Stories tagged: Queen Elizabeth II
UPDATED: Sat., May 19, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle wed in Windsor as millions watch
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gazed into each other’s eyes and pledged their lifelong love Saturday as they married in front of hundreds of royals, celebrities and friends at St. …
UPDATED: Sat., May 12, 2018, 3:11 p.m.
Signed and sealed: Queen gives consent to Harry’s marriage
Buckingham Palace has released an image of the handwritten document in which Queen Elizabeth II gives her consent for Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle.
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018, 2:13 p.m.
Meghan Markle’s parents to visit queen, have wedding roles
Meghan Markle’s divorced parents will meet with Queen Elizabeth II and other royals before her May 19 wedding to Prince Harry and will have special roles in their daughter’s wedding, …
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
Queen Elizabeth II attends pop concert for 92nd birthday
Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Report: Claire Foy paid less than co-star on ‘The Crown’
A producer of hit royal drama “The Crown” says Claire Foy, who played the central role of Queen Elizabeth II, was paid less than her on-screen husband.
Sat., June 17, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
‘Trooping the color’ in London for queen’s official birthday
Queen Elizabeth II and senior royals have marked her official birthday in the annual Trooping the Color celebration.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 12:50 p.m.
UK Speaker: Trump shouldn’t be allowed to address Parliament
The Speaker of Britain’s House of Commons said Monday that he strongly opposes letting U.S. President Donald Trump address Parliament during a state visit to the U.K.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
Queen Elizabeth II marks record 65 years on throne
Queen Elizabeth II has become the first British monarch to reach the milestone of 65 years on the throne.
Sat., June 11, 2016, 11:59 a.m.
Queen Elizabeth II and family mark 90th birthday with parade
LONDON – Queen Elizabeth II and her family marked her official 90th birthday Saturday with a parade, a colorful military ceremony and an appearance on the Buckingham Palace balcony. It …
Wed., July 23, 2014
Racehorse owned by Britain’s queen fails dope test
A racehorse owned by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II that won the prestigious Gold Cup at Royal Ascot last year has tested positive for the banned substance morphine. Buckingham Palace says …
Wed., July 17, 2013, 6:47 a.m.
Britain legalizes gay marriage
LONDON — Britain has legalized gay marriage after Queen Elizabeth II gave her royal stamp of approval. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow told lawmakers that the royal assent had …
Fri., June 21, 2013
A beaming Queen Elizabeth II received the Gold Cup trophy on Thursday after becoming the first reigning British monarch in history with a winning horse in Royal Ascot’s biggest race. …
Thu., July 23, 2009, 3:06 p.m.
Vet celebrates 109th birthday at Rosauers
Even though it was his birthday, Jack Babcock had his standard lunch Thursday at the Rosauers restaurant on North Division: a plate of long-cut french fries with two tubs of …