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Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 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 | 34 34 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 | 39 39 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 | 46 46 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...
Linguini & Clam Sauce Recipe-Real Food
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
OK. Time for Real Food that is so delicious............. In a 5 qt pot, heat water to a boil and cook pasta until al dente. While the pasta is cooking, melt butter and olive oil in pan. Sautee onio...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 93 93 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 | 82 82 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 | 81 81 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 | 88 88 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 | 89 89 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...

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Advocates oppose changes to development near Transmitter Park
Park advocates are organizing against a proposed “fishbowl” lobby for a new residential development near Transmitter Park in Greenpoint. The Friends of Transmitter Park group voiced opposition to t...
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint pol wants traffic light at busy intersection
Young boy was hit, but not seriously injured
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Mayor: affordable housing progress highest in quarter-century
Mayor Bill de Blasio and his administration announced last Thursday that their ambitious goal of creating and preserving 200,000 units of affordable housing in ten years is both on budget and ahead...
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Activists want NYPD to reopen, investigate Brooklyn rape cases
Women’s rights organization calls for meeting with police commissioner
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rape comments part of a larger issue
The end of last week exploded with a DNA Info piece on comments made by Captain Rose of the 94th Precinct, differentiating between different types of rape and rating some of them as "worse" than ot...
Jan 11, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn NYPD captain apologizes for rape comments
A precinct commander apologized on Monday for comments he made about rape cases at a recent community council meeting. Captain Peter Rose, who leads the 94th Precinct, reported that there was a 62 ...
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After five-years, year-round tennis comes to McCarren Park
Temperature-controlled bubble operated by private partners
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Caught in the system
Driving to visit my family for Christmas, I was delighted to find almost no one on the road. I was able to cruise at a clip and I was confident I would make it to my parents home before sunset. Tha...
Jan 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYCHA tenant leaders join Friends of BQX board
Community leaders in public housing development up and down the East River threw their support last week behind a waterfront street car proposal. Five New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) reside...
Dec 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish group wants Brooklyn pol to caucus with Dems
Felder has sided with Republicans in State Senate since 2012
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Brooklyn New Year's Eve plans announced
Coney Island and Prospect Park will play host the borough's third annual New Year’s Eve celebration, offering families two different locations to welcome in the new year. The festivities, hosted by...
Dec 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marker honoring USS Monitor returned after mysterious disappearance
Greenpoint Monitor Museum seeks to establish presence on waterfront
Dec 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activism for the Future
On Saturday, a large group of community activists, neighborhood volunteers, local politicians and neighbors slogged through the slushy cold rain to gather in the Bushwick Inlet Park community cente...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn celebrates acquisition of last Bushwick Inlet parcel
Officials, advocates thank mayor for making good on promise
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East Williamsburg 3-D printing company to receive tax credits
Lieutenant governor tours facility, touts growing tech industry
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Employee of a foreign exchange trading company works near monitors showing U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, and the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the euro in TokyoThe top risk to U.S. growth would come if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump keeps his protectionist promises, according to a Reuters poll that shows economists have not joined in the market exuberance since the shock November vote. For most of his campaign and after the election, Trump vowed to make sweeping changes to U.S. trade and immigration policy, threatened to impose steep tariffs on Chinese imports and proposed hefty tax cuts. While financial markets have retreated in the past week and hopes of a sudden spurt in inflation have faded, U.S. 10-year Treasury yields are still up more than 25 percent since Election Day, and stocks have hit record highs.


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People pass the JP Morgan Chase & Co. Corporate headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New YorkBy Dena Aubin NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday sued JPMorgan Chase & Co, accusing the bank of discriminating against minority borrowers by charging them higher rates and fees on home mortgage loans between 2006 and at least 2009. Filed in a Manhattan federal court, the government's complaint accused the bank of violating the U.S. Fair Housing Act and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act by charging thousands of African-American and Hispanic borrowers more for home loans than white borrowers with the same credit profile. JPMorgan Chase and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara did not immediately respond to requests for comment.


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President-elect Donald Trump speaks during the presidential inaugural Chairman's Global Dinner, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):


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