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New Zealand marks queen's death with holiday, church service

Sep. 25, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Monday marked the death of Queen Elizabeth II with a public holiday, a moment of silence and an official memorial service. The South Pacific nation is among 14 outside of the United Kingdom that continue to recognize the British...

'The Crown' back in November for season 5 with new queen

Sep. 24, 2022 13:31 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Crown” will return to its Netflix throne in early November. The drama series about Queen Elizabeth II and her extended family will begin its fifth season on Nov. 9, the streaming service said Saturday. The debut will come two months after the queen's...

At least 250,000 people lined up to see queen's coffin

Sep. 20, 2022 15:21 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — At least 250,000 people joined the huge line to see Queen Elizabeth II's coffin lying in state for four days in London's Westminster Hall at Parliament, an official said Tuesday. The figure was released a day after Britain ended 10 days of national mourning for the...

Queen put to rest with Philip, her parents in Windsor chapel

Sep. 19, 2022 22:10 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — After the pomp and pageantry of a grand state funeral, Queen Elizabeth II was laid to rest with her husband and parents in an intimate ceremony in Windsor away from media cameras. King Charles III and senior royal family members gathered late Monday for the private...

Queen Elizabeth II mourned by Britain and world at funeral

Sep. 19, 2022 18:51 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The United Kingdom and the world bade farewell to Queen Elizabeth II on Monday with a state funeral that drew presidents and kings, princes and prime ministers — and crowds in the streets of London and at Windsor Castle — to honor a monarch whose 70-year reign defined an age. ...

Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral | Live updates

Sep. 19, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

WINDSOR, England — Queen Elizabeth II has been interred together with her late husband, Prince Philip, at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, officials said. The royal family’s official website said the Dean of Windsor conducted a private burial ceremony late Monday at the...

A service for Queen Elizabeth II begins at Windsor Castle hours before she's interred next to late husband Prince Philip

Sep. 19, 2022 11:14 AM EDT
WINDSOR CASTLE, England (AP) — A service for Queen Elizabeth II begins at Windsor Castle hours before she's interred next to late husband Prince Philip.

Bidens among thousands paying respects to Queen Elizabeth II

Sep. 18, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden paid his respects at Queen Elizabeth II's coffin on Sunday as thousands of police, hundreds of British troops and an army of officials made final preparations for the queen's state funeral — a spectacular display of national mourning that will also be the...

Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II is huge security challenge

Sep. 18, 2022 07:13 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The funeral of the only monarch most Britons have known involves the biggest security operation London has ever seen. Mayor Sadiq Khan says Monday’s state funeral for Queen Elizabeth II is an “unprecedented" security challenge, with hundreds of thousands of people...

Queen paved the way for transition to Charles in final years

Sep. 18, 2022 04:27 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — In retrospect, it seems as if she was preparing us all along. Whether it was due to age, ill health or a sense that the end was near, Queen Elizabeth II spent much of the last two years tying up loose ends, trying to make sure the family firm would keep ticking along...