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Ukraine Aid and Sanctions Bill Finally Passes Congress

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a series of delays and the usual partisan bickering, the $1 billion aid package to Ukraine has …

Russia

Russia's Plans to Partition Ukraine

The Kremlin's leaders have set their sights beyond Crimea. How should the West react?<p>In the weeks since Russian forces seized Crimea, Vladimir Putin’s plan for mainland Ukraine has become increasingly clear: partition.<p>Putin’s ambassadors and ministers don’t use that word, of course. In talks with …

Navy Sending Destroyer to Black Sea to Support Ukraine

The U.S. Navy is sending a destroyer into the Black Sea in the coming days as a symbolic gesture of support for Ukraine and other allies in the region, according to two senior defense officials.<p>The USS Donald Cook, a guided missile destroyer based in Rota, Spain, and will travel to the Black Sea …

Military

Iranians avoid bad luck with outdoor festival

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians flocked to parks rich with the smell of grilled kebabs Wednesday to toss around Frisbees, bat badminton birdies and battle one another in chess and backgammon — all to avoid being caught inside on the unlucky 13th day of the Iranian new year.<p>The annual public picnic …

Barcelona Transfer Ban: Players Potentially Affected by FIFA's Shock Ruling

FIFA's decision to hand Barcelona a ban on activity across the next two transfer windows will change the future of players within the Camp Nou's confines and beyond.<p>The Spanish club were expected to bring in plenty of fresh talent during the summer, but Barca's misuse of players under the age of 18 …

The Indiana Pacers' offense is taking shortcuts

The Pacers' offense is struggling because they are failing to do the selfless things that make good shots possible. Also: A look at how the Mavericks have gotten the most out of Monta Ellis and much more.<p>It's not easy for the Indiana Pacers to score even when they are trying their hardest. They do …

Wade: Heat's Big Three to meet

The three met before they made their free-agency decisions in 2010 and could have another such meeting before their June 30 opt-out deadlines, which …

NBA

Michigan Braces for New, Less Powerful Era

Michigan’s le­gis­lat­ive team is los­ing its vet­er­ans and fast ap­proach­ing re­build­ing mode, un­ex­pec­tedly ren­der­ing to the back­bench of …

Government

Ukraine crisis: NATO military chief warns Russian troops could invade swiftly

NATO's military chief warned Wednesday that Russian troops could begin moving on Ukraine within 12 hours of being given an order, amid fears that Moscow could seek to invade its eastern region.<p>Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO's supreme allied commander Europe, also told CNN's Christiane Amanpour that …

Earthquake in Chile: Photo Gallery

Bomb Blasts Near Cairo University Kill Local Police Chief

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Three bombs exploded near Cairo University early this morning, killing at least one person and up to …