| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, likes a bargain as much as anyone -- and she was spotted shopping at the designer outlets at Bicester Village in Oxfordshire, England, on Sunday, People reports. Among her stops were Ralph Lauren and Valentino. [People]...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Prince George celebrated his first birthday on Tuesday with a tea party for the freshest face of the British monarchy.
The firstborn son of Britain's Prince William and wife Catherine, formerly Kate Middleton, was feted with a gathering at his parents'...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:01 AM
If you visit the Cambridge American Cemetery in England, you'll find a new visitor center that includes a Sacrifice Gallery with panels honoring 17 individuals who lost their lives in World War II.
One of them is Technical Sgt. William R. Benn, one of...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 11:43 AM
He walks! Prince George joined his mom and dad for the Royal Charity Polo match Sunday in Cirencester, England, where he was photographed taking a few wobbly steps.
The third in line to the British throne, who turns 1 on July 22, was helped along by mom...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Tom Rush, an iconic singer, songwriter and guitarist who helped shape the great folk revival in the '60s and its resurgence in the '80s and the '90s, is still very much a spirited, spirit-lifting entertainer, musician and raconteur whose ebullient talents...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Jesse Leavenworth here to tell you about Jesse Leavenworth.
I write of my Revolutionary namesake with pride, but must admit some truth in the old saying about looking back far enough and finding a horse thief.
Old Jess and I share ancestors who came...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Helen E. Bryant, a former Hochschild-Kohn department store manager who later worked in commercial real estate sales, died March 10 of bile duct cancer at Beach Haven II, her Rocky Point home. She was 91.
"I'd describe her as a very strong woman who...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:00 PM
When telling a tale that includes centuries of endurance, moments of triumph, bursts of humor and sudden, unspeakable atrocities, what's the right tone with which to articulate it all?
That's the trick historian Simon Schama had to figure out in his new...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:46 AM
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released a spring portrait of themselves with baby Prince George and Lupo the cocker spaniel gazing out a window at Kensington Palace. [The Cut]
Model Miranda Kerr was shot wearing nothing but stockings by Mario...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge wore a perfect-for-spring pale yellow dress on Easter Sunday, when she and Prince William and baby Prince George visited the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia. [Grazia]
Earlier in the day she wore a chic dove-gray coat and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Ever since the first homework was assigned at the University of Oxford in 1167, the stellar graduates of British universities have influenced Western civilization. But that doesn't mean that Britain's three oldest college towns are stodgy. Although you...