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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 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 | 92 92 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 | 120 120 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 | 153 153 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 | 146 146 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 | 218 218 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 | 243 243 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 | 237 237 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 | 214 214 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 | 221 221 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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Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis
Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis passed away on September 6th 2016 at the age of 78 years. Beloved Husband of Eleni. Loving Father of Betty Mansour, Athena Faranda, and Gronimo Pefanis. Dear Brother of Dia...
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Edward F. Kruk
Edward F. Kruk passed away on September 13th, 2016 at the age of 96 years. Beloved Husband of the late Stella. Devoted Father of Edward J. and Wife Rita, Bob and Dan and Wife JoAnne. Loving Grandfa...
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Irene Macaluso
Irene Macaluso of Douglaston, NY passed away on September 8, 2016. She was the beloved Wife of Thomas. Devoted Mother of Toma, Cody, Indhia & Melanie. Loving Daughter of Rose Schwarteberg. Dear Sis...
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Carmen Viruet
Carmen Viruet passed away on Sunday, September 04, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Mother of the late Edith Morales. Cherished Grandmother of Anthony Perez and Edward Morales and Great-Grandmother ...
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Ann J. Sexton
Ann J. Sexton passed away on Tuesday, September 06, 2016 at the age of 78. Beloved Wife of Michael P. Sexton. Loving Mother of Michael T. Sexton, Kevin Sexton, Brian Sexton and Laureen Feller. Cher...
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Raymond M. Gajda
Raymond M. Gajda passed away on Thursday, September 08, 2016 at the age of 57. Beloved Son of Dottie and the late Frank Gajda. Loving Brother of Robert (Patrice), Richard, Ronald, Randal, Russell a...
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Vincent DeVita
Vincent DeVita passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of the late Sarah DeVita. Loving Brother of Michael Casella, Josephine Rinaldi and the late Felicia Cuo...
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Voula Stephanis
Voula Stephanis passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late James Stephanis. Loving Mother of Bess Moran, George J. Stephanis, Diane Stephanis and the la...
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Rosario R. Matteo
Rosario R. Matteo passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Husband of the late Evelyn Matteo. Loving Father of Daniel Matteo and the late Lorraine Matteo. Mr. Matteo wa...
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James Hosey
James Hosey passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 76. Originally from County Laois, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Josephine Hosey. Loving Father of Patrick Hosey, Michael Hosey an...
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Elinor W. Trent
Elinor W. Trent passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved Mother of Terry Lee Getchell. Loving Grandmother of Ferris and Jose. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Joey and Angelin...
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Giuseppe Taranto
Giuseppe Taranto passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Palma Taranto. Loving Father of Joseph Taranto and Father-in-Law of Josephine. Cherished Grandfather of ...
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Christina DeSalvo
Christina DeSalvo passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at the age of 98. Beloved Wife of the late Angelo DeSalvo. Loving Mother of Mary Ann O’Meally and the late Joseph DeSalvo. Cherished Grand...
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Anthony S. Galante
Anthony S. Galante passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at the age of 83. Beloved Brother of Vincenza Caccano, Josephine Calabro and Ferdinando Galante. Cherished Uncle. Mass of Christian Burial...
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Maria Kaestner
Maria Kaestner passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Juan Kaestner. Loving Mother of Maria C. Acosta and Gladys Figone and Mother-in-Law of Holguer and ...
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Men are refelcted in a screen displaying market indices outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares recovered from an early bout of nerves while the Mexican peso surged on Tuesday as investors awarded the first U.S. presidential debate to Democrat Hillary Clinton over Republican Donald Trump. Markets have tended to see Clinton as the candidate of the status quo, while few are sure what a Trump presidency might mean for U.S. foreign policy, international trade deals or the domestic economy. Opinion polls have shown the two candidates in a very tight race, with the latest Reuters/Ipsos polling showing Clinton ahead by 4 percentage points, with 41 percent of likely voters.


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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump listens to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.


2016-09-27 00:06:24 -0400
(Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump traded barbs and accusations Monday night in the first debate between the two ahead of the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election. STORY: FACTBOX: Swing states that may determine the election: http://reut.rs/1UhE642 MORE COVERAGE: cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=us-2016 COMMENTS:RANDY FREDERICK, MANAGING DIRECTOR, TRADING AND DERIVATIVES, CHARLES SCHWAB, AUSTIN, TEXAS: "The Positive reaction in the (equities) futures markets probably implies that Hillary Clinton was perceived as the winner. The market is often said to dislike uncertainty, and most experts seem to consider Donald Trump as the more uncertain candidate.
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