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October 31, 2018
Halloween
In 1964, a US Post Office was open on Oct. 32
In wake of synagogue massacre, FedEx (finally) dumps NRA discount deal
PMG Megan Brennan Shows Appreciation in Royal Palm P&DC
Quad Graphics Acquires LSC Communications In Consolidation Of The Top Two Magazine Printers
Woman stuck in bathtub for five days is rescued by postal worker
Iowa post office closes suddenly because of "interior damage"
Officially-licensed mail carrier costumes for kids
$1M cap applies to postal worker's injury, Indiana court says
Postal Service misjudged savings from downsizing facilities
Heroic bystanders work together to save post office custodian's life
5 spooky TV and movie addresses
What is the Average Age of Retiring Federal Employees?

October 30, 2018
Will Amazon pay more from the USPS parcel price increase?
Canada Post strike hits Montreal, with 6,000 workers walking off the job
Retired U.S. Postal worker from Springfield Mass. denies bribery, witness tampering charges in federal court
Retired postal worker killed in hit-and-run crash to be buried in uniform
Amazon shares are cratering
Wake Forest woman blasts Amazon after package left in pouring rain
FBI says suspicious mail to CNN neutralized
Postal Worker Arrested For Allegedly Dumping Mail In Woods In Somers
‘Hit list’ with more than 100 names found in mail bomb suspect’s van, sources say
The US Supreme Court has granted Return Mail v US Postal Service
Postal employees reminded of Hatch Act rules
USPS requests investigation over delivery of ballots to mail facility

October 29, 2018
Canada Post rotating strikes hit Winnipeg, Brandon
Former postal worker sentenced for stealing nearly 3 pounds of marijuana from packages at Virginia facility
USPS OIG: Savings Not Delivered
Suspicious package found at Atlanta postal facility, addressed to CNN
Beloved downtown mail carrier to retire after 33 years
USPS to replace Drake Post Office; lengthy closure, lack of info rankles residents
Autonomous Vehicles for Postal Deliveries Take Over Europe's Streets
Some bomb parcels made to look like mailing, reports say

October 28, 2018
Listen to police audio of Cesar Sayoc arrest
Lifetime ban reduced for former USPS doctor Del Moral
Letter carrier spots missing memento, returns it to Lawrence family
FACT CHECK: Do Uncancelled Stamps Prove Mail Bombs Were Not Sent Through the USPS?
PHOTO: CCA Flips Postal Vehicle

October 27, 2018
83-year-old longtime postal worker killed in hit and run in New Jersey
PMG statement on arrest of bombing suspect
Amid mail bomb threat, Postal Service employees served as 'eyes and ears' of law enforcement
Alleged MAGABomber charged after weeklong bomb-package scare
U.S. Postal Service patent dispute heads to Supreme Court
Why Trump's Decision to Leave the Universal Postal Union Makes No Sense
Pipe Bomb Suspect Cesar Altieri Sayoc's Social Media Is Filled With Pro-Trump And Anti-Democrat Memes
NYC postal worker credited with spotting bomb addressed to James Clapper at CNN
Person detained in mail-bomb investigation
Niagara Falls, Fundy and Sudbury Canada Post Workers on Strike Friday
Beloved Oradell postal clerk retires after 35 years
West Longview residents report ongoing mail problems
USPS employees at Burlingame facility find suspicious package addressed to Tom Steyer
Video: Suspect in bomb mailings is church-going body-builder who said he worked with strip clubs
Two Florida Postal Employees Convicted and Sentenced for Participating In Narcotics Importation and
Distribution Ring
Lawsuit seeks to nullify the APWU’s April 29, 2018 regular election of officers
Postmaster General & CEO Megan J. Brennan Statement on Suspicious Packages Arrest
Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc is charged with sending explosive packages
Attorney General Sessions Delivers Remarks Announcing the Ongoing Investigation Into Suspicious Packages
APWU: Update on Explosive Devices in Mail
OIG Audit: Do Foreign Posts’ Retirement Asset Investment Strategies Provide Viable Options for USPS Retirement
Funds?

October 26, 2018
Suspicious packages found addressed to Senator Cory Booker, James Clapper
Possible bombs in Florida mail: What we know about the 10 packages
Package Investigation Puts Spotlight On Postal Service Screening
Pipe bomb scare raises new questions about mail safety
The Latest: Source: Some explosives mailed from Florida
Opa-locka post office probe as mail bomb source, report says
USPS: Suspicious Package Information
Former U.S. Postal Inspector: Threatening Packages Sent By Mail Are Rare, But Employees Are ‘Highly Trained
And Diligen
Suspicious packages spotlight vast postal surveillance system
Postal Police Play Key Role in Mail Bombs Case, Employees 'Deeply Concerned' for Safety

October 25, 2018
Packages sent to Joe Biden, Robert De Niro match other suspicious packages
UPS 3Q18 Earnings per Share Up More Than 20%
When the Mail Is Used to Stoke Panic
Rotating Canada Post strikes Thursday in Calgary, Sherbrooke, and Kelowna
All The Targets In This Week's Mail Attacks Have Been Trump's Worst Enemies (What a surprise!)
"Potentially destructive devices" sent to Clinton, Obama, CNN prompt massive response
Dallas County: USPS failed to postmark some voter registrations by deadline
Houston: Three men accused of carjacking postal worker
Postal Service won't deliver mail to home because mailbox is near the door
Bomb addressed to Maxine Waters found in LA postal facility
Statement on the FBI’s Investigation of Suspicious Packages
'Halloween House' dedicated to beloved postal clerk
Urgent Safety Alert For Postal Employees

October 24, 2018
Striking postal workers extend walkout in Greater Toronto Area for a second day
Reward Offered After Colorado Post Office Burglarized
One-day Toronto strike has ‘significant impact’: Canada Post
At George Soros’s Home, Pipe Bomb Was Likely Hand Delivered, Officials Say
Statement: Letter Carrier Union opposes State Department decision to leave UPU
Why it's cheaper to ship goods from Beijing than New Jersey
Postal carrier alerted authorities to pipe bomb picked up at Soros home
Postal Hub Podcast: USA vs UPU
The Art of the Deal: UPU fast-tracks rate review on Trump threat
Bummer: Canada Post strike could affect cannibas delivery
USPS Hiring Throughout Tampa Bay Area
President Trump’s Stamp of Disapproval on International Postal Treaty
Suspicious: Dem Ballot Came Postage Paid — GOP Ballot Didn’t
Suspicious packages addressed to homes of Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN offices in NY

October 23, 2018
Canada Post rotating strike hits Toronto today
Uber developing food delivery drone service
Canada Post's rotating strikes: Everything you need to know
USPS OIG: Getting Smarter About Intelligent Mail
A mailman accused of stealing cash from an unattended purse in Wareham, MA pleaded not guilty in court on
Monday
Explosive device found in mailbox near the home of George Soros in an upscale New York suburb

October 22, 2018
US Postal Service: behind the stamp price hike
USPS fees to cost Amazon more than $1 billion in 2019
Canada Post hit by rotating strikes in Victoria, Edmonton, Halifax, Windsor
USPS, APWU extend contract negotiations again
Police Say Massachusetts Letter Carrier Stole Money From Woman While In Uniform
Amazon on track to capture 49 percent of U.S. ecommerce this year
UK: Post Office Blown Up By Cash Machine Raiders
Postal Service using double-wide at Muscle Shoals
White House Announcement on Universal Postal Union: Statement of PRC Chairman Robert G. Taub
The Anthrax Mail Attack: Postal Workers on the Front Line
Postal Service Investigates Boxes of Mail Found in Woods in Northern NYC Suburbs

October 21, 2018
Sparkling Holidays Santa on next kiosk postage label
Postal worker arrested for taking money from woman's purse
Congresswoman announces official OIG investigation into claims of fraud, mismanagement and facility issues at
Albuquerque USPS

October 20, 2018
U.S. Postal Service probes postal worker over mail dumped in Somers NY
Editorial notebook: Tampa Bay Times editorial writers reminisce about Sears
Postal Delivery Robots Trialled in Norway
Chicago Police Suspect Foul Play in Disappearance of Postal Worker
USPS Challenges Postal Notice Patent at Patent and Trademark Office
Representative from United States Postal Service gives update on Florida service recovery
Why Manufacturers Applaud President Trump’s Commitment To Eliminating China’s Unfair Postal Subsidy

October 19, 2018
Trump's withdrawal from an obscure postal treaty may lead to higher prices for consumers
Coopersburg mailman strips naked, except for mail bag, in customer’s home, police say
The Trump administration’s brinkmanship with *checks notes* the Universal Postal Union
USPS Realized Just 5 Percent of Projected Savings From Slowing Mail Delivery
Will Trump’s Move To Pull USPS Out of UPU Lead To New Post War Period?
Say goodbye to $1 Yoga paints
UPDATE: Significant Payroll Issue Identified
Union Plus Offers Help to Those Impacted by Hurricane Michael
U.S. withdrawal from global postal pact draws mixed reactions from businesses
Postal Service apologizes for saying Mainers may need passports for domestic flights this year
OIG Audit: With the Increase in Parcel Volume, What is the Impact on Rural Area Customers and Carriers?
OIG: Informed Visibility Vulnerability Assessment

October 18, 2018
$40K reward in Cromwell CT postal robbery
Massachusetts Man Pleads Guilty to Sending Threatening Letters, Some Containing Suspicious White Powder
Universal Postal Union Statement on the decision of the US to withdraw from the UPU treaties
Faulty wiring sparks fire in Wyoming mail truck
Untangled' contract data helped USPS OIG catch millions in fraud
Cat head to be tested for rabies lost in the mail
'Postman Jim' to retire
50 years later, Des Moines post office opens time capsule
Trump Is Right About China’s Postal Subsidy
Trump pulling out of pact that discounted foreign postal deliveries
Rep. Tom Marino, R-Cogan Station, and postal employees show their support for keeping the U.S. Postal Service
in government hands
EBay Sues Amazon, Alleging Sellers Were Illegally Poached

October 17, 2018
Trump to withdraw from postal treaty that has let China ship cheaply to U.S.
Canada Post workers could begin rotating strikes Monday
The culprit’s name remains unknown. But he licked a stamp, and now his DNA stands indicted
USPS and Israel issue Hanukkah stamp
Canada: Postal services ready for looming wave of legal cannabis deliveries
APWU: Significant Payroll Issue Identified
US Postal Service — the preferred shipper for drug dealers
Fed up with vulnerable mail, Richmond local demands action from postal service
NALC: Missing: Chicago Letter Carrier Kierra Coles 27 y/o Female
NAPS: USPS Delays EAS Field Pay Decision
NY officials, post office workers petition to reinstate postal banking

October 16, 2018
Georgia USPS carrier airlifted after vehicle hit by truck
Residents of Nebraska town happy to have mail service back
Michigan: Mail truck stolen, leading to high speed pursuit
Retired USPS Officer Slain in the Philippines
Car crashes into Buzzards Bay post office for second time this year  |  Convertible
NALC President Statement: U.S. Mail: Not For Sale Nationwide Rallies
OIG: Use of Postal Service Network to Facilitate Illicit Drug Distribution
OIG: Customer Experience Is Key to Success

October 15, 2018
Mississippi Statehood stamp wins music design award
Bangor police investigate suspicious letter sent to home of Sen. Collins
Iowa: Harvard trio studies regional post office needs
Mail carriers join search for missing Chicago postal worker
Thieves steal mail from Woodland Hills home in broad daylight
Postal service essential to the economy
UK postmen asked to help the lonely on their rounds
What Amazon Did This Week
2.8 Percent CSRS COLA Announced
AusPost Threatens ANZ Over Banking Deal

October 14, 2018
Bomb squad called after suspicious packages left in Sarasota post office
The online seller's guide to USPS shipping rates for 2019
NALC and APWU Penalty Overtime Exclusion 2018
Postal Service Uniform Guidelines
Richmond postal workers push for earlier work day
COLA, Largest Since 2012 for CSRS Retirees and Social Security Recipients, Shortchanges FERS Retirees

October 13, 2018
Are Amazon, UPS, Others Prepared for USPS' Proposed Price Hike?
Laredo Texas mail carrier accused of stealing debit card
Indiana mail carrier celebrates 50 years with the U.S. Postal Service
Need a holiday job? UPS, FedEx, Amazon Hiring 6,600 in KC Area, USPS Also Hiring
NY: Postal Inspectors and Police Arrest Three for Mail Theft
USPS is hiring in Chicago for holiday work
Mailing Deadlines for the Holiday Season
From music to the moon, postal museum puts distinctive stamps on history
Woman Accused of Stealing Mail Out of State Faces Federal Judge in McAllen, TX

October 12, 2018
Residents of Louisiana town accuse USPS of lying about delivery “attempts”
NALC announces national election results
Postal Service unveils price hikes, denies they're meant to hurt Amazon
Amazon could suffer 5% income drop if proposed USPS rate hikes go into effect
Postal Contractors Charged With Stealing Mail
Postal worker sentenced for role in mail theft scheme

October 11, 2018
Sparkling Holidays stamps on sale now
Largest internal postal theft ever? OIG says Louisiana USPS manager stole $630K worth of stamps, sold them on
eBay
New Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee Members Appointed
USPS announces new prices for 2019
Former Postal Service supervisor in Springfield charged with taking bribes from tow company operators
Paper: Break up Amazon before it does any more damage to America
New innovations highlight their potential at POST-EXPO 2018
USPS OIG Says USPS Falling Short of Characteristics For a Good Retail Customer Experience
USPS proposes biggest stamp price hike since 1991
Tremont woman frustrated with missing packages, long lines at post office
USPS Service Alert - Hurricane Michael
Postal Service announces 2018 holiday shipping deadlines

October 10, 2018
Woman warning others and demanding a change from the postal service after mail hijacked
Mother-daughter postal workers conspired to steal items from the mail in Hazelwood, MO feds say
Wisconsin: USPS won't honor reimbursement claims for missing Neenah-Menasha mail
Lawsuit seeking Postal Service eviction from downtown Milwaukee facility moved to federal court
USPS Suspends Mail Operations in some Florida areas due to Hurricane Michael
USPS appoints new Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee members

October 9, 2018
South Pasadena Traffic Stop Yields Drugs And Stolen Mail: Police
Workers rally against Trump privatization plan
USPS OIG: Post Office Emergency Suspension Process
PHOTOS: Postal Workers Rally in Portland
Fort Ripley loses its post office
26-year-old pregnant Chicago postal worker missing for nearly a week
Post Office to Hire 100 in Cincinnati
Police respond to accident involving postal vehicle
USPS Workers Hold Rally in Bangor  |  Idaho  |  El Paso  |  Georgia  |  Las Cruces  |  Jacksonville  |  Wisconsin  |  
Memphis  |  Indiana  |  Chicago
Mail Call for Diplomatic and Military Members Worldwide - U.S. Postal Service Recommended Mailing Dates

October 8, 2018
Columbus Day
Workers Rally In Philly Amid White House Push For Postal Changes
Philadelphia postal employees rally in opposition to White House privatization proposal
No mail on Monday, but postal workers won't be idle
Looking up detailed postal rules
USPS Carriers Monday Called to National Day of Action
Postal workers hold rally against privatization

October 7, 2018
Mail truck catches fire in Minnesota
The Zip code may seem benign now, but some Americans smelled a rat
Teamsters Union Approves UPS Labor Contract—Despite 54% 'No' Vote
Trump abruptly replaces OPM boss after just 7 months
Mail carrier tips police off to double murder scene
$10K reward offered in Fairfield, AL Post Office burglary
Congress OKs opioid legislation requiring USPS to track international packages and test them for drugs

October 6, 2018
USPS uses dog report as excuse to install cluster box delivery in Missouri neighborhood- even though the dog
no longer lives there
SUV crashes into Anchor Point, Alaska Post Office
How Target Plans to Beat Amazon and Walmart This Holiday Shipping Season
Two postal contractors charged with stealing mail at Rochester International Airport
Mail delivery suddenly stops for Independence neighborhood
Mail clerk delivers for soldiers in Kuwait
Tensions rise between cities and Postal Service over address confusion

October 5, 2018
OSHA Cites USPS For Repeat Safety Violations at Austin Facility
Bernie Sanders reacts to Amazon slashing stock, incentive bonuses for hourly workers
USPS contract worker throws package out of car window and it's all caught on camera
House Resolution 993 - Say No To Postal Privatization
Navy vet arrested for allegedly trying to poison Mattis and the Navy’s top officer
Rochester postal contractors accused of stealing mail
OIG: Customer Retail Experience
OIG: Export Controls for Outbound Mail at International Service Centers

October 4, 2018
Police: Postal worker aids Santa Rosa officer in arrest
USPS truck driver killed in crash after vehicle erupts in flames
Amazon hourly workers lose monthly bonuses, stock awards
APWU: On October 8, tell Congress that U.S. Mail is Not For Sale
Former USPS employee alleges he was terminated while on FMLA leave
Postal IG Cites Value of Blogging
USPS dedicates Madonna and Child stamp
OSHA Proposes $224,585 in penalties for USPS Repeat Safety Violations at Austin TX Facility

October 3, 2018
Congress must step up to save the U.S. Postal Service as we know it
Postal Service apologizes after medicine delivered to wrong address
Post Office Supervisor Transferred, Not Fired, After Harassment Claims, Worker Says
Postal Service blames former worker for dumped mail in Pennsauken NJ
Ricin detected in mail sent to the Pentagon
Amazon Raising Minimum Wage to $15
GAO: Postal Retiree Health Benefits: Unsustainable Finances Need to Be Addressed (PDF)
Breast Cancer Research Fundraising Stamps Available at Post Offices
OIG: Capital Metro Physical and Environmental Controls Site Security Review

October 2, 2018
Shares in Royal Mail plummet 24% in 2 days
TSP Stagnates in September
GAO: Financial outlook for USPS retiree health fund is poor
Brooklyn postal worker charged with stealing checks from poor people on her route
Investors take fright at Royal Mail profit warning
Car plows through USPS window
USPS Mail Truck Decision Delayed as Prototype Tests Rolls On
Caught on camera: North Carolina postal worker fired after dumping mail into dumpster
Hero Postal Carrier Stops Creep from Allegedly Trying To Rape 90-Year-Old Woman
OIG: Still Blogging After All These Years

October 1, 2018
Semi-Truck Fire at Goleta Post Office Plant
Letter mailed in Charleston for 7 cents may go for $20,000
Massive new mail processing plant set to open soon in Portland
In Toulon, snail mail can be fail mail
NARFE Says Modest FEHB Premium Increases Welcome News for Feds
NJ Postal Worker Arrested In Deadly Hit-And-Run
September 30, 2018
Former postal employee indicted on suspicion of Englewood mail thefts
Amazon delivery drivers say they speed, urinate in bottles
Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Gun in Conway, Arkansas Post Office, No Injuries

September 30, 2018
Former postal employee indicted on suspicion of Englewood mail thefts
Amazon delivery drivers say they speed, urinate in bottles
Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Gun in Conway, Arkansas Post Office, No Injuries

September 29, 2018
Former Postmaster General Paul N. Carlin honored
Hope for a town without a post office
Package Explodes at Oklahoma Post Office
Video shows mailman urinating on front porch of Memphis home while delivering mail
APWU: National Day of Action on October 8
Senate Panel Advances Measure to Give Trump Reorganization Authority, With Caveats
Hero Mount Kisco Postal Carrier recognized nationally

September 28, 2018
Mail truck fire reported in Georgia
APWU Reaches Agreement With USPS, Mailhandlers on an Updated RI-399 Process
Woman Arrested In Theft Of Clarksville TN USPS Master Key
The postman is calling: USPS is hiring for the holidays
Salt Lake police searching for suspect after robbery at post office
No landing field needed for 1939 airmail service
Moorestown, NJ police: Thieves have been 'mailbox fishing' and reeling in checks

September 27, 2018
Thieving North Scottsdale Postman Takes Bait Money, Getting Probation
Residents of California Town Fight To Keep Individual Mailboxes During Post Wildfire Rebuild
Postal task force’s recommendations to Trump remain a mystery
Waterloo Postmaster Retiring
Santa Rosa neighborhood battling USPS over proposed cluster boxes during wildfire rebuilding
USPS OIG: Use of IMb for First Class Letters' Processing Costs
How to cut the online fentanyl trade? Postal reform is key
Postal workers start packing pistols in 1961
Federal health insurance to see lowest rate increase in 23 years

