Soviet Union

Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav 'Slava' Fetisov On "Red Army""Red Army" revolves around Vyacheslav "Slava" Fetisov - the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you'll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia's hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.
Gates: 'No Real Military Option' For US In Russia, Ukraine CrisisFormer Defense Secretary Robert Gates said he believes the U.S. has very few options in two of the Obama administration’s biggest foreign policy pressure points in Ukraine and Syria, adding that the U.S. needs to solve its domestic problems before it can exert power on the world stage.
Ukraine Prime Minister: 'Putin Has A Dream To Restore The Soviet Union'The interim Ukrainian prime minister warns that Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to restore the old Soviet Union.
Nations Vie For Clout In Arctic; U.S. Far From LeadCritics say the U.S. is lagging behind Russia, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Canada and Denmark in securing Arctic Ocean rights.
First Lady, VP Biden Added To List Of Public Figures With Private Info Leaked To Mysterious WebsiteThe first lady and the vice president are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website, and the Secret Service has joined the investigation into the postings that include documents from people ranging from rapper Jay-Z to the head of the FBI.
Report: U.S. Planned On Blowing Up Moon With Nuke During Cold War In 1950sWould Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin even had a moon to walk on if the United States had its way in the 1950s?
Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette PeddlerIt turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.
Doctor: Stalin Might Have Fatally Poisoned LeninA doctor says stress, family medical history or possibly even poison led to the death of Vladimir Lenin, debunking a popular theory that a sexually-transmitted disease debilitated the former Soviet Union leader.