World Cup:Qatar, Russia Win What San Francisco Could Not

Today's decision to award the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, respectively, to…

    Thu Dec 2nd, 2010 8:15am By Joe Eskenazi

First Kremlin Tweet Sent from Twitter's San Francisco Headquarters

The history of Twitter is strewn with specialness — celebrity tweets, happy…

    Wed Jun 23rd, 2010 10:47am By Matt Smith

DJ Bobina

In DJ and producer Bobina (Dmitry Almazov), Russia finally has a major…

    Wed Dec 23rd, 2009 4:00am By Tamara Palmer

Rock the Shul

Contrary to the narrow Biblical definition embraced by Israel’s Orthodox rabbinate —…

    Wed Jul 15th, 2009 4:00am By Michael Fox

12

Nominated for a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar in 2008, Russian actor/director…

    Wed Mar 11th, 2009 4:00am By Michelle Orange

The Son Also Rises

Oliver Stone on W. and the president who would be John Wayne.

    Wed Oct 22nd, 2008 4:00am By Scott Foundas

Army of One

A Russian grandmother visits the troops, and brings light to their misguided…

    Wed May 28th, 2008 4:00am By J. Hoberman

Gigantic Putin Officiates at Presidential Inauguration, Climbs Kremlin

Pool photograph by Vladimir Rodionov Standing a full 9-foot-7, outgoing Russian president…

    Wed May 7th, 2008 12:02pm By Joe Eskenazi

Slavs!

Tony Kushner's quirky rumination on the political fate of Russia in the…

    Wed Feb 6th, 2008 4:00am By Molly Rhodes

Nuclear Holocaust Short 34 Tons of Plutonium — Russia, U.S. Deal

Fog, sports, Vallejo politics — the bullshit Thanksgiving news stories have started…

    Tue Nov 20th, 2007 8:17am By David Downs