USPS Down Thousands Of Workers Due To COVID-19 As Struggles With Demand Continue“Tomorrow is Christmas Eve and I'm getting probably over 45 messages from people saying ‘Where's my package?’” North Texas business owner Loren Oldham said.
Postal Service Struggling To Get Holiday Packages Delivered In Time For ChristmasIn addition to the historic number of packages, the Postal Service said the delays are also caused by a temporary employee shortage because of the pandemic.
Attention Procrastinators! Today Is The Last Day To Send Christmas Gifts Via Ground ShippingToday -- Dec. 15 is the deadline for USPS retail ground service for expected delivery by Christmas.
Postal Service: Send Packages Early To Arrive By ChristmasMany Americans turned to online shopping to avoid crowded stores. Now the United States Postal Service is working to prepare for a busy holiday season.
815 Mail-In Ballots Found In Texas Mail Processing Facilities During Search Ordered By JudgeA U.S. district judge ordered the U.S. Postal Service to search its facilities Wednesday for mail-in ballots and submit a report on how many were found.
Judge "Not Pleased" After Postal Service Failed To Meet Deadline On Mail-In Ballot OrderA federal judge is criticizing the U.S. Postal Service for failing to comply with a deadline to sweep several facilities for missing mail-in ballots on Election Day.
Judge Orders Sweep Of Postal Facilities In Texas, 5 Other States For Mail-In BallotsA federal judge has ordered U.S. Postal Service inspectors to sweep locations in several states for left behind mail-in ballots and to send them to be counted immediately.
Federal Judge Orders Post Office To Take 'Extraordinary Measures' To Get Ballots ProcessedCourt filings confirm ballots are getting to some American voters late now a federal judge is stepping in, ordering the United States Postal Service to take the "extraordinary measures" the agency announced earlier this week to address the slow down.
US Postal Service Mail Delivery Is Getting Worse, Putting Ballots At RiskNew statistics show the U.S. Postal Service is doing a worse job of delivering the mail on time, raising concerns that some election may be delayed.
Official Email Sent To USPS Managers Tells Them Not To Reconnect Sorting MachinesAn email, sent hours after Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's public suspension of changes on Tuesday, instructs postal workers not to reconnect any mail sorting machines that have previously been disconnected.
National Letter Carriers Representative In Dallas 'Elated' Over Postmaster General's 'Suspension Of Initiatives Until After The Election'“If they follow through on that that will be a great thing because we have a lot of letter carriers who take pride in their job," said Kimetra Lewis, President of the National Association of Letter Carriers, Dallas Branch.
Election Officials Urge Voters To Request Absentee Ballots NowThe early call is in response to concerns raised this month over the U.S Post Office being able to deliver and return ballots in time to be counted in November.
Postal Services Warns States, Including Texas, It May Not Be Able To Deliver Mail-In Ballots On TimeThe U.S. Postal Service is warning states, including Texas, that voters risk not getting their ballots back to election offices in time because of lags in mail delivery.
US Postal Service Expects To Deliver 13 Billion Pieces Of Mail This Holiday SeasonWith only 13 days left, time is ticking to get your holiday gifts and cards shipped to make those delivery deadlines.
Police Raised Concerns About West Texas Mass Shooter 8 Years Before RampagePolice reports describe concerns eight years ago that the gunman who killed seven and wounded 25 last month in West Texas might have been planning an attack.