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Report: Cyber Attack At LA, Long Beach Ports Could Cost $1B Per Day

A new study says cyber attacks may pose the biggest threat to disrupting economic activity at ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach.


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Supreme Court Strikes Down ‘Clean Trucks’ Program At Port Of LA

The Supreme Court has overturned part of the anti-smog program at the Port of Los Angeles.


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Environmental Group Threatens Lawsuit After City Council OKs Rail Yard

An environmental advocacy group threatened to file a lawsuit Thursday following a City Council vote to approve a new rail yard for the Port of Los Angeles.


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No Warships For ‘Navy Days’: Budget Cuts Cancel San Pedro Port Calls

A federal budget fight will keep a U.S. Navy warship from docking in San Pedro for this year’s Los Angeles Navy Days.


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14,000 Counterfeit Toasters From China Seized In Long Beach

Customs officials at the the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport complex have seized 14,904 toasters from China bearing counterfeit safety markings, authorities announced Thursday.



Critics Warn Of Increased Pollution If Rail Yard Built Near Port Of LA

A vote by port officials Thursday could clear the way for a $500 million railway project at the Port of Los Angeles.



LA Port Workers Protest After Mechanic Layoffs

Dozens of employees at the Port of Los Angeles were on the picket line Friday over alleged unfair hiring practices.


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Port Workers Defy Ruling To End Walkout Over ‘Outsourcing’

Hundreds of clerical workers at one of the busiest piers at the Port of Los Angeles defied an order to end a labor strike over alleged staffing shortages.


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$1.2B Port Redevelopment Project To Create 14,000 Jobs In Long Beach

Groundbreaking began Monday on a $1.2 billion project at the Port of Long Beach. The Middle Harbor Redevelopment Project will combine two outdated container terminals and create as many as 14,000 permanent jobs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2012

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Disney Wonder To Leave Port Of Los Angeles In December

The Disney Wonder will cruise out of the Port of Los Angeles later this year to launch a new series of trips from Miami.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/24/2012

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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.



Counterfeit Santa, Snowman Lights Among Seized Shipment From China

Life-sized Santa Claus, snowman, and polar bear lights were among the counterfeit merchandise originating from China.


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‘Occupy’ Protesters Attempt To Shut Down SSA Marine Operations At Long Beach Port

“Occupy LA” protesters have moved to the Port of Long Beach, where they plan to set up picket lines and garner support from Longshore union workers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2011

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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