Russian tennis players collect 3 titles in the US Open

Washington (AFP) – It’s been a good week for the tennis players in Russia Players – four championships, three titles. One of them, Lyudmila Samsonova, believes that it may not be just a coincidence that this latest success of hers, Daria Kasatkina Daniil Medvedev came shortly after they were banned from competing at Wimbledon Because … Read more

Amid global concern, Ukraine and Russia have traded blame for attacks on nuclear plants

Kyiv warns of a Chernobyl-style disaster unless the region is secured The two sides support the visit of the nuclear inspectors UN’s Guterres says any attack on nuclear plant is ‘suicide’ A British scientist says the risk of a major nuclear accident is small Two Ukrainian grain ships leave ports according to agreed procedures Kyiv … Read more

Britney Greiner: WNBA star apologizes to Russian court before ruling in drug smuggling trial

“I never intended to harm anyone, I never intended to endanger the Russian population, and I never intended to break any laws here,” Greiner said at Khimki City Court. “I made an honest mistake and I hope in your judgment this doesn’t end my life here. I know everyone keeps talking about political pawn and … Read more