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Union Win Second Straight, Beat Red Bulls 2-0

Vincent Nogueira and C.J. Sapong scored a quick pair of second-half goals and the Philadelphia Union beat the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Sunday for their second straight victory.

05/24/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

AG: New Jersey State Police Fatally Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove At Trooper

New Jersey State police shot and killed a man after he drove a stolen Jeep toward them, authorities said.

04/22/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Person Shot By New Jersey State Police In Union

A New Jersey State Police trooper shot and wounded a suspect Tuesday evening in Union.

04/21/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie gives the annual State of the State address on January 13, 2015 in Trenton, New Jersey. Christie addressed topics ranging from state pensions to new drug addiction solutions.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Defends Budget Plan, Urges Parents To Not Opt Out Of PARCC During Town Hall Event

Gov. Chris Christie says the state would have to raise taxes to afford paying a court-mandated amount into the pension system for public sector employees.

03/04/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

14 Unions To Sue Gov. Christie Again Over Pension Payments

Fourteen unions representing New Jersey public sector employees say they plan to sue Gov. Chris Christie again over planned contributions to government employees’ pension funds.

03/03/2015

A flooded underpass turned to ice on Route 22 under the Garden State Parkway in Union. (credit: CBS2)

Icy Roads Plague New Jersey: Heart Attack Patient Saved In Part By Other Drivers On I-95

Drivers were once again dealing with some slick conditions Monday morning an overnight freeze.

01/19/2015

Hunts Point produce market - Bronx, NY - May 23, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Tentative Deal Between Teamsters Local 202, Market Averts Strike At Hunts Point Market

Teamsters Local 202 says its 1,300 members will vote on the offer Wednesday.

01/17/2015

Fiery crash on Route 78 in Union, New Jersey on Dec. 6, 2014 (Credit: idelaney21 on Instagram)

1 Dead In Fiery Crash That Snarled Traffic On Route 78 In Union

Police said several vehicles were involved, including a tractor-trailer.

12/06/2014

The fountain in front of the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center (Credit: Getty Images)

Another Union Reaches Deal With Metropolitan Opera

Another union agreed to a contract this past weekend with the Metropolitan Opera, in the wake of the threat of a lockout last month.

09/02/2014

An LIRR train arrives at the Bethpage station. (credit: Getty Images)

CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer Gives Breakdown Of What Both Sides Want In Potential LIRR Strike

With 10 days to go Thursday before a possible Long Island Rail Road strike, many have been wondering just how far apart the two sides really are.

07/10/2014

An LIRR train arrives at the Bethpage station. (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Releases Strike Contingency Plan For LIRR Commuters

In the event of a walkout, shuttle bus service will be provided from six LIRR stations to subway stations in New York City.

06/20/2014

Frozen pipes caused by frigid temperatures keep plumbers around the Tri-State area busy (file/credit: CBS 2)

Line Grows As Hopefuls Wait For Applications To Plumber’s Apprentice Program

A line was growing outside of the Plumbers Local Union 1, in Long Island City, on Sunday night.

06/08/2014

Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter speaks at a press conference as Leo W. Gerard, President of the National Steelworkers union, listens on Jan. 28 2014 at The Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago. Citing what they deem as the NCAA's abdication of responsibility to protect athletes from injury, the College Athletes Association (CAPA) announced the creation of the new labor organization to represent college football and basketball players. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

National Labor Relations Board: College Football Players Can Unionize

In a stunning ruling that has the potential to revolutionize college athletics, a federal agency said Wednesday that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation’s first college athlete’s union.

03/26/2014

Union, N.J. Explosives Found

Man Arrested After Explosive Devices Are Found In Union, N.J.

A Union Township, N.J. man was arrested Monday, after authorities found an improvised explosive device and other weaponry Monday at his home.

01/27/2014

Riders get ready to board a Long Island Rail Road train in Bethpage, N.Y. (file/credit: Getty Images)

MTA Rejects LIRR Contract Proposal, Possible Summertime Strike Looming

LIRR union workers have been without a contract for three and a half years. That contract draught will continue because the MTA has rejected a White House mediator’s proposal to end the dispute.

01/16/2014

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