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Discovering Victoria's Secrets

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Every cruise has a mix of virgins and veterans but about half of those who sail on Queen Victoria have already cruised on other Cunard ships. Much lik...

Queen To Be Great Grandmother | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is about to acquire a new title: great-granny. Her Majesty's eldest grandson, Peter Phillips, and his wife, Autumn, are ...

Queen Elizabeth Set To Become Great-Grandmother

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Buckingham Palace says Peter Phillips and his wife, Autumn, are expecting their first child in December, a baby who will be Queen Elizabeth...

Queen Elizabeth II Visits BlackBerry Factory, Tries Out 3D Glasses (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Queen Elizabeth II--allegedly a "CrackBerry" addict--was presented with a "royal BlackBerry" during her July 5 tour of Research In Motion's Canadian h...

Queen Elizabeth's Shades: Do Or Don't? (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Why is it that every time Queen Elizabeth II does something the commoners do, the result is just plain funny and kind of cute? Case in point: Her Maje...

PHOTOS: A History Of Royal Visitors In NYC

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Queen Elizabeth is in town today, unfortunately making her grand entrance on what could be the hottest day of the year. The 84-year-old monarch will ...

Revealed With a Kiss: The Return of Lipstick

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

After years of gloss domination, lipstick, especially red lipstick, is finding more fans -- on the catwalk, on the sidewalk and on the red carpet.

Queen Elizabeth Baby PHOTOS Released

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Photographs of Queen Elizabeth II as a baby have been released as part of her 84th birthday celebration. The images include the then Princess Elizabe...

England's Royal Easter Fashion: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

From fabulous hats to festive colors, few families rock Easter like England's royals. Take a look through and decide who was this year's best-dressed....

Queen Withdraws From Canadian Military Tattoo After Staircase Row

Times Online | Charlene Sweeney, Valentine Low | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A row over a staircase has led to the Queen withdrawing from an appearance at the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo during her forthcoming visit ...

David Cameron: Queen's Speech A 'Radical Program For A Radical Government'

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prime Minister David Cameron has hailed the Queen's Speech as a "radical programme for a radical government"....

Prince Philip's Strip Club Gaffe: Asks Navy Cadet If She Works In Strip Club

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and husband to the British Queen, has added another mighty gaffe to his tremendous history of verbal blunders. Th...

International Women's Day: We've Come a Long Way, Baby!

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

On the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, we celebrate the first ever female best director at the Oscars. Against all odds (and her ex-hu...

Prince Andrew Allegedly Hits Police Officer With His Car

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prince Andrew has allegedly hit a police officer with his car, the AP reports: British police are investigating an accident in which Prince Andrew al...

Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip Slip Out For Date Night

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Britain's Queen Elizabeth stunned theater-goers in London this week when she and her husband slipped in to see a play unannounced and at the last minu...

Why We Can't Get Enough of the Tudors

S.J. Parris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
S.J. Parris

Why are we compelled to go on retelling the story of this troubled royal dynasty who lived and loved and fought and shagged and chopped off heads half a millennium ago?

Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, on Producing 'The Young Victoria' and her Thoughts on DC

Liz Glover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Liz Glover

This blog post offers video of Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, on producing the 'Young Victoria.' The Duchess also shares her thoughts on the happenings and developments occurring in Washington, DC.

Tom Binns, British Radio DJ, Fired After Interrupting Queen's Speech

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

British radio DJ Tom Binns has been fired after interrupting the Queen's traditional Christmas speech by saying "two words: Bor-ing." Binns, who ha...

Can We Finally Tell the Truth About Britain's Vile 'Queen Mother'?

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

William Shawcross has won the favor of his fellow monarchists by taking the Queen Mother's curdled life and presenting it as the best of British.

Queen Mother Biography Draws On Letters, Diaries, And Interviews | Genevieve Bahrenburg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In this month's "The Girl Who Would Be Queen," an exclusive excerpt from William Shawcross's new book, The Queen Mother: The Official Biography (Knopf...

Lies, Damned Lies -- and the DoubleSpeak I Would Erase From the English Language

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

The English language needs a spring cleaning to purge phrases that, while posing as neutral descriptions of the world, contain a hidden political agenda that then molds the assumptions of the listener.

Queen Elizabeth's Garden Modeled After Michelle Obama's

Vanity Fair | By Vanity Fair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Prince Charles isn't Britain's only green royal: his mother, Queen Elizabeth, is joining the eco-friendly crusade as well. Her Royal Highness has star...

Gold Wii Given To Queen Elizabeth By Software Company THQ

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

If Queen Elizabeth decides to play some video games, she could do it in style -- with a gold-plated Wii!...

Susan Boyle Placed Rather Than Won: Hollie Steel Cried Her Way into the Finals

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

it seems to me Susan's negative press in the tabloids and CNN, plus tweets on Twitter may have worked against her.

Moonlit Path: Queen Elizabeth's Racehorse Fails Drug Test

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Chris McGrath Even Eden had its serpent, and yesterday the racing authorities twice introduced a sombre note of vigilance to an afternoon that oth...