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New York Taxi Drivers Fight Drowsy Driving Rule
City cabbies insist they know when to take a break.
Bike Sharing 101
Auto sharing is becoming a more popular method of transportation, so why shouldn't bike sharing follow suit? Quite a few consumers and companies agree with that statement. Bicycle-sharing systems have mushroomed over the last few years in large and medium-sized U.S. markets.
What Are the Best Tips For Hailing Cabs in New York City?
The best answer to any question
I drive a yellow cab. Here are some tips to the tourist, the New Yorker, and the tourist that thinks he's a New Yorker.
Almost No More White NYC Cab Drivers, but Blacks Still Can't Catch a Ride?
Paul La Rosa
I am a journalist, husband, father and human....
When blacks are not getting picked up, the drivers passing them by are not white racists. They are mostly Indian and/or Pakistani men (and a very few women) -- men of color. What gives?
The World's 5 Coolest Cabs
Everything worth caring about in food, drink, and travel
New York City's yellow cabs might be world famous, but with a 98 percent chance of getting a driver who's on the phone 100 percent of the time, they're far from the world's best. Or coolest, even.
24 Signs You're Addicted To Cabs
23. You can pretty much always guess, down to the nearest dime, precisely how much it will cost to get home from any point
'Taxi Of Tomorrow' Plan Rejected By New York State Supreme Court
Mayor Bloomberg's "Taxi of Tomorrow" plan was rejected by the New York State Supreme Court on Tuesday due to an "overreach
Pigeon Vs. Rat
Writer, teacher, solo performer and actor
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.
The Avenue of the Americas to Tokyo
The Sunshine When She’s Gone
The blonde jumped in front of him and raised her arm, shaking it like an eager student with the right answer. He couldn't let her win and so he jumped right in front of her. She scowled as a car with an "On Duty" sign pulled to the curb.
Sinking or Swimming in NYC
Howard Jordan Jr.
Author, '101 Reasons to Leave New York'
New York City may be a "sink or swim" town. But, sinking isn't really an option. Not here. Not now. Not ever. So we will fight.
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Author with HarperCollins
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.
Women Cab Drivers In New York City: 'Narratively' Profiles Females Behind The Wheel (VIDEO)
Women behind the wheel of taxis are indeed a rare sight in New York City, so it took a while for Diana Diroy to track down
NYC Cab Drivers Ferrying Hookers To Receive Fines; Women Protest
The Post notes the scene of Thursday's protest was filled with "hot babes" and bartenders. An official from the tax union
An Enlightening Ride
a partner & an artist
Every New Yorker knows how important it is for your cab driver to take the shortest and the quickest path to your destination.
Livery Cabs Likely To Be Painted Green By Taxi And Limousine Commission
No need to be alarmed the next time you hail a cab ride home and start seeing green. The color is said to be a favorite pick
65 Percent Of New York Cab Riders Do Not Use Seatbelts
A good chunk of New York City cab riders might grumble over aggressive driving, but that doesn't mean they've been buckling
Cab Driver Allegedly Rapes Drunken Woman In Harlem
The cabby then dropped the woman off at her apartment before speeding away. A cab driver allegedly raped a drunken female
TLC Undercover Report Finds Cab Drivers Refuse Rides To Brooklyn And Queens
In an undercover operation involving college students, more than 360 cab drivers have been fined for refusing rides requiring
NYC Taxi Drivers Told To Stop Honking Or Face Fine
A cab driver in Manhattan, Risat Aris, defended the use of horns and explained to the Daily News, "If you don't honk, people
Cabbies Protest As Livery Cab Bill Passes Assembly, Stalls In Senate
Naturally, the bill is stalling in the state senate, who yesterday came to agreements on rent laws and tax caps and today
Amazing Decal Costumes For 'Blank' Cab Figures
Take a look at this gallery of stickers that are brightening NYC's streets: [Via Animal New York] The majority of the stickers
Cab Crashes Into Cafe Habana In Nolita, Injuring Three
The Twitter exploded around 6 PM last night with reports that yellow cab hit a Honda on Prince Street and then ricocheted
Ian McFarlane, Taxi Driver Who Took New York Tourists On A Chase, Pleads Guilty
NEW YORK -- A man who took five French tourists on a police chase in an illegal airport shuttle van pleaded guilty Thursday
Ahmed Sharif, Stabbed Cab Driver, Gets $30,000 In Donations
The long-time cabbie asked the New York Taxi Workers Alliance to collect donations that would help keep his family afloat
Michael Enright, Cab Driver Slasher Suspect, Posted On Funny Or Die, Shot PTSD Shorts (VIDEO)
Michael Anthony, an Iraq war veteran, told the Huffington Post on Thursday that Enright reached out to him last year to discuss
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