Black Kangaroo Spotted in Russian Forest

A couple driving through a forest in southeastern Russia has videotaped a black kangaroo on the side of the road and fed the exotic animal with a banana.

// Nov. 10, 2013 - 02:17 GMT


Man Nabbed Selling Endangered Primate at Moscow Train Station

A man trying to sell an endangered slow loris at Moscows Kursky Station for 60,000 rubles ($1,800) was detained in a sting operation Wednesday, police said. </p>

// Oct. 10, 2013 - 01:20 GMT


28 Prisoners Marry in One Day at Russian Penal Colony

A penal colony in Russias Ural Mountains has witnessed an unusual boom of weddings recently, with 28 of its male inmates getting married to women, some of whom they had just met, in one day. </p>

// Oct. 08, 2013 - 01:42 GMT


US Artist to ‘Rescue’ Paintings From Siberian Exile

Decades after customs officials forced him to leave his satirical paintings of erotic bakeries and plane crashes in the Siberian research city of Akademgorodok, a US artist will fly to Russia next month to rescue his long-lost artworks from exile, a local news site has reported. </p>

// Aug. 16, 2013 - 21:55 GMT


A Small Wedding With Fries — US Couple Hitched in Vegas Diner

In the US gambling and entertainment mecca of Las Vegas, couples can get married at a drive-through, at an Elvis Presley-themed chapel and on an ersatz tropical island.

// Apr. 05, 2013 - 22:24 GMT


Russia Prepares for the End of the World

// Dec. 22, 2012 - 04:11 GMT


Russia Prepares for the End of the World

// Dec. 20, 2012 - 19:37 GMT


Russia Prepares for the End of the World

// Dec. 12, 2012 - 02:44 GMT


Old Italian Lady Bequeaths $2.5 Mln to Her Beloved Dog

An old Italian lady has bequeathed all her property estimated at about 2 million euros ($2.5 million) to her beloved dog, the local media reported on Sunday.

// Oct. 21, 2012 - 16:41 GMT


Putin Followers Take Flightless Birds to Skies

Two Krasnoyarsk residents inspired by President Vladimir Putins recent crane stunt have taken to the skies with a hen, a turkey and a goose in what they call The Dream Flight. </p>

// Sep. 13, 2012 - 21:37 GMT