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EU Follows U.S. In Imposing New Sanctions On Russia

EU Follows U.S. In Imposing New Sanctions On RussiaThe European Union has followed the U.S. in imposing a new round of sanctions on Russia for the Kremlin's intervention in Crimea and alleged support of separatist elements inside eastern Ukraine.

U.S. Announces New Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine Unrest

U.S. Announces New Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine UnrestThe White House announced sanctions Monday against seven top Russian officials with links to President Vladimir Putin, including freezing their assets and banning them from obtaining U.S. visas.

Russian Attack Jet Repeatedly Overflies U.S. Warship In Black Sea

Russian Attack Jet Repeatedly Overflies U.S. Warship In Black SeaThe crisis in Ukraine has taken on even more of a Cold War-era feel after a Russian warplane made nearly a dozen low passes over the weekend of a U.S. destroyer that was sailing in the Black Sea.

Mother Of Victim: More Killed By GM Ignition Switch Defect

Mother Of Victim: More Killed By GM Ignition Switch DefectGM has announced the recall of 2.6 million vehicles to search for the faulty ignition switches.

IRS Says It Will Treat Bitcoins As Property, Not Currency

IRS Says It Will Treat Bitcoins As Property, Not CurrencyIn a new rule released on Tuesday, the Internal Revenue Service says it will treat bitcoin and other virtual currencies as property.

Sub-Hunting Planes Use High-Tech Gear To Search For Flight 370

Sub-Hunting Planes Use High-Tech Gear To Search For Flight 370Two of the most advanced maritime surveillance aircraft are being pressed into service to search for possible wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the middle of the Indian Ocean.

Senators Want Watchdog To Investigate Federal Prosecutorial Misconduct

Senators Want Watchdog To Investigate Federal Prosecutorial MisconductA new report from the Project on Government Oversight documents 650 ethics infractions including recklessness and misconduct by Justice Department lawyers over the past decade or so.

Missing Jet Was Way Off Course, Malaysian Air Force Gen. Says

Missing Jet Was Way Off Course, Malaysian Air Force Gen. SaysThere's no sign yet of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 — the Boeing 777 with 239 people aboard that disappeared early Saturday while on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

Russia’s Parliament Approves Putin’s Call For Troops In Ukraine

Russia’s Parliament Approves Putin’s Call For Troops In UkraineRussia's parliament has unanimously approved a request by President Vladimir Putin to authorize the intervention of Moscow's forces in Ukraine until "the normalization of the political situation" there. In response, Ukraine put its own forces on alert and warned that a Russian invasion would spark war between the two countries.

Federal Judge Rules Kentucky Must Recognize Gay Marriages

Federal Judge Rules Kentucky Must Recognize Gay MarriagesU.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn ruled on Thursday that Kentucky must recognize same-sex marriages performed in states where they are legal.