Aug 1, 2013 Latvians are saying not to boycott Stolichnaya Vodka over Russian gay rights abuses...because Stolichnaya is actually made in their country.
Jul 15, 2013 Putting nuclear reactors on a big boat may sound scary, but it's already pretty common.
Mar 25, 2013 Eurozone finance ministers reached a last minute deal to grant Cyprus a $13 billion bailout early this morning. Those with large deposits in Cypriot banks could be hit will a tax of 30 percent in order to help fund the bailout.
Mar 21, 2013 Russian legal specialist Sergei Magnitsky is due to be tried tomorrow for tax offenses, even though he died in prison more than 3 years ago. Critics of Russian business practices say he was killed to cover up corruption by officials.
Mar 15, 2013 European finance ministers are meeting in Brussels today, and at the top of their agenda is Cyprus. The small Mediterranean island nation, which has 850,000 people, is in desperate need of a bailout.
Mar 13, 2013 When it comes to public sector corruption, which of the BRIC countries -- Brazil, Russia, India, and China -- ranks the best and the worst?
Mar 9, 2014 "The Americans" is set in the 1980s and revolves around two Russian sleeper agents living in the U.S.
Nov 4, 2012 One of the most common images of this week's hurricane, power-sharing: People huddling with their phones and laptops plugged into power strips set up in bank foyers, coffee shops, or dangled helpfully out windows.
Peter van Dyk
Oct 22, 2012 The British Oil company BP is selling off its stake in a joint venture to the state-run Russian oil company Rosneft.