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Queens Diamond Jubilee

Queen Elizabeth Opens Diamond Jubilee Maternity Ward, Possibly Has Babies On The Brain

Posted 06.14.2012 | Style

We've sort of been on Kate Middleton baby watch since she and Prince William tied the knot in epic fashion -- not because we think it'll happen anytim...

Queen Elizabeth Honored For Dedication To Service At Diamond Jubilee Celebration

Posted 06.05.2012 | Impact

Though Queen Elizabeth's 60-year reign has been marked by a variety of both challenges and triumphs, there's been one constant: her commitment to serv...

WATCH: Grace Jones Hula-Hoops Her Way Through The Diamond Jubilee

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.08.2012 | Black Voices

Nothing could prepare us for the star-studded lineup at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee concert -- featuring Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney, Jessie J and ...

Obama Celebrates Queen's Royal Milestone

AP | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is celebrating Britain's Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee, honoring her 60 years on the throne. In a videotaped m...

Why the Queen's Diamonds Are Truly Remarkable

Dr. William D. Nesse | Posted 06.04.2012 | Science
Dr. William D. Nesse

They make lovely gems that symbolize the strength and resolve of the British monarchy. But perhaps more importantly, their unsurpassed physical properties make them a critical industrial commodity.

George Washington and the Queen

Steve Clemons | Posted 08.04.2012 | DC
Steve Clemons

Tonight much of Washington, D.C.'s glitterati will attend the Diamond Jubilee festivities saluting the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at the British Embassy.

The HUGE Lineup For Queen's Jubilee Concert

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.04.2012 | Entertainment

LONDON — Elton John sang "I'm Still Standing," Stevie Wonder crooned "Isn't She Lovely," and Paul McCartney sent "All My Loving" as musical roya...

What Is Meredith Wearing?!

Posted 06.04.2012 | Media

It seems like covering the Queen's Diamond Jubilee was an assignment "Today" correspondent Meredith Vieira took very seriously. Donning a massive, ...

Karl Lagerfeld: Kate Middleton's Bottom Is As Lovely As Pippa's

Posted 06.03.2012 | Style

We never knew Karl Lagerfeld was such a royal enthusiast until today, when he took his seat beside journalists Marie Drucker and Stéphane Bern to cov...

Karl Lagerfeld: Kate Middleton's Bottom Is As Lovely As Pippa's

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

We never knew Karl Lagerfeld was such a royal enthusiast until today, when he took his seat beside journalists Marie Drucker and Stéphane Bern to cov...

Boats Set Sail For Queen's Jubilee

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.03.2012 | World

LONDON — The River Thames became a royal highway Sunday, as Queen Elizabeth II led a motley but majestic flotilla of more than 1,000 vessels in ...

WATCH: Vancouver Airport Flash Mob Celebrates The Queen

Posted 06.01.2012 | Travel

The U.K. is getting in on the flash mob action. Or at least its tourism arm is. Earlier this week, men and women, dressed as such British icons as...

God Bless America. God Save the Queen

Robin Koerner | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics
Robin Koerner

Whereas Americans find their identity in the future that they are building, the British find their identity in their past -- in the institutions, ideas and even buildings that tell the story of a nation that has always been a work in progress.

PHOTOS: Kate, Charlene & All The World's Royals Party With Queen Elizabeth II

Posted 05.18.2012 | Style

We love a good royal get-together, when all the world's monarchs (and there are more than you'd think) throw on their best crowns and gather together ...

PHOTOS: Queen Elizabeth II Is On A Boat

Posted 05.19.2012 | Style

The fun never stops on Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee tour, with Britain's royals traveling all over the United Kingdom (and beyond!) to fete th...

PHOTOS: How Amazing Is Princess Beatrice's Hair?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.05.2012 | Style

Can we take a moment and talk about Princess Beatrice's hair? The British royal popped onto the public's radar, of course, for that striking Philip...

PHOTOS: Long Live Queen Elizabeth II & Her Style

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 02.06.2012 | Style

All hail the Queen! Today countries all over the world are celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, a holiday which marks 60 years si...

An Honour and a Privilege: Serving at the Heart of the Special Relationship

Sir Peter Westmacott | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics
Sir Peter Westmacott

It is an immense privilege to return to Washington as British Ambassador, and a great honour to serve at the heart of a relationship that is not just special, but -- as our respective leaders have said -- essential.