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Pro-Russia activists guard a barricade outside the police regional building seized by the separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk on April 17, 2014. (credit: GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Jews In Eastern Ukraine Province Receive Leaflet Telling Them To ‘Register’ Their Religion, Property

The Jewish community in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine were reportedly told to “register” their property with the interim pro-Russian government or face deportation.

12 hours ago

A pro-Russia activist uses a mobile phone as he guards a  barricade outside the police regional building seized by the separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk on April 17, 2014. (credit: GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Hagel: US Will Send Non-Lethal Assistance To Ukraine’s Military

Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine.

12 hours ago

President Barack Obama speaks to guests at the Community College of Allegheny County on April 16, 2014 in Oakdale, Pa. (credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘We Don’t Need A War’ With Russia

President Barack Obama says that the United States is not looking to go to war with Russia over the unrest in Ukraine.

17 hours ago

File photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin. (credit: Harry Engels/Getty Images)

Putin: ‘Nonsense’ That Russian Forces Causing Unrest In Eastern Ukraine

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Thursday dismissed claims that Russian special forces are fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine as “nonsense,” but expressed hope for success of four-way talks on settling the crisis.

18 hours ago

Armed men wearing military fatigues gather by Armored Personnel Carriers (APC) as they stand guard outside the regional state building seized by pro-Russian separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk on April 16, 2014. (credit: GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Some Ukrainian Soldiers Switching Their Allegiance To Russia

A column of armored personnel carriers flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russia demonstrators on Wednesday. Some of the troops aboard said they were Ukrainian soldiers who had switched allegiance.

04/16/2014

The Ukrainian national flag waved at a pro-Ukraine rally in the eastern city of Lugansk. (Getty Images)

Ukraine: Military Secures Airport From Attack

Forces say they repelled an attack by about 30 gunmen at a small airport just hours after Ukraine government announces an “anti-terror operation” against pro-Russian fighters.

04/15/2014

Pro-Russia activists stand in front a so-called Donetsk Republic flag as they guard a barricade outside the regional police building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk on April 15, 2014. (credit: GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Pro-Russian Insurgents Digging In Across Eastern Ukraine

Pro-Russian insurgents dug in Tuesday across eastern Ukraine, fortifying positions around seized buildings and erecting new barricades even as Ukrainian troops and tanks began to set up outside and roll into some eastern cities now controlled by armed men. The uptick in war-like posturing by all sides in the Ukrainian crisis has world leaders scrambling to find a solution.

04/15/2014

File photo of Sen. John McCain. (credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

US Senator McCain Mocks EU’s Russia Sanctions

Sen. John McCain of Arizona has dismissed the European Union’s sanctions on Russia following the crisis in Ukraine as “almost a joke” during a tour of the Baltic countries.

04/15/2014

In this handout image provided by Host Photo Agency, Russian President Vladimir Putin greets President Barack Obama at the G20 summit on Sept. 5, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia. (credit: Guneev Sergey/Host Photo Agency via Getty Images)

Obama, Putin Show Little Sign Of Agreement After Speaking For First Time In 2 Weeks

Speaking for the first time in more than two weeks, President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin showed little sign of agreement on Monday, with the U.S. leader urging pro-Russian forces to de-escalate the situation in eastern Ukraine and Putin denying that Moscow was interfering in the region.

04/15/2014

In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. (credit: The Guardian via Getty Images)

Reporters Behind Snowden, NSA Stories Among Pulitzer Contenders

The Pulitzer Prizes, journalism’s highest honor, will be announced Monday.

04/14/2014

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