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Cedartown, GA post office gets in the holiday spirit

Cedartown, GA post office gets in the holiday spirit

In the small North Georgia town of the post office of the town has decided to bring the holiday home for the community ...
Anti-Privatization Resolution Gains Majority Support in Senate

Anti-Privatization Resolution Gains Majority Support in Senate

Members of the United States Senate have joined members of the House of Representatives in saying, "Don’t Sell Our Public Postal Service". On June 4, S. Res 99, introduced by Gary Peters (D-MI), gained its 51st cosponsor ...
Man says crooks used post office feature to open credit card in his name

Man says crooks used post office feature to open credit card in his name

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - When Chris Staros received a text message about a duplicate credit card he didn’t order last year he jumped into action ...
USPS #LEADtheWay Month now underway

USPS #LEADtheWay Month now underway

The organization wants employees to generate 20,000 leads this month, up from 18,800 leads during June 2018. So far this fiscal year, the employee leads programs have generated $600 million in estimated annualized revenue ...
'Rude' behavior leads to charges against postal customer

‘Rude’ behavior leads to charges against postal customer

For most people, a trip to the post office begins and ends without incident. Rude behavior normally is not part of the equation ...
APWU: Contract Mediation Ending

APWU: Contract Mediation Ending

On Monday, June 3 President Mark Dimondstein and Industrial Relations Director Vance Zimmerman informed the National Executive Council (NEC) that the mediation process was unsuccessful in leading to a voluntary collective bargaining agreement ...
USPS OIG: Facility Conditions, Delayed Mail, and Staffing Levels in Albuquerque, NM

USPS OIG: Facility Conditions, Delayed Mail, and Staffing Levels in Albuquerque, NM

The OIG received two congressional requests. One request came from former U.S. House of Representative Michelle Lujan Grisham and another from Senator Tom Udall on September 5 and September 19, 2018, respectively. Their requests asked the OIG to assess allegations of unsafe facility conditions, delayed and unprocessed mail, and understaffing at post office (PO) facilities in Albuquerque, NM ...
Authorities still hunting suspect that threw acid on a postal worker three years ago

Authorities still hunting suspect that threw acid on a postal worker three years ago

"He asked her where 444 was. She replied by asking, '444 what?' And then he suddenly threw the liquid on her. He attempted to throw it on her face, but she was able to put up her right forearm, so she was able to block a lot of the liquid." ...
China says FedEx probe was launched after ‘complaints from users’

China says FedEx probe was launched after ‘complaints from users’

Beijing began investigating US delivery services giant FedEx after it received “complaints from users”, China’s top postal regulator said, telling foreign operators to safeguard the “legitimate interests” of Chinese companies ...
Amazon Is Primed for a Battle Royale With U.S. Antitrust Regulators

Amazon Is Primed for a Battle Royale With U.S. Antitrust Regulators

It's here. Politicians have been itching for greater oversight of big technology. Now the wheels have been set in motion ...
Fly flags at half-staff through June 4 to honor the victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach, VA.

Fly flags at half-staff through June 4 to honor the victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach, VA.

President Trump has ordered U.S. flags flown at half-staff to honor the victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach, VA ...
USPS OIG: Sorting the Savings

USPS OIG: Sorting the Savings

Processing packages from abroad, especially into the U.S. Postal Service’s JFK International Service Center in New York City, can be a challenge ...
Mail Handler Assistants to Receive Wage Increase effective on May 25, 2019

Mail Handler Assistants to Receive Wage Increase effective on May 25, 2019

Effective May 25, 2019- In accordance with Article 9.7 of the 2016 National Agreement between the NPMHU and the Postal Service, all Mail Handler Assistants will receive an hourly wage increase of $0.21 per hour effective on Saturday, May 25, 2019 ...
New withdrawal options and 4 other things to watch from the TSP this year

New withdrawal options and 4 other things to watch from the TSP this year

The Thrift Savings Plan has a busy year ahead, as the agency that administers the plan is preparing to implement more withdrawal options for participants, as well as a series of new tools designed to help federal employees better save for retirement ...
Morning delivery goes awry

Morning delivery goes awry

A postal carrier truck that was driving from Portland to The Dalles early on Tuesday, May 28, had an open cargo door and lost approximately 20 boxes or containers of mail, according to police logs ...
Dark web drug vendor tripped up by using postage meter, feds say

Dark web drug vendor tripped up by using postage meter, feds say

Maybe using an internet postage account to do business on the dark web isn’t such a good idea ...
Canton Postal Workers Reportedly Threatened; Pulled Off Routes

Canton Postal Workers Reportedly Threatened; Pulled Off Routes

(News/Talk 1480 WHBC) – Authorities are investigating suspicious activity directed toward postal employees while on their routes in Canton ...
USPS OIG: Spring 2019 Semiannual Report to Congress

USPS OIG: Spring 2019 Semiannual Report to Congress

The Office of Inspector General is tasked with ensuring efficiency, accountability, and integrity in the U.S. Postal Service. We also have the distinct mission of helping to maintain confidence in the mail and postal system, as well as to improve the Postal Service's bottom line ...
Former Manager of North Kenner Post Office Sentenced To 30 Months for Stealing More Than $630,000 in Postal Stamps

Former Manager of North Kenner Post Office Sentenced To 30 Months for Stealing More Than $630,000 in Postal Stamps

NEW ORLEANS – United States Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced today that RYAN S. CORTEZ, age 47, of Des Allemands, Louisiana, was sentenced today for Misappropriation of Postal Funds ...
New video explains USPS finances

New video explains USPS finances

Chief Financial Officer Joe Corbett reviews the Postal Service’s latest quarterly financial results in a“Dollars and Change” video released this week ...
Ellsworth Kelly stamps debut May 31

Ellsworth Kelly stamps debut May 31

In a career that spanned 70 years, Kelly (1923-2015) pioneered a distinctive style of abstraction based on real elements reduced to their essential forms ...
U.S. Postal Service Issuing 1969: First Moon Landing Forever Stamps

U.S. Postal Service Issuing 1969: First Moon Landing Forever Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and man’s first steps on the Moon with two Forever stamps ...
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