New York City school bus strike

Associated Press
Bus drivers and supporters walk a picket line in front of a bus depot in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013.  More than 8,000 New York City school bus drivers and matrons went on strike over job protection Wednesday morning, leaving some 152,000 students, many disabled, trying to find other ways to get to school.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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A standoff between striking school bus drivers looking for job protections and a city administration that says they just can't have them has the potential to go on for some time, observers said, as parents struggle to get to work on time while scrambling to figure out alternatives for their children to get to school. (Jan. 17)

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