What's the difference between the ceremonial funeral that will be held for the late prime minister and the state funeral her supporters wanted for her?
Obama welcomes Chancellor Merkel on the first state visit of a European leader during his term. But tensions challenge the 'indispensable' alliance between the US and Germany.
Obama is only the fourth foreign dignitary to address Parliament at Westminster Hall since World War II. He received a standing ovation for his speech on the US-Europe alliance.
In an address at a state banquet last night, President Obama highlighted the strength and substance of the bond the US and the Britain share.
The Band of the Royal Marines rehearses for the forthcoming Royal Wedding, at HMS Collingwood, a shore-based establishment in Fareham, England, on April 26. A total of 120 naval staff have been rehearsing during the Easter period at the HMS Collingwood training facility, which features the largest parade ground in Europe.
Britain made deep cuts to social services, government jobs, welfare benefits, and defense spending in order to reduce a mounting deficit. The cuts could dramatically reshape British society.