| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Truckers who own their vehicles loathe trips with an empty truck bed. But when Mishael Israel faced the money-sapping bind on a recent morning, he had a solution. An Uber-style solution.
Israel's first freight pickup awaited in La Mirada, about 60 miles...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:47 PM
FedEx Ground plans to finish construction of a new 200,000-square-foot distribution center near Langley Speedway next September, the company confirmed.
The 22-acre site at 61 Floyd Thompson Drive in Langley Research and Development Park is close to...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:56 PM
Los Angeles police on Wednesday said detectives were seeking additional possible victims of a United Parcel Service worker charged with sexually assaulting two women.
Anthony Leroy Tinzly was charged on June 23 with 12 felony counts including rape,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The majority of police officers in Baltimore City are brave men and women who work hard to keep us safe and are underpaid for their efforts. However, in every basket there are a few bad apples.
The two officers that killed someone's pet dog last week...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:26 AM
United Parcel Service Inc, the world's biggest package delivery company, said it would start charging by size of packages for all ground services in the United States as it looks to offset rising fuel costs.
Rival FedEx Corp made a similar move in May,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:10 AM
United Parcel Service Inc. on Friday announced the appointment of chief operating officer David Abney to the role of chief executive.
Abney, 58, becomes the company's 11th CEO and will replace Scott Davis, 62, who will retire from the company. Davis...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Here's the thing about the dangerous jobs made famous by reality television shows such as "Deadliest Catch" and "Ax Men" -- the pay is generally lousy relative to the considerable (and literal) risk to life and limb. Fishermen and loggers can expect...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Habitat for Humanity receives $35,000 gift
Doylestown Presbyterian Church recently contributed $35,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County's "House that Faith Built" campaign. This represents the largest contribution to the campaign thus far, and...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:27 PM
UPS Store Inc, a unit of United Parcel Service Inc, warned of a potential data breach at about 51 of its franchised center locations in 24 states across the United States.
There was no evidence of fraud arising from the incident, the company said.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Customers at UPS Stores in Orange and 50 other locations across the country may have had their personal information and credit or debit card details swiped by hackers from January to this month, though the shipping company has found no evidence of fraud...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:31 AM
Reports: July consumer confidence, S&P Case-Shiller home price index for May, Redbook and ICSC-Godlman Sachs retail sales for period ending July 28
Local earnings: A.M. Castle & Co., Anixter International Inc., Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Calamos Asset...