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What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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 | 14 14 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 | 14 14 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 | 3 3 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...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...
Live in NY & Open A Corporation in Delaware – Why?
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you love the big city life? Do you want to open your business in New York but aren’t sure if you can commit there? Is the nature of your business mobile or virtual, but you’d like to live in New...

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Edward J. Barry
Edward J. Barry passed away on Monday, March 05, 2012 at the age 65. Loving Brother of Patricia Caffrey and Brother-in-Law of Dan. Cherished Uncle of Dianne, Deirdre, Dan, Bill, Ann, Luke and Brook...
Mar 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mary Majkowski
Mary Majkowski of Maspeth passed away on March 10, 2012 at the age of 96. A native of Queens NY. She was the beloved Wife of the late Frank. Loving Mother of Irene Jacobusky. She was a member of th...
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Neil Edward O’Neill
Neil Edward O’Neill, 70, died at his home in Lake Wylie, South Carolina, on February 14, 2012. Mr. O’Neill was born February 15, 1941 in Brooklyn, NY to the late George and Marian Jacobson O’Neill....
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Geraldine Casella
Geraldine Casella passed away on Saturday, March 03, 2012 at the age of 74. She was the beloved Wife of the late August J. Casella. Loving Mother of Michael Casella, Steven Casella and Gina Dropp a...
Mar 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vincentia Keras
Vincentia Keras passed away on Thursday, March 01, 2012 at the age of 71. She was the beloved Wife of Michael S. Keras. Loving Mother of Susan M. Kennedy, Melissa Keras Donaghy and the late Gregory...
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Anne Davis
Anne Davis passed away on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at the age of 93. She was the beloved Wife of the late James. Loving Sister of Catherine Pilszynski. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at A...
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Henry Buonocore
Henry Buonocore passed away on February 26, 2012 at the age of 88. He was the dear brother of Lucy Adragna, Josephine Borsellino, Rose Giamamarino also survived by nieces & nephews. Service was off...
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George R. Giedman
George R. Giedman passed away on February 27, 2012 at the age of 89 years. Beloved Husband of Dorothy. Loving Father of Marilyn and George. Dear Grandfather of two. Funeral Mass at Transfiguration ...
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Theresa Ciraolo
Theresa Ciraolo passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at the age of 89. She was the beloved Wife of the late Joseph Ciraolo. Loving Mother of Peter Ciraolo and Anna Guidice and Mother-in-Law o...
Feb 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joan Marie Rosbeck
Joan Marie Rosbeck passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at the age of 80. She was the beloved Wife of Robert E. Rosbeck. Loving Mother of Lynn Pope and the late Janice Mclntyre and Mother-in...
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Thomas Testa
Thomas Testa of Middle Village & Las Vegas passed away on February 17, 2012 at the age of 82. He was a Proud Veteran of the United States Air Force. He was the beloved Husband of Marie. Devoted Fat...
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Adeline Ries
Adeline Ries passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at the age of 93. She was the beloved wife of the late George W. Ries Sr. Loving Mother of George W. Ries Jr. and Mother-in-Law of Susan. Che...
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Anne Marie Russo
Anne Marie Russo passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph Russo. Loving Mother of Louise M. Russo. Dear Sister of Dominic Sanpietro CFC, Anthony ...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Violet Vila
Violet Vila passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at the age of 84. Beloved Wife of Anthony Vila. Loving Mother of Robert Vila and Linda Vila Passione. Cherished Grandmother of Margarita Passio...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vincenzo D’Angelo
Vincenzo D’Angelo passed away on Monday, February 13, 2012 at the age of 80. Beloved Husband of Santa D’Angelo. Cherished Son of Angela and the late Santo. Loving Father of Santo D’Angelo and Salva...
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national news

Suspected members of the Niger Delta Avengers are seen as they are paraded by the Nigeria military after their arrest in the Nembe waters, Rivers, NigeriaBy Felix Onuah ABUJA (Reuters) - Traditional leaders in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta have demanded that authorities release youths arrested by the army before they will mediate in talks with militants who have been blowing up pipelines, a government official said. On Thursday, Oil Minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu met traditional leaders from the southern region where a wave of pipeline attacks has cut the country's oil output by 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 1.56 million bpd. Kachikwu asked the leaders to contact the different militant groups.


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A woman runs past teargas as opposition party supporters clash with police in HarareBy MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean police on Friday fired teargas and a water cannon to disperse anti-government supporters, who responded by hurling rocks, as a protest against President Robert Mugabe turned violent, a Reuters witness said. More than a hundred police officers in riot gear, backed up by water cannons and armoured trucks, occupied the venue that opposition parties planned to use for their march. Mugabe's opponents have become emboldened by rising public anger and protests over an economic meltdown, cash shortages and high unemployment.


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A coal ship waits to be loaded at the port in GladstoneBy Keith Wallis, Aradhana Aravindan and Rajendra Jadhav HONG KONG/SINGAPORE/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Unpaid, underfed, and thousands of miles from home on a rusting tanker, captain Munir Hasan says he is a victim of a shipowner who has slashed costs in the face of an eight-year shipping downturn. Marooned on the medium-sized tanker Amba Bhakti that is moored close to Shanghai and is in urgent need of repair, Hasan claims he and his crew of four from India and Bangladesh have not received their wages from the owner, Varun Shipping, since February and are now owed tens of thousands of dollars. "In the last 29 years of my sea career, I have never faced such a situation," said Hasan, a 50-year-old sea captain from Bangladesh.


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