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  • Postal inspectors intercept mailed drugs

    James A. Buck gladly accepted the package at his Parkville office from the deliveryman wearing a UPS uniform. But minutes later, police swooped in to arrest Buck, 54, and seized the parcel, which had contained three pounds of marijuana he sent to himself...
  • State could buy downtown Annapolis post office

    State could buy downtown Annapolis post office
    Top state officials will decide Wednesday whether to buy the Annapolis post office on Church Circle to use it for government offices. The Board of Public Works -- comprised of the governor, comptroller and treasurer -- will vote on spending $3.2 million...
  • Schiff criticizes Burbank post office closure plan

    Schiff criticizes Burbank post office closure plan
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday said he would fight any move to close the Glenoaks post office in Burbank to cut costs at the financially-strapped U.S. Postal Service. In a letter to U.S. Postal Service Postmaster Gen. Patrick Donahoe, Schiff...
  • Suspicious package at mail center in West Lawn sends 3 to hospitals

    Suspicious package at mail center in West Lawn sends 3 to hospitals
    Three people, including two postal workers and a police officer, were taken to hospitals this morning after a suspicious package spurred a hazardous materials response at a sorting facility in the West Lawn neighborhood, officials said. The incident...
  • Forever stamps: U.S. Postal Service releases vintage seed packet designs

    Forever stamps:  U.S. Postal Service releases vintage seed packet designs
    The U.S. Postal Service welcomes spring with the new Vintage Seed Packets Commemorative Forever stamps. These first-class stamps, based on photographs of seed packets from a century ago, were dedicated at the Philadelphia National Stamp Exhibition....
  • When public infrastructure goes private

    Consider some of the things that have bound our nation together: Universal postal service at a flat rate, whether you live in Santa Monica or Sitka, Alaska. Interstate highways, built with taxpayer funds and free of tolls. Regulated phone and electric...
  • Five questions with ... John Kennedy

    Five questions with ... John Kennedy
    Helping companies save money on postage can bring in the big bucks. Baltimore-based Three Dog Logistics picks up mail from clients with high volumes, "commingles" it with other client mail going to the same ZIP code and delivers it closer to the end...
  • Food for Thought: How Often Do You Use the U.S. Postal Service?

    Food for Thought: How Often Do You Use the U.S. Postal Service?
    The United States Postal Service delivered a record loss of more than $15 billion in the 2012 fiscal year. Food for Thought: How Often Do You Use the U.S. Postal Service?      
  • Postal worker pleads guilty to stealing gift cards, mail

    A former postal worker admitted Friday that she stole mail and the money inside those envelopes at a Linthicum postal facility, victimizing more than 250 people, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Baltimore. Dorothy Jean Gibson, 56, of Windsor...
  • Lemont cyclist Vande Velde admits to doping, gets 6-month ban

    Lemont cyclist Vande Velde admits to doping, gets 6-month ban
    Cyclist Christian Vande Velde of Lemont is among the 11 former Lance Armstrong teammates who admitted to doping during testimony under oath in the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency investigation of Armstrong. Vande Velde said in an affidavit he had doped from 1999...
  • USPS barred from borrowing more

    USPS barred from borrowing more
    The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service has reached its $15 billion debt limit as capped by Congress and is barred from borrowing more. The Postal Service hit the cap on Sept. 28, a spokesman confirmed, reinforcing the fact that its cash reserves are...