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N.J. Antique Shop At Odds With Post Office After Package Delivered Damaged

For more than two decades, an elderly couple in New Jersey has relied on the U.S. Postal Service for their business. But now, their relationship with the post office is broken after an expensive package was crushed, CBS2’s Meg Baker reported.

12/19/2014

FILE - A United States Postal Service worker dressed as Santa Claus stands at a postal window at the end of a news conference at the James A. Farley Post Office in New York to kick off "Operation Santa Claus".  (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Postal Service Kicks Off 102nd Annual ‘Operation Santa’ In NYC

Tuesday marks the start of the U.S. Postal Service’s 102nd annual “Operation Santa Adopt-a-Letter” program.

12/02/2014

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.

10/02/2014

United States Postal Service mail truck (file / credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dog Attack Suspends Mail Delivery To Some New Jersey Homes

The U.S. Postal Service has suspended delivery to four Rochelle Park homes after a dog attacked a mail carrier.

06/19/2014

Cocaine seized from Fun World Childcare in the Bronx. (Credit Handout)

Officials: Leader Of Puerto Rico-New York City Drug Ring Arrested

Juan Valdez is accused of smuggling large quantities of cocaine and oxycodone from Puerto Rico to New York using the U.S. Postal Service.

04/10/2014

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

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

Long Island Community Not Alone In Quest For Regular Mail Deliveries

New Hyde Park residents are apparently not alone in their quest for their mail deliveries. Several zip codes across Long Island and the country are seeing inconsistent U.S. mail service.

03/05/2014

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.

02/24/2014

Lorraine Trivone And Father Nicholas

Staten Island Woman Furious After Postal Service Loses Track Of Her Father’ Ashes

A Staten Island woman was waiting Friday evening for a very meaningful package that appeared to have been lost in the mail.

02/21/2014

A postal worker delivers mail in the Bronx. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Meet To Discuss Skipped Mail Deliveries In The Bronx

What began as complaints about missed mail deliveries in a few Bronx apartment buildings has now blossomed into a large issue affecting an entire ZIP code.

02/19/2014

A U.S. Postal worker in the Bronx. (Photo: CBS 2)

Apparently, ‘Neither Rain Nor Snow’ Means Little At One Bronx Post Office

The empty black hole in the mailbox has been a recurring disappointment in parts of the Bronx, most notably in Riverdale, Kingsbridge, Marble Hill, and Van Cortlandt Village. And you’ll never believe the reason why.

02/18/2014

A U.S. Postal Service worker drove into flooding from the Shrewsbury River. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Postal Worker Rescued From Ice Water During High Tide Near Shrewsbury River

Crews worked quickly to rescue the postal worker, who got stuck in four feet of ice water on Shrewsbury Drive in Monmouth Beach.

01/03/2014

Surveillance video shows a woman stealing a package from in front of a home in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Simple Precautions Can Ward Off Package Thieves

FedEx, UPS and U.S. Postal Service employees are being warned to be on the alert, that thieves might be following them and then grabbing packages from in front of homes.

12/09/2013

A postal supervisor delivers Michael Schecter's cremated ashes to his brother, Ken. (credit: CBS 2)

After 3 Weeks, U.S. Postal Service Finally Delivers Man’s Remains

A Brooklyn man whose brother’s remains were lost by the U.S. Postal Service received some good news Thursday.

12/05/2013

U.S. Postal Service truck. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

U.S. Postal Service Under Fire, Accused Of Losing Man’s Cremated Remains

A Brooklyn man whose brother died in California last month is still waiting for his cremated remains to be sent back to our area. He blames the U.S. Postal Service for losing his loved one.

12/04/2013

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