The Daily Northwestern

New ride-sharing app connects students traveling to same destination

Kimberly Go, Reporter

May 13, 2015

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology, Student Government

CabEasy, a ride-sharing app that recently launched at Northwestern, hopes to lower transportation costs for students by connecting them with other members of the university community going to the same destination. The smartphone...

Northwestern student held at gunpoint by police

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Police held a Northwestern student at gunpoint and briefly detained him Friday morning. Weinberg senior Daniel Ngai said he was riding in an Uber back to his apartment around 3 a.m. Friday when the car was pulled over by...

Evanston City Council to weigh regulations on ride-share services

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

January 21, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston City Council will discuss whether to move forward with regulations on ride-sharing companies such as Uber, Lyft and Sidecar at next Monday’s meeting, city manager Wally Bobkiewicz said. The opinions of aldermen...