LONDON — President Barack Obama plunged into a whirlwind of royal socializing Friday that began over a birthday lunch with Queen Elizabeth II and ended at a dinner hosted by the trio of young royals who represent the future of the British monarchy.Obama, accompanied by...
Date: 04/23/2016 | Nation & World
WINDSOR, England — Fate unexpectedly made her queen. Duty and endurance have made her an institution and an icon.
Date: 04/21/2016 | Nation & World
AGRA, India — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge invoked nostalgia Saturday as they sat and smiled for photos on the same marble bench in front of the Taj Mahal where Prince William’s late mother, Princess Diana, had posed alone for a memorable 1992 photo.
Date: 04/16/2016 | Nation & World
LONDON — Possessions of a poultry-raising aristocrat who ran Britain's grandest stately home, was friends with John F. Kennedy and adored Elvis Presley are up for sale at Sotheby's in London.The auction house is offering belongings from the estate of Deborah, the...
Date: 02/27/2016 | Nation & World
SANDRINGHAM, England — Queen Elizabeth II used her Christmas message Friday to proclaim that light can triumph over darkness in these perilous times — and to comment on the joys of having a new great-granddaughter, Princess Charlotte.Elizabeth, who this year...
Date: 12/26/2015 | Nation & World
VALLETTA, Malta — Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday wrapped up a nostalgic visit to Malta, her one-time home, where she joked that Canada’s youthful new leader had made her feel old.
Date: 11/29/2015 | Nation & World
LOS ANGELES — Three female workers who accused a Saudi prince of attacking them inside a compound on the edge of Beverly Hills said in court papers that they feared for their lives and tried to escape the home at least three times after he threatened to kill them and yelled, “I am a prince and I do...
Date: 10/24/2015 | Nation & World
LONDON — It was a day for the history books. But it was not in her majesty’s temperament to make much of a fuss.
Date: 09/09/2015 | Nation & World
LONDON — Buckingham Palace expressed its disappointment Saturday with a tabloid newspaper for publishing images of a young Queen Elizabeth II performing a Nazi salute with her family in 1933, the year Adolf Hitler came to power.The palace took the unusual step of...
Date: 07/18/2015 | Nation & World
STOCKHOLM — Sweden's royal family has announced the name of its latest addition, newborn Prince Nicolas Paul Gustaf.King Carl XVI Gustaf informed the government Wednesday that his first grandson — he also has two granddaughters — will also get the title...
Date: 06/18/2015 | Nation & World
STOCKHOLM — The only son of Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia on Saturday married his fiancee in a lavish ceremony in Stockholm.Prince Carl Philip and the former reality starlet and model Sofia Hellqvist, 30, tied the knot Saturday at the Royal Palace...
Date: 06/13/2015 | Nation & World
LONDON — Britain’s royal family has released the first official photos of month-old Princess Charlotte, photographed by her mother in the arms of elder brother Prince George.
Date: 06/06/2015 | Nation & World