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ESPN talks to USPS about Special Olympics letter-sending campaign: Linn's Buzz

June 25, 2015 10:38 AM

ESPN took notice of the U.S. Postal Service's campaign to promote sending letters to Special Olympics athletes.

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Flooding forces USPS workers to deliver mail via wheelbarrow: Linn's Buzz

June 24, 2015 01:42 PM

An impassable bridge led to U.S. Postal Service mail carriers resorting to unconventional delivery methods, according to 9News.com.

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USPS not interested in postal banking, no smoking allowed on U.S. stamps: Week's Most Read

June 19, 2015 08:37 AM

Also this week, the APS 2019 summer show was discussed at a board meeting, but no decision was made on where the show would take place.

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Royal Mail adding images of relevant stamps to public mailboxes

June 18, 2015 12:09 AM

Royal Mail is installing plaques picturing British stamps on 50 public mailboxes across the United Kingdom.

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More than $231,000 in postage stamps stolen in Sydney

June 17, 2015 02:46 PM

He was taken into custody during a Dec. 29, 2014, break-in at Five Dock Post Office, the Morning Herald repots. The second man managed to evade police.

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USPS issues rare statement against inspector general

June 12, 2015 07:32 PM

The clamor over a report suggesting that billions of dollars could be made by expanding banking services through the United States Postal Service has drawn a rare public condemnation from the Postal Service.

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Should post offices offer banking services?

June 09, 2015 12:48 AM

A May 21 report by the United States Postal Service Inspector General has reignited the question of whether the nation’s post offices should offer banking services.

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Court tells USPS 49¢ stamp not permanent

June 06, 2015 12:13 AM

A federal appeals court has told the United States Postal Service the 49¢ first-class stamp may have to go.

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Private investors to be kept out of Royal Mail sale: Afternoon Report

June 05, 2015 03:57 PM

The 30 percent stake in Royal Mail that the UK government is planning to sell off will not be made available to private investors.

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Postal Service reviewing SFS minimum order requirements

June 04, 2015 04:08 PM

The United States Postal Service is reviewing all of its minimum order requirements imposed by its Stamp Fulfillment Services mail-order center, a spokesman for the agency told Linn’s June 4.

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Royal Mail to be fully privatized after UK government sells stake

June 04, 2015 10:26 AM

UK Chancellor George Osborne announced Thursday that the government will be selling off its 30 percent stake in Royal Mail.

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New U.S. postal card July 31

June 04, 2015 09:00 AM

A new Fanciful Flowers forever postal card will be issued July 31.

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Write a letter to a 2015 Special Olympics athlete: Morning Report

June 02, 2015 08:00 AM

U.S. Postal Service is encouraging people to send letters to Special Olympics athletes.

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USPS reaches negotiating impasse with postal workers union: Morning Report

June 01, 2015 10:12 AM

Negotiations on a new labor contract between the United States Postal Service and the American Postal Workers Union came to an impasse last week.
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