UC Officials Consider Plan To Require Recommendation Letters For Incoming FreshmanThe new policy at UC Berkeley - a significant break from tradition - could pave the way for other UC schools to follow.
Einstein's Theory Of Relativity Letter Sold For $62,500A letter Albert Einstein wrote to one of his sons in 1945 explaining the connection between his theory of relativity and the atomic bombs that had just been dropped on Japan has sold at auction for $62,500.
27 Of Einstein's Personal Letters Going On Auction BlockWhen he wasn't busy scribbling out the theory of relativity, Albert Einstein seems to have spent a fair amount of time writing letters involving topics such as God, his son's geometry studies, even a little toy steam engine an uncle gave him when he was a boy.
Marilyn Monroe's Love Letters Sold At Auction For Big MoneyJoe DiMaggio's love letter to Marilyn Monroe has sold for $78,125 at a Beverly Hills auction.
Police Reach Out To Multiple Arrestees With Hand-Delivered LettersThe letters are addressed to so-called "multiple arrestees," described as someone living in the LAPD’s Mission Station area who was arrested more than once last year.
Postal Service Woes Threaten To Limit 'Operation Santa' EffortFor the first time in over a century, a number of children's letters addressed to Santa Claus may go unanswered, according to postal volunteers.
USPS Launches This Year's 'Operation Santa'The U.S. Postal Service Tuesday launched its annual "Operation Santa" program.
Actress Accused Of Sending Ricin-Laced Letters To President Obama, NYC Mayor A pregnant Texas actress who first told the FBI that her husband sent ricin-tainted letters to President Barack Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, then allegedly said she sent them because her husband "made her" do it, was charged Friday with threatening the president.
FDA Sends Letters To 350 Clinics Possibly Using Unapproved Versions Of BotoxThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent letters to 350 medical practices last month alerting them they may have received unapproved medications from a foreign supplier.
Monday Marks The Busiest Mailing Day Of The YearMonday, Dec. 17 is the busiest shipping and mailing day of the year, according to the United States Postal Service.
San Diego County Jails Ban Letters For InmatesSan Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore has a message for jail inmates: No more letters.
Prescriptions for Positive ThinkingFor five months, I have collected your letters and cards, propping them up on my desk like colorful affirmations.