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Postal worker shoots man after argument near Midtown flower shops in Houston

Postal worker shoots man after argument near Midtown flower shops in Houston

A man was reportedly shot three times by a postal worker after an argument continued outside a Midtown gas station Thursday afternoon, according to officials with the Houston Police Department ...
Wind causes heavy damage to Derry post office

Wind causes heavy damage to Derry post office

Heavy wind caused serious damage to the post office in Derry Borough on Tuesday morning. No one was injured when ...
Pittsburgh Woman Stole Mail by Signing Fictitious Name on Return Receipt

Pittsburgh Woman Stole Mail by Signing Fictitious Name on Return Receipt

PITTSBURGH, PA- A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of mail theft, United States ...
Baltimore Postmaster Makes History As First African American Woman To Hold The Position

Baltimore Postmaster Makes History As First African American Woman To Hold The Position

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Legretta Rawlins started her career with the United States Postal Service in Washington. Through her journey, she found ...
Justices to consider ability of government to challenge patents in administrative process

Justices to consider ability of government to challenge patents in administrative process

The justices have a light calendar for the first week of the February session, with only two cases set for ...
2019 Update - Wounded Warrior Leave

2019 Update – Wounded Warrior Leave

02/11/2019 - Consistent with the requirements of the Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2015, the Postal Service allows veteran employees who ...
PRC to Host Off-The-Record Technical Conference

PRC to Host Off-The-Record Technical Conference

Washington, DC – The Postal Regulatory Commission, in consultation with the U.S. Postal Service, will host an off-the-record technical conference on ...
Bunch defendant pleads guilty to assaulting postal employee

Bunch defendant pleads guilty to assaulting postal employee

A Bunch man pleaded guilty in Eastern District Court last week to assaulting a postal worker with a knife. According ...
Wichita truck driver for post office pleads guilty to stealing mail

Wichita truck driver for post office pleads guilty to stealing mail

A former contract truck driver for the post office in Rose Hill, Kansas, pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing items from ...
Dog found nearly frozen by postal worker, euthanized after biting veterinary technician

Dog found nearly frozen by postal worker, euthanized after biting veterinary technician

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO - There is outrage in the animal rescue community after a dog found on the brink ...
Hattiesburg family says U.S. Postal Service carrier sprayed their dog through a fence

Hattiesburg family says U.S. Postal Service carrier sprayed their dog through a fence

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A social media post is gaining attention after a Hattiesburg resident said her dog was sprayed ...
UPMA supports H.R. 141, the Social Security Fairness Act for the 116th Congress.

UPMA supports H.R. 141, the Social Security Fairness Act for the 116th Congress.

United Postmasters and Managers of America supports H.R. 141, the Social Security Fairness Act for the 116th Congress. Many UPMA current ...
Post Offices Confiscate Record Number Of Marijuana Packages

Post Offices Confiscate Record Number Of Marijuana Packages

BOSTON (CBS) — In the same year Massachusetts pot shops first opened their doors to customers for recreational use, WBZ’s ...
Chicagoans say they’re missing mail after polar vortex

Chicagoans say they’re missing mail after polar vortex

CHICAGO — Residents in Chicago and surrounding suburbs are reporting widespread issues with mail delivery — saying they’re missing bills, ...
Franchising your mailbox might put the USPS out of business

Franchising your mailbox might put the USPS out of business

As far as the current regulations go, only you and the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) have the authority to put ...
Woman trapped in bathtub for 5 days saved after postal worker sees overflowing mailbox

Woman trapped in bathtub for 5 days saved after postal worker sees overflowing mailbox

On Oct. 19, 2018, on a cool autumn day at around 11 a.m., a postal worker delivering mail in Chesaning, Michigan, saw Alison Gibson’s mailbox, ...
Albuquerque post office burglarized twice in two weeks

Albuquerque post office burglarized twice in two weeks

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - A group of people who went the extra mile to protect their mail from thieves are ...
Unsung postal agents diligently keep mail safe

Unsung postal agents diligently keep mail safe

When people think about federal law enforcement officers, they probably think about FBI and ATF agents. There’s been a whole ...
Kirkland mail carrier accused of swiping gift card from mail

Kirkland mail carrier accused of swiping gift card from mail

KIRKLAND, Ariz. (AP) — A Kirkland mail carrier has been arrested for stealing a gift card from the mail. The ...
Scammers posing as USPS creating fake change-of-address websites

Scammers posing as USPS creating fake change-of-address websites

Scammers are creating fake change-of-address websites posing as the United States Postal Service. Scammers are creating websites that look like ...
Trump Aide Warns of Going It Alone on International Postal Rates

Trump Aide Warns of Going It Alone on International Postal Rates

The U.S. will set its own rates for the delivery of international packages, with or without the blessing of the ...
U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

Revenue of $19.7 billion, up 2.9 percent over the same quarter last year Net loss of $1.5 billion Return to ...