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Prosecutors: Man stabbed taxi driver during ride to airport, torched his vehicle in Wilson Park  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- A Milwaukee man stands accused of stabbing a private taxi driver during a ride to the airport, and prosecutors said it happened days after he ...

Medical transport owners decry city taxi regs  Post Register

A pending change to Idaho Falls' taxi regulations has the owners of some medical transport services worried.

Midwestern money manager becomes big player in city's taxi industry  Crain's New York Business

Midwestern money manager O'Brien-Staley Partners acquired hundreds of New York City taxi medallion loans, becoming a major player in an industry upended ...

Police: Taxi driver sexually assaulted ‘profoundly disabled’ woman  WALB

A man is facing sexual abuse charges after authorities say he assaulted a disabled woman who was riding in his taxi cab.

Taxi driver mounts pavement and hits pedestrian in Edinburgh crash  BBC News

Police believe the black cab driver had a "medical episode" before the crash in Edinburgh.

Ride-hailing policies set in BC, board chair says taxi industry dissatisfied  CityNews Calgary

VICTORIA — New policies for ride-hailing services in British Columbia will allow companies such as Uber and Lyft to operate a limitless number of vehicles ...

Fernandina Beach floats idea of water taxi to St. Marys  WJXT News4JAX

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - A water taxi could be coming to Fernandina Beach. The proposed *service* would connect the waterfront seat of Nassau County to ...

Nutley police arrest teen accused of beating and robbing taxi driver in Clifton

At about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, the unidentified driver was found beaten and robbed in the parking lot of La Quinta Inn, on Route 3 east.

News Police: Taxi driver assaulted disabled woman Site Administrator 1:47 PM, Aug 19, 2019  LEX18 Lexington KY News

A man is facing sexual abuse charges after authorities said he assaulted a disabled woman who was riding in his taxi cab, according to WAVE.

Taxi driver sexual abuse accusations  WAVE 3

Taxi driver Ismael Omer is accused of sexually abusing woman with Down Syndrome in the back of his cab.

A Full Look At The Air Jordan 12 Reverse Taxi

Following a couple of obscure looks at the shoe, we now have a full view of the upcoming Air Jordan 12 Reverse Taxi. This new rendition of the Air Jordan 12 ...

Juneau's first electric taxi charges onto the scene  Juneau Empire

Taxi driver debuts fully electric cab for EverGreen Taxi.

D.C. to provide free taxi rides to grocery stores for communities east of the Anacostia  Washington Post

Even in an era when Uber and Lyft have poured billions of dollars into subsidizing their customers' travel, officials in the District have come up with an ...

Cruise is now focused on marketing — here's why that's a good sign for the robo-taxi service  Business Insider

Cruise shifted its commercial launch plans past the end of 2019 but named San Francisco as an official launch city, according to plans to begin marketing a ...

Conor McGregor 'shared taxi with punch victim' after alleged pub attack

McGregor was filmed appearing to punch an elderly man in a Dublin pub in April.

Marilu Henner interested in 'Taxi' reboot, with one requirement  Fox News

The classic sitcom "Taxi" officially ended its run in 1983 after a five-season run across two networks, ABC and then NBC.

Driver Says Taxi Was Hit by BB Gun Near San Diego Airport  NBC 7 San Diego

A taxi driver says he's lucky he wasn't hurt after getting shot at with a BB gun while he was working.

New York Needed a New Taxi Chief. But a Battle Got in the Way.  The New York Times

The stakes are too high, and the status quo is no longer acceptable,” said a city councilman who criticized the mayor's choice to lead the Taxi and Limousine ...

Robert De Niro Kids: Meet the 'Taxi Driver' Star's 6 Children  Closer Weekly

Robert De Niro's kids each are quite unique in their own way — check out our gallery to meet the acting legend's six children!

Police seek public assistance in Poughkeepsie taxi robbery  Poughkeepsie Journal

A taxi driver said she was waiting for a fare on Grant Street when she was approached by a male, allegedly armed with a kitchen knife, police said.

The ending of Taxi Driver explained  Looper

If you've ever wondered what happens at the end of Martin Scorsese's fantastic film — and yeah, we're talking to you — then pay your cabbie, stop eating that ...

Former taxi commissioner sees more cities adopting New York's tough rules on Uber and Lyft  CNBC

Meera Joshi, former head of the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission, told CNBC on Monday that she predicts more cities are going to adopt TLC's ...

Surrey Board of Trade calls for ‘level playing field’ for taxi industry, ride hailing  Cloverdale Reporter

The Surrey Board of Trade says it's pleased with B.C.'s Passenger Transportation Board announcement that there will be no municipal boundaries set for ...

Woman Looking For Love Takes Out Taxi Dating Ad  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Forget dating apps or dating sites, a New York City realtor is putting herself out there by taking out ads to try to find a man.

Israel On the Road: What I Learned from Israeli Taxi Drivers  Jewish Journal

I love to take taxis in Israel. I love to move from city to city, through the hills, across the plains, stuck in snarling traffic or flying down the highway. I love the ...

Playa del Carmen taxi driver shot dead outside club  Riviera Maya News

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A taxi driver from the Lázaro Cárdenas del Río union was shot and killed outside a club on 115th Avenue in Playa del Carmen.

New York taxi regulator tries to put the brakes on free speech | TheHill  The Hill

Rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft have revolutionized local transportation and broken stagnant taxi monopolies. Ridesharing offers customers ...

Elderly woman struck and killed by a yellow taxi in Chelsea  New York Post

The 77-year-old victim was crossing at the intersection of West 22nd Street and Eighth Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. when she was hit, cops said.

‘Taxi Driver’ screenwriter Paul Schrader lists sleek Chelsea condo for $3.25M  Curbed NY

Screenwriter, director, and frequent Martin Scorsese collaborator Paul Schrader is looking to part ways with his Chelsea condo—the apartment, located at 350 ...

Non-profit wants answers after police say taxi driver sexually abused rider with Down syndrome  WDRB

Police said as the cab driver was driving the woman home, pulled over and got into the back seat with her.

Taxis vs Uber: Backlash over drivers refusing short fares

The New South Wales Taxi Council wants to rid the industry of rogue drivers who refuse to take short fares but admits it could take a tougher stand on the issue.

Chicago water taxi expanding fleet to serve new riverfront developments  Curbed Chicago

Chicago's fleet of iconic bright yellow water taxis is growing its ranks by one. Later this year, Wendella Sightseeing will launch the Robert H, a 60-foot-long ...

Hop on: Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi’s wine and beer cruises setting sail for happy hour  Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi will set sail Aug. 14 for a Sunset Wine and Cheese Cruise and Aug. 22 for a Craft Beer Cruise along the scenic Intracoastal ...

Seattle anchors future Renton water taxi  Seattle Weekly

Southport developers still want to start a private water taxi running from Renton to South Lake Union, but the company needs an approved landing point in the ...

Louisville taxi driver accused of sexually abusing 'intellectually disabled' female passenger  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville cab driver is accused of sexually abusing an "intellectually disabled" female passenger as she was riding home in his ...

Ocasio-Cortez calls for tougher oversight of New York City taxi medallion lending  ABC News

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and New York City lawmakers are calling for tighter oversight of lending in the taxi medallion industry, following a series of ...

Water taxi, fast ferry service relaunch at new passenger terminal

*Service* for the King County Water Taxi and the Kitsap Transit Fast Ferry returns Monday after nearly a week of being canceled, but it comes with a new change.

Cruise targets San Francisco for large robot-taxi fleet  San Francisco Chronicle

Cruise, the self-driving company backed by General Motors and Honda, plans to operate a large fleet of robot taxis in its hometown of San Francisco in the near ...

Facial recognition will catch sleepy taxi drivers in Russia  Engadget

Exhausted Russian taxi drivers may soon be forced to take breaks. Yandex.Taxi, the largest taxi *service* in the nation, will install devices in all their cars th...

Breckenridge man who assaulted taxi driver sentenced to five years in prison  Summit Daily News

BRECKENRIDGE — Joseph Redmond, 39, a Breckenridge resident who was convicted of assaulting a local taxi driver earlier this year, was sentenced to five ...

