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  • 'Charles & Di' revisits wedding of another century

    The massive audience that tuned into the 1981 nuptials of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer may have watched the events of that day through a haze of rosy optimism, but the events that followed -- a marriage that soured and ended in divorce, Diana's...
  • Royal wedding doughnut debuts

    Royal wedding doughnut debuts
    Forget the two wedding cakes, Prince William and Kate Middleton. You know you've really arrived on the world stage when Dunkin' Donuts introduces a "Royal Wedding Donut" in honor of your nuptials. Said doughnut is described by Massachussetts-based...
  • Boda Real: Buckingham Palace se viste de fiesta

    <b>Boda Real:</b> Buckingham Palace se viste de fiesta
    La residencia oficial de la Reina Isabel II se engalana para recibir a los invitados al enlace de su nieto, el príncipe Guillermo, con Kate Middleton. Se trata de uno de los edificios más emblemáticos del Reino Unido. ¿Visitamos su interior? Diecinueve...
  • Prince William takes Kate Middleton to Princess Diana's tomb

    Prince William takes Kate Middleton to Princess Diana's tomb
  • Princess-to-be Kate Middleton has Maryland family ties

    Princess-to-be Kate Middleton has Maryland family ties
    Soon-to-be princess Kate Middleton has a few prominent Marylanders — and American celebrities — in her family tree. Middleton, a commoner who marries Prince William on Friday, is a distant cousin of "The Star-Spangled Banner" author Francis...
  • Royal wedding: Her Royal Blandness

    Royal wedding: Her Royal Blandness
    I admit it: I love Kate Middleton. I love that she defied the usual dating advice and waited years for her prince to come around. I love that she's a commoner but still wears those outrageous feathered hats. Most of all, I love that the hats are the...
  • Why I'm watching the royal wedding

    Why I'm watching the royal wedding
    Friday mornings at 4 a.m. generally find me asleep, but this week I'll be among the thousands of Anglophiles glued to my television for the "wedding of the century." At 25, I've spent the better part of my adult life either in Europe or wishing I was...
  • The 1981 Royal Wedding: When we thought fairy tales came true

    The 1981 Royal Wedding: When we thought fairy tales came true
    In 1981, reporter Ellen Warren had a seat high in the rafters at St. Paul's Cathedral to cover the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer. The cathedral was chosen because it could hold more guests than Westminster Abbey, where Friday's...
  • The majesty of marriage

    The majesty of marriage
    By the time you read this, millions of Americans will have risen this morning at an hour best suited for dairy farming to watch wall-to-wall coverage of the televised wedding of Britain's Kate Middleton and Prince William. The TV networks are certainly...
  • 7 things to know about Pippa Middleton

    7 things to know about Pippa Middleton
    Sure, Kate Middleton—excuse us, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge—looked gorgeous on her wedding day. But her little sister, Pippa, 27, looked every bit as dazzling in her ivory-colored Alexander McQueen bridesmaid dress. And c'mon, who would...
  • In fashion, the brand plays on

    In fashion, the brand plays on
    Any doubt that there would be life for the Alexander McQueen brand after the death of its founder should have vanished over the last two weeks. The hoopla surrounding the opening of the "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" exhibition at the Metropolitan...