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Philly.com
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday season"While net income is favorable compared to a net loss, it unfortunately does no
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday season
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
"While net income is favorable compared to a net loss, it unfortunately does not reflect the end of our losses," Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Joseph Corbett said. The service is still seeking relief from the mandate to... Read more
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The Hill
Postal Service posts profit after holiday seasonA record number of holiday packages helped push the Postal Service towards a pr
Postal Service posts profit after holiday season
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
A record number of holiday packages helped push the Postal Service towards a profitable first quarter for the new fiscal year. The mail service reported $1.3 billion in controllable income — that’s income that covers the service’s operational... Read more
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Salon.com
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday seasonWASHINGTON (AP) — A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable ec
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday season
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable economic situations temporarily turned around the financial fortunes of the Postal Service, officials said Tuesday. The post office reported a $307 million profit between... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday seasonWASHINGTON (AP) — A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable ec
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday season
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable economic situations temporarily turned around the financial fortunes of the Postal Service, officials said Tuesday. The post office reported a $307 million profit between... Read more
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Daily Herald
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday seasonWASHINGTON -- A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable econom
Postal Service shows profit during year-end holiday season
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -- A strong holiday shipping season and a couple of favorable economic situations temporarily turned around the financial fortunes of the Postal Service, officials said Tuesday. The post office reported a $307 million profit between... Read more
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DMNews
Mailers Rise Up Against iPOSTShare this article: Thirty-two organizations—from RR Donnelley to Disabled Ame
Mailers Rise Up Against iPOST
DMNews / Posted 5 days ago
Share this article: Thirty-two organizations—from RR Donnelley to Disabled American Veterans—unite in opposition to the first Congressionally mandated postal increase in 40 years. Thirty-two companies and associations representing the U.S. Postal... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Longmont sees 120% increase in parcel deliveries between 2012 and 2014Parcel deliveries by the United States Postal Service in Longmont increased abo
Longmont sees 120% increase in parcel deliveries between 2012 and 2014
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 6 days ago
Parcel deliveries by the United States Postal Service in Longmont increased about 121 percent between the fiscal year 2012 compared to 2014, the highest in Boulder County when stacked up against Boulder, Louisville and Lafayette. Statistics released... Read more
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The Seattle Times
$1.4 million: Donors set record for Fund For The NeedySome came in Christmas cards, one came in a Valentine and another arrived in a
$1.4 million: Donors set record for Fund For The Needy
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
Some came in Christmas cards, one came in a Valentine and another arrived in a card with a dancing elephant on the front. A Seattle man sent $3. A foundation created by an Eastside couple gave $20,000. And a holiday caroling group in Phinney sent... Read more
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DMNews
ProExigency Mailers Fire BackShare this article: Mailers that support a postal reform law preserving the 4.
ProExigency Mailers Fire Back
DMNews / Posted 7 days ago
Share this article: Mailers that support a postal reform law preserving the 4.3% surcharge respond to those opposed to it. Now the original mailers group—which was joined by postal unions in the sending of the first letter—have fired off a notice... Read more
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DMNews
Mailers Rise Up Against iPOSTShare this article: Thirty-two organizations—from RR Donnelley to Disabled Ame
Mailers Rise Up Against iPOST
DMNews / Posted 8 days ago
Share this article: Thirty-two organizations—from RR Donnelley to Disabled American Veterans—unite in opposition to the first Congressionally mandated postal increase in 40 years. Thirty-two companies and associations representing the U.S. Postal... Read more
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DMNews
Exigency and the Political LoseLose SituationShare this article: Postal reformer Tom Carper takes a valiant stab at passing
Exigency and the Political LoseLose Situation
DMNews / Posted 18 days ago
Share this article: Postal reformer Tom Carper takes a valiant stab at passing his iPOST bill by April. But once again, the senator's bold move will likely be deflected. At the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on the state of the... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Mail delivery problems ignite outrageMail delivery problems in the Clive area could be part of a bigger issue, offic
Mail delivery problems ignite outrage
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
Mail delivery problems in the Clive area could be part of a bigger issue, officials said Thursday. About 100 people wrote on the KCCI Facebook page about not getting their mail on time. A letter carriers union leader said the root of the problem... Read more
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DMNews
Exigent Rate Is Likely to Be Baked into New Postal ReformJanuary 21, 2016Exigent Rate Is Likely to Be Baked Into New Postal Reform Shar
Exigent Rate Is Likely to Be Baked into New Postal Reform
DMNews / Posted 22 days ago
January 21, 2016Exigent Rate Is Likely to Be Baked Into New Postal Reform Share this article: A Senate hearing shows some promise that Sen. Carper's iPOST bill—which keeps the 4.3% surcharge—could be passed this year. Sen. Tom Carper's relentless... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dr. King's struggle buoyed by faith in GodThe Christian church was a driving force and primary source of strength for the
Dr. King's struggle buoyed by faith in God
Orange County Register / Posted 25 days ago
The Christian church was a driving force and primary source of strength for the civil rights movement in the 1960s. Martin Luther King Jr. was the son and grandson of Baptist ministers. Four of the nine speakers at the Aug. 28, 1963 “March on... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Joseph Bosel Jr.Mr. Bosel was born October 10, 1935 in Lisbon, a son of the late Joseph R. and
Joseph Bosel Jr.
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Mr. Bosel was born October 10, 1935 in Lisbon, a son of the late Joseph R. and Edith (Crawford) Bosel, Sr. and had lived his entire life in Lisbon. Joe worked as a letter carrier for the U.S. Post office in Lisbon for 32 years, retiring in 1990. He... Read more
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