UK’s William, Kate visit Pakistan’s climate-change hit north
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Britain's Prince William and wife Kate on Wednesday traveled to Pakistan's scenic northern mountains and glaciers, drawing attention to the challenges of climate change in the...
Prince William, Kate kick off five-day Pakistan tour
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate kicked off a five-day tour of Pakistan on Tuesday amid much fanfare and tight security.
UK’s Prince William, Kate arrive in Pakistan for 5-day visit
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate arrived in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad on Monday on a five-day visit, which authorities say will help further improve relations...
Official: Prince William, Kate to visit Pakistan Oct. 14
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's foreign minister says Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate will arrive in the capital, Islamabad, on a four-day visit next week.
Fit for a king: Villa wins 5-1 in front of Prince William
NORWICH, England (AP) — It was a performance fit for a king.
Britain's Prince William — second in line to the throne — took his family to watch his favorite soccer team , Aston Villa, on...
Fit for a king: Villa wins 5-1 in front of Prince William
NORWICH, England (AP) — Aston Villa produced a performance fit for a king in its 5-1 win over Norwich in the Premier League on Saturday.
Britain's Prince William — heir to the throne and...
Prince William told British PM to imagine FIFA voter naked
LONDON (AP) — Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has recalled being told by Prince William to imagine an American FIFA voter naked to ease nerves at a presentation for England's World Cup...
Tory Burch celebrates Princess Diana with fashion week show
NEW YORK (AP) — From a linen and leather pant to a macrame tweed skirt, Tory Burch looked to one of the most important fashion icons of the 20th century for inspiration at New York Fashion Week:...
‘GMA’ host Spencer apologizes for Prince George ballet joke
NEW YORK (AP) — "Good Morning America" host Lara Spencer has apologized for on-air comments about 6-year-old Prince George taking ballet.
LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace has released three new photographs of Prince George for the young royal's 6th birthday.
The heir to the British throne turned 6 on Monday. It's become a...
Correction: Fashion-Royal Websites story
OKEMOS, Mich. (AP) — In a story July 3 about royal fashion bloggers, The Associated Press reported erroneously the year Prince William was engaged to marry Kate Middleton. It was 2010 and they...
LONDON (AP) — Baby Archie will make his first overseas appearance this fall when parents Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, take him on an official visit to South Africa.
Duke and Duchess of Sussex to start new foundation
LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace says the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be starting their own foundation to support their charitable endeavors, formally spinning off from the entity Prince Harry...
Pomp, parade marks Queen Elizabeth II’s official birthday
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II marked her official birthday Saturday with the annual Trooping the Color parade, a traditional display of British pageantry at its very best.
LONDON (AP) — Prince William has spoken candidly about the death of his mother, Princess Diana, describing his bereavement as a "pain like no other pain."
LONDON (AP) — Prince William has launched a campaign to get more soccer fans, particularly male, talking about mental health.
The "Heads Up" initiative is a partnership between the English...
England uses star names to reveal Women’s World Cup squad
LONDON (AP) — Nikita Parris discovered by email she was going to her first World Cup with England. Everyone else found out from David Beckham the next day.
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the newest royal baby in Britain (all times local):
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has congratulated Prince Harry and Meghan on having...
New baby alters line of succession for the British throne
The birth of a royal baby boy to Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has changed the line of succession. The baby's name has not been released yet but here are the first 10...
LONDON (AP) — Royalty, politicians and military chiefs gathered at London's Westminster Abbey on Friday to mark half a century of Britain's seaborne nuclear arms program — though organizers...
LONDON (AP) — Prince William and his wife, Kate, have released three new photographs of Princess Charlotte to mark her fourth birthday.
Kensington Palace said the photos were taken by Kate,...
LONDON (AP) — Prince William and his wife, Kate, have released three new photographs of Princess Charlotte ahead of her fourth birthday Thursday.
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry has attended a service commemorating war dead from Australia and New Zealand as he and his wife Meghan await the birth of their first child.
Prince William meets New Zealand mosque attack responders
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Britain's Prince William on Thursday met with some of the police officers and medics who were the first to respond to last month's mosque attacks in Christchurch,...
New photos mark 1st birthday of Britain’s Prince Louis
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, have released new photos of their youngest child Prince Louis to celebrate his first birthday.
LONDON (AP) — The youngest child of Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, is about to celebrate his first birthday.
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 93rd birthday, which this year coincides with Easter Sunday.
The queen is marking Easter by attending a service with other senior royals...
Prince Harry, Meghan aim to keep baby arrival plans private
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and his pregnant wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, say they have decided to keep plans around their first baby's arrival private.
LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace says Britain's Prince Harry will be partnering with Oprah Winfrey to create a documentary series on mental health for Apple's new streaming service.
Charles, William, Harry: 3 princes help launch ‘Our Planet’
LONDON (AP) — A new eight-part Netflix series chronicling life on Earth and the threat posed by climate change has received a royal sendoff at London's Natural History Museum.
ShowBiz Minute: Smollett, Rammstein, Prince William
PARIS (AP) — Europe's human rights court has rejected a case brought by activists who said British authorities infringed on their rights by banning demonstrations around the 2011 wedding of Prince...
LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace says Britain's Prince William will visit New Zealand to honor the victims of the Christchurch mosque attacks.
The palace said Wednesday that William will make...
LONDON (AP) — Britain's senior royals have gathered to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the investiture of Prince Charles as the Prince of Wales.
