Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday again attempted to sidestep any blame in connection with last week's downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet and demanded that international teams be ensured safe access to the crash site.
The downing of a passenger jet over separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine puts Russian President Vladimir Putin in a tight spot.
A Malaysia Airlines jet was shot down by a surface-to-air missile Thursday over separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine, apparently killing all 298 people on board and dramatically raising stakes in the conflict with the Kremlin-backed forces.
A Ukrainian official on Thursday accused Russian forces of shooting down one of his nation?s warplanes the day before near their shared border, raising tensions between the two nations as Ukrainian troops continued their campaign against pro-Russia insurgents.
"Run for cover, everybody; get the hell out of here, on the double!" the leader of the commando unit shouted over his shoulder to the men behind him, his voice echoing eerily in the pitch-black basement. "It is a booby-trap. Watch your step for more wires as you go!"
Separatist gunmen attacked a Ukrainian military base with Russian-made Grad rockets, killing 19 troops and boosting the overnight death toll to about 30 in the latest flare-up of fighting in eastern Ukraine, Russian media and Ukrainian officials said Friday.
Blake Griffin is a serious competitor on the court, but as soon as he's done playing he often shows his lighter side, joking around with his teammates during their post-game interviews or playing with Chris Paul's young son, known as Little Chris. After the Clippers' 86-76 win over the Magic on Wednesday, Grayson Gregory of 810 CBS Sports Radio in Orlando apparently overheard Griffin impersonating former baseball broadcaster Harry Caray for teammate Lamar Odom. The reporter then asked Griffin to describe Ryan Hollins' 13-point, eight-rebound performance in his best Caray voice. Check out the video above to hear the three-time all-star's impersonation of the...