Here's the US military training in Ukraine that's making Russia really mad (PHOTOS)
Western countries have held back from military involvement in the conflict, but Russia reads a lot into the training efforts by the US, as well as Britain, Canada and Poland.
Russia drops opposition to EU-Ukraine trade pact
The landmark deal is at the heart of the Ukraine crisis.
Russian cancer patients keep killing themselves
They’re killing themselves in an alarming trend that’s plagued the country since at least last year. And judging by recent reports, it won’t end anytime soon.
Russia unveils bust of Putin as Roman emperor
A group of supporters of Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday presented a bust of the strongman depicting him in the heroic guise of a Roman emperor.
Russia jails Crimea activist for 4 years over Kiev protests
A Russian court in Crimea on Friday jailed a local activist for four years for throwing a rock at police during pro-Western protests in Kiev last year.
More than half of Russians see America as a threat, and many fear US military invasion
The governments will need more than tomatoes and potatoes to convince the public they're friends again.
Nemtsov report claims hundreds of Russian soldiers killed in Ukraine
Despite Moscow's denials, the report says Russia sent troops to aid the separatists in advance of key negotiations.
Putin hosts Kerry to discuss Ukraine and Syria
The secretary of state's trip marks the highest-level US visit to Russia since the conflict in Ukraine erupted in 2013.
Russia's Putin and South Africa’s Zuma are spending an awful lot of time together
They gab on the phone, too. So what are they talking about?
John Kerry to meet with Vladimir Putin in Russia
It's been more than two years since the two leaders have been face to face.
Special Report: Russian soldiers quit over Ukraine
Their accounts call into question the Kremlin's assertions it isn't meddling in the Ukrainian crisis.
Putin brushes off Western snub at huge WWII victory parade
The Russian president presided over a huge military parade on Saturday to commemorate the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany.
Watch these LGBT activists win a rare victory against Russia’s most prominent anti-gay campaigner
Even small victories can be very sweet.
Poland says it will deny entry to pro-Putin biker gang
Poland will not allow members of a Russian motorcycle club linked to President Vladimir Putin to cross its border and enter the European Union's territory.
These activists are risking everything to save the environment
'They follow me. They threaten to kill me, to kidnap me, they threaten my family. That is what we face.'
Putin softens on America, says he wants to work together
'We have disagreements on several issues on the international agenda. But at the same time there is something that unites us,' Putin said.
This hardcore Russian biker gang is about to invade Poland
Tensions are rising.
These Russian companies are selling ads on women's breasts
You know exactly why Russian TV put an 18+ rating on Hillary Clinton's campaign video
Two men holding hands and talking about marrying each other was too much for one network fearing Russia's law against gay 'propaganda.'
Russia opens way to missile deliveries to Iran, starts oil-for-goods swap
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An infamous Russian rebel admits to killing Ukrainian POWs: Report
Arseniy Pavlov, known as Commander 'Motorola,' is believed to have made a startling admission this week that he shot 15 prisoners dead.
Spain defends EU sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras slams the sanctions as he tries to strengthen relations with the Putin government.
Watch the adorable thank-you video Moldovan winemakers made for their Norwegian customers
What they lack in Norwegian language skills, they make up for with heart.
Russian hackers are reading White House emails
US authorities say they have traced the cyberattack to the Russians, but assured sensitive communications remain secure.
Is it so wrong to sell Nazi toys?
Moscow thinks so — even though 65 percent of Russians say they're not bothered by German WWII tchotchkes.
Russians gather to remember slain Putin critic Nemtsov
And hold a "minute of no silence."
Why so many Russians like Stalin again
Six decades after his death, Josef Stalin's approval ratings are going up, and so are monuments and a museum in his honor.
Almost all the nations trying to keep Iran from a nuclear bomb have lots of nuclear bombs
With the exception of Germany, the countries negotiating with Iran right now — The United States, the United Kingdom, France, China and Russia —account for almost all of the world's nuclear weapons. Oh, and Israel too.
So happy to have been annexed by Russia (PHOTOS)
Many Russians and Crimeans are partying this week.
Here's what's happening to Crimea a year after Russia annexed it
Despite all the celebrating you're seeing this week, it's not going so well.
Start the rumor mill: Vladimir Putin is missing!
The Russian strongman hasn’t been seen in a while, and there are a lot of theories about why not.