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March 30, 2017
Three trailers full of parcels go up in flames in Jersey City
Two charged in large mail theft investigation in Kansas City
Ozark Post Office Damaged After One-Vehicle Accident
Mailing Industry Leaders Hit Capitol Hill Urging Support for Postal Reform
Fix proposed for Durham Post Office mural some see as offensive
Amazon's Bezos Is Now The World's Second Richest Person
Man visits all 312 Montana post offices
Clarks Summit postal carrier Anthony Fiore recognized as 'Million Mile Man'
Summary of Additional Rate Review Comments
Ohio letter carrier indicted for worker’s comp fraud
Video: San Antonio development plagued with mail theft
Drain the post office
USPS responds to op-ed by Citizens Against Government Waste
USPS Offers Souvenir Envelope Commemorating The Inauguration Of President Donald J. Trump
and Vice President Michael R. Pence
USPS Employees Asked to Report Financial Problems
Japan Post and Honda to test electric motorcycles for postal deliveries
Helping hand for German posties

March 29, 2017
After 3rd DWI arrest, some ask why Metairie mailman was still delivering letters
Stone Oak Area Plagued With Mail Theft
Doctors in North Texas wrote 18,000 prescriptions to postal employees for $28,000 pain cream
PRC Report Reveals Progress and Problems With Rate and Fee Compliance and Service
Performance
NJ postal worker stole co-workers' identities
Cable network to air documentary series on postal worker / serial killer ‘Son of Sam’
High Noon for the USPS?
Postal Service health care proposal could burden seniors, analyst says
Police: Driver hurt in crash with mail truck on Long Island
Former Louisiana Postal Carrier Pleads Guilty To Stealing Cell Phones From Mail
Probation for Illinois postal worker who used stranger's credit card
4 found with hundreds of stolen pieces of mail in Norco, sheriff says
Fix proposed for Durham post office mural some see as offensive
Idaho deputies bust up mail theft ring with nearly 400 victims
Latest postal reform bill should be returned to sender

March 28, 2017
Heated moments over future of Youngstown post office
Copperas Cove man arrested for post office box break-ins)
Metairie mailman arrested, again accused of delivering mail while intoxicated
USPS OIG: Internal Controls Over Single Drawer Accountability at (Redacted) Post Office (PDF)
Change of address coming for tiny South Jersey post office
Texas woman did not sign for certified mail found on doorstep; documents missing

March 27, 2017
Brazilian post office looking to fire up to 25,000 workers
New USPS Service Gives You a Peek Into Your Mailbox Before You Get Home
Flyer denied by Postal Service going into papers
Mail handler killed running left over mail to Charlotte
Troopers: Drunk driver caused crash that killed postal worker on I-85
APWU Weighs In on PRC Review, Calling for an End to CPI Price Cap
LLV fire in Easton MD
Former Homeland Security chief calls mailboxes a gateway for drugs
Missouri Woman Indicted for Stolen Mail, Bank Fraud, Identity Theft
The hair of the postal dog that bites
Father and Son Indicted on Federal Conspiracy Charges that Allege They Steal Cash from the U.S.
Postal Service
Video: Vandals strike at least 5 San Antonio neighborhood mailbox clusters

March 26, 2017
Amazon gives first sneak peek of its U.S. drone delivery service
Amazon Empire  
NALC: Obamacare Repeal Fails
Video: Colorado postal worker accused of faking cancer so she could use sick leave
Actor’s postal performance strikes chord
New scam tricks victims out of thousands of dollars using old con
NALC statement on Trump’s Obamacare repeal fiasco

March 25, 2017
Houston: Five post offices saved, but one still on the chopping block
Pickup truck crashes into Titusville post office
USPS Pushing PRC to Lift 10-Year Cap on Stamp Price Increases
Troopers: Drunk driver caused crash that killed postal worker in North Carolina
USPS issues new Global Forever and three cent “Strawberries” stamps
Judge finds UPS liable to New York over cigarette shipments
Surveillance video helps police nab Florida mail thieves
NY window clerk accused of stealing $1,000 money order
Post Office Named For Marvin Gaye? Congresswoman Says Let’s Get It On
North Dakota Investigation: Missing mail could come to end, arrest warrant filed
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Eight Individuals Charged In a $158 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme
When postage due stamps mean postage due hasn’t been collected
Tampa homeowner captures brazen mail theft on surveillance camera

March 24, 2017
Sears has 'substantial doubt' it can survive in face of growing online competition
Even Germany's Post Office is Building an Electric Car
Homeowner takes measures to prevent mailbox break-ins
Mailbox Bombs Blamed For Oklahoma Wildfires
Vandals hit Eagle River AK Post Office once again
Woman seeks more than $2 million in postal worker crash
NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review
APWU: Motor Vehicle Service PSE Salary Exception Agreement Reached
Postal Service Responds To The Hill Op-ed On PRC 10-Year Review
Video: 2 women to face charges in connection to Winter Garden, FL condolence card mail theft
Video: Bakersfield man faces federal charges for postal mail theft
Texas: 21 U.S. Postal Service boxes damaged, opened in Cove
OIG: Has the Postal Service established an effective Insider Threat program ?
OIG: Cost Segment 3 – Clerks and Mail Handlers
SingPost to road test three-wheel electric scooters this month

March 23, 2017
Thief breaks into more than 20 PO boxes at Copperas Cove post office
2 stabbed to death outside Stockton post office
Remembering Mike Smith, postal worker and labor stalwart
Dutiful - and very stubborn - Charlotte postman exposes mail order marijuana business
Colden couple admit to $1.2 million fraud against VA, Postal Service
Larchmont: Where's the mail?
Bankers group tells PRC to keep USPS price cap
Minnesota Man Who Sent Threatening Letter To Islamic Center Sentenced To 12 Months In Prison
Motorist claims she was injured when postal employee backed into vehicle
Video: FedEx CEO Says Amazon Is Not a Problem
FedEx Falls Short of Q3 Profit Forecasts
Protect American consumers by retaining a balanced approach to Postal rates
Mailbox bandits targeting northwest Oklahoma City neighborhoods
Virginia neighbor disgruntled that nearby home gets mail delivery, but they don’t

March 22, 2017
Rumors swirl about Jackson's downtown post office
Marijuana by Mail: Surge in Drug Deals Conducted Through USPS
Bell and Howell Introduces List of Top Direct Mail Service Providers
VIDEO: High-speed pursuit of Fort Worth mail thieves
USPS seeks an end to postage price cap
Video: Woman not getting mail says postal officials said her address in Zephyrhills, FL doesn’t exist

March 21, 2017
The Bronx: Post office customers fed up with 2 hour waits
Terminating employees with extensive FMLA and non-FMLA absences
The coconuts are in the mail: Citizens challenge proposal to close the Lihue Post Office
The cackle is leaving: Marj Hendershot retiring from USPS
Vehicle drives through front of Jasper post office
Greece: Police find 8 parcel bombs headed to EU countries
Florida postal worker under investigation for possible mail theft
eBay takes on Amazon with guaranteed 3-day shipping
Crabb named USPS VP and information security chief
Man dead after firing at mail carrier, deputy in northwest Minnesota
APWU: Postal Reform Act of 2017 Moves Forward
USPS investigating destruction of mail at Oregon PO
Tampa man gets seven years in scheme to sell stolen social security checks he obtained from a
former postal employee
Kentucky letter carrier accused of trying to meet minor for sex
OIG: Relying on Risk Models

March 20, 2017
I work at Bi-Polar Post Office
Houston's new postmaster promises to deliver - 1.2 billion pieces of mail a year
88,153 USPS Employee Records Leaked
LLV catches fire in Louisville
Mystery letter returned after 13 years
Magazine publishers group preps for USPS showdown
Springfield MO Woman Pleads Guilty to Stolen Mail, Fraud
Video: Suspect found dead after four hour standoff at North Carolina PO
Indiana postal worker charged in Highland mail thefts
OPM Says Don't Fall For a Fake Retirement Scam
On His Last Day, This Mailman Gave A 4-Year-old Aspiring Mail Carrier A Special Gift
Watchdog: How to get photos of your mail emailed to you before delivery
When the Post Office got into the banking business, these elusive stamps were in use

March 19, 2017
Finnish Postal Service Diversifying to Deliver Beer, Frozen Products and Return Recyclables
Bang-Up Job: USPS Blames New Employees for Rising Motor Vehicle Accidents
NARFE Disappointed in Committee Action on USPS Reform Legislation
"Bad Santa" Sentenced for Stealing Packages from US Mail
Following Postal Issue in Richmond, Congressman DeSaulnier Acts by Amending Postal Reform Bill
Silver stamps? Yes, Netherlands has a whole series of them

March 18, 2017
Michigan man tries to burn postal truck
Part-Time Postal Worker Steals Laptop From Business
Postal worker forged doctor's notes, faked cancer to use sick time
Mail truck caught parking in handicap spot
Stream of recent U.S. counterfeit stamps continues
Killer mailer won't get to public through the post office
Transportation Contractors Lead List of Top USPS Suppliers
Postmaster General thanks House committee for work on Postal Service Reform Act of 2017
House committee declares ‘big day’ for postal reform
Indiana postal worker charged in Highland mail thefts
Former South Carolina postal worker pleads guilty on tax charge
OIG: How can the Postal Service Enhance its Management of Software Licenses?
OIG: Congressional Inquiries — Gateway District
OIG: Fiscal Year 2016 Postal Service Selected Financial Activities and Accounting Records
House Panel Approves Postal Service Reform Act of 2017

March 17, 2017
St. Patrick's Day
Postal worker blocks driver who hit woman
Woman assaults postal worker in Austin
Judge Clears NYPD Detectives Accused of Beating Postal Worker
OPM: Don’t Fall For a Fake Retirement Scam
Video: California's only river boat mail carrier
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Three in Connection with Shooting of U.S. Mail Carrier in Texas
Indictment: Kansas Letter Carrier Stole Gift Cards from Mail
Postal Reform Measure Approved by House Oversight Committee
OIG: Do delivery units have the correct Supervisory Span of Control?

March 16, 2017
Back to work for USPS
Multiple Las Vegas neighborhoods hit with mailbox theft
Springfield mailman marries fellow postal worker
PMG: Vital need for passage of postal reform legislation
‘The Ides of Trump’ campaign could be a bonanza for the USPS
No flaking out - Postal employees persevere during March snowstorm
Robert Panara: Teacher and Pioneer of Deaf Studies to be Immortalized on a Stamp
Millions of records leaked from huge US corporate database - Including 88,153 USPS employee
records
Is it Time to Enact Postal Reform?

March 15, 2017
Delivering Cranston's mail on foot, in the storm
Postmasters, Inspectors and South Jersey Postal Customer Council Hold Seminars on Fraud
Awareness
USPS delivering on jobs in Lynn
Kauai residents mailing coconuts to help save Lihue post office
Officials investigating undelivered mail dumped in Dallas creek bed
USPS closes post offices, suspends delivery during storm
Former Alabama football player, postal worker sentenced for stealing gift cards from mail
How many first-day cancels are possible?
Man alleges he was injured in Palm Beach County collision with USPS employee
Postal Inspection Service Accepting Applications This Week - March 13-18
Postal Inspector Serves Nation On Two Fronts
Man who fought HOA over $500 mailbox and won says his mailbox was vandalized
OIG: Highway Contract Route Survey Compliance

March 14, 2017
SFS ‘caves’ shaking confidence of stamp collectors
Postal Workers Push Through Snow
Mail carrier attacked by dogs in Michigan
Chatham County Letter Carrier Wins $1 Million Prize
Ides of March: Trump might get a blizzard of postcards soon
Postal Service Weather Update - Winter Storm Stella
OIG: How Clean, Safe, and Inviting is your Pacific Area Post Office?
OIG: Examining Changes in Postal Product Costs

March 13, 2017
How 265 people are in the race to run an Antarctic post office
To avoid heart disease, walk like you're delivering mail
He used employment by the USPS for an unemployment scam
Tree crushes mail delivery truck in Brimfield Township
USPS Truck Involved in Collision
Florida Letter Carrier Convicted of Access Device Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft

March 12, 2017
Consumers wrestle with deluge of cardboard boxes from delivery services, online shopping
APWU: Final Payment of Global Settlement Remedy Agreement in Checks This Week
Black postmen were creators of black middle class
Why are greeting cards so expensive?
Women in the Postal Service and Philately
Final Payment of 1.6.b Global Settlement Remedy Agreement in Checks this Week
Napa's old post office sold for $2 million for a hotel

March 11, 2017
Taylor ends mail delivery career after 45 years
Thieves go 'postal,' cracking the locks on several WNC drop boxes
Mail theft concerns prompt hiring of more Postal Inspectors
Video: Additional postal inspectors come to Albuquerque to help combat mail theft
Michigan man admits to postal scam - He placed priority-mail stickers on first-class parcels
Locking mailboxes to come in all new Fremont, CA residences
OIG: How can the Postal Service Improve In-Office Cost System Data?

March 10, 2017
Van smashes into Bluff Dale Post Office
Locking mailboxes to be required in Fremont
Collection Mail Box Torched in Alabama
Residents upset post office will not deliver mail to broken mailbox
Camden: USPS Supervisor Accused of Stealing More Than $15,000
Union-Busting House Bill Would Silence the Voice of Workers, AFGE Says
Autonomous Delivery Robots to Hit Virginia's Streets
Wisconsin postal worker charged with mail theft
Crash seriously injures mail carrier in Delaware
Tractor-Trailer Rolls Over Carrying Mail on I-81 Off-Ramp in Cicero NY
This Man Is Trying To Photograph Every Postbox In Britain
Mail trap found inside box outside Turlock CA post office, police report
Video: A Close Look At The ‘One-Cent Magenta’ Stamp Worth Nearly $10 Million
From ‘postal’ to productive: How USPS became a leading EEO claims service provider
$10,000 reward offered for information about Athens, AL postal fire

March 9, 2017
WF mailman caught on tape tossing a package
'Informed Delivery' lets USPS customers see their mail ahead of delivery
Letter carrier receives 50-year service pin
Ex-postal worker with prior felony convictions to be sentenced in Norfolk for stealing mail
Neighbors say street parking is being overtaken by mail trucks
Attention U.S. Postal Workers: Do you have a story to tell? The Postal Tales Project
Teen Arrested for Shooting at Postal Worker in SW Miami-Dade
Safety and service: PMG updates employees in latest video
Congress’ Plan to Tax Your Health Benefits
Video: Father-Son Team Accused Of Organizing Extensive Mail-Truck Robbery Ring
Hiring Custodians in Des Moines Post Offices
Video: Livermore Maine man claims mail disappeared from P.O. Box
National Dog Bite Prevention Week has moved to April 9-15
Former Texas Postal Employee Convicted of Soliciting Bribes During Election
Missouri Postal Contract Employee Indicted for Stealing Mail
Federal Case Charges San Bernardino County Father and Son in Conspiracy to Steal Cash from the
U.S. Postal Service

March 8, 2017
Town breathes a sigh of relief as post office reopens
Grand Islanders speak out about post office proposal
Former postal worker pleads guilty to accepting bribe in exchange for addresses of ballot recipients
Storm Destroys Arkansas Post Office
‘Worst to First’: How the U.S. Postal Service Cleaned Up Employee Discrimination Complaints
Missouri Postal Contract Employee Indicted for Stealing Mail
Federal Case Charges California Father and Son in Conspiracy to Steal Cash from USPS
Elgin, IL letter carrier beats the odds to walk
In Our Amazon-Addicted Culture, the Postman Is King
Things aren’t that bad for the Postal Service
U.S. Rep E. Stefanik urges U.S. Postal Service to restore delivery standards

March 7, 2017
USPS hiring to improve service in Watertown and Waltham
Southern California: Postal thieves becoming more brazen, USPS trucks robbed
Former customs officer gets 3 years for stealing checks from Torrance postal facility
Pennsylvania Window Clerk Charged With Theft Of Postal Funds
Former Postal Employee Convicted at Trial in Scheme to Defraud Worker’s Compensation Program
Postal Service Issues New Forever Stamps at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and
Museum
OIG: Non-Career Employee Background Screening in the Los Angeles District
Postal Service truck topples into ditch in Michigan
OIG: Keeping it Fresh

March 6, 2017
Postlandia: Alaska by Post Office: The Crooked Runway
Alaska's Floating Post Office and the Town Under One Roof
How reforms could turn USPS into threat for UPS and FedEx
Mailboxes in Parker neighborhood overrun with poop, mailman threatens to stop delivering mail
Queens man slashes 49-year-old postal worker in face
USPS Employees Urged To Make The Most Of Their Benefits
USPS Promotes Fraud Awareness
Canada Post letter carrier  injured in beating
OIG: How can the Postal Service Improve Oversight of Contract Officers' Representatives?

March 5, 2017
Doug Moose retires after 32 years with Albemarle Post Office
How an army of postmen is turning China's rural stores into the world's largest retail network
Portrait of a Postman: Nanticoke’s Joe Lloyd delivered mail, touched lives
Postal Service can’t ignore Grand Island's concerns
Pot Mail Intercepts 18 Percent Higher Last Year

March 4, 2017
El Paso: Police Investigate Large-Scale Mailbox Thefts
Postal Worker Wraps Up Decades-Long Career
Polk County Mailman Charged With Bestiality With Dog on Route
They're hauling the mail again in Winthrop, Maine
Video: U.S. Postal Service put to test in Charlotte
Winthrop residents thankful for salvaged mail after post office fire
Lance Armstrong pokes fun at U.S. Postal Service on Instagram

March 3, 2017
Minnesota postmaster faked work injuries, collected $275K while off the job
Crisis in the Mail: Fixing a Broken International Package System
Lance Armstrong Hit With Additional Postage for Package
Video captures mail carrier running over trash bins
Woman disappears on way to Detroit post office
Eight Arrested For 'Fishing' Mail From Bronx Mailboxes As Part Of Bank Fraud Conspiracy
Iowa: Postal employee pleads guilty to stealing items from mail
Video: Second suspect in San Antonio postal worker shooting denied bond
Video: Neighbor Steals Mail, Then Steals $10k
Video: Postal Worker Shot At After Startling Would-Be Burglars
Postal Service responds to David Williams of Taxpayers Protection Alliance

March 2, 2017
Missing packages cause headaches for Tomball residents
Mailbox thefts at apartment complex done by neighbors
The Postal Museum is easy to overlook but definitely delivers
Getting the Mail to Your Home is Way More Complex Than You Might Think
Report: Postal carrier shot at in Southwest Miami-Dade
USPS IG report details possible mismanagement at Kansas City Stamp Fulfillment Services center
Pennsylvania Postal Worker Charged with Stealing Cash from a Greeting Card
Video: Coldspring, TX post office to be renamed in honor of slain rural mail carrier
USPS Mailbox Monopoly and Postal Policy Explorations Continue

March 1, 2017
Clawson families say goodbye as mail carrier walks route for the last time
Debt-plagued USPS eyes bipartisan bill to solve woes
Woman battles with Postal Service after mail truck hits her car
Postal problems in Gretna have neighbors delivering mail to each other
Baton Rouge: Two young men wanted after USPS carrier robbed at gunpoint
Retrofitted Mailboxes That Thwart 'Fishing' Scams Installed in Upper Manhattan
Catalog mailers group says postal reform measure can make a difference
Maine post office fire called accidental
Video: School surprises letter carrier on birthday
Evanston aldermen complain about mail service
Nebraska Statehood Forever Stamp Issued Today

February 28, 2017
SF: Mail Thieves Taking Money From Cards
Woman says package missing after postal worker dropped if off at wrong address
Improper Billing of FEHB, Medicare Leads to $750,000 Settlement
Lexington, SC mayor in crash with postal vehicle

February 27, 2017
Postal Service Helps Military Members Celebrate Fat Tuesday
Postal Service Special Events Highlight African-American Heritage
Winthrop post office to be torn down following fire
Adoptive father, a retired postal employee, lost home after son’s alleged thefts
Semi hauling mail catches fire in Indiana
Passion for the post office: Two employees on why they love what they do
Bamboozled: Have a mailbox? See the scary 'identity takeover' that could happen to you
Korean postal workers being worked to death in 'kwarosa'
Dutch postal service to cut another 2,000 jobs
Rolando: The USPS isn't 'in decline' - far from it
Turnover Rising Among Non-Career Postal Employees (60% for CCAs)
Should the USPS Be Free to Set Postage Rates?
The United States Postal Service isn’t ‘in decline’ – far from it

February 26, 2017
Delivery comes 7 years late, still intact
Dead Tree Edition: Turnover Rising Among Non-Career Postal Workers
Plow 1, Mailbox 0
Earnings Statement Redesign of Leave Sections

February 25, 2017
VIDEO: What does it take to be a postal carrier?
Mail mix-up leaves Memphis woman searching for answers
Former PMG Bailar, in 1976 speech, predicted troubles ahead for USPS
Early Risers: USPS Distribution Clerks
Elderly man killed by postal truck in NYC
Georgia postal carrier arrested on route for possession of cocaine
USPS offers $10K reward for fraud scheme conviction
Oklahoma City neighborhood on high alert after mail thefts
More counterfeit United States stamps surface
Michigan postal employee admits theft after Veterans Affairs reports missing medication
Washington, D.C. Postal Employee Recognized For 50 Years Of Service
OIG Audit Asks: Is the Postal Service Accurately Reporting Delayed Mail?
Postal worker in Monson finds strange substance on mail
UPS plans major sorting facility in Salt Lake City

February 24, 2017
Second-generation mail carrier delivers over 2,000 letters daily
Stamps.com, Zazzle lodge complaints against proposed USPS rules for computer-generated stamps
Mailman stops delivering to street where dogs attacked him
Former Postmaster General Benjamin Franklin Bailar Dies at Age 82
USPS Locates and Delivers Missing SNES Games
Former USPS Worker Joins Carrier Hall of Shame With Mail Hoard Dating Back to 2000
FedEx, USPS Extend Air Express Contract Through 2024
Reward offered for information on Iowa postal burglaries
Police find more alleged victims in Nebraska postal worker's scam
No FMLA Bias in Termination of Letter Carrier, 1st Circuit Rules
Reminder- Spouses Have a Say in TSP Withdrawals
Video: Infamous Denver mailbox has to be moved AGAIN
Suspect in Texas postal worker shooting to be held without bond
Video: Winthrop, ME residents discover if mail survived post office fire

February 23, 2017
Closing Missouri Contract Post Office Is 'Unjust And Unfair,' Alderman Says
Former Rochester mail worker charged with stealing smartphones
Postal Service apologizes for losing over a month's worth of Va. man's mail
Cincinnati: USPS Hiring Hundreds of Local Mail Carriers
USPS Employees Database Updated 2017
Mail recovery begins at Winthrop post office destroyed by fire
Maryville family upset postal worker sprayed fenced-in dog (bear spray?)
Postal carrier hid 'dump truck loads' of undelivered mail
The Last Frontier: Alaska by Post Office
Australia Post CEO Ahmed Fahour resigns after salary furor
Postal Service & FedEx Renew Contract
Congress should acknowledge Post Service's value in efforts to reform
The story behind a postal card offering a reward for a missing wife
Damaged mailbox leaves disabled vet feeling plowed over
eBay Creates Petition to Keep Postage Prices Low

February 22, 2017
USPS Explains the Postage Pricing Review
Facing lawsuit, Armstrong says he loved wearing 'Postal'
Life-saving medicines go missing, problem lies with post office
UPS Tries Arming Its Brown-Clad Drivers With an Octocopter Drone
Postal Truck Goes Topsy-Turvy
Fire Destroys Winthrop Post Office
How Sears and Montgomery Ward Changed American Shipping
Mailman fired for losing license over DUI can't get unemployment comp, Pa. court rules
Postal Annex owner in San Diego County charged with packaging, shipping drugs for Mexican
trafficker

February 21, 2017
Guam: Postal employee pleads guilty in meth case
Spartan Motors Utilimaster Seeks Withdrawal From USPS NGDV Program as Body Builder
An ongoing fight against mail theft, residents fight back and U.S. Postal Inspectors ramp up staff
JFK commemorative stamp a career feat for Fishkill NY photographer
Trump bobbleheads? MAGA hats? Federal workers grapple with the era of Trump
OIG: B2C Growing Pains
UPS tests show delivery drones still need work
Checking out the mail

February 20, 2017
President's Day
Staunton man killed in crash with postal truck
Postal Reform Bill Not Ready to Deliver
Flag coil from 2016 found lacking die cuts and color
Amazon lowers its free shipping threshold to counter Walmart
Dimondstein: A vibrant Postal Service is vital
Forever Stamp Commemorating JFK’s  Birth Centennial Dedicated Today
Louisiana woman alleges she was injured in accident with USPS employee
A big day in the history of the United States Postal Service

February 19, 2017
Vintage Photos of the Post Office in Its Prime
Statesville postal workers honored for safe driving
Colorado post office lobbies become magnet for homeless
Motorcyclist Dead After Collision with Mail Truck in Virginia
Video: Retired Postal Employee Has Net Worth Of $2 Million
Why UPS trucks (almost) never turn left
Postal Reform Bill Not Ready to Deliver

February 18, 2017
Statesville postal workers honored for safe driving
More Richmond mail carriers accuse USPS of unfair labor practices
Colorado post office lobbies become magnet for homeless
Movement targets closure of Lihue USPS branch
Washington Post Gets It Wrong About USPS
Woman chases thief caught stealing her mail on camera
Career Mail Handlers Scheduled to Receive Second of Seven Possible Cost-of-Living Adjustments
JFK Forever Stamp to be Dedicated on Presidents Day
Police: Arkansas worker, accomplice faked robbery to steal $16,000 in money orders, cash
More Mail on Saturday? There's a Reason for That

February 17, 2017
The Robbery Turned Mail Heist That Triggered a Manhunt at North Star Mall
Package thief confronted by postal carrier
Mail truck runs over family dog
Bronx residents left without mailboxes as Postal Service cracks down on 'mailbox fishing'
House bill seeks to expand appeal rights for Postal Service management
Will Trump sign postal reform legislation?
Wisconsin rural carrier sentenced for mail theft
Video: Trio accused in Texas postal worker shooting appears in court
Postal Service Honors Fashion Icon Oscar de la Renta
Mail Handlers: Wage Increase To Be Implemented Saturday February 18
Driver Crashes Into Postal Truck Flees Scene In Warren, NJ

