Queen Elizabeth II makes surprise appearance for final day of jubilee

Queen Elizabeth II makes surprise appearance for final day of jubilee

Placeholder while article actions load LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II said she felt “humbled” after she delighted crowds Sunday with a surprise appearance on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, closing… Read more
The Queen and Paddington Bear light up a rocking palace

The Queen and Paddington Bear light up a rocking palace

Placeholder while article actions load LONDON — We now know what’s inside Queen Elizabeth II’s famous handbag: a stash of marmalade sandwiches. That, at least, was what the queen revealed… Read more
Platinum Jubilee live updates: Royals appear on palace balcony, minus Andrew, Harry and Meghan

Platinum Jubilee live updates: Royals appear on palace balcony, minus Andrew, Harry and Meghan

Britain is celebrating its longest-reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. On June 2, festivities began. (Video: Alexa Juliana Ard/The Washington Post) Updated June 2, 2022 at 6: 15 p.m. EDT|Published June… Read more
Protesters’ occupation of London mansion linked to Russian oligarch comes as U.K. considers using property to help refugees

Protesters’ occupation of London mansion linked to Russian oligarch comes as U.K. considers using property to help refugees

LONDON — In the middle of the night, protesters on Monday broke into a white stucco mansion in central London belonging to the family of a Russian oligarch, unfurled a… Read more
Russia-Ukraine: Live updates: Russia accuses Ukraine of bombarding roads

Russia-Ukraine: Live updates: Russia accuses Ukraine of bombarding roads

Children have been buried beneath the rubble of a Ukrainian Maternity Hospital, Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukraine’s President said Wednesday. ” Children are among the rubble. Zelensky posted a tweet about the… Read more
Camilla should be ‘queen consort’ when Charles is king, Queen Elizabeth II says

Camilla should be ‘queen consort’ when Charles is king, Queen Elizabeth II says

LONDON — In a statement marking the 70th anniversary of her accession to the British throne, Queen Elizabeth II said she wants Camilla to be known as “queen consort” when… Read more