OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have gotten to first base in their quest for a new stadium.
The city's port commission on Monday took a first step in providing land at Howard...
MADRID (AP) — Spanish anti-corruption prosecutors have arrested five people who are suspected of being involved in payoffs by a Barcelona company to the former president and vice president of...
Al-Shabab says it killed Dubai port official in Somalia
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Al-Shabab militants shot and killed a Maltese man Monday who worked for a Dubai government-owned port operator in Somalia, authorities said.
Michigan governor vetoes ballast water legislation
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday vetoed the proposed weakening of a state law that keeps oceangoing cargo ships from releasing untreated ballast water in Michigan waters, saying the bill potentially could have increased the risk for introducing new aquatic invasive species into the Great Lakes.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — One of the world's largest cruise companies plans to buy a railroad used to carry summer tourists between the Alaska community of Skagway and Carcross in Canada's Yukon.
Carnival Corp. announced Thursday that it plans to buy the White Pass and Yukon Route rail and port operations from Ontario-based TWC Enterprises Ltd.
TWC said the deal is worth $290 million, with debt, taxes and other liabilities to be deducted.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native corporation will soon provide support services for the U.S. Navy in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Tlingit Haida Tribal Business Corp. won the $18 million contract earlier this month, CoastAlaska News reported .
Saudi-led coalition pledges to ease crippling Yemen blockade
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Saudi-led military coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen said Wednesday that it will reopen the war-torn country's main airport and a vital Red Sea port to humanitarian traffic, easing a blockade imposed after rebels fired a missile toward the Saudi capital earlier this month.
Ports recover, but Ukraine still disrupted by cyberattack
PARIS (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Maersk-Moller says cargo terminals and port operations are returning to normal following a strikingly virulent and disruptive outbreak of malicious software.
In a statement posted to its website , A.P. Maersk-Moller said Friday it is "pleased to report that our operations are now running close to normal again."
MADRID (AP) — Spain's parliament has approved a government bill to liberalize the country's port operations and avoid hefty European Union fines, but dockworker unions have threatened to oppose it with strikes.
The bill passed Thursday seeks to end a decades-old monopoly by a workers' association on who gets employed at the ports.
Dockworker unions have threatened to begin strikes over three weeks on May 24 if jobs are threatened.
Hotel planned for site of old Ports Authority headquarters
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A Los Angeles developer is proposing a 225-room luxury hotel on the Charleston waterfront at a site which has been the headquarters of the South Carolina Ports Authority for decades.
The Post and Courier of Charleston reports (http://bit.ly/2cJJrrN) city regulators will review the proposal from Lowe Enterprises next week.