September 26, 2018
OPM Announces 2019 FEHB Health, Dental, and Vision Program Premiums
Feds: Two postal workers conspired to rob Gary's Tolleston post office
Environmentalists Want PepsiCo to Replace Its Potato Chip Bags. Their Protest Is Causing Mayhem for UK Postal
Workers
Congressional opposition to Trump’s postal cuts, privatization plan grows
Postmaster Sherry Johnson Retires
He helped save a disabled man trapped in a burning house. Now he is a letter carrier hero
Reward offered for information about stolen mail truck
Residents of tiny Aripeka will keep their post office after new agreement
Moorestown police warn postal customers about thefts from mailboxes
Postal service announces fix in mail system for Missourians along Iowa, Arkansas borders
OPM Announces 2019 Health, Dental, and Vision Program Premiums

September 25, 2018
Six Paterson, New Jersey, Men Charged with Stealing $300,000 in Checks from Dozens of Mail Collection Boxes
Mail Carrier Charged With Accepting Bribes To Deliver Parcels Containing Drugs
Colorado Postal Service Contract Carrier Sentenced For Theft Of Government Money
Woodland Hills mail carrier died of overheating on 117-degree day, coroner’s official says
Canada Post strike averted for now as union says it will remain at bargaining table
1,100 pieces of undelivered mail found in KC postal worker’s car trunk after wreck
Post Office employee wins award
Yet ANOTHER LLV burns, This One in Iowa City
USPS OIG Conducting Audit on HVAC Maintenance
Postal Service Hires New Sequim Postmaster
U.S. Should Go Postal on China
U.N.'s new Knotted Gun stamp designs
OIG: Safety First

September 24, 2018
Maryland: LLV goes up in flames
SC van deal fuels buzz about Amazon's delivery ambitions
Some Amazon delivery drivers have been forced to use trucks with bald tires and broken doors
5 Metro Detroit Carriers Honored for Heroism
Unauthorized Releases of Postal Employee Information Examined
Some students aren't voting absentee because they don't know where to buy stamps
NAPS & USPS Factfinding Hearing on Pay Matters Scheduled Dec 10-11
Bolton Confirms China was Behind OPM Data Breaches

September 23, 2018
USPS employee on 'non-duty' status after reports of stolen mail in Texas town
She didn't have to go 'postal' on robber, but mail carrier did get mail back
Contract Expires for 200K Postal Workers, Negotiations Extended a Month

September 22, 2018
Letter Carriers Recognized as Heroes of the Year
Pay Equity: A Major Victory for Canada Post’s Rural Mail Carriers
Birds in Winter forever stamps take flight today
Amazon reportedly plants fake packages as a trap for drivers
Postal carrier helps saves elderly woman in Whittier house fire
Ocean Beach neighbors thank USPS mail carrier of 38 years
OIG Audit: s USPS Maintaining HVAC Equipment to Ensure Comfortable Working Conditions in Facilities?
OIG: Voyager Card Over Capacity – Centerville Branch, Snellville, GA

September 21, 2018
Congresswoman Denied Entry to Conduct Unannounced Inspection of New Mexico USPS Facility
Mail handler performed with Aretha Franklin
USPS Proposal May Cause Direct Mail Advertisers To ‘Go Postal’
APWU and Postal Management Agree to Extend Negotiations Deadline until October 20
New Zealand conducts trial to stop cancellation process
New Hampshire Rural Carrier Pleads Guilty to Workers Comp Charges
Postal worker, partner accused of cashing over $60K in stolen money orders
Postal workers gather in Spokane to protest privatization of mail services
Recent announcements from CVS, Amazon, could alter medication home delivery
Congresswoman denied entry to conduct unannounced inspection of USPS facility in Albuquerque
USPS truck loses load of mail on Jefferson Highway
Mail Handlers President Issues Official Call for Bargaining Proposals
OIG Audit: As a USPS Employee, Has Your Personal Information Ever Been Released Without Your Authorization?
Birds in Winter Forever Stamps Dedicated in Vermont

September 20, 2018
Toledo postal worker arrested, accused of stealing marijuana from mail packages
Connecticut: Two Individuals Charged with Cashing Over $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders
The Prime Effect: How Amazon’s Two-Day Shipping Is Disrupting Retail
McCaskill Rallies Senate Colleagues in Bipartisan Effort to Oppose Privatization of the Postal Service
Postal Truck Strikes Home in Henderson County KY
Convicted Felon Sentenced to Federal Prison for Attempting to Bribe a Postal Worker
APWU: National Day of Action on October 8th
Portsmouth residents rally behind post office
Two Wailuku Postal Workers Honored With National Safety Awards
Former South Carolina APWU President, Local 403, Charged With Embezzlement of $10,089
USPS resumes service following  Hurricane Florence
Decades-old loophole lets Postal Service escape the law
National Postal Museum To Host Sundman Lecture About Nation’s First Transcontinental Mail Service
4 postal workers – 3 at same facility – stole gift cards, cash in Milwaukee area
Trump criticizes Universal Postal Union in memorandum

September 19, 2018
Petersburg AK post office could be closed for a week or longer due to mercury spill
Alabama authorities probe rash of thefts from postal drop boxes; residents report checks altered
Woman charged with post office theft, impersonating a postal worker
Mahindra Plans Autonomous USPS Mail Truck Tests in Michigan
Help release the FBI's files on its wartime 'Postal Censorship' program
Hot Wheels immortalized by USPS stamp set
NY deputies, feds, seek mailbox marauder, call for postal customer “vigilance”
Major Win for the MVS Craft - POM 1995 Language Restored
Senate Passes Bill to Reduce Opioid Transport Through International Mail
Postal Service and Israel Post to Jointly Dedicate Hanukkah Stamps

September 18, 2018
Three Louisiana Postal Workers Indicted for Theft
Eleven Former FedEx Employees and Two Former USPS Contractors Indicted on Mail Theft Charges
Why don’t college students vote absentee? They don’t know where to buy a postage stamp
Senate Joins House in Passing Bill to Limit Postal Service Role in Opioid Crisis
Competition heats up among Amazon, carriers as e-commerce reshapes transportation
Rochester: USPS Hiring 500 Seasonal Workers for the Holidays
Postal service finance and postal reform
OIG: Strengthening the Change of Address System

September 17, 2018
Tiny Florida town could lose its post office
Suspect Sought in Robbery of USPS Driver in Connecticut
Richwood WV postal worker pleads guilty to embezzlement  
I worked in an Amazon warehouse: Bernie Sanders is right to target them
Aripeka Residents Fight to Keep Post Office
Seaside Post Office Bounces Back
PAY DECISION IMPLEMENTATION FOR POSTMASTERS DELAYED
Amazon Said It Wanted to Recruit 'Hundreds' of People to Start Delivery Services. Now Things Have Changed Big
Time
Mailman allegedly steals from parcel, sends lewd photos to victim
‘Paper soaked in loved ones’ tears’: How mail helps Pa. prisoners stay grounded

September 16, 2018
Missing mail mystery in two communities
USPS to Hire Postal Retirees for Holidays
The Postal Inspector Who Took Down America’s First Organized Crime Ring

September 15, 2018
First Responders Come to the Rescue on New Forever Stamp
Nebraska postal worker sentenced for scam to steal mail
Going postal: how Donald Trump is threatening the international mail system
Family's mail not delivered for weeks because road deemed unsafe by postmaster
Emergency suspension to a small town post office: It's frustrating
Postal service advises employees on what to do in an ‘active shooter’ situation
APWU: Clerk Craft Settles 4 National Disputes with USPS
OIG: Accuracy of Grievances in the Grievance and Arbitration Tracking System – Houston District

September 14, 2018
Tampa Mail Handler Indicted For Workers’ Comp Fraud
USPS worker accused of stealing more than 6,000 greeting cards filled with cash, checks
Emergency suspension to a small town post office: “It’s frustrating.”
Massachusetts postal worker arrested after a hit-and-run crash
Florida letter carrier robbed while delivering mail
Mayor slams USPS for removing post office from Washington after 214 years

September 13, 2018
Roof leak forces closure of Denver post office
Robert M. Duncan elected chairman of the USPS board of governors
Mistake sends car into Forest Park post office
Outdated global postal system hurts US manufacturers
Clarksville police continue search for missing USPS master key
FedEx to add 55,000 seasonal workers for holiday shipping peak  |  Goes to six days a week all year
NM post office and solar observatory closed due to mysterious security issue  |  FBI and Black Hawks
How the USPS Uses Data Analytics to Sniff Out Fraud
Congressional Resolution Opposing Postal Privatization Gains Steam
USPS Issues Hurricane Preparedness Information as Hurricane Florence Nears
Canadian Postal Workers Vote In Favour Of Strike Action That Could Start Sept. 26
NALC responds to Hurricane Florence
NALC ballots being mailed
OIG: Local Purchases and Payments – Old National Branch, Atlanta, GA
OIG: Review of Availability of Tier 1 Business Critical Services

September 12, 2018
Canada Post workers overwhelmingly vote in favour of strike mandate
Canada: Postal union tells members to stock up on prescriptions as strike looms
Businesses urge Trump admin. against Postal Service rate hikes
Michigan tailor accused of groping postal workers during uniform fittings
NYC Mailman Throws Packages Into The Street
USPS posts service disruption notices for the Carolinas, Pacific Islands
Post office cleans up, dries out after roof collapses
Kokomo man arrested for attacking postal worker
Postal Service Prepares for Hurricane Florence
At least a dozen postal workers sexually assaulted by a tailor
USPS Service Alerts: Powerful hurricane menaces East Coast
USPS Suspends Mail Deliveries in some Carolinas areas as Hurricane Florence Arrives

September 11, 2018
Patriot Day
September 11, 2001: A Letter Carrier’s Story
The UPU's Extraordinary Congress: Much Ado about Terminal Dues
Jacksonville mailroom worker accused of embezzling $5.4 million in postage stamps
Postal inspectors use GPS tracker in pretend package to take down...
Bats appear to be creating problems at Albuquerque's main post office
Carver mail carrier caught on camera mishandling packages
Attorney General Jeff Sessions Delivers Remarks on the 17th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks
OIG: Powering Innovation in Parcel Delivery
OIG: Review of Mixed Delivery and Collection Vehicles Acquisition

September 10, 2018
New internal USPS system to measure urban, rural service performance
Lawmakers call for investigation into Albuquerque post offices
Canada Post strike or lockout possible later this month
'Wrecking crew' stole money orders for months from locked postal boxes
Amazon Thumbs Its Nose at Sustainability, Orders 20,000 Conventional Vans
7 On Your Side Delivers a Refund for Postal Customer
Lawmakers call for investigation of Albuquerque post offices
The Postal Service Wants to Become an Ad Agency
Help Wanted at the Post Office: Be at least 18, or 16 with a high school diploma
PMG Megan J. Brennan - Statement on New Governors, Additional Nominees
Fixing postal pensions doesn't need to cost taxpayers
Don’t force Medicare Part B on postal retirees

September 9, 2018
Winchester Post Office Roof Collapses
Amazon's Massive Distribution Network in One Giant Visualization
New Atascadero Postmaster
First Responders Honored at US Postal Service Stamp Ceremony
USPS seeks 'more aggressive approach' to mitigate chemical plume affecting Great Barrington post office

September 8, 2018
A developer files suit to evict the Postal Service in Milwaukee
Massachusetts postal worker charged with sexually assaulting customer
Massachusetts Man Agrees to Plead Guilty to Sending Threatening Letters Containing Suspicious White Powder
USPS Master Key Stolen In Clarksville TN
Why USPS is the perfect fit for the last mile
New Atascadero Postmaster
Man with buck teeth, yellowed eyes wanted in armed robbery of Detroit USPS driver
Detroit: Suspect tries to hijack USPS truck, robs driver at gunpoint
New USPS Rule Would Limit Marketing Mail to Paper Products Only (No More Merchandise)
Postal Service Dedicating Madonna and Child Forever Stamp
OIG: Attestation Report – Independent Report on Employee Benefits, Withholdings, Contributions, and
Supplemental Semiannual Headcount Reporting Submitted to OPM
OIG: Coordination and Optimization Technologies and Postal Applications (PDF)

September 7, 2018
Authorities seeking suspects who robbed postal service worker in Detroit
Second Defendant Sentenced to Federal Prison in Case Involving the Shooting of a U.S. Mail Carrier
$25,000 Reward Offered in Assault of Postal Worker in Downtown Columbia SC
Winters welcomes new postmaster
The Pearson Decision and the Mailbox Rule in the Age of Stamps.com
Sketch released of woman who assaulted postal worker
Residents upset after mail suspended in Montgomery neighborhood
Amazon is 20,000 vans closer to replacing the post office
Sticky tape used to steal mail from inside a postal service collection box
John Lennon Stamp On Sale Now - Postal Service Dedicates Newest Music Icon Stamp
New FEHB Rule on Family Members
Mail carrier accused of stealing mail in Englewood, CO
USPS announces new ‘customer experience’ vice president

September 6, 2018
Union says postal worker understaffing causing mail delays, filthy conditions in Albuquerque PO
Rail mystery: Why did a mail-hauling truck driver not stop for a train on Eau Claire’s north side? That inaction cost
him his life
Postal worker arrested for allegedly stealing mail in Jackson County GA
Mail found discarded in Liberty County wooded area
Another! Mail truck burns in Logan Post Office garage
Woman injured when mail truck topples on US-75
USPS Sorting Mail Following Train vs. Mail Truck
Two Confirmed to USPS Board of Governors
Oppose inclusion of postal reform in year-end legislation
OIG: Using Mail to Build Brands
Mail stolen from Oro Valley, AZ Post Office
The Untold Story of How the National Postal Museum Acquired John Lennon’s Childhood Stamp Album
Proud area postal heritage ends for family after 62 years

September 5, 2018
Amazon Orders 20,000 Mercedes-Benz Vans for New Delivery Service
Train, mail-hauling truck collide on Eau Claire's north side
Nonprofit Mailers Challenge USPS's Regulation Authority
Trump’s silence about post-office report suggests his pricing claims proved false
Postal Service: Suspected mold sickens 2 central Minn. post office employees
Minnesota post office closed to due to health concerns
Direct Mail Is Back, Only This Time It's Better
Atlanta is getting its 35th Postmaster: Here's what she's tasked with
Amazon hits $1 trillion valuation amid Trump attacks
Truck dumps mail into intersection outside Nashville
Fundraising Premiums Targeted by USPS
Congresswoman demands answers about mail thefts and late deliveries
Change of Address Identity Verification Internal Controls
Ninety-one year old Postal Employee marks 66 years with USPS

September 4, 2018
Local Postal Service Problems Continue in Greenburgh NY
Postal union: Albuquerque offices are in shambles with bats, rats
Barriers to sound postal pension risk management
Royal Mail Acquires Canadian Parcel Delivery Company, Dicom Canada
NARFE President: Trump’s wage freeze “shows clear contempt” for workers
Video shows mailman throwing package on porch, angering woman
One final delivery for 48-year postmaster: a post office with his name on it
USPS Issues “Sparkling Holidays” Stamps and Souvenir Sheet
Bentley University Partners with U.S. Postal Service to Train the Next Generation of Direct Mail Marketers

September 3. 2018
Labor Day
Bowlus Post Office Closed Indefinitely Due to Health Concerns
The stamp man cometh: Hoboken installs new postmaster
Mail truck falls into sinkhole in north Jackson
Glenn Retires From USPS
Postal service complaints continue- impacting schools/parents
Federal Workers Brace for New Push on Trump Bid to Curb Unions
NARFE Issues Response to President’s Denial of Federal Employee Pay Raise
NALC: USPS Board of Governors activity in Senate and White House

September 2, 2018
NALC: Federal judge overturning Trump’s anti-union orders is huge win for postal workers
USPS, Greeting Card Association Teams up with new “Mail a Smile” postmark
USPS admits ‘unfortunate error’ in release of Virginia congressional candidate’s CIA security form
APWU: Applications for USPS Holiday Temp Jobs Due Sept. 24
USPS VP retiring September 30

September 1, 2018
Should we kill FERS?
More than 200 National Security Veterans Demand Answers in Response to USPS Release of Former CIA Officer’s
Confidential Information
Sixteen years in prison for Massachusetts postal worker who used a USPS computer for child pornography, and
sexually exploited a child
Senate cancels postal service hearing; Trump's Amazon crusade delayed
Post Office workers honored with Million Mile Club inductions
Beatrice postmaster retiring after 35 years
Mail stolen from USPS boxes in Connecticut town
NY: "Totally disabled" ex-postal worker caught running flea markets up to 60 hours a week
You Won't Believe How Much China Cheats the USPS on Shipping Costs
Trump moves toward public report on Postal Service overhaul by year's end
OIG: Review of Perimeter Firewalls

August 31, 2018
No good deed goes unpunished: PA letter carrier faces discipline for rescuing elderly customer
Charlotte postal workers say they face racism, harassment
Meet the man behind the junk mail statue at the post office
Postal Service Improperly Divulged Former CIA Operative’s Sensitive National Security File, and Asks for It Back
Trump Just Canceled Pay Raises for 1.9 Million Federal Workers
Another Mercury Leak! Mercury leaks inside postal vehicle in James City Co. neighborhood
Lightfoot neighborhood locked down
USPS: Engaged Employees Provide the Best Customer Experience
OIG: Local Purchases and Payments – Marietta, OH, Post Office

August 30. 2018
Trump orders postal privatization plans kept secret until after midterm elections
Georgia: Former postal employee arrested for burglarizing post office
Alabama Letter Carrier Indicted in a Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Scheme
Working during a heat wave: How the pros in NJ keep cool
Parcel volumes are soaring in 13 countries, but shippers pay most in the US
Feds: Atco letter carrier gassed up his car with Postal Service credit card
In An Unprecedented Move, The US Postal Service Released A Former CIA Officer’s Security Application To A
Republican Group
VIDEO: FedEx Ground? More like FedEx Air
Craig Simmons is officer in charge at Idyllwild Post Office
Robert Laurio celebrates 50 years with the USPS
Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan Statement on Confirmation of Nominees to the Postal Service Board of
Governors

August 29, 2018
‘Sparkling Holidays’ stamps coming October 11
USPS's Flats Sequencing System Comes Under Scrutiny
Chicago developer plans to evict Postal Service from downtown Milwaukee building
New USPS regulation on handling of overweight items
159 Post Offices to Close in Ireland
Eastern Kentucky man to serve on Postal Service board
"Can I have a Big Mac with my parcel please?"
USPS Customer Service Center Needs to Improve Customer Service, Says IG
USPS Proposal Could Impact Nonprofit Premiums
Sick child’s mail request goes viral
5 facts about Labor Day  
Senate confirms two USPS Governors, Trump nominates two more
Planning to Retire – Social Security Reductions for CSRS Retirees

August 28, 2018
Round Global Poinsettia Forever stamp now available at post offices and online
Swedish post office insists on getting dog's signature for package
Kansas: Post Office Supervisor Sentenced for Theft of Mail
Kidnapping suspect crashes at Tupelo post office
Mail continues to vanish from Englewood post office
Residents concerned after bin of abandoned mail left outside apartment complex
VIDEO: What the mailman really wants to say to people
USPS employees invited to audition for ads
Kansas Post Office Supervisor Sentenced for Theft of Mail
Flags at Half Mask: Presidential Proclamation on the Death of Senator John Sidney McCain III
UPMA Pays Tribute to Sen. John S. McCain
Trump calls for Chinese seller postal subsidies to cease
Mercury spilled at USPS building in Norfolk; Mail delivery not suspended
President Trump expresses outrage over illegal drug shipments
OIG: Getting to the Core With Data Analytics

August 27, 2018
USPS reverses itself on honoring Senator McCain, won't lower flags in his honor
Hawaii post offices reopen after hurricane
Residents, businesspeople unload mail complaints at Town Hall
President Trump Tackles Cheap Postage for Foreign Sellers
History of Postcards - Part 2
U. S. Postal Service Appreciates President Trump's Efforts To Ensure Fair Compensation To USPS For Delivery Of
International Mail
Most Hawaii Post Offices Will Deliver Mail After Exit Of Hurricane Lane
'Shockingly Easy' To Order Deadly Fentanyl In Mail: Lawmakers

