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What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 42 42 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 | 43 43 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 | 74 74 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 | 79 79 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 | 85 85 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 | 117 117 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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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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John O’Sullivan
John O’Sullivan passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of the late Susan O’Sullivan. Loving Father of Mary J. Fava and John O’Sullivan and Father–in-Law of Pat and...
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William Kubler
William Kubler passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at the age of 73. Beloved Companion of 28 Years of Annette Pagnotta. Loving Father, Cherished Grandfather and Dearest Brother. Mr. Kubler was...
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Linda O’Neill
Linda O’Neill passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved Wife of William A. O’Neill. Loving Mother of William O’Neill and Patrick O’Neill and Mother-in-Law of Mereya. Cherishe...
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Karen Kelly
Karen Kelly passed away on August 12, 2016. Devoted Daughter of the late Irene and Thomas Kelly. Loving Sister of Denise Kelly. Dear Cousin of Linda Schreiner, Patty Ragan and James Kelly. Also sur...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arlene P. Blaum
Arlene P. Blaum passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 65. Former Wife of Steven Blaum. Loving Mother of Elizabeth Blaum and Daniel Blaum. Cherished Grandmother of Kelly and Travis...
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Pauline Cammorato
Pauline Cammorato passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Cammorato. Loving Aunt of Betty, Fran, Frank (Brother), Joe, Paula, Stephanie, Stephe...
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Joseph Natale
Joseph Natale passed away on Thursday, August 04, 2016 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Luisa Natale. Loving Father, cherished grandfather and dear brother. Mass of Christian Burial was offered...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letitia (Germinario)Purello
Letitia (Germinario)Purello passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the age of 48. Place of death Everett, WA. Beloved Sister of Christine Gucker and the late Michael Germinario. Loving Daught...
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Alfred Napolitano
Alfred Napolitano passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Husband of Louise F. Napolitano. Loving Father of Todd Napolitano, Tiffany Scola, Troy Napolitano and Taylor Napol...
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Rafael E. Montalvo
Rafael E. Montalvo passed away on Friday, August 05, 2016 at the age of 51. Beloved Son of Rosa L. Toro. Loving Brother of Elvin E. Montalvo, Willy Montalvo, Enrique Montalvo, Edwin Montalvo & Fred...
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Doretta Sparacino
Doretta Sparacino passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Sister of the late Frank Sparacino. Loving Aunt of Richard, Robert and Ronald. Cherished Great-Aunt and Great-Great-...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deborah A. Cirone
Deborah A. Cirone passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 63. Beloved Mother of Stephen Cirone and Mother-in-Law of Inda Muntu. Loving Daughter of Sophie and the late Stephen Yuschak. Ch...
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Maria Angela Spotorno
Maria Angela Spotorno passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016 at the age of 71. Beloved Wife of Mario S. Spotorno. Loving Mother of Antonio Spotorno and Carmela Spotorno and Mother-in-Law of Annalisa....
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Thomas J. Petrowski
Thomas J. Petrowski passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the age of 80. Beloved Husband of Phyllis Petrowski. Loving Father of Linda Petrowski, Donna Petrowski, Tommy Petrowski (Carmen), Robb...
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File photo of Louisville Assembly Plant employees assembling the 2013 Ford Escape on the production line in LouisvilleBy Ann Saphir and Jason Lange JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - An unusually large group of Federal Reserve policymakers appeared before activists on Thursday and defended their plans to raise interest rates to keep the U.S. economy from eventually overheating. Several policymakers said raising interest rates gradually would allow them to stimulate the economy for longer, but that an overheating economy could end in a recession. "It's not about trying to stop the economy from growing," San Francisco Fed President John Williams told about 100 labor activists from the Fed Up coalition who pressed policymakers not to raise interest rates.


2016-08-25 22:02:41 -0400

Turkish army tanks and Turkish-backed Syrian fighters make their way in the Syrian border town of Jarablus as it is pictured from the Turkish town of KarkamisBy Tom Perry BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebels, who this week seized a strategic town from Islamic State, aim to move westward in the next phase of their Turkey-backed operation, an advance that could take weeks or months to complete, a rebel commander said. Colonel Ahmad Osman, head of the Sultan Murad group, also told Reuters the rebels did not wish to fight Kurdish forces that have advanced in northern Syria as part of a separate campaign against IS, but would do so if necessary. Sultan Murad is one of the main Syrian rebel groups taking part in the operation that on Wednesday drove IS from the border town of Jarablus with help from Turkish special forces, warplanes and tanks.


2016-08-25 21:57:20 -0400
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a swift end to a long legal battle, a brain-dead California toddler died Thursday after being taken off life support.
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