October 19, 2015
Arlington residents on alert after mail thefts
Congressman Honors Hero Mail Carrier With Certificate
'Bugs' Lohr completes postal career after 30 years
USPS January Rate Increase Would Hit Online Sellers
USPS isn’t interested in handling more cheap e-commerce shipments
APWU: Don’t Post Health Records Online
Postal Service Files for Competitive Product Rate Hikes
Is Nevada’s Labor Movement Ready to Forgive Democrats?
USPS January Rate Increase Would Hit Online Sellers
Try It, You’ll Like It
Letter: Is This The Image Of America Today?

October 18, 2015
Plainfield post office goes pink for breast cancer awareness
Of Bricks and Vick’s: Not-So-First-Class Mail
USPS Offer to Retired City Carriers for Holiday City Carrier Assistant
USPS Offer to APWU Retirees for Holiday Clerk Assistant

October 17, 2015
Grantsdale post office closing as town prepares to join Hamilton
UPS Price Increase to Take Effect After Christmas
Town asks for federal help with mail problem
Florida city interested in buying historic PO- USPS says it's not that simple
Union urges Irish postal workers to accept proposals
Canada Post’s controversial reforms could hang on election
Court approves FedEx’s $228M settlement with drivers, resolving ‘misclassification’ claims

October 16, 2015
USPS Raising Shipping Services Rates 9.5% After Holiday Season
Ingomar Post Office is hub of community activity
Lakewood postal carrier Thomas Bulger is longest serving in Ohio
USPS: First Price Increase In Three Years for Commercial Priority Mail Scheduled for January 2016
Four Aspects to Consider When Developing Your Postage Budget for 2016
Two Western NY Letter Carriers Charged with Bribery in Connection with Narcotics Trafficking
Operations
Four health plan types available during open season
Going Postal In Petaluma
Socialist Sanders Speaks Out Against Privatizing Post Office
Clarification on Postal Service operations in Pocatello
Charles Schulz, Ohio Postmaster were longtime friends
CyberSafe at USPS Presents National Cyber Security Awareness Month to Spotlight the
Importance of Information Security
Postal Operations Manual (POM) Revision: Delivery Services
2015 Penalty Overtime Exclusion

October 15, 2015
Boy hangs his head as father launches sexist rant at post office staff in LA
Buffalo: 2 postal carriers accused of taking bribes to traffic drugs through the mail
USPS not keeping tabs on mail from other countries
Using the Census to analyze USPS on-time performance
Controversy erupts over mail truck fire video
Denver: Headlamp bearing letter carriers deliver late into the night (one carrier spotted at 11:
30PM)
Senator Tester: "Montanans tell me there are serious delays in mail delivery"
USPS loses dozens of local student's ACT tests, forcing them to retake it
Former postal worker charged for stealing money out of cards
Pegram postal carrier retires after 26 years of service
Postal carrier finds two shot dead in East Memphis
Bedford Park residents worry over future of post office
Theft prompts mail stoppage at Bronx apartment complex
"The quagmire that is the U.S. Postal Service has grown from annoying to ludicrous here in
eastern Idaho"
‘It Was Electric’: Bernie Sanders addresses APWU conference

October 14, 2015
Mail truck's weather encounter leaves senders in a fog
Video: Shreveport letter carrier helps neighbors during brush fire
Pocatello officials want to know — does your mail arrive on time?
UPS Expands Worldwide Express Service
Thieves target mailboxes in Taos NM
Pitney Bowes to pay USPS $9.4 million for claiming discounts it wasn’t entitled to
Wyoming: Postal Service Suspends Mail Delivery In Cole Creek Area Because of Fire-related
Road Closures
Video: Greta Brings Attention To Rusted Collection Box In DC
Thieves target mailboxes in Taos, NM

October 13, 2015
How can the Postal Service simplify pricing for letters and flats?
Canada: Retired Postal Worker Killed by Mailbox
Pitney Bowes Sanctioned by USPS, DOJ for Underpayments
New PSE clerks welcomed to Atlanta, Burden post offices
Chicago developer buys massive Milwaukee downtown post office building
Robots Helping to Deliver Your Mail
Who Is Picking Up All The Amazon Fresh Totes?
Postal Service semi crashes, burns in Howard WI
Kentucky rural carrier rescues disabled man who fell out of wheelchair
Watson wins forced OLMS special election for NALC dir. of retired members

October 12, 2015
Video: Terrifying moment a tornado ripped right THROUGH a postal truck on a Florida bridge
Former Letter Carrier Admits to Receiving Bogus Travel Expenses for Medical Care
Senator Tester Responds To Report On Postal Service's Delivery Performance
USPS should focus on commercial possibilities of 3D printing, says OIG report
Canceled contract leaves Knik post office customers in limbo

October 11, 2015
Amazon Takes on Uber Over the Future of Delivery
Mayors continue fight for Pocatello mail center
Return to sender, address unknown: USPS v. SCE and the high cost of undeliverable mail
Survival of world’s postal service hinges on ability to quickly change, innovate, UN says on World
Post Day
Elko NV PO backs off on mailbox location requirements
Video: Top Tips To Spotting Fake US Postal Money Orders

October 10, 2015
Rolando: Selling off the Postal Service makes no sense
Waukesha mail carrier caught stealing mail from his route
Watson wins special election for NALC director of retired members
Postal worker at Bloomingburg post office accused of groping co-worker
USPS Renegotiates With China Post on ePacket Rates
Editorial: DC hits a new low as Darrell Issa mulls run for Speaker
The Rising Cost of Free Returns
Open season enrollment period begins next month - Also Self Plus One Info
Video: USPS worker says goodbye through song
National Retail Federation Forecasts Holiday Sales to Increase 3.7%
Structural concerns close southwest Iowa post office

October 9, 2015
Gyrocopter pilot rejects plea deal
Postal carrier heroics: Saving shooting victims and rescuing people from burning homes
Quarter of USPS staff clicked on phishing link in audit
Curbside mailboxes in Greater Cleveland offer style, creativity
Federal Hill mailbox set on fire
APWU, USPS Resolve Dispute over Forced Bids in Motor Vehicle Craft
USPS deals with unprecedented flooding in South Carolina
How prefunding retiree health benefits impacts the Postal Service's bottom line — and how
Brookings got it wrong
Postal carrier heroics: Saving shooting victims and rescuing people from burning homes
Newnan, GA Post Office Grounds Draw Ire
APWU, USPS Resolve Dispute over Forced Bids in Motor Vehicle Craft
Are FedEx And UPS Padding Profits? Or Just Ticking Off Customers?How prefunding retiree
health benefits
Senators Respond to GAO Report on U.S. Postal Service Delivery Performance Measurement

October 8, 2015
Will French retires from mail route served since 1978
Police looking for mail thieves caught on camera
Snow and rain won't stop the mail, but laziness and greed might
Communities and Postal Workers United (CPWU) Fall Newsletter (PDF)
Judge Ridicules Change-of-Address Regulations
Postal carrier gives folks the finger
Postal vehicle ends up with shattered rear window
Post office makes situation worse for nation's newspapers
USPS Limits Tracking on Some International Packages
U.S. Postal Service’s Future Remains Uncertain

October 7, 2015
Elderly Driver Damages Booneville Post Office
Postal Service Driver Seeks $1 Million in Sex Harassment
Cluster boxes or 'return to sender'
Neoliberalism is crushing your mailman: The myth of the postal service's financial ruin
CATO: Postal Privatization Gaining Broad Support
Feds fight postal worker's hit-run tickets in Monroe
The Postal Pulse results are out (sort of)
South Carolina postal employees help prevent scam
Oshkosh postal worker gets plea deal in mail theft
Fuel Prices Fall, but FedEx and UPS Boost Surcharges
Senators Respond to GAO Report on USPS Delivery Performance Measurement
South Carolina APWU Secretary-Treasurer Indicted On One Count Of Embezzlement Of $41,823
Why sell off the Postal Service if it’s still making money?
Canada Post Charged With Unlawful Election Advertising



October 6, 2015
Amazon Prime is wreaking havoc in college mailrooms
Elderly woman sues over letter carrier who attacked her
PHOTO: Postal Vehicles Flooded in Columbia, SC
UPS Applauds TPP Negotiators on World's Largest Trade Deal
SC flooding could cause mail delays
APWU calls for public hearing on USPS subcontractors' request for safety rule exemption
N.J. post offices showcase Depression-era art
Unions Oppose Postal Board Nominees
Sears, Roebuck v. USPS
Court Decision: Southern California Edison v. USPS
PRC Publishes Mail Classification Schedule
Video: Man in serious condition after USPS semi runs over Prius in Phoenix
The Right Wing's Assault on the Post Office
GAO Says Actions Are Needed to Make Delivery Performance Information More Complete, Useful,
and Transparent
APWU: It Could Be a Matter of Life and Death - Ramping Up for Safety Campaign
USPS Chief Human Resources Officer Jeff Williamson Addresses Postal Pulse Survey Results
APWU calls for public hearing on USPS subcontractors’ request for safety rule exemption
USPS Criticized over Delivery Time and Tracking

October 5, 2015
OIG Asks: Are Carriers Correctly Reporting Package Deliveries?
The mail could be taking even longer to be delivered than the Postal Service is saying
What happened in Petworth? A DC Suspension Story
Wyandotte post office to shut down, move to smaller location
Mailroom backup continues as officials search for solutions
Postal chaos continues in Ireland
Video: Postal inspectors say you should never leave outgoing checks in your mailbox

October 4, 2015
Mailman tosses package with rare china
You can’t send mail right now to Ireland---here’s why

October 3, 2015
Ireland: An Post condemned for postal shutdown over strike by outsourced workers
Mailman put tar prints on her driveway
Collection box stolen at Yucca Valley post office
Flooding Doesn't Stop the USPS
Richmond: Post office mural missing for decades rediscovered
Battle Brewing Over USPS Delivery Times
Retirement Savings in TSP Have a Bad Month, Again
Video: Georgia carrier honored for saving customer
Video: Payments from NH and Iowa found stuffed in St. Pete junk mail
USPS is profitable, lean, mean
Release of "Peanuts" stamp coincides with strip's debut in Morning Call
Amazon Has Found a New Way to Deliver Packages
Wyandotte, MI post office to shut down, move to smaller location within city

October 2, 2015
Letter Carriers Recognized as Heroes of the Year
The Obvious Solution to the Postal Service's Problems
USPS Board of Governors Soon To Be Down to One Member
U.S. Postal Inspectors investigate racist postcards mailed in Milwaukee's south side
Sears, Others Must Pay $1M For Bulk Mail Error
Going postal over the mail
Fight Over Postal Service Board Heats Up
No discontinuances, but more post office suspensions and relocations
Civil Rights groups, unions oppose USPS Board nominees
More than Mail: Why the United States Post Office Deserves a Square Deal
Online Lenders Rely on Direct Mail for Marketing
OPM: Notifying Those Impacted by the Recent Cyber Intrusion
Some Postal Workers Are Delivering More Than Just the Mail
Video: Geneva mail carriers honor colleague with procession following his Geneva route
Another Attack On Our Postal Service
Surveillance system captures man breaking into mailboxes

October 1, 2015
Portland: Questions remain about post office land deal
Rural Alaska post office shut for a week with postmaster stranded
OIG Audit Report on USPS Promotions (Promotional) Program (PDF)
Longtime Postal Clerks Say 'Au Revoir'
Pennsylvania letter carrier sues USPS, NALC alleging unjust termination, lack of representation
Head Of Local Post Office Shows Up At Guy’s Door To Personally Apologize For USPS Package
Tracking Mix-Up
Barking dog prompts USPS employee to get help for sick man
Tennessee postmaster charged with assault, resisting arrest
Wife says carrier 'stressed' about money before theft of 2,129 pieces of mail
Senate Causes Crisis for US Postal Service: A Call to Action
Pittsburgh postmaster will stand trial on charges of intimidating subordinates
USPS Regional Rate Shipping Saves Money
FEHB Premiums for 2016 Announced
NALC: 2015 Letter Carrier Heroes of the Year
Politics pushed USPS into red
Mailers: Forge a Presence in DC or Stop Your Griping
Postal-themed TV drama debuts this weekend
Charlie Brown Christmas Forever Stamps Kick-Off National Stamp Collecting Month
ELM Revision: Severance Pay
Notice to All Post Offices With Rural Delivery Service: Rural Carrier Guarantee Period

September 30, 2015
Tax Court Examines Dueling Postmarks
USPS truck involved in crash near Rock Falls
St. Pete Mailman Stole Over 2,100 Pieces of Mail
Amazon Flex will pay you $18-$25 per hour to deliver Prime Now packages
The Postal Service is Still Sloppy About Mass Surveillance
APWU: 50-Mile Limit – Minimizing Excessing Memo Extended, Temporary “Holiday Clerk” Jobs for
Retirees
USPS Ordered to Reduce $7.5M Fine on California Utility
Warning: Another Attack On Our Postal Service

September 29, 2015
And Finally: 'Mail Kid' goes to the post office
USPS to Buy 9,113 Ram ProMaster Vans
USPS says it tried to deliver my package, but security camera says otherwise
Police: Burglars forcing way into vehicles in Chicago Lawn
USPS Appeals PRC Ruling on First Class Mail Parcels
USPS Could Save Nearly $2 Billion by Using Best-Practice Strategy to Replace Aging Vehicle Fleet
Inspection Service Seeking Rapid Air Transportation Services for Biohazard Response
Rio Rancho neighborhood concerned after attack on mailbox
Greenleaf postal official to plead guilty to theft
Parcel Delivery Companies Must Adjust to Empowered, Digital Consumers, Accenture Study
Shows
Report says shift from postal marketing to digital is accelerating
Amazon turns to on-demand independent contractors for one-hour deliveries
Coming Soon: An open database of every U.S. address
Benton County, IA: no connection between flag protests, mailbox vandalism
Postal Service mum on alleged carrier thefts
Postal Service could utilize driverless cars in the future, IG says
Federal health-care plan costs to rise by most in five years

September 28, 2015
Criminals resell stolen USPS labels for reshipping scams
Despite safety, space and structural issues, lease will be renewed for Forest Grove post office
Photographer snaps pictures of ancient post offices and empty mailboxes to document
disappearance of USPS
How the Postal Service continues to burn money
Jacksonville: Two USPS Contract Employees Sentenced For Mail Thefts
Editorial: 6-day delivery gets a reprieve
SEC Charges Former Officers of SMF Energy With Defrauding USPS, Others
Should the Postal Service be sold to save it?
Just when you thought it was safe to go to the corner mailbox

September 27, 2015
Your outsize orders are giving FedEx a big delivery headache
Canada: Postal food drive fills food bank shelves
Another post office in Houston earmarked for relocation and disposal
VIDEO: USPS RCA
VIDEO: Rally to support fired postal worker in Medford, Oregon
Video: Massachusetts postal worker accused of stealing hundreds of pieces of mail

September 26, 2015
Post office hit by car for third time in past five years
7-year-old girl allegedly pepper sprayed by postal worker
Postal worker comes to rescue of UPS buddy attacked by dog

September 25, 2015
NYT: Postal Service Failed to Protect Personal Data in Mail Surveillance, Report Says
Postal Service Hiring 900 People Along Front Range for Holiday Season
Postmaster General Tours Provo Facility
Murder of Beloved Postal Carrier Hits Neighborhood Hard
Archives: New York Magazine 1987: Why Your Mail Is So Slow
Video: Texas postal contractor suspected in mail theft
With one month left in FY 2015, USPS operating profit stands at $1.3 billion
Postal Service releases August 2015 financial statement
Decision to relocate and sell downtown post office in Provo already a done deal?
USPS Contract Driver Involved In Fatal South Carolina Crash
Registered Mail change to take effect Oct. 1
Former Nampa, ID store clerk admits stealing mail from postal station
Employee charged with alleged theft from Grafton, MA Post Office
Jealous Girlfriend Attacked Mail Carrier She Suspected Of Having Affair With Boyfriend
Hanover postal worker sentenced for embezzling from mail
USPS On-Rolls and Paid Employee Statistics

September 24, 2015
Mail carrier is charged with going into homes on route to steal pills
Coppinger put his stamp on post office
Teen hit by Postal Service semi truck
China's Postal Savings Bank Said to Near $6.5 Billion Stake Sale
Dan Blair: New postal bill needs bipartisan support to survive
Troutman retires after 20 years with postal service
USPS OIG Report: City Delivery Office Efficiency - San Francisco District (PDF)
Russia to Get Massive New State-Owned Postal Bank
USPS contractor truck involved in fatal South Carolina crash
Idaho store clerk admits stealing mail from postal contract station
Postal Banking: A Lifesaver for America's Poor
PMG meets with Portland postal protestors
Shopify introduces Shopify Shipping, powered by USPS
South Dakota postmaster gets help for sick customer
NH postal supervisor receives Carnegie Hero Medal for rescuing man from burning vehicle
Lawsuit claims funeral home lost Holocaust survivor’s ashes in the mail
Video: First responders say dark street numbers a safety issue
USPS to celebrate holidays with classic stamps
Alabama letter carrier extinguishes grease fire
Statement of NAPS President On The Introduction of Postal Reform Legislation By Sen. Tom
Carper

September 23, 2015
Rural postal carrier kills deputy in Florida
LA: Postal Service Says It Will Change Locks on Buildings Where Mail Has Been Stolen
Car slams into Ukiah post office
Mail stops after USPS complains about dogs
Mail goes missing in San Tan Valley community
Transient charged with assaulting female Hispanic postal worker
Rural Hillsboro residents say mail delivery stopped without warning
USPS needs carriers and holiday help
Pittsburgh Postmaster Charged With Intimidating Employees is on Leave Status
NAPUS Comments Regarding Carper's iPost Bill

September 22, 2015
Man shouts 'Hail Isis' at post office
National Newspaper Association Gives Support to iPOST Bill
Boonville family wants answers after father's remains damaged
Closure of Settlers Bay post office amid USPS investigation triggers outcry
USPS sold Chicago's old MPO for $24 million, may be worth $150 million
Murals in downtown St. Louis Post Office offer much value
Trend 6: GAO Cites Postal Service Financial Viability as High-Risk National Challenge (PDF)
Video: Chattanooga Woman Fighting for Wheelchair Access at Post Office
Video: Misssouri family wants answers after father’s remains damaged in the mail
Texas employee uses vehicle to shield injured woman
U.S. Postal Service Has Not Earned a Profit in Almost a Decade
How the government could deliver on postal reform
U.S. Postal Service Offering $10,000 Reward And Release Sketch Of Lyons Post Office Robbery
Suspect
Staples, Office Depot $11.3B merger may not happen: source
Ironwood dog, mailman form special relationship
Carper again proposes postal reform legislation meant to bring the agency back to solvency
Pope Francis’ U.S. Visit Snarls Delivery Businesses

September 21, 2015
The Goshen News is Switching to Postal Delivery
Postal Lease Versus A County's Eminent Domain
Letter: Curious spending by Postal Service
Papal visit could disrupt online shipping deliveries
USPS must be broken in two, argues Brookings paper
Postal Reform Bill Needs Work, But Needs to Be Passed
New Hampshire Postal Workers Endorse Bernie Sanders
Pennsylvania school district tries to take post office by eminent domain
Testing of new scanning equipment begins soon
Opinion: Your Mail, Your Money or Your Life?
Alaska post office closes abruptly, no advance notice to customers
Lafayette, LA man pleads guilty to shooting at postal worker
NALC: iPost Summary and Analysis
Will You Be Forced To Pay Into Medicare?
Forest and Paper Association Likes Carper's Postal Reform Bill

September 20, 2015
Settlers Bay post office abruptly closes
'Mail kid' idolizes his neighborhood mailman (hand-in-hand, matching outfits)
USPS, EPA Partner for Rain Garden
Crescent City post office supervisor investigated for drug thefts
Minnesota letter carrier helps lost child
PEN Does Not Support Carper’s iPost Bill

September 19, 2015
Paul Newman Forever Stamp Unveiling Video
3 New Orleans Postal Workers Charged With Mail Theft
Tax Foundation: Troubles at the Postal Service
USPS carrier robbed at gunpoint in Ybor
California postal supervisor investigated for drug thefts
Would Carper’s latest bill really take postal workers out of FEHBP?
Pennsylvania PSE Charged With Theft Of Postal Funds
Postal Service prepares for papal tour
Seven Years In Prison For Michigan Man Who Defrauded USPS

September 18, 2015
US, Cuba to Resume Mail Service This Year
Video: Mail carrier refused to deliver to couple’s apartment but won’t say why
NALC President Rolando responds to latest Carper postal bill
Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged With Misappropriation Of Postal Funds
Unnamed USPS District officials did not fully comply with the Postal Service’s DVAAP
OIG Management Alert Regarding Poor Working Conditions At New Mexico Postal Facility
Postal Service reform bill looking for final stamp of approval
COLA flat but premiums to rise anyhow
Postage stamp, tax scam lands 4-time felon in prison

September 17, 2015
Rowland sworn in as Columbia's new postmaster
Postal Service won't deliver my packages in Norwich
Federal authorities wait before charging Pittsburgh postmaster
50 Mail Collection Boxes to Be Removed Ahead of Papal Visit
Drug Dogs Sniffing the Mail at Burning Man
OSHA fines USPS in Greenville, SC $79K for willful safety violations
APWU Contract Negotiations Update
John Nichols: Democrats should be fighting for post offices and rural America
USPS law judge saves teenage swimmer
In defense of the U.S. Postal Service: ‘War on Religion’ claim seems a stretch
Carper’s latest bill to “save” USPS would take postal workers and retirees out of FEHB, make
exigency rate hike permanent
Rolando Comments on Senator Carpers' iPOST Act
US, Cuba to resume mail service this year; agreement on commercial flights, other steps near
Mold causes Princess Anne post office closing

September 16, 2015
Jamestown fans will miss upbeat, longtime postal clerk
Aspen postal worker pleads guilty in federal court
Alibaba's logistics unit inks deal with USPS
Pittsburgh PM out on bail- more details of alleged crimes emerge
Video: Pittsburgh Postmaster Arrested, Charged With Opening Mail, Threatening Employees
FedEx to hike cost of shipping again in 2016
Pitney Bowes, Maker of Postage Machines, Believes in Life After Mail
USPS: Protecting flanks and gaining new ground
Video: Boy who received thousands of books after mail carrier's plea shares the wealth
OIG: Improved Coordination Needed to Meet Cyber Threats
USPS: Testing of new scanning equipment begins soon
APWU Goes to Court Over Service Standards
How one man set up fake businesses to steal millions of stamps from the U.S. Postal Service
USPS: Protecting flanks and gaining new ground
Senators Schatz & Mikulski Introduce Legislation to Provide Working Parents with Paid Leave

September 15, 2015
Community commits to beautifying post office
Postal worker honored for delivering help
Scott Walker Details Plan to Curb the Power of Labor Unions
Neighbors perplexed by lack of mail delivery
With safety a 'priority', Somerset post office vacated
Congress likely to extend Breast Cancer Research semipostal sales to 2019
USPS Stamp Services exploring possibility of soakable stamps
UPS Expands Hybrid Electric Fleet
Pittsburgh postmaster charged with intimidating subordinate to cover up illegal activity
USPS needs to plan for increase in digital billing to make up for lost revenue, IG says
On the border of the boundary wars: The PRC's order on First Class Mail Parcels
Video: Phoenix neighbors perplexed by lack of mail delivery
Senator Casey Expresses Concern Over Erie Mail Delivery Delays
Proposals Emerging to Restrict Power and Influence of Federal Employee Unions

September 14, 2015
APWU Seeks Review of PRC Order On Service Standards (PDF)
Dissatisfaction with service grows while Postal Service sets up side businesses
Va. Beach woman sentenced for stealing packages off porches
Aspen man to change plea in post office weapons charges
Finnish post office tests drone for parcel delivery
USPS Saves Soldiers Money
Atlanta: Neighbors say they are fed up with mail mistakes
VIDEO: Foul Ball: Postal Worker Needs to Work On Her Throwing Arm
Princess Anne Post Office Shut Down, Picketed
New Jersey postal worker charged in drug trafficking scheme
Exemption Sought by The National Star Route Mail Contractors Association Jeopardizes Road
Safety
PRC Makes Enhancements to Its Website Focusing on USPS Service Performance
Neatness Counts

September 13, 2015
Video: Police In Brentwood CA Warn Public About Brazen, Apparently Connected Mail Thieves
10 Ways E-Commerce Is Reshaping the USPS
New Shipping Rules a Heavy Lift for Merchants
Collectors Corner: Vintage Mail-Order Catalogs

September 12, 2015
Catalogs' arrival in mailbox begins the countdown to Christmas
UK: The Post Office Strikes Back With Star Wars Stamps
Postal collection boxes to be temporarily removed for Papal visit in Philadelphia areas
Feds: No mail service Pope weekend in eight zip codes
Now Google wants to deliver your groceries
Treasury union leads effort to keep Congress' hands off the TSP
NAPUS invites all EAS employees to become full members
Postal Service reams proposal for smarter, UPS-accessible mailboxes