August 26, 2018
Armed with smartphones and biometric scanners, the postman leads India Post's banking push
Post office facing stiff competition from mobile banking
Hackensack Carriers Earn Million Mile Safe Driving Awards
Robeson County postal worker shot while walking up to home
Judge deals blow to Trump effort to overhaul bureaucracy
USPS delivers mail Sunday after Tropical Storm Lane
John McCain dead at 81

August 25, 2018
AFGE: Democracy Wins as Court Strikes Down Trump’s Anti-Worker Executive Order
Montana postal worker found guilty of mail tampering
Rockaways Residents Demand To Know Where Their Mail Is
U.S. calls foreign mail system unfair in surprise win for Amazon
How a Postal Inspector Brought the Mafia to Justice
Historic Strike of Memphis Sanitation Workers Inspires APWU
USPS First Responders stamp honors those who serve
New Secure, Smart Mailbox is USPS Certified
PRC Chairman Responds to Trump Memorandum on UPU

August 24, 2018
Richmond police announced Friday the arrest of a juvenile male in the armed robbery of a U.S. Postal Service
carrier.
Trump Seeks Changes in the International Postal Rate System
Rhode Island postal worker accused of exposing himself inside woman’s home, report says
Charges: Postal employee fired shots at Minneapolis Fed building
Postal Service Prepares to Splash Out Big Bucks for Mail Trucks
Former postal worker in Worcester stole as much as $82,000 in stamps
Rockaways Residents Wonder Aloud: Where's My Mail?!?
Richmond: $5,000 Reward Offered After Gunman Robs Mail Carrier
Brown recluse spiders close USPS office
Hot Wheels zoom into Post Offices Sept. 29
Don’t force retirees to rescue Postal Service
House Anti-Privatization Resolution Picks Up Support; Status of Presidential Postal Task Force Report Unknown
OIG: Local Purchases and Payments - Otisville, MI, Main Post Office (PDF)

August 23, 2018
Fed up: Neighbors say they’ve been receiving wrong mail for years
Hurricane Lane Impacts USPS Operations in Hawaii
Amazon could be worth $2.5 trillion by 2024, analyst says
Booz Allen wins $1B contract to protect NASA, USPS and Treasury networks
North Canton Post Office riling residents with closure
Over 50 fall ill during rural carriers' convention in Grand Rapids
At least 100 ill after convention in GR
Former Montana postal employee found guilty of mail tampering
Martinez, CA residents take complaints about postal service to city council
USPS Awards Matheson Postal Services New Large Transportation Contract
Warren Committeewoman Carolann Garafola and Congressman Leonard Lance Tackle Warren Postal Issues
Judge orders $1.2M payback in Lance Armstrong fraud case

August 22, 2018
Alabama postal carrier pleads guilty to not delivering mail
Boom in delivery drivers brings convenience, challenges
Thousands Gather To Oppose Trump’s Plan To Privatize The Postal Service
Postal Workers launch campaign against anticipated Trump privatization scheme
Mailman helped save Kentucky business (and 3 dogs) from being consumed by fire
Denver postmaster out on the streets looking for help
A 30-year reign in 55108
Moving historic post office building in Seaside, Florida fails (VIDEO)
Trump accuses China of sending opioids through Postal Service
Want to be a postal worker? USPS is hiring 1,000 of them
Update on the Presidential Postal Task Force
USPS Financial results discussed in video

August 21, 2018
Mail mysteriously stopped showing up for nearly 3 weeks in this Syracuse neighborhood
U.S. Postal Service opens huge sorting facility in Springdale
Trump calls for ending fentanyl shipments through postal system

August 20, 2018
Mailing cookies is sweet, but the postal price tag's a little too sour
More Brazos County residents experiencing mail issues
Wanted survivalist goes on the lam with rural mail carrier vehicle
The post office once packed a political punch
14 Postal Employees Were Shot and Killed Today In 1986
USPS Honors John Lennon with New Commemorative Forever Stamp
OIG: Improving the Customer Experience with USPS Customer Care Centers
Magic sheet errors and freaks

August 19, 2018
Big as 30 football fields and providing 2,000 jobs. That's N.J.'s new Amazon center
Independent Community Bankers Urges Treasury Department to Oppose Postal Banking Expansion
USPS parcel growth slows as Amazon self-delivers more

August 18, 2018
Colorado mail carrier investigated for mail theft
An Appreciation For An Old Friend: Direct Mail
Cypress Hills residents say mail has gone undelivered for weeks
Kansas: Mail carrier finds boa constrictor on Overland Park porch
California fires, Hawaii volcano disrupting postal operations
USPS looking for short-term staff ahead of holidays
Postal Service to Ask Justice Dept. to Intervene in Fight to Ban Employees From Taking Time Off to Campaign
Motorcyclist in critical condition following crash with USPS delivery truck near Muskegon

August 17, 2018
Can Lockers Help the Postal Service Get Hip?
Video shows Long Island postal worker roughly handling packages
Tupelo police sued after police pursuit ends with crash with mail truck
Are We Asking the Wrong Questions About Magazines? Linda Thomas Brooks Thinks So
Watchdog says Royal Mail’s redirection service unfairly penalises unmarried couples and spouses who keep
their own names
Louisiana residents complain of delayed or no mail delivery
Trial set for suspect in Woodland postal-truck carjacking
USPS Must Rescind Its Ban on Employees Taking Leave to Campaign for Union-Backed Candidates
Amazon rolls out branded delivery vans in Austin
South Brazos County residents experiencing mail problems
USPS OIG: Mail Delivery Issues - Cimarron Hills Station, Colorado Springs

August 16, 2018
Mississippi couple’s mail hijacked; frustrated with post office
South Carolina postal worker charged with mail theft
USPS announces Hot Wheels Forever stamps
Post Offices Are Swamped; Customers Wait
Tons of Mail Reach the West Bank, 8 Years Late
Chatham Post Office Hosts Open House Seeking Employees
Chappy residents disgruntled with mail delivery
Downtown Napa's 'emergency' post office to become permanent
The fate of the Postal Service lays in millennials' hands
OIG: Does MODS Work Hour and Mail Volume Data Accurately Reflect Work Performed?

August 15, 2018
Former Wichita mail carrier charged for not delivering mail
Trump-Amazon feud shadows critical Postal Service report
Downtown Napa's 'emergency' post office to become permanent
Three-hour wait on USPS customer service number
USPS OIG: Employee Issues at the Dickinson, North Dakota Post Office
Postal Inspectors Are Doing a Good Job
Not a drive-thru: Vehicle hits Hawthorne post office
Lake Wylie community fears missing mail has been stolen

August 14, 2018
U.S. Postal Service officials remain quiet on issues behind Muscle Shoals’ office closure
Texas Mail Processing Facility Remains Closed Six Days After Hazmat Spill
'It's ridiculous:' Gaston builder frustrated with mail delivery
OIG Says FSS Comes up Short

August 13, 2018
Pa.’s absentee-ballot problem: Votes come in late because of tight deadlines
Thieves breaking into blue mail collection boxes across Denver
USPS Stops Giving Publicity to Overseas Stamp Dealers
Arizona, Oklahoma pen pals finally meet after 48 years of correspondence
Red United States Air Mail Stamp Continues the Flight
Ohio Postal Inspectors Play Detective Alongside DEA In Finding Shipments Of Opioids
Missouri’s senior senator and her GOP opponent in November both oppose privatizing the United States Postal
Service
How a Federal Employee Can Destroy a Career
eBay Shipping Calculator Flaw Leads to Exorbitant Bills
Helena Post Office wins national award for Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

August 12, 2018
Second Postal Carrier Sentenced Prison for Delivering Marijuana Packages to Drug Dealers
Woman injured as car rolls into post office

August 11, 2018
East Texas mail service at a standstill
Can Feds Counter-Protest the White Supremacists in D.C. Without Violating the Hatch Act?
NALC Branch 725 First Scholarship Awarded
Colorado Springs gets first female postmaster
East Texas mail service at a standstill due to Coppell closing
Four gallons of mercury spilled
Seventh and Final COLA under the 2015 APWU Contract Agreement Announced
Senate committee to shed light on White House Postal Task Force recommendations
NALC: Fifth COLA set at $645
NPMHU: National Parties Agree to Questions and Answers for the Tripartite Memorandum of Understanding
Updating the Rl-399 Dispute Resolution Procedures

August 10, 2018
The Mysterious Pink USPS Mailboxes in Palm Springs
Postal service contractor in Asheville NC admit months of mail theft
Postal Employee Nearly Stabbed Attempting To Stop Hit-And-Run Driver In Stamford, Police Say
USPS contractor pleads guilty after months of mail theft in and around Asheville
Mercury Spill at Coppell USPS Center Halts Mail Service
Dragons Stamps Arriving at a Post Office Near You
Postal Service updates the status of post offices under emergency suspension
USPS fears package growth slowdown ahead of Postal Task Force report

August 9, 2018
U.S. Postal Service reports third quarter 2018 results: revenue and packages up, letters down
USPS “task force” has recommendations ready for Trump- once he gets back from his latest golf vacation
APWU Arbitration Award Restores Rules for Employees Using Leave Without Pay to Campaign
D.C. Circuit Court rejects UPS request for a rehearing on USPS costing case
Several USPS Mail Collection Boxes Painted Pink
Stamps.com stock falls after USPS requests to renegotiate key arrangement
NPMHU: Unions Prevail in Hatch Act Arbitration Concerning Use of Union LWOP for Political Activities
U.S. Postal Inspector: Mail carrier not responsible for shooting on Cleveland’s East Side

August 8, 2018
Opinion: Don’t let the postal service kill e-commerce
Columbus OH: USPS worker allegedly calls gay men homophobic slur
Future of USPS, Vital to Ecommerce, to Be Determined
You Ask, We Investigate: USPS Carrier Knocks Down Mailbox, Customer Wants Answers
D.C. Circuit Court rejects UPS request for a rehearing on USPS costing case
Local Post Office workers celebrate 30 plus years
Robot vs man in the last mile
Mail carriers return to flea-infested Rosemont neighborhood
USPS adds more parcel lockers
The Art of Magic Appears on Postage
Stark County mail hauler stole almost $2 million from Postal Service, authorities say
Woman pleads to theft of postal money orders
Missouri voters defeat GOP-backed ‘right to work’ law, in victory for unions, Associated Press projects

August 7, 2018
Ohio postal worker indicted for causing manhunt of fake suspect
USPS: Carriers to wear flea repellent for deliveries in Sacramento County neighborhood
Vehicle crashes into Telferner TX post office
Tree crashes onto mail truck, postal worker still delivers packages
The Postal Task Force Cometh: What to Expect
Trump’s privatization plan would destroy the Postal Service

August 6, 2018
Why Amazon And Rival Retailers Are Uniting To Defend The USPS
General Dynamics Books $467M Postal Service IT Job
USPS releases info to residents after mail destroyed by fire
USPS Maintenance Problems Go All the Way Up to the Roof, IG Says
The USPS Just Profiled Millennials, Then Made This Goofy Picture of Them
Israel to Privatize National Postal Company
PSEs for the USPS Health Benefits Plan
Senate Fails to Hold Vote on Heitkamp-Moran Postal Amendment
Two Charged with Stealing Packages and Mail from Apartment Buildings in Pittsburgh
Chatham Township Resident Receives Surprise Sunday Mail Delivery; Mail Truck Hits Fairmount Avenue Home

August 5, 2018
Deutsche Bank "Breaks Through the Noise" on Amazon and the Post Office
Why Amazon, Rival Retailers Are Uniting Over U.S. Postal Service
Prevent Heat Illness — Know the Signs and Act
ASM Revision: Firearms Possession

August 4, 2018
Trump tax law provision benefits Amazon, not letter carriers
A New UPS Union Contract Shows How Online Shopping Is Dragging Down Delivery Jobs
USPS OIG Report: Timecard Adjustments in the Greater Boston District
Certain Boston USPS offices under audit for alleged timecard manipulations
PHOTO: Komodo Dragon Found in Mail
Georgia postal worker named in extortion, threat arrest
Postal Worker Reunited with Girl He Rescued from Human Trafficking

August 3, 2018
How did postal worker, friends pull off $100K money order scheme?
GAO: Postal Service Lacks Funds to Cover Its Future Expenses
USPS suspends mail from Lake Arbor apartments
Postal Worker Saves 16-Year-Old From Sex Traffickers In Sacramento
Three Sacramento Airport Workers Indicted for Mail Theft Conspiracy
Postal Employee Charged with Taking $100 from Greeting Cards
Postal Employee Charged with Mail Theft
Somebody order a hero? N.J. mail carrier honored for saving a man's life
Philadelphia Postal Employee Ordered to be Removed for Violating Hatch Act
That's one cool Wellesley postal worker
Amazon hit with fine in Italy for unauthorized postal services
NALC Grievance On Delayed CCA Backpay Resolved

August 2, 2018
A Magical Illusion on a Postage Stamp
NALC: Interpretive dispute on CCA Holidays settled, eligible CCAs to receive retroactive holiday pay
The miracle of the United States Postal Service
NALC: Step credit for former TEs to be recalculated
New Coalition Aims to Promote and Sustain Reliable, Affordable Postal Package Delivery Services
Tornquist calls it a career
New Parcel Coalition Desires To Promote and Sustain  Affordable Postal Delivery and Services
USPS Announces Franked Mail pre-election ban in effect
OIG: Marketing Mail Letters Workshare Discounts

August 1, 2018
WFPD: Woman assaults mail carrier with change, dog bowl
Suspect dressed as postal worker shoots man twice in the leg
Open mailbox mystery in Avalon Park
Postal worker suffers dog attack
PMG and CFO To Host Media Call on USPS FY 2018 Q3 Results Aug. 9
USPS announces results of the latest Postal Pulse survey
Amazon’s Stranglehold:  How the Company’s Tightening Grip Is Stifling Competition, Eroding Jobs, and
Threatening Communities (PDF)
OIG: U.S. Postal Service Roofing Preventive Maintenance Program

July 31, 2018
Florida: Mail Burns As Rural Mail Carrier’s Vehicle Destroyed By Fire
Failed Sequencing System: No Wonder USPS Still Hasn't Fixed the FSS
Caught-On-Camera: USPS Driver Sprays Dog With Pepper Spray Before Driving Off
NALC: Promotion Pay and Hold in Place dispute settled
NALC: CCAs with 30 months to be converted to career
APWU: New Benefits Secured for Postal Support Employees (PSEs)
Residents: Rat infestation is so bad, postal workers refuse to deliver
OIG: Millennials and Mail
The fleas are gone and now the mail is being delivered
Accidents at Amazon: workers left to suffer
Postal worker hit by vehicle

July 30, 2018
Walmart discovers why the 'last mile' is the hardest
The Rise of the Last-Mile Exchange
Former postal worker must repay $100,000 in stolen money orders
Postal Hub Podcast Episode 121: Privatisation of the US Postal Service
Postal union protests police killing of letter carrier
Boxes Instead of a Post Office for Winton
Japan looks to post offices to keep rural areas alive
Postal Service hosting job fair in Indy
Postal Service Won’t Be Privatized, But Needs Some ‘Art of the Deal’

July 29, 2018
Houston area residents upset over mail delivery delays
An Amazon puzzle: How many parcels does it ship, how much does it cost, and who delivers what share?
Out for delivery: Former Marion mail carrier runs rooftop bar tours
Las Cruces girl collects water for postal workers
Postal family’s dreams have come true at Field of Dreams Blueberries

July 28, 2018
Valley News - Police: Delivery Truck Crash Destroys Packages in S. Royalton VT
USPS Employee, Half-Brother Charged in California Postal Truck Robbery
Effort underway to rename post office after Jimi Hendrix
Veterans' families upset over hike in shipping costs
USPS swears in new Burbank postmaster
Mail delivery issues continue in parts of Orleans, Jefferson
World War I: Turning the Tide Forever Stamp
$5,000 reward offered in Marshfield, WI mail truck arson case
NALC Participates in Capitol Hill Briefing Opposing Postal Privatization
Closing the postal drug pipeline would aid opioid fight

July 27, 2018
They deliver in snow, rain, heat, and gloom of night. But on this Camden street, fleas have chased away the mail
carriers.
Amazon Continues Profit Streak
New Orleans Woman Sentenced for Assaulting Postal Worker
UPS Sees Growth Driven by Higher Pricing, E-commerce Demand
Another Postal truck burns in classic fashion, but authorities suspect arson!?
USPS promises better delivery services after Houston area complaints
Portland Rally to Save Postal and Public Services July 26th
USPS OIG Audit Report: Executive Bonuses 2017
Edgartown Post Office exasperates Islanders  
Amid a hiring freeze, subpar postal service continues
Capital Metro FSS Report Cast Doubt on Entire Program
AIRMAIL CREATES AN INDUSTRY: The Strike
Fayetteville NC mom out 300 ounces of breastmilk after USPS destroyed it  

July 26, 2016
Edgartown Post Office exasperates Islanders
Kingwood TX residents say mail thief is stealing birthday cash, checks
OIG investigating racist threat at Sedalia MO Post Office
USPS Employees reminded of Hatch Act rules
Dragons descend on Post Offices Aug. 9
Stamp to honor those who served in WWI
Ex-soccer star who aided postal worker shooter pleads guilty
OIG: How can the Postal Service put its excess space to good use?
OIG: No Sale Transactions – Brooklyn, NY, New Lots Station

July 25, 2018
USPS announces 2018 holiday stamps
What I Learned as a U.S. Postal Service Mail Carrier
Mail truck flipped in Georgia wreck
California mail carrier who died on 117-degree day remembered
Former South Jersey mailman sentenced to home confinement, ordered to pay back stolen postal money
German post office delivers electric car surprise
Santa Claus' Main Post Office
Baton Rouge residents report mail in storm drain
APWU: Major Victory for Expanded Postal Services
Southport Loses Their Beloved Postmaster, Now the Post Office is Closing
NY Congressman releases report of USPS facilities following numerous complaints from constituents
Postmaster General addresses hot weather safety, other matters

July 24, 2018
Postal Service to double capital spending over next decade- Auditors at the Government Accountability Office
wonder where will the money come from?
6-year-old injured when struck by U.S. Postal Service vehicle
Inside Flex—Amazon’s Army Of Everyday Delivery People
Residents cry foul after U.S. Postal Service stops delivering mail to NY neighborhood
Major Victory For Expanded Postal Services
Posten Norge to develop autonomous parcel delivery robot
U.N. pane of stamps raises awareness about human trafficking

July 23, 2018
Friday Convention Chronicle
Bala Cynwyd, PA Man Sentenced to 87 Months in Federal Prison for Bribing Postal Workers to Deliver Marijuana
Seeking to divert attention from corruption and foreign policy blunders, Trump again attacks Amazon/USPS
Postmasters\EAS Pay Package through Fiscal Year 2019
Royal Mail pay scandal shows that the privatisation money trough is still open for greedy bosses
Open Augusta, Maine mailboxes cause concern
Postal worker returns to hospital after dog bites become infected
Trump is doubling down on his claims Amazon using USPS as a 'delivery boy'
Denver: Desperate USPS sending volunteers dressed in sandwich boards to advertise 200 vacant positions
Postal Service confirms identity of employee struck and killed outside office
USPS Executives to Speak on Returns Solutions

July 22, 2018
Car Plows Into San Rafael Post Office
Cambridge postal workers delivering Amazon packages on Sundays
Mail carrier recounts terrifying moments of dog attack in Richfield
Postal service confirms identity of employee struck and killed outside Culpeper VA post office
Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star Comment
Riverside recycling executives sentenced to prison in scheme involving stolen U.S. Postal Service pallets

July 21, 2018
Dogs bite postal worker in Youngstown, Ohio, sending him to hospital
Federal investigators launch probe into Woodland Hills mail carrier’s death on 117-degree day
USPS investigating mail found in storm drain
South Carolina town still without post office nearly 18 months after arson damaged building
Beaumont postal worker recognized with certificate
Salt Lake Main Post Office to Close for One Day for Electrical Work
Lung association tried to stop scratch and sniff stamps

July 20, 2018
Connecticut Postal Worker Stole Mail For Weeks, Police Say
Montauk Postal Service at Low Ebb
New Jersey Mail Handler Admits Stealing Parcels Containing Drugs
Here’s How Hot It Is Inside a Mail Truck
Man accused of robbing postal driver at post office in Southeast D.C.; $50K reward offered
Albuquerque Woman Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Three Postal Workers with Deadly Weapons
Man accused of robbing postal driver at post office in Southeast D.C.

