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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on striking longshoremen at ports in New York and New Jersey (all times local):

10 p.m.

Officials say operations will resume at the ports of New York and New Jersey after a surprise strike by longshoremen brought work to a standstill.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Friday night that operations will resume as normal on Monday.

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The walkout began at about 11 a.m. Friday and the port’s operator says more than 1,000 longshoremen took part.

NJ.com reported that the International Longshoremen’s Association said in a statement to members Friday that it was urging them to return to work while it works on resolving their concerns.

The New York-New Jersey port is the third-busiest in the country, behind Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.

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6:30 p.m.

The ports of New York and New Jersey are quiet as a strike by longshoremen brings work to a standstill.

The walkout began at about 11 a.m. Friday.

The port’s operator says more than 1,000 longshoremen took part.

International Longshoremen’s Association spokesman James McNamara told 1010 WINS Radio the union objects to what it considers interference by the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor in its collective bargaining agreement.

Friday’s shutdown came on the heels of a two-day closure earlier in the week to allow for removal of snow from last weekend’s blizzard.

The New York-New Jersey port is the third-busiest in the country, behind Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.

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3:45 p.m.

More than 1,000 longshoremen have walked off the job at ports in New York and New Jersey, putting ship unloading at a standstill.

The walkout began at about 11 a.m. Friday. It wasn’t immediately clear what prompted the action.

No ships were being unloaded and no trucks were being allowed to enter the port.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is the ports’ operator. It is working to get trucks that were in the port at the time out of the area.

Spokespeople for the International Longshoremen’s Association and the New York Shipping Association didn’t immediately respond to messages seeking information.

The New York-New Jersey port is the busiest port on the East Coast and the third-busiest in the country, behind Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.

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This story has been corrected to show the walkout began Friday, not Thursday, and that the New York-New Jersey port is the nation’s third-busiest port, not its second-busiest port.

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2 p.m.

More than 1,000 longshoremen have walked off the job at ports in New York and New Jersey, putting ship unloading at a standstill.

The walkout began at about 11 a.m. Friday. It wasn’t immediately clear what prompted the action.

No ships were being unloaded and no trucks were being allowed to enter the port.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is the ports’ operator. It is working to get trucks that were in the port at the time out of the area.

Spokespeople for the International Longshoremen’s Association and the New York Shipping Association didn’t immediately respond to messages seeking information.

The New York-New Jersey port is the busiest port on the East Coast and the second-busiest in the country, behind Los Angeles/Long Beach, California.