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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 243 243 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 | 269 269 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 | 262 262 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 | 239 239 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 | 246 246 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...

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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...
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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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Erlinda Agpalo
Erlinda Agpalo passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of the late Guillermo Agpalo. Loving Mother of Nelia Agpalo, Guillermo Agpalo Jr., Danilo Agpalo, Marilou Cielo...
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Antonio Porcelli
Antonio Porcelli passed away on Friday, July 29, 2016 at the age of 66. Beloved Husband of Linda. Loving Father of Susan, Valerie and Steven, and father-in-law of Kerri. Cherished son of Maria. Dea...
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Rita M. Fineran
Rita M. Fineran passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at the age of 100. She was a longtime Member of Local Union 3-IBEW. Loving Sister of the Late John J. Fineran and the late Eleanor Gresham. Che...
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Maria Angela Spotorno
Maria Angela Spotorno passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 71. She was the beloved Wife of Mario S. Spotorno. Loving Mother of Antonio Spotorno and Carmela Spotorno. Cherished Grandmo...
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Jean Damaduk
Jean Damaduk passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at the age of 96. Beloved Wife of the late John Damaduk. Loving Mother of Lorraine Parmelee and John L. Damaduk and Mother-in-Law of Dean and Jeane...
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Enrico A. Baietto
Enrico A. Baietto passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Husband of Liliana Baietto. Loving Father of Alfred Baietto, Julian Baietto & John Baietto and Father-in-Law of G...
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Paul R. Padro
Paul R. Padro passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the age of 71. Beloved Husband of Evelyn Padro. Loving Father of Paul, Anthony, Dana, Jennifer and the late Doreen. Cherished Grandfather of ...
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Ann Wills
Ann Wills passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the age of 90. Beloved Aunt of Alexis Steponanko Jr., Mary Ann Shleifer and Peter Steponanko. Graveside Services were held on Thursday July 21, 201...
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Frank J. Ferranti
Frank J. Ferranti passed away on Saturday, July 02, 2016 at the age of 76. Beloved Husband of Elizabeth Ferranti. Loving Father of Frank Ferranti and Father-in-Law of Colleen. Cherished Grandfather...
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Jean Falzone
Jean Falzone passed away on Friday, July 08, 2016 at the age of 77. Beloved Wife of Anthony Falzone. Loving Mother of Anthony Jr., Gene, Doreen DeVito, Darin, and Darlene Korpia. Cherished Grandmot...
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Bruce J. Tucci
Bruce J. Tucci passed away on Saturday, July 09, 2016 at the age of 68. Beloved Brother of Robert and Lois Tucci. Loving Uncle of Richard, Stephanie and Diana Mokaya. Mass of Christian Burial was o...
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Joseph McNamara
Joseph McNamara passed away on Saturday, July 02, 2016 at the age of 86. Formerly of Feakle, County Clare, Ireland. Retired from NY Telephone. Beloved Husband of Celia T. McNamara. Loving Father of...
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By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government will open the doors next week to a new agency, with stronger data protections, meant to shorten by many weeks the time it takes to vet government workers seeking "secret" and "top secret" security clearances. The National Background Investigations Bureau will be headed by Charles Phalen, who has worked as a security executive at the CIA, the FBI and defense contractor Northrop Grumman, officials said on Thursday on a conference call with reporters. The bureau will replace an Office of Personnel Management (OPM) clearance system that was hit by hackers who stole potentially sensitive personal data on as many as 22 million people, including government employees and job applicants.
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Nathan Carman arrives in a small boat at the US Coast Guard station in Boston, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Carman spent a week at sea in a life raft before being rescued by a passing freighter. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — It was a crime that stunned a quiet suburb and stumped investigators: an 87-year-old real estate developer killed in his home, shot three times with a rifle.


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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks at the Republican National Convention in ClevelandBy Patricia Zengerle and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Thursday expressed doubts about Sept. 11 legislation they forced on President Barack Obama, saying the new law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia could be narrowed to ease concerns about its effect on Americans abroad. A day after a rare overwhelming rejection of a presidential veto, the first during Obama's eight years in the White House, the Republican leaders of the Senate and House of Representatives opened the door to fixing the law as they blamed Obama, a Democrat, for not consulting them adequately. "I do think is worth further discussing," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters, acknowledging that there could be "potential consequences" of the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act," known as JASTA.


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