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Buzz Aldrin gets his due on U.S. Postal Service's new Apollo 11 stamp  Florida Today

Buzz Aldrin's father was upset over the original Apollo 11 stamp. Stamp being issued Friday features iconic photo of Apollo 11 astronaut.


US Postal Service Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon Landing with ‘Forever’ Stamps  CBS42.com

The U.S. Postal *Service* (USPS) will unveil some very special stamps to celebrate the first moon landing 50 years ago. The day before that historic anniversary, ...


Mail Carrier Death Leads to $198,897 Penalty for Postal Service  Bloomberg Environment

A postal worker's death in Texas following his collapse while delivering mail led to a federal safety citation and proposed fines of $198897 for the U.S. Postal ...


Postal Service Package Delivery Limits Taxpayer Subsidies  InsideSources

The Postal *Service* has delivered small packages since the founding of the republic and in 1912 Congress specifically authorized and directed the *service*.


Judge removes U.S. Postal Service from slip-and-fall lawsuit due to independent contractor's role in accident  The Pennsylvania Record

PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. Postal *Service* has been removed from a personal injury lawsuit filed by a man who slipped and fell on snow and ice in one of its ...


Killeen neighborhood reports issues with US Postal Service  KXXV News Channel 25

From mail being delivered to the wrong address, to not being delivered at all. A number of neighbors in Killeen shared they have some real concerns about the ...


4th Ward residents see improvements in postal service - hpherald.com  Hyde Park Herald

By SAMANTHA SMYLIE Staff writer. Since the first postal *service* meeting in March, the *service* has made significant strides towards improvement, according to ...


US Postal Service Prohibited from Challenging Mail Sorting Patent  Lexology

In a decision released June 10, 2019, the United States Supreme Court blocked government bodies from using certain shortcuts to challenge patents…


Postal regulation nominees: USPS faces ‘very real threat’ to long-term viability  Federal News Network

Two experts tapped to join the Postal Regulatory Commission are warning of potential disaster for the Postal *Service* if Congress doesn't take action now.


How Congress Manufactured a Postal Crisis—And How to Fix it  Common Dreams

In 2006, Congress passed a law that imposed extraordinary costs on the U.S. Postal *Service*. The Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act (PAEA) required ...


Jeff Bezos says USPS gave Amazon boost, risks angering Trump  INSIDER

Jeff Bezos said in an interview on Monday that the US Postal *Service* was crucial to getting Amazon off the ground, as it provided the infrastructure that enabled ...


Actor Danny Glover: My parents proudly worked for the US Postal Service. Don't destroy it.  USA TODAY

African Americans have the most to lose from Postal *Service* cuts and the most to gain from innovative reforms that help the poor, like postal banking.


Would-Be Postal Regulators Pledge to Hold Mailing Agency More Accountable  GovExec.com

Two potential U.S. Postal *Service* regulators want to take new steps to ensure the mailing agency is delivering mail on time and meeting all of its performance ...


Postal Service says man stole $200000 in stamps in 7-state scheme  Standard-Examiner

SALT LAKE CITY — A man faces sentencing after pleading guilty to defrauding the government of nearly $200000 in a postage stamp scam.


U.S. Postal Service will unveil Apollo 11 Moon Landing stamp in Colorado Springs  KRDO

Just when you thought you'd never send another letter, the U.S. Postal *Service* announced Wednesday they will launch an Apollo 11 First Moon Landing Stamp ...


Postal Service Floats Big Cuts to Employee Pay, Leave and Benefits  GovExec.com

The U.S. Postal *Service*, facing pressure from Congress to propose initiatives to ensure the agency's long-term viability, is floating a business plan that would ...


US Postal Service: Delivering the goods | TheHill  The Hill

The Postal *Service* has an unrivaled delivery network, which is often used by private carriers for last mile delivery.


Service At Troubled Bronzeville Post Office Improving, Ald. Says, But 'Still Not Where It Should Be'  Block Club Chicago

BRONZEVILLE — Five months after residents packed a South Side auditorium to decry a notorious Bronzeville post office, Ald. Sophia King (4th) said things are ...


US Postal Service holds hiring events  Long Island Business News

U.S. Postal *Service* officials are holding a series of hiring events at Roosevelt Field and Walt Whitman Shops.