September 11, 2015
How a huge, abandoned New York City Post Office turned into Fashion Week headquarters
Postal Service investigates rise in Windward Oahu mail thefts
Orphaned Iowa City post office mural finds new home
Woman armed with tire iron attempts to rob Milwaukee post office
Using the U.S. Census to prevent post office closings
National Postal Museum: The Postal 9/11 Story
New study highlights security risk of postal shipments into the U.S.
USPS truck runs over family dog in Wisconsin
One injured in head-on collision with postal truck
My father’s letter arrived 14 years late. His message is right on time
Video: Postal worker saves baby
PRC Chief Taub Talks About a Postal Service at the Crossroads
Postal Service responds to The Daily Caller article “Is the Postal Service Declaring War on
Religion?
Retiring employee’s goodbye letter goes viral
Postal employee riles some Gary apartment complex residents
NAPUS Approves Consitutional Changes Effecting Membership
High Package Volumes Are Jamming USPS's Southern Area
Luzerne, PA man accused of bilking $20,000 from U.S. Postal Service
Welcome to: IRRESISTIBLE MAIL
UPS Pilots Seek Strike: Union says Salary of $238,000 Not Enough
Former Letter Carrier Admits to Receiving Over $62,000 in Bogus Travel Expenses for Medical
Care

September 10, 2015
Is the Postal Service Declaring War on Religion? (No Christian Christmas stamp this year)
El Paso: Pedestrian struck by mail truck
Group mailbox disappears from South Austin neighborhood
Michigan letter carrier alerts family to fire
Postal truck slips into ditch making room to pass

September 9, 2015
President of Postal Workers Supervisors Local in Alaska Charged
USPS paid $7.4 million in extra work hours in SoCal area post offices due to weak workforce plan
300 workers needed for $12-an-hour jobs
How to Keep Tabs on the Postal Service
APWU Knows How to Celebrate Labor Day
Australia: Police shoot dead knife-wielding former postal worker
Huge redevelopment plan unveiled for USPS complex in Northwest Portland
Lyons Post Office robbed, employee assaulted, investigation ongoing
OPM’s Retirement Applications Backlog Remains Nearly Unchanged in August
USPS releases guidelines regarding temporary involuntary reassignments
Video: Texas Robber Storms Home Pretending To Be Postal Employee
USPS Copyright Infringement in Federal Government Procurement Contracts
USPS to Showcase Improved Tracking in New TV Ad
Virgina carrier "unintentionally" shot and killed during police shootout

September 8, 2015
USPS OIG: Hotline Hot Tips
Package delivery bedevils business owner
Vallejo man delivers mail, more
At Labor Day rally, no holiday for politics
USPS hiring holiday workers
Arizona Congressman to Re-Introduce Bill Preventing Post Office Closures In High-Growth ZIP
Codes
Man charged with breaking into mail boxes in Idaho
Contract Negotiations Between U.S. Postal Service and Union Remain at Standstill
Organized labor wants Joe Biden to run
NAPS: USPS Releases Guidelines Regarding Temporary Involuntary Reassignments
Michigan employee alerts family to fire
Labor Day Letter to our Postal Plant Manager - Why Can't We Have the Luxury of Screwing up too?
NALC: Arlington Cemetery wreath-laying planned
Google expands its same-day delivery service to Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio, and
Wisconsin
Employees urged to remain vigilant

September 7, 2015
Labor Day
History of Labor Day
OIG compares USPS fleet replacement strategies with foreign posts
The rural routes: Work unpredictable but rewarding for these mail carriers
UK: Criminal gangs infiltrated postal delivery services to intercept drugs
Uber to Unveil Big E-Commerce Delivery Program With Retailers in the Fall
Congress faces a full plate to stop another helping of sequestration

September 6, 2015
Familiar face retires from Northfield post office after 31 years
Post Office incompetence, not cutbacks, delays delivery
Kasich, a postman's son, should know the USPS is failing rural America
Omaha postal carrier robbed at gunpoint while trying to deliver package
Rawlins gets new postmaster
Ben Franklin, postal purveyor

September 5, 2015
Decatur's newest postmaster comes from ('postal family')
Editorial: You Have No Mail
PRC publishes four years of USPS Quality Service Performance Reports
Royal Mail won’t deliver letters and parcels for four days over Christmas
Louisiana Postal Worker Sentenced for Stealing Money from USPS
N.J. Letter carrier recognized for saving 93-year-old woman

September 4, 2015
LA gang member check thieves arrested after Santa Barbara crime spree
Residents fed up with letter carrier they say isn't delivering
Postal worker charged with assault, harassment while delivering the mail
Glendale, AZ mailman pens letter to customers, says he is retiring after 20 years
Video: How postal banking could level the financial playing field for low income Americans
Postal issues abound in Oregon town
Postal workers' dispute boils over ahead of Labor Day
Former postal worker among 2 sentenced to prison for stealing mail
Employees sought for next Postal Service TV adReady for your close-up?
NAPS Raises Alarm About Congressional Involvement With TSP
United Postmasters and Managers of America
Video: The check is in the mail - finally
Age-Appropriate Default Option for the TSP Starts This Weekend
Owney the Mail Dog Still Lives, Sort of, in DC
U.S. Postal Service board of governors could shrink to one member by December
Is Bernie Sanders Holding Back the Postal Board of Governors?
Utah thieves steal mail from boxes and Postal Service Trucks
Kentwood, LA Woman Sentenced for Stealing Money from United States Post Office
EMCOR Group Awarded Contract For Interior And Exterior Repairs to USPS Locations

September 3, 2015
Postal Service Uses Sting to Counter Equipment Thefts
Dallas Postal Distribution Center Getting on Track After Fire
Edgartown Post Office staffing woes try customer patience
Columbus Postal Worker Accused of Hoarding More Than 13,000 Pieces of Mail
Charlie Brown Christmas Stamps To Be Dedicated October 1st
Burglars broke into postal trucks while carriers were delivering mail, police say
Man crashes into Alaska post office. Twice.
Video: TV reporter helps couple after USPS loses package
'It has been a privilege and a pleasure': Arizona postman's letter goes viral
NAPUS Looks to a Bright Future
NJ Police Officer Hit By Postal Truck Recovering At Home
Ten Features USPS Should Add to Its Mobile Apps
Concerns over Bakersfield post office closing cause mail carriers to hand out post cards
New military postal rule

September 2, 2015
Postal worker, 28, rubbed his crotch on woman during subway ride: cops
Search for Missing Mail Reveals Serious Problems With Sandston Postal Facility
10 Ways USPS Can Deliver App Success
NAPUS: Final Hurdle Cleared to Form New Postmasters and Managers Organization
USPS announces plan to dispose of historic post office in Clarksburg, WV
PhysicalAddress.com Launches Virtual Mail Service that Brings Postal Mail to the Cloud
Maryland postal worker pleads guilty to theft of over $92,000
Brazos County Tax Office cites mail delays for problems with late tax, vehicle registration
payments
Louisiana Postal Worker Indicted for Theft of Mail and Postal Funds
USPS Keeps Exigency in Play, Files Appeal in D.C. Circuit
The third time a charmer? USPS takes PRC to court over the exigent rate increase, again
Postal Inspectors, Police Probe Suspicious Packages Sent To Women in PA
Postal carrier pleads guilty to charge of destroying or delaying mail
Man arrested in assault, robbery of Hartford post office employee
NALC: September 2015 transfer opportunities under M-01856
PMG Clarifies Post Office Evaluations
Should The USPS Open Up Mailboxes To All Kinds Of Deliveries?
Editorial: USPS needs freedom or more federal funding

September 1, 2015
Nonprofit mailers: New exigent appeal shows USPS places customers last
USPS Makes Argument for Exclusive Mailbox Access
Concerns over Bakersfield post office closing cause mail carriers to hand out post cards
Woodstock Post Office is Short-Staffed and Under Pressure
Standard Mail Flats: Ending the Controversy Without Fixing the Problem
Postal Service Goes to Court Again This Week on Exigency Rate Increase (PDF)
NALC Branch 132: Dallas District Scheduling 15% of Routes Down on Daily Basis
Amazon Prime Sunday Packages Left Out in the Open at Townhouses
APWU outlines criteria for payout of $56 million ‘Global Settlement’
USPS posts scanning video on Facebook, gets an earful from customers
Adding Value to the Mail
Video: Driver Caught Throwing Packages On Camera
What Can The Postal Service Learn From Uber?
35 of Alabama's tiniest rural post offices in towns with names you've never heard

August 31, 2015
Mystery shopper scam used fake postal money orders
Aspen Mailman Who Made News With Golden Retriever Sidekick Retires
Archives: Mailman banned from taking dog to work
Ryan's legs: Iowa mailman pushes for funds to bring wheelchair-bound youth on half marathon
USPS posts scanning video on Facebook, gets an earful from customers
Shaler man's effort restores glory to flag display at Millvale PA post office
Chrysler wins contract for USPS Extended Capacity Delivery Vehicles
OIG finds room for improvement at Premier Post Offices
Postal Service: Trail of mail fell off trash truck on way to Rumpke dump
A Century After His Execution, Labor’s Legendary Troubadour Lives On
Postal Union Continues Effort to Stop Staples, Office Depot Merger
How Can Political Mail Be More Effective?
Going (More) Mobile
Mobile Opportunities - Smart Services for Connected Consumers
Postal Service falls short of slower mail delivery standards
31% of Federal Employees are Veterans - but many do not stay long
Standards approved for larger curbside boxes
PRC & USPS Informational Sessions

August 30, 2015
Video: Downtown Post Office Closes in North Platte, Nebraska
Postal Worker Wins $4 Million Lotto the Day After Getting Married
Escondido postal shooting still echoes
Dysart Road post office remains in survival mode

August 29, 2015
Postal Service truck slams into laundromat
Dust off those resumes - USPS is hiring
Pharmacists say Postal Service closure delays medication
Archives: Hurricane Katrina Special Report (2005)
USPS OIG Posts UPS Article About Mailbox Access
U.S. Postal worker assaulted and pushed down flight of steps
How the Postal Service Managed a Remarkable Response During Katrina
Three-Alarm Fire at Dallas Bulk Mail Facility
NRLCA: No National Count of All Routes in September
Postal carrier claims dog's owner waved her onto property before attack, sues for $310,000
Alabama Resident and U.S. Postal Worker Indicted in Stolen Identity Tax Refund Fraud Scheme
Claiming More than $1.5 Million in Refunds
New Jersey postal worker found with undelivered mail, drug paraphernalia: cops

August 28, 2015
Homeowner: Video shows USPS worker tossing package of video device bought on Amazon
The New Deal post office art of Palm Beach County
Missing vase has Chesterfield man, USPS at odds
USPS could help neighborhoods by using data for urban planning
Crozet Post Office Dealing With Decrease in Electricity
Did USPS service cutbacks delay St. Louis alderman meeting notice?
Napans reject alternative locations for downtown Post Office
Video: USPS refuses to honor insurance claim- until TV reporter asks about it
Woman says post office didn't know her street exists
Richmond, CA post office temporarily closed due to mold found in basement
Video: $10K reward offered in Bakersfield, CA stolen mail case

August 27, 2015
Letter: A few bad postal workers do not represent the whole
Newspaper Death Spiral Made Plain in One Chart
Post Office Delays? We Want to Hear From You
PRC Denies USPS Request to Reclassify Parcel Service
Dorothy Charles Retires From USPS After 46 Years
Michigan APWU Leader Indicted on Federal Charges
Order Denying Transfer of First Class Parcels to the Competitive Product Category (PDF)
Bernie Sanders to Postal Service: Relaxed mail standards 'a disaster'
USPS wants to go high-tech without losing jobs
Doug Hughes Legal Team Takes Aim at D.C. Airspace Security
APWU: Postal Subcontractors Seek Exemption that Threatens Safety on the Roads
Motorist sues Postal Service, driver over alleged injuries after accident
USPS responds to Washington wildfires
USPS Responds to UPS Article
Hurricane Katrina led to lasting changes for USPS
APWU, Grand Alliance Urge House Members To Co-Sponsor Resolutions to Protect Mail Service
Senator Bernie Sanders Sends Letter to Postmaster General
Gyrocopter pilot’s new campaign: Push Congress to sign no-lobbying pledge
Police say heroin-using postal carrier had 1,000 undelivered pieces of mail in car
NY Man Uses Jack To Lift Mail Truck Off Injured Brother
USPS: New online rules for overseas parcels
FEHB and the Five Year Requirement
Sanders wants better overnight mail delivery
USPS could help neighborhoods by using data for urban planning and checking on elderly
residents, IG says
Retirement pre-funding puts Postal Service in red
NALC: USPS results through July 2015
Scandit Launches New Mobile Proof-Of-Delivery (POD) Soution For Logistics Providers

August 26, 2015
Postman Rovella's long career is in the bag
Postmaster threatened by callers
Canada: Postal Workers Upset About Location of New Super Mailbox
Postal Service data shows decline in vacant Detroit addresses
Police work with USPS to investigate mail and parcel thefts
The mail keeps arriving late, and it isn't even meeting the Postal Service's lower standards
USPS Official: First Priority With Internet of Things is Cost Cutting
DeKalb development says they can't get their mail
Coming this Friday: Another USPS exigent appeal?
Video: Mailman caught using pepper spray (through a fence) on small dog
New Hampshire post office reopens after rodent problems
Outlook: USPS Fall Service Performance
Former USPS exec Tim Healey named CEO at Sarasota lien search firm

August 25, 2015
Postal driver charged after hitting cop training for charity ride
Mail delivery restored after Postal Service tried to have cluster boxes installed
Yelping Uncle Sam
From misleading charts to plucking numbers out of thin air
Pecos Postmaster Accused of Racial Discrimination
Illinois letter carrier indicted on workers comp fraud charges
USPS starts Q4 with slight loss, YTD operations still in the black by $1.3B
Why Not Let Shipping Carriers Access Your Mailbox?
Post office holds couple's mail after Chihuahua complaint
Video: Kurten, TX Residents Frustrated After Post Office Abruptly Closes
DHS, USPS Need Greater Controls on Cards, Reports Say

August 24, 2015
Shoppers will sacrifice delivery speed for lower shipping cost
Post office property needs a cleanup
Congressman takes complaints of slow mail delivery to U.S. postmaster; days later, his town hall
invites get delayed
USPS officials to gather comments on proposed closure of Corpus Christi center
'Elvis Presley Forever' CD goes postal: debuts at No. 11
APWU, USPS Resolve Dispute Over CDL Training
USPS could spend close to a million on a new contract to lease package delivery vans
USPS: Third-quarter report highlights new vehicles, equipment
What’s in Store for Neighborhood Logistic Services?
USPS Proposes Accounting Change That May Effect The Financial Evaluation Of The Impact
Associated With POStPLAN
$4,000 in cash found in package at Cleveland Post Office
Federal workers who used Ashley Madison facing possible punishment
Postal veteran helps shield families of the fallen

August 23, 2015
Postal Service to deliver Amazon packages on Sundays, holidays (Rochester, Twin Cities, Duluth)
Five shopping bags of mail containing 600 separate letters
North Dakota: Former oil industry manager finds job in post office
Buffalo: Local postal service stamped with rash of carrier crimes

August 22, 2015
Five postal inspector email addresses found in Ashley Madison database
Kurten TX Post Office closed after building deemed uninhabitable
Video: Golden Gate, FL mailboxes raided and checks stolen
Video: Postal Service to Review Email Use in Ashley Madison Data Dump
APWU: Big Enough to Win!

August 21, 2015
Post office where brown recluse spiders found is reopening four months later
Man in Bucket Hat Calmly Robs Northeast Philadelphia Post Office
Uh oh: USPS email addresses found in Ashley Madison data dump
Elderly Alabama racist threatens postal worker with gun, racial slurs
Senator Urges Study of Rural Postal Service and High-Speed Internet Access
Former President of Fairbanks NAPS Chapter charged with embezzlement
Two Alaska postal workers charged with theft
Michigan APWU Local 300 President Charged With One Count of Embezzling $6720
USPS to sell National Day of Service cards
USPS restricts mail services in new neighborhood
The Internet of (Postal) Things Is Coming
Is the Postal Service's Active Directory Environment Secure?

August 20, 2015
For Spartanburg Neighborhood, Getting Mail is a Struggle
CBS2 Exclusive: Postal Service Driver Spotted Texting Behind the Wheel in Rush Hour Traffic
Amazon testing new parcel delivery lockers and more...
USPS impersonator and accomplice hold up family in West University
Video: Lessons learned from mail carrier’s tragic death
Video: USPS Board may soon be down to just one member thanks to do nothing Congress
Video: For Spartanburg SC Neighborhood, Getting Mail Is A Struggle
Amazon set to launch new 'Amazon Flex' package pickup service with Prime Now in Seattle area
Erasing History at the USPS
Video: This week’s first winner is the USPS - Delivering an estimated 40% of Amazon packages
annually
Sharing scanning data helps customers, PMG says
Neither Rain Nor Snow Nor Gloom of Night Stays Amazon Deliveries
Mail haulers requesting exemption of 14-hour limit
USPS reviews 5,000 more post offices for reduced hours
Postal Carrier Required To Remove Rebel Flag From SUV After Foscoe Resident Complains
Handbook EL-312 Revision: Employment Eligibility and Suitability

August 19, 2015
Theft from post office mailboxes increasing in Moorpark
USPS proposes eliminating 3 of 12 clerk positions in Decatur
Santa Fe: Business as Usual
USPS worker drives 30 years without an accident
Delivery Driver Saves Mail From Burning Truck
Hearing on USPS-Staples Deal Dominated by Legal Wrangling
Despite Warning over Mail Delays, USPS Focuses on Same-Day
Alaska mail processing clerk charged with stealing drugs from mail
Mail Delays Spike After the Postal Service Consolidates Facilities
Kansas PSE charged with mail theft
NALC: 6th contract COLA: $0
USPS responds to criticism of fiscal oversight
Kansas postal worker indicted for mail theft
Minnesota postal worker allegedly stealing mail
Despite Warning over Mail Delays, USPS Focuses on Same-Day
DeKalb Watershed says USPS glitch caused water bills not to be delivered
Retired postal worker warns of scam

August 18, 2015
Canada: Supermailboxes delivered to Hespeler
UK: Dozens of postmasters convicted of theft after having problems with computer system
Four Charts Explain the Postal Service's Financial Struggles
WSJ: US Postal Service Tries Hand at Fishmonger, Grocer
What do those four charts really prove about USPS finances?
Post Office Taking On Amazon, FedEx, UPS With Same-day Deliveries
Employee’s hunch leads to life-saving rescue
Kentucky rural carrier killed in traffic accident while delivering mail
Where did the principle of secrecy in correspondence go?
Mail handlers, USPS reach agreement on procedures to fill residual vacancies
Former Postmaster of Capitan NM Post Office Sentenced on Embezzlement Conviction
New ‘Self+1′ FEHB option available to employees this year
Junk mail: the bulk of it
Late Deliveries Raise Concerns of Mailers
Video: Residents worried about mail thefts in North Las Vegas
Video: Heavy bags, long walks, high heat for letter carriers
Labaton Sucharow Files Class Action Against U.S. Office of Personnel Management for “Most
Devastating” Cyber Attack
Who Stole 13,330 Postage Stamps And Why?
The U.S. Postal Service Is Open To Delivering Anything To Raise Cash
'Let's End De Facto Rate Increases,' Mailers Plead
Substantial Increase in Delayed Mail (PDF)
Grand Alliance Delegation Meets with Postmaster General
Baltimore Teacher: 'Boycott Staples!'
If you like your post office, can you keep your post office?
USPS hits back over claims that it is “incapable of financial accountability”
The Mailbox Incident and Political Anger

August 17, 2015
Elvis stamp sends wrong message to youth
The relationship of USPS lease costs and lessor location
USPS response to "USPS Posts Half a Billion in Losses Despite Billions in Subsidies - Americans
for Tax Reform"
Louisiana woman fights to get dogs back after attack on mail carrier
OIG issues Management Alert over substantial increase in delayed mail
Jenny Come Lately
Junk mail: the bulk of it
USPS could boost revenue, voter turnout by promoting mail-in voting, IG says

August 16, 2015
Nemacolin post office closing puzzles residents
Bronx Post Office Remains Closed After Positive Legionella Test
Amazon Workplace Hell
Bezos says Amazon drones will be as common as mail trucks
Minnesota postal employees aid collapsed co-worker

August 15, 2015
Going Postal: How All-Mail Voting Thwarts Navajo Voters
Crash results in overturned USPS truck
Unusual tale of porch package theft and switch
When No Postal Rate Increase Is a Bad Thing
USPS thinks political candidates are first class, sees voters as bulk mail
Pennsylvania Rural Carrier Convicted Of Worker’s Compensation Fraud
Carrier wearing seat belt uninjured in LLV rollover
Report cites unusually slow mail delivery
Opposition to Canada Post 'super mailboxes' fanned by election
Could ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ be the next US blockbuster stamp issue?
Social Security Is 80 Years Old
Video: Police conduct a drug bust at the Holyoke, MA post office
OIG recommends halt to Phase II Network Rationalization until USPS service performance
improves

August 14, 2015
Hot jobs: Heavy bags, long walks, high heat for letter carriers
APWU protests postal worker's termination for being on military active duty for too long
Former Postman Redesigns USPS Uniforms and Launches Petition for Approval
WSB-TV Investigation: Postal workers play hooky, still get paid
Copy of Postal Service Audit Shows Extent of Mail Surveillance
Houston: Former Postal Supervisor Heads to Federal Prison for Theft
NPMHU Sues Postal Service Over SPSS Reversal
USPS employees can change benefits when circumstances change
CCA who stole money from greeting cards put on probation
$50K reward offered in attack on Harrisburg mail carrier
Postal service needed in rural areas
USPS $1.2B operating profit this year

August 13, 2015
Postal Service finalizes new standards for curbside mailboxes
USPS Carriers Are Like Uber Drivers for Amazon
The Absentee Owners of Local Post Offices
PHOTOS: Elvis Presley Forever Stamp Dedication at Graceland
Postal Service releases Elvis stamp
Pedestrian killed may have deliberately walked in front of mail truck
Postal customer on Reddit sticks it to the Post Office, says turtle could have delivered package
faster
USPS proposal includes mailmen checking on the elderly
USPS OIG Audit Asks: Have New Service Standards Impacted First Class Mailers?
Video: Military mom heartbroken after heirloom American flag goes missing in the mail
Utah: Post office delivers 1,270 ballots day after election
What if the post office loses your mail?
Video: Publisher Says Poor USPS Management Is the Apparent Reason Behind Mail Theft In West
Hollywood
Mail Carrier Wedges Package in Box, Doesn’t Have To Leave Vehicle
Union Members Seem To Want Bernie Sanders Over Hillary Clinton. Will Labor Leadership Follow
Them?
Postal Service Sharply Reduces Loss in Most-Recent Quarter
NALC President Fredric Rolando statement on USPS quarterly report
Maine PMR pleads guilty to stealing money
DOJ Reviews Consolidation of Online Postage Services
New USPS Site Showcases Sophisticated Mailings
Oversight of Expense Purchase Cards (PDF)
APWU: Professor Gives Staples Campaign an A+

August 12, 2015
Out to Lunch - USPS apologizes for Broadway post office 90-minute lunch closure
DOJ Reviews Consolidation of Online Postage Services
NPMHU Appeals SPSS Decision to Arbitration and National Labor Relations Board
Man flown to hospital after mail truck wrecks in Trinity
Collector gets call from postal inspector about early Elvis stamp purchase
Capital Region postal worker diagnosed with TB
Video: Man in Louisville is killed after he apparently jumps in front of mail truck
Maine PMR admits stealing $1,600 from USPS
How eBay and Amazon Benefit from Sellers' Shipping Costs
Elvis Presley Forever – Postal Service to sell CD along with stamp

August 11, 2015
Bronx Tenants Left Without Mail for Two Months
Postal Lifeline in Amazon's Jungle
USPS Investigating Mail Thefts in Sahuarita
Long Grove Post Office closed due to air quality issues
2 days early, collector buys sheets of Elvis stamps
NALC President Fredric Rolando statement on USPS quarterly financial report
Rochester Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Mail Carrier
Quarterly USPS financial statement shows growth in package shipping
Young Postal Workers: Speaking Up, Speaking Out
USPS denies foot-dragging on Boston rail project
Amazon to open distribution center across the street from Southern CT USPS plant
Video: One time mail order giant Columbia House files for bankruptcy

August 10, 2015
Medina postmaster earned his special delivery
Florida town built just for postal workers
USPS OIG: Curbing Workers' Comp Abuses
Man arrested after trying to steal copper wiring from post office
USPS Publishes Reply Brief in Court Case Involving DVDs by Mail (PDF)
Taiwan: Twisted mailboxes become attractions after being bent by super-typhoon
Carriers participate in school supplies drive in Quad Cities
Post office does care - lost ring is back home
Galápagos—The Post Office Without Stamps
USPS reports $586 million net loss in Q3, but still shows year to date operating profit of $1.2
billion
Mail carrier’s intervention saved South Carolina woman from scam
OIG: Ohio postal worker had 2,000 pieces of mail stashed in his car
How Obama Hurts Clinton (and Helps Sanders) With Unions
Exhibition at National Postal Museum showcases more than 500 secrets submitted on postcards
On August 10, 1977, 24-year-old postal employee David Berkowitz
Video: Woman fought to get post office to recognize disability

August 9, 2015
Long Grove, Iowa Post Office closed for health and safety reasons
Man struck by vehicle at Postal Service distribution center in Wallingford
NPMHU: Postal Service Reneges on SPSS Craft Determination
Arizona reps from both parties tell PMG mail service has deteriorated

August 8, 2015
Louisiana postal worker opened mail, stole identities and got credit to buy things
Hey Postal Service, Consolidation and Closure of Cherrybell Mail Center is Bad News, Don't Do It
Postal Service processing leads to late ballot updates in Yakima
Coast Guard re-creates 225th anniversary stamp
Maryland: USPS vehicle involved in accident
Video: Postal service sends out false notice to homeowners
Postal Service failing Ky., United States

