| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Retailers are rushing goods into the nation's ports, fearful labor strife may arrive on the docks and affect the busy holiday season, a trade group said.
The powerful longshoremen’s union is negotiating a new contract for its nearly 20,000...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:43 AM
More than 120 truck drivers at the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports walked off the job Monday morning, organizers said, launching an indefinite protest against what they say are widespread workplace violations.
The picket lines are the largest...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Let's say you were to approach a teenager in greater Los Angeles and offer this deal:
How would you like to give up your Saturdays for the next 18 weeks, agree to do as you're told without exception, attempt one physical and mental challenge after...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Los Angeles officials announced Thursday that they had confiscated slightly more than one ton of illegal fireworks as part of a regional crackdown before Fourth of July celebrations.
The amount of seized fireworks rose as authorities worked in...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:07 PM
The Los Angeles Community College District board of trustees appointed new presidents at three campuses earlier this week.
On Wednesday, the board voted unanimously to name Linda D. Rose as the new president of Los Angeles Southwest College, Otto W.K....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:51 AM
California cities — especially those in the Central Valley — topped the list of metropolitan areas with the highest automobile theft rates last year, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
Bakersfield topped the national list,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:55 PM
A body was found Wednesday night near a berth at the Port of Los Angeles, fire officials said.
The body may be that of a maritime worker, but the circumstances of how the person died were not immediately clear, according to the Los Angeles Fire...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:39 PM
Chatsworth 2, El Camino Real 1 (12)
Carson 2, Port of Los Angeles 0
Westchester 5, Arleta 2
Sylmar 6, Bravo 0
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:29 PM
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a new executive director for the Port of Los Angeles, one of the nation's largest seaports that has been without permanent leadership since late last year.
Gene Seroka, a veteran shipping...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:21 PM
It took nine innings, but Port of Los Angeles finally won the City Section Division III baseball championship on Monday at USC, defeating Fulton Prep, 3-2.
The winning run came home on a ground ball and late throw to home plate.
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The number of Chinese travelers passing through the Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel has swelled 15% since the property was purchased in November by a Chinese real estate developer.
The new owner, a subsidiary of Shenzen Hazens Real Estate Group,...