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U.S. Postal Service Victim Of Hacking Attack

The U.S. Postal Service says it’s the victim of a cyberattack and that information about its employees, including Social Security numbers, may have been compromised.

11/10/2014

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Postal Delivery Concerns After Carrier Returns Mail

Officials with the United States Postal Service say they have fired a North Texas mail carrier for skipping part of his route and not delivering a significant amount of mail by simply marking the letters and packages ‘return to sender.’

CBSDFW.COM–02/25/2014

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Historic Fort Worth Post Office For Sale?

Fort Worth outgrew city hall years ago. It now spends a million dollars a year to rent office space in other buildings. That money could go to buying the post office.

01/03/2014

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Post Office Expects Busiest Day Of The Year

Millions are expected to head to the post office today to mail out their Christmas gifts and cards, making this the busiest day of the year for the USPS.

CBS 11–12/16/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 01: U.S. Park Service employee puts a closed sign in the window of the World War II Memorial ticket office on the National Mall October 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. National Park Service park facilities and grounds were closed and more than 21,000 of the service's employees were furloughed after Congress was unable to agree on a federal budget and shut down for the first time in 17 years. (credit:  Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Many Unpaid Federal Workers Applying For Unemployment

Friday is payday for many people, but for many federal workers this week or next could be the last paycheck they get for a while.

10/04/2013

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Suspicious Package Causes Post Office Evacuation

A post office in Fort Worth was evacuated for hours on Tuesday after a suspicious package was found outside. The package was destroyed when authorities determined that it did not contain any explosives and posed no threat.

CBSDFW.COM–11/13/2012

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Tax Day: Have You Filed Your Return?

Tuesday (yep, that’s today) is the deadline to file your income taxes. Have you finished your return yet? You only have until midnight to get it done.

04/17/2012

U.S. Postal Service workers help customers at a U.S. Post Office. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lines Grow Longer At North Texas Postal Centers

The countdown is on. There are only a few days left before Christmas and time is running out to get your cards and gifts in the mail.

12/19/2011

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Cuts To First-Class Mail To Slow Delivery In 2012

Cuts by the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service will slow first-class delivery next spring and, for the first time in 40 years, eliminate the chance for stamped letters to arrive the next day.

12/05/2011

A mailman walks his route. (credit: Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)

Post Office Near Default? Losses Mount To $5.1B

The U.S. Postal Service said Tuesday it has lost $5.1 billion in the past year, pushing it closer to imminent default on a multibillion-dollar payment and to future bankruptcy.

11/15/2011

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People Call Downtown Dallas Post Office Home

People will live in what are the former offices of the FBI, Agriculture Department and every other federal agency that was housed at 400 North Ervay.

11/03/2011

A postal worker sorts through mail at the U.S. Post Office. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Post Office Ponders Closing 1 In 10 Retail Outlets

The Postal Service is considering closing more than 1 in 10 of its retail outlets. The financially-troubled agency announced Tuesday that it will study 3,653 local offices, branches and stations for possible closing.

07/26/2011

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