Postal Worker remains in critical condition after mail truck crash in Maryland

A Postal Worker remains in critical condition after he was thrown from the vehicle when it crashed in Bowie, Maryland authorities said Friday. Read more The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a crash in Bowie that left a driver in critical condition. The driver is an employee with […]

Video: Mail Carrier Hailed As Hero For Helping Toddler

Mail Carrier Hailed As Hero For Helping Toddler WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes-Barre police took custody of a toddler after finding the child alone inside a Hazle Street apartment Friday morning. Officers said the toddler was bruised and wearing only a dirty diaper, alone in a filthy place, with a space heater on. A mail carrier walking […]

Video: Why companies are racing for almost-instantaneous delivery

Why companies are racing for almost-instantaneous delivery April 9, 2015 – PBS -From the Pony Express to Federal Express, the delivery business keeps getting faster and faster. Now there’s an explosion of same-day or sooner services, including the promise of home delivery by drone. But there’s debate about how many customers are really interested in […]

APWU , USPS Settle Disputes on Use of Acting Supervisors

Union, Management Settle Disputes on Use of 204bs 04/10/2015 – The APWU and USPS reached two pre-arbitration settlements on April 9, resolving disputes over the use of acting supervisors (204bs) in Bulk Mail Entry Units and in Office-in-Charge assignments, Clerk Craft Director Clint Burelson has announced. According to the settlement involving Bulk Mail Entry Units (BMEUs), […]

Texas Letter Carrier Convicted in Massive Stolen ID Tax Refund Fraud Scheme

Postal Worker Convicted in Massive Stolen Identity Tax Refund Fraud Scheme HOUSTON, TEXAS – The final person has been convicted in an eight-defendant conspiracy in which fraudulent tax returns were filed using identification information that was stolen and used without lawful authority, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. Edward Dwayne Vallier, 42, of Houston, entered his […]

Tax Day reminders: Postal property regulations must be obeyed

USPS wants to ensure safe and convenient access to postal property for all customers on Tax Day, which is Wednesday, April 15. Postmasters should make sure customers and others obey regulations regarding permissible activities. No one should be allowed to obstruct entrances or impede public access to USPS property. Soliciting contributions or collecting signatures on […]

Postal Worker Critically-Injured After Truck Overturns

  Update: A U.S. Postal worker is hospitalized Thursday after he lost control of his vehicle in Prince George’s County. The postal worker lost control of his truck along Route 450 near High Bridge Road in Bowie, Maryland, around 3 p.m. Thursday. The truck overturned and the worker was ejected. Firefighters said the victim, a […]

Video: Maya Angelou Stamp Unveiling Ceremony

Maya Angelou Stamp Unveiling Ceremony April 7, 2015 – Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Ambassador Andrew Young and others dedicated the Dr. Maya Angelou Forever Stamp at Washington, DC’s Warner Theater on April 7th, 2015. More than 80 million Maya Angelou Forever stamps were produced. Customers may purchase the stamps at usps.com/stamps, the Postal Store, at […]