WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service lost $2 billion this spring despite increasing its volume and charging consumers more money to send mail, officials said Monday.
In other news Wednesday, News Corp chairman Rupert Murdoch appeared before a British inquiry panel to refute charges he had too cozy a relationship with Britain's top politicians, among them former Prime Minister Tony Blair. Also, the U.S. Senate voted…
The postmaster general asked a Senate panel today to provide $5 billion to help the reeling U.S. Postal Service recover from terrorist attacks and to make the mail safe from bioterrorism threats.
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