Republican Fernando Mateo Enters New York City Mayoral RaceHe is the head spokesman for Hispanics Across America, the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers and United Bodegas of America.
Pelham Bay Deli Gutted By Fire Now On The Road To RebuildingA Bronx deli is trying to recover after being destroyed by fire. It's getting financial help and community support as it takes steps to rebuild.
Bodega Owners Say Enforcement Of Mask Rules In Stores Should Fall On NYPD, Not On WorkersA dispute over face masks recently escalated into violence in the Bronx.
Livery Cab Drivers In Brooklyn On High Alert Following Robbery SpreeDrivers of for-hire vehicles in the city are being warned that an armed man is targeting them.
Police: Livery Cab Driver Shot And Killed In BrooklynNaji Fawaz, 35, was found in the front seat of a car with multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and torso, police said.
Federation Of Taxi Drivers Calls For Firing Of Detective In Confrontation With Uber DriverAt first the Fernando Mateo, head of the taxi drivers federation, was willing to cut Det. Patrick Cherry some slack.
Taxi Group Meets With NYPD, Says Drivers Face Police Hostility 'Every Single Day'Taxi drivers have been meeting with NYPD brass after video of a detective unleashing a tirade on an Uber driver went viral.
Brutal Christmas Day Attack In Washington Heights Leaves Woman TerrifiedA vicious attack on a woman was caught on camera in Upper Manhattan this past Christmas morning, the woman said no one came to help despite her cries.
Overnight Livery Cab Service Scaled Back After Spike In Attacks Against DriversIt will be harder to catch a livery cab overnight as service scales back due to a spike in attacks against drivers.
Dozens Protest Bail Set For White Plains Firefighter Accused Of Deadly DWIEric Refvik, 34, was stone-faced and said nothing as he left the courthouse. He is charged with felony criminally negligent homicide and misdemeanor DWI.
Bronx Livery Cab Driver Hits Robber With Car After Being Shot TwiceThe incident took place at around 11 a.m. at 172nd Street and Longfellow Avenue Wednesday.
Outrage After Stolen Livery Cab Gets Ticket Hours After Driver Is StabbedThere is outrage from livery cab drivers after they say a ticket was found on the bloody car of a stolen livery cab hours after its driver was brutally attacked in Queens.
SheRides Puts Brakes On App Launch Due To Overwhelming Customer DemandThere has been so much interest in SheRides from women who want female cabbies that the company is holding off for now on launching the app in New York City.
Ride-Sharing Service Exclusively For Women Begins Monday In NYC, SuburbsThere are so many options for car service these days -- from taxis and livery cabs to the ride-sharing service Uber. And now there's an option just for women launching next week.
New 'She Taxis-She Rides' Service To Offer Women Livery Cab Drivers For Female Passengers Starting next week, women will be able to request a female driver through a new livery service.