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Truck Drivers End Strike At Ports of LA, Long Beach

Drivers who picketed several trucking firms at the nation’s busiest seaport complex returned to work Friday after a weeklong strike they say will not be their last.

05/01/2015

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Port Of L.A. Police Chief Indicted On Corruption, Tax Charges

The police chief for the Port of Los Angeles has been indicted on corruption and tax charges, according to the U.S. States Attorney’s Office.

04/30/2015

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Officials ID 2nd Boy Killed After Car Plunges Into LA Harbor

Authorities have identified the second boy who died after his family’s car plunged into Los Angeles harbor, killing his 13-year-old brother.

04/11/2015

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Officials Investigating Cause Of Fatal Port Of LA Crash

Police Friday were investigating the cause of a fatal crash involving a vehicle that plunged into the Port of Los Angeles.

04/10/2015

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Carson Shipping Company Agrees To Reclassify Drivers As Employees

Los Angeles-Long Beach port truck drivers for a Carson-based shipping company voted to join the Teamsters union following the company’s decision to classify them as employees instead of independent contractors.

01/09/2015

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Local Leaders Join SoCal Longshore Workers Over Labor Dispute

An ongoing labor dispute threatens to reduce work crews on cargo ships by two-thirds.

01/02/2015

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Port Of LA Truck Driver Strike To Expand To Rail Yards

The picket lines at the Port of Los Angeles expanded to local rail yards Tuesday in an effort to disrupt cargo distribution before Black Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/18/2014

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Iodine Showing Up In Water Near Ports Of LA, Long Beach

A project that is scanning the waters off the Southern California coast for any sign of nuclear material from the March 2011 Fukushima disaster in Japan has turned up higher than expected amounts of a radioactive isotope of iodine instead.

10/30/2014

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Congestion Crisis In Port Of LA May Result In Delays For Holiday Orders

Extensive congestion at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach is causing major shipping delays, just in time for the holiday season.

10/27/2014

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City Of LA Pulls Plug On Yacht Project

City officials announced Wednesday that the multi-million dollar Angelena Project has been cancelled.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2014

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World’s Largest Rubber Duck Kicks Off Tall Ships Festival At Port Of LA

A six-story-tall rubber duck paddled into the Port Of Los Angeles Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2014

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Mayor Garcetti Explains Leadership Change At Port Of LA

In the wake of a CBS2 investigation, Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday maintained that leadership changes at the Port of Los Angeles had little to do with the controversial skyrocketing cost of its 73-foot yacht.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2013

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16K Fake Hermes Handbags Seized At Port Of LA

More than 16,000 counterfeit Hermes handbags have been seized by U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) officers, officials announced Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013

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Cost Of Renovations On Port Of LA’s Yacht Millions More Than Agency First Reported

The cost of renovations for the Port of Los Angeles’ yacht, which is used for tours of the harbor, is millions more than first reported, according to CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2013

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Villaraigosa Heads To China To Promote LA As Tourist, Trade Hub

Antonio Villaraigosa this weekend is making one last trip to China as mayor of Los Angeles.

05/26/2013

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