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Stock market today: Asian shares mostly fall as dive for Big Tech stocks hits Wall St rally

Jul. 18, 2024 00:36 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday, with Tokyo’s benchmark dipping more than 2%, after Wall Street’s record-breaking rally slammed into a wall of worries over potentially worsening trade tensions with China. By early afternoon, Japan's Nikkei 225 index was...

Relatives of those killed when MH17 was shot down mark 10 years since tragedy that claimed 298 lives

Jul. 17, 2024 12:28 PM EDT

VIJFHUIZEN, Netherlands (AP) — Grieving families recited the names and ages Wednesday of all 298 passengers and crew killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine 10 years ago, as they marked the anniversary of the tragedy at a solemn ceremony near Amsterdam. ...

3-time world champ Ellen van Dijk to race Olympic time trial 6 weeks after fracturing her ankle

Jul. 17, 2024 11:25 AM EDT

Three-time world time trial champion Ellen van Dijk of the Netherlands will compete in the race against the clock at the Paris Olympics, six weeks after fracturing her ankle during a training camp in Spain and requiring surgery. The Dutch Cycling Federation announced Wednesday that...

ASML: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 17, 2024 05:05 AM EDT

DR VELDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — DR VELDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — ASML Holding NV (ASML) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.7 billion. On a per-share basis, the Dr Veldhoven, Netherlands-based company said it had net income of $4.32. The results...

A decade after deadly MH17 crash, the father of one victim is still waiting for Russia to say sorry

Jul. 15, 2024 01:14 AM EDT

HILVERSUM, Netherlands (AP) — Quinn Schansman dreamed of becoming the youngest-ever CEO of an American company. A decade ago, he'd just finished the first year of an international business degree in Amsterdam as a step toward that lofty goal. But the 18-year-old dual Dutch American...

A Dutch court rejects a claim the government is evading export ban on F-35 parts to Israel

Jul. 12, 2024 07:44 AM EDT

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch court on Friday rejected a claim from a group of human rights organizations that the Netherlands is dodging a court order to stop sending F-35 fighter jet parts to Israel which could use them in Gaza. The Hague District Court ruled that Oxfam...

With a late goal fit for a king, England reaches another Euro final by beating Netherlands 2-1

Jul. 10, 2024 19:23 PM EDT

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — England is into another European Championship final after its latest dramatic, come-from-behind win that even took King Charles III on a roller coaster ride. Ollie Watkins, who came on for captain Harry Kane in a bold call by England coach Gareth Southgate,...

England beats Netherlands 2-1 to reach Euro 2024 final against Spain

Jul. 10, 2024 17:04 PM EDT
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — England beats Netherlands 2-1 to reach Euro 2024 final against Spain.

England and Netherlands fans clash in Dortmund ahead of Euro 2024 semifinal game

Jul. 10, 2024 16:03 PM EDT

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Five people were injured in clashes between fans of England and the Netherlands ahead of the Euro 2024semifinal game between the two teams on Wednesday, police said. More than 100,000 Dutch soccer fans were in Dortmund — which is close to the Dutch border...

Netherlands into Euro 2024 semifinal against England after beating Turkey

Jul. 06, 2024 19:19 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — The Netherlands dug deep to come from behind and beat Turkey 2-1 on Saturday and book its place in the European Championship semifinals. An own goal from Mert Muldur in the 76th minute, only six after Stefan De Vrij canceled Samet Akaydin’s first-half header for...