• Europeans more in bed with Putin than let on     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    in today's Santelli Exchange, Holman Jenkins, Jr., Wall Street Journal columnist, discusses Europe's dependency on Russian gas.

  • Diplomacy & the end game     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 9:47 AM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda reports on a flurry of diplomatic efforts by Russia towards Ukraine in the past 24 hours.

  • Who's on Putin's American payroll? Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 9:26 AM ET
    A portion of Russian Embassy complex in Washington, D.C.

    Russia retains a battery of well-paid American public affairs experts and lobbyists, including PR firm Ketchum.

  • Russia's end game in Ukraine     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    NBC's Jim Maceda provides the latest details out of Moscow and thefeeling is that things seem to be spinning toward a diplomatic solution in Ukraine, he says.

  • Russian missile launch unrelated to Ukraine     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 3:33 AM ET

    The Russian missile launch was a regular exercise and not related to the situation in Ukraine reports NBC's Jim Maceda from Moscow.

  • How Ukraine could become 'ungovernable'     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    David Dalton, eastern Europe editor at Economist Intelligence Unit and Samuel Greene, founding director of the Russia Institute at King's College London, discuss potential solutions to the Ukraine crisis.

  • What Ukraine needs to do for an IMF deal     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Dimitry Sologoub, chief economist at Raiffensen Bank Ukraine, comments on the situation in Crimea, Ukraine, and what the main obstacles to a deal with the IMF are.

  • This is what investors should be focusing on     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:50 AM ET

    Paul Donovan, Global Economist, Managing Director at UBS, says investors should focus on the broader implications of the Ukraine crisis, such as the risk of sanctions being applied.

  • Ukraine still in 'delicate' situation: Pro     Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:06 AM ET

    While tensions have eased in Ukraine, Hans Goetti, Head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale A Luxembourg, says the situation remains 'delicate'.

  • Alberto Ades, Co-head of Global Economics & Head of Global Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses latest developments in Ukraine which saw tensions ease overnight on Russian President Vladimir Putin's speech.

  • Crimea strategic asset to Russian navy: Pro     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    Gen. Mark Kimmitt, U.S Army (Ret.) and former assistant Secretary of State, and Barry Pavel, Atlantic Council vice president, discusses the sentiment of the U.S on Russia's open option to force in Ukraine.

  • CNBC contributor Stephanie Link; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Cliff Noreen, Babson Capital; and CNBC's Bob Pisani discuss how Reuters' report of the U.S boycotting the G8 summit impacts the U.S markets.

  • Reuters: U.S to boycott G8 Summit in Sochi     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 7:07 PM ET

    Reuters reports the U.S will boycott the G8 Summit in Sochi, Russia unless Russia backs down in Ukraine.

  • Putin is in a 'no lose' situation : Pro     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Paul Krake, Founder of View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, explains why he thinks Russian President Vladimir Putin is in a 'no lose' situation and the West may be a 'toothless tiger' right now.

  • What are Russia's intentions?     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Jim Carafano, VP of Foreign Policy at Heritage Foundation, explains why he thinks Russian President Vladimir Putin is taking a page out of the Russia-Georgia conflict in dealing with Ukraine.

  • Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners, says Russia has way too much invested in the West to start a soviet-style aggression campaign.

  • Like it or not: Russia-US energy interdependence Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:01 PM ET
    An oil storage tank at the Salym Petroleum oil fields near the Bazhenov shale formation in Salym, Russia.

    As political tensions rise, the cooperation between the U.S. and Russia in the energy industry is large and growing, experts at IHS CERAWeek say.

  • Ukraine crisis ease on Putin's comments     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 5:01 PM ET

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the use of force would be a last resort, quelling fears of a conflict in Ukraine. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev.

  • Disney hands DISH digital keys     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on a deal between DISH and Disney which offers streaming content and the ability for DISH to create an Internet-based TV subscription service.

  • Virginie Maisonneuve, Global Head of Equities at Pimco, says despite uncertainty and volatility in the market over the next 12-18 months there will be room for equities in the portfolio in a low-rate environment.