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05/11/2009

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Display of Military Might on Victory Day

The Associated Press
Rows of missiles and tanks rolled through Red Square, and dozens of combat jets roared overhead in the Victory Day parade Saturday in the largest show of the country's military might in its post-Soviet history.

'Koenigsberg is a Russian City,' Kaliningrad Mayor Says

Kaliningrad is not a trophy won by Moscow as a result of the Soviet victory in World War II but rather "a Russian city" that became part of the Russian Empire two centuries earlier, the city's mayor Feliks Lapin said Saturday. For that reason, he said, it is his personal view that it would not be a problem to restore Koenigsberg as its name.

Lee Breuer in Moscow: 'The Gospel,' the Beats and the Blues

Lee Breuer, the brains and brawn behind Mabou Mines, one of the finest and most innovative theater organizations in the United States, has connections to Russia that go way back.

Lee Breuer in Moscow: 'The Gospel,' the Beats and the Blues

Lee Breuer, the brains and brawn behind Mabou Mines, one of the finest and most innovative theater organizations in the United States, has connections to Russia that go way back.

'Koenigsberg is a Russian City,' Kaliningrad Mayor Says

Kaliningrad is not a trophy won by Moscow as a result of the Soviet victory in World War II but rather “a Russian city” that became part of the Russian Empire two centuries earlier, the city’s mayor Feliks Lapin said Saturday. For that reason, he said, it is his personal view that it would not be a problem to restore Koenigsberg as its name.

Russia Edges Canada 2-1 in Hockey Worlds Final

The Associated Press
Russia won the gold-medal match at the ice hockey world championship Sunday, beating Canada 2-1 in a rematch of last year's final.

The Contest's Biggest Fans? Those Reporting on It, Perhaps

The press area at Olimpiisky is a strange environment, where you can shuttle between the back stage, the news conferences, the computer room and coffee stand without once leaving the building or seeing any daylight.
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