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Packages like the ones shown here have been stolen from a number of doorsteps in Southport CT. (Credit:CBS2)

Holiday Related Crime On The Rise In Upscale Southport, Conn.

A rash of holiday thefts has police warning suburban residents about leaving packages unattended, even on their own doorsteps.


Bronx Housing Mailboxes (credit: CBS 2)

Post Office Still Refusing To Deliver To Bronx Building With Damaged Mailboxes

The mailboxes, filled with dust and rust from a leaky pipe in the ceiling earlier in the week, have been touched up with paint and duct tape. The postal service finds this fix unacceptable.


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Marilyn Dershowitz, Sister-In-Law Of Alan Dershowitz, Struck And Killed By USPS Truck In NYC

Police say a mail truck hit 68-year-old Marilyn Dershowitz as she rode her bike in Chelsea near West 29th Street and Ninth Avenue Saturday afternoon.


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Commission Rejects 2-Cent Hike For Stamps

The independent panel that oversees the U.S. Postal Service has denied the agency’s request to increase the cost of mailing a letter by 2 cents – to 46 cents.