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Postal Service Makes the Sun Shine Bright With Forever Stamps

Postal Service Makes the Sun Shine Bright With Forever Stamps

GREENBELT, MD — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Sun Science stamps today. The Forever stamps were dedicated during a ceremony at the Greenbelt Main Post Office and are now for sale at Post Offices nationwide ...
Essex County Man Admits Conspiring to Steal Mail and Commit Bank Fraud

Essex County Man Admits Conspiring to Steal Mail and Commit Bank Fraud

NEWARK, N.J. – An Essex County, New Jersey, man today admitted to conspiracy to commit bank fraud by soliciting U.S ...
USPS surpassed its goal of $1 billion through employee-generated sales leads in 2021

USPS surpassed its goal of $1 billion through employee-generated sales leads in 2021

The Postal Service has surpassed its goal of raising $1 billion through employee-generated sales leads in 2021 — with 16 ...
New Season, New Successes for GSA/UPSS USAccess Pilot Program!

New Season, New Successes for GSA/UPSS USAccess Pilot Program!

Great news on our work with the United States Postal Service (USPS). All 120+ USAccess Agencies commissions and boards participated ...
Postal worker risks life to warn KCMO apartment residents of fire in building

Postal worker risks life to warn KCMO apartment residents of fire in building

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A postal worker risked his life Tuesday night to warn residents of a fire inside their ...
USPS OIG - COVID-19 Leave Administration

USPS OIG – COVID-19 Leave Administration

Objective Our objective was to assess the Postal Service’s management of its employees’ use of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) leave ...
Workhorse challenges USPS decision to award vehicle contract to Oshkosh

Workhorse challenges USPS decision to award vehicle contract to Oshkosh

WASHINGTON, June 16 (Reuters) - Electric vehicle company Workhorse Group filed a legal challenge on Wednesday to the U.S. Postal ...
Postal Worker Pleads Guilty To Sealing Over $90,000 In Cash And Stamps From The Postal Service

Postal Worker Pleads Guilty To Sealing Over $90,000 In Cash And Stamps From The Postal Service

BUFFALO, N.Y. - U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Lisa Mesler, 55, of Niagara Falls, NY, pleaded ...
Video Shows Thieves Ransacking Mail Truck in San Jose

Video Shows Thieves Ransacking Mail Truck in San Jose

A San Jose community is in limbo and left wondering if their personal information, credit cards, and other packages are ...
USPS touts service improvements

USPS touts service improvements

The U.S. Postal Service has been in the news recently as newspaper industry advocates such as the News Media Alliance ...
Amazon’s Airplanes Move Cargo for U.S. Postal Service

Amazon’s Airplanes Move Cargo for U.S. Postal Service

Over the past several years, Amazon has dramatically expanded its fleet of aircraft to help it ship Amazon orders to ...
GAO - U.S. Postal Service: Customer Complaints Process

GAO – U.S. Postal Service: Customer Complaints Process

The U.S. Postal Service's financial viability has been on our High Risk List since 2009. Declining mail volumes and increased costs have ...
Postmaster envisions generational change for U.S. mail service

Postmaster envisions generational change for U.S. mail service

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Louis DeJoy is uninterested in the niceties of Washington. The wealthy longtime businessman with an outer borough ...
USPS OIG - Shedding a Light on USPS Service Performance

USPS OIG – Shedding a Light on USPS Service Performance

You probably have heard a lot recently about the pandemic and other issues causing problems with mail delivery, with some ...
Postmaster who stole from the mail to support her drug addiction avoids federal prison sentence

Postmaster who stole from the mail to support her drug addiction avoids federal prison sentence

A former postmaster who admitted stealing from the mail to feed her drug addiction won’t be going to prison for ...
Mystery Message in New Forever Stamps

Mystery Message in New Forever Stamps

What: Put your sleuthing skills to the test with the bright colors and interesting shapes of the new Mystery Message ...
PA Postal worker hit by vehicle while walking in a crosswalk

PA Postal worker hit by vehicle while walking in a crosswalk

A U.S. Postal Service carrier sustained minor injuries after being struck by a station wagon while walking in a crosswalk ...
USPS honors Wichita mail carrier for 60 years of service

USPS honors Wichita mail carrier for 60 years of service

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A United States Postal Service (USPS) worker was honored Friday morning at the distribution facility on ...
USPS begins annual awareness, safety campaign

USPS begins annual awareness, safety campaign

More than 5,800 Postal Service employees were attacked by dogs last year, an increase compared with 2019 that can be ...
Man Pleads Guilty to Year-Long Mail Theft Spree in Arlington, VA

Man Pleads Guilty to Year-Long Mail Theft Spree in Arlington, VA

One of five individuals implicated in a scheme to steal mail from Postal Service boxes around Arlington County has pleaded ...
Former Liverpool Postal Carrier Pleads Guilty to Stealing Gift Cards from Mail

Former Liverpool Postal Carrier Pleads Guilty to Stealing Gift Cards from Mail

SYRACUSE, NEW YORK – Thomas J. Joslin, age 58, of North Syracuse, New York, pled guilty today in federal court ...
USPS Response “Wholly Inadequate” Said Rep. Ruppersberger, As Frustrations Rise With Baltimore-Area Delivery

USPS Response “Wholly Inadequate” Said Rep. Ruppersberger, As Frustrations Rise With Baltimore-Area Delivery

The congressman, who represents Maryland’s second district, said DeJoy’s response was a “litany of excuses, finger-pointing and faulty logic.” Ruppersberger ...