"It is time to engrave the great injustice of colonial slavery into our city's identity," Mayor Femke Halsema said.
Individual tourists are still allowed to visit the city's red-light districts and tours outside the districts are allowed, but will need to comply with new tightened regulations in place to tackle "overtourism" in the city.
A British man's tweet about waiting in line for an hour at an Amsterdam airport went viral with many explaining the consequences of Brexit to him.
A program is expected to start in February in Amsterdam which will purchase the debts of young people and help them obtain higher education and employment.
Anderson has previously sparked outrage for calling the Pulse nightclub shooting "good news."
"We have to do much, much more, to bring men, especially younger men, more fully into the fold," the singer said.
Otto Frank was thwarted by "American bureaucracy, war and time," researchers have found.
Spain beats Swiss cities in the cocaine top 10; amphetamine is big in Germany and the Low Countries; and Amsterdam is a runaway leader for MDMA use.
The founder of the Dutch team wants to start building a commercial hyperloop transport system between Amsterdam and Paris by 2021.
The acclaimed Belgian director, who brought David Bowie's Lazarus to the stage, has a Dutch author in his sights .
Three were wounded in a shooting by a machine gun-toting attacker on a high-speed train between Amsterdam and Paris.
Three were injured after a gunman attacked passengers on a train in northern France.
The startup has developed robots that can "draw" steel structures in midair, building supports along the way.
Times are changing in the city many associate with drug tourism.