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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 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 | 107 107 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 | 135 135 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 | 168 168 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 | 161 161 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 | 233 233 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 | 260 260 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 | 253 253 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 | 230 230 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 | 237 237 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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Heroes Youth Basketball League CHAMPIONSHIP Schedule - TUESDAY, June 28
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Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Phenom NYC improves to 7-1 headed into playoffs
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Cyclones eye playoff return
Hits have been hard to come by for the Brooklyn Cyclones. After suffering a 3-2 defeat in a 20-inning marathon against the Staten Island Yankees on opening night, the Cyclones then traveled from th...
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Cleveland is Believe-land!
About three weeks ago, I wrote a column previewing this year’s NBA Finals. I’m not sure of the exact quote, but the general thesis was that Lebron James was the only man standing in the way of the ...
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Mixed feelings on Yanks
Next two weeks will decide the future of this current squad
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Creator edges out Destin in Belmont Stakes
Bobby Flay buys into winner just days before race
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Phenom NYC picks up two, improves to 7-1 on season
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Paint Folks pick up two big wins in 14&U Division
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CTK football sends off nine college-bound athletes
This past fall, the Christ the King football squad enjoyed their most successful season in years. The Royals finished 10-1, with their lone defeat coming in the Catholic League Championship to Xavi...
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Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee
Some may be wondering how a 28-year-old sports radio talk-show host could properly pay tribute to a man they’ve never seen fight before, but it’s pretty easy when you’re talking about one of the mo...
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Over 30s take State Cup
The Shamrocks Over 30s secured the club’s first State Cup in 56 years with a superb and hard fought 4-2 victory over Baisley on Sunday. In doing so, Paddy McCarry’s Invincibles completed the season...
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Cole Anthony throws down monster dunk at Heroes Basketball League game
Molloy High School freshman sensation, Cole Anthony, threw down a "T-MAC all-star off the backboard" dunk at a Heroes Youth Basketball game at Frontera Park.
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Ogyiri preps for big summer ahead of senior season
If you haven’t yet heard of Kevin Ogyiri, it’s about time you do. The 5-foot-10 guard from the Lefrak City section of Queens just completed his junior season at Martin Luther School in Maspeth. Wit...
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Phenom pulls out win over BCAC in final seconds
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Tom Petty, pictured in 2014, is maned as 2017's Musicares Person of the Year to be feted in a concert before the Grammy AwardsTom Petty, the heartland rocker behind hits such as "American Girl," will be honored at a gala ahead of next year's Grammy Awards, it was announced Wednesday. The Recording Academy, which organizes the music industry's biggest night, named Petty as 2017's Musicares Person of the Year to be feted in a concert before the awards. "Tom burst into our musical consciousness and never let go," Recording Academy president Neil Portnow said in a statement.


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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2016 file photo, Secretary of State John Kerry speaks in New York. Kerry is threatening to cut off all contacts with Moscow over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian government attacks on Aleppo end. The State Department says Kerry issued the ultimatum in a Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, telephone call to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.(AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is threatening to cut off all contacts with Moscow over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian government attacks on Aleppo end.


2016-09-28 11:22:29 -0400

IMF head Christine LagardeThe head of the IMF on Wednesday renewed warnings against protectionism and trade restrictions, saying the global economy risked prolonged low growth and advanced economies faced painful inequality. Christine Lagarde, the International Monetary Fund's managing director, said the current global recovery was still fragile following the Great Recession of 2008-2009, and that populist political currents rising in the developed world threatened to undo the progress made. "Especially for advanced economies, while there are some good signs the overall growth outlook remains subdued," Lagarde said in prepared remarks delivered at Northwestern University, near Chicago.


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