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Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 726 726 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 243 243 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...

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St. John’s Men Fall Short In Soccer Title Chase
The St. John’s men’s soccer team was hoping to ride the same type of magic it used in the quarterfinals...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest Deals Show Minaya Finally Gets It
Mets’ General Manager Omar Minaya knew the main reason behind the Mets’ 2007 September swoon.
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
This week's Athlete of the week shows incredible juking skill.
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bears Win with late-game Comeback
Ashley McQuillan’s 34 points carries St. Joseph’s Women over Southern Vermont, 81-73.
Dec 14, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joseph’s Men routed by Southern Vermont
The St. Joseph’s College men’s basketball team was handed a decisive 82-61 loss on Saturday night by visiting Southern Vermont College.
Dec 14, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thrilling Late Rally Nets St. John’s Men A Berth In Soccer’s College Cup
Trailing 2-0 to sixth-seeded Indiana, the St. John’s men’s soccer team was less than nine minutes from seeing both an end to its 2008 season and the dream of winning its first-ever national champio...
Dec 11, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Curran Event Now A Part Of History
When it was all over, Jack Curran had definitely picked the wrong night to avoid shaking hands.
Dec 11, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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York Gets Back on Track with Win over Lancaster Bible
The Cardinals used a strong first half to propel them to a 67-53, victory over Lancaster Bible College.
Dec 09, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stretch Run Crucial For Jets After Another California Failure
The Jets are suddenly hoping that the state of their season doesn’t ultimately rest with how they’ve fared in state of California.
Dec 09, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burrell, Red Storm blow past NJIT
A Justin Burrell dunk delayed the game for several minutes in the second half, but considering the way St. John's played, the visiting NJIT Highlanders probably would've preferred the game ended ri...
Dec 08, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Great Escape: Red Storm Survives Monmouth 52-48
Monique McClean said she practiced the shot. In the end, the St. John’s Red Storm are happy she did.
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our Lady Of Hope Hornets 8th Grade Girls Repeat as Diocesan Champs
On Sunday November 16th, the Our Lady of Hope 8th Grade Girls Soccer Team repeated as Diocesan Champions by defeating St. Francis DeSales for the second straight year.
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s One More Win From Men’s Soccer Final Four
Against an opponent making the cross-country trip from sunny California, the Red Storm used the home field advantage of Belson Stadium the way it has all season -– by posting yet another victory.
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Selfish Burress May Cost Giants A Chance At Defending Their Title
When New York Giants’ wide receiver Plaxico Burress shot himself in his leg at a Manhattan club last Friday night, he may have also figuratively shot his team in the foot.
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John Adams Coach Winning By Putting People First
More than five years ago, neither a softball nor a basketball team existed at the girls’ junior varsity level in the now 89-year history of athletics at Ozone Park’s John Adams High School.
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - This is a Monday, July 7, 2014 file photo of International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach of Germany, as speaks during the announcement of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games Candidate Cities (Beijing 2022, Oslo 2022, Almaty 2022) after an executive board meeting, at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The IOC will not reopen the bidding process for the 2022 Winter Games after Oslo's withdrawal left just two cities in the race, IOC President Thomas Bach told The Associated Press on Thursday Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone,Jean-Christophe Bott, File)LONDON (AP) — The IOC will not reopen the bidding process for the 2022 Winter Olympics, even though only two cities are left in the troubled race following Oslo's withdrawal.


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Turkish soldiers stand guard at a checkpoint as Syrian refugees from Kobani arrive at the Turkey-Syria border crossing of Mursitpinar near Suruc, Turkey, late Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeted Islamic State fighters pressing their offensive against a Kurdish town near the Syrian-Turkish border on Tuesday in an attempt to halt the militants' advance, activists said. The south part of Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani is seen in the background.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)BEIRUT (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of President Bashar Assad held a rare protest Thursday in Syria against the governor of the central city of Homs after twin bombings there killed 25 children, activists reported.


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In this undated but recent handout photo provided by BVA-Auctions.com, a body bag is displayed next to pallets containing about 2500 body bags put up for auction by the Dutch government Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Call it an offer to die for. The government is selling off 2,500 body bags in an online auction. Rob Meijer, commercial director of BVA Auctions, said Thursday his company sells plenty of strange stuff, but "this is special." The bags are being sold in a single lot, which has a reserve price of 4,000 euros (usd 5,050). The auction closes on Oct. 6. (AP Photo/BVA-Auctions.com, HO)THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is selling off 2,500 body bags in an online auction.


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