| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:12 PM
While the former Kate Middleton prepares for her new baby, another young royal is stepping into the spotlight: Princess Beatrice.
Yes, she of deer-antler royal wedding hat fame.
The 24-year-old royal is the daughter of Queen Elizabeth's second son,...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 1:04 PM
BEIRUT -- The election of Hassan Rowhani as Iran’s new president has raised hopes of increased engagement with other nations and a new era of moderation in the Islamic Republic, according to commentaries across the region on Sunday.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The impending birth of Prince William's and Kate Middleton's first child has set off a boom of another sort as businesses throughout England cash in with baby-related merchandise and activities.
The Athenaeum Hotel in London is extending its own very...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Peter Morgan answered his cellphone Friday but said right away that it wasn't a good time to talk. The Oscar-nominated writer of the 2006 movie "The Queen" explained in a polite but hurried manner that he was in a car en route to London's Gielgud Theatre,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Naomi Watts has played real women before: outed CIA agent Valerie Plame in "Fair Game," the mother Maria from the tsunami tragedy film "The Impossible." But none have been more visible than her role as Princess Diana in the upcoming movie "Diana" from...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:33 AM
In Thursday's Pictures in the News: a scuffle breaks out during the second session of the newly elected Ukrainian parliament in Kiev; Sikh Scots Guards soldier Jatenderpal Singh Bhullar becomes the first guardsman to parade outside Buckingham Palace...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Helen Mirren was pretty persuasive playing Queen Elizabeth in “The Queen,” winning the best actress Oscar. But she may just have given an even more compelling performance as the English monarch for a terminally ill 10-year-old boy.
| Dec 13, 2012
| 8:03 AM
It's easy to pick out Bifur from the 13 dwarfs in “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” He's the one with ......
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Two of America's favorite British things -- the royals and Harry Potter -- converged over the weekend.
Nothing like that wee bit of magic to knock us off our broomsticks!
Prince William, his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, (the former Kate...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:30 AM
One of Helen Mirren's four-legged co-stars in the new play "The Audience" apparently has been fired after it failed to obey the actress' royal commands in her role as Queen Elizabeth II. Britain's Telegraph reported that a female corgi by the name of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:41 PM
LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II's husband has been admitted to a London hospital for an exploratory operation, Buckingham Palace said Thursday.
The palace said the operation on 91-year-old Prince Philip, which will take place Friday, was preplanned...