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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 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 | 117 117 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 | 145 145 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...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 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....
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 244 244 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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As football season nears, Jets & Giants will both be playoff bound
It seems like just yesterday I was preparing my column for Super Bowl 50, breaking down all the in’s and out’s of the matchup between Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos and Cam Newton’s Carolina Panth...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s has big night, finds back of net 5 times
Looking to tie the second-longest unbeaten streak to start a season in program history on Sunday night against Fairfield, the St. John’s Red Storm put forth its best offensive performance in over t...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Skyline win for SJC
Bayside native Pandeli Mano’s goal in the 85th minute lifted St. Joseph’s College to a 2-1 triumph over Yeshiva University in their season opener last week, snapping a 16-game winless streak dating...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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2016 U.S. Open kicks off in Flushing Meadows
Djokovic, Williams the favorites
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kaepernick’s Protest Misguided, But Not Un-American
It’s very rare that you’ll read a column from yours truly that dives into matters beyond what you see on the field, the diamond or the court, but I feel I have to do my civic duty in discussing 49e...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Cyclones playoff chances slim
It appears as if the Brooklyn Cyclones will miss out on a trip to the NYPL playoffs after another rollercoaster season, which has ultimately placed them on the outside looking in. The New York Mets...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women close out weekend with two ties
Men also play Drexel to a draw
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help Us Yoenis Cespedes, You're the Mets Only Hope!
Before Saturday’s afternoon affair with the San Francisco Giants, I was fully preparing to write the Mets obituary for the 2016 season. The Mets had lost four of the first five games on their west ...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spence cements status as boxing’s top prospect
Another big knockout in Coney Island showcase
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women get off to quick 2-0 start in 2016
Men ready to start 2016 campaign
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drossman to lead St. Joe’s
Daniel Drossman is the new head coach of the St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s tennis squads. “We are very excited that Coach Drossman will be joining us for the upcoming season,” said Athletics Direc...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Empire wraps up first season of team tennis
The New York Empire concluded it’s inaugural season as part of the Mylan World Team Tennis professional league. And while the results on the court show – the Empire finished with a 2-10 overall rec...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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For The Yankees, It’s Out With The Old, In With The New
I think it’s fair to say that the last couple of weeks have been quite the roller coaster ride for the New York Yankees and their fans. From the consistently inconsistent play throughout the year, ...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dyckman takes Pro City title
Late-season additions give team the extra talent it needed to win
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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D1 basketball talent battles it out in Artest Classic
If you showed up at the Variety Boys & Girls Club last weekend for the Artest Summer Classic, you were not disappointed. To kick off the event, Metta World Peace’s Celebrity Team, stacked with a ro...
Aug 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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national news

UN warns of 'merciless abyss' in besieged eastern AleppoSyrian government forces continued their push into rebel-held districts of Aleppo on Thursday as international officials issued dire warnings of an ongoing humanitarian disaster in Syria's largest city. ...


2016-09-29 18:20:24 -0400

FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2001 file photo, firefighters make their way through the rubble after two airliners crashed into the World Trade Center in New York bringing down the landmark buildings. The White House lashed out at Congress on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, a day after Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly overrode President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill to allow families of the 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia. The White House turned to mockery as top GOP leaders expressed buyer's remorse and vowed to fix the bill. (AP Photo/Shawn Baldwin/File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House lashed out at Congress on Thursday, a day after Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly overrode President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to allow families of the 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia. The White House turned to mockery as top GOP leaders expressed buyer's remorse and vowed to fix the bill.


2016-09-29 18:15:15 -0400

FILE - In this May 14, 2013, file photo, the Department of Justice headquarters building in Washington is photographed early in the morning. The Drug Enforcement Administration does a poor job overseeing the millions of dollars in payments it distributes to confidential sources, relies on tipsters who operate with minimal oversight or direction and has paid informants who are no longer meant to be used, according to a government watchdog report issued Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. . (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Drug Enforcement Administration does a poor job overseeing the millions of dollars in payments it distributes to confidential sources, relies on tipsters who operate with minimal oversight or direction and has continued paying informants who were no longer supposed to be used, according to a government watchdog audit issued Thursday.


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