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UK's Prince Philip apologizes to woman injured in car crash – report

Jan 27, 2019 - 3:18 PM

'I would like you to know how very sorry I am for my part in the accident... I can only imagine that I failed to see the car coming, and I am very contrite about the consequences,' Prince Philip says in a letter

BACK ON THE ROAD. The Duke of Edinburgh is caught driving without a seatbelt just two days after surviving a car crash. File photo by Victoria Jones/AFP

UK's Prince Philip, 97, back driving – without seatbelt

Jan 20, 2019 - 11:10 AM

The Duke of Edinburgh drives a new Land Rover Freelander on his wife's private Sandringham estate two days after he survived a car crash

BACK ON THE ROAD. The Duke of Edinburgh is caught driving without a seatbelt just two days after surviving a car crash. File photo by Victoria Jones/AFP

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Jan 18, 2019 - 8:39 PM

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UK's Prince Philip 'shocked and shaken' after car crash

Jan 18, 2019 - 12:43 PM

(UPDATED) The duke emerges unharmed but two people in another car are injured in the crash that occurred Thursday, January 17

PRINCE PHILIP. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, reacts as he arrives to attend a Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey in central London, on March 13, 2017. File photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Elizabeth II, Prince Philip mark 70th wedding anniversary

Nov 20, 2017 - 11:15 PM

The bells of Westminster Abbey, where Elizabeth married Prince Philip on November 20, 1947, ring to mark the seven decades of the royal union

LOVE ENDURES. This file photo taken on June 17, 2017 shows Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh travel in a horse-drawn carriage back to Buckingham Palace after attending 'Trooping the Color' on Horse Guards Parade to mark the Queen's official birthday, in London on June 17, 2017. On November 20, 2017 takes place the Queen and Philip’s 70th wedding anniversary. Photo by Chris J. Ratliffe/AFP

Elizabeth II, Prince Philip mark 70th wedding anniversary

Nov 20, 2017 - 11:07 AM

The decades-spanning marriage of the Queen – the nation's longest serving sovereign – has outlasted those of all prior British monarchs

Britain's Prince Philip to retire this week

Jul 31, 2017 - 6:37 PM

He will have conducted 22 219 solo engagements since his wife became queen with the death of her father in 1952 made 637 solo overseas visits and will have given 5 496 speeches

PRINCE PHILIP. This file photo taken on May 16, 2017 shows Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh greets guests at a garden party at Buckingham Palace in London on May 16, 2017.  File photo by Victoria Jones/AFP

Britain's Prince Philip leaves hospital after infection

Jun 22, 2017 - 5:53 PM

After his stay in the hospital Prince Philip is expected to return to Windsor where he is due to rest

OUT OF THE HOSPITAL. This file photo taken on May 16, 2017 shows Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh greets guests at a garden party at Buckingham Palace in London on May 16, 2017.  File photo by Victoria Jones/AFP

Britain's Prince Philip, 96, in hospital with infection

Jun 21, 2017 - 5:58 PM

UPDATED The admission to the hospital is seen as a precautionary measure for treatment of an infection caused by a pre existing condition

FIGHTING AN INFECTION. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, reacts as he arrives to attend a Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey in central London, on March 13, 2017. File photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Britain's Prince Philip to retire from public engagements

May 04, 2017 - 5:33 PM

UPDATED The Duke of Edinburgh who turns 96 on June 10 is the longest serving consort in British history and conducted 219 royal engagements last year

RETIRING. In this file photo, Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, arrives to attend a Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey in central London, on March 13, 2017. Ben Stanstall/Pool/AFP

'No cause for alarm' after rumors over Queen Elizabeth II

May 04, 2017 - 2:04 PM

UPDATED This comes after a highly unusual staff meeting prompts speculation of a royal announcement

In this file photo, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II smiles as she meets people being helped by the Prince's Trust at the Prince's Trust Centre in Kennington, London, on March 8, 2016.  Chris Jackson/Pool/AFP

