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  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The resignation sent shockwaves through Silicon Valley and leaves Uber's board of directors with the problem of...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The resignation sent shockwaves through Silicon Valley and left Uber's board of directors with the problem of finding a...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The resignation sent shockwaves through Silicon Valley and left Uber's board of directors with the problem of finding a...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The 40- year-old's pugnacious style largely defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus...

  • Positive on Uber now with Kalanick gone: Holder

    CNBC's Deirdre Bosa reports on Former Attorney General Eric Holder's comments on Uber CEO's resignation.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The 40- year-old's pugnacious style largely defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus...

  • Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies.

    Travis Kalanick's exit from Uber leaves his successor with many controversies to manage, says Vox's Timothy B. Lee.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder of one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under pressure from investors after a string of setbacks. The 40- year-old's pugnacious style largely defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus...

  • June 21- Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, co-founder one of the most influential technology companies of its generation, resigned on Tuesday under mounting pressure from investors over his leadership. Venture capital firm Benchmark, whose partner Bill Gurley is one of Uber's largest shareholders and sits on its board, as well as...

  • On Wednesday, Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick resigned under pressure from investors. -_ Jan. 28: After President Donald Trump releases his first executive order on immigration, New York taxi drivers protest by refusing to pick up passengers at Kennedy Airport for an hour. —Feb. 2: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick quits President Trump's council of business...

  • June 21- Uber Technologies Inc co-founder Travis Kalanick stepped down as chief executive of the ride-hailing service, following intense pressure from investors, a company spokesman said on Wednesday. Attorney General Eric Holder, who was hired by Uber to look into its culture and workplace practices after a female former employee publicly accused the...

  • DETROIT— Travis Kalanick, the combative and embattled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company. He will remain on the Uber Technologies Inc. board. Uber posted a $708 million first-quarter loss, unable to turn $3.4 billion in revenue into a profit.

  • June 21- Uber Technologies Inc co-founder Travis Kalanick stepped down as chief executive of the ride-hailing service, following intense pressure from investors, the New York Times reported on Wednesday. Five large investors, including venture capital firm Benchmark, demanded that the CEO resign immediately in a letter delivered to Kalanick while he was in...

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart. The San Francisco company will continue to collect part of ride-cancellation fees, as well as the waiting-time charges. The tipping option, long available in the app of rival...

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart. The San Francisco company will continue to collect part of ride-cancellation fees, as well as the new waiting-time charges. The tipping option, long available in the app of...

  • Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies.

    After Uber's slew of crises, CEO Travis Kalanick's departure will leave the company in a broken state, writes Vox's Timothy Lee.

  • In a 2013 file photo, then-FBI director nominee Jim Comey (R) applauds outgoing FBI director Robert Mueller in the Rose Garden at the White House.

    Robert Mueller must tread carefully when investigating President Trump because of his past relationship with James Comey, John Malcolm says.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 14- With Chief Executive Travis Kalanick taking a leave of absence from Uber Technologies Inc, the vacant job of chief operating officer takes on a lot more importance as the company frames the position as key to solving its woes. Kalanick, under fire for crass behavior and fostering a culture of sexism and rule-breaking, in early March...

  • June 13- Uber Technologies Inc's Chief. Executive Travis Kalanick said on Tuesday he would take time away from the company he helped to found, following a slew of high-level executive departures in the past few months. Attorney General Eric Holder, hired to look into its culture and practices.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 13- Uber Technologies Inc director David Bonderman said on Tuesday that he has resigned from the company's board following a remark he made during an Uber staff meeting that was widely seen as offensive to women. During Tuesday's meeting, Uber board member Arianna Huffington spoke to employees about the importance of adding more women to...