Russian stocks hit a four and a half year low ahead of this weekend's pivotal referendum in Crimea to split off from Ukraine, NBC's Ian Williams reports the latest developments on the crisis.» Read More
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the Russian ruble and bonds as the Crimea vote looms.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on comments made by Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, as well as the impact of the Ukraine crisis on the Russian economy.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on questions over the Crimea ballot, and Ukrainians are very nervous about the outcome of the Crimea vote.
President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House. Yatsenyuk says his country feels the United States stands by his people.
President Obama hosts Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the White House to address solutions to the Ukraine crisis, as well as the Ukraine economy.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil dropped to $97 on China concerns and a huge oil inventory build this week. Nat gas took a breath on warmer temperatures. And gold was up while copper was down again.
President Obama welcomes Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to the White House to discuss a way to head off the crisis in Ukraine and to ensure that the Ukrainian people can choose their direction for the future.
According to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, economic pessimism and frustration with Washington are taking its toll on President Obama's popularity and that could make Democrats more vulnerable in the upcoming Congressional elections, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on accusations by Senate leaders of the CIA hacking into Senate computers during the Iraq war.
Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), shares his ideas on how to fix America's jobs crisis and reduce the jobless rate. The workforce participation rate is at historic lows for men, says Portman.
Labor unions are complaining Obamacare creates more income inequality. Former Clinton White House official David Goodfriend; Republican pollster & strategist John McLaughlin; and Paul Howard, Manhattan Institute senior fellow, discuss.
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.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) says we want a tax code that says the more you invest in the economy, the less you have to pay Uncle Sam. He shares his message for businesses with money overseas.
NBC's Ian Williams reports the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will be traveling to the U.S. to meet President Obama in Washington.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Disappointing China data dominated the markets, which drove oil down. Copper was down, as well. Gold closed up about $3 on the day.
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.
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.
The Russian military is now firmly entrenched in Crimea and have no intention of leaving anytime soon, reports NBC's Jim Miklaszewski.
President Vladimir Putin rebuffed a warning from Barack Obama over Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, saying that Russia could not ignore calls for help from ethnic Russians in Ukraine.