Taxi Driver

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Former Entertainment Executive Alan Hirschfield Dies At 79

Alan Hirschfield, a former entertainment executive who helped make the 1970s movies “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” and “Taxi Driver,” has died. He was 79.


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Man Arrested In Fatal Beating Of Hawthorne Taxi Driver

Police have nabbed a 28-year-old man they suspect killed a South LA taxi driver last Monday.


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Video Shows Woman Trying To Rob Taxi Driver With Box Cutter, Hammer

Long Beach police Tuesday are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman wanted for allegedly attempting to rob a Yellow Cab taxi driver.

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Taxi Driver From Torrance Arrested On Suspicion Of Sexual Assault

Authorities have released a photo of a Torrance resident arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.


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Taxi Driver Escapes Robbery Attempt In San Jacinto

A taxi cab driver escaped unharmed Friday in what deputies said was a robbery attempt in San Jacinto, a sheriff’s spokesman said.


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NYPD Says Pasadena Man Stole Taxi, Hit Traffic Light

Police say a Pasadena man dragged a New York City taxi driver out of his cab, took over the cab and crashed it into a stoplight.


25 Hurt When Taxi Plows Into Crowd In SD’s Gaslamp District

A taxi driver plowed slowly through a crowd on a sidewalk in a popular restaurant and nightclub zone early Saturday, severing the leg of one woman and injuring more than two dozen other people, police said.