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Tuscumbia man pleads guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping for holding postal worker at knifepoint

Tuscumbia man pleads guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping for holding postal worker at knifepoint

TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (WAFF) - A 50-year-old man accused of holding a postal worker at knifepoint is facing a 15-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to 2nd degree kidnapping ...
AECOM awarded third consecutive nationwide contract with the U.S. Postal Service

AECOM awarded third consecutive nationwide contract with the U.S. Postal Service

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AECOM (ACM), the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been awarded an indefinite ...
Mail Handlers Honor Workers Memorial Day

Mail Handlers Honor Workers Memorial Day

FIFTY YEARS AGO on April 28, Workers Memorial Day, the Occupational Safety and Health Act went into effect, promising every ...
NAPS - Congress Must Act Now to Restore and Sustain Our Postal Service

NAPS – Congress Must Act Now to Restore and Sustain Our Postal Service

The following statement from NAPS President Brian Wagner, Executive Vice President Ivan D. Butts and Secretary/Treasurer Chuck Mulidore was presented ...
Revenue and Costs in the Retail Network

Revenue and Costs in the Retail Network

The Postal Service’s more than 31,000 post offices constitute the largest retail network in the U.S. by number of locations, ...
U.S. Postal Service Exit Processing

U.S. Postal Service Exit Processing

Objective Our objective was to assess the Postal Service’s exit processing and determine whether managers revoked facility access for separated ...
Wake County won't pursue campaign finance allegations against PMG Dejoy

Wake County won’t pursue campaign finance allegations against PMG Dejoy

RALEIGH, N.C. — Wake County’s District Attorney’s Office has decided not to pursue a criminal investigation into allegations that U.S. Postmaster ...
USPS Mishandled Employees’ Personal Information, Audit Finds

USPS Mishandled Employees’ Personal Information, Audit Finds

An inspector general report says that USPS “mishandled” the personally identifiable information of some 89,000 employees who have veterans status, ...
NFTs by mail? US Postal Service plans to support postage tokens

NFTs by mail? US Postal Service plans to support postage tokens

The United States Postal Service will soon be stepping into the nonfungible token market. Not to release artwork or music, ...
Online Vendor Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Postage Fraud Scheme

Online Vendor Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Postage Fraud Scheme

SAN DIEGO ­– Cuong H. Nguyen pleaded guilty in federal court today to conspiring to engage in a wide-ranging postage ...
Banking at the post office? Service would help millions of ‘unbanked’ Americans

Banking at the post office? Service would help millions of ‘unbanked’ Americans

Last month, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan, the boldest economic relief package since President Roosevelt’s New Deal nearly a ...
USPS earns 91% approval in IG survey despite pandemic challenges

USPS earns 91% approval in IG survey despite pandemic challenges

The Postal Service faced every challenge imaginable last year, from handling a historic volume of mail-in ballots to delivering a ...
Postal portal to expedite congressional inquires

Postal portal to expedite congressional inquires

The Postal Service will soon introduce an online portal to help expedite service inquiries sent by consumers to U.S. lawmakers ...
USPS offers guidance for employees on stimulus checks

USPS offers guidance for employees on stimulus checks

The Postal Service is delivering the latest batch of stimulus checks under the American Rescue Plan, which was signed into ...
Postal Service reminds employees about new Click-N-Ship label design

Postal Service reminds employees about new Click-N-Ship label design

The Postal Service is reminding employees about a new Click-N-Ship label design that features an updated marking in the upper ...
Springfield, Missouri mail carrier accused of sexually assaulting 78-year-old woman on his route

Springfield, Missouri mail carrier accused of sexually assaulting 78-year-old woman on his route

A mail carrier in Springfield has been accused of sexually assaulting a 78-year-old woman on his route. Mark Poag, 59, ...
Feds in Puerto Rico accuse USPS mailman who pretended to be unemployed to receive emergency funds for PUA fraud

Feds in Puerto Rico accuse USPS mailman who pretended to be unemployed to receive emergency funds for PUA fraud

A Federal Grand Jury in Puerto Rico indicted two men for fraud into the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program (PUA). It is the ...
Customer Perceptions of the U.S. Postal Service During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Customer Perceptions of the U.S. Postal Service During the COVID-19 Pandemic

An OIG survey administered during the COVID-19 pandemic found a majority of people across the United States held a favorable view of the Postal Service (91 percent) ...
U.S. Postal Service celebrates America’s love of coffee

U.S. Postal Service celebrates America’s love of coffee

In case you aren’t aware of the importance of coffee… The U.S. Postal Service is celebrating America’s love of coffee ...
COVID Costs And Major Reforms At The U.S. Postal Service

COVID Costs And Major Reforms At The U.S. Postal Service

On April 2, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) quietly announced it had received $8.6 billion for “COVID-19-Related Operating Expenses,” from the U.S ...
Congress should stop attacking DeJoy and consider his plan to fix the Postal Service - WaPO editorial

Congress should stop attacking DeJoy and consider his plan to fix the Postal Service – WaPO editorial

LAST YEAR was a rough one for the U.S. Postal Service. Relentlessly bashed by then-President Donald Trump, the Postal Service ...
New webinar series to address FEHB, Medicare

New webinar series to address FEHB, Medicare

Postal Service employees can participate in a webinar series to learn more about the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program, ...