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Missouri USPS carrier’s suit against postmaster general alleging Rehabilitation Act violations can move forward

ST. LOUIS – A federal judge has allowed a St. Louis mail carrier who claims he was denied a position and a requested transfer due ...
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Election officials fear thousands of votes could go uncounted if the US leaves the Universal Postal Union

Thousands of absentee ballots could be uncounted in upcoming elections thanks to President Donald Trump's objection to a treaty which governs the international mail exchange ...
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Postal facilities required to fly the POW-MIA flag on POW-MIA Recognition Day on Sept. 20th

National POW-MIA Recognition Day, which honors the sacrifices made by members of the armed forces held as prisoners of war or listed as missing in ...
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Winter berry stamps arrive this week

It’ll begin to look like winter at the nation’s Post Offices this week. Winter Berries, a booklet of 20 stamps that highlight four seasonal plants, ...
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Postal Worker Recovering After Being Pinned Between Car and Truck

A postal worker is recovering Friday after he suffered major injuries to his legs when he was pinned between his U.S. Postal Service Truck and a ...
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Robbers break through wall to rob Tequesta Post Office

TEQUESTA, FL — Federal investigators are looking for suspects and investigating whether mail was stolen in a break-in reported at the Tequesta Post Office. The ...
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United States Settles with United Parcel Service for Overcharging Federal Agencies under GSA Contract

The Department of Justice announced today that United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations that ...
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Asbestos removal closing a south Minneapolis post office for more than a week

Much-needed repairs involving asbestos removal will shut down a post office in south Minneapolis starting Monday. The Nokomis Station at 5139 34th Av. S. is ...
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60 Minutes: Deadly fentanyl bought online from China being shipped through the mail

By now, you may know a family shattered by the opioid epidemic. In 2017, there were 47,000 opioid deaths. That’s more Americans than were killed ...
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NPMHU – 2019 Contract Update #7

You are reading the seventh Contract Update produced and distributed by the NPMHU during the course of 2019 negotiations.  These updates, along with the Union’s ...
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Postal contractor enters guilty plea for stealing mail

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — An employee that was contracted to deliver mail by the U.S. Postal Service has pleaded guilty to stealing mail containing cash, ...
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US loses ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ to antiquated international postal union, White House says

The Trump administration is once again threatening to leave the international postal union, claiming its “antiquated rules” have resulted in the U.S. subsidizing packages from China at the expense ...
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Slain postal worker’s family receives special recognition

SHREVEPORT, La (KTAL/KMSS) – The mailman who was murdered while working his route was honored Thursday by his fellow postal workers. The local postal union wanted to ...
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Court Rules Postal Service’s Largest-Ever Stamp Price Increase Is Illegal

A federal court dealt a major blow to the U.S. Postal Service on Friday, ruling that the mailing agency’s five-cent price increase for stamps that ...
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US Postal Service worker among those arrested on drug-related charges in Amarillo

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — After a months-long investigation, three men are arrested on drug-related charges in Amarillo. One of those men is a U.S. Postal ...
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U.S. Postal Service worker pinned between vehicles in crash

NATIONAL CITY, Calif. (KGTV) - A U.S. Postal Service deliveryman was pinned against his mail van in National City Thursday when a driver having a ...
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USPS OIG: Competitive Products Pricing Best Practices

Objective The Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act of 2006 (PAEA) divided postal products into two categories: market-dominant and competitive. The PAEA established rate-setting policies and ...
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USPS Management Instruction EL-510-2019-6: Annual Leave Sharing Program

Effective September 12, 2019, the Postal Service™ published Management Instruction (MI) EL-510-2019-6, Annual Leave Sharing Program, to update eligibility requirements for career or transitional Postal Service employees ...
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New USPS vice president – Guilfoil to oversee Supply Management

Mark Guilfoil has been named supply management vice president, a position he has held on an acting basis since April. Guilfoil will manage the organization’s ...
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Former Postal carrier convicted of mail theft

FAYETTEVILLE — A former U.S. Postal Service employee was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday for stealing mail from her rural route. Eleanor Repper got 10 ...
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