Two U.S Navy ships have entered the Black Sea in the event that American athletes need to be evacuated from the Sochi games.
Human Rights Watch recently released a video highlighting the violence that gay, lesbian, transgender and bisexual people are subjected to in Russia. The video accompanied an HRW report explaining that members of the Russian LGBT community have been “attacked, abducted,…
By Kayla Ruble
PBS NewsHour is following the news of the day, from Sochi to Syria.
By Zachary Treu
Some of the winners at February’s Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, will be taking home a little more than gold, silver or bronze.
By PBS NewsHour
Tonight on the program, we preview President Obama's fifth State of the Union address and talk to Press Secretary Jay Carney. Also: Russian security to be regimented at Sochi games, Congress nears a compromise on a farm bill, Ukraine's parliament…
Jeffrey Brown talks to Masha Gessen in an extended online conversation about the politics of the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics. Gessen discusses Putin’s campaign to clean up his human rights image while at the same time barring Russian citizens who…
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