Feds Investigate Hoverboard Safety After Fires, USPS Limits ShipmentsAfter reports of several fires involving hoverboards, including at least one in the Bay Area, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said they are looking into the safety of the popular holiday toys.
USPS Wants To Turn Your Email Inbox Into Your Home's MailboxUSPS customers can sign up for an app to have a photo, or digital first look of the letters coming to their mailbox emailed to them daily.
Historic Quake-Damaged Napa Post Office Won’t Be DemolishedThe U.S. Postal Service has decided not to demolish the historic Franklin Station Post Office in downtown Napa that was damaged in last year’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake.
Jackie Speier Moves To End Ban On Shipping Alcohol Through Postal ServiceSpeier’s office said the bill would end a Prohibition-era ban.
SF, Oakland And San Jose Rank Among Top U.S. Cities For Dog On Mail Carrier AttacksWhen it comes to dog attacks on mail carriers, San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose are listed among the top 30 cities in the country according to the U.S. Postal Service.
USPS Removing Continuously-Burglarized East Oakland MailboxThe U.S. Postal Service is removing a collection box from outside an East Oakland Post Office, saying it has consistently been the target of vandals and mail thieves.
SF Post Office Struggles Without Electronics As Tax Return Crush Swamps Lone ClerkHow would you do your job if every modern technlogy you rely on was taken away? No computer, no cash register, no Internet? That was the scene this morning at the Gateway Station Post Office at One Embarcadero Center, as a line of customers, many with tax returns to file, grew longer and longer.
Maya Angelou Stamp Accidentally Features Quote From Another AuthorThe U.S. Postal Service issued a new limited edition "Forever" stamp Tuesday, honoring the late poet, author and civil rights champion Maya Angelou, but it carries a quote that apparently originated elsewhere.
Familiar White Postal Service Trucks Too Small For Increasing Amount Of Parcels Being MailedThose little white U.S. Postal Service trucks aren't equipped to handle the increasing amount of parcel packages being delivered these days, as letter-size mail is on the decline.
San Jose Postal Workers Take On Santa's Responsibilities Delivering Packages On ChristmasPostal workers took on some of Santa’s responsibilities Thursday delivering packages on Christmas Day in San Jose.
'Substantial Amount' Of Mail Damaged In USPS Truck Fire While En Route From San Francisco To Los AngelesA “substantial amount” of a mail was damaged during a vehicle fire involving a United States Postal Service tractor-trailer Sunday morning, according to a USPS spokesman.
U.S. Postal Service Looking To Expand Delivery Services After Test Program With AmazonThe U.S. Postal Service is looking to build upon a pilot delivery program launched with Amazon.com in San Francisco and expand it to other major cities.