| Jun 25, 2015
| 4:50 PM
WASHINGTON Six years after then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the Obama administration wanted to "reset" relations with Russia, the temperature is falling instead of rising.
It hasn't plunged to Cold War levels, but despite cooperation in...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Seeking to burnish his credentials as a plausible commander-in-chief, Jeb Bush stepped up his criticism Wednesday of Vladimir Putin, calling the Russian president a bully who should be restrained.
On the second day of a three-nation European tour before...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 7:47 AM
El presidente ruso Vladimir Putin se reunirá con el papa Francisco el 10 de junio en el Vaticano, y es probable que la Santa Sede coloque los conflictos en Siria y Ucrania entre los primeros del temario.
Putin y Francisco se vieron anteriormente el 25...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 5:00 AM
When he announced Tuesday that he would sign a bill ending the National Security Agency's bulk collection of Americans' telephone records and making other reforms in surveillance laws, President Obama praised Congress — and himself.
| May 16, 2015
| 5:25 PM
Saturday’s launch dealt another setback to the Russian Space Agency Roscosmos. A Proton rocket carrying a satellite for the Mexican government crashed in Siberia just minutes after liftoff from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
| May 8, 2015
| 11:25 PM
Friends and foes have snubbed Saturday's Red Square military parade, a dent in Russians’ pride over their World War II sacrifice and President Vladimir Putin’s reputation for throwing blowout parties.
Here’s why, little more than a...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:24 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday cleared the way for delivery of sophisticated air defense systems to Iran with a decree that U.S. officials warned could disrupt the emerging deal to prevent Tehran from developing nuclear weapons.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:30 PM
PARIS -- Ever since Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov was gunned down while walking with a girlfriend near Moscow's Red Square last week, there has been rampant international speculation about who's responsible for the murder.
Why is everyone in...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 11:44 AM
New Russian road safety regulations bar transsexuals, transvestites and others with sexual "disorders" from driving, ostensibly for medical reasons.
The new regulations have been criticized by rights activists, who see them as unconstitutional and...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Russia on Thursday began rolling out a sweeping embargo on food imports from the United States, members of the European Union and allied nations in response to those countries' economic sanctions for Moscow's aggressiveness in Ukraine.
| Dec 24, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Talk about poking the bear with a sharp stick. Ukraine's parliament overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to rile Russian President Vladimir Putin by moving to join NATO. If that happens, another of Russia's neighbors would come under the protective umbrella of...