Retailers are increasing shipping fees while fielding more calls from customers, asking, "Where's my package?"
State and local budgets are hurting from the pandemic and could use the help.
The USPS says veterans make up roughly one-sixth of its workforce.
Some small business owners say it's important to their bottom line to have a reliable service that's less expensive than other delivery options.
Congress passed a law in 2006 that requires the Postal Service to prepay health benefits for retirees. It's had trouble doing that.
Recent problems at the USPS could lead to more businesses using private companies for shipping — and that could have consequences for workers.
The pandemic has caused another sharp decline in business.
This year's late Thanksgiving has put shippers on alert. They're reminding customers to send their gifts early.
The big-rig mail trucks will include a safety driver in case something goes wrong.
In honor of former President George H.W. Bush, the U.S. Postal Service is suspending deliveries Wednesday.