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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

The Duggars on WLNY-TV's The Couch

The Duggars Go From Arkansas To Asia

The Duggar clan – all 23 of them – stopped by “The Couch” to promote their brand new three-part TLC special: “19 Kids & Counting: Duggars Do Asia.”

03/13/2013

FILE - A taxi is viewed on September 4, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

TLC Approves Plan To Allow ‘Virtual Hails’ From Smartphones

Need to hail a cab in New York City? There could soon be an app for that.

12/13/2012

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

2 Men Caught On Video Getting Into Fight Over Cab In Manhattan

How far would you go to hail a cab?

09/25/2012

Taxis on 7th Avenue in Manhattan - Sep 12, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

New System To Alert You Of Charges In Taxis

If you see a flashing alert coming from your taxi TV screen, you should probably pay attention.

09/12/2012

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

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)

Appeals Court Overturns Wheelchair Accessibility Ruling For NYC Taxis

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Americans with Disabilities Act doesn’t require the city to demand that cabbies serve the disabled.

06/28/2012

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

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

Seen At 11: TLC Officers Go Under Cover To Bust Illegal Cabbies

The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission is cracking down on dangerous and illegal pick ups. CBS 2’s Dave Carlin was given exclusive access to an undercover operation.

05/15/2012

Michelle (L) and Jim Bob Duggar  (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: Jim Bob And Michelle Dugger Spend Valentine’s Day In NYC

You would think a couple with 19 kids doesn’t generally have a lot of time for romantic getaways.

02/14/2012

Lowe's (file / credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pascrell Backs Muslim Community Protest Over Lowe’s TV Ad Pull

Members of New Jersey’s large Muslim community and some lawmakers are condemning the Lowe’s home improvement chain for its decision to pull ads from a reality TV show about American Muslims.

12/14/2011

Taxi Cabs line up for fares outside the Port Authority Bus Terminal (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Taxi Drivers Could Be Fined For Honking Horns

Taxi and Limousine Commissioner David Yassky says cab drivers now run the risk of being fined $350 if they toot their horn.

10/25/2011

Racy advertisement on NYC taxi (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Hacks Fight To Remove Racy Advertisements From Taxis

Many of the complaints were because strip club billboards in particular offended the moral values of several drivers.

09/16/2011

"Cake Boss" Buddy Valastro (Credit: TLC)

Hoboken ‘Cake Boss’ Buddy Valastro Working To Alleviate Long Lines

In the old days, you might’ve had to wait to make your purchase, but you’d never be forced into a line that went out the door. Now, the “Cake Boss” admits he’s a victim of his own success.

08/23/2011

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