United Parcel Service
Two hundred and fifty UPS workers were given pink slips after participating in a 90-minute protest last month over the firing of a long-time employee.
UPS and FedEx blamed shipping problems on overloaded systems and bad weather in some parts of the country.
The problems are being blamed on overloaded systems and weather troubles in some parts of the country.
Families across the Tri-State Area are anxiously waiting for their holiday packages, but some could arrive on your doorstep battered and bruised.
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.
A surveillance video from a home in Mapleton, Brooklyn, shows a UPS worker leaving a package, and less than a minute later, a woman jumps steals the package.
Police are warning homeowners about a series of unsolved thefts in Old Bethpage, Farmingdale and Bethpage.
Some employers are cutting spousal benefits and work hours.