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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 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 | 113 113 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 | 141 141 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 | 173 173 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 | 168 168 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 | 239 239 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 | 266 266 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 | 259 259 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 | 236 236 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 | 243 243 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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More trash collection in 32nd
Councilman Eric Ulrich announced that he's funding two additional days of trash pickup at trash cans throughout his south Queens district. One problem area is Coleman Square in Howard Beach. The re...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Laurelton, Bayswater getting new skateparks
Two playgrounds in southeast Queens are getting a full facelift. A $1.8 million project at Laurelton Playground on Brookville Boulevard will include a skatepark, exercise equipment, and a walking p...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Headed back to school in Woodhaven
On a beautiful sunny day this past Saturday, the Woodhaven Business Improvement District held its Back to School Promotion. There were clowns distributing balloons and painting little faces along t...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Running with his dad by his side
Among the many people you see running through the streets of Queens, keep your eyes open and you're bound to see Woodhaven’s Erol Bal training hard to run in November’s New York City Marathon, a 26...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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City releases roadmap for Far Rockaway revival
Continues process of spending $91M committed by mayor
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY commish: NYC kids are playing with fire
Mix of young, matches to blame for three recent blazes
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get ready for school on Jamaica Ave.
This week, enjoy a day to take your children’s mind off of returning to school with the Woodhaven Business Improvement District’s Annual “Back to School Sales Days.” Hopefully the sales will make t...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Woodhaven's Woman of the Year
Every year I have the privilege of introducing you to the people and businesses that the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association will be honoring at their annual gala. This year’s celebration will t...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslim community mourns slain imam, associate
Police arrest Brooklyn man for weekend double murder
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EDC officials talk major transit, development options
Representatives from the city's Economic Development Corporation (EDC) hosted a roundtable discussion in its Manhattan offices Monday to discuses the future of development in neighborhoods througho...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back to School Days are upon us
As we continue to experience hot weather and extended heat wave, it's hard to believe that “back to school” time is right around the corner. We try to make it as easy as possible through the Woodha...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community expresses grief, concern after jogger's murder
Howard Beach residents want a safer Spring Creek Park
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT's flawed plan for Woodhaven
Residents packed Woodhaven Boulevard on Saturday to rally against a daft and dangerous proposal by the Department of Transportation (DOT). The 102nd Precinct, led by Officer Jose Severino of Commun...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven residents rally against Select Bus Service
Call on DOT to scrap plan for two boulevards
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Rockaway gets new playground, athletic field
The property next to Goldie Maple Academy in Rockaway has been transformed from a de facto parking lot into a brand new playground. “I remember when it was just asphalt and there were cars parking ...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protesters gather at the El Cajon Police Department headquarters to protest fatal shooting of an unarmed black man Tuesday by officers in El Cajon, CaliforniaEL CAJON, Calif. (Reuters) - A second night of mostly peaceful protests over the fatal police shooting in Southern California of an unarmed black man said to be mentally ill climaxed on Wednesday as protesters confronted officers in riot gear who retreated as tensions rose.


2016-09-29 02:30:10 -0400
By Jonathan Landay, John Walcott and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Obama administration officials have begun considering tougher responses to the Russian-backed Syrian government assault on Aleppo, including military options, as rising tensions with Moscow diminish hopes for diplomatic solutions from the Middle East to Ukraine and cyberspace, U.S. officials said on Wednesday. The new discussions were being held at "staff level," and have yet to produce any recommendations to President Barack Obama, who has resisted ordering military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the country's multisided civil war.
2016-09-29 02:27:10 -0400

In this Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, photo, Barie Goetz, the state's crime scene reconstructionist, right, looks at photos of James Boyd's clothing on screens projected by special prosecutor Elicia Montoya, center, in order to explain a bullet trajectory to the jury during the trial of now-retired Detective Keith Sandy and former Officer Dominique Perez in the shooting death of homeless camper James Boyd in District Court in Albuquerque, N.M. (Greg Sorber/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, Pool)ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The telephone death threats to the home of Officer Dominique Perez began soon after he and an Albuquerque police detective ended a hillside standoff by opening fire on a homeless man who died after being hit in the arms and back.


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