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Sides ‘Far Apart’ In West Coast Port Negotiations

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.

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Mystery Plague Killing Sea Stars Has Scientists Scrambling For Answers

A mystery plague is killing sea stars along the West Coast.

CBS Los Angeles–06/17/2014

A graduate student in the marine biology program at Cal State Long Beach collects kelp in the waters off of Long Beach during Kelp Watch 2014’s initial collection of samples. (Photo credit: David J. Nelson/Cal State Long Beach)

Study Finds No Evidence Of ‘Ocean-Borne’ Fukushima Radiation Along West Coast

The West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, scientists said Wednesday.

05/07/2014

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Scientists Stumped By West Coast Sardine, Starfish Die-Off

What is causing some marine life along the West Coast to disintegrate and die-off?

11/04/2013

President Barack Obama is pictured during an interview on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” at the NBC Studios in Burbank, California, on October 25, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama To Arrive In LA Tuesday For ‘Tonight Show’ Appearance

President Obama is expected to arrive in the Southland on Tuesday for a two-day visit to the West Coast.

08/04/2013

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Senators: ‘Highly Unusual Set Of Events’ Behind Gas Price Spike

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.

11/27/2012

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NOAA: Drought Conditions May Be Headed For West Coast

A prolonged drought that has wreaked havoc on crops throughout much of America’s breadbasket may soon move closer to the Southland.

10/18/2012

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Dylan’s Candy Bar Sweetens Up The West Coast With New LA Location!

Dylan Lauren stopped by the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about her store’s very first location on the West Coast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2012

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USS Iowa Making Slow Journey To SoCal

The USS Iowa — a World War II era battleship — is about to become a floating museum in San Pedro.

10/28/2011

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Flotsam From Japan’s Tsunami To Hit West Coast

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.

04/01/2011

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Low Radiation Doses Found In West Coast Milk

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.

03/31/2011

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Feds Deploy More Radiation Monitors Along West Coast

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.

03/16/2011

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West Coast Quake Warning System Would Be Costly

Imagine being alerted by cell phone that the ground under your feet will start shaking in 30 seconds.

03/14/2011

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Largest-Ever Rocket, With Secret Payload, Launched On West Coast

Preparations to send up the classified satellite payload took three years and $100 million in infrastructure upgrades at Vandenberg Air Force Base.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2011

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USC To Host Obama On West Coast Campaign Swing

As the midterm election campaign heads into the final stretch, President Barack Obama is set to visit five states in four days, including a scheduled stop in Southern California.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/20/2010

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