Russia


Facebook shuts hundreds of Russia-linked pages, accounts

2019-01-18 07:17

Facebook shuts hundreds of Russia-linked pages and accounts it says were part of two big disinformation operations.

Zimbabwe's president in Russia to meet Putin and seek loans

2019-01-16 12:45

The president of Zimbabwe, whose country is facing its worst economic crisis in a decade, is visiting Russia in hopes of securing long-term loans

WATCH: Trump denies ever working for Russia, blasts investigators

2019-01-14 22:40

President Donald Trump is issuing a denial that he had ever worked for Russia, as he lobs attacks at the former federal officials who have launched investigations against him.

Russia dismisses reports of prisoner swap with US

2019-01-11 21:45

Russia's Foreign Ministry has dismissed suggestions that an American arrested in Moscow on suspicion of spying could be used in a prisoner swap for a Russian held in the United States.

WATCH: Top World news videos you have to see on Friday

2019-01-04 06:49

Awe for Chinese moon feat in America's space city | In White House briefing room, Trump pushes support for wall; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

Death toll rises to 37 in Russian apartment block blast

2019-01-03 11:41

The number of confirmed dead from a New Year's Eve gas explosion that caused a Russian apartment block to partially collapse has risen to 37, officials said, with four people still missing.

WATCH: Baby rescued from rubble 35 hours after deadly building collapse

2019-01-01 19:57

Russian rescuers have pulled an infant boy alive from the rubble of an apartment building, some 35 hours after a collapse that killed at least seven people and left dozens missing.

Rescue teams find 8 bodies in burning potash mine in Russia

2018-12-23 14:33

Rescue teams in Russia are looking for a construction worker trapped inside a burning potash mine after the bodies of eight of his colleagues were found.

Russia used all major social media platforms to aid Trump - report

2018-12-18 07:04

Two new reports say Russian disinformation campaign on US social media is much more far-reaching than initially thought.

Nineteen-year-old may face jail for stabbing would-be rapist in self-defence

2018-12-14 16:05

A young Russian woman is under investigation for injuring a would-be rapist in self-defence.

 

WATCH: Trump says US will develop space-based missile defence

2019-01-17 21:41

President Donald Trump is vowing the US will develop an unrivaled missile defence system in space to protect against advanced hypersonic and cruise missile threats from competitors and adversaries.

WATCH: Two cute lion cubs make adorable debut at Vladisovstok zoo

2019-01-16 12:33

A in the Russia’s Far East Vladivostok received two adorable white lion cubs. The rare cubs arrived from Belarus and now are nursed by the zoo’s workers. Due to the rarity of the white lions, the babies have weak immune system and fed every two hours.

Russian teen dies after allegedly overdosing on contraceptive pills

2019-01-13 16:15

A 16-year-old girl has died after allegedly taking an overdose of contraceptive pills because she was terrified of getting pregnant.

WATCH: Top World news videos today

2019-01-10 06:09

Trump walks out of shutdown talks with Democrats | US air travel concerns arise amid government shutdown; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

Oil retreats as concern over Chinese economic growth deepens

2019-01-03 14:57

Oil retreated from a two-week high amid increasing concerns over economic growth in China, the world’s second-biggest consumer of crude.

UPDATE: Death toll in Russian apartment collapse rise to 21

2019-01-02 15:21

Search crews have pulled more bodies from the immense pile of rubble at a collapsed Russian apartment building, bringing the known death toll to 21.

WATCH: Runaway lion, wounded elk find home in Russian shelter

2018-12-28 11:11

A lion that escaped from an airport, a crocodile found at a rubbish dump and an elk attacked by stray dogs – all these animals have found refuge in an unusual private shelter in Russia.

Kremlin denies roiling US politics through social media

2018-12-18 15:06

The Kremlin says new reports containing new claims of Russia's political disinformation campaign on US social media are baseless.

WATCH: Two men save child, 5, falling from building

2018-12-15 18:57

Two men successfully cushioned the fall of a five-year old from a fifth floor apartment window.

Trump's new Africa strategy takes sharp aim at China, Russia

2018-12-14 08:22

The Trump administration has announced a sharp refocus of its Africa strategy to counter what it calls the "predatory" practices of China and Russia, which are "deliberately and aggressively targeting their investments in the region to gain a competitive advantage".

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