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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 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 | 52 52 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 | 65 65 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 | 61 61 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 | 310 310 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 | 343 343 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 | 387 387 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 | 390 390 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 | 842 842 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 | 355 355 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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Michael Mascolo
Michael Mascolo passed away on July 3, 2009 at the age of 52. He was the loving Father of Christina. Cherished Son of the late Ralph and Josephine. Dear Brother of Irene and Ralph. Cremation Servic...
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Marianna G. Laino
Marianna G. Laino passed away on July 7, 2009 at the age of 79. She was the beloved Wife of Peter. Loving Mother of Julius Laino and Louise Kuefner and Mother-in-Law of Kathleen and Joseph. Cherish...
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Larry Gold
Larry Gold passed away on July 5, 2009 at the age of 77. He was the beloved Husband of the late Theresa. Loving Brother-in-Law of Rosemarie Lizzul and Katie Scala. Also survived by numerous nieces,...
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Peter V. Matonis
Peter V. Matonis passed away on July 6, 2009. Beloved Father of Peter J. and Wife Debbie, Loving Grandfather of Peter R. and Wife Kara, Kim and Marie. Mr. Matonis served in the US Army Air Force du...
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Helen Janis
Helen Janis passed away on July 5, 2009. Beloved Mother of Carol Ann Bowen, Dolores McAlister and Richard Janis. Cherished Grandmother of nine and Great-Grandmother of sixteen. Funeral Mass at Holy...
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Irene Angrisani
Irene Angrisani passed away on July 5, 2009. She was the beloved Wife of the late Ralph. Devoted Mother of Gina Giovanniello and Ralph, and the late Doreen. Loving Mother-In-Law of Paul and Lori. D...
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Ruth Coleman-King
Ruth Coleman-King passed away on June 30, 2009 at the age of 81. She was the beloved Wife of William. Services were offered at First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills. Cremation was in Fresh Pond...
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Bruce Peterson
Bruce Peterson passed away on June 27, 2009 at the age of 53. He was a devoted Father. Loving Son of John W. Peterson. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond...
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Frank Porterfield
Frank Porterfield passed away on July 4, 2009 at the age of 66. He was the beloved Husband of Virginia. Devoted Father of Michael, Catherine, and the late Thomas and Andrew. Dear Brother of the lat...
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Patricia Hennessey
Patricia Hennessey passed away on July 2, 2009 at the age of 65. She was the devoted Mother of Robert, Charles, Colleen and Casey. She is also survived by five grandchildren. Services were offered ...
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Antonia Nieves
Antonia Nieves passed away on June 26, 2009 at the age of 84. She was the beloved Wife of Gregorio. Devoted Mother of Anibal, Ana Morell, Enrique and Augustine. Dear Sister of Sophia, Monserrate, T...
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Tehmi Shroff
Tehmi Shroff passed away on June 28, 2009 at the age of 91. Devoted Mother of Frank. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory under the direction of ...
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Fabiola Ochoa
Fabiola Ochoa passed away on June 25, 2009 at the age of 73. She was the beloved Wife of Luis. Devoted Mother. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory under the direction of Hess-Miller Funeral Home,...
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Juan Valentin-Cruz
Juan Valentin-Cruz passed away on June 24, 2009 at the age of 61. He was the devoted Father of Maria, Jose, Juan and Pablo. Dear Brother of Silvia, Felix, Hector, Edwin, Marcos, Meca, Monserati, An...
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Richard C. Croke
Richard C. Croke passed away on June 27, 2009 at the age of 75. He was the beloved Husband of Angela. Devoted Father of Richard Jr. Loving Brother-In-Law of Dorothy Rossi. Services were offered at ...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 16, 2014 file photo, Russia's President Vladimir Putin he arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil. Frustrated by the apparent ineffectiveness of previous sanctions and outraged by the deaths of 298 people aboard the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over eastern Ukraine, the European Union adopted tough new economic sanctions against Russia on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 EU officials and diplomats said. The measures, which were prepared in coordination with the United States, include an arms embargo, and a ban on the sale of dual use and sensitive technologies, such as advanced energy technology equipment relevant for deep sea and Arctic drilling. Such equipment will now be subject to prior approval by competent national authorities, an EU official said. Under the financial sanctions, Russian state-owned banks will be banned from selling bonds or equities with a maturity of over 90 days in European capital markets, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to make public statements. The ambassadors also added eight names to the list of people subject to EU-wide asset freezes and travel bans, including four people close to Russian President Vladimir Putin, the EU official said. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File )BRUSSELS (AP) — Shocked into action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner and the resulting deaths of more than 200 Europeans, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, to be followed swiftly by similar punitive measures from the U.S.


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This April 18, 2013 file photo shows an aerial view of the remains of a fertilizer plant and an apartment complex to the left, destroyed by an explosion in West, Texas. The government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers to be at high risk for a terror attack, numbering in the thousands, and has underestimated the threat to densely populated cities, congressional investigators say. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers to be at a higher risk for a terror attack and has underestimated the threat to densely populated cities, congressional investigators say.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — A bill that seeks to punish Venezuelan officials accused of human rights abuses has surmounted another hurdle in the U.S. Senate.
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