February 16, 2017
Brooklyn mailman mugger caught
Morgan Stanley puts Amazon Prime subscribers at 65 million
SUV crashes into Shrewsbury post office
Car crashes through wall of Bingville Post Office
San Antonio: Three suspects arrested in shooting of postal worker
Vernon Postal Worker Arrested on DUI
Chaffetz discussed postal legislation with Trump
Nearly 300 in Richmond join lawsuit against USPS over time card manipulation
Video: Tulsa Family Says Mail Theft Led To Identify Theft
Texas postal worker recovering after shooting
Arkansas: Postal Worker Misleads Investigators in Armed Robbery
Video: Bottles of Alcohol Found in Postal Worker's Vehicle in Vernon, CT
APWU: Significant COLA Increase
Loss of Albion Post Office by fire affects more than 500 residents
Three shipping firms driving substantial gains in Postal Service’s package business
USPS: Informed Delivery Begins Expansion
Former Cleveland mail carriers sentenced in marijuana delivery scheme
Video: Bluetown, TX Residents Fed Up with Mailbox Damage
Federal Warrants Filed in Massive Beaumont Mail Theft Case

February 15, 2017
Petaluma Great Dane to be euthanized after postal worker attack
Doorbell camera records postal service carrier dropping, kicking package
Why Mike Nodine Supports H.R. 756
OIG publishes report on international postal price regulation
Oroville Dam evacuations impact mail delivery
Lincoln postal worker arrested for changing addresses, using credit cards
USPS probing Wisconsin drug thefts
Post Your Concerns And Suggestions Relating to H.R. 756, Postal Service Reform Act of 2017
Two arrested for holding up mailman, taking off with his keys in Bay Ridge
Lottery Luck Gives Retired Postal Worker A Special Delivery
2015-2018 APWU Contract Available to Order

February 14, 2017
Valentine's Day
VIDEO: APWU President Guffey Testifying in 2013: Unions Have Been Planning Medicare Move for
Years
Washington Post: The Postal Service needs more than a Band-Aid
Video: Austin cases highlight thefts inside U.S. Postal Service
Video: ‘Whistleblower’ claims diesel rebate scheme defrauded USPS of millions
Brooklyn: Robber steals postman's 'master key'
Video: Former FBI Informant Claims Pilot Flying J Swindled the Postal Service Out Of Untold Sums In
Promised Fuel Rebates
U.S. Postal Service lost father’s remains

February 13, 2017
4 hurt when vehicle crashes into Crossville post office
Video shows postal worker stuffing mail down sweatpants
U.S. postal worker's life saved by passing cyclists
The long history of counterfeit U.S. stamps
Postal reform may be at hand
Police officers rescue elderly couple as fire destroys Albion post office
NARFE Strongly Opposes H.R. 756: "Unfairly places burden of fixing Postal finances on the backs of
postal retirees" (PDF)
Stidman: Postal Unions Supporting Bill to Improve Their Ability to Sell Health Plans

February 12, 2017
The town with the world's most romantic postmark
Mail carrier shot, car stolen in Spring Branch, Texas
NALC was "instrumental in developing" legislation that would create separate FEHBP pool for
postal employees (PDF)
NALC Chief of Staff: "These reforms require sacrifices by our members, but we can support them"
(PDF)
Video: 4-alarm fire destroys Rhode Island post office
Canton, PA Woman Charged With Misappropriation Of Postal Funds
Postal reform update: A changed political landscape requires a new strategy
Mail Handlers Ratify New Contract

February 11, 2017
New postmaster sworn in at Blue Lake
Linn's: USPS reports $1.1 billion profit, $522 million in 'controllable income' for first quarter
Counterfeit 2015 U.S. Love stamps discovered
Lexington KY Fire Department to Recognize Letter Carrier
Video: Package Mailed To Dying Father Was Lost In The Mail - Now Returned To Daughter 7 Years
Later

February 10, 2017
Veteran said he was asked to leave post office because he didn't have his service dog's ID
Mail truck overturns in 2-car accident
USPS warns defection of three key customers could hurt package business
U.S. Postal Service says it lost $200 million over holiday season
Postal Union Bosses Forced to Return $1.1 Million Stolen From Rank-and-File
PMG to Congress (and customers): Trust us
While many stay home, postal carriers still working their routes during storm
Snow day? No way! Not if you're a postal worker
Michigan postal worker took cash, gift cards from mail, indictment says
Canada Postal Union Works to Hold Liberals to Door-to-Door Delivery Promise
New Bedford postal service workers were called off routes early

February 9, 2017
Alisa Calvert is Moberly's first woman postmaster
Piles of undelivered mail dumped on porch of abandoned home in D.C.
South Dennis post office seriously damaged after hit-and-run crash
NALC's Shocking Reversal on Centralized and Curbside Delivery
Mail theft victim sparks probe by postal service
California postal worker suffers major injuries in head-on collision
USPS Reports Fiscal Year 2017 First Quarter Results
Postal carrier honored for helping severely injured man on his route in northwest Omaha
Postal Service reports $200M loss, despite increase in package delivery
U.S. Postal Service Reports Fiscal Year 2017 First Quarter Results
USPS Employees invited to audition for TV ads

February 8, 2017
Community mailboxes broken, no mail for seven weeks
Postal worker, 80, sorts her last letter
Revealed: Australia's mail chief paid $4.3 million last year
APWU calls postal reform bill “a positive step forward”
Four postal unions back postal reform bill
Pennsylvania PMR Charged With Misappropriation Of Postal Funds
Minnesota: Longtime mail carrier misses interactions with residents
PMG testifies on postal reform legislation
Postal reform legislation continues momentum with union support
USPS notified UPMA in December 2016 of its intention to expand eligibility for smartphones to all
EAS-18-and-above exempt Postmasters
Could a chief innovation officer help the ailing U.S. Postal Service?

February 7, 2017
House Postal Reform Hearing Today
Balboa Island post office manager gets a hearty retirement send-off
Ridge working on bill to fix postal loophole preventing drug shipments from foreign countries
Burkey leaves postal service after 34 years
Witness List Includes Brennan, Taub and Rolando for House Committee Hearing on Postal Reform in
the 115th Congress this Tuesday
USPS rules could impact computer-vended stamps
USPS tells tiny Massachusetts town with 4 ZIP codes "It’s ‘complicated"
Postal Service finances ‘very serious but solvable’ as bipartisan action develops
Detailed Summary of the Oversight Committee Postal Reform bill
Florida mail dumper sentenced to 3 years probation
Man accuses federal government of negligence after accident with USPS employee
NAPS supports House Oversight Committee’s postal reform bill
PMG supports bi-partisan postal reform bill
Rip-Off Alert: Alert postal workers save Army veteran from jackpot scam
Testimony and Videos From Today’s Hearing On HR 756 Postal Service Reform Act of 2017
Coalition Letter Opposing the Postal Service Reform Act (H.R. 756)
Summary: The Postal Service Reform Act of 2017
Rolando Says Forcing Postal Retirees Into Medicare Is A Good Thing
Canton Woman Charged With Misappropriation Of Postal Funds
Augusta, ME Woman Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail
Man jailed on fraud charges after impersonating postal worker in Orion Township
Postal Worker Blames Amazon for Slowing the Mail

February 6, 2017
Amazon's Super Bowl ad features a Prime Air drone delivery
Mailman takes a break from delivering packages to do donuts
Have you hugged your postman today?
Trump civil service “reforms” could include outlawing federal employee unions
Bakersfield police investigate a suspected robbery of a postal worker
USPS statement on H.R. 756, Postal Service Reform Act of 2017
Postal Supervisors Supports H.R. 756, Postal Reform Act of 2017
Reforming USPS - House committee introduces bill
Rolando to testify Tuesday on Capitol Hill Tuesday
The Postal Service is a success. Here's what Congress can do to make it better
ARE AMAZON PACKAGES DELAYING YOUR MAIL?
Scott Walker spoke with White House about taking Act 10 to Washington
OIG: Certainty Beats Speed
Memphis Man Arrested On Multiple Charges Including Robbing Two Letter Carriers
Augusta woman sentenced in mail theft

February 5, 2017
Mail Handlers President Says If Postal Reform Bill Is Passed The Postal Service’s Financial Future
Will Be More Secure
Milwaukee: SUV crashes into post office
'We are upset': Strongstown post office closes abruptly
Carper Requests GSA IG Review of Trump’s Old Post Office Building Lease
USPS celebrates WPA Posters on new forever stamp booklet
House Oversight Committee to hold hearing on postal “reform” Tuesday
FedEx to Use Self-Driving Trucks, Robots And Alexa To Make Deliveries Easier

February 4, 2017
Memphis: Neighbors tired of mail mess ups
Jacksonville couple blames post office for losing their immigration card
Postal worker makes final delivery after 56 years
Residents of Pennsylvania town upset as USPS abruptly closes their post office

February 3, 2017
Amazon stock dips as revenue disappoints
Amazon increasingly wants to be its own deliveryman
Johnstown postal carrier honored for helping save two from burning home
USPS investigating alleged dog-kicking incident
A special delivery at a San Diego post office
USPS not delivering to some residents in Bonaire neighborhood
Memphis: Suspect arrested in robbery of USPS mail carriers
Sioux City Post Office employee charged with stealing cash, gift cards
Also see: An Iowa man has pleaded not guilty to accusations that he stole mail while working for the
U.S.
76,000 Postal Retirees Will Get The Shaft While Large Mailers Say Pass The Postal Reform Bill
Video: USPS won't deliver cancer patient's medication because of snow berms and ice
Video: Postal Worker Honored for 50 Years of Service
Video: 2 Investigators: Did Postal Carrier Tip Off Burglars?
In an Age of Cybercrime, Low-Tech Thieves Target Mailboxes
Fundraiser Launched For Children Of Postal Carrier Killed In Lincoln Square

February 2, 2017
Nyack mail carrier retiring after 38 years
UK: Post office faces legal battle with 200 sub-postmasters accused of fraud and theft
Locked mailboxes didn't deter thieves
'Vibrant' postal carrier killed on job in freak Lincoln Square accident
Mailing Industry Offers Support for Postal Reform Act of 2017
Catalog Mailers Back House Oversight Committee’s New Postal Reform Bill
Couple found dead after letter carrier finds suicide note in mailbox
January's TSP continues on hot streak with all-positive returns
Federal workers turn to encryption to thwart Trump
Women’s and civil rights legend Dorothy Height honored with Forever stamp
Florida Letter Carrier Convicted of Dumping Mail
For UPS, e-commerce has become the tail that wags the big dog
NALC and APWU Statements Regarding Postal Reform Bill
Postal Service announces plan to sell historic Richmond CA post office
OIG: Accuracy of Grievance Settlement Payments
OIG: Use of the Run Plan Generator
Mail Cover: Law Enforcement Can Track Your Mail

February 1, 2017
Post office 'mishap' cost woman $200 until ABC News 4 got involved
Bexley, Harrison residents push for solution to postal problems
OMB Says USPS is Exempt From Federal Hiring Freeze
PMG and CFO Will Hold Media Call on First Quarter Financial Results on Feb. 9
Florida letter carrier accused of stealing mail
Bi-partisan postal reform bill introduced in the House
NARFE Urges Opposition to House Postal Reform Bill - Leave 76,000 Postal Retirees Benefits Intact
OIG: Is USPS Effectively Reporting Highway Contract Route Irregularities?

January 31, 2017
North Falmouth Post Office Celebrates 200 Years of Service
Roanoke: January mailbag is full of complaints - about mail
St. Louis: Ditched mail found in abandoned building
Inspectors investigating thefts from blue USPS mailboxes south of Denver
White House says LGBT protections for federal workers will remain
To resist or not, the federal employees’ dilemma
Video: USPS offers up to $50K to identify suspect that robbed and assaulted two Memphis carriers
Video: Woman's computer held hostage by fake USPS email scam
There is still time to vote for your favorite 2016 U.S. stamps

January 30, 2017
Man overcomes stroke, keeps walking route
Slow mail delivery riles Norton residents
Rural carrier recovers after crash
Rural carrier reports large scale mail theft incident in Sunny Valley area
Goodbye Mailed Social Security Paper Statements…Again
President Trump's Executive Order Relating to a Government-Wide Hiring Freeze
Inspection Service cracks down on mail theft
What postal increases mean for SMBs

January 29, 2017
Meet the Priority Mail Precious Cargo Box
FedEx is backing driver who saved American flag from burning
Memphis mail carrier assaulted, robbed while on the job
Postal worker killed after car crashes into Chicago car wash
Police, USPS probe return address drug scheme in Massachusetts town
USPS responds to more Steve Pociask inaccuracies
USPS Offering $50K Reward For Memphis Robbery Suspect

January 28, 2017
Vehicle crashes into Skokie post office
FEEL GOOD FRIDAY: We surprise over 60 mail carriers with breakfast
USPS responds to Townhall.com 'swamp draining' blog
USPS Could Tackle Food Insecurity
White House Throws Weight Behind Cutting Feds' Retirement, Health Benefits
Mail theft trend prompts USPS to change mailbox locks
Video: Mail carrier saves woman’s life in fatal Oklahoma City house fire
USPS releases new US flag stamp
USPS ASM Revision: Employee Participation in Community Service Activities
Uncle Sam’s hat is returning to U.S. stamps in 2017

January 27, 2017
Rolando: A national treasure: The U.S. Postal Service
Interactions with nudist leads postal carrier to make complaint
Postal worker assaulted, robbed of mail by 2 men in Georgetown neighborhood in D.C.
Dillon, Silverthorne post offices see major delays due to staffing shortage, high mail volumes
Trump calls for “dramatic” cuts to feds’ retirement, health benefits
Could Trump Freeze Spell Bad News for Online Sellers?
Share of U.S. Workers in Unions Falls to Lowest Level on Record
White House Calls For Cutting Retirement and Health Benefits Of Fed Future Hires
USPS responds to Townhall.com blog by Brian McNicoll
There’s so much snow in Summit County, CO that they can’t deliver the mail
Rolando: What You May Not Know About the U.S. Postal Service
Increasing Stamp Prices Distracts From Critical Systemic Reforms

January 26, 2017
Industry Groups Seek Changes to Postal Regulatory Commission Rate Making Process
Driver Leaves Hole in Granite Falls Post Office Wall
USPS mulls consolidating Lihue operations
Royal Mail to honour David Bowie with a set of 10 Special Stamps
Postal Service investigating accident involving 8-year-old hit by van
USPS should support, not impede, American small business growth
USPS is questioning whether it should be covered by President Donald Trump’s federal hiring
freeze

January 25, 2017
Montana bill would allow firearms on post office property
Postal worker accused of stealing lingerie, other items from the mail
NAPS: USPS has “reached out” to Trump regime on hiring freeze
NALC tells members Trump freeze shouldn’t affect CCA conversions
Las Vegas Woman Pleads Guilty To Possessing Stolen Mail And Counterfeiting
USPS HQ's Says Past Executive Orders That Included A Hiring Freeze Did Not Apply To USPS
OIG: Is the Margaret L. Sellers P&DC correctly processing undeliverable bulk business mail?
PRC: Postal Service Active Employees Statistical Summary

January 24, 2017
Postal worker threatens boss with steak knife, police say
Has the US federal workforce really dramatically increased?
Postal worker: Dog didn't just bite me, he attacked me
USPS ET alleges harassment, discrimination because of condition
Federal Hiring Freeze Update: No Exception for USPS? (PDF)
Wyoming letter carrier gets year in prison for stealing from the mail
Clearwater postal clerk smears bananas on cars at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate
NALC on twitter: “…freeze should not extend to USPS…[we’re] working to ensure that it does not.”
In a community of million-dollar homes, a fight over a $500 mailbox ends in court
Trump’s Hiring Freeze is Based on a Lie
Update: No exception for USPS in Trump hiring freeze order
Michigan letter carrier gets year in prison for stealing from the mail
Florida: USPS employee alleges harassment, discrimination because of medical condition
NY Duo Admits Stealing $20K Using Doctored Money Orders
Video: Mail theft ring investigation zeroing in on south Austin
First Cloud-Based Solution Certified by United States Postal Service for Full-Service Mail

January 23, 2017
Bee Springs Post Office Robbed at Gunpoint
8-year-old struck by postal van in Ann Arbor on Sunday evening
USPS Exceeded Holiday-Shopping Delivery Projection
Woman starts Change.org petition asking USPS to make changes to decrease mail theft
Trump freezes hiring of all federal employees “except the military”
Update: No exception for USPS in Trump hiring freeze order
APWU members were among the millions who participated in the Women’s March
New Congress, New President – Same Results? The Gloomy Outlook for Postal Reform
USPS numbers add up to busy season
Vancouver stamp collectors reap benefits of unique Canada Post stamp machine
FERS OVERPAYMENT RULE
Rolando: USPS is an 'American treasure'
Former postman 'inspired' by letters from across country
OIG: No Pipe Dream

January 22, 2017
Farley post office's abandoned quarters explored in new exhibition
Two New York Men Plead Guilty To Grand Larceny - Scheme Involved Doctored USPS Money Orders
Bee Springs, KY Post Office robbed at gunpoint
Bishopville, SC post office fire suspicious; 2nd blaze set near
Postal Service Should Not Be Left Out of Swamp Draining
Mail theft on the rise in all of Southern California
Bronx residents without mailboxes following spike in mail theft
Reading between the lines of the latest postal service audit on Roanoke consolidation
Forever Stamps Will Cost More Starting Sunday

January 21, 2017
Wreck sends SUV into side of downtown Waco post office
Feds to play hardball with mail thieves
Residents without mail for months due to broken mailboxes
Prescription pills popping up in Massachudsetts town's mailboxes
Video: Wisconsin Postal Worker Admits to Stealing Prescription Medications From Mail
Video: Feds team up with state, local agencies to crack down on mail thieves
Rapid City Man Found Guilty of Seven Counts of Mail Embezzlement and Theft
Lethal opioids from China getting to U.S. courtesy of Postal Service

January 20, 2017
Parcels pick up: Bemidji Post Office sees increased workload
Brexit means less junk mail for Royal Mail
Virginia Beach Residents Concerned About Mail Mess
Nonprofit Mailers Seek More Data From USPS
Dayton police: 2 juveniles rob letter carrier of $7.75 at gunpoint
USPS carrier knocks down mailbox, customer wants answers
Crescent City CA USPS Supervisor Sentenced to Six Years for Stealing Pain Medication
USPS closes retail units in Downtown Los Angeles due to anti-Trump demonstrations
Never miss a package again: Toronto inventor has a solution to missed postal deliveries
Trump’s lease of Washington’s Old Post Office raises ethics issues
South Carolina: Post office armed robber gets seven years in prison
Royal Mail shares hit after sharp drop in letter volumes
Covina CA police look for suspect who attacked postal worker, tried to burglarize home
California USPS Supervisor Burglarizes Her Employees Homes While Employees Are At Work
East Hartford man admits involvement in post office robbery
USPS Wants to Hunt Down Dark Web Criminals
Federal judge denies dismissal request by city regarding USPS lawsuit

January 19, 2017
Beloved Northbrook Mail Carrier Dies on Job
Mail Carrier Attacked in Front of Burglarized Home in Covina
City and county could pay $80,000 over postal worker's arrest
Postal Service audit finds customer service not adversely affected after Roanoke's partial
consolidation
Lance Armstrong Gets Old USPS Band Back Together for Mountain Bike Race
Former Greenville, SC postmaster pleads guilty to Tyler Perry movie rights fraud
Redlands CA transient in court over alleged attack on mail carrier
Wild Winter: Employees delivering in unusual conditions
Hillary Clinton to speak at de la Renta stamp ceremony
54-year-old Postal employee caught grinding up against a 33-year-old woman on a north-bound No.
5 train rolling through Midtown NYC

January 18, 2017
Video: Mail Carrier Beaten During Attempted Robbery In The Bronx
Video: $11,000 in Checks Stolen From USPS Mailbox in East Harlem
Video: USPS, Cape police investigate case of mail fraud
Ex-New Mexico postal workers sentenced for destroying mail
OIG: Flexible Workforce
Stamp prices going up Sunday
Post office mural rooted in Elgin, art history
Trump eyes 20 percent slash of federal workers

January 17, 2017
UK: Life as a Post Office employee: Shocked, scared, crying, and in total fear for their future
OPM Disability Retirements: The Silence Erupting in the Room
Illinois postman charged after credit cards missing on his route
Walgreens and FedEx Team Up to Offer FedEx Dropoff and Pickup at Walgreens Locations
Nationwide
Tennessee letter carrier gets probation for hoarding mail at her home
Outgoing OPM chief warns against Trump hiring freeze
Report: Postal Inspection Service Hiring 30+ Specialists with Bitcoin Experience
Ohio letter carrier hanging it up after nearly 50 years.
Eagle River, AK Post Office closed with crime scene tape following vandalism
Postal Service disavows Robert E. Lee notice on Springdale office
Video: Message from the APWU President - Staples Stopped
USPS Employees Invited To Join Health Program
First Week of Congress and UPMA Legislative Advocacy Day
One of the most interesting Christmas cards you’ll come across
NPMHU Membership to Vote on Ratification of Tentative 2016 National Agreement
Video: Sales Careers Deliver at USPS

January 16, 2017
Martin Luther King Day
Mail Thieves Strike Oakley Neighborhood
PRC Issues Annual Report to the President and Congress (PDF)
Communities and Postal Workers United Winter 2017 Newsletter (PDF)
Berkeley Loses a Round in Fight Over Downtown Post Office
Why you can expect speedier First Day Cover servicing in 2017
USPS to close some DC post offices, not deliver in some zones on inauguration day

January 15, 2017
Jan. 20 Inauguration Day postmark announced
JFK Forever Stamp to be Dedicated on Presidents Day
Mail carriers struggle with snow in Bend
Fort Worth police assist postal inspector in vehicle pursuit of mail thieves
Change in Alaska bypass mail staging area has left store shelves emptier than ever in Quinhagak
Postal Service's appointed rounds in Portland area are icy and dicey these days
Love, sharks & mailmen

January 14, 2017
Suit claims Richmond Main Post Office altered timesheets to keep costs down
They went fishing for mail, police say. Now they've been caught
Suspended Pittsburgh postmaster found guilty of obstructing law, other charges
Jury returns mixed verdict
An inside look at what winter is like for mail carriers
Spokane Valley neighbors frustrated over mailman who won't deliver
Video shows man using counterfeit master key to steal mail from San Jose apartment complex
Video: Texas woman fears $100 gift card she mailed was stolen by a letter carrier
Video: Lake County, FL letter carrier arrested on mail theft charges

January 13, 2017
Postal worker assaulted delivering mail in Johnson City
FedEx moves into Walgreens stores
Bottle bomb in mailbox (mail carrier finds out about it 8 days later by news story in local paper)
Tampa Bay postal worker guilty of stealing $2 million in Social Security checks
Bakersfield residents frustrated by continued mail thefts
Two Philadelphia carriers accused of using their mail routes to distribute large quantities of
marijuana
Mail thieves steal from hundreds at Nevada trailer park
Trial closes for Pittsburgh postmaster
Video: They went fishing for mail in Florida, police say - Now they’ve been caught
Video: Neighbors Stealing From Neighbors
Michigan carrier accused of stealing $69,000 in checks from mail
Pittsburgh postmaster trial to go to deliberations
OIG: Developing a Successful Enterprise Information Security Policy
Video: Pilfering From The Post Office: Employee Admits To Stealing Cash, Gifts While Processing
Mail

January 12, 2016
NYC postal worker admits to pilfering $1,200 a week for four years from mail
Postal workers fight ice, snow to deliver mail in storm
At least 12 delivery truck robberies reported in Chicago in 6 weeks
Michigan mail carrier accused of stealing nearly $70,000 in checks
Tampa Bay postal worker guilty of stealing $2 million in Social Security checks
Obamacare repeal could affect health care coverage for postal workers
USPS investigates mailbox thefts in Massachusetts town
National Postal Museum director retires after 14 years leading Smithsonian branch
Video: Georgia mail carrier saves man who slipped on ice
USPS investigates mailbox thefts in West Bridgewater, MA
Rolando: Postal reform will strengthen USPS service

January 11, 2016
Man claims postal truck hit him, knocked him unconscious while on his bicycle
Armed Robberies of Delivery Drivers a Growing Problem in Chicago
The FSS: A Hopeless Case
Will Publishers Pay for the USPS's FSS Fiasco?
Mail carrier fainted when arrested, taken for evaluation
Pittsburgh postmaster denies allegations at trial
Is your mail late? USPS struggling to drive in this snow
Vandals set San Benito postal mailbox on fire
How postal workers removed the Staples
Amazon’s aggressive warehouse and shipping strategy is paying off
Heartless postal worker busted for stealing cash, kid’s letter to Santa
USPS quietly raises price of “forever” stamps
Mail Truck Robbed In Chicago's Park Manor Is Third In Three Days
Packages and mail taken from postal vehicle on South Side Chicago
Postal IG Praises Empowerment Act
Video: Man tracks package thieves down to get his stuff back

January 10, 2017
Man Who Wrote More Than $100,000 of Bad Checks at Texas Post Offices Sentenced to Five Years
in Federal Prison
New Target in Trump Era: Postal Reform
Designing a First Class Meal
Neighborhood frustrated by recurring mail mix-ups
Beware: Chaffetz committee plans broad agenda affecting federal workers
Postal carrier robbed at gunpoint on Southeast Side, sketch released
Lost, damaged letters rile Ohio customers
Newark's Springfield Avenue post office hits a bump in the delivery road

January 9, 2017
Mysterious box with child's car seat locks down post office
Would Removing Job Security Improve the USPS?
The Mailman Has Won: USPS Plans Delivery Truck, Drone Launcher
Letter returned to Denver woman 70 years after she mailed it
Video: Arizona postal worker indicted for mail theft
Woman Says Postal Worker Killed Her Dog With Her Prescription Pills
Expensive postage leads to report of simple assault at Athens GA post office
JFK Forever stamp to be dedicated on Presidents Day
Mailing marijuana is a popular way to distribute the drug — but illegal
Iowa postmaster sentenced to probation in theft case
Inside the French Postal Service's IoT God Mode
Video: APWU President Dimondstein Inaugural Speech
Rolando: Appropriate reforms can keep Postal Service strong
U.S. Postal Service truck burglarized in Englewood - Chicago
Two Milwaukee men charged with stealing packages of people's porches

January 8, 2017
The Most Endangered Jobs of 2016 - Mail Carrier, the most endangered job.
Kansas man admits role in $3.5M identity theft scheme
Letter carrier doesn't mind delivering in -20 weather
Michigan NALC Sergeant-at-Arms Sentenced For Embezzlement

