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Thief Hitting Residential Mailboxes, Homeowners Warned

Southlake police are warning homeowners about a mail thief. Officials say someone is going around and snatching mail. There have been a number of mailbox thefts in the last week.

CBS 11–04/01/2014

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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

A UPS worker unloads packages from his truck. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

North Texans Concerned About Holiday Package Deliveries

Days of waiting and wondering: will my holiday packages ever arrive? As it stands, the United Parcel Service (UPS) is still trying to get people their packages in time for Christmas morning.

CBSDFW.COM–12/23/2013

UPS cargo planes are lined up at the company's air hub in Miami, Florida on October 20, 2006. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Delivery Woes Leave Customers Worried About Mailed Christmas Gifts

While North Texas weather was glorious on Wednesday, the ice storm nearly two weeks ago seems to be wreaking continued havoc on folks trying to send Christmas gifts, especially via the United Parcel Service (UPS.)

CBS 11–12/18/2013

A U.S. Postal Service employee delivers the mail. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Committee Eyes Changing USPS Door-To-Door Mail Delivery

The U.S. Postal Service wants to end door-to-door delivery for new homes in favor of curbside service and neighborhood cluster boxes.

07/24/2013

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Justice Dept. Says Lance Was “Unjustly Enriched”

The Justice Department laid out its case in a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, saying the cyclist violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service and was “unjustly enriched” while cheating to win the Tour de France.

04/23/2013

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Rosa Parks Forever Stamp Unveiled At North Texas School

Officials with the USPS will be on hand at a Dallas high school to unveil the new Rosa Parks Forever Stamp. The unveiling is part of an event, open to the public, which will include a salute to Parks, speeches, a dramatic presentation and songs.

CBSDFW.COM–02/27/2013

Dallas' Main Post Office (Jay Gormley/CBSDFW)

USPS Customers Say Goodbye To Saturday Service

Though it seems we’ve had it for years, soon the post office delivering letters on Saturdays will soon go the way of the nickel beer.

CBS 11–02/06/2013

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Postal Service To Cut Saturday Mail To Trim Costs

The financially struggling U.S. Postal Service says it plans to stop delivering mail on Saturdays, but continue delivering packages six days a week.

02/06/2013

Lance Armstrong talks about his cycling career and use of performance enhancing drugs during an interview with Oprah Winfrey. (credit: George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

Mounting PR, Legal Troubles Ahead For Armstrong

Now that Plano native Lance Armstrong admitted to Oprah Winfrey he repeatedly lied about using performance-enhancing drugs, the world’s most famous cyclist may have just become the most infamous.

01/15/2013

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

Cash-Strapped Post Office Tests Same-Day Delivery

The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service is moving aggressively this holiday season to start a premium service for the Internet shopper seeking the instant gratification of a store purchase: same-day delivery.

11/22/2012

Dallas' Main Post Office (Jay Gormley/CBSDFW)

Post Office Reports Record Loss Of $15.9B For Year

The struggling U.S. Postal Service is reporting a record annual loss of $15.9 billion.

11/15/2012

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