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Transit strike cripples Paris commute


Access to a subway station is closed during a strike by the RATP affecting underground transport lines in Paris on Friday. Photo by Ian Langsdon/EPA-EFE

Access to a subway station is closed during a strike by the RATP affecting underground transport lines in Paris on Friday. Photo by Ian Langsdon/EPA-EFE

Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines.

The strike shut down 10 of the city's 14 subway lines and two-thirds of the ...


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