U.S. Postal Service

Postal Service to Cut Saturday Mail to Trim Costs
The financially struggling U.S. Postal Service says it plans to stop delivering mail on Saturdays, but continue delivering packages six days a week. In an announcement scheduled for later Wednesday, the service is expected to say the cut, beginning in August, would mean a cost saving of about $2 bi…
Postal Rates Going Up But Not Most Letters
Postal rates will go up in April, but the cost of sending the basic letter will remain the same. The Postal Service said Thursday that most rates will go up on April 17 under a formula that allows the agency to increase prices within the rate of inflation.
Post Office Busy Answering Letters To Santa
The hundreds of letters to Santa written by Minnesota children will all end-up in one place -- Natalie Sorvani's desk. She says both the volume of letters and what the kids have to say make the task overwhelming at times.