EBay activates plan to shift more business to UPS and away from Postal Service because of mail delays

The online auction site is a massive customer for the Postal Service: its second-largest retail customer, after only Amazon. Increasing unreliability of USPS delivery has led eBay to shift some of its business to private company UPS instead. Business BEST … Read more…

Must Read: Rent the Runway Ends Its Unlimited Service, Experts Warn Against TikTok’s ‘Tooth Shaving’ Trend

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Rent the Runway ends its Unlimited subscription serviceApparel and accessories rental company Rent the Runway is continuing to adjust its business model amidst pandemic-wrought challenges, announcing on Thursday that it … Read more…

Trump, under fire for alleged comments about veterans, has a long history of disparaging military service

Twenty-one years ago, Trump asked in little-remembered interview: “Does being captured make you a hero? I don’t know.” Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

The Secret Service bought phone location data, dodging the need for a warrant

A newly released Secret Service document confirms that U.S. law enforcement has been purchasing phone location data gathered from popular apps — soundly circumventing the need for a warrant. Obtained by Motherboard through a Freedom of Information Act request, the … Read more…

AMC’s Shudder Streaming Service Launching in Australia, New Zealand

AMC Networks’ speciality SVOD service Shudder launched Monday in Australia and New Zealand with titles including breakout hits “Creepshow” and “Cursed Films.” Shudder offers a menu of on-demand horror, thriller, and suspense programming and originally rolled out in the U.S. It has since … Read more…

‘Constituent Power’ Key To Pushing Congress To Protect Postal Service | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Postal service warns nearly every state it may not be able to deliver ballots in time based on current election rules

The US Postal Service is warning states that voters risk not getting their ballots back to election offices in time because of lags in mail delivery, according to letters reviewed by CNN, adding a new level of uncertainty to the … Read more…

Postal service inspector general reviewing DeJoy’s policy changes and potential ethics conflicts

The internal watchdog at the United States Postal Service is reviewing controversial policy changes recently imposed under Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, and is also examining DeJoy’s compliance with federal ethics rules, according to a spokeswoman for the USPS inspector general … Read more…

Trump opposes election aid for states and Postal Service bailout, threatening Nov. 3 vote

Trump’s latest broadside makes explicit his intent to stand in the way of urgently needed money to help state and local officials administer elections during the coronavirus pandemic. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Man ‘ran aggressively’ at Secret Service officer before being shot near White House

The man shot near the White House on Monday — briefly halting the president’s press briefing — “ran aggressively” towards a Secret Service agent and claimed to have a weapon, authorities said. The shooting of the 51-year-old suspect by a … Read more…

Almost 100 people in Ohio were infected with Covid-19 after a man went to church, including some who weren’t even at the service

A man with Covid-19 went to church in mid-June, then 91 other people got sick, including 53 who were at the service, according to Ohio’s governor. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

Postal Service says it has ‘ample capacity’ to handle election after Trump casts doubt

The US Postal Service definitively said Monday that it had the capacity to handle the added volume of mail-in ballots in November’s general election after President Donald Trump questioned its ability to do so. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics … Read more…

‘30 Rock’ Reunion: A Funny, Blatant Commercial for NBC’s ‘Amazing Streaming Service’ Peacock (Column)

Scripted by “30 Rock” co-creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, the hour-long reunion special “episode” that aired Thursday on NBC (and some of its affiliate stations) brought the cast back together via Zoom calls and side plots with impressively high … Read more…

Protesters tear through D.C. after National Guard troops and Secret Service keep them from the White House

Downtown Washington, D.C., was filled with flames and broken glass in the early hours of Sunday morning as large groups of protesters moved through the city for the second straight night.  Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines BEST DEAL … Read more…

India’s Reliance launches JioMart online grocery service, challenging Amazon, Flipkart

Reliance Industries Ltd has launched an online grocery service, JioMart, the head of its grocery retail business said, in a move aimed at rivalling Amazon.com’s local unit and Walmart Inc’s Flipkart in the huge Indian market. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…

Top Republican fundraiser and Trump ally named postmaster general, giving president new influence over Postal Service

Trump wants to pressure the Postal Service to raise prices on Amazon and other online retailers. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

United Airlines service workers’ union sues over schedule cuts after carrier got federal aid

United fleet and passenger service workers are suing the airline over a planned cut to their hours, saying it violates their contract and the law providing billions in coronavirus aid from the government. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals … Read more…

Secret Service paid Trump’s D.C. hotel more than $33,000 for lodging to guard treasury secretary

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin stayed at the president’s luxury hotel in D.C. for five months before buying a home in Washington. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…