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APWU – Tackling Workplace Harassment

The newly formed Workplace Environment Committee met on July 11-12 at the Tommy Douglass Center in Silver Spring, MD to correlate mediums, methods and procedures ...
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NAPS Chat with Rep. Gerry Connolly

Topics: Rep. Connolly's views about the status of postal legislation, the USPS' universal service obligation, and the statute that established managerial and supervisory consultations over ...
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Postal Service Tractor-Trailer Hangs Off I-295 in South Jersey

A U.S. Postal Service tractor-trailer tumbled off a busy South Jersey highway Friday morning, leaving it perched nearly upright off an overpass. The truck driver ...
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Midwest City, OK postal clerk convicted of embezzling funds, making false records

OKLAHOMA CITY – The former lead Sales and Service Associate at the Midwest City Post Office was convicted today of embezzlement of postal funds, theft ...
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Police escort coming for mail delivery to apartment complex in Athens, GA

ATHENS, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - The United States Postal Service restored mail delivery to an Athens apartment on Thursday. It had been suspended because of ...
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Accused killer of postal carrier paranoid from meth use

SHREVEPORT La -- A postal worker "was in the wrong place at the wrong time" when he was shot and killed by a meth user ...
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NY man arrested for breaking into mailboxes outside post office had key

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – After a months-long investigation, Springfield police arrested Eric Encarnacion-Medina outside the Belmont Avenue Post Office this week. Surveillance cameras were set ...
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Edenton, NC man sentenced for burglaries of post office

EDENTON — An Edenton man has been sentenced to more than a year in federal prison after pleading guilty to taking part in a plot ...
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Mail delivered late? Madison USPS mail carrier says there’s a severe staffing shortage

Kriesel is not alone. A U.S Postal Service mail carrier, who asked to remain anonymous for fear of retaliation, said there's a major staffing shortage in Madison. ...
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Illinois Mail Carrier Ejected From USPS Truck In Burbank Crash

BURBANK, IL — A mail carrier was seriously injured Thursday morning in Burbank after her U.S. Postal Service truck was hit from behind by a ...
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USPS dedicates Frogs stamps

The Postal Service dedicated its Frogs stamps July 9 in Boise, ID. “Frogs play an important role, not only in their natural habitat, but to ...
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USPS invites employees to audition for holiday ads

The Postal Service is inviting employees to audition for a holiday-themed advertising campaign. Employees who are chosen to participate could be featured in a variety ...
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NLRB: Employee Conduct in Response to USPS Unlawful Actions Not Grounds for Discharge

An employer violated the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) when it discharged an employee who refused to participate in a performance evaluation scheduled for discriminatory ...
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How US postal inspectors go ‘undercover’ on the dark web

  For federal agents investigating cybercrimes, gathering open source intelligence is a lot like going undercover. They establish fake identities to gain the trust of ...
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Actor Danny Glover: My parents proudly worked for the US Postal Service. Don’t destroy it.

When I was growing up in the 1950s and 1960s, my family planned our vacations around big picnics for post office employees. I remember the ...
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‘Informed Delivery’ offered by U.S. Postal Service a target for criminals

BOSTON - When Chris Staros received a text message about a duplicate credit card he didn’t order last year he jumped into action. “I said, ‘Well ...
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NY Assembly member Calls For Official Audit of Mail Delivery in North Brooklyn

Assembly Member Joseph Lentol is calling on the United States Postal Service Inspector General to complete an audit of mail delivery in North Brooklyn after ...
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NPMHU 2019 Contract Update #2

You are reading the second 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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Former Kingston parking officer Blaber accused of assaulting postal worker in Oregon

A former Kingston parking enforcement officer who secretly taped his own firing and has had several run-ins with local law enforcement has been arrested in ...
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Congressional bill aims to protect workers in extreme heat

Last July, U.S. Postal Service carrier Peggy Frank was found dead after overheating in her mail truck in Woodland Hills. On that record-breaking 117-degree day, the 63-year-old ...
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