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Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 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 | 27 27 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 | 30 30 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 | 20 20 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 | 1 1 comments | 92 92 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 | 73 73 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...
Smoked Poultry Products From Vietnam
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several methods to prepare food, especially meats. Smoking cigarettes nevertheless; not just includes taste but increases life span. Poultry can be placed in a salt brine and after that s...
Health Perks of Pastured Chickens
Jan 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you recognize that hens raised on pasture are nutritionally above those raised in business factory settings? Pastured poultry imports  are poultries (and also various other birds like ducks and...
7 TIPS FOR ACHIEVING YOUR FITNESS RESOLUTIONS
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
  by Mary Murphy (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog) It’s a few days into the new year, but if you’re anything like me, you’re probably still fine-tuning your resolutions. When I was...
Keeping Your Workouts Fresh
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
December 28th, 2016 by Crystal Carlton (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog/) With the New Year coming up you may be thinking of starting a new workout routine. Often people will start...

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New program offers students alternative to suspension
Work weekly with officers from Brooklyn's 90th Precinct
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group launches digital Red Hook museum
Site examines neighborhood's past with eye to future
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City opens new park on banks of Gowanus Canal
Designed to collect rainwater to prevent canal runoff
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Coney Island enjoys final Halloween-themed day
Thrill seekers enjoyed a spooky final day of the season at Coney Island's Luna Park over Halloween weekend. For the last time until summer draws near in 2017, games, rides and attractions were open...
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As Demand For Online Grocery Delivery Service in Brooklyn Soars, Mercato Is Delivering
Online Grocery Delivery Marketplace, Mercato, connects you to local artisans, purveyors and merchants in your own community. You can buy your favorite foods from the local shops you love, all in on...
Oct 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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City launches new mental health support hotline
NYC Well to connect counselors to those seeking help
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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EPA begins debris removal from Gowanus Canal
First phase of $506 million remediation project
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Brooklyn Heights celebrates its historic designation
In 1965, Brooklyn Heights became New York City's first historic district, earning national and city recognition and paving the way for the city's landmark laws. Last week, elected officials and loc...
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents in Sunset Park shelter share their experiences
Last year, the Sleep Inn in Sunset Park was converted to the 49th Street Residence, a male homeless shelter, despite opposition from the neighborhood. Since then, neighbors have expressed issues wi...
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds gather to mourn late Brooklyn district attorney
Hundreds gathered over the weekend to mourn the loss of Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson, who passed away at the age of 50 just a week after he announced he was battling cancer. Outside the ...
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Maspeth joins forces with Sunset Park to protest shelters
Residents try to keep focus on city's homeless policies
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Officials celebrate renovation to Brooklyn playground
City officials opened a renovated playground in the heart of Brownsville last week. The new $2.75 million upgrades to Powell Playground include four new basketball courts, tree-lined path and plaza...
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Affordable Crown Heights development part of new model
Brings faith-based institutions, congregations to the table
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Senior center, daycare gets 10-year lease extension
For the past 40 years, seniors and children have had a welcoming place in Fort Greene to call home. On Thursday, they got some welcome news as elected officials announced the Grace Agard Harewood S...
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Brooklyn district attorney passes after battle with cancer
Thompson, 50, hailed as champion of criminal justice reform
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ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish media says police have been targeted in an explosion in a pre-dominantly Kurdish city in southeast Turkey in an attack that has killed least one policeman.
2017-01-16 09:48:15 -0500
The International Monetary Fund on Monday raised its forecast for China's economic growth this year by 0.3 percentage points to 6.5 percent, on expectations of continued policy stimulus. At the same time, it downgraded India's growth outlook by 0.4 percentage points to 7.2 percent as consumption in Asia's third-largest economy takes a hit from the government's recent decision to abolish large currency notes. China's economy grew 6.7 percent over the first three quarters of 2016, in line with the country's 6.5 to 7 percent growth target, but risks are also increasing with growth reliant on government spending, record lending by state banks and an overheating property market.
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FILE PHOTO: Sunglasses from Ray Ban are on display at an optician shop in HanauBy Valentina Za and Sudip Kar-Gupta MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) - Italy's Luxottica and France's Essilor have agreed a 46 billion euro ($49 billion) merger to create a global eyewear powerhouse with annual revenue of more than 15 billion euros. The all-share deal is one of Europe's largest cross-border tie-ups and brings together Luxottica, the world's top spectacles maker with brands such as Ray-Ban and Oakley, with leading lens manufacturer Essilor. "Finally ... two products which are naturally complementary -- namely frames and lenses -- will be designed, manufactured and distributed under the same roof," Luxottica's 81-year-old founder Leonardo Del Vecchio said in a statement on Monday.


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