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  1. 'Voice of Racing' O'Sullevan dies at 97Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... War II German U-Boat, and just prior to his 50th and final Grand National he was awarded a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II. Nigel Payne, chief executive of the Sir Peter O'Sullevan Charitable Trust, said: "Sir Peter died earlier this afternoon ...

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  2. Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation star Rebecca Ferguson unfazed by fameRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... lives. After becoming only the fifth Swedish-born actress to be nominated for a Golden Globe, for her work as Elizabeth II in the BBC miniseries The White Queen , Ferguson sent in a tape to audition for the role of Ilsa. Apparently, Team Cruise ...

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  3. Cecil the Lion: Shocking pictures reveal a history of big game huntingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    There's been outrage over a hunter's slaying of Cecil the lion but the tradition of hunting has been around for as long as man The killing of much-loved lion Cecil has brought international condemnation of the American dentist who fired the fatal arrow. King Edward VIII of England and Queen Elizabeth II are two British royals who have been involved in big game hunt expeditions on their travels.

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  4. Bloomberg news: Boss buys London home for $25 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Poynter Online

    ... and has occasionally visited him there). Mr. Bloomberg, who was recently made an honorary knight by Queen Elizabeth II, is an Anglophile who runs with London's elite. He is building a new headquarters there for his media company (atop a ...

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  5. Mini theater reviews from LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    "King Charles III" imagines life for the British royal family after the death of the current queen. Pictured, at the Trooping of the Colour in July, are members of the real royal family: Camilla, duchess of Cornwall; Prince Charles; Prince William, holding Prince George; Catherine, duchess of Cambridge; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Harry; and James, viscount Severn .

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  6. Return Kohinoor to India: Uk MPRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    ... h had installed it in a temple of a Hindu goddess as her eye. Today the diamond is a part of the Crown of Queen Elizabeth II. However, till now Britain has refused demands to return the diamond to its country of origin.

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  7. Mike Bloomberg buys historic London mansion for $25 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday | GantDaily.com

    ... and politicians. Bloomberg has close ties to the U.K., and received an honorary knighthood in 2014 from Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his business and philanthropic work. He has worked with London mayor Boris Johnson on city hall initiatives, ...

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  8. Dame Helen Mirren has awards room at houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | InsideHalton.com

    ... were a disaster. The worst was ... I got two awards at the Golden Globes for 'Queen Elizabeth I' and 'Queen Elizabeth II' and when I was receiving the award for 'Queen Elizabeth II', I got mixed up because I was a bit drunk and accepted the award ...

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  9. Return Kohinoor to India, Uk MP Keith Vaz saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of India

    ... A replica of the Kohinoor diamond. (Getty Images file photo) Today the diamond is a part of the Crown of Queen Elizabeth II. However, till now Britain has refused demands to return the diamond to its country of origin. ...

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  10. 'We need to make the House of Lords reflect the true will of the British people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    The House of Lords should be made up of peers in direct proportion to the votes cast in an election, says singer-songwriter Billy Bragg Queen Elizabeth II seated next to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, on the throne in the Chamber of the House of Lords with members of both houses of parliament waiting for the Queen's Speech to commence during the State Opening of Parliament in the Palace of Westminster in London on May, 9, 2012 The PM made a manifesto vow to 'rebalance' the membership of the upper house to better reflect votes cast at the general election. The Lords is already the world's second largest legislative chamber, each member costing the taxpayer 115,000 a year.

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  11. New Photo: Kensington Palace Celebrates Prince George's Second BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | MLive.com

    ... won't be able to make it - but his grandparents Carole and Michael Middleton, along with his great-granny Queen Elizabeth II, are expected to attend.

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  12. Kate Middleton Reveals Prince George Thinks He's Older Than He Actually IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | E! Online

    ... Amner Hall has plenty of space for him to exert his energy, at the private 10-bedroom home is located on Queen Elizabeth II 's 20,000-acre Sandringham Estate. Even though Kate and William's firstborn is destined to be king, they're trying to give ...

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  13. Inside the world's most secretive homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the 39 acre garden in the heart of London - a rare remnant from the original country house on the site. Queen Elizabeth II's outfits and jewellery are also on display, including a tiara made of 488 diamonds and a necklace with a 22.5 carat diamond ...

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  14. Coming up on demand: your guide to the best new and returning showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Radio Times

    ... now been commissioned for a fourth and fifth season. New Netflix Original series The Crown will follow Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who shaped post-war Britain. Starring Claire Foy, John Lithgow and former Doctor Who star Matt Smith , ...

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  15. Band's Jubilee picnic hampered by rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Hinckley Times

    Burbage Silver Band, under the musical direction of Harry Meigh, centre, pictured in the bandstand at Hollycroft Park, Hinckley, where a concert staged to celebrate the silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 1977 was curtailed due to a downpour Baby Margaret Brown was born in Hinckley on May 9 1935, a day before the official opening of Hollycroft Park in honour of the silver jubilee of King George V. Forty-two years later a married Margaret Meigh was in the same park to celebrate the silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, where her husband Harry was conducting Burbage Silver Band for a celebratory concert.

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  16. Kick-starting the Republic debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Age

    ... the debate, with Gillard saying in 2010 that Australia should wait until the death or abdication of Queen Elizabeth II. Her call for delay was welcomed by coalition republicans, and for five years the debate has been on hold. Signs have emerged of a ...

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  17. 7 Reasons To Love Helen Mirren On Her 70th BirthdayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Huffington Post

    ... we love her. Mirren has won all three of acting's top awards. She won an Academy Award in 2007 for her role as Elizabeth II in "The Queen," a Tony this year for "The Audience," and several Emmys for her TV portrayal of Detective Jane Tennison on ...

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  18. The Royal Salute Coronation CupRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Digital Game Developer

    ... of HM King George V and Royal Salute was created to honour the coronation of his granddaughter, HM Queen Elizabeth II. With the The Queen's own gardens at Buckingham Palace hosting 500 year old Mulberry trees and helliborine orchids not seen ...

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  19. Buckingham Palace prepares to open for the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    Every summer Queen Elizabeth II opens the doors to Buckingham Palace, her official London residence, to paying visitors while she's on vacation in Scotland.

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  20. Helen Mirren at 70: Happy birthday to special dame crowned Queen of ShowbizRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Youth Theatre to her current status as a National Treasure. Dame Helen is best known for her portrayal of Elizabeth II in 2006 film The Queen, which earned her a Best Actress Oscar. They range from her early success as the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra, ...

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