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  • Howard Co. police warn residents about mail theft

    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...
  • Grief knows no rank [Commentary]

    Grief knows no rank [Commentary]
    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...
  • Wrigleyville moped driver charged in assault

    Wrigleyville moped driver charged in assault
    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...
  • Effort afoot to make blue laces a symbol of support for U.S. goods

    Effort afoot to make blue laces a symbol of support for U.S. goods
    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....
  • U.S. Postal Service reports $5-billion yearly loss

    U.S. Postal Service reports $5-billion yearly loss
    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...
  • Will 'Harry Potter' Stamps Succeed Where 'The Simpsons' Failed?

    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...
  • Thousands salute veterans

    Thousands salute veterans
    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...
  • Amazon's Sunday delivery to spread next year

    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...
  • Report: Amazon and U.S. Postal Service reach deal for Sunday delivery

    Report: Amazon and U.S. Postal Service reach deal for Sunday delivery
    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...
  • District 11, EC schedule, TV, weather, directions

     
    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),......
  • Daughter of LAPD sergeant charged in fatal hit-and-run

    Daughter of LAPD sergeant charged in fatal hit-and-run
    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...