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China's Didi suspends 1 carpooling service after killing

China's Didi suspends 1 carpooling service after killingBEIJING (AP) — Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has fired two executives and will suspend one of its carpooling services nationwide starting Monday after a woman was raped and killed allegedly by a driver in eastern China, the company said Sunday.



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China's Didi suspends ride-sharing service after murder

China's Didi suspends ride-sharing service after murderChinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing said Sunday it would suspend its ride-sharing Hitch service after the rape and murder of a passenger, the second such killing this year. The company said it would suspend Didi Hitch — a service which pairs up commuters travelling in the same direction — beginning midnight on Monday. “The incident shows the many deficiencies with our customer service processes, especially the failure to act swiftly on the previous passenger’s complaint and the cumbersome and rigid process of information sharing with the police,” Didi said in a statement on Sunday.



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China's Didi suspends Hitch ride-sharing service after female passenger killed

China's Didi suspends Hitch ride-sharing service after female passenger killedChina’s largest ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing is suspending its Hitch services nationwide, the company said in a statement on Sunday, a day after police said a ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver. Didi Chuxing, the biggest ride-sharing firm globally by number of trips, said it was sorry that the carpooling service would be suspended from Aug. 27 due to “disappointing mistakes” while the company reevaluated the product’s business model. The suspected murder of the 20-year-old woman, who Wenzhou police identified only with the surname Zhao, is the latest in a series of violent crimes that have fuelled safety concerns about the service.



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Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign Following Indictment

Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign Following IndictmentRep. Chris Collins (R-N.Y.) announced Saturday he would not run for re-



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BREAKING: Freight train derailment suspends inbound and outbound light rail service in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

BREAKING: Freight train derailment suspends inbound and outbound light rail service in Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaA Norfolk Southern freight train derailed sending train cars crashing onto the light rail tracks below at Station Square in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Sunday.



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The Latest: Coast Guard suspends search for 2 in plane crash

The Latest: Coast Guard suspends search for 2 in plane crashEAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a small plane crashing off the coast of Long Island (all times local):



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Publix Suspends Contributions To NRA-Backed Politician Amid Protests

Publix Suspends Contributions To NRA-Backed Politician Amid ProtestsProtests prompted supermarket chain Publix to suspend all political



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China's Didi suspends car-pool service after passenger murder

China's Didi suspends car-pool service after passenger murderChinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing said Friday it would suspend its car-pool service for a week as it deals with an outcry over the murder of a flight attendant found dead after ordering a ride home. The 21-year-old woman, identified by police only by her surname Li, was killed the night of May 6, according to police in the central city of Zhengzhou, with state media reporting that she was found half-naked and stabbed at least 20 times. Li, who worked for Chinese budget carrier Lucky Air, had ordered a ride using Didi’s Hitch service, which pairs up commuters heading in the same direction.



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Daily Beast Suspends Joy Reid Column Amid Scrutiny Over Her Hacking Claims

Daily Beast Suspends Joy Reid Column Amid Scrutiny Over Her Hacking ClaimsThe Daily Beast has suspended Joy Reid's column amid mounting scrutiny of the



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Syracuse University suspends fraternity after ‘extremely racist’ video surfaces

Syracuse University suspends fraternity after ‘extremely racist’ video surfacesTheta Tau Fraternity was suspended indefinitely after the video surfaced, which was described by the school’s chancellor as “extremely racist,” amid protests and outage.



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