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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, Prince Joachim of Denmark, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. According to a royal palace statement 51-year old Prince Joachim, the youngest son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark, has undergone emergency surgery after being admitted to hospital in Toulouse southern France Friday July 24, 2020, for a blood clot in his brain. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, FILE)

Danish prince discharged after brain surgery in France

Aug. 4, 2020 9:23 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Prince Joachim, the younger son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark, has been discharged after undergoing emergency surgery in France last month for a blood clot in his brain, the palace said Tuesday. The 51-year-old prince, who had been on vacation, was admitted to the Toulouse...

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Spain's former king leaving country amid financial scandal

Aug. 3, 2020 5:37 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s former monarch, Juan Carlos I, is leaving Spain to live in another, unspecified, country amid a financial scandal, according to a letter published on the royal family's website Monday. The letter from Juan Carlos to his son, King Felipe VI, said: “I am informing you of...

FILE - In this Dec.10, 2019, file photo, Saudi King Salman talks during the 40th Gulf Cooperation Council Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia's King Salman was discharged from a hospital in the capital, Riyadh, after more than a week following surgery to remove his gall bladder, the Royal Court said in a statement late Thursday, July 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File)

Saudi Royal Court says King Salman discharged from hospital

Jul. 31, 2020 1:24 AM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman was discharged from a hospital in the capital Riyadh after more than a week following surgery to remove his gall bladder, the Royal Court said. The court said in a statement late Thursday the monarch, 84, left the King Faisal Specialist Hospital...

FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, Prince Joachim of Denmark, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. According to a royal palace statement 51-year old Prince Joachim, the youngest son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark, has undergone emergency surgery after being admitted to hospital in Toulouse southern France Friday July 24, 2020, for a blood clot in his brain. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, FILE)

Danish prince recovering after France brain surgery

Jul. 28, 2020 6:49 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Prince Joachim, the younger son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark, who underwent emergency surgery for a blood clot in his brain won’t suffer any long-term effects, the royal palace said Tuesday. The 51-year-old prince, who had been on vacation in France, was admitted to the...

Danish prince undergoes brain surgery in southern France

Jul. 27, 2020 5:22 AM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Prince Joachim, the youngest son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark, has undergone emergency surgery for a blood clot in his brain, the royal palace said. The 51-year-old prince, who had been on vacation in France, was admitted to the Toulouse University Hospital late on Friday and...

FILE - In this Monday March 9, 2020, file photo, from left, Britain's Prince Harry, Prince William, Meghan Duchess of Sussex and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge leave the annual Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. Prince William infuriated Prince Harry when he told his younger brother he should move slowly in his relationship with the former Meghan Markle, fearing that he was  being “blindsided by lust,’’ a new book on the Windsors says. The second installment of a serialized version of the book “Finding Freedom,” which appeared in the Sunday Times, Sunday, July 26, 2020 claimed that Harry was angered by what he perceived to be as William’s snobby tone in a discussion about the American actress.(Phil Harris/Pool via AP, file)

Rift between royal brothers laid bare in new book extract

Jul. 26, 2020 9:30 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Prince William infuriated Prince Harry when he told his younger brother he should move slowly in his relationship with the former Meghan Markle, fearing that he was being “blindsided by lust,’’ a new book on the Windsors says. The second installment of a serialized...

FILE - In this file photo dated Monday March 9, 2020, from front, Britain's Prince Charles followed by Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, with Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex, as they leave annual Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London. The first instalment of a book serialisation entitled “Finding Freedom,” published in the Times of London Saturday July 25, 2020, underscores hurt feelings caused by the decision of Harry and Meghan to go into self-imposed exile, and lays bare turmoil in the royal household before the pair walked away from their senior roles in the family. (Phil Harris / Pool via AP, File)

New book outlines Prince Harry's less-than-fond farewell

Jul. 25, 2020 12:03 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Freedom for Prince Harry came with a price. A new book on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex lays bare the turmoil in the House of Windsor before the pair walked away from senior roles in Britain's royal family, describing relations so frosty that Prince Harry, Prince William and their spouses...

In this image taken in July 2020 and issued by Kensington Palace, Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge meets with a member of the four organisations that will benefit from the Royal Foundation COVID-19 response fund, on the Sandringham Estate, Sandringham, England. The Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge has granted nearly GBP 1.8 million in supporting the frontline community and the nation's mental health, through a bespoke fund which was set up as part of the organisation's response to COVID-19. (Kensington Palace via AP)

Prince William, Kate donate for pandemic mental health work

Jul. 23, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The foundation of Britain's Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge have awarded almost 1.8 million pounds ($2.3 million) to support the mental health of front line workers and others affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The couple’s Royal Foundation Covid-19 Response Fund...

FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2019, file photo, Saudi King Salman chairs the 40th Gulf Cooperation Council Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  Saudi Arabia says that 84-year-old King Salman has undergone a successful surgery to remove his gallbladder. The state-run Saudi Press Agency reported Thursday, July 23, 2020,  that the surgery took place, saying the king underwent the procedure at at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)

Saudi king, 84, undergoes surgery to remove gallbladder

Jul. 23, 2020 9:11 AM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman underwent a successful surgery that removed his gallbladder, the kingdom said Thursday, just days after being admitted to hospital over an inflammation of the organ. Surgeons at Riyadh's King Faisal Specialist Hospital operated on the king, the...

Britain's Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh arrives for a ceremony for the transfer of the Colonel-in-Chief of the Rifles from the Duke to the Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, who will conclude the ceremony from Highgrove House, at Windsor Castle, England, Wednesday July 22, 2020. The ceremony will begin at Windsor Castle where the Assistant Colonel Commandant, Major General Tom Copinger-Symes, will offer the salute and thank the Duke for his 67 years of support and service to The Rifles, and their forming and antecedent Regiments. The ceremony will continue at Highgrove House, with Camilla The Duchess of Cornwall, where she will be addressed by The Rifles' Colonel Commandant. (Adrian Dennis/Pool via AP)

Britain's Prince Philip, 99, makes rare public appearance

Jul. 22, 2020 8:36 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Prince Philip has made a rare public appearance as he attended a military ceremony at Windsor Castle to transfer a long-held ceremonial role to his daughter-in-law Camilla. The 99-year-old Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, has been Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles...