Tag: Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia will become a force in the medals table at next year’s Tokyo Olympics despite its current doping problems, the country’s sports minister said today. Russia won just 19 gold medals at…

WASHINGTON — State-backed hackers have attempted to infiltrate targets related to U.S. elections more than 700 times in the past year, furthering concerns about potential meddling in upcoming races, according to a blog posted Wednesday…

When it comes to scientific marvels, few match the U.S. effort to put men on the moon.  The mission involved significant government investment in public education, scientific research and private-public partnerships. Given today’s divisive politics,…

MOSCOW (AP) — The number of Russian athletes accused of receiving banned treatments from a doctor could rise to 70, the country’s anti-doping agency said today. The agency, known as RUSADA, previously said Monday it…

MOSCOW — Chinese President Xi Jinping joined with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in lashing out at U.S. global dominance, highlighting the two powers’ growing confrontation with the administration of Donald Trump. “Along with the…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Russia accused each other of unsafe actions on Friday after an American guided-missile cruiser and a Russian destroyer came within 165 feet of each other in the Philippine Sea.…

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Russian woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for taking a child she had with a Kansas man to her native country and demanding money before she would…

Recently departed Special Counsel Robert Mueller sent a simple and clear message to his fellow Americans last week: Read my report. We’d like to reiterate that message. Indeed, we’re imploring you: Read the Mueller report.…

CARACAS, Venezuela ? For Venezuela?s opposition, dawn broke on Tuesday with a jolt of political lightning and an auspicious photo-op. Interim President Juan Guaido, flanked by heavily armed soldiers and the country?s best known political…

WASHINGTON —  Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III complained to Attorney General William Barr that Barr’s initial letter to Congress about the Russia investigation did not “fully capture the context, nature and substance of this…