Updated: 03/06/2014 - Lawmakers in the embattled Crimean region of Ukraine have decided to hold a referendum March 16 on whether Crimea should become part of Russia.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Western Europe and Russian officials meet in Paris Wednesday, searching for ways to end the crisis over the Ukraine.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The New York trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, who's charged with conspiring to kill Americans after the Sept. 11 attacks, begins this morning.
Posted: 03/04/2014 - Russian President Vladimir Putin says Ukraine's fugitive President Viktor Yanukovych has no political future.
Posted: 03/02/2014 - Seven countries are skipping the session to protest Russian action in Ukraine.
Posted: 03/02/2014 - Top admiral has declared allegiance to the pro-Russian government in Crimea.
Updated: 03/02/2014 - Pope Francis is urging world leaders to promote dialogue as a way of resolving the crisis in Ukraine.
Posted: 03/02/2014 - Secretary of State John Kerry calls Russia's military incursion into Ukraine `an incredible act of aggression" and says President Vladimir Putin has made "a stunning, willful" choice to invade another country.
Posted: 03/01/2014 - Harper calls for Canada to isolate Russia over Ukraine crisis.
Posted: 03/01/2014 - Russia's parliament has given President Putin the right to send troops into Ukraine.
Posted: 02/28/2014 - 17 have been killed in the past two weeks during protests against government corruption in Venezuela.
Posted: 02/28/2014 - Russian soldiers are seen at strategic points within Ukraine.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - The captain of the Costa Concordia, the luxury cruise ship that wrecked off the coast of Italy killing 32 people, returned to the ship for the first time since the January 2012 accident.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - Ukraine's fugitive former president has shown up in Moscow. Viktor Yanukovych. He's expected to hold a press conference on Friday.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Pope Francis gets world-wide attention for cute picture of himself kissing youngster dressed as a pope for carnival celebration in Italy.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - Ukraine's opposition leaders are supporting Arsenjy Yatsenyuk, a prominent lawmaker, as becoming Ukraine's next Prime Minister.
Posted: 02/25/2014 - A judge in the trial of Oscar Pistorius, paralympic and Olympic star accused of murdering his girlfriend, will allow parts of the trial to be broadcast live on television with restrictions.
Posted: 02/25/2014 - A released Guantanamo Bay detainee is arrested in Britain on suspicion of terrorism related activities.
Posted: 02/25/2014 - A senior Russian lawmaker on a trip to Ukraine's Crimea says that Russia will protect its compatriots there if their lives are in danger.