The MXE seized at a mail facility near PHL. (credit: U.S. Customs & Border Patrol)

Customs Officials Seize Dangerous Drug At Philadelphia UPS Facility

The seizure was made on Monday at the UPS express consignment facility near Philadelphia International Airport.


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Monday Is The Busiest Mailing Day Of The Year

The United States Postal Service expects to pick up over 34 million packages globally.


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Police: 30-Year-Old Woman Picked Up 50lbs Of Pot From UPS Store

Police say a woman was arrested during a traffic stop after she picked up 50 pounds of marijuana from an United Parcel Services store.


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Police: ‘Grinch’ Steals UPS Delivery From South Philadelphia Home

Police are searching for a man who they say stole a UPS delivery from a house in South Philadelphia.


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US Airways Goes Public In Opposing PHL Expansion Plan

Airlines operating at Philadelphia International would bear much of the cost.


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Where Do You Ship Gifts Bought Online?

Tis the season for buying gifts! With more and more people shopping online, where do those packages wind up getting shipped too?


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A Viral Lump Of Coal Could Be Wrapped In Your Holiday Email

Just in time for the holidays, targeted e-mail scams that might not make you think twice before pointing and clicking.


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Police: Thieves In Philadelphia Target UPS, FedEx Delivery Trucks

There’s a warning for anyone who is delivering or who is expecting a package in Philadelphia. Police sources say thieves are on the loose stealing the packages right off the trucks.


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Rep. Pat Meehan Says Terrorists Eyeing Philadelphia Area Targets

Amid word of a new, emerging terrorist group in the Middle East, a US congressman serving Delaware County held a homeland security hearing today focusing on Philadelphia and the surrounding area.


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Shipping Deadlines For Christmas Gifts Looming

You are fast approaching holiday shipping deadlines if you want those gifts delivered in time for Christmas.



3 On Your Side: Package Shipping Test

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Are you planning to ship any gifts to your family and friends this holiday season? Well, did you ever wonder what happened to those packages? The folks at Popular Mechanics did. So […]


(Rep.-elect Pat Meehan addresses the press outside a UPS facility near Philadelphia International Airport.  Photo by David Madden)

Rep.-Elect Meehan Urges Balance In Air Cargo Screenings

Cranking up the screening process at places like this will be a challenge, he says, to assure safety while not having an undue impact on commerce.


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Mail Bomb Would Have Flown Over Pennsylvania, New Jersey

A mail bomb that was intercepted in England apparently could have exploded over upstate New York, eastern Pennsylvania or southern New Jersey.


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Terror Scare Puts Spotlight On Philadelphia

Authorities isolated five cargo planes Friday both locally and abroad following a scare involving suspicious packages that originated in Yemen. The White House says President Barack Obama was notified about a potential terrorist threat after the packages were discovered.



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