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SpaceX Planning To Base Rocket, Spacecraft Retrieval At Port Of Los Angeles

SpaceX, the Hawthorne-based aerospace manufacturer led by Elon Musk, is looking to base its rocket and spacecraft retrieval operations out of the Port of Los Angeles, the company’s representatives said Thursday.

06/18/2015

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France Gives Nation’s Highest Honor To 19 WWII Veterans In SoCal

On Friday, the French consul general presented the veterans with the rank of knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor.

05/08/2015

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Port Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Corruption, Tax Charges

The chief of police for the Port of Los Angeles pleaded not guilty Friday to federal corruption and tax charges.

05/08/2015

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Truck Drivers At Ports Of Los Angeles, Long Beach Strike

Truck drivers at the nation’s largest port complex were striking Monday against the major firms serving the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

04/27/2015

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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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2nd Boy Dies A Day After Deadly Port Of Los Angeles Crash

Authorities say a second boy who was gravely injured Thursday after a vehicle plunged into the Port of Los Angeles has died.

04/10/2015

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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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1 Boy Dead, Another In ‘Grave’ Condition After Car Plunges Into LA Harbor

Tragedy struck at the Port of Los Angeles when a vehicle transporting a family of four drove off the pier, killing a 13-year-old boy inside and gravely injuring an 8-year-old relative.

04/09/2015

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Representatives Of West Coast Dockworkers Urge Union To OK Contract

Representatives of the dockworkers’ union overwhelmingly recommended that rank-and-file members vote to approve a tentative agreement that restored the flow of international trade through West Coast seaports.

04/03/2015

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Port Of Los Angeles Cargo Volume Down 22.7 Percent During Labor Talks

Cargo volumes at the Port of Los Angeles were down 22.7 percent in January compared with the same month last year, amid congestion at the harbor and a drawn out labor dispute between port management and dockworkers.

02/26/2015

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LA, Long Beach Mayors Pledge More Efficiency At Port Complex

A tentative labor agreement between dockworkers and port employers was hailed Monday by the mayors of Los Angeles and Long Beach, who say their cities will work more closely on eliminating cargo congestion at the port complex.

02/23/2015

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Companies In West Coast Port Dispute Make Appeal To Workers

Maritime companies are making their case for a new labor contract directly to West Coast dockworkers, hoping the rank-and-file will pressure union negotiators to reach a deal that would let billions of dollars of cargo now stuck at West Coast ports flow freely again.

02/18/2015

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Obama Sends Labor Secretary To Calif. To Settle West Coast Ports Dispute

President Obama is set to send United States Labor Secretary Tom Perez to California in an attempt to address the slowdown of ports on the West Coast.

02/14/2015

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LA, Long Beach Ports At ‘Breaking Point’

Increased congestion is expected this Presidents Day weekend at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, harbor officials said Friday.

02/13/2015

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Weekend Port Shutdown Sees Union, Companies At Odds

Ships were idle at 29 ports along the west coast on Saturday, including Long Beach and San Pedro, after negotiations between the union and the association representing shipping companies hit a standstill Friday night.

02/07/2015

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