John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State "remains optimistic" in this current world of turmoil, giving three examples of individuals giving up their terror-related worlds for a life of "building" and not "destroying."» Read More
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama is taking heat for his handling of geopolitical events taking place around the world.
Secretary of State John Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will sit down with top Chinese leaders to begin a dialogue in an attempt to repair a strained relationship over cyberspying and maritime disputes, among other issues, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Russia's Lavrov urged a halt to Ukraine's military operation against separatist rebels in the east, warning of a new round of bloodshed.
Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iraqi officials to try and get them to form a new government as ISIS captures more towns. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest from the besieged country.
The State Department confirmed that Russia has sent tanks and other heavy weapons to separatists in Ukraine. NYT reports.
The deteriorating situation in Iraq "might play out for quite some time," but U.S. stocks should be able to weather the storm, Gabelli Funds' Howard Ward tells CNBC.
The rules are simple. Keep things light. Remember to congratulate the graduates. And if you can do it from space—as one speaker did—that helps, too.
At the end of February, Ukraine's months-long conflict erupted into a series of violent clashes. Here's what you should know.
U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
Stocks wrapped up the session on a high note, with the Dow logging triple-digit gains, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said there's still room for the central bank to help the economy. But major index ended relatively flat for the first quarter.
Ukraine on Monday denounced the visit of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to Crimea.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Monday, with global shares boosted hopes of stimulus in both the euro zone and China.
April could be the cruelest month for stocks so far this year if warmer weather doesn't reverse a trend of weaker economic data.
Defying Ukrainian protests and Western sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty in Moscow on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia.
Moscow shipped more troops and armor into Crimea on Friday, showing no sign of bowing to Western demands to pull back.
Secretary of State John Kerry had an in-depth conversation with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on how to best resolve the Ukraine crisis. Kerry said, "We believe the referendum is contrary to the constitution of Ukraine and a violation of international law."
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses the looming Crimean referendum and reports on increasing violence in the eastern part of Ukraine.
Tensions around Ukraine will dominate markets Friday as diplomatic efforts are expected to generate buzz ahead of Sunday's referendum in Crimea.
Stocks tumbled amid concerns events surrounding Ukraine are escalating and China's slowing growth will rub off on the global economy and bite corporate profits.