With Cuts on the Way, Postal Service Customers Already Bemoan Delays WASHINGTON -- It used to be that a letter sent was a letter delivered. Not so much anymore. Even before the Postal Service begins closing hundreds of processing centers to cut costs, several businesses say they are beginning to see a decline in service. 07/5/2012 - 6:02 am | View Link
Thursday Reading: As Cuts Loom, Postal Service Customers Bemoan Delays All the news from The Times that will hit you in the wallet. A variety of consumer-focused articles appears daily in The New York Times and on our blogs. Each weekday morning, we gather them together here so you can quickly scan the news that could hit you ... 07/5/2012 - 1:47 am | View Link
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APWU | American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO The Support Services Division represents APWU bargaining unit members at Information Technology/ Accounting Service Centers, Operating Services facilities, Mail ... 08/1/2014 - 7:33 pm | View Website
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When two U. S. aid workers infected with Ebola arrive in Atlanta from Africa, they will be whisked into one of the most sophisticated hospital isolation units in the country.
Located on the ground floor, it's carefully separated from other patient areas, said Dr. Eileen Farnon, a Temple University doctor who formerly worked at the CDC and led teams investigating past Ebola outbreaks in Africa.
The government is working to ensure that any Ebola-related evacuations "are carried out safely, thereby protecting the patient and the American public," State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said in a statement released Friday.
The Americans will travel on a Gulfstream jet fitted with a collapsible, clear tent built to transfer CDC employees exposed to contagious diseases.
"If there's any modern therapy that can be done," such as better monitoring of fluids, electrolytes and vital signs, workers will be able to do it better in this safe environment, said Dr.
The House of Representatives votes to crack down on Central American migrants, who are flooding to the U. S. border with Mexico. House Republicans passed a $694 million border security bill by 223 - 189. The bill would deploy National Guard troops at the southern border and speed up deportations.
A single lethal injection was supposed to speedily end Joseph Wood's life last week. When it didn't, Arizona executioners gave him a total of 15 doses of a novel drug cocktail, according to prison documents released Friday.