Dog Attacks On Mail Carriers Near 7,000 As Online Sales BoomBooming online retail sales are good news for the U.S. Postal Service, but its carriers are incurring a cost: more dog bites. Dog attacks on postal workers rose last year to 6,755, up more than 200 from the previous year.
Lance Armstrong Faces November Trial In $100 Million LawsuitU.S. District Judge Christopher Cooper on Thursday set a Nov. 6 trial start in Washington. Armstrong's legal team had asked to postpone trial until 2018 because of a potential scheduling conflict.
USPS To Stop Offering Services At StaplesThe U.S. Postal Service will no longer be offering its services at Staples stores. Those services, which were handled by Staples employees, will be discontinued by the first week of March.
Postal Service Apology: 6 Canaries Sent By Mail Arrive DeadU.S. Postal Service officials say they've apologized to an Alabama woman who says her package of six live canaries arrived, but the birds were crushed and dead.
Former Postal Workers Busted After Bilking Millions From The GovernmentMcArthur Baker, 69, and Tonya Evans, 52, were each convicted on one count of conspiracy to defraud the U.S. with respect to claims and one count of false statements or fraud to obtain federal employees’ compensation.
Postal Service Celebrates PetsWith this booklet of 20 stamps, the U.S. Postal Service is showing the animals "in our lives that bring us joy, companionship, and love."
For Memorial Day, New Stamps Honor Service Cross MedalsThe U.S. Postal Service is marking Memorial Day by issuing new stamps showing the Service Cross Medals. They are among the nation's highest military honors.
Deep Ellum Residents Can Get Their Mail Starting MondayThe postal service said Saturday, workers will retrieve mail for residents and they can pick it up starting Monday at 8:00 a.m. at the Juanita Craft Station on Al Lipscomb Way.
U.S. Postal Services Truck Stolen In DallasThe truck is a white 2006 Ford F-350 with the words “U.S. POSTAL SERVICE” on the side.
Mail Service Impacted By TornadoesThe violent tornadoes that roared through the Garland area over the weekend has impacted mail service in the delivery areas of Garland, Rockwall and Rowlett.
For Letter Carrier, Working Christmas More Than Just A Special DeliveryMichael Jones has delivered packages on Christmas for the U.S. Postal Service for 14 years and he has some stories to tell.
Appeals Court Upholds Temporary Hike In Postal RateA federal appeals court has upheld a temporary rate hike in the price of sending mail, but says the U.S. Postal Service can't make the increase permanent.