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U.S. Postal Service to Honor Maya Angelou With Forever Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service says it will honor poet and author Maya Angelou with a Forever Stamp.


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Man Sentenced for 2,600 Aluminum Carts

A man convicted of stealing more than 2,600 aluminum carts from the Postal Service and selling them for scrap has been sentenced to seven years in prison.


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Package Deal: USPS to Start 7-Day a Week Delivery for the Holidays

Many of us haven’t begun to complete our holiday shopping lists, but the United States Postal Service is already gearing up for another big holiday season.


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Postal Workers Union Protest Staples Program

Postal workers are protesting the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with retail employees.


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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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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.


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Postal Service Backs Down on Cutting Saturday Mail

The U.S. Postal Service is putting off plans to stop its Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn’t allowing the change.