US Judge Scraps Oakland Ban On Coal ShipmentsA federal judge in California on Tuesday struck down the city of Oakland's ban on coal shipments through its port, siding with a developer who wants to use a proposed marine terminal to transport coal from Utah to Asia.
Port Approves Exclusive Negotiations With A's For Howard TerminalPort of Oakland commissioners on Thursday approved a one-year agreement for exclusive negotiations with the Oakland A’s baseball team about the Howard Terminal site as the possible location for a new ballpark, port officials said Friday.
Oakland Fights Developer's Lawsuit To Allow Coal At New Shipping TerminalThe City of Oakland was in court Tuesday, engaged in a battle to uphold a ban on coal within its borders.
Cargo Containers Tumble Into Water At Port Of OaklandDivers and salvage crews probed the 50-foot depth of the Port of Oakland Friday for 10 massive empty cargo containers that tumbled off a freighter into the water.
Port of Oakland Pushes Ships to Plug-in to Shore Power to Reduce PollutionThe shore power program, which started at the Port of Oakland in 2012, has helped reduce diesel emissions at the port by 75 percent in the past decade.
Port Of Oakland Sets All-Time Record For Imports In JuneOakland port officials said June's import volume increased 5.1 percent over the same period a year ago.
Container Yard Fire at Port of Oakland ExtinguishedOakland firefighters used foam and water to extinguish a fire that raged in a hydraulic lift in the Port of Oakland yard Saturday night.
Nooses Found At Port Of Oakland Lead To Longshoremen WalkoutLongshoremen at one of the Port of Oakland's four active marine terminals have returned to work after walking off the job Thursday morning in response to nooses that were found on the property in recent weeks, port officials said.
West Coast Dockworkers To Vote On Labor-Peace Deal At S.F. MeetingWest Coast seaports could get long-term labor peace if dockworkers approve a new contract extension.
West Oakland Air Pollution Concerns Prompt Civil Rights ComplaintA civil rights complaint alleges air pollution from diesel emissions at the Port of Oakland disproportionately impacts communities of color.
Port of Oakland to Buy $8.9 Million in Solar PowerThe port will buy about 11,000 megawatt hours of solar-generated electricity from a solar farm in Lancaster.
Trapped, Injured Longshoreman Rescued At Port Of OaklandFire officials said an injured and trapped longshoreman was rescued Sunday afternoon from a container ship at the Port of Oakland.