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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.

08/03/2012

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Arrest Made In Arson Attack On Taxi During Lakers Celebration

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.

05/08/2012

Former "Taxi" and "Grease" star Jeff Conaway died In May at the age of 60. Conaway battled addictions for years but his official cause of death was reportedly pneumonia.

‘Taxi’ And ‘Grease’ Actor Jeff Conaway’s Death Was Accidental

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.

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Danny DeVito received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Film And TV Star Danny DeVito Gets Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Film and television star Danny DeVito received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2011

Former "Taxi" and "Grease" star Jeff Conaway died In May at the age of 60. Conaway battled addictions for years but his official cause of death was reportedly pneumonia.

Autopsy Scheduled To Determine Jeff Conaway’s Cause Of Death

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2011

Actors Jeff Conaway (L) and Didi Conn attend the celebration of the DVD release of "Grease Rockin' Rydell Edition" at the Santa Monica Pier on September 19, 2006 in Santa Monica, California.  (credit: David Livingston/Getty Images)

‘Taxi,’ ‘Grease’ Star Jeff Conaway Dies At 60

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.

05/27/2011

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‘Grease’, ‘Taxi’ Star Jeff Conaway Reportedly Fighting For Life

Jeff Conaway’s manager says the actor is in critical condition and facing a crucial period of survival.

05/23/2011

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Woman Killed By Taxi On 57 Freeway In Anaheim

ANAHEIM (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says a woman whose body was found on an Orange County freeway apparently was struck by a taxi. CHP Officer Jennifer Hinks says the body was found Wednesday night […]

05/12/2011

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NYC Cabbie Drives 2 Friends Across US For $5,000

Mohammed Alam is being paid $5,000 to drive a pair of friends to Los Angeles. The trio left Saturday night and reached Los Angeles Friday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2011

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LAX Cab Drivers Brace For ‘Resentment’ Over Fare Hikes

Taxi drivers at Los Angeles International Aiport are warning their tips could take a hit from a new deal

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/29/2011

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Homeless Man Hires Getaway Cab For Home Depot Robbery

A transient from Ohio was in jail Thursday after hiring a taxi to drive him to a Home Depot store in Santa Ana that he proceeded to rob for $800.

03/03/2011

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Model, College Football Standout Fatally Shot During Struggle With LAPD Officers

Los Angeles police say an officer shot and killed a male model and former college football standout during a struggle after he stripped naked and caused an early morning disturbance in the Playa Vista area.

01/14/2011

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Judge Bars Santa Monica’s Taxi Franchising System

A judge has temporarily blocked Santa Monica’s new taxi franchising system after Armenian American cabbies complained they were excluded.

12/23/2010

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Drivers Wary Of City Council Plan For ‘Green’ LA Taxis

Several members of the Los Angeles Taxi Workers Alliance have expressed concern that they won’t be able to afford the upgrades, but city officials have pledged to help them secure loans.

10/26/2010

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Cab Driver Dragged, Killed During Carjacking

Authorities say a taxi driver was killed after being dragged beside his cab after an apparent carjacking in Lynwood.

09/19/2010

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