CT Supreme Court grants new trial in Norwalk taxi injury case  The Advocate

STAMFORD — The state Supreme Court has ruled that a Norwalk taxi company can be held liable for the life-altering injuries to a Stamford woman caused by ...

No traffic and the best commute around: New and improved Water Taxi terminal debuts as regional passenger ferry network grows  King County

The King County Water Taxi began operating out of the new passenger ferry terminal at Pier 50 on Monday, Aug. 12, featuring a new covered facility, ADA ...

Taxi App Picks Brands2Life For Consumer & Corporate Account  The Holmes Report

LONDON — European taxi app Free Now, formerly known as Mytaxi, has chosen Brands2Life as its retained agency for consumer and corporate public relations ...

Cabbie describes coaching passenger through childbirth in his taxi  New York Post

The Big Apple cabbie who calmly coached a woman through childbirth in the back of his car — and who didn't even get a tip for his trouble — said he was left ...

'It's like Uber for pets:' Animal taxi service starts up in Clarksville  Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

Woman launches pet taxi services for animal transportation in Clarksville.

How Beirut’s shared taxis cope with Uber  The Economist

Many residents prefer the old way of getting around.

Woman struck by taxi in Oak Bluffs  Martha's Vineyard Times

A 63-year-old Island woman was struck by a taxi Wednesday morning and taken to Martha's Vineyard Hospital, Oak Bluffs Police Lt. Timothy Williamson told The ...

Heroic taxi driver jumps into out-of-control car, slams brakes: Video  ABC News

Authorities in China are praising a taxi driver who sprang into action to stop a runaway car that was rolling through traffic. Hu Wengang told state broadcaster ...

India Offering EVs to Taxi Firms as Government Fleet Swap Drags  Bloomberg

India's Energy Efficiency Services Ltd., responsible for replacing the state's vehicles with new-energy cars, is seeking to lease electric vehicles to cab companies ...

Final construction work set to temporarily suspend King County Water Taxi service Aug. 5-11  King County

In preparation for the opening of the new downtown Seattle passenger ferry terminal at Pier 50, the King County Water Taxi will suspend all *service* Aug. 5-11 to ...

Detention of drunk taxi driver in Moscow region hits video

In Naro-Fominsk, a taxi driver damaged several cars, crashed into a fence, and was detained by local residents and police. A video of the detention of a driver ...

New York luxury Realtor buys taxi ad to find 'wonderful, single, divorced dad'  Fox News

A successful New York City luxury Realtor bought a 30-second taxi ad this week advertising herself as a potential mate for a “wonderful, single, divorced dad.”.

Too Drunk to Taxi  Flathead Beacon

12:34 a.m. A Libby man called 911 to report that he was too drunk to get a taxi and was curious if an officer had a few minutes to spare to give him a ride home.

DC’s accessible Taxi-to-Rail service adds 2 more stations  WTOP

D.C. has announced expansions to its Taxi-to-Rail program aimed at increasing transportation options for residents east of the Anacostia River.

Taxi driver killed in 3-vehicle crash on Edens in Skokie identified  Chicago Tribune

A taxi driver traveling without a passenger was killed in a crash involving three vehicles on the Edens Expressway early Sunday, according to Illinois State ...

Ridesharing services effect local taxi businesses  KPLC

Since rideshare services have grown in popularity, it's left Able Taxi & Transportation has seen a decrease in sales.

Uber vs taxis: Taxi drivers refuse to drive passengers short distances

You've been out drinking with friends but your feet are hurting and you're exhausted from a long working week. Your warm bed and a long night's sleep beckons ...

Fed-up single lady takes out dating ad in NYC taxis  New York Post

New York City realtor Ann Cutbill Lenane wants you to know about a a particular hot property that's on the market: herself. She's taken to the airwaves and ...

He was slumped over in his taxi at a crash scene, but it turns out he was shot. Police look for person of interest WXIA

What appeared to be the scene of a crash involving a taxi quickly turned into a criminal investigation when EMS workers made a shocking discovery.

Taxi driver killed in three-vehicle crash on the Edens identified as 69-year-old  Chicago Tribune

The taxi driver killed in a three-vehicle crash on the Edens Expressway Sunday has been identified as a 69-year-old Morton Grove man.

