January 17, 2018 03:15 PM

U.S. Postal Service tops Gallup poll favorite agency list once again

The U.S. Postal Service remains the most favorite federal agency with a 74 percent positive rating.

January 16, 2018 11:00 AM

Postal Service breaks its silence on criticism of Amazon shipping agreement

The Postal Service recently responded to criticism of a delivery deal between the USPS and retail giant Amazon.

January 08, 2018 10:00 AM

Illinois county celebrates 200th birthday with commemorative postmark

The Union County Historical and Genealogy Society in Jonesboro, Ill., is commemorating the county’s bicentennial with a special postmark featuring the county seal.

January 03, 2018 09:00 AM

Trump tweets criticism of USPS-Amazon package delivery agreement

A parcel delivery agreement between the United States Postal Service and retail giant Amazon was sharply criticized by President Donald Trump in a recent Twitter pronouncement.

December 27, 2017 05:30 PM

New rules for computer-generated postage rile some

After a year of study, the United States Postal Service has announced what images and subject matter it will allow on computer-generated postage.

December 26, 2017 11:00 AM

Sculptor seeking at least $10 million for Lady Liberty

Lawyers for the Nevada sculptor whose image of Lady Liberty was placed on a 2010 United States forever stamp without his approval have told a federal judge the U.S. Postal Service owes the artist more than $10 million for using the copyrighted image.

December 22, 2017 08:17 AM

Presenting some issue dates for 2018: Week's Most Read

Also this week, we learned of some fascinating Canadian issues that are slated for a Jan. 15 release.

December 19, 2017 07:55 AM

Former USPS vice president sentenced after inspectors uncovered lies

Special agents from the Postal Inspector General discovered Whitman’s resume and a security clearance form he filled out were riddled with lies.

December 14, 2017 12:30 AM

‘Star Wars’ and Marine One team up on 2007 Express Mail envelopes

Why a pack of three envelopes? The answer may be found on the backs of the envelopes.

December 07, 2017 04:00 PM

Mourning W. Marvin Watson Jr., 1924-2017

Appointed by President Lyndon B. Johnson, Watson was one of the president’s confidants and his former chief of staff before becoming chief.

December 07, 2017 02:00 PM

Postal Service severing ties with overseas agents

The decision to eliminate the overseas sales agents is the second recent decision the USPS has made affecting sales to foreign customers.

December 06, 2017 01:30 PM

Christmas postmarks abound, with celebrations from all around the country

The charming Dec. 2 Santa Claus postmark shown here is sponsored by the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation in Plymouth, Vt.

December 05, 2017 06:30 PM

USPS offers pictorial first-day postmark for Alzheimer’s semipostal

The United States Postal Service has released details for ordering first-day covers for the Alzheimer’s semipostal stamp issued Nov. 30.

December 01, 2017 09:07 AM

Four postal forms, blue neighborhood mailboxes are fading quickly: Week’s Most Read

Also this week, the Royal Mail adds six stamps to their slate that celebrate the Queen's 70th anniversary.

November 23, 2017 08:30 AM

Disappearing blue collection mailboxes; routine density tests performed

The Postal Service’s curbside blue collection boxes around the neighborhoods are dropping like flies.

November 22, 2017 10:43 AM

The Jenny Invert distribution saga continues: Week’s Most Read

Also this week, the USPS shared some news regarding some forms that will phase out starting in 2018.

November 22, 2017 09:00 AM

Postal Service blamed for late ballot delivery in Virginia election

Election officials across the state declined to process many absentee ballots that were delivered after the polls closed.

November 21, 2017 06:00 PM

Four postal forms to be phased out starting in January

Some post offices have already implemented the changes, and others still have some of the forms readily available in some lobbies.

November 17, 2017 12:15 AM

New details revealed about upright Jenny Invert distribution

When the inspector general staff came to Kansas City, they conducted an inventory of the upright Jenny Invert panes and found 22 were still at the facility.

November 15, 2017 09:05 AM

Postal Service blames revenue shortfall on declining letter volume

The USPS said its controllable loss for the year was $814 million compared to $610 million in fiscal 2016.