Russia, France To Compete For Gold In Olympic Women's HandballRussia will play France for the gold medal in women's handball after beating reigning Olympic champion Norway 38-37 in extra time.
Entire Russian Team Banned From Rio Paralympics Following State-Sponsored Doping ScandalMikhail Terentyev, head of Russian Paralympic Committee, said the IPC decision was a "huge injustice."
IOC To Allow 70 Percent Of Russia's Original Team To Compete In Olympics Following State-Sponsored Doping ScandalThe IOC approved the entry of 271 Russian athletes for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday.
Russian Newspaper Calls Hillary Clinton 'The Personification Of Evil,' Praises Trump As 'Fresh Air'Informal surveys of Russia's main outlets suggest that Trump gets plenty of praise -- especially for his "anti-establishment" stance -- and that favorable assessments of Hillary Clinton are comparatively rare.
Rio Olympics 2016: Russia Does Not Get Blanket Ban Amid Doping ScandalThe IOC has decided against a complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
CBS News: Russian Aircraft Buzz US Ship In Baltic SeaThe two incidents were "more aggressive than anything we've seen in some time," a senior defense official told CBS News.
FlyDubai Airliner Crashes In Russia; 62 People Killed, No SurvivorsRussia's Emergencies Ministry official says all 55 passengers and six crew members aboard a Boeing 737-800 that crashed on landing at the airport in the southern city of Rostov-on-Don have been killed.
Obama, Hollande Pledge Solidarity Against ISISPresident Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande opened talks Tuesday about expanding the international campaign against the Islamic State.
Man Convicted In Russia, Gets 19 Years For Killing Wife, Stepdaughter In BrooklynA man who authorities said fatally stabbed his wife and her adult daughter in Brooklyn before fleeing to Russia has been tried and convicted overseas.
Schumer: Russia Should Be Banned From Olympics Amid Doping ScandalA report issued by the World Anti-Doping Agency detailing systematic drug use by Russian athletes has caused a flurry of debate, as Russia's participation in the 2016 Olympics hangs in the balance.
3 Convicted In Plot To Sell Electronics To Russia IllegallyThree former employees of a Texas company were convicted in Brooklyn Monday of taking part in a scheme to illegally export microprocessors and other technology to Russia.
Obama, Putin Meet One-On-One For First Time In Over 2 Years At UNPresident Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin clashed over their competing visions for Syria, with Obama urging a political transition to replace the Syrian president but Putin warning it would be a mistake.