Karl Clermont recalls the booze-fueled encounter he had with an off-duty Chicago police detective in April 2009. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
It was not immediately clear how many of the city’s 7,000 taxicabs would be idled by any slowdown. Attempts in the past by taxi drivers to stage work slowdowns have generally been unsuccessful because the drivers have not been well-organized.
A couple’s erotic cab ride from a bar to southwest suburban Orland Park ended on a less-than-romantic note when they couldn’t cover the fare, according to police.
Matt McCrea and Steven White say a taxi driver bounced them from a cab when they exchanged a tame kiss. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
The Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, the city’s overseer of cabs, said drivers have rights but cannot discriminate. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.
A taxicab disobeyed a red light and struck another cab, which then struck a pedestrian and crashed into a liquor store.
The City of Chicago is offering a major reward to cabdrivers who serve disabled passengers – a free medallion.
A crash sent a taxi flying into the guardrail alongside North Lake Shore Drive overnight.
A pedestrian was hospitalized Thursday morning, after being hit by a taxi downtown.
A taxicab was destroyed beyond recognition Tuesday morning, after it slammed into a bench and a pole at Chicago and Milwaukee avenues and killed a man waiting at a bus stop.
Chicago cab drivers say it’s time for a fare increase, and they’re taking their argument to City Hall Tuesday.
It may be a little harder to hail a cab in the very near future, as Chicago’s taxi drivers are threatening to walk off the job.
Two people were in the hospital Thursday morning, after a motorist slammed into a cab and a window washing van in River North – knocking the window washer right off the scaffolding mounted on top.
A plan approved by the City Council Wednesday will mean higher cab fares for everyone.
Early morning rush hour traffic was tied up downtown Monday, after a pickup truck slammed into a taxi at Columbus Drive and Roosevelt Road.
The cab driver who crashed into a pedestrian and a building in Streeterville Monday had dozens of prior traffic tickets and was involved in another accident that left someone injured, records show.
One person was killed, and two others were injured, when a cab struck a building in the Streeterville neighborhood this morning.
Two drivers were taken to the hospital this morning when a sport-utility vehicle and a taxi crashed downtown, sending the SUV into a Dunkin’ Donuts.
The cab driver initially asked the man out of the taxi because he was “unruly” in the backseat, prosecutors said.