Russia Imprisons Dozens For Social Media Posts Criticizing KremlinAs the Kremlin claims unequivocal support among Russians for its policies both at home and abroad, a crackdown is underway against ordinary social media users who post things that run against the official narrative.
Russian Comedians Prank Elton John, Pretend To Be President Putin Calling To Discuss Gay RightsTwo Russian pranksters said Wednesday they fooled Elton John into believing that Russian President Vladimir Putin called him to discuss gay rights.
Elton John Says Putin Agreed To Meet, Discuss Russia's Anti-Gay PolicyElton John says Vladimir Putin has phoned him, after the musician requested a meeting to discuss Russia's anti-gay environment.
Russian Lawmaker Exiled In Bay Area After Standing Up To President PutinA Russian lawmaker who dared to stand up to President Vladimir Putin is for all intents and purposes stuck in San Jose.
Top 4 Most Troublesome Athlete SelfiesHere is a list of most troublesome athlete #selfies.
Politics Test Silicon Valley's Russian TiesEntrepreneurs and investors say Silicon Valley's fast growing financial ties with Russia's tech sector are being slowed down by current political tensions between the White House and the Kremlin.
KCBS In Depth: No Easy Answers In Ukraine Crisis UC Berkeley political scientist and Russia expert Steven Fish and Yuriy Gorodnichenko, a UC Berkeley professor of economics and a native of Ukraine join KCBS to discuss the potential fallout from the Russian incursion.
Bay Area Families In Limbo After Russia Enacts Adoption BanBay Area adoption agencies are scrambling to help families caught in the middle of a new Russian policy banning adoptions to the United States.