Auto Workers Suspended After Liquid Lunch

DETROIT—Chrysler Group LLC indefinitely suspended 15 union workers at a Detroit assembly plant Thursday after a local television-news station caught the group on tape drinking beer and apparently smoking marijuana while on break before returning to work.

U.S. auto makers and the union have battled for years over polices and work rules that make it difficult for companies to dismiss workers for poor work performance, absenteeism or tardiness. Read Full Story