Journalism - Domestic News.

Challenge #4 in the Action & Journalism series. Hosted by DemiLion.
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Your assignment is for the Home News desk (ie News within your country). Source a story National interest, and capture an image to support it. As well as the photograph you need to create a headline and write a couple of lines of the story to give it context and interest. Voters should assess the relevance of both the headline and text in conjunction with the image. The emphasis is on finding a relevant, current story.
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Wildcat Strike Left Passengers, and Trains, Stranded
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Unionized mechanics walked off the job Friday evening causing massive chaos for the start of the long weekend. As of Saturday night, a blockade prevents any carriage from leaving the repair yard. Soon after this picture was taken, reporters and photographers were forced off the premises by union hired security.
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Submitted: Thursday, 29th July, 2010 05:31 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 24th July, 2010
Focal length: 4.8 mm
Shutter speed: 4 sec
Aperture: F4.5
ISO: 80
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