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Mission Impossible: How US Immigrants Tried to Evict a Non-Paying Tenant

- We then specially rented a two-bedroom apartment for six months: parents came to visit my wife. Who knew that we would get into such a story ... - shares my friend Denis, on whose behalf I will continue the story. The parents stayed for two months, and for the rest ...

Alexander Loev

Guide to New York and America

What is real Brighton Beach: a dream district within a huge metropolis

It is extremely interesting to read reviews of Russian tourists about Brighton Beach. Without a doubt, almost none of them even guesses what a spectacle actually opens before them. Most importantly, they are completely unaware that they are dealing not with marvelous exoticism, but rather, with ...

Firyuza Yanchilina

science journalist

Scientists have discovered an unexpected effect of taking vitamins

Vitamins have surprisingly powerful healing effects, according to new research. Even children today know about the benefits of vitamins. And, it would seem, everything is already known about them. However, scientists are finding new sides to these vital substances. Take a popular vitamin ...

Coronavirus tourism: where to go to the US for residents of the northeastern part of the country

In the United States, the end of summer is not officially considered August 31, but September 20, the autumn equinox. However, the results of summer 2020 can be summed up right now: it, for obvious reasons, passed under the banner of “developing domestic tourism”. List of countries where American ...

Firyuza Yanchilina

science journalist

Members of Parliament and Wives: How Hurricanes are Named

Behind every hurricane is a real person, who, however, has nothing to do with natural disaster. Every year from early June to late November, the United States has hurricane season. The peak usually occurs in mid-September. It's impossible to get used to these natural phenomena ...

7 secrets to help you save thousands of dollars when buying a car in the US

The process of buying a car in America is fundamentally different from what we are used to at home. Here's how: I came to a car dealership, looked after the car, I like the price, I don't like it - pay. In the USA, when buying even the newest one that just rolled off the assembly line ...

About those who were not in America, but at the same time hates her

Everything that I’m going to tell you now has nothing to do with a good life, neither in America, nor in France, nor in Somalia - the country is completely unimportant. I emphasize this at once, in order to avoid moralizing and accusations of something patriotic and foreign. 27 yo ...

'Why I'm a Republican': Russian-speaking immigrant shared her election sympathies

Why am I a Republican? If you had asked me about this a year ago, you would have heard the answer: "Because Republicans do not give out benefits to everyone." And since I have worked all my life and achieved everything with my hard work, I support this approach: ...

Different than we imagined: what do Americans think about Ukraine

In their quest to achieve Western values, Ukrainians often underestimate their value and overlook their own advantages. However, it is worth remembering how sincere and hospitable Ukraine is, and how strong and talented its people are. This is convinced by three Americans who, having no Ukrainian ...

How to get a license to carry a weapon in the USA: the experience of a Russian-speaking immigrant

To obtain a license to carry weapons, you need to pass a special class. Today I passed it from 10:00 to 15:00. There were 8 girls in the class - from 20 to 60 years old. We studied how to properly handle weapons. Attention! IN…

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