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KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Deadly new virus spread by mosquitoes
A deadly new virus, spread by mosquitoes enters the Western Hemisphere, and experts say there's a chance it could pop up in America this spring.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
A Post Office Lifer's 7-Point Survival Plan for USPS
The Postal Service talks about adjusting to digitization and the habits of a changing marketplace, but its culture remains mired in the habits of a "Golden Postal Age," when volumes ticked up like clockwork.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Huffington Post
Postal Union Fights Staples Partnership: 'A Big Step Toward Privatization'
On a recent Saturday morning, 500 protesters poured out of a parade of school buses, signs and megaphones in hand, and tried their best to shame a single Staples store just outside Chicago.
Songbird Stamps Take Flight This Spring Through the U.S. Mail
You don't need to hear the tweet of smartphone now that the Postal Service has issued 10 new colorful Songbirds Forever Stamps.
The Miami Herald
Tax dawdler? NYC post office open until midnight
Do you thrive on the anxiety-ridden adrenalin burst that's triggered by mailing your tax return at the very last second? Super procrastinators can even get the coveted April 15 postmark after midnight - as long as they're in line before the witching hour.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
USPS offers tips for last-minute tax filers
Indianapolis, IN - With the 2014 tax filing deadline just a day away, the Postal Service would like to remind last-minute tax filers to mail early in the day at their local Post Office and observe scheduled pick up times on local collection boxes on Tuesday, April 15. The U.S Postal Service will provide customers with both timely tax return drop ... (more)
Harvey Milk Forever Stamp to be Dedicated at White House May 22 -
The official first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony for the Harvey Milk Forever Stamp will take place at the White House May 22. Harvey Milk was a visionary leader who became one of the first openly gay elected officials in the U.S. when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Post Office Tax Day hours and locations
APRIL 15: U.S. Postal worker Oscar Zamora collects tax returns from a customer at a curbside drop off at the U.S. Post Office April 15, 2008 in San Francisco, California.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Shortened hours on tap for Northern Tier post office
A meeting will be held this month to discuss the potential reduction of retail window hours at the Middlebury Center Post Office.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
White Flint post office to close April 24
The post office in White Flint Mall is set to close April 24, with a replacement location to open in July.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Blencoe, Iowa post office closes its doors
The Postal Service temporarily suspended service in Blencoe, Iowa. That's because of structural issues with the building's foundation.
26 Hawaii post offices to offer Tax Day late collections
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News Byte: USPS Standard Mail Load Leveling Begins
Mailers that qualify for a Destination Sectional Center Facility discounted rate now have to adjust to the new U.S Postal Service load-leveling plan, which began today.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Postal Service is profitable, doesn't need to cut services: column
There is a movement currently in Congress to reduce the services of the U.S. Postal Service to the point where it will become no longer worth saving.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Government Computer News
Government's credential exchange to go live soon
One of the goals of the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace is for agencies to be early adopters of the identity ecosystem being developed.
Signed, Sealed and Delivered for Mother's Day
Cudahy, - Mother's Day is just around the corner. The best way to celebrate that special day is by using the written word, according to a survey conducted by the Postal Service.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
U.S. Postal Service seeks new location for Morrissey branch
Santa Cruz >> U.S. Postal Service staff delivered news Tuesday that local residents did not want: The post office lost its lease for 120 Morrissey Blvd. because it could not pay more than fair market rent.
Tax day tips from United States Postal Service
As of March 28, the Internal Revenue Service reports having received 82 million returns through e-file, about 91 percent of returns filed this year.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
NBC New York
Woman Gets Birthday Card in Mail, 45 Years Late
A Brooklyn woman got a surprise when she received a birthday card from her mother - postmarked 1969.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Residents Are Asked To Help With Snow And Ice Removal
Greenfield, WI, The Greenfield Post Office requests that customers clear their mailboxes and walkways of snow and ice during the winter months.