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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...

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Maria Kaestner
Maria Kaestner passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Juan Kaestner. Loving Mother of Maria C. Acosta and Gladys Figone and Mother-in-Law of Holguer and ...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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John O’Sullivan
John O’Sullivan passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of the late Susan O’Sullivan. Loving Father of Mary J. Fava and John O’Sullivan and Father–in-Law of Pat and...
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William Kubler
William Kubler passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at the age of 73. Beloved Companion of 28 Years of Annette Pagnotta. Loving Father, Cherished Grandfather and Dearest Brother. Mr. Kubler was...
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Linda O’Neill
Linda O’Neill passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved Wife of William A. O’Neill. Loving Mother of William O’Neill and Patrick O’Neill and Mother-in-Law of Mereya. Cherishe...
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Karen Kelly
Karen Kelly passed away on August 12, 2016. Devoted Daughter of the late Irene and Thomas Kelly. Loving Sister of Denise Kelly. Dear Cousin of Linda Schreiner, Patty Ragan and James Kelly. Also sur...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arlene P. Blaum
Arlene P. Blaum passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 65. Former Wife of Steven Blaum. Loving Mother of Elizabeth Blaum and Daniel Blaum. Cherished Grandmother of Kelly and Travis...
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Pauline Cammorato
Pauline Cammorato passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Cammorato. Loving Aunt of Betty, Fran, Frank (Brother), Joe, Paula, Stephanie, Stephe...
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Joseph Natale
Joseph Natale passed away on Thursday, August 04, 2016 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Luisa Natale. Loving Father, cherished grandfather and dear brother. Mass of Christian Burial was offered...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letitia (Germinario)Purello
Letitia (Germinario)Purello passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the age of 48. Place of death Everett, WA. Beloved Sister of Christine Gucker and the late Michael Germinario. Loving Daught...
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Alfred Napolitano
Alfred Napolitano passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Husband of Louise F. Napolitano. Loving Father of Todd Napolitano, Tiffany Scola, Troy Napolitano and Taylor Napol...
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Rafael E. Montalvo
Rafael E. Montalvo passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 51. Beloved Son of Rosa L. Toro. Loving Brother of Elvin E. Montalvo, Willy Montalvo, Enrique Montalvo, Edwin Montalvo & Fred...
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Doretta Sparacino
Doretta Sparacino passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Sister of the late Frank Sparacino. Loving Aunt of Richard, Robert and Ronald. Cherished Great-Aunt and Great-Great-...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deborah A. Cirone
Deborah A. Cirone passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 63. Beloved Mother of Stephen Cirone and Mother-in-Law of Inda Muntu. Loving Daughter of Sophie and the late Stephen Yuschak. Ch...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maria Angela Spotorno
Maria Angela Spotorno passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 71. Beloved Wife of Mario S. Spotorno. Loving Mother of Antonio Spotorno and Carmela Spotorno and Mother-in-Law of Annalisa....
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Thomas J. Petrowski
Thomas J. Petrowski passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the age of 80. Beloved Husband of Phyllis Petrowski. Loving Father of Linda Petrowski, Donna Petrowski, Tommy Petrowski (Carmen), Robb...
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A member of the leadership of Libya's U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based body. The decision by Ali Gatrani could strengthen the Government of National Accord (GNA), coming days after a second boycotting member of the government's nine-member leadership, or Presidential Council, said he would resume his role. Eastern factions have blocked the parliament based in the east from approving the GNA, saying they believe the U.N.-backed government is dependent on militias and is undermining eastern forces led by General Khalifa Haftar.
2016-08-28 04:45:19 -0400

California Golden Bears players reach up to touch the trophy presented to them ofter defeating the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at the end the opening game of the U.S. college football season at Sydney's Olympic stadium in Sydney, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. The last American football of any kind played in Sydney was an NFL preseason game at the Olympic stadium that attracted 73,000 spectators in 1999. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)SYDNEY (AP) — The beer ran out in some sections of the Olympic stadium, but most of the 61,247 spectators at Saturday's U.S. college football opener in Sydney between California and Hawaii appeared to be enjoying their American "gridiron" experience.


2016-08-28 04:36:00 -0400

Turkish soldiers drive a tank to Syria from the border city of Karkamis in the Gaziantep region on August 27, 2016Turkish shelling and air strikes killed at least 20 civilians in Syria on Sunday, the fifth day of an incursion against Islamic State group jihadists and Kurdish militia, a monitor said. "At least 20 civilians were killed and 50 others wounded by Turkish artillery fire and air strikes on Sunday morning at Jeb el-Kussa," a village south of Jarabulus, said Rami Abdel Rahman of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. It comes after Turkey on Saturday suffered its first fatality since launching operation "Euphrates Shield" in Syria, blaming Kurdish militia in a fight for control of the border region.


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