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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

Uber Vehicle

San Francisco Ride-Sharing Startup Uber Valued At $17 Billion

After just 4 years in business, a San Francisco startup — ride-sharing service Uber Technologies — has received a $1.2 billion investment round for a valuation of $17 billion.

06/06/2014

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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.

06/06/2014

Lyft Rideshare Service

Lyft Refuses To Stop Operating In New Mexico, Faces Thousands of Dollars in Fines

Lyft says it will defy New Mexico regulators by continuing to operate in Albuquerque, a move that a state official says could result in large fines for the ridesharing service.

05/23/2014

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Woman In Wheelchair Hit By Taxi Near San Francisco United Nations Plaza

A woman in a wheelchair was hit by a taxi near San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza Tuesday afternoon, fire officials said.

04/15/2014

(CBS)

Pedestrian Hit, Seriously Injured By Taxi In San Francisco

A pedestrian was seriously injured when he was struck by a taxi near San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue on Thursday night, police and fire officials said.

03/07/2014

(STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Hurt After Running Into Taxi Cab In SF SoMa

A woman was injured when she was involved in a collision with a taxi in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Thursday morning.

02/06/2014

Uber Vehicle

San Francisco Cabbies Accuse Rideshare Firm Drivers Of Insurance Fraud

San Francisco taxi drivers are trying a new tactic in their war against shared car ride services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar. They’ve taken to alerting insurance companies that the rival drivers may be committing insurance fraud.

01/21/2014

Taxi cabs wait for fares in front of the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Migrate To Rideshare Services

As many as one-third of San Francisco’s cab drivers have ditched their hack licenses and are driving for Uber, Lyft or Sidecar instead, according to the city’s taxi association.

01/16/2014

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

Taxi Hits Bicyclist In Downtown San Francisco

A taxi cab struck a bicyclist in downtown San Francisco Tuesday morning, a police spokeswoman said.

12/03/2013

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