The Daily Northwestern

Students create airport cab-sharing service for Thanksgiving break

Emily Chin, Reporter

November 24, 2014

Filed under Campus

Northwestern students have a new solution for classmates who need to share cabs to the airport on school breaks. Four students created a service Saturday called Split that connects students going to the airport at the s...

Uber users voice issues with surge pricing policy

Paige Leskin, City Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics, State

Uber users have voiced their frustration with the rideshare company in the past year, criticizing its policy of the temporary charge increase called “surge pricing.” The Better Business Bureau, which ranks businesses to...

Ride-share regulation bill passes Illinois Senate

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 16, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics, State

A bill that would create new regulations for ride-sharing services passed the Illinois Senate on Thursday and will now move to Gov. Pat Quinn for approval. The bill, which has been criticized by companies such as Uber and Lyft, would req...