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Indiana providing $15 Uber, Lyft credits through in 6 cities, says Associated Press

From Associated Press: INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A state agency is partnering with Uber and Lyft to provide people with free, safe rides home. The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute says its Sober Ride Indiana pilot program will...

Uber news: Woman arrested in San Francisco assault on Uber driver

From Associated Press: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A woman was arrested Thursday on suspicion of pepper-spraying an Uber driver in San Francisco who was coughed at and insulted after he demanded a passenger wear a...

Associated Press on T-Mobile: T-Mobile expansion to bring 540 new jobs to South Carolina

From Associated Press: CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — One of the largest wireless networks in the country has announced plans to expand operations in South Carolina’s Charleston County. T-Mobile on Wednesday said its $10.2 million investment...

Uber headlines: Man charged in fatal shooting of Uber driver in Detroit

From Associated Press: DETROIT (AP) — A 25-year-old man has been charged in the fatal shooting of an Uber driver in Detroit. Carlous Skipper Jr. was expected to be arraigned Thursday in Detroit’s 36th District Court...

Uber headlines: Kim and Kanye: Tales of an uber celeb marriage gone wrong

From Associated Press: NEW YORK (AP) — Holograms and Twitter rants, roving gospel gatherings and billion-dollar business ventures. If there’s one word that defines the lives of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West, it’s BIG. As...

Amazon ordered to stop selling illegal pesticides online, Warns Associated Press

From Associated Press: SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon.com, Inc. has been ordered for the third time in three years to stop selling illegal pesticides on its online marketplace, including some products claiming to kill viruses, federal...

Uber headlines: Uber will bring the booze after acquiring Drizly for $1.1B

From Associated Press: NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is bringing the booze. The mobile ride-hailing company said Tuesday that it is acquiring the alcohol-delivery platform Drizly for $1.1 billion in stock and cash. Uber expects more...

American Express customers take note: American Express 4Q profit fell 15% on virus impact

From Associated Press: CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — American Express said its fourth-quarter profits dropped by 15% from a year ago, as the global pandemic kept cardmembers from dining out, traveling and entertaining. The New York-based company...

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Wells Fargo, Hispanic Banker Settle Job Discrimination Lawsuit, says Bloomberg Law

From Bloomberg Law: Wells Fargo Bank NA and a Hispanic former personal banker resolved his lawsuit alleging race discrimination and...

Judge OKs $8.4M Deal In Uber Classification Suit, warns Law360

From Law360: More than 1,300 Uber Technologies Inc. drivers who claimed that their employer misclassified them as independent contractors...

Take action against Uber: Court Approves Uber’s $8.43 Million California Driver Settlement

From Bloomberg Law: Uber Technologies Inc. will pay $8.43 million to a class of California drivers who alleged they were...