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Puking Inside A San Francisco Taxicab Can Earn You A $100 Vomit Cleaning Fee

Getting into a San Francisco taxi cab while nauseatingly drunk may cost you plenty if you can’t keep it down.

07/22/2014

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SF Taxi Driver Chokes, Robs Passenger Over Tip Dispute

A taxi driver choked and robbed a passenger in a dispute over a tip near San Francisco’s Buena Vista Park early Sunday morning, a police spokesman said Monday.

06/17/2013

A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Taxi Drivers File Suit Against Car Sharing Company Uber

San Francisco cabbies have accused a startup that allows customers to hail limos and cabs with a smartphone app of violating both city and state taxi regulations.

11/15/2012

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Taxi Driver Robbed In San Francisco

A taxi driver was robbed after dropping off a customer in San Francisco’s Lower Nob Hill neighborhood on Monday night, police said Tuesday.

10/16/2012

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San Francisco Taxi Spins Out, Kills Pedestrian

Police said a San Francisco taxi spun out and killed a pedestrian after the cabbie ran a red light.

08/14/2012

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Suspect Allegedly Chokes SF Taxi Driver, Attempts To Steal Cab

A man was arrested after allegedly choking a taxi driver and then trying to drive away in the cab in San Francisco’s Mission District early Tuesday morning, police said.

05/29/2012

A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Taxis Coming To The Streets Of San Francisco

San Francisco is looking to improve taxi cab service and shorten wait times by issuing 50 new part-time cab permits on a trial basis.

02/07/2012

Toy Gun Ineffective In San Francisco Cab Robbery; 1 Arrested

A man was arrested and another is being sought after the pair allegedly used a plastic toy gun to try to rob a taxi driver in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Monday night, police said.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

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SF Cabbie Arrested In Road Rage Tire Iron Beating

taxi driver was arrested Friday night after he allegedly struck a fellow cabbie with a tire iron in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood when the victim honked his horn at him, a police spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–08/29/2011

San Francisco taxis, taxi cab, taxicabs

San Francisco Raises Taxi Cab Fares To Among Highest In Nation

San Francisco transportation officials on Tuesday decided to raise taxi cab rates in the city to heights unseen in other parts of the nation.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/17/2011