Ricin-laced letters leading to a Miss. mystery Of three ricin-laced letters mailed this month to public officials, only one made it into the hands of an intended target, 80-year-old Mississippi judge Sadie Holland. Investigators are working to piece together what motivated someone to send the letters to her, President Barack Obama and U.S. More
Secret Service Cites Suspicious Material in Letter to Obama A letter addressed to President Obama, containing a suspicious substance, was intercepted at a screening facility outside the White House, officials said on Wednesday. The letter was intercepted at a screening facility outside the White House, the Secret Service said. More
Postal Service backs down on cutting Saturday mail The U.S. Postal Service says it will delay plans to cut Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn't allowing the change. The Postal Service said in February that it planned to cut back in August to five-day-a-week deliveries for everything except packages, as a way to hold down losses. More
Tis the season for lost holiday mail - Consumer Affairs The USPS racks up more non-fans than usual 12/06/2013 | ConsumerAffairs ... arrived in our mailbox …. So, when federal officials working for the 12/6/2013 - 2:38 pm | View Link
USPS Confuses Lady Liberty with Vegas Knock-Off - Breitbart.com What’s worse is that even after the post office was exposed by inflamed philatelists, postal officials decided to keep the stamps of the... 12/6/2013 - 10:01 am | View Link
Baby, it's cold outside - La Grande Observer USPS mail carrier Angelica Boyer said her thoughts on her first winter ... Officials in the city known for heating businesses, homes and sidewalks 12/6/2013 - 5:45 am | View Link
Jamaican National Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Defrauding ... - United States Department of Justice ... officials, law enforcement agents, or lottery company officials. The ... SSA -OIG, the Postal Inspection Service (USPS) and U.S. Immigration ... 12/6/2013 - 4:18 am | View Link
Ship those holiday packages early - Paris Express 365 days a year, for your urgent shipments.” Officials also offer ... for packages Dec. 19,” said Leisa Tolliver-Gay, USPS customer relations 12/4/2013 - 6:56 am | View Link
USPS mailing deadlines: Officials remind consumers how to get gifts delivered by Christmas Day United States Postal Service officials expect to deliver 14.7 billion cards and mail about 420 million packages during this year's holiday season. About 6 million customers are expected to visit post offices around the country Dec. 16, which is the busiest ... 11/20/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
USPS officials determining future of Redlands Post Office REDLANDS >> A package containing documents related to the potential closure of the historic Redlands Post Office has been shipped to Washington. There, Postal Service officials will review a study, notes from a public forum and customer comments before ... 11/20/2013 - 6:55 am | View Link
Postal Service officials urge Congress to pass reform legislation Top Postal Service (USPS) officials argued Monday that it remains imperative for Congress to pass legislation, even amid their improving financial situation. Postmaster General and USPS CEO Patrick Donahoe said while the struggling postal service is ... 08/12/2013 - 8:01 am | View Link
USPS officials respond to complaints about East Falls site's management, appearance and stamp shortage Praising the USPS for the hard-working and friendly employees who are in abundance in his neighborhood, Wittels said the problem at the East Falls site was one of "perception." "I think the post office in our community is out of step with the community ... 01/14/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
USPS officials warn of scam U.S. Postal officials are sending out a message to customers in the wake of the discovery of a scam about packages and postage charges. The U.S. Postal Inspection Service has reported that some customers are receiving bogus emails that contain a link or ... 07/25/2012 - 9:53 am | View Link
The herbal incense packages once lined the shelves of Augusta’s smoke shops, resembling an array of single-gram servings that were painted in tropical colors and marketed on witty catchphrases such as “Dark Night,” “Serenity Now” and “Ninja Crown.”
But now, three years later, synthetic marijuana products have long been banned by federal law and pulled from display cases.
U. S. Rep. Trey Radel's Southwest Florida offices remain open although he's taken a leave of absence. Political analysts said it's unlikely constituents will see any change in the level of service to residents.
Some historians called the USS Utah the forgotten ship during the attack on Pearl Harbor, largely because the venerable battleship built in 1909 was used to train other crews for war.
The USS Utah was the first ship hit by the Japanese on Dec. 7, 1941. Fifty-eight of its crew of 461 would die in the attack.
They say every snowflake is unique.
University of Utah researchers test that theory every time it snows at Alta Ski Area in Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Multi-Angle Snowflake Cameras — constructed at the U. and now being provided to other weather-related researchers — placed at Alta automatically kick on when snow starts to fall and record images until it stops.
“Since April of 2011 we have obtained views of snowflakes that I don’t think have ever been seen before,” said Tim Garrett, a professor in