| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:05 PM
KIEV, Ukraine – Several thousand riot police swept into Kiev’s Independence Square about 4 a.m. Saturday and cleared the area of protesters who had gathered to oppose their president’s rejection of a pact that would link this former...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:06 PM
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine's president faced growing street protests at home Friday after he rejected an agreement to tie his nation's political and economic future to the West, instead keeping intact Ukraine's historical links with Moscow.
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:24 PM
KIEV, Ukraine -- Protesters took to the streets in Ukraine’s capital Friday after President Viktor Yanukovich abandoned plans to sign a trade and association agreement with the European Union in favor of staying within Russia’s orbit.
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Ukraine announced Thursday that it was suspending its bid to join the European Union in favor of working toward better trade ties with Russia, a sign of the Kremlin's success in keeping a former Soviet republic within its political orbit.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko announced his intention to run for president of Ukraine in 2015.
The older brother of fellow heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko declared his candidacy in front of the Ukrainian parliament during a speech...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Websites registered in China, Russia, Ukraine and Canada continue to dominate the list of "most notorious" markets for distributing pirated movies and TV shows, an industry report shows.
The survey, compiled by the Motion Picture Assn. of America at the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Selena Gomez has canceled a series of her concerts in Eastern Europe after reportedly being denied a visa by Russia.
The pop star/actress had to cancel concerts in Belarus set for Friday and additional stops in Ukraine and the entire Russian leg of...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:11 AM
The Bloodhound Gang was ordered not to perform at a Russian music festival over the weekend after a recent incident in Ukraine that involved the Russian flag.
According to CNN, Jared Hasselhoff, a member of the Pennsylvania-based rock band best known...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:15 AM
A museum director in Kiev, Ukraine, has painted over a mural she commissioned from artist Volodymyr Kuznetsov.
Natalia Zabolotna, general director of the Ukraine’s Mystetskyi Arsenal (“Art Arsenal”), used black paint to cover...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:55 AM
This post has been updated with information from an amended criminal complaint filed Thursday afternoon.
Hackers allegedly targeted 15 financial institutions, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc. and E-Trade, as part of a nearly two-year-...
| Jan 27, 2013
ISTANBUL, Turkey — As we sat on the Breeza, the open aft deck of the Azamara Quest, we watched the shadow line of the sunset climb the sheer, volcanic cliff above Skala, the tender landing area on the island of Santorini in the southern Aegean.