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UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab sparked controversy on Wednesday when he said that taking a knee was a “symbol of subjugation,” and that he only takes a kn [...]

Read full article: UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee...→
Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

She couldn't celebrate with the traditional Trooping the Colour ceremony due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday...→
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Cables: US falsely said British queen backed 1953 Iran coup

The U.S. ambassador to Iran mistakenly told the shah in 1953 that Britain's newly enthroned Queen Elizabeth II backed a plan to overthrow the country's elected [...]

Read full article: Cables: US falsely said British queen ba...→

Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of Him and Queen Elizabeth

A high-level financial operator for the Sinaloa Cartel and two other prisoners facing extradition to the United States escaped from a Mexico City jail Wednesda [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of ...→
Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth II was pictured horseback riding on the grounds of Windsor Castle over the weekend in snapshots shared by the official Royal Family account on [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first t...→

Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

Australia’s highest court ruled on Friday to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if [...]

Read full article: Australian court rules queen's letters c...→
This Day in History: May 16

This Day in History: May 16

Surgeon General C. Everett Koop releases a report declaring nicotine was addictive in ways similar to heroin and cocaine. Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first [...]

Read full article: This Day in History: May 16...→
Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen in public until fall at the earliest but experts tell Newsweek not to "write her off" as she will be "longing to get back t [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publ...→
Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give a special broadcast for VE Day at the exact time her father George VI marked the defeat of the Nazis 75 years ago today.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th...→
Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry praises the "friendship and teamwork" shown by Thomas the Tank Engine as he talks of "fond memories" growing up with the popular animated children [...]

Read full article: Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank...→
Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

The Sussex family took time out of their Los Angeles life for a "happy" video conference call with Queen Elizabeth, helping the monarch celebrate her 94th birt [...]

Read full article: Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Eliz...→
Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

You might have heard it’s the 94th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. And while you can’t wish her a happy birthday in person… you can do the next best thing. The [...]

Read full article: Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bak...→
Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth II will not be attending the Royal Ascot horse races for the first time during her 68-year reign due to the coronavirus pandemic

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for f...→
Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday was celebrated Saturday with a smaller ceremony than usual, as the annual Trooping the Color parade was canceled amid the coronav [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with s...→

Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Public Video Call

Queen Elizabeth II has taken part in her first public video conference call to chat to four carers about the challenges they face looking after people close to [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Publ...→
In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo of him with Queen Elizabeth II on the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Read full article: In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Bu...→
Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

The Queen’s birthday parade is going to be a smaller affair at Windsor Castle this year.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Offic...→
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Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be

Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be "helpful" as U.K. emerges from lockdown, royal insiders hope

Queen Elizabeth II was photographed horse riding just as many British parents prepared to send limited numbers of children back to school and royal insiders te [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos...→
Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been making trips to the Buckingham Palace grounds for exercise while recovering from coronavirus after Queen Elizabet [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson ...→
Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

The royal family face a reported $21.7 million loss of income from COVID-19 because social distancing rules have forced palaces to close to tourists.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimat...→
On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II gets the royal treatment from A’s, Orioles players and coaches in Baltimore before Oakland’s victory.

Read full article: On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Qu...→
Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II left her children and grandchildren to face the frustration of video conference calling while she reached for her trusty telephone.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling t...→
Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Elizabeth II marked the 75th anniversary of VE Day with an address to the British Commonwealth honouring the sacrifice of the fallen.

Read full article: Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We...→
Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth will deliver a televised address next week in honor of the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (V.E.) Day.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised add...→
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Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

British singer M.I.A. has received a prestigious award from Prince William at Buckingham Palace. She was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire, or M [...]

Read full article: Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at B...→
Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Queen Elizabeth II turned 94 on Tuesday, and despite the coronavirus pandemic scrubbing her annual celebrations, those closest to Her Majesty began their day b [...]

Read full article: Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a lit...→
U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

Department of Justice files formal request under mutual legal assistance treaty for Queen Elizabeth's son to face questions.

Read full article: U.S. formally asks British authorities t...→
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

(CNN) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has been pictured riding on horseback in Windsor, west of London, in her first public appearance since the coronavirus loc [...]

Read full article: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured ...→
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will repay $2.9 million in $22,000 installments over roughly 11 years for renovations at Frogmore Cottage, the U.K. home given t [...]

Read full article: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin rep...→
Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex accepted Queen Elizabeth’s invitation to visit her royal retreat with Archie this summer, but have to adjust their plans due to [...]

