West Coast Ports Closed Indefinitely

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While shipping companies and longshoremen trade charges and counter-charges, 125 ships full of cargo are stranded off-shore at 29 ports, including Long Beach and LA. For every day the stoppage continues, the cost to America-s economy is one billion dollars. Although negotiations between labor and management have been ongoing since their contract expired on July 1, this weekend, management shut down operations, accusing dockworkers of manipulative work slowdowns. Federal mediators have responded by calling both sides to Washington on Thursday in the hope of finding a solution. We get a progress report from spokesmen for the International Longshore Union and Pacific Maritime Association.
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Radioactive Waste in Municipal Landfills (SB 1970)

Anaheim Angels

Major League Baseball

World Series



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton