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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 41 41 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 | 46 46 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 | 46 46 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 | 48 48 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 | 35 35 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 | 80 80 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 | 81 81 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 | 111 111 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 | 113 113 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 | 120 120 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 ...

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Tranquility nips Dragons in Heroes title game
A technical foul and a steal in the last 30 seconds of regulation allowed Tranquility to force overtime in a Heroes League championship game Thursday night. Tranquility, who trailed by as many as 1...
Jul 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Basketball 21 & Under Schedule: August 9 - 17
Games played through August Thursday & Friday nights at Crowley Park
Jun 10, 2012 | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Inaugural McCarren 5K benefits a good cause
Close to 200 people participated in the first-ever McCarren Park 5K Fun Run/Walk this past Saturday morning. Hosted by St. Nick's Alliance, School Settlement Association, and NYC Runs. The event be...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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2012 Heroes Basketball League Scores
5/28/2012-6/1/2012
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn's Ali gets knockout in the eighth to take WBA title
Sadam Ali remained perfect as he thrilled a packed house at Brooklyn’s Aviator Sports Complex when he took out Franklin Gonzalez in the eighth round of the Welterweight contest. Ali thrilled fans w...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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MLS takes PSAA Division II championship
Behind Kevin Schick's complete game performance, in which he struck out 11 batters and carried a no-hitter through 6 2/3 innings, Martin Luther won the PSAA championship at MCU Park in Brooklyn las...
May 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Triple threat
I'll Have Another will go for Triple Crown at Belmont
May 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes League Scores & Notes
Week 5/21-5/25
May 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trickmeister takes Vanlandingham
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May 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Basketball Updates (Week of 5/14/12-5/18/12
LA Knights best Queens Knights In the 17& Under Boys Division of the Heroes basketball league, the Los Angeles Knights beat the Queens Knights by a final score of 30 to 21 on Monday. The high score...
May 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muay Thai returns to Flushing
Photos: Kenneth B. Goldberg Hard-hitting Muay Thai action returned to Flushing last Friday night, with a full card of fights featuring martial artists from some of New York City's top gyms, as well...
May 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mets to host 2013 All-Star Game
Photos: Kenneth B. Goldberg It might be a good thing the fences were shortened at Citi Field, otherwise the Home Run Derby contest in 2013 might have been a little boring. Major League Baseball Com...
May 16, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mark Valeski wins Peter Pan
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May 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIU Brooklyn wins 13th NEC softball title
Number two seed Quinnipiac struck first, but it was third seed LIU Brooklyn who walked away with the victory and their 13th NEC Softball Championship, posting a 10-5 victory over the Bobcats in Moo...
May 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kacee Cox named Big East Softball Player of the Year
St. John’s softball senior catcher Kacee Cox was named the 2012 Big East Softball Player of the Year last week as part of the conference’s annual softball awards banquet. Cox, along with classmate ...
May 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A car bomb went off on Tuesday in Somalia's capital outside the president's residence and partly destroyed hotels nearby, police said. "A suicide car bomb exploded outside the presidential palace. So far two hotels opposite the palace are partially destroyed," Major Mohamed Ali, a police officer, told Reuters by phone. (Reporting by Abdi Sheihk; Writing by George Obulutsa; editing by John Stonestreet)
2016-08-30 05:41:34 -0400

Uzbekistan's President Karimov attends news conference in TashkentMOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Tuesday that media reports that Uzbek President Islam Karimov was dead had not been confirmed. "For the moment we do not have any fresh information. All we can say that ... media reports (about Karimov's death) have not been confirmed," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told a conference call with journalists. ...


2016-08-30 05:35:20 -0400
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A loud explosion was heard in Somalia's capital on Tuesday, and huge clouds of smoke could be seen, accompanied by gunfire, a Reuters witness said. The cause of the blast was yet to be established. Al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab militants have claimed responsibility for several recent explosions in Mogadishu, including a car bomb and gun attack last week at a popular beach restaurant in Mogadishu that killed 10 people. (Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Dominic Evans)
2016-08-30 05:31:49 -0400