Port of Long Beach
A fire at an old wooden wharf at the Port of Los Angeles was extinguished early Wednesday and normal operations resumed after an idle day brought on by smoke from the blaze.
Operation Maritime Chokehold is a $30 million program made possible through a grant from Homeland Security.
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.
The Long Beach City Council has removed former Port of Los Angeles Harbor Commission President Thomas Fields from his position after allegations of extensive travel expenses.
The olive ridley sea turtle was underweight, hypothermic and barely breathing when it was discovered stranded by Marine Animal Rescue workers in early January.
An ongoing capital improvement plan underway at the Port of Long Beach is generating thousands of local construction jobs.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting that public relations vacancies will rise by 21 percent through 2020.
Port officials have seized nearly $18,000-worth of rubber ducks that contain levels of a chemical that may not be safe for children.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced that a tentative agreement was reached Tuesday night to end the crippling 8-day strike at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Contract talks between striking clerical workers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and shippers adjourned Saturday night.
A longshoreman was killed Thursday when he was pinned beneath a fallen container on a ship at the Port of Long Beach.
Occupy activists have announced plans to shut down the Port of Long Beach on Monday in hopes that it will disrupt business for the “1%” whose business relies on the port.
A 26-year-old woman was severely injured after falling off the side of the Queen Mary at the Port Of Long Beach Monday night.
Hotel guests near the Port of Long Beach have been warned not to shower or drink tap water after an investigative report shows crude oil contamination in and around the harbor.
Officials continue to test the water in and around the Port of Long Beach to figure out the source of the contamination that has shut off water to nearby hotels for the past two days.