Posted: 04/30/2013 - Willem-Alexander was sworn in as the first Dutch king in more than 120 years on Tuesday after his mother, Queen Beatrix, abdicated the throne, ending 33 years as the country's monarch.
Posted: 04/24/2013 - Today's memorial service for Sean Collier, a campus police officer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, came more than a week after the two blasts killed three people and wounded hundreds.
Posted: 04/23/2013 - Author and historian Julian Zelizer says this week's opening of Bush library rekindles debate over 43rd president. He says many of Bush's counterterrorism policies remain and are still being questioned.
Posted: 04/21/2013 - A week of critical diplomacy is set to begin in Washington, Beijing and Pyongyang. But the sides are so far apart, at least in public declarations, it is impossible to predict where any diplomatic efforts will lead.
Posted: 04/20/2013 - North Korea on Thursday set out demanding conditions for any talks with Washington and Seoul, calling for the withdrawal of U.N. sanctions against it and a permanent end to joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises
Posted: 04/17/2013 - Margaret Thatcher received a ceremonial funeral with full military honors. Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister David Cameron led the British mourners. Dick Cheney, George Schultz and Henry Kissinger also attended from the American delegation.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - Justice Department identifies the man as Paul Kevin Curtis of Corinth, Mississippi Wednesday night. Sources say the FBI expects to receive test results on letters Thursday. Initial tests on those envelopes detected the deadly poison ricin; additional tests are underway.
Posted: 04/16/2013 - Gov. Sam Brownback on Tuesday signed the Kansas Racketeering Influenced and Criminal Organization Act. It's patterned after similar federal RICO statutes aimed at organized crime.
Updated: 04/16/2013 - The White House has confirmed that Obama is planning an official event Friday at the University of Kansas.