Delivering packages
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Hadas Kuznits
March 25, 2020 - 12:37 pm
People may be going out less and following social-distancing guidelines, but package delivery workers say that hasn’t stopped some homebound residents from shopping online — a lot. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Turnpike crash
AP News
February 06, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Light snow was falling during a bus crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike that killed five people last month, and the bus had just passed a sign warning to keep below 55 mph on a curve, according to a preliminary investigative report. Read more here.
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This image from video provided by KDKA TV shows the scene near Greensburg, Pa. along the Pennsylvania Turnpike where at least five people were killed and dozens were injured in a crash early Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020.
Mark Abrams
January 06, 2020 - 7:31 am
Federal authorities have joined the investigation into the deadly chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during the pre-dawn hours Sunday. Five people died and 60 were hurt in the accident, which involved a tour bus loaded with passengers heading for Cincinnati. Read more here.
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A UPS driver delivers an Amazon package to a residence in North Andover, Mass.
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AP News
November 28, 2019 - 9:42 am
This year, holiday stress may take on a whole new meaning for online retailers. Amazon, Walmart and others have promised to deliver more of their orders within 24 hours of customers clicking on "Buy."
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William Owens
David Madden
January 14, 2019 - 12:22 pm
UPDATED: 6:30 p.m. ___ LOGAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Outside a UPS warehouse in Logan Township, a gunman was shot and killed by police, after a report of an "active shooter" became a hostage and barricading incident. The two women that he held on the inside were OK, after SWAT officers...
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A SWAT vehicle arrives on the scene of a UPS facility in Logan Township following reports of an active shooter.
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Mark Abrams
January 14, 2019 - 9:48 am
UPDATED: 11:15 a.m. ___ LOGAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office has confirmed gunfire inside a UPS distribution center in Logan Township, New Jersey. Police are on site of what is being described as an active shooter scene inside the UPS Mail Innovations...
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Prime Air
Ted S. Warren/AP, file
December 21, 2018 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is expanding its airplane fleet, diminishing further its reliance on major delivery services like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service. The company said Friday it will lease 10 Boeing 767s planes, bringing its total fleet to 50 with the goal of getting orders to people...
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Customers at a UPS Store
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
November 26, 2018 - 11:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some shoppers who think they are escaping long lines and parking hassles at retail stores this holiday season — including on Cyber Monday — may still be disappointed if their online order gets pilfered when it finally reaches their homes. There are plenty of work-...
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Olaoluwa Abimbola talks to reporters, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Seattle, at a media event for Amazon to announce a new program that lets entrepreneurs around the country launch businesses that deliver Amazon packages.
AP Photo/Ted S. Warren
June 28, 2018 - 7:31 am
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer SEATTLE (AP) — Your Amazon packages, which usually show up in a UPS truck, an unmarked vehicle or in the hands of a mail carrier, may soon be delivered from an Amazon van. The online retailer, wanting more control over how its packages are delivered, rolled out a...
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