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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 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 | 59 59 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 | 72 72 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 | 67 67 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 | 318 318 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 | 350 350 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 | 395 395 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 | 397 397 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 | 851 851 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 | 360 360 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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Can It, Caroline
Why in the world does Caroline Kennedy think she's qualified to be a United States Senator? Can somebody please tell us because we have no idea - and neither, apparently, does Caroline herself. Thi...
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
Drawing The (Budget) Line
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Op-Ed: Taxation Without Carbonation
A recent New York Times op-ed backed a new soda tax advanced by New York Governor David Paterson as a potential cure for obesity. This proposal would tax sugary beverages to the tune of 18 percent ...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Of Healthcare, David Paterson, and Soda
As Tom Daschle was named to the new president's cabinet to oversee health care, the issue that Bill Clinton once championed – and then fumbled – comes back to center stage. We currently spend about...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Mistake By Monserrate Supporters
Corona Councilman (soon to be State Senator) Hiram Monserrate was jailed for a short time on Friday, charged with slashing his girlfriend Karla Giraldo in his Elmhurst apartment after an apparent a...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
The Heat Is On...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keeping Non-Profits Safe and Secure
As New Yorkers, we understand what the citizens of Mumbai are feeling right now. And the attacks have reunified our community in a sense of grief and commonality in the worst tragic sense. The Mumb...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creativity for The Holidays Can Save Energy, Improve Environment
Tips From Waste Management
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion: Affordable Housing Not Affordable Enough
When the proposed City Point development on the site of the former Albee Square Mall is built it will be the tallest building in Brooklyn. The sheer size and scope of the project has drawn consider...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics: Chugging Along the Shenandoah
In 1992, with a new administration coming in, the focus of the economy hovered around infrastructure. We are hearing it again, and we should. Things need to be built, and people that build for a li...
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion: Ravitch Report Better Than Expected
The Ravitch Commission’s recently released report outlining a solution to MTA’s budget woes included a fairly responsible plan for the future expansion of New York City’s mass transit system, and -...
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Making Your Holidays More Meaningful and Less Wasteful
By John J. Doherty, Sanitation Commissioner
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
The Price of Guns is Shooting Up
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broken Promises
Last week the city announced that it would be cutting over $500,000 from a fund to protect renters in Greenpoint and Williamsburg from being pushed out by escalating rents. The fund was a key part ...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wal-Mart Death a Sad Comment on Society
The death of Jdimytai Damour was tragic and senseless indeed. Damour did nothing wrong on the morning of Friday, November 28, other than show up for his job at a Long Island Wal-Mart. And in a sham...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - This Monday, July 15, 2013 file photo shows the American flag and Wall St. street sign outside the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. European and Asian stocks rose Tuesday, July 29, 2014 ahead of a string of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week and despite the possibility of more sanctions on Russia. Wall Street was expected to rise on the open. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)TOKYO (AP) — European stocks were lower Wednesday ahead of U.S. economic data while cheery earnings from major Japanese companies such as Honda Motor Co. boosted Asian markets.


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NEW DELHI (AP) — A landslide hit a village in western India following torrential rains Wednesday, sweeping away scores of houses and raising fears that more than 150 people could be trapped, officials said.
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FILE - This Nov. 21, 2013 file photo shows anti abortion protester Mary McLaurin calling out to a patient hidden on the other side of a sign outside the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss. A federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday, July 29, 2014 that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.


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