The union representing some 50,000 postal workers across the country has called a news conference for Thursday morning to provide a public update on negotiations and could issue strike notice.
Swiss Post, the national postal service in Switzerland, will test robots next month in three cities to deliver food and medicine. The robots, which are small, six-wheeled pods, travel slowly on sidewalks.
A canvas-and-leather bag containing family photos and letters written to relatives in Haverhill by a sailor during and just after World War II was discovered recently in an antique shop in New Hampshire.
The US Postal Service does not own the building and a spokesperson says right now there are no plans to close the facility. Town leaders still worry about that possibility and fear how that could affect Kewanna.
WASHINGTON — To mark the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary and salute the organization for its unwavering dedication to preserving America’s natural splendor, the U. S. Postal Service announces new artwork that incorporates the National Parks postage stamps released earlier this year.
“We are working, living and struggling in a time where there is an all-out war on workers, our families, our communities, our standards of living, our rights, our organizations,” he said. “Make no mistake about it: It is Them vs. Us. Wall Street vs. Main Street. Capital vs. Labor...
It is no secret that FedEx Corp. and UPS Inc. have long enjoyed a near duopoly on U.S. business-to-business ground parcel traffic, and that they have used their market power to move in virtual lockstep when setting published rates for those services.
“Indeed, we’re delivering more ecommerce packages to homes than any other shipper,” Karpenko said. “We identify this through the number of packages delivered to homes every day, and where the orders come from.”
Auora, MN - The future of an Iron Range mail carrier's job could be decided next month after she was convicted of driving drunk while on the job.
Nancy McMillan's Katy-area neighborhood of Williamsburg Parish has a cluster mailbox instead of a traditional one at the end of each driveway. One of the parcel lockers at the bottom of the cluster is missing a key and Nancy says it's been that way for two years.
Although USPS is growing its shipping business, the organization continues to face financial pressures from ongoing declines in First-Class Mail revenue, Chief Financial Officer Joe Corbett reports in his latest “Dollars and Change” video.
Twain’s opposition to the post office spanned several decades, with the acclaimed author making many of his gripes public. He published newspaper articles with harsh criticisms of new regulations, publicly feuded with members of the service, and even scored a meeting with Britain’s Postmaster General in an effort to makes overseas shipments more affordable.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service will commemorate the joyous Hindu festival of Diwali with a Forever stamp. The Wednesday, Oct 5, first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony will take place at the Indian Embassy in New York City.
ROYAL PALM BEACH (CBS12) — Protein powder caused a scare at the post office in Royal Palm Beach.
RICHMOND, Va. – A Richmond Post Office, located at 3004 North Avenue, has been temporarily closed due to mold in the facility.