| Feb 12, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Dear Help Squad,
On January 15, 2015, we took a box to the UPS Store on Lake Avenue in Edens Plaza in Wilmette. This box was shipped and returned one week later as unacceptable. We paid $86 for shipping and insurance. Our items were shipped to...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 2:35 PM
What's the difference between a service charge and a tip at a restaurant? And if fuel prices are so low, why haven't UPS and FedEx dropped their fuel surcharges?
It's another edition of "Is It Just Me?" — where no question is too small for The...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:06 PM
A former UPS employee has been charged with stealing more than $4,100 worth of prescription painkillers, Bethlehem Township police said.
The thefts began about a week after Leonard William Spearing was hired at the UPS facility in the 2300 block of...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Physically getting something from here to there inexpensively and efficiently despite the weather, distance, snarling dogs and whatever other obstacles may get in the way?
"Going postal" should be considered a great thing.
If we could all go postal,...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:13 PM
A 23-year-old man is accused of trying to mail about $60,000 worth of marijuana from Colorado to his home in Texas.
The Pueblo Chieftain reports Johnny Wolfe, of San Angelo, Texas, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of possession of marijuana with...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:47 PM
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The RedEye CSO The Godfater Twitter Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 10:00 AM (CT) on Friday, January 29, 2015 and ends at 1:00 PM...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:49 AM
La Cañada Flintridge
Residential burglary: 1200 block of El Vago Street. A man reported that he locked his residence when he left it at 8:15 a.m. When he returned at 7:35 p.m. it was apparent someone had broken in and ransacked the house....
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:23 AM
A 21-year-old Florida woman who said she dropped out of school in ninth grade admitted Monday that she defrauded about $800,000 from unsuspecting investors.
Using the stolen identity of a Credit Suisse bank official, a UPS mail drop in Fort Lauderdale...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:09 PM
A man was sentenced Thursday for his role in the mailing of four pounds of crystal methamphetamine to Hawaii that was stuffed in two mannequin heads.
Zebulon Bates, 37, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, was sentenced to 52 months in prison and has until next month to...
| Jan 25, 2015
Like many workers, Julio Cervantes has a job but isn't an employee.
Cervantes, 46, drives a semi-truck around Southern California, picking up cargo at the local ports and delivering it to warehouses and rail yards.
Since 2002, he has worked for a...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 3:07 AM
Amazon.com and state officials will announce Tuesday plans for new facilities in the Chicagoland region that would employ at least 1,000 people within three years, according to the state's economic development agency.
"We're beginning site selection...