| May 21, 2014
| 7:28 AM
A Texas couple says a postal worker killed their pet dog with a rock when the 5-year-old Yorkshire terrier escaped from their yard, according to the Star-Telegram.
Lawrence Brown says the dog was always friendly and never aggressive. He believes the dog...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Stephen says there's a new mail carrier in his neighborhood, and she's fond of chatting on her cellphone.
In fact, she spends so much time yakking away, Stephen says, she sometimes delivers mail to the wrong house. She also frequently uses the F-word,...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Georgia O'Keeffe was already a world-renowned Modern artist when she returned to her family's former home in Williamsburg to receive an honorary degree from the College of William and Mary on May 7, 1938.
But to many residents of this small Southern...
| May 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
SAG-AFTRA and SoundExchange have identified nearly 2,000 union members who may have a cumulative $2.3 million in unclaimed royalties for use of their recordings from digital radio services.
SAG-AFTRA and SoundExchange announced Wednesday that funds...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:37 AM
Donate nonperishable food items at your mailbox during the
National Association of Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday.
Your letter carrier will collect bags of food and donate them to Feeding South Florida food banks on Saturday,...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
One of the marvels of the Internet to date is that it's largely been a level playing field where there is equal access to all (at least those not blocked by oppressive governments), an arrangement that has not only encouraged innovation and investment but...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Two state attorneys general have reached nationwide settlements with an online address changing service to settle accusations that it deceived customers. Thousands of customers of change-my-address.com/change-of-address.us will receive refunds from a $3...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Lee Smith's neighborhood finally is thawing out.
Ice patches have receded. Grass patches have reappeared. And mail is being delivered regularly.
Smith is among several people who live in the neighborhoods off Presidential Drive in Whitehall Township...
| Apr 24, 2014
Everyday Chicagoans came armed with plenty of ideas Wednesday night about where to locate a home for George Lucas' collection of art and movie memorabilia.
But members of the Galactic Empire seemed to be otherwise engaged, as no one arrived in a "Star...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:09 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation has issued a report to Congress that criticizes the U.S. Postal Service's disposal of historic properties and calls for suspension of all sales until a host of recommendations are implemented....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:06 AM
The Lance Armstrong doping scandal continued to reverberate through cycling on Tuesday as an independent panel levied stiff penalties against three staff members from his former team.
Team director Johan Bruyneel was banned from the sport for 10 years,...