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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 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 | 96 96 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 | 124 124 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 | 157 157 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 | 150 150 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 | 222 222 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 | 247 247 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 | 241 241 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 | 218 218 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 | 225 225 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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2016 Won’t Be Déjà vu For Giants
The first two games of the 2016 season for the New York Giants aren’t performances for the highlight reel, they aren’t going to be games you want to re-watch over and over again. But at the end of ...
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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For Christ the King, ‘sky’s the limit’ if they can just ‘finish’
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks women’s ‘B’ team gets first-ever victory
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Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late goal lifts Red Storm women over La Salle
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September BB Alive & Well
There was a point in this season where many baseball fans in New York had to wonder if the month of September would be meaningful for either team in any way. Both the Yankees and the Mets have had ...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocks first team, women open season with win
Victories for the first team, the Rocks Women and the Over 30s were the standout highlights of a busy opening day of the season for the Woodside-based Shamrocks Soccer Club. Making his club debut o...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women handed first loss of the year
The St. John’s women’s soccer team suffered its first setback of the season on Sunday evening, falling to Portland, 2-1, in the final game of the Nike Portland Invitational. The Red Storm (4-1-3) h...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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2016 U.S. Open produces two first-time champions
For the first time since 2011, the U.S. Open had first-time champions on both the men’s and women’s sides, as the new roof on Arthur Ashe Stadium closes for the final time on another exciting fortn...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pratt names new coach
Sade Jackson has been named head women’s basketball coach at Pratt Institute. Jackson arrives in Clinton Hill from Adelphi University, where she served as an assistant coach, and becomes the third ...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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2016 U.S. Open enters quarterfinal round
The 2016 U.S. Open is headed down the home stretch. The men's field has been whittled down to eight players at the quarterfinals got underway on Tuesday with a matchup between French countrymen Gae...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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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...
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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...
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2016 U.S. Open kicks off in Flushing Meadows
Djokovic, Williams the favorites
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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...
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FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2015 file photo, a woman wearing a mask for protection against pollution walks on a pedestrian overhead bridge as office buildings are shrouded with smog in Beijing. More than nine out of 10 people worldwide live in areas with excessive air pollution, contributing to problems like strokes, heart disease and lung cancer, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. The U.N. health agency said in a new report that 92 percent of people live in areas where air quality exceeds WHO limits, with southeast Asia, eastern Mediterranean and western Pacific regions hardest hit. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)GENEVA (AP) — More than nine out of 10 people worldwide live in areas with excessive air pollution, contributing to strokes, heart disease, lung cancer and other problems, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.


2016-09-27 06:27:08 -0400
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday that cooperating with the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia in a potential offensive to retake the Islamic State-controlled city of Raqqa would endanger the future of Syria. Turkey views the YPG, which has enjoyed U.S. backing in the fight against Islamic State in northern Syria, as a hostile force with deep links to Kurdish militants who have fought a three-decade insurgency on Turkish soil. Cavusoglu said some YPG elements still remained in the Syrian city of Manbij west of the Euphrates river, despite Ankara's repeated warnings that they should withdraw and U.S. assurances they would do so.
2016-09-27 06:24:14 -0400
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) called on Tuesday for sick and wounded people in the embattled eastern part of the Syrian city of Aleppo to be evacuated through safe corridors for treatment. A massive Russian-backed assault is under way on the besieged rebel-held sector of Aleppo, where the WHO said only 35 doctors remained to care for at least 250,000 people. "WHO is calling for the immediate establishment of humanitarian routes to evacuate sick and wounded from the eastern part of the city," WHO spokeswoman Fadela Chaib told a news briefing in Geneva.
2016-09-27 06:21:25 -0400