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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
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Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 636 636 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...

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Smith, Halloran & Tabone all plead not guilty
All of the defendants in the bribery scheme to get State Senator Malcolm Smith on the Republican ballot for mayor pleaded not guilty in federal court in White Plains on Tuesday. The six people in t...
Apr 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College to host reading by English author
Stephen Maitland-Lewis was always fascinated by the Holocaust while growing up in in post-World War II England as a Jewish boy. In his latest work of fiction, Emeralds Never Fade, Lewis brings the ...
Apr 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quinn’s plan to cut commute times, improve transit
Calls for greater role for NYC mayor in MTA
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18-story Flushing hotel wants more flexibility
CB7 votes on transient hotel
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A little more 'comfort' in Kissena Park
After decades of advocating for an outhouse in the Kissena Corridor Park, the Parks Department finally erected a public bathroom for local residents. Last Friday, Comptroller John Liu, Queens Parks...
Apr 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents look to put brakes on parking plan
NYCHA will raise parking rates to make up for cuts
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Candidates in Queens beep race meet in Bayside
Bayside stayed out late last Thursday night as Borough President candidates; Tony Avella, Leroy Comrie, Everly Brown, Barry Grodenchik, Melinda Katz, Jose Peralta and Peter Vallone, Jr. met for an ...
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Halloran, Smith arrested by feds on bribery charges
Queens GOP vice chairman Vincent Tabone also arrested in sting
Apr 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Labor strike continues at Trade Fair
Call for store to end lockout of meat dept. employees
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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A 'new deal' for Roosevelt Avenue
Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras last week announced her “7 Improvements Under The 7 Train” proposal to clean and revitalize Roosevelt Avenue. “If you take a walk down Roosevelt Avenue, there is no de...
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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NE Queens residents sound off on airplane noise
Northeast Queens residents upset about the increase in plane noise over their neighborhoods got a chance to make some noise of their own at a meeting with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ...
Mar 21, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another Douglaston home lost to history?
Residents call on LPC to approve historic district
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Legendary coach dies at 82
Jack Curran, the influential coach at Archbishop Molloy high school for the past 55 years, died last Thursday. He was 82. Last month, Curran fell and broke his kneecap while he was on his way to ch...
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Fairness Coalition of Queens report critical of USTA expansion
Community members and elected officials gathered once again in an effort to protect their parkland at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park from the proposed expansion from the United States Tennis Associat...
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is the time right for an increase in the minimum wage?
Support growing, but it could hurt small biz
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police investigators work at the site of a suicide bombing in Ansbach, southern Germany, on July 25, 2016 in which a 27-year-old assailant killed himself and wounded 15 peopleA failed Syrian asylum seeker who blew himself up outside a German music festival had made a video pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group, in the second attack claimed by the jihadists in Germany in a week. The 27-year-old assailant wounded 15 people, four of them seriously, near a cafe in the southern city of Ansbach on Sunday night when he set off a bomb in his rucksack, killing himself. "A video made by the assailant was found on his mobile phone in which he threatened an attack," Bavarian state interior minister Joachim Herrmann told reporters.


2016-07-25 11:47:35 -0400

The brain-damaging disorder microcephaly, linked to the Zika virus, can lead to stillbirth or severely disabling birth defectsTens of thousands of babies may be born with debilitating Zika-related disorders in the course of the outbreak sweeping through Latin America and the Caribbean, researchers said Monday. Mathematical projections suggest about 93.4 million people may catch the virus -- including some 1.65 million pregnant women -- before the epidemic fizzles out, a team reported in the journal Nature Microbiology. Among women in a high-risk early term of pregnancy, anything between one and 13 percent have foetuses develop microcephaly or other Zika-related complications, said the multidisciplinary research team from the United States, Britain and Sweden.


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In a Saturday night July 23, 2016 photo, Tim Kaine emerges from his car to a crowd of about 300 people waiting to congratulate him outside of his home in Richmond, Virginia. Kaine was announced as Clinton's running mate this weekend ahead of the Democratic National Convention. (Shelby Lum/Richmond Times-Disoatch via AP)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT):


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