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Reward Offered In Bronx Livery Cab Attacks

A $1,000 reward is being offered after a pair of violent attacks on livery cab drivers last month.

09/02/2012

The Nissan NV200, New York's Taxi of Tomorrow. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

New Logo To Get Rid Of ‘Taxi’ From NYC’s Yellow Cabs

A symbol of a bold yellow capital “T” inside a black circle will be featured on all cabs. It is a larger version of a symbol first introduced five years ago.

08/23/2012

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New App Allows NYC Riders To Hail A Taxi With Their Smartphone

Software developer Martin Heikel said that by using GPS technology on smartphones, it will allow you to send a signal to cruising cabs with one push of a button.

08/08/2012

Taxi and Limousine Commission - New York, NY - Jul 12, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Taxi And Limousine Commission Approves Fare Increases, Health Care For Drivers

The Taxi and Limousine Commission voted Thursday to approve a proposed fare increase. The vote was approved 6-2, with one abstention.

07/12/2012

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

NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission To Vote On Fare Hike, Lease Freeze

New Yorkers may soon pay a little more for taking a cab: The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission held a public hearing on Monday to discuss a proposal that includes a possible increase in taxi fares.

07/11/2012

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

Bloomberg Signs Cabbie Sex Trafficking Bill

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has signed a bill to strengthen penalties against cabbies who knowingly work with sex traffickers.

06/22/2012

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1 Seriously Hurt After School Bus Collides With Cab, Overturns In Queens

The bus was traveling westbound on 87th when it was hit by the cab headed southbound on 150th, police said.

06/18/2012

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Utah Boy Stable Following LIE Crash That Killed Grandma, Driver

The cab carrying 60-year-old Suzanne Nicholson and her grandson, 11-year-old Gabriel Larsen, was crushed after the chain-reaction wreck early Saturday morning on the Long Island Expressway.

06/04/2012

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Testimony Continues In Lawsuit Against NYC Livery Street Hail Plan

The plan allows livery cabs to pick up passengers in upper Manhattan and anywhere in the four other boroughs. It’s set to begin on Monday.

06/01/2012

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De Blasio Files Brief Supporting Lawsuit Against Livery Street Hail Plan

The lawsuit wants to block a law allowing car services to pick up passengers who hail them on the street in the outer boroughs and above 96th Street in Manhattan.

05/29/2012

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

Mayor Bloomberg Defends Proposed Taxi Fare Hike

Taxi cab fares are set to go up 15 to 20 percent, likely in late August.

05/27/2012

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

Proposed Cab Fare Hike Would Be The First Since 2006

New Yorkers may be seeing a surge in cab fares in the near future. The Taxi and Limousine Commission is considering a fare hike that could be as much as 20 percent.

05/21/2012

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Maryland Man Struck, Killed By Cab In Hudson Square

A Maryland man was killed by a taxi in Hudson Square on Sunday morning, according to authorities.

04/29/2012

Fmr. Gov. David Paterson in the back of a taxi cab - New York, NY - Apr 17, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

NYC Taxis Getting New Technology To Help Visually Impaired

Some New York City taxis are getting technology to help visually impaired riders make sure they’re not being taken for a ride.

04/18/2012

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

Boy Visiting NY With Parents Fights For Life In Brooklyn Hospital

A deaf boy who was hit by a driver in front of his parents in Brooklyn is clinging to life.

04/15/2012

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