August 7, 2015
8 Letter Carriers Join Million Mile Club
Fort Worth postal worker refutes claim he made terroristic threat
Amherst residents receive letter requesting mailbox move
USPS bug may have caused eBay tracking problems
Gyrocopter pilot wants to crowdfund defense counsel
Residents of Illinois town frustrated over continued closure of post office
OPM officials hindering scrutiny of hacked computer systems, watchdog says
Video: Amherst NY postmaster orders customers to move their mailboxes… or else!
Video: Detroit mother grateful for those who helped her mail carrier daughter when she was hit
by a car
Video: Ft. Worth postal employee refutes claims he made terroristic threat
New Version of Elvis Presley’s ‘If I Can Dream,’ Accompany Elvis Presley Stamp Dedication Aug. 12
The U.S. Postal Service's plan for profitability
Former Michigan postal worker guilty of destroying/delaying mail

August 6, 2015
Glimpse of history: Flying the mail in Clinton
Canada: Letter carriers refusing to deliver graphic anti-abortion flyers
Rural carrier ejected from vehicle in crash with semitrailer
Temporary post office up and running in Orwigsburg
Postal Service agrees to sell, not demolish, post office in Napa
House Bill Would Leave USPS in Tough Position, CBO Warns
Eastpointe postal worker critically injured when her van is struck by car
Idaho woman gets probation for mailing loaded handgun that discharged at USPS distribution
center
Women execs share experiences working at USPS
Some federal employee life insurance rates to rise; others to see decrease
Video: Tennessee jeweler says package of diamonds worth $50K has gone missing in the mail
Video: Wanted parolee arrested on suspicion of package theft in Santa Ana
Meet ‘The Inspectors’ - Video offers sneak peek of new postal-themed TV series
Indiana Rural Carrier Recognized As Postal Hero
Gyrocopter Pilot Files for Food Stamps

August 5, 2015
Woman replaces tattered US flag at Post Office
Customers report carrier dumping mail, are threatened with arrest
Rolando: Moving beyond the 'conventional wisdom' about the U.S. Postal Service
Princeton USPS Drivers to be Recognized for Safe Driving
Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Just Got More Expensive for Some
R.R. Donnelley to Break Up Business
Postal Service Holding Out For More Money For Boston Property
Video: Michigan postal worker critically injured when her van is struck by car
Video: Filipino customers in Carson CA cry foul over alleged mail dumping
Police raid Australia Post contractors' homes in fraud investigation, foreign student scam
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s confirm roll-out of same-day delivery to additional markets
A connected mailbox? Announcing the Internet of Postal Things

August 4, 2015
Despite complaints, Vermont post office still flew shredded U.S. flag
USPS Blue Boxes Targeted by Mail Thieves
Duluth post office sinkhole under repair
New Small Parcel Sorting System Exceeding Expectations
US postal workers accused of drug trafficking in Tuscaloosa
Maryland Postal Worker Indicted in Disability Fraud Scheme
USPS salutes United States Coast Guard’s 225th anniversary with forever stamp
ATV-riding employee helps save stranded sisters
Remember Snail Mail? What Was That All About?
Video Update: Postal worker follows couple, assaulted over package
Moving beyond the 'conventional wisdom' about the U.S. Postal Service
NALC: August 2015 transfer opportunities under M-01856
Postmaster General and CFO Host Web Call on U.S. Postal Service Quarter 3 Financial Results
Rolando Letter: U.S. Postal Service thrives in Internet age
Arizona District strengthens training for CCAs

August 3, 2015
Sending a Message to Canada Post
Semi carrying mail overturns, shuts down Indiana highway for hours
USPS Increasing its On-Demand Delivery Services
High-Accuracy Mapping: An Opportunity for the Post Office?
USPS's Low Rates for Foreign Shippers
Harrisburg police: Postal carrier thrown down stairs while trying to trace stolen package
Postal podcast: How A Postage Stamp Inspired The Journey To Pluto
Were You Affected by OPM’s Data Breach?
Video: Man discharged from hospital after white powder found inside letter tested non-
threatening
What’s an Internet of Postal Things?
Representatives Huffman and Blumenauer Introduce Legislation to Modernize the U.S. Postal
Service
The National Postal Museum today opened PostSecret: The Power of a Postcard."
“Interconnecting postal network can provide endless opportunities,” says OIG
Disability Insurance: Actions Needed to Help Prevent Potential Overpayments to Individuals
Receiving Concurrent Federal Workers' Compensation
Rise of the machines - New sorting equipment exceeds expectations

August 2, 2015
Fredric Rolando: Reductions in Postal Service unnecessary
Congressman Himes: I’d be stunned and really angry if New Canaan Post Office deal fizzles
UPS just bought Coyote Logistics for $1.8B- Why? (And what is it, anyway?)
Indiana highway reopens after mail truck overturns
USPS Issues Fanciful Flowers Stamped Card
VIDEO: Amazon Sunday Airborne Delivery
VIDEO: Customer confronts letter carrier about driving on grass
Video: How Amazon Convinced USPS to Work on Sundays

August 1, 2015
Bloomfield Township residents trace beloved mail carrier's route
Rolando: Washington politics have caused "crisis" in postal service
Dachshund maced by letter carrier, USPS condones employee's actions
Post office non-deliveries a hassle for veteran
This Should Be Exigency's Last Gasp, Mailers Say
Why the first use of the word 'email' may be lost forever
Despite complaints, Vermont post office still flew shredded US flag
Rain damages Udall KS Post Office
Postal Service red ink was created by politicians
Getting the mail? Get ready to take a walk

July 31, 2015
Green Harbor postmaster retires after nearly 30 years
New USPS program lets you see your junk mail before you get it
Miami-Dade County man charged in robbery of USPS letter carrier
Mail Will Soon Get Cheaper With USPS Rate Increase Set to Expire Next Spring
Cape Coral postal driver goes 32 years without accident
Homeowner says letter carrier threw package towards front porch
Roads open after U.S. Postal truck drops 14 mail crates
After tornadoes, letter carrier’s arrival signals return to normalcy
Police needed warrant to open seized package; drug-dealing charges against Worcester man
dismissed
Pennsylvania PSE charged with theft of postal funds
OSHA Slams Postal Service in Kent WA with Five Citations, $16,000 in Fines
War Hero Receives Top Honors From The United States Postal Service
Texas Teenager Pleads Guilty To Shooting Postal Worker
USPS beefing up on-demand delivery services

July 30, 2015
A TV drama series will focus on postal crime
The Village homeowners helping mail carriers during extreme heat
Jack Potter retired five years ago, but he still made more than you last year
It's Amazon's World. The USPS Just Delivers in It
Los Angeles: Post Office investigating mail dumped in trash cans
Florida: Teen accused of trying to steal postal worker's master key
Mailed in Manhattan
Take note: The paper industry is planning a big comeback
Video: USPS admits error in leaving bins full of mail unattended in Florida post office lobby
Some rural postal routes still flooded
Video: Freight Train Hits Mail Truck In Addison, IL - PEN
Video: How Amazon Convinced USPS to Work on Sundays

July 29, 2015
Fort Worth: Police arrest postal worker who threatened to shoot co-worker
Dallas: Postal worker dumps package on porch (must have been a slow news day)
PRC Authorizes USPS to Collect Additional $1.191 Billion For Exigent Rate Adjustment (PDF)
PRC to Rule on Exigent Rate Case
Lowes post office closed due to mold, moisture
Kirchhoff retiring after 22 years as Wilber postmaster
Missing package remains a mystery
Mail Left Unattended in Winter Haven Post Office Lobby
McCaskill requests study of rural Broadband and Postal Access
Will Real Mail Notification Make USPS a Digital Channel?
Boy asks postal worker for junk mail to read, is gifted hundreds of books
Mail issues linger in Northland
USPS says "no thanks" to Tieton Post Office mosaic; money will be returned
Former postal employee in Abington, PA gets jail time for credit card scam
Senator McCaskill Requests Study of Rural Broadband and Postal Access
Video: Person of interest in suspicious Portland mail case released
USPS complied with executive salary regulations, IG says
Our View: Thank Blunt for championing rural mail service
Canada Post won't reveal scale of Fraser Valley mail crime
Fire closes Mascot, TN post office
Postal, OPM Hacks Show Feds’ Cyber-Security Not Very Secure
Employee helps woman find missing money
Kalamazoo residents who refuse to remove brick, stone mailboxes could face $900 fines
United States Postal Service Selects Helios as its Pharmacy Benefit Manager for Workers'
Compensation
Traditional retailers offering same-day deliveries
Amazon Maps the Skies for Drone Deliveries
APWU: Locals Celebrate 'Postal Heritage Day'
USPS's Reblin Talks About Digital Mail's Arrival in NYC this Fall

July 28, 2015
Dog hit and killed by postal worker in family's driveway
Remote Yosemite Post Office Serves Many Hikers
Man says postal worker threw package out of delivery truck
Should residents be forced to remove brick, stone mailboxes?
People who mailed themselves in boxes
Bitter feud ends when letter lost in the mail for 17 years finally arrives
Former letter carrier convicted of drug trafficking and bribery
CAGW Blasts New Ideas for USPS Expansion
Help save Napa’s historic post office from the wrecking ball
Ofcom accuses Royal Mail of breach of competition law
Oregon: Statewide investigation underway after government offices receive suspicious mail
Customer retention is the key to USPS success

July 24, 2015
Dallas: Inundated with packages, group of apartments plan to stop accepting and holding
packages for tenants
Gyrocopter trial: Was it worth it?
Postal worker finds two bodies at Arizona home
Car crash temporarily closes Kismet Post Office
Iowa: Tractor-trailer fire destroys mail
IG: Postal Service could generate millions by partnering with wellness services
Letter carrier puts out grease fire
Bill would require USPS to track rural mail delivery performance
Alaska man charged with burglarizing post office
Gyrocopter trial: No regrets on turning down plea deal
Postal Vehicle Struck By Driver In Quechee
Antitrust institute challenges Staples' merger with Office Depot
The Future in Focus: NALC’s 2015 National Conference in Houston
Bernie Sanders rallies with federal workers for ‘$15 and a union’
Canton Postal Carrier Receives Hero Award

July 23, 2015
Phenix City Post Office Without Air Conditioning for Five Weeks
Bakersfield: Mail Theft Caught on Camera
NH Mailman Allegedly Broke Into House, Tried on Woman's Boots
Postal inspector pleads guilty to stealing Playboys, pills
Breast-feeding supporters hold 'nurse-in' at Janesville post office
Downtown Flint Post Office Will Close, USPS Confirms
USPS Quashes Tieton Post Office Artistic Remake
USPS Responds to Questions About Grocery Delivery Competition in New York City (PDF)
Philadelphia Letter Carrier Charged With Obstruction Of Mail
Iowa postal worker, wife arrested for fake doctors notes
USPS: OPM cybersecurity update
USPS issues statement on access to retail products, services
OPT OR HIGHER LEVEL? Carrier Tech Position
IG: Postal Service could generate millions by partnering with wellness services
'He saved my life' - Carrier Helps Postal Customer
Video: Charlotte County, VA Fed Up With Slow Mail Delivery
Man who landed gyrocopter at Capitol rejects 10-month deal
Postal Service Lacked 'Cybersecurity' Culture Before Hack, Watchdog Says
Postal Inspectors Catch Company Behind Fraudulent Tax Property Bill Mailings
Beat the Heat, Stay Cool
Handbook EL-312 Revision: Assignment, Reassignment, and Promotion
USPS Headquarters Managers and Field Installation Heads: August 2015 Semi-Annual Capital
Property Review

July 22, 2015
SUV Strikes Hurley Post Office
Boston: Postal worker's car towed while he was on duty
Pennsylvania letter carrier pleads guilty to stealing cash from envelopes
Gyrocopter pilot seeks to raise funds, add 1st Amendment defense lawyer
Feds Dodge GOP's Proposed Cut to Their Retirement Benefits
USPS botched plan to make money off the most famous stamp error in history, watchdog says
Idaho letter carrier helps lost child
USPS denies it wants to privatize
Local postal worker pleads guilty to embezzling nearly $15,000
Proposed law would prohibit USPS from shipping tobacco products
Video: Two charged with mail theft for raiding Guam P.O. boxes
Video: Outdoor workers sweat it out on the job
Senator Tester Introduces Bill To Improve Rural Mail Delivery
APWU, USPS Reach Settlement On PSE Fingerprint Compensation, Costs
When going postal may be a good thing
Postal Service broke its own rules by creating collectible stamp, IG says
Oshkosh postal worker charged with mail thefts
US Postal Service negotiating new union contract
USPS refutes OIG report on 'ineffective' cybersecurity
Postal changes causing concern in Halfmoon, Clifton Park
You Receive $50 Billion of Junk Mail Because It's Effective

July 21, 2015
Tieton Post Office mosaic redo drive tops $40K
House Tour: From Post Office to First Class Home
Mail carrier rescues injured Hope Hull man trapped for 10 days
Post office delays closing of Youngstown sorting facility
Will Pluto Gets Its Day in the Sun With a New Postage Stamp?
Fast Company: The Post Office in the Cloud
VIDEO: USPS driver hits Oakleaf mailbox, drives away
Bill could lift ban on mailing booze
High-tech carrier tracking system
Postal Service is leaving rural Iowa behind
Kansas employee’s idea saves time, boosts processing
Clinic gets approved medical supply drop by drone in Virginia
Postal Service IG criticizes creation, distribution of upright Jenny panes

July 20, 2015
Monroe Mailman Falls Victim to Summer Heat
Canada Post maintains end of door-to-door delivery will not result in layoffs
Protesters halt Hamilton Mountain super mailbox
Rolando: Preserve valuable U.S. Postal Service
Legislation could aid effort to save Michigan mail centers
Child Killed After Motorcycle, Postal Truck Collide In Elizabeth, New Jersey
Postal Service IG criticizes creation, distribution of upright Jenny panes
Kansas City clerk helps save co-worker’s life
Hillary Clinton Faces Unrest Among Organized Labor
Video: “They say I case mail too slow…”
Postal Service response to OIG cyber security audit
$1 billion to restore USPS service standards? Did the CBO get it wrong?
CBO: USPS can't afford House committee provision to reopen mail facilities
Monroe, LA Mailman Falls Victim to Summer Heat
DeLauro, Esty Introduce Stop Tobacco Sales To Youth Act Of 2015 - would prevent shipment via
USPS
U.S. Postal Service Cybersecurity Functions (PDF)
Chart Toppers and Late Bloomers
OIG Asks: How Can Effective Project Management Improve Major Business Strategies? Also:
ETOEs – What are they worth to the Postal Service? And, How Should the Postal Service Handle
Improperly Prepared Mail?
Video: A Yosemite Post Office Helps California Hikers
N.D., rural America pay price for poor postal service

July 19, 2015
Illinois postal carriers collect thousands of school supplies
Blind dog accused of threatening mail carriers
Customers at Alaska post office risk being attacked by eagles

July 18, 2015
Canada Post Won't Pay Employees During Bomb Scare
Ex-mail carrier pleads guilty to delivering heroin in Hawaii
Mail discovered in Baltimore County storm drain
Video: Questions surround veteran mailman’s suspicious death
Video: mr mailman- A Day in the Life of a Postman
Former Ohio postmaster charged with stealing more than $55,000
Video: In a wheelchair? You won’t be able to get into the Xenia OH post office
Post office gives ‘lifeline’ to community 12 miles out to sea
'Summer Harvest': The New Forever Stamp Series the USPS Hopes Will Get Hipsters Back to the
Post Office
Police nab suspected mail thieves in California
Video: Shooting in Portland parking garage, bullet holes found in USPS vehcile, no injuries
reported

July 17, 2015
USPS Mobile Delivery Devices "Do Not Perform as Expected", Says OIG
In wake of theft, Palm Desert post office reduces hours
USPS Can't Afford to Reopen Facilities and Add Employees Like Congress Wants
Amazon Prime Day Sale Busts Black Friday Record: 34 Million Items Ordered
Bye bye BlackBerry
Wyoming employee honored for prizefighting past
Postal Presort launching national online mailing service
Amazon Gets what Amazon Wants - Will the Real Postmaster General Please Stand Up?
Video: Man steals packages from Indianapolis front porch
North Carolina Postal Workers Local President Sentenced
Unions seethe over early Clinton endorsement

July 16, 2015
Pecos woman claims mailman won't deliver mail
Highway reopens after crash involving mail truck
Mailboxes vandalized, mail stolen in American Canyon
Despite Consumer Complaints, Amazon Prime Day Sales Soar
Sold-Out Kindles, Wait Lists, Facebook 'Fail'
CCA sentenced for dumping mail in Norfolk
Janesville WI window clerk's refusal to serve nursing mother sparks protest
County supervisors want to save Napa's historic post office
GOP would take money from federal retirees to finance highways
Video: LLV rolls “several times” on Texas highway
CBO says restoring service standards would cost USPS over $1 billion a year, and doubts it could
actually be done
USPS must make transformational changes to take advantage of e-commerce package growth, IG
says
Mail stolen from places you might least expect; how to protect your letters, payments and bills
Virginia State Police: ‘Suspicious device’ at Petersburg post office not a threat

July 15, 2015
Some Amazon Customers Saying Prime Day More Like April Fools Day
Tolland Mail Carrier Receives National Hero Award
Aspen postal worker asked to submit weapon inventory
Israel's postal service is removing half the country's mailboxes
World's oldest post office reopens in Sanquhar
Amazon Prime Day... A Monster in the Making?
Amazon Prime Day July 15
Sanders courting postal worker endorsement
eBay Passes Buck on Tracking Gap Claims
Post office sells Highlands Ranch man's shipment for profit
New surface visibility devices coming soon to USPS plants
Federal appeals court upholds ruling that FedEx drivers were employees, not contractors
US Postal Service Considers Creating Harmon Killebrew Stamp
Stakeholders’ Urge Congress To Give USPS Legislative Relief
Canada Post's Community Mailboxes Are a Disgrace
Letter from Sen. Claire McCaskill: Saving our rural post offices: going the last mile
Ex-Norfolk postal worker sentenced for dumping mail
American Canyon, CA mailboxes vandalized, mail stolen
NAPS ENDORSES BILL TO PRESERVE RURAL SERVICE STANDARDS
California postal employee helps gunshot victim
Aspen postal worker asked to submit weapon inventory
CUPW organizes “Stop the Cuts – Save Canada Post” roadshow
USPS now accepts electronic funds transfers

July 14, 2015
Communities and Postal Workers United (CPWU) Summer 2015 Newsletter :No Closures! No Cuts!
No Delays of the Mail!
Credit Card Policy at USPS
Postal Workers Play Name a Bar Word With Traveling APC
Newark apartment complex discovers there is no delivery without proper mail boxes
Video: Postal worker, neighbor save the day after lightning sparks house fire
Video: Fire and ice: workers beat the heat on extremely hot day
Video: Why missing mail needs to be reported
Letter: U.S. Postal Service is anything but obsolete
High country postmaster sees triple the traffic

July 13, 2015
Nation of Change: Help Save Our Public Post Office
UK: 'Prince of Darkness' Tim Parker Named Post Office Chair
Napa post office repair bill tops $8 million
APWU members protest at Staples store in LaGrange
NJ woman who helped run Nigerian money scam gets prison time
VIDEO: UPS driver kicks charging dog, pushes back charging owner, but now the driver is the
one in trouble
Mail issues linger in Northland
PRC has 61 active pending dockets
Andover offering USPS lease deal to keep post office open
Is the Postal Service Primed for Amazon Prime Day? (link corrected)
Video: Credit card policy at USPS: sign your card!
Has the Internet Finally Killed the Greeting Card?
Chaffetz Brings Bipartisanship Back to Oversight Panel
Postal Service shortfalls impact rural areas
Eureka’s mail sorting facility gets a temporary reprieve
Hearing set on relocating Alexandria, LA downtown post office
Astronomer's ashes, and a 1991 postage stamp, nearing icy world he discovered: Pluto
Postal Service Celebrates the Summer of 2015

July 12, 2015
'Postal' and 'service' don't pair up like they used to
Massachusetts town happy to offer USPS discounted rent to keep downtown PO
Postal delivery issues linger in Minnesota's Northland

July 11, 2015
Disney World decides to allow Sikh postman to deliver mail at resort
Southwest Florida yard art: Jaws goes postal
Postal Service Settles Slip and Fall Case for $28K
Tolland Letter Carrier to Receive Award for Helping Woman Who Fell
Texas Man Admits Mailing More Than 400 Hoax White Powder Letters
Change of venue granted to Branson postal worker accused of forgery
Fourteen Plead Guilty in South Carolina Mail Theft Conspiracy
Protesters want Trump's name removed from Washington DC's Old Post Office
Is the Postal Service Primed for Amazon Prime Day?
Group stole mail to support meth habit, US attorney says

July 10, 2015
The USPS and the dangers of monopoly power
Woman snaps pic of postal worker appearing to steal toys from donation bin
New Bill Puts Focus on Improving Postal Workforce Morale
NALC: Two national-level arbitration cases decided
OPM to Pitch Free Credit and Identity Theft Monitoring for All Feds, Hacked or Not
Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) calls for OPM head to step down
GOP: Data breach much larger than OPM first admitted
Indiana rural carrier helps free man pinned under motorcycle
Help Save Our Public Postal Service
APWU: What the PRC didn’t want you to know about the Staples deal
OPM director out as feds admit hackers stole data on 22 million holders of security clearances
More USPS grocery delivery trials underway in New York
USPS Statement Regarding NLRB Complaint
USPS-Staples deal draws ire of labor group
Gunman kills 3 postal workers in Ukraine, steals $115,000
Postal Service Gets Low Marks for 2014 Performance
Sending a Message to the Postmaster General

July 9, 2015
Postal carrier says goodbye to route
UK: Village community left stunned by post office machete raid
Headline: UPS Driver Goes Postal
Louisville postal carrier reaches 'Million Mile' milestone
Did You Notice That Our Mail Isn't Being Diverted to Medford as Planned? Here's Why
Mural comes down at former Iowa City post office building
Senate Dems seek to protect rural postal delivery
Canada Post to increase rates in January
Why the Disdain for American Blue-Collar Workers?
13-year-old boy on bike hit by mail truck in Noblesville IN
USPS Statement On Phased Retirement Released Today
PRC Documents Shed Light on Shady Staples Privatization Deal
Handbook PO-603 Revision: Delivery Point Sequencing (DPS) Flats
DNA evidence links retired Calif. postal worker to woman’s 1974 cold-case murder: DA
Trial of man accused of killing Coldspring postal worker delayed until Feb. 2016
USPS mail standards keep getting worse
Staples Deal With USPS Is Illegal: NLRB

July 8, 2015
UPS testing electric tricycles in Switzerland
Woman crashes car into Highland Post Office
93-year-old woman, 94-year-old passenger
Danny Daniels retires from postal service in Carmi
Shrewsbury postal center to remain open after all
Why the USPS is excited about NASA's mission to Pluto
Mississippi rural carrier rescues child and dog
PRC says USPS missed some 2014 goals, “partially met” others
Video: Postal Employee Dies After Shooting Firework Off His Chest
Video: Elderly Father Gets 26-Year-Old Letter From His Deceased Son
USPS’s controversial deal with Staples headed to showdown over legality
Meet the Mail Carrier of the Future
NALC: Election notice
Letter carriers are watching out for you
Prime Day Won't Be Black Friday

July 7, 2015
LLV maker wins contract to build new USPS "walk-in body" delivery trucks
Switzerland Begins Postal Drone Trials
PRC: Analysis of the Postal Service's FY 2014 Program Performance Report and FY 2015
Performance Plan (PDF)
USPS unable to show savings from stamps printed on unsoakable paper
Canada: Letter carrier shocked to learn he delivered bomb to Winnipeg business
USPS Contract Talks With APWU Continue
NLRB to rule on Staples, Postal Service deal
USPS OIG: No time like the present... to start planning for the holiday shipping season
Will they all eventually burn? Mail truck catches fire in Onalaska
New Scanners Leave Digital Breadcrumbs for Tracking Letter Carriers
Houston: Postal Truck Burns After Crash
Roanoke Mail Distribution Center in Holding Pattern
Rural Carrier Info: State Convention and Amazon Stress Test Updates
Convicted rapist dressed as postal worker in home invasion bid, cops allege
Letter carriers' view: Drop prefund fiasco, save Postal Service
Levittown post office evacuation called off after police determine briefcase is no threat, police
say

July 6, 2015
Summer Harvest "forever" stamps to be issued Saturday
Postal Service Considers Entering Banking Industry to Shore Up Budget
Delivery problems continue for Wisconsin newspaper
Powder scare sends worker at Dallas' main post office to hospital
South Bronx residents say checks being stolen from the mail, cashed at Western Union offices
Rolando: Cutting back mail service hits Bangor, everywhere else
Video: New technology- a “panic button”- will help keep USPS letter carriers safer
OPM FAQ: Were postal workers affected by data breach?
Deutsche Post reaches pay deal to end strike
Video: ​The ageless allure of stamp collecting
Video: Furious Dutch postman tears down Tour De France barrier because the race is blocking
him doing his rounds
Video: Federal-Postal Coalition pushes government in wake of OPM breach

July 5, 2015
Woman tracks down mail carrier who stole gift cards she mailed
Mail theft by the numbers
Post office lockouts in Steamboat follow national USPS protocol
Senator McCaskill Seeks Review of Postal Service’s Ability to Meet Delivery Standards

July 4, 2015
Independence Day
USPS proposes demolition of Napa post office building
Video: Mail Carrier Hospitalized After Rollover Accident In Tennessee
Capitol gyrocopter pilot fired by Postal Service
In summer, water is ‘lifesaver’ for Vegas area mail carriers
Mailboat makes first delivery of summer to Skaneateles Lake homes

