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June 15, 2024 at 2:43 PM

Princess Kate and King Charles set to attend Trooping the Colour

The English monarch and his daughter-in-law are set to appear at his grand annual birthday ceremony as both deal with cancer treatment.
June 15, 2024 at 2:43 PM
VIDEO: Princess Kate and King Charles set to attend Trooping the Colour
June 11, 2024 at 8:00 PM

New King Charles portrait vandalized in London gallery, animal rights group says

Activists with Animal Rising said they "redecorated" the painting on Tuesday.
June 11, 2024 at 8:00 PM
Activists with Animal Rising, an animal rights group, vandalize a portrait of King Charles at the Philip Mould Gallery in London on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, in a photo released by the activist group.
June 11, 2024 at 1:30 PM

New King Charles portrait vandalized in London museum, animal rights group says

Two of the group's supporters "pasted the face of the iconic British character Wallace over His Majesty’s," the animal rights group said in a press release.
June 11, 2024 at 1:30 PM
Two of the group's supporters "pasted the face of the iconic British character Wallace over His Majesty’s," the animal rights group said in a press release.
1 month ago

Artist behind King Charles' controversial portrait shares why he used the color red

Charles unveiled the portrait himself at Buckingham Palace.
1 month ago
Artist Jonathan Yeo, left, and Britain's King Charles III at the unveiling of artist Yeo's portrait of the King, in the blue drawing room at Buckingham Palace, in London, May 14, 2024.
1 month ago

King Charles gives Prince William a military title with close ties to Prince Harry

Prince William is now the Colonel-in-Chief of the Army Air Corps.
1 month ago
Britain's King Charles III officially hands over the role of Colonel-in-Chief of the Army Air Corps to Britain's Prince William in front of an Apache helicopter in Middle Wallop, England, on May 13, 2024.
2 months ago

King Charles visits cancer center as he returns to work amid his own diagnosis

Charles' cancer diagnosis was announced in February by Buckingham Palace.
2 months ago
Britain's King Charles III and Britain's Queen Camilla, holding bunches of flowers, wave to crowds after to visit to the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre in London on April 30, 2024.
2 months ago

King Charles visits cancer treatment center

The monarch made a return to royal duties months after his own cancer diagnosis was revealed.
2 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles visits cancer treatment center
2 months ago

King Charles set to resume some public duties

King Charles is set to resume some public duties this week as he undergoes cancer treatment.
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King Charles to return to royal duties

Charles and Queen Camilla will pay a visit to a cancer treatment center on Tuesday, where they plan to meet with patients and staff.
2 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles to return to royal duties
2 months ago

King Charles III to return to public duties

The monarch was sidelined for months undergoing cancer treatment, but his doctors feel confident for him to carry out his royal duties.
2 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III to return to public duties
2 months ago

King Charles to return to some public duties

Buckingham Palace said that Charles and Queen Camilla will visit a cancer treatment center Tuesday, where they plan to meet with the center's patients and medical staff.
2 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles to return to some public duties
2 months ago

King Charles III to return to some public duties

The palace says the king will still undergo cancer treatment and each engagement will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
2 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III to return to some public duties
2 months ago

King Charles III to return to public duties amid cancer treatment

Buckingham Palace announced Charles' cancer diagnosis back in February.
2 months ago
A handout photo issued by the Royal Household on April 26, 2024, shows Britain's King Charles III and Queen Camilla in the garden of Buckingham Palace in London, on April 10.
3 months ago

Visitors to get inside look at Buckingham Palace, Balmoral Castle for 1st time

The room off Buckingham Palace's famous balcony will now be accessible to the public.
3 months ago
King Charles III and Queen Camilla wave alongside Prince William, Prince of Wales, Prince Louis of Wales, Catherine, Princess of Wales and Prince George of Wales wave on the Buckingham Palace balcony, June 17, 2023 in London.
3 months ago

King Charles III makes appearance on Easter

The monarch made a public appearance to mark the holiday as he undergoes treatment for cancer.
3 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III makes appearance on Easter
3 months ago

King Charles attends service in first major public appearance amid cancer battle

King Charles made his first significant public appearance since announcing his cancer diagnosis in February, celebrating Easter at the St. George’s Chapel in Windsor.
3 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles attends service in first major public appearance amid cancer battle
4 months ago

King Charles III seen in new photos after cancer diagnosis

New photos show King Charles III reading some of the thousands of cards he received following his cancer diagnosis.
4 months ago
In this photo released on February 23, King Charles III reads cards and messages, sent by well-wishers following his cancer diagnosis, in the 18th Century Room of the Belgian Suite at Buckingham Palace, Feb. 21, 2024, in London, England.
4 months ago

