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Chicago Cabbies

Chicago Cabbies Will Get Hearing On Fare Increase

AP | Posted 04.03.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago cabbies will get a city hearing on their proposal to raise fares by 22 percent even though they didn't collect the required nu...

WATCH: Man Describes Cab Ride From Hell

Posted 03.26.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago man has filed a complaint with the city over a cab driver who allegedly threatened him with a bat and attacked him with pepper spray because...

Taxi Driver Driven To Write Chicago Mystery Novel

Chicago Sun-Times | Queens Crap | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Let's just tell it like it is: Jack Clark started out as a hack writer who was better at driving a cab than meeting deadlines for the Chicago Reader. ...

Cop Charged After Pulling Gun On Cabbie Over $8 Fare

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago Police detective has been charged with theft of services and aggravated assault for allegedly pulling a gun on a cabbie in an off-duty dispu...

Cabbies Assault Passengers For Paying With Credit Cards

CBS 2 | Dave Savini | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Cab riders held prisoner, assaulted and even ripped off - all because of how they wanted to pay their fare. There have been thousands of complaints ag...

Cab Drivers Work More, Earn Less: Study

Chicago Public Radio | Chip Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A new study finds that Chicago cab drivers make a lot less than you may think and that they work more hours than most people. Taxi drivers hope the re...