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New York City Cab Drivers

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New York City's Immigrant Cab Drivers Say They're Unfairly Targeted By NYPD | Christopher Mathias | Posted 04.06.2015 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A few summers ago, Victor Salazar says he was driving west in midtown Manhattan on 46th Street when suddenly he saw a red light. “So...

Help New York's Candy Cab Driver Get A Sweet New Ride

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.15.2014 | Good News

Mansoor Khalid has dedicated his life to making the mean streets of New York feel a bit nicer. Now it's time we return the favor. The New York City...

Pigeon Vs. Rat

Joe Hutcheson | Posted 11.24.2013 | New York
Joe Hutcheson

I rolled my eyes and settled back into my seat, tears beginning to sting my lower lids. I prayed for the light to change. I prayed for my life to change.

Best NYC Cab Driver Ever Gives Candy To Riders

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.01.2012 | Impact

Mansoor Khalid was devastated when his 2-year-old son died in April after a long battle with heart disease. But the resilient cab driver refused to le...

How To Spot A Prostitute, The Cab Driver Edition

Posted 05.16.2012 | New York

A new bill in city council, seemingly modeled after the plotline of Taxi Driver, aims to give hookers a fare chance at escaping exploitation. The ...

Cabbie Arrested For Raping Passenger

Posted 01.10.2012 | New York

Cops have arrested a New York City cab driver for allegedly raping a female passenger at knifepoint in his taxi. In May, the victim, an unidentifie...

Taxi Cab Drivers Get New Dress Code | BILL SANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's time for shabby cabbies to tidy up. Taxi and Limousine Commissioners today gave the thumbs up to a new rule requiring drivers to maintain a "a p...