PostalService

  • Postal Service: Red ink for 11th year in row as mail slumps

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The beleaguered U.S. Postal Service reported a financial loss Tuesday for the 11th straight year, citing declining mail volume and costs of its pension and health care obligations even as it predicted another strong holiday season of package deliveries. It pleaded for more freedom to raise stamp...
  • Postal workers accepted bribes to deliver packages of cocaine

    Sixteen postal workers in Atlanta and the surrounding area accepted bribes to deliver packages of cocaine, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. In exchange for bribery payments, the postal workers provided special addresses on their routes where the drugs could be shipped and then intercepted the packages and delivered them to...
  • Postal Service employees arrested for accepting bribes to deliver drugs

    ATLANTA – Federal law enforcement says numerous post office employees have broken the law. They allegedly used their jobs as postal carriers to make illegal side money — bribes. Here’s what the FBI and the postal police say was taking place. The workers made a pact with a person...