July 3, 2015
Japan Post testing electric vehicles for postal duties
Postal Service worker assaults woman in road-rage incident
McAllen Neighbors Frustrated by Mail Thefts
ZIP Codes Tamed The Postal Service Boom 52 Years Ago
After two years, Downtown Stamford finally gets a post office
Amazon, FedEx, USPS seek end to treaty provision that subsidizes Chinese export shipments
Video: Traveling bible for cancer patient lost in Austin post office
Colorado: mail truck driver cited after cyclist crash
Dimondstein to Appear on Podcast, TV
LEAGUE Votes to Move Forward with New Organization in 2016
Video: Several USPS packages stolen from stoops, porches in Minneapolis
AFL-CIO Chief reminded state, central and area divisions that its bylaws don’t permit them to
“endorse a presidential candidate" - What?
USPS anniversary this month

July 2, 2015
USPS OIG Audit Report: Market Dominant Billing Determinants: First-Class Mail (PDF)
APWU: NRLB Strikes Major Blow to USPS-Staples Deal
Yet another postal truck goes up in flames! USPS truck burns in Manitowoc, some mail destroyed
USPS OIG Audit Report on Area Mail Processing Consolidations (PDF)
USPS OIG Audit Report on Customer Care Centers (PDF)
NYC letter carrier charged with stealing over $1 million in tax refunds
Postal Service Previews Elvis Presley Forever Stamp
Arizona governor makes plea for Tucson's main post office
Kickstarter campaign to create " coolest post office in America" in Tieton WA
USPS truck overturns in Alabama
Video: Your Mailbox- An open invitation for thieves?
Video: Postal worker robbed at gunpoint in Memphis
Berkeley seeks to open communication with USPS on downtown post office
PMG addresses postmaster’s convention
Video: Houston second-highest when it comes to USPS workers bitten by dogs
National League of Postmasters Takes First Step Towards Consolidation

July 1, 2015
Norway Goes Postal With Electric Vehicle Order
Maine letter carrier delivers a rescue on her route
Video: Author finds his missing books for sale on Amazon via the USPS
High Court Won’t Hear Guardsman’s USPS Back Pay Fee Claim
Did You Know That Postal Gyrocopter Pilot Doug Hughes Has His Own Website?
Video: National Postal Worker Day Is Today
New York businessman pleads guilty in $2M postal theft case
ETOEs – What are they worth to the Postal Service?
Hillary Clinton to huddle privately with top labor leaders  
Woman killed in Portsmouth fire worked for post office
A first-class farewell - Residents Will Miss 'Peaceful Dave' As Their Postal Carrier
Four Sentenced To Over 10 Years For Stealing Checks From Mailboxes, Bank Fraud
UK: Amazon Prime Now to offer one hour delivery on wine and spirits

June 30, 2015
Reading Post Office opens four years after being hit by a tornado
Postal Service to Debut Digital Mail in New York This Fall
City mail carriers are postal icons
Long Island Bulk Mailer Pleads Guilty To Multi-Million Dollar Mail Fraud Scheme
USPS to reduce the number of post office middle manager positions
Florida PMR stole $6,900 in receipts
Video: Prescription medication delays frustrate Knoxville disabled veteran
Wichita Woman Sentenced In Mail Theft Fraud Scheme
Amazon's one-hour delivery service is now available in central London
TN Woman Who "Borrowed" Proceeds From Postal Service Gets Probation, Must Repay $1,543.73
New traffic laws involving bicyclists, postal vehicles to take effect in Virginia July 1st
Video: Protect Your Mail From Thieves

June 29, 2015
Napa post office, cracked by earthquake, tops threatened buildings list
Federal-Postal Coalition Seeks Special IT Task Force to Investigate OPM Hacks
Why Your Next Package Will Be Delivered By An Uber
Police: Two USPS mailboxes were pried open in SE OKC
Tennessee PSE gets probation for “borrowing” money from cash drawer
APWU Takes PRC to Court Over Refusal to Enforce Service Standards
USPS to Issue Paul Newman Forever Stamp
Priscilla Presley, PMG to dedicate new Elvis stamp at Graceland August 12
Postal workers' union alleges union-busting by Canada Post
Napa post office, cracked by earthquake, tops threatened buildings list
Canada Post imposing hardship on elderly and disabled
It took USPS eight months to change national 911 policy after employee’s death
Rolando Letter: Tell Your Reps To Keep The Post Office
Washington's new postmaster confronts first tornado zone problem
There is hope for near-term exigent surcharge removal
Postal Service wasn’t created to deliver teddy bears in San Francisco
Postal Worker Buys $4 Million Winning Lottery Ticket in St. Charles

June 28, 2015
Postal carrier achieves a huge milestone, driving one million miles accident free
Maine mailboxes: Fun, funky and fortified
House Measure Would Restore Old USPS Delivery Standards
Federal employees' same-sex spouses already get benefits

June 27, 2015
Neola Post Office Struck by Vehicle Driven By 87-Year-Old Woman
Australia Post Cuts 1,900 Jobs as Emails and Texts Destroy the Need for Letters
Aspen Postal Worker Ordered Held Without Bond
North Platte Concedes Post Office Closing
USPS denies benefits to widow of postal worker who died after delayed 911 call
Former NALC Menominee Local Treasurer indicted on embezzlement charge
Former Fort Wayne IN APWU local president pleads guilty to embezzlement
Wainwright AK without a post office for nearly two weeks, residents say
Appeals court: No guns on post office property
Next round in the exigent case: USPS seeks five-year extension of surcharge; the mailers say
enough is enough
Employee aids co-worker after dog attack
APWU Reaches Tentative Agreement for Private-Sector Drivers
NALC: USPS financial results through May 2015
NAPUS: Documenting Bargaining Unit Work Update

June 26, 2015
USPS mobile service unit (AKA "the taco truck")
Postal Vehicle Involved in Head-On Crash
Australia Post to slash jobs in $190m voluntary redundancy program
Aspen postal worker ordered held without bond
TSP to change default fund from G to L for new participants
Why India Post could become e-commerce’s most potent delivery partner
OPM director survives congressional inquisition, for now
'Bored' postal worker in Taylor escapes mail theft charges
Feds Demand Communication From Obama on Data Breach

June 25, 2015
Arjay Post Office Hit By Car
Inside the Post Office's Latest Desperate Effort to Compete (Grocery Delivery in NYC)
Quechee Post Office Closed After Accident
Landrith: USPS standards keep declining
USPS Says Kiosks Make Shipping More Accessible
APWU: TISA: Another Secret Trade Deal Threatens Public Postal Service, Workers
Video: Kentucky post office hit by car
Video: USPS resumes mail delivery in Virginia town after TV news report
Postal worker pleads not guilty to charges of possessing firearm
Deliv Acquires WeDeliver in Chicago
Video: Florida man, 90, accused of threatening to kill postal worker, is jailed without bail
U.S. Postal Service and Sweden Post to Jointly Issue Ingrid Bergman Stamp
Postal Service Vehicle Involved In Head-On Crash In Lexington
Automated services key to containing mail costs
The USPS Deficit Crisis: What’s the Plan?
Staples Owes Maryland $14.3M in Back Taxes
USPS Says Kiosks Make Shipping More Accessible
Suspended Aspen postal employee pleas not guilty to federal weapons charges
Dayton CCA accused of stealing gift cards, not delivering mail

June 24, 2015
The stamp of a good marriage
Undeliverable mail hurts more than just the Postal Service, IG says
Postal worker attacked by dog in Portland neighborhood speaks
The Postal Service Wants You to Bank at Your Post Office
Car Slams Into Tigard Post Office
APWU: Public Service + Profits: They Don’t Add Up
Video: Citing safety, USPS halts delivery to residents of Virginia town- but UPS carries on
USPS mail standards keep getting worse
APWU: USPS Seeks to Derail Efforts to Restore Service Standards
Locker-tech companies try to solve apartment delivery hassles
Borders Matter Less and Less in E-Commerce
USPS releases May 2015 financial statement - Save the Post Office
Postal Regulatory Commission and the United States Postal Service Meet
Inside The Post Office’s Latest Desperate Effort To Compete
Same-Day Deliverer Expands in Chicago
U.S. Postal Service collects letters for athletes
‘Postman Bob’ Turns Out to Be His Wife’s Own Special Angel

June 23, 2015
Before He Picks Up Mail, Atlanta Postman Picks Up His Guitar
Dream pit bull to be put down after attacking mailman
90-year-old man walks into post office, threatens to blow postal worker's head off
Chicago: Daughter of postal worker accepted to 26 universities and offered more than $3 million
in scholarships
Colorado postal worker uses wheelbarrow to deliver mail across closed bridge
U.S. Mail With Eagle Licensed T-Shirt
Postal worker accused of delivering mail intoxicated
Addiction to pain meds led to postal employee’s mail theft charges
Letter carrier gets help — and visitors — for ailing customer
APWU takes PRC to court over service standards
Video: OPM data breach could actually affect 18 million
APWU: Old Ideas on Vacancies Die Hard
Advertising mail more memorable than digital, study finds
Is Amazon Making a Mistake With Two New Delivery Methods?
NALC statement regarding 'Fast Track' passage in the House

June 22, 2015
Royal Mail 'to send customers targeted junk mail'
Officials ID postal worker killed after tree falls on mail truck
NC Mom
Safety Light for Rural Carrier Vehicles
North Platte Post Office Appeal Rejected by PRC
As search for NY prison escapees continues, so does mail delivery
Postal worker who landed gyrocopter at the US Capitol rejects plea deal
Do Your Patriotic Duty- Write a Letter
South Dakota CCA charged with mail theft
OPM Announces Second Major Security Breach
Also see APWU Statement Regarding Second Security Breach at OPM
Video: OPM Data Breach - 5 Things You Need To Know
USPS: Rolling back mail delivery service standards to 2012 levels is financially and operationally
indefensible
Undeliverable as Addressed Costs More than You Think
Flooding forces U.S. Postal Service to go old school
California should endorse vote-by-mail plan: Editorial
OPM breach a failure on encryption, detection
USPS Says Operation Santa Will Continue Its Proud Tradition
USPS kiosks hit revenue milestone

June 21, 2015
North Carolina mail carrier killed after tree falls on her postal vehicle  
Massive Oak Tree
'Bored' postal worker accused of stealing mail to escape charges with $1,500 fine
USPS Grocery Delivery Coming to the Big Apple

June 20, 2015
Notification deadline passes, feds exposed in OPM breaches still in dark
APWU hopes to nix the Office Depot acquisition
Woman hurt in postal vehicle crash
Boston man gets 29 years in jail for postal worker shooting
Let This Delightful Mailman Guide You Through Detroit's Racial Divide
T-Mobile Father's Day Weekend Tablet Promo for USPS Employees
Michigan mail handler who stole mail because she was “bored” avoids prison
New Postmaster organization changes name to avoid confusion
Wisconsin letter carrier ejected from LLV while navigating potholes

June 19, 2015
Mail carrier charged with taking bribes to deliver marijuana
Former Upper Peninsula USPS Worker Accused of Destroying Mail
Regulators: 'No jurisdiction' to overturn post office move
Letter carrier and domestic violence victim disciplined for carrying Taser
Suspect accused of harassing, assaulting postal employee
Man robs Barrington bank wearing US Postal Service jacket
Mailman held up by masked gunman
Amazon says its drone delivery is on the way
International Agreement Forces USPS to Lose Money on Foreign Mail
Video: PMG’s June Business Focus report for employees
No smoking policy on U.S. stamps includes removal of cigarettes
What The US Postal Service Can Learn From Privatization Of UK's Royal Mail
Michigan UP letter carrier indicted for destroying bulk mail
Alabama Letter Carrier Charged with Taking Bribes to Deliver Packages Containing Marijuana
Nation’s oldest catalog still going strong
USPS responds to House amendment reversing service cutbacks
OIG: USPS needs to re-evaluate some of the discounts it offers
Alton IL Post Office forced to plan move- Ground contaminated, building to be razed
Tucson Postal Opinion Surveys Online
Postal insights sparking industry growth, PMG reports
NEW POSTAL ORGANIZATION TO BE “UNITED POSTMASTERS AND MANAGERS OF AMERICA”
US Congress Appropriations Committee’s mail standards amendment would cost $1.5b annually,
claims USPS
Office Depot shareholders say 'yes' to Staples merger
House Panel Backs Faster Mail, More USPS Facilities
New USPS Site
Family struggles with mailbox thief

June 18, 2015
Mailman held up by masked gunman
Amazon says its drone delivery is on the way
International Agreement Forces USPS to Lose Money on Foreign Mail
Aspen: Postal worker faces two federal charges
Mailman bitten by pit bull in east Houston
Middletown man followed postal worker, slapped truck
Interim Order Concerning Service Performance Measurement Systems for Market Dominant
Products (PDF)
Aspen postal worker faces two federal charges
House Appropriations Committee approves amendment to restore mail delivery standards to
2012 levels
The Hightower Report: Stop postal execs from destroying our Postal Service
NAPS: USPS PUBLISHES SUMMARY OF PAY POLICY CHANGES
Palazzo works to save two South Mississippi postal facilities
Stop postal execs from destroying our Postal Service

June 17, 2015
Kansas City: Former postal supervisor investigated for mail theft strikes deal, may not serve jail
time
Footprints from the postal carrier
Frustrated residents commute for mail after post office shuts down
Feds seek postal worker's arrest after an alleged find of weapons
Amazon Calls for Renegotiating ePacket Deal with China
Amazon and eBay Have Different Views
Truck Burns Outside Macon Post Office
Hazelwood postal employees accused of stealing packages
USPS Goosing Sellers to Buy Insurance?
USPS workers charged with Secret Santa scam to steal gifts
Editorial: Why did USPS cover-up sex-harassment complaints?
Massachusetts PSE pleads guilty to mail theft
USPS: Food drive donations surpass 70 million pounds
Former Postal Employee Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement and Theft
NALC: Successful results for 'Stamp Out Hunger'
Video: USPS Behind the Scenes - 2015 Spring and Summer TV spot
Senator Brown presses USPS to keep Toledo processing center open
Want to Offer Same-Day Delivery? Here’s What You Need to Think About
Stop Staples Campaign Keeps on Rolling Through Pennsylvania

June 16, 2015
Rural Carrier Clay Myer left legacy of going above, beyond call of duty
Digitization: Making the post office meaningful again
Tampa student says expensive items stolen while shipped via USPS
PRC Leaves Exigency's Removal in Place for Now
Stroke victim saved by observant carrier in Oregon
House Hearing on Tuesday on the UPU and Fair Competition in International Shipping
Dayton: Postal worker accused of embezzling nearly $15,000
2 taken to hospitals after mail truck, tanker truck collision
USPS Seeking to Track Packages With Sensors
RFID Solution First Mentioned by PostalMag.com in Dec. 2013
USPS OIG Report: The Subconscious and Advertising Mail (PDF)
Four St Louis NDC employees indicted on conspiracy charges
USPS outsources SOX compliance
Former New York PMR Sentenced For Theft Of Money Orders
Regulator launches ‘fundamental review’ into Royal Mail
Postal Unions Object to Administration Proposal to Reduce Compensation to Injured Workers
USPS Enhances Non-bargaining Pay Policies
Postal Service delays next phased move of mail processing from Norfolk
Amazon considering paying everyday people to deliver packages
Postal employees indicted on conspiracy
Vantiv lands Postal Service contract
Postal worker gets probation for stealing money from the mail  

June 15, 2015
USPS Loses Key IT Leader
Postal unions call on Obama, DOL to drop proposal to slash workers comp
Napa, CA, letter carrier helps man who fell
Mobile Delivery Device deployment nears completion
Pennsylvania postal worker gets probation for stealing money from the mail
Video: Summer mail delivery tryouts on Oregon’s Lake Geneva
Long time, no see RSVP
USPS issues rare statement against inspector general
From the archives: Video: Tacoma letter carrier accused of stalking, assaulting women on his
route
Napa, CA Letter Carrier Helps Man Who Fell
Opinion: The Reason for Poor Postal Service
Federal Union: OPM Hackers Took Everything In Breach
Enhancing the Value of Mail-The Human Response

June 14, 2015
Ostrich feather seller gets runaround when post office loses her payment
Tacoma mail carrier charged in incidents involving 5 women, police report additional allegations
Frenemies: The complex relationship between the USPS, FedEx and UPS
Reforming workers’ comp

June 13, 2015
This post office turned house in the Mojave Desert is just the strangest thing in the world
Mystery of letters sent to 'white' woman allegedly posing as 'black' NAACP leader
Postal worker's doggy heaven letter to Norfolk boy was message of love
Why Exigency Received a Stay of Execution
Plastic Theft Ring Stole USPS Plastic, Shredded It, Then Sold and Shipped It to China
Life changes for four retired Northfield postal employees
Woman found dead in Pontiac’s post office parking lot identified
FedEx agrees to pay $227 million to employees it claimed were "contractors"
PRC Establishes Procedural Schedule for Exigency Remand
Rural Carrier Helps Woman Who Fell
Wanted: US Postal Inspectors

June 12, 2015
USPS Overseer Goes on Defensive
Senator Franken Sends Letter to PMG to Discontinue Rerouting of Northland Mail
USPS announces closure delay of Eau Claire postal distribution center
Letter to the Editor: Postal Service deceived workers to retire
Article 16 Section 7. Emergency Procedure, by J.R. Pritchett
UCLA Documentary About Postal Service Seeking Your Stories
Hohmann retires after 45-year postal career
LLV bursts into flames in Arizona
Woman struck by postal service vehicle in downtown Rochester MI
USPS, APWU, and mailers respond to the court's ruling on the exigent case
Feds continue investigation of Aspen postal clerk who allegedly had cache of weapons
NAPS Executive Vice President Briefs US Senate Staffers On Challenges Facing the Postal
Service
Return To Sender - Postal Banking Is An Idea Whose Time Has Come and Gone
3 Year Old Writes Letters to His Dead Dog and Mystery Postal Worker Writes Back

June 11, 2015
Aspen mail sorter had pistol at post office
Postal union camps out to support woman in fight with Canada Post
Owner seeking to keep dog that attacked postal carrier
Mail thieves targeting Aurora apartments
Postal Service rejects idea of offering postal banking
In a junk mail funk
Postal Service Slowed by Staffing Issues on Grand Island
APWU: Contract Mediation Gets Underway
Charlotte: Postal manager accused of selling cocaine, authorities say
Video: Checks in the mail? Maybe not! Certain mailboxes are targets for ID theft
Video: Surveillance Video Shows Mail Thieves Prowling Lakeside, CA Neighborhood
Writer delivers letters to Congress where gyrocopter pilot failed

June 10, 2015
Neighbors furious USPS won't replace vandalized mailbox
At the Department of Labor's request, NALC to conduct special election for director of retired
members
Postal worker trapped in rollover accident
Man killed in collision between postal truck, motorcycle in Highland IL
Tampa: former NALC local president charged with taking workers comp kickbacks- again
“Universal service remains important – but needs updating,” argue European postal chiefs
White powder shuts down Thaxton VA post office
Ohio letter carrier rescues woman who fell in snow
A high-tech way to detect a mail bomb
Rolando letter-to-the-editor: USPS's Financial Future Much Brighter Than Reported
Exigency to cost mailers at least $1.2 billion more
Man picked up 12 pounds of pot worth $50,000 from post office cops say
Missouri newspaper to use letter carriers instead of newspaper carriers

June 9, 2015
Reading post office: Signed, sealed and delivered
Driver hurt after crashing into post office
Hinkley residents turn up heat on Postal Service
Will Ads on Shipping Boxes Be the Key to Amazon's Profitability?
Expect a Fight From Federal Employee Groups Over OPM Hack Response
Is e-mail the safest way to notify federal workers their data may have been hacked?
TSP Monthly Returns May 2015
Video: Early morning tractor trailer/postal box truck crash closes I-78 in Berks County PA
Stamp subjects should be relevant to attract today’s young people
America's Toughest Turnaround: Megan Brennan's Mission To Save The Postal Service
Federal cyber protection knocked as outdated, behind schedule
Colorado contract cleaner gets probation for mail theft
Get Ready for Roller-Coaster Postage Rates
Congressman Nolan: Postal Consolidations Deliberate Plan To Cut Service
Redstone Arsenal Employees Hit With Phishing Emails Just Days After OPM Data Breach
Maine man sentenced to 4 years in Federal mail theft conspiracy case
Three Tulsa Area Postal Employees Charged With Stealing Mail
Concerns of rural service could complicate postal reform
USPS's Court Victory Could Cost Mailers Billions
Federal Cyber Protection Knocked As Outdated, Behind Schedule
Who We Are And What We Do
Postal Retirees May Be Affected By OPM Data Breach

June 8, 2015
WSJ: The Chinese Have Your Numbers
USPS Must Lower the Cost of First Class Stamp
Remnants of the Postal Service's pneumatic tubes in NYC
New Postal Service Procurement Announcements
Court rules on exigent rate increase: Not forever, but for how long?
APWU says postal retirees may have been affected by OPM data breach
Graham MO Post Office declared unsafe
Undelivered bundles of mail found trashed at Ohio school
DHS issued May directive to quickly patch federal systems
Court Ruling Impacts Future Postage Rates
Video: Summer Sees More Stolen Postal Packages
Deutsche Post union launches strike: no end date set
Unions ask President to proclaim July 26 “Postal Heritage Day”

June 7, 2015
USPS doesn't know if employees were affected by OPM cyber breach
Pit bull attacks postal worker

June 6, 2015
Merced postal carrier recognized for helping save a life
Discussions hope to preserve vitality of rural post offices
Will TPP Kill the Post Office?
PHOTO: Fire Engulfs Long Life Vehicle, Carrier Saves All the Mail
VIDEO: Chicago Gangs Battle With Roman Candles Near Post Office
USPS says it doesn’t know if postal workers were affected by OPM breach
NARFE: retiree records weren’t compromised in data breach
Video: USPS looking for 700 new (non-career) hires in Indiana
Carper says he backs Appeals Court decision
Private shareholders to be locked out of UK Government’s £1.5 billion Royal Mail sale
USPS Can't Keep Rate Increase Forever, Court Rules
How Can the Postal Service Best Manage Building Costs?
Single Seat Electric Mail Delivery Vehicle
Check Out The  Contract NOW Armband
Postal Union: Postal Service Is Not A Union Issue - It's A Peoples Issue

June 5, 2015
Live anthrax was mailed through commercial shipping companies such as FedEx
Closure of Idaho post office may be bellwether for Yantic facility's fate
OPM warns 4 million federal employees about data breach
A first-class experience: Merrifield postmaster retires
Wait -- what's Betty Crocker doing on Flannery O'Connor's stamp?
20 arrested in mail theft, check fraud operation in Central Florida
Woman Pleads Not Guilty In Post Office Petition Case
Appeals Court issues exigency case decision
Authorities report spike in mail theft
40,000 home-care workers unpaid after postal mishap involving timecards
Puerto Rico letter carrier charged in “rent a vet” fraud scheme
Jerry-rigged contraption catching water at Kingsport TN post office
Postal employee to plead guilty to stealing tax refund checks from the mail
Save the Postal Service Before It’s Too Late!
Three Oklahoma postal workers charged with mail theft
Residents honor retired letter carrier
MN postal worker injured in crash Friday morning
Former Dayton, OH postman admits he stole mail
Congress needs to guide USPS in rural delivery

June 4, 2015
Oklahoma post office murals subject of professor's research
Snow, rain and gloom may not stop the mail, but woman learns a few steps can
Nolan Says Postal Consolidation is a Plan to Cut Service
Broward County: Postal Inspection Service Offers Reward For Information About Post Office
Burglary
Postal Service wants to hear about customer issues
Advanced mobile devices pave USPS' way toward Internet of things
Monroeville postal carriers earn prestigious safety awards
Stuart Weitzman’s $9.5 million stamp is now on display at the National Postal Museum
Britain to fully privatize postal service to slash state debt
NJ postal supervisors car rolls down Ridgewood street

June 3, 2015
Tenderloin residents concerned about post office closure in light of proposed new building
Broken mailboxes force residents to pick up mail from post office
APWU Warns About Trans Pacific Partnership Trade Bill
Central Florida gets needed reprieve on postal-plant closings
Brown Recluse Spider Infestation Keeps Kentucky Post Office Closed
Retired postal worker loses disability bias case
USPS is trying to fire Doug Hughes
Why Brides Are Flocking to This Tiny Post Office
USPS to Issue Another Elvis Presley Stamp
Union says Canada Post has suspended plan to end door delivery in Hamilton- (but CP denies the
story)
Florida rural carrier helps, inspires others
Royal Mail names Peter Long as new chairman
Former Postal Carrier Arrested On Fraud Charges
Yonkers Police: Mail Stolen From U.S. Postal Service Box
APWU: The People Demand: Show Us The Text!

