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What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...

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Calogero” Gino” Rizzo
Calogero” Gino” Rizzo passed away on Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 at the age of 61. Beloved Son of the late Rosa and Giusseppe Rizzo. Loving Father of Esmeralda and Massimo. Dear Brother of Paolo Rizz...
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Daniel Joseph Wernicki
Daniel Joseph Wernicki of Los Angeles, California, and formerly of Middle Village, Queens, died on Saturday, October 1st. A native of Brooklyn, New York, he was the loving father of Willow and Aver...
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Lillian Ostermann
Lillian Ostermann of Woodside passed away on October 3rd, 2016 at the age of 72. She was the beloved Sister of the late Peter Malzinsky. Dear Friend of Patricia Cassidy, Mary Cafasso, Oscar & Sandr...
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Florence Paluszek
Florence Paluszek passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the age of 83. Beloved Wife of the late Raymond Paluszek. Loving Mother of Suzanne Paluszek and Carole Paluszek. Private Cremation w...
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Robert Martin Renis
Robert Martin Renis passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the age of 63. Loving Son of the late William John and Theresa Renis. Beloved Brother of Gary Renis. Also survived by many loving ...
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Raphael M. Coppola
Raphael M. Coppola passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Husband of the late Millicent Coppola. Loving Father of Lois Moore, Raphael G. Coppola and the late Louis Cop...
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Alma Yorio
Alma Yorio passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late Leo Yorio. Loving Mother of Dennis Yorio. Cherished Grandmother of Patrick and Joseph. Mass of Chr...
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Jack Michael Pappas
Jack Michael Pappas passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved Husband of Olga Pappas. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mr. Pappas was ...
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Carmela Gangi
Carmela Gangi passed away on Saturday, October 01, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of the late Peter Gangi. Loving Mother of Peter Gangi and Joseph Gangi and Mother-in-Law of Antoinette and Rit...
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Margaret G. Peterson
Margaret G. Peterson passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Wife of the late Harry V. Peterson. Loving Mother of Kathryn Peterson, Francine Peterson and Germaine Pete...
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Jacqueline F. Nohilly
Jacqueline F. Nohilly passed away on Monday, October 03, 2016 at the age of 80. Beloved Wife of the late William Nohilly. Loving Mother of Cullen Nohilly, Raymond Nohilly and the late Michael Nohil...
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Stephen F. Lewandowski
Stephen F. Lewandowski passed away September 25th, 2016 at the age of 68 years. Beloved Brother of Marcia Colletta and Victor Lewandowski. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces ...
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Albert J. Lesandro
Albert J. Lesandro of Middle Village passed away on September 20, 2016 at the age of 89. A native of East Harlem, NY. He was the beloved Husband of Adele Lesandro. Loving Son of Carmela and Rosario...
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Rose Marrone
Rose Marrone passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of Stephen. Loving Mother of Beatrice Bullock and Julia Rennison, and Mother-in-Law of Robert and William Jr. C...
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Rose Ann Alleva
Rose Ann Alleva passed away on September 23, 2016 at the age of 72. Beloved Wife of Nicholas Alleva. Loving Mother of James Alleva, Phillip Alleva and the late Nicholas Alleva Jr. and Mother-in-Law...
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A military vehicle of Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) forces is seen at the site of car bomb attack during a battle with Islamic State militants in Andalus neighborhood of MosulBy Maher Chmaytelli and Saif Hameed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi officials said on Monday government forces had taken complete control of eastern Mosul, 100 days after the start of their U.S.-backed campaign to dislodge Islamic State militants from the city. The deputy parliament speaker announced the capture of the east of the city, Islamic State's last major stronghold in Iraq, after a meeting with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. "We completed the total liberation of the left bank of Mosul and this is a gift to the Iraqi people," said Sheikh Humam Hamoudi in a statement.


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BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The United Nations expressed "deep concern" on Tuesday about 750,000 civilians living in western Mosul, ahead of a U.S.-backed offensive to dislodge Islamic State from this area. "The reports from inside western Mosul are distressing," Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq, Lise Grande, said in a statement. "The prices of basic food and supplies are soaring ... many families without income are eating only once a day. Others are being forced to burn furniture to stay warm. ...
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Chief rebel negotiator Mohammad Alloush attends the first session of Syria peace talks at Astana's Rixos President Hotel on January 23, 2017Peace talks with Syrian rebels and the war-torn country's government got off to a rocky start Monday, while Washington said President Donald Trump was open to joint operations with Russia against Islamic State jihadists in Syria. The Syrian rebels' representatives vowed to keep fighting if peace negotiations with the government of President Bashar al-Assad fail, as the first day of talks in the Kazakh capital Astana ended with no apparent breakthrough.


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