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Obama on Ukraine's Pro-Russia Separatists: 'What Are They Trying to Hide?'

"We have to make sure that the truth is out," the president said.

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 11:23am

In Ukraine, U.S. Is Still Waiting on Europe to Pressure Russia

The White House is hoping European nations will ditch economic concerns and act in the wake of the Malaysia Airlines crash.

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 10:01am

Is the White House Lying or Just Bad at Crisis Communications?

Ordering a cheeseburgers with fries while a downed airline smolders may not have been a great decision.

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 9:11am

Crises Crowd Congress's Already-Cluttered Week

Lawmakers race to finish VA reform and the highway fund bill as Ukraine, Gaza, and the border divert attention.

 

 

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:20pm

Inside Rand Paul's Jewish Charm Offensive

The 2016 contender is massaging his Israel views as he courts Jewish conservatives suspicious of his family brand. Not losing them could be enough.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:19pm

White House Snubs Some Senior Lawmakers on Iran Negotiation Details

"My invite was lost in the mail," said Sen. John McCain.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

Why Border-State Gubernatorial Candidates Can't Solve Their Voters' Most Pressing Issue

Immigration is a hot-button issue, so border-state politicians talk a big game about it. There's only one problem.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

Red-State Democrats Turn to Their Families for Campaign Help

Vulnerable Democratic senators realize their last names may be their biggest assets.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

Sen. Feinstein: The U.S. Is Now at Cold War Levels With Russia

"Putin, you have to man up," Feinstein told CNN's Candy Crowley.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:52am

John Kerry Makes the U.S. Case Against Russia Over Downed Plane

The secretary of State made the Obama administration's pitch over the plane crash in Ukraine across TV on Sunday morning.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:49am