"Abundance," New Kwanzaa Stamp Renowned artist Synthia Saint James has created a new Kwanzaa stamp for the U.S. Postal Service. The new Kwanzaa stamp issued on October 1, 2016 is called "Abundance," and is currently available online and at local post offices. Show More Summary
Dorothy Height’s tireless efforts as a civil rights icon will be recognized as a part of the U.S. Postal Service’s 2017 collection of “Forever” stamps. Known as one of the most influential leaders of the civil rights movement, Height’s...Show More Summary
Nearly 2,000 people in New Zealand are gearing up to spread a little joy by giving a gift to a stranger. The gift exchange is run by the country's postal service and is now in its seventh year.
The single most important institution the federal government could create, according to the founders, was the United States Postal Service. They believed access to accurate information was essential to the success of their new government. Show More Summary
The joyous game is powered by Twitter and the country's postal service.
Photos from Black Friday in Union Square, Postal Service big rig overturns in Millbrae, and C.W. Nevius gives thanks as he bids farewell. [ more › ]
Drivers experienced delays Friday morning after an overturned U.S. Postal Service big rig shut down the Millbrae off-ramp on Highway 101, officials said. The ramp will remain closed until federal postal service employees arrive on scene to transfer the mail, which was strewn across the off-ramp, to another truck, said Sgt. Show More Summary
ShopMate is a freight-forwarding service run by Australia Post that solves a common online shopping problem. In short, it sets up a US postal address so that you can buy items that don't ship internationally. Purchases are then forwarded onto you for a "small" fee. Show More Summary
Vox contributors Dion Lee and Mac Schneider explain how ZIP codes were used to organize the American postal service, and some of the ways service could be improved in the future. Zip codes were invented in 1963 to help the United States Postal Service deal with huge increases in mail volume. The Zone Improvement Plan, […]
As 2016 draws to a close, the US Postal Service is proposing a new 2017 postage rate increase. Here's the details you need to know.
The United States Postal Service is investigating after one of its drivers allegedly yelled racially charged insults at a Hispanic man in Cambridge, Mass. Boston Magazine reports that Yarden Katz, a fellow at the Harvard Medical School, witnessed a postal worker telling a Hispanic man that he...
In the future, most homes won’t have garages because their owners won’t own cars. Rooms can be reconfigured by pushing the walls. Postal service or bike couriers might not be necessary -- drones will handle many package and take-out deliveries. At least, that’s KB Home’s vision. As part of the...
Sounds like: Jamie xx, Oh Wonder, The Postal Service What's so good? It's true! Yesterday we shared that The xx were dropping clues of new music on the horizon, and today it's here. Brand new choons from The xx. What's kinda funny to me is that "On Hold" sounds a lot like The Postal Service. Show More Summary
Most online retailers are keen to keep their customers happy. Unfortunately, postal services are not known for their reliability and sometimes stuff goes missing during transit. When you put these two facts together, it's usually not that difficult to score a refund by claiming a shipped product never arrived on your doorstep. Show More Summary
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam Correios, the Brazilian postal service, has renewed its sponsorship deal with the Brazilian swimming federation, but at a lower price than the previous deal. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Correios Renews Sponsorship of Brazilian Federation, But At Lower Rate
Disgraced cyclist argues that team sponsor U.S. Postal Service got its money’s worth
Here is his latest meltdown. At a rally in Golden, CO, Trump said: I have real problems with ballots being sent. Does that make sense? Like people saying, “Oh, here’s a ballot. Here’s another ballot. Throw it away. Oh, here’s one I like. We’ll keep that one.” I have real problems, so get your ballots [...]
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