Port Workers, Truck Drivers Protest Independent Contractor StatusTruckers say they are being misclassified as independent workers so companies can keep their wages low and deny them health and unemployment benefits.
Port Drivers Return To Work After Firms Promise Labor TalksPort drivers ended their picketing Friday against a pair of trucking companies serving Los Angeles and Long Beach ports and rail yards after the firms agreed to begin negotiating with drivers to resolve ongoing labor disagreements.
1967 Jaguar XKE Convertible Stolen Decades Ago Seized From Container At PortA classic British sports car was among five cars seized recently by U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex.
Long Beach Port Cargo Growth Nearing Record LevelsTrade 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.
Trapped Dolphin Finds Its Way Back To Open SeaA young dolphin, which was trapped Tuesday afternoon in the Berthe of the Long Beach Port, apparently has managed to swim out of the area.
Young Dolphin Trapped In Long Beach PortA young dolphin became trapped Tuesday afternoon in the Berthe of the Long Beach Port.
20 Stolen Luxury Cars Worth $1.5M Headed For Asia Seized At Los Angeles-Long Beach PortsA shipment of 20 stolen luxury cars, including a $200,000 Ferrari, was seized by Customs and Border Protection officials before they could be shipped off to Hong Kong and Vietnam.
Millions Of Counterfeit Cigarettes Seized At LA PortCustoms officials say they have seized more than 22,000 cartons of counterfeit cigarettes valued at more than $1 million at a Southern California port.