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The Queen Breaks Her Silence On Scotland's Independence

AP | By GREGORY KATZ | Posted 09.15.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has made her first comments about this week's Scottish independence vote, urging Scots to "think very carefully abo...

Kate, Hyperemesis Sucks Worse the Second Time

Elizabeth Broadbent | Posted 09.09.2014 | Parents
Elizabeth Broadbent

Like every mama with HG, she'll blame herself for this. No matter how much she wants this baby, she'll feel guilty. George's life will change, and Kate will miss precious time with him. And that's perhaps worse than the sickness: being stuck in bed when your child needs you.

Yagana Shah

5 Ways To Live As Long As The Royals

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.26.2014 | Fifty

It's not easy being queen, but Her Maj has been at it for longer than some of us have been alive. Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne over 62 ye...

Queen Elizabeth Keeps Her Birthday Party Going Two Months Later

AP | Posted 06.15.2014 | Style

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of British soldiers in tall bearskin hats and ceremonial dress marched Saturday in central London for the "Trooping the Color...

Glasgow: From Pubs to Parks In Scotland's 'Second City'

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.21.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Glasgow has been busy brushing the soot off its sandstone and washing behind its no-longer-industrial ears. What has emerged after decades of careful restoration is a Victorian city where you can breathe the beautiful air.

The Louise Log Season 3: Seen in a Different Light

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 06.14.2014 | Comedy
Marcel Hidalgo

Louise has a new hairstyle and a new hair color. She is now a blonde. And her once straight hair is now curly, pulled away from her face. She we...

Pope Gives Queen A Royal Welcome

AP | DANIELA PETROFF | Posted 06.03.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II — bearing a basket of honey, whiskey and other goodies from the royal estates — paid a visit to Pope Fran...

The Resistance Man: A Talk With Martin Walker

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 05.18.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Martin Walker is a senior fellow of a private think tank for CEOs of major corporations. He is also editor-in-chief emeritus and international affa...

7 Crazy Reasons You Should Be Intimidated To Eat With Queen Elizabeth II

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 03.21.2014 | Taste

You might as well make reservations at Downton Abbey while you're at it.

Queen To Visit Pope In Rome

AP | Posted 02.04.2014 | Religion

LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace says that Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip will visit Pope Francis in Rome. The palace said Tuesday...

Rethink Gift-Giving, Queen Elizabeth Style

Gerit Quealy | Posted 04.02.2014 | Arts
Gerit Quealy

Back in the 16th century -- before Christmas became the Santa-fueled spending-spree we all know and love (sort of) courtesy of that other long-reigning queen, Victoria -- the gift-giving extravaganza came at New Year.

Holy $%!& It's Friday!!! Here Are Some Ways To Make It Awesome (Plus A Dancing Kid)

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.24.2014 | Comedy

It happened again! The last day before the weekend! We know you're sups excited. As part of a helpful ongoing series, we've compiled this list of ...

The Queen Snubs Children & Bans Kate's Dog From Christmas

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 12.30.2013 | Style

It may be holiday season, but Queen Elizabeth II doesn't seem to be in the spirit of things. Her Majesty disappointed crowds of children yesterday,...

PHOTOS: Queen Elizabeth & Princess Margaret Were The Olsen Sisters Of Their Time

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

As any two sisters know, matching outfits might just be the most embarrassing punishment parents can inflict on their daughters. By the time the Olsen...

Queen Elizabeth II Attends Christmas Service

AP | Posted 12.25.2013 | World

LONDON (AP) — Britain's royal family is attending a traditional Christmas church service. Wearing an orange coat and black fur hat, Queen Elizabeth...

Leadership, aka Advertising

Simon Higby | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Simon Higby

Brilliant leaders are those who use all the tools at their disposal to "earn the ears" of the audience. They use who they are and what they are good at. In effect, using their personal unique selling point to help get their message through in the very same way we would advertise a product.

PICS: British Champion's Day Brings Queen Elizabeth, Princess Beatrice To Royal Ascot

Posted 10.20.2013 | Style

If we hosted an event called "British Champion's Day," it'd probably involve some sort of style awards. While the actual event involves horse racing a...

Queen: Malala Is 'Wonderful'

Evening Standard, London | | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

The Queen described the campaigning work of Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban, as "wonderful" ...

James Bond Stuntman From London Olympics Killed

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

LONDON, Aug 15 (Reuters) - A stuntman who parachuted into the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics dressed as the fictional British spy Jame...

Memo to Anthony Weiner: The 'G' Word Is a Blessing, Not a Curse

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 10.08.2013 | Fifty
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

As someone who does not vote in New York City, I have no dog in this fight. But as a grandparent, I have a big problem with this entire story line.

UK Releases Queen's 'World War III' Speech

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

By Li-mei Hoang LONDON (Reuters) - Relations between the Soviet Union and the West had become so tense 30 years ago that British offici...

Worst Royal Baby Souvenir Ever?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.25.2013 | Weird News

Prince George isn't even a week old, but he's already responsible for a substantial boost to the British economy. The royal nipper's birth is expec...

The Queen Said WHAT When William Was Born?

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 09.23.2013 | Parents

NEW YORK -- Your sex life will never be the same. In my day. What, not breast-feeding? From diet tips to "little baby, little problems," sleep-depriv...

Leadership Lessons From the British Royal Family

Sanyin Siang | Posted 09.23.2013 | Business
Sanyin Siang

The British monarchy has found a place in our modern age for good reason. And it looks like it's here to stay. What can you do to be more royal-like in your leadership?

Is Kate In Labor? (Finally?!)

GalTime | Posted 09.18.2013 | Parents
GalTime

Could the #GreatKateWait finally be coming to an end? Could we all be about to be a part of (well, not exactly a part of, but we can act like we're family, can't we?!) the most talked about birth since, well, probably Prince William?