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San Francisco Cab Company CEO: Taxi Industry May Not Survive The Next 18 Months

The head of a San Francisco taxi company has seen the modern-day writing on the wall and says the taxi industry in its current form may cease to exist within 18 months.


Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cab Drivers Hold Noisy Rally At San Francisco City Hall To Protest Rideshare

With horns blaring, a long line of taxicabs circled San Francisco City Hall Tuesday afternoon, with cab drivers demanding that the city ban smartphone-enabled rideshare services.


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Taxi Driver Arrested In San Francisco Pedestrian Hit & Run

A taxi driver in San Francisco was arrested after allegedly striking a pedestrian and then fleeing early Monday morning, a police spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011


San Francisco Cabbies Weigh In On Credit Card Controversy

San Francisco cab drivers attending the first of six town hall meetings scheduled over the next week, let the Municipal Transportation Agency know what they think of recent changes to how credit card fees are handled.


Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisors Call The City’s Cab System Dysfunctional

While the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is trying to get more cabs on the streets during peak hours, the supervisors are trying to rid the street of renegade cabs that are operating without a license.


Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

About The Bay: San Francisco Cabbies Try To Overcome Renegade Competition

Even as San Francisco lawmakers work to crack down on people posing as taxi drivers, the “real” cabbies are up in arms claiming they’re being taken for a ride.


CHP officers at the scene of the June 20101 fatal crash off I-280 at Mariposa St. in San Francisco. (CBS)

Probe Concludes In San Francisco Taxi Crash That Killed Couple

The California Highway Patrol has wrapped up its investigation into a fiery taxi cab crash in San Francisco last June that killed an Ohio couple, and is not recommending that the driver be charged with murder.

CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011


Man Who Stabbed San Francisco Taxi Driver Gets 15-Year Sentence

A man who robbed and stabbed a San Francisco taxi driver during a meth-fueled episode in January was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison.

CBS San Francisco–10/29/2010