President Biden, first lady arrives for Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral

President Biden and first lady Jill Biden arrived Monday to pay their final respects to late UK monarch Queen Elizabeth II — after getting stuck en route in standstill traffic. The presidential limousine, nicknamed “The Beast,” pulled up in front of the 13th-century Westminster Abbey, and the 79-year-old president and his 71-year-old wife exited and … Read more

Full timeline and what to expect

Queen Elizabeth II will finally be laid to rest on Monday — a funeral that’s been meticulously planned for decades and is expected to be the most-watched live event in TV history. After 10 days of tributes and ceremonies, King Charles III and his royal family will lead a final, all-day, pomp-filled sendoff involving three … Read more

Princesses Beatrice, Eugenie mourn Queen Elizabeth II’s death

Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie called Queen Elizabeth II their “guide” and “matriarch” in a touching tribute to their late grandmother on Saturday. “We’ve not been able to put much into words since you left us all,” the daughters of disgraced Prince Andrew and his ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson, wrote in a lengthy statement alongside a … Read more

Seeing Queen Elizabeth’s coffin at Westminster Hall

With sun rays seeping in through the stained glass windows of Westminster Hall, I stepped into the iconic site that served as the backdrop for some of the world’s most historic events to pay my respects to Britain’s longest-reigning monarch. Despite the chattering crowds outside that line the streets of London, pushing the wait times … Read more

How Queen Elizabeth II’s style changed royal fashion forever

Queen Elizabeth II was known for her 70 years of unwavering service to the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth — but she’ll also be forever remembered for her regal sense of style. The late monarch, who died on September 8, 2022 at the age of 96, was as much of a fashion icon in her … Read more

The bloody history of the Kohinoor diamond – the royal jewel everyone’s talking about

Following Queen Elizabeth II’s death last week, critics have renewed calls for the British government to return artifacts looted by the British Empire, among them the Kohinoor diamond – one of the world’s most famous, controversial gems. Housed today in the Tower of London as part of the Crown Jewels collection, the diamond is subject … Read more

Prince Harry brushes off military uniform snub ahead of Queen’s funeral

Prince Harry will be wearing a morning suit to Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral after he was barred from wearing his military uniform. “Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex will wear a morning suit throughout events honoring his grandmother,” a spokesperson for the Sussexes said in a statement to Page Six on Tuesday. “His decade of … Read more

Prince William, Kate lack Prince Harry, Meghan’s ‘affection’

Prince William and Kate Middleton had a noticeably different approach to handling the general public than Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle as they greeted hundreds of people outside of Windsor Castle who were mourning the loss of Queen Elizabeth II who died on Thursday at the age of 96 . Body language expert Tonya … Read more