January 7, 2017
Fellow employees testify at trial for suspended Pittsburgh postmaster
Mailman builds a ramp so an old dog can still greet him
Mail delivery issues hitting Columbus neighborhood
Why Workers Everywhere Should Be Scared by Kentucky’s Assault on Unions
GOP bill would eliminate union representation and other protections for new postal workers
Postal Service Steps Up Security After Rash Of Delivery Truck Robberies
The GOP War With The Federal Workforce Will Hurt Black Workers The Most
Could a Privatized USPS Follow on Cancelled Staples Contract?
Rep. Susan Davis Re-Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Protect Door Delivery of Mail
Homeless use of Santa Rosa post office lobbies prompts nighttime closure

January 6, 2017
Runaway dogs lead to mysterious investigation involving mailman in NJ
Amazon pushes the envelope with patent for underground delivery system
USPS Announces Another 14 Stamps for 2017
Vehicle crashes into post office - again!
Lunar New Year Stamp Rings in 2017
Love Takes to the Air Tomorrow on New Love Skywriting Forever Stamp
Texas City Carrier Assistant pleads guilty to stealing cash, gift cards and medication
Two teens are arrested in Conneaut mail box fire
Nearly one-third of federal websites haven’t converted to HTTPS
Post Office wanted to ditch town until we ‘shamed’ them
Northern Iowa woman must pay more than $6,000 in restitution that authorities say she took while
working for the U.S. Postal Service
USPS at CES? Why the national mail carrier is at the world’s biggest tech expo

January 5, 2017
Injured postal worker who worked as personal trainer faces five years
Postal supervisor used position to illegally import steroids
Just do it! Carrier not bothered by cold temps
Congressional Republicans adopt rule that could slash feds’ pay
USPS to halt retail sales at Staples stores, APWU to drop boycott
USPS Postal Inspectors hit the streets to help carriers
2017 USPS Leave and Payroll Calendar
Video: Investigation begins after East Texas mail theft caught on camera
Mauriceville, TX residents express their concerns with postal service

January 4, 2017
Trial for Pittsburgh Postmaster to Begin
Rolando: Postal Service business is up, deficit is all politics
Ferguson retires after 23 years as USPS clerk in Atmore
Cedar Park neighborhood mailboxes broken into 3 times in 3 months
Postal carrier walks twelve miles a day
David Roth hangs up mailbag after 34 years
Postal truck driver robbed in south Chicago
Second mail carrier robbed in Chicago in two days
Contractor accused of misclassifying drivers to deprive them of rights
Woman expecting toy shipment gets seven pounds of marijuana in the mail
Residents angry over poor service from Bexley, Ohio post office
Mail truck crashes on I-10 near Mississippi-Louisiana state line
Feds investigate Brentwood mail collection box break-in
Virginia Postal Carrier and Guardian Angel
Unannounced cardinal forever envelope sold in Ohio

January 3, 2017
Wake Forest mail carrier talks about saving packages from her burning truck
Local Postal Legend Retires
Price of Forever Stamps to Increase This Month
USPS Expands Use of SV Scanners for Better Tracking
Calvert retires after 40 years with the Postal Service
Surface Visibility program expands
Drone Package Delivery Faces Complex Logistical Hurdles
USPS employee recognized for catching renegade bug
Driver files suit over alleged injuries in Bay Pines Boulevard accident with USPS driver
USPS Takes a Look Ahead at 2017

January 2, 2017
How a mail-order opioid operation took root on the high plains of Texas
USPS gears up for another busy year

January 1, 2017
New Years Day
Mail carrier tries to save packages from being stolen
Mail thieves hit northeast Bend OR; Police recover items from 27 homes
Out of the Attic: Practice for when the mail went by rail
Missouri letter carrier seriously hurt when mail truck is rear-ended
Postal Worker Robbed of Keys in East Harlem Project
Packages stolen from Port Orchard post office

December 31, 2016
Unbelievable: Tallahassee postal worker caught on camera driving onto lawn and throwing package
15 feet
High Turnover Called a Drawback to Using Temp Workers
Napa developer purchases historic post office
Video: Woman Arrested For Bay Area Mail Theft
Mayville postmaster reflects on 18 years with the Postal Service
Video: Kanas mail carrier tries to save packages from being stolen

December 30, 2016
Mail carrier robbed in NE Baltimore
Postal worker hospitalized after assault in south Austin
Korte Co. building USPS distribution center in Oregon
Former Washington State postal worker sentenced to 90 days incarceration after pleading guilty to
insurance fraud
K-9 teams sniff out $5M in drugs for postal service
N.J. man punched postal clerk in the face on Christmas Eve, feds say
Video: Woman arrested for Bay Area mail theft
Washington postal worker gets 90 days’ incarceration for 10-year health insurance theft
Work begins on $92.5 million USPS distribution center in Oregon
New Postal Rates Will Boost Costs for Charities
Mailbox explosion damages home in Morrison, IL
Postal Service seeks supplier for benchmarking vehicle fleet maintenance

December 29, 2016
Gunman holds up mailman in East Harlem, demands his keys
Postal workers put their stamp on San Angelo
Piles of snow causes problems for postal workers
Mail carrier injured by paintball in Chicago
Oscar de la Renta to be Featured on 2017 US Postage Stamps
Video: Mail carriers make Christmas possible during busy holiday season
Amazon Starts Flexing Muscle in New Space: Air Cargo
Postal workers take on extra hours to make Christmas a success
Video: Postal worker literally drops packages at front door
OIG: Where are the Postal Service’s Trailers?
OIG: What improvements can the Postal Service make in their Kaizen process?

December 28, 2016
Berkeley Heights Letter Carrier Saves Elderly Man's Life
Amazon changes delivery landscape
Vehicle smashes into Lansing post office
USPS online Christmas package returns add striking influx
Driver crashes through wall of Jackson County post office
Elderly woman crashes into Talent post office
For 46 years, retiring Marysville postman delivered more than mail
Postal Service offers Alabama woman reimbursement after dead birds delivery
2017 USPS Pay Period Calendar
If you have employer health insurance, an Obamacare repeal will affect you too
Video: Thieves Steal Bank of Mailboxes From San Jose Neighborhood
APWU, USPS Sign Agreement For Offices Without a Local Union Structure
Video: Colorado carrier saves elderly man he found injured in freezing weather
Postal Service offers up to $5K to solve Pomfret, VT burglary
OIG: Fiscal Year 2016 Statistical Tests
South Austin neighborhood target for mail thieves

December 27, 2016
Video: FedEx driver uses windshield as a ramp for package, leaves package in the snow
Amazon: On the road to autonomy
Synthetic opioids are getting into the US by mail
A Mail Carrier's Job During the Holidays
Why the U.S. Post Office chose Chino to debut new love stamp
Residents concerned over Christmas mail theft in West Omaha neighborhoods
Pollster says fewer Americans used the Postal Service this holiday season, but his own numbers
say otherwise
What newly surfaced atomic bomb postal history teaches us
Presents under the tree? Don’t thank Santa — thank Ben

December 26, 2016
USPS carrier in Pomona throws package, FedEx worker places it
For mail carriers, Christmastime is a ‘year in a month’
Video: Mail thefts lead post office to stop delivering mail in Albuquerque neighborhood
VIDEO: South Carolina postal worker sings ‘O Holy Night’ while sorting mail
Video: Heart attack survivor meets 'angels' who saved him     A nurse - A sales person - and a letter
carrier
Postal service struggles leave Bay Area residents searching for their mail
Toy for Joy brings Christmas cheer; postal workers help carry program toward fundraising goal

December 25, 2016
Christmas Day
USPS Will Make Deliveries on Christmas Day
Beloved Austin Postal Worker Makes Final Delivery
New Jersey Postal Carrier's Quick Thinking Saves Customer's Life
Delivering more than mail
Mail carrier becomes Santa, surprises Syracuse woman who lost her husband
How are you doing at the North Pole? Post office responds to Hoboken kids letters to Santa
Busy day for mail carriers on the last delivery day before Christmas

December 24, 2016
Postal Service explains reasons for Ypsilanti mail delivery delays
Only in Arkansas: Mailman Plays Santa
Obama Administration Makes Long-Desired Change to Postal Service Pensions
Patrons flock to little post office of Bethlehem, NH
Postal Workers Grant Kid's Christmas Wish
Postal worker finds his calling in color
US Postal Service battles financial, staffing issues

December 23, 2016
UPS driver injured by gunfire in Chester, Delaware County
Free Shipping for Goodwill Donations
Birthday gift gone wrong: Six dead canaries delivered in crushed box with tire tracks
USPS Truck Overturns in Vegas Area
Late-night deliveries commonplace in Bay Area
Hustle and bustle: Watch what it takes to deliver for USPS during holidays
Valuable stamps stolen from Newport Harbor Stamp Co.
Boulder postal carrier recognized for lifesaving effort
FedEx and UPS are seeing record online shipments; delays abound

December 22, 2016
Mailbox stolen from outside West Miami-Dade USPS office
2016 in Review, in Just 10 Words
7-Eleven Drones Already Delivering Goods
Dimondstein: New Direction for USPS in New Administration?
Advance Notice of PRC's Review of Rates and Products (PDF)
Judge Rejects Private Carriers’ Bid to Keep USPS Contract Routes
USPS: A season of success - ‘Significant achievements to be proud of’
Brooklyn postal worker opened mail, stole gift cards, bought sex toys
New Jersey postal carrier's quick thinking saves customer's life
VIDEO: One of Santa's elves moonlighting as Carneys Point mailman
Video: A Day In The Life Of A Letter Carrier
Mahwah, NJ Postal Worker Was Drunk On Route
Focus: Why you should appreciate the Postal Service right now
OIG: Non-Career Employee Turnover
Strange places the U.S. Christmas seal has been spotted

December 21, 2016
Behind the scenes as Syracuse postal workers tackle holiday onslaught
I-Team 8: USPS employees stealing mail; targeting of drugs for vets on the rise
USPS made an ornament that displays package tracking updates
Postal worker campaign activity investigated - Comments (0 Comments)
'Systemic financial challenges' overshadow successful 2016 for USPS)
Postal Workers Clocking Overtime This Christmas
Mail carrier using Christmas as farewell tour
Postal Truck Hijacked in North Harris County  |  Letter carrier carjacked in NE Houston  |  Witness
Recounts Scary Robbery
Right wing Wisconsin talk show host targets postal workers for supporting Clinton
Staff shakeup at Michigan post office leads to confusion, mail misplaced
Video: Reward offered after hijacked mail truck is recovered
Video: Florida man attacks letter carrier for not getting him his package fast enough
Wisconsin Postal Employees Under Investigation For Campaigning For Hillary Clinton and Russ
Feingold
Scammers Arrested After 'Fishing' for Cash in Uptown Mailboxes
Pols to USPS: Put back the blue mailboxes

December 20, 2016
Milwaukee post office robbed at gunpoint
Postal Service hires more Santa Rosa mail carriers
USPS ramps up efforts during holiday rush
Postal carriers feel heat on busiest mailing day of the year
PRC Commences First Broad Review of Postal Ratemaking System
Video: APWU Says Together We Stopped the TPP - Trump Says He Will Withdraw From Trans-Pacific
Partnership On First Day In Office
‘Incompetent’ criminal who took mailbox keys will serve just over a year in prison
The Anaktuvuk Pass post office is still closed, while holiday celebrations are right around the
corner  

December 19, 2016
With no remaining governors, the USPS delivers itself into uncharted waters
Reinforced mailbox outside post office still cracked by thieves
The Busiest Mailing Day is Upon Us
Delivering packages in the bitter cold
USPS holiday spray-on postmark misses the mark
The Postal Service plans to end COD home delivery
South Carolina postal worker saves customer from scammer
The Great British Post Office Decline And Deception
California Postal Worker Sues for Disability Discrimination
Driver Killed When Postal Truck Flips on Danville Highway Spilling Packages
The President Reappoints Robert Taub and Mark Acton as PRC Commissioners
Six carriers first delivered mail in city in 1873
Carrier Close Call
Letter carriers fill Santa's shoes, delivering Christmas gifts
OIG: Forever and Ever

December 18, 2016
Cleveland: Man wearing postal uniform shot and killed in drive by
Video: Postal imposter spotted stealing packages in California town
USPS, Mail Handlers Union reach tentative contract agreement

December 17, 2016
Amazon drivers say they are pushed to the limit as holiday deliveries reach a frenzy
Desperate Amazon workers sleeping in tents
Many battle brutal cold to get the job done in Grand Forks
Postal Service offers $50K reward after mail carrier robberies
Odessa: One hurt in crash into post office
Postal Clerk Saves Miltary Veteran from Lottery Sweepstakes Scam
The shipping industry is poised for massive upheaval. Can FedEx weather the storm?
Video: Disappearing Mailboxes Annoy Bronx Neighbors in Midst of Holidays
Man wearing postal uniform fatally shot in Cleveland
Reward offered in burglary of Texas Post Office

December 16, 2016
Postal Workers Dealing With Arctic Blast starring our own Nancy Benson
Postal worker shot and killed while delivering mail to her own house in rural Nevada
USPS scrambles to keep up with holiday mail
NLRB Orders Postal Union to Pay Back Members
GoFundMe created for carrier who saved packages from burning truck
OSHA fines USPS $178K after inspectors find safety hazards at Merrifield VA distribution center
A 19th century mail drone with flapping wings would have beaten Amazon by 124 years
Video: Man rigs bait package with blank shotgun shell to deter thieves
Video: How your postal carrier battles freezing temperatures
World’s Largest Post Office to Serve 7 Million Customers on Year’s Busiest Mailing Day
NAPS: JOINT STATEMENT ON VIOLENCE AND BEHAVIOR IN THE WORKPLACE
Mail stolen in Gilbert, AZ serves as holiday reminder, postal officials hope

December 15, 2016
Postal Service’s future uncertain with empty Board of Governors
Husband of slain Mason Valley postal worker arrested, charged with 1st degree murder
Express mail refund policy adjusted for Dec. 22-25
Post Office: Keep your porch light on!
Undelivered mail found in Port-A-Potty in Macomb Township
Postal Service's augmented reality app delivers cheer for the holidays
Video: USPS responds to delayed mail in Albemarle County, VA
Video: USPS Teams Up With Volunteer Elves To Bring Christmas Cheer
OIG Audit: Most Favored Customer Pricing
Michigan postal worker braves bitter cold temperatures
USPS tells customers to track packages after semi fire
Amazon completes first drone delivery
Carjacker in Detroit targets FedEx truck with more than 200 packages
2017 USPS Price Change Recap

December 14, 2016
Letter to the man in the white postal truck
Semi truck fire destroys USPS mail
A symphony of shipping at USPS distribution center
Video: Postal worker and good Samaritan save Christmas by pulling packages from burning mail
truck
Fire destroys postal truck in Wake Forest neighborhood
Cheshire Man Defrauded USPS of $750K in Bulk Mail Scheme
Priority Mail Express Refund Policy Adjusted For Dec. 22-25
Today Show to air segment on USPS program Operation Santa this Friday
Sharing the spirit - USPS employees offering seasonal sentiments
U.S. Postal Service’s Augmented Reality App Builds Excitement for Holiday Gift Deliveries
OIG: Establishing New Retail Access Points
APWU: New Leave Year Begins Jan. 7

December 13, 2016
SUV crashes into post office
Postal workers hustling during the holidays
Billerica residents express concerns about postal trucks on residential roads
Livingston Parish couple seeks more than $5 million after accident with USPS employee
Detroit woman claims post office lost father's remains
UPS, FedEx Struggle to Keep Up With Surge in Holiday Orders
Skywriter to Recreate Love Skywriting Stamp
USPS apologizes to Castaic residents for postal worker behavior
OIG: And Then There Were None
POM Revision: Modes of Delivery
2017 Social Security and Medicare Tax Withholding Rates and Limits

December 12, 2016
Task force recommends Canada Post sell medical marijuana in order to survive
Two weeks until Christmas: The rush to mail out gifts, letters
Graphic: Packages are on the rise for the USPS
Video: California post office thieves steal mail trucks, lead deputies on chase
APWU: Landmark Arbitration Decision Upholding Craft Assignments and Job Posting Rights
Video: Rudolph, Wisconsin post office is extra busy for holiday season
How the murals at the Ontario, California Post Office got there
FedEx Workers Hard At Work With Busy Holiday Shipping Season
Parking next to a hydrant a violation, even for delivery drivers
US Postal Service prepares for record-breaking Christmas
Charlottesville designer part of team behind Nativity Forever stamp
Protest and Suicide at French Postal Services
Video: 'Tis the season for porch pirates: How to outsmart thieves

December 11, 2016
The eye-catching pieces of U.S. postal stationery that command big prices
5 Most Frequently Asked Questions About the Postal 473 Exam
Cote d'Ivoire adopts what3words for addressing system
USPS responds to Forbes article on allowing private companies access to your mailbox
Gladstone neighbors claim mail isn't being delivered
Man in Ski Mask Robs Postal Worker on Detroit's East Side

December 10, 2016
The mystery of why mail carriers wear shorts has been revealed
Man caught on camera breaking into mailboxes in Omaha community
Woman held captive saved after writing note to UPS driver
Postal truck hits tree, garage after mailman forgets to put it in park
USPS Adds Sunday Package Delivery For Areas Affected by Blizzard
Residents of Missouri town claim mail isn’t being delivered
APWU Receives Favorable Arbitration Award in SPSS dispute
USPS responds to Forbes article by Steve Pociask
Postal Service Can’t Nix Suit Over Political Stamps
Video: Virginia Senators call for postal service improvements

December 9, 2016
Mail carrier retires after 30 years
Charlotte residents not happy with no mail, late mail
California package thief gets box filled with dog poop
Memphis post office braces for holiday peak shipping
USPS becoming more of a package delivery service
Video: man stole holiday mail, packages from post office to support drug habit
Police say Texas woman threatened postal supervisor's life
Pennsylvania Auditor General Supports Legislation to Close Loophole which Allows Lethal Drugs to
Enter U.S. through Postal Service
Downed phone wires hit postal vehicle with worker inside in Beaverton, OR area
OIG: Can the Postal Service increase its mail processing productivity?


December 8, 2016
'Tis the Online Season to Modernize Mailbox Regulations
USPS to Install Secure Mailboxes After 'Fishing' Spree
Time to revise Postal Service governance model?
Post Office's Governing Board is Empty, And It's Bernie's Fault
Las Cruces: Postal Service investigating mailbox break-ins
Video: Authorities search for suspect in Pennsylvania post office robbery
Motorist seeks more than $800,000 in damages after collision with USPS employee
Video: 911 Call Released after Mail Carrier Attacked on Milwaukee’s East Side
Woman sentenced to five years in prison for stealing mail from more than 900 Spokane residents
First UPS Delivery eBike Debuts In Portland, OR
Christmas Stamps for 2016 from around the world
OIG: Postal Service Board of Governors’ Travel and Miscellaneous Expenses for Fiscal Year 2016

December 7, 2016
USPS looks into abandoned mail at Phoenix condo complex
Video: Man unable to get package after tracking package from USPS
A first-class connection: Jacksonville IL post office provides a special place for letters to Santa
How the U.S. Postal Service could enable smart cities
Going postal at Christmas
Video: Federal investigation underway into mailman assault in Kentucky
Video: USPS Brings Holiday Cheer To Families In Need
‘Operation Santa’ Kicks Off For 104th Year In New York City

December 6, 2016
Postal Service Out of Control! (Literally)
What Americans told USPS about drone delivery
USPS narrows field of finalists to six for new delivery vehicles
USPS seeking off-the-shelf, right-hand drive delivery vehicles
Postal inspector on mailbox thefts: 'It really has become an unacceptable matter'
Postal Service expects 12% increase in packages this year
Postal Service expects busiest mail day on Dec. 19
GOP Readies Cuts to Federal Workforce Under Trump
Bushwick residents without regular mail service for months
Video: See how this North Syracuse facility sifts through Central NY's mail
Men accused of postal theft, cashing business checks

December 5, 2016
Eight weeks of testing completed on water at downtown Abilene post office
Florida 'Postal Grinch' arrested again, this time for armed robbery
Postal Regulatory Commission to Hire a General Counsel
Company renovates former Wichita Falls postal distribution center
Postlandia: 2017 Calendar of Post Offices and Places
3 sentenced in ‘egregious’ case of mail theft
Federal investigation underway into assault on Louisville letter carrier
Tribeca man accused of beating mailman acquitted of all charges
Canada Post contracts ratified by union members
USPS issues stamps for your holiday needs
Yes, you can ship live birds through the U.S. Postal Service
Sender of Civil War-era letters identified
After Being Evacuated Due To Wildfires "Our post office is open, and our letter carriers are on their
routes," said the Gatlinburg, TN postmaster
USPS Video: Delivering thanks - Top leaders praise employees in video
OIG: The OIG Reports to Congress
Video: Kansas couple catches suspects stealing mail in broad daylight

December 4, 2016
Couple catch package thief who they say targeted their home
Update on the Postal Service Reform Act of 2016
Cast your ballot in Linn's U.S. stamp poll
Police: 'Postal Grinch' caught opening post office packages

December 3, 2016
Letter carrier's legs crushed after being hit by driver while working from back of mail truck
Wichita neighborhood is without mail for five months
Video: DC Postal Workers on Edge After Local Carrier Assaulted, Robbed
Video: Second Memphis letter carrier robbed at gunpoint within weeks
Video: no charges for Vermont driver who hit carrier working out of back of mail truck
Postal legislation from lame duck Congress unlikely
Judge tosses five of seven charges against Tribeca man accused of battering postal worker

December 2, 2016
Postal workers tribute to retired/deceased postal carrier Bob Goza
Houston: Residents catch mailman throwing mail on the ground
Mailman testifies that Tribeca resident beat him up, hurled racist insults
Mailman saves mail before scrambling from burning truck
Mother 'attacked' for breastfeeding in public at post office
Blood incidents prompt OSHA to fine Brooklyn Postal Service location $342,000
Postal Reform Could Help Hold Down Health Premiums for Non-Postal Federal Employees, CBO Says
Private Carriers Sue Post Office to Keep Routes
Video: Three charged with theft, accused of breaking into mailboxes in Austin TX
Postcard from Ireland delivered after 30 years
Video: Philly cops, ATF release video of person of interest in Center City package bombing
Video: Texas neighbors struggle to find answers after $8,000 in checks stolen
Video: Florida residents say mail not picked up or dropped off in Poinciana neighborhood

December 1, 2016
Ocoee Post Office Destroyed by Tornado
Albuquerque attorney says letter carrier refuses to deliver mail
Muslim woman says she was denied service at Grand Central Terminal post office
NALC: Penalty Overtime Exclusion Period Starts December 3
SUV crashes into lobby of Dothan post office
USPS testing high-tech email preview service in NYC
Video: Long Beach Police, Postal Inspectors Launch Sting To Catch Mail Package Thieves
USPS Guidance offered on FEHB categories
Video: Center City Philadelphia, PA Letter Bomb Victim  – My Life Changed On That Day
NAPS: Tell Congress: Protect CSRS Retirees Against Steep Medicare Premium Increase
Three Wichita Post Offices to Open Retail Windows On Sunday During the Holidays
Akron postal employee foils would-be robber
Allstate Pays $450,000 to Postal Worker Struck by Teen Driver
Oakland police investigating mail thefts, check fraud
OIG: Does the Postal Service Effectively Manage Mileage Variance?
OIG: Is USPS Effectively Using Kaizen Teams to Make Process Improvements?
OIG: Is information technology infrastructure protected at the Margaret Sellers P&DC?

November 30, 2016
More complaints about mail carriers in Apopka
Picture perfect: Employee's efforts make global news
Fresno man tries to mail puppies to North Carolina
Arizona postal workers watch for package thieves
The Decline of the Postal Service and the Rise of Fake News
Popular forever stamps a headache for postal auditors
Canada Post segment records $60 million loss before tax in third quarter, blames workers
Massachusetts mail truck catches fire
'All good things have to end': Postmaster retires after 60 years
Video: Seattle package theft season has arrived
Unions encourage elimination of Postal Service pre-funding requirement

November 29, 2016
Video: Oklahoma woman alleges letter, check stolen from post office
Police in California town using ‘bait’ package to deter thieves
Mural panel at Durham NH Post Office depicting Native American questioned
Mail carrier comes to the aid of Utah man who fell from his boat
Investigators looking for man who tried to rob Bothell mail carrier
Trump will violate contract on Washington’s Old Post Office as soon as he is inaugurated

November 28, 2016
With declining volumes, Finland's postal service offering $73 buddy walks with the elderly
Letter Carriers Hail Postal Surplus, Call for Reform
Minnesota mail carrier saves packages from burning truck
Mail thefts leave Corona Heights residents frustrated
USPS ready for record Cyber Monday
USPS Collaborates with Industry Leaders to Share & Promote Marketing Knowledge
UK Post Office strike to disrupt Christmas mail, says union
Is It Legal To Mail Marijuana From One Legal State To Another?
$50,000 reward offered in attempted robbery of  Bothell, WA Carrier
Mail found in creek near Timmonsville, SC reportedly stolen from mailboxes
Postal Service critics complaining about red ink ignore facts
OIG: Peak Package Season Prep

November 27, 2016
Postal worker assaulted in Northeast D.C
CPWU Calls for Massive Protests on Inauguration Day
What Unions Got Wrong About Trump
Never Stamps: A $3.5 Billion Postal Subsidy?
Neck injury leads to time card investigation, shake-up at Richmond post office
Documents show letter carriers’ pay reduced at Richmond PO
USPS responds to another right wing attack
Those daring young men who delivered mail in their flying machines
Video: Riverbank, CA package thief shamed on social media, but other crooks await Cyber Monday

November 26, 2016
As holidays approach, firms fight back against porch piracy
Mural from former Ukiah Post Office returns to city
USPS Prepares for Record Breaking Cyber Monday
Amazon Black Friday Sales Set a Staggering Record
USPS Big Rig Overturns in California
Missouri postal worker recognized for rescue of motorist and child
USPS Responds to American Spectator article by Jesse Hathaway
Video: USPS Holiday 2016 Hippo TV Commercial
Jacksonville Post Office audited after four perfect inventory reports
Video: How to protect yourself from porch package thieves

November 25, 2016
Canadians prepared to accept reductions in postal delivery frequencies
Postal carrier honored for 45 years of service
Mail carriers rescue kitten trapped in storm drain
Michigan Man Gets Two Years in Prison For Stealing Mail And Cashing Forged Checks
Ohio woman accused of trying to run down letter carrier
Video: Letter returned to Clark County sender 29 years after postmark
Texas mail carrier crashes on North Side

November 24, 2016
Thanksgiving Day
Postal carrier too short to reach mailboxes in Bronx building
Package Thieves Pick the Wrong Postal Worker
One Hurt After Package Explodes in Philadelphia
Memphis: $50K Reward Offered After Robbery of USPS Letter Carrier
Canadians open to ending door-to-door delivery, government-commissioned poll finds

November 23, 2016
Northeast Ohio residents hit by thieves stealing packages from porches
Bakersfield: Residents frustrated with mail theft, USPS fighting back with new mailboxes
2016 Christmas Holiday Facts for APWU Members
Fire at Chicago's Old Main Post Office
Amazon’s Holiday Deliveries Face Turbulence From Pilot Strike
Video: Mail carrier robbed at gunpoint in Tennessee
Postal Service showcases more 2017 stamps
Right to Work Foundation-Backed Employees Force Postal Union Bosses to Disgorge $1 Million
Diverted from APWU Backpay Award
Wounded Warrior Leave
Modifications to the 110 HCR Subcontracting Awards Must be Discussed at National Level
Forever Mississippi: A stamp is coming for state’s 200th birthday

November 22, 2016
Future Uncertain for Bowling Green Postal Facility
Postal Service Hiring Holiday Seasonal Workers Throughout SoCal
Aftermath of Scott Walker's Act 10 in Wisconsin (a model for Trump?)
McCaskill Urges Protections for Rural Delivery as Congress Considers Postal Reform
Trump Team Won’t Say Whether New Administration Will Cut or Close Any Federal Agencies
Salvation Army bell ringers no longer allowed at Paso Robles CA post office
Video: Man Injured After Package Explodes in Philadelphia
UPS Launches Chatbot
Video: Report criticizes USPS handling of marijuana
Video: Broken Arrow, OK Man Sentenced In Death Of Postal Worker
OIG: What Do You Think about the Postal Service’s Newest Package Sorter?
Boom on postal truck hits traffic signal
Mystery Solved: A Michigan Woman Says She Mailed Civil War Letters to the Post Office
State Police Warned Of ‘Porch Pirates'

November 21, 2016
Comedian's hilarious history of postal abbreviations for states
USPS OIG Report: Conducive and Convenient CPUs
Trump has a plan for government workers. They're not going to like it
OIG: Opinion on the U.S. Postal Service's Fiscal Year 2016 Closing Package Financial Statements
Postal worker dies after being thrown from, crushed by vehicle
Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine Urge U.S. Postal Service Reforms
Postal service paving job seems pretty pricey
More known about Jack-o’-Lantern stamp die-cut errors

November 20, 2016
Georgia residents on Happy Valley Circle scared to check mail
How did a stampless Christmas card make it through the mail?
FedEx chief meets with Trump

November 19, 2016
This mom's choice: Nurse her baby or quit the Postal Service
VIDEO: USPS Holiday 2016 Hippo TV Commercial
Man punches postal carrier in the face, refuses to explain to police
APWU: In Stinging Rebuke, NLRB Rules USPS-Staples Deal Violated Federal Law
Video: Mail carrier tackles, pins package thief to the ground on Milwaukee’s east side
"Reinstate NALC Steward Angela" Protest At SF Against Workplace Bullying/Union Busting
Letter Carrier robbed at gunpoint in Detroit
Postal label addressed to Titanic expected to raise $20,000 at auction
OIG: Is USPS Safeguarding Vehicles and Mail from Extreme Weather Events?

