- Russian ruble keeps on falling, hits new record low Updated: Jan-21-16 10:45 am
MOSCOW - The Russian ruble hit another historic low against the dollar Thursday as currencies slid across the former Soviet Union against the backdrop of low oil prices.
- Kazakhstan moves up parliamentary election to March 20 Updated: Jan-20-16 11:26 am
BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan - Kazakhstan has called an early election for parliament, moving up the vote to March 20 instead of waiting until next year.
- Puck puts promising 16-year-old hockey player in coma Updated: Jan-15-16 9:11 am
MOSCOW - A promising 16-year-old Russian hockey player has been left in a coma after he was hit in the neck by a puck during a game.
- Kazakhstan holds vote for new national soccer team Updated: Jan-11-16 8:59 am
MOSCOW - Kazakhstan fans could choose their country's next national team coach in an online vote as part of a rare democratic experiment in international soccer.