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I picked up three students: two female friends returning home together from a night out, and one of those random drunk lads that hangs around kebab shops after the clubs shut, to try and cadge a free lift home with fellow students. 200 more words


Woman in hospital after being hit by Edmonton taxi

EDMONTON – A woman is recovering in hospital after being hit by a taxi in central Edmonton.

The collision happened shortly after midnight Tuesday on 101 St. 45 more words


Uber Cranks Up In Las Vegas Then Told To Idle

(Las Vegas, NV) — There’s a new way to commute in Las Vegas. Maybe ?

Uber, a smartphone app which matched passengers with drivers, launched operations in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City on Friday. 145 more words


Cat grass lament

Our new cat, Miss Bunny Drummond, loves cat grass. I caught her sleeping with her head on the wire cage over the pot where it sometimes grows. 20 more words

Uber, Economic Regulation, and the Open Market

In municipalities throughout Nova Scotia, as is the case across much of the Western world, local councilors are responsible for regulating the taxicab industry. This process primarily entails controlling prices and restricting licenses, as well as implementing safety regulations. 638 more words


Why Uber Is In Trouble In Alabama, And Everywhere Else

UPDATE:  Enjoy an update about Uber in Tuscaloosa from Mayor Walt Maddox.

Uber is a technology company service that allows ordinary people to give rides to other people for a fee, it’s basically a ride sharing service. ¬† 610 more words