November 18, 2016
USPS Deploys 5,000 Honeywell Handheld Devices
Raleigh, NC: Mail deliveries at 3 am
Two rural South Texas post offices burglarized in a week
USPS delivers letters from Santa
Case of mailman accused of pepper-spraying dog lands in federal court
Mailman assault suspect faces federal charge
What Trump's Triumph Tells Us About Marketers' Needs & Publishers’ Opportunities
A Study Tests the Safety of Women Using Abortion Pills Sent by Mail
In stinging rebuke, NLRB rules USPS-Staples deal violated Federal law
Are Postal Workers Stealing Illegal Cannabis Shipments?

November 17, 2016
Watchdog report highlights need for bold Postal Service reform
Waverly Point Residents Say Mail Service a Nightmare
USPS removes delivered package from man's mailbox, leaves bill
The Black Vault: Management Alert for New York Inbound International Service Center
Postal Workers Put Marijuana at Risk of Theft by Coworkers, Audit Finds
Royal Mail says Brexit uncertainty causing dip in junk mail sent by post
There’s a new holiday-themed computer-vended stamp
Complaints surge over USPS in Bay Area town
Authorities: Woman, 71, fatally struck by truck hauling mail
USPS responds to attack from right wing lobbyist
NPMHU: Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2015 Benefit Extended to Current Employees
USPS Responds To Taxpayer Protection Alliance Article
APWU Statement Regarding USPS Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
USPS: Battle of the bulge - Guidance offered for overstuffed envelopes
Letter Carrier Robbed At Knife Point in Oak Lawn, IL
California thieves crash mail truck
OIG: Is the USPS Ensuring Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability of Data?

November 16, 2016
Norway to cut another 550 postal jobs
Wouldn't being a postal carrier be the best job in the world?
The Postmaster General's Salary: $286,000
USPS Warns of Delivery Notification Scam
Video: Is Post Office Allowing ID Theft to Happen?
NALC President Rolando’s statement on USPS’ Fiscal 2016 report
USPS reports $610 million operating profit for 2016
Honeywell Handheld Computers Help USPS Expand Parcel Tracking Program
Federal Postal Service Inspectors Investigating the Desecration of American Flag at St. Mary’s City
Post Office Complaints surge over Half Moon Bay, CA Postal Service
USPS Begins Hiring Push In Boston As Third Of Workforce Set To Retire
Taub and Acton Nominated To Be Commissioners, PRC

November 15, 2016
Hispanic woman accuses US postmaster general of harassment
Huge send off for postmaster
Denver: Post office, police team up to target porch pirates as Christmas shopping ramps up
USPS to Deliver 750 Million Packages This Holiday Season
Postal Service begins the holiday season by delivering more debt
USPS Releases Heavily Redacted Report on Marijuana in the Mail after FOIA Request (PDF)
PRC Recommends the President and Congress Address the Financial Condition of the Postal
Service
U.S. Postal Service Reports Fiscal Year 2016 Results
The Grim Future Of Labor Under Trump
Illinois letter carrier alleges racial discrimination at work
Four years in prison for meth addict who stole collection box
‘Wow, This Is Weird’: Gainesville, FL Residents Express Postal Service Frustrations

November 14, 2016
Woman's Mail Delivery Disrupted Over Dog Bite Claim
UK: Amazon drivers poo in bags, speed and work illegal shifts to meet demands
Postal Service Spends an Undisclosed Amount of Money on Studies It Can't Find
Video: Mailman Saves Elderly Woman Being Attacked and Robbed in Hollywood FL
Postal Service ready to deliver holiday cheer
Editorial: USPS suffers from costly, unfair mandate
Trump and the federal workforce: Five key issues
Woman Injured After Car Slams Into Mail Truck In New York
California Man Who Stole USPS Collection Box To Be Sentenced
Video: Monday Morning Brief | Stamp error discovered
OIG: Platinum Anniversary

November 13, 2016
Video: NC Police Fear Mail Theft During Holidays
Problems with A3 management process at the Denver P&DC
It's in the mail, or is it? Broward voters lament vote-by-mail shortfalls
Summit on the Future of Philately considers concerns and ways to take action
OIG: Is USPS Getting the Best Value for HCR Contract Fuel Price per Gallon?
UPS Delivers Mail To Wrong Address For 30 Years

November 12, 2016
Car Crashes Into Savannah Post Office
Six Rio Grande Letter Carriers Join Million Mile Drivers
Izzy Becomes a Postal Hero
With no one in charge, 9 things the USPS can no longer do as of December 8
Gensler designs a new vision for the unloved Milwaukee Post Office
CBS12 Investigation Reports on Aging Postal Fleet that Breaks Down and Catches on Fire
It's in the mail, or is it? Broward voters lament vote-by-mail shortfalls
Woman who attacked letter carrier and jumped into mail truck pleads guilty to assault
Video: Vet’s Pain Meds Disappearing In The Mail

November 11, 2016
Veterans Day
USPS OIG: Facility Condition Reviews - Northeast Area (PDF)
USPS board of governors could lose last presidential member in mid-December
Postal worker allegedly tells man to leave US, calling it 'Trump land'  |  Witness records incident
Message from APWU President Dimondstein on election results
Video: Florida property tax bills lost in USPS limbo
Las Vegas: Airport worker sentenced for mail theft
Ohio mail carrier saves man pinned under car

November 10, 2016
PMG Offers Veterans Day Gratitude
Post office rents minivans for the holidays
eBay weighs in on Canadian postal reform
Letter carrier in Chestnut Hill to retire after 48 years
Mail Handlers Union President’s statement on election results
Supreme Court to rule on federal employee health insurance case
2016 Christmas Holiday Facts
OIG: Governance of the U.S. Postal Service
Video: Woman's Mail Delivery Service Disrupted Over Dog Bite Claim
Video: New GAO Transition App Allows Users to See Changes Needed Across Federal Government
Postal Bulletin 22454: Open Season Is Coming - Here’s What You Need to Know
PB 22454: Benefits Open Season Poster
Handbook EL-312 Revision: Postal Police Officers and Veterans’ Preference
Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement — Changing Your Current Mailing Address
PB 22454: Tax Obligations of USPS Employees
PB 22454: Wounded Warriors Leave
The stamp that was designed by a ‘Mad’ magazine cartoonist
OIG: Have You Been Affected by Mail Delays at the Santa Clarita, CA, P&DC?

November 9, 2016
IG: USPS at risk of unauthorized network access
Rolando: No rest for the weary after a difficult election (PDF)
NALC President Rolando’s statement on 2016 election results
USPS schedules open season webinars
Trump Upset Promises Massive Change in Government
Man arrested for allegedly vandalizing California cluster box
Bronx mailboxes being removed for safety improvements

November 8, 2016
USPS Tracking Undeliverable Political Mail - Even If It's Junk
Berkeley residents upset over late-night mail deliveries
Five charged with stealing packages from Schenectady porches
Intended recipients of mail in bizarre hoarding case might get it delivered
USPS OIG: Contract Postal Unit Operations Oversight (PDF)
Video: Some New Jerseyans Report Mail-In Ballot Issues
New Mexico Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Letter Carrier With A Brick
Post office delays prevent some out-of-state Ohioans from voting
Federal courts have no jurisdiction in disability discrimination case against U.S. Postal Service

November 7, 2016
Shipping carriers hungrily eye your mailbox
Mail truck hit by Brockton gang gunfire
USPS in Santa Rosa Rushing to Refill Staff Openings In Time for Holidays
Five Things You probably Didn’t Know About Military Mail
US Postal Service quiet on supposed China partnership
Thirty upright Jenny panes reported to USPS
Missouri woman denied right to vote due to missing postmark
Washington carrier assaulted while delivering mail
OIG: Keep on Truckin’
OIG: Is the Postal Service Getting Who and What It Pays For?
Cambridge, MA Postmaster Investigating Report Of Voter Mail Found In Trash

November 6, 2016
Six Rio Grande Letter Carriers Join 'Million Mile Drivers'
Postal Truck Runs Into River in Connecticut
New contract post office in Nampa, Idaho, on hold due to moratorium on outsourcing retail
Man held in mail carrier assault case

November 5, 2016
Two men rob Maryland post office
Pit Bull Attacks Mailman in Niagara Falls
Oldenburg Retires After 28 Years with the Post Office
Camera catches man in USPS truck stealing Trump sign
Video: How effective are political mailings?
Sen. Durbin asks U.S. Attorney General to investigate possible voter suppression in Illinois county
Investigation conducted into possible theft or delay of mail at Salina, Kansas Post Office
Video: Suspected mail thief caught on camera in Hampton, VA
Flag flies upside down over New London post office for hours Thursday

November 4, 2016
Accident leads to mail truck flipping into creek
Mail handler streaks to celebrate Cubs win  |  Image
Assault charge against postal supervisor dismissed
Video: Morristown NJ ‘hero’ mailman honored
Warrington postie aims to work until he is 100 years old
Editorial: Ohio postal worker who attacked drug dealer should get his job back
Communities and Postal Workers United Fall Newsletter
Appeals court rules against fired Chicago mail handler
Snorkel mailboxes installed on the wrong side of the street at brand new California PO
Lance Armstrong, Floyd Landis, and the USPS head to court
Video: Mail carriers in East Bay working late into night due to staffing shortage
Video: California woman’s completed mail-in ballot accidentally sent to Utah
Shipping Carriers Hungrily Eye Your Mailbox

November 3, 2016
VIDEO: Mike the Mailman: Postman - Post Retirement
Postal workers see influx in mail thanks to election season
USPS Refund Offbeat for Carlsbad Man
Temporary Emergency Committee of the Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Nov. 15
Video: PMG delivers update on election mail, USPS strategies
Everett, WA councilman puts ballot postage promise to the test - USPS returned his ballot as
undeliverable

November 2, 2016
Martin Postmaster Receives National Recognition
County jury commissioners say mail is slower since the USPS made changes in Pocatello
Houston Apartment Residents Left With No Mail Service
Toledo area seeing absentee ballot delays
Ku Klux Klan endorses Donald Trump for president
Video: No second chances on mailed Arizona early ballots
USPS Dedicates Hanukkah Forever Stamp
Trump’s campaign disavows support of KKK-aligned newspaper
Inmate who admitted his stupidity gets federal prison for mailing death threat to midstate judge

November 1, 2016
FBI Task Force Questions Citizen Journalist About Photographing Mail Facility
Mail carrier union decries Trump's comments about discarded ballots
USPS will increase staff to address delays in Berkeley mail delivery
Postal worker saves family from house fire
APWU: Contractual Retroactive Payment in November 18th Paychecks
Postal Service hiring 100 temporary mail handlers in Columbus
Amazon installing parcel lockers at malls, gas stations and convenience stores
$2 Jenny Invert only at post offices now
New York puts UPS's culture on trial in $873M cigarette case
Post Office hours for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve
Hundreds of absentee ballots reissued in northwest Ohio after post office snag
2016 Election Committee Announces Results of NPMHU Election
Postal Inspector: Ballots not target in reported mail thefts
Off Duty Postal Worker Accidentally Hands Out Drugs On Halloween
OIG: Names (and Prices) They Are a-Changin’

October, 31, 2016
Mailman delivers, keeps family and art close to his heart
Hot tamales: New USPS stamps a Latin feast for the eyes
Canada: Red dot at post office = no junk mail
Moriah Post Office Turns 200
Postal worker helps co-worker with haunted house
2017 Postage Rate Increase: Good News for Commercial First-Class Mailers
Poll: Feds Think Clinton Would Manage Government Better Than Trump
Exploring the True Impact the Election Has on Marketers
USPS to issue Nativity stamp on Thursday
Thousands of UK postal workers staging walkout
Americans are skittish about drones delivering their packages
Mailman delivers, keeps family and art close to his heart

October 30, 2016
In Colorado, Trump suggests mail ballots will be thrown out
Mail delivery problems for Collier neighborhood

October 29, 2016
New Biggs postmaster treasures her work
Final delivery: Nath retires after 31 years as mail carrier
Berkeley: Mail Deliveries at 2 A.M.
'Discriminatory' South Bronx Post Offices Should be Audited, Pol Says
1,500 absentee ballot requests found in Illinois post office box
Video: Hundreds of Ohio absentee ballots missing in the mail
New Hanukkah forever stamp to be dedicated in Boca Raton on Tuesday
Video: Pennsylvania Dog Attacks On Carrier Halt Mail Delivery
Tourists turn to mail to avoid curse
Amazon’s Shipping Costs Likely to Surge With Holiday Orders
Berkeley mail delivery prompts tidal wave of complaints
Aiken's old post office among area's haunted places

October 28, 2016
How souvenirs were once sent through the mail
Elgin native sworn in as city's new postmaster
USPS Expects Double-Digit Growth in Holiday Package Volume
The bar in Trump's new DC hotel honors postal history (sorf of)
Every Day, 24K Federal Retirees Reach a Busy Signal on OPM's Toll-Free Line
Why Amazon's Holiday Season Forecast Is Disappointing Investors
UPS Not Sweating Amazon's Transportation Network
"Underbanked" Report Shows Need For Postal Banking
Video: NC congressman in Tucson to hear pleas to save the city's mail processing center

October 27, 2016
Post office agrees to re-start service after dog attack
New reality of vote-by-mail includes delays and problems with postmarks
USPS Expands Surface Visibility Mobile Scanner Program
Local Officials Push to Keep Cherrybell Postal Facility Open
KC Postal Worker to Retire With 30-Year Perfect Attendance Record
USPS Suspends Mail Delivery Because of Pit Bull
No, you don't need a stamp for your ballot
Swiss Post’s network of the future – fewer Post Offices, more “Access Points”
Man Charged with Intentionally Setting Fire to Alpine, Texas Post Office
Video: A Look at Vintage Baseball Stamps at the Postal Museum
Post Office sells Monsignor Valente center for $2.8 million

October 26, 2016
Google Express expands, now reaches 90 percent of U.S.
Post office banking: an old idea getting new life
USPS Removes Package from Mailbox, Charges Fee to Get it Back
USPS to be Sued for Priority Mail Loss by Triumph Donnelly Studios LLC
What happens if your health plan goes postal?

October 25, 2016
Neighbors upset with latest mail delivery plan after carriers' run-ins with dog
Bringing Government Secrets to Light
USPS OIG: Measurement of Days of Operating Cash on Hand (PDF)
Minor USPS fire leads to major penalties
Trump's proposed hiring freeze could leave 15,000 letter carrier jobs vacant each year
UPU provides ‘compromise’ for USPS parcel costs
USPS CCA--My Year From Hell
Ballots mistakenly returned to Broomfield CO voters
Officials plan to destroy Doug Hughes' gyrocopter
APWU: What to Expect in a Lame Duck Congress
When a Postal Service form the public was not likely to see surfaces

October 24, 2016
Five Questions With Bo the Mailman
Billings: Mail disappearing from residents' mailboxes
You'll never guess why travelers are being inundated with junk mail
Letter: Postal trucks wrecked neighborhood
Mailboxes broken into at Cave Junction OR post office
Political mailers are pesky but effective, experts say
FedEx change forcing package shippers to get more efficient
USPS honors employees who died in 2001 attacks
OIG: Know Your Rights
USPS marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Inside the Cyber Attack That Shocked the US Government
Remembering Mishawaka's Postal Poet
Australia Post delivers postcard 50 yrs late

October 23, 2016
Tybee Island post office goes mobile after hurricane
Trump Promises Hiring Freeze On All Federal Employees
Hahn reflects on lengthy postal career
Ohio: Confusing postage for absentee ballots
El Dorado CountyCA voters still waiting for ballots ten days after they were mailed

October 22, 2016
Mailboxes Broken Into at Cave Junction Post Office
How customer demands are reshaping last-mile delivery
House Committee Asks for GAO Review of OPM's Retirement Application Process
A year later, Self-Plus-One gradually gains steam
Flooded mail center reopens, expected to end Charlotte delivery delays
Video: Billings police investigate reports of mail theft, including absentee ballots

October 21, 2016
USPS to Raise Priority Mail Rates by 4 Percent
Neighbors relieved to be getting mail following Channel 2 investigation
Parcel delivery could be the future of the USPS
APWU: Paltry COLA Will Leave Postal, Federal Retirees Worse Off
Driver Slams Into Scranton Post Office
USPS realigns Marketing and Deputy PMG functions
Carlisle PA postal worker helps girl struck by vehicle
Video: USPS ‘master key’ stolen, raises concern of mail thefts in Mill Creek WA area
USPS says Matthew is to blame for continuing mail delays in Charlotte
8 Myths About Federal Retirement
3 men arrested in connection with assault on postal carrier in Delaware County
Video: Postal Worker Questioned for Throwing Away Ballot Guides in Berkeley
Postal Service Announces 2017 Shipping Prices
USPS FIVE-YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN - Fiscal Years 2017 to 2021
Federal authorities investigating possible mail theft within the Sioux City Postal Office
Teen boys injured after crashing with postal carrier in Putnam County
APWU: On 15th Anniversary of Anthrax Attacks, Workers Recall Those Who Died
Video: Neighbor scams entire neighborhood by stealing mail

October 20, 2016
NALC 214 Postal Workers Demand "Bring Back Angela" Stop Workplace Bullying and Intimidation
England paved the way for our postal service, and the proof is on display
Elderly woman struck by postal vehicle taken to Boise hospital
6 Next-Generation Concept Vehicles to Replace the U.S. Mail Truck
Video: Postal service changes may increase absentee ballot delivery time
Senator Calls on USPS to Address Service Disruptions in North Dakota
USPS Requests Parcel Rates Increases for 2017

October 19, 2016
The curse that prompts tourists to mail rocks back to Hawaii
Postal worker physical therapy executives convicted in Houston of fraud, money laundering
Federal probe launched into dumped Berkeley voter guides
USPS OIG: Packages Suspected of Containing Marijuana Report Not Posted
Residents of Florida town complain about mail service
Florentine Madonna and Child Christmas Stamp Dedicated Today
Video: Brazos County (TX) residents want changes to prevent stolen mail
Video: 'My Heroes': Solana Beach Man Reunites With Postal Workers Who Saved His Life
Hatch Act complaint forces postal employee out of Three Oaks Township election
Hundreds of NJ votes might not be counted because of Post Office error

October 18, 2016
USPS to Hire 400 Holiday Workers in Tampa Bay Area
Drudge, Limbaugh Fall for Twitter Joke About Postal Worker Destroying Trump Ballots
2017 health premiums: It could have been so much worse
And then there were none: last USPS governor’s term ends  December 8
USPS (and a whole lot of Trumpkins) respond to tweet about postal worker tearing up Trump
absentee ballots
USPS: Employees Urged to Update Addresses
USPS Heroes' Corner - Tammy Ernst, York, PA
Results of USPS Cost-Saving Steps a Disappointment, Audit Says
OIG: Do Americans Want Drone Delivery?

October 17, 2016
Timber Post Office Closed Due to Water Damage
New Postal Rates Will Benefit Some Publishers and Printers
PRC Listens to Small Sellers
Why the post office stopped mailing children
Nonprofit Postage On Way Back Up
Help stamp out breast cancer
Trump related group uses direct mail to scam elderly alzheimer patients
Absentee ballots from Central Jersey not delivered, report says

October 16, 2016
Postal Service Not Delivering on Pension Promises
Small but Mighty: Laveen Post Office Hub of Community Activity
No-confidence vote for Massachusetts postmaster with past problems
Illinois letter carrier alleges racial discrimination at work
Where the candidates stand on letter carrier issues

October 15, 2016
APWU Election Results Certified
Post office in Taiwan built in the shape of a shipping box
Hour long lines at Georgia post office after hurricane
Wisconsin Mail Carriers Wear Pink
Rural postal service remains essential
Three Years On From Its Sale, The Privatisation Of Royal Mail Is A Story Of Our Times
PRC TO HOST TECHNICAL CONFERENCE: USPS to address Flats Directive in 2015 ACD

October 14, 2016
Link: Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)
Dog interrupts mail service in Kansas neighborhood
Toledo postal worker might have tuberculosis
Toddler Wanders Away From Day Care, Found by Postal Worker
Defense seeks dismissal of charges against Rapid City mail carrier
Police investigate checks, mail stolen from Boston mailboxes
Help Stamp Out Breast Cancer
Video: Soy sauce evacuates U.S. Postal facility in West Fargo, ND
APWU: Correcting Dues for Newly Converted PSEs

October 13, 2016
Difficult to return: USPS won't allow Samsung Note 7 phones on their planes
USPS Expects to Deliver More Than 15 Billion Pieces of Holiday Mail This Year
PRC: New Postage Rates Proposed (PDF)
Hazmat Crews Respond to Lewiston Post Office
USPS Asks PRC for Return of 49 Cent Stamp
Postal truck crashes into power pole, house; some without power
Authorities blame non-toxic irritant for Western NY post office scare
USPS announces Holiday 2016 mailing and shipping deadlines
Police arrest man for cashing fraudulent money orders in Carlisle PA
How Stronger Unions Could Fix Our Economy — And Our Politics
Americans remain skittish about delivery via drones, Postal Service survey shows
OIG: Timeliness of First-Class Mail Flats
OIG: USPS’s Delivering Results, Innovation, Value, and Efficiency Program Capping (PDF)

October 12, 2016
Vallejo's new post office boasts a new attitude, too
Midlothian neighbors want answers after mail allegedly found dumped
NPMHU Issues Contract Update #9
USPS OIG: Public Perception of Drone Delivery in the United States
New McCaskill Bill to Prevent Emergency Postal Suspensions
Video: Congress considering 2 bills that could change the way you get your mail
Senator Claire McCaskill Introduces Legislation That Would Bar USPS From Closing Post Offices
Without Community Notice Or Appeal Process
Video: Bixby, OK Mail Trouble Prompts Action From U.S. Congressman

October 11, 2016
How Russian Postmen Glued the Country Together
UPS' Boot Camp for Truck Trainers an Intense 3 Weeks
Pink for a Cause at USPS
USPS Must Revisit Possible Harassing Nature of Postal Worker's Cap Bearing Gadsden Flag
USPS Seeks Rate Increase for January 2017
USPS lists recommended holiday mailing dates for overseas military personnel
Stolen Checks Taken From East Harlem Mailboxes Total $20K: NYPD
Postal Reform October Update – No News Is Bad News
Oregon Supreme Court rules police and postal inspectors can’t inspect packages
OIG: Oil and Gas Rights

October 10, 2016
Columbus Day
Plane in fatal Southwest Alaska crash was flying bypass mail route
How Royal Mail rakes in millions betraying the elderly
Letter carrier claims he was subjected to age discrimination
Video: Florida letter carrier uses tear gas on dog - Owner says use of tear gas on dog unwarranted
Video: ‘I’m a special kid’ - Well-wishers respond to boy’s mail request
Witch flies across postmark from world Halloween capital

October 9, 2016
SFPD, Postal Inspectors Investigate Citywide Mail Thefts
NC: USPS Suspends Mail Deliveries as Hurricane Arrives
Amazon Only Needs a Minute of Human Labor to Ship Your Package
PRC: Posting of Views on Universal Postal Union Proposals (PDF)
As Amidon closes post office, others deal with challenges
Hurricane fells oak tree in front of Ridgeland's post office
China's Postal Savings IPO: Return to Sender

October 8, 2016
Residents cautioned following mass theft of mail in Naperville IL
Man Who Robbed Rancho Bernardo CA Post Office Sentenced to 14 Years
Online sales to see big boost
Video: USPS seeking seasonal employees but what happens if positions go unfilled?
Delivery drivers sue Amazon over contractor status
Video: Maryland Neighborhood Unable to Rely on Mail Delivery
USPS investigates mail theft in Cheyenne

