Earlier it was reported striking Verizon (VZ -1.5%) workers adding to the closely-watched...

|About: Verizon Communications (VZ)|By:, SA News Editor

Earlier it was reported striking Verizon (VZ -1.5%) workers adding to the closely-watched jobless claims, leading to the obvious question: How can a striking worker reap UE benefits? Now comes the answer...only in New York. Verizon workers in the Empire State look to take advantage of a rare law that could open the door to benefits for strikers.