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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 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 | 80 80 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 | 108 108 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 | 138 138 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 | 132 132 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 | 204 204 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 | 232 232 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 | 224 224 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 | 202 202 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 | 208 208 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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John O’Sullivan
John O’Sullivan passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of the late Susan O’Sullivan. Loving Father of Mary J. Fava and John O’Sullivan and Father–in-Law of Pat and...
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William Kubler
William Kubler passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at the age of 73. Beloved Companion of 28 Years of Annette Pagnotta. Loving Father, Cherished Grandfather and Dearest Brother. Mr. Kubler was...
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Linda O’Neill
Linda O’Neill passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved Wife of William A. O’Neill. Loving Mother of William O’Neill and Patrick O’Neill and Mother-in-Law of Mereya. Cherishe...
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Karen Kelly
Karen Kelly passed away on August 12, 2016. Devoted Daughter of the late Irene and Thomas Kelly. Loving Sister of Denise Kelly. Dear Cousin of Linda Schreiner, Patty Ragan and James Kelly. Also sur...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arlene P. Blaum
Arlene P. Blaum passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 65. Former Wife of Steven Blaum. Loving Mother of Elizabeth Blaum and Daniel Blaum. Cherished Grandmother of Kelly and Travis...
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Pauline Cammorato
Pauline Cammorato passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Cammorato. Loving Aunt of Betty, Fran, Frank (Brother), Joe, Paula, Stephanie, Stephe...
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Joseph Natale
Joseph Natale passed away on Thursday, August 04, 2016 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Luisa Natale. Loving Father, cherished grandfather and dear brother. Mass of Christian Burial was offered...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letitia (Germinario)Purello
Letitia (Germinario)Purello passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the age of 48. Place of death Everett, WA. Beloved Sister of Christine Gucker and the late Michael Germinario. Loving Daught...
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Alfred Napolitano
Alfred Napolitano passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Husband of Louise F. Napolitano. Loving Father of Todd Napolitano, Tiffany Scola, Troy Napolitano and Taylor Napol...
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Rafael E. Montalvo
Rafael E. Montalvo passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 51. Beloved Son of Rosa L. Toro. Loving Brother of Elvin E. Montalvo, Willy Montalvo, Enrique Montalvo, Edwin Montalvo & Fred...
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Doretta Sparacino
Doretta Sparacino passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Sister of the late Frank Sparacino. Loving Aunt of Richard, Robert and Ronald. Cherished Great-Aunt and Great-Great-...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deborah A. Cirone
Deborah A. Cirone passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 63. Beloved Mother of Stephen Cirone and Mother-in-Law of Inda Muntu. Loving Daughter of Sophie and the late Stephen Yuschak. Ch...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maria Angela Spotorno
Maria Angela Spotorno passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 71. Beloved Wife of Mario S. Spotorno. Loving Mother of Antonio Spotorno and Carmela Spotorno and Mother-in-Law of Annalisa....
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thomas J. Petrowski
Thomas J. Petrowski passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the age of 80. Beloved Husband of Phyllis Petrowski. Loving Father of Linda Petrowski, Donna Petrowski, Tommy Petrowski (Carmen), Robb...
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Erlinda Agpalo
Erlinda Agpalo passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of the late Guillermo Agpalo. Loving Mother of Nelia Agpalo, Guillermo Agpalo Jr., Danilo Agpalo, Marilou Cielo...
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry boards a boat for a cruise through Boston harborBy Lesley Wroughton NEW YORK (Reuters) - John Kerry had heard enough. After last week's bombing of a U.N. aid convoy in Syria dealt a death blow to a ceasefire deal in which he had invested all his diplomatic capital with Russia, the U.S. Secretary of State tossed aside a page of notes and looked at Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov across the horseshoe-shaped table in the U.N. Security Council. "I listened to my colleague from Russia, and I sort of felt a little bit like they're sort of in a parallel universe here," said a visibly angry Kerry, effectively calling Lavrov a liar for blaming the United States for spoiling the ceasefire.


2016-09-25 08:04:54 -0400

Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remainNewly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting, sought by protesters for days, isn't settling questions about whether the man threatened police with a gun before he was felled by a black officer. ...


2016-09-25 08:00:45 -0400
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turks donned shorts and gathered in central Istanbul to condemn the assault of a young nurse who was attacked on a public bus this month for wearing shorts.
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