October 7, 2016
Mail Left Unattended on Top of Mesa Mailboxes
APWU: Dimondstein Scores Overwhelming Victory
Holiday Windows Shine on New Forever Stamps
Video: Post Office investigates mail missing in Clifton Forge VA
Wonder Woman’s 75th Anniversary Celebrated on Forever Stamps
Rash of mailbox break-ins has Anthem, AZ residents on alert

October 6, 2016
26th Universal Postal Congress Stresses Environmental Concerns
Kenyan Wins Second Term as Head of Agency
USPS Service Alerts on Hurricane Matthew
New online sales estimates show why delivery companies want more holiday help
OSHA cites USPS after two Des Moines workers suffer heat illness while delivering the mail
Postal Service, Bellevue Police work together to halt drug trafficking
Postal service delivers seal of approval to Halloween Capital of the World
Fortenberry continues to pursue mail delivery issues
USPS unveils 5 potential smart city projects

October 5, 2016
General Election Ballots Headed to Mailboxes
After 20 years, 70-year-old Hope Keatts to retire from postal service
Mail thieves dump 7 bags of stolen mail
Texas: Postal inspector says mail theft suspect couldn't be arrested because he threw the mail away?
USPS Commemorated Festival of Diwali with a Forever Stamp today
Ballots Collected in APWU Election of Officers
NALC’s Rolando corrects errors in radio show dealing with USPS retirement funding
Buffalo postal carrier running late accused of dumping undelivered mail
TruTV's "Hack My Life" Is Looking For A Few Current or Former NYC Postal Employees - Program will
shoot
Drunk Teen Causes 2 Separate Crashes Tuesday, Injures Postal Worker
Neopost USA urges enactment of Postal Reform legislation

October 4, 2016
Enterprise Postmaster Mike Warner Retires
Post Office Recognizes Super Safe Driver Award
Parking dispute involves Athens postal workers union
Caraway celebrates 100 years of postal service
USPS OIG: Timeliness of Mail Processing at the Queens P&DC
PdC Postmaster Retires
Pickup truck strikes St. Agatha post office
NALC: Latest retiree, FECA COLA projections released
Postal Service statement on Universal Postal Union’s terminal dues agreement

October 3, 2016
Island Mail Carrier Gets His Job Back
USPS Plans to Hire 35,000-40,000 Seasonal Workers for Holiday Season
Group protests local Staples over post office program
Higher shipping fees will force e-retailers to adjust
Fall 2016 USPS Delivery Outlook
USPS Selects Mahindra to Produce Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) Prototypes
USPS seeks retirees for holiday jobs
USPS: Disability Employment Awareness Month
OIG: The Best-Laid Plans…
OIG: Management of Maintenance Employees’ Sick Leave in the Mid-America District
OIG: Management and Oversight of Highway Contract Routes

October 2, 2016
Once more along the route
Rod Hanson - 22 Years, Millions of Pieces of Mail Delivered in Bellingham
USPS dedicates Kwanzaa forever stamp
Why UPS and FedEx are hiking prices
Postal Service responds to Steve Pociask’s opinion piece “Delayed Postal Delivery Means Wasted
Absentee Votes”
Pneumatic tubes and how mail was moved in Paris for more than a century

October 1, 2016
Black Widows Found at Carlotta Post Office
Pam Pettay Honored for 31 Years to Postal Service
PRC Approves Extension for USPS Grocery Delivery Tests
Aspen mailman dies unexpectedly while working
Motorist claims USPS employee responsible for his injuries stemming from a vehicular accident
Special Delivery: Letter carrier donates kidney to customer
USPS proposes smart cities data collection scenarios

September 30, 2016
Video: After USPS Raises Suspicions, Large Marijuana Grow Busted in California
Video: California Carrier Trips Over Woman Being Kidnapped And Does Nothing
Delayed Postal Delivery Means Wasted Absentee Votes
Why Drug Runners Love the U.S. Postal Service
Syringes found in Lowell mail drop box
USPS debuts first Halloween-themed stamps
Defect found in 5% of Jack-o’-lanterns stamps
Overall FEHB premiums to rise 4.4% in 2017- postal workers hit with 11.7% increase in employee
contribution
OIG: Omaha, NE, Processing and Distribution Center Customer Service Performance
OIG: What Should a USPS Information Technology Strategic Risk Management Process Include?

September 29, 2016
USPS OIG: Postal Service Workplace Violence Program
Driver ejected from mail truck in Parma crash
USPS Will Continue Dabbling in Grocery Deliveries
WSJ: Amazon is Reportedly Building its Own Shipping Business
Group is fishing out checks from USPS mailboxes in Queens

September 28, 2016
Destroyed mailboxes replaced with new, higher security locks
Postal Savings Bank of China IPO Goes Poorly
Post office evacuated after e-cigarette explodes
Postal Service Health Benefits and the FEHBP
Surveillance Cameras Catch Mail Thief in Action
Two Arrested in Mississippi Post Office Robbery
300 pieces of mail found in Rancho Viejo NM trash bin
Video: Unrestrained dog costs Wichita neighborhood mail door deliveries

September 27, 2016
How Amazon.com is Crushing eBay and Wal-Mart
Senator calls for mail covers review after media investigation
Postal Service fuels opioid epidemic by delivering foreign drugs right to American's doorstep
USPS OIG Report: The Postal Service and Cities: A "Smart" Partnership
Report: Three-Quarters of Customers Broadcast Their Frustrations When They Receive a Damaged
Package
Video: USPS promises to move disabled veteran’s mailbox
Video: Search continues for couple suspected in Mississippi post office shooting
FedEx expects e-commerce delivery volume to surge on Mondays
Texas postal worker killed in Sunday crash

September 26, 2016
Man heaves garbage can through post office window
Dim weight changes mean more rate pain ahead
Get Ready for a New USPS Mail Truck
Costa Rica: Mail carriers protest against increase of packages
Canada Post stamps celebrate great NHL forwards
Composite Sketch Of Man That Shot Mississippi Postmaster

September 25, 2016
Mailbox thieves strike Chandler neighborhood
Unwanted mailing address change triggers scam alert
Michigan Representative Jon Hoadley Introduces Legislation Aimed At Protecting Mail Carriers And
Others From Dangerous Dogs
Video: Cat Chases Down New Zealand Post Mailman Everyday Demanding To Be Loved

September 24, 2016
PRC Publishes Strategic Plan Outlining Five-Year Vision (PDF)
Elderly Woman Crashes Car Through Brick Wall of Post Office
My Day With USPS
Demolition project damages post office
Postal workers' excess travel wastes millions
UPS Tests Drone For Urgent Delivery
Video: Mississippi postmaster shot in the arm, gunman on the loose
Best economic indicators these days? FedEx and UPS
Officials respond to issue of illegal drugs being shipped through USPS

September 23, 2016
Mold causes post office to temporarily close in Seaton, Illinois
Smithsonian Postal Museum Features America's Mailing Industry
53rd Postmaster of Boston Sworn in at State House
Postal Service Hiring Over 200 Seasonal Employees in Phoenix
Massachusetts Postal Worker Charged with Viewing Child Pornography on USPS Computers
Lawmakers, clerks exploring solutions to vote-by-mail postmark issues
When Will We Realize Email Isn't Private?
Feds target mass mailing fraud schemes aimed at elderly
Video: Thieves target mail for gift cards
PRC Publishes Strategic Plan Outlining Five-Year Vision
California mail thieves strike again, USPS installing new mailboxes

September 22, 2016
FedEx CEO – Amazon can’t do what we do
Post office stops delivery to neighborhood after damage from hurricane
Local Letter Carrier Honored for Saving Boy
Undeliverable packages on the rise ahead of the holidays?
USPS “Temporary Emergency Committee” to meet Sept. 27
Mandatory cluster mailboxes too easily burglarized
Columbus postmaster completes unique feat
USPS Awards Contracts for Delivery Vehicle Prototypes, Will Test for Six Months
FedEx narrows threshold of dimensional pricing on U.S. parcel shipments, hurting shippers
You’ve Got Election Mail
How would Donald Trump manage federal employees?
NAPUS: Postal Service Clarifies Evaluation Policy
Amazon can now deliver your packages to a secure locker instead of your front porch in Denver

September 21, 2016
Elderly woman crashes car into Bannock County Post Office
CNY letter carriers who cheered Clay teen with cancer receive national honors today
Postal Service Previews Select 2017 Stamps
USPS Worker Told to Remove 'Make America Great Again' Sign
Mother says postal worker's carelessness caused injuries
For federal workers, a chance to lock in life insurance
Investigating grease fire at  Missouri maintenance facility, OSHA finds  US Postal facility failed to
maintain working fire extinguishers
OIG: Are Clerk and Mail Handler Costs Correctly Attributed to USPS Products?
Postal Systems Debate whether Amazon Is Friend or Foe

September 20, 2016
Vicious stray dog attacks leave Dallas neighborhoods in terror
Guns Stolen From the US Post Office
Residents at Pensacola apartments go months without receiving mail
Mail fraud? GOP dupes small donors to fund Trump's campaign
USPS Has Achieved Just a Fraction of Its Projected Savings From Slowing Mail Delivery
Mail truck damaged by fire in South Carolina
NALC: National-level arbitration case decided on ‘Work and Time Standards Video Recording’
Why the Paperless Office Is Finally on Its Way

September 19, 2016
USPS OIG Audit Report: Mail Processing and Transportation Operational Changes
APWU: Vote in Election of National Union Officers
NALC: Latest retiree, FECA COLA projections released
After years of effort, U.S. Diwali stamp finally a reality
Man threatened to kill postmaster over missing parcel
Can FedEx Deliver?
Letter: Postal workers kept it together after 9/11
The future is here: how autonomous drones will revolutionize postal sorting
USPS Inspector General reports massive increases in delayed mail
Driver smashes into mail truck Monday morning in Taylor, MI
OIG: Are Highway Contract Routes Useful for New Contracts?
OIG: Where Have All the Collection Boxes Gone?
USPS awards contracts to six delivery vehicle suppliers
OIG: Mail Processing and Transportation Operational Changes
Jack-o’-lantern stamps have Ridgefield, CT roots

September 18, 2016
Late or lost mail just part of the Postal Service’s problem
Overlooked Orleans: Post offices were a pit of patronage
Postal service plays 'hard to get' on info
Has email killed the envelope? No, says one envelope maker
I just need a stamp

September 17, 2016
Guest opinion: USPS blundered in closing W. Glenwood facility
NALC 2016 Letter Carrier Heroes of the Year
Philly Letter Carrier hailed a hero after saving co-worker's life
Famous employees of the United States Postal Service
USPS awards contracts for next generation delivery vehicle prototypes
USPS alters First Day Cover servicing policy
Gary, Indiana letter carrier robbed at gunpoint
Man cited in Lansdale, PA post office incident

September 16, 2016
Pittsburgh: Suspects beat postal worker with baseball bat, broke mail truck's windows
More Cluster Mailbox Thefts in San Antonio
Florida PO closed by Hermine set to re-open
Ohio post office suspended due to "poor building condition"
What can 47 cents buy these days?
250 holiday jobs up for grabs with Ohio Postal Service
OIG: City Delivery Office Efficiency – Greensboro District
OIG: Postmaster Cost Segment
OIG: Chicago District Processing Facilities’ Process for Mail Count and Color Coding of Standard Mail
OIG: Customer Service Operations in the Capital and Northern Virginia Districts

September 15, 2016
The Post Office Costs Taxpayers Nothing, and Gives Us So Much in Return
Postal Rate Forecast for 2017
PO Box service canceled for hundreds in Palm Springs
SF: Postal Thieves With Master Key Still on the Loose
Man Mailed Dead Skunks, Raccoon To Rival For Job, Police Say
UPS To Hire About 95,000 For Holiday Season
How the Postal Service Regained Customers’ Trust After Throwing Packages
USPS reverses position on delivery to Maine islands

September 14, 2016
Postal Service Health Benefits and the FEHBP: The Urgent Case for Getting Reform Right
Democrats Go Postal With probably the worst idea ever
2017 Print Forecast: Tiny Price Hikes With a Chance of Disruptio
Heritage: Postal Service Health Benefits and Postal Reform
San Antonio Postal Service Getting 30 Calls a Day for Vandalism
Can robots replace thousands of USPS employees?
Starship Technologies
Willie Nelson's new cause is... postal reform?
New Boston postmaster to be sworn in Friday
KOA Introduces Postal Mail Service For Campers
South Carolina rural carrier seriously injured in wreck
Postal Service Urges Voters to Mail Ballots Early

September 13, 2016
After security contractor reneges, officers at Eagan postal facility strike
Mail Cluster Break Ins Reported in NW Fresno
Letter to PRC Concerning Unfairly Low Terminal Dues Charged for Chinese Packages Entering the U.S.
(PDF)
Cummings and Chaffetz to Speak at Postal Reform Lunch Event
The Anthrax Letters That Terrorized a Nation Are Now Decontaminated and on Public View
Power outage at White Plains mail facility causes delays
Excited mailman attempts to deliver mail during intense storm
Cluster boxes replaced after being stolen from Albuquerque neighborhood
Postal Museum Launches “America’s Mailing Industry” Virtual Exhibition
OIG Wants to Know: Are the Mobile Delivery Devices Working as Intended?
Could marijuana sales save Canada Post in digital age?
B2C E-Commerce Growth Fuels Need for Improved Postal Services
NAPUS: OPTION LETTER MAILED TO PART-TIME POSTMASTERS
OIG: Advertising Mail Still Going Strong

September 12, 2016
USPS OIG: Are the Mobile Delivery Devices Working as Intended?
USPS OIG: Facility Conditions Review: Great Lakes Area
Postal Savings Bank of China's Underwriters to Get $130 Million Payday for HK IPO
E-Commerce is a Boon for Rural America, But it Comes With a Price
Rural Post Offices Transformed by E-commerce
Albuquerque residents confused as thieves steal community mailboxes
Security Officers to Strike Monday at Postal Service Distribution Center in Eagan MN
Task force says Canada Post needs fixing; daily delivery in question
After a cruise, junk mail makes unscheduled stops
Video: Linn's Monday Morning Brief - Halloween stamps

September 11, 2016
Patriots Day
Video: Thieves steal cluster box units in Albuquerque
APWU national election ballots in the mail

September 10, 2016
Car Crashes Through Front Door of Cherokee Post Office
Who is Behind 'Postal Security Gap' Story?
Americans for Securing All Packages
Mobile post office opens in Ceder Key after Hurricane Hermine's Destruction
At long last, catalogers anticipate rate relief from USPS
USPS offers reward for Chicago attempted robbery suspect
President Obama Nominates Robert G. Taub – Commissioner, Postal Regulatory Commission
California veteran's pain pills intercepted by mail thieves
Bipartisan Security Experts Applaud New Senate Bill to Close Dangerous Security Loophole in the
Global Postal System
Advocates Call for International Shipment Screening for Drugs, Weapons

September 9, 2016
Kahuku post office the latest hit by mailbox thefts
Arbitration results in concessionary contract for postal workers
Rural mail carrier killed after driving into creek
La Habra CA post office seeing rash of box break-ins
Was UPS behind that “huge security gap” story?
Committee Releases Year-Long Investigative Report Into OPM Data Breaches
Video: Woman In Mercedes-Benz Arrested In Thefts Of Mail And Packages All Over Southern California
When travel companies sell their mailings lists, junk mail becomes an unwanted souvenir
Newly Re-Elected NARFE Leaders Face a ‘Perfect Storm’ of Rising Premiums Hitting Federal Retirees
America's Mailing Industry

September 8, 2016
The feds pore over your mail to flag scams
Letter carrier arrested for mail theft had criminal record
NALC Branch 245 Labor Day Parade
Air conditioning out at East Nashville post office; Employee passes out
USPS OIG: Image is Everything
USPS OIG: Collection Box Removal Process - Eastern Area (PDF)
Huge security gap lets dangerous packages enter US through postal system
Tom Ridge: 15 years after 9/11, a gaping security gap
Gyrocopter letter carrier Doug Hughes released from prison
USPS Adds Another 3,000 Ram ProMaster Vans
Going Postal: How Can We Fix The Worst Post Offices In Brooklyn?
New USPS delivery service linked to email addresses
Video: Texas rural carrier killed after driving into creek during mail route
Your mail carrier warns that door-to-door delivery is under attack
Portman says his bill would help block mail shipments of synthetic drugs from abroad
I didn’t want Medicare Part B. Why did Social Security enroll me in it?
Feds on case of Illinois post office break-in

September 7, 2016
Video: Seinfeld Star, Newman The Mailman, Makes Appearance In Israeli Commercial
PRC to Begin Postal Rates Review in Late December
Congress Keeps an Eye on Chinese Shipping Rates
Matternet Partners with Mercedes-Benz to Create the Future of (Drone) Delivery
The nonpresidents who have been featured on multiple U.S. stamps
Linden Ave sure misses Ronnie the mailman

September 6, 2016
ATR Opposes Postal Reform Act
Letter: Three days without mail delivery is abnormal
It’s Royal Mail’s 500th birthday, but there’s little reason to celebrate
Owner angry that letter carrier pepper-sprayed dog through the fence
Festus mailman foils postal truck theft
Funston USPS closed due to flooding from Hermine
OIG: Famous Former Postal Workers

September 5, 2016
Vehicle Crashes Into Coopersburg Post Office
Water in Downtown Abilene Post Office Still Unsafe to Drink
Anaheim company pays $3 million to resolve postal-fraud investigation
5 myths about labor unions
2016 federal duck stamp art contest gets underway Sept. 9

September 4, 2016
Postal Service Rehiring Retirees for the Peak Holiday Season
Philly once had two great post offices. Soon, it will have none.
Moving mail by rail made for fond memories
Return to sender: Burning Man won't accept mail any more
Video: Woman Arrested, Found With Over 200 Pieces of Stolen Mail During Traffic Stop in South
Pasadena CA

September 3, 2016
Rain or shine, postal workers are here to serve the Upper Thumb
Auto-repair mogul accused of running $30 million postal-truck repair scam
Postal managers ignored complaints about lovesick letter carrier
Postal Inspectors Bust Massive OWCP Fraud Scheme in Dallas Area
GPUs Power Postal Service Analysis
Where's my mail? Milwaukee TV station investigates problems at the post office
Video: Shot Fired During Attempted Robbery Of Chicago Carrier

September 2, 2016
FAA Puts Key Amazon, UPS, Google and Facebook Execs on Drone Committee
Letter From Congress Expressing Concern About Terminal Dues (PDF)
UPS to raise rates 4.9% after holidays
PRC outlines plans for 10 year review of postal rate making process
Video: PMG thanks employees for recent USPS successes
Video: Willie Nelson Featured in New ‘Grand Alliance’ Video
USPS Heroes' Corner - George Hearst, Painesville, OH
APWU: MVS Wins Important Ruling on Subcontracting Notification
APWU: Two Settlements Address DBCS Staffing And Employee Orientation Disputes
Photo released of suspect in attack on postal worker on South Side
Anaheim company pays $3 million to resolve postal-fraud investigation
How postal history tells the story of the atomic bomb

September 1, 2016
Minivan Rams New Milford Post Office
Customers reveal the most frustrating (and hilarious) ways lazy postmen have dropped off their parcels
The Awesome Story of a Mail Delivery in Iceland
Kansas City Man Indicted for Assaulting Mail Carrier with a Firearm
'Peace treaty' at Canada Post only delays the inevitable, says business group
A Post Office Moves, And Our Civic Realm Loses Another Piece of Its Soul
Will Amazon Kill FedEx?

August 31, 2016
Message Delivered to Winchester Residents: No Rail, No Mail
Canada Post Reaches Tentative Agreement With Postal Workers
Thieves Got a USPS Master Key And Are Pilfering Mail Across the City
VIDEO: USPS Mail Carrier Nearly Swept Away by Flash Flood
Salmonella from chicks in the mail
Office Depot to Offer FedEx Services at More U.S. Stores
PMG Addresses NAPUS and Postmasters At Convention - People More The Mail
MVS Continues to Fight Subcontracting
APWU: Support Services Division Battles Outsourcing
The U.S. Postal Service, a National – and Constitutional – Treasure
Butterfly Stamp to Alight On Post Office Locations Across Nation

August 30, 2016
Authorities warning Chowchilla residents of mail thieves
Postal key apparently used in SF mail thefts
Crash Causes Postal Truck to Catch Fire
Vehicle crashes into Youngsville Post Office, sending 4 to the hospital
Atlantic Beach neighbors concerned about packages left in mailboxes
Linn's: USPS funding children's TV drama 'The Inspectors'
USPS Hiring in Arkansas
Decline in union membership costs nonunion workers $133 billion annually in lost wages
USPS reveals Eastern Tailed-Blue butterfly stamp
When the U.S. Postal Service Also Delivered Babies
eBay petition asks Trudeau government to take action to end Canada Post uncertainty
Call of Duty - Postal Operations Continue After Devastation
USPS seeks employees for TV ads

August 29, 2016
Canada Post Union’s Job Action Put Off For One Day As Talks Continue
USPS to issue Star Trek stamps Friday in NYC
Canada Post workers to refuse overtime in Alberta and NWT
The Fed and labor agree: Workers need a raise

August 28, 2016
APWU President Emeritus Burrus on Greg Bell’s alleged accomplishments
Canada Post cancels postal workers’ vacations, sick leave, maternity & adoption benefits effective today
Canada Post's relationship with its workers is blighted by 'underlying toxicity'

August 27, 2016
Federal and local officials meet in Modesto to combat mail theft
Mail boat runs aground on Lake Winnipesaukee
VIDEO: New Doorbell Cameras See Carriers in a Different Light
USPS makes changes to package tracking
Video: Retired postal employee says government mistake could cost him $89,000
Tragic Mistake: Indianapolis Postal Employee Shot By Police
Mail thieves target rural neighborhoods in Fairbanks

August 26, 2016
Small, sidewalk-cruising robots will soon be delivering packages in Switzerland
APWU Approves National Young Members' Committee
Sonoma woman saved in freak post office crash
INSTAGRAM: APWU Convention in Orlando
Minivan crashes into New Milford post office
Bristol police mistake postal supervisor for package thief
Priority Mail Commercial Plus Cubic Pricing, by Rich Weiss
CUPW issues strike notice after it says Canada Post refused to extend talks
Paper industry fights efforts to cut back on hard copy financial reports
Video: Federal, Local Officials Hold Town Hall Meeting on Mail Theft in Sacramento
Postmaster loses home in Indiana tornadoes, continues to deliver mail
In The Grand Canyon, USPS Still Delivers Mail By Mule

August 25, 2016
Postal workers mourn loss of pregnant co-worker gunned down in Detroit
Sometimes the postman rings not even once
NALC: Rare FEGLI Open Season Starts Sept. 1
INSTAGRAM: Carriers Keep Cool
Letter Carriers Not Always Visited by a Friendly Face
The USPS Ups its ECommerce Parcel Game
Canada Post union abruptly cancels strike announcement
Video: P.O. box thefts in Hawaii trigger federal investigation
USPS CFO updates employees in new video
Anger Mounts Over Long Term Care Premium Spike
Mail Handlers Union convenes in Chicago
Bristol, CT police mistake postal worker for package thief
An open letter to the postmaster general of the United States
FedEx Is Making All of Its Logos Purple and Orange, Its Most Recognized Color Scheme
The Postal Service’s birthday blues
Mail of more than 100 Manteca victims recovered
Video: As post office walls crumble, town leaders look for options

August 24, 2016
Estonian postal company to buy 30 ATVs
Postal Workers Rally in Orlando Against TTP
Neighborhood can't get packages for two years
Cremated remains prompt evacuation of post office
APWU: Dimondstein: We Can Forge Ahead, Build Power and Win
Feds File Lawsuit Over Berkeley's Main Post Office
San Antonio neighborhood gets new cluster mailboxes after recent break-ins
Mark Twain Had a Lifelong Feud with the United States Postal Service
USPS Celebrates National Park Service Centennial with Stamps, Framed Art and Keepsakes
Video: Switzerland enlists robots to help deliver mail
FedEx, UPS moved in unison to hike ground delivery rates since '06, firm says

August 23, 2016
LINK: Nalcrest.info
VIDEO: Nalcrest at 50
APWU to Rally Against TPP Tuesday at Orlando Convention
New postmaster on the job in Port Townsend
Neighbors not getting mail, medication; USPS says road isn't safe to turn around
Richmond Post Office Temporarily Closed Due to Mold Issue
CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Are Lines So Long at Bushwick Post Office?
Neighborhood surprises mailman after lightning strike fire
Protein powder causes false alarm at post office
Downtown post office home to rural carrier academy
Baton Rouge: USPS routes, offices disrupted by floods
Dispute Between State Department and PRC over UPU Congress (PDF)
Man charged with felony in hit-and-run that seriously hurt Butte postal service worker
Rural Bedford County, Virginia post office is among tiniest in the country
Video: Worst post office in NYC? Customers wait for hours at Flatbush Station
USPS Crackdown Jeopardizes Deliveries to Two Maine Islands
Postal Service attaching warning letters to suspected scams
U.S. Postal Service Honors Festival of Diwali with a Forever Stamp

August 22, 2016
Survivors of Edmond post office massacre are still reliving nightmarish attack 30 years later
Mail carrier missed after 3 decades delivering to Branford houses
Postal-Themed Hotel to Open in Taiwan
USPS manager saves rural carrier’s life
OIG: Dirty Little Secrets of Advertising
“Hambone” - The Old-school Mailman Retires

August 21, 2016
Ceremony Held on 30th Anniversary of Edmond Post Office Attack
Roanoke area postal customers pan mail service on Inspector General's website

August 20, 2016
A Mail Boat Stays Afloat
USPS Holiday campaign to feature St. Louis Letter Carrier
3 post offices burglarized in Tennessee
Canada Post doesn't answer contract questions

August 19, 2016
USPS Fined for Safety Hazards at Maryland Facility
Florida: Car Crashes Into Plantation Post Office
Warning: On the Brink of Canadian Mail Disruption
Post office caught up in massive California wildfire
Stolen mail truck recovered in Festus MO
Shipping isn’t free- but online customers expect it anyway
USPS: Louisiana Service Disruption Alert
California Congressman Kevin McCarthy to join in fight against mail theft
Antioch resident thanks postal worker who rescued her from rattlesnake in home

