Willem-Alexander becomes new Dutch king

Queen Beatrix has signed the official act of abdication at the Royal Palace in Amsterdam…

Photo Gallery: George W. Bush library opens

All five living US presidents gathered together in Dallas as the 43rd U.S. president dedicated the library that documents his place in history…

Photo Gallery: Deadly earthquake in Sichuan, China

Some 1,000 medical workers have rushed to quake-hit areas in southwest China’s Sichuan Province…

Boston police: Bombing suspect is in custody

The sound of gunfire has been reported in Watertown, Mass., where authorities have been searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings…

Search for survivors aftr Texas fertilizer plant explosion

Rescuers are searching the smoldering ruins of a fertilizer plant near Waco, Texas, for survivors of an explosion…

Boston authorities recover key evidence

Authorities investigating the deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon have recovered a piece of circuit board…

Photo gallery: Boston marathon explosion

Two explosions shattered the finish of the Boston Marathon on Monday…

Photo Gallery: Immigration rally across US

Thousands of immigrants and activists rallied across the U.S. Wednesday in a coordinated set of protests…

Photo Gallery: Texas college stabbing

A student went on a building-to-building stabbing attack at a Texas community college Tuesday, wounding at least 14 people…

N Korean rumblings,little effect on S Koreans

Outsiders might hear the opening notes of a war in the deluge of threats and provocations from North Korea, but to South Koreans it is a familiar drumbeat…