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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
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  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 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
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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
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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 | 275 275 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 | 526 526 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
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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 | 584 584 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...

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York Men’s Basketball Picked to Finish First; Women Third in CUNYAC Pre-Season Coaches Poll
The CUNY Athletic Conference released its 2008-09 Pre-Season Coaches Poll Monday and the York College men’s basketball team was picked to finish first in the CUNYAC South Division. The Lady Cardina...
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Chaz Williams Guard, Bishop Ford
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New York Junior Tennis League Offers Free Early Morning Winter Tennis Program For Nyc Youngsters
The New York Junior Tennis League will begin its early morning winter program offering free tennis to youngsters ages 6-18 at various locations throughout the New York City starting on Saturday, No...
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Giants Relish The Role Of The Disrespected
Ever since the New York Giants clinched a playoff berth last season, they’ve seemed to thrive on being overlooked.
Nov 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Starving for Hoops Revival
While the struggles of New York’s professional basketball team have been well documented, the city’s Division I college teams have been stuck in the mud as well.
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Queens College Soccer Makes Its Mark On ECC All-Star Teams
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St. Francis Water Polo Captures 5th Northern Title
The Terriers are three wins away from the NCAA Final Four in Stanford as they prepare for the Eastern Championships at Navy beginning November 21.
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Back to the Championship!
Cards Defeat Medgar Evers, Return To CUNYAC Title Game
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Midgets Defeating Giants? You Betcha! 24-8!
In even more impressive fashion than last season, the QUEENS FALCONS Midgets squad have once again begun to turn it on just in time for a much-needed playoff run, their sights set squarely upon a r...
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Top Ten Reasons The Mets Are Left Coveting What The Phillies Now Have
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Katarina Janosikova
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Yena Lee Senior, St, John’s Women’s Volleyball
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Greg Polius, LHP, BARUCH COLLEGE
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St. Francis Prep Girls’ Tennis They’re this week’s Athletes Of The Week, but in their own circles, they’ve been dominating for much long than that.
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St. John’s Women’s Soccer Clinches Big East Tourney Berth
The playoff fate of the St. John’s women’s soccer team was hanging in the balance heading into the final three days of the regular season. With control of its own destiny however, the Red Storm did...
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An Egyptian court sentenced Mohamed Badie, general guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, and seven others to life in prison on Saturday for inciting violence during protests last year, judicial sources said. Badie had already been sentenced to death and received a life sentence in other cases, part of Cairo's toughest crackdown - widely criticised by human rights groups - on the country's oldest and most organised Islamist movement. The judge, Mohamed Nagi Shehata, also sentenced six other defendants to death in absentia. Badie was charged with killing at least nine people and inciting violence that injured 21 others in clashes near a mosque in Giza in 2013.
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Lesotho's PM Thabane attends an EU-Africa summit in BrusselsBy Marafaele Mohloboli MASERU (Reuters) - Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Saturday accused his country's army of mounting a coup against him and said he had fled to South Africa, but the military denied seeking to oust him and said its soldiers had returned to barracks. Gunfire was heard in Maseru, capital of the small mountainous Southern African kingdom encircled by South Africa, and army units occupied police headquarters and surrounded the prime minister's residence, residents and diplomats said. "It is a military coup because it is led by the military. Thabane told the BBC he had fled to neighbouring South Africa.


2014-08-30 10:10:02 -0400
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa said on Saturday Lesotho's army appeared to have staged a coup d'etat and added that an unconstitutional change of government would not be tolerated by the region. "By all accounts the actions of the Lesotho defence force bear the hallmarks of a coup d'etat," South African Foreign Ministry Spokesman Clayson Monyela told reporters.
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