While rolling out a new pricing system in the US, the San Francisco-based, on-demand ride service uncovered the error, which it said could cost tens of millions of dollars to correct.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres made the proposal to the UN General Assembly to address a major shortfall in the $400 million needed to help Haiti recover from the epidemic.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz set up a new company in April, just a day before announcing he wouldn’t run for re-election. Chaffetz, a five-term Republican, says he doesn’
NEW YORK (AP) — Uber has admitted to underpaying its New York City drivers tens of millions of dollars for the past 2 1/2 years. The ride-hailing company on Tuesday said each affected driver would ge
BIG SUR, Calif. - A massive landslide that went into the Pacific Ocean is the latest natural disaster to hit a California community that relies heavily on an iconic coastal ......
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists think they have answered a whale of a mystery: How the ocean creatures got so huge so quickly. A few million years ago, the largest whales, averaged maybe 15 feet long. T
President Trump said on his first foreign visit that peace between Israelis and Palestinians is possible.
NEW YORK (AP) — A New Jersey high school senior and another person mowed down by a driver on a Times Square sidewalk were released from hospitals Tuesday, but four other victims are still hospitalize
As the political crisis in Venezuela deepens, more parents choose not to send their children to school.
Hundreds of delegates gather at Uluru to discuss formally recognising Australia's first inhabitants.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A trial date has been set for a 21-year-old Alaska man accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend when he tried to kill himself and the bullet struck the woman after passing
FLANDREAU, S.D. (AP) — A man on trial for his alleged role in a marijuana grow room on the Flandreau Santee Sioux Reservation testified Tuesday that he had visited the facility just three times, as p
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has visited the Massachusetts high school where his wife attended. The 33-year-old billionaire and his wife, Priscilla Chan, stopped by Quincy High S
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An impasse among Oklahoma lawmakers over how to fix the state’s worst budget problem in decades has sent the legislature spiraling into chaos and focused blame on the usual
Bahraini forces clashed with Shiite Muslim protesters, killing five people and wounding hundreds of others in a flare-up of a long-running confrontation between the Sunni monarchy and majority Shiite
The blue whale dwarfs its ancestors and it seems seasonal feeding is the reason.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island House of Representatives has passed legislation that would deregulate the business of African-style hair braiding, which practitioners say is a cultural tradi
WASHINGTON — Former CIA Director John Brennan said yesterday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the US presidential campaign, tel
Mexico is the world's fourth largest car exporter, but could Donald Trump bring this to an end?
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man accused of using an Army surgical kit to castrate a transgender woman at her Denver apartment has been charged. James Pennington was charged Tuesday with second-degree as
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Police have charged a woman in southern Alberta with making online threats against the prime minister's wife and the Canadian government.
RCMP Cpl. Hal Turnbull said investigators
BERLIN — Germany's defense minister says the country is committed to spending 2 percent of its gross domestic product on defense in keeping with its pledge t
The Paris monument went completely dark to honor the victims of the bombing that killed more than 20 people and injured dozens of others during an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena.
NEW YORK (AP) — There will be no fine for Stephen Colbert’s risque joke about President Donald Trump. A Federal Communications Commission spokesman said Tuesday that the agency received “
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A jury has awarded nearly $256.5 million to a California auto dealership owner who claimed Nissan had a secret plan to put him out of business during the recession. The Orang
ORILLIA, Ont. - The police chief of a northwestern Ontario city is facing charges following a five-month investigation into alleged criminal wrongdoing.
Ontario Provincial Police say Jean Paul Levesq
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Rihanna Hardy had been excited about seeing Ariana Grande ever since she got her concert ticket as a gift at Christmas. So when the day came, the 11-year-old left school a
Chants of 'Manchester! Manchester!' ring out as thousands gather for a multi-faith vigil in the city centre to remember the victims of the deadly suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ownership of the Idaho house where Ernest Hemingway wrote some of his last works before killing himself in the main entryway in 1961 has changed hands but will stay off limits to
The change in federal law would have to be approved by Congress before it could take effect.
YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Cameroon's Camrail was "mainly to blame" for a train crash that killed some 79 people last October, largely because the train was going at more than twice the speed limit, was over
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney, defending an administration that promises more economic growth than many think it can deliver, said Tuesday it’s the Obama administration
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A judge declares a mistrial in the case of former New Mexico deputy charged in the shooting death of a fellow deputy.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's unpopular President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday vowed to push ahead with a new congress to rewrite the constitution, despite dissent within his own ranks and major protes