Edition:
United States
Pictures | Wed May 8, 2019 | 5:00pm EDT

Uber drivers strike ahead of IPO

Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Close
1 / 15
An Uber driver paints on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An Uber driver paints on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An Uber driver paints on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
Close
2 / 15
Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Close
3 / 15
Members of the Independent Drivers Guild drive across the Brooklyn Bridge as part of a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Members of the Independent Drivers Guild drive across the Brooklyn Bridge as part of a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Members of the Independent Drivers Guild drive across the Brooklyn Bridge as part of a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Close
4 / 15
Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Close
5 / 15
Drivers takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Drivers takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Drivers takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
6 / 15
A driver holds a placard next to the wall street bull as he takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A driver holds a placard next to the wall street bull as he takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A driver holds a placard next to the wall street bull as he takes part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Close
7 / 15
Drivers take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Drivers take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Drivers take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies in New York, May 8. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Close
8 / 15
An Uber driver places adhesive tape on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An Uber driver places adhesive tape on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

An Uber driver places adhesive tape on his car during a strike against the company in Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 8. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
Close
9 / 15
A driver holds a sign during a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A driver holds a sign during a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A driver holds a sign during a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the Uber Greenlight offices in Queens, New York, May 8. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
10 / 15
Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber's office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber's office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber's office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Close
11 / 15
Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, May 8. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Close
12 / 15
Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Private hire drivers stage a protest outside of the offices of Uber in London, Britain May 8. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
Close
13 / 15
People take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Wall Street in Manhattan, New York City, May 8. REUTERS/Mike Segar

People take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Wall Street in Manhattan, New York City, May 8. REUTERS/Mike Segar

People take part in a protest against Uber and other app-based ride-hailing companies outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Wall Street in Manhattan, New York City, May 8. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Close
14 / 15
Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Protesters join an Uber drivers' strike for higher wages at LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, May 8. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Close
15 / 15

Next Slideshows

Meghan and Harry welcome baby Archie

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan showed off their newborn son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, saying the arrival of their "little bundle of joy" was magic.

May 08 2019

The Met Gala

Highlights from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala celebrating "Camp: Notes On Fashion."

May 07 2019

Living in the ruins of Aleppo's former frontline

Residents, with homes in areas that suffered the most damage in a war now into its ninth year, must now make do living in the rubble of the historic Syrian...

May 07 2019

Reuters reporters jailed in Myanmar freed from prison

Convicted of breaking Myanmar's Official Secrets Act, Reuters journalists Wa Lone, 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, had spent more than 500 days in jail when they were...

May 07 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

Venezuelan migrants cross into Peru as border tightens

Venezuelan migrants cross into Peru as border tightens

Thousands of Venezuelans cross into Peru despite a crackdown on migrants without passports or visas meant to stem the flood of immigration from their crisis-stricken nation, as many lacking those documents filed asylum requests instead.

Paris Air Show

Paris Air Show

Highlights from the 53rd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport.

Women's World Cup: Day 13

Women's World Cup: Day 13

Highlights from June 19 at the Women's World Cup in France.

Exhausted polar bear wanders into Siberian city

Exhausted polar bear wanders into Siberian city

A starving polar bear has strayed from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered, visibly exhausted and seemingly ill, into the major Russian industrial city of Norilsk in northern Siberia.

Mexico's crackdown on migrants

Mexico's crackdown on migrants

Mexico ramps up security on its southern border with Guatemala as part of an agreement with Washington after Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Mexican goods if the government did not stem the flow of migrants reaching the United States.

Strong quake strikes northwest Japan

Strong quake strikes northwest Japan

A strong and shallow earthquake struck Japan's northwest coast around Niigata prefecture on Tuesday, triggering a small tsunami, shaking buildings and cutting power to around 9,000 buildings.

Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign in Florida

Trump launches 2020 re-election campaign in Florida

President Donald Trump formally kicks off his 2020 re-election campaign in the battleground state of Florida.

Women's World Cup: Day 12

Women's World Cup: Day 12

Highlights from June 18 at the Women's World Cup in France.

Hats and horses at the Royal Ascot

Hats and horses at the Royal Ascot

Royals, races and headwear at the annual racing event that draws around 300,000 people over five days.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast