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The sudden drop in oil prices and economic sanctions from Europe and the United States is causing the Russian Ruble to collapse, sending the economy into crisis mode.
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President Obama announces the U.S. is 'taking steps to increase travel, commerce and the flow of information to and from Cuba.'
The personal involvement of Sony's CEO in the controversial film 'The Interview' has infuriated North Korea. It is also creating a sensitive situation for the Japanese government.
Matthew Chance reports from the streets of Moscow on the ruble collapse and the reaction on the street.
A group that claims it hacked Sony Pictures has posted a public threat against potential moviegoers.
The Russian ruble is in a free fall hitting lows never reached before.