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WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 07:  The Maya Angelou Forever Stamp is seen at the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp Dedicationat at the Warner Theatre on April 7, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

USPS Uses Quote from Another Author on Maya Angelou Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service is issuing a new limited edition “Forever” stamp honoring the late poet, author and civil rights champion Maya Angelou.


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U.S. Postal Service Computer Network Hacked

The United States Postal Service announced Monday its computer networks were compromised by a data breach.


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FBI: Man Sent Hundreds of Hoax Letters With Powder

A North Texas man accused of sending more than 500 hoax letters that contained a white powder to schools, government offices, day care centers and other locations in the U.S. and around the world was arrested Monday, federal authorities announced.


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National Capital Area No. 1 For Late Mail

A U.S. Postal Service report ranks the nation’s capital No. 1 — for late mail delivery.


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Postal Service Unveils Image for Harvey Milk Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service will feature a close-up, black-and-white photograph of Harvey Milk on its commemorative stamp of the California politician and gay rights icon.


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Former Md. Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Making False Disability Claim

A former postal worker has pleaded guilty to falsely claiming he was disabled to get worker’s compensation benefits.


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Congressional Reps Decry Mail Delays for Residents

Maryland’s congressional representatives have demanded that the postmaster general restore regular mail delivery to parts of the state after residents complained of service disruptions.


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Rally to End After-Dark Postal Delivery in D.C.

Letter carriers in the Washington area are planning to rally Monday evening in an effort to stop nighttime delivery.


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In Recovery, The US Postal Service Raises First-Class Stamp Cost

Regulators on Tuesday approved a temporary price hike of 3 cents for a first-class stamp, bringing the charge to 49 cents a letter in an effort to help the Postal Service recover from severe mail decreases brought on by the 2008 economic downturn.


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Amazon, U.S. Postal Service Will Deliver on Sundays

Amazon says it is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays.