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1. Are You Ready for Some... Football?

Look out NFL – the Russian Super Bowl was held in the Moscow region last weekend.

Tags: united states, american football, cultural exchange, glasnost, football
2. KHL Victor Crowned

Omsk Avangard clinches Russian hockey's Gagarin Cup with some famous NHL faces.

Tags: united states, canada, canada, champion, kovalchuk, nhl, khl, hockey, Omsk
3. Russian Critters Cast Their Ballots

Putin might be a fan of Trump, but Russian zoo animals apparently aren't.

Tags: Krasnoyarsk, united states, politics, Trump, animals
4. Tiger Queen: The Incredible American Odyssey of Rasputin's Daughter

The life of Rasputin's daughter, Maria, was full of twists and turns almost as dramatic as her father's, and took her deep into the American heartland.

Tags: animals, romanovs, united states, history, rasputin
5. Generation "Y (Just) Russia, Y (Just) Politics?"

Millennials studying Russian will determine the future of U.S.-Russia relations. How they differ from their Sovietologist predecessors. 

Tags: youth, united states, us-russian relations, education
6. Brighton Beach: A Snapshot of the Ex-Soviet Diaspora

Join us on a visit to Brighton Beach, a slice of Russia in America that has been shaped by the immigrant experience.

Tags: food, united states, Books, immigration, brighton beach, new york
7. Russians on the Border

Nestled up against the US border with Canada there is an unusually high concentration of Russian-
Americans. This requires some investigation...

Tags: united states, russian emigres, washington
8. A Dog and a Muscovite Come In from the Cold

Three things you can find online and in real life: cats, dogs, and video games.

Tags: polar bears, composers, united states, winter, zelenogradsk, cats, dogs
By Tiffany Zhu
9. 1741: The Year Russia Discovered America

You probably know that Alaska was bought from Russia well over 100 years ago. But do you know why Russia claimed the territory in the first place? Hint: who doesn't love a fur coat?

Tags: russia, united states, alaska, colonization
By Eugenia Sokolskaya
10. A Soviet Leader in the US? Preposterous!

When you're a Soviet dictator, it's rare that you get the chance to tour the US, visiting movie sets, meat freezers, and steel mills, being featured on TV, and laughing at angry farmers. Nikita Khrushchev got that chance 55 years ago. And he made the most of it.

Tags: eisenhower, khrushchev, united states
By Eugenia Sokolskaya

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