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June 30, 2019
Man sentenced to two years on package theft same day jury convicts him on drug charges
Hundreds paid their respects to Antonio Williams Saturday, a Shreveport postal worker killed on the job last
weekend
Man sentenced to two years on package theft same day jury convicts him on drug charges
Alleged Serial Mail Thieves Nabbed By Upper Makefield PD

June 29, 2019
USPS Runs Holiday Shipping Ads in June
NAPS Chat podcast with USPS Board of Governors Vice Chair David Williams
Williams, Taub and McHugh Discuss Next Steps for Postal Reform at PostalVision Event
Thousands of weapons mailed to South America seized in U.S. crackdown
Amazon in-sourcing nearly half of its transportation needs
Postal Police Honor Guard Plays Key Role in Postal Ceremonies
New USPS Stamps Showcase State and County Fairs
NATIONAL POSTAL WORKER DAY – July 1

June 28, 2019
As postal trucks catch fire, USPS takes on big task of updating its fleet
How Post Offices Can Beat Payday Lenders
USPS: Arrangements made for Shreveport postal workers to attend Antonio William's funeral
Massachusetts Postal Service Employee charged with Embezzlement
Florida Man Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud Conspiracy - Abuse of USPS Informed Delivery
USPS, unions begin negotiations
Former Portsmouth Postmaster Patricia Hersey says asbestos removed from post office
USPS stops delivering mail in parts of Louisville after dog attack
Williams, Taub and McHugh Discuss Next Steps for Postal Reform at PostalVision Event

June 27, 2019
ANOTHER ProMaster Postal Van Catches Fire!   |  2017: Nearly 500,000 Ram Trucks Recalled Over Fire Risk
Beloved mail carrier retires, celebrated with proclamation
Mail carrier recognized for one million miles of safe driving
U.S. Postal Service Honors Military Working Dogs on Forever Stamps
Second Florida man pleads guilty to using Informed Delivery to commit fraud
New Bedford USPS clerk indicted on embezzlement charges
Amazon beats out FedEx, UPS and the U.S. Postal Service to become its own biggest shipper
Woman thanks postal worker who saved her life after she fell in front yard

June 26, 2019
After Dramatic Workforce Reductions, Postal Service Sees Spike in Overtime Hours
Lobby crush: Online shopping leads to mountains of boxes
A neighbor's dog suspends mail service to 38 homes
GoFundMe memorial fund created for fallen Shreveport postal worker
South River mail carriers receive safety awards
Baltimore mailman delivered marijuana along his route
Postal pilfering plagues Philly’s East Falls
NALC, USPS Formally Open 2019 Bargaining Talks
Million Mile Awards Swarthmore, Pa.
Postal worker struck by stolen car in Southwest Philadelphia  |  Critically Injured

June 25, 2019
Amazon and Alibaba Said to be Interested in Buying Brazilian Postal Service
US Postal Service: Delivering the goods- John McHugh column for TheHill
Hawaii postal worker steals about a thousand mail items
Postal Inspector gives latest after letter carrier shot and killed
Report: FedEx offering huge discounts to fill hole left by Amazon
Mail trucks honor Tequesta, FL postal worker who died in motorcycle crash

June 24, 2019
FedEx slashes two-day air prices to match ground rates to fill its planes
USPS DIM Weight May Change the Way You Buy Supplies
E-commerce driving surge in ‘final mile’ deliveries, but who does it the best?
Man arrested in shooting death of Shreveport letter carrier
Would Life Be Grim without Postal Shipping?
Former postal service contractor charged with stealing mail from Wisconsin college
Vigil held for postal carrier fatally shot delivering mail
Post Office to Review Services, Including Universal Service Obligation
Why FedEx and Amazon are Breaking Up
Girlfriend of accused postal worker killer arrested

June 23, 2019
Sesame Street Forever stamps now available for purchase
Amazon establishing beachhead in Anchorage; what follows?
Postal Worker Shot to Death in Shreveport  |  ID: Antonio Williams  |  Shot in the upper body multiple times  |  
Had just sprayed a dog that had rushed him  |  Suspect at large

June 22, 2019
UPDATED: Postal worker dies after shooting in Shreveport's South Highland neighborhood
NALC: 27th Food Drive a Resounding Success
Chicago Congressman vows city-wide change following recent Graceland Annex Inspector General audit report
USPS issues emergency suspension for Roosevelt, AZ post office due to fire
OIG: Delivery and Customer Service Issues – Silverado Station, Las Vegas, NV
OIG: Delivery Scanning Issues – Hayward Main Post Office, Hayward, CA
OIG: Mail Processing Overtime
OIG: National Security Clearance Program

June 21, 2019
NALC Branch 725 Visits MDA Camp
Mail carrier files suit, says she was the target of racial harassment
In message to postal workers, PMG defends USPS plan to cut employee benefits
Owner Of Vehicle Repair Shops Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Defrauding USPS, Bribing VMF Managers
PMG Brennan Offers Update to Employees on New 10-Year Business Plan
The Delivery War is Reckless and Vain
Heroes Among Us: USPS Employees Go Above and Beyond
APWU National Executive Board to USPS Board of Governors - 'Not So Fast!'
Several USPS Price Changes Take Effect Sunday, June 23
Denver Woman’s Lack Of Mail A Mystery After Roommate Moves Out
Tow truck hauling mail truck on I-293 rolls over, snarls traffic for 4 hours
Officials investigating after Florida woman allegedly receives snake in mail
TSP to eliminate withdrawal bumps

June 20, 2019
Mississippi Woman Sentenced for Theft of Mail by a Postal Employee
NC postal carrier refuses to deliver mail until snake removed
Nebraska town fighting to keep post office open
How Amazon Flex delivery drivers get paid and what it's really like
USPS stakeholders considers postal reform amid congressional inaction
Dogs vs. USPS: Dispute over delivery of mail to Waterloo home
Postal Service has invested $330 billion in Treasury bonds yielding 2% on average?
President of greeting card company to testify at Capitol on proposed China tariffs
PMG offers update to employees
USPS Says "Know the rules about seeking other jobs"
Mississippi Rural Carrier Sentenced for Theft of Mail by a Postal Employee

June 19, 2019
Amazon adds more jets to its growing fleet
The Postal Service Wants To Make Deep Cuts To Worker Benefits, Internal Plan Shows
You Can Mail a Coconut to Anywhere in the World From This Post Office in Hawaii
Letter: Postal workers enter field with little training
IRS wants you to check your federal withholding
New law makes stealing packages a felony in Texas
Walmart’s Kickstarting a $1 Trillion Driverless Delivery Market
Suspicious Package Mailed To Google Under Investigation
An Appreciation of the Postal Mailbox—and How Its Latest Design Diminishes the Magic of Mail

June 18, 2019
In Colorado mountain towns, the U.S. Post Office no longer delivers like it used to
Kentucky rural carrier, granddaughter die in crash
Fentanyl from China to U.S., marijuana from U.S. to China
Secret Service investigating suspicious package at West Rogers Park post office
TSP Adds Details to New Withdrawal Policies
OIG: Assessing the Impact of Opioids

June 17, 2019
Florida man pleads guilty to fraudulent abuse of USPS Informed Delivery
There's Value in Fighting for Meaningful Postal Reform
Australia Post delivery driver is caught urinating in a pot plant
Sedan crashes into Cotuit Post Office  
Woman arrested after crashing car into Indianapolis post office
Florida Man Pleads Guilty To Fraudulent Abuse Of USPS Informed Delivery
Federal workers could have benefits protected during future government shutdowns

June 16, 2019
Deweyville family says mail carrier killed their dog
Cranwood post office to temporarily relocate following car crash
The value of the US Postal Service - Rolando via Las Vegas Review Journal
Understanding Next Week’s Postal Rate Hike
What Should Congress Expect from USPS’ New ‘Business Plan’?
Amazon's new contracts could displace other e-commerce delivery

June 15, 2019
Englewood Police Revive Heart Attack Victim With Assist From Postal Supervisor
Social Security, Postal Service Using Outdated ID Checks: GAO
USPS changes parcel pricing strategy; shipper impact unclear
New Orleans Letter Carrier Sentenced For Theft of Mail
The Ruthless Reality of Amazon's One-Day Shipping
Postal workers get fired or suspended for violating the Hatch Act- but Trump says it’s OK for Kellyanne Conway
to break the law
Postal worker retiring after working 37 years in Seal Beach
Uber says it will start delivering food by drone in San Diego this summer
Texas family seeks justice after dog killed by letter carrier, owner says
New Mexico delegates want postal problems addressed

June 14, 2019
House resolution supporting door delivery reaches majority of support
New video of Florida stolen mail truck police chase
Senators Urge USPS to Swiftly Improve Albuquerque Post Office Facilities
Confessions of a USPS worker: Delivering Amazon packages 'till we drop'
OIG: USPS Must Better Manage Its Cyber Funds
Isaac Cronkhite named USPS chief human resources officer
Thanks to Equifax breach, 4 US agencies don't properly verify your data, GAO finds - one is USPS
Former Lake Forest Mail Carrier Arrested on Suspicion of Molesting 3 Girls; More Victims Sought
Amazon Has a Nuclear Option Against Walmart and Other Competitors
Why the ink is red for the U.S. Postal Service

June 13, 2019
Florida Trucking Company Vice President Pleads Guilty to Orchestrating USPS Contract Fraud
USPS offering $10,000 reward after mail truck shot in Ohio
Amazon to shut down its restaurant delivery business in the U.S.
Van crashes into Palm Springs post office
Postal workers caught throwing packages over fence at Florida City home
Apartment mailboxes broken for six months at Denver complex
What should Congress expect from USPS' new 'business plan'?
USPS on the hunt for more mail carriers
Mail truck shot in Clay Twp
"Something needs to be done about this," Tontitown, Elm Springs look to change postal delivery issue
‘Mighty Mo’ – USS Missouri stamp dedicated

June 12, 2019
Mailman accused of pleasuring himself in Pasadena woman's home
Former Toledo mail carrier sentenced to more than a year in prison for stealing parcels containing marijuana,
as well as having a firearm
An ex-Norfolk letter carrier stole 5,000 pieces of mail. A judge sentenced her to 5 hours in jail
California: Postal worker injured in 2 car crash after other driver runs stop sign
Former President George H.W. Bush Honored in New Forever Stamp
Contractor truck burns at post office
Impact of Prescribed Opioids on Postal Service Employees Under the Federal Workers' Compensation Program
Man carjacks USPS truck and leads deputies on chase, epic crash after he runs over stop sticks
OIG: Spring Semiannual Report to Congress

June 11, 2019
Universal Postal Union to Weigh U.S. Bid for Higher Package-Delivery Fees
Woman accused of stealing postal worker uniforms from laundry room surrenders
Postal robots take to the streets with backing from Toyota AI Ventures
NAPS Chat Podcast with Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC)
USPS loses Supreme Court patent case
Contractor truck burns at post office
Impact of Prescribed Opioids on Postal Service Employees Under the Federal Workers' Compensation Program
This autonomous truck test was boring, and that's just what the USPS wanted
USPS named one of nation’s best employers
Ohio postal service employee arrested in Rocky River home burglary

June 10, 2019
USPS Driver Killed in Orange County (CA) Freeway Crash
Florida man injured in crash after carjacking mail truck,...
Amazon's new drones to start delivering packages in months
USPS Forever Stamp Honors WWII Battleship
Internet scammers target two stamp groups; one suffers loss
Prevent Heat Illnesses - Know the Signs and Act
FedEX drops Amazon U.S. delivery contract, here’s why you shouldn’t care

June 9, 2019
Veterans, Federal Employees, Heroes
Postal Service suspends service to three Davenport neighborhoods following series of dog attacks
Rural Kiel mail carrier retires after 31 years
Is Amazon behind FedEx Deeper Push into Ecommerce?