U.S. postal worker convicted after delivering packages of pot to drug dealer in the employee parking lot  NJ.com

A U.S. Postal *Service* worker from New Jersey faces up to five years in prison after being convicted of conspiracy by accepting money from a drug dealer to hand ...


US Postal Service Issues First Moon Landing Forever Stamps  Planetary News

The U.S. Postal *Service* is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with two Forever stamps. A stamp dedication ceremony will be held at ...


After Dramatic Workforce Reductions, Postal Service Sees Spike in Overtime Hours  GovExec.com

The U.S. Postal *Service's* spending on overtime pay to process mail spiked in fiscal 2018 following significant workforce cuts over the year, according to a new ...


The Postal Service is undercutting US trade interests — it's time to level the playing field | TheHill  The Hill

Through short-sighted and needless bureaucratic actions, the U.S. Postal *Service* (USPS) is undercutting the Trump administration's widely supported push to fix ...


Letter Carriers open bargaining with U.S. Postal Service on new pact  People's World

WASHINGTON—National Association of Letter Carriers union President Fredric Rolando predicted “especially difficult” negotiations with the U.S. Postal *Service* ...


'Informed Delivery' offered by U.S. Postal Service a target for criminals  Boston 25 News

When Chris Staros received a text message about a duplicate credit card he didn't order last year he jumped into action.


How to see your mail before it arrives  The Verge

The United States Postal *Service* has introduced a new *service* that you may — or may not — find useful. Informed Delivery lets you preview the front exterior of ...


Postal Service Tractor-Trailer Hangs Off I-295 in South Jersey  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A U.S. Postal *Service* tractor-trailer tumbled off a busy South Jersey highway Friday morning, leaving it perched nearly upright off an overpass.


Smokey (The) Bear Is Still Keeping His Watchful Eye On America's Forests After 75 Years On The Job  GovExec.com

Smokey Bear turns 75 on Aug. 9. The star of the longest-running public- *service* advertising campaign in U.S. history is now big on social media, with Facebook, ...


Disturbing Delivery: Dead baby chickens delivered to feed store owner  12newsnow.com KBMT-KJAC

PORT ARTHUR, Texas — Warning: Some viewers may find the photos in the attached video graphic. A Port Arthur feed store owner is frustrated with a USPS ...


Post Office plans to keep South Jamesport branch  Riverhead News Review

The South Jamesport post office on Second Street remains closed, nearly four months after it was shut down due to an odor, but it will reopen.


Global Postal Operators Benchmarking Report: Focus on Performance, Strategy and Diversification - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Global Postal Operators - Benchmarking of performance, strategy and diversification" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Dad desperate to find missing pregnant postal worker  ABC News

The father of a pregnant Chicago postal *service* worker who vanished nine months ago believes his daughter is alive and is pleading for the public to help.


Defend the Post Office, Defend Black Workers  Jacobin magazine

The United States Postal *Service* is a crucial institution for black workers in America. That's why Bernie Sanders's strong support for defending and expanding ...


Jeff Bezos risks acknowledges that the US Postal Service gave him a huge helping hand in building Amazon  Yahoo News

During an interview with the "CBS Evening News" on Monday night, Jeff Bezos said the U.S. Postal *Service* gave Amazon a huge helping hand from the outset, ...


Amazon Teams With Colorado Police, US Postal Service On Sting That Catches Zero Package Thieves  Techdirt

Cops are handing out hackable doorbells to local homeowners like so much razorbladed Halloween candy. Only it's not razor blades. It's surveillance. Amazon's ...


District Court rejects 2015 personalized stamp attacking controversial Citizens United case  Linn's Stamp News

This rejected Zazzle stamp design, a political comment against the Supreme Court's controversial 2010 Citizens United ruling, is at the center of a 2015 lawsuit ...


Multiple USPS Workers Convicted of Delivering Drugs Through the Mail  Complex

Two United States Postal *Service* workers have been convicted this week in separate schemes to deliver marijuana. In Mobile, Alabama, Unterria Rogers was ...


U.S. Military dogs to be honored in new stamp set  The Jerusalem Post

Modern working dogs in the US military are predominantly Belgian Malinois, German Shepherds and Dutch Shepherds.


United States Postal Service Employee Critically Injured After Getting Struck By Stolen Vehicle, Police Say  CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A United States Postal *Service* worker was critically injured after he was struck by a stolen car during a multi-vehicle accident in ...


