Tag: Russia

Where Relations Between Russia And US Stand In 2019

UNITED STATES—At the close of 2018, Moscow's US ambassador described Russia and the US's relationship as "practically non-existent." Vassily Nebenzia added that the situation...

Could President Be Exhibit A For Stockholm Syndrome?

UNITED STATES—During a 1973 bank robbery in Stockholm, Sweden, the captives inexplicably bonded with their captors.  Thus the term Stockholm Syndrome was born, defined...

Argentina On Verge Of Elimination

NIZHY NOVGOROD, RUSSIA—Argentina is on the verge of being eliminated from the World Cup following a 3-0 loss against Croatia on Thursday, June 21....

World Cup Fever 2018!

HOLLYWOOD—Billions of people around the world are tuning in to watch the Fifa World Cup in Russia, which is now very much under way....

Jaromir Jagr Is Still Not Signed For 2017-2018

BRNO, CZECH REPUBLIC—Jaromir Jagr, 45, and a 23-season NHL veteran still has yet to close any deals in the league for the 2017-2018 season,...

Markov Parts With Montreal After 16 Seasons

MONTREAL, QB—It was announced on Thursday, July 27, marked Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov's last NHL appearance. He disclosed that he will be returning to...

The Firing Of FBI Director James Comey

UNITED STATES—It’s probably the biggest news story of the week, well the past 7 days to be honest. I had planned to talk about...

West Hollywood Provides Asylum For LGBT Immigrants

WEST HOLLYWOOD—The city of West Hollywood is making strides to provide asylum to LGBT Russian immigrants fleeing the oppression created by President Vladmir Putin’s...

No Operating Hospitals In Eastern Aleppo After Airstrikes

ALEPPO—After a week of attacks by Russian and Syrian forces on the rebel-held area of Aleppo, there are currently no operating hospitals in eastern...

Steven Seagal Awarded Russian Citizenship By Putin

MOSCOW—Actor Steven Seagal has been granted Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin. The 64-year-old film star was issued a presidential decree on Thursday, November 3 following...

Russian Arts And Culture Festival Starts May 7

WEST HOLLYWOOD—The Russian Arts and Culture Festival is back for its 15th year. The local event will be held from Saturday, May 7 to...

Immigration Dispute Splits WeHo Family

WEST HOLLYWOOD—An alleged clerical error has led to the split of a West Hollywood family of seven. Sergey Nikitin and Anya Bondareva married in 2008,...

From Russia And Hollywood, With Love

BRENTWOOD —There are many great things that have come from Russia over the centuries. Hollywood is a tough town, but leave it to a...
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