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Meiers Corners »

Cab Driver Fined $25K Denies Charges He Shunned Black Executive

Baqir Raza, 24, said another passenger who happened to be white got into the cab before Cynthia Jordan.

University Heights »

Cabbie Loses License After Telling Passenger He Wants To Impregnate Her

Jorge Wilmores-Metivier harassed a young woman he was driving home, a city judge ruled. 

TriBeCa »

Off-Duty MTA Conductor Punches Cabbie in Fight Over Fare, Police Say

An off-duty MTA conductor punched a driver near Broadway and Canal Street about 4 a.m., police said.

Park Slope »

Cabbie Faces Fine After Refusing to Take Wall Streeter to Park Slope

Mohammed Hossen berated ex-Goldman Sachs bigwig Matthew DeMonte and his pregnant wife, a judge found.

Red Hook »

Rogue Cabbies Break Rules to Pick Up Fares at Red Hook Ikea

The issue was highlighted by a recent dispute between two cabdrivers at the 1 Beard St. store.

Chelsea »

'60 Minutes' Reporter Bob Simon Killed in West Side Highway Crash: Police

The veteran correspondent for the news show died after the car he was riding in crashed.

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.

Upper East Side »

Golf Coach Fatally Struck by Uber Driver on Upper East Side

Wesley Mensing, 27, a golf coach in New Jersey, was killed while crossing East 62nd Street, police said.

Jamaica »

1,000 'Dollar Vans' Seized Since Last Year, But Most Return to Street

The illegal drivers often get light punishments and drive recklessly, legal drivers say.

East Harlem »

Cabbie Arrested After Dragging Cyclist 80 Feet in Deadly Crash, NYPD Says

Nojeem Odunfa was arrested for fatally striking Jerrison Garcia at 108th St. and Park Ave., police said.

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.

Bed-Stuy »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

Taxi inspectors confiscated thousands of cars, mysterious white flags appeared and a micro pig moved in.

Civic Center »

Lyft Reaches Deal With City and Will Launch Friday, Company Says

Lyft said it would abide by TLC regulations and state laws.

Long Island City »

Taxi Inspectors Say They're Pressured to Make 'Illegal Cab' Seizures

Current and former Taxi and Limousine Commission inspectors said seizures are a fundraiser for the city.

Long Island City »

Public Advocate and NYCLU Call for Probe of City's 'Illegal Cab' Seizures

The outcry follows DNAinfo's story about inspectors accusing innocent drivers of being illegal cabbies.