The U.S. Postal Service has commenced an investigation after a resident filmed one of its workers on Tuesday allegedly tossing mail into a ditch in a wooded area behind a Georgia subdivision. The incident which perhaps gives a new meaning to lost in the mail occurred in the suburban-Atlanta city of Decatur in DeKalb County.... Show More Summary
The first postage stamp and prepaid envelope will be on display starting Friday at the National Postal Museum.
When Alton Uyetake arrived at his desk at Hawaii’s Hilo Post Office on Wednesday, he found an envelope addressed only to the United States Postal Service in Hawaii. It was sent from Cleveland, Ohio but had no return address or name. The...Show More Summary
Kevin Crocilla became New York’s postmaster in June after 33 years serving in a variety of U.S. Postal Service positions, most recently as the city’s operations manager. The former mail... To view the full story, click the title lin...
Yep, I do that all the time. Snail mail and smail (from snail + mail)—named after the snail with its slow speed—refers to letters and missives carried by conventional postal delivery services. The phrase refers to the lag-time between...Show More Summary
How long will it be, do you think, until companies like Amazon start delivering packages to you by drone? If that prospect seems fantastical to you, you're not alone. According to a survey published Tuesday by the U.S. Postal Service, 57 percent of people are either neutral about it or think it's a bad idea. Seventy-five percent of people […]
Sounds like: Wilco, The Postal Service What's so good? Well, well. Death Cab For Cutie have decided to jump into the political game with a song that clearly targets Donald Trump. Nice one. I can't remember the last time I heard a new song out of their camp, so I must confess I was quite excited to see this pop up on my radar. Show More Summary
The United States Postal Service would like to aid in the expansion of smart city technology, according to a recent report from the Office of Inspector General. Proposed are five programs that would focus on how the USPS can help improve smart city technology. Show More Summary
In January of 2014, an African-American maintenance mechanic for the United States Postal Service in Denver filed a complaint charging that he had been subjected to racial discrimination. Specifically, as a recent Equal Employment Opportunity...Show More Summary
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