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Royal Wedding TV Ratings: 23 Million Americans Tune In

Royal Wedding TV Ratings: 23 Million Americans Tune In

NEW YORK — Nearly 23 million Americans rose early on Friday to watch Prince William and Kate Middleton tie the knot.The Nielsen Co. said the 22.76 million viewers were spread out over 11 different networks. The company’s measurement wa…

Royal Wedding Receptions: All The Details

Royal Wedding Receptions: All The Details

British newspapers are slowly but surely coming out with details on what happened at the two royal wedding receptions.First up was Queen Elizabeth’s afternoon luncheon for 650 people at Buckingham Palace where canapes and champagne were serv…

Royal Wedding Coverage: Newspapers Around The World Celebrate (PHOTOS)

Royal Wedding Coverage: Newspapers Around The World Celebrate (PHOTOS)

The world’s newspapers celebrated the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on Saturday, plastering their front pages with huge pictures of the happy couple. Below, see just some of the ways different publications toasted the pair, an…

Official Royal Wedding Photos Released By Clarence House (PHOTOS)

Official Royal Wedding Photos Released By Clarence House (PHOTOS)

Clarence House released a trio of official royal wedding photos on Saturday morning.The bride and groom Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pose for an official photo with left to right): Miss Grace van Cuts…

Priest Does Cartwheels After Royal Wedding (VIDEO)

Priest Does Cartwheels After Royal Wedding (VIDEO)

Some people were super excited about the royal wedding. And then there was this guy.A priest was apparently caught on camera doing cartwheels through Westminster Abbey after Prince William & Kate Middleton’s ceremony ended on Friday.A spokes…

Royal Wedding Lip Reader Decodes Secret Conversations

Royal Wedding Lip Reader Decodes Secret Conversations

LONDON — Tina Lannin, a professional lip reader who was born deaf, caught the private whispers during the royal wedding that television microphones couldn’t capture.Lannin, who has worked for 7 years as a forensic lip reader for police forc…

Will Prince William and Kate’s Marriage Survive Beyond The Royal Wedding Fanfare?

Will Prince William and Kate’s Marriage Survive Beyond The Royal Wedding Fanfare?

Considering all the hype associated with the royal wedding, one wonders once the glamor fades if the relationship will survive the troubling royal family history.Chicago sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman says the best way for Will and Kate to a…

The Guardian’s Smart Tool For Royal Wedding Haters (PHOTOS)

The Guardian’s Smart Tool For Royal Wedding Haters (PHOTOS)

Even though the media (including The Huffington Post) devoted substantial attention to the royal wedding on Friday, not everyone was so enamored of the wall-to-wall coverage. For those crabbier souls, The Guardian had an excellent solution: …

Royal Wedding Vows Transcript

Royal Wedding Vows Transcript

The royal wedding vows of Prince William and Catherine Middleton followed a rigid script of words and rituals based on the traditional Anglican wedding ceremony prescribed in the Book of Common Prayer. The Archbishop of Canterbury, chief cle…

Royal Wedding Mania Overtakes Manhattan

Royal Wedding Mania Overtakes Manhattan

GREENWICH VILLAGE — The sun wasn’t yet up as hundreds of groggy Manhattanites gathered at outposts around the borough to catch a glimpse of a royal wedding on the other side of the globe.In Times Square, hundreds watched the pomp of a full-…

Pre-Royal Wedding Dinner: Princess Letizia, Queen Elizabeth, Princess Victoria & More (PHOTOS)

Pre-Royal Wedding Dinner: Princess Letizia, Queen Elizabeth, Princess Victoria & More (PHOTOS)

A handful of royals turned up to a pre-wedding dinner at London’s Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park Hotel on Thursday evening, hosted by Lady Elizabeth Anson.Princess Letizia of Spain led the way in a strapless lavender gown with a full skirt. Swe…

Morrissey Blasts Royal Wedding, Family

Morrissey Blasts Royal Wedding, Family

Morrissey once sang “the Queen is dead.” Looks like he wouldn’t have been too upset had the metaphor been reality.The legendary rocker, first of seminal 80’s band The Smiths and now a well into a prominent solo career, has been nothing if no…

The Royal Wedding Craze Puts The Spotlight On Denver Milliner Susan Dillon

The Royal Wedding Craze Puts The Spotlight On Denver Milliner Susan Dillon

Ornamental hats aren’t for royal wedding guests only — we have our own designer of couture head wear right here in Mile High. We recently caught up with Susan Dillon of Kitty Mae Millinery and Accessories and found out what puts the feather…

Royal Wedding Guest List: Obama, Former British Prime Ministers Among Notable Snubs (PHOTOS)

Royal Wedding Guest List: Obama, Former British Prime Ministers Among Notable Snubs (PHOTOS)

In what has been deemed “a snub of historic proportions,” the last two British prime ministers, Gordon Brown and Tony Blair, have been left off the guest list for the royal wedding. As neither Brown nor Blair found much favor with Buckingha…

Royal Wedding Invite Revoked For Syria

Royal Wedding Invite Revoked For Syria

LONDON — Global politics trumped ceremonial protocol Thursday, as Britain revoked a royal wedding invitation to the Syrian ambassador because of violent attacks on protesters by the regime there.But critics continued to ask why the gue…

