King Felipe becomes the new monarch at a time when the country faces major challenges: a wounded economy, demands for regional independence and dwindling support for the monarchy itself.
Getting Fido inked or pierced, except for purposes of medical identification, will be against the law in New York after Gov. Cuomo signs the measure.
The governor, who was the subject of a 2012 recall vote, is said to have coordinated fundraising with outside conservative groups in violation of state law.
Harley-Davidson wants fans of motorcycles often called "hogs" to get to know its new electric bike that's quiet and has zero emissions.
French President Francois Hollande condemned the incident, which left the boy in a coma, as an unspeakable and unjustifiable act. Some say a xenophobic climate may have been a factor.
From the Marketplace Datebook, here's a look at what's coming up Thursday, June 20:
In Washington, a House Judiciary subcommittee holds a hearing on net neutrality and antitrust law.
The Great Seal of the U.S. was officially adopted by the Continental Congress on June 20, 1782.
It had been under design for 6 years.
Used car retailer CarMax releases quarterly earnings.
"Jaws," that cute flick about a pesky shark, opened to movie going audiences on June 20, 1975, just in time for summer.
And finally, Friday is Take Your Dog to Work Day. Yeah, do that. And don't go into the water.
While much of the country is in turmoil, the Kurdish areas in northern Iraq have remained peaceful. The upheaval could help advance the Kurds' long-standing quest for an independent state.
The strong jawline and pronounced teeth of of Neanderthals likely evolved before their large braincase, scientists say. The evidence? A treasure of bones recovered from a single cave in Spain.
Children and teenagers who are aerobically fit and and have good motor skills do better academically, researchers say. But muscle strength doesn't help. And those motor skills may matter most.
President Obama says the U.S. will send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help it cope with a Sunni extremist group, but Americans won't be taking up combat roles.