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Family Protected From Deportation By Continuous Worship Service Gets Dutch Residence Permit
For over three months, a church in the Netherlands held nonstop services to keep the Tamrazyans from being sent back to Armenia.
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The Netherlands Pays People To Bike To Work
It's one of a handful of places around the world using cash to try to lure people out of their cars and onto their bicycles.
This 10-Year-Old Is Fighting Climate Change By Ditching School
, Guest Writer
“Children can make a change. It’s not only grown-ups who can save the planet.”
Church Ends Nearly 100 Days Of Continuous Worship Service After Asylum Policy Changes
A Netherlands church has held a 24/7 worship service since October to try to prevent the deportation of an asylum-seeking family.
Man Arrested In Fatal Stabbing Of American Student Studying In The Netherlands
By Amy Forliti and Mike Corder, AP
Sarah Papenheim had texted a friend days before her death, saying her roommate was threatening to kill people.
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Church Holds Continuous Worship Service To Prevent Family's Deportation
Dutch police aren't allowed to enter churches during services. So a Netherlands church is worshipping 24/7 to protect a family of asylum-seekers.
69-Year-Old Dutch Man Attempts To Legally Lower His Age To 49
Media personality Emile Ratelband says dropping 20 years from his age will put him "in a luxurious position" on Tinder.
Houben/Van Mierlo Architecten:
The Netherlands Plans To Build World's First Habitable 3D-Printed Concrete Homes
The new technique could transform housing.
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Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte Tells Off Trump Right To His Face
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Dutch Parliament Passes Limited Ban On Burqa, Niqab
One far-right Dutch politician said the next step is to "close all the mosques in the Netherlands."
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The Restaurant Chain With Nothing But Food Waste On The Menu
By Nina Pullman, On Assignment For HuffPost
One-third of all food produced is lost or wasted.
Colin Kaepernick Wins Prestigious Amnesty International Award
Amnesty International has named Colin Kaepernick Ambassador of Conscience for his fight for racial equality. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback began kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice and police brutality.
'Singing' Road Is Driving Dutch Villagers Crazy
It was a fun idea, "but not 24 hours a day," said a man who lives near the road.
Olympic Speedskaters Throw Huge Replica Medal Into Crowd, Injuring Fans
The Dutch athletes apologized for the "very regrettable" stunt.
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Katie Couric Is Skating On Thin Ice With Dutch Olympics Fans
Her comments about speed skating aren't going over well.
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Dutch Olympics Fans Troll Donald Trump With Genius Flag Message
America First? Not so much.
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Trump's New Ambassador Finally Tells Dutch He Was Wrong About Muslim 'No-Go' Zones
Peter Hoekstra says he "mixed up countries."
U.S. Ambassador Apologizes After Denying Own Comments, Then Lying About Denial
“I made certain remarks in 2015 and regret the exchange during the “Nieuwsuur” interview."
U.S. Ambassador Denies Anti-Muslim Comments, Then Denies Denial On Dutch TV
The reporter's look of bewilderment says it all.
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Netherlands Tops The Good Country Index, But The News Isn't So Good For The U.S.
The list ranks countries based on the "good" they do for humanity.
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Dutch Embassy Feels Driven To Fact-Check Trump's Islamophobic Retweet
Because "facts do matter."
The Worst Thing About Seeing 'Me Too' All Over Social Media Is That It Doesn't Surprise Me
Global citizen in training. Feminist. I believe in science.
What will it take for survivor stories to be believed? Why does it take a plethora of women for someone to take them seriously?
The Debt Of An Immigrant: What I Learned About Racism
Yunus Emre Duyar
A month ago, it was the three-year anniversary of leaving my troubled home, Turkey, to settle in Amsterdam. As a gay man
Rise Of Far-Right Reminds Holocaust Survivor Of The Hate She Was Lucky To Escape
Maud Dahme was 4 years old when the Nazis invaded her home country of The Netherlands. Decades later, she says she is troubled by the reemergence of anti-Semitism today.
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This Science-Backed Trick Could Make All The Difference With Small Talk
A great pro-tip for keeping the conversation flowing.
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