FedEx to hike rates 4.9%

MEMPHIS, Tenn., September 18, 2017 — FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight, subsidiaries of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), will increase shipping rates effective January 1, 2018.

FedEx Express will increase shipping rates by an average of 4.9% for U.S. domestic, U.S. export and U.S. import services.  FedEx One Rate pricing will increase by an average of 3.5%. Continue reading

UPS First Commercial Customer In U.S. To Use New Daimler Electric Delivery Truck

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it will place in service three medium-duty electric trucks from Daimler Trucks Fuso brand, called the eCanter. The company will be the first commercial customer in the U.S. to use this series-produced vehicle. UPS will deploy the trucks in the U.S. at locations to be determined. The new EV trucks build on UPS’s Rolling Laboratoryfleet of more than 8,500 alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles. Continue reading

Men facing charges for breaking in to PO boxes across Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS(KTNV) – Two men are facing charges in connection with multiple PO box break-ins across Las Vegas.

According to a federal complaint filed on September 11, the United States Postal Inspection Service received numerous reports of theft from PO boxes at various post office locations in Las Vegas.

The complaint states surveillance footage caught a white male adult entering the Spring Valley Post Office around 11:25 pm on July 8. The footage shows the man using a crowbar to pry open PO boxes.

Source: Men facing charges for breaking in to PO boxes across Las Vegas – KTNV.com Las Vegas