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  • Ukraine suffers bloodiest day of protests

    NBC's Jim Maceda describes the latest situation in Ukraine where at least 18 people died during violent clashes between security forces and civilians.

  • Kiev sees worst day of violence in 12 weeks

    At least 14 protesters and seven policemen were killed as Ukrainian riot police advanced onto a central square in Kiev. NBC's Richard Engel reports.

  • Clashes in Kiev, Ukraine

    CNBC's Melissa Lee reports on the outburst of protests in Kiev City Center. Ukraine, as well as the police response.

  • Violence plagues Ukraine

    CNBC's Sara Eisen reports anti-government protests have intensified in Kiev, Ukraine, leading to a government curfew. Protests have also erupted in Venezuela. A key leader has gone underground but is expected to surface soon.

  • Ukraine protest escalates

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports anti-government protests have intensified in Kiev, Ukraine.

  • Ukranian passenger threatens flight crew

    A detained Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, after demanding the crew divert the plane to Sochi. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports security is still on the case investigating whether the passenger had any accomplices.

  • NBC: Turkish official says hijacker detained

    A Ukrainian passenger who claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, has been detained, after demanding the crew divert the plane to Sochi. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details.

  • Attempted hijacked plane lands safely

    A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi. The plane has landed safely in Istanbul, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Attempted hijack of plane to Sochi

    A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Protestors won't quit until Yanukovitch resigns: Pro

    David Dalton, Eastern Europe editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, says protests in Ukraine are likely to continue until President Viktor Yanukovitch resigns.

  • Where does Ukraine-Russia relationship stand?

    Stefan Auer, Associate Professor in European Studies at University of Hong Kong, explains why Ukraine's Viktor Yanukovich is unlikely to backtrack on plans with Russia despite ongoing protests.

  • Potential for war in Ukraine is 'real': Pro

    Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, says the potential for war in Ukraine is "real". He also discusses other geopolitical risks facing the globe in 2014.

  • No 'significant scope' for intervention in Ukraine: Pro

    Jonathan Wood, associate director at Control Risks, says it is unlikely that there will be any external intervention in Ukraine, despite the European Union suggesting it could act.

  • Ukraine could risk creating a civil war if they don't "get their house in order", the European Union's justice chief told CNBC.

  • Ukraine protesters want early elections

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports protesters lit fires throughout Kiev in Ukraine Thursday morning.

  • UK has Scotland, Russia has Ukraine: VTB CEO

    Andrey Kostin, president and chairman of the management board at VTB Group,discusses Ukraine and says that Russia is as attached to it as the U.K. is to Scotland.

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    Goldman has been quietly moving thousands of jobs to cheaper cities like Salt Lake City in recent years, a move that's finally paying off.

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    Singapore's GIC Pte Ltd is partnering a group of investors to buy $1.3 billion worth of Manhattan office space from Time Warner Inc..

  • Ukrainians wants EU integration: Opposition

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk, leader of the All Ukrainian Union Fatherland, says the majority of Ukrainians support integration in the European Union, as Russia would not help implement the necessary reforms.

  • Everyone in Norway became a theoretical crown millionaire on Wednesday in a milestone for the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund.