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For Some Unlicensed Contractors Caught in Fresno Undercover Sting It Was Like Déjà vu All Over Again

SACRAMENTO - The majority of those caught contracting without a license in a Contractors State License Board (CSLB) undercover sting will either go on to get a contractors’ license, or find another line of work. Some though, will keep trying to stay one step in front of the law. That was the case for three...
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Yellow Cab fights for relevance in ride-hail age

For a man who’s losing cash and cachet to the much-less-regulated ride-hail companies such as Uber and Lyft, you’d think Anthony Palmeri, president of Yellow Cab in San Diego, would have a big chip on his shoulder. Maybe he does, but Palmeri would rather talk about his button. That’s because this “Ride Yellow” button, inspired by Staples’...
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Yellow taxis have a new weapon in their war against Uber: gadgets

Riding in a yellow taxi used to be a miserable experience, which helps explain why Uber and Lyft were able to swoop in and so thoroughly disrupt the industry. Fed up with unreliable and dirty taxi rides, passengers migrated en masse to ride-hail apps that promised cleaner rides, friendlier drivers, and seamless payments. Taxi operators...
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