Video: Postal workers mourn loss of pregnant co-worker gunned down on Detroit’s west side

Video: Postal workers mourn loss of pregnant co-worker gunned down on Detroit’s west side

DETROIT – Workers at the post office in Detroit are mourning the loss of their pregnant co-worker Thursday morning who was shot and killed on Detroit’s west side. Bionka Lyons, 21, of Detroit, was killed Wednesday at about 11 p.m. outside her parent’s home on Crocuslawn Street. Her unborn child did not survive. “It’s all everyone […]

Video: Federal, Local Officials Hold Town Hall Meeting on Mail Theft in South Sacramento

SACRAMENTO — It’s a crime that can happen anywhere and to any neighborhood. Mailbox vandalism was the topic Thursday evening at a town hall meeting in South Sacramento. Community members were joined by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, the Federal Trade Commission, local lawmakers and police. “Mail theft is a federal crime, and we want […]

Video: Opposition to Trans-Pacific Partnership grows as postal workers’ union rallies against deal

Video: Opposition to Trans-Pacific Partnership grows as postal workers’ union rallies against deal

Some 2,000 members of the American Postal Workers Union have gathered in Miami where they are officially opposing the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Along with Florida Representative Alan Grayson, they hope to send a message to presidential candidates. The 200,000-member strong American Postal Workers Union (APWU) hopes to use its sway to deter Congress from considering the […]

Video: P.O. box thefts in Hawaii trigger federal investigation

Video: P.O. box thefts in Hawaii trigger federal investigation

Investigators say mail was stolen from Oahu post offices twice in the past week. P.O. boxes were broken into at the Waianae and Nanakuli post offices, and Honolulu police and federal authorities are looking into the cases. People pay to have a P.O. box, and many of them get one to help keep their mail secure, so what measures […]

Video: Letter carriers not always visited by a friendly face

Video: Letter carriers not always visited by a friendly face

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – The United States Postal Service brings mail every day, but something may keep letter carriers away. Not much will stop a letter carrier from delivering mail, but a vicious dog could postpone it. Herbert Chun walks the same neighborhoods every morning delivering mail to Greenville residents. But he’s not always greeted by […]

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