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  1. Helen Mirren makes a royal departure in The Woman in GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Canada.com

    ... returning as the droll English assassin in the 2013 sequel Red 2 . A few years after winning the Oscar for her Elizabeth II portrayal in 2006's T he Queen , she played the Madam of a Las Vegas brothel in Love Ranch . Her latest portrayal is yet ...

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  2. Prince Charles 'burns 1.3 tons of carbon' in private helicopter...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... the rate we do in the United Kingdom, we would need three planets, not just one, to support us," he said. Queen Elizabeth II's helicopter, which Charles and Camilla used to arrive in Ascot on Sunday. (Irish Government - Pool/Getty Images) Clarence ...

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  3. Video: the Audience's Helen Mirren Talks Meeting The Queen on 'Live'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE AUDIENCE's Helen Mirren stopped by LIVE today and talked about meeting the Queen of England with Kelly Ripa and co-host Mark Cuban. Check out the appearance below! Academy Award winner Helen Mirren returns to Broadway as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan 's The Audience, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Daldry .

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  4. Helen Mirren Premieres 'Woman in Gold' in Badgley MischkaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Women's Wear Daily

    ... Golden Globes, SAG Awards and Tonys. The actress, who is also currently in the midst of a Broadway run as Queen Elizabeth II in "The Audience," plays a Jewish refugee trying to reclaim a famous Gustav Klimt painting in the movie, which is based on ...

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  5. Letters by former Newcastle reporter tell of life in the North East in the fortiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    ... Newcastle Chronicle and Journal on Westgate Road, Newcastle, covered in decorations for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II After she left, Olga noted: "It suddenly struck me I still didn't know what the Prince of Greece was doing in Osborne Road ...

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  6. Things to Do in Toronto: Shows & Events in April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    ... gowns, size nine shoes and love of gladiolus, Edna Everage is not your average hausfrau. A confidante to Queen Elizabeth II and counselor to heads of state, Edna is a suburban superstar, and after nearly six decades in the public eye, she's bidding ...

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  7. Queen Elizabetha s royal retinue ponders a revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Queen Elizabeth II's Windsor Castle staff began voting Tuesday on what would be the first-ever labor "strike" against the British monarch, with unhappy workers say they face appalling working conditions, inferior pay and long hours keeping the castle's tourist operations humming. According to the Public and Commercial Services Union, which represents 120 of the 200 staffers at royal residence in the English county of Berkshire, the royal household has failed to honor promises to give the staff allowances for carrying out the extra duties required to keep castle grounds in proper working order.

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  8. BWW Exclusive: Diary of an Englishman in New York- You're British? You know Fergie?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award winner Helen Mirren returns to Broadway as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan 's The Audience, which just opened at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Playing one of Her Majesty's twelve Prime Ministers is Rufus Wright , who takes his audience with the Queen nightly as the UK's current PM, David Cameron .

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  9. UKIP canvasser's royal resemblanceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    On the first day of campaigning, a photograph of a woman, who looks like Queen Elizabeth II, handing out flyers in support of the UK Independence Party, has been re-tweeted more than 5,000 times.

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  10. Video: the Audience's Helen Mirren Says Don't Call Her 'Sexy': 'It's Totally Overused'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Helen Mirren stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about her new film 'Woman in Gold" and her starring role as Queen Elizabeth II in Broadway's The Audience . Check out the appearance below! Academy Award winner Helen Mirren returns to Broadway as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan 's The Audience , directed by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Daldry .

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  11. Barbados planning to replace queen as head of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Final Call

    Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president from the Caribbean island, a former British territory once known as "Little England" for its colonial trappings. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart announced that the plan is to make Barbados a republic by November 2016 when the island of roughly 300,000 people celebrates its 50th anniversary of independence.

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  12. Dame Helen Mirren keeps Oscar on stairsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    The 69-year-old actress - who won an Oscar in 2007 for her portrayal of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in 2006 movie 'The Queen' - has admitted she keeps the prestigious award in an unusual place at her London home. Speaking on 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon', she said: "I keep my Academy Award on the stairs actually, in my house in London; half-way up the stairs."

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  13. Fierce storm leaves hundreds of passengers stranded on Southampton-bound cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    ... s supposed to embark on a four-night cruise to Guernsey and Zeebrugge tonight, is currently alongside the Queen Elizabeth II terminal.

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  14. UWC Atlantic College hires Oxford college president and former...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... on a major capital renewal programme. As chair, Mr Cox also hosted many high level visitors including Queen Elizabeth II, The Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Noor of Jordan. The Queen accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh visited UWC Atlantic College, St ...

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  15. Economy, EU policies headline British electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KFVS12

    British Prime Minister David Cameron formally asked Queen Elizabeth II to dissolve his country's Parliament on Monday, opening the way for campaigning ahead of the May 7 general election. The procedural step means there are officially no members of Parliament until it reconvenes on May 18 for the swearing-in of members and the official state opening of Parliament on May 27. Addressing media outside the official prime ministerial residence at 10 Downing Street, Cameron said that Britain had been "on the brink" when he came into office.

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  16. Video: Helen Mirren Talks the Audience & More on 'Tonight Show'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film, Woman in Gold. Check out all the clips below! Academy Award winner Helen Mirren returns to Broadway as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan 's The Audience, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Daldry . The limited engagement runs through ...

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  17. Campaign begins for most unpredictable UK election in yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KLKN

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron will visit the Queen Elizabeth II on Monday for a fin... New York City's mayor says three of the four people critically injured in the East Village fire and explosion have been released from the hospital. New York City's mayor says three of the four people critically injured in the East Village fire and explosion have been released from the hospital.

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  18. The Queen faces a labour dispute at Windsor CastleRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | MacLeans

    Queen Elizabeth II has always considered Windsor Castle home. While bombs dropped on Buckingham Palace during the Second World War, she and her sister, Margaret, grew up in the relative safety of the ancient castle.

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  19. British election 2015: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    British Prime Minister David Cameron returns to No. 10 Downing Street in London on March 30, 2015, after making a statement in the street following an audience with Queen Elizabeth II to disolve parliament.

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  20. Joey Essex takes a selfie with Nick CleggRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... sports talent show The Jump, the star became good pals with fellow contestant Mike Tindall, husband of Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter, Zara Phillips. Joey said: 'Mike is fuming with me for beating him on the show but I reckon he will still ...

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