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Jan.22,2017 Buy a Home or wait? Real Estate
Jan 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
January 22, 2017 Since I started in 1979, till today, I say buy a home now. In 1980 you could have bought a 1 family for $65k in Middle Village, and a two family for $85k. But look what the  mortga...
What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
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Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news Part 2
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodmorning. Here is Part 2 -informative reading for Homeowners. When a salesperson comes to your home because you are thinking of selling, does the salesperson explain all the expenses you will in...
JIM TURANO DRAWING BY ARTIST MANDY KELSO
Jan 16, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...

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Only Odell Can Stop Odell
Sunday’s game between the New York Giants and the Baltimore Ravens essentially was the entire picture of what you get when Odell Beckham, Jr. is on the field. The Giants talented but polarizing wid...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sharmocks advance six to State Cup
Six of the Shamrocks teams moved on to the next round of their respective State Cups on what was a perfect day for soccer, made all the more special by some impressive goals. None more so than Chri...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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STJ women blank a high-powered DePaul squad
Taking on a DePaul team that had won seven-straight games coming into Saturday’s match, the St. John’s women’s soccer team blanked the Blue Demons, 1-0, to hand DePaul its first loss in conference ...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocks look to State Cup
The Shamrocks enjoyed another successful Sunday, recording five wins out of six, each victory arriving in key league games ahead of this weekend’s slate of State Cup round one showdowns. The first ...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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In search of history & respect, Serrano preps for homecoming
Already looking forward to a fifth world title
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plenty of Local Flavor for Baseball Fans in MLB Postseason
I’m a baseball junkie. I still play it, I watch it on a daily basis from April until late October, and one would think maybe it would be easy for me to check out once the Yankees and the Mets are e...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women dominate, but still fall to Creighton
Despite dominating almost every offensive category, the St. John’s women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Creighton at Morrison Stadium in Omaha on Sunday afternoon. St. John’s (6-3-5, 1-2-2...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Rest of the Mets Season Equates to House Money
The New York Mets season has been the definition of a roller coaster ride. There have been ups, there have been downs,. You’ve seen moments of doubt, and certainly moments of triumph. In fact, cons...
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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SFC fails to finish LIU after promising start
For the second consecutive Saturday, the St. Francis Terriers’ women’s volleyball team was off to a tremendous start against a Northeast Conference foe, taking the first set, 25-22, against rival L...
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gerard, Terriers prep for boro rivals LIU- Brooklyn
VOLLEYBALL
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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An American Fairytale Ends Too Soon
I host an overnight sports radio program every Saturday into Sunday morning, and with only a week to go in the baseball season I was spending a lot of time breaking down the ins and outs of the Met...
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Rocks’ near-perfect Sunday
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St. John’s starts off conference play with two wins
SOCCER
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Queens College tops Wilmington
WOMEN'S TENNIS
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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 | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benji Buffalo greets a friend to his campsite inside of the Oceti Sakowin camp as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North DakotaBy Steve Holland and Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump signed two executive orders on Tuesday to move forward with construction of the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, rolling back key Obama administration environmental actions in favor of expanding energy infrastructure. While oil producers in Canada and North Dakota are expected to benefit from a quicker route for crude oil to U.S. Gulf Coast refiners, a revival of the projects would mark a bitter defeat for Native American tribes and climate activists, who vowed to fight the decisions through legal action.


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By Elisabeth O'Leary EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Nicola Sturgeon raised the specter of another Scottish independence referendum after Britain's Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that the devolved assembly in Edinburgh did not need to be consulted on triggering Brexit. "This raises fundamental issues above and beyond that of EU membership," the Scottish First Minister said. "Is Scotland content for our future to be dictated by an increasingly right-wing Westminster government with just one MP (lawmaker) here," she asked.
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U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura gestures as he arrives to attend the talks on Syrian peace in Astana, Kazakhstan, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. The face-to-face meeting in Kazakhstan's capital is the latest in a long line of diplomatic initiatives aimed at ending the nearly 6-year-old civil war. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Russia, Iran and Turkey presented a united front at the conclusion of two days of talks in Kazakhstan between the Syrian government and the armed opposition, pledging support for the country's shaky cease-fire and a joint mechanism to ensure compliance.


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