U.S. Includes Gay Athletes in Russian Olympics Delegation

The U.S. will include several openly gay athletes and no senior officials in its delegation to the opening games of the Winter Olympics in Russia. More 

Europe, Central Asia Suffering Higher HIV Infections

European health experts say that new HIV infections rose 8% last year, driven by higher infections in central Asia and Russia. More 

Boeing 737 Crashes in Russia Killing 50

A Boeing 737 crashed and exploded at a Russian airport on Sunday, leaving 44 passengers and six crew dead. More 

Forbes: World’s 5 Most Powerful People 2013

Forbes has released its annual list of the most powerful people in the world, with Russian President Vladimir Putin topping this year's ranking. More 

Rocky the Painter? Sylvester Stallone Unveils His Paintings in Museum Exhibit

Sylvester Stallone, famous for his film portrayal of Rocky Balboa, has opened an art exhibit of painting at a Russian museum. More 

PayPal Ups Ante in Russian Payments Ring

PayPal has launched its service in rubles -- a move meant to help eBay tap Russia's growing e-commerce market. More 

The Only 2 Ways to Invest Internationally

If you're going to invest internationally -- and you should -- there are really only two practical ways to buy in: funds and ADRs on major U.S. exchanges. More