Thomson ReutersFebruary 6, 2013 10:15
* Weekend mail service to stop in August
* Change would limit first class mail to 5-day delivery
* Packages would still be delivered on Saturdays
By Emily Stephenson and Elvina Nawaguna
WASHINGTON, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service plans to drop Saturday delivery of first-class mail beginning the first week of August, a move that the financially struggling agency said will save $2 billion annually.