|Anxiety grows as possible NY rail strike nears|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
HICKSVILLE, N.Y. ó Anxiety grew among the nearly 300,000 daily riders caught in the middle of a labor dispute as a weekend strike at the nationís largest commuter railroad grew closer.
The eight unions representing Long Island Rail Roadís 5,400 workers and Metropolitan Transportation Authority managers didnít negotiate on Tuesday, a day after both sides said talks aimed at averting a 12:01 a.m. Sunday strike had collapsed.
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