New Yorkers are the best tippers for Lyft drivers

New Yorkers are the best tippers for Lyft drivers

New Yorkers may act tough, but we’re softies when it comes to tipping. The Big Apple is home to the nation’s highest average tip amounts for Lyft drivers — with residents dropping up to $1,000 in extra cash on any given night,…

What to do next on congestion — and fixing the MTA

What to do next on congestion — and fixing the MTA

Gov. Cuomo and the state Legislature have finally found a new revenue source for the MTA: the app-based for-hire vehicles that serve more than 600,000 riders every day, most of them on the narrow island of Manhattan. These cars, along with taxis,…

Uber losses widen as scandals pile up

Uber losses widen as scandals pile up

Uber’s quarterly losses widened, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday, as the ride-hailing company wades through legal troubles and faces regulatory scrutiny across the globe. The Silicon Valley-based company’s net loss increased to $1.46 billion in the third…