- Rostov's Russian title charge suffers heavy blow with defeat Updated: May-01-16 12:14 pm
MOSCOW - FC Rostov's unlikely charge for the Russian Premier League title seemed to be running out of steam Sunday as a 2-1 loss to last-placed Mordovia Saransk cost it the chance to return to the top spot.
- Grenade explodes during drunken argument in Russia; 1 killed Updated: May-01-16 11:15 am
MOSCOW - Local police say a grenade explosion during a drunken argument in Russia's north has killed one person and wounded four others.
- Russian girl, age 10, flies without ticket or ID Updated: Apr-27-16 7:49 am
MOSCOW - Russian transport police say a 10-year old girl flew from Moscow to St. Petersburg without identification or a ticket.
- Polish historian hopes crumbling bunker hides Amber Room Updated: Apr-22-16 11:15 am
WARSAW, Poland - A historian in northeastern Poland says the moss-covered ruins of a German World War II bunker may hide Russia's precious Amber Room, a national treasure that went missing during the war.
- Bolshoi's new director promises the best of classical ballet Updated: Apr-17-16 10:27 am
MOSCOW - Just a few weeks into his job, the new artistic director at Moscow's Bolshoi Theater is making only one big promise - to keep doing what he says Russia does best - classical ballet.