Ted Cruz, now John Boehner’s foe, was once his lawyer

Ted Cruz was once John Boehner’s lawyer. Yep. Some 25 years ago, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, helped represent former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, in a bonkers civil case that eventually…

Putin foe, Navalny bankroller opens up on opposition leader’s potential future

Evgeny Chichvarkin knows what it’s like to be on the wrong side of Vladimir Putin. As a young man in Russia in those go-go 90s, he made a mint in the…

Kremlin foe Navalny remanded for 30 days by judge, spokeswoman says

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been remanded in custody for 30 days by a judge after a court hearing at a police precinct, according to his spokeswoman Kira Yarmysh.…

Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny returns to Russia

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny returned to Russia on Sunday five months after his poisoning with the nerve agent Novichok. He arrived with his wife Yulia Navalnaya at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo…

Kremlin foe Navalny says he will fly home despite threats

Top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said Wednesday he would go home to Russia over the weekend despite the Russian prison service’s latest motion to put him behind bars for allegedly…