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Uber Takes the Next Step

Uber’s self-driving cars are coming!

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Laissez-Faire Lefties

Even left-leaning participants in the gig economy are strongly opposed to new taxes and regulations.

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To Be or Not to Be (Employees)

A jury will decide once and for all whether 160,000 Uber drivers in California are independent contractors, as the company contends, or traditional employees, as the plaintiff in the class action suit argues.

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Who Will Be The Party of Uber?

For Republicans to reap the full rewards of backing the gig economy they have to do more than just cheer deregulation; they also need a positive vision for what a social system of support looks like for workers.

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Uber Summons Higher Power in Europe

Uber takes its case all the way to Brussels, even as it fights a challenge in its own backyard.

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French Cabbies: No Égalité for Uber

French protests against Uber show how poorly the country is adjusting to the new economy. But clinging to an old economic system won’t propel France forward.

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London Regulator Rules in Uber's Favor

Despite recent protests, London regulators have decided Uber can continue operating in the city. But the fight isn’t over yet.

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Taxi Protests Hit DC

Yesterday taxi drivers angry over Uber held up traffic over D.C. The result? Paying customers trying to hail taxis had a harder time finding them.

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Seattle Surrenders to the Uber Revolution

Seattle has reversed the cap it put on Uber drivers in March. This is a concession that will make the world greener, raise salaries, and make consumers happier all at one.

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Working for Uber Could Supersize Your Salary

Uber drivers are making big bucks—in the case of full-time drivers in NYC, the median wage is shockingly close to six figures. Who says the coming service economy is all bad?

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Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

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Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

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