RT America -- May 9, 2014

You are what you eat-- it's a saying that's always reminded us to be conscious about what we consume. But as more genetically engineered foods hit grocery store shelves and a dearth of research into the effects of GMOs are published -- consumers and environmentalists are finding that age-old saying increasingly disturbing. RT's Ameera David reports.

The Obama administration is facing increasing pressure from Congress over its handling of the crisis in Ukraine. Victoria Nuland, assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, testified in front of Senate and House committees this week, facing tough questions about the Maidan violence and the effectiveness of sanctions. RT's Lindsay France has a wrap-up of the two hearings.