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Avoid Being Caught in Vicious Cycle of Lottery Scams

Here's a story that drives home the point that there are con artists out there that just won't give up until they've drained their victims of every dime they have. But there are ways to avoid being caught up in a vicious cycle of greed.Margaret Williams, daughter of fraud victim explained, "My mothe Full story

No More Mail Delivered To Your Door? (VIDEO)

(FORT WAYNE, Ind. ) www.incnow.tv -- If you're one of the nearly 38 million people who get mail delivered right to your door, that could change. Full story

Door-To-Door Mail Delivery Days Coming To An End?

After the threat of losing Saturday delivery, now door-to-door mail delivery may become a thing of the past. Full story

Armstrong urges judge to dismiss govt lawsuit

Cyclist Lance Armstrong urged a federal judge Tuesday to dismiss the Justice Department's False Claims Act lawsuit against him, arguing that that the Postal Service got its money's worth out of its sponsorship deal and that the claims are barred by the statute of limitations. Full story

For new U.S. homes, no more mailman at the door under postal plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Under a cost-saving plan by the U.S. Postal Service, Americans moving into newly built homes will not have mail delivered to their doors and will instead have to trek to the curb or neighborhood cluster boxes. Full story

Cluster box may replace door delivery of mail

You see them all over the place. Cluster boxes are places where you can use a key to collect your mail from a centralized location. In new neighborhoods, they're being installed instead of curbside mail boxes or boxes near the front door. Full story

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  Should US Postal be private?

England is planning to take its mail to the public by selling shares on the London stock exchange. Matt Welch, Reason Magazine and CNBC's Brian Sullivan, discuss whether the U.S. Postal Service should do the same.

  Postal workers fighting to keep Saturday delivery

Demonstrators turned out at post offices around the country Sunday to protest planned cutbacks in mail service. The U.S. Postal Service says it lost $16 billion last year and would save $2 billion by stopping delivery of first-class mail on Saturday, though packages would still be delivered.

  USPS, Congress debate Saturday mail delivery  

The U.S. Postal Service and Congress are squaring off over the plan to halt Saturday mail delivery. NBC’s Chris Clackum reports.

  USPS Savings Plan Not Enough: Postmaster General

Patrick Donahoe, Postmaster General & CEO of the U.S. Postal Service, explains why he is urging prompt action from Congress to allow the agency to halt Saturday mail delivery.

  USPS Takes Armstrong to Court

CNBC's Brian Shactman reports the Department of Justice is joining Floyd Landis in a lawsuit accusing Lance Armstrong using performance-enhancing drugs while being sponsored by the U.S. Postal Service. Armstrong says he did not cost the government mone...

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