Russia

News from within the borders of Russia and the fight for LGBT equality there. The country's president, Vladimir Putin, ignited an international firestorm in the summer after signing the so-called gay propaganda law, which prohibits positive depictions of LGBT people in the Russian media. Russia is a country in southern Eurasia. It is also the world's largest country, although it ranks eighth most populous. Russia has a rich cultural heritage, and has contributed such figures as Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Anton Chekhov, Anna Pavlova, and Igor Stravinsky.

If you want to see America's possible future, read up on modern Russian history.

February 08 2017 5:02 AM

Nancy Pelosi's right — we can't let up on this as-of-yet rumor.

February 06 2017 5:08 AM

The source of the most talked about and totally unverified claim that Russia may have compromised president-elect Donald Trump is a former British spy, who at the moment, no one can find.

January 12 2017 5:11 PM

Democrats and Republicans are coming together to intiate an inquiry into Russia's cyberattacks.

December 19 2016 1:45 PM

President Obama announced the U.S. would retaliate against Russia for interfering in the 2016 presidential election, and he and his spokesman refuted claims Donald Trump wasn't aware.

December 16 2016 7:22 PM

President Obama ordered a review, then came a report by The New York Times quoting senior officials as saying the CIA believes hackers broke into the GOP's computers, and yet did nothing. 

December 10 2016 12:39 AM
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