United Says It's Likely to End Pension Plans

United Airlines files court papers saying it will likely terminate and replace its employee pension plans. The disclosure comes after United announced last month it would stop making payments to pension plans until it emerges from Chapter 11. Chicago Public Radio's Jason DeRose reports.



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