Russia warns US against 'hasty and reckless' sanctions
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has warned the US not to take "hasty and reckless steps" in response to the crisis in Ukraine's Crimea region. ...
Standoff reported at Ukrainian military base
A stand-off involving pro-Russian soldiers at a Ukrainian military base outside the Crimean city of Sevastopol has reportedly ended without incident.
US economy adds 175,000 jobs in February
U.S. employers added 175,000 jobs in February, picking up the pace of hiring after two months of sluggish job growth.
2014 Winter Paralympics open in Sochi
The Paralympic Games have opened in Sochi, Russia, despite the Russia-Ukraine tension centered on the Crimean peninsula.
Crimean vote joining Russia condemned as 'illegitimate'
The European Union and United States have joined Ukraine's government in condemning as "illegitimate" a move by the Crimea region to set up a referend ...