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An Emergencies Ministry member walks at a site of a Malaysia Airlines plane crash near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region, July 17, 2014.

It’s been 5 years since MH17 was shot down, killing 298 people. Here’s what happened, and why nobody has yet been held officially responsi...

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine in July 2014. Investigators blame four pro-Russian military officers.
Russian Navy guided-missile destroyer Smetlivy

A Russian destroyer allegedly sailed into the line of fire during multinational shooting drills in the Black Sea

A Russian destroyer was warned to keep clear, but it allegedly sailed into the line of fire anyway, creating a "dangerous situation."

11 strange events that happened after the Chernobyl nuclear-power-plant accident

The Chernobyl nuclear disaster has had some unexpected consequences, including radioactive cow's milk and the salvation of an endangered species.
A composite image of reconstructed wreckage of the MH17 plane that was attacked by a missile in July 2014, and four suspects accused of carrying out the attack: Igor Girkin, Sergey Dubinskiy, Oleg Pulatov, and Leonid Kharchenko.

Investigators officially accuse 4 pro-Russian military officers of missile attack that shot down MH17

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in east Ukraine on July 17, 2014, after being hit by a Russian-made Buk missile. All 298 people on board died.
The New York Times headquarters.

The co-author of a bombshell NYT story about Joe Biden’s ties to Ukraine just became the Ukrainian president’s new spokesperson

The story was published on May 1, but Iuliia Mendel didn't inform The New York Times about her conflict of interest until last week.

Giuliani reportedly met with a former Ukrainian diplomat amid push to gather information on Trump’s political opponents

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani reportedly met with former Ukrainian diplomat to gather information on Trump's political opponents.
Former Vice President Joe Biden.

Ukraine’s top prosecutor says he has no evidence of wrongdoing against Joe Biden or Hunter Biden as Trump allies push for them to be investigate...

Biden has faced questions over his involvement in trying to get the former Ukrainian prosecutor general fired while the latter was investigating a gas company Biden's son is tied to.
Ukrainian comic actor and presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelenskiy flashes a victory sign following the announcement of the first exit poll in a presidential election at his campaign headquarters in Kiev, Ukraine, on March 31, 2019.

A Ukrainian comedian with zero political experience just won the presidency

Volodymyr Zelensky, a comedian with no political experience, has won Ukraine's presidential election, according to national exit polls released Sunday.
Robert Mueller.

Former Obama White House counsel Gregory Craig charged with making false statements in case related to Mueller probe

Trump associates have been indicted as part of the Russia probe or cases stemming from the inquiry; Craig is the first prominent Democrat to be charged.

Former top Obama aide expects to be indicted in a case connected to the Mueller probe

The case stemmed from the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election.