| Apr 23, 2015
| 8:07 AM
Life had barely begun for Khosrov Frangyan when he knew the fear of being an Armenian in the Ottoman Empire.
A century later, the memories still torment him.
"Somebody told us that Turks will come and start killing us," said the 105-year-old,...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 2:40 PM
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have topped yet another list: They're among this year's Time 100 most influential people.
The "Yeezus" rapper and the reality star top the "titans" section of the magazine's 12th annual list, released Thursday. West...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:30 PM
PARIS -- The British general election early next month may prove as significant for Europe, and even for the United States, as for Britain itself. The British electorate must make an unprecedented choice among Conservatives, Labour, Liberal Democrats,...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The first thing one needs to know about the nuclear deal with Iran is that it is not, in fact, a deal. You might be confused about this point, given that so many news outlets refers to a "deal" that doesn't exist.
In fairness, many do so simply for...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:55 PM
A Ukrainian model who was with slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov tearfully recounted their last dinner in a Red Square restaurant and their walk onto a nearby bridge — but said she did not see the gunman who pulled the trigger.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:11 AM
Western politicians and pundits should be more careful with their predictions for the Russian economy: Reports of its demise may prove to be premature.
Bashing the Russian economy has lately become a popular pastime. In his State of the Union address...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:00 AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron have rightly turned down Vladimir Putin's invitation to go to Moscow on May 9 to mark the 70th anniversary of the Allies' victory in Europe, and President Obama may soon follow suit....
| Mar 1, 2015
| 2:54 PM
Tens of thousands of people marched through the rain in Moscow on Sunday, bearing flowers and tying black ribbons to railings in honor of slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was gunned down late Friday night.
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:59 PM
World leaders on Saturday joined allies of slain Russian opposition leader Boris Y. Nemtsov in mourning the loss of a tireless advocate for democracy in a country increasingly dominated by an autocratic ruler.
Hundreds brought flowers to a bridge near...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 6:11 PM
A bipartisan group of 13 U.S. senators has called on FIFA President Sepp Blatter to move soccer’s 2018 World Cup out of Russia.
In a letter sent Tuesday and released publicly Wednesday, the lawmakers told Blatter that allowing Russia to play...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 3:00 AM
When people speak of "the first woman president" they usually mean Hillary Clinton, who is expected to announce her candidacy soon.
But there's another woman, a Republican, who will shortly vie for the top job. She is Carly Fiorina, former CEO of...