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Well congratulations to Jim Turano. You have served the Communities for 37 years in the Real Estate Business and now through a chance meeting with a famous artist she had to sketch you. Very good b...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 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
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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 | 53 53 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 | 57 57 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 | 42 42 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 | 88 88 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 | 89 89 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 | 118 118 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
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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...

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DOT helping business comply with new bicycling regs
Delivering safety kits, hosting forums on new rules
Feb 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deserted house in Queens prompts community involvement
Middle-class Auburndale housing development left unfinished
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UPDATE: Man Arrested for trying to lure two Queens teens into his car
UPDATE (2/1/13): Police on Thursday arrested a man they believe tried to lure two teenage girls into a black Escalade on Friday, Jan. 25, in two separate incidents in Queens. Flushing resident Ange...
Jan 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greek immigrants in their own words
New oral history project unveiled at Queens College
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Businesses with delivery bikes face tighter restriction
Business owners who make deliveries on bicycles will have to adhere to a new set of regulations. The changes come after numerous complains about blatant law-breaking by delivery bicyclists. Beginni...
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall’s State of the Borough
In her State of the Borough Address Tuesday morning, Queens Borough President Helen Marshall dedicated the last year of relief and recovery efforts in the district to Dylan Smith, a Belle Harbor ma...
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Vigil calls attention to recent hate crimes
Say those of Middle Eastern descent being targeted
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MTA restores bus lines in Queens
Commuters complaining over the recent fare hike by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority this January can at least see their extra quarter put to good use with the announcement of a number of b...
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Deadline is nearing for disaster relief assistance
SBA reminds victims to apply for loans
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Visions assist the blind affected by Sandy
Visions has offered their services to the visually impaired for the last 86 years, and today they are staying dedicated to their cause by helping the blind victims of Hurricane Sandy. The group is ...
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Woman charged with hate crime in subway push
Meanwhile, elected officials look into subway death prevention
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top 10 Queens stories of 2012
1) Hurricane Sandy While the entire New York City area was hit by the hurricane, parts of Queens were left devastated. The Rockaways and the neighborhoods of south Queens felt the effects of the st...
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy dominates discussion at Tech Meetup
Talk turns to how technology aided in recovery
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John Liu’s State of the City address
It was all about job creation and security at City Comptroller John Liu’s second State of the City Address. From the start, Liu focused his attention on the city’s lower-income families, introducin...
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TOKYO (AP) — The mileage scandal at Mitsubishi Motors Corp. is widening after the Japanese government ordered sales halted on eight more models after finding mileage was falsely inflated.
2016-08-31 03:46:49 -0400

Zambia's President Edgar Lungu attends a signing ceremony at the Elysee Palace in ParisZambia plans to cut subsidies as agreed with the International monetary Fund, with talks on an aid package at an advanced stage, a presidential spokesman said on Tuesday. “The money that is being injected into subsidies will be invested in growth areas of the economy,” presidential spokesman Amos Chanda told a media briefing.   Chanda said the IMF had indicated in talks with the government that the aid package would amount to around $1.2 billion dollars and negotiations would resume as soon as a new cabinet was appointed. Depressed global commodity prices have slashed Zambia's receipts for copper, its top export, and caused a 9 percent fall in the kwacha currency against the dollar since April, exposing the economy's over-reliance on the metal.


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Plans to move the Tsukiji fish market -- the world's largest -- to a new venue in Tokyo have been put on icePlans to move Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market -- the world's largest -- were put on ice Wednesday over fears about toxic contamination at the new facility, as the cost of the move soars. The megacity's new governor, Yuriko Koike, said she would postpone the move set for November until at least early next year, as she awaits final groundwater testing results at the new site, a former gas plant. "Needless to say, it is a market that handles fresh food," Koike told a press conference as she announced the delay.


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