| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Howard County police and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service are advising residents to take precaution after a number of thefts of outgoing checks from home mailboxes were reported.
There have been approximately 40 cases of theft from mailboxes since the...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:03 AM
We got the dreadful news of the president's murder at a retirement luncheon at the old House of Welsh for our boss, United States Attorney Joseph Tydings.
Stunned and subdued, we straggled back to our fourth floor offices in the nearby United States...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Update: Eric Dahl's case was dismissed at a subsequent court date.
A Wrigleyville man was arrested Sunday night after he was accused of assaulting a U.S. Postal Service police officer who suspected the man was driving his moped around Lakeview while...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The Bluelace Project, which launched on Tuesday via a Kickstarter campaign, wants to make blue shoelaces a symbol of support for American manufacturing that is as visible and instantly recognizable as the yellow ribbon symbolizes support for U.S. troops....
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The beleaguered U.S. Postal Service on Friday reported a $5-billion loss in the last fiscal year and again urged Congress to take legislative action that would help the agency shore up its finances.
The $5-billion loss during the fiscal year that...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The United States Postal Service took a major financial hit when it released a series of commemorative postage stamps celebrating the 20th anniversary of "The Simpsons" four years ago.
But the USPS isn't giving up on offering up fan-friendly characters...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
They came in droves Monday to the Orange County Fairgrounds, many proudly wearing white stickers that read, "I'm a veteran."
The free Veterans Day event, part of a union-led effort called Veterans + Labor: Partners in Service, brought together...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:05 PM
E-commerce giant Amazon will provide Sunday package delivery at no extra cost in two key cities and plans to expand the program dramatically next year.
Kelly Cheeseman, an Amazon spokeswoman, didn't say whether Baltimore would be included in that...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Amazon has announced a deal with the U.S. Postal Service that means customers will soon get delivery on Sundays, according to the Washington Post.
"Previously, a shipper had to use its (the post office's) pricey Express Mail service and pay an extra fee...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Television schedules are set. Weather forecasts have been made. So, here is a look at the updated District 11 and Eastern Conference schedule: DISTRICT 11 Class 4A quarterfinals Friday No. 8 Scranton (7-3) at No. 1 East Stroudsburg South (10-0),......
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:22 PM
A 23-year-old Gardena woman accused of fleeing the scene after a fatal collision with a bicyclist in June is the daughter of an LAPD sergeant and the victim was a U.S. Postal Service worker, police confirmed Thursday.
Vanessa Marie Yanez is charged in...