POSTAL NEWS

US Postal Service Moves To Escape Facial Recognition Suit

US Postal Service Moves To Escape Facial Recognition Suit

The U.S. Postal Service is asking a D.C. federal judge to throw out a lawsuit challenging its use of facial recognition and other technologies to collect personal information, saying a privacy watchdog lacks standing because it hasn't shown how the organization was harmed ...
Postal Worker Charged with Issuing Money Orders Without Receiving Full Payment

Postal Worker Charged with Issuing Money Orders Without Receiving Full Payment

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that SHANNEL SMITH, age 41, of Orleans Parish, Louisiana, was charged on ...
Name of man who killed two then shot himself at Memphis U.S. Postal Service facility released

Name of man who killed two then shot himself at Memphis U.S. Postal Service facility released

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — UPDATE 10/14/2021 - The United States Postal Inspection Service has released the name of the shooter in ...
Woman accused of killing ex was recently fired due to 'incident' with him, affidavit says

Woman accused of killing ex was recently fired due to ‘incident’ with him, affidavit says

The victim has been identified as 33-year-old Jason Schaefer, according to an arrest affidavit. LONGMONT, Colo. — The woman accused ...
Memphis postal shooting: What we know about victims, gunman

Memphis postal shooting: What we know about victims, gunman

WREG went to a Cordova home that was reportedly occupied by the man some suspect of being the shooter. WREG ...
Ex-girlfriend arrested in Longmont, CO shooting of postal worker

Ex-girlfriend arrested in Longmont, CO shooting of postal worker

LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – An arrest has been made in the deadly shooting of a USPS postal worker in Longmont. Police ...
Marc D. McCrery has been named USPS Customer Experience vice president

Marc D. McCrery has been named USPS Customer Experience vice president

Marc D. McCrery has been named Customer Experience vice president, succeeding Kelly M. Sigmon, who is retiring at the end of ...
2 of America's biggest regional delivery companies are combining to create a new competitor for UPS and FedEx

2 of America’s biggest regional delivery companies are combining to create a new competitor for UPS and FedEx

LaserShip, a package-delivery company with service across the East Coast and South, is acquiring OnTrac Logistics, a West Coast delivery ...
Postal worker shot and killed in Longmont, CO

Postal worker shot and killed in Longmont, CO

A postal worker was shot and killed in southwest Longmont Wednesday, and police are still looking for the shooter. The ...
New Study Examines How the U.S. Postal Service Uses Subsidies and Special Privileges to Support Its Parcel Business at the Expense of Universal Mail Service

New Study Examines How the U.S. Postal Service Uses Subsidies and Special Privileges to Support Its Parcel Business at the Expense of Universal Mail Service

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by Dr. Robert J. Shapiro and Isaac Yoder of Sonecon LLC, a D.C.-based economic analysis and advisory organization, found that ...
Statement from NALC President Fredric Rolando on the Lamar Annex Shooting in Memphis

Statement from NALC President Fredric Rolando on the Lamar Annex Shooting in Memphis

“The men and women of the National Association of Letter Carriers are deeply saddened by Tuesday’s fatal shooting at the ...
White House: Walmart, FedEx, UPS to go 24/7 to address supply bottlenecks

White House: Walmart, FedEx, UPS to go 24/7 to address supply bottlenecks

Major goods carriers Walmart, FedEx and UPS will move to working 24 hours a day, seven days a week in ...
Oversight Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Declining Delivery Standards at the U.S. Postal Service

Oversight Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Declining Delivery Standards at the U.S. Postal Service

Washington D.C. (October 12, 2021)—On Friday, October 15, 2021 at 11 a.m. CT / 12 p.m. ET, Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Chairman of ...
Work-life balance, poor management plague Postal Service employees

Work-life balance, poor management plague Postal Service employees

U.S. Postal Service employees are less satisfied with their jobs than their counterparts in the private sector or at other government agencies, ...
Former mail carriers say understaffing, management to blame for delays

Former mail carriers say understaffing, management to blame for delays

Two former Charlottesville Post Office mail carriers say chronic understaffing and poor management are on-going issues that may contribute to ...
Neighbors in Collier Township put ribbons on mailboxes in honor of mail carrier who was shot, killed

Neighbors in Collier Township put ribbons on mailboxes in honor of mail carrier who was shot, killed

Neighbors in Collier Township, Allegheny County, placed blue ribbons on their mailboxes in honor of the mail carrier, Louis Vignone, ...
3 employees killed in shooting at postal facility in Memphis

3 employees killed in shooting at postal facility in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two U.S. Postal Service workers were fatally shot Tuesday at a postal facility in Memphis and a third ...
Pharmacist - USPS plan could lead to medication shipping delays

Pharmacist – USPS plan could lead to medication shipping delays

EAU CLAIRE — People who get medications delivered through the U.S. Postal Service should plan for longer shipping times starting ...
Pedestrian dies after being struck by USPS tractor trailer on Dallas interstate

Pedestrian dies after being struck by USPS tractor trailer on Dallas interstate

Dallas, Tx. A pedestrian was fatally struck by a U.S. Postal Service truck that was heading north on Interstate 35E ...
President Biden Announces Nomination of Michael Kubayanda for Commissioner of Postal Regulatory Commission

President Biden Announces Nomination of Michael Kubayanda for Commissioner of Postal Regulatory Commission

Michael Kubayanda, Nominee for Commissioner, Postal Regulatory Commission President Biden designated Michael Kubayanda chairman of the Postal Regulatory Commission in ...
Friends And Family Say Postal Worker Louis Vignone Sold His Home To Get Away From Accused Killer Eric Kortz

Friends And Family Say Postal Worker Louis Vignone Sold His Home To Get Away From Accused Killer Eric Kortz

COLLIER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) — Louis Vignone was a popular figure in the Sheraden neighborhood for many years. In May ...
The Postal Service is slowing the mail to save money. Critics say it's a death spiral

The Postal Service is slowing the mail to save money. Critics say it’s a death spiral

Kevin Yoder is a former Republican lawmaker who leads a new group called Keep US Posted, which is made up of ...