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2014-04-30 12:21:48

Los Angeles Port Truck Drivers Allowed To Return To Work Unconditionally after Historic Strike At Employer Yards And Ports Of Los Angeles And Long Beach Terminals LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 30, 2014, striking truck drivers serving the nation's largest port complex - the twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach - returned to work after an historic unfair labor practice strike that marked a dramatic escalation of drivers' fight for...

2014-01-28 12:24:45

LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:United States Shipping Report Q4 2013Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI maintains its cautiously positive view on the US shipping sector. We forecast contractions inthroughput at both the port of Los Angeles and the Port of New York/New Jersey. We have revised downour 2013 US real GDP growth forecast from 2.1% to 1.8%, which is mostly attributable to base effects frompoor data readings...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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