Los Angeles wants taxi drivers to get on board with a mobile app that will allow customers to hail a taxi from their smartphones.
A mobile app for taxis, similar to the increasingly popular ride-sharing apps and being used by most Taxi companies in LA, was put to the test.
What’s being billed as the world’s first Twitter-based taxi service is expected to celebrate its launch Thursday in Venice Beach.
An assault suspect was killed Wednesday morning after he led authorities on a high-speed chase and crashed into a home.
The Los Angeles City Council was set Tuesday to consider a motion to appeal newly adopted state regulations for phone-app-enabled ridesharing services.
Just three months after the city’s taxi czar sent cease and desist letters to three of the region’s major ride sharing companies, Mayor Eric Garcetti is expressing support for the start-ups.
An Orange County sheriff’s deputy saved a 49-year-old man from a burning car last Thursday in Yorba Linda—and it was all captured on camera.
Unionized taxi drivers held a demonstration Tuesday in downtown Los Angeles calling on state regulators to stop so-called “bandit taxicabs” from operating in the city.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a male and female suspect accused of assaulting a taxicab driver in Huntington Park.
A taxi cab driver escaped unharmed Friday in what deputies said was a robbery attempt in San Jacinto, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
At least one suspect has been arrested in an arson attack of a taxi cab that took place two years ago outside Staples Center following the Lakers Championship win.
Autopsy results released Friday reveal that “Grease” and “Taxi” star Jeff Conaway’s death in May was accidental and caused by several medical conditions, including coronary artery disease and pneumonia.
Film and television star Danny DeVito received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday.
An autopsy is scheduled Saturday afternoon to determine the cause of death for actor Jeff Conaway, who died Friday in an Encino hospital, according to the TMZ.
Jeff Conaway, who starred in the sitcom “Taxi,” played swaggering Kenickie in the movie musical “Grease” and publicly battled drug and alcohol addiction on “Celebrity Rehab,” died Friday.