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Judge finds UPS liable to New York over cigarette shipments

A federal judge on Friday held United Parcel Service Inc liable for having illegally shipped hundreds of thousands of cartons of untaxed cigarettes in New ...

U.S. Postal Service to Issue New Global Forever and 3-cent Stamps this Spring

The Postal Service will issue two new stamps this spring — a global international rate stamp and a 3-cent stamp. The Green Succulent Global international ...

APWU: Motor Vehicle Service PSE Salary Exception Agreement Reached

03/23/2017 - On March 10, the Union signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Postal Service that remedies the situation where Motor Vehicle Service ...

Mailbox Bombs Blamed For Oklahoma wildfires

BEGGS, Oklahoma - A deliberate federal crime leaves more than 10 acres scorched in Okmulgee County. Investigators are looking for the person who blew up ...

USPS response to The Hill op-ed on PRC 10-year review

While the U.S. Postal Service welcomes constructive dialog surrounding the Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) 10-year review of the pricing system for market-dominant products, we cannot ...

How effective is the Postal Service’s Service Visibility scanning program?

In fiscal year 2016, the Postal Service spent about $4.2 billion on surface transportation. The Postal Service’s Scanning Visibility (SV) program is used to track ...

A Post Office Named After Marvin Gaye? Congresswoman Says Let’s Get It On

A new bill introduced on Capitol Hill is calling for a U.S. Postal Service office located at 4040 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles to ...

Missing mail could come to end in Wyndmere, N.D, arrest warrant filed

Based on an investigation done by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and the United States Postal Service Office of Inspector General, a rural mail carrier ...

Celebrating women – USPS leaders discuss career advancement

The Postal Service is continuing its long tradition of helping women employees advance in their careers, USPS leaders said during a panel discussion this week. ...

Remembering Mike Smith, postal worker and labor stalwart

Mike Smith was: I stop myself here. I have stared at the computer screen for ten minutes trying to finish this sentence. Let me tell ...

Neighbor disgruntled that nearby home gets mail delivery, but they don’t

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Two homes in the same neighborhood side by side, but the mailman only delivers to one house, neighbors said. When Brandy ...

Motorist claims she was injured when postal employee backed into vehicle

LOS ANGELES – A Pacific Palisades resident alleges a U.S. Postal Service employee collided with her vehicle while she was driving in an alley in ...

NALC submits comments in PRC’s rate-setting review

The Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) required 10-year review of the way the U.S. Postal Service sets its prices for postage and postal products is underway, ...

Postal Service Asks Its Regulator to Stop Regulating Its Prices

The Postal Service is looking to replace the middleman that sets the prices for its products, requesting instead that it hold the power to set ...

Can Amazon take on FedEx?

“Amazon is a retailer. We’re a transportation company.” Not a chance if you ask FedEx Founder and CEO Fred Smith. He has a simple explanation: ...

Dutiful – and very stubborn – Charlotte postman exposes mail order marijuana business

The packages were sent from Arizona to residential addresses in Charlotte and High Point. Williams’ otherwise successful plan fell apart last Jan. 9, when a ...

Ex-Postal Worker Admits Scamming $1.2M in Federal Benefits

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A former U.S. Postal Service worker in western New York has pleaded guilty to scamming the federal government out of more ...

Protect American consumers by retaining a balanced approach to Postal rates

In the formal comments we recently submitted to the PRC, we show that the USPS is actually in good financial shape.  It has approximately $8 ...

How the United States Postal Service Molded America

When Benjamin Franklin founded the Constitutional Post in 1774, he inadvertently created the central nervous system of early America. This postal system connected revolutionaries from ...

American Bankers Association Advocates for Stable Postal Rates

In a comment letter to the U.S. Postal Regulatory Commission today, ABA advocated for maintaining stable postal rates based upon the Consumer Price Index. Given ...
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