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Only Twins Get Hired at This Moscow Restaurant

It takes two at one Russian restaurant, Moscow's Twin Stars Diner, where all of the servers and bartenders are sets of identical twins who also have to dress...

Navalny Demands Recount in Moscow Mayoral Race

(MOSCOW) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny demanded a recount Monday in Moscow's mayoral election after official results showed that the Kremlin-backed...

Why Snowden Picked Moscow as His Transit Point

When the pilot announced his plane’s descent toward Moscow on Sunday, whistle-blower Edward Snowden, one of the most wanted men in the U.S., would have had...

– the size of an arms sale by Russian to Iraq announced Tuesday in Moscow. The announcement, after a meeting between Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and...

130,000

The estimated number of people who packed a Moscow stadium last week for a pro-Kremlin rally. The event featured a surprise visit by Vladimir Putin. See this...

Where to Stay in Moscow

Barvikha Hotel & Spa, www.barvikhahotel.com, sits just west of Moscow, in the super-ritzy community of Rublyovka, where everyone from Joseph Stalin to Vladimir...

Moscow Moola

The string of black sedans parked outside the new Ritz-Carlton Moscow, tel: (7-495) 225 8888, is a hint of things to come. Standing guard along bustling...

One Night in ... Moscow

alexei mitrophanov, State Duma Deputy Start at the cozy Red Bar on the 22nd floor of the Bagration Bridge Tower in Kutuzovsky Prospect to enjoy the full view of...

Moscow in Manchuria

Do not trifle lightly with the Harbin mattress," warned travel writer Putnam Weale after a trip to China's frozen, northern metropolis. "It is capable not only...