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A woman was shot and wounded while getting mail in this Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn foyer on Friday, Feb. 13. (Credit: CBS2)

Search On For Suspect Who Shot Woman, 19, As She Got Mail In Brooklyn

Police late Friday were looking for a suspect who shot a young woman while she was getting her mail in Brooklyn.

02/13/2015

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Nyack Residents Say Postal Problem Is Causing Mail To Arrive Late

If you’re going to send a package to Nyack, send it sooner rather than later. Residents say they have been having a snail mail problem.

01/30/2015

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Staten Island Postal Worker Accused Of Hoarding Mail He Was Supposed To Deliver

A U.S. Postal worker in Staten Island was charged Friday with dumping mail in his girlfriend’s apartment and never delivering it to its intended recipients.

01/23/2015

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8 Long Island USPS Workers Arrested In Marijuana Theft, Delivery Scheme

The workers were supposed to have notified law enforcement about the marijuana, but instead plucked the packages out of the processing line and slapped new delivery labels on them, according to authorities.

12/03/2014

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Post Office To Deliver Packages On Sundays During The Holidays

Seven-day delivery will run from Nov. 17 through Christmas Day in response to anticipated growing demands.

11/06/2014

Mail allegedly hoarded by postal worker Joseph Brucato. (credit: U.S. Attorney's Office)

Brooklyn Mail Carrier Accused Of Hoarding 40,000 Letters

A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating to 2005.

09/26/2014

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Door-To-Door Mail Delivery Could Soon Be Replaced By ‘Cluster Boxes’

Door-to-door mail delivery could become a thing of the past. A U.S. House committee approved a bill that would change delivery to “cluster box” pick-ups.

05/21/2014

Postal workers protest on 34th Street against the U.S. Postal Service's pilot program to open counters at Staples stores on April 24, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Postal Workers Unions Protest Staples Program

Postal workers around the country protested in front of Staples stores on Thursday, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service’s pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees.

04/24/2014

One of the Postal Service's green lock boxes broken into in Freeport. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Officials: Mail Stolen From Postal Boxes On Long Island

The mail was apparently taken from two green locked boxes used by carriers to pick up mail to distribute on their routes. It happened in Freeport on April 7.

04/16/2014

Susan Heifetz was shocked to receive letters sent to her by her mother, an old boyfriend, and her brother over 4 decades ago. (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Woman Shocked To Receive Letters From Loved Ones 45 Years Later

The term ‘snail mail’ has taken on a new meaning for a Brooklyn woman who recently received a birthday card that was 45 years too late.

04/08/2014

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Postmaster General: Post Office In Midst Of Financial Disaster

Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night will keep a postal carrier from delivering your mail.
But lack of money might.

09/19/2013

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Post Office Issues Warning After Thieves Begin Fishing From Brooklyn Mailbox

It’s fishing season in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn – but not in the sense of catching actual fish.

04/29/2013

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United States Postal Service Backs Down On Cutting Saturday Delivery

The Postal Service said in February that it planned to cut back in August to five-day-a-week deliveries for everything except packages, as a way to hold down losses.

04/10/2013

FILE - US Postal Service letter carrier Anthony Ow sorts through mail in the back of his delivery truck. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Postal Service To Cut Saturday Mail To Trim Costs

In an announcement Wednesday, postmaster general and CEO Patrick R. Donahoe said the Saturday mail cutback will begin the week of Aug. 5.

02/06/2013

United States Postal Service Job Event at the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City on Long Island - Dec. 27, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

U.S. Postal Service Holds Job Fair At Roosevelt Field Mall

Some shoppers were looking for more than just bargains at the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City on Thursday.

12/27/2012

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