A tank for storing radioactive waste is leaking in Washington: what is the threat

The US Department of Energy said that from an underground nuclear waste storage tank in Washington state, built during World War II, it looks like contaminated liquid is leaking into the ground. Writes about this APNews. This is the second reservoir from which waste is believed to flow ...

Ten US cities with the most unusual architecture

You don't need to be an architect or a history buff to appreciate the beauty of American cities. It is enough to raise your head and say: "Yes, this is a cool building." Thrillist has created a list of cities in the United States where architecture has a worthy place and respect. From pre-war villas to ...

Russian hackers hacked Washington police website and threaten to transfer data to criminals

Hackers demand ransom and threaten to transfer the stolen data to criminal groups, writes “Voice of America”. Russian hackers broke into the database of the Washington, DC Police Department and threatened to pass information on to criminal gangs if they did not receive a ransom. According to a police statement, a Russian-speaking ransomware syndicate stated ...

Cherry blossoms are beginning to bloom in Washington: how to enjoy the spectacle in person and online

Watching cherry blossoms in Washington DC will be a little different in 2021. AFAR suggests taking advantage of insider tips to do this safely. For locals and visitors alike, the annual sakura bloom in Washington DC is a highly anticipated event. It…

A resident of Washington stole a 180-kilogram slide from a playground and installed it in his home

In mid-December 2020, a slide was stolen from a playground in the city of Pasco (Washington). And in February of this year, during the investigation of another crime, the officer discovered the loss. This is stated in a post by the Pasco police on the Facebook page. February 26 ...

Consequences of the assault: Capitol guards were dismissed, the building will be protected with a 3-meter fence

On January 6, 2021, supporters of the current US President Donald Trump broke into the Capitol building. At that time, both houses of Congress sat there to approve the results of the presidential election, writes Meduza. At this time, members of Congress were debating the election results due to the fact that several ...

In the United States found and destroyed a nest of 'killer hornets', but the insects managed to survive

In Washington, scientists discovered and destroyed a nest of Asian giant hornets found in the United States. The insects managed to survive, they were left for further research. The details were shared by the BBC. The nest in Washington state was found thanks to tracking devices attached to hornets. He was sucked off ...

Non-voting: what's wrong with the status of the District of Columbia, and whether it will become the 51st state

The US capital is preparing for a defining event in its history. After 30 years of debate this Friday, June 26, Congress will vote on whether to grant Washington DC the status of a full 51st US state, Voice of America says. License plates on cars in ...

What Americans spend money on and what they do during quarantine

The author of the channel "Dumped to America" ​​on Yandex.Zen talked to his friends in the United States and learned how they live in quarantine, whether they manage to make ends meet and what they have to save on. The author of the blog is “stuck” in quarantine in Moscow, but he regularly writes ...

Sakura in Washington this year will bloom ahead of schedule: when and where to watch

Throughout March, except for one day, the air temperature in Washington, DC was above normal for this period. Thanks to this, the famous cherry blossoms of Washington will soon bloom in all their glory, according to The Washington Post. Due to the warm weather in the region, the peak flowering forecast ...

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