Port of Oakland

Largest Container Ship To Call On North American Port Arrives At Oakland Port

California Strike Disrupts Activity At Port of Oakland

Striking custodial and maintenance workers in California have disrupted activity at the Port of Oakland.


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Port: Blockades Cost Millions In Lost Activity

Port of Oakland officials say disruptions caused by protesters likely cost businesses, workers and the surrounding community millions of dollars.


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Port Of Oakland Resumes Business After Occupy Disruptions

Operations were returning to normal at the Port of Oakland Tuesday morning after a daylong port blockade along the West Coast, port officials said.


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Port Shutdown Puts Sacramento Truckers Out Of Work

Occupy Wall Street protesters have managed to at least partially shut down some of the West Coast’s busiest ports in the hopes they will cut into the corporations that run the docks. However, more than one hundred truckers in Sacramento say they are the ones being hurt.


Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike

Port Of Oakland Seeks To Prevent Another Occupy Shutdown

The Port of Oakland is looking to head off another protest by Occupy Oakland aimed at shutting down the busy port.


Protestors stand on a truck at the Port of Oakland during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Protester Injured In Oakland; Port ‘Occupied’

Thousands of people have effectively shut down the Port of Oakland as they try to disrupt the flow of goods at the nation’s fifth-busiest port, but a protester in downtown Oakland was hurt Wednesday evening after being struck by a vehicle.