Russia

  1. WATCH: Russian Troops Fire Warning Shots at Ukrainian Soldiers

    Russian soldiers occupying the Belbek airbase in Crimea fired warning shots at unarmed Ukrainian soldiers hoping to negotiate. Watch the raw video here.

    March 4, 2014
  2. WATCH: Pro-Russian Protesters Raise Russian Flag in Eastern Ukraine

    Many Ukrainians in eastern Ukraine are pro-Russia and support their occupation of Crimea.

    March 1, 2014
  3. Terrifying Photos From Inside Russian Occupied Crimea

    Over 2,000 troops are already in Russian-sympathetic Crimea, and Putin is trying to send more. Check out disturbing images of machine gun nests, unmarked soldiers and banners reading “Crimea Russsia.”

    March 1, 2014
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  4. WATCH: Obama Warns Russia of ‘Costs’ for Ukraine Invasion

    Today Barack Obama discussed what the United States plans on doing as they keep tabs on the situation in Ukraine and Russia.

    February 28, 2014
  5. Russian ‘Invasion’ of Ukraine: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Reports from inside Crimea say that at least 2,000 Russian troops have landed in Ukraine.

    February 28, 2014
  6. What’s Happening in Crimea? Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    A pro-Russian backlash and “invasion” of Crimea by Russian troops have people asking: What’s happening in Crimea?

    February 28, 2014
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  7. Sochi Olympics Closing Ceremony: All the Photos You Need to See

    Every photo you need to see from today’s closing ceremony right here.

    February 23, 2014
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  8. T.J. Oshie: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    T.J. Oshie, a hockey player for the NHL team St. Louis Blues, led the US Olympic hockey team to victory against the Russians in Sochi.

    February 15, 2014
  9. Iouri Podladtchikov, The Master of YOLO: The Photos You Need to See

    Iouri Podladtchikov shocked the world as he snowboarded to victory over the favorite Shaun White who finished in fourth place. Here are the pics you need to see

    February 11, 2014
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  10. Russian Wedding Fails: 40 WTF Photos of Hot Putin Love

    Somewhere, something got lost in translation.

    February 9, 2014
  11. Russia Bans Bitcoin: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Russia has just banned the controversial currency known as Bitcoin. Here’s what we know so far about this developing story.

    February 7, 2014
  12. Olympic Charter Google Doodle: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    To protest anti-gay legislation in Russia, Google’s doodle is a pro-LGBT rainbow and a link to the Olympic Charter for human rights.

    February 7, 2014
  13. Opening Ceremony Snowflake Fail Spotlights Sochi’s Woes

    The Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony encountered a major, embarrassing problem.

    February 7, 2014
  14. Heidi Kloser’s Olympic Heartbreak: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    American freestyle skier Heidi Kloser’s dreams were crushed when she broke her leg and tore her ACL in the moguls qualifiers.

    February 7, 2014
  15. PHOTOS: The Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony

    Failing snowflakes? Air hostesses from the future? All of the Olympic athletes? It’s all here!

    February 6, 2014
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