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Obama Expands Sanctions on Russians Behind Crimea Takeover

U.S. President Barack Obama has announced further sanctions against Russia for its annexation of of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula, triggering a round of Russian sanctions targeting nine U.S. officials and lawmakers. Speaking at the White House, Mr. Obama said he is penalizing more individuals and a bank involved in Russia's occupation of the Black Sea peninsula. Earlier, the United States limited travel and the economic activity of several key Russians involved in the Crimea takeover....

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