Long Island Rail Road union representatives (from L) Dean Devita, Christopher Natale, Anthony Simon and James Snyder speak after exiting from a meeting with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority ... more 
Long Island Rail Road union representatives (from L) Dean Devita, Christopher Natale, Anthony Simon and James Snyder speak after exiting from a meeting with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York July 16, 2014. The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority and unions representing 5,400 workers on the Long Island Rail Road resumed talks on Wednesday, four days ahead of a threatened strike that would cripple the nation's largest commuter railway. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES - Tags: TRANSPORT CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) less 
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Wed, Jul 16, 2014 7:34 PM EDT