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Uber, Lyft fail to register in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – Thursday is the first day Uber and Lyft drivers will be allowed to pick up passengers in Ashland. However, police say the companies haven’t registered to do so. The Ashland Police Department said starting October 18, transportation network companies …

Ride-sharing comes to Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber have officially been approved to operate in the city of Ashland. Ashland city councilors passed the ordinance with a 4 to 2 vote Tuesday. “To people who are without cars to get transportation, …

Ashland talks continue on ride-sharing companies

Ashland, Ore. — Ashland city councilors got a first look at an ordinance to bring ride-sharing to Ashland. It’s been an ongoing discussion since Medford began allowing Uber and Lyft to operate. Ashland city council still hasn’t made any official decisions. Rather, councilors …

Self-driving Uber involved in deadly crash

Tempe, Ariz.- (NBC News) A self-driving Uber vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in a late-night accident in Tempe, Arizona, police said on Monday. The accident is believed to be the first pedestrian fatality involving the burgeoning technology of autonomous vehicles. The gray …