Eight Ukrainian designers held shows at Fashion Week in Los Angeles

Eight selected Ukrainian fashion brands took part in Los Angeles Fashion Week for the first time. The special show aroused great interest among local fashion experts, Voice of America reports. Today on the catwalk of Los Angeles Fashion Week there are only clothes from Ukrainian designers. This is the final stage...

What help can Ukrainians receive in the USA: list of federal programs

The United States provides limited social assistance to persons arriving from Ukraine. Nova Ukraine talks about the main programs. Ukrainians without income or with a low level of income, who arrived under a humanitarian password in the period from February 24, 2022 to September 30, 2023, have the right...

Immigrants with Armenian roots stole $9 million through Medicare

On March 28, the owner of two California hospices and his consultant were convicted of participating in a fraudulent scheme. Criminals stole $9 million from Medicare in the form of fraudulent claims for hospice services. 40-year-old Gayk Akhsharumov from Glendale, California, owner of San Gabriel Hospice...

An eight-year-old Kazakh woman publishes her books on Amazon in the USA: they have become bestsellers

Eight-year-old Malika Kabdylhak wrote a book about Nauryz. She became the first children's author from Kazakhstan whose books began to be sold on Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing in the United States, Zakon reports. The girl's mother, Akmarzhan Kasmaganbetova, was born and raised in Kazakhstan. She entered the Eurasian...

A Ukrainian died in California: he was crushed by a forklift at the port

On March 18, a worker died at the Port of Los Angeles. He got stuck under a forklift, Fox11 reports. The incident happened around 10:40 a.m. near Berth 270 on Terminal Island. The deceased worker was identified as Bogdan Salmanov, a native of Ukraine. And in early March, a Russian-speaking family with three...

Terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's death sentence may be overturned due to bureaucratic delays

In 2015, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death for the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. But in 2020, the court overturned the verdict because it turned out that the jury was not impartial and was subject to pre-trial publicity. In March 2022, the sentence was reinstated, and 21...

A Ukrainian was robbed at the Toronto airport: he lived there for three days because he had nowhere to go

A Ukrainian stranded at the Toronto airport became the victim of a robbery - thieves stole all his belongings, Kitchener reports. The Ukrainian had most of his belongings stolen during his three-day stay at Toronto's Lester B. Pearson International Airport. Vitaly Laktionov landed in this...

Media: Mexican drug cartel kidnapped 30 Georgian citizens and demands ransom

On March 16, about 30 Georgian citizens who were trying to reach the US border were kidnapped in Mexico. The kidnappers demanded a ransom of $90 thousand, CaucasusWatch reports. Relatives of the abducted said that one of the hostages managed to contact his family and convey the demand...

Biology teacher from Kazakhstan wrote a song for Dua Lipa

A musician from Kazakhstan collaborated with world star, singer Dua Lipa, TengriNews tells. Erkanat Ergazyuly ​​works as a biology teacher in a Kazakh village. At the age of 27, the beatmaker managed to work with both compatriot and foreign artists. Recently it became known...

Ukrainian film '20 days in Mariupol' received an Oscar

The film “20 days in Mariupol” directed by Mstislav Chernov received an Oscar in the category “Best Documentary Feature Film,” TheGuardian reports. “20 Days in Mariupol” is the first Ukrainian film by a Ukrainian director to receive an Oscar since independence. This film is about...

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