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  1. UK leader travels to 4 EU states to press case for reformRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron, centre, talks to colleagues after Britain's Queen Elizabeth II delivered the Queen's Speech to the House of Lords in the Palace of Westminster during the State Opening of Parliament in London, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. The Queens Speech outlines her governments legislative plans for the forthcoming parliamentary year and the laws and bills they hope to pass.

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  2. Queen reads Cameron plansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Online

    Pomp met politics as Queen Elizabeth II donned a diamond-studded crown Wednesday to read out laws planned by Britain's new government, including more autonomy for Scotland and a referendum on whether to remain in the European Union.

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  3. UK government announces EU referendum in Queen's SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Prime Minister David Cameron's government formally announced a referendum on whether Britain should leave the EU in a policy speech read by Queen Elizabeth II on Westminster's grandest day on Wednesday. Outlining the newly-elected government's plans for its first year, the 89-year-old queen, in a crown and ceremonial dress, confirmed Britain would face further cuts to public spending.

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  4. Princess to visit charity during its 65th anniversaryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Midsussex Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The first cousin to Queen Elizabeth II, who is President of the international development charity, will visit the branch in Perrymount Road.

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  5. New powers for Cardiff Bay unveiled in Queen's SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    Queen Elizabeth II during the State Opening of Parliament, in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

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  6. Taylor Swift in Forbes Power Women List for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... ourth place, Melinda Gates -- co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation -- at number three and Queen Elizabeth II, who has appeared in every list since it began, at 41.

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  7. UK Governmnent Plans Tougher Immigartion Polices Under EU Referendum PlanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | INDOlink

    LONDON: Britain's first Conservative-only government in nearly two decades today unveiled its legislative agenda, confirming plans for tougher immigration policies, a referendum for the EU membership by the end of 2017 and more autonomy for Scotland. In a speech to mark the official reopening of Parliament after the May 7 general election, Queen Elizabeth II read out a list of bills that Prime Minister David Cameron's government will attempt to pass through Parliament over the coming session.

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  8. News Analysis: British Queen's references to China in keynote speech...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    A leading Chinese economist in Britain on Wednesday described Queen Elizabeth II's speech at the State Opening of Parliament as historic in China-Britain relations. Wu Kegang, CEO of trade promotion organization BCC Link to China made the comment after the Queen made two references in her speech to China.

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  9. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... been known for high-pitched, fast-paced speeches that are more pronounced, such as her press conference Queen Elizabeth II has set in motion British prime minister David CameronA s plans for a European Union membership referendum as he faced ...

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  10. UK govt confirms EU referendum in Queen's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Nation

    Prime Minister David Cameron's government confirmed it will hold a referendum on whether Britain should leave the EU Wednesday in a policy speech read by Queen Elizabeth II on Westminster's grandest day. The 89-year-old monarch also set the stage for further budget austerity under Cameron's newly elected centre-right government but promised measures for 'working people' such as more free childcare.

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  11. Cameron sets course for Britain amid pageantry of queen's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    After winning an unexpected parliamentary majority earlier this month, Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain on Wednesday began work on delivering election promises that few, including Cameron, expected to be implemented in full. Although the text outlining the government's legislative goals was read by Queen Elizabeth II at the State Opening of Parliament, in keeping with tradition, the program belonged to Cameron: A bill for a referendum on membership in the European Union, along with measures calling for expanding home ownership, curbing immigration, increasing the powers of Scotland's Parliament, and giving the security services greater authority to monitor and tackle potential terrorists.

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  12. UK leader travels to 4 EU states to press case for...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron, centre, talks to colleagues after Britain's Queen Elizabeth II delivered the Queen's Speech to the House of Lords in the Palace of Westminster during the State Opening of Parliament in London, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. The Queens Speech outlines her governments legislative plans for the forthcoming parliamentary year and the laws and bills they hope to pass.

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  13. Queen Elizabeth sets in train Britain's in-out EU referendumRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    British Queen Elizabeth II delivers the Queen Speech from the throne in the House of Lords during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London on May 27, 2015. Britain's Queen Elizabeth set in motion the new government's plans for an in-out referendum on staying in the European Union today, but left open questions about when it will be and what changes to the EU the government wants beforehand.

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  14. Serbia and Albania commit to stability of BalkansRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    ... Anti-austerity protesters march outside 10 Downing Street and past the Houses of Parliament on the day Queen Elizabeth II outlined the newly-elected government's legislative programme. Duration: 00:55 Merriam-Webster added more than 1,700 words to ...

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  15. UK's Cameron outlines EU vote plan in Queen's SpeechRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    Pomp met politics as Queen Elizabeth II donned a diamond-studded crown Wednesday to read out laws planned by Britain's new government, including more autonomy for Scotland and a referendum on whether to remain in the European Union. It was the 62nd time the 89-year-old monarch has delivered the annual Queen's Speech, but this year's proposals have especially profound implications for the future of the United Kingdom she heads.

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  16. History Corner - Founding Fathers of YorktonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... in Regina, there is a statue of our first Prime Minster J.A. Macdonald in Victoria Park and one of Queen Elizabeth II on horseback. Heading west on #1`Highway, you can't miss the large moose at Moose Jaw. Out Redvers way in southeast Saskatchewan, ...

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  17. Lourdes' Kelli CalkinsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    Anti-austerity protesters march outside 10 Downing Street and past the Houses of Parliament on the day Queen Elizabeth II outlined the newly-elected government's legislative programme. Duration: 00:55 Merriam-Webster added more than 1,700 words to its dictionary, but many of them probably should've already been included.

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  18. The best images from around the world for May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    FIFA officials, hiding behind sheets, leave their annual meeting in Zurich after being arrested following US corruption charges. Queen Elizabeth II is accompanied by Prince Philip, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall as they pass through the Royal Gallery during the State Opening of Parliament.

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  19. Britain to pursue EU reforms, referendumRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Standard

    Prime Minister David Cameron's government confirmed it will hold a referendum on whether Britain should leave the EU in a policy speech read by Queen Elizabeth II today. The 89-year-old monarch also set the stage for further budget austerity under Cameron's newly elected center-right government but promised measures for "working people'' such as more free childcare.

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  20. Pope Francis: Marriage is 'alliance for life'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CNN

    ... contempt for the common good," and declared that "mafiosi are excommunicated, not in communion with God." Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, have an audience with the Pope during their one-day visit to Rome on Thursday, April ...

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