Dutch princess swims in Amsterdam canalAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Netherlands' Princess Maxima has joined a thousand other swimmers braving a two-kilometer tour of Amsterdam's ancient canals to raise money for charity. Amsterdam's murky canals are not officially designated as safe for ...
Hanson eagles 18th hole for title in NetherlandsKLM Open Golf tournament winner Peter Hanson of Sweden celebrates after completing the 18th hole in Hilversum, some 30 kilometers east of Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sunday Sept. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Spaoin's Pablo Larrazabal tees off on ...
Dutch Labor party surges in pollsAMSTERDAM - With less than a week to go before national elections, an abrupt rise in the popularity of the brainy new leader of the Netherlands' Labor Party, Diederik Samsom, has conservative Prime Minister Mark Rutte suddenly fighting to hang on to ...
Mulally Sees Europe Recognizing Surplus of Auto-Assembly Plants"Europe had a lot of issues in the past and people did a lot of things to subsidize the industry," Mulally said yesterday in an interview in Amsterdam. "But you've got to size to the real demand so you can profitably grow. People are realizing we all ...
James Cameron Unveils 3D Footage From the Mariana Trench in Worldwide ...Sunday at the International Broadcasting Convention in Amsterdam, he unveiled a trailer that was titled James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D and included the moment when the lone sub touched the sandy bottom of the trench with no ocean life in sight.
Restaurant in Amsterdam staffed by North Koreans closes, reportedly out of ...AMSTERDAM - A North Korean restaurant in Amsterdam staffed by cooks and waitresses from the isolated country has closed its doors.
Amsterdam false alarm revives hijacking memoriesAMSTERDAM - It was once the nightmare of air travelers the world over: a passenger jet parked in a remote corner of an airport surrounded by armed police and ambulances.
Ford Transit and Transit Connect Make Landfall in AmsterdamAs part of a lavish event held to announce its European product plan, Ford introduced refreshed versions of its van fleet on Thursday in Amsterdam: the Transit, Transit Connect commercial van and Transit Connect Wagon. And in keeping with the automaker ...
What the Family Needed by Steven Amsterdam – reviewLonglisted for the Guardian's first book award in 2010, Steven Amsterdam's Things We Didn't See Coming was rightly praised for its intriguing structure: a dystopian novel in the form of nine snapshots of its narrator's life.
Pyongyang Restaurant, North Korean Eatery In Amsterdam, Shuts Its DoorsIn this Saturday, March 10, 2012 file photo, waitresses are reflected in a mirror as they prepare drinks for customers at the North Korean Pyongyang Restaurant in Amsterdam. A restaurant that opened in Amsterdam serving Korean cuisine and staffed by ...
Two Amsterdam Museums to ReopenFor years, two major Amsterdam museums - the Stedelijk and the Rijksmuseum - have been largely closed for renovations, with only some of their prized artworks on public view.
Van Persie scores in 2-0 Dutch win over TurkeyAMSTERDAM (AP) - Robin van Persie grabbed his 30th international goal and Luciano Narsingh scored his second to give an inexperienced Netherlands team a 2-0 win over Turkey in their opening World Cup qualifier Friday.
Fire breaks out in merchant ship off Mumbai coast IA major fire broke out in a merchant vessel MV Amsterdam Bridge off Mumbai coast this afternoon, Coast Guard officials said.
Deta Brings Three Students & Lecturer to Amsterdam & LondonKUALA LUMPUR: The Dulux Emerging Talent Awards (DETA) is bringing three private colleges and a lecturer for a one-week study trip to Amsterdam and London as their reward for winning the competition held today. Provided with recyclable materials to ...
Indictment accuses man of Amsterdam slayingsAMSTERDAM - A 30-year-old Woodrow Road man already in state prison has been indicted in connection with stabbing deaths of a man and a woman during an apparent drug-related robbery inside a Locust Avenue home, police said.
Capitol Hemp in DC closes, after police raid in Oct. seized smoking devicesEidinger and business partner Alan Amsterdam imported 2,000 pounds of the stuff from China while building Capitol Hemp in an Adams Morgan basement four years ago.
Watertown Red and Black cruises to 55-point triumphAMSTERDAM - Five different Red and Black players scored a rushing touchdown to help Watertown defeat Amsterdam, 55-0, in Saturday's Empire Football League matchup at Lynch Middle School.
Amsterdam airport reopens after bomb, hijack scaresAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Amsterdam Schiphol's airport, one of Europe's busiest transport hubs, reopened its runways and terminals on Wednesday afternoon after a World War Two bomb found on the site was removed and reports of a hijacking proved ...
Friday, September 14Pascale lives in Amsterdam. When she was in her late 30s, just after she divorced her husband, she started having money problems.
Rhine cruise offers iconic views, intriguing companySo for $3,100 a person (double occupancy, excluding airfare), my mother, my sister, a friend and I booked an eight-day trip with Avalon Waterways on the Rhine, starting in Basel, Switzerland, and ending in Amsterdam, with stops that included Strasbourg ...