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What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...

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Without LoVett, Storm role players step up in win
Playing without the services of its leading scorer, the St. John’s men’s basketball team held on for a hard-fought victory Monday night, defeating Cal State Northridge, 76-70, in Queens. With Marcu...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Terriers split a pair at the Emerald Coast Classic
The St. Francis-Brooklyn men’s basketball got a win on the board this past weekend, nabbing their first victory of the 2016-17 campaign at the Emerald Coast Classic in Florida. To start the year, t...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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December Football Finds NY Teams On Opposite Ends of Spectrum
Back in late August and early September, there was a sense of optimism for both New York football teams entering the 2016 season. The general consensus was that both the Giants and the Jets would b...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnnies storm back, but fall just short vs. ODU
Trailing by as many as 16 with just over eight minutes to play in the game, the Red Storm (2-4) pulled within just three points of Old Dominion (3-2) in the closing minutes of the contest, but the ...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep wraps up successful soccer season
The St. Johns’ Prep soccer squad, coached by Pietro Asaro and JoeWade Butler, concluded an outstanding season with a thrilling sudden-death loss in the championship game against Cardinal Hayes High...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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For the Giants, what a difference a year makes
The New York Giants were a football team a season ago that could be summed up by one word: almost. I remember that in 2015 the Giants almost beat the Cowboys in Week 1, almost beat the Patriots in ...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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SFBK booted from NCAA tourney, but dynasty lives on
The dream season is over. A Northeast Conference Championship, not allowing a goal in nearly two months (including all of NEC play, where they finished 6-0-1), and entering the NCAA Tournament at 1...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five Shamrock wins a fitting tribute to number 14
Five wins and a dramatic draw allowed the Shamrocks to honor Robbie Walsh in perfect fashion on a weekend when his number 14 Legends jersey was worn for the last time by his good friend Eoin Sweene...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s falls on road to tough Minnesota team
Trailing by as many as 16 near the midway mark of the second half, the Red Storm whittled the Minnesota (4-0) lead down to as little as three points, but the Johnnies were unable to close the gap a...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks battle through toughest loss of the season
There was an atmosphere of mourning in the air on Sunday at St. Michael's, where the memory of recently deceased Shamrocks legend Robbie Walsh was honored by a powerful moment of silence. However, ...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jets season is over, now what?
In a league that is full of parity, it’s very difficult to be a team that’s pretty much eliminated from the postseason. Not many teams can say that, the New York Jets can. After losing on Sunday to...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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UFC legend Tate announces shocking retirement
Spoke days before about importance of MSG bout
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freshman duo leads St. John’s to quick 2-0 start
Led by the dynamic freshman backcourt duo of Shamorie Ponds and Marcus LoVett, St. John’s pulled away from Binghamton in the second half on Monday night at Carnesecca Arena on their way to a 77-61 ...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ponds is preseason Freshman of the Year pick
St. John’s guard Shamorie Ponds was chosen by Big East coaches as Preseason Freshman of the Year. Ponds, a consensus four-star recruit and ranked 36 in the class of 2016 according to ESPN, comes to...
Nov 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocks topple league power
Another Jamie Clarke double drove the Shamrocks to victory at St. Michael's on Saturday night, helping to seal a memorable 5-2 demolition of Pancyprians on what was a brilliant weekend for the club...
Nov 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Australia hopes to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations into the agreement in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull his country out of the pact, its trade minister said on Tuesday. New Zealand's trade minister said ministers from the remaining TPP countries would meet in the next few months to discuss how to save the trade deal, which was seen in Asia as a counterbalance to China's rising influence.Fulfilling a campaign pledge Trump signed an executive order in the Oval Office on Monday pulling the United States out of the 2015 TPP agreement and distancing the United States from its Asian allies.
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Actress Kerry Washington addresses the audience during a panel discussion at the Women at Sundance Brunch during the 2017 Sundance Film Festival on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Oliva Pope gets a lot of credit for being a powerful woman, but it's the woman behind the fictional character who is helping to create real change in an industry that's woefully lacking in women and people of color behind the camera. Kerry Washington on Monday spoke to a group of women at the Sundance Film Festival's annual Women in Film Brunch, telling guests that progress is going to take "courage on all of our parts."


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Samsung said it posted operating profits of 9.22 trillion won ($7.8 billion) during the October to December periodSamsung Electronics reported a 50.2 percent jump in fourth-quarter profits on Tuesday despite the humiliating Galaxy Note 7 recall that hammered the reputation of the world's largest smartphone maker. In a statement, Samsung said it posted operating profits of 9.22 trillion won (US$7.9 billion) during the October to December period. For the full year, it said in a statement, "Samsung achieved solid results despite the Note 7 discontinuation in the second half" -- the only reference to the debacle that saw the company withdraw its flagship device.


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