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Russia Transfers Brittney Griner to Dreaded Penal Colony

Attorneys for Griner said they don’t expect to know her exact location for a couple of weeks. By Stacy M.…

Russian Court Upholds Brittney Griner Conviction

By Stacy M. BrownNNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia WNBA Star Brittney Griner will remain in a Russian prison and serve…

Brittney Griner at ‘weakest moment’ in Russia, her wife says

WNBA star Brittney Griner is at her "absolute weakest moment in life right now" as she faces a hearing in…

Mikhail Gorbachev, who steered Soviet breakup, dead at 91

Mikhail Gorbachev, who set out to revitalize the Soviet Union but ended up unleashing forces that led to the collapse…

WNBA’s Griner convicted at drug trial, sentenced to 9 years

By JIM HEINTZ Associated Press KHIMKI, Russia (AP) — U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner was convicted Thursday in Russia of…

Griner’s Russian trial considers medicinal use of cannabis

The drug trial of American basketball star Brittney Griner in a Russian court focused Tuesday on testimony that cannabis, while…

Griner appears in court, pleads guilty in Russia drugs trial

By JIM HEINTZ Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Jailed American basketball star Brittney Griner on Thursday pleaded guilty to drug…

Weigh-in on “Evil” description of Russian President Vladimir Putin

When you hear and see Russian President Vladimir Putin’s name in media and on the Web these days, he is…

U.S. Government Steps in Reclassifying Brittney Griner’s Detainment in Russia as Wrongful

By Grace Boteng | Houston Forward Times It has been 4 months and counting since WNBA star, Olympic gold medalist,…

US officials: Griner now considered wrongfully detained

The United States will more aggressively work to secure Brittney Griner's release even as the legal case against her plays…