Taken for a costly ride

Popkin, James; McGraw, Dan
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/10/94, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p56
Offers an investigative report on fare-padding ploys used by taxi cab drivers in 10 US cities. Outlines airport ruses, scam stoppers, and downtown deceptions in New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, and several other locales. INSETS: A cabbie's confession, by Dan McGraw.;When drivers get too choosy (Manhattan sting), by J.P..


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