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World Cup 2018

Russia: Bringing the World Not Only Military Interventions, But Also Poetry

Kevin M. F. Platt | Posted 04.04.2016 | Home
Kevin M. F. Platt

As a scholar trained in literary studies and a translator of contemporary Russian poetry, I dedicate this post to a translation (below) of Zakharova's historic and startling achievement in politico-poetical communication.

Sepp Blatter Claims 2022 World Cup Was Supposed To Be In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 10.28.2015 | Sports

With virtually nothing to lose and everything to tell, suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter revealed to Russian news outlet TASS that the United Stat...

Signs of a Thaw in the "Cold War"?

Elena Ulansky | Posted 06.02.2016 | Home
Elena Ulansky

An imposed peace can only happen if ISIS is stopped, and only a joint coalition that includes the West and Russia would be able to achieve that end.

PHOTOS: Kaliningrad Boasts 7 Billionth Baby, Hopes For Other New Arrivals

Posted 01.01.2012 | Travel

Pyotr Nikolaev of Kaliningrad, Russia was among the children born of October 31st who can claim to be the world's 7-billionth inhabitant. Joining the ...

FIFA Rocked By New Corruption Allegations (VIDEO)

Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports

Just a week before FIFA's presidential election,a bribery investigation against a presidential candidate is spiraling into a larger scandal....

"Russian" Back Into Sports Again

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

Even outside of the large scale events now coming to Russia, the idea of sport for commerce is growing in ways never before seen.

PHOTOS: 10 Moscow Attractions To See If The City Hosts The World Cup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Russia's capital is experiencing a burst of creative energy. Factories and warehouses are now edgy art galleries. Foodies flock to a variety of bars, ...

POLL: What Russian City Do You Most Want To Visit For The 2018 World Cup?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

On Thursday it was announced that Russia had won their bid to host the 2018 World Cup. So what does this mean for visitors and locals who want to view...

Russia Will Host 2018 World Cup

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

ZURICH (AP) – Russia will host the 2018 World Cup. It was chosen Thursday by FIFA's executive committee over England and joint bids by Spain-Portug...

World Cup Announcement LIVE: 2018, 2022 Host Countries

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

FIFA is about to announce the host countries of the World Cup for 2018 and 2022. You can watch that announcement live right here or follow along ou...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Portland's Greg Oden has morphed into Carl Pavano when he played for the Yankees. He's out for the season again with knee surgery. In his four NBA seasons, he has played just 82 games.