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Dara Khosrowshahi has come under fire for comparing the journalist's killing to a glitch in his company's self-driving cars.
'We’ve made mistakes too, right?' said Dara Khosrowshahi. He later expressed regret for his remark.
The Democratic senator suggested the ride-hailing companies aren't taking complaints of sexual misconduct by drivers seriously.
The law could transform the gig economy by requiring some companies to reclassify independent contractors as employees and provide added benefits.

Chief executives of nearly 150 companies are calling on the U.S. Senate to pass gun-control legislation to combat mass shootings.
The legislation, which seeks to categorize many independent contractors as employees with more benefits, could upend the ride-hailing company’s business.
If signed by the governor, the legislation would force tech companies to reclassify independent contractors as employees and provide them with additional benefits.
In the past year, there have been at least three fatal crashes when Tesla cars were in self-driving mode.
The legislation could force tech companies to consider workers who are now independent contractors as employees and provide them with additional benefits.
As autonomous vehicles enter the uncanny valley, experts are asking whether more cars are what cities really need.
The ride-share's giant has yet to make a profit since its founding.
“Respect is a two-way street, and so is accountability,” Uber said.
The New Mexico congresswoman announced the bill the day of a nationwide ride-share drivers strike.
Drivers with the ride-hailing companies are demanding better pay and working conditions.
Jackie Gordon Wilson, 38, tried to steal from riders he knew wouldn't be home, according to San Mateo police.
You shouldn’t have to do a lengthy safety check, but there are some red flags to look out for.
Nathaniel Rowland, 24, is facing kidnapping and murder charges in the death of 21-year-old Samantha Josephson.
“We drivers are being exploited and being taken advantage of by these two giant companies,” one ride-hailing company driver said.
The death of 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg was the first known fatality linked to an autonomous vehicle in the United States.
The self-described "television history footnote" vented after a TMZ report about his regular job.