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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

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Armstrong Resisted Subpoena, Then Wanted Secrecy

Lance Armstrong resisted turning over records sought by U.S Postal Service investigators, then tried to keep the inquiry under seal and out of the public eye, according to recently released court documents.

12/11/2012

Photo of former First Lady Lady Bird Johnson, taken in 1997. (credit: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Lady Bird Johnson To Be Honored On Stamp

The smiling face of Lady Bird Johnson goes on a U.S. postage stamp as the U.S. Postal Service dedicates a souvenir Forever stamp to the former first lady in Austin.

11/30/2012

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

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Local Mailbox Target Of Thieves ‘Phishing” Scam

Residents in west Fort Worth notified the United States Postal Service Thursday of what appeared to be a phishing scam set up at a neighborhood mailbox.

CBS 11–07/13/2012

Dallas' main post office (Jay Gormley/CBSDFW)

Post Office To Merge North Texas Mail Processing

The money troubles at the U.S. Postal Service will mean a consolidation of mail processing in North Texas.

02/23/2012

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

Post Office: Expect Big Cuts Starting In Mid-May

With no financial relief in sight, the U.S. Postal Service is pushing ahead with planned cuts to more than 260 mail processing centers around the nation, including in North Texas.

02/23/2012

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

Public Meeting To Discuss Plans To Close Local Mail Processing Center

The Dallas U.S. Postal Service mail processing center could soon be closing. A public meeting is being held Wednesday night to discuss the plan that would consolidate the Dallas operation with the mail processing center in Fort Worth.

12/07/2011

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

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

Postmaster Remains On Leave During Investigation

Fort Worth’s postmaster is on paid leave while an investigation moves forward, looking into what may be irregularities in the local post office’s paperwork.

10/05/2010

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