University Of Michigan To Pull Russia InvestmentsThe University of Michigan said it was pulling its investment out of Russia amid the war in Ukraine.
Little Caesars Suspends All Operations In RussiaDetroit-based Little Caesars is suspending all operations in Russia, which are all "franchise-owned," amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Politics Heats Up as the Ukraine Crisis Resonates in Metro DetroitSenior Producer/Host Carol Cain talks with Rudy Hobbs, and Tanya Schuitmaker – new co-directors of MPLP non-partisan program about politics. Then Melvyn Levitsky, a longtime diplomat, appears with Cain to discuss Ukraine. And Tania smyk, who helped organized huge rally in Detroit, talks about Ukraine and Metro Detroit.
Major Automakers Respond To Russian Invasion, Offer Support To UkraineAutomakers including General Motors are taking a stand against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.
Global Oil Prices Soar Above $100 After Russia Invades Ukraine, Could Go Much HigherOil prices surged above $100 per barrel after Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine, piling pressure on a global economy already reeling from rampant inflation.
Local Supporters Organizing Protests To Advocate For UkraineMembers from the Ukrainian American Crisis Response Committee say Russian President Vladimir Putin won’t be stopped by just sanctions.
Biden Condemns 'Russia's Unprovoked And Unjustified Attack On Ukraine'U.S. President Joe Biden condemned Russia's "unprovoked and unjustified attack by Russian military forces" in a statement Wednesday evening following explosions in Ukraine.
Ukraine says Russian "full-scale invasion" underway as shelling reported in Kyiv and other citiesCBS News teams in the capital city of Kyiv and in Kharkiv, close to the Russian border in the country's east, heard shelling into the early hours of the morning as a Ukrainian government spokesperson said "cruise and ballistic missile strikes" were underway targeting military control centers in Kyiv.
Russian Lawyer For Novi Man Accused of Being A Spy Requests BailThe lawyer representing Paul Whelan, the Novi resident accused of being a spy against Russia, are requesting Moscow release him on bail, but as of Thursday morning, it’s unclear if they will comply.
Russia Falls To USA In World Junior Semi-FinalOliver Wahlstrom and Alexander Chmelevski scored, Cayden Primeau made 35 saves and the United States advanced to the world junior hockey final with a 2-1 victory over Russia on Friday.
US Ambassador Meets With Michigan Man Held For Spying In RussiaU.S. ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman met in Moscow on Wednesday with a Michigan man who has been detained on espionage charges as the American government seeks answers about his arrest.
Russia Gives US Access To Novi Man Held On Espionage ChargesThe Russian government said Wednesday it has allowed an American citizen held on espionage charges to have access to U.S. officials seeking answers about his arrest.
Novi Man Detained In Russia Accused Of Being A SpyA US citizen and corporate security director detained in Russia on accusations of spying is a retired Marine who was in Moscow for a wedding, his twin brother said Tuesday.
Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty in Robert Mueller's Russia ProbeMichael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, pleaded guilty Thursday to lying to Congress as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, CBS News has confirmed. Cohen had pleaded guilty over the summer to violating campaign finance laws.
Russian Workers Are Learning How To Smile Before World Cup BeginsRussian working at this year's World Cup are getting a little extra job training: they're reportedly being taught how to smile.