June 2, 2015
When dogs bite, home insurers pay average $32,000
Residents in Cathedral City neighborhood dealing with vandalized cluster mailbox
NEWS VIDEO: BAD MAILMAN: Secret camera in mail truck caught mailman drinking as many as
eight beers a day
APWU, Sister Postal Unions Win Right to Bargain Over Cyber Intrusions
Former USPS carrier pleads guilty to tossing 20,000 pieces of mail
"Doorman" Raises $1.5 Million To Eliminate Missed Package Deliveries
Data Posted on Postmasters, Supervisors Performing Craft Work
Sanders Welcomes USPS Decision to Back Off Plans to Close Plants This Year
Like magic: Testing Amazon Prime free same-day delivery — on a Sunday
Former Employee of the U.S. Postal Service and Co-Defendant Sentenced for Identity Theft Tax
Refund Fraud Scheme
This Shadow Government Agency Is Scarier Than the NSA
Video: Band of suspects arrested, accused of stealing mail, forging checks

June 1, 2015
The 20 Jobs That Robots Are Most Likely to Take Over
UK: Portable Post Office Has Been Delivered to Whitstable
Letter Carriers Featured in O.C. Arts Center Show
Obama administration, House Republicans, pushing reductions to workers' compensation for
federal employees
Junk Mail Impacts Carbon Levels
VIDEO: USPS Spring / Summer 2015 Hispanic TV Spot
A history mural decorates the Oakville Post Office
Roanoke: Union leader sheds light on delay of postal consolidation plan
Fire at New Brunswick NJ post office
Missouri Carrier Charged With Delay And Destruction Of Mail Pleads Guilty
Kansas City Sales and Service Associate Charged with Misappropriating Postal Funds
Does the Postal Service Need a More Targeted Strategy for First Class Mail?
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March 30, 2016
USPS Responds to PRC Report
PRC Tells the Postal Service to Account for Decline in Flats Service
Police Commissioner 'Very Concerned' About Postal Worker's Arrest in Brooklyn
Five Arrested for Allegedly Stealing from Mailbox in South Pasadena
Ohio: Police searching for thieves who steal checks from mailboxes
Livermore CA: Mail theft alert issued
Sweden’s stamps are turning rainbow to celebrate Pride
India Post Cashes in on E-retail Boom
NEW US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR RULE IMPROVES TRANSPARENCY FOR WORKERS CONSIDERING
UNION REPRESENTATION
Is the US Postal Service the Next Target for Corporate Plundering?
New report finds your mail is not being delivered on time
Suspect in Ohio check thefts from mailboxes turns himself in

March 29, 2016
Public unions score victory with Supreme Court decision
Postal worker helps Jackson police catch robbery suspect
Frustrations mount over lack of mail service in New River
PRC reports "failures in overall service performance" from the USPS  |  ACD Report (PDF)
PRC: Public Representative Claims Excessive Secrecy by USPS on Experimental Market Test (PDF)
NYC Police Commissioner not happy with cops who arrested letter carrier
Teen charged with burning down Pennsylvania PO
OIG: Advertising Mail - Past and Present
USPS's Digital Mail Program Will Go Nationwide in 2017
OIG: Compounding the Problem

March 28, 2016
Court Brief Filed in GameFly Round Trip DVD Case (PDF)
Two dead, venomous snakes found in package at post office
VIDEO: Postal workers do 22 push-ups a day challenge in Phoenix
VIDEO: USPS Trucks Deliver for E-Commerce
Video: Postal worker speaks out on controversial NYPD arrest
EEOC finds USPS discriminated against disabled vet letter carrier
District Court Orders Clarification On Maintenance Craft Staffing at BMCs
Kalama WA Post Office to reopen Monday after flood
eBay to Lower Postage for Some Low-Weight Packages
APWU: Contract Update
APWU: ‘Grand Alliance’ Holds Field Hearing in Baltimore

March 27, 2016
Easter Sunday
'I Don't Hate Cops. I'm Marrying One,' Black Postal Worker Says After Video Shows NYPD Arresting
Him
APWU Contract Update
Fair Oaks CA neighbors uneasy after confrontation with postman
APWU: Plant Consolidations in ‘Deferred Status’
USPS web site ranks as government’s most visited

March 26, 2016
NYPD to Review Incident Involving Mailman
The First Urban Drone Delivery Just Happened in Nevada
Update: Husband not a suspect in postal worker's Nevada death
N.J. pair ripped off USPS for $75K in gasoline scam
Video: Colonial Heights VA residents fed up with mail delivery problems
Video: Neighbors speak out about postal worker shot on-duty in Mason Valley, NV
Video: Postal Employee Struck and Killed In Southwest Philadelphia
Falling clusterbox injures Canada Post carrier

March 25, 2016
USPS Financial Information February 2016 (PDF)
Postal worker helps stop woman from being scammed
22-year-old made $16K/month shipping pot through USPS
Postman logs 1 million miles without an accident
USPS enjoys quarter billion dollar cash surplus in February
Pitney Bowes Gauges New Path Away From Mass Mailings
McCann CEO: Direct Mail's Moment Has Come Again
Police back at N.J. postal facility to probe crash that killed worker; OSHA notified
USPS truck fire cause still unknown

March 24, 2016
Postal worker shot on duty was delivering mail to her own home
Postal Service offering co-workers counseling after clerk is killed in parking lot accident
Report: Postal worker shot and killed on the job in rural Nevada
Canada Post union worried about coming changes to mail sorting
USPS takes new approaches to delivery
Groups to raise concerns about mailed ballots

March 23, 2016
Chicago's massive, vacant post office being fought over
Four Cops Forcefully Arrest Black Brooklyn Mailman
Investigation Demanded by Borough President
Police Leave Mail Truck Unattended
Imagining a green, sustainable USPS
USPS IG Sees Trouble Ahead for 2016 Political Mailings
USPS Fails in Bid to Raise Prices on Netflix
Postal worker struck and killed in parking lot of Kearny NJ distribution center
Gas leak temporarily evacuates Omaha's main post office
Groups to raise concerns about mailed ballots
Unusual letter arrives at Athol MA post office
Dog attacks stop postal delivery to east Charlotte homes
USPS Commits To Take A Fresh Look At Postal Plans

March 22, 2016
Waterbury man charged with assaulting letter carrier who was urinating in public
Closure of Tucson's Cherrybell mail facility delayed again
USPS to Test Global Shipping Program
USPS OIG: Are Mail Processing Facilities Becoming More Efficient?
PRC Tells USPS To Take a Hike (PDF)
Viewpoint: Meet the post office of the future
US Post Offices in San Francisco improve dismal recycling rates
OIG: Unsupported Operating Systems
USPS: State Farm Receives the U.S. Postal Service Partnership for Growth Award

March 21, 2016
Postmaster General to Address Postal Forum at Opryland Hotel
Cuba and Ecommerce: Close, but No Cigar Just Yet
Postal Service can't deliver long-term stable jobs
Mike the Mailman Receives Congratulatory Letter From President Obama
Priority Mail Cubic Pricing, by Richard Weiss
Residents fight Westbrookville post office closing
IG: Poor firewall maintenance leaves USPS exposed
Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Ban on Guns at Post Offices
PMG unveils digital strategy to support mailing industry at National Postal Forum
Live tweets from the 2016 National Postal Forum
Packages Make Postal Service Sing a New Tune
Amazon lobbying to “prop up” the USPS
FedEx Says Retailers Should be Paying More For Delivery
How Amazon is leaning on US government in its quest to be a delivery powerhouse
OIG: Funding Universal Service

March 20, 2016
Another Postal Board of Governors nomination announced
Mail complaints are getting Congressional attention

March 19, 2016
Vermont Rural Carrier Saves Life While Delivering Mail
Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Rob New Orleans PO
Video: Granger, IN rural carrier associate honored for saving a woman's life
Slow Delivery Could Cost the Postal Service Millions This Election Season
Police blow up ‘suspicious’ package left at Maricopa Post Office
Powder-filled envelope, postmarked from Boston, sent to Trump son investigated by FBI, Secret
Service, Post Office, NYPD
Postal Inspectors looking into alleged assault of Oak Harbor mail carrier

March 18, 2016
Domino's Australia Launches Pizza Delivery Robot
Westchester postmasters say come on down
USPS Ranks High on List of Severe Workplace Injuries
Postal banking didn't work in 1910 - and it won't now
Postal employee to be honored for heroism
Mail theft becoming more common in the Sacramento area
Postal worker injured after falling into manhole
FedEx is not afraid of Amazon's delivery ambitions
USPS replacing cluster boxes to combat thefts in Las Vegas area
APWU, USPS Resolve Dispute Over PSE Transfers in MVS Craft
APWU: Big Win for MVS - Subcontractor’s Application for Safety Exemption Denied
NAPUS: ‘Give the Postal Service the Flexibility It Needs to Compete’
NALC: Remembering the day the mail stopped
The 24th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive — Saturday, May 14, 2016
PS Form 8190 Revision: USPS-NALC Joint Step A Grievance Form

March 17, 2016
St. Patrick's Day
Western Queens: Residents slam postal disservice
Obama sends letter to Cuban pen-pal as USPS restores direct mail service to island
Faces of Georgetown: Karyn Davis Williams, Postal Clerk
First Flight for Direct Postal Service With USA Arrives in Cuba
Postal Service Argues in Court to Continue Exigency Rate Increase (PDF)
Shippo launches USPS ePostage to the public
FedEx: It Would Take Amazon Way Too Much Money And Time To Compete With Us
FedEx Rides Online Shopping to Beat Wall Street
Senator Heitkamp Receives National Award for Protecting Rural Mail Service

March 16, 2016
USPS OIG: North Houston P&DC Has Double the Delayed Mail as Other Similar-Sized Facilities (PDF)
APWU: Staples Rings NASDAQ Bell, Protesters Ruin Their Day
San Angelo Mail Carrier Stars in National USPS Commercial
FMCSA denies postal contractors’ request for exemption to 14-hour on-duty limit
Despite Legal Threats, Membership In Federal Unions Shows Growth
Video: Neighbors protest jersey barriers at Langley, WA post office
Video: Scan and deliver - Customers deserve timely data, PMG says
First Flight for Direct Postal Service with USA Arrives in Cuba
NALC: New ‘Questions and Answers—2011 USPS/NALC National Agreement’ released
I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For: USPS Vehicle Procurement
US and Cuba to re-establish direct postal links today
OIG: Management of Post Office Box Service (PDF)
OIG: Capital Projects Return on Investment (PDF)
OIG Says Drug Costs Out Of Control - PEN

March 15, 2016
Modesto-area mail thieves may be using counterfeit keys
San Tan Valley mailboxes found left wide open (residents say third-party delivers the mail)
The Time the Postal Service Sued the Developers of Postal
OIG: Department of Labor’s lax handling of compounded prescription drugs costs USPS millions
Stone Mountain, Georgia: its history, monument, controversy, and commemorative stamp
Video: USPS workers stop elderly man from throwing away part of his life savings
Neighbors celebrate mailbox’s return with wine and festivities
OIG Management Alert – Timeliness of Mail Processing at the North Houston, TX, Processing and
Distribution Center  (PDF)
Making the Postal Service - and Its Employees - Better
USPS: Long-term care, retirement webinars planned
OIG: Digital Head Count
What Amazon Logistics Means for FedEx, UPS
USPS contract carrier Matheson adds new natural gas tractors to postal fleet

March 14, 2016
Postal big rig crashes into burger restaurant in South L.A.
Hyattsville MD residents complain of spotty mail delivery
Mail thieves strike across San Diego's East County
Amazon Confirms Plans For Air Cargo Network
Where are you on the TSP totem pole?
Aspen postal worker Emilio Pennini deported from U.S.
After Postal Service Loses Money on Consolidations, McCaskill Demands Answers

March 13, 2016
The UPS epic fail
USPS’ Profitable Quarter Unlikely to Herald a Trend - Free Republic
Bring back the Pony Express

March 12, 2016
UPDATE: Details on Causes of Death for Five Employees at Pontiac Mail Complex
Wise Retailers Avoiding USPS Rate Hike With Flat Rate Select
APWU Contract Arbitration Update
85-year-old driver could have license revoked for striking post office
Amazon has built at least 58 secretive Prime Now hubs throughout the nation (there could be more)
Flooding closes Texas post office

March 11, 2016
Self-driving 'delivery ground drones' to be tested in London before they head to New York
Man Arrested In 2012 Postal Worker Robbery Case
Man tried to cash thousands in stolen money orders at upstate NY post office, police say
Video: Idaho congressman says slow mail service is big problem in Pocatello
Methane Detection System - APWU Local 480-481MI Metroplex Update
eBay Helps Sellers Prove New Rules to USPS Onondaga County post office
Lakeside, OR Board chair files complaint with Postal Service
Fed retirees: Nervous outside the civil service

March 10, 2016
USPS Truck Stolen in Dallas
Postal employee deaths at Pontiac facility raise questions
Rural carrier distributes fliers to residents asking them to inflate their mail volume during count
week
Long Lines At The Post Office All Over Kansas City Metro Area
‘Officer-in-Charge’ sent to solve mail mess at Shelter Island NY Post Office
85-year-old arrested for hitting, spitting on postal worker
Post Office Savior
Florida letter carrier films national commercial in L.A.
Massive FedEx facility proposed  near Dayton, OH

March 9, 2016
Postal truck overturns in collision with bus in downtown LA
Possible closure of Cherrybell mail center has Tucson voters concerned
Amazon confirms cargo flights, announces deal
Large rock falls from Portland overpass onto mail truck driver
International team to speak about 17th-century postal discovery
After five years, USPS may finally deliver a solution for mounted mailbox problem
Thieves increasingly target residential mailboxes
Ohio postal employees save co-worker’s life
APWU: Expect More Attacks on Injured Workers
Postal Service responds to calls for postal banking
Postal Service Seeks Industry Sources of Advanced Analytics Platform

March 8, 2016
Passing the delivery milestone
Donald Trump bumper sticker lands postal worker in hot water
Judge gives Lance Armstrong partial win in $100 million lawsuit
ANOTHER! Fire destroys postal truck, ignites field (Isn't it about time to recall these trucks?)
Amazon deliveries and at-risk workers lead to more accidents and injuries at the Postal Service
California rural carrier retires from USPS at 85
Alabama rural carrier responds to doghouse fire - saves pet
Indiana post office closes temporarily over safety concerns
USPS uses new technology to target voters
Canada Post's Underclass of Women Workers

March 7, 2016
APWU: Don't Let Congress Run Out the Clock on Overtime
Could abuse spell the end of free USPS boxes?
Was failure of methane detection system at Pontiac plant related to 5 employee deaths?
Ray Tomlinson: He Invented Email. Now Try to Imagine Life Without Him. You Can't.
Small supply of Sarah Vaughan press sheets offered to collectors
Felt App Brings Handwritten Cards to the 21st Century
Postal inspectors offer $50K reward in Spring Creek, TN Post Office robbery
Rolling Back Prices
NAPUS: Promotional Pay Calculator To Assist Postmasters and Managers Considering Promotion
NIPOST set to launch banking services for rural communities

March 6, 2016
17 disappearing middle class jobs
Gyrocopter pilot refutes U.S. claim that Capitol flight risked midair collision
OPM Falling Further Behind on Retirement Applications Backlog
Post office barricades irk Langley residents
Postal clerk begins each work day with flag salute, Pledge of Allegiance

March 5, 2016
Postal truck theft leaves Bronx residents without mail
Postal Officials Assure Bethesda and Chevy Chase MD Residents that Service Problems Will Be
Fixed
Only misdemeanor charges filed in mail theft case
Texas: Husband and Wife Sentenced in Postal Insurance Theft Scheme
Wilkes-Barre Township Man Charged With Theft Of Mail

March 4, 2016
Indiana: Small town post office suddenly shut down
Austin: Mailbox theft victims want lasting solutions
Special Offer From Sprint for USPS Employees ($100 AMEX Card, Save 50%)
Woman's cremated remains arrive with large hole in the box - Comments (5 Comments)
Mail goes up in flames in Auburndale
UPS using alternate package drop locations as e-commerce soars

March 3, 2016
Des Moines: Late packages and mail never showing up
A piece of America dies, nobody notices
Measuring employee engagement: The Postal Service shares its scores on Postal Pulse
When a little knowledge (and a lot of data) is a dangerous thing
Letter carrier assaulted by teenagers in Boston
USPS web site promotes direct mail for political campaigns
Postal worker rescues toddler in street
USPS Celebrates Alabama’s National Championship Win
Postal Service Marks Broncos Super Win  With Collectible Envelope
Postal Service Policy on Workplace Harassment
Florida letter carrier honored for helping injured man
Is It Time To Write Off Checks?
30 years later, Baby M lawyer at center of contested surrogacy case - deaf postal employee involved
in case

March 2, 2016
Congressman to USPS: 'Stop this Reckless Consolidation'
Montville postmaster retires after 43 years
Jersey City postal worker threatened to shoot coworkers, cops say
Grossman named Vice President, Finance and Planning
The Great Postal Recession
NYC dog owner attacks mailman with aluminum bat

March 1, 2016
Car Hits Elk Grove Post Office
Toledo woman looks for father's missing remains lost in the mail
FedEx Heads Top 150 USPS Suppliers List - Again
FedEx is Top Supplier to USPS in 2015
Illinois letter carrier sues couple over dog attack
Mail truck rolls, catches fire on Kennewick WA highway
Meng: Postal Service Plans to Renew Lease for Fresh Meadows Post Office in NYC
Further reduction of services at the Postal Service’s Stewart center on hold

February 29, 2016
Rolando appointed AFL-CIO finance committee vice-chairman
Historians investigate mystery of post office
Town supervisor to talk to USPS COO about constituent complaints
Bob Fuglem retires from USPS after 42 years of service
Highest Postal Salaries by Location and Occupation
USPS paid FedEx $1.37 billion last year
Global Parcel Delivery Market Insight Report 2015
Newtown supervisors offer support to homeowners in dispute with post office over mailboxes
Boxes, Boxes Everywhere
Management Advisory - Fiscal Year 2015 Statistical Test Review
Contracting Officers' Workload  

February 28, 2016
Boy With Leukemia Gets A Parade Of Postal Trucks
NLRB Starts Cranberry Post Office Probe
Recent USPS Hiring Practices Make No Sense
Two words for Hillary if she wants to connect with the financially struggling: “Postal banking”
Dead letter day for Aussie Post
Virgimia woman wonders where her mail is going
Communication Gap: Letter between friends arrives 71 years later

February 27, 2016
Newspaper Group Greets Good News-Bad News with Postage Rollback and Storm Clouds Ahead for
Service
South Carolina mail theft ring busted - one suspect at large
Video: Zip code change causes unintended headaches in metro Atlanta
First time in nearly 97 years, price of stamps going down
'We're a real city': Parker, FL now recognized by U.S. Postal Service
Post office stops delivering mail to residents of Arvada, CO apartment complex because of theft and
break-ins
Newtown Township, PA: No Cluster Boxes Please

February 26, 2016
‘Patriotic postman’ – Florida Carrier’s Quiet Salute Goes Viral
Delivering Mail With the Tesla Model S
Hell Will Freeze Over on April 10th
Cost of First Class Letter to Drop to 47 Cents
Postal carrier escapes crashed mail truck
Update: Mailman attacked by three dogs saved by 75-year-old and 84-year-old neighbors
Same-Day Delivery Startup Deliv to Get Funding Boost From UPS
APWU: NLRB Hearing on Staples Deal Finally Gets to the Heart of the Matter
PMG: Loss of exigent surcharge will cost USPS $2 billion a year
Politicians enter fray over post office repairs
NPMHU and USPS Present Opening Statements as National Negotiations Begin in Washington D.C.

February 25, 2016
Amazon Unexpectedly Hikes USPS Shipping Rates for Sellers
USPS Will Close Zanoni Post Office
PRC Requesting Information From USPS About Workplace Injuries (PDF)
Video: Attorney for suspect in mail carrier shooting believes case will be thrown out
Video: Northern Michigan Mail Carriers Brave Winter Weather
OIG: Union Steward Activity in the Capital Metro Area
Male dressed as carrier steals Chico, CA mail
Longmont, CO residents come to aid of mail carrier attacked by 3 dogs

February 24, 2016
Elderly Driver Hits Pleasanton Post Office
Firefighters Save New USPS Vehicles From Truck Blaze
USPS apologizes after delivering chemical-soaked mail to Brooklyn Park home
Postal Service sales of imperforate uncut press sheets come under fire
Acting Area Manager Fail
North Dakota Senator Launches New “Fix My Mail” Survey
Man Who Stole Thousands of Pounds of Copper Wire from San Diego Post Office Sentenced to
Prison
NLRB Considers Boosting Its General Counsel’s Settlement Power - Covers a USPS NALC case
Postal service offers Alabama Championship memorabillia

February 23, 2016
Dog complaints lead to cluster mailboxes in Wichita neighborhood
Mike the Mailman set to retire after exactly 48 years of service
Retired Postal Worker Builds 'Museum of Love' to Honor His Wife's Memory
Man accused of threatening to blow up Nevada post office
Does the Postal Service Have an Accurate Inventory of Its Information Technology Assets?
Rural Carrier? Check Out PEN's New Sponsor
Utah carrier prevents ‘great tragedy’
The Postal Solutions Companies Named Among Fastest Growing Businesses Owned or Led by
University of Florida Alumni

February 22, 2016
Pittsburgh: Postal Workers Protest Operations Being Diverted to Staples
NALC, USPS Formally Open Bargaining Talks
Chicago Seeks Control of Long-Vacant Massive Old Post Office Site
Why Is the Post Office Still a Thing?
Police in Las Vegas ask for public's help in stopping mail theft
APWU: Workers Testify at Contract Arbitration
Wasilla, AK mail theft case draws federal attention

February 21, 2016
Slower Service, Higher Costs: USPS's Phase 2 Debacle
DOJ probes United's mail hauling

February 20, 2016
Two-vehicle crash involving USPS vehicle hospitalizes two
Whatever Reform Brings, USPS Still Has to Fund Benefits
USPS non-career turnover rate doubles- most CCAs don’t last a year
San Antonio Man and Woman Charged in Alleged Mail and Identity Theft
Bakersfield homeowner's association takes a stand against mail theft

February 19, 2016
Woman, 70, Crashes SUV Into Derry Post Office
Rampant mail thefts in Corona lead to delivery shutdown
Problems with mail service continue to plague northeast Columbus neighborhoods
Who can supply a Postal Service analytics platform?
Former Alabama USPS employee’s band wins Grammy Awards
AFGE Data Breach Attorney Named Lead Counsel for Consolidated Complaint Against OPM

February 18, 2016
Chicago postal worker has embarrassing mishap on Survivor, booted first
Armstrong Says USPS 'Looked the Other Way' on Doping
Google Launches Fresh-Grocery Deliveries
Postal workers trudge through snowy conditions
KY: Arrest Made In Connection To Mail Carrier Drive-By Shooting
Dimondstein: ‘Postal Workers Earn the Right to Be Justly Compensated for Our Service and Hard
Work’
Mailman Delivers $20,000 DerbyWars Win
$5G reward offered in attack on Morton mail carrier
Postal cop gets spooked by rat and fires weapon in Harlem post office, rat survives
Postal Service representative apologizes for bloody mail
Postal Service seeks to improve in the Bronx
Couple charged with stealing mail, checks from San Antonio mailboxes
United Airlines receives U.S. Justice Dept inquiry about mail contract
Snopes debunks the Bernie Sanders  “Forever” stamp story

February 17, 2016
Chicago postal worker lost 15 pounds in preparation for Survivor
Cobert Says More Funding Needed to Fix Retirement Applications Backlog
Amazon Eyes $400 Billion Opportunity to Disrupt the Global Supply Chain
Round two of Postal Pulse begins, but what happened in round one?
No one hurt when mail truck rolls over in Skokie crash
Arrest made in Louisville letter carrier shooting
Graves named acting Western Area VP
How Shyp Is Shaking Up Shipping
KC man accused of assaulting mail carrier for not delivering his check
FCC: alleged fake Post Office calls to cost Alpharetta firm millions

February 16, 2016
Man found after sliding off couch thanks to alert mail carrier
Braintree fire chief says postal worker saved man's life
Video: Alleged mail theft exposed after arrest of Chico CA man
APWU: Clerk Craft, Postal Service Settle Four Disputes
Zika virus: Mandatory stand-up talk, CDC information
APWU: Last-Minute Preparations Underway for Contract Arbitration
USPS looking for IT auditors outside and within
Surrounded by turkeys, mail carrier trapped in truck calls for help in NJ
Elderly Woman Drives SUV into Clyde Post Office
Fernkopf Retires After 30 Years as a Carrier
Congress Unlikely to Give Stamp of Approval to Obama Postal Plans
Finances Stabilize, or Maybe Not
Flags should be flown at half-staff
Uber may deliver latest blow to European parcel firms

February 15, 2016
President's Day
Significant victory for NALC in national arbitration award
Emergency Suspensions of Post Offices in FY 2015
USPS Responds to Questions about the 2016 Rate Change
Is This the Real Reason Why Amazon.com Wants Its Own Delivery Service?
US Postal Service Miracle? $1.1B Turnaround Reported, But Officials Hold Back Celebration

February 14, 2016
Valentine's Day
Postal Service Revs Up Its Hiring
Why the International Postal Network Holds the Key to Global Well-Being
Romance Post Office Bustling This Time of Year
Why USPS doesn't celebrate rare net profit; and a big service-cut plan dies

February 13, 2016
Obama 2017 budget plan for USPS likely dead on arrival
Postal Carriers Prep for Brutally Cold Weather
Humble carrier calls cops to help stranded 67-year-old man
Thieves Target Fresno Mail Trucks
Man charged with assaulting postal carrier in Kansas City
Albuquerque, NM: Many miffed by mangled mailboxes
USPS Says It Has Replaced 75 Mail Locks in West Hollywood

February 12, 2016
PHOTO: Amazon.com Delivery Van
Contractor bribed USPS officer with college tuition, fitness equipment
Amazon wants to transform the delivery path to everyone's door
Teens busted in beating of postal worker at Brooklyn deli
Amazon looks to ditch FedEx and UPS as middle men
Investigation into mail carrier shooting continues
Neighbors fret about wounded mail deliverer
PHOTOS: Postal Work Units Receiving Massive Chrysler Vans for Large Package Deliveries
Video: Connecticut Letter Carriers Prep for Brutally Cold Weather
Colorado city offers special Valentine postmark
Video: Carriers trudge through snow, navigate icy roads in central Ohio

February 11, 2016
Woman tries to rob post office with water gun filled with pepper spray
Disabled veteran forced to move mailbox a half mile away
NRLCA and USPS Reach Tentative Three-Year Agreement
Update: Postal Service mail carrier shot in the face in west Louisville
Video: Lifesaving North Carolina letter carrier now in need of prayers himself after collision
USPS Apologizes ... Sorry We Blocked Disabled Parking Spot
Postal worker alerted sleeping homeowner to East Anchorage blaze
Postal employees could become Utah emergency workers

February 10, 2016
UK: A Brief History of Post Office Cats
Mail truck struck from behind, driver airlifted to hospital
Google just won a patent on a self-driving truck that delivers packages
The Internet taketh, and giveth, a lot: The Postal Service's 2016 Q1 Financial Report
Gannett Explores Parcel-Delivery Business
USPS has to pay $91K for trucking contract it didn’t use (but forgot to cancel)
Video: Searching for San Francisco home mail theft suspect
Postal paratroopers look to make big impact for US troops in Afghanistan
USPS Facility in Anaheim Resumes Operation After Worker Fell Ill
Louisiana postal worker attacked during attempted robbery
Post office clerk pepper-sprayed during hold up Tuesday in Sorrento, LA
Postal Service starts 2016 strong, demands action from Congress

February 9, 2016
The first and last of its kind, Salt Lake City REC postal facility looks to grow
R Street Policy Study: The U.S. Postal Service's Ghost Ship Board (PDF)
Mount Pleasant Postal Workers Concerned Over Asbestos
Postal Leaders Examine How Consumer Empowerment Impacts Shipping
Bronx residents complain about 'slow, dirty' post office in Williamsbridge
eBay Offers Assistance With Misinformed Postal Clerks
Video: U.S. Postal Service consolidation slows down mailing
Video: North Dakota Letter Carrier Speeds Along His Mail Route
Mail carrier extinguishes morning fire

February 8, 2016
School Bus Carrying 18 Kids Almost Rams Post Office in St. Paul
UAA Challenge a Decade Later
How the Postal Service Sold Richmond's Saunders Station Post Office for a Song
Truck Fire in Post Office Parking Lot Caught on Camera
'God Bless America' signs fly after atheist group targets post office banner
New Postal Bill Could Have an Impact on Ecommerce
Key Members of Postal Ecosystem to Participate at PostalVision Event
Maine letter carrier helps customer after collapse
Forever stamp celebrates Lunar New Year
The Rollback Rates Are Here!
What Politicians are Promising Federal Employees If Elected
Books From Birth uses USPS to deliver kids’ books
Woodstock Police not charging man who left loaded gun at post office
Man Arrested for Mail Theft in Delano, CA
Are Postmaster Costs Correctly Allocated to Products and Services?