July 19, 2018
Manhattan Mailman Delivers Final Heartfelt Message Ahead Of Retirement
Mail carrier drops packages; homeowner fed up
Colorado courier service among test subjects as Amazon launches new program to support small-business
delivery
Democrats criticize Trump’s post office privatization plan
UPS Tests Amazon Key-Like Apartment Building Delivery System
USPS defends blocking bike lanes in Manhattan
Syracuse mailman saves trapped chipmunk (viral video)
Feds could drop charges against Bellmore postal worker
Fresno mailman has perfect attendance for 30 years
Sen. McCaskill at Government Reorganization Hearing: "I will not go there, on postal" (privatization)  McCaskill
Says Rural America Would Be Hurt By Privatization
Delivery Drivers are in Danger of Overheating
USPS carriers receive million mile safety awards

July 18, 2018
Former Wisconsin Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing From the Mail
USPS mail carriers hold national convention in Detroit
Monday Convention Chronicle (PDF)
Tuesday Convention Chronicle (PDF)
Kansas postal worker charged with mail theft
Petition- United States Postal Service: Provide air conditioning for your mail carriers
Photos: YOU'VE GOT MAIL: Postal Service scenes from Fall River past
The secret life of postcards
Hendrum man frustrated after finding post office closed due to staffing issues
Is Amazon's Latest Move Going to Crush UPS and FedEx?
Archives: Still no moisture-wicking uniforms for postal carrier
Bank groups send letter urging House leaders to prohibit Postal Service banking

July 17, 2018
USPS halts plans to close Richmond Main Post Office
Prime Day: Amazon website crashes shortly after deals go live
Amazon's Contract Delivery Drivers Are Also Getting Hit With Outages
Royal Mail delivers fewer letters as new law reduces junk mail
‘Last resort’: Why Canada’s postal workers believe they may be forced to strike
Bayside's 111th Precinct fights against mailbox fishing epidemic
NALC: House Resolution Introduced on USPS Privatization
Bezos Becomes the Richest Man in Modern History, Topping $150 Billion

July 16, 2018
Mail being stolen from broken collection boxes, residents unknowingly still using them
Retired postmaster finds 'magic' on Appalachian Trail trip
Your TSP account: Surviving the coming correction
UPS goes back to court on USPS costing methodology
Owning an Amazon Delivery Business: The Risks and Rewards

July 15, 2018
Investors deliver a rebuke to Royal Mail over first-class pay
Desperate for help, SF USPS has plan to van pool workers from Petaluma
Marshfield police investigating gas thefts from post office trucks

July 14. 2018
Gunfire hits man in hand, shatters windows of U.S. mail truck in downtown St. Louis
USPS "no-backing" policy impacting residents of Kentucky town
Mail thieves caught on camera in Claremore OK
Marijuana ad complicates delivery of small Alaska newspaper
Meet the sculptor behind the Vegas Liberty forever stamp $3.6 million settlement
Facing off with the U.S. Postal Service

July 13, 2018
OSHA opens investigation into death of California mail carrier’s death on 117-degree day
Wayfair Ruling, Proposed Postage Increase Undermine E-Commerce
Workers climbing over packages, Lehi post office struggles to keep up
Injured postal worker convinces judge to give shooter a lighter sentence
S.A. man who carjacked and shot postal worker gets 20 years for crime spree
They thought a squirrel was eating their tomatoes. But it was the mailman
Community mailbox blown up in Lincoln
Association tried to stop scratch and sniff stamp

July 12, 2018
More witnesses sought in police killing of black postal worker in Oregon
Thieves ran off with mailbox that was bolted to the sidewalk
Postal worker saves mail moments before fire destroys truck in Mobile
Former postal worker sentenced in pot theft scheme
Mail delivery presented many challenges in 19th century
Postal supervisor sentenced for role in pot scheme
USPS OIG: USPS has more work to do to improve retail facility conditions
Keeping FMLA Usage Confidential Pays Off
Woman alleges age was a factor in termination from USPS position

July 11, 2018
CALM DOWN: Post Office Tells New Homeowners To Wait For Mail
As giants Trump and Jeff Bezos battle, Middle America loses
2 windows blown out by gunfire at post office in Pontiac MI
Punch thrown at letter carrier during her route in Dayton
U.S. Postal Service steps up efforts to secure northeast Queens mailboxes amid mail theft rash
Postal Service shares historical data on mail volumes, revenues, and fees, 1970 - 2017
USPS Honors John Lennon With Commemorative Forever Stamp
Yet another postal truck goes up in flames

July 10, 2018
Security camera catches Louisiana carrier throwing package from car
Bay Area photographer 'gobsmacked' 7 of his pictures were selected for new U.S. stamps
President Trump's Nominee for the United States Supreme Court Is Brett M. Kavanaugh
Federal Court Dismisses Spokane PSE’s Discrimination Case
OIG: Retail Facility Conditions Revisited

July 9, 2018
US postal worker found dead in Woodland Hills amid record-breaking heat
An Expert Explains the Postal Monopoly
NAPS Says USPS Pay Decision Covering EAS Employees Is Not Fair (PDF)
A Stunning Detail In That USPS Lawsuit Will Leave You Wondering: Why Isn't USPS a Total Gold Mine?
Minivan crashes into Puyallup post office
A Stunning Detail in The Statue of Liberty Stamp Lawsuit
More than a post office: Amado postmistress builds community
The Massive Fight Over Sunday Mail
As trade wars begin, the humble mail is a reminder of the value of multilateralism

July 8, 2018
Another chapter in the life of a good postal carrier
Faster delivery of everything is next big thing
Trend: Knitted Monster Feet on USPS Mail Collection Boxes

July 7, 2018
Naked man who drove Canada Post van wrong way in rush-hour traffic to be charged
Fresh Proof That Strong Unions Help Reduce Income Inequality
Representatives Reintroduce Stop Postal Closures Act
OPM sets dates for restricting federal union activities
Dogs go viral for eating Virginia mailman's lunch

July 6, 2018
Petersburg mail carrier sentenced for dumping thousands of pieces of mail
After public outcry, downtown Boca post office won’t close or relocate
Video: Mail Truck Pulled from Pond in NJ Park
19th Century Northwoods Mail Delivery Had Its Woes
OIG: City Carriers Returning After 6 P.M. – South Florida District
PRC approves new USPS internal service performance measurement system
Former MSNBC host Ed Schultz, defender of the Post Office, dead at 64
APWU President Dimondstein's Opening Remarks For Contract Negotiations 2018
USPS Agrees to Provide NPMHU With All F-1 Scheduler Information in Accordance with NLRB Settlement
Amazon starts move away from U.S. Postal Service
Postal services in Poland and Netherlands go electric
PHOTO: Hot delivery

July 5, 2018
Trump pushes to privatize Postal Service; others push back
National Association of Postal Supervisors Rejects USPS Pay Proposal, Will File for Fact Finding
NARFE applauds the introduction of paid parental leave legislation by Representative Barbara Comstock (R-VA)
IRS Working on a New Form 1040 for 2019 Tax Season
Will USPS have enough money for necessary updates?
Segmentation in the FEHB Program
Retired North Carolina postal worker charged with statutory rape
Colorado: Postal workers escorted into evacuated areas to retrieve mail
Every mailbox in Brooklyn Heights locked down for the 4th of July
Beloved Mail Carrier (Age 80) Retires After 40 Years
Janene Gordon: First Female Postal Inspector
Communities and Postal Workers United Summer 2018 Newsletter (PDF)

July 4, 2018
Independence Day
HAPPY  INDEPENDENCE DAY - GOD BLESS AMERICA
Is Amazon trespassing on UPS and FedEx’s patch?
U.S. government seeks more payback in Lance Armstrong case
CNY mail carriers handling the heat while delivering your mail
O Beautiful stamps show America’s majesty
Legislation to end postal facility closures reintroduced in House

July 3, 2018
No prison time for defendant in Guam mail theft
Schumer Says Veterans Should Be Allowed To Fundraise Outside Post Offices
Postal Employees at Risk from Packages Containing Opioids, Says IG
USPS owes $3.5 million in royalties for using the wrong Statue of Liberty
Mail theft a big concern after residents victimized  
Justice Doesn't Prevail, Unions Left Scrambling
USPS Faces Difficult Choices on How to Spend Its Limited Resources
Protesters demand action after Portland State University police shoot, kill postal employee Navy veteran
Postal workers stay cool in extreme heat
Israel Post Privatization Underway
Under pressure, afraid to take bathroom breaks? Inside Amazon's fast-paced warehouse

July 2, 2018
OIG: First-Class Service Improvements
OIG: Bank Deposits – Brandywine, MD, Post Office
APWU: Fired Up and Ready to Go! Contract Negotiations Begin Between the APWU and USPS
Chuck Groth is named rural carrier Member of the Year
Joe Blundo: Retiring mail carrier delivered in more ways than one
USPS pulls parking placards after workers’ illegal use exposed

July 1, 2018
Nassau man robbed multiple post offices
Cops kill black postal worker who was trying to break up fight
Threat of a UPS strike put spotlight on the importance of shipping choices
Video: National Postal Worker Day Celebrates 490,000 Workers In The US
Letter Carrier Fundraising For Son's Special Olympics Dream

June 30, 2018
Amazon Logistics should worry postal services and carriers
Postal Service flag notice, rare letter and more
Long time postal clerk set to retire after 33 years
Tallman retiring after 37 years
House Republicans Want to Ensure Postal Banking Plan Stays Dead

June 29, 2018
Neither snow, nor rain, nor summer heat will stay these carriers
Short-handed post office is out to lunch
Seasoned postal worker accused of 220 pound marijuana scheme in Hampton VA
USPS suspends delivery service in Cincinnati neighborhood after mailman is assaulted
Amazon's new grassroots delivery network could sidestep UPS, Postal Service
Tarentum postal carrier makes her last delivery after 30-year career
New Postmaster for Purchase

June 28, 2018
Two Men Charged In White Plains NY Federal Court With Mail Theft Spree
Cleveland postal worker indicted for stealing more than 250 gift cards
Residents and businesses in Ohio town are frustrated with mail delivery issues
Clues sought in 2009 Alabama postal worker’s murder
What the Lance Armstrong Settlement Agreement Tells Us about the Government’s Case
Amazon starting deliveries with Amazon-branded vans
Jacksonville man arrested after allegedly attacking postal worker
Wisconsin Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing Mail
GAO Report: USPS Projected Capital Spending and Processes for Addressing Uncertainties and Risks
Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME is a win for the free-speech rights of government employees
Former La Crosse Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing Mail
CCA Indicted After Undelivered Mail Found In Weymouth, MA SUV
Postal Service Issues High-denomination Statue of Freedom Stamps
Ex-Springfield postal worker accused of delay or destruction of mail
Charlotte postal employees say they've been stalked for years by co-workers
Seasoned postal worker accused of 220 pound marijuana scheme in Hampton
Trump, Bezos And The Solution For The USPS
Burlington postmaster installed
Amazon wants you to start a business to deliver its packages
Livermore Falls man's car hits post office
NALC: Supreme Court attacks workers' rights in Janus decision
GAO: USPS faces serious financial situation with insufficient revenues to cover expenses

June 27, 2018
Supreme Court deals big setback to labor unions
Boston Postal Worker Charged with Theft of Mail
NPMHU, APWU and USPS Reach Agreement to Update RI-399 Dispute Resolution Procedures
Trump's Postal Privatization Plan Met With Bipartisan Rebuke in Congress
Postmaster promises to clean up overgrown St. Louis post office
USPS issuing classic Santa Forever stamps
Former APWU president defamed by widely circulated letter, suit alleges
Palm Springs mail carrier pepper sprayed, Postal Service offers $50k reward
Would Privatizing the Post Office Help Online Sellers?
OIG Audit: How Successful is USPS in Reducing the Need for Highway Contract Routes?
OIG Audit: Is USPS Properly Maintaining Tires for its Postal Vehicle Services Fleet?
OIG: Election and Political Mail Readiness

June 26, 2018
Man Stole 93 Blank Money Orders In South Orange NJ
Brentwood: USPS Mail Truck Crashes Trying to Avoid Rabbit
Video Shows Postal Employee Tossing Package Out Truck Window Onto Lawn
Mysterious mailbox stickers spur concern
Feds Say Illinois Bulk-Mailer Swindled USPS out of $16 Million
Cincinnati postal workers protest
Man told by U.S. postal officials that passports are being stolen
OIG Audit Finds Significant Safety, Security and Maintenance Issues at Many USPS Retail Facilities
St. Louis: Postmaster promises to clean up overgrown post office
Mail Carrier Robbed in Palm Springs: $50,000 Reward For Information
Burlington: USPS holding job fair to address staffing shortage and delivery issues
USPS Parcel Price Increase Would Have A Ripple Effect, Study Finds

June 25, 2018
FERS: Saved by the bell ... again
I Delivered Packages for Amazon and It Was a Nightmare
Postal employee maintains veterans’ headstones
Retired Postal Worker Creates Tree Sanctuary Over 3 Decades
Q&A: From postman to policeman
Former Louisiana Postal Employee Sentenced for Embezzlement of Mail Matter
Here to Help: Heroic USPS Employees Make a Difference
UPS And International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Reach Handshake Agreement For New National Master
Agreement
Postal employees forced to take Medicare Part B
Thrift Savings Plan Fact Sheet
UPS Workers Denounce Sellout Deal  |  Tentative agreement lays groundwork for Sunday deliveries
NALC: Senate Appropriations Preserves Six Day Delivery
Downtown Reading post office has a potential buyer
Cincinnati postal workers to protest job cutbacks
Let Amazon in your house? Get mail at your desk? Here's how to beat 'porch pirates'

June 24, 2018
How to Privatize the Post Office: Piece by piece, step by step
Mail order marijuana is legal in Canada
Postal Union Asks Members "Are You Fired Up"
Mail Handlers Union Rebuffs Trump Administrations Proposal To Privatize USPS
Supreme Court Ruling Will Put More Taxes on Internet Sales
Thieves break into mail truck in Beaverdale

June 23, 2018
Union Looks to Address USPS Workforce Mix in Labor Talks
‘Sorry, mom:’ Local postal worker leaves adorable note after dogs steal lunch
NAPS President: “Privatization is not the answer”
19 million letters a day! How Chicago's old main post office used to work
USPS reports 880-percent increase in parcels containing drugs
Dogs break into postal worker's van, steal her lunch

June 22, 2018
UPS and Teamsters union agree to terms on new 5-year labor contract
Trump’s Fix for Postal Service: Privatize It
NALC’s statement on OMB’s proposal to privatize the Postal Service
APWU Statement on White House Plan to Privatize the Postal Service
Postal bills in the current session of Congress: Is anything going anywhere?
White House Plan To Restructure the Postal Service and Future Possible Privatization  
UPMA Issues Statement Regarding Possible Postal Privatization
PMG Issues Statement Regarding The OMB Reform Plan and Reorganization Recommendations
Privatization is Not the Answer to What Ails the Postal Service Says Coalition for a 21st Century Postal Service
Chinese receiving far cheaper postal rates than Amazon
Boulder company fighting back against knockoffs from China shipped at $1.42
Hagerstown postal worker delivers mail with a smile and a dog treat

June 21, 2018
Trump proposes privatizing USPS
Before the Internet arrived on the scene, the post office delivered porn
Postal officials: Thieves smash their way into mail truck
America's Next Postal Truck By Karsan Spied Testing Again
OIG: Opioid Safety Preparedness
Postal worker retires after 30 years

June 20, 2018
Illinois Postal Worker Indicted for Theft from U.S. Mail
Minneapolis Mail Carrier Attacked by Dog
In need of a job? Post Office looking to fill more than 500 positions in Grand Rapids area
Amazon delivery Hubs lend a hand with FedEx, UPS and private mail too
House GOP plan would cut Medicare, Social Security to pay for billionaires’ tax cuts  
Coachella man convicted of stealing postal truck two years ago
Letter carrier uses military training to rescue girl
Postal Service Will Complete Last-Mile Rx Delivery Nationwide For CVS
Vote on STOP act: Give U.S. Postal Service tools to track fentanyl
Congressmen express concern over Estes Park Post Office
Postal Workers in Portland Rally to Save Customer Service
Meet Macon’s New Postmaster this week
Woman said she blacked out when she crashed into post office. Later, her story changed

June 19, 2018
Hawaii postal worker saves woman from being a victim of the ‘grandparent scam’
Trumpsters target Postal Service
A Brief History: 100 Years of U.S. Military Mail Services
Truck hauling mail involved in crash on I-22 in Mississippi
CVS Adds Home Delivery With Help From Post Office
Texas mail truck erupts in flames after mail carrier smells gas while driving
Why the Postal Service Is Not Subsidizing Package Delivery
First Scratch-and-Sniff Stamps Debut June 20
OIG: Test Driving Left-Hand Drive Vehicles
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is now worth a record $141 billion

June 18, 2018
Social Security, HUD act on Trump’s orders in move to emasculate unions
New Postal Bills Percolating in Congress
UPS’s $20 Billion Problem: Operations Stuck in the 20th Century
Spy Shots: New Look at the Karsan Mail Truck Prototype
Answer Man: Why does local mail sometimes take days to be delivered?
Changes in parcel landscape loom large as UPS, Teamsters knock heads again
Legal challenges mount against Trump's workforce executive orders, as 13 unions file joint lawsuit
New Postal Bills Percolating in Congress
What does USPS do, anyway? WH Postal task force aims to redefine its mission
Flooding closes post office, locks out hundreds of box customers

June 17, 2018
Two Men Indicted for Identity Theft and Possession of Stolen Mail in California
Man Pleads Guilty to US Virgin Islands Post Office Burglary
Third suspect arrested, charged in murder of New Mexico mail carrier
St. Thomas Man Pleads Guilty to Alvaro de Lugo Post Office Burglary
NPMHU: Congress Collaborates in Support of Federal Workers

June 16, 2018
Aberdeen SD post office floods, but mail is safe
Panelists Discuss Donald Trump's Postal Service Task Force
Letter carrier and mail truck rescued from flooded overpass in Ames Iowa
Video: Retired postal employee chases dream, gets associate degree at age 57
USPS looking to hire 50 mail carriers in Rochester
Canada weighs going postal with basic banking services

June 15, 2018
90-year-old Canton woman invents pulley system to get mail
Michigan Home Depot employees build mailbox for autistic boy: 'It was perfect'
‘It’s a workout:’ Watch as a new crop of ‘mailboat jumpers’ try to land a unique summer job on Geneva Lake
Juvenile facing charges in attempted armed robbery of postal worker
Surveillance cameras capture man stealing neighbors’ mail, police say
Senators Urge OPM Director Not to Balance Budget On Backs of Federal Workforce
U.S. Magazines Are in a Steep Decline, Except . . .
Zoinks! Everyone’s Favorite Great Dane, Scooby-Doo, is New Addition to the 2018 Forever Stamp Program
Notice to prospective candidates in the 2018 NALC election
Ely Postmaster Sworn In
Baileys Harbor: Meet the New Postmaster
Security camera catches postal worker throwing package in Florida
Senators urge OPM not to cut retirement benefits for federal workforce

June 14, 2018
Jury Convicts Texas Postal Worker in Workers Comp Fraud Scheme
There Aren’t Enough Drivers to Keep Up With Your Delivery Lifestyle
South Dakota Postmaster ordered to pay $353K for stealing $9K from USPS
VIDEO: The Eagle Always Faces Forward
PMG Brennan's Latest 'Business Focus' Video
Azle Man Fighting Back After Postal Service Stops Delivering to His House
Hundreds of pieces of stolen mail from Dublin recovered
Trump's Wrong on Amazon-USPS Deal, Two House Democrats Say
Massachusetts crash victim was popular NH letter carrier
Jury Convicts Former Postal Worker - She Submitted More Than $46k In False Travel Claims Related To Her
Workers Comp Claim
Customers Embrace Postal Service Form 3849
Homeowners frustrated by long waits for cluster mailbox repairs

