NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A postal service worker has been convicted of intercepting packages of marijuana and delivering them to a drug dealer in return for cash payments.
CHICAGO (AP) — The father of a pregnant Chicago postal worker says police have hit a "brick wall," and he's urging the public to share any information about his daughter's disappearance last...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 48-year-old former U.S. Postal Service mail carrier has been fined $1,000 in Alaska's largest case of failure to deliver mail.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has suspended mail delivery to a Kentucky street that has a history of dog attacks.
Postal Service spokeswoman Susan Wright tells the...
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service says it has found mail stolen in Hawaii more than a decade ago.
KHON-TV reported Monday that the family of a now-deceased postal worker discovered the...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Postal Service Creed covers rain, snow, heat and gloom of night, but it says nothing about snakes on a mailbox.
One North Carolina postal worker who encountered...
CHICAGO (AP) — Summertime travelers may take advantage of extended U.S. Postal Service hours in June to obtain passports.
Certain Chicago Postal Service stations will open earlier or stay...
New Mexico delegates want postal problems addressed
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Members of New Mexico's congressional delegation want the U.S. Postal Service to implement recommendations prompted by an independent audit of postal facilities serving...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge sentenced a former letter carrier to five hours in jail after she hid more than 5,000 pieces of mail in her house.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court sided Monday with an Alabama technology company over the U.S. Postal Service in a patent dispute.
The dispute before the justices had to do with U.S....
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — More than a dozen postal facilities in New Mexico's largest city fell short when it came to consistently meeting building maintenance, safety and security standards,...
CHICAGO (AP) — It hardly ever happens that the date and the ZIP code are exactly the same but when it does it is party time at the post office.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Rhode Island say a Florida man stole the identities of people, and used the information to apply for ATM cards, which he then used to fraudulently...
PHOENIX (AP) — A self-driving truck company has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to test autonomous technology on the long-haul route between Phoenix and Dallas.
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — The Minot post office doesn't have the money or space to bring back full mail processing, according to U.S. Postal Service officials.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service will issue a stamp honoring the famous World War II battleship the USS Missouri that was the site of Japan's unconditional surrender on Sept. 2,...
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A former U.S. Postal Service employee has been sentenced to a year and two months in prison for stealing electronics packages from a mail processing facility in...
ANKENY, Iowa (AP) —
Federal safety officials have proposed nearly $185,000 in penalties against the U.S. Postal Service, alleging exits were blocked at the Ankeny post office.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A former mail carrier in southwest Missouri has admitted to stealing money from the mail.
Federal prosecutors say 33-year-old Brandon Holt pleaded guilty Monday to...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Providence man who brought cocaine from Puerto Rico to Rhode Island through the U.S. Postal Service has been sentenced to a year in prison.
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 52-year-old man has been fatally struck by a U.S. Postal Service truck in Brooklyn.
The Police Department says Charles McClean was hit by a mail truck as he was...
Man admits bribing postal workers to steal credit cards
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has admitted bribing postal workers to steal credit cards from the mail.
Olagoke Araromi pleaded guilty Monday to bribery, bank fraud and aggravated...
New Jersey mail man saves woman’s life by dialing 911
WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — For 32 years, Stephen Garofalo, a letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service, has walked the same route through the streets of Wayne.
Alabama postal workers to get back pay, benefits
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A Florida-based contractor will pay $329,057 in back wages and benefits to 53 postal delivery workers in Montgomery.
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state woman who sued the U.S. Postal Service and a former mail carrier after he trespassed into her home has settled for $20,000.
Mail stolen several times from post offices in Henderson
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service's law enforcement division says mail has been stolen from two post offices in Henderson in southern Nevada on multiple days in April.
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Pigeons are in Upper Peninsula post office but no mail
RAMSAY, Mich. (AP) — Maybe they're applying for air mail jobs.
Pigeons were spotted Monday in the post office in Ramsay, a tiny town in Gogebic (go-GEY'-bic) County in Michigan's Upper...
Chicago post office open late for last-minute tax filers
CHICAGO (AP) — There's still a way to get your federal tax returns in on time in Chicago if you don't quite make it to your local post office before it closes.
BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is reminding customers in communities along the Boston Marathon route that dozens of collection boxes are being temporarily shut down for the race.
West Virginia ramp farmer looking for successor
RICHWOOD, W.Va. (AP) — Glen Facemire, owner of what may be the world's only ramp farm and West Virginia's top promoter, educator and product developer of the aromatic, early spring herb, is...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service will issue a stamp honoring former President George H.W. Bush.
The Postal Service said Saturday that the commemorative Forever stamp...
ARCOLA, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi Delta town is celebrating the reopening of its post office after a fire last April.
The Delta Democrat-Times reports the Arcola post office, in southern...
New Prague post office relocated due to safety concerns
NEW PRAGUE, Minn. (AP) — U.S. Postal Service officials say the post office in New Prague is being temporarily relocated due to safety concerns with the building.
Man who mailed cocaine from Puerto Rico to RI sentenced
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who worked with an accomplice to ship dozens of kilograms of cocaine through the U.S. Postal Service from Puerto Rico to Rhode Island has been sentenced...
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Maine's two U.S. senators are sometimes on opposite sides of the aisle politically, but they agree that privatizing the U.S. Postal Service is a bad idea.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The last of three New York men accused of stealing cash and gift cards from the mail has admitted his guilt.
Federal prosecutors say 28-year-old Cordell James of...
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A former U.S. Postal Service worker in Massachusetts who stole about $82,000 worth of postage stamps and sold many online at a discount has been sentenced to two years of...
Ex-postal workers gets probation for stealing mail
BOSTON (AP) — A former mail carrier who stole nearly 10,000 pieces of mail intended for residents along her route in Boston in her search for gift cards and cash has avoided jail.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin informed Congress on Monday that he will stop making payments into two government retirement funds now that the debt limit has gone back into...
Ex-postal manager pleads guilty to stealing $630K in stamps
KENNER, La. (AP) — A former manager of a post office in a New Orleans suburb has admitted to stealing more than $630,000 in stamps and selling them online to support his gambling addiction,...
‘Test mail’ leads to New Orleans letter carrier theft plea
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former letter carrier in New Orleans nabbed by U.S. Postal Service agents in an investigation involving marked cash and trackable gift cards has pleaded guilty to...
Letter returned to Michigan woman after 45 years
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan woman who wrote a letter to her family in 1974 has been reunited with the tattered note after it was finally delivered to the home where her family lived...
Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court bench in public session
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was back on the Supreme Court bench on Tuesday, eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.
Wrong-way driver killed in crash with US Postal truck
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — A wrong-way driver was killed after crashing into a U.S. Postal Service truck on state Route 520 in Redmond, Washington.
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports that Washington State Patrol troopers were first alerted to the wrong-way driver when they were heading east in the westbound lanes of SR-520 near Interstate 405.
Return to sender: High court to hear undeliverable mail case
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitch Hungerpiller thought he had a first-class solution for mail that gets returned as undeliverable, a common problem for businesses that send lots of letters.
Louisiana woman pleads guilty to gambling away postal funds
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former postal worker has pleaded guilty in New Orleans to a federal charge of misappropriation of postal funds.
Man who rerouted UPS mail to Chicago apartment pleads guilty
CHICAGO (AP) — A former UPS Inc. worker accused of rerouting mail meant for the shipping company's Atlanta headquarters to his small Chicago apartment has pleaded guilty to mail fraud.
Dushaun Henderson-Spruce entered into a plea agreement Tuesday in federal court. The agreement calls for the repayment of the nearly $59,000 he admitted stealing from mail intended for the company.