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Two of the turtles that were saved...by the Postal Service?! (Source: Jeff Brooks)

Postal Service Cuts Past Red Tape To Save Turtles In Trouble

There was something in a storm drain that caught the attention of Jeff Brooks’ three dogs.

CBS4–03/25/2013

Empty crates sit next to a U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail box in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. The U.S. Postal Service said its net loss last year widened to $15.9 billion, more than the $15 billion it had projected, as mail volume continued to drop, falling 5 percent. (Photo: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Congress Forces Postal Service To Continue Saturday Mail

Congress passed legislation Thursday requiring the U.S. Postal Service to have six-day delivery.

CBS4–03/22/2013

(Source: AP)

Beginning This Fall, No More Saturday Mail Delivery

Beginning this Fall, mail delivery on Saturdays will be a thing of the past. The U.S. Postal Service has announced that beginning August 5th, mail will only be delivered and picked up Monday through Friday.

CBS4–02/06/2013

Empty crates sit next to a U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail box in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. The U.S. Postal Service said its net loss last year widened to $15.9 billion, more than the $15 billion it had projected, as mail volume continued to drop, falling 5 percent. (Photo: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Man Throws “Bomb” Over Keys Post Office Counter, Is Arrested

During the holidays, many of us endure long lines at the post office to mail out gifts to friends and family. Juan Zigler, 69, was at the post office with a gift for the employees: a bomb threat.

CBS4–11/24/2012

(Source: AP)

Report: USPS Losing Billions

The United States Postal Service continues to hemorrhage money in 2012 to the tune of $15.9 billion, according to Bloomberg.com.

CBS Miami–11/15/2012

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

The Price Of Mailing A Letter Is Going Up

It’ll soon cost more to mail a letter. The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service said Thursday that it will raise postage rates on Jan. 27, including a 1-cent increase in the cost of first-class mail to 46 cents.

CBS4–10/12/2012

iPads For Soldiers

New Postal Policy Hinders S. Fla. Soldier Charity Donations

Troops overseas have become dependent on Apple iPads as their only form of communication with loved ones overseas.

CBS4–08/17/2012

Monday will be the busiest day of the year to ship holiday gifts via the Post Office. (Source: CBS)

Post Office’s Busiest Day Of The Year For Christmas Cards

If you finished your Christmas shopping over the weekend and planned to get your holiday cards in the mail today, join the crowd.

CBS4–12/20/2011

Miami Postmaster Jerry Long  (Source: U.S. Postal Service)

Challenging Times For Miami’s New Postmaster General

Miami officially has a new Postmaster General. Jerry Long was sworn in Tuesday morning and said in his 30-year career, he’s never seen more challenging times.

CBS4–12/06/2011

United States Postal Service

USPS May Close 3 S. Fla. Post Offices

The United States Postal Service continued to hemorrhage money in the last year and is now looking at possibly closing approximately 3,700 post offices nationwide, including three in South Florida.

CBS4–07/26/2011

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