Beleaguered Post Office Demands Extra Penny For Stamps

It's time to hoard those "forever" stamps, or just budget an extra three cents for all the letters you'll be mailing next year. In the first price increase in more than two years, stamps will cost 45 cents as of January 22. Postcards will go up three cents, and there are some other small increases that will amount to… » 10/19/11 11:15am 10/19/11 11:15am

Postage Stamps To Honor The Living

As part of its desperate attempt to save itself from bankruptcy, the U.S. Postal Service announced yesterday that it will throw out its ban on putting living people's pictures on stamps. The postal service is accepting suggestions for people who should be honored with a stamp, and Lady Gaga, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and… » 9/27/11 6:20pm 9/27/11 6:20pm

Bette Davis Gets Stamp'd • Rwanda Women Dominate The Parliament

• A 42-cent commemorative stamp » 9/17/08 5:30pm 9/17/08 5:30pm will be released tomorrow in Boston featuring a portrait of real-life and fictional , Bette Davis. Think the mail her stamps are on will have a bumpy ride? • According the preliminary election results, Rwanda will be the first country where ; females have taken 44 of the 80 seats. •…