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Thousands wait to see Queen Elizabeth’s coffin as soldiers hold funeral dry run

Tens of thousands of people lined up in Edinburgh to pay their final respects to Queen Elizabeth II before her coffin is flown to London, where the King’s Guard marched through the streets rehearsing for her funeral early Tuesday. Mourners traveled from across the...

Irish soccer fans celebrate Queen’s death, chant ‘Lizzy’s in a box’ at game

Video has emerged showing Irish soccer fans openly mocking the death of Queen Elizabeth II by chanting “Lizzy’s in a box” during a game in Dublin on Thursday. The crude ditty, set to the tune of KC & The Sunshine Band’s hit “Baby Give...

Nobel Peace Prize winner David Trimble dead at 77

LONDON — David Trimble, a former Northern Ireland first minister who won the Nobel Peace Prize for playing a key role in helping end Northern Ireland’s decades of violence, has died, the Ulster Unionist Party said Monday. He was 77. The party said in...

Joe Biden likens Israel-Palestinian conflict to Irish ‘troubles’ in bizarre aside

President Biden raised eyebrows Friday when he compared the dispute between Israel and the Palestinians to the conflict between Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland — a remark many saw as a swipe at two key US allies, Israel and the United Kingdom....

Sinn Fein hails ‘new era’ as it wins Northern Ireland vote

BELFAST, Northern Ireland — The Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein, which seeks unification with Ireland, hailed a “new era” Saturday for Northern Ireland as it captured the largest number of seats in the Northern Ireland Assembly for the first time in a historic...
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