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First-of-a-Kind Stamps Are Round, Mimic Sports Ball Textures

WASHINGTON (KMOX) — The U.S. Postal Service will soon release stamps with the look — and feel — of actual balls used in popular sports. 154 more words

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“It warms my heart to see:" Letter carriers prepare to Stamp Out Hunger

MILWAUKEE — ‘Faster, Higher, Stronger’ is the motto for the Olympic Games — three words that do not describe the Letter Carrier Olympics.

“We try to change it up every year so that it’s a little bit of something new,” said Hunger Task Force Executive Director Sherrie Tussler of the obstacle course race featuring local personalities, politicians and letter carriers. 364 more words

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USPS Reports Quarterly Loss OF $562M, Wants To Raise Stamp Prices

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — You may be paying more for stamps after more bad news for the U.S. Postal service. The postal service has reported a quarterly loss of $562 million. 37 more words

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Postal Service, citing losses, seeks higher stamp prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is hoping it can soon raise stamp prices by a penny or more.

The postal service on Wednesday reported a quarterly loss of $562 million, despite growth in package delivery, due to continued erosion in the use of first-class mail as well as expensive mandates for its retiree health care obligations. 495 more words

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The Post Office Wants to Raise the Price of Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service is hoping it can soon raise stamp prices by a penny or more.

The postal service on Wednesday reported a quarterly loss of $562 million, despite growth in package delivery, due to continued erosion in the use of first-class mail as well as expensive mandates for its retiree health care obligations. 409 more words

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Postal Service, citing losses, seeks higher stamp prices

WASHINGTON  — The U.S. Postal Service is hoping it can soon raise stamp prices by a penny or more.

The postal service on Wednesday reported a quarterly loss of $562 million, despite growth in package delivery, due to continued erosion in the use of first-class mail as well as expensive mandates for its retiree health care obligations. 405 more words

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