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2 hrs ago | Canada.com

Prince Harry at 30: Wild rebel with a big heart has best chance at...

Sir Elton, now 67, was in fine vocal form, belting out the words with a thunderous tone matching the way he hammered the keys on his Yamaha grand piano. Annabel Gale had to wait 20 years and come "halfway around the world," but she finally met her prince - now an earl - and his wife.

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6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

British queen urges Scots to 'think carefully' on independence vote

Queen Elizabeth II has broken her silence over the Scottish independence vote, telling a member of the public on Sunday that she hoped Scots would think very carefully about the future when voting in a referendum that could break up the United Kingdom. The monarch, coming out of a morning service at a church in Crathie near her Balmoral estate in Scotland, responded to a remark from a well-wisher that they would not mention the referendum.

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6 hrs ago | Nerve News

Queen Elizabeth urges Scots to 'think' before independence referendum

Queen Elizabeth on Sunday urged Scots to think carefully ahead of Thursday's Scottish independence referendum, a media report said. In an unprecedented move after attending a church near Balmoral Castle in northern Scotland, the Queen went to speak to royal watchers and urged people to think very carefully about the referendum Sep 18, the online Scottish Daily Record reported, according to Xinhua.

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6 hrs ago | Southland Times

The Queen's advice for Scotland

About 12,000 Protestant unionists march through Edinburgh's Old Town in emotional show of support for keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom. PLACE IN HISTORY: In a 1977 speech, Queen Elizabeth II said: 'I cannot forget that I was crowned Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.'

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9 hrs ago | Hellomagazine.com

Prince Harry dreams big for Invictus Games

Prince Harry has spoken about his dreams for the Invictus Games the Paralympic style sporting event he founded for wounded servicemen and women . Harry, who will be drawing the curtain on this year's games with a closing ceremony on Sunday night, said that he has big plans to make the competition an annual affair.

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13 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

PICTURES: Queen Elizabeth I visits the city as part of Open Cambridge Weekend

The monarch, who made her first and previously only visit in the 1500s, could be spotted greeting her public across the city as part of a grand procession. The event was a perfect combination of people who had planned to visit, she added, and those who had gotten swept up into the excitement.

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14 hrs ago | Canada.com

Photos: Royals in Victoria

Annabel Gale had to wait 20 years and come "halfway around the world," but she finally met her prince - now an earl - and his wife. "It was a dream come true to actually meet them both," said Gale, a native of Surrey, England, who lives in Victoria and was among more than 200 well-wishers charmed by the Earl and Countess of Wessex Friday at Government House.

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18 hrs ago | Cumbernauld Today

Historic milestone for Langriggs

The green heart of Cumbernauld Village is now protected forever, thanks to the partnership between national charity Fields in Trust and Cumbernauld Village Action for the Community . By taking part in the Queen Elizabeth Fields Challenge CVAC is making their much loved space part of the fabric of the community for generations to come.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Brandon Sun

Prince Edward shakes hands with 87 Duke of Edinburgh award winners at B.C. ceremony

The prince told the ballroom full of young people they earned the right to walk a little taller after successfully completing a journey that millions attempt but relatively few complete. The Duke of Edinburgh's Award dates back to 1956 when it was established by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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Vancouver Sun

Recovering addicts and supporters rally in Vancouver for 3rd annual Recovery Day

Organizers of Recovery Day, an annual event held in 25 cities across Canada to celebrate overcoming addiction, are hoping the federal government will proclaim a Recovery Month, to further raise awareness about the disease. As loud electronic music boomed from Queen Elizabeth Plaza in downtown Vancouver on Saturday, dozens of recovering addicts and their supporters gathered for the city's third annual Recovery Day, before marching to the Vancouver Art Gallery.

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Books of condolence have been opened across Northern Ireland to mark the passing of Ian Paisley Senior, Munier Abdalla presents. Award-winning drama based on real events.

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UTV

The Queen

Award-winning drama based on real events. Tony Blair tries to persuade Queen Elizabeth to pay tribute to Diana - something that goes against the taciturn queen's usual instincts.

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ABC News

5 International Stories You'll Care About Next Week

First Minister Alex Salmond, right, Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, center, and former deputy leader of the SNP Jim Sillars, left, campaign with ''Yes'' activists on Sept. 10, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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AllAfrica.com

Malawi: UNFPA Hails Fistula Camps

The United Nations Population Fund has expressed hope that Fistula camps it holds over time will help eradicate Obstetric Fistula in the country while citing the previous camps have been a success in the sustained quest to deal with the problem.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

CBC News

Nurse who answered royal prank call committed suicide, inquest rules

Jacintha Saldanha, 46, killed herself 3 days after she fell for a prank phone call that resulted in another nurse disclosing details of the Duchess of Cambridge's condition. An Australian DJ who hoaxed a London hospital treating Prince William's wife Kate made an emotional apology on Friday to the family of the nurse who killed herself days after she answered the prank call.

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Globe and Mail

Shakespeare, with monsters and misogyny

Colm Feore says playing the title role in "King Lear" at Stratford is the "hardest thing" he's ever done. The stage and screen actor says Shakespeare's mad king must be seen as a father, as well as a tragic figure.

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Redlands Daily Facts

Steve Smith: Annie Lennox to happy to write; Paul McCartney jam session on YouTube

Annie Lennox was the star of a Q&A at the 20th Century Theatre in West London to promote the upcoming release of her sixth solo album, “Nostalgia.” The latest project is her second consecutive album of cover songs . Among the wide variety of hits and standards she covers are Duke Ellington's “Mood Indigo,” Screamin' Jay Hawkins' “I Put a Spell on You” and three co-written by Hoagy Carmichael, including “The Nearness of You.” The 59 year-old Scottish-born recipient of the Order of the British Empire from Queen Elizabeth confessed that her 2007 CD, “Songs of Mass Destruction” may prove to be her final album of original songs, reports Rolling Stone.

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Newsday

Surgeon 'sexually assaulted' woman

A medical patient has told a court she "froze" as a neurosurgeon subjected her to a lengthy sexual assault during an examination. But during one examination she said she was subjected to a sexual assault that lasted "20 minutes", a jury at Birmingham Crown Court heard.

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Globe and Mail

A better British referendum: A vote on the royals

From left to right: The Queen, Prince Philip, Prince Harry, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge watch a fly-past as they stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in the annual Trooping of the Colour ceremony to celebrate the Queen's official birthday in central London, June 14, 2014. From left to right: The Queen, Prince Philip, Prince Harry, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge watch a fly-past as they stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in the annual Trooping of the Colour ceremony to celebrate the Queen's official birthday in central London, June 14, 2014.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Safehaven

A Wee Problem for the UK

Last weekend several polls emerged that shockingly forecast Scottish independence from Great Britain is within the realm of political possibilities. Although the September 18th vote had worried a number of people, the evenly split polling results burst upon the world like a thunderbolt, perhaps shattering the image of a steady, genial and conservative Britain.

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