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WCAU Staff Walk Two Days Before Papal Visit

About 65 videographers and technicians at NBC O&O WCAU walked off their jobs late Thursday afternoon, using the timing of tomorrow’s visit to the city by Pope Francis to try to get the station back to the table to pound out an agreement. The walkout caps more than a year of negotiations between the local union members and representatives and NBC.

‘Loser’ Crew Reaches Deal, Ends Strike

IATSE and The Biggest Loser production company Reveille said Monday that a tentative agreement has been reached between the union and the production company that gives the crew health benefits and ends the strike against the show.