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Most Haligonians would be okay with a service like Uber operating in HRM

According to a new poll, there is majority support for online transportation and ride sourcing services in the four biggest Maritime communities According to a new poll, there is majority support for online transportation and...

Uber driver convicted of raping female passenger, faces 20 years in prison

By Keith L. AlexanderAugust 10 The surveillance video at a Maryland motel parking lot shows a man lifting a woman from the back of his Uber, hoisting her limp body so her feet don’t touch...

This taxi driver kicked out a fare for verbally harassing women

HALIFAX—A Halifax taxi driver who is being praised online for kicking a catcaller out of his cab said he took a stand because “I can’t let people do such things.” Kourosh Hemmat, a Casino Taxi...

Halifax taxi service for women drives into opposition by some male drivers

Lady Drive-Her is a new airport taxi service run by women for female passengers Elizabeth Chiu · CBC News · Posted: Jun 06, 2017 6:21 PM AT | Last Updated: June 7, 2017 Crissy McDow, front...

Woman says she was stalked by Uber driver

Uber’s advertisements have long promised women that they are the “safe ride home.” That wasn’t the case for Hannah Crossgrove. She spoke to CBC’s The Fifth Estate about a driver who showed up at...

Uber kept Chattanooga driver after sexual battery claim and then he did it again,...

Two women have sued Uber for negligence because the company failed to fire a Chattanooga driver after he was accused of committing sexual battery, according to court documents. Uber's inaction allowed the driver to later expose himself...

Ride-hailing, taxi bylaw moves ahead in Saskatoon

Councillors want mandatory criminal records checks for all drivers, city-issued decals for ride sharing cars CBC News · Posted: Jul 24, 2018 12:11 PM CT | Last Updated: July 24 Saskatoon city council has asked for...

Halifax taxi driver rescues young woman from assault

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017 1:56PM EDT Halifax Regional Police have charged a man with assault, after a taxi driver came to a young woman’s rescue following an alleged attack in the city’s south...

Spanish taxis block roads in ‘anti-Uber’ protest

Taxi drivers across Spain have joined a strike against ride-hailing companies like Uber, demanding the government restrict their numbers. The striking taxi drivers, some of whom have been camping out for days, say the services...

No easy ride for ride-hailing in BC as province delays implementation again

BC is looking to increase the number of taxis on the road as people continue to wait for ride-hailing service According to the province, youll have to wait until at least the fall of 2019...

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