Strike begins at Philadelphia's NBC10 ahead of pope visit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Camera operators and photographers are among the union members who've gone on strike at a Philadelphia television station just days before one of the year's biggest news events, Pope Francis' visit. reports ( ) that members of IBEW Local 98 walked off the job Thursday at WCAU-TV, an NBC affiliate. The station says in a statement that it's "unfortunate that IBEW Local 98 has decided to engage in a job action" but says viewers will continue to have access to its local news and information. A union representative says contract talks fell apart Thursday. The local's assistant business manager James...