June 13, 2018
Vehicle-to-vehicle shooting in Frayser TN injures post office supervisor
Mail truck in Fargo spotted with torn-off gas hose hanging from its tank
Update: Trump’s executive orders attacking federal employees don’t apply to USPS
Mail Carrier Finds 5-Year-Old Girl Wandering Alone on New Jersey Sidewalk
Congressman Crowley, Members of the New York City Congressional Delegation Meet with Deputy Postmaster
General
Lake County man charged by feds in anthrax hoax, faces 15 years in prison
OIG Audit: How Clean, Safe, and Secure are Postal Service Processing Plants?
OIG Audit: Is USPS management maintaining appropriate security over IT at Baltimore P&DC?
Annual Leave Refresher
President Trump's Executive Orders Regarding The Federal Workforce DOES NOT Apply To Postal Employees
or Postal Unions
Memphis letter carrier shot during attempted carjacking
House, Senate Release New Agreement to Combat Shipment of Opioids Through the mail
Another Federal Union sues to stop Trump orders rolling back rights of workers

June 12, 2018
Politics Complicate the U.S. Postal Service’s Mail Delivery Truck Contract
Workforce Executive Orders Miss the Mark, Observers Say
USPS releases 2017 Household Diary Study, finds "use of post offices continues to dominate the mail service
industry"
Malone University student accidentally changes school's mailing address
Five Lessons from the History of Public Sector Unions
USPS issues second tribute to air mail
Audit Questions Postal Employee Background Checks
Postal carrier who died on route had just retired from the Navy and started carrier job
Stamp Out Hunger raises nearly 90,000 pounds of food for the Food Bank of South Jersey
Eleven Edison Mail Carriers Up for Safe Driving Awards
Despite Reduced Hours, USPS Says It's Not Closing Unalaska's Post Office
USPS OIG: Postal Service Disability Retirement Application Process

June 11, 2018
New Scanner Feature Asks About Package Delivery Location
Nationwide strike would deliver the pain to UPS
Coroner: Postal Service worker dies in Scott County while delivering mail
Riding the Mailboat
Murdered female postal worker in Chicago had been shot multiple times
Downtown Minneapolis Post Office Will be Closed for Several Months After Fire
Officer Killed in Crash With USPS Truck

June 10, 2018
Prevent Heat Illness — Know the Signs and Act
Will Executive Orders Change Collective Bargaining?
OIG Audit: Refunds and Voids – Bluebonnet Station,  Austin, TX

June 9, 2018
Postal inspectors say man stole more than 400 pieces of mail from postal vehicle in Memphis
Color-shifting stamps arrive June 27
Mail carriers seen throwing packages up flight of stairs at Florida resident’s home
Postal Stakeholders Are Impressed With Trump's Task Force So Far
NALC priority resolutions reach majority support
APWU Meets With Federal Task Force Considering Changes to USPS
Video: Tennessee man caught on camera stealing hundreds of pieces of mail from USPS truck
OIG: Processing Readiness for Election and Political Mail for the 2018 Midterm Elections
OIG: Domestic Preference in Vehicle Contracts
Pointless PRC OIG Semiannual Report to Congress Released (PDF)

June 8, 2018
Making the Postal Service Great Again: Workforce Submission to the White House Task Force on the USPS
Ex-postal worker arrested in Yonkers mail theft
Bernie Sanders Outlines Plan He Says Will Strengthen The Postal Service
USPS reveals Art of Magic Forever stamps
The postman rings no more
US Postal Service Offers Passport to Travel Through Space History in Stamps
Progress in Mail Service Quality, But Some Problems Persist
Inside the High-End Mailrooms Wealthy Residents Visit When They've Got Mail
Long Beach postal carriers honored for years of service
VIDEO: Lazy Postal Worker Throws Package on Driveway
What was it like the last time UPS went on strike?

June 7, 2018
Trump appoints Michael Kubayanda to PRC
Bernie Sanders to Deliver a Commonsense Plan to Save the Postal Service
UPS Went On Strike 21 Years Ago. What's Different Today?
Zip Code Day Celebrated On Chicago’s North Side
Robbery Crew Responsible for Killing SC Store Owner, Robbing NC PO, Plead Guilty in Federal Court
USPS offers reward for information on Arkansas PO fire
Texas woman discusses mail mess in rural Jefferson County areas
APWU: Join the Town Hall Call on June 14
Who You Gonna Call? Postal Police Is Italy's Fake News Fix
The world’s highest post office
White House nominates Michael Kubayanda to be a commissioner of the Postal Regulatory Commission
USPS worker arrested, charged over rap songs threatening coworkers
LaBelle woman discusses mail mess in rural Jefferson County areas
Putting her stamp on the job
Woods Is New Algona Postmaster

June 6, 2018
NARFE VP discusses Trump’s proposed federal benefits cuts
Amazon: not a normal monopoly
America may soon face its biggest labor strike in decades as UPS and Teamsters face August contract deadline
NALC submits postal workforce recommendations to White House
NY postal worker charged with stealing mail
White House proposes changes to Federal Employee Benefit Package
USPS Hatch Act education campaign continues
California Letter Carrier Throws Rock At Cat - Twice
OIG: Parcel Return Service - Los Angeles District
Elderly woman crashes car into lobby of post office, gets out and screams "if it fits, it ships..."

June 5, 2018
Mail carrier decides police department doesn't exist
Four Plead Guilty to Tax Charges in Providence Vehicle Maintenance Fraud Probe
APWU: Tell the PMG!
Piedmont mail carrier honored for helping catch burglars
Yonkers Officials Call on USPS Following Mail Thefts
U.S. Postal stamp helped fund key breast study
Four Plead Guilty to Tax Charges in Postal Service Vehicle Maintenance Investigation
After woman follows suspects, police find stolen mail from across Anchorage
NALC: Hellman to retire; Rolando to appoint Stewart
OIG: To Everything – Reduce Churn, Churn, Churn

June 4, 2018
Licking cancer: US postal stamp helped fund key breast study
USPS ACS Billing Debacle
Oakland letter carrier receives recognition by Piedmont CA Police
Toddler airlifted to hospital after being hit by mail truck in Florida
New postal service package tracking system saves time
President Trump’s meetings with postmaster general stir further debate
Executive Order on Firing Policies Leaves Federal Employees Contemplating Job Security
White House Shifts Focus to Federal Employees with 3 Executive Orders
USPS Los Angeles District Using Job Fairs to Find New Employees
Over 60 Firefighters Take Out Fire at Kensington Post Office
USPS Offering 'Passport to Space' Folio With Space Stamps

June 3, 2018
Postal Pricing - Trump blames Amazon for USPS woes. That’s not accurate.
For Postmaster Paul Leonard It Has Always Been Priority Service
After Over 60 Dutiful Years, He’s Retiring at 89
Woman leery of $9.99 fee to hold mail delivery while on vacation

June 2, 2018
Here's why postage stamps are not going out of fashion
Police investigate bomb threats phoned in against Post Offices in Springfield, Eugene OR
Vehicle crashes into Ogunquit, Maine post office
You've got mail: Cuba, U.S. make permanent restored postal services
Second federal union sues Trump regime over workforce executive orders
Postal workers collect more than 11 tons of food
New postmaster in Niwot
Meet some of the postal workers of the remote Faroe Islands
You've got mail! Cuba, U.S. make permanent restored postal services
USPS OIG: Is USPS efficiently managing Postal Service Vehicle operations in the Houston District?
USPS OIG: Spring 2018 Semiannual Report to Congress

June 1, 2018
Rouses Point NY postal worker awarded for life-saving efforts
Paul Carlin Tried to Shape Up Management at U.S. Postal Service, Then Got Fired
Most TSP Funds Grew in May
Absentee Ballots Left Stranded at Brooklyn Post Office After Election
California Post Office Changes Access Due to P.O Box Break-Ins
Magnolia AR postal employee removed from duty as mail theft investigation continues
Political mailers pour in
Man faces federal indictment after post office workers killed in Dublin and Columbus, Ohio
Postal Service to Dedicate WWI: Turning the Tide Commemorative Forever Stamp on July 27
5 reform principles for the Task Force on the US Postal System
Why the next big bank shouldn’t be the USPS
USPS Loses Passport Applications

May 31, 2018
NALC investigating whether Trump’s executive orders apply to postal workers
Largest federal union sues Trump over executive order
ANA extends its reach (again) with plan to acquire DMA
Mail Stolen From Lobby Of Post Office In Westchester
Yonkers mail thefts: $660K stolen from 85 victims; postal service ‘failed,’ mayor says
Post Office sends bundles of previously stolen mail to Magnolia, Arkansas residents
Thieves target mail trucks in Chicago
South Carolina: Lowcountry development impacts postal service
NAPS Comments on USPS Presidential Task Force
OIG: Employee Background Screening: San Francisco, Bay-Valley, and Sierra Coastal Districts
The postal automation system market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% by 2023
Postal carrier's husband wouldn't apologize to her father, so she shot him dead

May 30, 2018
The Struggle for Better eCommerce Deliveries
Police: Mail Stolen From 10 Postal Mailboxes In Yonkers
America Last: Trump’s Attack on the Amazon Job Machine
Plans underway to find new Dover DE Post Office location
Historic Allentown Post Office closing, to be sold
Unions Jump-Start Recruiting Drives Anticipating A Supreme Court Loss In Janus v. AFSCME Council 31
Mail Handler Assistants receive an hourly wage increase of $0.20 per hour effective on Saturday, May 26, 2018
OIG: Delayed Mail Reporting Improvements
OIG: Highway Contract Route Fuel Price Index Program Effectiveness
USPS stops mail delivery to Phoenix apartments due to rundown mailboxes

May 29, 2018
Pueblo Resident Sentenced for Stealing Mail From Back of Mail Truck
USPS Lists 6 Sally Ride facts you never knew
Canada: Closing of rural post office would result in trips of 50-km for postal services
USPS offers new training course to Postmasters and Managers
Court turns back UPS bid to drive up USPS parcel prices
Postal pilots had no parachutes or radios, but they delivered
Esopus considers asking U.S. Postal Service to make deliveries in hamlet of Port Ewen
India: Postal employees burn PM’s effigy
Postal Parking a Problem as Post Office Sees 100% Increase in Business

May 28, 2018
Memorial Day
As computers get harder to crack, thieves are pillaging mailboxes
Senator Portman Urges Senate to Pass the STOP Act to Help Combat the Opioid Epidemic
Restricting Federal Unions and Firing Poor Performers
Paterson Postmaster Leads Memorial Day Ceremony. Tradition Dates Back at Least 70 Years

May 27, 2018
NALC Members Allege Union Kickbacks in Pennsylvania
Florida letter carrier shoots, kills husband during argument, deputies say
Bronx General Post Office, A Love Story
Donald Trump’s latest executive orders are threat to democracy, union says

May 26, 2018
Trump signs executive orders making it easier to fire feds
Senator To USPS: Let Veterans Distribute Memorial Day Poppies At Post Offices
OIG: Review of Expansion of Package Sorters Investment
Texas military veteran arrested for allegedly mailing bombs

May 25, 2018
Postal Service’s Pricing Methodology Upheld by Appeals Court
Postal Service Suspends Two Workers Over 2016 Campaign Activities
Police investigating mail theft incident in Lebanon County
Alarm system helps warn postal workers of potential dog attacks
Support postal "reform"? Not so fast!
Super glued mailbox, not just a prank, but a federal law violation
When the Mailmen Rebelled
Going Postal
Postal worker ‘dying of heat’ at the Ashland Postal Station
Labor leader William Burrus, longtime Clevelander, dead at 81
USPS Embraces Fancy Printing Techniques for Stamps

May 24, 2018
North Carolina carrier honored for providing caring service to community
GoFundMe started for Connecticut postal worker who lost home in storm
Henrietta NY post office flag stolen in protest of poppy policy
UPS Really Doesn’t Want to Ship Your Refrigerator With Your Socks
Congressional Delegation Calls On Postmaster General To Implement Broad, Aggressive Program Combatting
Mail Theft
County executive asks postal Service to reconsider stance on vets handing out poppies
Maine man wants refund after chicken dies in the mail
Deadly Delivery: Opioids By Mail
OIG: First-Class Mail Service Performance Measurement in the Northeast Area
OIG: Business Customer Retention Strategies
Australia's postal service opens a store that only ships to China
New postal service stamp honors first responders
Special delivery for Centerville food pantry

May 23, 2018
What happens if a pet attacks a postal worker?
New staffing, training to ease problems at Estes Park CO post office
Sally Ride Stamp launches today
Video shows Westchester postal worker not following protocol
USPS threatens police on veteran giving away Memorial Day poppies
Is Donald Trump the best recruiter that unions ever had?
Postal worker taken to hospital after being chased by dog
Break-in at Crystal River post office prompts identity-theft concerns
Officials Call For Action To End Mail Thefts In Westchester
OIG: Review of Extended Capacity Left-Hand Drive Delivery Vehicle Acquisition
Garland postmaster retiring after 42-year career
Santee community members upset over delayed post office renovation
Business owners in Estes Park to petition state leaders over postal problems

May 22, 2018
Home video catches Bay Area mail carrier going ‘postal’ on garbage can
Mail Fail: USPS loses 30 days worth of Ohio man’s mail, can’t track it down
Alert postal carrier and neighbor rescue elderly woman on floor
APWU Remembers President Emeritus William Burrus 1936-2018
Postal Service Honors First Woman In Space Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride with Forever stamp
OIG: Sunday Is the New Monday
OIG: Consolidation of Mail for the Atlanta Network Distribution Center
Postal Service Hiring On Maui

May 21, 2018
What’s Amazon worth to the Post Office? It could be a cool billion
Trump’s chief economic adviser didn’t want to talk about Amazon’s relationship with the Post Office
Postal Service’s First Scratch-and-Sniff Stamps Evoke a Sweet Summer Scent
Trump vs. Amazon: Going postal on Bezos
Trump may see 'unfairness' with Amazon: WH adviser
Record amount of food collected by letter carriers in Central Arkansas

May 20, 2018
Wisconsin Postal Worker sexually assaulted while delivering mail
Trump’s Amazon fixation proves anti-media rhetoric is real
Trump’s Amazon Feud Has Nothing to Do With Saving the Postal Service
USPS Carrier Ejected After Mail Truck Hits Pole
NY DA Calls on Members of Congress to Pressure USPS to Stem Mail Theft in Westchester County
Drone deliveries ready to soar in Japan but lingering issues likely to keep post office in business

May 19, 2018
USPS investigating nationwide extortion scam
Oops: First-class mail discovered in Postal Service trailer
Stone takes oath as Frankfort's new postmaster
Norris named Alex City's new postmaster
USPS OIG: Delayed Mail Reporting in the Great Lakes Area
Bear breaks into, closes Pitkin Post Office

May 18, 2018
In secret meetings, Trump tells PMG to (illegally) double postage rates on Amazon
The Four Horsemen of the Postal Apocalypse
Green Cove Springs, Florida post office clerk indicted in federal court
Hero award presented to Kansas mail carrier
Queens mailman busted for delivering 10-pound parcel of marijuana
Weather, volcano wreak havoc on mail delivery
Burning home day care evacuates safely, thanks to mail carrier
Police arrest daughter-in-law, roommate for murder of beloved postal worker
Postal Service to Issue O Beautiful Forever Stamps
Hawaii postal worker charged with stealing gift card from mail
Thousands assigned new ZIP Codes in McKinney, TX

May 17. 2018
Data Laws Deliver New Blow to Ailing Royal Mail Letters Business
Plant City FL votes to purchase former post office
Yonkers post office celebrates 222 years of service
The U.S. Postal Service will mail you baby chickens. Yes, live chickens.
Drivers Delivering Amazon Packages Accused Of Deadly Accidents
South Florida Mail Theft Caught on Camera
Postal Mail Handlers President and Treasurer Meet With Presidential Task Force
NALC: OPM proposes retirement changes
VIDEO: Postal workers honored for safe driving
VIDEO: A Day in the Life of an Amazon Delivery Driver
USPS offers veterans token of appreciation
EEOC: USPS must provide ‘reasonable accommodation’ to postal employees with diabetes
New Bill would provide Feds affected by OPM data breaches lifetime identity protection

May 16, 2018
Guilty plea in Kansas thefts from U.S. mail
Central Illinois postal food drive stumbles, worrying pantries
'KKK' graffiti spray-painted on Tremont post office wall
Investigation Underway After Ferret Was Mailed In A Cardboard Box
Video: Houston letter carrier allegedly maced dog because she 'feared for her life'
Paul Carlin, the Postmaster General who fought his dismissal after exposing corrupt board of governor
Three pit bulls burst out of home, attack postal worker
Trucking company to pay $750,000 for double billing USPS

May 15, 2018
Weekend Mail Theft In Trabuco Canyon CA
Missing checks reported following Gainesville post office burglary
Long lines at Prattville AL PO lead to short tempers
‘Snail mail’ mishap: Three-year backlog of mail delivered to adviser at business center
U.S. Postal Service allegedly fired African-American employee for reporting racial discrimination at the
workplace
USPS Mail Truck Crashes Down Embankment Trying to Avoid Squirrel
Feds Say Philly Mail Carrier Was Used in Marijuana-by-Priority Mail Scheme
City of Berkeley wins lawsuit with the Postal Service over zoning law involving historic post office
OIG: Improving Visibility
What makes a letter? Not necessarily paper
Strange Bedfellows: Sears and Amazon; FedEx and Walgreens; Snapfish and CVS

May 14, 2018
AM General Tops Reader Poll for Next USPS Mail Truck
Stephen Colbert on GOP Proposal to Require Trump Portraits At Post Offices
Former Postmaster General Paul Carlin dies at 86
Asking the wrong questions: Reflections on Amazon, the Post Office, and the Greater Good
Turn the Post Office into a bank? First check Japan
NALC statement on USPS Q2 financial report for FY 2018
Mailbox Improvement Week is May 13-19
USPS offers info for three May holidays
With Trump Feud Still Simmering, Postal Service Announces Huge Growth in Package Delivery — And Widening
Losses
Postal Service Lost $1.3 Billion This Quarter — But Don't Blame Amazon

May 13, 2018
Thieves Get Access To Mail From Damaged Drop Boxes In San Jose
U.S. Postal Service hosts 26th Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
Postal carriers help 'stamp out hunger'
Postal food drive collects donations for area pantries for 26th year
Indiana: Postal workers Stamp Out Hunger
Green Bay Postal Service Hosts Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

May 12, 2018
Ohio letter carrier locked up for three months for stealing packages containing marijuana
Packages Weigh on U.S. Postal Service as Losses Grow
USPS loses a lot of money because of the US government
USPS posts FY 2018 second quarter results
Cops stop three men from stealing an entire USPS collection box
Post office blames US government – not Amazon – for billion-dollar loss
Former North Dakota NALC Branch 1494 President Charged With Theft Of Property
Nevada Man Guilty of Killing Wife Delivering US Mail
AAA files complaint about Aspen Post Office after bundles of magazines found in recycle bin

May 11, 2018
Thumb on the scale: The OIG reports on the Postal Service's share of CSRS Pension Responsibility
Stacks of NAPS: OPM Legislation Would Slash Retirement Benefits
NAPS Legislative Regulatory Update Comment
Video Shows Mail Thieves In Yonkers
Postmaster gone after calling out mail carriers
Trumps aides defend pay freeze and retirement cuts, but raise questions
USPS reveals updates to 2018 Stamp Program
Sanders Introduces The Workplace Democracy Act
Stacks of undelivered mail found in Weymouth, MA impound lot
USPS Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
Former USPS board chairman provides suggestions to save the Postal Service
APWU: Washington’s Latest Attempt to Slash our Pay & Benefits

May 10, 2018
Are changes coming to your retirement package?
West Virginia RCA admits to taking mail, ordered to pay back victim
Postal Service lays claim to U.S. airline foundations at stamp first day
Frustration over long wait at post office
Lexington NC homeowners upset over mailbox placement demands
Grand Forks Herald says 'Study postal reform act; then pass it'
Asbestos warning posted, as floor tiles are replaced in Aberdeen post office
Office of Personnel Management Proposes Retirement Cuts and Senate Panel Approves Two USPS Board Of
Governor Nominees
US Postal Service Honors Shutterfly Inc. with 2018 Partnership for Growth Award
Fundraiser helps postal worker battling cancer
Scanner says: Consider sports drinks when sweating a lot
UPS and Teamsters discussing two-tier wage system to allow weekend deliveries
Senator Sanders, Rep Pocan introduce bill to Restore Workers’ Rights

