Russia's economy ministry said on Saturday it expected gross domestic product to fall 3 percent this year, more optimistic than many analysts' forecasts of a 4-5 percent drop.» Read More
The situation in Kiev has taken a turn for the worse after violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police have left as many as 28 dead and 450 injured, reports NBC News Correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin.
President Obama warns of consequences over continued Ukrainian violence and holds the Ukrainian government responsible for dealing with peaceful protesters in an appropriate way.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan tours the new F1 facility in Sochi that will host the 2014 Russian Grand Prix, the first Formula 1 race in Russia in more than 100 years.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports the Russian hockey team has been eliminated from Olympic competition and provides a medal count from Sochi.
Adrian Karatnycky, Atlantic Council senior fellow, explains why Ukrainians have turned on Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych.
CNBC's Brain Sullivan reports Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych has replaced the head of the army. Neil Buckley, Financial Times, Eastern Europe editor, provides insight on the Ukrainian uprising.
Russia created a brand new ski resort with the hope it would be used beyond the Sochi Olympics of 2014, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports on the protests and police backlash in Kiev, Ukraine, and how it's impacting the Russian economy.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speaks with Al Michaels about the importance of hockey to the country of Russia and what the "Miracle on Ice" meant to USA hockey.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports violence has killed at least 25 people and hundreds are injured in clashes between protesters and police in Kiev, Ukraine.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports at least 10 policemen are dead and hundreds are injured in riots in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. What began as a peaceful protest against Viktor Yanukovych's decision to reject a trade deal with Europe and tilt toward Russia turned to violent chaos.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan provides a medal count from the Sochi Olympics, and reports the U.S. has won its first two-man bobsled medal since 1952.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan provides an update from the Sochi Olympics, including a historic win for the U.S. two-man bobsled team and more controversy with the U.S. speed skating uniforms.
Meryl Davis and Charlie White won the first ever U.S. gold in ice dancing. Both discuss what drew world class ice dancing coaches to Detroit.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman discusses the good and bad factors that play a role in the NHL going to the Olympics.
Brian Sullivan and Dina Gusovsky went to Brighton Beach Brooklyn to get Brian ready for his reporting in Sochi. From the food, to the clothing, to the Russian "banyas," it's a crash course in Russian customs.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports where Russia's Putin is showing up around Sochi, and provides an update on the controversy facing Under Armour's speed skating suits.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on highlights from last night's competition, and provides the latest medal count from Sochi
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the highlights from last night's competition, Under Armour's problems in outfitting the athletes, and the latest medal count from Sochi
From the Olympic Games in Sochi, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with John Faraci, chairman & CEO of International Paper, about his company's big stake in Russia's natural resources.