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Greece's former king to be buried as a private citizen

Jan. 11, 2023 13:13 PM EST

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Constantine, the former and last king of Greece, will be buried as a private citizen in Tatoi, the former summer residence of Greece’s royals just outside Athens where his parents and ancestors are buried, the government said Wednesday. A controversial...

Constantine, the former and last king of Greece, dies at 82

Jan. 10, 2023 19:47 PM EST

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Constantine, the former and last king of Greece, who won an Olympic gold medal before becoming entangled in his country's volatile politics in the 1960s as king and spent decades in exile, has died. He was 82. Doctors at the private Hygeia Hospital in Athens...

‘Spare’ but not stingy: takeaways from Prince Harry’s memoir

Jan. 09, 2023 20:44 PM EST

From the book's opening citation of William Faulkner, to Prince Harry's passionate bond with his wife Meghan, you could almost call the Duke of Sussex's memoir “The Americanization of Prince Harry." Bereaved boy, troubled teen, wartime soldier, unhappy royal — many facets of...

King Charles salutes late queen, public workers in speech

Dec. 25, 2022 10:04 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — King Charles III evoked memories Sunday of his late mother, Queen Elizabeth II, as he broadcast his first Christmas message as monarch in a speech that also paid tribute to the “selfless dedication” of Britain’s public service workers, many of whom are in a fight with the...

Prince William, like his father, prioritizes the environment

Dec. 02, 2022 19:49 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Prince William capped a three-day visit to Boston by meeting with President Joe Biden to share his vision for safeguarding the environment before attending a gala event Friday evening where he sounded an optimistic tone about solving the world’s environmental problems through...

Today in History: November 20, Elizabeth marries Philip

Nov. 20, 2022 00:06 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2022. There are 41 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 20, 1947, Britain’s future queen, Princess Elizabeth, married Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, at...

'The Crown’ returns to blur the line between royals, fiction

Nov. 07, 2022 00:31 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When “The Crown” returns Wednesday after a two-year absence, the splintering marriage of Charles and Diana and more woes for Queen Elizabeth II are in the drama’s elegant but intrusive spotlight. There’s swirling off-stage drama as well for the Netflix...