February 7, 2016
APWU: Contract Arbitration Begins Feb. 17th - On Opening Day, Wear a Solidarity Sticker
USPS seeks expertise in the parcel industry
Postal employees stop money order scam
Pro-Exigency Mailers Fire Back
Mail truck strikes house during accident in North Carolina
Six-day mail delivery seems safe - for now

February 6, 2016
Two weeks post-Blizzard, mail delays continue for some
The Hill: USPS at a Crossroads
Mail Theft Rampant in SF's Mission District
Linn's: End to emergency rate increase could drop first-class stamp to 47 cents
Mask-Wearing PO Robber Sentenced To 32 Years In Prison
USPS to Implement Flat Redirection System at Some CFS Sites
Senator Tom Carper Is Bullish on Passing Postal Reform This Year
Arrest made in 2014 break-in at Gold Bar, WA Post Office
Attempted robbery of postal worker alleged in KC

February 5, 2016
Sacramento resident catches fake postal worker on video
Postal Service leasing millions of dollars of space from dead people
Mamaroneck NY detective discusses 2007 letter carrier slaying
How to spend $50 for a 10¢ stamp, courtesy of the USPS
Deceptively named Federal Employee Rights Act is ‘venomous attack’ on federal workers, AFGE says
Amazon's net shipping costs top $5B for first time, fueling push to build out its own delivery network
The Marijuana Advertising in Legal States Act Would Nix USPS Ban On Pot Ads
APWU Reaches Out To EU Allies as Staples, Office Depot Attempt to Save Stalled Effort to Create
Monopoly Lawmakers still searching for Postal Service life
Postal Employee Catches Man Trying to Steal Package from Home
U.S. Postal Service Government Relations Responsiveness to Congressional Requests
City Delivery Office Efficiency – Colorado/ Wyoming District
PMG and CFO Host Web Call on USPS Fiscal Year 2016 First Quarter Financial Results

February 4, 2016
Postal Worker Attacked After Confronting Rowdy Men at Deli
Oregon Democrats file bill to allow USPS to carry pot ads
Lockport postal carrier recognized for alerting family to gas leak
Santa Monica: Postal service disrupted due to staffing crunch
Garland Carrier Lost Nearly 200 Stops From Dec. 26th Tornado (With Extra Photos)
National Thank a Mail Carrier Day
Pain and fear still troubles retired postal employee and subway victim attacked with power saw in
2007
Postal carrier found dead catfish in home's mailbox

February 3, 2016
USPS Admits Existence of Phantom Post Offices (PDF)
NYC: Surveillance shows dog, woman attacking mail carrier
Mail carrier buddies reach career milestone
Vacaville Postal Worker Hailed a Hero After Coming to Rescue of Elderly Woman
Got mail? The answer is 'sorta' for some Virginia residents
'Really frustrated' Henrico residents say they can't depend on mail service
Colorado: Postal carriers on frontlines of snowstorm hazards
25 postal trucks parade past home of Clay boy with cancer
Santa Monica: New mailboxes deployed to combat stolen keys
New Mexico man charged in assault on letter carrier
Legislative Agenda: Where Does the USPS Go From Here?
Queens gang members fished mailboxes for checks in fraud scheme
USPS: New IRS Form 1095-C being mailed to employees
Postal Service is victim of union busting

February 2, 2016
Amazon calls itself "transportation service provider" in a government filing
Snow delaying some mail delivery in Pennsylvania
Chanute has a new postmaster
APWU: Update on $56 Million Settlement
Car crashes through front of Plymouth post office
Postal truck gets stuck in Philadelphia sinkhole
Costco Wants to Know: Should USPS Be Privatized?
USPS: Regular operations resume after storm
Postal reform is not ‘moribund’

February 1, 2016
USPS Fixes Error Introduced with January Rate Changes
Level the postal playing field
Drug traffickers find anonymity via USPS, private mail services, authorities say
Truck carrying mail crashes into house in Pennsylvania

January 31, 2016
Man dressed as mailman robs woman at gunpoint
Ohio: K-9 bites suspect after he assaults officer, threatens mail carrier

January 30, 2016
Video: Postal inspector investigating rash of mail theft in South San Jose neighborhood
Mail carrier discovers fire in Rochester MN apartment
Howard Koslow, prolific stamp artist, dead at 91
Truck dumps UBBM mail on Texas freeway
PRC: Acting Chairman Taub Outlines Postal Service Challenges in PRC Testimony to Senate
Committee
PRC Issues Order Resolving Issues on Remand in IMb Case
Will 2016 Be United Parcel Service's Worst Year Yet?
What Would Make International Money Orders More Convenient?

January 29, 2016
Special Enrollment Period for Self Plus One in February
Hillsborough Postal Worker Cancels His Last Letter After 31 Years at the Manville Post Office
APWU: Secret Document Exposes USPS Privatization Planning
New Orleans: Complaints after no mail deliveries for a week
Almost 50% of Union Members Worked for Government in 2015
Amazon earnings fail to deliver because of delivery costs
Your impulse buys are costing Amazon a fortune
Louisiana post office reopens after curious white powder in envelope causes closure
Beautiful flowers decorate Botanical Art Forever stamps
Postal thieves target cluster mailboxes in California town
Video: Postal worker who lost wedding ring in Midland Park NJ reunited with it thanks to Facebook
post
Bernalillo County, NM hit with rash of mail thefts

January 28, 2016
CAGW Reacts to Resignation of USPS Inspector General David Williams
Lawmakers consider using postal workers to help in disasters
Native American church sues postal service over seizure of 'sacramental' marijuana
Identity thieves steal W-2 forms from mailboxes, hold mailmen at gunpoint
After a four-year wait, Clarksville residents see signs of post office
San Jose: Former postal inspector to serve three years for possessing stolen mail, marijuana
trafficking
Congressman to deliver mail on Friday
Video: Vegas Postal Inspectors release new video and images of local mail theft
Alabama Woman Sentenced to Prison for Involvement in Stolen Identity Tax Refund Fraud Ring

January 27, 2016
Google might have drones deliver packages to robots on wheels
Alabama: Postal worker robbed at gunpoint in midday Ensley holdup: $50k reward offered
Rolando: Unions, postal customers agree on key USPS reform provisions
Flood-damaged Five Points post office fully open for first time since historic storm
Thieves causing headaches for Albuquerque postal customers
Brighton man pleads guilty to assaulting mailman who kicked at dog
Wharton postal carrier completes 52 years of public service
Memphis: USPS worker indicted; coworkers defend suspect
Postmaster used office cash to support daily casino trips
USPS releases sketch of suspect in mail carrier acid attack in Raleigh area
California post office burglarized
Man accused of robbing the Allendale SC Post Office at gunpoint
Pittsburgh residents unhappy with removal of 'God Bless America' banner from Pittsburgh Post
Office
Congress has harmed USPS enough
USPS has ended manual requests for Premium Forwarding Service Commercial
More 'postal support employees' getting permanent status at USPS
Proposed USPS ‘reform’ is actually a failure of democratic governance
On Price Changes, Certainty Rules
How Can the Postal Service Best Manage Standard Mail Billing Determinants?

January 26, 2016
Smart Mailbox Startup Gets $1 Million Investment
Proposed Changes to Semi-Postal Stamp Rules
USPS Court Brief in 7-Year-Old GameFly Round Trip DVD Case (PDF)
USPS Still Delivers Despite Weather Conditions
Postal workers try to deliver mail after snowstorm
USPS OIG David C. Williams announces retirement
Logistics Startup Exec: Amazon Gunning for FedEx
Video Update: Officials: Tree involved in fatal postal worker accident regularly checked
Video: Tattered flag replaced after veterans call postal service

January 25, 2016
Seven injured after car drives into Chesapeake post office
Small California town mourns loss of postal worker
Postal worker takes care of rooster during blizzard delay
Homeless find refuge from cold at Levittown Post Office
Congressman backs home mail delivery for Arizona border city
Family remembers postal worker killed by falling tree
Postal Service vehicles buried deep in snow
Major cities grind to a halt and face days of digging out snow
Postal service suspended in parts of Virginia
59 Billion Reasons Amazon Is Not a Threat to UPS
Sharon D. Owens named Pricing and Costing vice president
USPS: Post-blizzard recovery begins
Postal Service Faces Massive Unfunded Liabilities for Retiree Benefits
NALC: Rolando emphasizes consensus reforms during Senate committee hearing on USPS
Exigency and the Political Lose-Lose Situation

January 24, 2016
Single wave turns Hawaii vacation into tragedy for Utah family
Georgia postal worker killed after tree hits vehicle
Tree falls, killing mailman

January 23, 2016
Video: Mesa, AZ man stole mail, cashed victim's check
Elk Grove woman sentenced to prison for role in stolen mail scheme
TN carrier shaken up, but not injured, when tree falls on delivery truck
McCaskill seeks answers on rural mail delivery
South Fargo Residents Excited to See Real Mail Truck
USPS Weather Updates for New York, Washington, DC Region
NRLCA: National Mail Count 2016 is March 12-25
Drunk driver plows into Sitka post office
Postal Carrier Saves Dog
USPS shutting down in DC area due to blizzard warnings
APWU: Contract Arbitration Begins Feb. 17
NALC: Latest cost-of-living adjustment (COLA)
Winter Storm Jonas - USPS Service Updates
USPS: Winter Safety
USPS needs legislation now, PMG tells Senate
NALC, USPS settle two national-level cases
Congressman Ross Introduces Legislation to Control Union Work Completed On Official Time

January 22, 2016
Raton postal worker beaten with brick, left for dead
Postal Service Looking to Grow Experimental Delivery Business
North Dakota Senator Presses PMG Brennan on Service Issues
Mail delivery problems ignite outrage in Iowa
Exigent Rate Is Likely to Be Included in New Postal Reform Bill
Postal reform consensus develops; 5-day delivery dead
Postmaster General’s testimony on USPS finances at today’s Senate hearing
Summary of testimony from yesterday's Senate hearing on the USPS

January 21, 2016
Rolando emphasizes consensus reforms during Senate committee hearing on USPS
Laying Out the Reality of the United States Postal Service
China's E-Commerce Express Shipping Rates
Packages, mail go missing from ABQ mailboxes after master key stolen
Stamps, stationary account for almost 30 percent of 2015 USPS web sales
Online Sellers Fume Over Low ePacket Postal Rates From China
Some Sellers See Catastrophic Rise in International Shipping
Sellers With Sticker Shock Get Surprise From Stamps.com
Postal Workers Shine at Deciphering Code
Live coverage of Senate Committee hearing on USPS
Video: Mail Theft Caught on Camera Twice in LA Building
GAO: U.S. Postal Service: Financial Challenges Continue
Mail delivery in Woodhaven to get attention from US Postmaster General

January 20, 2016
NPMHU: Pilot Testing of Subcontracting NMO Parcels Ending (PDF)
USPS drops plan to have UPS handle non-machinable parcels
VIDEO: Postal workers battle snowy, icy conditions
Roxborough's first female letter carrier retires after 36 years
USPS Backing Down on Ending Saturday Mail Delivery
Social Security Windfall Elimination Provision Reappears on the Legislative Radar
NALC Advisory: Rolando to testify before Senate hearing Thursday
New USPS award to honor managerial, team efforts
Video: Chicago-area postal worker competing on 'Survivor: Kaoh Rong'
Postal Service to Stick With 6-Day Delivery
Mail stolen from Hanover Air Park: Are you a victim?
USPS cyber response plan focuses on only internal threats, says IG

January 19, 2016
Amazon Veers Into Labor Law Fight Zone for Hurried Deliveries
Amazon Reveals More Details About Its Drone Delivery Service
Postal Service Investigating Fraudulent Mail Activity in Whitehall
Parcel Shipping From China Grows 70% in 2015 as E-Commerce Soars
Amazon Deal With USPS Gives Sellers Unprecedented Discounts
Apparent pipe bomb destroys Texas mailbox
One Case Where It's Cheaper to Ship at the Post Office Than Online
USPS Rate Increases Not Expected to Materially Impact Volume, Share
National Level Grievance Settlement Resolves NMO Outsourcing Issue
eMIR, We Have a Problem
Amazon Drones, Postal Mules, and More

January 18, 2016
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
How postal worker is improving condition of streets named after Martin Luther King
Video: Chico CA cluster box broken into, mail stolen
Package thefts continue even after the holidays
Talking Grievances with Bill Lewis - TMAL APWU President - PEN
Postal Service hears pitch to offer basic banking
Update on US Senate hearing on USPS

January 17, 2016
VIDEO: Mail Sorting in 1903
District Court refuses to reconsider opinion in USPS v. SCE
Video: Mail carrier recovering after being attacked with acid, $25,000 reward offered
Residents of North Dakota development still dealing with mail problems
Off-duty postal worker robbed, shot, Detroit police say

January 16, 2016
Suspect Wanted After Throwing Acid on Postal Carrier
USPS will hike some postal rates as much as 14% starting January 17
Postal Customer Surveillance Lawsuit (PDF)
Carlson Took Photos of Post Office
Carlson v. USPS 2007
APWU: $56 Million Settlement: Initial Payment Disbursed
NALC: Changing FEGLI premiums may affect retired letter carriers
Wal-Mart Trims Stores, Cites Rival Amazon.com
Witness lineup announced for Thursday’s Senate hearing on USPS
Your Walmart closing? There's always your local post office
OIG: Panama City, FL, Processing and Distribution Facility Consolidation
OIG: U.S. Postal Service Mass Data Compromise Response Plan
OIG: How was the Postal Service’s package processing performance this peak season?

January 15, 2016
Postal Service aids in arrest of major drug dealers
"I'm not retired, I'm just rescheduled"
Hawaii's banking community warns against postal banking
Catalog merchants shop for discount shipping from the Postal Service
IG: Postal cyber response plan fails to address external threats
Mail Issues Plague Complex in Clifton
The Postal Memes of Instagram
Minnesota CCA saves choking customer
Police Clear Man Who Left Suspicious Envelopes At Miami Post Office
eBay Negotiated Postal Rates Disappoint Sellers
Tennessee contract carrier stole Christmas gift cards from the mail
NALC Veterans Group: 7,000 members
New FEGLI premium rates as of January 1, 2016
eBay Negotiated Postal Rates Disappoint Sellers
UPS gets handle on holidays by tweaking network, standing fast against e-tailer demands, onslaught
Clerk Craft Resolves Dispute on Scheme Requirements
New York Times praises USPS

January 14, 2016
Former postal employee booked on 45 counts of mail theft
Man leaves behind suspicious envelopes at Miami Beach post office
PRC Issues Annual Report to the President and Congress (PDF)
Workshops on Postal Regulation and Postal Economics (PDF)
Senate Committee Hearing Scheduled for Jan. 21: Laying Out the Reality of the United States Postal
Service
Letter: Postal delays caused by management
Video: Thieves targeting mailboxes across Albuquerque
Standard Mail Flats and Four Other Products are Under Water, says USPS 2015 Annual Compliance
Report
Portland OKs $88 million purchase of Pearl District post office

January 13, 2016
APWU: Contract Arbitration to Begin Feb. 17
SUV Crashes Into Post Office
Mail Delivery Takes to the Finnish Skies
Lafayette man sentenced to ten years for shooting at postal worker
Ex-mail sorter arrested in Utah mail thefts
APWU: Clerk Craft Resolves Dispute on Scheme Requirements
Frozen cluster boxes vex Ottawa residents
Amazon quietly builds its own shipping company
Mailers organizations urge Senate to vote on USPS board nominees
Postal banking would dent payday loan business
NALC: Preparing for working in cold
USPS: Open season survey requests employee feedback

January 12, 2016
The Problems and Promise of Postal Banking
eBay Issues Guidance on USPS Rate Hike
Video: USPS provides answers for service slump in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Video: Tulsa residents fall victim to mail theft
2016 Love Stamp showcases stunning three-dimensional artwork
Stamps.com Acquisitions Fuel Surge In Profits, Stock Price
PRC Issues Annual Report to the President and Congress
Suspect in series of Tulsa mail thefts arrested
Postal Service Truck Overturns in Great Neck
PRC Releases Public Meetings Schedule

January 11, 2016
Woman Found Dead Next to Her House by Postal Worker
Does the USPS even need a board of governors?
Parents receive letter from son serving in Iraq ... almost eleven years later
Amazon's delivery ambitions take on delivery giants
Former letter carrier back on probation for stealing from U.S. mail
Police: Angry woman throws trash at postal employees
Trucks on fire: USPS Long Life Vehicles outlive their lifespan
Historic post office mural lies hidden under paint
India's postal service seeks to serve as banker to the masses
Postal Service in better shape than editorial suggests
2016 Postal Employee Holidays

January 10, 2016
This Case Could Strike a "Mortal Blow" to Unions
Sorry folks, post office is closed; sign up front shoulda told ya
The CCAs of Instagram
Macy's cuts harbinger of noticeable shift to online shopping
Thieves break into mail trucks in Portland
More Postal Support Employees Attaining Permanent Status

January 9, 2016
Sharpsburg Post Office Closed After Car Wreck
Video: Family Pet Killed By Letter Carrier In South Carolina
Second postal worker sentenced in $1.6 million mail theft conspiracy
Springfield postal workers to be honored for saving colleague's life
Clemson-Alabama National Championship Envelopes for Sale at Select SC Post Offices
Detroit letter carrier accused of throwing out hundreds of pieces of mail
Canada Post Union: ‘Wore out from long mail routes’

January 8, 2016
USPS moves Houston's Heights station in ongoing downsizing
Michigan postal worker accused of throwing out hundreds of pieces of mail
Long Island Bicyclist Seriously Hurt After Being Hit by Postal Truck
Self-proclaimed “Militia” terrorists in Oregon caused USPS to halt mail delivery
USPS contractor accused in theft of mail on Maui
Video: Residents of Texas town say they have to fight USPS to get their mail
Farmington Hills postal worker accused of throwing out, stealing mail
OIG: Has the Postal Service Ever Pilot Tested Your Idea?
Kewaunee postmaster says goodbye
UPS: Strained Amazon Relationship Will Provide a Buying Opportunity
USPS Appoints Cochrane Chief Marketing Sales Officer
Date of USPS Rate Hike Looms for Online Merchants
Blencoe, Iowa regains post office after nearly two years
Mail stolen, Canada Post community mailboxes vandalized in Montreal suburbs
2 Carriers Robbed On Chicago's South Side - $10k Reward Offered
The government closed its offices in Oregon days before the armed takeover due to fears of
violence
Mail Theft: A Crime With Serious Consequences
Sick ISIS fighter executes his own MOTHER, a postal worker, in front of hundreds of bloodthirsty
onlookers
Could Postal Service Engineering Improve its Change Management Process?
How Should Postal Service Mineral Rights Be Managed?

January 7, 2016
200 pieces of mail recovered after truck fire, driver unharmed
Mail thefts epidemic, acting postmaster warns
'Emergency suspension' closes the doors to Nemo Post Office
Biggest obstacle for delivery drones isn't the technology: It's you and me
India Goes Postal in Bid to Give Bank Accounts to the Masses
Postal worker who didn't want triplets being sued by surrogate mother
Why China is going postal for monkey stamps
Ten reasons to be optimistic about USPS in 2016
Dumped mail leads to dumped employee
Holiday Shipping Boosted USPS Overtime
Video: USPS Letter Carriers Brave the Cold
Postal inspectors investigate daytime vandalism at Orangevale CA post office
Video: Resident addresses missing mail in Andrews, TX
USPS: Sprint to cut USPS service Feb. 28
APWU: National Grievance Numbering System Activated
Video: East Tulsa neighbors face mail thefts
NPMHU: USPS Ranked Most Favorable Federal Agency
County charges effectively done for former postal worker
USPS: ‘Mystery shopper’ program transformed
USPS's Latest Billion Dollar Boondoggle

January 6, 2016
Former Aspen Postal Worker Faces Deportation
CPWU Winter 2016 Newsletter
Car Smashes Into Citrus Heights Post Office
VIDEO: Seniors Occupy Harlem Post Office to Demand a 'Senior Window'
USPS Letter Carriers Brave the Cold
Texas employee pulls man from overturned SUV
Post Office offers apology after mailman repeatedly tears up homeowner’s yard
Sanders Promises to Break Up Big Banks, Tax Speculation, and Establish Postal Banking
$300,000 settlement for Staten Island letter carrier in slip and fall
Will 2016 be a good year for federal employees?
Video: Texas postal vehicle catches fire, mail destroyed
Video: Oklahoma carrier under investigation after Deer Creek mail thefts
OIG: Fall 2015 Semiannual Report to Congress Fact Sheet
OIG: Assessing Controls Over the Utility Payment Process

January 5, 2016
Langley Named PRC Vice Chairman
Webinar Helps Sellers Get Ready for Postal Rate Hike
USPS Seeks Ideas to Improve Workplaces
Grand Rapids postal carrier chases down package thieves
"The U.S. Postal Service doesn't play games"
USPS Seeks PRC Review in Exigency Court Case
Former Aspen postal employee sentenced for taking gun to work
Authorities searching for woman who went "postal" on mailbox
Loveland CO Valentine remailing celebrates 70 years
The Postal Service opens Round 3 in the fight over the exigent rate increase
Royal Mail marks 500th birthday
Get Excited for This Year's Space-Themed Stamps
Truck driver sues postal service over negligence allegations
Man accused of setting fires in Alabama post office lobby
Should the U.S. Postal Service Contemplate Unconventional Markets and New Investments?
Post office intercepts $500 check on its way to scam artists

January 4, 2016
FedEx says an unprecedented surge in online shopping caused Christmas delays
Traveling Hacker Box Making Its Way Around U.S. Via Priority Mail
Weston Ranch Residents Fed Up With Mail Theft
Conference Panel to Discuss the Post Office's Regulation of Sex
4 charged in connection with Alabama post office burglary
Attorneys George P. Surmaitis and Cory Birnberg - NBC Interview About Death of Postal Employee
Spurs Benefits Denial Reversal
Former Texas NALC Branch President Charged In An Indictment For Credit Card Abuse In The
Amount Of $7,776
Fight to save Postal Service
Despite a 42% price hike for letters, Australia Post says it still won't be profitable
Government data breach exposes millions to scams

January 3, 2016
Here's Your New Muslim Postage Stamp, America
Report Predicts Major USPS Downsizing - But Is It on Target?