King Charles III receives global support following cancer diagnosis

Buckingham Palace shares new images of King Charles since his cancer diagnosis.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Cancer update on King Charles
4 months ago

Prince Harry talks seeing King Charles amid cancer battle: ‘I love my family’

The Duke of Sussex tells ABC News’ Will Reeve he was “grateful” he was able “to get on a plane and go see” his father following the king’s diagnosis.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Prince Harry talks seeing King Charles amid cancer battle: ‘I love my family’
4 months ago

Prince Harry on visiting King Charles after cancer diagnosis

Harry spoke to "GMA" about his family and the 2025 Invictus Games.
4 months ago
Prince Harry speaks with ABC News' Will Reeve at the One Year to Go events for the Invictus Games Vancouver Whistler 2025.
4 months ago

King Charles releases first statement since being diagnosed with cancer

King Charles made his first public appearance since being diagnosed with cancer and he released a statement saying his "most heartfelt thanks for the many messages of support."
4 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles releases first statement since being diagnosed with cancer
4 months ago

King Charles makes first public appearance since word of cancer diagnosis

Britain's King Charles and Queen Camilla attended a church service this morning near the royals' estate north of London.
4 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles makes first public appearance since word of cancer diagnosis
4 months ago

King Charles III makes 1st public appearance since cancer diagnosis was announced

King Charles III has made his first public appearance since Buckingham Palace announced he was diagnosed with cancer.
4 months ago
King Charles III and Queen Camilla with The Reverend Canon Dr Paul Williams attend the Sunday service at the Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate, Feb. 11, 2024, in Sandringham, Norfolk.
4 months ago

Prince Harry's visit with King Charles brings hope of reconciliation

Harry described tensions with his father and brother in his memoir "Spare."
4 months ago
In this April 9, 2017 file photo, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge in Lille, France.
4 months ago

What would happen if King Charles leaves the throne?

King Charles III became king in 2022. His recent cancer diagnosis has raised questions about what happens in the event of his death or abdication.
4 months ago
King Charles III departs with Queen Camilla after receiving treatment for an enlarged prostate at The London Clinic, Jan. 29, 2024, in London.
4 months ago

Prince William speaks publicly for 1st time since king’s cancer diagnosis

As King Charles continues cancer treatment and Princess Kate recovers from abdominal surgery, William is left holding the royal reins.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Prince William speaks publicly for 1st time sing king’s cancer diagnosis
4 months ago

Prince William makes 1st appearance since King Charles' cancer diagnosis

Both Princess Kate and King Charles III are facing health issues.
4 months ago
Britain's Prince William, the Prince of Wales, left, awards Mrs Ellen Convery (Ellen White), former soccer player, with the Commander of the Order of the British Empire, at Windsor Castle, Windsor, England,  Feb. 7, 2024.
4 months ago

Prince Harry visits King Charles in UK after cancer diagnosis

Harry, who now lives in California, was seen Tuesday arriving at Clarence House, one day after Buckingham Palace revealed news of the British monarch's cancer battle.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Prince Harry visits King Charles in UK after cancer diagnosis
4 months ago

Timeline of King Charles III and Queen Camilla's royal love story

For decades, the two have remained side by side through the ups and downs.
4 months ago
Britain's King Charles III wearing the Imperial state Crown, and Britain's Queen Camilla wearing a modified version of Queen Mary's Crown chat on the Buckingham Palace balcony on May 6, 2023, after their coronations.
4 months ago

King Charles III makes 1st public appearance since cancer announcement

According to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, the cancer was caught early which was not disclosed when Buckingham Palace made the announcement.
4 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III makes 1st public appearance since cancer announcement
4 months ago

King Charles III diagnosed with cancer

Buckingham Palace shared that the cancer was identified during the 75-year-old monarch’s recent hospital procedure for benign prostate enlargement, but did not specify the type of cancer or treatment.
4 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III diagnosed with cancer
5 months ago

The royal family rallies around King Charles after cancer diagnosis

Buckingham Palace has not provided detailed information about King Charles’ treatment, but other royals have stepped up to help and Prince Harry has returned to the U.K. to see his father.
5 months ago
VIDEO: The royal family rallies around King Charles after cancer diagnosis
5 months ago

King Charles' cancer was 'caught early,' UK prime minister says

U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Tuesday that King Charles III's cancer was "caught early" and he would "continue to communicate with him as normal."
5 months ago
FILE - Britain's King Charles III attends a ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023. King Charles III was admitted to a private London hospital on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024, to undergo a "corrective procedure" for an enlarged prostate, Buckingham Place said.
5 months ago

