Union strike leads to shutdown of Twinkies maker Hostess

A contentious fight between Hostess Brands Inc. and its second largest union this fall resulted in the Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Ho Hos maker declaring that it had to liquidate. The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union accused the company of slashing wages... Laura A. Oda / The Tribune