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A picture taken on July 17, 2014 shows wreckage of the Malaysian Airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. (Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images)

Malaysian Airlines Jet Shot Down By Missile Near Ukraine-Russia Border

An adviser to Ukraine’s Interior Minister says a Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people has been shot down over a town in the east of the country.

07/17/2014

Boeing CEO Jim McNerney (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Boeing Ready To Help Investigation For MH17

Boeing says it will help in any way possible following the crash of a Malaysian Airlines plane Thursday in eastern Ukraine

CBS Seattle–07/17/2014

(photo credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Russians Inspect Montana Nuclear Launch Facilities

Russian nuclear inspectors visited the U.S. amid heightened tensions between the two nations to verify that 18 nuclear missile launch facilities had been demolished as part of a 2011 arms control treaty, Air Force officials said Monday.

04/21/2014

Russia's Vic Wild celebrates at the Men's Snowboard Parallel Slalom Flower Ceremony at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb. 22, 2014. (credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Washington State Native Wins 2 Gold Medals In Snowboarding For Russia

Vic Wild might compete under the Russian flag, but the roots for the White Salmon, Wash., native run deep.

02/22/2014

Maggie Voisin of the USA trains during Ski Slopestyle practice at the Extreme Park at Rosa Khutor Mountain ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 5, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Injured Olympic Freestyle Skier Sticking Around Despite Fractured Leg

Maggie Voisin didn’t come all this way to let a fractured leg keep her from experiencing the Olympics.

02/10/2014

Latest Google Doodle is a clear rebuke to Russia's anti-gay policies. (Google screenshot)

Google Makes Statement About Russian Anti-Gay Law

Google Doodle features athletes against a rainbow-colored background to support global gay rights.

02/07/2014

(Photo by Vianney Thibaut/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Wenatchee Man Making Snow For Winter Games In Russia

A Wenatchee man and snow-making expert is joining other snowmakers from around the world to make sure there is enough snow covering the slopes for the Olympic Games next month.

CBS Seattle–01/03/2014

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: In Clear Victory Obama Shows Romney Isn’t Ready To Be Commander-In-Chief

What was most clear tonight, though, is that Mitt Romney has no idea how the world works and the Office of the President is no place for on the job training.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Must Answer Tough Questions On His Questionable Foreign Practices In Debate Tonight

It is unprecedented for a presidential candidate to have as many conflicts when it comes to foreign business ties as Mitt Romney.

10/22/2012

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