4 hrs ago
U.S. Postal Service Under Fire, Accused Of Losing Man's Cremated Remains
A Brooklyn man whose brother died in California last month is still waiting for his cremated remains to be sent back to our area.
11 hrs ago
Pure Heroine - We Found Lorde in a Hopeless Place
Let's be honest with ourselves: ever since Dubstep began firebombing all of our car commercials, pop music hasn't evolved all that much.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Old Post Office a Hot Property
Community groups and elected officials around the country are protesting as the cash-starved U.S. Postal Service shuts down and sells post offices in a bid to raise money and cut expenses.
Suggested holiday mailing dates released
The U.S. Postal Service has released suggested mailing dates for Hawaii residents to mail their letters, cards and packages to give them the best chances of reaching their destinations by Christmas.
Finextra Research news
ING Direct joins Canadian federated ID exchange network
ING Direct has become the latest Canadian bank to join the SecureKey Consierge service, which enables consumers to log-in to Government online services with their online banking credentials.
What to do with downtown Fort Worth post office?
Dec. 03 -- FORT WORTH -- The U.S. Postal Service will brief the Fort Worth City Council today on the possibility of relocating the downtown post office on Lancaster Avenue .
Steve Bantly: Government does do things right
A recent letter condemns the idea of government running our health care , citing examples of the post office going bankrupt and the welfare system enrolling more people as reasons for abolishing this legislation.
The Washington Post
Sculptor sues Postal Service over mistaken Lady Liberty stamp
U.S. Postal Service, File/Associated Press - This undated image provided by the Postal Service shows the Lady Liberty first class postage stamp first issued in 2011.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Makers, sellers of holiday greetings are playing their cards right
As an independent graphic designer, Katie Smaglinski is sometimes so busy making cards for her customers that she runs out of time to send her own before the holidays.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
U.S.P.S.: Send packages to military personnel by Dec. 25
The U.S. Postal Service wants to ensure holiday packages and letters reach military personnel serving around the world by Dec. 25. Postal Service offers a discount on its largest Priority Mail Flat Rate box at $14.85.
Gun-Crazy Country: 'They done killed the mailman'
Twenty-six-year-old Tyson Jerome Barnette was shot to death in the 1600 block of Reed Street in Landover, around 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Target Marketing Magazine
USPS Defers Implementation of Full-Service Intelligent Mail Requirement for Automation Prices
The U.S. Postal Service is disappointed with the portion of last week's ruling from the Postal Regulatory Commission which held that the implementation of Full-Service Intelligent Mail barcode constitutes a rate increase.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Florida Tea Party Candidate Promotes Postage Stamp Conspiracy Theory
It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Guest Commentary: Contrary to popular belief, US Postal Service is not broke
I was excited to read an article in Sheboygan Press about the U.S. Postal Service delivering packages for Amazon on Sundays.
Shipping costs can weigh you down for holidays
To calculate the correct shipping cost, obviously it's necessary to know how much your package weighs.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Aspen Times
Woody Creek's postmaster is happy to help
For many people, going to the post office is a chore. For many Woody Creek residents, going to the post office is a pleasure.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Vets to gather for new WWII postage stamps
The Postal Service unveiled its stamps that honor the top heroes of World War II in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day, but the new stamps are to get a similar unveiling Dec. 6 in Troy.
Postal Service Ready for Record Cyber Monday Parcel Shipments
The Postal Service says it will handle more than 420 million packages this holiday season, an increase of 12% over last year.
Appeals Court Sides With Post Office On SRO Mail Deliveries
A federal appeals court earlier this week upheld the right of the U.S. Postal Service to deliver mail to a single central point, such as a desk clerk, instead of individual mailboxes in single-room-occupancy hotels in San Francisco.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Military Mail Deadlines Near
Making sure those serving in the nation's armed forces receive their care packages from home in time for the holidays is a priority for friends and family members of military personnel serving around the world and for the U.S. Postal Service.