August 18, 2016
Did the USPS Kill Radio Shack?
Tallahassee's New Postmaster Embraces Teambuilding
USPS Faces $111K in Fines After OSHA Again Finds Workplace Safety Hazards
Prattsburgh Post Office Closed Indefinitely
Neighbors throw farewell party for beloved mailman
OIG Report: USPS Needs to Diversify and Expand Logistics Offerings
Manhole explosion sparks postal truck fire in Manhattan
String of Mail Thefts Shake Malibu
Absentee ballot postmark fix earns Cuyahoga County elections officials national award
Video: North Dallas condos targeted again by mail thieves
Video: Apartment, condo mailbox broken? Good luck getting it fixed

August 17, 2016
Woodland Hills Post Office faces wrecking ball of urbanization
Antioch resident thanks postal worker who rescued her from rattlesnake in home
The Postal Service test drives its new Service Performance Measurement System
Louisiana flood: Where can I pick up my mail?
Former Edmond postmaster shares story about massacre
The Postal Service’s Red Ink and Birthday Blues
APWU: COLA Increase
NALC Convention Updates Page
Man flashes badge, says he’s a police officer to get mail

August 16, 2016
USPS revenues from package mail continue to grow, along with costs
Officials Think Counterfeit Master Key Could Be Behind String of Mailbox Break-Ins
Postal Facilities and Offices Impacted by Flooding in Louisiana and Mississippi
Video: NALC Pres. Rolando 2016 Convention Keynote
How the Postal Service Can Keep Up With Amazon and Uber
Magazine Readers Are Wealthy & Well Educated, USPS Study Finds

August 15, 2016
PMG: Despite "off' quarter, just give us relief
The USPS has spent $5.4 million during the past two years to finance a children's TV show about postal
inspectors
Mass-Customized Magazines Now Possible Thanks to Production Inkjet Presses
Kew Gardens Will Keep Post Office
Utah politician blames USPS for election loss
University of North Dakota “Fighting Hawks” logo goes postal?
Who's Still Paying By Check In 2016?
Thirtieth anniversary ceremony planned for victims of Edmond OK Post Office massacre
How Labor’s Decline Opened Door to Billionaire Trump as ‘Savior’ of American Workers
Video: San Antonio neighborhood deals with numerous cases of mailbox vandalism
California man who burglarized post offices, stole mail, keys, identities, pleads guilty
"This is what happens to postal trucks that are old and worn out"
USPS: Franked Mail Pre-election Ban In Effect
Update: Starting In August 2016 Social Security Will REQUIRE You Provide Your Cell Phone Number To
Login
Health care rate hikes: An unintentional ‘October surprise’
OIG: The Evolving Logistics Landscape and the U.S. Postal Service (PDF)
OIG: How Could the Postal Service Make Better Use of the Kaizen Process?
OIG: Logistics 2.0 – An Ongoing Revolution
Wildfire burns post office and businesses in Northern California town
NAPUS: Ways and Means Committee “Tables” WEP Bill
Why the U.S. Postal Service’s net losses for the year are growing
Canada Post talks stall as strike mandate set to expire

August 14, 2016
Major Disaster in Flooded Areas of Louisiana Wildfire burns post office in Northern California town
Postage Graffiti Paintings Slap Back to Sticker Art
Event will honor victims of Edmond Post Office Killings

August 13, 2016
In wake of Trump insults, Senator asks USPS to re-issue Gold Star Mothers stamp
Online mail forwarding scam hits North Texas seniors
Federal Authorities Target Inland Empire Mail Thieves
Pennsylvania woman claims postal worker caused collision
Postal Contract Narrows the Gap between Tiers

August 12, 2016
Postmaster General Visits Bismarck to Address Mail Volume Issues
Postal worker hospitalized after coming into contact with chlorine pills
House members send mail on taxpayer's dime, vulnerable ones do it much more
Magazine publishers respond to story on USPS “subsidy”
Illegally parked postal trucks driving Harlem residents crazy
Postal Workers Stare Down Canada Post
Woman fuming over missing packages USPS claims they delivered
Man Indicted for Armed Robbery of Mail Carrier in Rancho Cordova
New 1-Cent Apples  Stamp is Always Ripe for Mailing
Video: Mailman Helps Fight Flames Until Firefighters Arrive
Gilby, ND Post Office indefinitely shuttered over mold worries
California mail theft victims frustrtaed, looking for extra security
Update: Missing Virginia postal employee found safe
Heitkamp: Postal Service needs flexibility to innovate and expand
The U.S. stamps that prove bold predictions for the future were wrong
Retired Sewickley Valley mail carrier making new kind of delivery
Mail problems continue in South Bay, CA

August 11, 2016
Paying it forward: Local postal worker goes above and beyond
I Always Wanted to Be a Mail Carrier. Until I Was One
Customer claims Trump mailer was defaced before being delivered
Royal Mail defined benefit pension scheme faces deep cuts
West Virginia: USPS driver hospitalized after traffic accident
APWU: The USPS Third Quarter Financial Report
A clash of visions for public postal service: What's at stake at Canada Post
Video: North Dakota post office sends back tribal disbursement checks
4 pounds of meth, coloring books mailed to Hawaii
Video Update: Remember this - "Who in the world bolts down a mailbox in the middle of a sidewalk?"

August 10, 2016
Think Amazon's drone delivery idea is a gimmick? Think again
Wal-Mart Buys Jet.com to Compete With Amazon
Should USPS Abandon Its Non Postal Pursuits?
USPS considering their own drone delivery service
NALC statement on USPS’ FY2016 Q3 financial results
USPS counts on 'broad bipartisan support' for reform amid losses
Sen. Carper Issues Statement on USPS Financial Losses
USPS replaces neighborhood's cluster boxes after Congressman intervenes
Video: Nissan Altima in police chase linked to missing Virginia postal employee
OIG: Do Mail Schedulers Make Mail Processing More Efficient?

August 9, 2016
Postal worker aids police in deadly shooting investigation
Mail carrier charged with assaulting co-worker during delivery route
NALC and USPS Agree to 31-Day Moratorium on Time Limits for Grievances Due to Convention
Postal Worker's 'Don't Tread on Me' Flag Being Investigated by EEOC
Missing Caroline County Postal Worker in Need of Medication
USPS posts $552 million operating loss for 3rd quarter ($1.6 billion loss after PAEA charges)
NAPUS posts side by side comparison of pending postal reform bills
U.S. Postal Service worker injured in Butte hit-and-run
OSHA finds USPS exposed workers to asbestos hazards at Indiana facility; proposes more than $49K in
fines
USPS is testing kiosks to ease eBay seller frustrations
U.S. Postal Service Revenue Rises on Shipping Growth, but Losses Mount
APWU: Convention Resolutions Now Posted

August 8, 2016
USPS provides a half billion dollar annual subsidy to magazine publishers
Watch Out! Nearly 9,000 Dogs Roam Southern Dallas (According to Scientific Model)
White House Rural Council Announces Postal Workshops
Online Shopping Increase Takes a Bite Out of Mail Carriers
Rural carrier comes to the aid of two customers
We count on the mail
The federal government’s $500 million subsidy to magazine publishers

August 7, 2016
Vandal goes postal on Texas neighborhood mailboxes
Canada Post workers protest at Prime Minister Trudeau's Montreal office
Communities and Postal Workers United Summer 2016 Newsletter (PDF)
Rural Bedford County post office among tiniest in the country

August 6, 2016
Postal carrier saves mother and son from falling tree
Taking the Bite Out of Mail Delivery
Suspicious package burns Mountain City postal worker
Plainfield Postal Worker Receives Award for 50 Years of Work
USPS Could Benefit From Better Target Marketing, IG Says
A look at the state of the stamp hobby
Book review: Be thankful you’ve got the U.S. mail
Video: Denver asks "Who in the world bolts down a mailbox in the middle of a sidewalk?"
NAPS Responds To USPS Objection To MSPB Provisions In Postal Reform Bill (PDF)
Two Lifelong Democrats Who’ve Been Postal Union Members for 30 Years Explain Why They’re Voting
for Trump

August 5, 2016
NZ Post Introduces 'Little Tikes' Delivery Vehicles
Central Iowans still experiencing postal office problems
House Committee Approves Bill to Allow Post Offices to Offer Banking Services
USPS Tests Package Dropoff Kiosks for eBay Sellers
USPS: Granting Appeal Rights to More Employees is 'Unnecessary
USPS OIG Audit Report: Executive Office Compensation for Calendar Year 2015 (PDF)
Postal Service Releases 2015 Household Diary Study
Postal Service snubs New Jersey town's zip code quest, mayor outraged
From Clerk to Postmaster at One of the U.S.'s Oldest Post Offices
Individuals file suit after accident with USPS employee
Baton Rouge police bomb squad checks out suspicious package on top of postal vehicle
Video: Driver who ‘blacked out’ surrenders in death of postal worker, Vietnam vet
New post office to open in Watford City ND
Investigation continues into San Diego area mailbox thefts
APWU Challenges New Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Rules
Patriotic spiral Forever stamp features festive, energetic design
Another rash of mailbox thefts in American Canyon
Songbirds in Snow Forever Stamps Take Flight
APWU: Check It Out: Updated Organization Materials
Amazon’s latest weapon in the e-commerce wars: Its own air force
It’s time to make it harder to get dangerous drugs through the mail
Checks Stolen From Drop Boxes, Altered and Cashed

August 4, 2016
Akron Has New Postmaster
Rat Infestation Forces Post Office to Stop Mail Delivery to Apartments
USPS Helps Rural Businesses Attract Global Customers
Postal Worker Says Dog Attack Was Horrendous
Hinsdale, N.H.: It's the oldest continuously operating Post Office in the nation
OSHA finds USPS exposed workers to electrical, chemical hazards at Osceola IA facility ; proposes $44K
in fines
How employers broke unions by creating a culture of fear
Suspect ID'd in winter hit-and-run death of postal worker, Vietnam vet
U.S. Stamps: Born Aug. 4: Louis Armstrong

August 3, 2016
Pit bull under quarantine after attacking mail carrier in Wichita PMG and CFO Will Hold Media Call on
August 9 About Third Quarter Financial Results
No rail, no mail: Man says USPS stops delivery, cites porch
USPS Household Diary Study: Packages Up, Magazines Down (PDF)
Paws, claws, hooves, scales, fins and feathers featured on Pets forever stamps
Wayward bagpipe finds its way home from postal purgatory
2 hurt when Postal Service semi, SUV collide in Chicago
When Chicago’s ‘Stamp King’ stumbled upon a legendary piece of postal history

August 2, 2016
APWU: National Executive Board Endorses Hillary Clinton for President
New Zealand: Hidden camera catches mailman's sweet routine with a misunderstood dog
Heat isn't holding back postal workers from delivering mail
Guilty plea in attack on postal carrier in Kansas City
Bipartisan USPS reform legislation will strengthen agency
TSP Funds Bounce Back in July
USPS Warning Over ‘Outburst’ Flouted Labor Law, NLRB Says
Congresswoman Comstock Calls for Hearing on Insurance Premium Spikes for Federal Employees
Mail truck rolls out of control, takes out boxes
GS Marketing Wins USPS Irresistible Mail™ Award for Q1 2016

August 1, 2016
The mail lady has hung up her satchel
China postal bank's $10 billion IPO piques foreign interest
We're drone for: Terror fears over Amazon's new flying deliveries
Rome postal clerk lauded for helping save customer's life
Texas: Another LLV Burns
“Activist for Change” Seeks APWU Presidency
Henry James honored in Literary Arts stamp series
Video: Chicago's River North Post Office Reopens After More Than a Dozen Hospitalized
Stamps.com Provides Color on USPS Pricing

July 31, 2016
Heidi Heitkamp: Why I'm bringing the postmaster general to North Dakota
Another LLV Burns
Chicago update: Almost 40 Employees Treated for Heat-Related Illnesses

July 30, 2016
After 30 years on the same route, postman retires
Postal Service worker helps man trapped under vehicle
Audit Recommends Viewing USPS as a Platform
APWU: New Pay Scales Posted
Rockford Mail Carrier Retires After 50 Years
Postal Carrier Sues Over Porch Collapse
Iredell postal workers join Million Mile Club
APWU: Three New Signoffs in the Clerk Craft
Supplier says USPS should upgrade existing LLVs while it decides on replacement vehicle
UPS Reports Strong 2Q Results

July 29, 2016
Longtime Athens post office employees retiring
Are you allowed to use those stamps for postage?
Amazon's Profits Grow More Than 800 Percent
Amazon's Already Large Distribution Empire Keeps Expanding
Update on Mail Handler contract talks
Intent on faster delivery, Amazon spends heavily

July 28, 2016
Many feds face horrible choices in November
Postal IG Looking Into Pay for Performance
USPS - 2017 Postal Pricing Considerations
PRC strongly rejects USPS attempt to circumvent the CPI cap through rules changes
ID and mail theft scam impacts at least 20 in New Haven area

July 27, 2016
Postal Workers Confront Canada Post
Pit bull named Pancake attacks postal worker in Miami
A hacker claims to have stolen credentials to USPS sites - and he's selling them on the dark web
Rally to Save the Postal Service Celebrates Postal Heritage Day
Meet Your Neighbor: Postal worker feels privileged about career
Postal workers find ways to stay cool in hot weather
Video: Long Career with Postal Service Inspiring a Decatur Man’s Music
Video: USPS in no hurry to reopen flood damaged post offices in Texas
Video: Mail thieves active in Fairbanks area
President Obama Honors Postal Heritage Day
Feds Move Nearly $2 Billion in TSP Savings to Safe, Low-Yield Investments Post-Brexit
APWU Joins Boycott of Made-in-Mexico Nabisco Products

July 26, 2016
L.A. convention-week tours (update)
Mailman OK after driving his truck into a home
Opinion: Two-tier pension plans at issue in Canada Post talks
UK: Crown postal workers to vote on strike action
Postal worker is caught being kind
APWU: In the Dog Days of Summer USPS Drivers Want Air
Video: Amazon Set to Test Drone Delivery in the UK - Build NYC Brick and Mortar Store
Video: American flag burned at Alabama post office
OIG: Nationwide Information Technology Hardware Inventory
OIG: Surf’s Up
Congressmen Press OPM for Details on Sudden Long Term Care Premium Increases
Holiday Window Views Featured on Forever Stamps

July 25, 2016
South Bunnell Residents Question Lack of Home Mail Delivery
Leaked DNC Documents Show Plan to Reward Big Donors With Federal Appointments, including the
USPS
USPS Supports Proposed Terminal Dues Structure
Why Hillary Clinton thinks making the Postal Service a bank too, is a good idea
Wonder Woman’s 75th anniversary to be celebrated on Forever stamps
Postal inspector probes theft of birthday money
Letter carrier rescues girl, 14, from attack by 300 pound psychiatric patient
New APWU Contract Now Available Online

July 24, 2016
Postal inspector proceeds with attempt to suppress evidence
Postal workers meet challenge of delivering kids' postcards
In warning about the heat, President Obama praises 8-year-old who left cold drinks for his letter carrier
APWU, Management Agree to Local Implementation Timeline
Adrift for 19 Months: The U.S. Postal Service
OIG: Can you affect your pay-for-performance outcomes?
Americans Trust the Postal Service

July 23, 2016
Amazon is planning midnight deliveries for a secret product
'Rain or shine' letter carriers walk for miles to deliver your mail
Stamps.com Under Fire Over Reseller Discounts
New APWU Pay Rates to Take Effect Aug. 6, Retroactive Pay Expected Nov. 4

July 22, 2016
Warning: Thieves use postal service loophole to steal your identity
OIG finds maintenance, safety and security issues in post offices leased by USPS
San Antonio: Mail vandals repeatedly targeting the same subdivision
Mail carriers try to beat the heat
Plaza mailbox saved for another day
Frustrations grow as local post office falls apart
4 keystones of USPS' reform wish list
Wonder Woman Lassos Four New USPS Stamps
Man Fatally Struck by Postal Service Vehicle on Long Island
USPS Truck Hits, Kills Man Checking Flat Tire on Long Island Expressway
Postal Service hopes to expand grocery delivery service

July 21, 2016
Mail mix-up affecting downtown Seattle businesses
Postmaster raises safety concerns about Wilmore routes
Schumer: Prattsburgh needs a post office
Video: Lost in the Mail
OIG: Riding the Waves of Postal Digital Innovation
APWU: New Union Contract Town Hall Call - July 21

July 20, 2016
Celebrate ‘Postal Heritage Day’ on July 26
Keep promises made to Postal retirees
Rumors of Stamps.com Demise Greatly Exaggerated?
Speak Now or Hold Your Peace on Low Postal Rates From China
Chaffetz Bill Builds Hope for Postal Reform by Year's End
Michigan Man Sentenced to Prison For Mail, Identity Theft
America's Only Floating Post Office Delivers More than Mail to Detroit's Ships
Delivering a New Future to Bronx General Post Office While Honoring Its Past
Video: Virginia Boy Leaves Cold Gatorade, Water for Mailman During Heatwave
Video: Mail thieves hit southwest Reno community

July 19, 2016
Chicago: SUV slams into postal truck, killing passenger
FBI believed Orlando shooter 'wouldn't go postal'
Hot jobs: A day in the life of a mail carrier
Northhampton mail carrier gains Instagram fame
Federal long-term care premiums rising by triple digits
USPS sets record for farthest distance travelled by a postage stamp  
Con-artists using "Publisher's Clearing House" name to scam victims  
Trump’s VP Pick Supports Shrinking the Federal Workforce, Cutting Workers' Bargaining Rights   
U.S. Postal Inspection Service offers reward after armed robbery of Savannah letter carrier  
Addressing the elephant in the USPS - Rolando via  Union Democrat
Poll: Clinton Holds a Small 5-Point Lead Over Trump Among Federal Employees
Federal long-term care premiums rising by triple digits
Frustrated by postal service, Zeldin tries legislative approach for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton
zip code

July 18, 2016
Letter 'To Grandma, From Abby' delivered by determined postal worker
Video: Son of Sam survivor breaks her silence after 40 years
OIG: The Social Medium of Mail
OIG: The  Postal Service and Its User Base

July 17, 2016
Historic New Deal Post Office in Santa Barbara, CA, headed for sale
Why the Rate Cap Isn't Killing the Postal Service
Video: Prime Delivery Day for USPS
Hit and run crash sends Baton Rouge postal worker to hospital
A handful of startups are trying to solve one of the more vexing problems in e-commerce
USPS carrier Charles Griner trades one passion for another

July 16, 2016
Roanoke postal employee honored for 50 years of service
USPS Prints 400 Million Pets Stamps
Officials investigating if absentee ballots were on mail truck that caught fire
UPS Testing Saturday Ground Package Delivery
Pickup trucks get USPS stamp of approval
1 killed in collision between postal truck, SUV
Getting your mail sent to an almost-famous address can present unique challenges
Some mail saved from carrier's charred Jeep
Thieves steal mail, personal information, in 4 Texas communities
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform leaders introduce and mark up bipartisan
postal bills

July 15, 2016
UK: Thousands of Post Office workers forced to take pension benefits cut
Provo postal workers recognized for combined 150 years of safe driving
From e-commerce to drones, USPS looks for competitive edge
Detroit: I-94 Jammed For Hours After Mail Truck Catches Fire Near Airport
Runaway mail truck crashes into tree in Spokane Valley
Canada Post strike threat a perfect situation for Big Brother
USPS Hopeful of Postal Reform, But Hurry Up and Wait?
New union contract ensures pay raises, COLAs for postal workers
Labor agreement puts brakes on Village Post Offices
OIG distributes fraud awareness poster

July 14, 2016
Pokemon Go gamers robbed at post office
Congressman introduces bill on mailbox clusters
A Magazine Resurgence? The Numbers Say No
Postal Service slow to replace mailbox destroyed by mailman
VIDEO: Eight Hour Day!
Post office spends a month without air conditioning
Postal employee alleges supervisor assaulted her at work
Voting by mail and the next election meltdown
Life Insurance open season set for September
USPS honors legendary teacher Jaime Escalante
Video: Neighbors in Colorado community report problems with mail delivery for 2 years
Postal Service statement on H.R. 5714
NPMHU: House Committee Passes Two Postal Reform Bills
NAPS: House Panel Clears Postal Reform Measure
Former postal worker received a package 26 years overdue from his late mother

July 13, 2016
NALC statement on House Postal Service Reform Act of 2016
House Committee Approves Postal Reform, Rejects Presidential Appointments
USPS Asks to Continue Grocery Delivery Experiment Until Fall 2017
Video: Illinois letter carrier hospitalized after multiple hornet stings
Online Retailers Face Patent Suits Over Package Tracking
Idealliance Report Finds ‘Chasm’ Between Industry and the U.S. Postal Service
Video: New USPS TV Ad Highlights Business Deliveries
The Postal Service Needs Transformational Reform to Survive, but Hope for Reform Is Fading
Woman arrested in connection with West LA burglary, postal key used

July 12, 2016
Postal Inspector on mail thefts: 'We're looking at better security'
Small Mon Valley towns tackling big postal delivery problems
Family Says USPS Lost Their Dad's Urn
USPS OIG Audit Report: Approved Shippers Pricing and Customer Service
Walmart offers free shipping this week as Amazon promotes "Prime Day"
Signs of progress in Canada Post labour dispute, experts say
Nebraska letter carrier helps rescue resident in “dire need of medical attention”
PMG names new Western Area VP, CISO
Canada Post drops lockout threat while talks continue
Dorsey the Mail Dog, the Tale Behind the Tail
Attorney: DOJ's Pursuit Of Post Office's Competitors Continues History Of Hypocrisy

July 11, 2016
Postman to Keep Ringing in Canada as Monday Lockout Dropped
USPS-APWU arbitration decision puts moratorium on plant consolidations and outsourcing retail
Isle of Man stamps honor Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking

July 10, 2016
Mercedes smashes into Kettering Post Office
First-day cover devotees to gather at Americover show: When and where it’s happening
Royal Mail apologizes after 'swooping' SEAGULLS' stop postal deliveries in seaside town
Clock ticking for deal between Canada Post and postal workers

July 9, 2016
Mail theft in Manteca continues
USPS launches tech-savvy customer service pilot program
Tennessee Gunman Kills Postal Carrier and Wounds Three Others in Racially-Motivated Attack
A Double Take on Postal Delivery Woes
U.S. Postal Service Wants To Deliver More Groceries
Buffalo letter carrier rescues overdose victim
President orders flags to half-staff through July 12 to honor victims of latest mass shooting
APWU Contract Arbitration Award Announced
Canada Post, union remain divided as offer of bargaining truce founders
Rep. Brady sponsors bill to have Coldspring post office renamed for slain mail carrier

July 8, 2016
Pony Express safely delivers mail to Prescott Post Office
Jeep Crashes Into Meadville Post Office
Downtown Detroit Post Office Closed Because of Power Outage
Canada Post union calls for one-month cooling-off period, “intensive negotiations”
House Republicans Block Effort to Deliver Mail Faster and Keep USPS Facilities Open
Did Postal Service force out injured workers?
Union rejects Canada Post offer of binding arbitration to settle contract dispute
Update: USPS Monitors Possible Strike in Canada
Two Books Recount How Our Postal System Created a Communications Revolution
APWU: OIG Approved Shipper Report

July 7, 2016
Bakersfield neighbors on repeated mailbox thefts: 'It's horrible, it's like an assault'
Canada Post Extends Lockout Deadline to Monday
South Nashville neighbors say they deliver each other's mail due to constant mix-ups
USPS Flooded With False Malware Positives
For $8,450, This 1984 Jeep Scrambler Could Let You Go Postal
Letter: Angel in a postal uniform
Canada Post agrees to binding arbitration in contract dispute, extends lockout notice
CUPW Files Unfair Labour Practice Complaint Against Canada Post
Accident involves U.S. mail truck, sheriff’s patrol vehicle
Four issues driving the CUPW and Canada Post negotiations
Congresswoman Susan Davis Pushes to Keep Door-to-Door Mail Delivery
APWU: Arbitrator Issues BMC Staffing Clarification
POM Revision Effective Today: Delivery Services
POM Revision Effective Today: Mail Receptacles
Handbook M-41 Revision Effective Today: Actual Delivery  

July 6, 2016
Canada Post workers prepping for picket line
Car Crashes Into Berkshire County Post Office
Cope Lawrence Retires From USPS
Firepower for the feds?
An Unhappy Birthday for the USPS
Postal Service brings cosmic convergence
The United States Postal Service: An American History 1775-2006 (PDF)
Video: 9th Circuit Revives Postal Worker's ADA Claims Against APWU
Video: Kansas Mailbox Theft Part Of Ongoing Investigation
Minot post office needs repairs to return to full operation

July 5, 2016
Canada Post issues 72-hour lockout notice, work stoppage possible Friday
There's Inadvertence, and Then There's Postal Inadvertence
Union: Canada Post shutting the door on tens of thousands of Canadian workers
How about a USPS stamp series celebrating Post Office murals?

