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Labor Dispute Briefly Shuts LA, Long Beach Ports

Workers with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union are negotiating a new contract with their employers at 29 West Coast ports, but their action was unrelated to those talks.

07/08/2014

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Dock Worker Hurt After Fall Into Cargo Hold At Port Of LA

Fire crews Monday rescued a worker who fell into the cargo hold of a ship at the Port of Los Angeles.

06/16/2014

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Coroner Identifies Trucker, 61, Who Was Crushed By His Own Cargo In Fatal Crash

The truck driver was headed east on the Pomona (60) Freeway at 8:52 p.m. on Thursday.

06/08/2014

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Long Beach Port Cargo Growth Nearing Record Levels

Trade is up at the Port of Long Beach, though officials project it will be a few more years before cargo volumes match pre-recession levels.

01/23/2014

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Contract Talks Adjourn Amid 5th Day Of Port Strike

Contract talks between striking clerical workers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and shippers adjourned Saturday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/01/2012

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Passenger Traffic Increases At LAX

The amount passengers flying to and from Los Angeles International Airport increased during the first six months of the year compared to the same time last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2012

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Port Of Los Angeles Exports Record 2.1M Cargo Containers

The Port of Los Angeles last year exported a record 2.1 million cargo containers with U.S. goods for overseas customers.

01/18/2012

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Clerks, Handlers Close Terminals At Port Of LA; Christmas Cargo Likely Unaffected

Trade at several terminals at the port came to a halt after union workers took steps to highlight ongoing labor talks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/02/2011

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Port Of Long Beach To Debut Electric Power Stations In Pollution Fight

Cargo ships arriving at the port complex in Long Beach are about to go electric.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/14/2011

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Stolen 1976 Porsche Recovered In Cargo Container Bound For Netherlands At Port Of LA

A Porsche reported stolen out of Las Vegas more than 20 years ago has been recovered at the Port of Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/28/2011

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India Deal For Cargo Planes To Save Jobs At Long Beach Boeing Plant

Boeing officials have said the order will save jobs and extend the life of a Long Beach plant where the planes are assembled.

06/15/2011

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Long Beach Residents Rally Against Backyard Cargo Containers

They’re being called everything from a “boxcar” to a blight on the neighborhood, but local officials say they have a plan to fight the growing trend.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/25/2011

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Police Chase Alleged Drug Suspect Carrying Huge Coke Cargo

Law enforcement officials Tuesday chased a drug subject through Pico Rivera into Santa Fe Springs who may have been transporting as much as eighty pounds of cocaine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2011

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LAX Passengers, Cargo Screened For Radiation Ahead Of Japan Plume

Detectors are now being used at LAX after low-level radiation has reportedly been found in Dallas and Chicago on passengers and planes coming in from Japan.

03/17/2011

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