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  1. UPS Turns Parking Lots to Sort Centers to Move Packages on TimeRead the original story

    33 min ago | Bloomberg

    It's functional, if not festive: the company welded together aluminum segments and placed them atop a poured concrete floor to create a makeshift package-sorting facility in an employee parking lot. Inside, conveyor belts whisk packages toward the gaping delivery bays and the awaiting brown Pullman trucks.


  2. FedEx, UPS confront busiest holiday season on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Fresno Bee

    In this photo taken on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, a Federal Express delivery truck driver returns to his truck after delivering a package to a business, in Springfield, Ill. - The next week will be a 24/7, backbreaking, sleep-deprived haul for couriers such as FedEx, the United Parcel Service and the U.S. Postal Service, the last connections to deliver many much-anticipated Christmas gifts.


  3. Monday's Deluge to Test UPS's New SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    United Parcel Service Inc. all year has been focused on one day above the rest: Monday Dec. 22, when it will deliver 34 million packages, more than any other in its history. It is a big test for the delivery giant after last year's embarrassing and costly holiday debacle in which millions of packages didn't arrive in time for Christmas.


  4. Roundabout can boost safety at busy Salinas intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    Roundabout can boost safety at busy Salinas intersection Eliminating left turns at E. Alisal and Skyway also may reduce collisions, save gas Check out this story on Intersections are more than a place where lanes of traffic try to cross each other safely. Intersections are the place where bicycles, pedestrians, motorcycles, cars and trucks all converge.


  5. Expect FedEx To Continue To ReboundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    FedEx is a company name most of us are familiar with as a provider of shipping, e-commerce and business services. FedEx is a major competitive force in the shipping industry, benefiting from the rise of e-commerce and increasing demand for expedited shipping solutions.


  6. Authorities search for man accused of shooting FedEx driverRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WCYB

    Authorities are searching for a man accused of shooting a FedEx driver in Memphis. A warrant was issued Sunday for 45-year-old Keith Austin for attempted murder.


  7. Amazon debuts Prime Now service, promises delivery in hour or lessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    An package is prepared for shipment by a United Parcel Service driver in Palo Alto, Calif. (Paul Sakuma Ever wish you could get that awesome pair of boots right away from With the online marketplace's new delivery service, you may be able to get them in an hour or less.


  8. $1 million goes to bio-coal project slated for KamloopsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daily News

    The Innovative Clean Energy Fund - the same government program that funded Aboriginal Cogeneration Corporation's gasification proposal - has granted $1 million to a "bio-coal" production plant in Kamloops. Nations Energy Corporation, a Vancouver company, will use the funds to build a commercial-scale plant to convert mountain pine beetle wood into clean-burning biomass.


  9. FedEx: Margin Expansion Will Deliver EPS GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seeking Alpha

    FedEx looks attractive from a forward PE perspective and the company's focus on high margin and high ROIC ground business will deliver value for shareholders. FedEx Corporation has seen a strong year with the stock surging by 21.3% YTD.


  10. Volunteers, donors brighten the grounds of Strongsville's Thomas Perciak Family HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Luminarias are lining the property for the fifth straight year to raise money for the Dennis Simmerman Community Care Fund. The fund, named in memory of the former railroad worker who died of cancer at age 57 six years ago, raises money for hospice care for those who may not be able to afford such an amenity during the final days of their lives.


  11. UPS's growing supply chain division has expanded into ShepherdsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Business Journal

    United Parcel Service Inc. has opened a new Supply Chain Solutions center in Shepherdsville. It has several such centers in Louisville such as the one pictured here on Outer Loop.


  12. FedEx Driver Shot in Memphis; Police Searching for SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | News Max

    A FedEx driver was shot Thursday afternoon in Memphis when someone fired a high-powered rifle into the passenger door of his vehicle. According to WREG , the FedEx driver, who has not been identified, is in stable condition after being shot in the lower half of his body.


  13. Court Authorizes Internal Revenue Service to Issue Summonses For...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | PressReleasePoint

    Deputy Assistant Attorney General David Hubbert for the Justice Department's Tax Division Civil Trial Matters, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara for the Southern District of New York, Commissioner John Koskinen of the Internal Revenue Service , and Special Agent in Charge Anthony D. Williams of the Drug Enforcement Administration's Los Angeles Field Division announced that U.S. District Judge Vernon S. Broderick entered an order yesterday authorizing the IRS to issue summonses requiring Federal Express Corporation, doing business as FedEx Express, FedEx Ground Package System Inc., aka FedEx Ground, DHL Express , United Parcel Service Inc. , Western Union Financial Services Inc., the Federal Reserve Bank of New York , Clearing House Payments Company LLC, and HSBC Bank USA National Association to produce information about U.S. taxpayers who may be evading or have evaded federal taxes by using ... (more)


  14. Farmington reviews FedEx plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A massive new FedEx Corporation distribution center slated for Collett Road in Farmington was formally presented to the Town Planning Board on Wednesday, Dec. 17. It got a warm welcome from town officials who say they can now see the pieces coming together on multiple projects in the Route 332 vicinity.


  15. Special Leisure Services Foundation Receives $15,000 Grant From The UPS FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    Special Leisure Services Foundation , the fundraising arm of Northwest Special Recreation Association , received a $15,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS . The grant will be used to support and maintain NWSRA accessible vehicles used to transport children and adults with disabilities to recreational programs throughout the northwest suburbs.


  16. FedEx Truck Accident Spills Likely Christmas Packages Along InterstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | News Max

    A FedEx truck crashed in Georgia on Tuesday, spilling boxes, Netflix videos, and probably Christmas gifts along the highway. The driver was pulling two trailers, and when one of them became loose he lost control, veering across I-75 and hitting the median, The Associated Press said .


  17. FedEx Earns "" Rating from OppenheimerRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 |

    's stock had its "" rating reissued by analysts at Oppenheimer in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They currently have a $200.00 target price on the stock.


  18. To The Question, 'FedEx Or UPS?' The Current Answer Is, 'Neither'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Seeking Alpha

    It's the age-old question. Like Coke or Pepsi , GM or Ford , Yankees or Red Sox.


  19. FedEx Looks Good After ResultsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 |

    FedEx Corporation has moved higher by 21.3% in 2014, and I believe that this is a strong performance by the company. I also believe that FedEx is well positioned to move higher in 2015 and this article discusses the company's latest results and the reasons to be bullish on FedEx for 2015.


  20. FedEx Ground driver in stable condition after shooting; suspect still on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Investigators are working countless hours trying the find the man they say opened fire on a FedEx ground driver with a high-powered rifle southeast of the Memphis International Airport. The victim was transported to Regional One in critical condition, where he has since been upgraded to stable condition.