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Holiday frenzy at the post office

The holidays are hectic for the U.S. Postal Service, and Dec. 21 is expected to be the busiest day, with an influx of about 800 million letters and packages.



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Postal carriers work to process a record 1.2 million letters on Monday, Dec. 20, at the Southern Maryland Postal Facility in Capitol Heights.

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