Attorney: New evidence exonerates Lehigh teen accused of skipping out on taxi fare  The News-Press

An attorney representing the Lehigh Acres teen accused of skipping out of a taxi fare expects the case to be dismissed once the state attorney's office reviews ...

Taxi crashes into building on Michigan Avenue  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A taxi crashed into a Bank of America on Michigan Avenue near Madison Street in the Loop Sunday morning, according to the Chicago Fire ...

Spain’s Gadea Films Primes Afghan Women Taxi Driver Doc ‘Sara’ (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

The directorial doc debut of Patricia Franquesa, “Sara” marks a personal portrait of Afghanistan's first female taxi driver.

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Getting Letters Demanding Repayment Of Medallion Loans  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Some embattled San Francisco taxi drivers, struggling to survive in the face of competition from Lyft and Uber, have received ...

Flooded bridge prompts free water taxi in West Michigan town

The water taxi began operation on Wednesday, July 24.

Take the Water Taxi or Fast Ferry? Service suspended next week  KIRO Seattle

People commuting from West Seattle, Bremerton and Vashon Island may experience some trouble getting to work downtown as the Seattle Water Taxi will see ...

Driving ahead: In the age of Uber and Lyft, a Charlottesville taxi service strives to adapt  C-VILLE Weekly

Larry Bowles didn't always want to be a taxi driver, but he's come to love the job after 15 years behind the wheel. Photo: Amy and Jackson Smith. News.

Police search for driver involved in crash that pushed taxi into Michigan Avenue bank  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago police are searching for a driver who's believed to have caused a taxi to crash into a Bank of America in the Loop Sunday morning.

Taxi Driver Charged in Deadly Chelsea Hit-and-Run  Spectrum News NY1

He is charged with leaving the scene of an accident and failure to yield to a pedestrian.

Daedalean is Developing a Neural Network for Future Air Taxi Avionics  Aviation Today

I think the problem of autonomous guidance, navigation and control flying is actually simpler than many other robotics problems, so I think this is doable."

Pedestrian hit and killed by taxi in San Francisco  KRON4

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A woman has died after she was hit by a taxi in San Francisco Saturday night. According to police, the woman was killed in the area ...

NY House Dems call on city to bail out thousands of cab drivers suffering because of taxi medallion ‘crisis’  New York Daily News

New York House Democrats are calling on the City Council's taxi task force to establish a relief fund for thousands of cab drivers drowning in debt because of ...

Honest Cebu taxi driver helps OFW keep memories of late mom

Cebu City, Philippines—Everyday, there are stories from all over the world that reminds us there's still hope in humanity. Cebuano Janssen Esteban didn't think ...

East of the Anacostia, even subsidized cabs are having trouble getting riders  Washington Post

A D.C. program making it easier to travel to and from the Metro by cab is having trouble getting riders, so the city is increasing subsidies — and making more cab ...

Taxi Driver Charged In Deadly Crash  CBS New York

An 82-year-old taxi driver is facing charges following a deadly collision with a 77-year-old pedestrian in Manhattan. 11 days ago ...

Edinburgh street closed after taxi crashes into Queen Street estate agents  The Scotsman

A taxi has crashed into an estate agents in the city's Queen Street this afternoon.

Woman Hopes to Find Love Using Ad in New York City Taxis  Inside Edition

Fed up with looking for love, this New York woman is hoping it will find her via yellow taxi cab.

Person of interest ID'd in taxi driver's shooting death  WSB Atlanta

Police said they were called to investigate after a taxi crashed around 11:20 p.m. on July 16. It happened outside the Ashford Embry Hills apartment complex on ...

Taxi And Limousine Commission Holds Hearing On Rideshare Service Rules  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Taxi and Limousine Commission is holding a hearing Tuesday afternoon on rules that would impact rideshare services in ...

Taxi company moving to electric cars, looking to hire

A Grand Junction taxi company is pushing to have an all electric fleet, and they are looking to hire!

First Look At The Air Jordan 12 “Reverse Taxi”  Sneaker News

The Air Jordan 12 has appeared in a new "Reverse Taxi" makeup, a direct flip of the legendary "Taxi" colorway. They're slated to release on November 9th, 2019 ...