Read full article: Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Ca...→
Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

The Duke of Sussex was asked to highlight a story from World War II and chose the Guinea Pig Club of Allied pilots who received pioneering treatment for burns.

Read full article: Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to Wo...→
Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

The queen's father, the king, addressed the nation 75 earlier, honoring those who fought to keep Europe free.

Read full article: Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking th...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II will address her nation while other royals ring veterans and Prince Charles reads an extract from his grandfather's diary for the VE Day 75t [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th annivers...→
Today's Recommended Read:

Today's Recommended Read: "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson

In the genre of historical fiction, the book "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson -- about the making of Queen Elizabeth's wedding dress -- is worth a read.

Read full article: Today's Recommended Read: "The Gown" by ...→

Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday without fanfare

Britain marked Queen Elizabeth II's 94th birthday with silence Tuesday, as the nation in lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic forgoes the usual gun salutes and [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday w...→
UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab sparked controversy on Wednesday when he said that taking a knee was a “symbol of subjugation,” and that he only takes a kn [...]

Read full article: UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee...→
Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday was celebrated Saturday with a smaller ceremony than usual, as the annual Trooping the Color parade was canceled amid the coronav [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with s...→

Cables: US falsely said British queen backed 1953 Iran coup

The U.S. ambassador to Iran mistakenly told the shah in 1953 that Britain's newly enthroned Queen Elizabeth II backed a plan to overthrow the country's elected [...]

Read full article: Cables: US falsely said British queen ba...→
In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo of him with Queen Elizabeth II on the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Read full article: In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Bu...→
U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

Department of Justice files formal request under mutual legal assistance treaty for Queen Elizabeth's son to face questions.

Read full article: U.S. formally asks British authorities t...→
Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be

Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be "helpful" as U.K. emerges from lockdown, royal insiders hope

Queen Elizabeth II was photographed horse riding just as many British parents prepared to send limited numbers of children back to school and royal insiders te [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos...→

Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

Australia’s highest court ruled on Friday to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if [...]

Read full article: Australian court rules queen's letters c...→
Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

The royal family face a reported $21.7 million loss of income from COVID-19 because social distancing rules have forced palaces to close to tourists.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimat...→
This Day in History: May 16

This Day in History: May 16

Surgeon General C. Everett Koop releases a report declaring nicotine was addictive in ways similar to heroin and cocaine. Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first [...]

Read full article: This Day in History: May 16...→
Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex accepted Queen Elizabeth’s invitation to visit her royal retreat with Archie this summer, but have to adjust their plans due to [...]

Read full article: Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Ca...→
Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II left her children and grandchildren to face the frustration of video conference calling while she reached for her trusty telephone.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling t...→
Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen in public until fall at the earliest but experts tell Newsweek not to "write her off" as she will be "longing to get back t [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publ...→
Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

The queen's father, the king, addressed the nation 75 earlier, honoring those who fought to keep Europe free.

Read full article: Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking th...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth will deliver a televised address next week in honor of the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (V.E.) Day.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised add...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry praises the "friendship and teamwork" shown by Thomas the Tank Engine as he talks of "fond memories" growing up with the popular animated children [...]

Read full article: Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank...→
Today's Recommended Read:

Today's Recommended Read: "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson

In the genre of historical fiction, the book "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson -- about the making of Queen Elizabeth's wedding dress -- is worth a read.

Read full article: Today's Recommended Read: "The Gown" by ...→
Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

You might have heard it’s the 94th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. And while you can’t wish her a happy birthday in person… you can do the next best thing. The [...]

Read full article: Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bak...→
Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth II will not be attending the Royal Ascot horse races for the first time during her 68-year reign due to the coronavirus pandemic

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for f...→
Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

She couldn't celebrate with the traditional Trooping the Colour ceremony due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Public Video Call

Queen Elizabeth II has taken part in her first public video conference call to chat to four carers about the challenges they face looking after people close to [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Publ...→

Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of Him and Queen Elizabeth

A high-level financial operator for the Sinaloa Cartel and two other prisoners facing extradition to the United States escaped from a Mexico City jail Wednesda [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of ...→
Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

The Queen’s birthday parade is going to be a smaller affair at Windsor Castle this year.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Offic...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth II was pictured horseback riding on the grounds of Windsor Castle over the weekend in snapshots shared by the official Royal Family account on [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first t...→
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

(CNN) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has been pictured riding on horseback in Windsor, west of London, in her first public appearance since the coronavirus loc [...]

