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U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fremont Postal Worker Accused Of Stealing Smartphones, Other Items

A U.S. postal service worker in Fremont is facing mail theft charges, according to court records.

12/04/2014

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Small Town Way Of Life Phased Out; Canyon Post Office Faces Closure

Mike Sugerman’s About the Bay travels to Canyon, where a small community is saddened by the threat of their post office’s closure

10/27/2014

Ralph Nader speaks at the Berkeley Main Post Office on July 28, 2014. (Save the Berkeley Post Office)

Ralph Nader Calls On U.S. Postal Service To Keep Berkeley Post Office Open

The U.S. Postal Service announced in 2012 that it planned to sell the building, in part because of a multi-billion dollar deficit it is facing.

07/30/2014

A U.S. Postal Service delivery van. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Jose Postal Inspector Arrested, Accused Of Stealing Mail

A San Jose postal inspector has been arrested and charged with stealing and destroying mail, including Playboy magazines, passports and marijuana.

06/27/2014

A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Jose Postal Inspector Arrested, Accused Of Stealing & Destroying Mail

A San Jose postal inspector has been arrested and charged with stealing and destroying mail.

06/26/2014

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No Charges For Tree Trimmer Blamed For Injuring Protected Birds At Oakland Post Office

Federal wildlife officials have decided not to pursue criminal charges against a tree trimmer who injured protected birds while cutting back trees at an Oakland post office last month, according to a congressman who is investigating the matter.

06/06/2014

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Landscaper May Face Federal Charges For Injuring Birds Outside Oakland Post Office

A Bay Point tree trimmer could be facing federal charges for trimming trees outside a downtown Oakland post office earlier this month where protected birds were nesting, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service investigator said Wednesday.

05/21/2014

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Tree Trimmer Blamed For Harming Protected Birds Outside Oakland Post Office Paying For Their Care

After receiving death threats, a Bay Area tree trimmer who was blamed for harming birds during a trimming job in Oakland is trying to smooth ruffled feathers.

05/16/2014

A black-crowned night heron perched on a branch. (JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

No Protected Birds Killed In Wood Chipper Outside Oakland Post Office, Feds Say

Federal officials say no endangered birds died in a wood chipper this month as a company trimmed trees outside an Oakland post office

05/13/2014

A viewer took an photo of a dead dog on a sidewalk in front of the post office at 92nd St. and International Blvd. in Oakland. (CBS)

Dog Left Dead On Oakland Sidewalk For Nearly A Week Despite Numerous Calls

A dead dog left just feet away from a cluster of mailboxes in East Oakland was left for nearly a week before being cleaned up by animal control, but even then, the grisly task wasn’t complete, as KPIX 5 discovered Tuesday.

05/13/2014

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