cab driver

Police investigating after a cab driver was killed during an apparent robbery in Rahway, NJ on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Cab Driver Shot To Death During Apparent Robbery In Rahway, NJ

The driver, identified as 57-year-old Imad Alasmar of Edison, was found slumped over in his cab after hitting a parked car just after 11 p.m. Tuesday on Bedford Street, authorities said.

08/26/2015

New York City Taxis  come down 2nd Avenue in New York  on July 10, 2014. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Recommends $25,000 Fine For Cabbie Who Turned Away Black Passengers

According to the judge’s recap, the women testified in February that the cab’s “available” light was on, but Raza told them he was going off duty.

08/07/2015

Leslie Cooper blames a premature birth on being roughed up by a cab driver while pregnant at 57th Street and Madison Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Blames Premature Birth On Being Roughed Up By Cabbie

A woman claims the driver’s violent act caused her to deliver her baby five weeks early, and the cabbie remained behind the wheel as of Monday night.

02/23/2015

A surveillance image of one of four suspects in the robbery of a cab driver in Paterson, New Jersey. (Credit: Paterson Police)

Search On For 4 Suspects In Robbery Of Cab Driver In Paterson, N.J.

Police announced that surveillance images and video had been obtained Monday, showing the robbery of a taxi cab in Paterson, New Jersey in progress.

11/10/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Mother Of Boy Fatally Hit By Cab Pushes For Tougher Laws Against Drivers

One mother is vowing to make sure her son did not die in vain and is fighting for tougher laws after he was killed by a cab driver.

10/17/2014

Shota Mekoshvili (credit: Stamford Police)

Stamford Police: Suspect In Custody In Fatal Stabbing Of Cab Driver

Stamford police have a suspect in custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of a taxi driver in what appeared to be a robbery.

08/28/2014

(Credit: clipart.com)

Cabbie Found Stabbed To Death In High-End Stamford Neighborhood

A murder mystery had Fairfield County on edge Wednesday. Police were searching for a killer after the body of a taxi driver was found in a cul-de-sac in Stamford.

08/27/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources To CBS 2: Cabbie Won’t Be Charged In Accident That Killed Cooper Stock, 9

The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.

05/22/2014

NYC Department of Sanitation plows are ready to roll, Dec. 10, 2013. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Report: Sanitation Worker Accused Of Punching Cab Driver In East Harlem

A New York City sanitation worker has been charged with assault, reportedly on allegations that he punched a cab driver who complained that a garbage truck was blocking the road in East Harlem.

03/03/2014

NYC cab (file/credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Stiffed: NYC Cabbie Taken For A Ride After Taking Passenger To Boston Suburb

The cabbie told Denise Rebelato it would cost $980 for the 400-mile round trip. But when the cab got to Framingham, Rebelato told the cab driver she didn’t have the cash or a credit card.

02/07/2014

New York City Taxis (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cab Drivers Spar Over New ‘Taxi Tax’ To Help With Health Insurance Sign-Up

Some cabbies turned in petitions over the six cents per fare fee, but other drivers said the money will go to good use.

11/20/2013

A suspect wanted for allegedly attacking a cab driver in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Robbed, Slashed, Punched Cab Driver In The Bronx

It happened Saturday on the Grand Concourse.

10/23/2013

NYC Taxi  (file/credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cabbies, TLC Discount App That Lets Riders Track Shortest Route

The free app, called Taxi Turvi, uses GPS technology to let riders see if the cab driver took the shorter, cheaper route at the end of the fare.

03/26/2013

Bronx Cab Shooting

Police Seek Gunman Who Shot Livery Cab Driver In The Bronx

Police Sunday evening were seeking the robber who robbed and shot a livery cab driver in the South Bronx during the early morning hours.

01/13/2013

New York City Taxi (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cabbie Accused Of Charging Bogus Toll Fees Within Manhattan

A New York City cab driver has been accused of taking passengers for a ride. Driver Emad Wanass got his taxi license back in December, but the TLC has learned that since then he has allegedly charged nearly 300 riders for tolls on fares within Manhattan.

08/29/2012

more