City Councilwoman Calls For Panic Buttons In All Cabs To Improve SafetyCity Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo is joining with supporters on the steps of City Hall to call for passage of legislation that would require all cabs, yellow and livery, to have panic buttons in the back seat to call the police.
CBS2 Sources: Cab Driver Had Been Driving For 16 Hours Before Deadly UWS CrashSources tell CBS2 the cab driver told police he had been driving for 16 hours before allegedly hitting 88-year-old Luisa Rosario on Sunday, surpassing the city limit of 12 hours in a 24-hour period.
Woman Hit, Critically Injured By Cab In MidtownA woman was struck and injured by a taxi Saturday afternoon at the busy intersection of 57th Street and Eighth Avenue in Midtown.
Taxi Crashes Into Bus Stand In MidtownThe incident took place at around 8:10 a.m. at 33rd and 34th Street and Madison Avenue.
Yellow Taxi Group Lawsuit Claims NYC Is Letting Uber Operate IllegallyThe group of yellow taxi cab garages and medallion owners claims the city's embrace of Uber has taken millions from their pockets.
Man Believes Fake Taxi Driver Scammed Him With Credit Card SkimmerA cabbie apparently without credentials is suspected of stealing credit card information with a special device.
Good Samaritan Credited With Saving 2 In Cab When Manhole Explodes In Midtown A bizarre and dangerous incident left two people injured in Midtown Manhattan Monday morning.
City Council Could Soon Consider Bill For Taxi Grading SystemDriving in New York City can be a bit of an adventure, but the city council could soon consider a bill to help keep at least the cab drivers in check.
Taxi Jumps Curb, Strikes Pedestrian On East 59th Street The incident happened at approximately 11:45 a.m. at East 59th Street near Madison Avenue.
Cab Fire Erupts On Ed Koch Queensboro BridgeA car erupted into flames late Thursday afternoon on the upper level of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge.
Accident Shuts Down Eastbound Lanes Of Manhattan BridgeThe Brooklyn-bound side of the Manhattan Bridge was closed Friday evening, after a taxi and a box truck smashed into each other on the upper level.
New Calls For Carriage Horse Ban After Horse Runs Loose In Central ParkAnimal rights groups have stepped up their calls to ban carriage horses following an incident in Central Park.