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Seller Concession: What is it and How does it Work?
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Supporting content provided by Robert Kaplan, P.C. What is a Seller Concession? Put simply, a seller conces...
Queens Real Estate Market: NOV 2016
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . November 2016 Market Update The Queens housing market continued on the same path in October with sales dec...
The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What?
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP | W orkers Compensation Attorneys New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What? You got ...
Employers Walk the Line on Employees’ Social Media Comments
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As employers, if you feel that an employee’s comment on social media, such as Facebook or Twitter is damaging to your business’s reputation, it is wise to seek legal counsel...
The French Connection: Oldies But Goodies Movie In Yonkers With Real Stars
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena On November 14, Alamo Theaters in Yonkers presented, on the 45 th  anniversary of its release, the Oscar winning film  The French Connection , which played to a ...
The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:US Coachways   Bus Rental   The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History Million Women March Gets the Nation’s Attention Is the Million Women March on Washington going to...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2016
Nov 01, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
October 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update A cooling trend in the Queens housing market continued in September with diminished inventory levels being the primary driving force behind the decline...
It’s Only Forty Years! Homecoming 2016 At Queens College
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by TIZIANO THOMAS DOSSENA It’s funny how time is relative to people and moments in their life (I know that’s not what Einstein meant, but this is possibly a variant of his theory of relat...
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros & Serres LLP Your Rights During a Workers' Compensation Insurance Company Medical Exam When you've been hurt on the job and you file a claim for workers' compensation, one of the fir...
Beware of Insurance Company Investigators!
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros & Serres When you file for workers' compensation, it's not unusual for the workers' compensation insurance company to send out a private investigator to videotape you without your kn...

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Back on track
Dear Editor, Remember back in 2005 when George W. Bush was in charge? There were constant stories about mismanagement and ineptitude regarding FEMA. Now? You don't hear about such problems. Why? Be...
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Still a bargain
Dear Editor, The recent New York City Transit Museum’s antique bus display as part of the annual Atlantic Antic Festival was a great trip down memory lane. It was a time when bus drivers had to mak...
Oct 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pulling rank?
Dear Editor, Secretary Ray Mabus intends to break with centuries of tradition and stop all identification of sailors by their rank titles to make the Navy more politically correct. What he doesn’t ...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cybercrime spree
Dear Editor, The flood of recent headlines of about hacking and data breaches make it clear that cybercrime is on the rise. The massive data breach at Yahoo despite previous red flags is just one e...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Not just Trump
Dear Editor, In response to the op-ed by Assemblyman Ron Kim (“Are You American Enough” – 10/13), a lack of perceived tolerance is not coming solely from Donald Trump. On October 10, I participated...
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Section 8 sabotage
Dear Editor, Before it became the title of a federal housing program, Section 8 had a military meaning. It was a type of discharge given to U.S. troops who were psychiatrically unfit to serve. That...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perverted priorities
Dear Editor, As a CUNY grad (Queens College, 1962), I share Mr. Arthur Tarley's outrage ("Keep opportunity within the reach of NYC's millennials" - Op-Ed 9/29) over what's happening at my alma mate...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unfair representation
Dear Editor, I was disappointed with your September 29th Pol Position column, "Group picks slick pol for Oil Slick Award." While it is distasteful when a politician switches political parties, it i...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get to work!
Dear Editor, Regarding the guest op-ed by Arthur Tarley (“Keep opportunity within the reach of NYC’s millennials” - 9/29), may I suggest to Mr. Tarley that he stop crying in his milk. At his age, I...
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Careful reading
Dear Editor, Congress overwhelmingly voted to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to allow survivors and families of 9/11 victims to pursue their lawsuit against Saudi Arabia for its c...
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Trump unfit
Dear Editor, With election day right around the corner, I can not help but think about all that is at stake this year. Workers of America realize that the path to prosperity is a healthy middle cla...
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'Stiller' here
Dear Editor, I would like to applaud actor Ben Stiller for coming forward to share his case of prostate cancer. He swears a PSA test saved his life. I totally agree. I had a high PSA number 18 mont...
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Give credit where credit is due
Dear Editor, The recent bombshell about Donald Trump possibly carrying forward over $900 million in tax losses for 18 years is a major blow to Trump’s image and credibility. Secrets like this are t...
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing Reagan
Dear Editor: To a vast number of Republicans, the very mention of "President Reagan" conjures up visions of the living, or rather a once-living, messiah. This actor-turned-Democrat-turned-Republica...
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Tragic loss
Dear Editor, It is a sad time for the FDNY with the loss of Battalion Chief Michael Fahy, who was killed in an explosion in the Bronx. Here was one of our Bravest who left behind a wife and three y...
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A commuter has his bag checked by a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy at the Universal City Red Line station in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Heavily armed sheriff's deputies are guarding the station and other parts of Los Angeles County's transit system following a threat, which the FBI says specified the attack would occur Tuesday. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Tuesday it found no evidence that a bomb threat which prompted heightened security at a Los Angeles subway station was real and the anonymous caller who made it may have reported similar phony threats in the past.


2016-12-07 03:33:02 -0500

FILE - In this Dec. 7, 1941 photo made available by the U.S. Navy, a small boat rescues a seaman from the USS West Virginia burning in the foreground in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, after Japanese aircraft attacked the military installation. A few dozen survivors of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor plan to gather in Hawaii, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, to remember those killed 75 years ago. (U.S. Navy via AP, File)HONOLULU (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE — On Dec. 7, 1941, as Japanese bombs rained down on Pearl Harbor, The Associated Press' chief of bureau in Honolulu, Eugene Burns, was unable to get out the urgent news of the historic attack that would draw the U.S. into World War II. The military had already taken control of all communication lines, so Burns was left without a line to the outside world. In Washington, AP editor William Peacock and staff got word of the attack from President Franklin D. Roosevelt's press secretary. In the language and style used by journalists of his era, including the use of a disparaging word to describe the Japanese that was in common use, Peacock dictated the details of the announcement. Seventy-five years after their original publication, the AP is making the dispatches available to its subscribers.


2016-12-07 03:31:45 -0500

People wait to vote at a polling station in the stronghold of the opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo, a former foreign minister, in KibiBy Kwasi Kpodo ACCRA (Reuters) - Long queues formed at voting stations in Ghana on Wednesday as President John Mahama ran for a second and final term against a backdrop of an economy that has slowed sharply since he took power. There have been few opinion polls but most political analysts say the vote could be close, with a strong challenge from opposition leader and former foreign minister Nana Akufo-Addo. Ghana is held up a beacon of democracy in West Africa with a track record of peaceful elections.


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