Port of Los Angeles

Truck drivers and supporters picket outside the offices of Green Fleet Systems in Carson, Calif., on Monday, July 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Hamilton)

Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday. The impact […]

07/08/2014

Pablo Vasquez, left, and other truckers wait to unload  their cargo Monday, Sept. 27, 2004 in the Port of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ric Francis)

Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday. The impact […]

07/07/2014

(Photo credit: The Port of Los Angeles)

Rescue underway in ship’s hold in Los Angeles port

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Firefighters are rescuing a worker who became trapped among steel pipes in the hold of a cargo ship in the Port of Los Angeles. Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey says the […]

06/16/2014

(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

30 month road project shuts down 710 Freeway ramp in Long Beach

LONG BEACH (CNS) – The connector between the southbound Long Beach (710) Freeway and westbound Ocean Boulevard in Long Beach will be closed for 30 months beginning Saturday as part of the $1.2 billion Gerald […]

05/10/2014

Vincent Thomas Bridge and the Port of Los Angeles. (Photo by United States Coast Guard)

Truckers plan 2-day strike at S. California ports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach say they plan a two-day strike beginning Monday. The truckers say their protest […]

04/28/2014

Port of Long Beach strike (AP photo)

Truckers plan 2-day strike at S. California ports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach say they plan a two-day strike beginning Monday. The truckers say their protest […]

04/27/2014

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Search for new LA Port Chief begins

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An international search is on for a new Port of Los Angeles chief, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today. The hunt for a new executive director will be conducted by recruitment firm […]

03/06/2014

This photo provided by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection shows a recently recovered a 1953 Triumph motorcycle which was stolen more than 46 years ago from its owner’s backyard in Omaha, Nebraska in 1967. (AP Photo/U.S. Customs & Border Protection)

Man glad stolen motorcycle found after 46 years

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Donald DeVault wonders what kind of memories his Triumph motorcycle helped make in the 46 years since it was stolen. The 73-year-old Omaha man learned last week that California authorities had […]

11/06/2013

(Photo credit: The Port of Los Angeles)

16,053 fake Hermes handbags seized at SoCal ports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. Customs & Border Protection agents have seized more than 16,000 phony Hermes handbags that were shipped to the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach from China. Authorities said Thursday the […]

09/27/2013

(Photo credit: The Port of Los Angeles)

Port of LA unveils plan for marine research center

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles port officials have unveiled plans to create a $500 million marine research center, called AltaSea. The project formally announced Monday will be built on a 100-year-old pier on the […]

06/17/2013

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