Countess whose Russian oligarch ex was known as ‘Putin’s banker’ admits she ‘lost herself’ in the ‘vulgar’ life of private jets and no-limit shopping and says she now lives in fear of eviction after he cut off her and their children

She said she does plan to tell her children about their father in the future, revealing: ‘I’m going to say that he needs to sort out the situation that he’s in, and maybe when you’re older you can go find him yourself. And it’s not your fault.’ 

Language Barriers Limit Access to Coronavirus News for Some European Migrants

“If you have symptoms you can call your doctor, for instance. But then the next problem sometimes is that they cannot call the doctor because of the language barrier,” said Yemane . “So, then we have like this back office for questions that cannot be answered right away, and also call their doctor for them.”

Russian plane with medical equipment lands at New York’s JFK Airport

Ortagus said the United States purchased Russian medical supplies, including ventilators and personal protection equipment, as a follow-up up to the March 30 telephone call between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. She added that the supplies were delivered to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in New York City.

Tasked with schoolwork help, many US parents lack English

“We’ve (typically) done a pretty good job of having everything translated,” Barcenas said. “But at the point that we’re at right now, we’re handing out packets and we have to find a way to help them. So this is a quicker way for them to be able to understand, ‘This is what’s going on. This […]

‘War on cancer’ metaphors may do harm, research shows

“You feel like you’re letting people down if you can’t manage permanent positivity or you have an emotionally wobbly day. It’s not constructive or helpful when you’re focusing on getting through the day-to-day living of a cancer diagnosis and treatment schedule. I prefer clear, factual language, so I describe myself as “living” with incurable cancer. […]

FIFA Warns Croatia Defender Vida for Shouting ‘Glory to Ukraine!’ – Reports

“We can confirm that FIFA’s disciplinary committee has sent a warning to the player Domagoj Vida due to his video statement following the 2018 FIFA World Cup match between Russia and Croatia,” FIFA was quoted as saying by the Associated Press.

Trump asks US pharmaceutical companies to offer Boris Johnson experimental coronavirus treatment as the British PM goes into intensive care with virus

In a clinical trial submission, scientists in South Korea said lab studies have: ‘In vitro [laboratory] studies revealed that lopinavir/ritonavir [has] antiviral activity against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).’

Cristiano Ronaldo urges fans to attempt ‘core crusher challenge’ during coronavirus pandemic

Italian FA: Season has to finishWhat’s your favourite Premier League goal?Gabriel Jesus: Superstar in waiting?The five-time Ballon d’Or winner – who has agreed to take a wage cut for the next four months amid the pandemic – performed the ‘core crusher challenge’ as part of Nike’s Living Room Cup initiative.

Freeman Wong in Chinatown, New York, January 1981

Back then, every Chinese immigrant headed to Chinatown. I was born there. It’s grown tremendously; in the New York area today, there are several Chinatowns, such as Flushing and Elmhurst, in Queens. In Manhattan, the younger generations are moving out, just as the children of Italian immigrants did in the 70s and 80s. Little Italy […]

Queens, New York, acutely affected by virus

“If you look at the living quarters of many immigrant families and other families in Queens, the quarters tend to be much more concentrated, so social distancing becomes very difficult — more so in Queens, although the same applies to many parts of Brooklyn, and Manhattan and other boroughs as well,” John Liu, the Democratic […]