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24 Signs You're Addicted To Cabs

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel

Sometimes they overcharge you, and sometimes they smell like a nauseating mix of stale burritos and super-strong air freshener. But we're totally w...

BIZARRE Change Coming

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.14.2013 | DC

Red. It has been said it is the color of anger, danger and fear. If that is the case then it may be fitting that the red is the color a D.C. Tax...

How To Escape Sticky Travel Situations

SmarterTravel | Posted 02.06.2013 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Here are the play-by-plays to get through 10 sticky travel situations -- then get unstuck and get on with your vacation.

NYC Taxs Running Out Of Gas

Reuters | Posted 01.01.2013 | New York

(Changes date to Nov 1) * More than half of all NYC, NJ service stations shut down * Wall Street banks in lower Manhatta...

Locked Doors

Jill Knapp | Posted 09.27.2012 | New York
Jill Knapp

I can't tell you how many times it's happened to me. I stand there, in the rain, or in the snow, or on a perfectly beautiful spring day and I hail a lit cab, and it just drives right on by me.

Someone Else's Money

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 07.04.2012 | Money
Howard Steven Friedman

What was motivating the hundreds of people to prefer to stand on a taxi line at one in the morning rather than share a taxi?

WATCH: Comedian Offers Free Cab Rides To New Yorkers

Posted 11.28.2011 | Comedy

Comedian Mark Malkoff likes to do social experiments over at My Damn Channel from time to time, and this week he decided to rent out a New York City t...

A $425 Cab Ride From D.C. To New York City

Peter Mandel | Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel
Peter Mandel

I could've just taken the train, but on a whim, and packing my sense of adventure, I was going from D.C. to New York by taxi cab.

New App Warns Users Of Smelly Taxis, Cabbies

Posted 10.19.2011 | Chicago

They say that entrepreneurial inspiration can come from just about anywhere, but for 32-year-old Chicago-based smartphone app developer Adam Saffro, i...

New York Approves New Cabs

AP | By DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 09.20.2011 | New York

DETROIT -- New York City has approved the Ford Taurus sedan and Ford Transit Connect van for use as taxis for the next two years, allowing the carmake...

NYC Considers Adding 1,500 Yellow Cabs

nytimes.com | MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM | Posted 07.16.2011 | New York

Eight million New Yorkers. Thirteen thousand yellow cabs. It is a ratio that can flummox a person, particularly during a rainstorm at rush hour. A ne...

Plan To Legalize Livery Car Pickups Angers Yellow Cab Drivers

Bed-Stuy, NY Patch | Cleon Alert | Email the Author | 12:47pm | Posted 06.14.2011 | New York

In a bid to increase taxi service for residents in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens and Staten Island, Mayor Bloomberg and the Taxi and Limousine Commissio...

WATCH: Going Undercover To Ensure Cab Rides For All

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

There's been quite a few undercover video stings recently, like when Mayor Bloomberg sent undercover investigators to a gun show in Arizona to show ho...

Hundreds Of New York Cabbies Routinely Overcharge

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Grand Theft Auto- Part 1

Greg Selkoe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Greg Selkoe

What is the most overlooked key issue of our time? A nuclear Iran, America's failing education system, the need for better dental hygiene? The answ...

Taxi Share-a-ride Pilot Program Planned

nydailynews.com | By Oren Yaniv | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A pilot program at three locations where two or more riders can hop into a cab for a discounted fare should be rolling out next month, the Taxi & Limo...

Cash or Credit? In a Taxi, It Depends Which Side of the Partition You're On

Melissa Plaut | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Melissa Plaut

When you swipe your card, the driver has to pay a hefty 5% extra. Why are New York's cabbies paying so much? Because of all the middlemen. A few people are making truckloads of money on drivers' backs.

Cab Drivers Honored

New York Times | Andrew Keh | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Twenty cabdrivers from around the country, including seven from New York City, were honored in a ceremony Wednesday afternoon by the International Ass...

Cost Of NYC Taxi Medallions Soars To $766,000

USA TODAY | Taylor McGraw | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- As Wall Street still wobbles under the pressure of a weak economy, one New York asset class stands firmly on all four wheels. Taxi medalli...

Taxicab Confessions: Cab Drivers Share Weirdest Stories

New York Times | Peter Khoury | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Tales of lust, sorrow, crime, brushes with fame and just plain weirdness all seem to find their way to New York City's cabbies, who have a front-row s...