June 8, 2019
NC Lottery ticket delivers $1 million prize to Greensboro postal worker
Amazon loses contract with FedEx Express as delivery competition heats up
Postal regulator urges ‘greater mission clarity’ for USPS in upcoming business plan
USPS and APWU to begin arbitration
Upcoming conference to address, combat postal crime including mail theft in Bakersfield
OIG: Postage and Fee Refunds - Flint, MI, Main Post Office
OIG: Postage, Fees, and Meter Revenue Refunds - Houston, TX, Park Place Station

June 7, 2019
Louisiana Postal Worker Sentenced For Misappropriation of Postal Funds
No Justice for Charles McClean, Killed by a Postal Service Driver
Cato: Postal Service in Crisis
Audit finds deficiencies at Albuquerque postal facilities
FedEx to hire 700 flexible rural and residential drivers
Ford proposing self-driving mail truck that would enable operator to focus on sorting mail
Former Louisiana Postal Employee Sentenced For Misappropriation of Postal Funds

June 6, 2019
75th Anniversary of D-Day
Distracted driver slams into Billings mail truck, injures mail carrier
Iowa post office post office keeps on delivering despite rising flood waters
Two Men Wanted In South Side Chicago Post Office Robbery
Amazon says drones will be making deliveries in 'months'
USPS Baited Worker With Hostile Review, NLRB Says
Ohio letter carrier to receive Postmaster General Award for heroism
Audit finds deficiencies with Albuquerque postal facilities

June 5, 2019
APWU: Contract mediation fails, arbitration is next
Man says crooks used post office feature to open credit card in his name
Why Cleveland Wants to Bring Back Postal Banking
Left-leaning lawmakers like Bernie Sanders want Americans to bank at the post office
Eastsound postmaster Donna McNeil retires
USPS apologizes after letter carrier pepper-sprays docile dog
Carrier pepper-sprays friendly dog in Watts
Rep Meadows: Where is the USPS 10-Year Financial Plan
USPS Postal Facts Has New Tidbits
DHS Office of Inspector General: The latest Semiannual Report to the Congress (SAR) is now available (PDF)

June 4, 2019
Dozens report mail never making it to its destination from Austin TX post office
FedEx Ground plans seven-day delivery, UPS noncommittal
Postal carrier burned with acid in Raleigh
USPS OIG: Facility Conditions, Delayed Mail, and Staffing Conditions in Albuquerque, NM
USPS OIG: 17% recirculating package rate on new package sorters
Retired couple grateful USPS reversed decision in mailbox dispute
Man says crooks used post office feature to open credit card in his name
VERIFY: Do companies cover the cost of junk mail you send back to them?
47 On Your Side: You've got mail and a new mailbox
'Rude' behavior leads to charges against postal customer
South Carolina post office will no longer allow homeless to sleep inside overnight

June 3, 2019
TSP nesteggs growing
China launches probe of FedEx
Amazon is primed for a battle royale with U.S. antitrust regulators
China's probe of FedEx demonstrates Beijing's ability to hit back at U.S.
Postal Service Issuing 1969: First Moon Landing Forever Stamps
Postal banking? Let credit unions deliver the goods
Sending money via USPS mail isn’t a crime, but it does look suspicious. Stealing it definitely is
Postal Bulletin: Regulations for Proper Flag Display

June 2, 2019
New TSP Withdrawal Options Starting Sept. 15
Bowling Green: Customers Welcome New Downtown Post Office
Postal workers brought in 17,000 pounds of food in ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ drive
Postal-Themed Rat Rod Mower Really Delivers
Scott numbers assigned to Post Office Murals, ‘Little Mo’ Connolly stamps
Mother, 24, is stunned after Royal Mail delivered a postcard 112 years after it was sent to the previous owner
of her house

June 1, 2019
Tales of the OIG: Recent Investigations of USPS executives
USPS OIG Spring 2019 Semiannual Report to Congress (Pg. 21: Manager bought marijuana gummies and
insisted employees eat them) (PDF)
Local NALC reacts to postal menacing in Canton
20 containers of mail spilled on highway after cargo door left open on mail truckately 20 boxes or containers of
mail
USPS Seeking Copyright/Trademark Attorney in Washington DC
OIG: New Employment Opportunities in the Office of Audit

May 31, 2019
Dark web drug vendor tripped up by using postage meter
Former Manager of North Kenner, Louisiana Post Office Sentenced To 30 Months for Stealing More Than
$630,000 in Stamps
Teamsters: XPO Logistics Workers Strike in Connecticut
Postal inspectors 'actively looking into' vote-shaming mailers
Rural Carriers Reach Tentative Agreement with USPS for Three-Year Contract
Postal carrier caught on camera spraying fenced dog with pepper spray in Ohio
Federal employees soon will have more options to withdraw money from their retirement accounts
Million Mile Award Winners - Clifton Heights
Drug traffickers' favorite way to move fentanyl is Fedex and USPS
Former Manager of North Kenner, LA Post Office Sentenced To 30 Months for Stealing More Than $630,000 in
Postal Stamps
U.S. Postal Employees’ Retirement Assets Are Invested More Cautiously Than Those of Their Foreign
Counterparts
New video explains USPS finances
OIG: Spring 2019 Semiannual Report to Congress

May 30, 2019
Couple leads petition drive against Lynden WA PO mural that includes bare breasted woman
Mother and son plead guilty to murder in death of mail carrier
Fire department rescues Nebraska letter carrier after mail truck is swept off road by floodwaters
Case involving teen accused of fatally shooting postal worker turns federal
NAPS Chat podcast for May 24 2019
FedEx Ground Announces Seven-Day Residential Delivery Year-round
Postal service vows to improve service at community meeting
Pat the Mailman is a jolly good fellow

May 29, 2019
Mail carrier alerts 911 about Mattoon IL house fire
Two Dogs Quarantined After Breaking Through Screen Door, Biting Mailman In Westchester
Car Crashes Into Watertown Post Office
Postal Worker Bids Farewell
Albuquerque post offices still dealing with rats
Fightin' Iron: The USMC and the Postal Service
USPS OIG: High Throughput Package Sorters at the Queens, NY Processing and Distribution Center
USPS OIG Delivers on Service Outage Probe and Five-Year Strategic Plan
OIG: Foreign Posts’ Retirement Asset Investments
USPS Reviewing Solutions to Reduce Costs, Expand Services
It seems like Amazon might still be coming to New York City

May 28, 2019
Where is the U.S. D-Day 75th anniversary stamp?
Postal Service Delivers 81-Year-Old Christmas Card to Billings Woman
Robo-Deliveries Are Now Reality in China
Richmond-area residents deserve timely postal deliveries
Our Mail Is Opened, And Someone Is Stealing Credit Cards, Gift Cards And Cash, West Town Residents Say

May 27, 2019
Memorial Day
Memorial Day
NC man drove to Virginia to steal mail over and over, feds say
Dismantling the Argument for Dismantling OPM

May 26, 2019
Commentary: Flawed business model hurts U.S. Postal Service
Perhaps we need the US Postal Service to restore trust in digital communication
Olean, NY Post Office employee charged with stealing mail
New Model Mail Truck Catches on Fire in Houston

May 25, 2019
Man pulls gun on Amazon driver, forces him to rake driveway
So this is what happened to a truckload of ballots that went missing
U.S. Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) Aims to Shore Up USPS Funding
USPS Honoring Former President George H.W. Bush with Forever Stamp
USPS will celebrate Sesame Street’s 50th anniversary with Forever stamps
Beloved mailman’s retirement GoFundMe goal surpassed after Twitter thread chronicling last day goes viral
U.S. Postal Service mail, packages are headed to Dallas by self-driving truck

May 24, 2019
Chester PA Mail Carrier Larry Elliot Final Salute
Saying Thank You to Postal Workers for 'Stamp Out Hunger' Event
TuSimple’s self-driving trucks go postal, on 2-week trial with USPS
Postal Shippers Beware: USPS Implements New Dimensional Pricing in June
OIG Audit: Do First-Line Supervisors Have Adequate Resources to Perform Their Duties?
Stamps.com Hit With Derivative Action After End of Key Postal Partnership
Mailman's last day on the job will move you to tears  |  GoFundMe: Send Mr. Floyd to Hawaii
Continual mail mixups in Ohio City, Tremont leaves neighbors frustrated
Ford Shows Off Package Delivery Robot That Docks Inside Self-Driving Car

May 23, 2019
Mississippi postal worker sentenced for embezzling mail
Arizona letter carrier’s concern helps save woman who fell
UK postal service to deliver packages twice a day
Video: Illinois postal worker cheers for teen playing basketball
Self-Driving Truck Video
Ford Wants This Headless Humanoid to Make Door-to-Door Deliveries
Couple relieved after yard damaged by postal service repaired
Richmond-area posts offices fined thousands for unsafe working conditions

May 22, 2019
Massachusetts Postal Worker Sentenced for Embezzling Money Orders
Wife of slain postal carrier recalls moment she learned of his death
Vanishing Species semipostal awaiting Congressional action
Rapper Ice-T blasts Amazon after he 'almost shot' one of their delivery drivers
USPS: Memorial Day Holiday to be observed May 27
Former Postal Worker Admits To Stealing Mail In Washington County

May 21, 2019
APWU tells members to ignore USPS employee survey
Postal Service Rolls Out Changes for Highway Mail Haulers
Self-driving trucks begin mail transport test for U.S. Postal Service
Supreme Court won't take up UPS bid to raise Postal Service prices
PMG: USPS delivering less mail to more addresses
USPS OIG: Beware of Spam Scam
West Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail from Charleston WV PO
Johns Island residents frustrated with mail delivery
Duo cashes nearly $40K in checks stolen from post office
OIG Audit: Are End-of-Life Network Devices Affecting the Postal Service Network?

