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Panic in Amsterdam station after double stabbing at train station

Aug 31, 2018

Panic in Amsterdam station after double stabbing at train station

Two people were stabbed at Amsterdam's busy Central Station on Friday before the alleged attacker was shot and wounded, Dutch police said. Witnesses described scenes of panic as gunshots rang out and thousands of commuters and tourists were evacuated from the rail terminus shortly after ...

Anne Frank foundation buys her family home in Amsterdam

Nov 17, 2017

Anne Frank foundation buys her family home in Amsterdam

The foundation maintaining the Amsterdam house where Anne Frank hid from the Nazis during World War II said Thursday that it had bought another property where her family lived from 1934 to 1942. But the Anne Frank Foundation said it had no plans to convert ...

Art festival lights up Amsterdam in dark winter

Jan 3, 2015

Art festival lights up Amsterdam in dark winter

by Mike Corder

As a canal boat slides along Amsterdam's elegant Herengracht canal, a man walking over a bridge pushes down and pulls up on a bicycle pump. As he does, a model tulip — its flower glowing purple — rises sedately from beneath the water. The art ...