The U.S. president steered clear of confirming a trip to Moscow, so he decided to talk about the World Cup instead.
The city zoo has made some provisions for a pleasant summer after last year's drab and rainy weather.
Beer shortages in Moscow, Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, with fans boosting sales of a beverage traditionally not even seen as all that alcoholic.
Russian viewers tuned in to watch the World Cup and were shocked to see a church had replaced the British Embassy in Moscow, among other changes.
Russia's emergency services accidentally drenched police outside Moscow, while practicing to fight fires ahead of the opening of the World Cup.
The Russian leader is serving his second consecutive term, and the next presidential election he can enter will be in 2030.
Hundreds of people were arrested across Russia as Putin prepares for an unprecedented fourth term.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Moscow will "soon" expel British diplomats in a tit-for-tat response.
“He liked a type," one Miss Universe staffer claimed in a new book.
Perhaps all that shirtless horse riding wasn’t such a good idea after all.
The anti-missile system is part of the capital's Cold War-era line of defense, which has 68 nuclear tipped rockets ready to blast incoming strikes from the sky.
A spokesman for Hillary Clinton said the allegations are a distraction from the probe into Russian collusion in the 2016 election.
Beijing’s man in Moscow said the key to Russia and China’s relationship was their mutual abandonment of Cold War logic.
One thrill seeker just could not resist having some fun with the snow.
World leaders, designer labels, artists and more unveiled their tributes to Russian President Vladimir Putin for his 65th birthday.
Alexei Navalny has led two massive waves of protest across Russia this year, mobilizing the Russian youth. This time, police arrested him before he reached the rally.
Spots became pedestrian crossings and signs designating areas as "parking for embassy cars only" vanished.
From Moscow's suburbs to Siberia, 'Game of Thrones' family symbols have uncanny lookalikes across Russia.
Moscow police arrested hundreds, including protest leader Alexei Navalny, who called for an anti-corruption march in the Russian capital.
Seven other workers living nearby complained of health problems and two were taken to hospital.