'Off The Charts' Chinese Demand For American Beef Keeping Port Of Oakland BusyAn 'extraordinary' surge in meat exports to Asia, particularly to China, has helped the sprawling Port of Oakland recover from the economic doldrums of the COVID pandemic.
Big-Rig Driver Sought In Fatal Hit-&-Run Near Port Of OaklandA big-rig driver is being sought after a pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run near the Port of Oakland early Friday morning.
Port of Oakland Adds Electric Trucks, Charging Stations In Pilot ProjectThe Port of Oakland announced it has added 10 new electric trucks as part of a multi-million-dollar demonstration project aimed at reducing pollutants generated by its seaport operations.
A's Stadium Battle: Team President, Howard Terminal Critics Dig In As Crucial Vote NearsWhile the Oakland City Council will decide next week whether to approve a deal on a proposed new ballpark for the A's at Howard Terminal, opponents of the plan spoke out Wednesday and the team's president issued an ominous warning.
Massive Crane Squeezes Under Golden Gate, Bay Bridge Enroute To Port Of OaklandA massive crane, soaring more than 100 feet in the air, slipped under the Golden Gate and San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge early Thursday on its way to the Port of Oakland.
New Giant Crane Coming To Port of Oakland; Will Squeeze Under Golden Gate, Bay Bridges This WeekThe skyline around the Port of Oakland is going to get a little more crowded this week.
Protesters Keep Israeli Ship from Unloading At Port Of OaklandAt least 100 people protested the arrival Friday morning at the Port of Oakland of an Israeli ship from Asia as part of an effort to support Palestinians in their conflict with Israel, according to organizers and port officials.
Oakland International Airport Eyes Expansion As Travel Begins Returns To Pre-Pandemic LevelsAs the air travel industry continues to recover from the pandemic shutdown, officials at Oakland International Airport are eyeing plans for a huge expansion.
Container Ship That Caught Fire Off Monterey Coast Being Towed to Bay AreaA container ship that caught fire last week off the Monterey coast is being towed to the Bay Area with the goal of eventually berthing the burned vessel at the port of Oakland.
Consumer Demand Propels Record Number Of Imports At Port of OaklandLongshoremen at the Port of Oakland last month moved a record amount of imports for a single month.
3 More Gray Whales Found Dead In San Francisco BayThree more gray whales have been found dead in San Francisco Bay in the 10 days - including two this week - adding to a growing total of whale deaths in the Bay Area this year.
Port Of Oakland Cargo Traffic Reaches All-Time High In 1st QuarterThe Port of Oakland reported an all-time high in cargo traffic volume during the 1st quarter of the year, as trade between the U.S. and Asia is reaching what officials described as "unprecedented" levels.
Record Number Of Cargo Ships Waiting To Unload At Port Of Oakland May Delay Goods For MonthsA record number of cargo ships are anchored in San Francisco Bay, waiting to unload their containers. Every one of those ships carries multiple containers full of goods, items that may take a little while longer to arrive in stores and at your front door.
Navy To Commission New Combat Ship USS OaklandThe Navy is commissioning the USS Oakland Saturday at the Port of Oakland, Navy officials announced this week.
COVID Recovery: Record Surge In Cargo At Port Of Oakland In March; 'Ships Are Full'International cargo traffic at the Port of Oakland surged to record levels in March as the economy begins to rebound from its COVID-19 slumber.