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St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission members at their meeting on July 22, 2014. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Taxicab Commission Clears Way for Uber; Lyft Trial Delayed

Uber, the highly anticipated, app-based ride service, got most — but not all — of what it wanted from the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission.

07/22/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Uber Giving Away Free Ice Cream Instead of Rides Today

From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., you can just use the Uber app as if you were ordering a ride in another city, and you’ll get ice cream instead.

07/18/2014

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Judge Extends Temporary Ban Against Lyft Service

Lyft cannot operate until a hearing Aug. 25 to determine whether to impose a permanent ban.

07/15/2014

Photo courtesy of Lyft

Judge: Lyft to Operate in Kansas City Until Trial

District Judge Brian Wimes on Wednesday denied the city’s request for a temporary restraining order against the San Francisco-based company.

07/09/2014

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Talks Continue Over Ride-Sharing Apps Uber, Lyft

Taxicab Commission director Ron Klein admits that ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber are very popular in other cities.

07/07/2014

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

In Lyft Testimony, Kinder Likens Taxicab Commission to ‘Empire Strikes Back’

Kinder said he’s concerned about St. Louis losing the luster of its “start-up city” image.

05/20/2014

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Lyft in Court: We’re NOT A Taxi Service

The Metropolitan Taxicab Commission (MTC) is trying to prove that it has jurisdiction over Lyft and similar services.

05/19/2014

Photo courtesy of Lyft

Lyft to Call Witnesses at Hearing

The ride-sharing app is back in court today—possibly for the last time.

05/19/2014

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Judge to Decide on Lyft at Hearing

A St. Louis judge is having a full hearing to determine, once and for all, whether the ride-sharing service falls under the taxicab commission’s jurisdiction or not.

05/14/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, April 29th – Navy Week with Petty Officer Daniel McCluskey; STL Taxicab Driver Give His Two Cents on Lyft; NY Resident Michael Naess on Airbnb; STL Entrepreneur Ryan Bell

Charlie talks with Navy Petty Officer Daniel McCluskey; Charlie and Debbie talk with “Basil”, member of the STL Metropolitan Taxi Cab Commission about Lyft; Michael Naess on AIRbnb; and with STL Entrepreneur Ryan Bell, founder of Gremln.

04/29/2014

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