Video: Hundreds of baby chicks die during shipment to Sanford ME hardware store

Lynn Mullins loves chickens.”We get a lot of eggs, but we mostly have them just for pets,” said Mullins. “May 15th they were supposed to be delivered and we were supposed to pick them up,” Mullins said. Last Monday came, but no baby chicks. When they still hadn’t arrived on Thursday, Mullins said she called […]

Trump Budget Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits, 6-day and door delivery

From Government Executive Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $46B Savings Package – President Trump proposed overhauling the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2018 budget released Tuesday, calling for a slew of changes that would save the agency $46 billion over 10 years. The White House suggested USPS bring its retirement benefits […]

New York Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing over $48,000 from USPS

ROCHESTER, N.Y.- Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Charles Novak, 29, of Queens, NY, pleaded guilty to theft of government money before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth Wolford. The charge carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Assistant U.S. Attorney Kyle Rossi, who is handling the […]

USPS: Henry David Thoreau Commemorated on a Forever Stamp Today

CONCORD, MA — The U.S. Postal Service celebrated writer, philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau during the bicentennial year of his birth with a Forever stamp today. The public is asked to share the news on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #ThoreauStamps. The first-day-issue stamp dedication ceremony took place at the Walden Pond State Reservation […]

SUV Stacked High With Stolen Mail In Santa Clarita; 3 Suspects Arrested

May 19, 2017 SANTA CLARITA (CBSLA.com) – Deputies arrested two men and a woman after finding hundreds of items of stolen mail and packages in an SUV Thursday morning in Santa Clarita, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reports. The suspects are accused of raiding mailboxes throughout the Santa Clarita Valley. The incident began at […]

Ohio letter carrier sentenced to three years in prison for delivering drugs

5/22/17 Akron man sentenced to 12 years in prison, former letter carrier sentenced to three years for bringing methamphetamine to Ohio from California An Akron man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for mailing large shipments of methamphetamine from California to Ohio, and a former letter carrier was sentenced to more than three years […]

PMG Advances Digital Strategies, Innovation in Mailing and Shipping Industry at 2017 National Postal Forum

Postmaster General Brennan Advances Digital Strategies, Innovation in Mailing and Shipping Industry at 2017 National Postal Forum Two million sign up for Postal Service’s Informed Delivery; 10,000 more people on board every day BALTIMORE — May 22, 2017 A new feature that lets customers see emailed images of their incoming physical mail has attracted more […]