Postal service

US Postal Service Posts 3.5 Billion Dollar Quarterly Loss

Postal Service Driver Killed In Crash

A U.S. Postal Service driver was killed when his vehicle collided with a truck Thursday afternoon near southwest suburban Channahon.

10/30/2014

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Guide To Lollapalooza 2013

Lollapalooza isn’t just something you can ignore (even if you wanted to). With an eclectic mix of bands, big and small, Lollapalooza brings us back year after year. The Cure, Mumford and Sons, Wavves, Matt and Kim and a bunch of bands we’re not cool enough to have ever heard of all make Lollapalooza worthwhile.

08/01/2013

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U. Of C. Fraternity Under Fire For Racist Prank

A fraternity at the University of Chicago isn’t getting its mail until it apologizes to a postal employee for a crude prank.

06/13/2013

Cartons of mail ready to be sorted sit on a shelf at the U.S. Post Office sort center. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rally Held In Federal Plaza To Save Saturday Mail Delivery

Postal workers are calling on Congress to improve service, not cut it.

03/24/2013

Post Office Kicks Off Annual Letters To Santa Campaign

Starting next Tuesday, letters to Santa will be available to the public.

11/30/2012

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Post Office To Remove Mail Boxes Before NATO Summit

The U.S. Postal Service is warning about some temporary service disruptions in the week before the NATO Summit.

05/01/2012

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Postal Service Confirms Cuts That Will Slow Mail Down

If you still mail a check to pay your bills, it’s going to take longer for them to get where they’re going starting in January.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

U.S. Postal Service mail carrier (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Postal Services Hopes To Deliver Mail Thursday

Neither rain nor sleet can stop mail delivery — but 20 inches of snow will bring it to a halt.

02/02/2011

U.S. Postal Service mail carrier (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Postal Service Plans Normal Operations

You know the old saying about how snow will not keep postal carriers from their appointed rounds?

02/01/2011

Postal Carrier Darryl Dague (Credit: CBS)

Mail Carrier Suspects Foul Play, Saves Woman

He forced his way into her home and dragged her, punched her, shoved her in a closet, and pinned her in with a dresser. The senior stayed there for almost three days. No one might have come to her rescue, had it not been for a very observant mail carrier.

CBS 2–01/26/2011