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It may not be the dress that will make it into the annals of British history, but for wearability and relaxed elegance, it was Her Royal Highness Meghan’s second dress on her wedding day that was the star. The high-necked silk halter dress was created by British designer Stella McCartney, and in response to all the…

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  Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has described how she worked with designer Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy to create a “timeless” wedding gown for her wedding to Prince Harry earlier this year. Harry and the former Meghan Markle recorded their memories of the wedding for an audio commentary that is part of the new […]

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It’s been just shy of five months since Meghan Markle emerged on the steps of St George’s Chapel, on the grounds of Windsor Castle in England, wearing a wedding gown designed by Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy.

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No shade to the bride, but one of our favorite aspects of Meghan Markle’s spring wedding to England’s Prince Harry was her incredibly elegant mother, Doria Ragland. And on Thursday, Ragland joined her daughter at Kensington Palace for a luncheon to celebrate the launch of Together: Our Community Cookbook, which she…

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The interracial romance and marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is already one for the history books—but was there foreshadowing that the prince of England might have a penchant for biracial actresses?

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Now that the royal wedding is behind her, Meghan Markle is settling in to life as The Duchess of Sussex. She and her husband, Prince Harry captivated hearts around the world when they tied the knot at Windsor Castle and now everyone is wondering what they will do next. For starters, don’t expect Markle to […]

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Bishop Michael Curry went viral after his rousing sermon during Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding, led a march to the White House to protest President Donald Trump‘s 'America First' policies this week.

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  Meghan Markle, the new Duchess of Sussex, has officially received her very own customized coat of arms. Days after the royal wedding, Kensington Palace announced in a statement Friday that Britain’s Queen Elizabeth approved the design to ensure that it was “both personal and representative.” In royal tradition, Meghan’s father, Thomas Markle, was originally set […]

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  Bishop Michael Curry has become a bit of a national treasure ever since he served up a stirring sermon at the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry last weekend. Now, he continues to spread his message of love all the way to The White House, where he led a prayer vigil on […]

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  As if there weren’t already enough reasons to love Idris Elba, he just gave us another swoon-worthy moment. The actor took to social media to defend his fiancee, Sabrina Dowhre, from haters who criticized her royal wedding attire. Plenty of people were flabbergasted by her decision to wear Gucci from head to toe and […]

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In a few short days, she’s become our favorite and most enigmatic person. Social media buzzed on Saturday with comments regarding Doria Ragland’s quiet elegance and seemingly kind spirit as she watched her daughter, Meghan Markle, marry Prince Harry. Although Ragland, a yoga instructor and social worker who lives in Los Angeles, has kept her […]

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  After millions watched what was undoubtedly the most untraditional (and blatantly Black affirming) Royal Wedding that the British monarchy has ever seen, it turns out Harry and Meghan’s special day was just getting started. First the happy couple held a dignified lunch reception for 600 guests at St. George’s Hall of Windsor Castle,where Prince Harry and Duchess […]

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Bishop Michael Curry brought the heat to the Brits with an animated sermon that was perfectly seasoned at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding, earning kudos across the world. However, Curry’s spit-fire oration also drew criticism across social media for its long-windedness and let’s be frank, a Church of England service isn’t normally the […]

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It was the style moment we had all been (not so) patiently waiting for: The first look at Meghan Markle’s wedding gown! We had all the questions: What will it look like? Will she wear a British designer? What about her hair? And how long will her train be? TheGrio’s got your back: here, the […]

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  Prince Harry and Megan Markle’s wedding day bishop took the world to Black church Saturday morning, quoting Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and old slave spirituals in a passionate sermon calling on the couple to drench their marriage in the power of love. The Most Rev. Michael Curry, the first African American to preside […]

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They’re married now! Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are officially The Duke and Duchess of Sussex. We’ve been eagerly awaiting these nuptials and cheering this couple on from across the pond. Meghan is truly the definition of game changer: she’s 36 (three years Harry’s senior), she’s divorced, she wasn’t sitting around waiting to “get chose” […]

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Here's a brief history of the other rarely discussed women of color who are the pre-cursor to Markle's royal reign.

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  Days before the royal wedding takes place in England this weekend, Meghan Markle’s family continues to serve up major drama stateside. Meghan’s half-sister, Samantha Markle, has landed in the hospital after an alleged run-in with paparazzi in Florida on Wednesday. According to TMZ, Samantha and her boyfriend, Mark collided with a barrier while attempting […]

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Writer Dustin Seibert does not understand why Black folks are concerned about the royal wedding this weekend between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Here are five reasons he offered up as to why you should just say no to caring about that mess.

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In true maid of honor form, Meghan Markle has chosen a close friend to stand beside her on her wedding day, reports Yahoo News.   While the move is not surprising given that a bride typically chooses a bestie to be her maid of honor, some royal fans are disappointed that Kate Middleton wasn’t chosen to stand by Markle’s side. […]

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Meghan Markle can’t seem to catch a break, but it is to be expected when you’re marrying a Prince, right? Prince Harry and his bride-to-be have reportedly sent out some 600 invitations for their May 19 nuptials, but apparently, there are some reportedly close to Markle who feel a bit snubbed. In an awkward interview on Good Morning Britain, the Digital Spy reports […]

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Queen Elizabeth II has given her formal consent for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to tie the knot May 19 and we can’t wait for the festivities! According to Yahoo News, the Queen wrote a heartfelt letter titled “My Most Dearly Beloved Grandson” that reads: “My Lords, I declare my Consent to a Contract of […]

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Meghan Markle is already out here on Princess duties, and she’s warming up to the spotlight effortlessly. She and Prince Harry were out on the town in Birminham, England for International Women’s Day this Thursday. As part of the royal schedule, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry were to meet and greet with young well-wishers who […]

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The world is on watch as the May wedding date for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle approaches. And the royal couple are reportedly extending an invitation to 2,640 members of the public, according to the NY Daily News. Kensington Palace released a statement announcing that the public will be chosen “from every corner of the […]

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It’s no secret that royal-to-be, Meghan Markle, had a long-standing career in the entertainment industry before moving across the pond to be closer to her fiancé Prince Harry. But talk show host Wendy Williams wants everyone to know that before Meghan Markle found her prince charming, the “random princess” (yes, she actually referred to Markle as such), […]

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LONDON (AP) — A political storm is brewing ahead of Prince Harry’s and Meghan Markle’s […]

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