- Sofia Coppola tries her hand at opera in Rome Updated: May-20-16 2:35 pm
ROME - Oscar-winning film director Sofia Coppola is taking a break from movies to direct a new production of Verdi's "La Traviata" at the Rome Opera House.
- Man killed after taking hostages in Moscow robbery attempt Updated: May-18-16 4:22 pm
MOSCOW - Police in Moscow say a man who took hostages during an attempt to rob a bank has been killed.
- Moscow cemetery brawl leaves 3 dead, 23 in the hospital Updated: May-14-16 12:03 pm
MOSCOW - A violent brawl Saturday at a Moscow cemetery involving about 200 people in an apparent turf war left three people dead and 23 others hospitalized, police and health officials said.