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  • BOOK REVIEW: 'Queen Victoria'

    Before she even reached the throne, Queen Victoria was denouncing her predecessor, Queen Elizabeth I, whom she described as "a great Queen but a bad woman."

  • Seth MacFarlane (right) starring as sheep farmer Albert, is joined by Charlize Theron in a scene from "A Million Ways to Die in the West." Mr. MacFarlane also directed and co-wrote the movie, which is at once a deeply crude movie and a surprisingly sweet one. (Universal Pictures via Associated Press)

    MOVIE REVIEW: 'A Million Ways to Die in the West'

    "A Million Ways to Die in the West" is at once a deeply crude movie and a surprisingly sweet one.

  • Belgian King Albert humbled by criticism

    King Albert of Belgium has told 600 dignitaries that recent scandals involving his family have given him `'a lesson in humility."

  • Prince of Monaco accepts damages in UK libel suit

    Prince Albert of Monaco has accepted an apology and damages from Britain's Sunday Times newspaper over an article suggesting his wife Princess Charlene was reluctant to marry him, lawyers said Tuesday.

  • Sitting on the U.S. Supreme Court are (clockwise from upper left) Associate Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen G. Breyer, Samuel A. Alito Jr., Elena Kagan, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Anthony M. Kennedy; Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr.; and Associate Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    Supreme Court seems skeptical about extension to sue for securities fraud

    The Supreme Court seemed skeptical Tuesday about government claims that it should be allowed more time to sue some fund executives for securities fraud.

  • BOOK REVIEW: 'Albert: A Life'

    Jules Stewart, a former Reuters journalist who has written several histories of Afghanistan, timed his short biography of Prince Albert (1819-1861) for release in December 2011 to coincide with the 150th anniversary of the prince's death.

  • Monaco royals hold South African wedding reception

    Monaco's new princess has taken a break from her South African wedding reception to share a kiss with her prince for the cameras.

  • Monaco's prince weds bride in lavish ceremony

    Monaco's Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene promised each other love and fidelity in an extravagant religious wedding Saturday attended by international celebrities and royalty, bringing new allure to the tiny principality known for its luxurious casinos and as stomping ground for the rich and famous.

  • Monaco has new princess after nearly 30-year wait

    After waiting for nearly 30 years, the glitzy principality of Monaco has a new princess.

  • Monaco awaits its princess-to-be Charlene

    After waiting decades for Prince Albert II to choose his bride, residents of the high-flying Riviera principality lined up Friday to watch South Africa's Charlene Wittstock succeed Grace Kelly as Princess of Monaco.

  • Prince Albert of Monaco weds Charlene Wittstock

    Monaco's reigning prince, Albert II, wed Charlene Wittstock of South Africa on Friday in a long-awaited civil ceremony that transformed the one-time Olympic swimmer into the Princess of Monaco.

  • Charlene Wittstock and Prince Albert II of Monaco are seen on a giant screen outside the Monaco palace, Friday, July 1, 2011, during their civil wedding marriage ceremony. (AP Photo/Bruno Bebert, Pool)

    Prince Albert of Monaco weds Charlene Wittstock

    Monaco's reigning prince, Albert II, wed Charlene Wittstock of South Africa on Friday in a long-awaited civil ceremony that transformed the one-time Olympic swimmer into the Princess of Monaco.

  • Actress Hailee Steinfeld talks about her Oscar nomination on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Steinfeld was nominated for best supporting actress for her role in "True Grit."  The Oscars will be presented Feb. 27 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)

    `The King's Speech' usurps throne as Oscar leader

    Queen Elizabeth II's dad, Albert _ the gentle, stammering Duke of York _ never was meant to be king. And from Hollywood's early honors this season, a drama based on his life never seemed destined as heir-apparent at the Academy Awards.

  • Actress Hailee Steinfeld talks about her Oscar nomination on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Steinfeld was nominated for best supporting actress for her role in "True Grit."  The Oscars will be presented Feb. 27 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)

    `The King's Speech' usurps throne as Oscar leader

    Queen Elizabeth II's dad, Albert _ the gentle, stammering Duke of York _ never was meant to be king. And from Hollywood's early honors this season, a drama based on his life never seemed destined as heir-apparent at the Academy Awards.

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    U.S. employs former CIA officer tied to use of drill

    A former CIA officer accused of revving an electric drill near the head of an imprisoned terror suspect has returned to U.S. intelligence as a contractor, training CIA operatives after leaving the agency, the Associated Press has learned.

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