Troops' Mail at Risk If US Leaves International Postal Pact - Bloomberg GOV  Bloomberg Government

Troops abroad expecting holiday letters and packages from home could be disappointed if the U.S. withdraws from the Universal Postal Union in October, just ...


New Postal Rates Help Level Global Commerce, Trump Official Says  Bloomberg Government

New rates for the delivery of small packages from foreign postal operators will help U.S. manufacturers and retailers whose competitors now get unfair subsidies, ...


Yakima resident challenges Postal Service over mailboxes for third time in 30 years  Yakima Herald-Republic

For Jim Hopfinger, learning that the street one of his tenants was living on was forced to accept a group mailbox was a bit of déjà vu.


PC Postage Comes Under Scrutiny by USPS Watchdog  EcommerceBytes

USPS Office of Inspector General (OIG) is concerned that more vendors haven't joined the US Postal *Service's* PC Postage program, particularly after market ...


U.S. Postal Service Recruiting At Long Island Malls  Garden City, NY Patch

U.S. Postal *Service* Recruiting At Long Island Mall - Garden City, NY - You could start a new career by filling out an application, either this weekend or next ...


Woman who got postcard from 1993 tracks down sender  ABC10.com KXTV

When a postcard that was sent more than 2 decades ago showed up in Kim Draper's mailbox, she knew she had to find the sender.


Amazon Is Winning in Deliveries at the Post Office’s Expense  Barron's

The retailer is likely to be one of a number of companies that are taking market share for so-called last-mile deliveries away from the United States Postal *Service* ...


US Postal Service Employee Charged with Embezzlement  Cape Cod Today

BOSTON – A U.S. Postal *Service* (USPS) employee was arrested today and charged with embezzling over $20,000 in payments from customers for money ...


China Plans To Replace Postal Codes With 'Personal Address IDs'  Sixth Tone

Postal codes in China could soon be a thing of the past. The research arm of the State Post Bureau, China's postal *service* regulator, plans to replace the ...


Elizabeth Warren attacks the private equity industry with new regulation proposals  CNBC

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren aimed her campaign of economic populism on Thursday at a new target: the private equity industry.


As postal trucks catch fire, USPS takes on big task of updating its fleet  WGN TV Chicago

WGN Investigates The iconic postal truck may have outlived its time, as videos of the trucks bursting into flames continue to surface across the country. There are ...


Postal Service unveils stamps at MK Nature Center  6 On Your Side

The U.S. Postal *Service* chose the M.K. Nature Center to unveil their new frog stamps.


Postal service returning decade-old stolen Hawaii mail  The Spokesman-Review

The U.S. Postal *Service* says it has found mail stolen in Hawaii more than a decade ago.


Duncan: Southern border wall will help keep drugs out  Index-Journal

Building a wall along the nation's southern border will help cut off the flow of deadly synthetic opioid products such as fentanyl from finding their way onto ...


US Postal Service returning decade-old stolen Hawaii mail  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The U.S. Postal *Service* says it has found mail stolen in Hawaii more than a decade ago. The family of a now-deceased postal worker discovered the stolen mail ...


Postal Service issues 1969 first moon landing forever stamps  KSNT News

The U.S. Postal *Service* is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and man's first steps on the Moon with two Forever stamps.


Here's a warning for people still using those old blue postal mailboxes  NJ.com

JERSEY CITY — United States Postal *Service* mailboxes in Hudson County and five other counties in New Jersey are being targeted by inventive thieves who ...


Solving the Identity-Protection Problem by Bringing the Post Office Into the Digital Age  Council on Foreign Relations

Revamping the U.S. Postal *Service* could help solve long-standing problems with validating identities in the digital realm and make email a true substitute for ...


Former postal service contractor charged with stealing mail from Edgewood College  WKOW

A former employee of a U.S. Postal *Service* contractor has been charged with mail fraud after being accused of stealing gift cards from mail sent to Edgewood ...


Postal service finds decade-old stolen Hawaii mail in dead worker's storage unit  WTHR

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 ...


Amazon beats out FedEx, UPS and the U.S. Postal Service to become its own biggest shipper  Axios

Amazon has built up a logistics arm that is turning the industry on its head.


