Imagine a bank with all the bureaucracy of the United States Post Office AND all the financial savviness of the U.S. government. If you like that idea, you'll just love Democrats proposal to bank at your local post office.
The US Postal Service (USPS) and its mail delivery operations are set to gain a helping hand courtesy of self-driving startup TuSimple, with the agency enlisting the company's autonomous trucks for a two-week trial.
We're all heard stories about young children being punished at school by their socialist teachers for drawing or cutting out pretend handguns, or even for pointing a finger on the playground and saying "Bang! Bang!"
I have nothing against featuring the American flag on a stamp, mind you. But look at the way that soldier's arms and hands are positioned. You've seen men on combat patrol holding their arms and hands in that position plenty of times. But they we
It's called the "Mail Cover Program" and it's run by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Yes, even the Post Office is spying on us, writes John Kiriakou.
The U.S. Post Office is a loose cannon when it comes to spying on Americans: it answers to no-one and can perform warrantless collection of data on every single piece of mail. Furthermore, it can and will give any data to other federal agencies who r
USPS could purchase thousands of EVs, but will they?
Priority mail prices are also increasing. A small flat rate box will now cost nearly $8, instead of $7.20.
The story of a man who showed the world how a peaceful, non-governmental system can flourish.
Below is good journalism in yesterday's WSJ about Trump being right that the Post Office is subsidizing Amazon and other delivery companies. To add insult to government incompetence, there was no first-class mail service yesterday because of George
Is it time to privatize the US Postal Service?
Two more suspicious packages were discovered on Friday, capping off a week of "bomb" scares which has gripped the MSM - less than two weeks before the November midterm elections, bringing the total number of unexploded or inert devices to 12.
The country would be wise to let the market take a shot at cleaning up government waste.
UK startup Arrival is working with UPS to develop a new mini fleet of electric delivery vehicles.
Lately, when he isn't trying to blame China on America's competitiveness woes, President Donald Trump has become obsessed with the online retailer Amazon. While there's speculationthat Trump is using the reins of government to carry out a perso
Like most monopolies, the US Postal Service isn't interested in changing its business model. An enterprise hemorrhaging cash in a free market would cut prices, improve service, look for new revenue streams, or simply close its doors. The USPS solu
Prepare Your Kids For The Unthinkable! | Lisa Haven
The United States Postal Service (USPS) released a report on Monday, outlining four different ways it could use a public blockchain to improve efficiency and save money.
It's news that seems ripped from the pages of The Onion. Or perhaps Atlas Shrugged.
The government-owned enterprise has lost $51.7 billion since 2007
As I reported recently, banks are beginning to collaborate in the campaign by governments to stamp out the use of cash among the public.
New documents obtained by the New York Times show that law enforcement agencies requested access to mail at least 50,000 times as part of ongoing mass surveillance programs.
Postal service wants to join "Internet of Things"
The snail mail monopoly is raising rates again.
Where’s Christmas? As one social media commentator rapidly noticed, a recent U.S. Postal Service advertisement to sell “holiday stamps” curiously omitted a Christmas or Christian-themed message, yet included portrayals of Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) today introduced legislation to modernize the U.S. Postal Service, save Saturday mail and repeal a crippling law responsible for 80 percent of the mail system’s funding woes.
The head of the financially struggling U.S. Postal Service said the agency must be allowed to ease the terms of prepayments into a retiree health-care fund and eliminate general mail delivery on Saturday.
Color us unsurprised by this litte gem (via Bloomberg):
On July 27, 2012, the National Association of Letter Carriers adopted a resolution at their National Convention in Minneapolis to investigate establishing a postal banking system.
Is Congress the Real Problem with the Post Office?