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August 08, 2018 - 4:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City council voted Wednesday afternoon to cap the number of ride-hail app vehicles on the road for one year, and requiring that drivers be paid a minimum wage. Critics claim this will result in longer wait times for passengers and higher fares for rides with apps...
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August 08, 2018 - 8:53 am
New York’s city council is scheduled to vote on new legislation for Uber and other ride-sharing vehicles Wednesday.
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August 05, 2018 - 11:24 am
Uber and other ride sharing companies have spent millions to fight city regulation.
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July 30, 2018 - 9:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man who allegedly attacked a driver with a box cutter last week, is out on bail. Video of Frum Man Tries Breaking Up Violent Brooklyn Street Fight Involving Uber Driver Kevin McClean, 46, is out on $100,000 bail and faces charges that include attempted murder. The brawl...
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July 28, 2018 - 2:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is facing a heap of criminal charges after a shocking road rage incident was caught on video in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon. Police confirmed Kevin McClean, 46, of Queens was arrested after he swung a box cutter at an Uber driver, and then stole his car keys, in...
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July 26, 2018 - 8:27 am
Police are searching for a suspect who stole an Uber driver's car keys after swinging a box cutter at him in broad daylight.
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July 11, 2018 - 7:12 am
Taxi drivers fed up with Uber are demanding big changes and the New York City Council is beginning to show some support.
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June 19, 2018 - 8:52 am
New York City cabbies and elected officials are calling on the city to stop the deaths. This comes after the taxi union says a sixth driver took his own life last month because of financial troubles.
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June 16, 2018 - 10:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A terrible story gets worse with word of another cabbie killing himself. It's the sixth time it's happened in six months. The Taxi Workers Alliance said 59-year-old Abdul Saleh was found dead in his rented Brooklyn room on Friday. The group said he hanged himself after...
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June 12, 2018 - 4:32 pm
The women are a couple in their 20s and were on their way from Brooklyn to Manhattan on Saturday when they exchanged what they call a "peck'' on the lips. They say driver Ahmad El Boutari forced them out and a confrontation ensued. A cellphone video taken by one of the women shows the driver saying...
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