Russia's World Cup Sparks Old Fears of Abandoned Mothers and 'Festival Children'

Some in the host nation are worried what will happen nine months after foreign fans leave.

Conspiracy Theories Make the World Cup Go Round

The World Cup has been fodder for conspiracy theorists with ...

In the World Cup Friend Zone, Tinder Rules

A surge in Tinder matches during the World Cup has some Russians unusually spoiled for choice.

Post-World Cup, Russia is a Country Changed

The World Cup is not even over and Russians are already full of nostalgia for a time when, it seemed, everything was possible.