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William and Kate show off royal baby boy
William and Kate show off royal baby boy

Britain's Prince William, his wife Kate and their newborn baby son were spending their first day at home as a family Wednesday, a day after the royal couple showed off the future monarch to the world.

William and Kate show off royal baby boy
It's a boy for Britain's William and Kate
It's a boy for Britain's William and Kate

Prince William, his wife Kate and their new son spent their first night together on Monday after it was earlier announced that Britain had a new future king.

It's a boy for Britain's William and Kate
Britain's Camilla hopes royal baby arrives by 'end of week'
Britain's Camilla hopes royal baby arrives by 'end of week'

Britain's Prince Charles joked Monday that his son Prince William's baby was "hopefully" on the way, but wife Camilla went further, saying it could arrive "by the end of the week".

Britain's Camilla hopes royal baby arrives by 'end of week'
Britain's Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge. ©REUTERS/Stephen Morrison/Pool
Mother-to-be Kate faces Diana comparisons

As Prince William's wife Catherine prepares to give birth to a new heir to the throne, she faces renewed comparisons with her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana, whom she never met.

Mother-to-be Kate faces Diana comparisons
World bets on British royal baby name, sex and everything else
World bets on British royal baby name, sex and everything else

Will it be a girl called Alexandra, or a boy called Wayne? No one outside Buckingham Palace knows but it has not stopped punters from around the world betting on Britain's royal baby.

World bets on British royal baby name, sex and everything else
Britain's William and Kate to stay in dark over baby's sex
Britain's William and Kate to stay in dark over baby's sex

The sex of Prince William and his wife Catherine's baby will remain a mystery until its expected arrival in mid-July, with the mother likely to opt for a natural delivery.

Britain's William and Kate to stay in dark over baby's sex
Gothic cradle for William and Kate
Gothic cradle for William and Kate

An oak cradle designed to resemble a Gothic cathedral is headed from Poland to London for the July birth of the first child of Prince William and his wife Kate.

Gothic cradle for William and Kate
Queen Elizabeth turns 87 as Kate shows baby bump
Queen Elizabeth turns 87 as Kate shows baby bump

Queen Elizabeth II marked her 87th birthday with little fanfare on Sunday, spending the day privately while Prince William's wife Catherine was showing off her baby bump.

Queen Elizabeth turns 87 as Kate shows baby bump
British establishment alarmed over royal succession change
British establishment alarmed over royal succession change

Prince William and his wife Catherine's baby will not be born until the summer, but changes to the rules of succession that would fundamentally affect its life are causing disquiet in the British establishment.

British establishment alarmed over royal succession change
Prince William and his wife Catherine. Photo courtesy of fwallpapers.com
Pregnant Kate turns 31

Prince William's wife Catherine marks her 31st birthday on Wednesday, but her well-documented pregnancy is likely to make it a low-key celebration.

Pregnant Kate turns 31
Court bans spread of Kate as royal couple head home
Court bans spread of Kate as royal couple head home

Prince William and wife Catherine headed home from Tuvalu Wednesday after securing a ban on a French magazine distributing topless pictures of her and launching a criminal probe into how they were obtained.

Court bans spread of Kate as royal couple head home
British royals condemn Kate topless photos
British royals condemn Kate topless photos

Prince William and his wife Catherine reacted with fury after a French magazine published topless photos of her, saying it raised the spectre of press harassment of William's mother Diana.

British royals condemn Kate topless photos
Royal couple 'saddened' by Kate topless pix claim
Royal couple 'saddened' by Kate topless pix claim

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine were "saddened" by a French magazine's claims it would publish topless photos of her.

Royal couple 'saddened' by Kate topless pix claim