Read full article: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured ...→
Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been making trips to the Buckingham Palace grounds for exercise while recovering from coronavirus after Queen Elizabet [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson ...→
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will repay $2.9 million in $22,000 installments over roughly 11 years for renovations at Frogmore Cottage, the U.K. home given t [...]

Read full article: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin rep...→
On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II gets the royal treatment from A’s, Orioles players and coaches in Baltimore before Oakland’s victory.

Read full article: On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Qu...→
Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

The Duke of Sussex was asked to highlight a story from World War II and chose the Guinea Pig Club of Allied pilots who received pioneering treatment for burns.

Read full article: Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to Wo...→
Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Elizabeth II marked the 75th anniversary of VE Day with an address to the British Commonwealth honouring the sacrifice of the fallen.

Read full article: Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We...→
Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give a special broadcast for VE Day at the exact time her father George VI marked the defeat of the Nazis 75 years ago today.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th...→
Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II will address her nation while other royals ring veterans and Prince Charles reads an extract from his grandfather's diary for the VE Day 75t [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th annivers...→
Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

British singer M.I.A. has received a prestigious award from Prince William at Buckingham Palace. She was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire, or M [...]

Read full article: Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at B...→
Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

The Sussex family took time out of their Los Angeles life for a "happy" video conference call with Queen Elizabeth, helping the monarch celebrate her 94th birt [...]

Read full article: Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Eliz...→

Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday without fanfare

Britain marked Queen Elizabeth II's 94th birthday with silence Tuesday, as the nation in lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic forgoes the usual gun salutes and [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday w...→
Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Queen Elizabeth II turned 94 on Tuesday, and despite the coronavirus pandemic scrubbing her annual celebrations, those closest to Her Majesty began their day b [...]

Read full article: Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a lit...→
UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee ‘a symbol of subjugation,’ says he only kneels for the queen, his wife

U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab sparked controversy on Wednesday when he said that taking a knee was a “symbol of subjugation,” and that he only takes a kn [...]

Read full article: UK foreign secretary calls taking a knee...→
Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for first time in reign

Queen Elizabeth II will not be attending the Royal Ascot horse races for the first time during her 68-year reign due to the coronavirus pandemic

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth misses Royal Ascot for f...→
Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday with socially distanced ceremony at Windsor Castle

She couldn't celebrate with the traditional Trooping the Colour ceremony due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth celebrates 94th birthday...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with smaller ceremony due to coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday was celebrated Saturday with a smaller ceremony than usual, as the annual Trooping the Color parade was canceled amid the coronav [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth's birthday marked with s...→

Cables: US falsely said British queen backed 1953 Iran coup

The U.S. ambassador to Iran mistakenly told the shah in 1953 that Britain's newly enthroned Queen Elizabeth II backed a plan to overthrow the country's elected [...]

Read full article: Cables: US falsely said British queen ba...→

Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Public Video Call

Queen Elizabeth II has taken part in her first public video conference call to chat to four carers about the challenges they face looking after people close to [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Takes Part in First Publ...→

Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of Him and Queen Elizabeth

A high-level financial operator for the Sinaloa Cartel and two other prisoners facing extradition to the United States escaped from a Mexico City jail Wednesda [...]

Read full article: Prince Philip Turns 99 — See New Pic of ...→
In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo [...]

In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Buckingham Palace has released a new photo of him with Queen Elizabeth II on the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Read full article: In honor of Prince Philip’s birthday, Bu...→
Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Official Birthday With a Mini Trooping the Colour

The Queen’s birthday parade is going to be a smaller affair at Windsor Castle this year.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth Is Celebrating Her Offic...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

U.S. formally asks British authorities to grill Prince Andrew in Epstein sex trafficking case

Department of Justice files formal request under mutual legal assistance treaty for Queen Elizabeth's son to face questions.

Read full article: U.S. formally asks British authorities t...→
Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first time outside since coronavirus quarantine

Queen Elizabeth II was pictured horseback riding on the grounds of Windsor Castle over the weekend in snapshots shared by the official Royal Family account on [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth pictured for the first t...→
Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be

Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos could be "helpful" as U.K. emerges from lockdown, royal insiders hope

Queen Elizabeth II was photographed horse riding just as many British parents prepared to send limited numbers of children back to school and royal insiders te [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II's horse riding photos...→
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured horseback riding during lockdown

(CNN) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has been pictured riding on horseback in Windsor, west of London, in her first public appearance since the coronavirus loc [...]

Read full article: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, 94, pictured ...→

Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

Australia’s highest court ruled on Friday to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if [...]

