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The Royal Delivery

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‘Daily Show’: John Oliver Mocks Royals, CNN After Kate Middleton Gives Birth

Temporary host John Oliver may be British, but that doesn’t mean he was about to go soft on the monarchy—and CNN’s coverage of it—after the newest member of the royal family was born earlier in the week.

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The Great Kate Wait

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Royal Goings-On Freeze Out Climate

Major U.S. news broadcasters are hot on stories about the British royal family but cold on the destabilizing climate—despite Prince Charles’ dire warnings.

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A Right Royal Whippersnapper: Why Things Will Never Change in Britain

One might be forgiven for believing that the monarchy has been dying a slow yet dignified death. But the announcement of the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy promises to renew adoration for the family in the hearts and minds of Brits.

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They Weren’t All the Queen’s Men

Many would consider being knighted or otherwise honored by England’s royals a dream come true. But more than 200 rebellious Brits have declined or returned the honor, refusing to hand their names and legacies over to rulers seeking to bolster their own dubious reputations. John Lennon and authors Roald Dahl and C.S. Lewis are on that list.

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Morrissey Dubs Royal Family ‘Benefit Scroungers’

What with all the excitement and viewing parties and official printable programs, it’s easy for some to get caught up in Wills ’n’ Kate mania. Singer Morrissey, however, remains immune to this particular affliction.

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Britain’s Modern Bride

Judging by England’s biggest engagement, relationships have come a long way in the royal family.

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Paying for War at the Pump

What’s it got to do with the price of gas? Would some reporter with access to the Republican presidential candidate please ask John McCain why he wants to continue President Bush’s Mideast policy when it has proved so ruinous for American taxpayers?

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Prince Harry on the Front Line

A critique often leveled at those who wage wars is that they don’t belong to the class of citizens whose children go to fight them. Not so in the case of England’s royals, as 23-year-old Prince Harry has been fighting (albeit by choice) on the front line in Afghanistan, giving him the chance, he says, to be “a normal person for once.”

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Saudis Arrest 172 in Anti-Terror Sweep

Saudi Arabian authorities say they have captured 172 militants who were planning a series of attacks around the country. The royal family began a more aggressive approach toward extremists, which it calls a “deviant group,” four years ago after attacks targeted the nation’s oil industry.

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