| Apr 23, 2011
| 1:46 PM
Some people on the ritzy Upper East Side appear to have forgotten they still live in New York City. Police say several of them have been robbed -- after leaving their apartment doors UNLOCKED.
There have been six robberies this month, and investigators...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 8:41 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The Grinch who tried to steal Christmas has been arrested, Newport Beach police announced Thursday.
After receiving complaints from residents that their holiday packages delivered to their doorsteps were being stolen in recent...
| Dec 24, 2010
| 5:38 PM
A Newport Beach resident accused of stealing residents' Christmas presents off their doorsteps spent Thursday night in the Orange County Sheriff's Department jail, according to booking records with the agency.
Melanie Kathleen Astin, 42, was arrested...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON -- Federal aviation officials urged air carriers Friday to voluntarily take steps to reduce the risk of cargo fires caused by overheated lithium batteries, an indication of regulators' growing concern about the threat posed by air transport...
| Feb 4, 2011
UPDATE: Stanley, the starving pit bull rescued by a UPS driver in February, is on the rebound.
The pit bull mix is now living at a foster home, is a star pupil at his obendience class and displays a pleasant disposition.
For more information on...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 12:55 PM
After years of failed efforts to impose a hard curfew on flights at Bob Hope Airport, local congressional representatives are pushing new legislation to bar planes from taking off or landing at Burbank between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m.
Reps. Adam Schiff (D-...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:07 PM
UPS (ticker symbol UPS) is the world's largest package delivery company, in terms of revenue and volume, and a global leader in supply chain solutions, with annual revenues of $13 billion. It has distribution centers in Orlando and Longwood.
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Santa Claus and two of his elves pedaled their bicycles across Fort Avenue and up Woodall Street, stopping beside an apartment across from the Domino Sugar Factory.
With Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" blasting from a boombox — and...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:25 PM
On a day expected to be the busiest in FedEx's 40-year history, Diane Maleski got to work extra early — at 4:30 a.m. That was long before the first trucks arrived from the airport bearing parcels that would be piled onto conveyor belts, sorted by...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 11:04 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Monday is expected to be one of the busiest mailing days of the year for the U.S. Postal Service, as people rush to get gifts and holiday cards to their loved ones.
The Post Office estimates that 97 million people will mail letters and...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Karen M. Liss Levin, a senior engineer for United Parcel Service who enjoyed playing the piano, died of cancer July 3 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The longtime Timonium resident was 54.
Born and raised in Norwich, N.Y., Ms. Levin was a 1976...