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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.

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.

Upper West Side »

Councilwoman Wants UWS Street Renamed for 9-Year-Old Killed in Crash

Cooper Stock, 9, was killed when a cabdriver failed to yield while the youngster crossed the street. 

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Theater Brings Diverse Tales to Hell's Kitchen

"The Jackson Heights Trilogy" will have a four-week run at the 777 Theatre in Hell's Kitchen.

Lower East Side »

Cops Hunting Three Suspects Accused of Beating Up, Robbing Taxi Driver

Police say three people beat up and robbed a cab driver on the Lower East Side Saturday morning.

New York City »

Cabbies Drive Out of State for Gas While Struggling With Fuel Shortage

New York cabbies are driving as far as Connecticut to fill their tanks.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Side Man Hailed as Hero for Saving Taxi Driver from Drowning

Jon Candelaria, 25, waded into chest deep flood waters during Hurricane Sandy to carry a man to safety.

Manhattan »

TLC Postpones Cabbie Dress Code Vote

The TLC postponed a vote to change the rules governing taxi drivers' attire on Thursday.

Manhattan »

Yellow Cab Drivers Push for Significant Fare Hike, Report Says

Drivers of yellow taxis have submitted a proposal to increase cab fares nearly 20 percent, according to a published report.

Manhattan »

Cabbie Accused of Racial Profiling Agrees to $2K Settlement

Daniel Shaneyfelt said a hack refused to take him after his boyfriend, an African American cancer patient, entered the taxi.