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Prince William laughs at Kate Middleton's joke

Prince William to break new ground with US trip

London (AFP) - Prince William and his pregnant wife Kate head to New York on Sunday for a glitzy visit that marks a step-up in their role representing Britain abroad, royal commentators said.

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  • Prince William laughs at Kate Middleton's joke
    The lowdown on royal highnesses: a packed agenda for Prince William, Kate in NYC, Washington The Canadian Press - Fri, 5 Dec, 2014

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Among the roughly 5 million visitors expected in New York this holiday season, at least two are certain to get the royal treatment: Britain's … More »The lowdown on royal highnesses: a packed agenda for Prince William, Kate in NYC, Washington

    Prince William laughs at Kate Middleton's joke

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Among the roughly 5 million visitors expected in New York this holiday season, at least two are certain to get the royal treatment: Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate. They are due to arrive Sunday for the first trip either has made to the United States' biggest city, and William also is …

  • Mandatory domestic violence charges too infrequent, women say
    Mandatory domestic violence charges too infrequent, women say CBC - Tue, 25 Nov, 2014

    When it comes to domestic violence, when and how police intervene can make the difference between life and death, and that's why all police forces in Ontario … More »Mandatory domestic violence charges too infrequent, women say

    Mandatory domestic violence charges too infrequent, women say

    When it comes to domestic violence, when and how police intervene can make the difference between life and death, and that's why all police forces in Ontario have a policy of mandatory charging.

  • Kate Bazeley trains for marathons, takes baby along for a run
    Kate Bazeley trains for marathons, takes baby along for a run CBC - Sat, 13 Sep, 2014

    Kate Bazeley has competed in numerous marathons, and this year was the first woman to cross the finish line in the Tely 10 in St. John's. Now, as Bazeley trains … More »Kate Bazeley trains for marathons, takes baby along for a run

    Kate Bazeley trains for marathons, takes baby along for a run

    Kate Bazeley has competed in numerous marathons, and this year was the first woman to cross the finish line in the Tely 10 in St. John's. Now, as Bazeley trains for upcoming competitions in the fall, she and her husband Peter Bazeley take their 1-year-old daughter Amelia along the running trail in her stroller. "We usually …

  • Scotland's referendum: How the next royal baby could sway it CBC - Tue, 9 Sep, 2014

    Prince George has already earned the nickname "Republican slayer," so perhaps it comes as little surprise that the second child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge … More »Scotland's referendum: How the next royal baby could sway it

    Prince George has already earned the nickname "Republican slayer," so perhaps it comes as little surprise that the second child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge is already being touted — months before birth — for his or her potential as a political symbol. Within hours of word spreading Monday that Prince William and …

  • File photograph of Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge at an ANZAC Day service at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra
    Prince William and wife Kate thrilled at second baby news Reuters - Mon, 8 Sep, 2014

    By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Prince William said on Monday he and wife Kate were thrilled to be expecting their second baby, after news of the pregnancy … More »Prince William and wife Kate thrilled at second baby news

    File photograph of Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge at an ANZAC Day service at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra

    By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Prince William said on Monday he and wife Kate were thrilled to be expecting their second baby, after news of the pregnancy was released early because the Duchess had been suffering from morning sickness. The baby will be fourth-in-line to the British throne, after grandfather Prince …

  • File photograph of Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, watching an animal show during their visit to Taronga Zoo in Sydney
    UK's Prince William and wife Kate thrilled at second baby news Reuters - Mon, 8 Sep, 2014

    By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William said on Monday he and wife Kate were thrilled to be expecting their second baby, after news of the … More »UK's Prince William and wife Kate thrilled at second baby news

    File photograph of Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, watching an animal show during their visit to Taronga Zoo in Sydney

    By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William said on Monday he and wife Kate were thrilled to be expecting their second baby, after news of the pregnancy was released early because the Duchess had been suffering from morning sickness. The baby will be fourth-in-line to the British throne, after grandfather …

  • This September, Royals Month on CBC is filled with all-new documentaries which examine the key players of the modern-day monarchy. Starting with Elizabeth: Wife, Queen, Mother on Friday, Sept. 12, which features interviews from the queen's family members, five new documentaries will show a new side of the royals.  The …

  • As Prince George turns one tomorrow, the media frenzy for all things George keeps churning, landing the young lad on magazine covers and in lists of the world's "most eligible toddlers," and giving the House of Windsor a PR boost no amount of advertising could possibly buy.

  • Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her husband Charlie leave the Old Bailey courthouse in London

    By Kate Holton and Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Just weeks before her trial on phone-hacking charges was due to start, Rebekah Brooks got some crushing news: the former head of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper arm learnt that her main defence lawyer could no longer represent her. In his place came Jonathan Laidlaw …

  • Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks arrives at the Old Bailey courthouse in London

    By Kate Holton and Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Just weeks before her trial on phone-hacking charges was due to start, Rebekah Brooks got some crushing news: the former head of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper arm learnt that her main defense lawyer could no longer represent her. In his place came Jonathan Laidlaw …

  • Prince George: Baby at work Maclean's - Sun, 27 Apr, 2014
    Prince George Royal tour koala bear

    As tributes to a future king go, it is decidedly modest: a small Plexiglas enclosure, filled with red dirt and a few dry tufts of grass. But the new Prince George Bilby exhibit at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo, dedicated over the Easter weekend during an official visit by the nine-month-old heir to the throne and his parents, William …

  • Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, ended their 10-day tour of Australia on Friday with veterans' day commemorations in the national capital.

  • The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in Wellington, New Zealand, on Monday with baby Prince George in tow for a three-week trip that will also take them Australia.

  • British Prince George's first tour stifles Australia/NZ republicans (NZ)

    Prince George may not have official diplomatic credentials, but when he pops up Down Under with his parents tomorrow, the third-in-line to the throne will be as powerful a public relations force as the House of Windsor could possibly deploy.

  • Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will be returning to Canada in May for the second time in as many years. And while some question the need for royal visits, not to mention their cost, the impact of these tours can go beyond small communities to the national agenda.

  • Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, pose with their son Prince George in the garden of the Middleton family home in Bucklebury, southern England

    By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - After arriving to a global media frenzy, Britain's Prince George will make his second official appearance this week at a christening designed to be as low-key as possible for the world's most-hyped baby. Prince George, third-in-line to the British throne, will be christened on October …

  • Tazia Fawley's art was accepted by Will and Kate

    Little Prince George is about to have a new painting in his nursery. The artist: Tazia Fawley, 43, a Somerset artist with Down Syndrome. Will and Kate accepted the painting, titled "Rupert Flying Over the Clifton Suspension Bridge," after it … Continue reading →

  • Scott Feschuk’s tips on raising the royal heir

  • In one week in early July, two Canadian toddlers died after being left in hot cars, one in Alberta, one in Ontario.

  • When William and Kate announced their newly born child would be named Prince George on Wednesday, those interested in fawning over the baby heir for another day rejoiced. The tyke's full name is George Alexander Louis, but his friends will … Continue reading →