Montgomery Co. Mailman Saves Animals During House FireA mailman's quick actions saved a Montgomery County home from burning down and the animals that were trapped inside.
U.S. Postal Service to Honor Maya Angelou With Forever StampThe U.S. Postal Service says it will honor poet and author Maya Angelou with a Forever Stamp.
Man Sentenced for 2,600 Aluminum CartsA 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.
Package Deal: USPS to Start 7-Day a Week Delivery for the HolidaysMany 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.
Postal Workers Union Protest Staples Program Postal workers are protesting the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with retail employees.
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.
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.
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.
In Recovery, The US Postal Service Raises First-Class Stamp CostRegulators 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.
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.
Postal Service Backs Down on Cutting Saturday MailThe U.S. Postal Service is putting off plans to stop its Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn't allowing the change.
USPS to End Saturday Mail Delivery By Aug. 1The U.S. Postal Service is discontinuing delivery of first class mail on Saturdays by August 1. Priority mail and packages will still be delivered six days a week.
U.S. Postal Service Unveils Stamp to Honor Rosa ParksThe stamp ceremony was part of a 12-hour event at The Henry Ford in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Parks' birth that also featured speeches and live music.
Postal Service To Begin Major Cuts, Closing Plants This Summer The nearly bankrupt U.S. Postal Service is moving forward with a multibillion-dollar cost-cutting plan that will close nearly 250 mail processing centers resulting in massive layoffs, saying on Thursday it can no longer wait as Congress remains deadlocked over how to help.