Queen Elizabeth II dead at 96

The U.K.’s longest reigning monarch passed away surrounded by family at Balmoral Castle. Queen Elizabeth II passed away “peacefully” on Thursday afternoon at 96, surrounded by family at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, according to a statement from Buckingham Palace. Officials announced earlier in the day that the queen was under “medical supervision” and her family traveled to her summer residence in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to be at her side.  … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II dead at 96

Queen Elizabeth II under medical supervision over health concerns

The queen is 96 years old. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II is under medical supervision in Scotland, Buckingham Palace said in a statement Thursday. The decision to keep the 96-year-old queen under medical supervision was made because doctors became concerned for her health, according to multiple news reports. “Following further evaluation this morning, the Queen’s doctors are concerned for Her Majesty’s health and have recommended she remain under medical supervision,” the … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II under medical supervision over health concerns

Queen Elizabeth II Tests Positive for COVID-19

Queen Elizabeth II has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Buckingham Palace. “She will continue to receive medical attention and will follow all the appropriate guidelines,” the palace said in a statement Sunday. The 95-year-old monarch is experiencing mild, cold-like symptoms, according to the statement. The Queen is triple vaccinated, and first received the coronavirus vaccine last January. Prince Charles, the heir-to-the-throne, and his wife Camilla also tested positive for … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II Tests Positive for COVID-19