- Russian bikers begin run despite Polish entry ban Updated: Apr-25-15 11:43 am
MOSCOW - Riders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group on Saturday began their run commemorating the Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Poland's announcement that it would refuse to let them into the country.
- Afghan museum seeks to remember anti-Soviet war Updated: Apr-23-15 2:20 am
HERAT, Afghanistan - The Jihad Museum in the Afghan city of Herat sits in a hillside garden, surrounded by blooming rose bushes and the detritus of the war against the Soviet Union - a war that claimed thousands of lives in this city alone.
- Review: Tom Hardy excels but 'Child 44' feels like 40 movies Updated: Apr-15-15 5:27 pm
The best-selling novel "Child 44" by Tom Rob Smith runs well over 400 pages, and that's perhaps the first hint as to why the movie based on it seems to veer in 40 different directions.
- Movie men propose Russian fast-food alternative chain Updated: Apr-11-15 8:07 am
MOSCOW - Two of Russia's best-known movie directors are aiming to create a chain of fast-food restaurants that would be an alternative to Western-style operations such as McDonald's.
- French Resistance propagandist Cremieux-Brilhac dead at 98 Updated: Apr-10-15 11:05 am
PARIS - Jean-Louis Cremieux-Brilhac, a Jewish member of the French Resistance in charge of propaganda during World War II, has died. He was 98.
- Haverhill college professor promotes peace through poetry Updated: Apr-04-15 10:08 am
HAVERHILL, Massachusetts - During the Vietnam War, John Lennon's hit song "Give Peace a Chance" inspired millions of protesters.