May 20, 2019
GOP congressman’s bill would halt cluster mailbox mandate without local vote
Postal Service: Minot office can't support mail processing
Postal Hub Podcast: The Trump-Quake in the US Postal Sector
USPS celebrates national military appreciation month
Postal worker seriously injured in two-car crash
Postal worker retires with four decades of experience
Former Postal Inspector files lawsuit credibly alleging current and retired Federal Postal Inspector
supervisors, managers and executives of the service violated numerous civil and criminal laws

May 19, 2019
Austrian Postal Service is Buying a Bank
$20,000 reward offered for information about attempted robbery of Florida letter carrier

May 18, 2019
USPS OIG: Mail Delivery Issues - Graceland Annex, Chicago District
Ohio City residents facing major mail issues
The Hill: Financial Collapse of the USPS is Coming
Mailman delivers marijuana to house during drug raid
FedEx’s Troubles Are Far From Over, Analyst Says
Former postal employee charged in Minot ND stolen mail case
Cameras help catch mail thieves
Residents facing major mail issues in Cleveland neighborhood

May 17, 2019
Crooks strike again, putting family’s mail on hold so they could try to steal it
Former mail clerk remembers the Canadian Railway Mail Service
Mementos recall the day air mail came to St. Joseph
Illinois man revolutionizing mailboxes by preparing them for drone deliveries
California postal inspector charged with stealing money orders from the mail
Some neighbors with disabilities are paying for mail in Kewaskum
Ocasio-Cortez Puts the Postal Service on the Path to Ruin
California Postal Inspector Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Proceeds from Criminal Drug Activity
Poll ranks USPS first among agencies
It’s Time, Finally, for the Postal Service to Figure Out What Its Products Cost to Deliver
Going Postal
District of Columbia judges express rate case concerns
OIG: Mail Delivery Issues - Graceland Annex, Chicago District

May 16, 2019
Reward of up to $100,000 offered in the Cold Case Homicide of USPS Contract Driver
USPS employee says she’s not being paid after traumatizing incident on the job
PMG Brennan: 'Things are getting worse'
Postal Worker in Union Dumps Mail, Abandons Truck
Now Amazon is building its own airport
USPS employee says she's not being paid after traumatizing incident on the job
How much does the USPS profit when they lose your mail and it's sold at auction?
Minnesota boy run over by mail truck, life saved by his helmet
Rep. Burchett introduces resolution asking USPS to hear from homeowners before installing cluster mailboxes
$100k reward as authorities investigate 2001 homicide of U.S. Postal contract driver
US Postal Service's Sad Song Continues: Billion-Dollar Losses, Mail Weakness Offsets Parcel Gains
Americans Remain Satisfied With Postal Service
USPS to reschedule ceremony for Tyrannosaurus Rex stamps

May 15, 2019
Minnesota man accused of trying to kill mail carrier
Napping postal worker with pistol in lap draws SWAT team
Washington Postal Worker Gets Fourteen Months in Prison for Stealing Electronics from Priority Mail
Processing Facility
Postal drive collects 6,000 lbs. of food
USPS halts mail delivery to neighborhood for more than 3 weeks due to wasps

May 14, 2019
Minnesota postal worker sentenced to prison for firing shotgun at Federal Reserve Bank
Study Refutes Trump's Claim That USPS Loses Money on Amazon
USPS honors battleship USS Missouri with Forever stamp
Safety Experts Alarmed by Mail Trucks Bursting Into Flames
Feature meant to prevent mail theft may actually be causing it
USPS Did Not Meet Performance Goals for 2018
USPS vehicles have been catching on fire for years with no recall  |  Car and Driver
USPS OIG: Spotlight on Safety at Mail Processing Facilities
OSHA proposes nearly $185,000 in penalties against Ankeny post office
Consumer Postal Council: Postal Reform Legislation Must Uphold Promises to Retirees
USPS OIG: Assessing the Effectiveness of Domestic Competitive Negotiated Service Agreements (PDF)
Why AOC Is (Mostly) Wrong About Post Office Pensions
Walmart launches free next-day delivery, taking aim at Amazon
Ex-Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing Electronics Packages

May 13, 2019
How savvy criminals are using Informed Delivery to grab your mail
Postal Service Still Americans' Favorite Federal Agency
Amazon to employees: We'll pay you to quit and haul packages
NAPS Chat with NAPS Executive Vice President Ivan Butts
Postal Worker West – Special Contract Edition – May 2019
Mailbox Improvement Week arrives in time for spring cleaning
Delivering help: Postal workers unite for annual Stamp Out Hunger drive
One-time Minneapolis postal worker addicted to conspiracy theories sentenced
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR CITES IOWA U.S. POSTAL OFFICE FOR BLOCKED EXITS AND FAILING TO TRAIN ON
EMERGENCY PLAN
Famed 'Blue Boy' Stamp to Be Offered at Auction - Starting Price of $1,000,000
USPS is reminding employees about flag requirements for three holidays this month

May 12, 2019
Mail carrier needs surgery after dog attack in Michigan
USPS Investigating Undelivered Mail Dumped In Trash In New Jersey
PHOTOS: From mailbox to mealtime
Regular Vs. City Carrier Assistant - Who Makes the Best Postal 204B Candidate?

May 11, 2019
‘Tough decisions’ lie ahead for USPS in upcoming 10-year business plan
USPS reports $2.1 billion loss for 2nd quarter
AOC and Bernie Put Postal Banking Back on the Agenda
Florida Keys postal carrier accused of stealing mail
California Driver Accused of Fatally Hitting Postal Worker Is Charged
Eyesore of the Week: Mailboxes of Tribeca
Beleaguered Postal Service Needs to Say No to 'Green' Vehicles
Postal Service Hasn't Even Called Family Whose Relative Was Killed By a USPS Driver
Former Minnesota Postal Employee Sentenced To Prison After Firing A Shotgun At The Federal Reserve Bank
Postal employee saves sleeping customers’ lives
NALC's Statement on Postal Service’s 2019 Q2 Financial Report
NPMHU Relocating National Headquarters
Dalton City Council member wants answers after mailboxes rearranged by the Postal Service, his hit three times

May 10, 2019
Ohio woman reacts to mail carrier answering nature’s call outside her home: ‘I couldn’t believe it'
Maryland letter carrier’s heroic response to fire helps save two dogs, ferret, and a home
U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results
Stamps.com warns of even more pain ahead after it ditched the Post Office. Stock plunges 50%
OIG: Facility Condition Reviews – Mail Processing Facilities
OIG Audit: How Was the Postal Service’s Performance During the 2018 Midterm and Special Elections?

May 9, 2019
Be Careful What You Wish For- larger rate increases will not save the USPS
Stamps.com stock plummets nearly 40% after revised guidance
Connecticut Man Who Cashed $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison
Grieving Brooklyn Family Rails at Postal Service ‘Killers’
Trump tweets about company in the running for new postal delivery trucks
VIDEO: Postal truck heads right through floodwater
Postal Service Transcontinental Railroad Stamp Will Be Released Friday, May 10

May 8, 2019
Colorado Woman Sentenced To Federal Prison For Stealing Over $180,000 From the USPS Through Hundreds
Of False Insurance Claims
Mail truck recovered after being stolen by woman on bike
The retail revolution: How mail order changed middle-class life
Justice Department Seems "Open-Minded" on Quad-LSC Deal
Concerns raised about compelling postal retirees to enroll in Medicare
Familiar face retiring after 40 years with USPS
$6.3 billion delivery: New U.S. Postal Service truck to be picked this year
Another Attempt to Let USPS Ship Alcohol

May 7, 2019
Congressman Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Shore Up Postal Service Funding
Who Is to Blame for USPS Delivery Delays?
Federal Jury Convicts Former FedEx Employee of Obstruction of Mail
Mailhandlers Union Releases Details on RI-399 Payments
PMG tells forum attendees USPS is bridging physical, digital worlds to take mail to new heights
Federal Retirement Fairness Act reintroduced with notable changes
NPF: PMG Highlights How Digital Dimensions Are Taking Mail to New Heights
Consumer Postal Council: Time For The Postal Service to Open Their Books
USPS OIG: How Well Does the Postal Service Recruit and Train First-Line Supervisors?
3 sentenced in 500-victim Anchorage mail fraud scheme
Rep. Reed (R-NY) Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Shore Up Postal Service Funding  
Federal Jury Convicts Former FedEx Employee of Obstruction of Mail

May 6, 2019
Congresswoman Jackie Speier Introduces Bipartisan Bill to End Ban on Shipping Alcohol via USPS
Varmints still appearing at Albuquerque post offices
FedEx, UPS Strive to Automate Loading and Unloading Trucks
National Postal Forum is underway in Indianapolis
NARFE Warns of Perils to Mandatory Medicare Measures as Part of Postal Reform
$18K added to reward for information on missing postal worker Kierra Coles
To Curb Dog Attacks On Postal Workers, USPS Goes High-Tech
OPM Cites Value of New Policy on Comp Time for Religious Purposes

May 5, 2019
Surveillance video captures moment pedestrian is struck by mail truck
Lil Sherry Postal Carrier Parade
USPS Completes Next Generation Delivery Vehicle Tests
27th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive - Saturday, May 11, 2019
Family mourns father of three fatally struck by USPS truck in Brooklyn

May 4, 2019
NAPS Chat with NAPS Legal Counsel Bruce Moyer on Congressional hearings, fact-finding decision
Factfinding Report Validates NAPS’s Position that EAS Pay Rates and Pay System Have “Serious Flaws”
Amazon's delivery network is set to explode as the company moves toward one-day shipping — and workers
are bracing for big changes
Former Worcester postal worker, accomplice admit trying to ship cocaine through mail
US Postal Service truck fatally hits man in Brooklyn
Dayton postal worker who took meth from mail to sell pleads guilty
APWU Contract Update
PMG offers Public Service Recognition Week Message
Are You An Injured Postal or Federal Employee? If So, Read This Article

May 3, 2019
The Secret Sauce Behind Direct Mail's Resurgence
The Mail Boat Captain of Detroit
Postal worker tackles would-be robber in LaFox, Illinois
Alligator halts mail delivery to Florida neighborhood
DC Circuit to hear oral arguments in watchdog’s appeal of PRC approval of 5-cent increase on Forever stamps
Printing Industries of America Responds to Financial Condition of USPS Hearing
Postal worker blames broken gate for stolen truck and personal belongings
Magnolia Springs, Alabama has had delivery of mail by water for one hundred years
5 letter carriers attacked by dogs in Maryland in past week
In praise of snail mail
Mail carrier’s concern likely saved elderly woman’s life

