Taxi & Limousine Commission

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Lyft Begins New York City Service After Agreement Reached With State

New York’s attorney general said Lyft agreed to operate “in full compliance” with existing laws and regulations.

07/25/2014

Livery Cab (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Lawsuit: TLC Mistakes Black Man, Bi-Racial Wife For Illegal Livery Cab Driver, Passenger

A married couple allegedly mistaken for an illegal livery cab driver and a passenger is suing the Taxi & Limousine Commission for $3 million, alleging racial profiling.

06/11/2014

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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

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British Tourist Sues City After Losing Foot In Cab Crash

The British tourist who lost her foot after a taxi cab jumped a Midtown curb and struck her in August is suing the city, court records show.

12/10/2013

A giant screen shows the Oscar nominees for Best Picture at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater  on January 10, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.  (credit: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Taxi Riders Pick Their Oscar Favorites

In the Best Picture category, 25 percent of more than 27,000 riders predicted that Steven Spielberg’s historical drama “Lincoln” would take top honors, followed by Kathryn Bigelow’s chronicle of the hunt for Osama bin Laden “Zero Dark Thirty.”

02/22/2013

Cabbie rage

Cabbie Rage: Ugly Exchange Between Fare, Driver Caught On Video

Yellow cabs are supposed to take you wherever you want to go in the five boroughs, day or night. But in the case you’re about to see, when a passenger asked to go from Manhattan to Brooklyn, things got ugly — and it was all caught on camera.

08/01/2011

A NYC taxi

NYC Taxi Ride From Hell Captured On Cell Phone Cam

It was Sunday afternoon in Midtown when two 31-year-old women say they got into a taxi and told the driver to take them to Bedford-Stuyvesant. That’s when they said the driver went berserk.

05/03/2011