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USPS Experiencing Unprecedented Volume Of Packages

(CNN) - The United States Postal Service says it's overwhelmed right now,with an unprecedented number of packages and a limited number of employees due to COVID-19. The USPS issued a statement Monday warning that customers may experience temporary delays…

Mailing A Christmas Package? Shipping Deadlines Begin

(CNN) - Christmas is next week. Hanukkah is already here. Yes, the holidays are upon us and despite the crazy upheaval of 2020, some traditions remain intact. One of those is the rush to ship Christmas gifts in time…

USPS And Retailers Warn Of Potential Shipping Delays

(CNN) - The U.S. Postal Services and several retailers urge you to place your orders soon, if you want gifts to arrive in time for the holidays. USA Today reports, the Postal Service is flush with packages and short…

USPS Recommends Shipping Packages Early

(CNN) - After a hectic year for U.S. mail between the pandemic and the election, the Postal Service is recommending you mail your holiday gifts early. The week of December 14th-21st is expected to be the peak this year…

Judge Orders Mandatory USPS Measures For Ballot Delivery

Indianapolis, IN (WISH) - A federal judge is ordering the U.S. Postal Service comply with its own so-called "extraordinary measures" for ballot delivery. The service announced those measures Friday, in response to previous judicial orders. Now, U.S. District Court…

USPS: 100M+ Ballots Processed Since September 4

(CNN) -The U.S. Postal Service has transported over 100 million ballots since September 4th. The number includes ballots sent to voters, and ballots being returned to election offices. The USPS says it mailed over 523 million pieces of election…

Report: USPS Didn't Analyze Impact On Delivery

(CNN) - A new report found controversial policy changes at the U.S. Postal Service led to confusion and inconsistency in operations, earlier this year. The Inspector General for the USPS released the findings of it's investigation on Tuesday. The…

USPS Announces Prices Increases

(CNN) - Sending mail might get a little more expensive in 2021. The U.S. Postal Service filed notice with the postal regulatory commission that it's planning to increase prices. The new proposal raises the price for first-class mail by…

Democrats Consider Bringing House Back Over USPS Issue

(CNN) - House Democrats are considering a return to Washington this week to address issues related to the U.S. Postal Service. Four sources tell CNN about the discussions. Possible legislation could forbid sorting device changes, prevent facility closures, protect…

Holiday Ship Dates Pass For Some Shipping Services

(CNN) - It's just the first week of November, but it's already time to think about getting your holiday gifts in the mail. The U.S. Postal Service is releasing ship-by dates for this year. Some ground-shipping deadlines for overseas…