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Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Workers At Oakland Port, Airport Returning After 1-Day Strike

Officials say custodial and maintenance workers at Oakland International Airport and one of the nation’s busiest seaports are set to end their pickets and return to work late Tuesday and early Wednesday.

11/20/2012

Striking workers at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

1-Day Strike Disrupts Activity At Port Of Oakland

Port spokesman Isaac Kos-Read said the workers were preventing trucks from entering the facility Tuesday morning. Longshoremen were also being kept from their jobs.

11/20/2012

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Workers At Oakland Airport, Port Of Oakland Staging 1-Day Strike

Members of Service Employees International Union Local 1021 began picketing Monday night at Oakland International Airport to kick off a 24-hour strike meant to also shut down the Port of Oakland on Tuesday

11/19/2012

Port Of Oakland

Oakland Port, Airport Workers Striking Over Contract

Port workers who say they have gone 16 months without a new contract plan to go on strike Monday and Tuesday in Oakland.

11/19/2012

Port Of Oakland

Port Expansion Pushes Oakland Film Center Off Army Base

The businesses that make up the Oakland Film Center must leave the Oakland Army Base by January to keep an expansion project at the Port of Oakland on schedule, Mayor Quan said Wednesday.

11/15/2012

Port of Oakland Executive Director Omar Benjamin (Port of Oakland)

Oakland Port Official Steps Down Amid Strip Club Scandal

The executive director of the Port of Oakland has stepped down, amid a scandal involving the use of public money at a strip club.

11/13/2012

A sign outside the Oakland Army Base. (CBS)

Oakland Moves Forward With Plans For Former Army Base

The project is expected to create thousands of jobs in West Oakland.

10/31/2012

Port Of Oakland

Port Of Oakland Mechanic Killed In Crane Accident

A man was killed at the Port of Oakland after being crushed by a crane Wednesday morning, a California Division of Occupational Safety and Health spokesman said.

10/24/2012

Port of Oakland Executive Director Omar Benjamin (Port of Oakland)

Phil Matier: New Questions Raised About Oakland Port Director

The saga of Omar Benjamin, the suspended Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, continues to grow murkier with each passing day.

10/24/2012

Director of Maritime James J. Kwon.  (Source: Port of Oakland)

Oakland Port Official Accused Of Strip Club Spending Suspended

The Port of Oakland’s maritime director has been ordered to return from a business trip and take paid administrative leave as port officials investigate allegations that he spent $4,500 in public funds at a strip club.

10/22/2012

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