Obama issues stark trade warning against Brexit

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:03 AM

US President Barack Obama says Britain is at its best when it is helping to lead a strong Europe

'We'll meet again': Queen Elizabeth's long goodbye to beloved Malta

Nov 29, 2015 - 10:33 AM

Queen Elizabeth II: Visiting Malta is always very special for me I remember happy days here with Prince Philip when we were first married

ROYAL WAVE. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II waves to British Royal Navy crew members performing a salute on the HMS Bulwark amphibious assault ship during a tour of the Grand Harbour in a traditional Maltese fishing boat in Valletta, Malta, November 28, 2015. Toby Melville/Pool/EPA

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives for Germany state visit

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:57 AM

The visit comes at a time when Britain is seeking support from the eurozone s top economy for its EU reform wish list

WELCOME TO BERLIN. British Queen Elizabeth II (Front) and her husband Prince Philip (Rear) are being welcomed after their arrival at Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany, 23 June 2015. Kay Nietfeld/EPA

Australia's Abbott defiant as MPs call for leadership vote

Feb 04, 2015 - 10:24 AM

Pressure has mounted on Abbott following a controversial decision to make Britain s Prince Philip a knight

REFLECTION. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott waits to speak at The National Press Club in Canberra, Australia, 02 February 2015. Mick Tsikas/EPA

Tony Abbott: I won't resign as Australia PM

Feb 02, 2015 - 1:58 PM

UPDATED He says he believes he is the right person to lead the government after reports that some of his colleagues were under pressure to challenge him following his controversial decision to make Britain s Prince Philip a knight

REFLECTION. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott waits to speak at The National Press Club in Canberra, Australia, 02 February 2015. Mick Tsikas/EPA

Tony Abbott faces backlash over royal 'knightmare'

Jan 27, 2015 - 10:01 AM

Knighting Britain s Prince Philip prompts ridicule and questions about Tony Abbott s leadership even from conservative supporters

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks during the Australia Day celebrations in Canberra, Australia, 26 January 2015. Wayne King/EPA

Queen Elizabeth II to meet pope at Vatican in April

Feb 04, 2014 - 8:34 PM

It will be the first time that the queen who is head of the Church of England will be meeting Pope Francis since he was elected in March 2013

Britain lays on the pomp for South Korean president

Nov 06, 2013 - 7:39 AM

The visit comes amid a rise in tensions between South Korea and Japan

TO UK-SK RELATIONS. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (R) and South Korea's President Park Geun-Hye (L) raise a toast at a State Banquet at Buckingham Palace in London on November 5, 2013. AFP/Pool/Neil Hall

Malala all smiles as she meets Queen Elizabeth

Oct 18, 2013 - 9:04 PM

Malala Yousafzai was reduced to fits of laughter in her conversation with Prince Philip

Britain's Prince Philip back on duty after surgery

Aug 12, 2013 - 9:04 PM

The Duke of Edinburgh gets back into action after abdominal surgery and recuperation

BACK IN ACTION. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, returns to public duties after being hospitalized for an abdomen-related surgery. In this photo, he speaks with guests as he attends a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in London on June 6, 2013. AFP/Matt Dunham

Britain's Prince Philip doing 'much better'

Jun 15, 2013 - 8:18 AM

Prince Charles visits his father in the hospital

ABDOMINAL PROBLEM. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is hospitalized for an abdomen-related surgery. In this photo, he speaks with guests as he attends a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in London on June 6, 2013. AFP/Matt Dunham

Britain's Prince Philip turns 92 in hospital

Jun 10, 2013 - 6:40 PM

Queen Elizabeth II s husband spends his 92nd birthday in a hospital while recovering from abdominal surgery

ABDOMINAL PROBLEM. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is hospitalized for an abdomen-related surgery. In this photo, he speaks with guests as he attends a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in London on June 6, 2013. AFP/Matt Dunham

