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UPS and union fail to reach contract by deadline, possible strike impending

Negotiations over a new contract between UPS and its union have stalled and a strike could be on the way. The union, known as the Teamsters, set Wednesday as the final deadline to reach a deal.

Host Peter O’Dowd hears from Emma Cosgrove, a senior reporter on Insider’s transportation team, about what happens next.


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