3,000 Uber Passengers Reported Sex Assaults Last Year

Nine passengers were murdered and 58 riders were killed in crashes last year. These incidents, which include 229 rapes, represent just a small fraction of the more than 1.3 billion rides Uber facilitated in the U.S. in the past year but they come at a time when the company is increasingly under scrutiny for worker and rider safety conditions.

Appeals Court Backs Trump on Migrants, Federal Aid

A divided federal appeals court lifted injunctions blocking the Trump administration from implementing a rule aimed at limiting immigration benefits for individuals who participate in government programs such as food stamps or Medicaid. Judge Jay Bybee criticized Congress for inaction on immigration policy.