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Crimea Goes To The Polls In Crucial Referendum

Crimeans vote to join Russia

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Crimeans have overwhelmingly voted to leave Ukraine and join Russia. The vote came almost exactly two weeks after thousands of Russian troops occupied…read more

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Obama Meets With Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk At The White House

New Ukrainian PM appeals to Obama for support

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO As tensions with Russia continue to rise over Crimea, Ukraine’s new Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk arrived at the White House to seek backing…read more

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China asks for help searching for still-missing Malaysian plane

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Officials still have no idea what happened to an airliner that disappeared over Southeast Asia on March 8. Continue reading

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Tension between Ukraine and Russia

Crimean call for vote on splitting from Ukraine prompts international opposition

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO The breakup of Ukraine recently moved a step closer to reality. The parliament in Crimea, a peninsula that extends south of Ukraine, scheduled…read more

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Scientists fish for data in the waters around Fukushima

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In March 2011, a massive earthquake and tsunami hit the island nation of Japan, causing a meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Three years later, experts are trying to assess how recovery efforts in the nuclear-affected area are progressing. Continue reading

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