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Russian Oligarch Boris Berezovsky's Death 'Unexplained'
Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky was not killed by chemical or radioactive material, British police said today, but still calling the 67-year-old’s death unexplained. Berezovsky, once one of Russia’s most visible and wealthiest men, was found dead Saturday at his home in Ascot, England, where ...
Dec. 4, 2006: Details in Poisoned Spy Case
A mystery surrounding a former Russian spy. Poisoned and killed in London. Has now led investigators beyond the borders of Britain. And back to his homeland in Russia tonight the British government confirmed that investigators have been sent to Moscow and the British home secretary said. They will
“Cash of the Titans”
So, why would two multi-billionaires come head-to-head in court? And just how much money is up for grabs in this court case between the two financial giants? Roman Abramovich (Russian businessman) faces former mentor Boris Berezovsky (an exiled Russian oligarch) in court today, after claims that...
Politicians' Most Embarrassing Relatives
Several prominent politicians' relatives have taken the spotlight in recent years for embarrassing their famous family members. Here's a list of the top seven, starting with the recent arrest of President Barack Obama's uncle, Onyango Obama. Framingham Police Department/AP Photo Onyango Obama,
Britain’s Biggest Divorce Settlement?
ABC's Catherine Cloutier reports: Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky pleaded no contest to a “quickie” divorce Thursday at what could be the highest price in British legal history. Berezovsky’s former wife Galina is expected to receive up to £100 million as...
Police Grab Ex-Chess Champ Who Opposes Putin
Over a thousand people gathered in central Moscow today to protest against the Russian government's growing crackdown on political dissent and its increasing tendency to curb the country's newfound democracy. The march -- banned by the Kremlin -- saw the presence of several prominent figures from
Russia's Richest Scuffle in London
They were business partners before their relationship soured. Now it seems that the animosity between Boris Berezovsky and Roman Abramovich, two of Russia's most famous and wealthy expatriates, has reached a new low at a very high-fashion spot -- Hermes. British tabloid the Daily Mail reported that
Russian Businessman Says 'Putin Is in Trouble'
Kremlin opponent and exiled businessman Boris Berezovsky revealed Wednesday that Scotland Yard had warned him last month about an assassination attempt on his life. Scotland Yard would neither confirm nor refute his claims. During a press conference in London, Berezovsky alleged that on June 16
Meet the World's New Richest Man
Mexican Billionaire Carlos Slim Helu Knocks Bill Gates From Top of Forbes List
Russia Reacts to Britain's Expulsions
Lugovoi said Britain was "backed into corner" after expelling Russian diplomats.