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Moscow Police Catch Suspect Who Underwent Plastic Surgery to Avoid Arrest
The man allegedly stole 20 million rubles ($309,800) through a debt collection scam.
Russian Caught Trying to Smuggle Baby Otters, Scorpions Out of Indonesia
Airport security discovered four endangered otters and 10 scorpions in the man's suitcase during an X-ray scan.
Drunk Russian Priest Defrocked After Stabbing Monk, Media Reports
“Perhaps a festive occasion and chemicals produced this effect. Who’s without sin?” a church spokesperson said.
St. Petersburg Drivers Stop for Two Ducks on a Date
The ducks were on their way to the Summer Garden, presumably for some well-deserved fun in the fountains.
Russian TV Propagandist Challenged to Duel for Calling Church Protesters ‘Demons’
“You allow yourself to make these statements because ... no one has kicked your a--,” the challenger wrote.
Fire and memes
Russia Armed and Ready With Memes for Game of Thrones Finale
Warning: Spoiler alert. All the spoilers.
Climber Who Shut Down Eiffel Tower Was Russian – Reports
Rescuers successfully talked the man down, six hours after he scaled the upper heights of the Eiffel Tower.
Enormous Whale Skeleton Found on Beach in Russia’s Far East
The carcass was found on the shore of the Kronotsky Nature Reserve.
The upside down
Russia's Arctic Basks in the Snow for Summer '19
Residents of the Arctic city of Norilsk aren't letting freezing temperatures stop them from the summer vibes.
Moscow's Prisoners Can Handle the Heat
Inmates put their culinary skills to the test in a cooking competition.
Russia Routs Italy 10:0 at Ice Hockey World Championship
Russian star Alexander Ovechkin said he "felt sorry" for the Italians after the game.
Runaway Beluga Whale May Face Deportation to Russia
Hundreds of people from a small Norwegian town have enjoyed the acquaintance of the animal.
Phoenix From Ashes
Endangered Stork Survives Russian Wildfire Horror
The wildfires that are seen in the video have ravaged eastern Russia in recent weeks.
Brazen Brown Bear Makes Off With Hunters’ Rations in Russian Far East
Give a bear some food and you feed it for a day; give it more food and it’ll leave you hungry.
Russian Village Seeks Volunteers to Collect ‘Human Remains’
It's hard to imagine that Lenin could have predicted this tradition would be used to gather skulls and bones.
Crimean Reporters Feast on ‘Trump Cake’ to Mark TV Milestone
"Crimea’s ‘Kremlin propaganda’ will officially eat Trump and all the sanctions," one reporter was quoted as saying.
Slow news day
Russian News Website Fined for ‘No News on Weekends’ Goes After Its Punisher
A study in fighting fire with fire.
Russian Driver Scares Bear Off From Wild Moose Chase
The video seems to have caused a divide among viewers.
Siberian Priest Caught in Easter Stun Gun Attack
In the video, a woman can be heard accusing the priest of “breaking her face” with a stun gun following the heated exchange.
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