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Onslow County cab driver robbed at knife point

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videoA Taxi cab driver in the Maysville area was held at knife point and robbed Saturday night. According to the Onslow County Sheriff's Office Timothy Dewayne Smith robbed the cab driver around 11:00 PM. Full story...
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An 'Uber' trendy way to get around

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videoThe ride sharing application Uber just launched its services here in The Port City. Wilmington is among the first five cities in the state using the transportation system. Uber drivers get you where you need to go using their own car and taxi companies aren't too happy about it. Full story...
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Wilmington Police searching for man who robbed taxi driver at gunpoint

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Police are searching for a man they say robbed a Wilmington cab driver at gunpoint early this morning, just as he pulled into the Creekwood community to drop the man off. Full story...
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Pedestrian hit by taxi released from hospital

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The pedestrian struck by a taxi cab Saturday morning at Wrightsville Beach has been released from the hospital. Full story...
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Wilmington tests designated late-night taxi spots

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You may notice some specially marked parking spaces downtown. The city has painted spaces in the 100 block of North Front Street to say "Taxi Only After Midnight." Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Suspect in cabbie beating charged with felony

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videoSurf City police have reviewed video of Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Adam Kinosh assaulting cab driver Charles Hawkesworth. The charges against Kinosh have been upgraded to one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury and a misdemeanor count of communicating threats. Kinosh is in a mental health facility in Wilmington and cannot be arrested until his release. Full story...
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Police: Marine attacks cabbie, flees to mental hospital

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videoPolice say a man who dedicates his life to protecting our country turned against a cab driver early Sunday morning. The only question now is why he brutally assaulted a man who was trying to help him. Full story...
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Man arrested for Wilmington taxi robberies

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video Every day cab companies across Wilmington receive hundreds of phone calls. Wednesday night two cab companies received calls that are every driver's worst nightmare Full story...
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City considers changes to improve taxi service

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video Make a mess of yourself in a cab on the way home from downtown Wilmington, and you could face an extra charge. It's one of several changes City Council is considering to better transportation services. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: City Council says it might be time to look into cab shortage downtown

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Wilmington City Council has not said much on the taxi cab shortage in downtown that occurs during busy nights, but on Tuesday the majority agreed that it should be looked into. Full story...
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Successful New Year's Eve in downtown Wilmington besides cab shortage

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video New Year's Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year in downtown Wilmington. Often with big crowds, come big problems, but this year Wilmington police say there were no major issues except for the shortage of taxi cabs. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Wrightsville Beach taxi ticket sparks reaction

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videoYesterday we told you about a cab driver ticketed in Wrightsville Beach for pulling over and picking up a customer. Today we hear from those familiar with the island to see what they have to say about the incident. Full story...
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Cab driver hits legal speed bump in Wrightsville Beach

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video He was trying to pick up a woman who needed a ride but instead he got a ticket for stopping on the side of the street. Cab driver Gary Nolt said he was just doing his job early Saturday morning when he was picking up customers in Wrightsville Beach. Full story...
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How many taxis are enough?

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videoAre there enough taxis in the city of Wilmington? The city issues 155 taxi permits to cab companies throughout the Port City, and those are the only cabs that can pick up passengers in the Wilmington city limits. Taxi drivers say the system isn't fair. Full story...
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City still working out details for downtown taxi stand

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After complaints about the first trial run, taxi companies called this past weekend's taxi stand experiment a success.

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