The labor dispute that hobbled international trade through West Coast seaports earlier this year officially ended Friday when the union representing dockworkers announced its members had ratified a five-year contract.
While West Coast seaports struggle to keep up with billions of dollars of cargo, dockworkers and their employers apparently aren’t close to a new contract nearly six months after their old deal expired.
A mystery plague is killing sea stars along the West Coast.
The West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, scientists said Wednesday.
What is causing some marine life along the West Coast to disintegrate and die-off?
President Obama is expected to arrive in the Southland on Tuesday for a two-day visit to the West Coast.
Sen. Barbara Boxer and Sen. Dianne Feinstein are among six Senate Democrats calling for an investigation after last month’s record jump in gasoline prices.
A prolonged drought that has wreaked havoc on crops throughout much of America’s breadbasket may soon move closer to the Southland.
Dylan Lauren stopped by the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about her store’s very first location on the West Coast.
The USS Iowa — a World War II era battleship — is about to become a floating museum in San Pedro.
John Anderson has discovered just about everything during the 30 years he’s combed Washington state’s beaches — glass fishing floats, hockey gloves, bottled messages, even hundreds of mismatched pairs of Nike sneakers that washed up barnacled but otherwise unworn.
The California Department of Public Health said on its website that traces of radioactive Iodine-131 was found March 28 in San Luis Obispo County.
Federal environmental regulators say they are adding more radiation monitors in the western United States and Pacific territories as concerns rise over exposure from damaged nuclear plants in Japan.
Imagine being alerted by cell phone that the ground under your feet will start shaking in 30 seconds.
Preparations to send up the classified satellite payload took three years and $100 million in infrastructure upgrades at Vandenberg Air Force Base.