Read full article: Australian court rules queen's letters c...→
Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson to exercise at Buckingham Palace during COVID-19 recovery

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been making trips to the Buckingham Palace grounds for exercise while recovering from coronavirus after Queen Elizabet [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II allows Boris Johnson ...→
Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimated $21.7 million because of coronavirus

The royal family face a reported $21.7 million loss of income from COVID-19 because social distancing rules have forced palaces to close to tourists.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II could lose an estimat...→
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin repaying $2.9 million for U.K. home refurbishment

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will repay $2.9 million in $22,000 installments over roughly 11 years for renovations at Frogmore Cottage, the U.K. home given t [...]

Read full article: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry begin rep...→
This Day in History: May 16

This Day in History: May 16

Surgeon General C. Everett Koop releases a report declaring nicotine was addictive in ways similar to heroin and cocaine. Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first [...]

Read full article: This Day in History: May 16...→
On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II gets the royal treatment from A’s, Orioles players and coaches in Baltimore before Oakland’s victory.

Read full article: On this date, 1991: Canseco, A’s meet Qu...→
Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Cancel Their Family Trip to Balmoral

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex accepted Queen Elizabeth’s invitation to visit her royal retreat with Archie this summer, but have to adjust their plans due to [...]

Read full article: Prince Harry and Meghan Might Have to Ca...→
Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling to praise nurses the old-fashioned way on International Nurses Day

Queen Elizabeth II left her children and grandchildren to face the frustration of video conference calling while she reached for her trusty telephone.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II shuns video calling t...→
Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to World War II veterans after Queen Elizabeth II's special broadcast

The Duke of Sussex was asked to highlight a story from World War II and chose the Guinea Pig Club of Allied pilots who received pioneering treatment for burns.

Read full article: Prince Harry's late VE Day tribute to Wo...→
Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publicly for months due to COVID-19 but will be longing to return, royal author says

Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen in public until fall at the earliest but experts tell Newsweek not to "write her off" as she will be "longing to get back t [...]

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will not be seen publ...→
Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We Could Live as Free People'

Queen Elizabeth II marked the 75th anniversary of VE Day with an address to the British Commonwealth honouring the sacrifice of the fallen.

Read full article: Queen Honours War Dead: 'They Died So We...→
Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking the 75th anniversary of VE Day

The queen's father, the king, addressed the nation 75 earlier, honoring those who fought to keep Europe free.

Read full article: Read Queen Elizabeth's speech marking th...→
  • #Queen Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th anniversary speech while Prince Charles leads U.K. minute's silence

Queen Elizabeth II will give a special broadcast for VE Day at the exact time her father George VI marked the defeat of the Nazis 75 years ago today.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II will give VE Day 75th...→
Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth to deliver televised address to honor 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Queen Elizabeth will deliver a televised address next week in honor of the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (V.E.) Day.

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Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II to give 75th anniversary VE Day address as Britons sing wartime song on their doorsteps

Queen Elizabeth II will address her nation while other royals ring veterans and Prince Charles reads an extract from his grandfather's diary for the VE Day 75t [...]

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Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry introduces 'Thomas the Tank Engine' 75th anniversary episode featuring Queen Elizabeth II: how to watch on Netflix

Prince Harry praises the "friendship and teamwork" shown by Thomas the Tank Engine as he talks of "fond memories" growing up with the popular animated children [...]

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Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

Prince William Honors Singer M.I.A. at Buckingham Palace

British singer M.I.A. has received a prestigious award from Prince William at Buckingham Palace. She was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire, or M [...]

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Today's Recommended Read: "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson

In the genre of historical fiction, the book "The Gown" by Jennifer Robson -- about the making of Queen Elizabeth's wedding dress -- is worth a read.

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Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

Harry, Meghan and Archie call Queen Elizabeth from Los Angeles on her 94th birthday

The Sussex family took time out of their Los Angeles life for a "happy" video conference call with Queen Elizabeth, helping the monarch celebrate her 94th birt [...]

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Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday without fanfare

Britain marked Queen Elizabeth II's 94th birthday with silence Tuesday, as the nation in lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic forgoes the usual gun salutes and [...]

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Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

Royal Palace Invites Well Wishers to Bake Royal Cupcakes For Queen Elizabeth II Birthday

You might have heard it’s the 94th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. And while you can’t wish her a happy birthday in person… you can do the next best thing. The [...]

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Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Rare footage of Queen Elizabeth as a little girl released in honor of her 94th birthday

Queen Elizabeth II turned 94 on Tuesday, and despite the coronavirus pandemic scrubbing her annual celebrations, those closest to Her Majesty began their day b [...]

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