Top stories of the week October 27-November 2

  1. USPS awards Zebra Technologies scanner contract worth $570 million
  2. NYC letter carrier, arrested in 2016 for telling cops to slow down, charged with “menacing” after weekend altercation with NYPD officers
  3. Craft employees can now request unscheduled leave using a mobile device or PC
  4. Iowa postal worker admits stealing cash, drugs from mail
  5. Lewiston NY letter carrier receives postal service hero award
  6. Police: Man Threatens Postal Worker Inside PO Locker Room, Steals Winter Coat
  7. California Postal Worker Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Scheme in Which USPS Trucks Were Robbed at Gunpoint
  8. Christmas Pay Procedures for Rural Carriers
  9. FedEx, UPS begin the great last-mile delivery divergence
  10. Amazon’s profit falls as costs for faster shipping soar