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Tensions escalate in Crimea as they ready to take a vote on whether to become part of Russia, reports NBC's Ian Williams with the latest from the region.
Jeffrey Halley, senior FX trading manager at Saxo Capital Markets, says investors may have been too complacent as there are still risks in the Crimean peninsula.
Crimea's parliament voted on Thursday to join Russia, setting a referendum in 10 days, drawing a sharp riposte from U.S. President Barack Obama.
Crimea's parliament will hold a referendum in 10 days on whether to join Russia. Jacob Kirkegaard, Senior Research Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says this latest development is 'clearly an escalation' by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Tensions over Ukraine went up a notch after Crimea's parliament pledges to hold a referendum in 10 days on whether to join Russia. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports.
CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama proposed the Crimea referendum violates international law.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services discusses why higher yields didn't derail a strong gain for stocks.
U.S. bonds were little changed on Thursday, as investors awaited further news from Ukraine, as well as the crucial NFP jobs report.
As Ukraine remains in crisis mode, the country's oligarchs have more than their wealth at stake.
U.S. investments in Russia and Ukraine are not likely to be heavily impacted, long term, by current military and political tensions.
CNBC's John Harwood and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera react to President Obama's comments on the Ukrainian crisis.
President Barack Obama says he has signed an executive order that authorizes sanctions on individuals and entities responsible for violating the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Crimea's parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum within 10 days in an escalation of the crisis over Crimea.
News of the Crimean referendum on joining Russian was well-received in Moscow, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.will respond to the latest developments.
The Crimean parliament has approved a March 16 referendum on becoming part of Russia. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the Russians aren't recognizing the Kiev government, and the Kiev government isn't recognizing the Crimean government.
The United States imposed a ban on the visas of Ukrainian and Russian officials who are responsible for threatening the sovereignty of Ukraine. CNBC's John Harwood has the details.
The Crimean parliament approved a March 16th referendum on becoming part of Russia, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.
Investment firms have sharply increased the protection they buy to protect against macroeconomic shocks.
Energy experts at IHS Ceraweek say market dynamics will keep the lid on prices of U.S. natural gas even if more expensive techniques are used to extract it.
Crimean lawmakers voted in favor of a referendum on whether the region should join Russia, a move that Kiev has declared illegal, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.