Russian Workers Are Learning How To Smile Before World Cup BeginsRussian working at this year's World Cup are getting a little extra job training: they're reportedly being taught how to smile.
President Trump Raises Eyebrows When He Suggests Russia Should Be Allowed Back In G-7 SummitThe G-7 is an elite group of industrialized nations – the United States, Canada, Japan, Britain, France, Italy and Germany. Russia was invited to join in 1998, making it the G-8, but was kicked out in 2014 as punishment for annexing Crimea.
Russian Journalist Arkady Babchenko's Death Faked By Ukraine"I'm still alive," Babchenko, 41, told startled fellow reporters at the news conference held less than a day after police reported he had been shot and killed at his Kiev apartment building.
Trump Lawyer Says Robert Mueller Raised Possibility Of Subpoena For PresidentOne of the president's former lawyers tells the Associated Press Mueller raised the idea of a subpoena during a meeting in early March to force the president to testify under oath. 
Syria Balks At Chemical Claims As U.S. Warns On AttacksOne of the targets of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in Syria was still smoldering as the United States warned its forces were "locked and loaded" to strike again.
World Reacts After US, European Allies Launch Airstrikes Aimed At Syria's Chemical WeaponsRussian President Vladimir Putin denounced the Friday night raids as aggression that will make the humanitarian crisis in Syria worse.
Trump: Missiles 'Will Be Coming' To SyriaPresident Donald Trump warned Russia Wednesday to "get ready," saying missiles "will be coming" to Syria following a suspected chemical attack.
Trump Administration ‘Optimistic’ About Trade Negotiations With ChinaChina’s foreign ministry said in a statement, “We do not want to fight, but we are not afraid to fight a trade war.”
Russia Retaliates Against U.S. Decision To Expel Diplomats, Shut Down ConsulateRussia announced the expulsion of more than 150 diplomats, including 60 Americans, on Thursday and said it was closing a U.S. consulate in retaliation for the wave of Western expulsions of Russian diplomats.
Trump Orders Expulsion Of 60 Russian Diplomats, Closure Of Seattle ConsulateThe administration expelled 60 Russian diplomats and ordered Russia's consulate in Seattle to close over Moscow's alleged role in poisoning an ex-spy in Britain.
Trump: Possible Meeting With Putin In 'Not-So-Distant Future'President Donald Trump made a surprise announcement Tuesday of a possible meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks ResignsThe news comes a day after Hicks was interviewed for nine hours by the panel investigating Russia interference in the 2016 election and contact between Trump's campaign and Russia.
Former Trump Campaign Aide Rick Gates Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate In Russia ProbeThe plea by Rick Gates revealed that he will help special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation in "any and all matters" as prosecutors continue to probe the Trump campaign, Russian election interference and Gates' longtime business associate, Paul Manafort.
Mueller Indicts 13 Russian Nationals For Meddling In U.S. ElectionThe defendants are accused of violating U.S. criminal laws to interfere with American elections and the political process.
No Survivors After Plane With 71 Passengers Aboard Crashes Near MoscowA Russian passenger plane believed to be carrying 71 people crashed Sunday afternoon near Moscow, shortly after takeoff from one of the city's airports.