Man Robs 2 Cabs On West SideThe robberies both happened on July 16, police said. The first occurred at 5:19 a.m. in the 4000 block of West Congress, and the second at 10:20 a.m. in the 3800 block of West Congress.
Cab Drivers: Time Running Out For Chicago Taxi IndustryDrivers are asking City Hall for help as the taxi trade takes increasing hits from ride-sharing services.
Cabbie Lured Victim By Offering To Show Her Good Pokémon Go Spot: AuthoritiesProsecutors say he picked up a fare on July 23 from a Palatine bar and asked her if she played Pokémon Go. She said yes, and he allegedly drove her to a lake in Schaumburg, telling her it was a preferred “Pokestop” to play the game.
Anatomy Of A Bicycle Accident: Who's At Fault?CBS 2's camera was rolling when a bicyclist collided with a taxi. Brad Edwards sorts out what happened.
Cabbie Charged With Assault After Kicking Two Men Out Of VehicleTwo men claimed last week they were ejected by their Uber driver after they shared a kiss.
Police Board Fires Cop Accused Of Pulling Gun On Cabbie 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.
Taxi Slowdown Staged To Demand Fare Hike, Regulations For CompetitorsIt 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.
Police: Be On The Lookout For Cross-Dressing Cab Thief
Police: Drunk Couple Had Sex In Cab, Then Couldn’t Pay FareA 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.
Men Ejected For Kiss In Cab File LawsuitMatt 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.
Two Men Say Cabbie Ejected Them For KissingThe 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.
Cab Strikes Pedestrian, Crashes Into Liquor StoreA taxicab disobeyed a red light and struck another cab, which then struck a pedestrian and crashed into a liquor store.
City Offers Free Medallion To Cabbie Who Wins Award For Service To DisabledThe City of Chicago is offering a major reward to cabdrivers who serve disabled passengers - a free medallion.
Crash Sends Taxi Into Guardrail On Lake Shore DriveA crash sent a taxi flying into the guardrail alongside North Lake Shore Drive overnight.
Pedestrian Hit By Taxi DowntownA pedestrian was hospitalized Thursday morning, after being hit by a taxi downtown.