May 2, 2019
Postal Service Adds Five Drivers to the Million Mile Club
Return of Minot mail processing not physically, financially feasible
Mark Chute retires as Toledo postmaster
Latest Effort to Overhaul the Postal Service Hits New Snag
Georgia carrier killed in pickup truck crash

May 1, 2019
Postal worker in drug theft case blames his supervisors for “letting me get away with it”
Apartment Industry Groups Raise Concerns about Postal Reform
It Works Out West, But Will Vote-By-Mail Catch On In The Washington Region?
Testimony from yesterday’s Oversight Committee Hearing on The Financial Condition of the Postal Service
USPS responds to Toledo Blade editorial on opioids and the STOP Act
Reporter investigates secretive facility where USPS sends, sells your lost mail
House Committee Hearing on the Financial Condition of the Postal Service
Bipartisan legislation introduced to repeal USPS pre-funding mandate
Postal worker in mail theft case says supervisors need to be questioned more
USPS fears running out of cash by 2024 unless Congress helps
'You can double your salary': USPS hiring at Milwaukee job fair
ESPN to pull plug on signature oversized magazine in September, cease publication
USPS offers special coins to veterans
Mastermind admits postal workers were stealing credit cards in mail

April 30, 2019
Residents on Franklin Co road says Post Office won't deliver to them
The World’s Smallest Post Service to open a magical brick-and-mortar experience in Oakland
Yankton Co.: Rural Mail Carriers Allowed Back On Gravel Roads
Long-time postal service employee retires
War on Terror Vet Wins Back Postal Job After 14 Years

April 29, 2019
OSC Wins Decision for National Guardsman Denied Reinstatement by Postal Service
New Jersey Man Admits Bribing Mail Carriers To Steal Credit Cards
Former Springfield MA VMF manager pleads guilty to bribery, witness tampering and false statements
Amazon Prime one-day delivery plans have this union worried
Letter carriers seek political change to help post office
FedEx touts convenience network as antidote to porch piracy, missed deliveries
Beware of Using GAAP/SEC Reporting to Evaluate USPS
Let's Get Real About Postal Reform
Funeral services set for postal carrier shot, killed by 17-year-old
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 153: USA vs UPU - The Inside Story (continued...)
APWU Nebraska Holds Annual Convention in Norfolk
LED lights brightening up postal stations in Florida
Car show displays USPS truck to honor slain mail carrier
War on Terror Vet Wins Back Postal Service Job After 14 Years
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents Among Fastest Declining Occupations
U.S. Postal Service Honors the Art of Ellsworth Kelly with Stamps
Where is Kierra Coles? The long-missing, pregnant Chicago postal worker was due to give birth last week
Postal Service supports anti-fentanyl efforts

April 28, 2019
Divide USPS products into two categories, essential and commercial?

April 27, 2019
Savvy thieves using USPS Informed Delivery to steal mail
Houston Man Admits to Kidnapping and Killing Postal Employee
West Sacramento post office employee charged after stealing parcels of marijuana
Ex-postal worker sentenced for racing motorcycles on disability
Postal Service in Bradford PA Cuts Off Mail Delivery to Entire Block Due to One Man
Phoenix homeowner Pays it Forward to mailman making a difference
A flash flood and a close call; Georgia mail carrier makes quick escape
Windham postal worker, veteran retires after 49 years
Boy sends letter to 'Mommy in heaven,' gets answer
Here’s how Amazon robots could make the deliveryman extinct
Wife of shooting suspect urged police to get to Greensboro postal facility before her husband
Feds to get mail carrier killing case - state drops charges
Get Gephardt: USPS is profiting off of your lost mail

April 26, 2019
NALC files national level grievances on “consolidated casing”, CCA staffing
New USPS TV commercial showcases technology
Felon who was Convicted of Threatening Letter Carrier Sentenced to 36 Months in Prison
Amazon Prime 1 day shipping: Amazon Prime plans to replace free two-day shipping with free one-day shipping
'Don’t do anything like this again,’ judge tells ex-postal worker who admitted stealing $4,058
Man accused of shooting someone outside of post office in Greensboro
New Jersey USPS Worker Saves Woman’s Life
Canada Post newest stamp honours the Vancouver Asahi
Gottheimer's Legislation Renames the Oakland Post Office in Veteran's Honor
Irmo Neighbors Community Group: "The Irmo postmaster has made the post office a hostile working
environment."
Fixing USPS is hard, doing so carefully is harder

April 25, 2019
Postal Service honors 1950s tennis champ “Little Mo”
Teen arrested in slaying of Albuquerque mail carrier
Misdiagnosis: A Review of the Report of the White House Task Force on the Postal Service
Postal Banking Is Back -- On Democratic Party Platforms -- But Is It Viable?
NAPS Chat: Former Congressman John McHugh on the growing parcel market, and the importance of the USPS
to rural America
Why Aren't CCAs Staying?
Family shares memories of postal carrier killed on duty  
Postal Service's Informed Delivery program used in thefts from Indian Hill residents
Meet Kansas City’s most dog-bitten mail carrier John “Kibble and Bits” Adams
Missing pregnant Chicago postal worker was due to give birth this week
OIG Audit: Do Priority Mail Express Procedures Minimize Refunds for Service Failures?
Montgomery, AL postal delivery workers win back pay, benefits

April 24, 2019
Friends, neighbors in shock over fatal shooting of Albuquerque letter carrier
Florida letter carrier sentenced to prison in marijuana delivery scheme
Woman trapped in bathtub for five days saved by postal worker
Friends, neighbors in shock over fatal shooting of Albuquerque mail carrier
17-year-old sought in fatal shooting of Albuquerque mailman  |  Teenager shot, killed mail carrier in SW
Albuquerque  |  Tried to intervene in domestic dispute
Up to 45,000 pieces of unattended mail stolen from Las Vegas Valley post offices
Major Computer Upgrade Headed to USPS Plants

April 23, 2019
Alabama letter carrier sentenced to probation for mail theft
USPS: Former Winona MN postmaster replaced
Kettering, Ohio postal worker allegedly found with cocaine and mail in car after crashing into house
Kennewick WA man crashes into mail truck while trying to pass it
On Earth Day, Congressman Introduces Bill to Clean Up USPS Trucks
USPS offering $10,000 reward for information in burglary of Olalla WA post office
U.S. Department of Labor investigation finds mail hauler cheated employees in Alabama and Mississippi
Postal worker burned to death in vehicle fire, husband wanted for questioning
Car drove into Puyallup Post Office and statue of driver
USPS Cuts 10K Positions After Five Years of Job Growth
Customer 360 to Arrive in Post Offices Soon
Athens, AL post office to be dedicated to ‘Scottsboro Boys’ judge
OIG Audit: Can USPS Increase the Amount of Mail Included in Service Performance Measurement?

April 22, 2019
USPS Boss on Packages: Scanning Good, Throwing Bad
"Consolidated casing" to be tested in 230 post offices
Putrid odor closes South Jamesport post office
Driver charged in crash that killed Chesterfield postal worker
USPS OIG: Mail Mix Matters
Report: 230 Post Offices to be Test Sites for Consolidated Casing
Tacoma woman settles lawsuit against former mail carrier fired for trespassing in her home
PRC Releases Report on Postal Service Financial Condition - Losses from Operations Continue to Grow

April 21, 2019
Easter Sunday
Will Postal Services in Brazil Soon Be Privatized?
How to work for the USPS without ever handling mail
How I came to collude with a bird after being asked by the postal service to evict it

April 20, 2019
Mail for the homeless: Local lifeline for those off the grid
Stamps show France’s love for Notre Dame Cathedral
Boxes, pouches, cartons, and envelopes — oh my!
Elk Grove Village IL Man Charged with Trying to Murder Postal Carrier on New Year’s Eve
Massachusetts Man Sentenced for Mailing White Powder and Threatening Letters from 2015 through 2018
NAPS Director of Legislative and Political Affairs Director Bob Levi discusses "Attacks Against the USPS  
Man brutally attacked in Yakima, rescued by Postal Worker
2018 NALC election results upheld by Department of Labor
Postal Carrier Finds Missing Teen With Autism
Amazon Flex now requires delivery drivers to snap selfies
Albuquerque Post Offices: No Easter Bunnies But Plenty of Rodents and Rats
Richmond District postal units plagued by delivery delays, unresolved complaints

April 19, 2019
Good Friday
HEARD AT MAILCOM: PMG Rumors; Mail Delivery Anomalies; Mailer Brexit Woes; PRC Re-Do; Postage Rate
Hikes 2020
Postal employee killed in rollover crash on I-295 in Virginia
Fire Damages Post Office In Riviera Beach, Maryland
UPU Exit Begins: USPS Urged To Prepare For Pullout
Feds: TX man stole $370,000 using credit cards found in mail
Canada Post segment posts $270 million loss for 2018
Las Vegas: Postal Inspectors investigating dock thefts of trays of mail
Residents complain about cluster mailbox
Postal employee has 5,000 hours of sick leave
Ardsley Swears in New Postmaster
Postal Employees Recall Dog Attacks
Thousands of mail pieces stolen in series of Henderson, NV Post Office 'dock thefts'
Do not deliver: Postal Service must do its part in opioids war
OIG Audit: Does USPS Maintain Appropriate Security Controls at the P&DC Where You Do Business or Work?

