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10:32 am on Saturday January 21, 2012

Tweeting to a better taxi service

Image by Flickr user Roozbeh Rokni Writing for Ars Technica, Jacqui Cheng profiles a tweeting Chicago taxi cab driver: "Can you pick me up at my place in 15 minutes? Text me when you get here." No, this isn't a text message to a friend or a call...
2:26 am on Tuesday December 13, 2011

Thanks to a pack of cards, a 2002 North Charleston slaying ends in a conviction

A cold case involving the 2002 slaying of a North Charleston taxi driver, Eugene Thomas, has ended with a 20-year sentence for Derrick Wright. The conviction is being largely attributed to a deck of playing cards printed with the face and info of...
8:12 am on Wednesday March 31, 2010

North Charleston cracks down on cab drivers that dodge, overcharge handicapped

Image by Flickr user - POD - The City of North Charleston was getting reports that those in wheel chairs or with seeing-eye dogs were getting ignored or overcharged by cab drivers -- so they set up a sting operation, and sent a message with fines....
3:34 am on Thursday October 29, 2009

North Charleston taxi driver poked in the eye, robbed

Image by Flickr user eremy BrooksImage by 20091029-eye.jpg The Post and Courier reports that a taxi driver told North Charleston police that a passenger poked him in the eye and robber him of his wallet.  Hop over to the paper to take a read. The...