Homeland Security Secretary Says Ports A Terrorism PrioritySecurity at shipping ports around the U.S., including testing containers and vessels for biological and radiological hazards, is a top priority to preventing terrorism, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Thursday.
2 Sides Keep Negotiating West Coast Ports ContractAs importers struggle to get their products from massive ships docking at West Coast ports onto store shelves, dockworkers and their employers continue negotiating a new contract.
Strife At West Coast Ports Threatens Delivery Of Holiday GoodsLabor strife at major West Coast sea ports is threatening the delivery of holiday goods that consumers expect and retailers need to turn a profit.
California High Surf Caused $20M In DamageThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday the money is needed to make emergency repairs to breaches and near-breaches damaged by Hurricane Marie.
Truckers Strike At Los Angeles, Long Beach Ports Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday.
Truckers Plan 2-Day Strike At LA, Long Beach Ports Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of LA and Long Beach planned to go on a two-day strike Monday that they said was directed not at the busy ports themselves but at the companies that employ drivers.
SoCal Ports To Consider More Cuts In Pollution Officials from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles are considering whether to adopt a plan that aims to aggressively reduce harmful pollutants from ships and trains.