April 18, 2019
Sleuthing Minnesota grandmother tracks down alleged mail thief
Minnesota National Guard helps deliver mail in flood-isolated Oslo MN
County Commissioner calls for change to Minot area mail service
Dog won't let postmen deliver mail until they play soccer with him
USPS OIG: Delivery Delays - Richmond District
Van crashes through Bradford Post Office
Postal subsidies leave U.S. 'flooded' with Chinese knockoffs
APWU fights Trump's plan to privatize the Postal Service
Congressman McEachin Responds to United States Postal Service Richmond District Mail Delivery Report
The U.S. Postal Service Took Away the Doughboy's Rifle
Four Tips For Preventing Dog Attacks On Mail Carriers
Princeton Post Office to present Postmaster General Hero Award

April 17, 2019
Pigeons move in to “temporarily” closed post office in Michigan
Chico: 45 Neighborhoods Experiencing Mail Theft
FERS Disability Retirement: To Resign or Not to Resign
After decade of fiscal malpractice, little cost savings at Postal Service
U.S. Postal Service offers reward in Stuarts Draft, VA burglary case
Man in monkey mask stole mail from Southwest Austin apartments, police say
About a Dozen Letter Carriers are Getting Publicly Shaved This Month, Here's Why

April 16, 2019
Postal Reform: Nothing Will Come of Nothing
Police Chief: Motorcycle battery exploded at Loves Park IL post office, no one seriously hurt
Detroit mail carrier speaks months after being attacked by pit bull, saved by neighbor
Post Office Murals Take Center Stage
Post Office workers protest in Macon against privatization of USPS
Postal workers rally in Erie and across the U.S.
USPS testing new air horn in Phoenix to prevent dog attacks
OIG: Advertising Mail: Mail Mix Matters
OIG: Modifying MODS
Mark Dimondstein: The U.S. Postal Service is owned by the people — let's keep it that way

April 15, 2019
Spartan Motors Assembles Bodies of New Mail Trucks
Postal Workers' Message to Public Denounces Trump Privatization Plan
Tax Day 2019: Post Office Extended Opening Hours in All 50 States
A look inside Amazon's Staten Island fulfillment center, run with help from robots
With tax deadline looming, post offices to operate at normal hours on Monday
PRC Assess USPS Pricing and Service in 2018 Annual Compliance Determination: Directs Postal Service to
Address a Number of Outstanding Compliance Issues
It’s Tax Day! Postal Service offers tips for mailing your return
Mail for the homeless: A local lifeline for people off the grid
USPS Seals Dozens Of Collection Boxes Along Boston Marathon Route

April 14, 2019
PRC Issues 2018 USPS Annual Compliance Determination: Directs Postal Service to Address a Number of
Outstanding Issues
Mold discovered in ceiling of Muscle Shoals Post Office
Postal Service Says Dog Attacks Decline, But More Work Needed

April 13, 2019
APWU Launches New Ad – “We Deliver Almost Anything”
Postal Service tweaking mail notification program that identity thieves hacked
Buffalo: Postal carriers say parcel numbers cut in half as Amazon starts using private couriers
Amazon operating out of 'carnival' tents as it seeks to catch up to delivery rivals
Former Pennsylvania postal worker charged with stealing $12,000 from Post Office
PRESIDENT TRUMP IS ELIMINATING A MAJOR FEDERAL AGENCY. THE WHITE HOUSE TOLD US WHY
Family leave legislation introduced in the Senate
Call Letter Opens Door for Added FEHB Benefits
DMM Revision: Overweight Items Clarification

April 12, 2019
Surveillance video appears to show woman encouraging boy to steal package
Dayton postal workers accused of opening packages, stealing illegal drugs
Woman pleads guilty to 2nd-degree murder of Albuquerque postal worker
Family of postal worker killed in shooting pushes for cameras on Illinois expressways
Minnesota Man Indicted For Distributing Fentanyl By Mail, Causing The Deaths Of Eleven People
Whiting retires from Columbiana post office
Postal workers brave snow to deliver mail
China Using OPM Records for Spying
Woman pleads guilty to 2nd-degree murder of postal worker
Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings

April 11, 2019
Trump moving to dismantle OPM
APWU Enters Mediation
Does your mail smell?
New stamps feature Post Office murals
Amazon Air pilots protesting poor working conditions
Postal Service investigates reports of mail theft in Philly
Dog Attacks On Dallas Postal Workers Are Rising

April 10, 2019
Bakersfield Man Sentenced to a Year in Prison for Assaulting Postal Employee
South Fargo business employees say they’re fed up with mail delivery issues from Prairiewood Post Office
TV News Investigates: Amazon delivery drivers in unmarked cars
How a Postage Stamp Saved a Postal Worker From Committing Suicide
'Valiant' Postal Carrier Burns Hand Saving Mail From Truck Fire
USPS to close all mailboxes along Boston Marathon route
PA Postal Worker Finds Body

April 9, 2019
Mailman honored for saving crash victims before car burst into flames
UPU conference to examine postal remuneration systems, including ecommerce items
Engine fire damages USPS vehicle in Somers NY
Overgrown weeds surround Post Office in Clovis; Who is to blame?
New Jersey Man Pleads Guilty to Bribing Mail Carriers to Steal Credit Cards
Suspects in letter carrier robbery tried to collect reward by double crossing accomplice
Neighbor's dogs keeping Des Moines block from receiving mail for weeks
USPS OIG: Management Operating Data System Errors and Adjustments
Postmaster General Visits Hellertown, Shares Vision for USPS Future
Truck Delivering Mail To Clarksville Is Deemed A ‘Total Loss’ After Fire  
Mailing Requirements for Mailing Parcels Containing Mercury

April 8, 2019
Congress Is Sabotaging Your Post Office
Chapter Of Postal Service History Ends For Idaho Town
She served in Congress for 31 years until the day she died. These 7 Republicans refused to name a post office
for her.
U.S. Postal Service Reveals New Forever Stamp Design Honoring Former President George H.W. Bush
USPS Forcing All Walnut Hill P.O. Box Holders to Change Addresses
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 150: Transport Costs in the Postal Network
USPS is too top-heavy, says longtime employee
Suspected Postal Services Thieves Caught Trying To Collect Reward Money
Postal worker’s good deed goes viral
Warrendale Mail Processing Facility Returning To Normal After Mercury Spill

April 7, 2019
Memphis: Postal worker arrested after police say he lied about being robbed
Congressman hosts town meeting concerning concentration of mail delivery complaints

April 6, 2019
East Chicago post office bomber sentenced to 29 years in prison
In bid to drive up postal rates, UPS takes the PRC to the Supreme Court
Virginia congressman, USPS listen to, address continued mail delivery complaints
Smokey Robinson addresses the audience at the Marvin Gaye stamp ceremony
An Post launches free postal address service for homeless
Joplin Postal Service offering refunds after missing bills for some P.O. box renters
Memphis postal workers robbed on route

April 5, 2019
California man charged with conspiracy against USPS involving armed robbery, fraud
Why 2.7 million Americans still get Netflix DVDs in the mail
USPS driver parks in handicap space
APWU: What’s to Come in Interest Arbitration
Scapegoating Unions for the Postal Service’s Phony Crisis
Senator says USPS is falling short of targets in major opioids law
Postal Carrier Rescues Abandoned Mountain Lion Cub
Memphis: Postal Carrier Robbed at Gunpoint
Operations to Resume at Warrendale Postal Facility Following Mercury Spill
Trump fights to fix shipping rates that favor China
Postal employees rescued from flooded town
Minnesota residents say their mail service is out of sorts — and postal officials aren’t delivering answers

April 4, 2019
Long waits, little help for passport applicants in Ventura County
USPS worker with criminal history still on the job, despite taking plea deal in mail theft case
NJ letter carrier responds when customer falls
Feds searching for vandals who raided New Mexico post office
'His body was just dumped there,' says family of man found dead on dirt road by letter carrier
OIG: Postage and Fee Refunds – Boston, MA, Fort Point Station

April 3, 2019
Lawyer's mistake no reason to revive postal worker's bias suit
Car Crashes Into East Sacramento Post Office
Recognizing mail carriers in your neighborhood
Spring 2019 Communities and Postal Workers United Newsletter - Carriers Refuse Unsafe Work Orders (PDF)
Consumer Postal Council International Postal Update
USPS salutes ‘Prince of Soul’ Marvin Gaye
Timing your retirement isn’t rocket science, but no cake walk
Judge denies USPS motion for summary judgment in scooter injury case
USPS Tests Cummins-Powered All-Electric Vehicles

April 2, 2019
Multi-vehicle crash in Rockville MD flips U.S. Postal Service truck
Returned mail nets call for return of Minot processing
Authorities offering $50K for information after USPS letter carrier robbed in Memphis
Spring 2019 Communities and Postal Workers United Newsletter - Carriers Refuse Unsafe Work Orders (PDF)
Consumer Postal Council International Postal Update
Returned mail nets call for return of Minot processing
City of Coronado poised to purchase Zip Code 92119 for $4.1M
Postal worker driving down dirt road finds man shot multiple times
Warrendale postal facility remains closed after mercury spill  |  Residents upset about delayed mail delivery
Forever 21 Priority Mail Tube Top Not Part of the Official USPS Uniform

April 1, 2019
How Can USPS Improve Delivery of Packages on the First Attempt?
Why are drive-up mailboxes disappearing all over the Hudson Valley?
NYC: The city's mail shafts are chock-full of good stories
UK: Thousands of post offices could become bank branches under Labour proposal
"O Beautiful" stamps voted favorite for 2018, also named top commemorative design in Linn's poll
Police: Postal worker finds body in South Fulton Co. GA
Thank you Clarence the mailman
OIG: Hotline Hot Takes

March 31, 2019
Downtown Kokomo post office locking up at night due to vagrants, vandals

March 30, 2019
Union says mail carrier shortages are hampering delivery service in Maine
APWU: Postal Employees and Retirees See Threats to Pay and Benefits in White House Budget
High volume of mailbox break-ins frustrates San Antonio homeowners
Man behind astonishing UPS change of address scam
Man in postal carrier uniform robs Busey Bank in Hazelwood
Longtime Ipswich postal worker retires
High volume of mailbox break-ins frustrates San Antonio homeowners
2 accused of using glue traps to steal mail from postal service collection box in Hingham, MA
Don’t mess with Postal Service’s universal service obligation

March 29, 2019
Another Pennsylvania Postal Worker Charged with Stealing a Gift Card
Mail truck involved in crash in Pepper Pike, Ohio
Forever 21’s new USPS clothing collection is fast fashion at its worst
Woman's video of brazen porch package theft goes viral
Meet the UPS driver that Instagrams the good dogs on his route
46 years, millions of miles
Postal worker mailing it in after more than 33 years on the job
Postal worker recovering from dog attack on Cleveland's west side
South Jersey man defrauds USPS $1.5m in postage
Longtime Wyoming carrier walks final route today
USA Star nonprofit color-omitted error missing the red star
PB 22516: New Mailing Standards for Mailpieces Containing Liquids

March 28, 2019
Postmaster General commends Utah mail carrier who gave his coat to freezing kid
Postal worker recovering after dog attack on Cleveland’s west side
Former Manager Of New Jersey Bulk Mailing Company Admits $1.5 Million Mail Fraud Conspiracy
Pennsylvania Postal Worker Charged with Stealing $25 Gift Card from the Mail
New Jersey postal worker credited with saving resident's life
Mobile post offices deployed to flooded Nebraska towns
UPS using drones to zip medical samples around North Carolina
NALC: Customer and employee rights when USPS solicits customers to change the mode of delivery
Postal Service will release Coral Reefs postcard stamps Friday, March 29

