Courtney Love rages at violent anti-Uber protest by Paris taxi drivers

Story highlights

  • Minister orders UberPOP vehicles seized if caught; taxi drivers vow to keep protesting
  • Taxi protests prevented road access to Paris airports, snarled traffic at major rail stations
  • U.S. singer Courtney Love says her car was "ambushed" and beaten with metal bats amid the protests

(CNN)Angry French taxi drivers disrupted traffic and slowed access to airports near Paris on Thursday to protest the U.S. online ride service UberPOP -- and vowed that the demonstrations will continue through Friday.

The UberPOP app was ruled illegal by the French governme