New York City Cabbies Seek Cap On Uber Cars In Big AppleWhile San Francisco-based Uber has experienced major growth in a few short years, New York City’s taxi industry is looking to impose a cap on how many cars can belong to the ridesharing service in the Big Apple.
More Uber Cars On New York City Streets Than Traditional TaxicabsIn a span of less than four years, San Francisco-based Uber has grown from a ridesharing startup to overtake the streets of New York City.
19 Taxi Companies Sue Uber, Claiming False Advertising Hurting Their BusinessesNineteen taxi companies sued Uber Technologies Inc. in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday, accusing the transportation network company of false advertising when it claims it has “the safest rides on the road.”
Caught On Video: SF Cab Passenger In Pink Tie Attacks Driver On Ride Home From Valentine's DayPolice in Daly City have released video of a taxicab driver being assaulted by his passenger, after he refused to pay his fare.
San Francisco's DeSoto Cab Company Ditches Longtime Name For Flywheel AppA San Francisco taxi company is ditching its 82-year-old brand and renaming itself after a smartphone app in the latest sign of how mobile technology is changing the way people get a ride.
Anti-Rideshare Bumper Stickers Help San Francisco Taxi Drivers Voice FrustrationThe decision to suspend pickup privileges of two drivers involved in last month’s taxi demonstration that blocked airport traffic isn’t improving the moods of cabbies as a holiday truce takes effect.
Puking Inside A San Francisco Taxicab Can Earn You A $100 Vomit Cleaning FeeGetting into a San Francisco taxi cab while nauseatingly drunk may cost you plenty if you can't keep it down.
Taxicab Crashes Into Walnut Creek Home, Driver InjuredA taxi driver veered off of a roadway and into an unoccupied house in Walnut Creek Tuesday afternoon, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher.
San Francisco Cabbies Count Down To Short StrikeIt's not fair, some drivers argued, because they stand to make less - and might not pick up as many fares.