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Russian police raid opposition leader Navalny's office

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Thursday that police were raiding his campaign headquarters in Saint Petersburg as he pressed ahead …

Russia

Partying with Sumo Wrestlers Almost Killed Me

Now I've done a lot of stupid shit in my life. But squaring off with world champion Sumo wrestlers in the parking lot of a Russian hotel is among the stupidest.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i>.<p>I’m lying facedown in a hotel bathroom in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The cheap vinyl of the …

Royal Blood Rips Through 'I Only Lie When I Love You' on 'The Late Late Show': Watch

English rock duo Royal Blood brought a rockin’ performance to <i>The Late Late Show</i> on Tuesday night (Jan. 16) when they ripped through their hit "I Only …

The Late Late Show

Requiem - Lahdelma & Mahlmäki’s Museum for the Defense and Siege of Leningrad

Lahdelma & Mahalmäki Architects have unveiled Requiem, their competition proposal for the Museum for the Defense and Siege of Leningrad, St. …

Blitzfreeze Campaign for Five Men in Normandy Now Available

As cold as it might get here in Atlanta, it’s nothing like the cold that can hit Russia. In particular, the winter of ’44 was pretty bad, especially …

War

Modern Russians cut back on drinking, smoking as fitness trend grows

Drinking sales in Russia are shrinking heavily as people are paying more attention to fitness and a healthy lifestyle. Photo: VCG<p>Russians are …

News (China)

FC Cincinnati to play MLS club, expansion rivals and USL foes in 2018 preseason

FC Cincinnati will begin its third season in USL on March 17 in Charleston, S.C.

Soccer

Watch This Guy’s Relentless Battle Against Nazaré’s Shorebreak

<b>This is a common situation in Praia do Norte.</b> In fact, this same thing happens in several places around the world on a regular basis, only Nazaré …

Kitesurfing

Russian Pollster to Skip Presidential Vote Amid Kremlin Squeeze

Russia’s main independent pollster said it has stopped publishing surveys related to the March presidential election for fear of legal problems under …

Russia

Pickrem Pops a Pool Record on Night Two of Austin PSS - Swimming World News

Texas A&M’s <b>Sydney Pickrem</b> continued her impressive swimming trend this weekend as she snapped the pool record in the 200 IM by putting together a …

Twitter misses deadline in Senate intel panel’s Russia probe

Twitter has missed a deadline to provide the Senate Intelligence Committee with answers involving certain Russian-linked accounts requested by …

Internet Research Agency

Review: Royal Blood Drops Epic New Single, “I Only Lie When I Love You”

Royal Blood tops the Rock Radio charts once again with their new single, “I Only Lie When I Love You.”British rock duo, <b>Royal Blood</b>, is starting 2018 …

Fort Lauderdale

A Game with Unknown Rules (Op-ed)

The Kremlin's power lies in the unpredictable consequences of breaking unwritten laws

Russia

Russian Patriarch Kirill calls on Russians to vote in March election

MOSCOW (AFP) -<p>The head of the Russian Orthodox Church Patriarch Kirill on Sunday called on Russians to vote in upcoming presidential elections expected to extend President Vladimir Putin's rule.<p>"I call on all of you, including Orthodox believers, to take part in the upcoming presidential elections. …

Russia

Nigeria:Russia 2018 - Argentine Great Tips Nigeria to Qualify From Group D

[Vanguard] One of the most respected coaches in the world and an Argentina World Cup star, Diego Simeone, has picked Croatia as the South Americans …

Soccer

LIVE Online Painting Course | Essentials of Painting Night Scenes

<b>Format:</b> Live Online Course<p><b>Dates:</b> 3 Saturdays: January 6, January 13, and January 20, 2018<p><b>Time:</b> 1:00 to 4:00 PM ET (The class may extend more than 3 …

Art

Finnish residence permit could scupper Russian presidential candidacy

Russian authorities have sought to disqualify a candidate from the upcoming presidential election—because it says he holds a Finnish residence …

Finland

Russia Announces Plans for Space-Age Icebreakers

Dmitry Rogozin, Russia’s colorful deputy prime minister, has again made headlines by claiming the country will build a series of advanced nuclear …

Russia

The Unmentionable Season of Death

The War Within: Diaries from the Siege of Leningrad<p>by Alexis Peri<p>Harvard University Press, 337 pp., $29.95<p>Leningrad 1941–1942: Morality in a City …

European History

Vladimir Putin wants new cryptocurrency 'to evade international sanctions'

The Kremlin is reportedly developing virtual currency, amid a spike in value of Bitcoin.<p>The president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, is considering the …

Russia

The zero hour of Kobe’s avant-garde

Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art’s present draw card is the Saint Petersburg collection, “Old Masters from the State Hermitage Museum.” But on a lower …

Cabinet briefed on global condemnation of Houthi attempts to target Riyadh

Author: ARAB NEWSWed, 2018-01-03 03:00ID: 1514927224400810500RIYADH: King Salman on Tuesday briefed the Cabinet on condemnation by the leaders of the …

Middle East

Nuvus Blockchain Building the New Global Exchange Platform for Medical Cannabis Industry with Nuvus Protocol is Raising $100M Through its Upcoming ICO & Token Sale & is Currently Accepting Whitelist Registration

Saint Petersburg, FL, Jan. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nuvus Blockchain (https://www.nuvus.io), a Nuvus Corp company, formed to build the New Global …

Bitcoin

Franz Ferdinand expand tour, add 2nd Brooklyn Steel show

<b>Franz Ferdinand</b> will be on tour this spring in support of their forthcoming album <i>Always Ascending</i> (out February 9). Their April 16 show at Brooklyn …

Europe

3Commas – Smart Tools for Intelligent Cryptocurrency Traders

December 31, 2017 · 3:00 pm<p><b>3Commas is a suite of “smart tools” to help cryptocurrency investors minimize risks, limit losses, grow profits, and</b> …

Islamic State claims responsibility for bomb attack that ripped through St Petersburg supermarket

<b>Beirut</b>: The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the bomb attack that tore through a Saint Petersburg supermarket and wounded 14 people …

Terrorism

Russian security agency arrests supermarket bombing suspect

MOSCOW (AP) — A man was arrested Saturday in connection with a Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing that wounded 18 people, Russia’s main domestic …

Terrorism

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Terrorism

Russia passes tougher punishments for terror suspects; convicts may face life imprisonment

<b>Moscow</b>: Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed amendments to the Criminal Law to toughen punishment of those who finance terrorism or recruit …

Russia

IS claims Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

BEIRUT: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Friday (Dec 29) for the bomb attack days earlier that tore through a Saint Petersburg …

Russia