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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The housing market spiked in August as demand remains at high levels in many neighborhoods, particularly in the 1-3 Family and Condo categories. Affordability does appear to be impacting prospectiv...
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 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 | 138 138 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 | 167 167 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...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 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....
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 267 267 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 | 290 290 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 | 283 283 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 | 258 258 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 . ...

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As football season nears, Jets & Giants will both be playoff bound
It seems like just yesterday I was preparing my column for Super Bowl 50, breaking down all the in’s and out’s of the matchup between Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos and Cam Newton’s Carolina Panth...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s has big night, finds back of net 5 times
Looking to tie the second-longest unbeaten streak to start a season in program history on Sunday night against Fairfield, the St. John’s Red Storm put forth its best offensive performance in over t...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Skyline win for SJC
Bayside native Pandeli Mano’s goal in the 85th minute lifted St. Joseph’s College to a 2-1 triumph over Yeshiva University in their season opener last week, snapping a 16-game winless streak dating...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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2016 U.S. Open kicks off in Flushing Meadows
Djokovic, Williams the favorites
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kaepernick’s Protest Misguided, But Not Un-American
It’s very rare that you’ll read a column from yours truly that dives into matters beyond what you see on the field, the diamond or the court, but I feel I have to do my civic duty in discussing 49e...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Cyclones playoff chances slim
It appears as if the Brooklyn Cyclones will miss out on a trip to the NYPL playoffs after another rollercoaster season, which has ultimately placed them on the outside looking in. The New York Mets...
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St. John’s women close out weekend with two ties
Men also play Drexel to a draw
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Help Us Yoenis Cespedes, You're the Mets Only Hope!
Before Saturday’s afternoon affair with the San Francisco Giants, I was fully preparing to write the Mets obituary for the 2016 season. The Mets had lost four of the first five games on their west ...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spence cements status as boxing’s top prospect
Another big knockout in Coney Island showcase
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women get off to quick 2-0 start in 2016
Men ready to start 2016 campaign
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Drossman to lead St. Joe’s
Daniel Drossman is the new head coach of the St. Joseph’s men’s and women’s tennis squads. “We are very excited that Coach Drossman will be joining us for the upcoming season,” said Athletics Direc...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Empire wraps up first season of team tennis
The New York Empire concluded it’s inaugural season as part of the Mylan World Team Tennis professional league. And while the results on the court show – the Empire finished with a 2-10 overall rec...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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For The Yankees, It’s Out With The Old, In With The New
I think it’s fair to say that the last couple of weeks have been quite the roller coaster ride for the New York Yankees and their fans. From the consistently inconsistent play throughout the year, ...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dyckman takes Pro City title
Late-season additions give team the extra talent it needed to win
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D1 basketball talent battles it out in Artest Classic
If you showed up at the Variety Boys & Girls Club last weekend for the Artest Summer Classic, you were not disappointed. To kick off the event, Metta World Peace’s Celebrity Team, stacked with a ro...
Aug 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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national news

Clinton speaks at a campaign rally in Coral Springs(Reuters) - Hackers have probed the voting systems of many U.S. states but there is no sign that they have manipulated any voting data, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on Saturday. National security officials are investigating a number of possible leads suggesting that cyber-criminals are trying to influence the Nov. 8 presidential election, including by hacking into systems run by the Democratic National Committee. Republican candidate Donald Trump has repeatedly charged that the U.S. election system is "rigged" and top Democrats in Congress have charged that Russia is behind repeated attempts to access both party data and state voting systems.


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FILE - In this June 5, 2015, file photo, the Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington. A Homeland Security Department official says hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months. FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers this week that the agency is looking “very, very hard” at Russian hackers who may try to disrupt the U.S. election. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Hackers have made their way into state election systems "in a few cases," but the federal government hasn't found "any manipulation" so far of voting information, the Homeland Security secretary said Saturday.


2016-10-01 13:45:37 -0400

United States’ Jordan Spieth reacts after missing a long putt on the 17th hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Sergio Garcia and Rafa Cabrera Bello rallied from 4 down with six holes to play Saturday morning to earn a half-point that pulled Europe within one point of the Americans going into the final team session.


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