July 4, 2016
Independence Day
July 4th: How Ben Franklin's Post Office Saved America
Postal worker suffers minor injuries in deadly five car crash in Georgia

July 3, 2016
San Antonio: Mail Carrier Wants Protection From Mosquitoes
USPS: Next Generation mail boxes now available
The first woman to be the US postmaster general got her start delivering mail 30 years ago
Letter carrier files suit over alleged dog attack
Delivering mail could sometimes prove deadly in Idaho frontier
Canada Post “extremely disappointed” with CUPW’s response to its offers
Video: Sixth Nebraska Mailbox Destroyed In Six Weeks
Indianapolis Letter Carrier Retires After 56 Years

July 2, 2016
Rural Canada Post carriers getting "paid much less with fewer benefits," says head of postal workers
union
Iconic Nashville soda shop hosts new USPS stamps launch
Author of "How the Post Office Created America" Interviewed on NPR and WNYC
Austria Presidential Election Annulled After Postal Vote Fraud
Clevelanders Meet to Save the Postal Service
Timid GOP Postal Reforms
Draft Democratic platform supports postal banking, 6 day delivery, end to pre-funding
Union presents contract offer to Canada Post: no strike until at least July 6
Pontiac APWU Local Takes Stand Against Hostile Work Environment
Unions Push Democrats to Embrace Federal Employees’ Priorities in Party Platform
UPS, Pilots Reach Tentative Agreement On New Labor Contract
Retail Council: Canada Post strike would have 'significant impact' on businesses
Video: Seattle Smoking Package-Stealing Perp
Doorbell camera captures woman taking mail in Albuquerque

July 1, 2016
Do not put yourself in danger from excessive heat and sun
Bed-Stuy Post Office is Worst in America, Residents Say
APWU: Contract Arbitration Decision Expected Soon
USPS celebrates Soda Fountain Favorites on forever stamp sheet
Video: USPS halts delivery for six weeks after cluster box breakin- resumes after TV news report
Video: You’ve got no mail- Franklin NC residents angered after not receiving mail for months
The Truth About Mail Dates
CUPW: Why Is Canada Post Hiding The Huge Surplus In The Pension Plan?
Retiring mail carrier honored by Upper Arlington neighbors
5 Reasons Your OWCP Workers’ Compensation Benefits May Be Terminated
OIG: Electronic Media Disposal
By 2024, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 28% decline in postal-service jobs

June 30. 2016
Two children of NALC members win Union Plus scholarships
Customers Question Postmaster's Return
Yanked Publications From US Postal Inspection Service
Thieves steal mail, vandalize boxes in Estates
With Amazon in mind, Wal-Mart to offer free shipping for 30 days
Court orders USPS to justify lawfulness of three standard clauses in trucking contracts
17 mobile post offices open in West Virginia after severe flooding
What you need to know about the potential Canada Post strike
Union: Canada Post “want us out and they want the public to blame the postal workers”
NARFE to Congress: Retirees Should Not be Responsible for Fixing the Postal Service’s Finances
Coalition Aims to Keep U.S. Postal Service Public
Surveillance camera catches Henderson mail thief in the act
Coalition Calls for Postal Banking

June 29, 2016
Indianapolis mailman retiring after 56 years with the USPS
Veteran postal employee becomes Memphis' next postmaster
Northville Township residents say goodbye to mailman
UPS ready for more volume in case of Canada Post work stoppage
Workers ask Canada Post to extend contract talks
Video: Wedding Invitations Lost By Post Office Begin Showing Up
Video: Residents of Texas development frustrated over lack of mail delivery
Maryland man sentenced to 8 years in prison for bribing letter carriers in marijuana conspiracy
USPS mum on Stamp Fulfillment Services operations
USPS monitors possible labor disruption at Canada Post
Congress tries again: The Postal Service Reform Act of 2016
Online Shoppers Rejoice: USPS Makes Bigger Mailbox
Postal worker ticketed after mail truck, car collide in Southbury
As New Postal Reform Bill Progresses in House, Taxpayer and Consumer Groups Voice Skepticism
Delivering the mail in the age of FedEx, email
USPS Employee Identified As One Of The Six Men Raising Flag On Iwo Jima

June 28, 2016
Sellers Are Wary of eBay Advice on Canada's Postal Disruption
Feds: Man pulls knife on postal workers when caught stealing mail
APWU: Fed Up With Understaffing, Saint Louis Local Pickets Post Office
CSRS Offset and Social Security: How Will Your Annuity Be Calculated?

June 27, 2016
West Virginia floods disrupt postal operations, close post offices
Mississippi man pleads guilty in powdered letter hoax
Tractor-trailer carrying mail overturns on NY State Thruway
Canada Post warns work stoppage could begin as early as Saturday
OIG: Groceries to your Door
Federal Employee Groups Renew Push for 5.3% Pay Raise

June 26, 2016
FedEx lays groundwork for e-commerce holiday deliveries
APWU: Ballot Placement Set for Election Of APWU National Officers
Will federal audit help to figure out Roanoke mail mess?
Which classic American pickup trucks are getting stamps?

June 25, 2016
What happens when a bar code isn't covered up?
Local postal worker goes beyond call of duty
Mailman appears to pepper spray dogs in security video
Postal Service releases financial report for May 2016: Shipping services continue to surge
Complaints Persist About Mail Delivery From Post Office in Bethesda
TSP Tells Feds Not to Panic After Brexit Vote Sends Markets Tumbling
Federal-Postal Coalition Renew Fight for Huge Pay Raise

June 24, 2016
'Rural delivery' postal routes causing concern among residents
Berkeley: USPS maintenance workers remove community garden
Westford residents upset USPS stopped delivery over dead tree branch
Mail workers battling heat inside post office, as well as outside
Post Office relocation plans for Hendersonville, NC
US Postal Service Expands Alternative Energy Use
Video: Letter carrier robbed at gunpoint in Rancho Cordova CA
Video: “Mail workers in personal cars, no uniforms”- Texas TV station discovers rural delivery
Poll: Paper bank statements remain popular
NLRB Orders USPS to Release More Info on Staples Deal
Sellers Are Gearing up for Amazon Prime Day
Pensions hit FedEx, may weigh on fiscal 2017 results
Armed Citizen® | Postmen & Postmasters
OIG: How Do USPS Information Security Standards Compare with NIST Standards?

June 23, 2016
Customers frustrated with closing of Pinecraft Post Office
Postal Service truck involved in head-on collision
The App That Wants to Simplify Postal Addresses
Virginia Congressmen confirm USPS OIG to review Roanoke plant consolidation
Video: Customers question Postmaster’s return to Andrews TX post office after complaints
Star Trek Forever Stamps to be Dedicated Sept. 2
Inspector General reviewing consolidation of Roanoke postal operations after complaints regarding
lost or delayed mail
APWU: Finally, APWU Gets Official Copy of MS-1 Handbook
APWU Urges Obama to Veto Bill that Would Weaken Truck Safety
Can Chaffetz fix the Postal Service?
Retired Postal Carrier Delivered His Own $50,000 Scratch-Off Prize
FedEx Spends Big To Meet Walmart, Amazon Demand

June 22, 2016
Inspector General report accuses USPS of selling stamps to Royal Mail below face value
Pinecraft post office closed - for now
Car Plows Into Largo Post Office
Car crashes into Coudersport Post Office
Police: Mail cart, bins full of mail stolen from post office, found in park
Can Chaffetz fix the Postal Service?
Beloved antique mailbox returned to Long Island town
The PRC’s Public Representative recommends changes for emergency suspensions
Las Vegas mail carriers braving the heat
Video: Suspect wanted in connection to recent rash of Arizona mail thefts
Video: Caught On Camera: Tulsa 'Porch Pirate' Snags Medication

June 21, 2016
USPS vs. Congress
USPS OIG Audit Finds 8,918 Suspect 'Stop-the-Clock' Scans After 7PM at James A. Farley Post Office
(PDF)
A helpful smile at the Albert Lea post office
For USPS, How About Efficiency Before Exploration?
Video: Letter carrier performs CPR on 11-month-old who nearly drowned
Americans help letter carriers set record with 24th annual Food Drive results
Demolition of historic Maplewood, NJ, post office resumes this week
Printing supply trade group applauds new postal reform effort
Deadline Nears for PSEs to Sign Up for Health Benefits
Thieves steal mail out of boxes at South Florida post offices
Work for Uncle Sam? Careful about wading into the 2016 race
Man Arrested After Pot Package From Colorado Mailed To Wrong Virginia Address

June 20, 2016
Car rams Pine Grove Mills post office
Siemens automates mail sorting in USPS delivery units
Elizabeth Warren's Fight Against Payday Lenders Comes to the Post Office
Mailboxes vandalized in West Central Fresno
Postal Hub Podcast: Millennials, Politics and Direct Mail
Postal Service sells historic building where mailbags were made
Canadians could be faced with a summer postal strike
Northern Iowa city officials looking for mailbox vandals

June 19, 2016
U.S. ends $1.6 billion criminal case against FedEx
Video: Canada Post on the brink of a possible work stoppage

June 18, 2016
Amazon's first Colorado employees start work at Aurora facility
String of mailbox break-ins irks Redding neighborhood
Postal service: A family tradition
Family of postal center worker hires attorney to investigate her death
Amazon cuts shipping fees in threat to Alibaba

June 17, 2016
Canada Post Strike Looming
Who is running the Postal Service? Where is the board?
Banning postal workers make a special delivery
Postal Service Investigating Woman Who Threatened to Destroy Any Mail With Ramadan Stamp
Video: Downtown Boulder post office to lock doors at night due to people using lobby for shelter
Letter writing helps some cope after massacre
House bill would make postmaster general a presidential appointee
Changes in Postal Legislation Requiring Mandatory Medicare is an Improvement But Not the Solution
Says NARFE
Unions review latest postal reform proposal
Oversight Leaders Release Postal Reform Discussion Draft
USPS Response to House postal reform discussion draft
Video: Family of woman who died while working at Pontiac mail facility wants answers in her death
Video: Community fed up with mailbox break-ins petition for change
Bipartisan House Leaders Introduce New Proposal to Overhaul the Postal Service

June 16, 2016
Deutsche Post DHL Makes Its Own Electric Delivery Vans
Nose of the Camel? USPS Sneaks in a Rate Hike
Postal worker taken to hospital after allegedly making threats against supervisor
Postal worker overcome with heat exhaustion
Video: Mailbox thief hits northwest Valley, AZ

June 15, 2016
Convention hotel update: Hotels added
Alert postal carrier helps keep fire from spreading to Liberty home
Amazon seeking to 'heavily supplement' their delivery capabilities
Rural mail route carrier brings surprises
Postal stakeholders file comments for the PRC's 701 report to the President and Congress
Former Head of China Postal Savings Bank Found Dead in Custody
USPS: 450 Mailbox Thefts in Bakersfield Since April 1
Oops: Postal Injury Reports Inaccurate, IG Says
Forney Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing, Destroying Postal Truck in Dallas
Video: Gyrocopter pilot reports to Miami prison to do time for protest in Washington
Harvey Milk Stamp Inspires Postal LGBT Group & Book
Video: Mailbox Break-ins Have Tracy CA Residents Demanding Change
A Brief History of Children Sent Through the Mail
This huge USPS shop in Washington DC had a historic purpose
FedEx and Amazon are both under federal scrutiny for what they are shipping.
Liberty, MO: Alert postal carrier helps keep fire from spreading to Liberty home
Rural post offices vanished in 1800s, too

June 14, 2016
Dallas Man Accused of Punching Letter Carrier in the Face
"The cartel was going to want their package"
Amazon.com Aggressively Hiring Parcel Delivery Drivers
Mongolia is changing all its addresses to three-word phrases
Postal employees using fans to cool off
Amazon Launches Locker Program in Baltimore
Obama’s nominee to the Supreme Court stumbles over the Venice Post Office
Tea Party Darling Congressman Uses Taxpayer-Funded Mailings to Preach Small Government
US Postal Service’s Problems Go All the Way to the Top
OIG: Are Highway Contract Route Surveys Helpful?

June 13, 2016
Australia: Car Smashes Into Post Office
Dover Letter Carriers Honored for Million-Mile Feat
Drug Trafficking Allegations Against FedEx Head to Trial
Is There Anyone Left Still Using Snail Mail?
Pottsville mail carrier hits 50th year on job
Novel FedEx Drug-Shipping Case Left to Skeptical Judge at Trial
Two NY men charged with theft of $250K using forged USPS money orders
Wichitans wonder whether they were targets of mail/identity theft ring
President orders flags to half-staff to honor victims of latest mass shooting
Texas chiropractor who treated injured postal workers gets 14 years in prison in $17 million FECA scam
OIG: The Cost of Counterfeits
Mail theft continues in Northwest Bakersfield

June 12, 2016
Saudi Arabia to Privatize Postal System by 2017
Retiring Rockland postal worker has helped mail odd packages over the years
Here's how postal carriers train for the real problem of dog attacks
Iowa woman pleads guilty to stealing from US Postal Service

June 11, 2016
Letter establishes carrier academies in all USPS districts
Survey paints dismal picture of worker morale at Metroplex Mail Distribution Center in Pontiac
Some Sun City Mail Carriers Deliver on Bicycles
USPS Releases Postage Stamp at Dearborn Mosque
Just how many stamps did USPS issue at WSS-NY 2016?
Canada Post Workers Won’t Wait for Trudeau, They’re Acting Now on Pay Equity for Rural Carriers
Postal Service commemorates two most important Muslim Festivals
Video: At DNC Platform Committee, Dimondstein Offers Spirited Defense of Public Postal Service
Canada Post Drops Ridiculous Copyright Lawsuit Over Crowdsourced Postal Code Database
OIG Asks: What Can the Postal Service Do to Retain Noncareer Employees?
Mail Boat Couriers Spring Into Summer
Video: Maryland woman catches thieves stealing mail on surveillance camera
Pickup Trucks Stamps

June 10, 2016
Cleveland Postal Worker Celebrates 50 Years on the Job
USPS Rates Up on August 28? Promotions for 2017
Jackson Postal Worker Honored for 50 Years of Federal Service
APWU: House Committee Adopts Amendment to Restore Postal Service Standards, Approves Budget Bill
Congress Denies Mailmen a Quorum: Postal Board Has Eight Open Seats
Global Postal Revenues Continue to Grow
Mail thieves stealing from boxes at night
National Postal Museum Opens Exhibition Celebrating the Centennial of America’s National Parks
Reward of up to $50,000 offered for information in Buckeystown, MD post office robbery
Mail theft drives Highlandtown woman to take case online

June 9, 2016
NALC endorses Hillary Clinton for President
Global Postal Revenues Continue to Grow
U.S. Post Office Reopens in Downtown Flint
Postal Service Announces Ramadan EID Stamps
You May Soon Be Able to Check Your Snail Mail via Email
Preliminary results confirm overall growth trend for global postal industry in 2015
USPS: Special health benefit enrollment underway
Some activities prohibited on USPS property
One year after OPM cybertheft hit 22 million: Are you safer now?

June 8, 2016
Westbrookville wins battle to keep post office
Thousands of EU Referendum Postal Votes Feared Lost in Germany
Post Office Clerk Retires After 28 Years
How the Post Office Cured "Going Postal"
Waterloo: Two homes and a USPS truck hit by gunfire
Video: Semi loses load of mail in Renton, Washington
UPS survey says consumers now buy more stuff online than in stores
USPS issues Indiana Statehood forever stamp
Federal government orders Canada Post to stop delivering Toronto “newspaper”, calling it ‘hate
propaganda’
Late Mail Delivery Turns Out to be Problem [Again] for Union Election by Mail
June 2016 DMM Update
Royal Mail’s Moya Greene reaps another £1.5 million pay package
Police: Cat, dog food, dog feces found in Sudbury mailboxes
OSHA proposes $77K in fines for Indy U.S. Postal Service
How Carl the Mailman Became Larchmont Village's Biggest Celebrity

June 7, 2016
Amazon Contracts For Its Own Fast Delivery From Distribution Center
Beloved letter carrier retires
Wrongfully arrested postal worker 'curious' what cop was drinking
Bremerton WA letter carrier refuses to enter legal marijuana shops to deliver mail
At Dems' convention, politicans may fight, but unions won't

June 6, 2016
Black retires after 32 years with the Carthage Post Office
Best Five Cities for Mail Carriers
Two post offices slated for closure will remain open
OSHA: Postal Service Failed to Train Workers in Emergency Plans, Blocked Exits and Routes
Postal worker plans to sue city over false arrest in Brooklyn
Battle over home grocery delivery looms
13 charged in $3.5 million mail & identity theft ring in Wichita
Pier jumping: Unique mail boat on Geneva Lake turns 100
10 Defendants in Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced - One Defendant Was A Memphis Letter
Carrier
2017 Postal Promotions Get Out of the Gate Early
OIG: Our Spring Semiannual Report to Congress

June  5, 2016
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) CEO Says Royal Mail PLC Can’t Cope with Demand
NZ Post's cute new electric delivery vehicles
Video: Thief steals mail from Honolulu, HI home
Postal Service Has a New Role: Unwitting Drug Courier

June 4, 2016
Postcard spends 50 years in Maine, before postal worker finds rightful recipient
Postman enhances reputation of USPS
Police say teens blew up community mail boxes with fireworks
Two Men Charged with Armed Robbery of West Haven CT Post Office
Video: More complaints about lack of mail delivery in Ballard WA
USPS hit with $120K in fines for safety violations in Des Moines
New Forever Stamps Booklet features colorful celebrations
OIG: Postal Service Reporting of Occupational Safety and Health Administration Injury and Illness Rates
Rare Inverted Jenny stamp, stolen 60 years ago, delivered in New York for $50,000 reward

June 3, 2016
Flooding leaves residents without post office in Texas
Postal IG Examining Safety of Facilities
Woman accuses USPS of wrongful termination
Wal-Mart to test last-mile delivery service with Uber, Lyft
Woman alleges injuries in accident with USPS employee
Inverted Jenny Stamp Cold Case Heats Up at World Stamp Show NY 2016
Are New Payday Loan Reforms Meaningful? Is Postal Banking a Solution?
Video: Car crashes into Pennsylvania post office
Feds: Mail fraud schemes scammed seniors
California letter carrier to Walk/Run 100th Rock ‘n’ Roll Event in San Diego
Cape Cod, Mass. postcard arrives 53 years late
Postmaster General Dedicates National Parks Stamps

June 2, 2016
OSHA’s summer heat safety campaign begins
82-year-old woman crashes car into Gibsonia post office
Large cluster mailbox ripped out of ground
Hot under the collar at USPS
India Post, a postal system for 180 years, is also about to become a bank
Why is Sparks NV post office becoming an eyesore?
Union urges ‘Yes’ to 1.6% Royal Mail offer
Snow , rain and heat not to blame- NYC PO closes because the Internet's down
Postal Service Dismantles Suspicious Devices
Postmaster General Dedicates National Parks Stamps
US Postal Inspection Service: Ethics, Integrity, Professionalism
APWU: Ron Sargent Out as Staples CEO

June 1, 2016
Postman a dog's best friend? Pit bull rescued after hours stuck in marsh
Mailboxes at Torrance Post Office Burglarized
Bezos insists Amazon isn't trying to kill UPS
USPS employee delivers end of a career after 46 years
Amazon Soars to New All-Time Highs
USPS OIG Spring 2016 Semiannual Report to Congress (PDF)
Video: Thieves steal another community mail box
Cheaper postal stamps make sense

May 31, 2016
Neighbor on stolen mail: 'I'm getting to wonder if community mailboxes are all that safe'
Mail thefts on the rise in San Antonio
USPS uses new tools to keep letter carriers safe from dog attacks
Postal Service Salutes Military Service Cross Recipients on Memorial Day With Forever Stamps
NASA’s Breathtaking Planet Images Get Stamps of Approval
OIG: More than Bargained for
Businesses stung by postal package cheaper to ship worldwide than in-state

May 30, 2016
Memorial Day
APWU Joins Allies to 'Take on Wall Street'
Detroit: Post Office repairs, replaces standard blue mailboxes
WWII letters capture vets' courage, friendship, longing for home
Massachusetts postmaster orders end to veterans charity drive on postal property
Royal Mail buys digital businesses to spur growth
USPS issues forever stamp to celebrate Stamp Act repeal anniversary
Fatal drug epidemic could be a concern due to easy delivery through the mail

May 29, 2016
USPS to announce innovative new stamp products at World Stamp Show-NY 2016
USPS Dedicates World Stamp Show-NY 2016 Forever Stamp Folio
Our View: Time to bring back postal banking
USPS Capacity Limitations Restrain Amazon To Move Away from UPS, FedEx
Shipping: Free from China, not across South Dakota

May 28, 2016
Royal Mail salutes New York FIP World Stamp Show with “Hello” Exhibition Sheet
USA Star coil strips for nonprofit mail now available from USPS
Video: Dog Attacks Nebraska Mail Carrier
N.J man, 80, 'critical' after being hit by post office truck
OIG: Is Your Post Office Safe and Well-Maintained?

May 27, 2016
New book: How The Post Office Created America
Pennsylvania letter carrier accused of indecent assaults found dead in his home
Canada Post workers go to Liberal Convention with “good ideas for better services”
Indiana mail thief sentenced to 41 months in prison
Video: Rare ‘Inverted Jenny’ stamp could sell for $1.6 million
Wish You Were Here: How Old Postcards Are Finding A New Audience
Dog-bitten Dallas mail carrier tells City Council that loose dog problem has gotten worse
Mail carriers learn to handle dogs on the job
Postal pilgrimage: 10 great places for stamp lovers
Canada Post warns biggest customers to prepare for service disruption as contract talks continue
More questions raised about OPM’s response to breaches of background, personnel records
Blockchain Technology: Possibilities for the U.S. Postal Service
USPS Considers Blockchain Uses Including Issuing Its Own Digital Currency ‘Postcoin’
Winchester IL post office faces emergency suspension over lease issue
New history of U.S. Postal Service delivers

May 26, 2016
Ohio window clerk foils identity theft scam
Winchester IL post office faces emergency suspension over lease issue
PO'd at Center Post Office, residents sound off on shoddy service, missed mail
April Financial Results Better Than USPS Predicted
Postal worker busts international counterfeit check scam
50-year Youngstown Postal Worker Honored for Service
Postal Workers to Dallas Officials: Handle Loose Dog Problem
NPMHU: Contract Update #8 (PDF)
Couple following mail carrier arrested in Burbank
Service Cross Medal stamps to be dedicated on Memorial Day
APWU: NLRB Hearing on Staples Concludes

May 25, 2016
Spartanburg postal worker saves man from getting scammed
Adjusted Hours at Barker Post Office Stir Concern
Residents, businesses to see mail delivery changes this summer
Postal Service Releases Financial Report for April 2016
Royal Mail escapes price caps after Ofcom says service working well
Mailers Want a Quick-Fix Reform Bill, But Will USPS Go Along?
Video: Man Accused Of Blowing Up Colorado Mailbox - to impress his girlfriend - To Appear In Court

May 24, 2016
Woman arrested after video shows theft of packages in West Mobile AL
Man Accused Of Blowing Up Colorado Mailbox To Appear In Court
Powerful House Republicans Endorse Major Funding Increase for USPS Regulator
Three MOUs renewed
Laredo: Post Office Finds Sixty-Three Pounds of Heroin
Report: USPS Could Create Its Own Digital Currency
Congressman Calls for 'Systemic Fix' of Postal Service
Family, friends, postal coworkers say goodbye to shooting victims
Is the Post Office Kidding Us?
Supreme Court rules for postal worker in dispute over time limit for constructive discharge claim
Video: Fresno thieves using stolen info from card skimming scam to buy postage stamps
Will Amazon’s Transportation Fleet Bring Down Hammer On FedEx, UPS?

May 23, 2016
Video: Mailbox thief says he made fake USPS master key from template found on the internet
Wal-Mart Takes on Amazon Prime With New 'ShippingPass'
Patriotism at the Post Office
Having mail delivery problems in the South Bay? You're not alone
Austrian presidential run-off to be decided by postal votes
Georgia man charged in mailbox thefts, kidnapping
Video: 'Broom Guy' - once banned from post office lot - honored at walk, fair
USPS extends contract negotiations with unions
Inverted Jenny, Object of Intrigue in Stamp World, Re-emerges After 61 Years
OIG: Viva la Commerce!
OIG Audit Asks: Have You Been Affected by International Mail Processed at the Queens P&DC?

May 22, 2016
Video: Third arrest made in armed robbery of Mississippi letter carrier
World Stamp Show comes to New York, May 28
Snakes alive ... I'm on the postman's side
A Pretty Good Quarter for USPS if You Can Ignore the Buck-Passing
The Life and Times of a True American Moral Hysteric: When the Post Office Was America's Censor
Video: The Troubled Path of the U.S. Postal Service
Modernizing the money order
First Woman Appointed as Postmaster of Norfolk

May 21, 2016
NALC: Contract negotiations update: Bargaining to continue beyond midnight deadline
NPMHU/USPS Contract Negotiations Extended
Postal worker charged with indecent touching of three women in Bethlehem
USPS reports increase in mailbox break-ins in San Antonio area
Shipping: Free from China, not across the state
Post office, apartment officials in dispute over package delivery at apartment complex
Alaska PO closes because its sole employee is on maternity leave
Suspicious package causes bomb scare in Pottsville PA Post Office

May 20, 2016
Video: Package theft suspect linked to crash in Mobile, AL
NPMHU: Memorandum Addresses NPMHU Bidding Procedures During Bargaining
NAPS: OIG UNANNOUNCED FINANCIAL CONTROL AUDITS
It's shockingly easy for a thief to forward all of your mail to another address
Making no cents: The Postal Service's bad business model is embodied in a recent rate decrease
Residents in northeast Washington question if their missing mail was tossed down drains
UPS boss embraces technology — but with a different vision than Amazon
APWU President champions voting by mail
Postal service found a package with ammo. Suspect was nabbed after asking why it wasn’t delivered

May 19, 2016
Longtime Postal Worker Retires
Postal Service Has Replaced 600 Mailbox Locks in West Hollywood
30th Anniversary of Edmond Postal Shooting August 20
Postal worker dies following accident Saturday
Friends and family remember postal workers killed in Lincoln
Royal Mail warns market remains ‘challenging’ as profits fall 33%
New Zealand's Kiwibank delivers lessons for postal banking in Canada (and the US)
Congressman urges Postmaster General to release stamp commemorating patriotism of Japanese
Americans during WWII
OSHA delivers package of citations to Virginia post office
APWU: More Headaches for Staples
Postal workers picket with Verizon workers

May 18, 2016
Video: Chicago letter carrier stops delivering mail to some customers because she’s afraid of snakes
UK Union says ‘No’ to Post Office destruction
Postal Worker Spots iPad Scam
USPS Truck Gets Stuck in Falls Church VA Backyard
APWU: Raises to be Applied to PSE Exception Pay in Motor Vehicle Craft
Post Office Workers Paid for Doing Nothing
Vigil to be held for postal carrier killed over weekend
USPS Supervisors Are Doing Work Reserved for Unionized Employees, Costing Agency Millions
NAPS PRESIDENT LOUIS ATKINS’ STATEMENT ON POSTAL HEARING
Arkansas postal worker finds kids alone, covered in feces
Suspicious Letter Sent to Evansville Postmaster
Oshkosh Corp. competes for postal truck contract
OIG: Revenue Forgone

May 17, 2016
Was this couple racist? Was this mail lady overreacting?
Murder-suicide leaves three postal workers dead in Lincoln
Marijuana by mail on the rise in Austin
The Post Office Almost Delivered Your First Email
USPS Seeks Rate Hike in August, But Don't Panic
USPS OIG Report: Postmasters and Supervisors Performing Bargaining Unit Work (PDF)
Yukon postal workers join call to establish community banking service
Pompano Beach: Video of getaway car in robbery of postal worker released
Senator asks ‘What on earth did you think would happen?’ as bungling OPM security contractor
suddenly goes out of business
Milwaukee firm bids on $6.3 billion contract to build mail trucks
Video: Caught on Camera- Suspected Thieves Use Key to Clean Out Mailboxes in Sherman Oaks CA
Video: Brazen burglars steal mail, break into cars in Pasadena condo complex
OIG: The Mail Moment – Twice a Day
Grand Alliance Holds Hearing on Future of Postal Service; Takes Stand Against Privatization
OIG: How Good is Business Mail Acceptance?

