NEW YORK - Taxi fleets in at least eight U.S. cities have exressed an interest in a pilot program here in which credit cards are being used to charge phone calls and pay, fares in cabs.

In July, MasterCard International hooked up with a number of cellular phone companies to promote the six-month test.

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