DMV To Expand Commercial Driver Testing Slots, Hoping To Relieve Port BacklogHoping to alleviate the backlog of goods at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex by increasing the number of truck drivers on the road, the state Department of Motor Vehicles announced Wednesday it will boost its capacity to administer commercial driving tests.
Store Products Run Low As Ports Are Impacted During PandemicIf you are having a hard time finding some of your favorite products at stores, you are not alone.
Best Cruises Out Of Los AngelesSick of baggage fees, rate hikes and costly onboard meals that have redefined the once-friendly skies? Book a cruise from the Port of Los Angeles and leave the hassles of LAX ashore.
$8M Worth Of Cocaine Found In Tire Shipment At LA-Long Beach Port ComplexHundreds of pounds of cocaine concealed in a shipment of tires from South America have been seized at the Los Angeles-Long Beach seaport complex.
Port Workers Brace For Fallout From Potential Homeland Security ShutdownJust days after a deal was reached to keep business humming at the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex, dock workers could see some fallout from a potential shutdown at the Department of Homeland Security.
Companies In West Coast Port Dispute Make Appeal To WorkersMaritime 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.
SoCal Ports To Shut Down For 4 Days As Labor Talks StallThe ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will again be partially shut down over four out of the next five days as a labor dispute continues between port employers and the dockworkers' union.
Port Of LA Reopens After Weekend Shutdown The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach were among more than two dozen ports that reopened Monday after a weekend shutdown by port operators.
Labor Dispute At West Coast Sea Ports Doesn't Take A HolidayThe two sides have been trying to negotiate a new contract for months, and as tensions have risen the rate that cargo is moving has slowed.
Truck Drivers Resume Strike At Port Of LAOfficials say deliveries into and out of the Port of Los Angeles were unaffected by a work stoppage by drivers from a pair of trucking companies.
Port Of LA To Step Up Efforts To Ward Off Potential Ebola Cases The U.S. Coast Guard has stepped up enforcement at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to prevent the Ebola virus from making entry into Southern California.
Officials Make Largest Mounted Wildlife Seizure Ever At LA Port Complex Seven boxes of mounted wildlife, antlers and horns were seized last month at the Los Angeles-Long Beach seaport complex before they could be exported, authorities said Wednesday.
Labor Dispute Briefly Shuts LA, Long Beach Ports Workers with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union are negotiating a new contract with their employers at 29 West Coast ports, but their action was unrelated to those talks.
Dock Worker Hurt After Fall Into Cargo Hold At Port Of LAFire crews Monday rescued a worker who fell into the cargo hold of a ship at the Port of Los Angeles.
‘2020’ Report: Port Merger, Minimum Wage Hike Would Jump-Start EconomyThe 2020 Commission threw its support behind a minimum wage increase and combining the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to return the region to prosperity.