Britain's Prince Philip hospitalized for surgery

Jun 07, 2013 - 7:16 AM

Britain s Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh is hospitalized for an abdomen related surgery

ABDOMINAL PROBLEM. Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is hospitalized for an abdomen-related surgery. In this photo, he speaks with guests as he attends a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in London on June 6, 2013. AFP/Matt Dunham

Britain's Prince Philip discharged from hospital

Aug 20, 2012 - 6:20 PM

Britain s Prince Philip was discharged from hospital on Monday August 20 after spending five nights being treated for a recurrence of a bladder infection

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(UPDATED) Britain's Prince Philip has recurrence of bladder infection

Aug 15, 2012 - 10:59 PM

The Duke of Edinburgh has been taken to the Abedrdeen Royal Infirmary Wednesday afternoon

Britain's queen marks 86th birthday with Prince Philip beside her

Jun 16, 2012 - 10:44 PM

Her actual birthday is on April 21 but traditionally the monarch has another in the summer months because the weather is often better for open air celebrations

Prince Philip at 91, still Queen's 'strength and stay'

Jun 10, 2012 - 11:16 PM

Prince Philip the British royal family s gruff patriarch who turned 91 on Sunday has been at Queen Elizabeth II s side throughout her 60 years as queen

Britain's Prince Philip discharged from hospital after 5 days

Jun 09, 2012 - 8:14 PM

He continues to make a good recovery and will continue his convalescence at home and will be spending it privately

Britons cheer Queen Elizabeth II in poignant diamond jubilee finale

Jun 06, 2012 - 11:14 AM

Cheering crowds lined Queen Elizabeth II s route from the Houses of Parliament to Buckingham Palace waving flags as she passed in a horse drawn carriage on the last of four days of celebrations marking her 60th year on the throne

Huge crowds cheering with Britain's Union flags crowd the Mall towards Buckingham Palace to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in London on June 5, 2012. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL

Queen closes jubilee bash as vast crowd toasts absent Philip

Jun 05, 2012 - 10:30 AM

Britain s Queen Elizabeth II brought to a spectacular close a star studded diamond jubilee concert which included a heartfelt tribute from the huge crowd to her ill husband Prince Philip

BASH AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE. Buckingham Palace is illuminated by a fireworks display during the Diamond Jubilee Concert in London, on June 4, 2012. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II made a regal appearance at a star-studded diamond jubilee concert Monday but without her husband Prince Philip at her side after he was hospitalized hours earlier. AFP PHOTO / David Parker/POOL

Stars rock the palace for Britain's jubilee concert

Jun 05, 2012 - 7:06 AM

Queen Elizabeth II attends a diamond jubilee concert despite her husband s hospitalization

GRAND CONCERT. Buckingham Palace is illuminated by a fireworks display during the Diamond Jubilee Concert in London, on June 4, 2012. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II made a regal appearance at a star-studded diamond jubilee concert Monday but without her husband Prince Philip at her side after he was hospitalised hours earlier. AFP PHOTO / David Parker/ POOL

Britain's Prince Philip hospitalized

Jun 05, 2012 - 12:14 AM

The 90 year old Prince Philip will miss the rest of the Queen s diamond jubilee celebrations due to a bladder infection

Queen Elizabeth II's racecourse visit launches diamond jubilee

Jun 03, 2012 - 10:44 AM

Gun salutes rang out across the country before the 86 year old queen arrived for the Epsom Derby smiling broadly as she and husband Prince Philip 90 were driven past the winning post amid cheers from well wishers

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (C) standing next to Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (2R) smiles from the royal balcony as she looks down on the winning horse in the Derby race on Derby Day, the second day of the Epsom Derby horse racing festival, at Epsom in Surrey, southern England, on June 2, 2012 the first official day of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Princess Michael of Kent is at (L). AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT