Post Office

Exclusive CBS2 video showed a postal worker driving a semi-trailer truck, apparently while texting. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Postal Service Driver Spotted Texting Behind The Wheel In Rush Hour Traffic

A driver in Jamaica Queens witnessed danger on the road during rush hour on Monday morning.


Fire at a post office in New Brunswick, N.J. on June 1, 2015. (credit: Instagram/dclark0)

Transformer Explodes, Causes Fire At New Brunswick Post Office

Surrounding buildings, including the New Brunswick City Hall, were evacuated.



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.



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.


Stacked mail bins line a Financial District street. (Credit: CBS 2)

USPS Mail Bins Crowd Sidewalks In Financial District

Amid the hustle and bustle on Financial District streets, a different type of neighbor takes up space.


United States Postal Service vehicle (file / credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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.


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.


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.


The mail hasn't been delivered consistently in one Long Island town, prompting outrage from residents. (Photo: CBS 2)

Exclusive: Long Island Residents Blast Postal Service Over Lack Of Deliveries

Some Long Island residents think the U.S. Postal Service’s motto needs to be revised. That’s because snow, rain and gloom of night have been getting in the way of their mail deliveries.


Post Office (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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.


Debris from Sandy left for removal in Long Beach, Long Island - Nov. 20, 2012 (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Long Beach Post Office Reopens After Sandy

More than a month after superstorm Sandy ravaged the city, its post office is back in business and residents couldn’t be more grateful.


Empty mailbox in Jersey City apartment building (credit: CBS 2)

Postal Worker’s Vacation Causes Halt In Mail Delivery For Some In Jersey City

The unofficial motto of the U.S. Postal Service reads: Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. But that motto says nothing about what happens when a mail carrier goes on vacation. Residents of a Jersey City apartment building said when their letter carrier took a week off, so did their mail delivery.


A United States Post Office - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Suburban Post Office Robber Still At Large

Police in Lake Peekskill are still on the hunt for the man who held up the post office on Lake Drive.


Post Office  (file/William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

NJ Mail Carrier Honored For Helping Save Elderly Woman

A New Jersey post office held a ceremony Tuesday to honor a mail carrier for his efforts in rescuing an elderly grandmother on his route.


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Operation Santa Kicks Off In Manhattan

New York postal officials say their Santa program is the largest in the country and gets about 500,000 letters a year from needy children.