Here's Electric GT's race-spec Model S. Poland will subsidize EVs. Postal Service to test alternative fuel vehicles. BMW and Bosch launch second-life grid storage system. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Electric GT Tesla racer, Poland...Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS -- Picture the logo of the U.S. Postal Service. What do you feel? "We all touch the U.S. Postal Service every single day, but if you’re like me, it’s something you either feel a mild sense of dread about or you don’t think about it at all," Brian Boero told attendees at the Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS) conference Thursday...
Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal I thought it was pretty cool the United States Postal Service finally released a Halloween stamp. However, Canada has released something even cooler: Haunted Canada Stamps. I found out about them from the same place I found out about the U.S. Halloween stamps: Linn’s Stamp News. Specifically from Fred...
Turns out Postman Pat is real, you guys. And so is his cat. And they're Kiwi! A friendly cat has taken to "helping" the neighbourhood postal service worker in Taranaki, New Zealand, by jumping into his carry basket everyday. SEE ALSO:...Show More Summary
Good news from Channel Island in the UK: the Channel Island’s postal service, Jersey Post, will use a fleet of 15 all-electric Nissan e-NV200s. The Channel Island’s all-electric postal vans from Nissan will deliver the mail on routes across Jersey — with more ease. The van shares that wonderful, smooth, responsive drive that a Nissan Leaf offers. Show More Summary
Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal Do you live in the United States and ever wish the United States Postal Service would issue Halloween stamps? I mean, they have them for other holidays. Which makes sense, especially for Hanukah, Christmas, and Kwanza. Everyone’s mailing cards galore during the December holidays. However, what about for those...
Click here for reuse options! It's time to put a Forever stamp on this public jewel. Although most of us take it for granted, America's postal service is an amazing bargain. For only 47 cents, you can purchase a Forever postage stamp. Show More Summary
While it's been easy to knock on the United States Postal Service in the last few years, the men and women who brave the weather to deliver our mail don't always get the credit they deserve. The USPS has an unofficial motto, which is inscripted in the James Farley Post Office. Show More Summary
Amazon took another step this week to capitalize on the delivery wars. The e-commerce giant on Wednesday launched food delivery in London. The service is available only to Prime subscribers via the Prime Now app. In postal codes where the service is available, Prime subscribers will see "Amazon Restaurants" on their home page. Show More Summary
For nearly five decades, Reason magazine has advocated the privatization of the U.S. Postal Service. But those calls have become less heated over the years. Why? The Post Office still exists, it's still awful, and we're all going to be paying mail carriers' pensions until the end times. Show More Summary
Former mail carrier Robert J. Taitano of Tacoma, Washington went to prison in July 2015 for assault with sexual motivation and criminal trespass. But if the United States Postal Service had its druthers, Mr. Taitano would still be harassing and fondle women with abandon. Show More Summary
A woman in Tacoma, Wash. is suing the United States Postal Service after it allegedly ignored years’ worth of complaints from women in the area about a perverted postman. Local news station KING 5 reports that Meosha Turner first complained to police about letter carrier Robert J. Taitano...
A tourist took a chance with a hand-drawn map, and the Iceland postal service delivered.
The U.S. Postal Service motto about delivering the mail in snow, rain, heat and gloom of night left out an exception — thieving postal employees. Before we get to the dirt, let’s stipulate that the vast majority of postal workers are conscientious, law-abiding folks who are diligent under difficult conditions. That’s why information from the U.S. […]
The United States Postal Service has a long history of commemorative stamps, so you had to know they wouldn’t ignore the 50th anniversary of Star Trek. This Friday, the USPS will issue their set of four Star Trek forever stamps, and we like what we see. Show More Summary
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Switzerland has announced that its postal service, Swiss Post, will be testing robots, with the intention of eventually...Show More Summary
The U.S. Postal Service has fired a postal carrier who dumped hundreds of pieces of mail into a Lee County, Florida, dumpster, and she could face federal charges. The owner of a nearby pizzeria saw the carrier, whose name wasn't released by the postal service, dump an entire bin of mail containing bills, letters and business fliers.
From schoolchildren to members of Congress, thousands asked the U.S. Postal Service for a Diwali stamp.
If you’re wondering why the tracking number on your mail takes you to a landfill, a restaurant surveillance camera caught a U.S. Postal Service worker throwing hundreds of mail items in the dumpster behind the store, including personal letters, post cards and hundreds of business flyers. Read more...
Customizing bikes is all about seeing potential. Case in point: this cute little ’92 Suzuki GN250 from Portugal’s Dream Wheels Heritage. Back in the day, the GN was the go-to bike for riding schools and the Portuguese postal service....Show More Summary