...Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting...solidarity comes as the U.S. accuses Russia of ramping up its troop presence on its...European sanctions are likely to target Russia's energy, arms and financial sectors...


...court has ruled.Monday's verdict by the Permanent Court for Arbitration increases the economic and diplomatic isolation of Russia at a time when it faces new, potentially painful sanctions from Western powers.The court, a body that rules on corporate...

What others say: International Space Station a symbol of cooperation

...collapse in bilateral relations between Russia and the U.S., seemingly throwing to...toward the easing of tensions between Russia and the West when choosing this year's...Minister Dmitry Rogozin said in May that Russia was not interested in extending ISS participation...

Anglers report larger halibut

...Seward's derby was won on the final day - June 30 - with a 312.2-pound fish caught by Oleg Gozobohenno from Moscow, Russia. That's larger than the winners from the last three years. A 211-pound fish took the lead in 2013, a 196.6-pounder...


Opens Friday, Aug 15, 2014 Synopsis: An archeologist learns that runes discovered aboard the Oseberg Viking ship may reveal the apocalyptic truth behind Ragnarok, and uncovers an ancient secret with terrifying implications during an expedition into the unforgiving wilderness along the Russia and Norway border. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Sofia Helin, Pål Sverre Hagen, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Bjørn Sundquist, Julian Rasmussen Podolski Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Rich Lowry: The alleged leader of the free world

...the latest outrage fading with time, and with his inevitable obfuscations and lies. President Obama said on Monday that if Russia persists in Ukraine it "will only further isolate itself from the international community." But isolation isn't an autocatalytic...


...at an altitude of 10,000 meters (33,000 feet.) The region has seen severe fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russia separatists in recent days."If it transpires that the plane was indeed shot down, we insist that the perpetrators must swiftly...

Current fiscal policies limit choices on oil taxes

...given our ignorance. We could vote yes and hope some other big oil company might agree to our terms and conditions. Perhaps Russia's Gazprom corporation would agree on Alaska's governmental rules for delivering our oil and gas to the surface. After all...


DAMASCUS, Syria - Russia's deputy foreign minister called on...Eastern countries are threatened."Russia will not stand idle toward attempts by...across eastern Syria and northern Iraq.Russia has been one of Syrian President Bashar...

Polish boat sets sail for Northwest Passage

...perimeter of the polar ice cap, pausing on the village of Dikson on Russia's north coast."In Dikson we stayed two and a half weeks...conditions, we only managed to pass the northeast passage above Russia."After Dikson, the Lady Dana 44 crossed the Bering Strait...



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