Tag Archives: Service

US Student Loan Service Provider Withdraws

A second company servicing student debt has asked the United States federal government to be released from its contract. Navient, based in Wilmington, Delaware, last month announced it had signed an agreement to transfer student debt services to the company Maximus. The deal must be approved by the US Department …

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5.9 SR Earthquake Stops Train Service in Tokyo, 30 Injured

An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale rocked the Tokyo area on Thursday (7/10) night, injuring more than 30 people, damaging underground water pipes and halting train services. Traffic disturbances continued until Friday (8/10) morning. Various train services were delayed so many people flooded the stations. The Meteorological Agency …

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Underfunded, US Post Office to Slow its Service

The United States Postal Service (USPS) will start slowing first-class postal delivery on Friday as part of cost-saving efforts, while the US Congress is still considering a financial rescue package to help this underfunded institution. The new standard, which was finalized in August, has changed the standard postal delivery service …

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