The U.S. Postal Service plans to stop delivering mail on Saturdays, Pauline Jelinek of the Associated Press reports.On Wednesday the service is expected to announce that the the cut, beginning in August, would save about $2 billion annually.
Jelinek notes that the move accentuates one of the agency’s strong points—package delivery—which has increased by 14 per cent since 2010.
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