Russia basically just called Obama a hypocrite
"The Americans have taken the course of confrontation and do not assess their own steps critically at all," Russia's foreign minister said.
Mysterious bombs are exploding in Ukraine — and not in the war-torn east
More often than not, the attacks appear to be targeted at pro-Ukrainian political and social organizations, causing injuries but no deaths.
#JeSuis … Volnovakha?
This is Ukraine’s (highly debatable) answer to #JeSuisCharlie.
These countries are for freedom of speech in France but not at home
It's a bit of the 'pot calling the kettle black,' wouldn't you say?
#MakeAMovieRussian is trending and now we want to watch all these hilarious movies
The Kremlins. Dude, Where's My Czar? How to Train Your Drago. And so much more!
Russian police arrest Kremlin critic Navalny at protest
Police detained Alexei Navalny on Tuesday after he violated his house arrest to join a protest in Moscow over a guilty verdict against him and his brother in a controversial fraud case.
Russia says NATO turning Ukraine into 'frontline of confrontation'
Russia also threatened to sever ties with the Atlantic military alliance if Ukraine's hopes of joining it were realized.
Think it’s just Putin who runs Russia? Guess again
He gets by with a little help from his friends.
Europe finds unity on Russia
But a stress-free year-end summit can't hide the huge challenges facing the EU in 2015.
Russian prosecutors want 10 years in jail for Kremlin foe Navalny
Alexei Navalny, who led mass protests against President Vladimir Putin three years ago, has dismissed the charges as part of a Kremlin campaign to stifle dissent.
No, Putin doesn’t know how to fix Russia’s economy
But don’t worry, he says, things will get better. Seeking to calm fears, the president blames the West for his country’s crisis.
The ruble just crashed, but some Russians are kind of OK with it
For now, at least. Here's why.
Russian ruble suffers steepest drop in 16 years
Although Russia's public finances and reserves are much healthier compared to the 1998 crisis, analysts say the country is on the brink of a full-blown currency crunch.
Moscow will look less like Mordor thanks to the Russian Orthodox Church
An art group’s plans to create an image of J.R.R. Tolkien’s evil Eye of Sauron on a Moscow skyscraper have offended Russia’s religious sensibilities.
Here’s something else you can pin on Russia
A new doping scandal is prompting speculation among Russian officials about what other misdeeds the international community will accuse Moscow of committing.
Russia's strategy for undermining Western unity is working
From gas for Turkey to funding for French rightists, Putin sows division by making deals.
Vladimir Putin to the West: My problems are all your fault
How dare you blame Russia for its own aggressive policies?
Vladimir Putin’s worst nightmare may be happening right now
Is Russia’s tanking economy making its leader vulnerable?
Moldovans vote, may slow moves to integrate with Europe
Public opinion in one of Europe's smallest and poorest countries is divided over whether to stick to the pro-Europe path or reverse course and join the Russia-led economic bloc.
The Kremlin is loving the Ferguson riots
Nothing is better for Russian propaganda than some good old fashioned American disorder.
Russia is losing up to $140 billion a year due to sanctions and falling oil prices
The ruble has lost 25 percent of its value against the dollar since June.
West wants Russian regime change over Ukraine, says Kremlin
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov spoke out against Western sanctions on Russia after US VP Joe Biden hinted Friday at possible further measures.
Putin plans to leave G20 early after West blasts Russia over Ukraine
"I guess I’ll shake your hand but I have only one thing to say to you: you need to get out of Ukraine," Canadian PM Stephen Harper said to Putin.
'Sputnik' is back, this time to help you understand the truth about Russia
Moscow's latest media brand is aimed at securing a victory in the bitter information war with the West.
These charts show you who's using the most of our non-renewable energy resources
The United States is a top consumer for petroleum, natural gas and coal.
If you build an innovation hub in Siberia, will they come?
Russia wants to boost its lagging economy by developing its tech industry, but attracting the key ingredient — people — may be the most difficult part.
Russian central bank cuts growth forecasts, sees sanctions until 2017
There has been no sign so far that the economic difficulties have encouraged Putin to shift policy on Ukraine.
History is a never-ending battle — and Russia is always victorious
For Russians, remembering the past is no easy task.
Putin says the Soviet pact with Hitler that helped create death camps in Poland wasn't so bad
Analysis: Time to review your history lessons, Mr. President.
Ukraine rattled by Russia troop movements as separatists vote
The polls undercut the teetering Sept. 5 truce between Ukraine's government and the heavily armed separatists.
Lavrov says Russia will recognize separatist vote in eastern Ukraine
Kyiv and the West say they will not recognize those elections.