Postal service

Frustration mounts over widespread delivery delays at DHS Postal Service

UPDATE: On Friday morning, USPS Headquarters provided a statement to News Channel 3 regarding the issue: The Postal Service appreciates our customers and sincerely apologizes for the temporary service disruptions experienced this week in Desert Hot Springs. The office has experienced a higher than normal number of parcels and will ensure that available mail and […]

Postal system

Frustrated with the postal system – The Suffolk News-Herald

For the editor: It’s been three days now and still no mail. Oh, we got a flyer in the box yesterday, but I know it’s not three days of mail. One day, hopefully soon, we will receive a large packet of return letters. I am totally frustrated with the postal system. Most weeks, mail is […]

Postal service

Postal Service turns to computer vision AI and edge computing to improve delivery

To help process 7.3 billion packages per year – 231 per second – the US Postal Service uses artificial intelligence. Announced this month, USPS has deployed advanced computer systems in 195 mail processing centers nationwide to apply seven computer vision models, reducing the time it takes to track a missing package from days to less […]

Postal service

Postal Service offering $50,000 for information on postal worker attack

A $50,000 reward is being offered to anyone who helps DC police find the suspects who attacked a US postal worker inside his truck on Tuesday. The US Postal Service is offering a $50,000 reward to anyone who helps DC police find the suspects who attacked a postal worker inside his truck on Tuesday. DC […]

Postal rates

Nonprofit postal rates set to skyrocket

The United States Postal Service (USPS) filed a notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) under the guise of a statutory holiday weekend on Friday, asking for rate increases of 6.9% on average, with different categories ranging from 5.7% to 14.6%. The new rates would take effect on August 29. According to the Alliance of […]