US Postal Service issue stamps of T. rex found in Montana
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has released two new postage stamps depicting a dinosaur whose fossil was discovered on federal land in Montana.
Postal truck catches fire in Phoenix, destroying some mail
PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service says some outgoing mail was destroyed when a mail truck suddenly caught fire in Phoenix.
The agency said Tuesday that the cause of Saturday's fire...
Mail carrier, high school student among dead in Texas attack
Mail carrier Mary Granados was alone in her U.S. Postal Service truck when she was shot and killed by a gunman who hijacked the white vehicle in West Texas amid his frenzy of...
At least 5 dead in Texas shooting rampage after traffic stop
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — At least five people were dead in West Texas after a man who was stopped by state troopers when his vehicle failed to signal a left turn opened fire and fled, shooting more...
Feds: Drug ring had enough cheap fentanyl to kill 14 million
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in Virginia said Thursday that they've taken down a multi-state drug ring and seized enough cheap fentanyl from China to kill 14 million...
Ex-postal worker accused of stealing from customers
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A former postal worker from Massachusetts who stole from customers along her route and was accused of smoking crack on the job has avoided prison.
2 die in violent crash on Massachusetts-Connecticut border
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two men who died a in a violent crash involving a pickup and a mail delivery truck on the Massachusetts-Connecticut...
Authorities investigate Dallas postal customer’s racist rant
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police and U.S. Postal Service inspectors are investigating a customer's racist rant against an employee at a post office.
American Airlines will pay $22 million to settle mail case
WASHINGTON (AP) — American Airlines will pay $22.1 million to settle allegations it falsified times when it handed off mail, including items sent to U.S. soldiers stationed abroad.
Lawmakers urge restrictions on Postal Service consolidations
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Members of the state's congressional delegation are citing deficiencies in mail service to southern Arizona as they ask that the U.S. Postal Service be required to carefully...
Another postal worker pleads guilty in pot delivery plot
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Another postal worker in West Virginia has admitted to helping deliver marijuana shipped to the area from California.
Yorkie’s dog bite disrupts neighborhood’s mail service
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia neighborhood had its mail service disrupted for about three weeks after a Yorkshire terrier bit a postal carrier.
Post office in downtown Dover moving to a new location
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The post office in downtown Dover is moving to a new location.
The Postal Service is not renewing the lease at its current location. The lease on city-owned land is set to...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former eastern Nebraska postmaster has been sentenced to probation for embezzling from the Fort Calhoun Post Office.
Federal prosecutors say 54-year-old Steven Whitesel,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former U.S. Postal Service worker has pleaded guilty to helping rob Los Angeles-area mail trucks of nearly $240,000.
William Crosby of Inglewood entered pleas Wednesday...
Postal worker pleads guilty to stealing $20,000
BOSTON (AP) — A U.S. Postal Service employee from Massachusetts has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $20,000 in payments from post office customers.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Emergency officials have treated seven workers complaining of breathing troubles from a strong chemical smell in a package at a U.S. Postal Service center at Tampa International...
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- The Washington TimesU.S. Postal Service falling short of targets in major opioids lawApril 4, 2019
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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.
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- Globe NewswireMinuteman Press International Releases New Every Door Direct Mail (EDDM) Infographic VideoJanuary 31, 2019
- BusinessWireNew Shipping and Mailing Rates Bring New Challenges and Opportunities for Businesses in 2019January 24, 2019
- BusinessWireAramark Begins Management of U.S. Postal Service’s National Center for Employee DevelopmentNovember 1, 2018
- BusinessWireProposed USPS Mailing Rates Bring New Opportunities for Businesses in 2019October 15, 2018
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.
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...