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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 | 7 7 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 | 95 95 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
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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 ...
Congratulations to Jim Turano
Jan 17, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
What a versatile person. First Jim Turano was approached by famous artist, Mandy Kelso who wanted to paint Jim's portrait in 2013. He agreed and now in a newly published Art Book, his portrait was ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 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 | 39 39 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 | 136 136 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...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...

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Playoff-bound Giants mull Wild Card Weekend opponents
Three potential scenarios for New York
Dec 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEC play provides optimism for struggling Terriers basketball
At (2-11) and (2-9), respectively, the St. Francis-Brooklyn basketball squads are focusing on the upcoming Northeast Conference portion of their schedules after running through considerably tough n...
Dec 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s has the Orange seeing ‘Red’ in big win
Second biggest win in 104-year series with ‘Cuse
Dec 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gleason’s host first amateur showcase in new Dumbo home
The oldest active boxing gym in America, which has become a New York City landmark over time, has completed its move to a new location...just around the corner from where it previously was. You don...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite Lost Season, Jets Should Remain With Status Quo of Mac & Bowles
There’s no denying the fact that Saturday night’s performance against the Miami Dolphins was an absolute bloodbath for the New York Jets. The Jets lost 34-13 and were outscored 21-3 in the second h...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John's falls to Penn State at MSG
Playing its first game of the year at Madison Square Garden, St. John’s suffered a 92-76 loss at the hands of Penn State on Sunday in the ECAC Holiday Festival. Malik Ellison paced the Red Storm (5...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants Offense Needs to Catch Up to All-World Defense
Anytime I get a chance to look at the NFL schedule in late April or early May, there are a couple of games I circle on my calendar. To the surprise of no one, both Giants-Cowboys matchups are the d...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nets December Roundup
Jeremy Lin is back...sort of. The Brooklyn Nets point guard who strained his hamstring five games into the season fully practiced with the team for the first time on Friday, December 9, one day bef...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s falls in final minute to LIU at Barclays
The St. John’s men’s basketball team saw its three-game winning streak come to an end on Sunday afternoon, as LIU Brooklyn’s Iverson Fleming scored the final five points of the game to lift the Bla...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing squad takes STJ court
The St. Andrew Avellino Academy CYO Bantam boys basketball team recently attended Carnesecca Arena, where they had the privilege of playing on the court during halftime of the game between St. John...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kew-Forest JV squad wins tourney
The Kew-Forest School junior varsity defeated the squad from Avenues: The World School, 81-41, to win their division in the Martin Luther Winter Invitational basketball tournament over the weekend ...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks tally five wins on final day of action
The Shamrocks ended the year on a perfect note with five brilliant victories on the final day of Cosmopolitan Soccer League action before a three-month winter break. The first team and the Over 30s...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martin Luther holds home court at tourney
This past weekend, the Martin Luther Cougars took “protecting their house” to a whole new level. The boys high school basketball squad from Maspeth emerged from a four-team field to win the annual ...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fraternization Needs To Stop!
I’m fully aware that despite the fact that I’m not even pushing 30, I’m about to reach the point where I’m complaining like an old man. The fact that I’ve come to this point should speak volumes to...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks win big over E. Hampton in Manning Cup
Ibrahim Diaby and Jamie Clarke inspired a superb 5-0 Manning Cup victory over East Hampton on Sunday at St. Michael’s in Woodside, the talented duo scoring two goals each to set up a springtime Sta...
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FILE PHOTO: A Palestinian woman walks past a banner against a promise by U.S. President-elect Trump to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of NablusBy Luke Baker and Matt Spetalnick JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump's team spoke often about moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. In a statement issued before a first post-inauguration phone call between Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday and later reinforced at a White House news briefing, Trump's press secretary, Sean Spicer, lowered expectations of an imminent announcement of a move that could anger the Arab world.


2017-01-23 17:49:25 -0500
By Bernie Woodall DETROIT (Reuters) - Some of the most popular and profitable vehicles sold in the United States by Detroit's automakers are imported from Mexico, a reality that highlights the risks for the auto industry as the Trump administration pushes to overhaul trade policy. President Donald Trump has scheduled a breakfast on Tuesday with the chief executives of Detroit automakers General Motors Co , Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to talk about bringing more manufacturing jobs to the United States, the White House said on Monday. Trump campaigned on a pledge to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement and said on Monday he would meet leaders of NAFTA partners Mexico and Canada at an "appropriate time" to get the process started.
2017-01-23 17:49:08 -0500
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile will continue to pursue bilateral trade deals now that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is off the table after U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order, Foreign Minister Heraldo Munoz told journalists on Monday.
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