U.S. tells U.N. 12 Russians to be expelled acted “outside official capacity’

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, Mar 26 : The United States told the United Nations on Monday that it was expelling 12 Russian U.N. diplomats because of action they had taken outside their official capacity that was an abuse of their privileges of residence. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley justified the action […]

Russian & American skeleton racers refuse to the break ice

By Gabrielle Tetrault-Farber PYEONGCHANG, South Korea, Feb 13 : Russian and American skeleton racers are refusing to speak to each other at the Pyeongchang winter Games in a spat that centres on allegations of widespread Russian doping. In a squabble contrasting with an Olympics detente between old enemies North and South Korea, Russians and Americans […]