U.S. Postal Service - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

U.S. Postal Service

Latest Stories

thoreau_at_200_69659.jpg

thoreau_at_200_69659.jpg

FILE- In this May 23, 2017, file photo, actor and environmentalist Ed Begley Jr., a board member of the Walden Woods Project, applauds during the dedication of the U.S. Postal Service's new Henry David Thoreau postage stamp at Walden Pond in Concord, Mass. Thoreau is being honored on the 200th anniversary of his birth. The U.S. Postal Service says it plans to hold a special dedication of the recently released stamp of the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist Wednesday, July 12, at his birthplace in Concord, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

eclipse_stamp_78160.jpg

eclipse_stamp_78160.jpg

FILE - These undated file images provided by the U.S. Postal Service shows the Total Solar Eclipse Forever stamp. The U.S. Postal Service unveiled Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Laramie, Wyo., the first-of-its-kind stamp, which commemorates the Aug. 21 eclipse, that changes when you touch it by transforming into an image of the Moon from the heat of a finger. (U.S. Postal Service via AP, File)

delicioso_stamps_78785.jpg

delicioso_stamps_78785.jpg

In this undated image provided by U.S. Postal Service shows six new stamps that The U.S. Postal Service is releasing. The tiny works of art are dedicated to the influence of Mexican, Central and South American and Caribbean foods and flavors on American cuisine. The dedication ceremony for the Delicioso Forever Stamps is being held Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, N.M. (U.S. Postal Service via AP)

dead_birds_delivered_63592.jpg

dead_birds_delivered_63592.jpg

In this image made available by the U.S. Postal Service on Friday Dec. 30, 2016, customer Rhonda King, of Grant, Ala., left, holds a canary, with USPS Operations Manager Sherry Hyche. King was crestfallen earlier in the month, when she received a half-dozen dead canaries in a package marked with tire tracks. The U.S. Postal Service said they later paid for seven new canaries plus the postage needed to send them to King. (Lindsay Powell/USPS via AP)

USPS.jpg

USPS.jpg

What does the US Postal Service charge on its website to update your mailing address?

20150530-national-news-cover.jpg

20150530-national-news-cover.jpg

National Edition News cover for May 30, 2015 - Many stamps of customer disapproval drain USPS: FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2007 file photo, US Postal Service mail handlers Alan Flores, left, and Romeo Gumpal sort packages at the USPS San Francisco processing and distribution center in San Francisco. The Postal Service on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009 said it is offering $15,000 buyouts to eligible employees in an effort to cut costs at a time when the post office is being buffeted by the recession and the popularity of e-mail and electronic bill payment. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

2_ap526355321167_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_ap526355321167_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

**FILE** Packages wait to be sorted in a Post Office in Atlanta on Feb. 7, 2013, as U.S. Postal Service carrier Michael McDonald gathers mail to load into his truck before making his delivery run. (Associated Press)

20080619-214953-pic-39130599_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20080619-214953-pic-39130599_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

BLOOMBERG NEWS General Motors Corp. is shifting its resources toward higher-mileage vehicles such as the Chevrolet Uplander, a flexible-fuel vehicle customized for the U.S. Postal Service.

a817eaec122b4d10520f6a70670071de.jpg

a817eaec122b4d10520f6a70670071de.jpg

Postal workers picket in front of a Staples store Thursday April 24, 2014 in Concord, N.H. Postal workers around the country protested in front of Staples stores, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service's pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

08c46241122c4d10520f6a706700aba2.jpg

08c46241122c4d10520f6a706700aba2.jpg

Postal workers picket in front of a Staples store Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Concord, N.H. Postal workers around the country protested in front of Staples stores, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service's pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

0add8d30122b4d10520f6a706700924f.jpg

0add8d30122b4d10520f6a706700924f.jpg

Postal workers picket in front of a Staples store Thursday April 24, 2014 in Concord, N.H. Postal workers around the country protested in front of Staples stores, objecting to the U.S. Postal Service's pilot program to open counters in stores, staffed with retail employees. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

4c6019f5a521010f520f6a706700e4a4.jpg

4c6019f5a521010f520f6a706700e4a4.jpg

This undated image released by the United States Postal Service shows the Harvey Milk Forever Stamp. The U.S. Postal Service will feature Milk, the California politician and gay rights icon, on its commemorative stamp. The image is based on a photograph taken around 1977 as Milk stood outside his Castro Street Camera Store in San Francisco. (AP Photo/U.S. Postal Service)

04d759652ab0b0094d0f6a70670016cf.jpg

04d759652ab0b0094d0f6a70670016cf.jpg

This undated handout image provided by the US Postal Service shows Star Spangled Banner forever stamp. The Smithsonian Institution is beginning a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the flag and song that became the national anthem with a new forever stamp from the U.S. Postal Service. The star-spangled banner stamp was dedicated Thursday at the National Museum of American History. The Smithsonian has housed the flag that inspired the words for the national anthem since the early 1900s. (AP Photo/USPS)

2_postal-service-priori_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_postal-service-priori_lea_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Packages await sorting at a post office in Atlanta as U.S. Postal Service letter carrier Michael McDonald gathers mail to load into his truck before making his delivery run on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/David Goldman)