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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 373 373 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 414 414 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 414 414 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 868 868 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 373 373 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...

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‘Ghost Bikes’ memorials saved
Won’t be removed by the city
Sep 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rep. Weiner to Senate: Pass the lending bill
In June, the House of Representatives passed a $30 billion lending bill to help struggling small businesses stay afloat. Now Congressman Anthony Weiner wants the Senate to follow suit. Weiner appea...
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Staying in Constant Contact
Biz helps others stay connected
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At St. Joseph's, it's never too late to learn
Whether you are feeling stuck in a rut at work or looking to make a career change, it's never too late to go back to school. With St. Joseph's College's adult learner programs, “I don't have the ti...
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Disney headlines Brooklyn Business Expo
At the Brooklyn Business Expo, companies across the board will network, share ideas, and meet new clients. The sponsors and attendees will range from entrepreneurs and small business owners to big,...
Sep 08, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Biz Expo coming to Steiner Studios
Networking event expected to draw over 1,000 visitors
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Brooklyn home a treasure chest of American history
From the outside, you would never guess. It looks like just another stately brownstone on a quiet residential block in Bay Ridge. Children are playing next door, and cars line the streets. Aside fr...
Sep 07, 2010 | 7 7 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Book Fest expands in fifth year
Will feature Rushdie, Krugman and more
Sep 07, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anyway you slice, bagel tax hard to swallow
Bagel stores in Queens and Brooklyn fight to keep business as usual
Aug 31, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Engineering a change in the classroom
NYU-Poly’s suggestion to raising grades? Robots
Aug 31, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIRR lines paralyzed by signal damage
Ten out of 11 of railroad branches were suspended on Monday
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For J.F.K. sculptor, Grand Army Plaza memorial special
Brooklyn-born Neil Estern returns to unveil reworked bust
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Flatbush Ave will get pedestrian countdown signals: DOT
Soon pedestrians crossing Flatbush Avenue will know just how much time they have left to reach the other side. In a letter sent to community groups, the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced...
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Gillibrand meets the press
Holds Heights roundtable
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A Brooklyn lab’s deviant magic
Hacker community now calls itself the security professional crowd
Aug 17, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - This photo released by the New York City Police Department in this May 16, 2008 file photo shows Yitzhak Shuchat. The extradition of a white Orthodox Jewish man to New York City to face hate crime charges over a black man’s attack has renewed questions about the case. Supporters of Shuchat say there’s no evidence of racial hatred in the 2008 street encounter he had with Andrew Charles. (AP Photo/NYPD, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Yitzhak Shuchat, a white member of a civilian patrol group, and Andrew Charles, the black son of a police officer, came face to face in 2008 in a neighborhood with a history of racial strife — that much is certain.


2014-08-02 02:17:29 -0400

A man stands in front of a van damaged from a rocket fired from Gaza which landed in the middle of a residential neighborhood in the southern city of Kiryat Gat, Israel, Thursday, July 31, 2014. An Israeli was seriously wounded when a Palestinian rocket exploded in a residential area of the city. Another rocket was intercepted over Tel Aviv by Israel's rocket defense system. Israeli attacks on Gaza continued today, killing many people as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to destroy the Hamas tunnel network. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approved a $225 million package to replenish Israel's missile defenses with its last order of business before a five-week recess, as the Jewish state's cease-fire with Hamas unraveled and Israeli forces pushed deep into Gaza in search of a missing army officer.


2014-08-02 01:45:01 -0400
An explosion killed at least 65 people and injured more than 120 at factory in China that makes wheels for U.S. carmakers, including General Motors, state media said, as the country suffered its worst industrial accident in a year. Chinese state television identified the factory as Zhongrong Plating. Its website said it employs 450 workers and counts General Motors and other U.S. companies as clients. China, the world's second-largest economy, has a poor record on workplace safety.
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