Camilla’s Royal Wedding Dress: Anna Valentine

Camilla’s Royal Wedding Dress: Anna Valentine

No guessing game here!Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, will be dressed by Anna Valentine at Friday’s royal wedding, Women’s Wear Daily reports. Camilla has been a long-time Valentine fan, wearing a gown by the designer to her own nuptials back …

Kate Middleton’s Wedding Dress Will NOT Be Made By Bruce Oldfield

Kate Middleton’s Wedding Dress Will NOT Be Made By Bruce Oldfield

Bruce Oldfield has broken his silence on Kate Middleton’s royal wedding dress, finally confessing to Women’s Wear Daily that he won’t be making it.The designer told the fashion newspaper, “It has been such a subject of rumor and speculation …

Royal Wedding Viewing Parties In Chicago

Royal Wedding Viewing Parties In Chicago

The royal wedding fever has certainly not infected everyone, but many are looking forward to watching the big event. Whether you’re caught up in the romance or just want to see the clothes, there are several royal wedding viewing parties go…

Royal Wedding Copycat: Chinese Couple Wed In British-Themed Ceremony With Horses

Royal Wedding Copycat: Chinese Couple Wed In British-Themed Ceremony With Horses

BEIJING — A Chinese couple have tied the knot with a procession inspired by the British royal wedding, donning ceremonial garb and riding in a horse-drawn carriage flanked by guards in scarlet uniforms.The 23-year-old groom, Wang Xueqian, p…

Royal Wedding Emphasizes Church-State Ties

Royal Wedding Emphasizes Church-State Ties

By Trevor GrundyReligion News ServiceCANTERBURY, England (RNS) When Prince William and Kate Middleton walk down the aisle at Westminster Abbey on Friday (April 29), Britain’s unique and historic ties between church and state will be on full …

India Hicks, Princess Diana’s Bridesmaid: I’m Wearing Victoria Beckham To The Royal Wedding

India Hicks, Princess Diana’s Bridesmaid: I’m Wearing Victoria Beckham To The Royal Wedding

India Hicks, one of Princess Diana’s bridesmaids, didn’t have much say in what she wore to the 1981 nuptials — frilly, poofy, pillow case frocks for all! — but the model-turned-author-turned-interior designer revealed to the Wall Street Jo…

Official Royal Wedding Guest List, Seating Plan Released

Official Royal Wedding Guest List, Seating Plan Released

LONDON — The full list of confirmed guests and the seating plan for the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton were released by the British monarchy Saturday.Many of the 1,900 invitees had already been mentioned in the medi…

‘The Women Who Would Be Queen,’ CNN’s Look At The Royal Wedding (VIDEO)

‘The Women Who Would Be Queen,’ CNN’s Look At The Royal Wedding (VIDEO)

The royal wedding is happening in a week, and all the networks are gearing up with special documentaries on Kate Middleton and Prince William. One of these, “The Women Who Would Be Queen,” is anchored by CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, and examines t…

Barbara Walters’ Hats For The Royal Wedding (PHOTOS, POLL)

Barbara Walters’ Hats For The Royal Wedding (PHOTOS, POLL)

Faithful readers will know that when Barbara Walters tries on hats, we go slightly mad for some reason and have to examine her hat choices in minute detail. On Thursday, Walters took us to London, where she met with master miliner Philip Tre…

Networks Getting Ready For Royal Wedding

Networks Getting Ready For Royal Wedding

NEW YORK — After a season of earthquakes, tsunamis and political violence, television networks from ABC to E! are betting that many Americans will want to rise before dawn next week to bask in the splendor of the royal wedding between …

Women Don’t Yearn For Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding

Women Don’t Yearn For Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding

News flash: The overwhelming majority of British women do not envy Kate Middleton, the fiance of Prince William. Read More…
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Prince William’s Royal Wedding Hangover (VIDEO)

Prince William’s Royal Wedding Hangover (VIDEO)

Reports claim that Prince William’s stag party was pretty tame, but this exclusive video proves it was also very… British. In this spoof of The Hangover, Wills’ mates are forced to recount the night’s shenanigans, after the prince goes mis…

Royal Wedding Viewing Parties Taken To New Heights

Royal Wedding Viewing Parties Taken To New Heights

From March Madness to their own fantasy league drafts, men go to great lengths to honor sporting events big and small.This season, women have their own spectator sport to look forward to. It’s called the royal wedding, and it kicks off April…

Royal Wedding: Speculation Over Will & Kate’s Honeymoon Spot Grows

Royal Wedding: Speculation Over Will & Kate’s Honeymoon Spot Grows

So, Kate Middleton and Prince William will have a royal honeymoon in Jordan? That’s the latest scuttlebutt from across the pond, at least. But, don’t be so sure royal wedding watchers, we’ve seen this one before. Predictions about where the …

‘Bridesmaids’ Trailer: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph In Raunchy Wedding Comedy (VIDEO)

‘Bridesmaids’ Trailer: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph In Raunchy Wedding Comedy (VIDEO)

When you choose Kristen Wiig as your maid of honor, you know things are going to get crazy. Wiig, who has brought to life some of the past decade’s funniest characters on “Saturday Night Live,” takes the leading role in a creation of her own…