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  • 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...
  • Princess Diana Remembered

    Princess Diana Remembered
    The wait is nearly over for Royal wedding watchers with Prince William and Kate Middleton set to get married about 5am Chicago time Friday morning. It's been almost 15 years since Prince William's mother came to Chicago. But those we spoke with consider...
  • 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...
  • Graphic Princess Diana Photograph Causes Controversy

    Graphic Princess Diana Photograph Causes Controversy
    NEW YORK (PIX11) -- A documentary described as an “inquest of the inquest” into Princess Diana’s death is stirring controversy for including a graphic paparazzi photo of the princess that, for the first time, will be shown to the public....
  • 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' car expected to soar at auction

    'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' car expected to soar at auction
    For sale: custom vintage auto with Hollywood pedigree. Three-liter V-6 engine, polished aluminum hood, serpent horn, wings. Has history of issues with exhaust system. Sure, you could drop $2.6 million on a Bugatti Veyron to cruise the Sunset Strip, but...