Category: WORLD

Netherlands marks king's 50th birthday 0

Netherlands marks king's 50th birthday

Dutch King Willem-Alexander and his wife Queen Maxima applaud dancers as they celebrate Willem-Alexander’s 50th birthday on Kingsday in Tilburg, south central Netherlands, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong) THE HAGUE, Netherlands —...

Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift 0

Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, joined by National Economic Director Gary Cohn, speaks in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. President Donald Trump is proposing dramatically reducing...

A look at North Korea's evolving brinkmanship 0

A look at North Korea's evolving brinkmanship

FILE – In this Saturday, April 15, 2017, file photo, a submarine-launched ballistic missile is displayed in Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, to celebrate the 105th birth...

Merkel wants dialogue before Brexit negotiations 0

Merkel wants dialogue before Brexit negotiations

German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech about the European Union at the German parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Thursday, April 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) BERLIN — Britain must answer questions about its plans...

France debates: did Le Pen or Macron win Whirlpool fight? 0

France debates: did Le Pen or Macron win Whirlpool fight?

French centrist presidential election candidate Emmanuel Macron, center, addresses a group of workers at the Whirlpool home appliance factory, Wednesday April 26, 2017 in Amiens, northern France. Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen...

New Mexico delves into soda tax fight 0

New Mexico delves into soda tax fight

In this March 31, 2017 photo, retired Santa Fe resident Sheila Hartney, 68, receives a pamphlet promoting a plan to tax sugary sodas and other sweetened beverages from a professional canvasser in Santa Fe,...

Red Bull heir seeks another delay in alleged hit-and-run 0

Red Bull heir seeks another delay in alleged hit-and-run

Director-General of South Bangkok Prosecutor’s Office Suthi Kittisupaporn talks to reporters at the South Bangkok prosecutor’s office in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Prosecutors in Bangkok say Red Bull heir Vorayuth Yoovidhya has...