Taxicabs

George Smith, former Wallabies star, arrested in Japan after allegedly refusing to pay taxi fare

Former Wallabies captain George Smith has been arrested in Tokyo after he allegedly assaulted a taxi driver while drunk.<p>Smith, who played 111 games …

Crime

Uber to introduce limit on drivers' hours

<b>Uber is introducing a new driver hours policy across the UK to increase safety for drivers and passengers.</b><p>From next week, a licensed driver on its app must take an uninterrupted six-hour break after 10 hours of either driving with a passenger or travelling to pick up someone.<p>Drivers who do not take …

Uber

Cool (Kids) Cabs,taxi services for kids

DURBAN - Cool (Kids) Cabs is a taxi service for children that have just recently been launched in Cape Town.<br>The company prides itself on being the …

Durban

Meet the Chinese rappers who are about to cross over

Hip hop is one of China’s fastest growing (and most controversial) scenes – after exploding in 2017, this year it looks set to go global<p>Although the Chinese rap scene has been fermenting since the early 2000s, in 2017 <i>The Rap of China</i> took the genre mainstream. The hugely popular reality television …

Kendrick Lamar

Victims of taxi rapist John Worboys welcome review of his release

Specialist abuse lawyer Richard Scorer, who is representing some of Worboys' victims, said: "Our clients are pleased that their fears and concerns …

Parole Board

Carjacker fakes being injured in the street before taking Terrell man's vehicle at gunpoint

A Terrell man was carjacked Monday after stopping to help a man who appeared to be hurt, police say.<p>Markus Parrish was driving in the 300 block of …

Policing

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Can you match these endangered UNESCO sites to their countries? [QUIZ]

Quizzes<p>Photo: Helen Bachari<p>Posted In<p>Quizzes<p>Be the first to comment<p>Trending now<p>9 easy languages for English speakers 10+ mind-blowing places to teach …

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New Year's Eve reveler tries to bail on $2,225 taxi fare

A reveler who rung in the New Year during a $2,225 taxi trip from Copenhagen, Denmark to Oslo, Norway tried to bail on the fare by disappearing into his apartment, according to police and one angry driver.<p>Norwegian police said they were contacted by the Danish driver after the six-hour, 375-mile …

World News

A tale of three countries: Drunk man's New Year's Eve taxi ride costs him $2,220!

The six-hour-long taxi ride cost him 18,000 Norwegian kroner.<p>As they say, New Year's Eve is always the heaviest drinking day of the year. For those …

Internet

Test Drive Of London's Range-Extended Electric Black Cab

LEVC TX electric taxi<p>The range-extended <b>TX</b> taxi, developed by the London Electric Vehicle Company was deemed “<b>surprisingly good</b>” in the first test …

Transportation

Chinese Rap Crew Higher Brothers Drop New EP Featuring Ski Mask The Slump God

Chinese rap group Higher Brothers released their debut album <i>Black</i> <i>Cab</i> in June last year, cementing their status at the forefront of their country's …

Music

Law firm offers to reimburse Hoosiers for taking taxi service on NYE

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A local law firm wants to ensure Hoosiers get home safely this New Year’s Eve, and is offering to pay to ensure so.<p>Eskew Law is …

Uber

Mobility players are not standing still but where next for Uber?

Three recent stories from the mobility sector – featuring Uber, Didi and Daimler – form a convenient structure on which to assess the current state …

Uber

Black cab driver £270 fined for jumping red light while fleeing London terror attack

A black cab driver has hit out at being fined £270 for jumping a red light while helping people to get away from the London Bridge terror attack.<p>Ryan …

London Bridge

Driver Found Guilty of 'Wildcatting' Taxi Service at Border

A Los Angeles man was found guilty of "wildcatting"--running an illegal taxi service--at the border, confirmed the San Diego City Attorney's Office …

Uber

City Attorney's Latest Bust: Illegal 'Wildcatter' Taxi Service Nets $1,000 Fine, 3 Years Probation

Share This Article:<p>A Los Angeles man who operated an unlicensed taxi service at the international border at San Ysidro was fined $1,000 and placed on …

San Diego

CMON Previews Um’Rak For HATE

Well, the world’s come to an end. Damnit, Todd! How you managed to turn a taxi service into a catalyst for Armageddon I’ll never now, but here we …

Eating

Europe tells Uber it’s a taxi service, so it should start acting like one

2017 just isn’t Uber’s year. Aside from hiring Dara Khosrowshahi, the company doesn’t have much to show for itself, other than a slew of scandals. …

Uber

Uber Suffers Major Setback After Europe Court Rules It’s a Taxi Service

Uber lost a major legal battle on Wednesday, when Europe’s highest court declared that the ride hailing app must comply with tough rules governing traditional taxi associations, a significant setback for a company already grappling with a string of scandals.<p>The decision by the European Court of …

Uber

Senate Approves Tax Bill, Uber Is a Taxi Service - 5 Things You Must Know

The long-awaited decision by Europe's highest court found that Uber operated like a traditional taxi firm, not a digital service.<p>The ruling means …

Banking

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Uber

Uber Suffers New Blow As EU Court Rules It's A Taxi Service

The EU's top court today ruled that Uber is an ordinary transportation company instead of an app and should be regulated as such, in a decision that …

Uber

‘Safe Ride’ driver charged with rape pleads not guilty

HAMILTON, Ohio — A man accused of sexually assaulting two female college students in Ohio in the vehicle he drove for his “Sherman’s Safe Ride” taxi …

Crime

Uber can be regulated like other transport services, EU court rules

Ride-hailing service disagrees, saying it is a digital app acting as an intermediary for drivers and riders<p>Ride-hailing app Uber provides a transport …

Uber

Top European court rules Uber is a taxi service, in major challenge to the gig economy

On Wednesday, the European Union's highest court, the European Court of Justice, ruled that ride-hailing giant Uber is a transportation company not …

Uber

Uber dealt blow by EU court ruling that it is a taxi service

LUXEMBOURG: Ride-hailing app Uber provides a transport service and can be regulated like traditional taxis, the European Union's top court said on …

Uber

Ohio ‘Safe Ride’ driver charged with rape pleads not guilty

HAMILTON, Ohio — A man accused of sexually assaulting two female college students in Ohio in the vehicle he drove for his “Sherman’s Safe Ride” taxi …

Crime

EU court rules Uber is a taxi service

Ride-hailing app Uber provides a transport service and can be regulated like traditional taxis, the European Union's top court said on Wednesday in a …

Uber

Taxi or app? Uber faces big EU court decision

The case is yet another thorn in the side for scandal-rocked Uber, which has drawn the fury of local taxi drivers and officials for flouting local …

Uber