March 17, 2014; 11:01 AM ET
Despite recent cold air, a warmup is in store for Chicago right in time for the first official day of spring. more >
Becoming noticeably milder tomorrow Details >
Rises at 6:54 AM with 12:11 of sunlight, then sets at 7:05 PM
Rises at --:-- with of moolight, then sets at 9:41 AM
President Barack Obama says new U.S. sanctions imposed on Russian officials make it clear ''that there are consequences for their actions'' in Crimea and he's warning that the U.S. stands ready to impose further sanctions if necessary.