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Feds Intercept Pot Shipment Sent To Publishing House

Posted 03.21.2012 | Books

Crime-related documents website The Smoking Gun reported yesterday that three parcels, containing 11 pounds of pot, were intercepted on their way to p...

Things Get Worse For U.S. Postal Service

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2012 | Business

* Postal Service says mail volume down 6 pct * Package business grew due to holiday shopping * Agency lost $5.1 bln last...

The 5 Best Sendable Valentine's Day Treats

Small Kitchen College | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Small Kitchen College

As the saying goes, the way to someone's heart is through his or her stomach -- so I've compiled a list of simply delicious treats that act as blank canvases for the personal touches and creativity that make a good gifts unforgettable.

How Obama Can Guarantee a Second Term

David Morris | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
David Morris

Let me suggest a surefire way Barack Obama can win a second term: stand in the doorway of a post office scheduled for closing and declare, "Not on my watch."

Is Booze The Key To Saving The Postal Service?

Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

The eagle is struggling to fly. Growing financial grief has placed the U.S. Postal Service in a difficult bind. As it plans to close hundreds of m...

Startup Updater Sees Goldmine In 'Snail Mail'

Reuters | Posted 01.15.2012 | Small Business

(Deborah L. Cohen) - One entrepreneur's shrinking, outdated market is another entrepreneur's goldmine. Traditional mail may be on the wane, but tha...

Take Me to the Post Office

Juanita MORE! | Posted 12.24.2011 | San Francisco
Juanita MORE!

I admit it I'm an old-fashioned gal. I like to get a real card or letter from someone I care about in my real mailbox!

More on the Case for the Post Office

David Morris | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
David Morris

The refusal of Congress has led the USPS to embrace strategies that may save money in the short term but will undermine if not destroy the public mission of the post office in the long term.

EXCLUSIVE: New Revelations From PostSecret

Frank Warren | Posted 11.14.2011 | Books
Frank Warren

I started PostSecret six years ago in Washington DC by passing out postcards to strangers and inviting them to illustrate a secret and mail it to me. Here are some exclusive secrets, only for Huffington Post readers.

Postal Service Ends Special Sunday Delivery For Adventist Community

Posted 07.27.2011 | Religion

By Albert Sabate Religion News Service LOMA LINDA, Calif. (RNS) Postal carrier Ruth Gomez had prayed and waited for five years to be transferred t...

The Kyocera Echo a Sprint Exclusive

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Last night Sprint and Kyocera held a press event at New York City's Edison Ballroom. Around 6:30 p.m. Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint, took the stage and ann...

Saturday Mail Delivery Poised To Become A Thing Of The Pas

Washington Post | Ed O'Keefe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Check your mailbox. If the U.S. Postal Service has its way, this could be one of the last Saturdays you receive mail....

Letter From 1930s DELIVERED At Last In California

Yahoo! News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A letter was finally delivered to a Stockton business was originally sent in the 1930s... 73 years ago....

Woman Finds Marijuana In Mail In Michigan

CBS News | Font Size Print E | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Indeed, police say a surprise 2-pound package of marijuana arrived in the mail last week at one elderly woman's home in southern Michigan's Blackman T...

Suspicious Package Found At Atlanta Federal Building

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ATLANTA (AP)- Police say they evacuated a federal building in downtown Atlanta and sent in the bomb squad after a suspicious package was found. Atlan...

Thanks to Spam, It's Not Junk Mail Anymore

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Sarah O'Leary

If you want to reach your consumers in the internet age, tell the youngsters in the office that you're kickin' it old school with USPS.

Liberating the Postal Service

A. Lee Fritschler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
A. Lee Fritschler

What the Postal Service needs is to be free of congressional interventions and allowed to operate as a regulated corporation in a competitive delivery services industry.

Dear Santa, Stop Putting Catalogs in My Mailbox

Ted Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ted Wells

Some of us recycle them, but more than half end up in the landfills where they decompose, releasing methane, an intense global warming gas. They're a massive misuse of natural resources and energy.

Zumbox Trying To Make Your Mailbox Obsolete

EcoGeek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Why on earth do we still have snail mail? For packages? OK. But everything else, really? All the paper, all the transportation, all the man-hours deli...

Videos of the Labor 2008 Program to Elect Pro-Worker Candidates!

Stewart Acuff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stewart Acuff

Here are some fun videos that show you our core program elements.

10 Creative Ways To Reuse Your Junk Mail

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

100 billion pieces of junk mail are sent annually, which accounts for one-third of all United States mail. According to Treehugger, Americans spend ov...