King Charles III: What to know about Britain's new monarch

King Charles III is the oldest child of Queen Elizabeth II, whom he succeeded.
5 months ago
Prince Charles looks on before speaking with staff at the GCHQ headquarters in Cheltenham, Britain July 12, 2019.
5 months ago

King Charles diagnosed with undisclosed form of cancer

An announcement from Buckingham Palace said, "Subsequent diagnostic tests have identified a form of cancer."
5 months ago
VIDEO:  King Charles diagnosed with undisclosed form of cancer
5 months ago

King Charles III has cancer, Buckingham Palace announces

King Charles III, 75, has cancer, Buckingham Palace announced on Monday.
5 months ago
King Charles leaves the London Clinic, in London, Jan. 29, 2024.
5 months ago

King Charles III diagnosed with cancer, Buckingham Palace announces

The palace has not specified the type of cancer or type of treatment.
5 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III diagnosed with cancer, Buckingham Palace announces
5 months ago

King Charles released from hospital after procedure

Buckingham Palace reported King Charles was released from the hospital after undergoing a procedure for an enlarged prostate.
5 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles released from hospital after procedure
5 months ago

King Charles III released from hospital after prostate procedure

King Charles III, 75, was treated for an enlarged prostate and is currently recovering, according to Buckingham Palace.
5 months ago
King Charles III and Britain's Queen Camilla leave the London Clinic, in London, on Jan. 29, 2024.
5 months ago

King Charles III arrives at London hospital for treatment

King Charles III has arrived at a London hospital for scheduled treatment this morning, according to a statement released by Buckingham Palace.
5 months ago
FILE - Britain's King Charles III attends a ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023. King Charles III was admitted to a private London hospital on Friday, Jan. 26, 2024, to undergo a "corrective procedure" for an enlarged prostate, Buckingham Place said.
5 months ago

King Charles checks into hospital for planned treatment

Buckingham Palace representatives did not say how long the king will remain in the hospital under care.
5 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles checks into hospital for planned treatment
5 months ago

King Charles III undergoes surgery for enlarged prostate

Plus, the latest on the recovery of the Princess of Wales after surgery at the same hospital as her father-in-law, King Charles III.
5 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III undergoes surgery for enlarged prostate
5 months ago

King Charles III goes into London hospital for treatment

Buckingham Palace announced last week that the monarch will undergo a “corrective procedure” to treat an enlarged prostate.
5 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III goes into London hospital for treatment
5 months ago

Questions rise after news of Princess Kate’s and King Charles’ surgeries

The Princess of Wales is recovering from abdominal surgery, while Buckingham Palace revealed that King Charles III will undergo a procedure next week to be treated for an enlarged prostate.
5 months ago
VIDEO: Questions rise after news of Princess Kate’s and King Charles’ surgeries
5 months ago

King Charles to undergo procedure on enlarged prostate, palace says

King Charles will undergo a procedure next week to be treated for an enlarged prostate, according to Buckingham Palace.
5 months ago
Britain's King Charles III looks on as he arrives to embark on HMS Iron Duke to attend a reception with the Bordeaux community and French/British military representatives, in Bordeaux, France, on September 22, 2023.
5 months ago

Buckingham Palace reveals new health issues for King Charles, Princess Kate

The Princess of Wales is recovering from planned abdominal surgery, while the king will be treated next week for an enlarged prostate, officials said.
5 months ago
VIDEO: Buckingham Palace reveals new health issues for King Charles, Princess Kate
7 months ago

King Charles III honors BLACKPINK at Buckingham Palace

World renowned K-pop group BLACKPINK was given honorary Members of the Order of the British Empire medals in recognition of the group’s efforts as advocates during the COP26 Summit in 2021.
7 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III honors BLACKPINK at Buckingham Palace
9 months ago

Prince Harry visits Queen Elizabeth II's burial site on 1st anniversary of her death

King Charles III also remembered his mother Queen Elizabeth II for "all she meant to so many of us" on the first anniversary of her death.
9 months ago
Queen Elizabeth II, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex watch a flypast to mark the centenary of the Royal Air Force from the balcony of Buckingham Palace on July 10, 2018 in London.
9 months ago

King Charles III attends service marking 1 year since Queen Elizabeth II's death

The king and queen attended a private service at Crathie Kirk in Scotland on the first anniversary of Elizabeth's death.
9 months ago
VIDEO: King Charles III attends service marking 1 year since Queen Elizabeth II's death
10 months ago

A look inside King Charles’ private estate Highgrove House

Known for its interlinked series of gardens, the estate takes sustainability a step further with caretakers using a method known as scything to maintain the grass.
10 months ago
VIDEO: A look inside King Charles’ private estate Highgrove House