- Second time around, Russian acrobat warmed up to Las Vegas Updated: Aug-29-15 9:41 am
LAS VEGAS - It was 1990, the ice of the Cold War was thawing, and Konstantin Besstchetnyi, a Soviet acrobat, was stuck in Las Vegas.
- Soviet WWII plane, Jewish tombstones found in Polish rivers Updated: Aug-25-15 11:17 am
WARSAW, Poland - As river levels in Poland fall to record lows amid a prolonged drought, Jewish tombstones and a Soviet fighter plane with the remains of its pilots have been found in the riverbank, evidence of Poland's tortured 20th-century history.
- Girl lauded as messenger of peace to be featured in exhibit Updated: Aug-23-15 12:14 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - A late elementary school student made famous for a letter to a Soviet leader seeking peace in 1983 is being honored at the Maine State Museum.