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News about The Postal Service continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Oregon's post offices are saved, but what about the Postal Service? Editorial

A few years ago, the U.S. Postal Service gave Oregonians a fright when it announced a plan to shut down unprofitable post offices, most of them rural.

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Related Topix: Indie, Oregon, Internet, Science / Technology, Amazon, Post, OR, Opinion

5 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

USPS hiring rural carriers in Michiana

If you, a family member, a neighbor, or a friend, are seeking a job, the U.S. Postal Service has news for you.

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9 hrs ago | People's Defender

Decatur Post Office meeting to be held

The postal town meeting for Decatur has been set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 in the gym of the Decatur Community Center, located on state Route 125.

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13 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab For Cutie, Where Do They Go Now?

Founding member Chris Walla has left the Seattle emo rockers after 17 years. What does the future hold for the fate of the band? After a whopping 17 years at the forefront of iconic alternative rock band Death Cab For Cutie , lead guitarist and producer Chris Walla has announced his departure from the group.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Death Cab for Cutie, Indie

Wed Aug 20, 2014

OregonLive.com

Deputy postmaster will make case in Portland for restructuring benefit obligations

Deputy Postmaster Ronald Stroman, fourth from right, with other dignitaries at the May unveiling of a postage stamp honoring Harvey Milk.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Milk, Indie, Oregon

Tue Aug 19, 2014

National Journal

Battle Over Postal-Service Cuts Looms in September

The stage is being set this month for another round of argument and angst over the future of the U.S. Postal Service when Congress returns to work in September.

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Related Topix: Indie, US News, US Politics, Thomas Carper, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Tom Coburn, Bernard Sanders

Target Marketing Magazine

Should Usps Continue Consolidation, Asks Usps Oig

Exactly 23 votes. That's how many subscribers to the Pushing the Envelope Blog for U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General cared enough to vote on whether USPS should continue with Phase 2 of its consolidation plan.

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Related Topix: Indie, Direct Mail, Direct Marketing

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

New Richland post office to open Monday

The post office is asking customers with P.O boxes in the existing post office in the Federal Building on Jadwin Avenue to empty them this weekend, Richland Postmaster Barbara Puckett said in a notice.

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Related Topix: Indie, Richland, WA, West Richland, WA, Kennewick, WA

Click2Houston

Caught on camera: Postal worker throws package across driveway

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Related Topix: Sienna Plantation, TX, Indie, Fort Bend County, TX

Switched

Chicago Orders Ban On EDM Music At Historic Concert Venue

What was once one of Chicago's highest-profile destinations for EDM concerts will no longer be able to play host to events featuring live music from the popular, difficult-to-define genre.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Indie, Los Angeles, CA, Studio City (Los Angeles, CA), Beverly Hills, CA, Guardians of the Galaxy

YourErie

Casey, Bipartisan Group of Senators Push to Keep Post Offices Open

U.S. Senator Bob Casey along with a bipartisan group of 48 other senators, called on Senate Appropriators to prevent the United States Postal Service from consolidating up to 82 mail processing facilities nation-wide, which would eliminate up to 15,000 more jobs in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Robert Casey, Democrat, Senator Bob Casey, Indie, Transportation, United States Postal Service, Postal, Pennsylvania

Stereogum

More Adventurous Turns 10

I can remember with clarity the first time I heard Jenny Lewis' voice - the place, the time of day, what I was wearing.

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Related Topix: Indie, Computers, Pop/Rock, Rilo Kiley

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Revenue up, but Postal Service still behind

The U.S. Postal Service lost $2 billion this spring despite increasing its volume and charging consumers more money to send mail, officials said.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

DM News

Senators Plead for One-Year Moratorium on Postal Consolidation

Half the Senate wants to block Phase 2 of USPS's Network Rationlization plan. Are they serious, or merely posturing? Fifty vacationing Senators attached their names to a letter sent today to the chairwoman and ranking member of the Appropriations Committee, asking them to block Phase 2 of the U.S. Postal Service's Network Rationalization plan.

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Related Topix: Indie, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Mikulski, Bernard Sanders, Jon Tester, Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives

Courier News

Rep. Holt in Manville to deliver mail and a messageRep. Holt in...

Rep. Holt in Manville to deliver mail and a message Lawmaker says Congress can save the Postal Service Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/Vq2RUu Congressman Rush Holt spends a morning walking in a postman's shoes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Rush Holt, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Indie, North Brunswick, NJ, Representative Jon Runyan, Frank LoBiondo, Republican

Wed Aug 13, 2014

FOX Carolina

Correction: Postal Service-Losses story

In a story Aug. 11 about U.S. Postal Service Revenues, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the agency blamed its $2 billion loss for the quarter ending June 30 on increases in compensation and benefit costs.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Printing Impressions

USPS Reports 2.0% Revenue Increase, $2.0B Loss in Q3, Compared to a Net Loss of $740M in 2013

August 12, 2014 - The U.S. Postal Service ended the June 30, 2014, quarter with a net loss of $2.0 billion, compared to a net loss of $740 million for the same period last year.

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Bbech tree news

U.S. Postal Service to Open Village Post Office At Aberdeen Grocery

The Kentuckiana District of the U.S. Postal Service will welcome its newest Village Post Office on Monday, August 18, 2014 in Aberdeen.

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Related Topix: Indie, Aberdeen, KY, Flener, KY

Fox News

Know Before the Bell: USPS Loses $2B and Toothpaste Ingredient Tied to Cancer

The toothpaste you're using may be linked to cancer-cell growth, and the U.S. Postal Service lost billions of dollars in the spring.

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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

U.S. Postal Service loses $2B this spring

The robots are coming--and they want jobs. Here's what the experts say will happen by the year 2025.

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