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  • American Idol and the Royal Wedding

     
    Before I get to my summary of this week's "American Idol," a word about Friday's royal wedding. Is there anyone out there who intends to spend the day watching television coverage of this event? If so, why? I'm somewhat baffled......
  • Royal wedding: Recessional music revealed

     
    Oxford University Press has confirmed that an abridged version of William Walton's "Crown Imperial March" will be the recessional music played when Prince William and Kate Middleton walk back down the the aisle at Westminster Abbey after their wedding...
  • Royal wedding Quiz No. 3: Ready for Prince William and Kate Middleton's big day?

     
    Royal wedding quiz: We're back with the final quiz to test your smarts about Prince William and Kate Middleton. Onlookers are preparing sleepovers and overseas observers are planning night-long vigils to watch the royal event of the year. And we...
  • Prince William, Prince Harry surprise crowd outside Clarence House [Video]

     
    On the eve of the Royal Wedding, a jovial Prince William surprised the crowds lined up outside his residence with an impromptu appearance. Along with Prince Harry, Prince William chatted up and shook hands with dozens of people, saying he hoped he'd...
  • Prince William-Kate Middleton wedding: Nearly 23 milllion watched

     
    Even for an event with a 6 a.m. ET start time, the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton did well in the ratings. Nearly 22.8 million viewers in the United States watched across 11 channels, Nielsen Media Research said late Saturday. Looking for...
  • Royal wedding of William and Kate: Hardly a frivolous story

     
    When an audience of 3 billion sees a couple exchange the wedding vows, the event reminds everyone of the importance of marriage. Doesn't that divorce-plagued institution need a lift?...
  • ‘Blue Bloods’ leads CBS to Friday win; Katie Couric offers top special on royal wedding

     
    Katie Couric may be leaving the "CBS Evening News," but she put up the best numbers for a royal wedding special Friday night....
  • Royal honeymoon: Where are William and Kate headed?

     
    The royal honeymoon starts Saturday -- but were are Prince William and Kate Middleton headed? Though the royal honeymoon destination is still a secret, south Jordan, Australia's Great Barrier Reef and Balmoral in Scotland have all been mentioned. Prince...
  • Royal wedding: Celebrities react to the ceremony on Twitter

     
    Celebrities shared their thoughts on the Royal Wedding on Twitter. When #PILF and #QILF are trending worldwide on Twitter, it's clear the monarchy has reached new heights. Read a collection of celebrity royal wedding tweets....
  • Royal wedding cake: eight tiers of frosted fruitcake goodness

     
    Take a look at the royal wedding cake. The fruitcake royal wedding cake, designed by Fiona Cairns, was accompanied by a chocolate biscuit cake that William had requested made from a royal family recipe. The newlyweds cut the cake at the queen's Buckingham...
  • Royal wedding: What the music says about William and Kate

     
    After months of anticipation, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, as Prince William and Kate are now styled, tied the knot at Westminster Abbey. The 75 minute service was exactly the right mix of traditional and modern, which bodes well for the future of...