March 27, 2019
USPS recognizes Rochester NY man for 55 years of service
Wisconsin postal worker gets probation for stealing 6,600 cards
Sacramento Man Arrested in Oklahoma for Mailing Interstate Threats, Some Containing White Powder
How Did Canada's Postal Worker Union Come to Publicly Disdain Israel?
Town, USPS work to improve Snowmass Village post office
Caught on camera: Fayetteville postal worker carelessly tosses packages inside truck
USPS recognizes Rochester man for 55 years of service
Postal employee retiring after more than 42 years
Mailman receives national recognition for good deeds
Postal worker who stole 6,600 Milwaukee area greeting cards sentenced to probation
‘It's a headache.’ Bronx man says he misses bills due to inconsistent mail delivery
USPS controlled delivery of drugs nets 3 arrests
Engineers create low-profile ankle exoskeleton for the elderly, soldiers, postal workers
USPS has changed its mailing standards to better protect mail from leaks and spills
APWU: The Great 1970 Mail Strike that Stunned the Country

March 26, 2019
Postal union dismisses ‘shot in the dark’ proposals from White House
New USPS rules for mailing liquids take effect
Florida: former rural carrier pleads guilty to workers comp disability fraud
Neighbors start petition after months of misdelivered, missing mail in Ridley Township
Another safety and health "investigation", another post office "temporarily suspended"
Mercury Spill Shuts Down Pittsburgh NDC
Maine Woman Pleads Guilty to Mail Theft
Out-of-service mailboxes raise questions with Rockrimmon residents
USPS OIG: Oversight of Highway Contract Routes - Insurance
USPS OIG: Highway Contract Route Optimization Initiative Savings Calculation Methodology and Accuracy
USPS OIG: Postal Vehicle Service Tire Usage and Failures
Postal Service Beats Wage Retaliation Claims at Ninth Circuit
USPS Mailboxes Litter Highway After Accident in New Jersey
Wear Your Postal Pride With New USPS Clothing Line
Wish app facilitates ridiculously cheap products from China using low postage rate

March 25, 2019
New Prague post office closes amid mysterious safety concerns
eBay and Amazon See Opportunity in Rural America
More details on Trump's proposed benefit cuts
Four USPS Myths
Danville Post Office official: Majority of mail addressed incorrectly

March 24, 2019
Stolen car crashes into Baltimore post office
NALC Responds to Flooding in Midwest
Some Details Added to FEHB, Retirement Proposals
Information Security Course for USPS Smart Mobile Device Users is Now Available
Will Social Security be Gone by the Time I Retire?

March 23, 2019
Ohio postal worker awarded Postmaster General Award for Heroism
Deming NM Post Office mural featured on U.S. Postal Service stamp
Lawsuit contests letter-rate increase implemented Jan. 27
Redondo Beach Council told post office problems are systemic
Louisiana Postal Worker Pleads Guilty To Theft of Mail
Mississippi Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Mail Theft
Wakefield, Michigan postal worker commended
Palmyra NY mail carrier recognized for heroic act
Four North Highlands letter carriers honored for driving a million miles without an accident
USPS says supervisors out with carriers as mail delivery concerns continue

March 22, 2019
Right wing terrorist pleads guilty in mail bomb plot
Vehicle occupants allege they were crashed into by USPS truck
Trump nominates California lawyer to USPS Board
Flood-Related Shipping Delays in Some Parts of US?
Postal Service will release its Star Ribbon stamp today
National Postal Museum is seeking nominations for the Smithsonian Philatelic Achievement Award
No Charges for Suspected Mail Thief… Yet
Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump foes
Transportation Companies Dominate 2018 List of Top U.S. Postal Service Suppliers
Fishers residents wait for days for the mail to arrive

March 21, 2019
Water damage forces 'temporary' closing of Mahwah NJ post office
Have You Noticed Those Weird New Mailboxes? Here’s Why They Changed
Alabama: People complaining of possible card skimming at post office kiosk
Man accused of embezzling from Covington OK Post Office
New stamps celebrate 50th anniversary of first moon landing
FedEx called 'defensive' for dismissing concerns about Amazon in its earnings call
Bellevue willing to fight to keep its post office
USPS Could Need Bailout in 2 Years or Less if Fiscal Problems Not Addressed
Postal Service calls for investigation after mail stops in Miamisburg neighborhood
Stickers stripped off mailboxes
Rochester USPS looking to fill multiple positions through a job fair
A year after serious crash that injured postal worker, driver who was allegedly on cell phone is arrested

March 20, 2019
Postal Worker Celebrates 50 Years On The Job
Excellent Growth of Last Mile Delivery Market
USPS OIG: What's Driving Postal Transportation Costs?
Six post offices suspending service due to Iowa floodwaters
Leonard to retire from post office after 29 years
Postal Service offers tips to flood victims for mail access
US Postal Service issues advisory on mailing hemp-derived CBD
OIG Audit: How Does USPIS Manage and Document Preliminary Investigations?

March 19, 2019
Support lacking for Trump plan to self-declare parcel rates
USPS truck catches fire in Roswell NM
Trump Proposes Eliminating Pensions for Some New Feds
Federal Employees Would Get Less Leave Under Trump’s 2020 Budget
Trump Proposes Cutting Postal Employees’ Pay, Benefits in $100B Savings Package
What's in Forever 21's USPS Fashion Line?
NALC Branch 725 Newsletter: Honoring Veterans, More...
Bill would require A/C in all postal trucks
She picked someone on her postal route to seduce prior to her arrest for murdering her 3 children
USPS tests electric delivery vans in California
Iowa postal services under emergency suspension due to flooding
UPMA Proposed Articles and Bylaws changes are available for review
OIG Audit: How Effective is the Postal Service in Reducing Non-career Employee Turnover?

March 18, 2019
Podcast: I delivered packages for Amazon
Hazmat crews at San Jose post office after strong odor sickens 3 people
Man accused of keeping 211 grams of pot in USPS box
Crews searching for missing NC postal employee who vanished near river
KY man arrested on terroristic threatening charge of postal employee

March 17, 2019
St. Patrick's Day
Muscle Shoals Post Office returns to trailers
Out on the route: Residents kindness makes winter delivery easier for Minnesota letter carrier
Montana postal worker indicted for misappropriation of postal funds
USPS offers info for employees regarding advanced annual leave
Overview of Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs hearing on Postal Reform

March 16, 2019
Texas woman looks for answers after U.S. Postal Service loses late husband’s ashes
Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by mail truck in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
No one hurt as car crashes into Marshall Post Office
Mailbox Replacement Project Resumes for Community
Why do some buildings have their own zip code?
OMB's Weichert: USPS employees see pay rise faster than other feds
Drugs flooding Central Pennsylvania brought in via the United States Postal Service
GAO Says Addressing USPS Policy Gaps Could Improve Pilot Design and Evaluation for Postal Innovations
City of Madison will reimburse homeowners for mailboxes damaged by snowplows
UK: Hundreds of mail workers ‘wrongly accused of stealing due to Post Office computer glitch’ take major step
forward in legal battle after High Court finds in their favour in first of three trials

March 15, 2019
Late mail delivery has residents of Indiana town fuming
4 people taken to hospital after chemical spill at Springfield MA postal facility
Vigil Held for Missing Chicago Postal Worker
Dimondstein: After the Task Force: What's Next for the Postal Service?
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 146: Is USA vs UPU Reaching Endgame?
BJ Trucking and Two Individuals Sued for Allegedly Defrauding  USPS

March 14, 2019
The Denver bomb cyclone and the postman
Defendant Charged With Assaulting A South Georgia Postal Worker Has Initial Hearing In Federal Court
'While You Were Sleeping': U.S. Postal Service workers stay up all night to get the mail out
USPS board says focus on collective bargaining 'not addressing' real issue
Blizzard: USPS Staying Open
USPS Reveals Additional Stamps for 2019! T-Rex, Sesame Street, more...
Miami/Dade postal carrier faces 50 years in mail theft case involving thousands in cash
Mail carrier grabs camera when confronted about parking in handicap spot
Donalsonville, GA man arrested for assault on Postal worker
Feds seek 29 years for man who mailed pipe bomb, death threat
More Baton Rouge mail found dumped as garbage

March 13, 2019
What’s Holding Up Mail Delivery In Lowville NY?
Trump's Postal Reform Proposals Met With Criticism From Lawmakers, USPS Management
Massachusetts letter carrier admits stealing from greeting cards to fuel drug use
Mailman seen in video spraying dog with repellent says he felt threatened
Post Office in Inchelium WA burglarized, alarm disabled and packages torn open
Video: Missouri Mailman Falls Out of Postal Truck - Truck Crashes Into Family Cars
National Assoc.  of Federally-Insured Credit Unions: Postal banking not a solution
Snowmass, CO residents outraged with state of post office, town council to investigate issues
Postal workers weathering winter
Privatize U.S. Postal Service? Collins, King join opposition efforts
Postal officials vow to correct problems at McGee post office
Canada Post worker chased down by wild turkey

March 12, 2019
Neighbors credit driver for saving packages after mail truck goes up in flames
Can Trump Cut $100 Billion in USPS Costs?
Woman crashes car into Villages postal station
Munchin temporarily suspends USPS retirement fund payments
Crash with postal vehicle leaves car overturned in Philadelphia
South Huntsville residents complain of poor USPS package delivery
Florida neighbors credit letter carrier for saving packages after mail truck goes up in flames
USPS Celebrates 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad
U.S. Postal Service Reveals Additional Stamps for 2019
Williamsburg mail carrier receives sentence after plea agreement
OIG: Digging Deeper with Data
OIG: Highway Contract Route Optimization Initiative Savings Calculation Methodology and Accuracy

March 11, 2019
Utah postal contractor accused of stealing hundreds of parcels
New stamps will feature Post Office murals
Southport woman with disability says postal service won't move her mailbox
USPS Recognized as 2019 Top Federal Agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities
Is US Postal Service the New Big Brother?
Former CIA Whistleblower: Yes, Even the Post Office is Spying on You
USPS recognized as 2019 top federal agency for multicultural business opportunities

March 10, 2019
Missouri: Mail Truck Falls Into Sinkhole
Kentucky Mail Carrier Lucky To Be Alive After Car Slides Off Road And Into River
APWU, USPS Exchange Final Economic Contract Proposals

March 9, 2019
The fentanyl risk for postal workers: health and safety is not a given
Third Postal Contractor Pleads Guilty To Stealing Mail At Rochester NY Airport
Postal Service Contracts Surge to Nearly $16B in Fiscal 2018
OIG: Mail Delivery Issues – Barrington Station, Los Angeles, CA
OIG Audit: Are There Opportunities to Reduce Costs Within the Mail Transport Equipment Service Centers
Network?
Hope and excitement as USPS hosts job fair in the Bronx
Historic murals return to their original places at the old Kilgore post office
Million Mile Award for USPS Letter Carriers

