Former NASA astronaut Dr. Sandy Magnus discounts Russian threat to...
"Oh, no. They're going to use the Space Station," said Dr. Sandy Magnus, who retired as Deputy Chief of NASA's Astronaut Office and is now Executive Director of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Plain Dealer
European Union adopts tough new sanctions on Russia
In this Wednesday, July 16, 2014 file photo, Russia's President Vladimir Putin he arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace, in Brasilia, Brazil.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
US: Russia violated missile treaty
The United States accused Russia on Monday of violating the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, citing cruise missile tests that date to 2008, senior State Department and White House officials said.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
2 children among 13 dead in Ukraine fighting
More death and violence were reported in eastern Ukraine on Sunday, as some investigators stood ready but were unable to go to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, downed more than a week ago.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
What happened? The day Flight 17 was downedFILE - " In this Thursday, ...
Fifteen hundred miles to the west, passengers were checking in for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. It had been a noisy day in this eastern Ukrainian town, residents recounted.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Times Bulletin
US: Russia is firing across border into Ukraine
Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops and preparing to move heavier weaponry across the border, the U.S. and Ukraine charged Friday in what appeared to be an ominous escalation of the crisis.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Ukrainian PM, Cabinet resign
Also Thursday, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and his Cabinet announced their resignation in what Ukrainian political experts said was an expected development.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Ron Paul: The other side of the Ukraine tragedy
Just days after the tragic crash of a Malaysian Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine, Western politicians and media joined together to gain the maximum propaganda value from the disaster.
Bodies Of Victims From Downed Plane Brought Home
Ukraine held a departure ceremony Wednesday for the bodies of many Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 passengers and crew who became victims of fighting raging far below them on the plains of eastern Ukraine.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
US: Russia a created the conditionsa for shoot-downPresident Barack...
President Barack Obama visits the Dutch Embassy in Washington to sign a book of condolence, joined by Deputy Chief of Mission Peter Mollema, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
The Columbus Dispatch
Tiberi calls for tougher economic sanctions against Russia
WASHINGTON Calling Russian President Vladimir Putin "Czar Putin," Rep. Pat Tiberi today urged President Barack Obama to step up efforts to export natural gas to Europe to encourage European countries to back tougher economic sanctions against Russia.
Russia offers alternate takes for MH17 crash
In the tangled aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, two narratives have emerged -- one that most of the world subscribes to, and another that Russia and the rebels are pushing.
Train goes to Kharkiv with crash victims' remains
A train carrying the remains of people killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on Wednesday on their way to the Netherlands, a journey which has been agonizingly slow for relatives of the victims.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: What we know now
Ukrainian woman adds her floral tribute to the mountain of flowers placed in commemoration of the MH17 victims at the Dutch embassy in Kiev, Ukraine, on July 21. / Sergey Dolzhenko, EPA The United Nations Security Council was preparing to vote Monday on a resolution demanding international access to the crash site where Flight 17 went down.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Kerry: 'Moment of truth' for Putin
The United States upped pressure on Vladimir Putin on Sunday over his response to the Malaysia Airlines jet shoot-down in eastern Ukraine, with Secretary of State John Kerry noting on CNN that it was a "moment of truth" for the Russian president.
Rebels In Ukraine Take Bodies From Crash Site
Armed rebels forced emergency workers to hand over all 196 bodies recovered from the Malaysia Airlines crash site and then had them loaded onto refrigerated train cars bound for a rebel-held city, Ukrainian officials said Sunday.
The Daily Record
Ukraine crisis shows divisions in old Soviet bloc
Poland's foreign minister had sharp words on the downing of the Malaysia Airlines jumbo jet in Ukraine -- blaming the crash on Russia-backed "bandits."
Without radar, missile may not have identified jetFILE - " In this...
American officials said Friday that they believe the Boeing 777 was brought down by an SA-11 missile fired from an area of eastern Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian separatists.
Sat Jul 19, 2014