- Zenit hires former Shakhtar coach Lucescu on 2-year contract Updated: May-24-16 10:34 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - Zenit St. Petersburg says former Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu has signed a two-year contract with the Russian club.
- Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest Updated: May-19-16 10:48 am
MOSCOW - A Russian performance artist known for his radical, politically charged performances was convicted Thursday of vandalism for a pro-Ukraine protest and sentenced to 16 months in prison.
- 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.