- Russian opposition leader, 5 others hurt in Cossack attack Updated: May-17-16 1:54 pm
MOSCOW - A group of Cossacks attacked Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and his associates and beat some of them outside an airport in southern Russia on Tuesday, an assault highlighting an increasingly harsh environment for Kremlin critics.
- Lucas Browne stripped of WBA heavyweight title, suspended Updated: May-13-16 12:36 am
SYDNEY - The World Boxing Association has stripped Australian Lucas Browne of his heavyweight title and suspended him for six months after his B sample on a doping test also returned a positive finding.
- On Victory Day, Putin calls for non-bloc security Updated: May-09-16 11:08 am
MOSCOW - Russia wants to help build an international security system that transcends military blocs, President Vladimir Putin said Monday at the annual elaborate Victory Day military parade in Red Square on Monday.
- Report: 6 police wounded in clash with armed men in Chechnya Updated: May-09-16 3:16 am
MOSCOW - Local media report six Russian policemen have been wounded in a clash with armed men trying to bring explosives into the capital of Chechnya.