Royalty

June 18, 2018 - 4:39 am
MADRID (AP) — The brother-in-law of Spain's King Felipe VI has begun serving a nearly six-year sentence for fraud and tax evasion, Spanish prison authorities said Monday. An official with the Interior Ministry's prison management division said Inaki Urdangarin arrived Monday morning at a prison...
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June 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm
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Protesters gather for a demonstration outside the Prime Minister's office in Amman, early Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Jordan's King Abdullah II on Tuesday appointed a new prime minister, the royal palace said, naming a leading reformer as head of government in hopes of quelling the largest anti-government protests in recent years. (AP Photo/Raad al-Adayleh)
June 10, 2018 - 11:03 pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Three Gulf Arab states pledged $2.5 billion in aid to Jordan on Monday in an effort to stabilize the U.S.-allied kingdom as it faces its worst protests in years over government austerity plans that included tax increases. The money from Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the...
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Soldiers march for the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony in London, Saturday, June 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 09, 2018 - 9:24 am
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and his new wife, the former actress Meghan Markle, joined the pageantry of the annual Trooping the Color ceremony Saturday in London to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's official birthday. The duke and duchess, who married three weeks ago, made the short trip from...
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FILE - In this Sunday, May 27, 2012 file photo, Kenny Dalglish manages the Rest Of The World team against an England team during the Soccer Aid charity soccer match in aid of UNICEF at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England. Former Liverpool player and manager Kenny Dalglish was knighted on Friday, June 8, 2018. The Anfield icon was honored by Queen Elizabeth II for services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool. (AP Photo/Jon Super, file)
June 08, 2018 - 8:01 pm
LONDON (AP) — Former Liverpool player and manager Kenny Dalglish was knighted on Friday. The Anfield icon was honored by Queen Elizabeth II for services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool. Dalglish, 67, was the only sportsperson knighted in the Queen's Birthday List, while Bournemouth...
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II leaves after opening The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries at Westminster Abbey in London, Friday, June 8, 2018. The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries will open to the public on June 11. The new galleries are set more than 16 metres above the Abbey's floor in the medieval Triforium, an area that has never been open to the public before. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, Pool)
June 08, 2018 - 11:37 am
LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace says Queen Elizabeth II had successful eye surgery to treat a cataract last month. The palace made the announcement Friday after the queen was seen wearing sunglasses at a number of recent public engagements. It was not announced at the time of the procedure. The 92-...
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FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018, file photo, Japan's Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko watch as Prince Hisahito participates in a sports event at a primary school affiliated with Ochanomizu University in Tokyo. Prince Akishino, the second son of Japan's Emperor Akihito, and his wife, Princess Kiko, are visiting Hawaii for the first time. The Japanese royal couple is on Oahu from June 4 to June 8, 2018, as part of a yearlong celebration for the 150th anniversary of the first Japanese immigrants arriving in Hawaii. They will visit the National Cemetery of the Pacific in Punchbowl and the Ehime Maru Memorial on Monday, which commemorates Japanese lives lost when a U.S. submarine collided with a Japanese ship, and attend dinner with Gov. David Ige. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, Pool, File)
June 04, 2018 - 10:15 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Prince Akishino, the second son of Japan's Emperor Akihito, and his wife, Princess Kiko, are making their first official visit together to the U.S. The Japanese royal couple is in Hawaii this week as part of a yearlong celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first Japanese...
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June 02, 2018 - 5:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Thomas J. Mace-Archer-Mills, Esq., knew more about the royal wedding than the millions who listened to his global TV commentary outside Windsor Castle — delivered in a posh British accent. It turns out he's a mere Italian-American mortal — from upstate New York. Tommy Muscatello...
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Britain's Prince Charles, left, shakes hands with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis at the Cotroceni Presidential Palace, in Bucharest, Romania, Wednesday, May 30, 2018.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
May 30, 2018 - 11:55 am
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles has arrived for his annual visit to Romania, a place where he charges his batteries and also promotes skills and training in rural Transylvania. He met Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Wednesday and later met Prime Minister Viorica Dancila in...
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Serena Williams of the U.S., right, shakes hands with Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic after their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
May 29, 2018 - 2:15 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament (all times local): 8 p.m. That story that made the rounds about Serena Williams playing beer pong as part of the royal wedding festivities? "Not even remotely true," Williams says. The tennis star adds: "I...
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