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Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Sees Largest Jump in Pedestrian Deaths Despite Vision Zero

Six people were killed in the 10025 zip code last year, compared to just one in 2013.

Midtown »

Taxi Bursts Into Flames, Passenger and Driver Narrowly Escape

The taxi was engulfed in fire at the corner of Seventh Avenue and West 58th Street.

Lower East Side »

Thieves Snatch Taxi Driver's Cash After Asking for Change, Police Say

Police said a man and a woman stole cash from a cab driver.

Upper East Side »

City Sanitation Truck and Livery Cab Crash on East 70th Street

The accident took place at East 70th Street and York Avenue just after 9 a.m. Thursday.

Meatpacking District »

Man Attacks Cabbie After Trying to Pay $5 for 80-Block Ride, Police Say

Reginald Wilson, 36, punched the driver after refusing to pay the full $21.50 fare, police said.

Park Slope »

Taxi Passenger Pays Fare With Credit Card Then Assaults Driver, Police Say

The passenger hit the driver with a blunt object and ran away, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Drunk Woman Steals Idling Taxi in Greenwich Village, Police Say

The woman blew a .229 on a blood-alcohol content test after she was caught with stolen cab, NYPD said.

Midtown East »

Starbucks Barista Rescues Cab Driver and Passenger After Manhole Explodes

Bernard Vickers, 23, saved a trapped cabbie and passenger after a manhole exploded under their taxi.

Washington Heights »

Comedy Series About Uptown Cabbie Wins Spot on Streaming Site

"Yo Taxi" follows the adventures of Pedro, a New York City cabdriver.

Columbus Circle »

3 People Hurt After Livery Cab Flips in Columbus Circle Crash

An SUV from New Golden Horse car service flipped onto its roof during a crash, witnesses said.

West Village »

Women Attack Cabbie With Potted Plants After Trying to Shirk Bill: NYPD

A group of women beat up a cab driver after trying to get out of the car without paying, police said.

Lenox Hill »

Taxi Hops Curb and Hits Man Before Smashing Into E. 59th Street Storefront

A taxi jumped the curb and hit a man before smashing into a vacant storefront, witnesses said.

Ridgewood »

Police Identify Man Accused of Stabbing and Carjacking Livery Cab Driver

Police are on the hunt for Kenneth Suden, 41, who they say stabbed livery cab driver Fernando Crespin.

Upper East Side »

Woman Hit and Killed By Cab on Madison Avenue

The 58-year-old victim was struck by a taxi on 79th Street and Madison Avenue.

Long Island City »

'Illegal Cab' Seizures Snare Prince From Qatar and Fashion Billionaire

The personal drivers of some of Manhattan's mega-wealthy have been accused of being illegal cabbies.

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