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Midtown »

Lack of Drivers Snags Lyft's NYC Launch

Lyft was unable to meet demand over the weekend, according to the company and an analysis of the app.

Long Island City »

Uber Offers Free Lifts to Subway Riders During G Train Shutdown

A promo code is good for one free ride between the Nassau Avenue and Court Square stations.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Lyft Gets Extra Week to Reach Deal With City

The ride-sharing operator has been in discussions to make its service legal in the city.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Judge Postpones Restraining Order Ruling as Lyft Proposes Last-Minute Deal

A judge pushed back judgment on Lyft's restraining order to Friday so the two sides could compromise.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYC Lyft Launch Delayed Until At Least Monday, Attorney General Says

The state said Uber competitor Lyft would be operating illegally if it launched Friday as planned.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Ride-Sharing App Lyft Gets Cease and Desist Order From State

Uber competitor Lyft is trying to evade the law, the order said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

City Warns Passengers of Lyft Crackdown as Taxi Service Prepares to Launch

The Taxi and Limousine Commission released the warning to drivers and passengers.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Uber Competitor Lyft Plans Friday Launch Against City Rules, TLC Says

The city said Lyft's launch is set for Friday night, and is against TLC rules.

Bed-Stuy »

Ride-Sharing App Lyft Ready to Give Uber a Run for Its Money

Lyft, a ride-sharing app, is trying to drum up community support to expand into New York.

Woodside »

Uber Driver Killed by Own SUV Remembered as Hardworking Father

Jose Osorio, 58, will be mourned at a wake on Saturday in Brooklyn.

Williamsburg »

TLC Explains E-Hail Rules After Rider Says Cabbie Booted Her for Uber Fare

An editor at the Guardian got into a Twitter back-and-forth with an Uber manager after the incident. 

Williamsburg »

Car Service App Offers Unlimited Ride Pass for Some Brooklyn Residents

A car service app now allows Brooklyn riders to buy unlimited weekly passes.

Chelsea »

Uber Offers Discounted Rides and Deals in Chelsea This Weekend

Riders can get 25 percent off a trip to Chelsea, plus free drinks and discounts at local hotspots.

Upper East Side »

Uber Cab Service Offers $2.50 Rides Anywhere Along Second Ave.

The car service will take riders anywhere on Second Avenue until midnight.

Upper East Side »

Taxi-Share App Offers $4 Cab Rides on Upper East Side

VIA Luxury Ridesharing coordinates commuters with the help of an app.