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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 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 | 115 115 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 | 143 143 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 | 175 175 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 | 170 170 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 | 242 242 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 | 268 268 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 | 261 261 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 | 238 238 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 | 245 245 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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Stephen F. Lewandowski
Stephen F. Lewandowski passed away September 25th, 2016 at the age of 68 years. Beloved Brother of Marcia Colletta and Victor Lewandowski. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces ...
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Albert J. Lesandro
Albert J. Lesandro of Middle Village passed away on September 20, 2016 at the age of 89. A native of East Harlem, NY. He was the beloved Husband of Adele Lesandro. Loving Son of Carmela and Rosario...
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Rose Marrone
Rose Marrone passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of Stephen. Loving Mother of Beatrice Bullock and Julia Rennison, and Mother-in-Law of Robert and William Jr. C...
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Rose Ann Alleva
Rose Ann Alleva passed away on September 23, 2016 at the age of 72. Beloved Wife of Nicholas Alleva. Loving Mother of James Alleva, Phillip Alleva and the late Nicholas Alleva Jr. and Mother-in-Law...
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Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis
Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis passed away on September 6th 2016 at the age of 78 years. Beloved Husband of Eleni. Loving Father of Betty Mansour, Athena Faranda, and Gronimo Pefanis. Dear Brother of Dia...
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Edward F. Kruk
Edward F. Kruk passed away on September 13th, 2016 at the age of 96 years. Beloved Husband of the late Stella. Devoted Father of Edward J. and Wife Rita, Bob and Dan and Wife JoAnne. Loving Grandfa...
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Irene Macaluso
Irene Macaluso of Douglaston, NY passed away on September 8, 2016. She was the beloved Wife of Thomas. Devoted Mother of Toma, Cody, Indhia & Melanie. Loving Daughter of Rose Schwarteberg. Dear Sis...
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Carmen Viruet
Carmen Viruet passed away on Sunday, September 04, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Mother of the late Edith Morales. Cherished Grandmother of Anthony Perez and Edward Morales and Great-Grandmother ...
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Ann J. Sexton
Ann J. Sexton passed away on Tuesday, September 06, 2016 at the age of 78. Beloved Wife of Michael P. Sexton. Loving Mother of Michael T. Sexton, Kevin Sexton, Brian Sexton and Laureen Feller. Cher...
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Raymond M. Gajda
Raymond M. Gajda passed away on Thursday, September 08, 2016 at the age of 57. Beloved Son of Dottie and the late Frank Gajda. Loving Brother of Robert (Patrice), Richard, Ronald, Randal, Russell a...
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Vincent DeVita
Vincent DeVita passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of the late Sarah DeVita. Loving Brother of Michael Casella, Josephine Rinaldi and the late Felicia Cuo...
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Voula Stephanis
Voula Stephanis passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late James Stephanis. Loving Mother of Bess Moran, George J. Stephanis, Diane Stephanis and the la...
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Rosario R. Matteo
Rosario R. Matteo passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Husband of the late Evelyn Matteo. Loving Father of Daniel Matteo and the late Lorraine Matteo. Mr. Matteo wa...
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James Hosey
James Hosey passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 76. Originally from County Laois, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Josephine Hosey. Loving Father of Patrick Hosey, Michael Hosey an...
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Elinor W. Trent
Elinor W. Trent passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved Mother of Terry Lee Getchell. Loving Grandmother of Ferris and Jose. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Joey and Angelin...
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Obama saw override coming, but still it stungThe White House saw it coming, but still it stung. When President Barack Obama was hit with the first veto override of his two terms, it was a clear reminder of his dwindling political influence, years ...


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By 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 of 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 for not consulting them adequately.
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A Kashmiri Muslim protester holds a bamboo stick as stands in tear gas smoke during a protest after funeral prayers in absentia for Pakistani soldiers killed in cross border firing in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. Pakistan on Thursday said two of its soldiers were killed in an "unprovoked" attack when India fired across the border of the disputed region of Kashmir, while India said it had carried out a "surgical strike" against terrorists, in an exchange that marks an escalation in tensions between the uneasy and nuclear-armed neighbors. Pakistan and India often trade fire in Kashmir, a Himalayan region that is split between the two countries and claimed by both in its entirety. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)NEW DELHI (AP) — India said Thursday it carried out "surgical strikes" against militants across the highly militarized frontier that divides the Kashmir region between India and Pakistan, in an exchange that escalated tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbors.


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