© 2024 Michigan State University Board of Trustees
Public Media from Michigan State University
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Boyfriend discusses arrest of Russian-American woman

Season 2024 Episode 55 | 5m 00s

A Russian-American dual citizen who's been living and working in Los Angeles has been detained in Russia accused of treason and fundraising for Ukraine. Ksenia Karelina was in Russia visiting her family when she was arrested. Her boyfriend, Chris Van Heerden, is pleading for help and joined Geoff Bennett to discuss the latest.

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BDO, BNSF, Consumer Cellular, American Cruise Lines, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Consumer Cellular and American Cruise Lines. For a complete list of funders for the PBS NewsHour and PBS NewsHour weekend, click here.
Extras
Montana city grapples with rise of unhoused people living in vehicles
April 21, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode
News Wrap: Zelenskyy says new weapons from U.S. aid give Ukraine a ‘chance for victory’
NATO head Stoltenberg on whether delayed U.S. aid can still make a difference in Ukraine
What’s at stake in the upcoming Supreme Court case on laws limiting homelessness
News Wrap: Bipartisan House coalition passes $95 billion foreign aid package
What’s at stake for India and its allies as polls open in world’s largest election
Why the unionization of Tennessee Volkswagen workers is a big breakthrough for UAW
As journalist deaths climb in Israel-Hamas war, what can be done to protect them
April 20, 2024 - PBS News Weekend full episode