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Port Lockout Sends Ships to Canada, Mexico

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Port Lockout Sends Ships to Canada, Mexico

Port Lockout Sends Ships to Canada, Mexico

Port Lockout Sends Ships to Canada, Mexico

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With more than 160 cargo ships idling because of a lockout of union dockworkers on the West Coast, shipping companies are seeking help from Canada and Mexico. Reporter Eric Niiler reports on the reception they've been receiving.