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William at 40: A milestone birthday in a life under scrutiny

William at 40: A milestone birthday in a life under scrutiny

LONDON– The world watched as Prince William grew from a tallheaded schoolboy to a dashing air-sea rescue pilot to a balding father of three. But as he turns 40 on Tuesday, William is making the biggest change yet: assuming an increasingly central role in the royal family as he prepares for his eventual accession to …

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Inside Adelaide Cottage, the new home of Prince William, Kate and kids

Inside Adelaide Cottage, the new home of Prince William, Kate and kids

As Queen Elizabeth permanently moved out of Buckingham Palace, her home of nearly 70 years, Prince William and Kate Middleton are saying goodbye to their longtime home, too. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are moving from London’s Kensington Palace into Adelaide Cottage, a property at Windsor Home Park estate in the royal town of …

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Prince Andrew banned from Royal event by Charles and William

Prince Andrew banned from Royal event by Charles and William

Prince Andrew was a no-show Monday at his expected return to high-profile royal events — after heir-to-the-throne brother Prince Charles reportedly intervened to bar his appearance. The disgraced royal, 62, was long rumored to be joining other royals Monday at the flamboyant Order of the Garter parade. But he was forbidden from attending at the …

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Prince Andrew Cut From Royal Procession as Prince Charles Claims Victory Over Queen

Prince Andrew Cut From Royal Procession as Prince Charles Claims Victory Over Queen

Can’t get enough royals news? Subscribe to Royalistthe Daily Beast’s royals newsletter here. Prince Andrew was brutally cut out of all public-facing elements of a key royal ceremony Monday, after senior family members rebelled against the queen and demanded that they not be required to appear alongside him in public. Andrew’s side sought to characterize …

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Prince William and Prince Harry Didn't Meet at Jubilee, Sussexes Got 15 Minutes With Queen

Prince William and Prince Harry Didn’t Meet at Jubilee, Sussexes Got 15 Minutes With Queen

Welcome to this week’s edition of Royalist, The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday. Put 15 minutes on the clock, please Attentive readers will recall that on Friday last week The Daily Beast reported that it was “highly unlikely” that Queen …

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Prince George reacts to Prince Louis' Platinum Jubilee antics

Prince George reacts to Prince Louis’ Platinum Jubilee antics

Oh bro. Prince William and Kate Middleton’s son Prince George was hilariously amused by his younger brother Prince Louis’ wild behavior Sunday during Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant. George, 8, was seen giggling and covering his eyes with his hands as Louis, 4, raised his arms to the sky and threw up two peace …

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Princess Charlotte scolds Prince Louis during Queen's Jubilee

Princess Charlotte scolds Prince Louis during Queen’s Jubilee

Being a big sister is her crowning glory. Princess Charlotte, 7, was seen scolding her younger brother Prince Louis, 4, during Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant on Sunday – after their mom, Kate Middleton, struggled to get the little royal to behave. A now-viral video from the event shows Louis putting his fist in …

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Princess Charlotte scolds Prince Louis during Queen's Jubilee

Princess Charlotte scolds Prince Louis during Queen’s Jubilee

Being a big sister is her crowning glory. Princess Charlotte, 7, was seen scolding her younger brother Prince Louis, 4, during Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant on Sunday – after their mom, Kate Middleton, struggled to get the little royal to behave. A now-viral video from the event shows Louis putting his fist in …

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Harry and Meghan told 'no chance' of Queen and Lilibet photo

Harry and Meghan told ‘no chance’ of Queen and Lilibet photo

Depending on whom you ask, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were either cruelly rejected by royal aides when they asked Queen Elizabeth II to pose for photos with their daughter Lilibet Diana last week — or they were just too polite to bother her royal grandmum majesty. Contradicting claims over an alleged picture request have …

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