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Perfectly preserved Ice Age cave bear found in Arctic Russia

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Sep 14, 2020 11:07 AM Reindeer herders in a Russian Arctic archipelago have found an immaculately preserved carcass of an Ice Age cave bear, researchers...

10,000 women march to demand that Belarus president resign

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Sep 12, 2020 12:36 PM By YURAS KARMANAU KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — About 10,000 women marched noisily through the Belarusian capital on Saturday, beating pots and...

Support for Putin wanes in his former Russian stronghold

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YULIA ALEXEYEVA and DARIA LITVINOVA Associated Press NIZHNY TAGIL, Russia (AP) — In 2011, the industrial city of Nizhny Tagil was dubbed "Putingrad" for its...

GOP lawmakers urge action after Russia-Afghanistan briefing

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ZEKE MILLER, JAMES LAPORTA and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight Republican lawmakers attended a White House briefing Monday about explosive allegations...

Trump denies briefing about reported bounties on US troops

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ZEKE MILLER, JAMES LAPORTA and DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has denied he was made aware of U.S. intelligence officials'...

Watchdog finds new problems with FBI wiretap applications

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ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department inspector general has found additional failures in the FBI's handling of a secretive surveillance program...

Moscow goes into lockdown, rest of Russia braces for same

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VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian capital, Moscow, on Monday woke up to a lockdown obliging most of its 13 million residents...

Citing virus, Putin delays vote that would extend his rule

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DARIA LITVINOVA and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Citing the coronavirus, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday postponed a nationwide vote on proposed...

Russia passes bill allowing Putin to stay in power past 2024

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DARIA LITVINOVA  Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian parliament approved a sweeping constitutional reform in the third and final reading Wednesday, a move that will...

Putin backs term limit freeze allowing him to stay in office

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VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV and DARIA LITVINOVA  Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed his tightly guarded political plans Tuesday and supported a constitutional amendment...