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Royal Wedding

Jul 22, 2013 — If you need help naming a royal baby, we're here for you. And we'll be REALLY helpful.
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Aug 30, 2012 — We take a quick look at some royal photos from the Paralympics.
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Apr 4, 2012 — The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have now had their likenesses done in wax. But what are the advantages of this star treatment?
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Aug 26, 2011 — Hallmark's royal wedding movie looks pretty corny from the previews, but the supporting cast is bizarrely talented. What's a person to do?
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Aug 18, 2011 — There are some dolls available of Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge on their wedding day. But they don't exactly flatter the couple very much.
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Apr 29, 2011 — The commoners of London stood shoulder to shoulder like flag-waving, wedding-watching sardines with hats for the chance to see Prince William marry Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey. NPR's Linda Holmes takes in the day's ceremony and spectacle.
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Apr 28, 2011 — It's finally actually time for the royal wedding, after all the talk and the runup. And now, you'll get to see what is likely to be a very carefully planned event, where even the movements of little children are scheduled to the minute.
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Apr 28, 2011 — The tent people have staked out their places along the royal wedding route. It may look like craziness, but for some, the reasons to be present are relatively simple.
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Apr 28, 2011 — While there's plenty of overemphasis on the upcoming royal wedding, it's important to keep in mind that people have found a way to be more invested than they should be in the doings of young lovers and royals since long before television.
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Apr 27, 2011 — Linda Holmes has arrived in London, where she will be until Saturday, checking out the town and the whoop-dee-doo surrounding the Royal Wedding.
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