The new sanctions on Russia could impact other countries, too
Here are the top stories we're following today:
Russian sanctions: The U.S. and its allies are putting sanctions on Russia for moving troops into eastern Ukraine. But the impact of the sanctions could reach Americans' wallets.
Emergency in Ukraine: Ukraine is planning to issue a state of emergency to boost security and to protect its economy.
Fighting climate misinformation: A watchdog group has found that Facebook is falling short on its pledge to crack down on climate misinformation.
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