May 9, 2018
PMG meets with postal team at NPF
NARFE Issues Statement in Response to OPM Proposed Cuts to Earned Benefits
NARFE Honors Civil Servants during Public Service Recognition Week
A new trial date has been scheduled for the postal worker accused of racing motorcycles while receiving
$94,000 in disability
Bill Gross to Sell Stamp Collection Valued at $40 Million
Food drive kicks off at local post office
USPS Showcases Innovative Physical and Digital Platforms at 2018 National Postal Forum
A century ago, mail delivery took to the skies

May 8, 2018
$50k reward in South Carolina postal worker assault case
OPM Proposes Legislation to Cut Retirement Benefits for Current and Former Feds
Largest federal union assails Trump administration’s latest attack on working people
USPS showcases innovative physical, digital platforms at national forum
Postmaster General Brennan touts digital offerings at NPF
Payday Loans: No need to go Postal
Former postmaster and 7-year-old girl killed in Piscataqua River boating accident
Police: Suspicious item prompts evacuation of Hampton Post Office
Kentucky postal worker sentenced to 10 years after soliciting minor for sex
OIG: The Importance of Planned Maintenance
Update on the Postal Service's Share of CSRS Pension Responsibility
USPS OIG Audit Report: Surface Visibility Scanning - Capital Metro Area and Capping Report
National Postal Forum is this week in San Antonio
Dealer used dark web, bitcoin and USPS to run national drug business from Denver

May 7, 2018
Riverside is using mailbox stickers to stick it to mail thieves
Dog stolen by Amazon delivery driver found after owner emailed Jeff Bezos
A soaring federal deficit spells danger for letter carriers
Patrick Donahoe, Former U.S. Postmaster General, to join SG360° Board of Directors
Listen: Postal Service wants centralized mailbox locations for new addresses
26th Annual Letter Carriers Food Drive is This Saturday
Tammie Sullard looks back on 30 years at the USPS

May 6, 2018
Video: Hawaii Postal Service Disruption Alert
Is your postal carrier an unwitting pusher?
Postal Service banking system possible if past pitfalls avoided
Safety stand up talk on dog bite prevention with stuffed dog

May 5, 2018
USPS temporarily closes Hilo, Hawaii post office due to fears of earthquake damage
Illinois letter carrier missing under suspicious circumstances in Montana
North Carolina postal worker who withheld mail to Davie County customers pleads guilty to felony charges
Video: Tree falls on Michigan postal worker delivering mail
Body Of Missing Postal Worker From Lyndhurst Found In Passaic River
Investigators seeking to identify suspect who tried to sexually assault South Carolina postal worker
For New Addresses, USPS Will No Longer Deliver Mail to Your Door
POM Revision: Modes of Delivery and Delivery Equipment
Second man sentenced in scheme that used counterfeit keys to steal mail from neighborhood boxes
USPS Unveils New Line Of Commemorative Prince-Inspired Postal Workers

May 4, 2018
How the Mail Became a Tool for Fraud and Violence
High winds snap tree, injuring postal worker in Michigan
Former U.S. postal worker from Pontiac has been ordered to serve 25-60 years in prison for killing his wife with
a hammer
APWU: Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee Convenes

May 3, 2018
Man admits to taking money in USPS mail in Southern Illinois
West Wareham MA postal worker accused of stealing $200 gift card from mail
In Rural America, the Postal Service Is Already Collapsing
West Virginia letter carrier retires from U.S. Postal Service after 44 years
UPS weighs strategy to deliver bulky goods to boost growth
Postal Banking Could Become a Reality Even Without Congress. Here’s How.
TSP Funds Level Off After Months of Volatility
Four-year-old girl sends birthday cake to mother in heaven
2018 Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
Newark mail carrier celebrates 50 years with Postal Service
Make no mistake, Postal Service Issues are Systemic
Montclair mailboxes apparently vandalized — in front of the Post Office
USPS temporarily removing some collection boxes in Dallas due to presidential visit
USPS OIG: Is the Click-N-Ship Service Available When You Need It?
USPS OIG Audit Report: Sunday Operations
Galt Postmaster retires after 42 years
Mail delivery problems stack up in Collier County
Temple residents speak out on mail delivery problems

May 2, 2018
Mail delivery problems stack up in Collier County, Florida
Temple, Texas: Mail in one neighborhood isn’t always ending up where it should
E-commerce turns up the heat on fulfillment companies
NALC: “It’s the pre-funding, stupid!”
Postal Service Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Flag Act of 1818
Postal Service to Issue Frozen Treats Forever Stamps
Seattle postal customer visits every blue box in city
Postmaster General and CFO Host Media Call on U.S. Postal Service FY 2018 Quarter 2 Financial Results
Saving the Postal Service
More Realistic Bulk-Mail Pricing Would Help USPS

May 1, 2018
Floyd Landis: The Man Who Brought Down Lance Armstrong
CCA back pay update
US Postal Service censured for forcing out disabled staff
Trump’s Postal Task Force Offers A Way Out For Troubled Agency
Letter card written and mailed during ‘Titanic’ voyage auctioned in England
Milwaukee postal workers among victims of 65 paintball shootings in five days
A bank run like the Post Office: Postal banking as the worst of both worlds
OIG: Riding the Returns Wave: Reverse Logistics and the U.S. Postal Service
Scanner says: Walk in the shade when possible
Amazon is building a new tech hub inside an old post office
Sacramento man gets nearly four years for Postal Service scam involving reverse-engineered master keys

April 30, 2018
More than 40 windows shattered in crowbar attack at post office
Pamplin Media Group - Portland photographer's Peace Rose blooms on stamp
Magazine Indutry Group Issues Fact Check on USPS Finances
Delivering the real problems facing the Postal Service (Amazon’s not one)
Kansas contractor charged with stealing from the mail
Deutsche Bank: Amazon-USPS relationship mutually beneficial
Carrier pleads guilty to stealing mail in Victor NY
Postmaster general honored in hometown- Pottsville PA
USPS working aggressively to stem flow of illegal drugs entering United States
The Pros and Cons of Postal Banking
Former USPS Contract Driver Charged With Stealing Mail Including Parts For Firearms and Scopes For Rifles

April 29, 2018
Three Charged for Roles in Anchorage Mail Theft Ring
Let's hear it for the mail: Going postal usually reliable
Revising the POM: The Postal Service takes another step toward cluster boxes

April 28, 2018
Sacramento Man Sentenced for Bank Fraud and Identity Theft Scheme Using Stolen U.S. Mail
Car crash forces closure of Fountain CO post office
After Trump's Tweetstorm, Buy Amazon Before It Hits $2,000
Man Pleads Guilty to 2016 Attack on Postal Carrier in Northeast Washington
USPS Hatch Act Education Campaign Continues
Mail theft ring targeted more than 500 victims in Anchorage
Linn's: Lance Armstrong Settles USPS Sponsorship Lawsuit
USPS OIG Audit Report: Inbound International Parcel Volume Variance (PDF)
Bezos' Fortune Grows $9 Billion in Two Days
Prime hike gives Amazon war chest for fight over postal costs

April 27, 2018
Prime Hike Gives Amazon Warchest for Fight Over Postal Costs
DC Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearm Offense For 2016 Attack on Carrier in NE Washington
New USPS retail kiosks offer updated features
The Dancing Mailman
Amazon surprises Wall Street with huge profits, optimistic outlook
APWU President Talks About The USPS Task Force With Ed Schultz of Russian Television - RT America
EEOC Says Postal Services True Intentions Behind NRP Was To Rid Itself Of "Injured On Duty" Employees
USPS Says Partisan Political Activity Is Not An Acceptable Reason For Union Business LWOP
United States Postal Service to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of U.S. Air Mail Service
NALC: Former TE step advancement
POM Revision: Modes of Delivery
The Postal Service is operating at a profit
Postal Service employee and a contract employee are charged with stealing mail in Kansas
Postal worker retiring after nearly 40 years

April 26, 2018
U.S. Postal Service delivers “un-trackable” tracking numbers!
Manufacturers to Trump: China, Not Amazon, Is Real Postal Issue
Former Massachusetts Postal Worker Sentenced for Embezzlement
Congress used the post office to unite the nation
Surveillance video captures USPS worker tossing packages on homeowner’s porch
Residents of Florida town want answers on mail service problems  
Carlsbad letter carrier retires after 58 years
UPS, USPS and OOPS

April 25, 2018
NY mail carrier Robert Korba called a hero
'Cruel Adversity' mural still a source of controversy in New Hampshire PO
Kirsten Gillibrand Unveils A Public Option For (Postal) Banking
Former USPS Board Chairman says USPS "should not be a political football"
UPS Earnings: What to Watch
Stamford post office: Mail carrier delivers for 60 years
Man Arrested in Connection to Stolen Mail Investigation in Virginia
Amazon Tries a New Delivery Spot: Your Car
Settlement reached in Louisiana postal worker crash lawsuit
Richland man's check removed from postal system and cashed, state police say

April 24, 2018
Spreading the fake news: How the media made a meme of Trump's phony tweets about Amazon and the Post
Office
Massachusetts Postal Worker Sentenced for Failing to Deliver Mail
Mandatory Medicare Part B and postal reform
Sexual assault allegations at North Dakota post office
Former Kent WA postal worker faces mail theft charges
Bomb squad called to suspicious bag at Iowa postal facility
What Small Businesses Should Know About President Trump's USPS Executive Order
OIG Audit: Are Emergency Suspensions of USPS Facilities Executed in Compliance with Policies and
Procedures?
OIG: Data Analytics Help Thin Out the Haystack
Lone post office in Pie Town closing
Scanner says: "Thirst; weakness; nausea; or vomiting call for help"

April 23, 2018
Change-of-address scam moved UPS corporate headquarters to tiny Chicago apartment, feds say
Bloomingdale NJ mail reported stolen from two outdoor mailboxes
USPS issues proposed regulation aimed at overweight packages
Late-night fire strikes post office in downtown Minneapolis
Postal Service Dedicates New Stamp Featuring Peace Rose
USPS Sustainability: Postal Service Reduces Carbon Footprint

April 22, 2018
Most Guam meth arrives by mail
Weird Stuff People Buy On Amazon

April 21, 2018
New Orleans Woman Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Postal Worker
Yes, a USPS semi-truck really broke down on Atlanta’s bustling I-85
Armed robbers steal every package from Postal truck in New Orleans
Why isn’t my mail carrier driving a postal truck?
New Jersey postal worker accused of stealing mail, identities
Bad congressional decisions have led to Postal Service challenges
Postal Union Response to Poor Service
Tony the Mailman walks his final route
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: USPS carrier throws package from car
Irked postal patron helps crack global plant smuggling scheme

April 20, 2018
Brooklyn mailman dumped 17,000 letters so he could focus on ‘important’ ones
Moya Greene to step down as Royal Mail’s chief executive
Steve Mnuchin: Donald Trump Isn't Attacking Amazon Over News Coverage (Wink!)
Lance Armstrong settles $100M lawsuit with US government
Mail found dumped on Detroit's east side was supposed to have been delivered in Southfield
'Mail fishing' thieves pull $115K in stolen checks from N.J. postal boxes
OIG: Express Mail Refunds - Atlanta, GA, Main Post Office
Deliverance: Why America's post office should be privatized

April 19, 2018
Wilkes-Barre Man Sentenced To 6 Months’ Imprisonment For Stealing And Depositing Checks From Mail
Receptacles
No prison for former postal worker in drug ring
Ten Indicted in Scheme to Steal New Yorkers’ Mail and Alter Their Checks
Mail found dumped on Detroit’s east side
Postal worker sexually assaulted in Chicago
New Orleans Man Sentenced to 36 Months of Probation for Conspiracy to Alter U.S. Postal Money Order
Shoring up transactional mail
Every Second Counts: how direct mail can help campaigns maximize their time with voters
USPS Board Nominees Willing to Confront Trump Over Amazon Rates
USPS flags flown at half-staff to honor former First Lady Barbara Bush
Postal employees to receive Informed Delivery info
Airmail Exhibition To Open In National Postal Museum
USPS launches new tech to help protect postal carriers from dogs
Man fishes checks out of mailboxes, cashes them in his name
Naked assailant of mailman found guilty of assault
You've got mail, but good luck finding the relocated post office
Amazon now has more than 100M paid Prime members
Scanner: When possible; take approved rest breaks to beat the heat
Brick woman named among best of US Postal carriers; here's why
Bezos' Washington Post: Trump's Postal Service audit is actually a welcome chance for reform

April 18, 2008
Brick NJ woman named among best of US Postal carriers; here's why
How a Philly Republican could soon become key player in Trump's war with Amazon
New Jersey Man Admits Bribing Letter Carriers To Deliver Parcels Containing Marijuana
The Court Rules on the Barcode Case (again)
Postal Worker included in $25 million Trump University settlement for students of ‘sham university’
Amazon, Postal Service Are Leaving Taxpayers With Hefty Tab
President Trump's Postal Service audit is actually a welcome chance for reform
OIG: Permit and Postage Validation Refunds - Topeka, KS, Northpark Station
OIG Audit: Stamps and Meter Revenue Refunds – Bellmawr, NJ, Main Window
VIDEO: How to change the language on your USPS scanner
Don't expect the post office to stay open late for your tax return
The New USPS Reform Bill Could Shake Up Supply Chains

April 17, 2018
Tax Day
The 11 Most Controversial Stamps in U.S. History
Mail fishing is so bad in New Jersey, it's now the focus of a federal investigation
Springfield postal worker robbed while delivering mail
USPS mail carrier caught throwing package in Derby
ATF investigating fire started in Alabama post office's mail chute
Here's what happened to the Post Office on North Colley that closed
Trump Moves to Gut the Post Office
Postal employees invited to audition for ads
Postal carriers raise awareness of responsible pet ownership
Mail carrier arrested for stealing $50 gift card in Midland County, MI
Police searching Passaic River for postal employee who went missing last week
OIG: The New Normal
OIG: Transactional Mail: Implications for the Postal Service

April 16, 2018
Trump and the Post Office: Amazon Isn't the Problem
The biggest problem with the USPS is Congress
American Prospect Comment
Trump's Feud With Amazon Is Now Costing America Money
Give The Devil His Due – PAEA Brought Down The Postal Service – Both Democrats and Republicans Are
Responsible  
Pricing and the USPS-Amazon Relationship
How George Bush broke the Post Office
UK: Amazon warehouse workers pee into bottles because they are scared of punishment for taking comfort
breaks
Swallows takes over as Fairbury postmaster
VIDEO: Amazon delivery driver throws package to second story deck

April 15, 2018
Jamaica NY Postmaster blames lazy workers, unions for his office’s poor performance
Federal Employee Shortfall on Pay Narrows a Little
Average Federal Retirement Age Continues to Increase
Trump Forms Task Force to Avoid a ‘Taxpayer Funded Bailout’ of the Postal Service
POSTMEN OF THE SKIES
USPS lacks transparency when discussing post office leases

April 14, 2018
Armed suspect robs Seattle mail carrier making deliveries
Carmichael’s “Dancing Postman” Bows Out
Residents to host rally outside East Longmeadow MA Post Office
Why Stamps.com Just Dropped 10%
APWU Statement on Trump Executive Order
Senator Sanders Statement on Trump Review of Postal Service
Will Trump task force give Postal Service the reform it’s been looking for?
Armed suspect robs Seattle mail carrier making deliveries
President Trump has ordered a review of the US Postal Service's prices — and it could force Amazon to raise
Prime membership fees
NPMHU Statement On Trump Postal Task Force
OIG Audit: What Have You Experienced with the New Mixed Delivery & Collection (two-ton) Vehicles?
OIG Audit: Have Cyber Investments Improved the Postal Service’s Cyber Security Posture?

April 13, 2018
Determined to Hurt Bezos, Trump Orders the Post Office to Crack Down on Amazon
At Post Office, Amazon Isn’t the Only Big Shipper Getting Discounts
NALC statement on Trump USPS task force order
USPS Statement on Executive Order Establishing the Task Force on the United States Postal System
Trump Is Investigating the Postal Service Because of Amazon. Here's What It Could Mean For Your Business
Trump, Having Denounced Amazon’s Shipping Deal, Orders Review of Postal Service
US postal official was misled in Barclays whistleblower hunt
USPS quietly producing, selling cacheted First Day Covers
North Carolina Postal Worker Says She’s Traumatized After Dog Bite
Action taken against Fargo postal worker after getting caught tossing package
Postal carrier and firefighter hospitalized after Margate, FL house fire
APWU: Update on Contract Negotiation Preparations on April 23
NPMHU: Workers Memorial Day- April 28

April 12, 2018
Suspended Victor NY mail carrier's plea hearing postponed
Indiana mail carrier accused of not delivering thousands of pieces of mail
Valassis (aka Advo/RedPlum) buys RetailMeNot.com
3 injured in crash involving USPS truck in Miami
South Carolina Rural Mail Carrier Indicted on Mail Theft
News or Noise: Is Amazon jeopardizing the U.S. Postal Service?
Trump Is Right About Amazon
Hampden postal employees fear downsizing over loss of sorting machine
The Postal Service doesn't need more money

April 11, 2018
USPS: Centralized mail delivery system tries to streamline delivery, reduce inconsistency
Pressure to Achieve Goals Can Erode Ethics, Postal IG Says
Postal Worker Tracks Down Woman Whose Christmas Package Was Lost 20 Years Ago
Affton MO residents seeing red over issues with mail service
Amazon's Relationship With the USPS Could Help It Build Long-Term Moats
Less transparency on USPS post office leases
Henrico families say their dogs were pepper sprayed by mail carrier
Michigan Mail Carriers Get Dog Attack Training
Omaha neighbors mount cameras to catch mailbox thieves
Amazon Controversy Makes the Case for a Private-Sector US Postal Service
Is 'Cluster Box' the future of postal mail delivery?
Florida businesses victimized by mailbox vandals
Wait! Don't Kill That Magazine: 4 Ways to Rescue a Struggling Publication
Forget Snow and Rain, Washington Can Stop the Postal Service

April 10, 2018
Former Tulsa Postal Worker Sentenced For Stealing Drugs
Postal worker arrested after undelivered mail found in backyard shed in Bellmore, Long Island
USPS Could Owe Payouts to As Many As 130K Employees After Class-Action Lawsuit Final Ruling
Letter Carriers Critique 5 Vehicles Considered For Next USPS Mail Truck
Mail collection box ripped from ground, stolen in Oakland
Deputies: Man 'going crazy' smashed windshields, attacked mailman
USPS Has a Crisis to Address: A Board Vacant of Governors
Oakland mail collection box ripped from ground and stolen
Thousands of mail carriers have Amazon to thank
OIG: Knock, Knock! Robot Here!
OIG: Autonomous Mobile Robots and the Postal Service
Car crashes into Northern NY post office
Bizarre '1st Amendment Audit' at Dallas Post Office Distribution Center

April 9, 2018
Amazon ignores Trump’s attacks as it molds a business empire
'I need a hero': Rochester mail carriers are officially as heroic as we think they are
The check’s in the mail, but your neighbor parked in front of your box – is it legal?  
NALC: Retirement parity under attack
The Estate Of A Scranton Physician Agrees To Pay $625,000 To Settle False Claims Act Violations Related To
Treatment For Postal Employees
Postal Service Dedicates New Stamps Saluting STEM Education
Dog attacks decline, but more work needed, USPS says
Expert Warns of Possible Post Office Bailout
NALC Addresses New Loading and Scanning Issue
Council suggests town hall to address mail service complaints

April 8, 2018
Maryland postal worker sent to shock trauma with life-threatening injuries after crash
Trump railed against Amazon, but a law he signed could have the government paying it a lot more
FACT CHECK: Is Amazon Bankrupting the United States Postal Service?
Postal Truck Driver Identified In Annapolis Crash
Thousands of Amazon customers fired up over deactivated accounts

April 7, 2018
Woman learning to drive puts truck through wall of Rozet WY Post Office
Milwaukee Police searching for armed suspects who robbed USPS postal carrier
Box full of toys returned to USPS customer, twice
Italian postal worker found with 880 pounds of undelivered mail said he stopped deliveries because he 'wasn't
paid enough'
Deal between USPS and Amazon set to expire in October

April 6, 2018
Trump’s Advisers Have Tried to Teach Him How the Post Office Works but He Won’t Believe It
Sacramento mail theft ring held up postal carrier, feds say
Five myths about parcel shipping
Former Postal Service employee charged with stealing, destroying mail
Mail delivery problems 'systemic' in Westchester, officials say
PRC Examination of USPS Financials Show Net Operating Loss of $1.3 Billion: Liabilities weaken improvements
in liquidity
The president’s wake-up call to the Postal Service
Yes, dogs really do bite postal workers
Police seek public's help identifying suspect in alleged armed robbery at Sturbridge Post Office
IG Emphasizes Importance of Accurate Staffing At Mail Processing Centers
FBI: Everett man’s possible bomb mailings now up to 18
NALC advises all NALC activists to not volunteer to serve as a Safety Ambassador or participate in the newly
developed Safety Ambassador Program
OIG Audit: How Can Undistributed Labor Time and Cost be Better Managed in VMFs?
Thousands of Mail Carriers Have Amazon to Thank
Key West hiring carrier assistants
Mail Thief: ‘Dude, I have a magical key for all mailboxes.’