March 8, 2019
Louisiana postal worker stashed 54 opened letters in car after stealing cash, gift cards: feds
Georgia man charged with attack on postal carrier
Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Resolution Opposing Privatization of the United States Postal Service
Amazon driver left paralyzed from shooting over handicapped spot
Surveillance video shows El Paso mailman macing dog in the face, unprovoked
Second Rochester Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Mail
Marvin Gaye stamp artwork revealed
Former Boston Area Letter Carrier Sentenced for Theft of Mail

March 7, 2019
They were investigating a homicide. Then police learned a Norfolk postal worker was stealing mail
Boston letter carrier sentenced for mail theft
Sidewalk mailboxes have new look
Massachusetts postal worker gets probation in $82K stamp theft
Mailbox Removal is Within Reason
Segway inventor teams with FedEx to build delivery robot
What a postal route can teach us about Detroit
Florence post office mural to be featured on stamp
National Postal Museum Plans Upcoming Exhibit Honoring Baseball
How to continue receiving mail if you’ve been impacted by Lee County, AL tornadoes

March 6, 2019
Former Westchester Postal Employee Sentenced for Stealing Thousands of Dollars Worth of Stamps
After losing her home to wildfire, Paradise postal carrier finds comfort in her route
Connecticut woman hid her retired postal mom’s death from OPM so she could collect her pension
Denver woman with disabilities says USPS won't deliver to her door
OSHA fines USPS in Jacksonville $129,336 for exposing mail carriers to August heat
USPS Announces New Acting Vice President, Sales
Postal Service Says Employees Must Honor Public’s Trust
Former Peekskill, NY Postal Employee Sentenced for Stealing Thousands of Dollars Worth of Stamps
Cincinnati postal service looking to fill 100 assistant carrier positions

March 5, 2019
Mnuchin announces halt in payments into 2 retirement funds
Dog owner: Video shows mail carrier routinely pepper spraying dog
76-year-old man crashes car into Midland post office
Ft. Worth: Man arrested after carjacking postal carrier
Chicago: Police searching for suspect after Postal truck burglarized
As debt ceiling nears, government stops payments to postal retirement fund
Berkeley: Mail carrier charged with aggravated trespass; more complaints arise
Snow continues to cause issues for USPS in Eau Claire
OIG: Special Agents at Work

March 4, 2019
Cleveland postal worker accused of stealing 1,500 gift cards is behind bars awaiting ruling on bond
TSP Returns Mostly Positive in February
USPS worker injured in hit-and-run collision
Cummins Delivering Electric Vans to USPS
Stamps.com Reassures Customers About USPS Relationship
Amazon van ends up on its roof after crashing into fire truck
Muscle Shoals Post Office Closed Due to Extensive Black Mold, Should Be Torn Down
APWU: RI-399 Monetary Settlement Distribution
Snowmass Village’s post office is broken

March 3, 2019
VIDEO: UPS Delivery Guy vs. Icy Driveway
Bless the USPS
Michigan Senate approves bills to combat mail theft
“Our Drivers Have Been Attacked”: UPS Halts Deliveries To Swedish “No Go Zone”

March 2, 2019
Florence SC postal worker accused of embezzling money
NAPS: USPS Pay Decision Factfinding Report Deadline Extended
Mississippi Mail Carrier Pleads Guilty to Delaying or Destroying Mail
Is the Postal Service Effectively Managing the Postal Uniform Allowance Program?
Oregon: USPS rejoices after snow melts and mail delivery returns to normal
Amazon is planning to open a grocery store chain, report says
Video: Suspect in Queens front-door shooting possibly posing as postal worker
Lake, Mississippi Letter Carrier Pleads Guilty to Delaying or Destroying Mail
Postal Inspection Service Promotes 'Operation Protect Veterans'
Spurned By USPS Denial To End Exclusivity Agreement, Stamps.com Takes Its Ball And Goes Elsewhere
Postal worker honored for saving homeowner's life
Postal IG Warns of Hazards from Fuel Storage Tanks

March 1, 2019
Upstate NY Man Arrested for Mailing Envelopes Containing White Powder To Federal Offices In New York and
Connecticut
Are Robots Last-Mile Delivery's Future?
Ohio man accused of stalking letter carrier
Northeast Area Vice President Appointed
FedEx Unveils Autonomous Delivery Robot
Amazon’s latest program to curb emissions? One delivery day per house, per week
Rochester NY Postal Contractor Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing Mail
Coffing retiring after 31 years at post office
Pit bulls that attacked mail carrier euthanized
USPS semi-trailer truck nearly goes down embankment
Horror stories at the Carmel Post Office
Amazon now offering environmentally-friendly once-a-week delivery
One million safe miles of driving earns honors for eight postal workers
Postal Service workers are a tough bunch, trudging through record snowfall this year
Snow causing headaches for postal workers

February 28, 2019
Return to sender: Aging mail trucks bursting into flames
Mail Truck Catches Fire at North Haven Gas Station: Video
Mail Thieves Use Sticky Tactics to Snag Personal Information
With no quick fix in sight, MSPB careening toward 'unprecedented' scenario Thursday
Man Pleads Guilty To Murdering Dallas Postal Worker in Fit of Road Rage
N.J. postal worker strikes 2 co-workers with car after dispute: police
Dallas-area postal worker Judy Askew killed by son with machete
Rochester USPS Contractor Pleads Guilty To Stealing Mail
Queens man gunned down after answering knock at door - attacker dressed as postal worker
NALC: Rap session to be held on Aug. 11 in Denver
Former Colorado Letter Carrier Indicted For Mail Theft Is Now A  Fugitive
Up to $10,000 reward offered for information about Mabton, WA Post Office burglary

February 27, 2019
Former Manager of Louisiana Post Office Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $630,000 in Postal Stamps
Man threatens postal employee with knife
Five Charts Show the Grim Financial Condition of the U.S. Postal Service
Taxpayers Win as the Postal Service Gives Stamps.com the Boot
USPS exploring idea of self-driving mail trucks
They've Got Mail: Students Run Crosby Post Office
Chinese foreign exchange student receives uranium in mail
Stamps.com Stuns by Parting Ways with USPS, Looks to Other Carriers

February 26, 2019
Postal worker complains that his lunch time isn't his own
New Orleans Letter Carrier Pleads Guilty To Theft of Mail
Owner of pitbull that viciously attacked postal worker defends dog: “He’s not vicious”
Locals in Richmond frustrated with missing mail
Much of Northern Michigan Will See Delay in Mail Due to Weather
Technology Can Improve the Postal Service - If It Gets Its House in Order First
Postal worker complains that his lunch time isn't his own
Wanted: Autonomous Vehicle Tech for Mail Delivery
'Makes you smile': Overdue library book - The Postman - returned 73 years later
Former Georgia letter carrier imprisoned for mail theft
USPS Managers to Get Informed Delivery kit

February 25, 2019
USPS Financial Results Reviewed in Video
Middletown's only post office undergoing nine months of needed repairs
Amazon cargo plane crashes in Texas, three dead
Worked to Death at FedEx  
Former USPS Carrier Sentenced for Defrauding Federal Employee Disability Benefit Program
Postal Podcasts: First-time residential delivery with leave safe, in-home and in-garage delivery
OIG: Advertising Effectiveness and Age
Former Georgia postal worker imprisoned for mail theft

February 24, 2019
Forget the Last Mile, Amazon.com Now Wants to Own the First Mile, Too
Mississippi Rural Carrier Associate Pleads Guilty to Stealing Mail
Our mail doesn’t come or goes to the wrong house. All the USPS gave us was an 800 number to complain.
What Stamps.com Postal News Means for Online Sellers
Owner of dog in vicious attack on mailman says Boss Hogg has never attacked anyone before

February 23, 2019
Why Pitney Bowes Stock Just Popped 17%
Alabama mail carrier pleads guilty to feeding dog nail-laced meatballs
Video captures vicious dog attack of mail carrier in Detroit
NARFE Applauds Supreme Court Decision Reversing Discriminatory State Taxation and Protecting Federal
Employees and Retirees
NARFE Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Provide FERS Retirees with a Full COLA
It's becoming clearer than ever that Amazon is developing a 3rd-party logistics service to edge out FedEx and
UPS now that Stamps.com has dumped USPS
These local firms are among the Postal Service's largest suppliers

February 22, 2019
New Jersey Letter Carrier Admits Accepting Bribes for Stealing Credit Cards from Mail
Alaska Postmaster Indicted on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges
Stamps.com is breaking up with the U.S. Postal Service, and its stock is down nearly 50%
Stamps.com threw USPS under the bus and cratered 50% because it's betting big on Amazon shipping
USPS Financial results reviewed in CFO video
Idaho: vehicle carrying mail catches fire
71-year-old retired postal worker killed inside his Ann Arbor home
Postal Issues Have Plagued the Rockaway Peninsula
USPS vehicle vandalized while carrier delivered mail
Northern Arizona: Postal deliveries not happening today due to snow
Senator Hoeven (R-ND) Addresses Mail Service Issues with USPS Dakotas District Manager
A Fresh Take on Patriotic Stamps - Postal Service to Dedicate Star Ribbon Forever Stamp
Postal worker accused of stealing mail in Clinton Township
Ask Joe: Why are some Sparks postal workers not getting paid?
USPS video shows Gregory Hines stamp event
Letter returned to Michigan woman after 45 years

February 21, 2019
Postal Service Art Director Derry Noyes Turns Famous Artworks into Stamps
Chicago Post Office Wrongly Declares Woman Dead; ‘How Does Something Like This Happen?’
Mail carriers deal with hazardous conditions while on their routes
Postal worker who paid back stolen money before she was caught will not go to jail
Iowa postal carriers celebrate ‘Hoodie Hoo Day,’ wish winter away
U.S. Postal Service vehicle vandalized while carrier delivered Decatur, IL route
In Minneapolis, some residents say mail service is spotty; carriers decry shortage of workers

February 20, 2019
Postal worker accused of stealing nearly 15,000 pieces of mail in Michigan
Postal Inspectors investigating whether 'Empire' actor played a role in sending threatening letter to himself
Alaska Village In 'Dire Need' Of Postmaster As Post Office Closed For Past Two Weeks
U.S. Postal Service responds to video allegedly showing San Antonio mailman pepper spraying dog
USPS Supreme Court case: Justices seem divided about government right to challenge patents in
administrative process
FBI working with USPS to investigate Jussie Smollett letter
Postal Police Continuing to Hire
USPS OIG: How We Organize Our Work
Amazon pledges 50% net-zero carbon shipments by 2030
Supreme Court hears arguments in USPS patent case
Heart of Dixie: 5 facts about Alabama
Ginsburg Back on the Bench for Postal Service Patent Snarl

