- Ukrainian opposition to go to presidential talks Updated: Dec-13-13 7:26 am
- PSV out, Dynamo Kiev through in Europa League Updated: Dec-12-13 5:54 pm
- PSV out, Dynamo Kiev through in Europa League Updated: Dec-12-13 5:20 pm
- EU promises more aid for Ukraine to sign EU deal Updated: Dec-12-13 3:23 pm
- Putin defends Russian conservative values Updated: Dec-12-13 2:29 pm
- Spurned by president, EU embraces Ukraine protest Updated: Dec-12-13 4:53 am
- Ukraine's president is a political survivor Updated: Dec-11-13 4:26 pm
- Ukrainian leader offers talks, protesters say no Updated: Dec-11-13 3:48 pm
- US: Sanctions possible against Ukraine Updated: Dec-11-13 3:24 pm
- White House: Force in Ukraine unacceptable Updated: Dec-11-13 2:18 pm
- Editorial: Ukraine needs help turning toward the West Updated: Dec-10-13 4:20 pm
- South Carolina editorial roundup Updated: Dec-10-13 1:26 pm
- Biden calls Ukraine leader, urges halt to violence Updated: Dec-09-13 2:47 pm
- Ukraine's east still backs closer ties with Russia Updated: Dec-09-13 12:54 pm
- Russia state news agency gets controversial chief Updated: Dec-09-13 11:10 am
- Ukraine sees largest anti-govt protest since 2004 Updated: Dec-08-13 4:10 pm
- Bonfires, borscht, humor in Kiev protest camp Updated: Dec-07-13 2:38 pm
- Mandela mourned as inspiration in many struggles Updated: Dec-06-13 2:24 pm
- Nicaragua canal promoter to build Ukraine ports Updated: Dec-05-13 7:47 am
- Ukraine president meets Xi seeking China's support Updated: Dec-05-13 5:47 am
- US toasts stronger ties with former Soviet state Updated: Dec-04-13 6:17 pm
- Ukraine's protests look different to Russian eyes Updated: Dec-03-13 2:53 am
- Main players in Ukraine's political drama Updated: Dec-02-13 12:45 pm
- Ukraine's Euromaidan: What's in a name? Updated: Dec-02-13 4:50 am
- Police forcefully break up demonstration in Kiev Updated: Nov-30-13 12:08 am
KIEV, Ukraine - A leader of the massive anti-government protests in Ukraine's capital says opposition members will attend roundtable talks with President Viktor Yanukovych in order to push their demands for early elections.
PSV Eindhoven lost 1-0 at home to Chornomorets Odesa on Thursday in the Europa League to become the biggest name to crash out of the competition.
PSV Eindhoven's dismal season reached a new low on Thursday by losing 1-0 at home to Chornomorets Odesa in the Europa League to become the biggest name to crash out of the competition.
BRUSSELS - Ukraine's deputy prime minister said Thursday his financially troubled country will soon sign a trade and cooperation deal with the EU after the bloc promised more aid to the former Soviet republic.
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin cast Russia Thursday as a defender of conservative values against the "genderless and infertile" Western tolerance that he said equates good and evil.
BRUSSELS - Two weeks ago, the European Union's foreign policy chief was at a summit in Lithuania, wooing Ukraine's president with offers of preferential dealings with the world's largest trade bloc. This week, she stood in Kiev's Independence Square with protesters bent on ousting the same man.
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has a history of being humiliated, most memorably in the 2004 Orange Revolution that deprived him of the presidency.
KIEV, Ukraine - Opposition leaders in Ukraine rejected President Viktor Yanukovych's offer of talks Wednesday, saying they will not sit down with him until he fires his government and releases all arrested demonstrators.
WASHINGTON - The State Department says it is evaluating all options, including possible U.S. sanctions, against the Ukraine, where government security forces are cracking down against demonstrators.
WASHINGTON - The White House says the use of force against Ukrainian protesters is completely unacceptable.
The Ukrainian government of Viktor Yanukovich is at a crossroads, and the European Union, with U.S. help, must make it easy for him to make the right decision.
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers:
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden has urged Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych (yah-noo-KOH'-vich) to defuse escalating tensions in Kiev, where protesters and riot police squared off in the biggest of three weeks of demonstrations.
YENAKIYEVO, Ukraine - In the Ukrainian president's eastern hometown, the buildings are grimy with black soot from the surrounding coal mines. The air is thick with pollutants. The men here die young, sometimes from industrial accidents.
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Monday appointed a controversial news anchor to head a restructured state news agency, a move signaling the Kremlin's intention to tighten control over the media and use it increasingly for propaganda of ultraconservative views.
KIEV, Ukraine - Hundreds of thousands of protesters poured into the streets of Ukraine's capital on Sunday, toppling a statue of former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin and blockading key government buildings in an escalating standoff with the president over the future of the country.
KIEV, Ukraine - While Ukrainian opposition leaders continued calls for ousting the country's president, Yuri Onishchenko, the acting head of a huge protest camp in the heart of Kiev had another pressing concern to keep demonstrations alive: wool socks.
Nelson Mandela led black South Africans in their struggle to throw off the yoke of white rule and then helped the entire nation heal the wounds of racial division.
BEIJING - The Chinese businessman best known for winning a contract to build a canal across Nicaragua announced he will spearhead a $3 billion joint venture to construct a deep-water port and refurbish the Sevastopol port on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
CHISINAU, Moldova - Between diplomatic headaches in Afghanistan and the Mideast, John Kerry spent happy hour Wednesday praising a wine-producing but poor Eastern European nation for resisting Russia's grasp.
MOSCOW - As the cry for revolution grows louder from Ukrainian protesters rallying for closer ties with Europe, the Kremlin is eager to stave off copycat efforts in Russia. State media are casting the protesters in Kiev as Western-sponsored "professional revolutionaries" bent on violently toppling the government.
KIEV, Ukraine - The Ukrainian government's abrupt decision to freeze ties with the West and violently disperse a peaceful rally has fueled public anger and drawn hundreds of thousands to the streets of the Ukrainian capital. Here is a look at the main characters in Ukraine's political drama:
MOSCOW - Soon after the current wave of protests arose in Ukraine, a new word appeared to describe them: Euromaidan. Already in wide use as a hashtag on Twitter, it's an intriguing invention - linguistically rooted in both East and West, elusive to translate and an insightful glimpse into the country's troubled politics. Who coined it isn't clear, and it's become so popular that it seems almost to have sprung from the collective unconscious.
KIEV, Ukraine - Police in the Ukrainian capital broke up a large anti-government demonstration in the city center before dawn Saturday, swinging truncheons and injuring many.