April 5, 2018
2 Pa. men moved $1.6M in meth using Postal Service in 'Operation Snail Mail'
In Ohio neighborhood, people are now delivering mail to each other after repeated USPS mixups
Drug dealer pleads guilty to bribing Buffalo letter carrier
GOP lawmaker to introduce legislation to mandate display of Trump portrait in ALL post offices
Editorial: Donald Trump's attacks on Amazon are transparently political
How Amazon has cost Trump millions
The Postal Service Is in Trouble, but Trump’s Tweets Won’t Fix It
NRP CLASS ACTION – IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED FOR INDIVIDUAL MONEY AWARDS
Louisiana Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Making Fraudulent Claims for Federal Workers’ Compensation
Benefits
Valpak sending $100 checks to consumers
The Postal Service & Amazon: Crony Capitalism Delivered to Your Door
Is Amazon Bad for the Postal Service? Or Its Savior?
Former Valier Postal Service employee accused of stealing, destroying mail
OIG Audit: What Kinds of Best Practices Could be Incorporated into the USPS Ethics Program?
North Charlotte Postal Carriers Recognized by Postmaster General
How Congress Used the Post Office to Unite the Nation
USPS Releases Annual Dog Attack City Rankings

April 4, 2018
USPS inspectors raid Long Island home, seize bags
Author of Citi Research report cited by Trump: “We never said Amazon is getting a $1.50 subsidy”
Fox News fact checks Trump, says he’s wrong
Update: Bags of undelivered mail found at Long Island home
What Trump Is Getting Wrong About the Postal Service and Amazon
Edgartown Post Office Has Surprise Delayed Opening
Talk about Fake News: How a flawed Citigroup analysis led to Trump’s bogus tweets about Amazon and the
Postal Service
Informed Delivery service gives you, and distant snoops, a glance at your mail
How the Post Office Makes Amazon a Federal Issue: QuickTake
Trump Is Right -  It Is the Amazon Washington Post
Trump can't stop ranting about Amazon's US Postal Service deal on Twitter — and there's a $2.6 billion reason
why
OIG: Credit for Disputed Voyager Card Transactions
OIG: Western Area Physical Security and Environmental Controls
A million miles and accident free for this postal worker
Residents discuss concerns of mural in Medford post office
Snail mail scam: 'I know about the secret you are keeping'
Amazon could use Whole Foods to help weather postal rate hikes
NALC: CCA back pay update
EOC finds USPS practiced disability discrimination

April 3, 2018
Former cargo employee admits to stealing mail in Guam
New Port Richey FL residents without mail delivery for six weeks
Trump, Amazon and the Post Office
Most TSP Funds Take Another Tumble in March
Trump says he’ll increase Amazon’s postage rates
Chinese Merchants Get an Even Better US Postal Office Deal Than Amazon
Amazon founder, who owns Washington Post, draws Trump’s ire
Judge Holds Bench Trial in Dispute Over Historic Post Office
Trump draws blood in feud with Amazon, Washington Post
Bernie Sanders Agrees With Trump: Amazon Has Too Much Power
OIG: Reducing Risk in Contract Extensions
OIG: Mail Processing Facilities Staffing
Local mail carrier retires after 27 years
PRC directs USPS to work on international shipping issues
'My dog won't bite.' Charlotte mail carriers know different, stats show.
Trump appears to suggest corruption on behalf of Amazon at USPS, PRC
As Trump Attacks Amazon-Postal Service Ties, He Fails To Fill Postal Governing Board
Albuquerque Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Mail Theft, Drug Trafficking, Firearms and Identity Theft Charges

April 2, 2018
Trump Campaign Used Amazon to Buy Its Office Supplies
Forbes: Trump’s wrong- “The Postal Service can’t afford to lose Amazon as a client”
Video: Russian Postal Service makes its first attempt to deliver a parcel with the use of a drone - drone crashed
PRC Directs USPS to Address Compliance Issues in FY 2017 Annual Compliance Determination
Why the Post Office Gives Amazon Special Delivery
Richmond postmaster retires after 30 years
Spring 2018 Communities and Postal Workers United Newsletter (PDF)
Changes at Kenwood PO: Turnover of entire staff leaves no 'institutional memory'
North Dakotans hope new bipartisan postal reform bill will help

April 1, 2018
Easter Sunday
Volunteer elves dig into backlog of 10,000-plus letters to Santa Claus
Man accused of assaulting postal worker dies after going into cardiac arrest, police say
A rite of spring: Air-mailing chicks across the country through the U.S. Postal Service
Postal Tracking Has Up To Eleven Scans

March 31, 2018
USPS to dedicate Peace Rose stamp
Dispute over mailman's ridicule of disabled central Pa. man ends with apology, new friendship
Trump accuses Amazon of ‘Post Office scam,’ falsely says The Post is company’s lobbyist
Even Fox News says "Trump's got it all wrong about Amazon "
Drunk driver who crashed into Mont Alto PA Post Office must pay to fix it
USPS Hatch Act Education Campaign Begins
Man caught on camera stealing from Glendale, AZ neighborhood mailboxes
Bestiality charge dismissed after former letter carrier pleads guilty to burglary
Here's Why Trump Went Postal On Amazon
Why the Postal Service doesn’t need Amazon

March 30, 2018
Good Friday
'Large Amount' Of Mail Stolen From Trio Of New Milford NJ Postal Boxes
Stamp collecting to Mister Rogers neighborhood
Corpus Christi “Porch Pirate” Pleads Guilty to Stealing Packages
Donald Trump Gets Mocked After Showing He Really Doesn’t Know What The Post Office Does
Petersburg VA mail carrier accused of dumping tubs of mail identified
Homeowner removes noose from yard after postal worker voices concern
Manhunt underway for Illinois post office robbery suspect
Woman sentenced for Randolph MS Post Office robbery
US Postal Service truck involved in crash in Maryland; 1 dead, 2 injured
NARFE reacts to the unfair proposed legislation in the Senate to reform the postal service
Retiree health premiums and postal reform
Trump’s Complaints About Amazon Have a Historical Precedent
Postal Service to Celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Amazon, Despite Trump Tweet, Buoys Postal Service
OIG: Controls Over Time and Materials and Labor Hour Contracts
OIG: Oversight of Contract Extensions
Ready Player One drone-spitting postal trucks may be real very soon
Trump escalates attack on Amazon, focusing on tax, shipping

March 29, 2018
PRC Issues FY 2017 Annual Compliance Determination
Postal IG Seeks Tighter Controls of Vehicle Expense Cards
Trump is wrong about Amazon's taxes and USPS relationship, says analyst
A Spanking-New Savior for Printed Magazines: Stormy Daniels
'I was appalled:' Mailman's ridicule of disabled central Pa. man prompts complaints to Postal Service
Trump’s postal reform plan: Less service and higher prices
President Trump's Postal Plan Similar To All Previous President's Postal Plans
Trump Vilifies Amazon, Claims It Uses Postal Service As Its ‘Delivery Boy’
Hutchins Accused Killer's Fiancee Indicted in Murder of Postal Employee
Fed posing as postal worker makes first 'dark web' bust in Lancaster County
Long Beach Island Postal Worker Saves the Day, Again
Longtime postal worker retiring in Geneseo
Trump Derides Postal Service as Amazon's 'Delivery Boy'
Trump Hates Amazon, Not Facebook
Mail fail update: Columbus post office makes changes
'Mail Lady' retires after almost three decades
Two co-workers at Virginia Mail Center each have worked for USPS over 50-years Virginia duo mark 50 years on
job Between the two of them  
Postal Service reboots retail training program
New DHL service likely to take aim at USPS Parcel Select operation

March 28, 2018
How Shyp Sunk: The Rise And Fall Of An On-Demand Startup
Postal Reform Bill Would Impact Health Insurance
Trump “obsessed” with Amazon (and its USPS deal)
Kansas postal worker charged with embezzlement
ADD YOUR VOTE: Should USPS retirees have to enroll in Medicare?
Also see Senate bill would force Postal Service retirees onto Medicare
Petersburg mail carrier accused of dumping tubs of mail identified
Statement on the FBI’s Response to Suspicious Packages Received by U.S. Government Facilities
APWU: National Reassessment Program Discriminated Against Injured Workers
OIG: Internal Controls Over Refunds for Walk-In Revenue - Carmel Mountain Postal Store, San Diego, CA

March 27, 2018
Arrest made in connection with suspicious packages sent to military bases in D.C. area
Charlotte brothers accused of attempting to kill USPS mail carrier
Thief targets mailboxes in change-of-address scam
With "Parcel Metro" service, DHL looks to be big fish in fast-growing delivery pond
Manassas post office employees tell 7 On Your Side their workplace is 'filthy'
Former U.S. Postal Service Employee from Socorro Pleads Guilty to Federal Misdemeanor Embezzlement
Charge
No closure for family of missing postal worker
President Signs Into Law FY 2018 Budget Bill - No Postal or Benefit Hits
Oppose inclusion of postal reform in year-end legislation
What You Need to Know About Postal Issues
Residents are desperate to keep their beloved Mizner Boca post office
Print and postal rate increases are kicking the print industry while it's down

March 26, 2018
U.S. Postal Service lawyers reject Lady Liberty stamp claim
Widow of NY postal worker struggling to pay bills after husband and son were killed by a drunk driver
NRP Class Action Victory against USPS
Virginia clerk found guilty of theft
Bandits are dressing up as postal workers to steal mail
When suspicious packages are found, Santa Fe police need backup
Short visits rise at Whole Foods stores with Amazon lockers
APWU Statement Regarding The Postal Service Reform Act of 2018
Mail Handlers Union Say They Proudly Support The Postal Service Reform Act of 2018
Pit bull bites mail carrier, is shot by police
$1M in fentanyl seized at post office and motel room
Letter: Retiring From USPS

March 25, 2018
Wandering package leaves Crystal River (FL) man perplexed
United Postmasters and Managers of America Applauds The Postal Reform Act of 2018
U.S. Postal Inspection Service Investigates NJ Mailbox Burglaries
OPM’s IT Systems Still Lacking Nearly Three Years After Data Breaches
Advertisement for Airmail Service
Canada: Rural and urban mail carriers rally for pay equity

March 24, 2018
Four Suspects Arrested in Connection to Sacramento Postal Carrier Robbery
Feds indict murder suspect's fiancee in road-rage slaying of Dallas USPS driver
Statement from Postmaster General Brennan on the Postal Service Reform Act of 2018
Mister Rogers Forever Stamp Dedicated
Post Office Clerk Retiring After 34 Years
Drone delivering postal services in remote regions of China
As Loveland grows, USPS delivers
Census Bureau cancels plan to use mail carriers as Census Enumerators

March 23, 2018
Post office near downtown Anchorage cuts back hours after finding people spent the night in the lobby
US Postal Service Files Patent for Backing up Data With the Blockchain
Australian government reportedly mulling $5 tax on incoming overseas parcels
Senators Carper, Moran, Heitkamp, and McCaskill  Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Stabilize & Improve Postal
Service
Two Brothers Charged With Conspiracy, Attempted Murder, And Firearm Offenses For Shooting Of Letter
Carrier
Update: Mail carrier killed when struck by own vehicle in Michigan
Greenwich Postal Carrier Stole Gift Cards In The Mail, Cops say
Large Mailers Support The Postal Reform Act of 2018
NALC lauds bipartisan effort to advance postal reform legislation
Postal pricing - Explaining how USPS sets product prices
Lafayette's lone post office on the south side to close by end of March

March 22, 2018
USPS comment on Austin bombings
USPS grappling with growth of Longmont, Carbon Valley CO
Woman dies after being pinned by postal vehicle
A happy face behind the post office counter
Postal mailboxes broken into in Marco Island, Everglades City
USPS to Celebrate 100th Anniversary  of U.S. Airmail Service
Postal Service to Dedicate Sally Ride Forever Stamp
Norwalk Postal Carrier Stole Gift Cards From Greenwich Mail
Postal worker on disability got $94,000, was in 35 motorcycle races
Snow doesn't stop mail deliveries
Los Banos gets a new postmaster
Mailbox vandals hit Omaha neighborhood
USPS grappling with growth of Longmont, Carbon Valley

March 21, 2018
USPS mail delivery problems widespread in Yonkers
Shipping carriers using caution to screen for dangerous packages
Walmart is adding FedEx Office to 500 of its stores
Austin bomber kills himself with explosive device
UN stamp designs promote universal health coverage
APWU: In Light of Austin, Texas Bombings - Stay Alert and Vigilant
Fed Ex, mail trucks involved in Wellington crash

March 20, 2018
Package believed to be bound for Austin explodes at Texas FedEx facility, police say
Baltimore Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Letter Carrier Assault
Mystery after massive 24,000 mile USPS mix-up
Former postal worker gets probation for misappropriating funds
South Carolina Post Office Still Closed Over a Year After Fire
FedEx Follows Amazon Into the Robotic Future
Georgia mail carrier saw letters piling up - She called police – and saved a man's life
Dragons Coming to a Post Office Near You!
U.S. Postal truck passing school bus in Waterbury
Annual Leave Accrual, Carry Over, and Cashing in
Authorities Are Investigating Possible Sixth Mail Bomb In Texas
OIG: Back to Work - It’s all about getting injured employees back to work.
OIG Audit: Are Safety Conditions in the Great Lakes Area Adequate or Addressed Appropriately?
$16.78/hour starting pay: Milwaukee Post Office hiring CCAs

March 19, 2018
Mail delivery problems fuel complaints in Canton MI
The Push for Privatization. The War on America’s Post Office
Austin hit by fourth explosion after police make appeal to bomber
Tripwire may have triggered latest explosion in Austin that injured 2 men
Glen Rock, NJ Post Office Box Tampered With, Letters Stolen
Spanish Postal Service testing three-wheeled E-Cargo Bikes by Bikelecing with 48V Continental system
FedEx stepping up robotics operations to take load off workers
Short Hills Letter Carriers Earn Safe Driving Awards

March 18, 2018
Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Over 1,000 Identities Using USPS Web Site
Say it ain’t snow! USPS delivers during winter’s last gasp
Postmaster general returns to roots for St. Patrick's Day

March 17, 2018
St. Patrick's Day
Famed Maine Restaurant Only Accepting Reservations by Mail
APWU Doesn’t Support USPS “Safety Ambassador” Program
Texas: 2 women including a postal employee arrested, accused of passing contraband over Smith County Jail
wall
76 accused of sexual exploitation, including postal worker, pastor
Carriers Not Happy About New Scanning and Loading Directive

March 16, 2018
New Photos of Electric Mail Truck Prototype
Man takes a selfie with every blue postal service mailbox in Seattle for absolutely no reason
DHL expands US delivery service in swipe at FedEx, UPS
Almost 70% unwilling to use Amazon Key in-home delivery
Former Minnesota mail carrier charged with mail theft
Three-Level FEHB Premium Contributions Formula Proposed
Proposed Combination of Annual, Sick Leave Would Reduce Total Time Off
Postal Service to Dedicate Mister Rogers Forever Stamp
Postal Service COO Outlines Digital Advances
OIG: How Effective is the Extra Trip Process in the Mid-Carolinas District?
"Neither snow nor rain" stops Bluefield mail carriers

March 15, 2018
Vegas postal carrier carjacker caught on surveillance
Wrongful death lawsuit filed following crash that killed letter carrier
Oahu North Shore mailboxes are bizarre. They're also pieces of art
Canada Post workers say sexual harassment ignored by management at Edmonton mail plant
PMG discusses workplace safety, mail and package volumes, and other topics in her latest “Business Focus”
video
A 40 percent postal rate increase is bad for Americans, bad for the Postal Service
Canada Post Board of Directors appoints Jessica McDonald Interim President and CEO
Random Acts of Kindness: Postal clerk's gesture brightens dreary day
OIG: How Accurate is the Postal Service’s Delayed Mail Reporting in the Great Lakes Area?

March 14, 2018
Even with insurance, USPS denies claim for woman's lost package
USPS disagreement with inspector general
Ohio neighborhood misses out on mail for 2 years due to damaged boxes
A Short History of Package Bombs
New Postmaster Hired in Hartsdale, NY - Delivery Remediation Sought
OIG: Fiscal Year 2017 Decision Analysis Report Summary


March 13, 2018
Veteran says mailman sprayed mace at 'non-violent' (Rottweiler mix) dog
The Ease of the Postal Service Makes it a Vector for Violence
USPS Recognized as 2018 Top Federal Agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities
Committee backs use of postal carriers in Census
Homeowners want USPS away from their street
Residents upset over having to travel to get their mail
Grandview residents complain of delayed mail delivery
Beam Bros. Trucking agrees to pay USPS $1 million for contract overcharges
Delivery issue in Massillon: 'I just want my mail'
$15,000 reward in Austin package blasts - package was not mailed

March 12, 2018
Austin rocked by 3rd explosion in 11 days
Austin: Police warn residents not to open suspicious packages
USPS responds to NY Times article “How to Cut Down on Unwanted Junk Mail”
USPS selling totes made from old mail bags
APWU Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee Appointed
USPS Albany Processing & Distribution Center reopens after hazmat incident
Dozens of tax returns missing after thieves break into Georgia post office mail collection box
Coming Soon to a Front Porch Near You: Package Delivery Via Drone
OIG: Recycling and Reducing Trash
UK: Great-grandmother receives horrific Mother's Day card calling her a "dirty old slut" after being defaced in
postal sorting office
Husch Blackwell Publishes Top U.S. Postal Service Suppliers for 2017 (PDF)

March 11, 2018
Suspect carjacks USPS vehicle near UNLV
USPS driver carjacked after denying ride
Game Over: Postage Rate Hikes Would Shut Down ESPN Magazine
Asbestos keeps Vallejo post office closed for two more months
Postal service vehicle found 2 miles away from where it was carjacked in Las Vegas
Package with hazardous substance injures postal workers
APWU: The National Executive Board Adopt Proclamation to Honor the Women of the APWU

March 10, 2018
Armed Suspect Robs Postal Carrier in Sacramento
California: Felon arrested after being found with "extremely large" amount of stolen mail
Amazon’s Next Mountain to Conquer: Delivery
Fire official: Box of lithium batteries explodes in Uptown Chicago post office
Thieves steal big blue mail box; bombs left in mail boxes
GAO: Are Your Online Purchases Legit?
OIG: How effective are contractual support services in meeting USPS continuous improvement program goals?
OIG: How is the Pacific Area Using and Monitoring its Fleet Specialty Cards?