January 2, 2016
Two men seen on camera going through mailboxes in Edmond
Baton Rouge: Video surfaces of teens attacking mailman
Postal carrier rescued after vehicle swept away in flooding
Proposed bill would allow Utah to enlist letter carriers to assist responders in natural disasters
Come rain, sleet or snow, Long Beach postmaster is retiring
The USPS May Live Long and Prosper With These Space Stamps
Video: Police nab suspect in robberies of freight delivery driver and U.S. Postal Service worker
Video: Mail Stolen From Two Post Offices In Katy, Texas

January 1, 2016
New Years Day
Video: Police nab suspect in robbery of Shreveport letter carrier
Why the Post Office Makes America Great

December 31, 2015
Hundreds in Modesto affected by cluster mailbox break-ins
Postal worker retiring after decades pushing the envelopes
Treasure trove of U.S. stamp dies lies behind vault at Bureau of Engraving and Printing
BEP should consider loaning items to the National Postal Museum
Iraqi postal worker says he wanted to return the favor on Christmas
USPS offering reward for information on mailbox vandals
Why One member is Not Enough For Postal Board of Governors
Postal Service Previews 2016 Stamps (including Star Trek 50th Anniversary Stamps)
USPS: A look at what’s coming in 2016
Happy New Year: The Postal Service submits its Annual Compliance Report for FY 2015
Mail carriers struggled to deliver Christmas mail even in 1924
Mail Carrier Honored As 52-Year Career Comens To An End
A Tale of Two Mailmen
Writer says "A Grand Alliance Looking Out for Itself"

December 30, 2015
Two years after slaying, Postal Service adds carriers to reduce after-dark deliveries
Titusville postal worker charged with DUI after crash
Tale of 2 US postmen: While one plays the Grinch, another subs for Santa
USPS employee receives award for marrow donation
Stressed-out mailman tossed hundreds of holiday packages
NYC postal workers busted for stealing gift cards in the mail, throwing out letters
Video: Going postal- The surprising stock that’s doubled this year
Catalogers Unite on Cheaper Parcel Rates
Vehicle collides with postal truck in Arizona, 2 suffer minor injuries
Treasure trove of U.S. stamp dies lies behind vault at Bureau of Engraving and Printing
FedEx grappled with late surge in holiday shipments
St Louis postal workers claim million dollar Powerball prize
Police: Florida postal worker crashed mail truck while drunk
Video: Little girl writes letter to Jesus, postal worker delivers presents on Christmas Eve
Coalition Pushes Postal Banking

December 29, 2015
Shreveport: Suspect robs mail carrier at gunpoint
No Mail Delivery in Lubbock Due to Severe Weather
USPS and FedEx Say Winter Storms are Impacting Delivery
Neighbors fed up over not getting mail delivered for days
Neighbors call police after suspect reportedly tries to attack Dayton mailman
USPS officials are no-shows for hearing on ballots-postmark problem in Ohio
Video: Mount Carmel Mail Carrier Helps Save Woman’s Life
White House budget proposal calls for restructuring of USPS healthcare prefunding requirement
Seasons’ Greetings
Mail mess at Center Post Office - NY
Your Employer Can't Stop You From Recording Conversations At Work

December 28, 2015
The Logistics of Returns
Postal Service Prioritizing Amazon Parcels Over Regular Mail?
USPS has more to worry about than marijuana ads
Postal worker rewarded after career with few accidents
USPS Watchdog Issues Warning Regarding Global Shipping
Elderly woman crashes into Campbell post office
Video: NH post office puts its stamp on Christmas
Customers rate USPS better than private competitors for sending packages
Video: Badly Burned Little Girl Who Wished For Christmas Cards Gets More Than 1 Million

December 27, 2015
Custodian polishing off career with a flourish at Boulder post office
Colleges nationwide adapt to students' changing mail habits

December 26, 2015
Tampa letter carriers hit the streets on Christmas
For Letter Carrier, Working Christmas More Than Just a Special Delivery
Postal Service Learns How to Adapt to New-Age Christmas Shopping
Santa mailman delivers holiday cheer in Binghamton
Weirton mail carrier retires after 42 years
Post Office investigating mail found in Hammond, IN trash can

December 25, 2015
CHRISTMAS DAY
Video: DC postal workers come together to buy gifts for kids along their routes
Video: Storm destroys Tennessee post office
Late, delayed mail delivery a problem across the Bay Area
Christmas cards a fading tradition?

December 24, 2015
Gift packages stolen minutes after delivery
Christmas Eve death spurs lawsuit against post office
Deliveries arriving late, check your porch before bed
Chicago mailman 'Mister Bob' retiring after more than 50 years
Postal Service rushing to make last-minute holiday deliveries
USPS FY 2016 operating profit reaches $800 million after two months
Video: Muncie postal worker in trouble over stolen gift card
Video: Mail Carriers Stay Positive Through Busy Holiday Season
Investigation continues in case of dumped mail in Indiana
FedEx blamed for some retailers’ holiday delivery delays
Have Bad Handwriting? The U.S. Postal Service Has Your Back
Video: Albuquerque man tricks thief into stealing box of dog poop
Video: U.S Postal Inspectors Tackle Mail Crimes
Video: Muncie postal clerk in trouble over stolen gift card
Postal inspectors investigate mail thefts Arrest made in Garrard County, KY
Postal Inspectors Catch Indiana Mail Thieves Red Handed
UPS Seen Losing, As Amazon, Postal Service Ship More

December 23, 2015
Gateway's post office elf brightens customers' day
Postal Carriers Working to Make Mail Delivery Deadlines
Government Reverses Decision for Widow After News Report
Postal Service Is on Track to Gain Larger Share of Holiday Deliveries
Online shopping keeps Colorado mail carriers busy
California supervisor charged with stealing drugs from veterans
Mail truck rolls into pond in New Jersey
Editorial: Thank postal workers by joining the fight to save the Postal Service
Video: FTC Rejects Staples-Office Depot Merger, Again
Video: OWCP Reverses Postal Widows Death Benefit Decision After NBC Bay Area Report
USPS enters final week of peak season
Misinformation abounds about postal service; culprit is pre-funding
Snow not stopping the mail from getting through
What is the End of Life Journey for Postal Service Electronic Equipment?

December 22, 2015
Postal clerk sets gold standard for customer service
Ohio: Four postal carriers caught with their hands in delivery bags
USPS Website Buckles Under 'Unprecedented' Demand
Someone Redesigned the USPS Package Delivery Slip, Thank God
Post Office Working Around the Clock on Busiest Delivery Day
CPU owner devastated that Postal Service is terminating contract
Amazon Dominated Nearly Everything This Year (Next up, their own private postal service?)
Mail Carriers Watching Out for Suspicious Activity
APWU: For the first time in more than a decade, the clerk craft shows an increase
Santa goes postal in Christmas, Fla.
How Big Variations in Postal Rates Hamper Online Shopping in Europe
High-volume online shopping is putting a strain on shipping firms and causing delays
Florida rural carrier rescues couple from wreck
Video: ‘It happens every year, and we are seasoned.’
This Is How Letters to Santa Were First Delivered by the U.S. Mail
Rural Alaska postal worker charged with stealing prescription drugs from mail

December 21, 2015
The pot business may be legal, but newspapers can’t run ads for it, the U.S. Postal Service says
How Can the Postal Service Best Meet Your Needs?
Postal workers deliver cheer to 3 Reading PA families
USPS’s Operation Santa to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell Tomorrow
First Class Mail Volumes Actually INCREASED Slightly in 2015
Rushing to deliver millions of gifts
Postal Service shows holiday spirit with Sunday package deliveries
Video: Postal workers ready for busiest delivery day of the year
Video: On the road with a letter carrier
First U.S. Post Office Christmas Stamp
USPS prepared for busiest delivery day

December 20, 2015
Convicted murderer files lawsuit seeking $90K over lost mail
Amazon Prime eases rural Alaska's pricey shipping woes
USPS delivers 195,000 cards and letters in a day to burned girl who lost family in a fire
PHOTOS: Dallas Main Post Office Christmas 2015
Crash involving postal truck closes bridge
Overturned truck spews mail in San Francisco

December 19, 2015
Monday Busiest Delivery Day for Postal Carriers
Amazon in talks to lease Boeing jets to launch its own air-cargo business
APWU Files Suit to Enforce eWHEP Staffing Award
Citizens Deliver 150K Petitions Demanding Postal Banking
NY letter carrier accused of possessing stolen mail
American Postal Workers Union Condemns DNC Attack on the Bernie Sanders Campaign
Congress Approves Spending Bill; Fails to Address Epidemic of Delayed Mail

December 18, 2015
Former USPS employee gets three years for $1.6 million scheme
East Orange Woman Grateful for Postal Worker's Life Saving Heroics
Feds investigate hoverboards after several fires (but not postal LLVs after dozens of fires)
Coalition Calls for Banking Services at USPS
PRC Office of Inspector General Semiannual Report to Congress (three employees, one ongoing
inspection) (PDF)
Postal Service Draws Line on Pot Ads
Postal Service must take mail including pot advertisements
Instagram Photos: Holiday Packages Filling Up Postal Vehicles
Car crash causes Minot Post Office closure
Police: 4 men charged in Esopus NY post office robbery
Indictment Charges Alleged Philadelphia Post Office Robber
West Virginia PMR convicted of embezzling funds
Mayor Horvath Presses Federal and Postal Officials for Action on WeHo Mailbox Thefts
Jobs Outlook: Government Employees and Postal Workers in the Crosshairs

December 17, 2015
Some post offices closing early on Christmas Eve
Video shows package theft in broad daylight
Tampa postal inspector admits to stealing money orders from mail
Former Providence Postal Worker Sentenced to Prison in Mail Theft Conspiracy
Vermont PMR accused of mail theft
Tampa postal inspector admits to stealing money orders from mail
Three Missouri Postal Workers Plead Guilty to Conspiracy Charges
Indiana CCA charged in theft of drugs
A hearty helping of holiday shipping and stamps

December 16, 2015
USPS to hoverboards: You're grounded
South Florida P&DC goes for $5.8 million more than the USPS sold it for, just two months ago
Postal carrier offers glimpse of busy holidays
Balsam postmaster told to remove nativity scene
USPS Lehigh Valley center shows off its high volume operations
USPS Set to Deliver an Absurd Amount of Mail This Holiday Season
Flexible Spending Account enrollment extended for additional week
Former Postal Employees Plead Guilty to Conspiracy Charges
Montana carrier rescues injured woman on road
Some benefits changes permitted after open season
Editorial: Postal standards are unacceptable
Postal worker leads police to yet another package thief

December 15, 2015
Dallas Postal Worker Found Dead in Car at Bulk Mail Center
USPS is Gaining on FedEx and UPS in E-Commerce Shipping
Utah residents are tricking would-be thieves with decoy packages
Settlers Bay Post Office reopens after sudden shutdown, federal investigation
USPS Investigating Mailbox Thefts in Austin
Oakland: Widow of Postal Worker Denied Death Benefits
Homeowner spots package tumbling down steps
UPS, FedEx forced to rent moving trucks as demand skyrockets
APWU: $56 Million Payment Delayed
Video: Take a look inside N.J. postal center on busiest day of year
Video: Florence, SC postal worker saves customer from losing $45k to scammers
Video: Hawaii postal service warns you to watch out for 'porch pirates'
Terminal Dues in the Age of Ecommerce

December 14, 2015
Postal Workers in Oakland Prepare for Mad Holiday Rush
Mailer: USPS Failed to Provide Notice of Significant Price Increase (PDF)
Nevada's Bilbray Stands Alone on Postal Service Board
Update: Six Postal Service Trucks Damaged in Fire
UPS Charges USPS Illegally Subsidizes Shipping Services
USPS prepares for the busiest mailing day of the year
Spokane USPS working overtime to deliver packages
Video: Jeremy Corbyn vows to bring Royal Mail back into public ownership
Video: The US Postal Service’s Busiest Day of the Year
Christmas stamps 2015: Norway
U.S., Cuba consider resuming postal services
Sen. Moran (R-Kan.) Sponsors Bipartisan U.S. Postal Service Reform Bill
Ashley Madison blackmailers now sending threats via US postal system
Video: Search for suspects in credit card mail theft
Video: Mailman being attacked by violent turkeys 'every day'
OPM Concludes Postal Notifications to Federal Data Theft Victims

December 13, 2015
Is Amazon.com About to Take on FedEx and UPS?
Florence SC postal worker saves customer from scammer
SIX USPS trucks ablaze in Manhattan
Holiday disaster looms as UPS, FedEx overloaded after online shopping soars
Christmas stamps 2015: Greenland

December 12, 2015
'Porch pirates' stealing holiday deliveries
Letter carrier carries stick to fend off attacking Turkeys
US and Cuba Move to Restore Direct Mail Service
USPS Looking for Ways to Sell Its $3.6 Billion Brand to Boost Revenue
Oshkosh postal worker sentenced to prison for stealing mail
APWU: PSE Conversions Top 25,000
Monday is the deadline for health insurance changes
Man, 26, arrested after fake bomb sent to Tennessee post office
APWU Contract Update
Forest Grove post office back at auction after botched bankruptcy filing
Postal Service Says It Will Open Second Bethesda Post Office in Yet-to-be-Built Westbard Project

December 11, 2015
Honest assessments needed to determine next steps for Postal Service
Man shoots gun to warn postal worker not to drive fast
Conroe, TX: Thieves break into nearly 100 mailboxes
OIG looking for experts who can identify revenue opportunities for the USPS brand
Santa's Helpers: USPS Works Around the Clock
Frisco neighborhood battles mail delivery woes
UPS Struggles to Keep Up With Surge in Web Orders
Small Companies to Get Hit by USPS Changes
MO mail carrier notices untouched mail, finds farmer stranded for three days
PRC Seeks Comments on Jurisdiction Authority on Post Office Closings (PDF)
APWU Contract Update
Video: Stolen Milwaukee mail van recovered; carjacking suspect and mail still missing
PRC seeks public comment on its role in post office closings
Michigan NALC Treasurer, Branch 249, Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $9,650.00
Video: Security video captures Alabama USPS carrier throwing baby's first Christmas present
Video: Police warn residents of postal scam in Greenbrier County West Virginia
USPS declares website 'largest post office'
Video: Three arrests connected to ongoing mail theft in Bakersfield, USPS tries to battle problem
OIG looking for experts who can identify revenue opportunities in the USPS brand
Video: Avoid 'porch poachers' during busy season for Postal Service

December 10, 2015
Postal worker gets federal prison for marijuana-by-mail scheme
More damage to Spokane postal facility causing delays
Milwaukee: USPS Van Carjacked Caught on Camera
Postal Worker Honored for 50 Years of Service
USPS Tests Machines, Mailboxes for Future Mail Delivery
Amazon's Jeff Bezos One of the Biggest Billionaire Winners of 2015
A look inside the nation's busiest USPS canceling facility during the holiday season
A letter wonderland: For postal workers, holiday season is like a regular day, times 3
New USPS Vans Come Into Service
MO mail carrier notices untouched mail, finds farmer stranded for 3 days
Oregon rural carrier accused of stealing mail, ID theft
Nebraska rural carrier rescues customer thrown from horse
Video: Albuquerque mailman: That bullet missed me probably by two inches
New York City: A Portrait Through Stamp Art - Exhibit Opens Today
Video: Postal worker foils burglary in progress outside Florida home
Police: Holiday package thieves followed delivery trucks
Former U.S. Postal Service Employee Sentenced For Misappropriation of Postal Funds
PMG appoints Shapiro as judicial officer
World’s Largest Post Office Does More Business Than Post Offices in Top Five Media Markets
Combined
Video: Rise in package deliveries keeping postal workers busier than ever
Postal Calendar - For Those Employees With Rotating Days Off
APWU: More Than 150,000 Have Signed Postal Banking Petition
Man Allegedly Points Rifle at Mailman
USPS is “twisting in the wind”, claims Senator Carper

December 9, 2015
Operation Santa program helping families in need
Rise in package deliveries keeping postal workers busier than ever
USPS Keeping Up With High Holiday Demand in Des Moines
The USPS Governing Board Now Has Just One Confirmed Member
US Postal Service Online Sales Top $1 Billion
USPS Not Disclosing Report on Metro Post Market Test (PDF)
Thieves Hit Montana Town's Mailboxes
Quick-thinking letter carier saves mail from burning truck
Video: California: EBay Seller Admits Cheating Postal Service Out of Thousands

December 8, 2015
Postal Service distribution center gears up for holiday rush
Procession marks life of Las Vegas mail carrier
More than 80 collection boxes to be removed in Palo Alto
Postal Service's 'Informed Delivery' Looks A Lot Like the 'Outbox' Service it Squashed
Forbes: USPS Launches the Exact Same Service it Killed
Video: South Carolina letter carrier credited for saving little girl from dog attack
Jury Finds Oklahoma City PSE Guilty of 17 Counts of Theft of Mail
Video: Caught on Camera: Thief steals packages from Tempe home
Video: Vegas parcel thieves enter primetime during holidays
Video: New Mailbox Design Could Deter Holiday Thieves
Procession marks life of Las Vegas mail carrier
North Hollywood Homeless Man Pleads to Racist Attack on Postal Carrier
U.S. Postal Service mail box thefts up in Tulsa, Oklahoma City areas

December 7, 2015
USPS says it will try to salvage some mail after truck fire
USPS OIG Soliciting Internet Reconnaissance Training Contract
Sunday Packages Deliver Smiles
Amazon Takes Ads on the Road With New Trailers
A Bill of Rights for the Post Office
Post office job surefire way to learn nitty-gritty of rural communities
The USPS will now email you your mail
Two Ohio letter carriers charged with stealing mail
USPS: New extended capacity vehicles being deployed
Video: U.S. tries to kill Staples-Office Depot marriage. Again.
USPS Holiday News Site
Sheriff’s detectives arrest part-time Georgia mail carrier for mail theft
OWCP Tidbits
Is there a leak in your paycheck?
Drug traffickers using mail carriers to deliver drugs during the holidays
FTC to Challenge Merger of Staples, Office Depot - ‘Important Victory for Consumers and
Businesses,’ Dimondstein Says

December 6, 2015
Among the complaints: Packages being incorrectly scanned as "delivered"
Cyber Monday effects go beyond cyberspace; local mail carriers feel brunt a few days later

December 5, 2015
Post office closure causes frustrations in Fishs Eddy
I-Team: Postal Board Losing Members
Linn's 2015 stamp popularity poll opens for voting
Houston: Residents claim slow mail delivery
You're about to see Amazon-branded big rigs on the highway
US sued following collision involving postal truck
APWU: Important Arbitration Win in Fight Against Plant Closures and Consolidations
Video: Oklahoma thieves break into collection boxes
Vermont congressman pledges fight to retain full service at USPS
NPMHU Prevails in First Phase of National Arbitration Challenging Proposed Closings and
Consolidations
Video: CBS News highlights South Dakota carrier’s dedication
Springfield police hope DNA from bogus postal worker's cap will lead to his arrest

December 4, 2015
Retired Teacher Searches for Art in Post Offices
Fake Mailman Caught Trying to Steal Packages
US, Cuba Likely to Establish Direct Postal Service in 2016
East York Postal Carrier Saves Child With Autism
USPS Needs Exigency Rate Extension, Contends Senator Tom Carper
Oregon Dems Send Letter to USPS About Pot Ads
Vintage photos of Staten Island post offices
Oregon Congressional Delegation Asks USPS: Who Gave You the Right to Ban Weed Ads?
Mail box thefts aggravate Stockton residents
Houston residents claim slow mail delivery
Why the U.S. Postal Service Has the Best Customer Service in Government
More cluster box burglaries reported in New Mexico
NALC, USPS agree to mutual understanding of FMLA regulations
2015 Christmas Holiday Facts
Video Update: Feds say postal worker dumped mail for Ann Arbor residents in Romulus
Shipping companies offering tools against package thieves
OPM Launches Cybersecurity Resource Center
Former President of APWU Local 286 Sentenced To 6 Months Home Confinement and One Year
Probation
Hatch Act updates affect postal employees
NALC: Update on cyber attacks
OIG delivers latest six-month report to Congress
Flags should be flown at half-staff through sunset Dec. 7

December 3, 2015
The Changing Face of the Post Office: Text Alerts, Letter Carrier Tracking and More
Lake Highlands Post Office, Dallas: Fire-Rescue Checks Foul Odor That Was Making People Pass Out
Vehicle hits Elizabethton Post Office
Video: Feds say letter carrier in Ann Arbor stole, dumped mail
Video: USPS investigating Utah PO after mail tampered with, contents stolen
Prison for California woman convicted of burglarizing POs, stealing identities
Maine: Postal employee saves mail after delivery truck catches fire
USPS Launches Campaign to Coach Mail Carriers

December 2, 2015
240 Electric Vehicles for Norwegian Postal Service
USPS says no to pot ads in newspapers
Yet Another USPS Mail Truck Catches Fire
Amazon's Drones Only Deliver a Message
APWU Petition to Review PRC Order on USPS Service Standards Denied (PDF)
Ohio postal worker pleads guilty to delaying, destroying mail
Video: Postal inspectors investigating a rash of mail thefts in Bakersfield
Post office installs cluster unit without providing keys
Postal Service Offers Holiday-Themed Stamps
Three Senators Sign on to Carper's Postal Bill
Video: Asked And Answered: Campaign flyers in mailboxes illegal?
Video: Porch Poaching Is Popular This Year

December 1, 2015
USPS gears up for the most plentiful time of the year
USPS OIG Submits Semiannual Report to Congress
USPS asks volunteers to answer children's letter to Santa
How a struggling Postal Service capitalizes on the holiday season
Finnish postal strike ends after deal
Carrying on: Herman Kramer Ends 28-Year Postal Career
Video: String of Stockton Mail Thefts Leaves One Neighborhood without Mail Delivery
The US Postal Service is spying on us (and they’re not doing a very good job at it)
Amazon's Drones Only Deliver a Message
Reward for info on Tennessee post office robbery
Customer service at Post Offices rank highly in poll
Post Offices open Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve
PostalProud - New initiative to emphasize USPS principles
Staples-Office Depot Merger In Jeopardy As FTC, APWU Suggest Blocking Deal
NALC and USPS release joint summary overview of FMLA
Video: How to keep unwanted Grinches from stealing your gifts
The US Postal Service Is Spying On Us
Postal Service to Squander $2 Billion on Vehicles
Management Alert – ZIP Code Review Process (PDF)
Video: Mailman by day, heavy metal vocalist by night
APWU: ‘Stand Up for Safe Jobs’ Campaign Gains Momentum
NALC: December 2015 transfer opportunities under M-01856
Video: How To File Claims With The U.S. Postal Service
Former postmaster Marvin Green claimed he was forced to resign after he was subjected to
harassment in retaliation for filing race discrimination complaints
Fresh delivery, and a new take on postal strategy

November 30, 2015
Amazon May Have a Secret Air Cargo Operation Called Aerosmith
Two Seriously Injured After USPS Truck Lands on SUV
Online Sellers Protest Changes to USPS Mobile App
Fort Worth: 1 Dead After USPS Semi Slams Into Bridge, Catches Fire
Ohio CCA saves customer’s home from smoke damage
Video: Amazon shows off new prototype delivery drone
IG Taps Valbridge To Bring Transparency to USPS' Real Estate Portfolio

November 29, 2015
Royal Mail postmen to get mini cameras to prove they HAVE delivered in case of a dispute with the
customer
Mailbox thefts leave Stockton residents steaming
Postal Service bumps up collection times at hundreds of points across Kansas
Historical Huston Post Office still open
Complaint about accessibility to Seymour CT post office investigated

November 28, 2015
Postal workers put down razors to support former colleague
South Florida: Postal carriers getting extra security during the holiday season
USPS to deliver mail 7 days a week during holiday rush
Postal worker charged with stealing $3,500
Man accused of sending threatening letters to U.S. Presidential candidates

November 27, 2015
Postal Service Letters From Santa Program)
Shoppers encouraged to ship holiday packages early
Gering postal clerk Marker set to retire
Clinton Post Office worker admits to stealing about $10K in gift cards and cash
No arrest 2 years after postman killed near DC
USPS investigating how seven pounds of weed was delivered to family’s new Arlington TX home
Photographing the post offices of Michigan's Upper Peninsula
Former Colorado letter carrier admits stealing drugs from the mail
Post Office delivers for the homeless
Why we still send Christmas cards
Accused Muslim-hating postal worker denies threatening woman in Brooklyn
Postal worker struck in head by metal object thrown at vehicle

November 26, 2015
Thanksgiving Day
Postal employee arrested while shooting up heroin
Arrested in church parking lot while on the job

November 25, 2015
USPS apologizes for misplaced mail, says series of substitute carriers have not been proficient
Retiring postal clerk will miss his customers
Chicago: Thefts from USPS vans prompts community alert
Package thefts hit Thornton neighborhood
Canada Post's new community mailboxes frozen shut on P.E.I.
Postal Worker Accused of Hate Crime: 'I'm not crazy, I work in the post office'
Getting to know the Upper Peninsula, one post office at a time
Video: Thieves Break Into Coloma CA Post Office Before Holiday Rush
Is Amazon setting up its own air cargo operation?