At Post Office Renaming, Clarke Vows to Improve Postal Service in...  Brooklyn Reader

Rep. Clarke is the channeling the "fighting spirit" of the late Rep. Major Owens to restore her constituents' faith in reliable postal *service*.


Pair Nabbed With 130 Stolen Postal Service Money Orders On Route 17, Rochelle Park Police Say  Daily Voice

Rochelle Park police nabbed two men carrying 130 blank money orders stolen from the U.S. Postal *Service*, along with devices used to forge them and ...


AG: Man charged for forwarding victim's mail to his home  ABC15 Arizona

A Phoenix man has been charged for forwarding mail to his home since 2015 that did not belong to him.


US Postal Service Mailer Scorecard Assessments and Service Providers  Printing Impressions

Since October 2016, the U.S. Postal *Service* (USPS) has sent out scorecard assessments based on Full-*Service* Mail Quality Metrics over an established ...


Friday Newscast, 7/19/19 8:04 am  KRCC

Multiple agencies are working to contain a wildfire that was sparked by lightning Wednesday in Baca County. KOAA reports the so-called Grasslands Complex ...


Madison man's moon photo featured on new postage stamp  WSFA

Greg Revera is getting a new life as an image on a stamp for the United States Postal *Service*..


A US postal worker was shot dead while delivering mail in Louisiana  CNN International

A United States postal *service* worker was shot and killed while making deliveries in Louisiana, authorities said.


Former postmaster destroyed mail  Winona Post

by CHRIS ROGERS Former Winona Postmaster Sherri Jo Genkinger pled guilty in federal court last month to destroying three postcards entrusted to the U.S. ...


Actor Danny Glover: 'We Must Protect the Postal Service'  Newsmax

Actor Danny Glover wants to make sure cutting costs doesn't destroy the U.S. Postal *Service*. Glover, whose parents both worked for the mail *service*, made his ...


Rep. John Katko: U.S. Postal Service will install mailboxes for residents on Geddes street  Auburn Citizen

Residents on Helmi Drive in the town of Geddes, Onondaga County, will no longer have to go to a centralized box unit to receive their mail.


Return Mail Inc. VUS Postal Service | Brooks Kushman PC  JD Supra

Case No. 17-1594 (U.S. June 10, 2019)- On June 10, 2019, the Supreme Court ruled that the U.S. government is not a “person” for purposes of filing a petition ...


Trump pledges to 'look' at $10B Pentagon contract amid complaints about Amazon  POLITICO

President Donald Trump on Thursday raised the prospect of an eleventh-hour intervention into the awarding of a hotly contested $10 billion Pentagon cloud ...


Law enforcement seizes records of closed L.A. charter school  Los Angeles Times

Federal law enforcement agents have seized records from the home of the former director of Community Preparatory Academy, a Los Angeles charter school ...


Issue Sixteen: PTAB Trial Tracker | Goodwin  JD Supra

In Return Mail, Inc. v. United States Postal *Service* et al., No. 17–1594 (June 10, 2019), the Supreme Court, in a 6-3 majority opinion, reversed the Federal Circuit ...


Supreme Court Decision, Union Dues and Federal Employees  FedSmith.com

The FLRA is soliciting comments on an issue involving revocation of union dues for federal employees.


Thieves steal valuable information from Sky Valley woman  KESQ

One Sky Valley woman is upset after thieves broke into her mailbox stealing valuable information, including her credit card number.


Apollo readies for moon landing celebration Saturday  TribLIVE

The 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing will be celebrated Saturday in the borough of Apollo with a flurry of activities from a traditional ice cream eating ...


Post office closure continues to frustrate Mahwah residents  NorthJersey.com

MAHWAH — Residents will have to do without a township post office a while longer as the old one was closed permanently due to water damage and the new ...


U.S. Postal Service launches 2 new stamps to commemorate the 1969 moon landing  WHNT News 19

It's been 50 years since America made a "giant leap for mankind" and the postal *service* is celebrating. The U.S. Postal Services revealed two new stamp ...


Late Amazon packages more common as it moves from FedEx, UPS, USPS  Business Insider

Amazon is building up a huge in-house delivery network that now moves the majority of its packages. It is moving away from FedEx, USPS, and UPS as a result.


In the hot seat: UPS delivery drivers at risk of heat-related illnesses  NBCNews.com

The online shopping boom has been a windfall for UPS. But on a long hot day the temperature in the cargo area of a truck can soar to 140 degrees and above.


