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Talks between Con Ed, union continue as heat wave bakes city
Talks between Con Ed, union continue as heat wave bakes city
News Billy Rennison 7/06/2012 at 3:34PM

As the temperature rises, so does the risk of power outages, a fact that is magnified with Con Edison workers locked out as contract talks continue. Temperatures are forecasted to reach 100 degrees on Saturday, and with 8,500 workers locked out, the task of maintaining the system — which can be strained in the heat [...]

Sports lovers cry foul after MSG blackout
News Billy Rennison 1/11/2012 at 3:11PM

If a game is played and no one is able to watch it, did it really happen? More than one million sports fans have faced off with this problem after MSG was dropped from the Time Warner Cable lineup on January 1. The sports network and Time Warner are more than two weeks into their [...]