Violence looms over eastern Ukraine
A politician’s murder casts a dark shadow over the pro-Russia rebellion.
Separatists storm regional buildings in Luhansk (LIVE BLOG)
Meanwhile, the EU imposed sanctions on political and military leaders in connection to the Ukraine crisis. The EU's sanctions come on the heels of more US sanctions.
This Russian coin will commemorate 'Crimea's reunification'
It's got a picture of Putin on it, of course.
Siberian husky hotwires car and crashes it into a Mercedes. In Siberia.
Puppies are the WORST drivers.
What’s Moscow’s game plan for eastern Ukraine?
Crimea was one story, but the unruly east is another.
Russian court convicts anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny of libel over a tweet
Russian internet providers blocked access to his blog last month at the order of federal prosecutors.
Pope Francis asks everyone to remember what Easter is really about
Hint: it's not about a shootout in Ukraine and clashes in Israel.
Drunk Russian teen drives into Easter procession, kills 2
Witnesses said the car was out of control and flew straight at the column of people.
So much for an Easter truce in east Ukraine
Russia said it was 'outraged' at the return of violence.
Ukraine is pulling back from the abyss, for now
There are some signs of progress in Geneva, but will it last?
Whistleblower Edward Snowden makes a surprise appearance on Putin's TV call-in
Russian President Vladimir Putin talked about mass surveillance, Western sanctions and European energy needs in his address.
#TBT: Watch the Soviet Union's amazing 1969 adaptation of Winnie the Pooh
"Vinny Pukh" is the star of today's global throwback.
Loathing and lawlessness in occupied eastern Ukraine
Ukrainian forces are proving unable to reassert control over pro-Russia activists with serious grievances.
These 50 lions may starve to death because of the crisis in Ukraine
The safari park in Crimea has had its bank account blocked since the Russian annexation.
How the world gets drunk, in 4 surprising charts
Sorry Russians. When it comes to bingeing, you’ve got nothing on Vietnam’s women.
Kyiv readies troops to deal with Russia's 'aggression'
Fears of a 'gas war' are growing.
Pro-Russian gunmen seize more buildings in east Ukraine
Moscow has massed tens of thousands of troops on Ukraine's eastern border.
Ukraine’s revolution isn’t over yet
Kicking out President Viktor Yanukovych may have been the easy part.
Europe's far right is rootin' for Putin
The Russian leader has found allies among the continent’s radical nationalists.
Separatist passions reignite in Ukraine’s east
Pro-Russian activists declare a ‘people’s republic.’
Kyiv promises 'anti-terrorist measures' against pro-Russian protesters who take up arms
Pro-Moscow protesters in eastern Ukraine seized arms in Luhansk and declared a separatist republic in Donetsk, moves Kyiv described as orchestrated by Russia.
Pro-Russians seize state buildings in eastern Ukraine
Activists chanting "Russia!" broke through police lines Sunday.
Here's why the US and Russia would be MAD to go to war
A look at the nuclear warheads that guarantee our 'mutually assured destruction.'
Russia just hiked up Ukraine's gas prices for the 2nd time in a week
Ukraine says the price increase is political.
Russian minister says US should relax, get some fresh air, do some yoga
The trash talking continues between Russia and the US.
Why eastern Ukraine fears the new regime in Kyiv: A fisherman's tale (VIDEO)
And why Kyiv has more to worry about than just a Russian invasion.
OK ladies, it's official: Putin is single
Putin's divorce from his wife of 30 years was finalized today.
Ukraine’s next president could be a chocolate king with mad street cred
Here's 14 things you should know about Petro Poroshenko, the chocolate factory Midas who thinks he can save Ukraine.
Ukraine calls Russian Prime Minister Medvedev's visit to Crimea a 'crude violation'
Outspoken Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin — targeted by Western sanctions — left no doubt about the symbolism of the trip, saying on Twitter: 'Crimea is ours. Basta!'
Don't worry, Putin says he doesn't want Ukraine
Or so he would have us believe.
Right-wingers want to unseat Kyiv's interim leaders
Pravy Sektor's electoral appeal remains as uncertain as its future, but straw polls suggest a level of admiration — if not support — for the group.