Lafayette post office to suspend operations | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Local News  The Advertiser News South

The United States Postal *Service* will suspend operations at the Lafayette Post Office, 96 State Route 15 at the close of business on Friday, Aug. 16. The 144 ...


U.S. Postal Service releasing stamp of Madison man's photo to celebrate moon landing anniversary  WAAY

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20, 1969, the U.S. Postal *Service* will be releasing two stamps commemorating the historic ...


Moon landing put spotlight on Tranquility  New Jersey Herald

Photo by Daniel Freel/New Jersey Herald - The United States Postal *Service* will offer these commemorative First Moon Landing Forever Stamps in honor of the ...


Amazon and Alibaba Said to Study Buying Brazilian Postal Service  The Rio Times

By Contributing Reporter. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – President Jair Bolsonaro's intent to privatize the Brazilian Postal *Service* (Correios) is well known, and he ...


Months later, pregnant Chicago postal worker still missing  FOX Illinois

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 ...


Woodstock stamp celebrates 1969 festival's 50th anniversary  Linn's Stamp News

A United States forever stamp commemorating the 1969 Woodstock festival will be issued Aug. 8, with a first-day ceremony in New York City.


How Doug Collins' new post office bill could affect Gainesville's Green Street location  Gainesville Times

U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, introduced a bill Wednesday that would require the United States Postal *Service* to get approval from local governments ...


USPS issues emergency suspension for Roosevelt post office due to fire  FOX 10 News Phoenix

ROOSEVELT, Ariz. (FOX 10) — The U.S. Postal *Service* has issued an emergency suspension of the Roosevelt Post Office due to the Woodbury Fire.


More food, new fun planned for North Dakota State Fair  AG Week

MINOT, N.D. — The North Dakota State Fair will be kicking off its nine days of exhibits, music, rides, food, vendors and fun. The fair will start at 8 a.m. Friday, July ...


Yahoo’s story on Chris Pratt’s ‘white supremacist’ T-shirt did us all a disservice  The Washington Post

U.S. media took a bold stand against racist tweets by the president of the United States this week, with much of it objectively calling Donald Trump's behavior ...


Police: Package theft suspects take the bait, arrested for stealing from Portland porch  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A pair of package theft suspects took the bait, according to police. The Portland Police Bureau is working with the U.S. Postal *Service* ...


Jeff Bezos risks angering Trump by admitting the US Postal Service gave him a huge helping hand in building Am  Business Insider India

YouTube/CBS Evening NewsJeff Bezos interviewed on CBS Evening News.Jeff Bezos said in an interview on Monday that the US Postal *Service* was crucial to ...


Fourth of July 2019: What's open, closed on July 4th? Post office, Walmart, Target, malls, grocery stores, movies (07/04/2019)  NJ.com

The Fourth of July is a national and state holiday celebrated with parades and fireworks. July 4th falls on a Thursday in 2019. While government offices are ...


This Was Elizabeth Warren’s Plan All Along  HuffPost

When Elizabeth Warren came to Washington — not the first time, as a bankruptcy expert, or the second time, to oversee the bank bailout during the Great ...


Commentary: Vaughters rewrites the book on cycling's doping era  VeloNews

Calling Jonathan Vaughters's new book, One-Way Ticket: Nine Lives on Two Wheels, a doping book is admittedly a reductive thing to do. In truth, One-Way ...


United States Postal Service Teams Up With TuSimple For Driveless Truck Pilot  NPR

The two-week pilot program will put five autonomous semitrucks on the road, making the journey between Phoenix and Dallas.


National Savings Certificates: A safe option  Moneycontrol

NSC scheme: Get a detailed overview of the National Saving Certificate including features and benefits of investing in NSC. Also learn comparison of NSC with ...


Post Office Boss Ponders Cutting Mail Delivery to Five Days. Congress Balks.  The Wall Street Journal

The head of the U.S. Postal *Service* floated a new proposal to shore up the agency's finances: deliver mail five days a week while expanding package delivery to ...


$6.3 billion delivery: New U.S. Postal Service truck to be picked this year  Fox News

The United States Postal *Service* Long Life Vehicle may finally be reaching the end of its road. The search to replace the iconic but outdated Grumman LLV truck ...


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