December 18th, 2014
10:15 PM ET

Uber’s growing pains

Police in Boston are charging an Uber driver with rape, kidnapping and assault for an alleged attack on a woman who used the company’s app to call for a ride. An Uber spokeman calls the attack a “despicable crime.” It is just one of the serious problems the company is dealing with.
Uber is now worth more than $40 billion. Dan Simon looks at some of the growing pains that come with Uber’s explosive success.

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