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2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
A man passes by the car painted in the colors of Russian flag near a Soviet-era monument to Vladimir Lenin in the central square in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
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7 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network
PanARMENIAN.Net - Ethnic Armenian Ruben Avanesyan, killed in a standoff between Ukraine's pro-Russian activists and ultranationalists, was commemorated at rally in Donetsk.
11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
As Russia stands accused of supporting armed takeovers of government buildings in eastern Ukraine, its own economy is taking a hit from the crisis, as Western sanctions and fears of war depress its markets and slow its growth.
15 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Gunfire could be heard from the airfield at the town of Kramatorsk after a fighter jet swooped low over the area.
17 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency
Ukrainian soldiers departed earlier on Tuesday to towns and cities across the eastern parts of the country.
21 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
In this photo taken on Monday, April 14, 2014, Ukrainian soldiers sit on top of military vehicles parked in a field about 70 kilometers from the eastern Ukrainian town of Slovyansk, where the Ukrainian regional administration building was seized by pro-Russian activists.
"Again the world is watching while heavily armed 'unidentified men in green' camouflage suits suddenly appear in Eastern Ukrainian towns, occupy police stations, buildings of the Ukrainian secret agency SBU and other governmental agencies, and take the lead of the separatist movement that is now enveloping this part of the country.
Turchynov's office said that in a telephone conversation with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, he invited the world organization to join the "anti-terrorist" operation in eastern Ukraine.
UKRAINE: U.S. ambassador to the UN Samantha Power told the UN Security Council last night , "We are being bombarded by Russian disinformation and propaganda while the Ukrainians are being confronted by incitement and violence."
The anti-Kiev protests are expanding in Ukraine's Donetsk Region, where activists are besieging police HQ in the city of Gorlovka.
A pro-Russian mob on Monday seized a police building in yet another city in Russian-leaning eastern Ukraine, defying government warnings that it was preparing to act against the insurgents.
Russia and the West locked horns over the escalating crisis in Ukraine at UN Security Council emergency talks Sunday as deadly clashes flared between Ukrainian forces and pro-Kremlin militias.
Separatists unleashed a fusillade of automatic weapons fire as they took control of the police headquarters in Kramatorsk, a city that lies between Donetsk, Kharkiv, and Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, on April 13. WATCH: Separatists unleashed a fusillade of automatic weapons fire as they took control of the police headquarters in Kramatorsk, a city ... (more)
In a wide-ranging, exclusive interview with George Stephanopoulos Sunday morning on This Week , U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power had harsh words for Russian President Vladimir Putin in the wake of pro-Russian soldiers' recent takeovers of government buildings in several eastern Ukrainian cities.
Former President Leonid Kuchma believes the Kremlin always expected Ukraine to move toward the EU and NATO and had the current scenario "in mind all along."
Federal investigators are looking into a driver's claim that a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened out-of-control across a freeway median and slammed into a bus taking high school... Federal investigators are looking into a driver's claim that a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened out-of-control across ... (more)