Uber Cranks Up In Las Vegas Then Told To IdleUber, a smartphone app which matched passengers with drivers, launched operations in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City on Friday.
No Increase For Taxi RatesNevada's Taxicab Authority says it will keep rates at current levels.
Yellow Checker, Drivers Meet With MediatorFederal mediators in Las Vegas say they are ready to help try to settle a strike involving the city's second-largest taxicab company.
Hotels, Airport: No Effect From Vegas Cab Strike More than 1,000 drivers at Las Vegas' second-largest taxicab company walked off their jobs Sunday, but the strike apparently caused no immediate major problems for visitors to the major tourist destination.
Cabbies Voting On Possible StrikeDrivers for the valley's second-largest cab company are deciding whether to go on strike. Nearly 1300 employees at Yellow Checker Star Transportation are voting on a motion to authorize a walkout.
Request For More Cabs DeniedA vocal meeting of the state Taxicab Authority ended with board members voting not to allocate additional cars on Las Vegas streets.
Cabbies Accused Of Taking Passengers HostageCompetition has led some Vegas cab drivers to hold passengers hostage.
Cab Business BoomingLocal cab companies have reason to smile these days.