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Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden paid his respects at the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday as thousands of police, hundreds of British troops and an army of officials made final preparations for the Queen’s state funeral — a spectacular display of national mourning which will also be the largest gathering of …

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Queen Elizabeth II's coffin in Parliament will be on display

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin in Parliament will be on display

LONDON (AP) – Queen Elizabeth II left Buckingham Palace for the last time on Wednesday, his coffin carried to Parliament by a horse-drawn carriage and dragged by grieving family members. The coffin will remain undisturbed for four days until the late monarch’s funeral on Monday, with hundreds of thousands expected to file. Eight pallbearers carried …

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Live updates: The Queen's favorite anthem sung at the memorial service

Live updates: The Queen’s favorite anthem sung at the memorial service

EDINBURGH, Scotland – A memorial service for Queen Elizabeth II at St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh has ended and members of the public will soon be allowed inside to pay their respects. The coffin, with the Crown of Scotland resting on a cushion on it, is due to remain in the 12th-century cathedral until Tuesday. …

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King Charles proclaimed British monarch in historic ceremony

King Charles proclaimed British monarch in historic ceremony

Britain’s King Charles gestures outside Buckingham Palace, following the death of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, in London, Britain September 9, 2022. Henry Nicholls | Reuters King Charles was officially proclaimed Britain’s new monarch on Saturday in a ceremony at St. James’s Palace where former prime ministers, bishops and a host of politicians shouted “God Save The …

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