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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 02: Shoppers walk by a demonstration of Macy's workers and other union activists outside of the retailer's flagship store at Herald Square in Manhattan on June 2, 2016 in New York City. Nearly 5,000 Macy's workers at four New York stores have threatened to strike against the Cincinnati-based department store chain if a new contract is not successfully negotiated by June 15. Workers claim that the retailer is demanding cuts in retirement benefits, and changes in work rules and scheduling. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Macy's workers and other union activists at Herald Square in Manhattan on June 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Strike looming at Macy’s iconic New York store

Workers at Macy's iconic flagship store in New York City are threatening to strike if contract negotiations fail.

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Hundreds of Verizon workers strike outside of the telecommunications company's Brooklyn offices
Hundreds of Verizon workers strike outside of the telecommunications company's Brooklyn offices (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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How to prepare for a worker’s strike

Q. My husband was on strike with Verizon. This is a risk every three years when contract time comes. We knew it was coming and was able to put a little away to see us through, but we’d love suggestions on how to plan for something like this. We do have an emergency fund but we hate to touch it.

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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Passengers ride the NJ Transit train from New York Penn Station to Trenton, NJ on May 14, 2015 in New York City. An Amtrak train crash in Philadelphia on Tuesday evening has forced train service to be suspended between New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C., causing commuters to use NJ Transit, flights and bus services. The crash killed at least eight people and injured over 200 more. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
Passengers ride the NJ Transit train from New York Penn Station to Trenton, NJ on May 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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NJ Transit, unions differ over rail shutdown plans

As face-to-face negotiations to avert a possible state-wide rail strike took a day off Wednesday, another issue appeared to generate differing viewpoints from the two sides: what will happen at midnight Saturday if no agreement is reached?

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NJ Transit employees rally in Woodbridge
NJ Transit employees rally in Woodbridge (CBS New York via youTube)
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NJ Transit union workers rally a week before possible strike

Hundreds of NJ Transit employees turned out in Woodbridge for a rally a week before a possible strike.

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Anthony Simon, left, lead union negotiator for Long Island Rail Road Union, speaks during a news conference accompanied by union representative Dean Devita, right, in New York on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Anthony Simon, left, lead union negotiator for Long Island Rail Road Union, speaks during a news conference accompanied by union representative Dean Devita, right, in New York on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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Negotiations resume to avoid LIRR strike in NY

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- Negotiations aimed at avoiding a walkout at the nation's largest commuter railroad resumed Wednesday after Gov. Andrew Cuomo prodded both sides to find an agreement that would keep 300,000 daily riders from being forced to find alternate ways of getting in and out of New York City.

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Getty Images/Win McNamee
Getty Images/Win McNamee
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Fast Food Workers Demand Higher Wages [POLLS]

Would you like a raise with those fries?  Fast food workers from all over the world are  taking part in strikes and protests today, looking for $15 per hour pay and better working conditions. 

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U.S. Supreme Court (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
U.S. Supreme Court (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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NJ-Based Nursing Home Company Seeks Supreme Court Help

A New Jersey nursing home company has asked U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to overturn an appeals court's order rejecting a delay in reinstating striking Connecticut workers.

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Port Newark (Getty Images)
Port Newark (Getty Images)
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Strike Looms at Gulf and East Coast Ports

East Coast businesses are bracing for a possible walkout of 14,500 workers that could close 15 ports from Massachusetts to Texas.

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American Airlines Pilots Expect Contract Talks to Resume

The pilots' union at American Airlines is moving to resume stalled contract negotiations with the carrier.

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Port of New York and New Jersey (Getty Images)
Port of New York and New Jersey (Getty Images)
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NY-NJ Dock Workers Authorize Strike as Talks Sour

A union representing more than 1,000 longshoremen at the Port of New York and New Jersey has authorized a strike if labor talks don't yield a deal in the next month.

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