Taxi regulator complaints include driver pretending to throw a passenger's phone out car window

Complaints filed with the taxi regulator include a driver who pretended to throw a passenger's phone from the vehicle's window.

Family says 14-year-old wrongfully arrested for skipping taxi fare  Wink News

The family of a teenager says he is traumatized after being wrongfully accused of skipping out on a taxicab fare. The teen's family also says he was never in a ...

Tampa's Pirate Water Taxi expanding, adding 100-passenger vessel  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

From Uber to e-scooters, the transportation industry has evolved and grown tremendously over the past decade. One Tampa company is taking this to the next ...

New type of taxi could fly over Tampa Bay  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - The way of the future is not so far off with Bay Area leaders discussing the possibility of sky taxis traveling to and from Tampa and St.

Mother of Lehigh Acres teen arrested in taxi ride scam says video shows he was at home  The News-Press

The Lehigh Acres teen's mother, said her son has no criminal record and was sitting at home playing a video game when Lee deputies came to the door.

Marine Admits to Punching Tokyo Taxi Driver after Ditching Cab Fare

TOKYO -- A 21-year-old Marine who punched a taxi driver in Shinjuku in May pleaded guilty Tuesday in Tokyo District Court to a charge of bodily injury.

TBARTA evaluates sky taxis for Tampa-St. Pete connection (Video) - Tampa Bay  Tampa Bay Business Journal

Sky taxis zipping from Tampa to downtown St. Petersburg may seem like plans in a futuristic world — but Tampa Bay's transit authority wants to be ahead of the ...

'Fake taxi driver' warning to passengers in Wrexham  BBC News

Police investigate reports of a bogus private hire vehicle operating in Wrexham.

Days Gone’s new mode is basically Crazy Taxi  Polygon

Bend Studio zombie game Days Gone has a new update that adds a Crazy Taxi-like arcade mode to the PS4 exclusive. That mode, called Dead Don't Ride, ...

Uber, Lyft widen gap over taxis for business travelers  Autoblog

According to a new report from Certify, ridesharing is becoming preferred more and more by business travelers over taxis. In Q2 2019, Uber was the most ...

Beijing offers subsidies to encourage taxi operators to use EVs  Automotive News

Under the program, China's capital will offer up to 73800 yuan ($10727) per vehicle if a taxi operator buys EVs to replace gasoline vehicles that have been ...

City Officials Debate What To Do About Taxi Medallion Debt Crisis  Gotham Gazette

Council Members Levine & Rivera & drivers rally at City Hall (photo: Jeff Reed). City Council Speaker Corey Johnson asked what sounded like a simple ...

UPDATE 1-Yandex lifts 2019 revenue guidance as taxi, ride-sharing boom in Russia  Reuters

Yandex lifts 2019 revenue growth guidance to 32-36%

Video footage shows aftermath of Queen Street taxi crash which left man in hospital  The Scotsman

New video footage shows the aftermath of a collision between a taxi and pedestrian in Edinburgh city centre today.

Are Shreveport taxi companies discriminating against people in wheelchairs?  Shreveport Times

At least two Shreveport citizens with disabilities complain about access to transportation.

NYC’s bid to limit Uber is starting to recreate the taxi-medallion system  New York Post

Surprise: The city's efforts to rein in Uber, Lyft and other rideshare services are starting to recreate the old yellow-cab-medallion system — at the drivers' expense ...

Albany airport signs Advantage Transit as new taxi provider  Albany Business Review

Advantage Transit Group will provide taxi *service* at the Albany International Airport after Capitaland Taxi ended its contract with the airport in June due to a loss ...

Santa Cruz harbor taxi out, new search and rescue vessel in  Santa Cruz Sentinel

SANTA CRUZ — While celebrating recent news of $530,000 in a state funding award for a needed new harbor search and rescue vessel, Santa Cruz Port ...

A fleet of Tesla cars are being deployed as taxis in Columbus  Electrek

More taxi companies are looking at electric vehicles, and more specifically Tesla vehicles, as a possible option when updating their fleet and now a Columbus ...

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