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Work Stoppage

A police officer urges calm amid confrontations during a work stoppage at the Port of Oakland, November 27, 2013. (CBS)

Truckers Protest Emission Standards, Block Traffic At Port Of Oakland

Oakland police said they cited at least half a dozen people at a noisy protest Wednesday morning at the Port of Oakland by truck drivers who are pushing for better pay and help in complying with new air emissions standards.

11/27/2013

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

Port Of Oakland Truckers Vote To Strike

A group of Port of Oakland truck drivers pushing for better pay and other changes voted Friday to stop work at the port on Wednesday, officials said.

11/25/2013

Big-rigs at the Port of Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Port Of Oakland Truckers Threaten Shutdown Over Emissions Rules

The Port of Oakland Truckers Association announced on Monday that drivers will walk off the job as early as next week if they don’t get financial help meeting new clean-air standards.

11/18/2013

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Port Truckers Plan Work Stoppage In Push For Better Wages

A group representing Port of Oakland truckers said it planned to halt work Monday morning to push for better working conditions and payment.

10/21/2013

BART strike

BART Management, Unions Finally Meeting Days Before Contract Expiration

Representatives from Bay Area Rapid Transit and its two largest unions were scheduled to meet at the same time Friday morning — the first time that has happened in several days.

07/26/2013

The container ship MSC Fabiola (R) is seen docked at the Port of Oakland on March 22, 2012, in Oakland, California. The MSC Fabiola is the largest container ship ever to dock at any seaport in North America with an overall length of nearly one quarter mile long. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Work Stoppage At Port Of Oakland After Longshore Worker Death

The Port of Oakland was effectively shut down Wednesday morning after a number of longshore workers skipped worked because of the death of a worker at the port on Tuesday.

07/17/2013

Garbage Truck. (CBS)

Work Stoppage Delays Garbage Service In Fremont, Union City

A work stoppage has delayed garbage service in Fremont and Union City, officials in those cities said.

04/18/2013

Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

Nurses Strike At Dozens Of Bay Area Hospitals

Nurses are picketing outside dozens of Northern and Central California hospitals as part of a one-day strike over benefit cuts and other concessions sought by hospital management.

09/22/2011

San Francisco taxis, taxi cab, taxicabs

San Francisco Cabbies Count Down To Short Strike

It’s not fair, some drivers argued, because they stand to make less – and might not pick up as many fares.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/20/2011

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

49ers Coaches Hoping There Won’t Be Work Stoppage

The new San Francisco 49ers coaching staff is preparing for the offseason as if there won’t be a work stoppage, even formulating playbooks without knowing exactly which players will be on the roster.

CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

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