March 9, 2018
Alabama Resident and Ringleader of Multi-Million Dollar Stolen Identity Tax Refund Fraud Schemes Sentenced
to 30 Years in Prison
Oakland rash of mail truck burglaries continues
Vote For Which of 5 USPS Prototypes Should Be The Next Mail Truck
USPS retirement plan deficit continues to grow
OIG: The Future of Cards and Letters
Leesburg FL residents say their mail keeps disappearing
Wisconsin woman pleads guilty to swiping mail

March 8, 2018
Florida Rural Carrier Convicted Of Federal Workers’ Compensation Fraud
Tax withholding update - USPS employees urged to use new tools
Three semi-trucks used to haul mail destroyed in fire at U.S. Postal Service complex
APWU: Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee Appointed
OIG: A New Reality: Correspondence Mail in the Digital Age
OIG: Internal Controls Over Permit Postage and Fee Refunds
Driver knocks over collection boxes at Columbia post office
Rash of thefts strikes Postal Service's blue curbside mailboxes in Twin Cities
Damaged mailboxes force residents to make long drive
Askins retires after 52 years with city post office
This might be the new USPS mail truck
This ALSO might be the next USPS mail truck
Bezos' Net Worth Continues to Soar
New USPS mail processing plant set to open soon in Portland
An Inside Look at the Black Market Marijuana Shipping Business

March 7, 2018
Judge orders Florida postal worker to repay $112K in workers comp fraud case
Transportation and Technology Contractors Lead 2017 List of Top Postal Service Suppliers
Federal Jury Convicts Two Illinois Postal Workers for Delivering Marijuana Through the Mail
Exclusive: Cash, gift cards stolen from USPS mail across LI, NJ
Postal workers plead guilty to throwing mail away
Petersburg VA residents starting get mail over a year old
Trump Administration Plans to Slash Labor Relations Board, Consolidate Power
Postal Service to Celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
OIG: Voyager Fleet Card Management - Great Lakes Area
Post Office to hire 70 in Cincinnati

March 6, 2018
Oshkosh Teams With Ford On $6-Billion USPS Mail Truck Bid
Jacksonville veteran tired of waiting for new mailbox from USPS
Are postal carriers out as potential census takers?
Petersburg, VA residents sound off over mail found in dumpster
If you thought Newman from Seinfeld is the worst mailman in New York City, think again

March 5, 2018
Illinois Statehood Forever Stamp Dedicated Today
Revolving Door: Former USPS Sales VP moves to Pitney Bowes
NY Congresswoman wants mail delivery improvements.
U.S. Postal Service Testing Plug-in Hybrid Mail Truck
FedEx Driver Seen On Surveillance Tossing Package Feet From Front Door
Letter: Be fair to retired postal workers
Should Federal Employees Decline FEGLI Option B for Supplemental Coverage?
Albuquerque postal clerk's talent takes him across the globe

March 4, 2018
Study of Local Post Offices Finds Women as Pioneer Agents
Eugene man arrested after '1st Amendment Audit' at Springfield post office  
NJ Letter carrier rescues elderly customer
Mysterious ‘device’ explodes on Austin front porch, killing man in his 40’s
Hatch Act Social Media and Email Guidance For Federal Employees
Portland thief caught on camera breaking into apartment mailboxes
USPS Responds to Regulatory Proposal
Video shows how USPS helps drive economy
APWU: Florida Postal Workers Protest Staffing Shortages

March 3, 2018
3 Sought In Robbery Of Letter Carrier In Baltimore Neighborhood
Groups Challenge Legality Of Postal Hike
'Stop blaming white people' sign causes stir N.J. post office
Fleeing Driver Crashes Into Plymouth Post Office
Meredith vows to slash circulation over proposed postal rate hike
Amazon delivery threats continue to loom over USPS

March 2, 2018
Pennsylvania: Woman says PO robbery was a failed suicide attempt
Big city growth strains rural Texas post office, frustrates residents
Chesterfield woman wants USPS held accountable after truck damaged
Man records video of postal worker throwing packages in Fort Worth
Postal Driver Robbed Of $70K At Gunpoint In South LA
Longtime Michigan postmaster retires after 42 years with U.S. Postal Service
Union Head: 'Lack Of Proper Staffing' To Blame For Westchester Mail Woes
Vast majority of mailers, by volume and revenue, come together to discourage misguided postal rate hike
proposal
Asking postal worker to deliver to nudists is un-southern
Meredith Warns PRC of Massive Magazine Cutbacks
Retiring Pueblo Midtown staffers put the service in postal

March 1, 2018
Mail Fail: Uncovering excuses with ongoing problems at Ohio post offices
Springfield MO postal carrier dons camel hat for route on “hump day”
Virginia mail carriers face federal charges for allegedly throwing mail away
Postal worker accused of stealing cell phones from mail
The 15 Most Surprising Things You Can Mail Without a Box
Postmaster Removed for Unacceptable Conduct
3 San Antonio council members team up to fight mail theft
Ohio Mail Fail: Uncovering excuses with ongoing problems at the post office
Judge dismisses USPS worker's disability retirement claim
WTF: Why Are More Postal Carriers Working on Sundays?

February 28, 2018
Postal Service denies artist’s insurance claim after commissioned painting damaged
Identity Theft Scam Targets Change-Of-Address Forms
EXCLUSIVE: FedEx’s secret deal with the NRA and the gun industry
In Joint Filing, More than 50 Mail Industry Leaders Urge Regulators to Reconsider “Dramatic” Postal Rate
Increases
Massachusetts Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges
Trump’s Social Security budget offers more work, less staff, longer waits
Nebraska woman discovers mail stolen, credit cards applied in her name
NLRB Issues Complaint Challenging Postal Service’s Refusal to Provide NPMHU with Full Information on F-1
Scheduler
Quincy Welcomes New Postmaster
Amazon to Blow Over $1 Billion on Doorbells

February 27, 2018
What's your target retirement age? 60, 65, or work-till-you drop?
Mailbox swap for disabled man takes 5 weeks
CBS 58 Investigates: Several Wisconsin postal workers fired after reports of stolen mail
USPS Inspector General Launching Investigation Into Greenburgh NY Mail Service
USPS Finally Starts Notifying You by Mail If Someone is Scanning Your Snail Mail Online
Florida nudists upset over USPS carrier who won’t deliver mail inside resort community
TSP Gets Lowest Possible Score on Information Security Audit
Video: Road rage suspect to remain in federal custody for postal worker's murder
Florida nudists upset because USPS carrier who won’t deliver mail inside resort community
Snail mail fail: Greenburgh residents making hundreds of complains about postal service
Rep. Steve Scalise says New Orleans-area mail delivery problems widespread
FedEx Says it Will Continue Offering NRA Members Discounts
Ex-Post Office supervisor gets probation for $3,000 theft

February 26, 2018
U.S. Postal Service tops public approval survey of federal agencies
Junking unwanted mail
Google Maps silently rolls out plus codes, an interesting addressing system
You’ve got mail — for now
Post Office discontinuances and suspensions: A decade in review
The post office is the ‘last mile’ in customer service
Why Are People Boycotting FedEx? This NRA Protest is Sweeping Across Twitter
Rolling Meadows tries to get post office to come back

February 25, 2018
UPDATE: USPS Reverses Ontario NY Postmaster’s “Long-Driveway” Policy
Calls to divest from NRA fall on deaf ears at FedEx
FedEx is Sticking By The NRA
Letter: Keep promise to postal workers

February 24, 2018
APWU Reaches Monetary Settlement with USPS on POStPlan Staffing Violations
Mail carrier reportedly drops mail on man’s truck
Have You Ever Had Time You Worked Disallowed or Taken Away?
USPS inspector general to probe Greenburgh mail problems
Neighbors have issues with mail in Colorado Springs neighborhood
Georgia Postal Worker Discovers She's Pregnant While Giving Birth in Car
Portland letter carrier retires after 40 years
Sal the (retired) Las Palmas mailman settles into his new life

February 23, 2018
USPS mail delivery in Ypsilanti blasted by Debbie Dingell, residents
Husband of southern Indiana postal worker who drowned delivering mail says her death was preventable
Arrest in USPS driver's killing reveals alleged motive as road rage over a hand gesture
Congresswoman says Postal Service backed out of meeting about mail delivery issues
Postal service will hire more mail carriers in Queens
Two Illinois Postal Employees Indicted for Theft and Delay of United States Mail
VIDEO: Texas USPS driver seen chunking packages over fence
USPS celebrates dazzling bioluminescent life on Forever stamps
Alabama man is a legendary, globe-trotting DJ -- and a full-time postal worker
Tom Logue, Long Beach Island Postal Worker Makes Second Save of His Distinguished Career
DataUniverse update: 2018 postal employees

February 22, 2018
Here’s why a mailman refused to deliver to San Francisco family
Wrong Turn, Right Time: Mail Carrier Helps Injured Woman
Houston USPS mail carrier caught on camera using gay slur
APWU: White House Budget for 2019 Continues Attacks on Postal and Federal Workers
Postal Service Workers Are Shouldering the Burden for Amazon
USPS spent 16 million on vanity TV show about its crime-fighting inspectors
'POSTAL DISSERVICE': Missing mail delivers an arrest to police
California postmaster connects with deaf employees
Grieving USPS worker: 'God was watching over me'
Amazon’s new threat to delivery services via the U.S. Postal Service
Flats Sequencing System continues to be a Postal Service headache

February 21, 2018
After customers complain about package throwing, NY Postmaster cuts off deliveries
Congresswoman Presses US Postal Service on Unresolved Mail Delivery Issues in Ypsilanti
Connecticut Woman Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison for Role in Postal Money Order, Auto Sales Fraud
Schemes
Investigators mum on what happened to Dallas postal worker
Trump 2019 budget USPS changes
Family, friends grieve USPS worker killed on mail route Saturday
Ontario, NY postal carrier caught on camera throwing package
Nonprofit Reduces Care Packages Sent To Military Personnel After Postal Price Hike
No Additional Jail Time For Milford Man In Attempted Burning Of Mail Truck
OIG: Care to Comment?
Postal worker killed in Dallas shooting called 'rock of the family'

February 20, 2018
CCA backpay update
Join us to fight for our freedom
NALC President Rolando walking for MDA
Police say missing southern Indiana postal worker found dead in her vehicle
White House Budget Plan Praises the TSP, Then Cuts It
Postal Worker Fatally Shot in Dallas Monday Identified
Warning from victim after Central Lubbock mail thieves are caught on camera
Busted mailboxes force Oklahoma City tenants to go without mail
Florida Postal Workers Protest Staffing Shortages
Service at Arkansas jail converts postal mail to email
What happened to the USPS?
USPS truck runs off road in Swansea

February 19, 2018
President's Day
U.S. Postal Service Driver Shot & Killed On Dallas Highway
USPS Honors Letter Carrier Who Rescued Woman on His Route
Woman threatens to ‘blow off’ head of Dayton postal worker
Postal truck slides on ice, ends up on wall
USPS conducting audit report on FSS in the Capital Metro Area

February 18, 2018
Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers
First class: the art of Post Office
Boondoggle: The FSS Goes from Bad to Worse
Thieves 'Fishing' From Stamford, CT Mail Collection Boxes, Police Say
Amazon Could Be The Nail In The U.S. Postal Service's Coffin

February 17, 2018
Three suffer smoke inhalation after small fire at Topeka Postal Service location
Amazon threat to FedEx overblown, it's the postal service that's in trouble, JP Morgan says
San Jose Hit with String of Mailbox, Mail Truck Break-Ins
Celebrating 55 years at the USPS and still going
Officials Seeking Man in Armed Robbery of Encino Post Office: $50,000 Reward Offered
NBC12 Resolves Father and Son's Forwarded Mail Mix-up
Video: Inside the dark web: How deadly drugs are being delivered by mail
Video: Dozens of tubs of mail found in Petersburg, VA dumpster
Oregon postal worker arrested for mail theft
Sen. Rob Portman: Closing the loophole that lets drug traffickers exploit the Postal Service
How UPS delivers faster using $8 headphones and code that decides when dirty trucks get cleaned

February 16, 2018
Philly Action News Investigation: Missing mail
Sonoma mailman hangs up his bag after forty years on the job
TV station resolves father and son’s mail mix-up at USPS
Officials Seeking Man in Armed Robbery of Encino Post Office; $50,000 Reward Offered
Voting by mail increases turnout, research shows
Officials Seeking Man in Armed Robbery of Encino Post Office: $50,000 Reward Offered
Unsecured server exposed thousands of FedEx and USPS customer records
Fairfield, ME USPS Contractor Sentenced to 39 Days for Stealing Postal Money Orders
Congresswoman Clarke Meets with Brooklyn Postmaster Concerning District’s Ongoing Postal Issues
President Trump orders U.S. flags flown at half-staff to honor the victims of this week’s mass shooting at
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Shipping by Amazon may cause over half of sellers to switch
OIG: Are Workshare Discounts Beneficial to the Postal Service?
OIG: Internal Controls Over Walk-In Revenue Refunds - Kissimmee, FL, Main Office
Congressman MacArthur Demands Post Office Reverse Unexpected Rate Hikes on Military Care Packages

February 15, 2018
Shipping by Amazon may cause over half of sellers to switch
Congresswoman Clarke Meets With Brooklyn Postmaster
Maine USPS Contractor Sentenced to 39 Days for Stealing Money Orders
The First African American Mail Carrier Also Fought Wolves and Bears, and Shot a Man in the Behind
Post office won't deliver direct answers about mail issues
NYC Residents Riled by Loss of Mail, Theft of Carts
Salt Lake City- home of the last USPS REC site
NALC: Fourth COLA set at $520
Congressman Clarke Meets With Brooklyn Postmaster
Residents riled by loss of mail, theft of carts
Congressman MacArthur Upset With USPS
Salt Lake USPS facility the last in US to decode poorly penned mailing addresses
Postal truck overturns in Cape Coral crash
Amazon volume not enough for Postal Service to avoid losses
Robot dogs could deliver packages
Fairfield, ME USPS Cntractor Sentenced to 39 Days for Stealing Postal Money Orders
OIG: Are Workshare Discounts Beneficial to the Postal Service?
OIG: Internal Controls Over Walk-In Revenue Refunds - Kissimmee, FL, Main Office

February 14, 2018
Valentine's Day
Columbus OH Post Office problems more widespread than initially thought
Iowa: Postal Service Blames Bad Weather for Mail Delivery Problems
OSC Issues Hatch Act Social Media Guidance, Announces Postal Worker Hatch Act Violation Over Social Media
Use at Work
Trump administration’s 2019 budget targets letter carriers and their families
Former Newark Mail Carrier Admits Accepting Bribes For Delivering Drugs
Columbus: Too many unassigned routes and not enough carriers

February 13, 2018
As Work Space, Old Post Offices Have a Timeless Allure
How to stop junk mail and save trees — and your sanity
Chelmsford native not licked yet on Jack Kerouac stamp quest
Hero Letter Carrier Helps Save Elderly Customer
5 Ways Magazine Publishers Can Maximize Postal Savings
These are the 'worst post offices' in NYC, Patch readers say
Virgin Islands delegate to Congress criticizes USPS mail delivery after hurricanes
Magazines from 1960s delivered to Maryland home
Letter containing unidentified substance mailed to Trump Jr. home
Check your mail -- it may be forwarded without your consent
USPS Executive Administrative Schedule (EAS) Annual Salary - Effective January 06, 2018

February 12, 2018
Help Find NYC's Worst Post Office
NALC statement on USPS Q1 financial report for FY 2018
Thieves steal 500 live cockroaches from mailbox
Mexico: The Postal Service Would Like to Remind You Not to Express Mail Tiger Cubs
Amazon's delivery dream is a nightmare for FedEx and UPS

February 11, 2018
Springfield firefighters knock down machinery fire at USPS bulk mail center
Michigan: Lost motorist walks 9 miles in frigid temps, is rescued by letter carrier
Postal van struck by bullets in Rochester NY
Pope's message for Italian postal service: Put people before profits
Mail stolen from two Georgia two post office delivery boxes

February 10, 2018
US Postal Service issues apology over missing mail
OPM launched surprise hit on certain federal retirees, then tried to stop watchdog’s report
What It Would Take Amazon to Become UPS or FedEx
USPS Reports Record Number of Pot-Filled Packages Leaving Colorado in 2017
Amazon's new delivery program not expected to hurt FedEx, UPS
SWA likely won't just be delivering Amazon packages
Here's why Amazon wants to start its own delivery service
OPM increased money paid to divorced spouses without warning
Postal worker retires after 42 years
Postal Service: ‘Flawed business model’ to blame for first-quarter loss

February 9, 2018
USPS reports Q1 financial results: mail declines not offset by package growth
Residents in Des Moines neighborhood haven't received their mail in a week
Amazon to Launch Delivery Service That Would Vie With FedEx, UPS
Postal worker critically injured in Roseville MI crash
Amazon to deliver Whole Foods groceries via Prime Now
Santa Rosa commissioners OK policy change for cluster mailboxes
PRC Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Minimum Contribution of Competitive Products
Zero tolerance - USPS promotes safe workplaces
Postal Service Dedicates New U.S. Flag Forever Stamp
OIG: What are the Greatest Opportunities for Improving THS Operations?

February 8, 2018
Stolen mail found down 2 storm drains on St. Augustine street
Will Congress cut federal employee benefits to help balance the budget?
Post Office Pays Bill After Car Towed From Parking Lot in Storm
Salina man indicted for allegedly misusing postal funds
Postal Service workers make their way through NY Southern Tier snow
Prairie Creek Texas gets unexpected delivery as postal truck tumbles offroad
Amazon to deliver Whole Foods groceries in two hours
The mysterious tale of the couple who keep receiving free Amazon packages
Non-profit furious over Postal Service changes that will raise cost of sending care packages to troops
USPS: New guidelines for tax withholding take effect
Postal Worker Commits Credit Card Fraud

February 7, 2018
'Help me! He has a gun': West Chester postal worker describes kidnapping
Camera catches Amazon delivery driver tossing packages
Postal worker robbed and pistol whipped at rural Mississippi post office
How the U.S. Postal Service is making it harder for you to support our troops overseas
Postal worker credited with saving woman’s life from house fire
This Subsidy for China is Dumb as a Post
Fort Wayne man marks 50 years as a postal worker
Brinson postal carrier retires after nearly four decades

February 6, 2018
Last presidentially appointed Postmaster retires
California Man Gets 12 Years for Assaulting a Mail Carrier
Postal Service supervisor pleads guilty in theft of marijuana from mailed packages
Amazon Is Getting Closer to Its Own Delivery Service
This man made over half a million dollars threatening elderly magazine subscribers
15 arrested in El Paso mail-theft ring targeting mailboxes
Mail Consultants Have A Pitch To Avoid The Trump Trap
87-year-old crashes car into Kalama Post Office
Centerville postal worker receives gold customer service award
Car Plows Into Honeoye Post Office
If Built Today, USPS Would Look Nothing Like Itself
OIG: Opioids and the Mail
APWU: MVS New Hire Salary Dispute Settled
USPS: Employee idea-sharing platform is here
USPS: Pet insurance available to employees
Postmaster General and CFO Host Media Call on U.S. Postal Service FY 2018 Quarter 1 Financial Results

February 5, 2018
How to rent a piece of history: JLL’s USPS Properties for Lease
Kansas carrier injured in rollover accident
Charles Town WV postal carrier achieves game show dream
Mailbox 'fishing' in Queens a growing problem, says Rep.
USPS recovers customer’s WWII-era mail
Union’s Boycott of Nabisco Products Made in Mexico Gains Momentum

February 4, 2018
National Postal Museum Opens Exhibition Celebrating Women’s Duty and Service in World War I
USPS Debuts New Stamps in Early 2018
Postal Service to Dedicate Mister Rogers Forever Stamp
11 People You Didn't Know Worked for the Post Office

February 3, 2018
Postal Worker Suspected of Stealing Gift Cards Put on Leave after NBC 5 Responds Report
Mail-stealing device causes street closure
UPS worker does 'chicken dance' where USPS worker threw package
Former postal worker used COA cards to steal mail
Vigil honors murdered Albuquerque mail carrier
People just figured out the USPS logo is an eagle
2 Male Turkeys Harassing Ohio Postal Carriers Euthanized

February 2, 2018
Illinois Postal Worker Suspected of Stealing $500 in Gift Cards from Suburban Grandma
Amazon fulfillment centers don't boost employment, analysis finds
St Louis: A dozen postal workers claim they were bullied at work
Bezos adds billions to his fortune as Amazon reports profits surge
30-year postal veteran turned congresswoman plays Candy Crush during State of the Union
Mail delivery in the boom days of mining

February 1, 2018
Man pleads guilty to trying to burn postal truck in Milford MI
Postal worker kidnapped at gunpoint in West Chester OH
Police, postal officials investigating break-in at Vineland NJ site
Rochester NY man recognized for 50 years of employment with Postal Service
Arrest warrants issued for two Monessen PA men who allegedly attacked a postal worker
Ex-postal worker from Lincoln NE pleads to stolen mail scam
String of Postal Truck Break-Ins in the Bay Area Continues
Revised criteria for individuals on U.S. stamps
Caught on camera: USPS driver throws package out the window
Local postmaster transitions to retirement
Strako is new USPS marketing vice president overseeing stamp program
Postal Bulletin 22486: Federal Income Tax Withholding
Postal Bulletin 22486: Federal Taxation Percentages for Supplemental Wages