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“Overwhelming Evidence” Russia Interfered With The 2016 US Presidential Election

“Overwhelming Evidence” Russia Interfered With The 2016 US Presidential Election

"Russia interfered with the 2016 presidential election. Overwhelming. It is not disputed," said Maryland Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings.
Was Rasputin Actually The Sanest Man In Pre-Revolution Russia?

Was Rasputin Actually The Sanest Man In Pre-Revolution Russia?

In the final days of pre-revolution Russia, the "Mad Monk" Rasputin was arguably one of the most powerful people attached to the court. But what do we really know about the man himself?
Man Tracks Down The Person Who Killed His Great-Grandfather During Stalin’s Great Purge

Man Tracks Down The Person Who Killed His Great-Grandfather During Stalin’s Great Purge

He even managed to get an apology from the killer's granddaughter, who thanked the man for bringing out “the entire truth” of Russia's past.
The Bizarre But True Story Of Military Dolphins

The Bizarre But True Story Of Military Dolphins

Turns out dolphins make for far more than good children's movie protagonists.
Maria Rasputin May Be More Fascinating Than Her “Mad Monk” Father

Maria Rasputin May Be More Fascinating Than Her “Mad Monk” Father

Maria Rasputin escaped death in Russia and went on to become a lion tamer and author — but was she really the Mad Monk's daughter?
Vodka Sales Are Plunging In Russia

Vodka Sales Are Plunging In Russia

Russia's favorite "little water" is not doing too well.
39 Psychedelic Photos Of Pre-Revolution Russia

39 Psychedelic Photos Of Pre-Revolution Russia

Groundbreaking images of a world now long gone.
Cold War Returns: Putin Ally Tells Americans Trump Better Win, Or They Face Nuclear War

Cold War Returns: Putin Ally Tells Americans Trump Better Win, Or They Face Nuclear War

Americans need to vote for Donald Trump unless they want a nuclear war with Russia, says Putin ally.
Deadly Two-Week Polar Bear Siege On Remote Russian Base Comes To Dramatic Conclusion

Deadly Two-Week Polar Bear Siege On Remote Russian Base Comes To Dramatic Conclusion

After two tense weeks, rescuers have finally saved Russian scientists from the polar bears that had surrounded their remote Arctic base.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 28 – Sept. 3

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 28 – Sept. 3

Michael Jackson was a Grand Prix racer?
Poor Little 9-Year-Old “Wins” The “Tastiest Girl” Prize At The Annual Russian Mosquito Festival

Poor Little 9-Year-Old “Wins” The “Tastiest Girl” Prize At The Annual Russian Mosquito Festival

The Russian Mosquito Festival recently crowned nine-year-old Irina Ilyukhina “tastiest girl” in recognition of the leading total of 43 bites she received in this year’s competition.