE PRICING COULD
SOAR TO THREE OR FOUR TIMES NORMAL RATE FOR RIDE-SHARES
NEWSWEEKhttp://www.newsweek.com/new-years-uber-lyft-surge-pricing-767059
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