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  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


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