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Subway staff extend strike snarling World Cup city

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Sao Paulo subway workers ignored a court ruling Sunday and extended a strike threatening to cause traffic mayhem at the World Cup's opening game in Brazil's biggest city. 

The Se metro station is void of commuters on the fourth day of the metro workers' strike, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 8, 2014

The subway staff's union voted to press on with the strike hours after a labor court ruled it was illegal and imposed a $222,000 fine for every day they fail to work.

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