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.
The Clock Is Ticking -- 1st Holiday Shipping Deadline TodayWe gave you fair warning -- now it's down to the wire to get those gifts in the mail. Today is the first holiday shipping deadline for the United States Postal Service (USPS) and other delivery services.
USPS Predicts Monday As Busiest Shipping Day Of YearIf you've got holiday presents to send and are planning to mail them today you can expect a bit of a wait at the post office.
1 Dead After USPS Semi Slams Into Bridge, Catches FireThe semi-truck crashed near the Loop 820 and Highway 287 interchange in Fort Worth around 10 a.m. Sunday.
New USPS Dog Attack List Rekindles Dallas Pit Bull DebateShould pit bulls be outlawed in the city of Dallas? Some city council members said yes, after hearing from officials with the U.S. Postal Service.
Thief Hitting Residential Mailboxes, Homeowners WarnedSouthlake 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.
Postal Delivery Concerns After Carrier Returns MailOfficials 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.’
North Texans Concerned About Holiday Package DeliveriesDays 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.
Delivery Woes Leave Customers Worried About Mailed Christmas GiftsWhile 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.)
Committee Eyes Changing USPS Door-To-Door Mail DeliveryThe U.S. Postal Service wants to end door-to-door delivery for new homes in favor of curbside service and neighborhood cluster boxes.
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.
Rosa Parks Forever Stamp Unveiled At North Texas SchoolOfficials 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.