November 24, 2015
USPS Gearing Up for Busy Holiday Season
Amazon may soon give FedEx, UPS and USPS the boot
Albuquerque mailman shot at while on the job
Bakersfield: Someone keeps getting into mailboxes
Few Postal Jobs Will Be Cut in 2016
Two Muslim Sisters Say Postal Worker Harassed Them and Spat On Them
Man Believed to Be Postal Worker Wanted in Alleged Hate Crime
Mailman Charged With Hate Crime
Video: Postal inspectors investigating robbery at Tennessee post office
Video: Family grieves daughter’s loss for the second time after ashes are lost in the mail
USPS Apologizes for Misplaced Mail in Texas Subdivision
North Dakota postal worker pleads guilty to stealing money
Postal Service Letters FROM Santa Program - Santa’s Personalized Response to Your Child’s Letter
Video: Take a Picture with Charlie Brown Characters
The Post Office Ain’t Broken. It’s in Profit, So Why Fix It?
Former postal employee arrested in alleged investment scam
Michigan postal worker pocketed cash, avoids jail
APWU: Holiday Clerk Assistants, PSEs - Peak Season Exception Period

November 23, 2015
USPS truck rolls onto side after losing tire
Finnish Postal Worker Strike Causes Mail Delivery Chaos
APWU calls on US Postmaster General to make postal banking a reality
Bixby residents report irregular mail delivery (as late as 10PM)
Voters distrust government in general, but 84% like the USPS
Congress plans more vacations next year
Don’t be fooled by Canada Post’s headline: the Crown Corporation remains profitable says Union
For local woman, dedication to Publishers Clearing House begat nightmare
Union wants to bring back postal saving banks to fund Canada Post
Video: Porch Pirating – Online Shoppers Beware
Who do you trust with your money: The post office or Walmart?
Post Office Continues Sinking as the Band Plays On
Post Office Delivers Cute Letter With Drawn-On Stamp
Ordinary Americans can show Congress how to save the U.S. Postal Service

November 22, 2015
Some Shipping Companies Gain an Edge During Holidays
Fargo postal worker tackles man accused of stealing package
Idaho PMR Sentenced for Stealing from Post Office
Idaho Woman Pleads Guilty to Possessing Stolen Mail
Video: Gyrocopter pilot admits he fears prison time but plans to keep working
Ketchum, ID council looking at home mail delivery

November 21, 2015
Residents of Housing Development Fuming Over Postal Plans to Remove Mailboxes
Mail Stolen From Burlingame Postal Facility
USPS to host passport fairs around New Mexico
USPS announces Sunday deliveries through Christmas
Gyrocopter Pilot Pleads Guilty
USPS is Going Down, And It's Taking Billions With It
Video: Colorado Neighborhood On Alert After Woman Caught On Camera Breaking Into Mailbox
Canada Post loses $13M with future of home delivery on hold
On Sundays, the Amazon mail must go through
Woman who went to deliver 9-pound package of crystal meth is Akron postal worker
Idaho Postmaster Relief Sentenced for Stealing from Post Office
Don’t privatize postal service
A U.S. postal worker in Branson is accused of falsifying several magazine orders for a fellow
employee to get back at her for rebuffing his sexual advances
Michigan bicyclist seriously injured in collision with U.S. Postal Service vehicle

November 20, 2015
Post Office Robbed in Northeast Philadelphia
After Sale, What Comes Next for the Bronx General Post Office?
USPS is Hiring Career Clerks Off the Street
Postal Service Sends Its Holiday Card Early
Mail Carrier Hospitalized After Collision
Video: USPS orders customers in Springfield MO neighborhood to install curbside boxes
Video: Package Pickup Locations Offer Safe Alternative To Doorstep Delivery
Warning: Health coverage for two can cost more than for larger families for thousands
Pottstown Police announce conviction in mail carrier assault, commend public
PMG delivers Thanksgiving message to employees
NAPUS: Part-Time Postmasters Pay Increased To $15.63 Per Hour
Video: Heart of the Holidays - USPS ready to serve businesses, video shows
Video: Turn your post office into a bank? Idea is on the table
APWU: Tell the Postmaster General: Make Postal Banking a Reality Now
Nearly 900 absentee ballots in Summit County thrown out for lack of postmark
How to lose $5 billion - The United States Postal Service has more troubles than long queues
Long Beach Man Arrested for Altering Purchased Money Orders, Depositing for Larger Amount

November 19, 2015
Snail mail: How Northlanders are adjusting to Postal Service delays
Vacant Properties Also Called Problem for USPS
Report: How Americans Would Fix the U.S. Postal Service (PDF)
Questionnaire (PDF)
Vandals bust open eight community mailboxes
Pegram's Longtime Postmaster to Retire December 3rd
India's Selfie Stamps
Video: Peoria Man Hit by Mail Truck
New video explains Self Plus One enrollment type
Royal Mail PLC Results for the Half Year Ended 27 September 2015
Mail thieves target North Austin neighborhood for second time
Alaska mail carrier stole drugs from mail, charges say
Video: How a new scam threatens to steal your identity
Leader Of Meth For Mail Ring, "Superman", Sentenced To 14 Years
Video: Think security for receiving and delivering packages for this holiday season
No Mail Delivery in Much of Eastern Washington Wednesday
eBay scammer steals identity of OIG agent investigating him
Woman killed after crashing into Postal Service truck in Elizabethtown, KY

November 18, 2015
Amazon.com Announces 8 Days of Holiday Deals
Homewood's longtime postal worker says he worked for you
2 former postal workers among 9 accused of falsely receiving benefits
Former Tuscaloosa postal worker pleads guilty to taking bribes to deliver marijuana
Store Coming to Lakewood's Historic Post Office
Video: Woman bites, assaults postal worker, police officer
UK Mail shares plunge after troubled move to new automated plant
eBay scammer steals identity of USPS OIG agent investigating him
Upstate New York Postmaster Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement
Royal Mail expands its national same day network through acquisition of eCourier
Dim Weight: What’s the Deal with Parcels?
Video: APWU’s Dimondstein Appears on ‘The Big Picture’ with Thom Hartmann
Going Postal in Turkey
NALC: 2015 Penalty Overtime Exclusion
Mail Handlers Received Guaranteed Wage Increase Effective November 14, 2015
NPMHU: Wounded Warrior Federal Leave Act Signed Into Law
New mission won’t save U.S. Postal Service
NPMHU: USPS Issues Financial Report for FY2015
Jimmy Fallon Tells ‘Esquire’ About the Time He Almost Became A Mailman

November 17, 2015
Family wants jail time after postal worker's traffic death
Man reports mail theft after encountering fake postal worker
Americans Support Cutting Mail Services to Save USPS, Study Finds
Dallas: 28 Charged in $9.5 Million Scheme to Steal Money From Workers Comp
Houston: Post Office Responds to Reports of Multiple Complaints
Most want Postal Service to act like business
APWU: Reported USPS Loss is “Essentially a Fraud”
Nine New Jersey Postal Employees Indicted For Fraudulently Collecting Unemployment Benefits
While Employed
USPS: New video explains Self Plus One enrollment type
South Carolina CCA administers CPR
New survey seeks to fix what ails the USPS
USPS offers new education discounts
USPS hiring 30,000 seasonal employees nationwide
Study: Millions of Packages Enter U.S. Without Screening
USPS Proposes New Print Technology Promo for 2016

November 16, 2015
A New Social Engineering Mission Won't Save the Postal Service
Eyewitness News Looks Into Delivery Complaints at Post Office in Houston
Delivery economy: Receiving parcels evolving for consumers as volume expands
Brooking's Paper On the Postal Service Gets the Facts Wrong
Measure to Measure: Data, management and the reliability of the mail
Sellers Say January USPS Rate Hike Threatens Their Business Model
New Mexico post offices overwhelmed with passport requests
Postal banking would defeat predatory lending for good
More than just window dressing: Front clerk at Brainerd Post office retires after 22 years
Carpe diem, or dumb and dumber?

November 15, 2015
Vehicle accident claims life of postal worker
Video: Walking A Cold Route
Video: CCA - City Carrier Assistant - It's Not As Easy As It Looks

November 14, 2015
83-year-old man crashes car into Placentia post office
Maine book dealer latest to receive an upright Jenny Invert pane
Portland proposes $6.5 million for USPS relocation to Troutdale
Constitution-loving Rand Paul wants to kill the postal service
USPS to Implement Sweeping Regulatory Change That Will Require All Parcel Shippers to Verify
Addresses
Ralph Nader: For America’s Unbanked: Re-Establishing The Postal Savings Bank
Is USPS growth hindered by legislation?
Postal Service revenue gain allows 'limited flexibility' to invest
Postal reform arriving via snail mail

November 13, 2015
APWU Motion to Request Info on Statistical Design Plan (PDF)
Main ABQ post office: No available passport appointments until 2016
Dog terrorizes Tulsa neighborhood and stops mail delivery
Federal jury awards $150,000 to disabled letter carrier who sued Postal Service
USPS reports end of fiscal year results: $1.2 billion operating profit
Pennsylvania Contract Driver Charged With Mail Theft
7-Eleven Expands Locker Space, Hoping to Cash In on E-Commerce Wave
NALC President Rolando’s statement on USPS’ FY2015 financial report
Alabama Resident and U.S. Postal Worker Pleads Guilty for Involvement in Stolen Identity Tax Refund
Fraud Ring
Video: Sanders scores major union endorsement over Clinton
Former postal employee gets probation for stealing medications to help ailing son
Modesto police, Postal Service see rise in mail theft
Lima postal worker honored for saving police officer from dog attack
Emerging “B2Me” Parcel Delivery Models

November 12, 2015
Marge Jessee, Beloved Post Office Supervisor, Retires
Postal Service Gets Help Sorting Packages
The Postal Service's "Retail Channel Strategy": A blueprint for privatizing the post office
Off-duty postal police officer wounded in shooting in Newark
USPS cop stable
APWU: Executive Board Endorses Bernie Sanders for  President
Caught on camera: Cordova homeowner says postal worker mishandled his mail
Santa Fe woman: Postal worker drove through my yard
Video: Frustration mounts as lines stretch over two hours at one Las Vegas PO
Egregious Incidents of Package Delivery Mayhem
Trucking Company Employee Charged With Stealing U.S. Mail
Postal Workers Union Endorses Bernie Sanders, in Boost to Underdog

November 11, 2015
Transgender employees at center of controversy over restroom at North Side post office
Egregious incidents of package delivery mayhem
Frustration mounts as post office lines stretch over two hours (one man waited nearly three and a
half hours)
Missouri: Former Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Stealing
Video: USPS temporarily stops delivering mail to Tulsa neighborhood because of ‘aggressive dog’
Deutsche Post DHL Profit Plunges on Software Costs
Probation given to former Arkansas letter carrier in mail thefts
Former Kansas City postal employee pleads guilty to stealing from cash drawer

November 10, 2015
Postal Service Apologizes for Epic Package Toss
China's Post Office Savings Bank Planning $10 Billion IPO
Japan: Fed up postal worker stashed 29,000 undelivered items at her home
Shelbyville Post Office's new postmaster ready for the challenge
Residents upset at increasing mail theft from community mailbox
USPS worker fired after THROWING $199 package of delicate electronics
Caught on cam: Kenmore mailman ‘air-mails’ package from Jeep
Video: USPS Holiday "SLAMMED"
Too Many Giant Mergers
USPS red ink is Washington’s
Ohio USPS manager convicted of using government credit card to buy gas
Corrected ‘mistake’ stamps could net Waterville bookstore owner up to $60,000
Postal Service releases on-time performance reports for Q4 2015
3 Men, Woman Arrested In Connection With Ongoing Mail Thefts In California
Florida Gyrocopter Pilot May Not Serve Jail Time

November 9, 2015
Tractor-trailer crashes in front of post office
Trailblazing mailwoman to movie stars
Youngstown mail-processing center still processing
UPS and FedEx try every tech trick to speed up deliveries
Video: FOX25 Investigates fraud within the US Postal Service
Bernie Sanders’s passion for the prosaic — or why the Post Office is part of what makes America
great
A new line of business for the post office: Banking?
Postal worker recalls exhausting rescue mission
Man convicted in 1985 mail bomb arrested on parole violation
It was once socially acceptable and surprisingly affordable to send children by parcel post

November 8, 2015
A postal trove of undelivered letters from the 17th century

November 7, 2015
Gyrocopter pilot to plead guilty to one felony count
Canada: Elderly man saved by letter carrier who noticed mail piling up
Linn's: Confusing regulations stymie postmark hand-back service for wedding postcard
Knik postal investigation still unresolved
Congressman delivers mail with USPS
Former Ohio PMR, postmaster relief, indicted on theft charge
Postal Service’s ‘Priority’ Should Be Delivering Mail

November 6, 2015
APWU says prices will rise if Staples acquires Office Depot
McKnight postal carrier receives award for heroic actions
Dayton: 4th area postal worker charged this year
USPS Worker Throws Greensboro Man's Package to Front Door
USPS Has Shed 250K Employees in the Past 20 Years. Here’s How
Confusing regulations stymie postmark hand-back service
APWU Files Unfair Labor Practice Charge in Response to ‘Stay Survey’
Tennessee PMR charged with theft of postal funds
I designed the Canada Post community mailbox, but send your hate mail elsewhere
Sacramento couple sentenced for 2012 burglary of postal vehicle
Postmaster General and CFO Host Web Call on U.S. Postal Service End of Fiscal Year Results
Will Japan Post's Huge IPO Teach the U.S. Post Office to Privatize?
What the U.S. doesn’t like about Japan’s post offices
Former Colorado city carrier assistant admits to stealing computer
Lawyer: Man in gyrocopter flight to Capitol to plead guilty
Stay Protected from "Porch Pirates" this Holiday Season

November 5, 2015
After 100 Years, America's Most Unique Postal Route Stands the Test of Time
Kenya Post bets on buses to roll up revenue
New postmaster takes over at Olive Hill
Posey Co. postal carrier accused of stealing prescriptions out of the mail
Debating the future of the USPS
Amazon Prime Offering Midnight Delivery For Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
Video: Absentee voters miss mark: Why the mail may be to blame
APWU: NLRB Calls Interference on Staples
Fourth Dayton area postal worker charged with illegal conduct this year
Video: Bernie Sanders Plan to Transform the USPS
Video: Former Pennsylvania Postal Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing Cash
Postal worker union says prices will rise if Staples acquires Office Depot
U.S. Postal Service To Hire 30,000 Employees For Holiday Season
Former Illinois Carrier Pleads Guilty to Workers Compensation Fraud
Alabama USPS Truck Driver Wins $1M Prize

November 4, 2015
Moscow creates vast new bank from Post Office
Racy fliers showing nude women OK in the U.S. Mail?
Ohio absentee ballot applications late after being processed in Michigan
Shares in Japan Post Surge After IPO Raises $12 Billion
Federal Employees’ Right to Disobey Is Becoming Clearer
Illinois letter carrier pleads guilty to workers comp fraud
Post office mural missing for decades rediscovered
Brookings paper on the Postal Service gets the facts wrong
Two West Virginia postal workers charged with embezzling funds
Video: Dad, a postal employee, thinks his son is taking him to Niagara Falls. Watch son spring a big
surprise.
US Postal Service offering reward leading to arrest of a mail carrier attacker in TN
No-contest plea in postal worker’s death

November 3, 2015
U.S. Post Office Mocked for Asking Movie Bloggers to Plug Peanuts Stamps
How the Postal Service Thinks it Can Predict the Next Cyber Breach
Mystery Tackle Box Company Owner Says 23% Proposed Rate Hike is Excessive (PDF)
E-commerce Resuscitates Moribund India Post
Carl Junction Post Office wins national breast cancer fundraiser for third year
Woman says postal worker damaged her package
Yellow Jacket Post Office Celebrates 100 Years
UPS deploys 18 electric trucks to Houston-Galveston area
California postal worker dies from on the job injuries suffered in 2004
Videos: Postal Service’s holiday TV ads debut
Video: Count on USPS
Matamoras, PA letter carrier rescues woman trapped in burning car
Temporary Emergency Committee of the Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet Nov. 13
Postal worker fed up with rude customers
NYC postal employee alleges harassment, bloody beating by NYPD after he unknowingly gave
directions to cop killer
Suspect arrested after allegedly being in possession of large quantity of stolen mail

November 2, 2015
Retiring Post Office Clerk Honored by Local Business Organization
Yuma: Landscapers hired to clean up post office after community concerns
Long Island: Postal workers decry cuts in service, wages at Melville rally
Best Buy Is Trying Out One-Day Delivery in San Francisco Area
NALC supports plan to move postal workers to separate health insurance pool
Senator Thomas Carper: "Reforming the Postal Service"
USPS, Staples Produce a Mound of Documents
Police Investigating Reports Of Mail Tampering In Ashland
Postal Service advised to turn competitors into partners
NPMHU: Two-year Budget Approved by House and Senate
OIG Audit Asks: Do You Like to Sample New Products Before Buying Them?
NAPS calls on Congress to mitigate potential increases to Medicare Part B Premiums and
Deductibles
Co-opetition in Parcel Delivery: An Exploratory Analysis (PDF)
More hope for postal reform

November 1, 2015
VIDEO: USPS Driver Backs Into Pole
A threat (illegal drugs) to public safety and the economy via the U.S. Mail
A Hell's Kitchen Post Office With Condos on Top
Letter carrier one day away from retirement is hospitalized after collision
Brockton MA PO closed by fire reopens
Letter Carriers, USPS work on funding retiree health care
No double-dipping when it comes to stamps
Walmart Wants to Use Delivery Drones, Our Skepticism Reaches a New High
PRC Invites Public Comments on Postal Service Metrics

October 31, 2015
Halloween
Last route for Wyoming mail carrier after 52 years
Postal Monopoly Abuse: Consumers Deserve a Refund
Car accident in Maryland sends letter carrier to the hospital
Video: Company rethinks policy after refusing to print stamps to honor late veteran
APWU: New Congressional Majority Against Mail Delays
PRC Invites Public Comments on Postal Service Metrics

October 30, 2015
Richmond's historic Saunders Station post office sold, finally
Contract delivery workers are suing Amazon
Police search for men who robbed postal carrier in Oklahoma City
Postal Service offers free email alert service for package tracking
USPS: Online tool can help employees choose health plan
Delivery plays crucial role in online shoppers’ decisions
Car rear-ends mail truck in Fredonia, NY - Carrier taken to hospital
Video: Thief steals packages with family steps away
Postal carrier says he broke leg in Crosby’s dock collapse
UPS retirees brace for pension cuts
Should the post office also be a bank?
Man Arrested After Postal Worker Thwarts Attempted Robbery

October 29, 2015
Ex-Gates Mills postmaster gets 10 months for stealing more than $57K
Ex-Virginia Beach postal carrier sentenced to one day for mail theft
Bernie Sanders has a pretty revolutionary idea to change America's post offices
Postal service lies cost us billions
Where U.S. Mail Went to Die
Vehicle Crashes Through Talent Post Office
UPS To Deliver Record Holiday Shipments
APWU: Workers Comp Fraud Investigations - questionable tactics?
USPS: Domestic Competitive Products Pricing and Mailing Standards
Should Rural Mail Carriers Drive Privately Owned Vehicles?
Payday Loans Cost the Poor Billions, and There’s an Easy Fix
NY clerk charged for stealing mail
Mail operations are overhauled in New Milford, CT
Why is Strategic Planning for Transportation Important for the Postal Service?

October 28, 2015
After 25 years of mail service, postmaster says mailboxes are now too short
Man to buy 1,666 Breast Cancer Research stamps in honor of late wife
NY: Postal worker admits to stealing Christmas gifts meant for poor kids
Utah: Mail ballots now, USPS urges
Pocatello delegation meets with USPS operations management team in Washington
More packages equals more holiday jobs for USPS
NALC/USPS Management Discord in Dallas
The Dark Side of Italy's Postal Privatization
Could the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle be the next USPS mail truck?
Walmart Joins the Delivery Drone Generation
Video: More packages equals more holiday jobs for USPS
Officials tell Colorado voters: don’t use postal service to send postal ballots
Canada Post's delivery debate reignites as Liberals set to take office
Few tears shed over halt to Canada Post's "community" mailbox rollout
OSHA: USPS forced Iowa letter carriers to work in excessive heat
NPMHU Prepares for National Negotiations
USPS to Launch Online Health Records Database
Video: Woman arrested in connection with package theft in Omaha
How Can the Postal Service Improve Its IDIQ Contracts Process?
An employee at a contract postal unit in New Mexico has pleaded guilty to stealing more than
$10,000 worth of money orders last year.
Canonsburg investigation launches federal probe into forged U.S. postal money orders
UPS CFO: We're ready for peak season and we will deliver
New Congressional Majority Against Mail Delays

October 27, 2015
Prospects Dim for USPS Early-Retirement Offers
Robber takes mail carrier's pants, shoes and wallet
Napa post office is now earthquake time capsule
No mail for weeks confounds Clifton residents
Fannie Allison's 'angel' wears a postal service uniform

October 26, 2015
Canada Post suspending community mailbox installations
VIDEO: Montreal mayor helps destroy base for community mailboxes
Postal worker accused of intentionally hitting woman with mail truck
Job postings reveal Amazon plans to take worldwide delivery, transportation into its own hands
USPS Workforce Size and Employment Categories, FY 1995-2014 (PDF)
6th grade girl will mail you a secure password you won't soon forget
Grantsdale ZIP code going away as woman closes garage post office
When Titans collide: UPS petitions the PRC to change USPS costing methodologies
The man behind the West Lafayette Post Office mural
Cops: postal worker fled scene after striking woman with mail truck in Massachusetts
Texas postal worker resigns following investigation into mail strewn on road
Web-Shopping Deluge Boxes In Landlords
Ever Wonder How Amazon.com Pays for All That Free Prime Shipping?
Assange suggests journalists use the postal service to thwart government spying
Appeals board throws out company’s patent claim on USPS returned mail process
USPS Service lets customers redirect packages
APWU President: The 2016 Presidential Election: My Thoughts; How About Yours?
How Could Mail Processing Be More Efficient at the New York Morgan Facility?
A Forward PASS

October 25, 2015
Postal Service Tops The List of Whistleblower Retaliation Complaints
Former postal employee and sexually violent predator takes cyanide after Colorado arrest
SF Postal Service Needs Workers For The Holiday Season
Mailbox thefts at 16 buildings and counting in WEHO
New Star Wars Stamps Force You to Get Them ... From the UK  
Royal Mail Star Wars Stamp Collection
Private post office could replace abruptly-closed Settlers Bay facility
Teamsters Vow To Stand With UPS Pilots On Picket Lines

October 24, 2015
USPS Denies It Has Missing Damaged Package, Still Turns Down Customer's Insurance Claim After
Finding It
USPS OIG Report: Optimization of Passport Facilities (PDF)
Pilots Vote To Authorize Strike Against UPS
Alton IL post office work still on hold
Future of Clarksburg WV post office still in limbo after public comment period passes
New Forever Geometric Snowflakes stamps bring holiday color and cheer
Let’s make the banks serve us: How the government subsidizes the super-rich, while we pay the
overdraft fees
Use snail mail to thwart spies, Assange tells journalists
West Hollywood Mailbox Thefts: Now 15 Buildings and Counting

October 23, 2015
USPS' bizarre reason for denying insurance claim
Postal union warns against using new USPS health database
Amazon Posts Another Surprise Profit, While Sales Surge
This app bets you'll pay $5 to avoid having to go to the post office
USPS Issues RFP for Next Generation Delivery Vehicles
Longtime letter carrier retiring this month
Two Letter Carriers Recognized by District Manager
Article 12 Event for the Toledo Processing and Distribution Facility has been canceled
NALC: House and Senate introduce Medicare Premium Fairness Act
Sanders, Warren Oblivious: USPS Should Stick To Delivering Mail
Video: Woman makes strange discovery after receiving package
Sonecon Chairman Robert Shapiro finds Government-based subsidies unfairly benefit the U.S.
Postal Service in its private sector operations
APWU: Bernie Sanders Touts Postal Banking on Jimmy Kimmel - Dimondstein Follows Up on Ed
Schultz Show
NALC: Does election of Canada’s new PM end cluster-box conversion there?
Bernie Sanders Addresses APWU Conference
Is PostalOne! There When You Need It?
NAPUS: USPS EXTENDS MITIGATION PROCESS TIMELINE
APWU: Don’t Focus on ‘Postal Pulse’
Do you speak benefits? Site can help employees understand health terms
Video: D.C. Based CBS Teen Drama “The Inspectors”
Study: USPS's Package and Shipping Prices Are Artificially Low

October 22, 2015
UPS to pay $4.2 million for falsifying delivery records
Phoenix: Suspect attempts to attack postal worker delivering the mail
The Life and Death of an Amazon Warehouse Temp
Amazon assembling executive team to support rollout of shipping network
Massachusetts postal employees come to the aid of sick co-worker
Iron Mountain, MI, Processing and Distribution Facility Consolidation
Postal Service gives thumbs-down to new zip codes for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton
hamlets
Bomb squad called after postal carrier finds beeping package - Observer & Eccentric Newspapers
Horrific Slayings Carried Out by U.S. Postal Workers

October 21, 2015
USPS Looking for Holiday Workers
Officials Tour Pocatello USPS Processing Center With Plans to Reopen
Postal worker delivering pot gets prison time
Snail mail lives up to its name in Central Massachusetts
Bernie Sanders' Highly Sensible Plan to Turn Post Offices Into Banks
Lufkin man who shot mail carrier with BB gun gets 7 years probation
APWU: Arbitrator Hammers USPS in Maintenance Staffing Case
Former Maryland Letter Carrier Sentenced to Prison for Drug Trafficking and Bribery
Video: Oklahoma Carrier Accused Of Stealing Money, Gift Cards
Former postal worker from Bridgton Maine pleads guilty to illegally opening packages

October 20, 2015
Thieves rig mailboxes across Eagle Rock
Unlike Milwaukee, Grand Rapids' downtown post office is staying put for now
Neighborhood outraged over mailbox keys
VIDEO: The Inspectors - Behind the Scenes
VIDEO: USPS Carrier Drives Into Ditch
USPS: Health coverage offers possible tax savings
Did yesterday’s election just kill mass conversion to cluster boxes in Canada?
Why We Should Be Talking About Russell Simmons’ RushCard Fiasco
LOOKING BACK: Forget Gmail or text, send me a letter
Japan is finally privatizing its postal service after years of delays
Video: Postal peeve pesters Columbus, GA couple
Private post office rises in place of shuttered facility