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Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 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 | 31 31 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 | 30 30 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 | 44 44 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 | 91 91 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...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...
Smoked Poultry Products From Vietnam
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several methods to prepare food, especially meats. Smoking cigarettes nevertheless; not just includes taste but increases life span. Poultry can be placed in a salt brine and after that s...
Health Perks of Pastured Chickens
Jan 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you recognize that hens raised on pasture are nutritionally above those raised in business factory settings? Pastured poultry imports  are poultries (and also various other birds like ducks and...
7 TIPS FOR ACHIEVING YOUR FITNESS RESOLUTIONS
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
  by Mary Murphy (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog) It’s a few days into the new year, but if you’re anything like me, you’re probably still fine-tuning your resolutions. When I was...
Keeping Your Workouts Fresh
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
December 28th, 2016 by Crystal Carlton (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog/) With the New Year coming up you may be thinking of starting a new workout routine. Often people will start...

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Tech Incubator opens on Queens College campus
Already hosting ten startups in the space
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone Library to undergo $500K roof repair
The Whitestone Library will soon undergo a $500,000 project to complete vital roof repairs. Capital projects like the roof repair are critical to allow the library to provide important services lik...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bellerose hotel owners agree to phase out homeless by 2017
Also own Maspeth Holiday Inn, site of nightly protests
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fresh Meadows man stuck in tree limbo
Roots damaging his driveway, but city won't act
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vols build new playground at Samuel Field Y
Kids in northeast Queens will soon have a brand new playground. In just six hours last Friday, nearly 340 volunteers from KaBOOM!, ABC and the Walt Disney Company with help from local high school a...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New state report details expansive growth of Jamaica
But elected officials highlight foreclosures, transit issues
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Selfhelp unveils virtual senior center program
Allows elderly to participate in classes at home
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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New security cameras unveiled at NE Queens libraries
Patrons at three libraries in northeast Queens are a little safer. Queens Library CEO Dennis Walcott and Councilman Paul Vallone announced last Wednesday that new closed-circuit television (CCTV) s...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ceremony honors 2016 Olympians with Queens roots
Olympians with roots in Queens were saluted with thunderous cheers at a Monday afternoon ceremony at Borough Hall. Borough President Melinda Katz praised the athletes for representing the borough a...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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CUNY schools get $73M to fund capital improvements
City University of New York (CUNY) schools are getting an unprecedented increase in capital funding this year. On Monday, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito joined members of the City Council's Queens d...
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LGBT groups criticize Jung for ‘homophobic’ comments
Reports surfaced this week that State Senate candidate S.J. Jung told a group of Korean churches in March that he wants to remove any mention of same-sex couples from school textbooks. He later con...
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Chamber launches second Flushing SOUP
Requesting projects ahead of October potluck dinner
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Muslim woman
A Queens man was arrested last week for the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old woman in Jamaica. On the night of August 31, police were called to the front of 160-12 Normal Road, a short distance from...
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
Sep 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lee Jae-yong, center, a vice chairman of Samsung Electronics Co. is questioned by reporters upon his arrival at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, for a hearing Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. The Seoul Central District Court will decide whether to arrest Lee after prosecutors requested the arrest earlier this week. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean court is considering whether to approve the arrest of Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong, one of the country's wealthiest business leaders, on charges of bribery and other offenses.


2017-01-18 02:41:57 -0500

FILE PHOTO - Gambia's President Al Hadji Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita IslandGambian President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency on Tuesday after refusing to hand power to opposition leader Adama Barrow, who won an election last month. State televison said the emergency would prevent a power vacuum while the supreme court rules on Jammeh's petition challenging the election result. Regional leaders have threatened to intervene militarily if Jammeh does not step down and on Tuesday a senior Nigerian army source said Nigeria and other West African states were preparing a military force.


2017-01-18 02:31:37 -0500

Tourists walk past a cafe on the street in BanjulBritish tour operator Thomas Cook started evacuating nearly 1,000 holidaymakers from Gambia on Wednesday after President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency on his final day in office, increasing the chances of civil unrest. In a statement on its website, Thomas Cook said it had activated its contingency plans and was laying on extra flights in the next 48 hours to remove 985 package tour customers from the tiny West African nation. It was also trying to contact a further 2,500 'flight only' tourists in Gambia to arrange for their departure on the earliest available flight, it said.


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