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Queens Jubilee

Would Betty Friedan Be Celebrating?

Gabrielle Burton | Posted 04.06.2013 | Women
Gabrielle Burton

Sooner than I ever imagined. The something that comes cannonballin' out of the sky when you get older is that you wake up one day and things that were just your experiences, your memories, your life, have become history. It's a surreal feeling.

The Inauguration and the Green Nickel Behind Grandma's Stove

Charlie Carillo | Posted 03.23.2013 | New York
Charlie Carillo

With the country drowning in debt, why go through such a costly and excessive ceremony for a guy who already has the job? If that sounds negative and anti-American to you, well, you're wrong. It isn't. It's anti-waste.

Chariots of Quagmire: The London Olympics

Charlie Carillo | Posted 09.18.2012 | World
Charlie Carillo

It's a mob scene in this tiny country village, where thousands of us are anxiously awaiting the arrival of a runner carrying the Olympic torch, and we're all seized by the same passionate thought: Will this frigging rain EVER stop?

Taxpayers Shell Out More For Queen

AP | Posted 07.02.2012 | Money

LONDON -- Buckingham Palace says the taxpayer cost of supporting the British monarchy rose slightly for the financial year that ended March 31. The a...

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, ...

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 ...

PHOTOS: 10 Great Spots To Celebrate The Queen's Jubilee

Oyster | Posted 07.29.2012 | Travel
Oyster

There's really nothing more English than afternoon tea, and so in honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this June, we've rounded up some of our favorite spots to indulge -- in London and the Commonwealth.

Queen's Jubilee Guest List Raises Eyebrows

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 07.18.2012 | World

LONDON — Britain has come under criticism for inviting the king of Bahrain, whose Gulf state has engaged in a brutal crackdown on political diss...

Paul McCartney Performs Songs From His New Album On ITunes

The Huffington Post | Mary Kate Sheridan | Posted 06.04.2012 | Fifty

Paul McCartney is celebrating the release this week of his new album, "Kisses On The Bottom," by performing through a free iTunes live-stream on Febru...