May 16, 2016
Contract talks intensify in final week of 2011 National Agreement
Can Amazon's Market Value Hit Half a Trillion Dollars?
Should the Postal Service Venture Into Non-Postal Businesses to Improves Its Finances?
USPS Touts Ecommerce Initiatives in Bid for Postal Reform
GSA says cyber ‘mistake’ was ‘no breach'; others investigate
50 years and counting: Nova Scotia couple reflects on decades with postal service
Senator Carper Statement on U.S. Postal Service Financial Losses
Senator Carper Applauds House Committee’s Efforts to Examine Postal Reform
The Strange Case of the Postal Service’s Disappearing Board and the Warning It Provides
USPS Touts Ecommerce Initiatives in Plea for Postal Reform
NALC: Thank you for helping to Stamp Out Hunger

May 15, 2016
USPS Picks Up Canned Food  |  Tennessee  |  Vicksburg  |  Utah
Meng and Simanowitz Work to Improve Mail Delivery in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens NY
How Important Is E-Commerce to UPS and FedEx?
Australia Post backflip on charging for parcel collection
Tiffin OH Food Drive dedicated to letter carrier

May 14, 2016
NALC Food Drive Day
William Luccini talks NALC's National Food Drive on 5/14 & Standing Up to Hunger
Postal Worker Speaks About NYPD Charges
Postal worker attacked, beaten unconscious in Arlington, TX
Brothers arrested for beating postal worker unconscious

May 13, 2016
Amazon.com Prepares to Take 1-Hour Delivery Mainstream
Testimony of NALC's Fredric Rolando to House Committee on Postal Reform (PDF)
Video: Oldest post office west of the Mississippi may soon close its doors
UPS Enables Users To Track Location Of Their Delivery On Live Map
Linda Malone named Cap Metro Area VP; Cintron and Cronkhite win HQ promotions
Canada Post emergency instructions for Alberta fire evacuees
Video: Help NALC and USPS stamp out hunger tomorrow!
Video: Rolando testifies before House committee
Acting PRC Chairman Taub Outlines Postal Service Challenges in PRC Testimony to House Committee
Video: Postal service ‘doing well,’ loss of $2 billion a congressional ‘hoax’ – Union boss
APWU: IT/AS Employees Ratify Extension of 2011 Agreement
Video: $100K reward offered in fatal postal bombing
KY Teens Charged with Arson, Postal Worker Injured While Attempting to Put Out Fire
Bank robber thwarted by postal worker in Concord, NH pleads guilty

May 12, 2016
Charges dropped against mailman arrested by belligerent cops
Joplin's new postmaster speeds up service
Retired postal worker hiking Appalachian Trail
The Top Ten Cities for Dog Attacks on Postal Workers
Not exhausting administrative remedies leads to loss in discrimination suit against USPS
Acting Chairman Taub Outlines Postal Service Challenges in PRC Testimony to House Committee
Kentucky letter carrier injured in garage fire
Bill coming soon to address 'serious but solvable' USPS woes
Wal-Mart testing 2 day shipping service simlar to Amazon Prime

May 11, 2016
"Lancaster County Stamp Out Hunger 2016" on YouTube
Mail thefts soar as thieves target neighborhood mailboxes
No mail delivery in Seattle neighborhood for three years
3 Ways to Cut USPS Losses: Chop People, Offices and Delivery Days
Reward offered to find men who robbed Pompano Beach postal worker
Is your mailman (unwittingly) a drug dealer?
Video: LA Mail Thefts Soar As Thieves Target Mailboxes, Post Office Drop-Offs
USPS on-time delivery performance for Q2 2016 improves but still below targets
USPS calls on Congress to fix its ‘fundamental financial challenges’

May 10, 2016
About 273,000 union workers and retirees are about to learn the fate of their pensions.
Why 8,737 UPS retirees are bracing for pension cuts
Postal Truck Hits Child in Euless
Mailbox cluster stolen from San Antonio neighborhood
Man crashes into downtown Elgin post office
NJ firefighters extract carrier from flipped LLV
USPS to resume mail delivery to Pittsburgh street deemed too hazardous
PMG discusses Link mobile, USPS finances
Structural issues temporarily close Raymond post office
USPS Commits to Doing Better in 2016
USPS reports FY 2016 second quarter results: operating profit (before PAEA charges) reaches $1.8B
year to date
Video: U.S. Government Shuts Down One Of The Longest Running Mail Frauds In History

May 9, 2016
40 years later, Kimball Post Office bomb's still a mystery
USPS Tests Ads on Receipts
NALC and USPS Partner to Stamp Out Hunger
OIG: New York Morgan Processing and Distribution Center Efficiency
OIG: So Trendy

May 8, 2016
Mother's Day
NALC Food Drive is This Saturday, May 14
Halted community mailbox program cost Canada Post $76 million
Southern California: police arrest mother and daughter for drugs, mail and ID theft
AFL-CIO endorses BCTGM boycott of Mondelez International snack foods made in Mexico

May 7, 2016
Rural Carriers Receive Million Mile Awards
Our nation's drug problem is also a postal service problem
A Deep Ellum postal center closes abruptly, leaving hundreds without mail
25,000 and Counting: The Ultimate Post Office Photo Collection
APWU: Contract Arbitration Hearings Conclude Decision Expected in 30 to 60 Days
Canada Post Continues “Healthy Profits” – Shows We Can Expand, says Union
On-Time Delivery of Mail Fell Precipitously in 2015

May 6, 2016
Claim: Direct Mail Plays Critical Role in Reaching Millennial Voters
Post office hour cuts taking toll
Postal Service rep says no new post office for Royse City
Post office lost painting of man's beloved, late wife
Fix My Mail survey inspires customer service program in ND
Postal Review a “Historic Opportunity” to Reinvent Canada Post, Say Posties
Amazon deal doubles size of air cargo fleet
Witnesses say Chicago home invader wore postal uniform
Video: Michigan man charged with scamming US Postal Service for $400K
NAPUS: Part Time Postmasters Pay Changes, Conversion Option
Suspect accused of ‘fishing’ more than $20,000 worth of checks from U.S. mailboxes caught after chase
in Milton

May 5, 2016
Sandston postal center cited for work dangers
Man awarded $5.7 million in crash suit involving postal worker
Monrovia woman faces federal case in alleged pepper spray attack on postal carrier
Another eBay seller accused of major postage fraud
USPS Touts Supply Chain Diversity as Secret to Customer Success
NRP Lawsuit Proceeds for Postal Worker Removed After Injury
PRC report finds USPS did not meet key performance goals in 2015
PMG and CFO to Host Media Call on 2nd Quarter 2016 Results
NAPUS says GAO report supports its call for a moratorium on PO changes
Video: Women Wearing Postal Uniforms Part of Clever Identity Theft Scheme
Man Narrowly Avoids Awning Collapse At La Mirada, CA Post Office
Honoring Our Public Servants. Connecting Citizens with Their Government.
USPS: Sprint service, support end May 23 - PEN
OIG: Should the Postal Service Have Fewer Leased Trailers?
OIG: Does your current mail delivery time meet your needs?

May 4, 2016
AFL-CIO endorses BCTGM boycott of Mondelez International snack foods made in Mexico
Post man says farewell after 30 years on the job
Cobb County couple: Is the post office forging signatures?
Postal Service puts in extra effort to find flying monkeys
UPS Looks to Extend Range, Efficiency With Large Workhorse Hybrid Delivery Truck Order
GAO questions USPS cost savings on POStPlan, USPS questions GAO's tone
Jeffrey C. Johnson named USPS Information Technology VP
The giant who still makes house calls

May 3, 2016
Postal worker recovering after being hit during street race (includes video of the collision)
USPS Comments On Postal Pulse Survey Results
Wanted: Engagement leaders - USPS Seeks Nominations For New Management Level Award
APWU Website 'De-Links' Local Websites During Union Election Period
NPMHU: 2016 Walk to Cure Diabetes
Denmark: Post Danmark will drop one day of deliveries and eliminate next-day mail
Australia Post to charge a late parcel pick up fee

May 2, 2016
UK: Sub-postmasters seeking compensation after post office IT glitch led to jailings, bankruptcies and
ruined reputations
Residents demand speeding crackdown after drag racers hit postal truck
USPS Blog: Mule Mail
Should We Bring Back The Postal Banking System?

May 1, 2016
Akron Postmaster Retires Friday
Modesto mail carrier thwarts rock-throwing thief, saves wedding
Mail delivery suspended after pit bulls bite mailman
LLV flips on side after being rear-ended in Highgate VT
Video: Houston letter carrier in critical condition after being hit by alleged street racers
HCR driver retires at 96
Help sought in mail delivery impass on Maine island
Memories of the way the post office used to be

April 30, 2016
Woman arrested for using counterfeit mailbox key
Post office pulls off Tax Day miracle for Buffalo Grove woman
Postal workers forced to find parking
A Day in the Life of a Postal Worker
Three Charged in $300K Postal Money Orders Scheme
How Will the Presidential Election Affect Mail?
'New Yorker' gets a lot of things wrong about the USPS
GAO: Post Office Changes Suggest Cost Savings, but Improved Guidance, Data, and Analysis Can Inform
Future Savings Efforts
Postal Service Previews Spectacular National Parks Stamp Pane
APWU: OIG: USPS Cost-Cutting Strategies ‘Not Sustainable’

April 29, 2016
Cape Coral Businesses vs Post Office: End Late Deliveries!
APWU: Cuts to Service and Jobs Jeopardizing USPS
NALC CCA Resource Guide Now Available Online
Amazon Stock Soars With Latest Earnings Report
Why Finland's Mail Carriers Are Mowing People's Lawns
Forty 'Known' Mail Fishing Victims in HB
Senator Calls for National Vote-By-Mail to Fight Back Against New Barriers to Voting
UPS takes back some last mile deliveries from USPS as earnings rise
Heitkamp Gets Commitment from PMG to Visit ND After Receiving Fix My Mail Survey Results
PostNord sees “impressive momentum” in e-commerce growth
Canada Posties Win Big: Tory Back-to-Work Legislation Ruled Unconstitutional

April 28, 2016
Survey Finds Turmoil in Postal Workforce
Australia Post releases beautiful butterflies with a new stamp issue
Sleepy Eye Mail Carrier Promoted to Postmaster in Springfield
Philly's mail center chaos cost city more than $1.5 million
Royal Mail may ban deliveries over mail snatching cat
NYPD cop charged in beating postal worker was sued for allegedly hitting man with baton
Deer jumps through window, damages post office
'Neither Snow nor Rain' showcases colorful history of US Postal Service
‘Free’ Shipping Crowds Out Small Retailers
Family blames USPS truck for causing crash
Caught on camera: Calm thief swipes packages from porch
APWU: $56 Million Settlement Deadline is April 29
Video: Never Put A Check In Your Mailbox
Sinkhole punctures Indiana post office parking lot
Mail scam hopes to confuse into sending cash

April 27, 2016
USPS Recognized as 2016 Top Federal Agency for Supplier Diversity
Post Office to Teton park: Your stamp isn't in the mail
NALC Won't Let Fired Letter Carrier Use Own Attorney at Arbitration?
Post office mural stands the test of time
Thinking about the future of the post office: An interview with the OIG’s Amanda Weaver
Congressman asks constituents: Got Mail?
Maine post office burglarized, reward offered
UK: Labour Party leader says Royal Mail should be brought back into public ownership
Senate Committee Approves Key Nominations Including Nomination Of Jeffrey Rosen To Serve On The
Postal Board of Governors
Burglar Sues Off Duty Postal Employee Who Shot Him: ‘I’m Lucky to Be Alive’
4 ways the U.S. Postal Service thinks it could redefine it’s diminishing role in your life
South Orange Calls Meeting with USPS Over Residents’ Complaints

April 26, 2016
Postal Service to Hold Job Fair in Sioux Falls
Man who blew up mailbox wanted to impress girlfriend
Berkeley: Activists celebrate legacy of 17-month post office occupation
Queens: Cops arraigned in beating of postal worker
USPS, VA Shuffle Chairs of IT Executives
USPS Can’t Be Sued Over Delayed Wedding Invitations, Judge Says
Theodore Roosevelt National Park featured on NPS centennial forever stamp
Philly Branch 157 - Congrats to the latest Million Mile Award Winners at Fox Chase Station
APWU: Idaho Sends Resolution Opposing Plant Consolidations to U.S. Senate
eBay: Update On USPS Scheduled Pickups: “Other” Mail Class
USPS: Ambassadors to train managers across nation

April 25, 2016
MAIL THEFT: Frustrated victims ask, ‘What are you supposed to do?’
McCaskill: Is USPS undercharging FedEx and UPS?
NYPD cop charged in postal worker beating was sued for allegedly whacking man with baton
OIG: Deep Cuts
Want Your Village Post Office Back? Sign Your Name

April 24, 2016
Communities and Postal Workers United Spring 2016 Newsletter (PDF)
New Rules for Semipostal Stamps
Man accused of 'going postal' at Taunton post office
Senator Decries 'Shameful' Colleagues for Leaving USPS Board With Only One Member
Stunning star trail photo celebrates Mt Rainier on new forever stamp
Stamp highlights San Francisco Maritime Historical Park
Thieves raiding San Fernando Valley mailboxes prompt USPS to take action
Mary-Anne Penner permanently appointed as USPS director of stamp services

April 23, 2016
Months before post office tragedy, employees complained about parking lot safety: union rep
Fort Yukon Post Office Reopens Amid Tax Filing Hassles, Delayed Medicine
USPS OIG Audit Report: USPS Handling of OWCP Claim Forms (PDF)
How the Postal Service Can Innovate Its Way Out of Financial Trouble
The Nineteenth-Century Idea That Could Keep the Postal Service Alive
Poll: How has PMG Megan Brennan done compared to her predecessor, Pat Donahoe?
Video: Mailbox Theft Plagues Vallejo CA Residents
USPS Orders an Additional 3,339 Extended Capacity Delivery Vehicles
Video: Problems with mail delivery continue for Orange County FL residents

April 22, 2016
Postal Worker Helps Police Nab Package Thief
USPS Closing Pocahontas Post Office Citing Numerous Safety Concerns
USPS: Hundreds of people fishing mail out of collection boxes in NYC
Three Men Rob Connecticut Post Office
'For the Love of God, Please Help,' USPS Worker Beaten By NYPD Yells on 911
A tough first year for Postmaster General Megan Brennan
Two plead guilty in New York Post Office robbery
There is a reason Congress is on the Postal Service’s back
MA Postal Worker Helps Police Thwart Package Thief

April 21, 2016
Former Mailman to Be Sentenced Today for Gyrocopter Stunt
Fresno: Postal Service makes do with skeleton crew
Police investigating possible pipe bomb explosion at Arvada mailbox
Finland's Postal Workers to Mow Lawns
Pocono Summit Postal Staff Save Co-Worker With CPR
Veteran Postal Worker Pepper Sprayed Over Traffic Incident in Pasadena
The MPA, the Postal Service, and the Battle for Affordable Shipping
The Postal Service Honors Shirley Temple
Man on motorized mountain bike crashes into postal delivery van
NYPD detectives charged with assaulting postal worker who accidentally gave directions to cop killer
USPS: Employees should heed political activity rules
National Association of Letter Carriers Comments on Importance of Postal Service to Central Oregon
NPMHU Issues Contract Update #4
Postmates, Amazon, Uber and the drive toward one-hour deliveries

April 20, 2016
Stand up to Verizon with CWA & IBEW
Ohio letter carrier saves woman’s life
Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens featured in National Park forever stamp series
Bierstadt painting “Scenery in the Tetons” featured on National Parks forever stamp
Iowa postal distribution center exposes workers to forklift injuries
Video: Two Charged In Robbing A Mississippi Postal Worker
Video: Florida Mail Thief Targets Post Office Drop Box
Video: Stamp Highlights Mount Rainier National Park
More 'mail phishing' reported in the Bronx
Senators Tackle Drug Trafficking Via Mail Systems
FSS – A Four Letter Word

April 19, 2016
Vehicle Strikes North Clarendon Post Office
Here's How USPS Cut $10 Billion in Labor Costs Since 2006
Watch: Late filers crowd Dallas post office ahead of tax deadline
Postal worker, juvenile shot in SE DC
Shot while on the job
Las Vegas: Mobile post office pops up on the Strip for tax day
Good Money After Bad? Mailers Try to Block FSS Expansion
Inside the Transformation of the Bronx General Post Office
They Burn in India Too
USPS Northeast Area VP Rick Uluski to retire, Ed Phelan named Acting VP
Video: Maine Islanders want former mailman back

April 18, 2016
Coachella's Tiny Post Office Struggles
Petition to Reassign Head of Canada Post to Deliver Letters
Tax Day is Here
Why Amazon Still Can't Crack the Grocery Industry
USPS Works on a Fix to the Package Pickup Problem
Fort Yukon Residents Fly to Fairbanks to Mail Tax Returns After Post Office Closure)
Letter carrier gets cake in the shape of a 2-ton delivery vehicle after driving one million miles
Late night stake out nabs Largo FL mail thief
Shirley Temple Becomes the 20th Inductee in the Legends of Hollywood Stamp Series
OIG: Tis the Season for Political Mail
OIG: Peeling the Onion: The Real Cost of Mail

April 17, 2016
Miles for Merritt covers route of mail carrier two years after her death in intentionally set fire
Drones Could Soon Be Delivering Mail in the Land Down Under
Kansas letter carrier rescues fallen customer

April 16, 2016
To deliver the mail, you have to learn to drive the truck
Postal worker's fun project: A big rubber-band ball
Postal Service Will Close Collection Boxes Along Boston Marathon Route
USPS: EAP introduces online counseling
AWPU Negotiates New Health Benefit for PSEs
APWU President Mark Dimondstein: 2-Cent Postage Cut is ‘Bad News’
NAPS: END OF DAY (EOD) REPORT TEMPORARILY DISABLED
Cops, Community Combine to Catch Alleged Mailbox Fisherman

April 15, 2016
APWU: Union Winds Up Opening Round in Contract Arbitration
'Completely ridiculous' mandate hinders mail delivery to Maine island
USPS to Accept Mail Until Midnight on Tax Day in Sioux Falls
USPS offers last-minute tax mailing tips
Tax Day is Actually April 18 This Year
Inspection Service offering $50K reward for information on letter carrier attack in Rockford IL
Stolen in 1955, famous 'inverted Jenny' stamp resurfaces
Postal inspectors offer $10K reward to identify mail thieves
How the Internet Killed Off Tax Day Parties at the PO
Australia Post Drone Delivery Trial Takes Flight
Haleakala National Park celebrated in National Park Service’s Centennia
Retired United States Postal Service Executive Sentenced to Probation
PRC Seeks Public Comment on Report to the President and Congress

April 14, 2016
Check was in the mail - for 69 days
Brainerd-area postal worker suspected of threats, possessing grenade
Rural carriers ratify new contract
Postal Regulator Seeks Public Comment on Report to the President and Congress
Retired USPS Executive Sentenced to Probation on Influence Peddling Charge
Senator McCaskill accuses USPS of using “emergency suspensions” to close post offices
Mail truck catches fire in downtown Jackson TN
Stamp Highlights Gulf Islands National Seashore - 9th of 16 Stamps Celebrating National Park Service's
Centennial

April 13, 2016
Video: USPS mail truck stolen in Oakland recovered, mail gone
USPS Response to Taxpayers Protection Alliance
Video: Stamp Highlights Grand Canyon National Park In National Parks Series
Senator Tester Continues His Fight To Strengthen Montana's Rural Post Offices
Coroner releases name of Georgia postal employee killed in wreck with logging truck
The Postal Service is still working to resolve a situation with lead contamination
Video: Glacier Bay National Park Featured As Part Of National Parks Centennial
Will Publishers Be Ready for the USPS’s Data Deluge?
New Qatar shipping service to deliver packages by drone

April 12, 2016
Sue Johnson, Longtime Duvall Postal Clerk, Retires After 33 Years
Postal Carriers Could Get Help Hauling Ecommerce Packages
USPS Promotes Kristin Seaver to CIO
Postal Service Agents Will Trawl Facebook, Dating Sites to Root Out Fraud
OSHA Cites Urbandale Postal Facility for Violations
Postal police evict Berkeley Post Office occupiers
Carper Reiterates Need for Congress to Pass Postal Reform Legislation
NY State Police, Inspection Service arrest 22, seize drugs, weapons and cash in ‘Operation Pandora’s
Box’
Seven Smart Ways to Use Your Postal Savings
OIG: Pain in the Passport
Video: 24th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive
USPS Helping Employees Identify Franked Mail
Two-cent price cut could mean $2 billion headache for Postal Service

April 11, 2016
Another Nail in Post Office Coffin
Drugs, weapons, cash found in U.S. mail during Central New York drug trafficking sting
As USPS Lowers Postage, Variations Arise for Online Sellers
Eighty year old woman threatens to blow up Chagrin Falls OH Post Office
Editorial: Another blow to USPS
Can USPS Price Increase Rollback Get EDDM Moving Again?
USPS Previews 6th of 16 Stamps Celebrating National Park Service Centennial - Stamp Highlights
Everglades National Park

April 10, 2016
USPS OIG Soliciting Training On Internet and Social Media Monitoring For Investigations (see pages 21
and 22) (PDF)
Hands, heads and robots work in sync at Amazon warehouses
Video: Cost of mailing a letter drops to 47 cents, reduction could cost Postal Service billions
Ralph Nader: Big union leaders betray Sanders and workers
Former mailman Roemon Fields delivers for Fisher Cats

April 9, 2016
Army veteran goes to court to get job status back with USPS
Broom Guy welcomed back to post offices
Customers on Losing End of the Bet on Forever Stamps This Weekend
Video: Suspect accused of ‘fishing’ more than $20,000 worth of checks from collection boxes
Same-day service: How does Amazon do that?
South Carolina Man Sentenced to Prison for Assaulting and Robbing Letter Carrier

April 8, 2016
Victims of mail theft say broken boxes aren't getting fixed
Marysville postal worker logs one million miles accident-free
Kristin Seaver named USPS CIO, Kevin L. McAdams Acting Cap Metro AVP
Post Office Performance Is 'Out Of Service'
Car in Solon OH crash filled with USPS mailbags, packages, IDs
Inspectors Look Into Possible Mail Theft At South Tulsa Post Office
Man Sentenced for Assaulting and Robbing South Carolina Carrier
Carlsbad Caverns is 5th stamp celebrated in National Parks series
Suspects sought in robbery of MS postal worker

April 7, 2016
USPS: Forced USPS Price Reduction Begins This Weekend
USPS Previews 4th of 16 Stamps Celebrating National Park Service’s Centennial
Robots set to aid postal workers with deliveries in Germany
Canadian Postal Unions Team Up To Pitch Postal Banking
Affidavit: Man who hit mail carrier with rock likely retaliating for kicked dog
Edgartown selectmen tackle 'horrific' post office closure
Osage Postmaster living her dream
Cops: 3 charged in USPS money order thefts
Former postal workers blame Congress for collapse of service
Postal inspectors seize large amount of stolen mail

April 6, 2016
Vehicle crashes into post office in Pine Bluff
Mail carrier ends two decades of delivery
Richmond: Federal agency investigating NALC election
Through wind, rain and 46 years, nothing stops the mail in Montville
Mail Handlers contract update
FedEx May Not Lose To Amazon, The Competitor; But Has Surely Lost Amazon, The Customer
APWU: 96% of Costco Survey Respondents Oppose USPS Privatization
Did the U.S. Postal Service actually suffer damages

April 5, 2016
Former postal worker accused of dumping mail, too "overwhelmed" to deliver
Postal Worker Assaulted in Colorado Springs
Postage Rates to Decrease April 10
Zipline, a drone startup that delivers medicine in Rwanda
Buying stamps can be an ordeal at San Antonio post office
USPS previews 2nd of 16 stamps celebrating National Park Service’s Centennial
Protesters reassert intention to continue occupying Berkeley Main Post Office
Mail carriers are paying for your mail
Union says Canada Post is trying to provoke a labour dispute
Postal Inspectors help dismantle tax fraud ring
Unhappy Edgartown postal customers trek to Vineyard Haven
Postal coworkers remember woman found dead in murder-suicide as ‘ray of sunshine’
Promotional Pay Calculator To Assist Postmaster Considering Promotion
OIG: Modernizing the Postal Money Order
OIG: Delayed Mail Data in the Enterprise Data Warehouse

April 4, 2016
Principled Leadership Needed at the USPS
The Disappearing Post Offices of the Rural South
Video: Denver letter carrier receives heroism award
Jury awards former Nebraska letter carrier $25,000 in dog bite lawsuit
USPS previews Acadia National Park stamp

April 3, 2016
Drunk Driver Crashes into Caravan of Seven USPS Trucks
Thieves go 'fishing' for checks in mailboxes

April 2, 2016
Dog shot after attacking letter carrier, policeman
German postal service to build its own electric delivery vans
Off duty NYC letter carrier busted in uniform with weed, brass knuckles
Indianapolis: Post office boots blind 'Broom Guy'

April 1, 2016
Death Halts Knights Ferry Mail Service
Stamping Out Mail Fishing in S. Queens
Penn State's Mike the Mailman calls it quits after 48 years
Officers Involved in Postal Worker's Arrest Disciplined
New City woman's small barking dog prompts mail suspension
Postage Rates Decreasing? April Fools!
USPS Failed to Meet Service Targets in 2015, PRC Report Says
National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary to be Celebrated on Forever Stamps
Photo of Postal Worker Standing in the Rain Goes Viral for a Touching Reason!
Privatize the USPS

March 31, 2016
USPS’ YTD 2016 results: $1.8 billion operating profit
Olympia neighborhood says goodbye to beloved mailman
Amazon's automated warehouses push limits of quick shipping
Final delivery: Pittsfield letter carrier to retire after 30 years walking downtown route
PRC Report: USPS Faces Significant Financial Challenges
NALC: Honoring Heroic Letter Carriers (PDF)
Video: New report finds your mail is not being delivered on time
USPS OIG raids home of Indiana compounding pharmacist, dentist
Northbrook IL mail carrier is a commercial success
Video: Is the US Postal Service the Next Target for Corporate Plundering?
Postal Policy-Makers Engage at PostalVision 2020/6.0
Video: Mailbox bomb spree lands three in jail
WSJ explains what those cops were supposed to be doing when they arrested a letter carrier
Postal IG Slams Firewall Administration
PRC Assesses Pricing and Service Performance in FY 2015
Delivery Delays Mount at US Postal Service - Post & Parcel
NEW US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR RULE IMPROVES TRANSPARENCY FOR WORKERS CONSIDERING UNION
REPRESENTATION
Livermore, CA police issue mail theft alert
Suspect in Ohio check thefts from mailboxes turns himself in