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Junking the Mail
Junking the Mail
Americans Give Thumbs Up to USPS Transformation

A new poll founds that Americans want the Postal Service to stick around, even though few of them actually use it regularly. More importantly, Americans are on board with dramatic changes to make the service more efficient.

Junking the Mail
Canada Axes Home Mail Delivery

Facing massive losses and declining mail volumes, Canada Post, the country’s primary mail delivery service, has announced that it will begin phasing out door-to-door delivery in urban areas in an effort to return to solvency. Meanwhile, Congress continues to forbid the USPS from making any changes to its organizational structure despite even bigger losses.

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We need to carefully think through a lot of our assumptions about gender roles, and build kinds of educational and social systems to help our boys succeed.

Theft in Broad Daylight

This is not your everyday bank failure in Russia.

Asia's Game of Thrones

As he heads to Japan, Duterte is once again denouncing U.S. military involvement in the Pacific. Can Tokyo push back?

The Cracks Start to Widen

Again, the question supporters of the law will have to answer centers on sustainability: is the health system that Obamacare establishes something that can really last?

Crude Economics

That OPEC production cut is going to have to fall on the Saudis’ shoulders—if it’s to happen at all.

Egypt in Turmoil

The West is ignoring an ongoing crisis in Egypt, as painful austerity measures stoke outrage against the Sisi government.

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