Russian anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny lost the Moscow mayor's race, but he's calling for a recount -- and a runoff election. He claims that Sunday's contest was rigged.
In December, Russian President Vladimir Putin sharply attacked EU and NATO member Bulgaria for supporting Western sanctions against Russia - but now, his tone has noticeably softened. What’s changed?
At a military parade in Kyiv, President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia of sending military backup to pro-Moscow rebels. The Ukrainian President said that Russia wants to undermine Kyiv's attempts to move towards Europe.
US star athlete Roy Jones Jr. has requested a Russian passport after meeting President Vladimir Putin in Crimea. The former world champion said he wanted to help "build a bridge" between Russia and the United States.
A Russian court has ordered a pro-Putin "propaganda factory" to pay symbolic damages to a former employee. The employee, a freelance journalist, wrote articles exposing the propaganda organization.