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Use the USPS mobile app to place a hold on your mail

Forget to submit a hold request for your mail while traveling this holiday season? Use the USPS app to submit your request.

By December 12, 2014

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US Postal Service to hoverboards: You're grounded

The only option for mailing a hoverboard via USPS is Standard Post, which is limited to ground transportation.

By December 16, 2015

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Security camera catches USPS worker's amazingly lazy delivery

It's bad enough when FedEx or UPS throw your delivery onto your porch. But a home security camera catches a USPS truck driving across a lawn so it can get closer to the front door.

By October 5, 2013

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USPS shows CES modernity with, um, Marilyn Monroe

In the crowded exhibition halls of CES, the United States Postal Service serves up a little anachronism.

By January 9, 2013

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Amazon adds Sunday delivery to 15 more cities

Why wait until Monday to get your Amazon fix? With the help of USPS, Amazon is delivering to even more cities on Sunday.

By May 8, 2014

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When a delivery man throws your hard drive like a bowling ball

An alleged USPS delivery man is caught on home surveillance cameras practicing his bowling with a valuable package.

By March 25, 2014

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USPS to ban overseas shipments on tablets, smartphones, more

Starting next week, people won't be able to ship a whole host of electronics overseas because items like the iPad, Kindle, laptops, and smartphones use possibly combustible lithium ion batteries.

By May 10, 2012

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Ep. 1203: Where we do not pass Go

Hasbro left it up to the Internet to choose the new Monopoly token, but even a Facebook promotion and a Webful of cats can't make the board game relevant again. This story plus Pebble watch growing pains, the end of USPS weekend delivery, and more on today's 404 episode.

By February 7, 2013

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The 404 1,203: Where we do not pass Go (podcast)

Hasbro left it up to the Internet to choose the new Monopoly token, but even a Facebook promotion and a Webful of cats can't make the board game relevant again. This story plus Pebble watch growing pains, the end of USPS weekend delivery, and more on today's 404 episode.

By February 6, 2013

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'Star Trek' mailbox glows at night

A DIY "Star Trek" mailbox boldly sits near the street and collects deliveries. The NCC-USPS includes a solar panel for potential journeys through the dark of space.

By December 23, 2011