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Russia faces Olympic ban in track and field after scathing report of doping

...field ? are now mired in scandals that could destroy their reputations.The WADA investigation's findings that Russian government officials must have known about doping and cover-ups, with even its intelligence service, the FSB, allegedly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-11-09/russia-faces-olympic-ban
China signs deal for Russian natural gas

...how to work together, whether that's through an economic partnership or otherwise."The agreement calls for Russian government-controlled Gazprom to supply state-owned China National Petroleum Corp. with 38 billion cubic meters of gas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-21/china-signs-deal-russian-n
Business news

...exports and the impact of Western sanctions. But it is also rare for a country with such low debt levels.The Russian government announced Tuesday an anti-crisis plan that aims to fix the budget and achieve a surplus by 2017.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-27/business-news
Ukraine, Russia spar over fate of Crimean clubs

...engulfed by fighting between the Ukrainian army and pro-Russian rebels, Crimea has remained peaceful and fully under Russian government control.With more than 1,000 people killed ? including the 298 passengers and crew of Malaysia Airlines Flight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-01/ukraine-russia-spar-
Kidnap threat names Austrian athletes, not regarded as 'acute threat' by Austrian Olympic Committee

...the FBI and the Pentagon also joined. YOGURT DENIED: U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York is calling on the Russian government to allow Chobani Greek yogurt to be delivered to Sochi for U.S. Olympic athletes and NBC employees.Schumer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-04/kidnap-threat-names-aust
IOC asks Russia to clarify anti-gay law

...International Olympic Committee is waiting for the Russian government to clarify the anti-gay law that is overshadowing...resort.IOC President Jacques Rogge said Friday the Russian government provided written assurances about the law Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-08-09/ioc-asks-russia-clarify-
MOX: The future of SRS

...its ratification could jump-start Russia's program. "We're optimistic that, this fall, the U.S. and Russian governments will sign a revised plutonium disposition agreement that reflects the current political and financial realities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-08-23/mox-future-srs
Metro | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Moscow government licenses faith healers

...but the 63-year-old healer, who practices out of an office in a Moscow suburb, holds a license from the Russian government. For two years, the Federal Health Service has been issuing licenses to practitioners of what it calls "traditional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/27/rel_505475.shtml
Your Faith
War-ravaged Georgia needs prayers, strength to defy Russian takeover

...its equipment. Since then, the "long-armed" Russian government has done whatever it could to undermine tiny Georgia's...there. The Georgians know the true agenda of the Russian government. Indeed, the report I cited above also mentions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/07/op_472215.shtml
Opinion columns
Decries continuing aid to Russia

It is reported that the Russian government has spent $20 million to erect a monument of former Russian...so-called aid money? Just forget the World War II debt that the Russian government never paid back and add up the grain giveaways and other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/30/edi_207521.shtml
Editorials