TODAY | January 01, 2014
>>> vladimir putin is in the city of volgograd this morning after deadly bombings there early this week. 34 people died in a bombing at volgograd's main train station sunday and in a bus bombing there monday. putin met with officials to discuss efforts to fight terrorism. he also visited some of those hospitalized for injuries suffered during the bombings. the explosions raised security concerns as russia prepares to host the 2014 sochi winter olympics next month.