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
Another fight looms over Saturday mail delivery - The Hill USPS has said that it wants to only deliver packages, a growing part of ... General Patrick Donahoe and other top postal officials have repeatedly 07/6/2014 - 9:29 am | View Link
Postal Service to close dozens of mail centers - The Hill Hoeven pushing to keep Minot mail center open - Associated Press 07/5/2014 - 12:53 pm | View Link
Watch an Alabama Postal Worker Throw Packages Into a Ravine (VIDEO) - Christian Post YouTube) Are you still waiting for a package that USPS promised would be ... AL.com reports the unnamed worker resigned Thursday, according to ... 07/4/2014 - 11:59 am | View Link
Huron Mail Sorting Facility To Close In 2015 - KELOLAND TV USPS is closing more than 80 sorting facilities across the country. Officials hope the changes will save them billions of dollars. 07/4/2014 - 7:00 am | View Link
USPS plans to close Waite Park mail processing plant [St. Cloud ... - BusinessWeek According to a USPS document, the notice comes about six months in advance of ... to the closure and urged Postal Service officials to reconsider. 07/3/2014 - 3:41 pm | View Link
$50-thousand reward offered after Tukwila mail carrier robbed at gunpoint TUKWILA, Wash – A U.S. Postal Service letter carrier was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon outside an apartment complex in Tukwila. The USPS said it is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information that leads to the arrest … 06/5/2014 - 3:55 pm | View Link
Bad fuel calculations cost Postal Service millions, investigation says Neither snow nor rain will stop the U.S. Postal Service. But poor calculations could make it waste millions of dollars. The nation's mail delivery service has been underestimating the miles-per-gallon of the private contractors it pays, the agency's Inspector General said, and is paying $48.3 million too much annually. ... 06/4/2014 - 3:22 pm | View Link
FRAUDSTERS CLAIMING TO BE USPS OFFICIALS ATTEMPTING TO GATHER PERSONAL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION Recently, the Postal Inspection Service has received complaints from individuals nationwide related to fraudulent emails and phone calls. The caller is stating a package that was unable to be delivered. These emails and phone calls are attempting to gather personal identifying information. 05/21/2014 - 10:19 am | View Link
Houston USPS leads US in dog bite incidents Houston has a statistic that local USPS officials are not proud of, but they're hoping that more education could help bring those numbers down 05/18/2014 - 11:56 pm | View Link
As Trial Approaches, Friends and Family Launch “Justice for Bill Moore” to Support and Chronicle 25-Year Fight Against ... As the trial he has long sought approaches, friends and family of Bill Moore are launching “Justice for Bill Moore” to support and chronicle his 25-year fight to hold the U.S. Postal Service and postal inspectors accountable for wrongly causing him and the company he headed, Recognition Equipment, Inc. 05/15/2014 - 12:53 pm | View Link
Afghan electoral officials to restart vote audit KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say they'll resume an audit of the presidential election this weekend after resolving disputes between the candidates over how to disqualify ballots amid allegations of massive fraud. The recount is likely to ... 07/31/2014 - 3:07 am | View Link
Officials: Little risk of Ebola outbreak in US Xi Tells Army: Ditch the Flashy Medals A USPS Worker Called 911, and Then His Bosses Called Him a Terrorist Burger King Is Run by Children China’s 1 Percent vs. America’s 1 Percent How a Zillow-Trulia Merger Could Finally Change the Business of Real ... 07/28/2014 - 11:23 am | View Link
Clifton and post office officials hold public meeting Last Friday, City officials met with USPS representatives to respond to complaints and present a plan of action for improvements which the agency believes will improve the level of service to the 33,541 delivery addresses in Clifton. City Manager Matthew ... 07/24/2014 - 9:31 pm | View Link
City, state, federal officials will fight plan to send Lexington mail to Louisville, Knoxville The latter union had said in a statement that the reinstituted plan for closings "continues a pattern of foolhardy actions by the USPS in a misguided 'cut to survive' strategy that will ultimately lead to the demise of the Postal Service. It also ... 07/23/2014 - 3:43 pm | View Link
USPS officials warn of email scam Scams occur in many forms and the United States Postal Service and the public have become victims lately. USPS is warning the public not to fall prey to a recent scam involving the government agency that involves emails being sent to postal customers that ... 06/17/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Link
State Abbreviations – Official USPS State Abbreviations State abbreviations and US Possession abbreviations recognized by the U.S. Postal Service. State/Possession – Abbreviation. ALABAMA – AL. ALASKA – AK 07/31/2014 - 10:52 am | View Website
USPS Find addressing tips to send mail or packages using the Official USPS® Abbreviations list for states, streets, and secondary units. 07/31/2014 - 6:27 am | View Website
Access To Your USPS Official Personnel Folder | Access To Your USPS Official Personnel Folder It’s all yours - eOPF: My official personnel folder. Where can employees go — anytime, anywhere — to look at ... 07/30/2014 - 10:27 pm | View Website
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USPS announces new delivery schedule WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service announced plans today to transition to a new delivery schedule during the week of Aug. 5, 2013 that ... 07/30/2014 - 11:43 am | View Website
Mercury readings in parts of San Francisco are expected to reach 74 degrees, with temperatures farther inland in Livermore and Antioch hitting 100 degrees or surpassing it, said Diana Henderson, a National Weather Service forecaster.
In the year's seventh Spare the Air Alert, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District asks that residents avoid driving, and warned those with prior respiratory and heart conditions to take extra precautions when outside.
Six people were injured, one critically, after a driver in his 90s lost control of his car Thursday afternoon and slammed into the University Cafe in downtown Palo Alto near the Stanford campus, police officials and a store manager said.
At 12:36 p.m., the driver plowed into pedestrians and customers sitting at tables in front of the cafe at 271 University Ave., pinning several people between the vehicle and the front of the business, said manager Fabian Moreno.
The man slowly drove onto the curb, likely at around 5 mph, and hit the crowd, said Officer Marianna Villaescusa, a Palo Alto police spokeswoman.
Customers were asked to leave through back doors as employees assisted paramedics at the scene.