February 19, 2019
Arrest Made in Armed Robbery of DC Letter Carrier
Two Women Sue U.S. Postal Service for Employing Serial Sexual Harasser Who Has Been Victimizing Female
Letter Carriers in the Bay Area for Over 15 Years
Columbus, Ohio man demands answers after silver bar he was selling disappears in mail
Wrong-way driver killed in crash with Postal truck
Postal Inspectors Help Bust MDMA Lab
Kansas family outraged after mail carrier runs over dog, then drives away
Ohio postal worker indicted for public indecency has past convictions, was Boy Scout leader
UPS sues operators of ‘United Pot Smokers’ for trade mark infringement

February 18, 2019
President's Day
Alabama man's patent case against the USPS goes to the Supreme Court
Mailbox vandalism has neighbors requesting permanent fix
Pet owner says his dog was peppersprayed by mailman
Aspen’s postmaster temporarily assigned to other post offices

February 17, 2019
Letter carrier from Belvidere reaches career milestone
Valley mail carrier’s heat-related death prompts bill to require air conditioning in U.S. Postal Service mail trucks
Return to sender: High court to hear undeliverable mail case
Police say man exposed himself to Decatur postal carrier
Weston museum showcases the postal industry

February 16,2019
Family wants answers after dog hit by mail carrier's car
VIDEO: Postal worker speeds after porch pirate in getaway vehicle
USPS investigates Austin postal worker accused of wrongdoing
Postal worker indicted for public indecency
Transportation Companies Dominate 2018 List of Top USPS Suppliers, FedEx leads with $2 Billion
USPS releases Cactus Flowers Forever stamps

February 15, 2019
FedEx billed USPS a record $2 billion in 2018, according to annual supplier ranking
Man charged in armed robbery of Missouri post office
USPS mail carrier taken to hospital after being attacked by two pit bulls in Port Arthur, Texas
Postal workers say millennials perplexed by “snail mail”
LLV ends up in harbor
In the name of love: The Valentine, Texas postmark
Polar Parcels
ELM Revision: Drivers’ Phone Use Policy
Everett Police Looking For Man Who Reportedly Attacked Postal Worker After Fatal Crash
Two plead guilty in Tarrytown mail theft
Ex-Antioch postal clerk gets probation for mail theft
U.S. Postal Service governors, postmaster, address UPU exit
Amazon is rapidly expanding its air fleet to handle more of its own shipping, but FedEx isn't worried

February 14, 2019
Valentines Day
Trillion-dollar-valued Amazon doubles profits from last year, pays $0 in income tax and gets multi-million refund
Berea native is a new postmaster
Brooklyn: Residents of Midwood building say they haven't received mail since October
91-year-old Utah mailman retires after 69 years with perfect record

February 13, 2019
Mail thieves would face state penalties under Michigan Senate bills
Bronx post office revamp finally poised to deliver, new owners say
Wind causes heavy damage to Derry post office
Mail carrier explains braving cold while delivering mail
Sickness blamed for no delivery in Dayton area
Playing Frogger: Busy Austin road leads to mailbox concerns
VIDEO: Thieves make off with a dozen Amazon packages after driver dumps them outside complex
Baltimore Postmaster Makes History
Mulligan recognized for 25 years of service
USPS Will Observe Presidents Day Monday - February 18, 2019
PRC to Host Off-The-Record Technical Conference
Bunch, OK defendant pleads guilty to assaulting postal employee
OIG Audit : Is the USPS DRO initiative effectively reducing its highway transportation costs?
OIG Audit: Is USPS Effectively Managing the Postal Vehicle Service Zero Base Reviews?

February 12, 2019
Kansas Contract Truck Driver Pleads Guilty to Stealing Mail
Hattiesburg family says U.S. Postal Service carrier sprays their dog (through a fence)
Residents in Chicago neighborhood say mail delivery is inconsistent, slow
PRC to Host Off-The-Record Technical Conference on Rate Design for International Mail
Fairbanks trooper catches alleged mail thief in the act
Supreme Court considers USPS patent case
Riverwest residents say they have not received mail in two weeks
Postal Management: "Sorry for the inconvinced"
Wounded Warrior Leave For Postal Employees
Update on Rural Route Evaluated Compensation System (RRECS)
Glen Rock Resident Nearly Loses $5,800 Postal Box Check Theft
OIG: Space Available

February 11, 2019
Robot mail delivery trucks developed in Detroit ready for China, US
Dog found by postal worker nearly frozen, fighting for survival
Update: Dog rescued from cold euthanized in St. Louis County; county says legally, it had no choice
Woman trapped in bathtub for five days saved after postal worker sees overflowing mailbox
Franchising your mailbox might put the USPS out of business
Police can seize cash in the mail. An innocent man found out the hard way
Town officials: Post office move would lead to loss of community, rural feel. "USPS has become a trucking
business"
United Postmasters and Managers of America supports H.R. 141, the Social Security Fairness Act
IG: Postal Service employee records disclosed in name of FOIA
Proposed resolution would let Customs search for drugs at post office
Love your postman, and postwoman

February 10, 2019
Trump Aide Warns of Going It Alone on International Postal Rates
Chicagoans say they’re missing mail after polar vortex
Petition drive underway to challenge post office move
USPS Vs UPS - Who Will Survive the Amazon Onslaught?

February 9, 2019
Albuquerque post office burglarized twice in two weeks
Post Offices Confiscate Record Number Of Marijuana Packages
Airline supervisor sentenced for stealing computers being mailed to Alaska schools
McBride celebrates 25 years as a Lexington mail carrier
Billings postal carriers told to stop routes early Friday due to deteriorating weather
Is the USPS delivering cronyism to our front door?
USPS suspends most operations at Loxahatchee, FL Post Office
Postal Service losses grow in first quarter of fiscal 2019
Feds find $200,000 worth of heroin stuffed in King Kong toy mailed to Anchorage address

February 8, 2019
Arizona mail carrier steals Walmart gift card from mail
U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results
Q&A with Former Postmaster General, Patrick Donahoe: Insights into the Postal Task Force Report
Local mailman shovels sidewalks, driveways after surprise snowstorm
Surveillance video shows a USPS worker relieving himself in customer's yard while holding mail
Postal Worker And Massachusetts Man Charged With Importing And Distributing Synthetic Cannabinoids
New Orleans postal worker admits stealing postal funds, using the cash to play slot machines
LETTER OF THE LAW: Unsung postal agents diligently keep mail safe
USPS tests electric delivery trucks in California: “I didn’t hear the mail come!”

February 7, 2019
Mail truck driver dies in North Huntingdon PA crash
Bronx postal customers frustrated; USPS pleads ‘inadequate postal access’
‘Eric’s Comb’ immortalizes longtime Farmingdale, Maine letter carrier
Priority Mail Postal Sticker Show
Media call on USPS FY 2019 financials
OIG: No Sale Transactions – Bloomfield, NJ, Main Office
The secret world of Amazon’s power reviewers

February 6, 2019
Another Las Cruces clusterbox left wide open
Man who rerouted UPS mail to Chicago apartment pleads guilty
Postal worker killed in one of two I-57 shootings ‘did not have a serious enemy in the world,’ daughter says
10 Seconds and 18 Inches: Reasons why USPS won't deliver to replacement mailbox
PHOTOS: Nasty LLV Accident in Norwich, CT
Postal workers brave cold and snow
USPS Closer to Making Small Packets From Overseas Pricier
Sleeping on the Job Didn’t Justify Termination of Postal Police Officer
‘This Post Office Sucks’: Chicago Neighbors Fed Up With South Side USPS Location
Postal worker escapes injury after out-of-control mail truck ends up in Millers River
Ex-Illinois postal carrier pleads guilty
OIG: Fiscal Year 2018 Selected Financial Activities and Accounting Records

February 5, 2019
UPS, FedEx should watch out as Amazon, Walmart start shipping war
Motiv Power Systems Delivers First of Seven All-Electric Step Vans to the US Postal Service
Amazon Seen Testing Autonomous Semi Truck
Mail truck crashes, ends up in icy Massachusetts river
Postal Service offers help after murder/suicide involving postal worker
Las Cruces neighbors wonder what can be done to protect mailbox
USPS won't deliver on skinny road
Penner retires, Gicker named acting director of USPS stamp services
USPS is launching a test of electric delivery trucks
USPS OIG: Top Postal Stories of 2018
Illinois postal worker fatally shot on I-57 just hours after separate shooting on expressway
Motiv Delivers First of Seven All-Electric Step Vans to USPS
OIG Audit: What are Your Views of Military and Diplomatic Mail Service?

February 4, 2019
Postal Service Wrapping Up Testing of New Mail Truck Prototypes
Louisiana city's postal service woes prompt passage of resolution urging USPS to improve
Ice storm stops mail delivery in Marquette MI
APWU Representatives Meet to Discuss Safety Issues
Some Say Stickers On Mailboxes in The Villages Are Unsightly
Postal carrier’s caring service goes viral
Rediscovering Wisconsin’s New Deal Post Offices and Murals
Drug Dealers' Love For U.S. Postal Service At All-Time High
USPS is seeking nominees for the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program
Fake Change-of-Address Websites Steal Money from Consumers

February 3, 2019
PMG's video message to USPS employees addresses peak season, other topics
The rise and fall of rocket mail
German post offices will convert customers' mail into email
Canada: Ice Smashes Postal Truck Roof
Toledo mail carrier accused of stealing packages, having weapon on post office premises

February 2, 2019
Groundhog Day
The Quiet Heroism of Mail Delivery
30 vintage photos of postal workers from back in the day
Couple Thanks ‘Hero’ Postal Carrier for Rescuing Them From Fiery Wreck
USPS honors Alabama’s 200th Birthday with new Forever stamp
FedEx, UPS workers outraged after Illinois truck driver died on the job in extreme cold weather
OIG: How Can USPS Improve the Control Environment Over its $12 Billion Contract Portfolio?

February 1, 2019
Hershey letter carrier goes above and beyond
TSP Funds Rebound From Disastrous December
Berkeley postal carrier alleged to have threatened resident says report is false
Postal Vortex
Crash involving mail truck and SUV on Highway 59
Wisconsin: USPS resumes mail delivery after 2-day suspension
Delivering While Black: Postal Carrier Faces 2 Criminal Prosecutions Just For Doing His Job
Democratic plan to give Feds leave for election work draws McConnell's ire
Going postal at the mailbox
Cuyahoga Falls, OH mail carrier injured working outside in deep freeze.3