• Putin is a 'young Joe Stalin': Boone Pickens Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 9:20 AM ET
    T. Boone Pickens

    The Russian president's hold on the Crimean peninsula in Ukraine could pose a serious energy risk to Europe, oilman T. Boone Pickens says.

  • Yanukovich: Army will ignore 'criminal orders' Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 9:10 AM ET
    Ukrainian soldiers inside the Belbek military base

    Ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich insists that he remains Ukraine's legitimate president and commander-in-chief.

  • Boone: Strong natural gas prices through the summer  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, discusses how natural gas inventories are likely to impact the price of natural gas.

  • Boone's natural gas energy plan  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:38 AM ET

    T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, shares his plans to use natural gas to fuel vehicles. It would be a "nightmare" to have the government build the infrastructure, says Boone.

  • T. Boone Pickens: 'Putin is a young Joe Stalin'  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, talks about the nation's energy boom and sounds off on Russia's attempt to profit from Ukraine's natural resources.

  • Ousted Ukraine President insists he's in charge  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports Ukraine launches its national guard ahead, as Yanukovych declares he remains Ukraine's president and commander-in-chief.

  • Yanukovych: I remain Ukraine's president  Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 6:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Maceda reports ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych insists he is still the legitimate leader of the Ukraine.

  • US LNG permits moving way too slow: Pro  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:19 PM ET

    Why LNG exports make sense, and why the government needs to speed up approvals, with Michael S. Smith, Freeport LNG Chairman & CEO, and Daniel Yergin, IHS Vice Chairman.

  • 'Crimea is lost': Nomura  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:16 PM ET

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, explains why he thinks Ukraine and its Western allies have lost hold of Crimea, as the latter prepares for a referendum to join Russia on Sunday.

  • Russia vs Ukraine: 'No contest' if fighting starts Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 3:45 PM ET
    Russian armored personnel carriers reported to be heading to Simferopol of Crimea, Ukraine.

    When it comes to the conflict over Crimea, Ukraine has few if any military options.

  • Watch Art Cashin: Factors pushing stocks lower Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services discusses why the U.S. stock market was under pressure Monday.

  • Russia vs Ukraine: No contest  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports that despite intense diplomatic discussions, Russia continues to infiltrate Crimea. Peter Felstead, Jane's Defence, breaks down the size differential and defense budgets of the Russian and Ukrainian militaries.

  • Crimean referendum 'illegal': UK's Cameron  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    U.K. prime minister, David Cameron, says should it go forward, the Crimean referendum would be viewed as illegal and that there would be consequences for Russia if it continued to intervene.

  • Crimea now Putin's 'red line'  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    Protests continued over the weekend in Crimea and Ukraine, reports NBC's Jim Maceda, even as Russia appears to step even further onto Ukraine's doorstep.

  • Markets will punish Russia: Pro  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:33 AM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, explains why he thinks the Russian ruble will get weaker. And Carl Larry, explains why oil prices could continue to rise.

  • Sabre-rattling continues in Ukraine  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports tensions remain high between Russia and Ukraine, and Germany's Merkel remarks the Crimea referendum is illegal.

  • Crimean minefield reports are 'troubling'  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    International monitors were prevented from entering Crimea over the weekend, NBC's Jim Maceda reports, adding that some reports state that fresh minefields have been placed between Crimea and the rest of Ukraine.

  • Putin defends Crimea's push to hold referendum  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Maceda reports tensions remain high between Russia and Ukraine as the conflict between the two countries intensifies. Right now it's about money, energy and Putin, says Maceda.

  • Want to stop Putin? Go after the money  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 7:03 PM ET

    Go after the Russian oligarchs? Target Russian assets abroad? William Taylor, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, and Stephen Myrow, Beacon Policy Advisors managing partner, discuss how to get Putin to back out of Crimea.

  • Russian military entrenched in Crimea  Friday, 7 Mar 2014 | 7:01 PM ET

    The Russian military is now firmly entrenched in Crimea and have no intention of leaving anytime soon, reports NBC's Jim Miklaszewski.