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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 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 | 106 106 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 | 134 134 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 | 167 167 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 | 160 160 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 | 232 232 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 | 259 259 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 | 252 252 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 | 229 229 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 | 236 236 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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The fight for LICH continues for local residents
Cobble Hill Association hosts meeting to keep community informed
May 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Hook and Carroll Gardens get their trains back
Smith and 9th Street station re-opens
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Residents unwilling to share street with bike share kiosks
Brooklynites packed a church in Fort Greene last Wednesday to demand that the locations of some of docking stations for the city’s new bike-sharing program be changed. More than 100 residents atten...
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16 trees grow in Boerum Hill
Arbor Day Celebration
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LICH is out of the ICU and recovering
SUNY withdraws proposal to close facility, looking for buyer
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Redesigning Brooklyn's Fowler Square Plaza
Residents meet again with city officials to provide input
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SUNY withdraws plan to close LICH
Following pressure from the community and local elected officials, the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate has withdrawn its proposal to close Long Island College Hospital (LICH). Represe...
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Service Workers protest low wages in Park Slope
Luxury housing developers in Brooklyn and Queens are cheating employees out of pay and benefits owed to them, workers say. The service workers union 32BJ SEIU led a protest in Park Slope last Wedne...
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Critic: community garden proposal attracts rats
CB6 approves despite concern from opposition
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CB6 grants liquor license after lengthy debate
Hours of Blueprint's backyard area scrutinized
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Markowitz goes out with a bang, and a talk show
State of the Borough Variety Show
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Brooklyn Assemblyman seeks City Council seat
Another candidate picks up NOW endorsement
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Quinn can’t shake term-limit decision
Mayor hopefuls attack speaker at a forum in Brooklyn
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St. Joseph’s College hosts Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber expo
As large businesses continue to pop up in the borough, the Brooklyn Kings County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (BHCC) last week was stressing the need for a variety of establishments, both big and s...
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Residents show concerns over NYCHA’s redevelopment plans
Residents gathered recently in Boerum Hill to discuss how New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) redevelopment plans could affect the community. NYCHA’s Infill Redevelopment Plan would allow devel...
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AB InBev, the brewer of Budweiser is the world's top brewerBrussels (AFP) - Shareholders of brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev approved the blockbuster takeover of rival SABMiller, the brewer said on Wednesday, clearing a major hurdle towards one of the biggest mergers ever attempted.


2016-09-28 04:20:31 -0400

Shawn Letchaw hugs a woman named Marie, who didn't give her last name, at the scene where a black man was shot by police earlier in El Cajon, east of San Diego, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a "shooting stance," authorities said.


2016-09-28 04:19:05 -0400
BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German consumer confidence has dropped slightly amid concerns over Britain's decision to leave the EU and extremist attack threats.
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