A news anchor for Russian television is making headlines of her own after abruptly resigning live on the air. Liz Wahl is an American working as a correspondent out of Washington, DC on the state-funded "Russia Today." She closed the show talking about the "ethical and moral challenges" she faces being on a network that "whitewashes the actions of Putin."
Wahl described herself as being from a family that fled to America to escape Soviet forces during the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and the daughter of a U.S. military veteran. Her resignation didn't specifically mention the crisis in Ukraine: