Video: Ocoee TN Post Office destroyed by tornado

The United States Postal Service Tennessee District confirms the Ocoee Post Office was destroyed by a tornado Tuesday night. The USPS says until further notice Ocoee customers should use the Benton Post Office located on Main Street. Rural letter carriers will attempt delivery to customers on the route. The Gatlinburg Post Office will reopen today […]

Video: Thirteen postal workers hospitalized with heat related illness at Chicago’s River North Post Office

CHICAGO (WLS) –Ambulances rushed 13 employees at a River North post office to the hospital with heat-related illness Saturday morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department According to witnesses, temperatures inside the facility at Ohio and Dearborn were near 100 degrees and they said it has been that way since the middle of the week. […]

Video: Laredo TX Post Office Finds Sixty-Three Pounds of Heroin in mail package

LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) – Post office workers find a package they won’t soon be delivering. Federal agents including K-9 officers were called to a local postal service facility to conduct a drug search and this is what they found. Nearly 63 pounds of heroin wrapped in several bundles were found in a box disguised as […]

Alibaba Logistics Arm to Work With USPS on Cross-Border E-commerce

Cainiao, Alibaba Group’s logistics affiliate, has agreed to work with the United States Postal Service to speed delivery of merchandise ordered by U.S. consumers on Alibaba’s international online shopping platforms. Under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) announced today, Cainiao and the United States’ national mail carrier agreed to collaborate on the development of enhanced shipping […]

Video: Knife-wielding man mistakes stamp kiosk for ATM, tries to rob woman inside post office

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. – Police have arrested a Reading man for allegedly robbing a woman at knife-point at a stamp kiosk. It happened at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday inside the Gus Yatron Post Office on North 13th Street in Muhlenberg Township. “The robber came in and demanded money, thinking that she was at the ATM, when […]

Video: USPS Is Falling Down On Job, Residents of NY Town Say

USPS Is Falling Down On Job, Residents of NY Town Say HARTSDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Some Westchester County residents are the latest to say that mail service has gone from predictable to sporadic, and that the Post Office is falling down on some of its basic duties. As CBS2’s Lou Young reported, the mail is […]

Bloomfield PA Post Office Robber Gets Prison Sentence

February 6, 2015 – PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh resident has been sentenced in federal court to 35 months imprisonment, followed by three years supervised release, and restitution in the amount of $569 on his conviction of robbing a U.S. Post Office, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today. United States District Judge Mark R. […]