UK royals to block internet trolls on social media sites
LONDON (AP) — Britain's royal family warned Monday that it will block internet trolls posting offensive messages on its social media channels — and may report offenders to police.
Scrutiny, family woes pile pressure on pregnant Meghan
LONDON (AP) — When Meghan Markle became engaged to Prince Harry, the American TV star seemed to charm everyone she met. She and Harry toured Britain to adoring crowds, and she pledged to hit the ground running once she officially joined the royal circle.
Britain's rambunctious, royal-obsessed press praised her as something different, a fresh take on an old "firm" in need of a bit of dazzle.
Call for end to social media abuse of Duchesses Meghan, Kate
LONDON (AP) — Britain's press is urging social media users to tone down inappropriate criticism of Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge.
Palace officials have been seeking help from Instagram to monitor and remove offensive comments about the two duchesses, who are married to Prince Harry and Prince William.
Palace aides have been spending hours each week moderating comments on the official Palace Instagram account and removing racist and sexist content.
Remains of explorer who first rounded Australia found in UK
LONDON (AP) — The remains of a noted Royal Navy explorer who led the first known circumnavigation of Australia have been found by archaeologists excavating a burial ground where a railway station is planned.
The archaeologists identified the remains of Captain Matthew Flinders by the lead plate placed on top of his coffin. He was buried at St. James's burial ground in 1814 but the headstone was removed in the 1840s, leaving the precise location of his grave a mystery.
Royals reveal the images on their Christmas cards
LONDON (AP) — British officials have released the photos chosen by members of the royal family for their Christmas cards.
Prince William and his wife Kate are shown outside in casual clothes, their three young children in tow. Prince Harry and Meghan chose a black and white motif that shows the newlyweds admiring a fireworks display at their evening wedding reception in May.
Prince William, wife Kate bring gifts to UK forces in Cyprus
RAF AKROTIRI, Cyprus (AP) — Prince William and his wife Kate brought Christmas gifts and holiday greetings Wednesday to British servicemen at the Royal Air Force Base Akrotiri in Cyprus.
The visit by William and the Duchess of Cambridge was designed to honor the estimated 11,000 British soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines deployed on foreign operations over the holidays.
After meeting servicemen in a hangar, William thanked Britain's Armed Forces for their sacrifices.
William, Kate pay tribute to UK soccer team owner
LONDON (AP) — Prince William and Kate have paid tribute to Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others who died with him in an Oct. 27 helicopter crash outside the soccer team's stadium.
Vichai's family welcomed them Wednesday to a tribute site covered with flowers. Kate left a bouquet as William stood beside her.
Prince Charles turns 70 with party, new family photos
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles is turning 70 with a family birthday party, and a firm commitment to his environmentalist views.
Charles is due to have tea on Wednesday with a group of people who are also turning 70 this year, before a Buckingham Palace party thrown by his mother, Queen Elizabeth II.
Call her a dame: Emma Thompson gets top British award
LONDON (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson has received one of Britain's highest awards from Prince William — and thought about giving him a kiss at the Buckingham Palace ceremony.
Thompson received a damehood on Wednesday in recognition for her splendid career, an event made special by the fact that it was given to her by William, a longtime friend.
Royal sweets: Diana and sons feature in cake competition
LONDON (AP) — There seems to be a bit of a royal obsession on display at the Cake International exhibition taking place in Birmingham in central England.
There was an oversize cake depicting the late Princess Diana with her two sons Prince William and Prince Harry. There's even a life-size cake of a grown-up Prince Harry with his wife Meghan the duchess of Sussex.
The eye-catching cakes feature in a three-day cake decorating and baking show that includes a number of prizes in various competitions.
Duchess Kate shown papers about deaths of 3 ancestors in WWI
LONDON (AP) — The Duchess of Cambridge has been shown original documents detailing the lives and deaths of three ancestors who were killed in France during World War I.
Kate, the wife of Britain's Prince William, viewed documents about the three Lupton brothers — her great great-uncles — on Wednesday. They were brothers of Olive Middleton, Kate's great-grandmother.
Kate was shown an official letter from Buckingham Palace expressing King George V's sympathy after the third brother died.
Pip Pip Hooray: Pippa Middleton gives birth to baby boy
LONDON (AP) — Pippa Middleton, the sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby boy.
A spokeswoman for Middleton and her husband James Matthews said Tuesday that their first baby had been born the day before.
Kensington Palace says that Prince William and Kate are "thrilled for Pippa and James."
A prince or princess?: Facts about Harry and Meghan’s baby
LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace said Monday that Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child to be born in the spring of 2019. Here are answers to some questions about the baby-to-be.
Harry and Meghan’s baby would be 7th in line for UK throne
LONDON (AP) — A baby born to Prince Harry and Meghan, the duchess of Sussex, would be seventh in line for the British throne when it is born next spring. Here is the current line of succession to the British throne upon of the death of 92-year-old Queen Elizabeth II:
1. Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, eldest child of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip
2. Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, eldest child of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana.
Princess Eugenie weds her beau at Windsor Castle
WINDSOR, England (AP) — Britain's Princess Eugenie married tequila brand ambassador Jack Brooksbank in a star-studded royal wedding Friday at St. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle.
It was the second wedding extravaganza of the year for the royal family, which seems to be riding a wave of popularity as the younger generation comes to the fore and the widely-respected Queen Elizabeth II cuts back slightly on her public appearances.