Daily Archives: October 10, 2017

Next-generation US Postal Service truck starts zipping around town

Outline of the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle.  (USPS) Virginia residents are getting a sneak peek at the mail truck of the future. One of them, at least. A prototype for the U.S. Postal Service’s next-generation delivery vehicle has been spotted making the rounds in the city of Leesburg. A Trucks.com reader snapped a photo of the van, which is one ...

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Richard Thaler wins the Nobel prize for economic sciences

THE credit-card bill arrives. You have enough money in a savings account to pay it off—the sensible thing to do, arithmetically speaking, since the interest rate on the credit-card balance far exceeds that earned on the savings. Yet you leave the savings untouched, and pay only as much of the bill as your current-account balance allows. What looks a daft ...

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