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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 35 35 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 | 40 40 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 | 40 40 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 | 42 42 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 | 30 30 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...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...

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Brooklyn's Pakistani community holds vigil after attack
Calls for unity after suicide explosion kills over 70
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City leaders discuss plans for a safer J'Ouvert festival
Police looking for four in last year's murder of Cuomo aide
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Pols want eviction program to include domestic violence victims
Elected officials called on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Senate Republicans to pass a law that would expand the Family Eviction Prevention Supplement (FEPS) program to include New Yorkers who we...
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Crown Heights comes together to celebrate shared history
Mural depicts both the good and bad of the past
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Brownsville to get community tech and wellness center
Part of pol's commitment to computer literacy in Brooklyn
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City announces $2 million for mental health organizations
Community-based mental health organizations are receiving a boon in funding thanks to a partnership between the mayor's office and the Ford Foundation. The Red Hook Initiative is one of the 14 grou...
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Schumer seeks justice for Brooklyn shopkeeper
Wants Australia to extradite 2009 murder suspect
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Bushwick residents charge landlord with tenant harassment
Pleaded guilty to bribing city inspector last year
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Brooklyn, Queens students get civically engaged
Create proposals to address issues in their community
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Authorities looking for suspected Park Slope home invader
BP pledges $1,000 for info leading to arrest
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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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Group helps Coney Island residents find summer jobs
Over 500 seasonal positions available on boardwalk
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and the President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, right, shake hands after a joint news conference as part of a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)BERLIN (AP) — Turkmenistan is discussing the possibility of giving foreign diplomats access to its prisons.


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Turkish troops return from the Syrian border, in Karkamis, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. Turkey on Wednesday sent tanks across the border to help Syrian rebels retake the key Islamic State-held town of Jarablus and to contain the expansion of Syria's Kurds in an area bordering Turkey.(Ismail Coskun, IHA via AP)BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in the Syrian civil war (all times local):


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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says Turkish jets have pounded suspected Kurdish rebels targets in a new cross-border raid in northern Iraq.
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