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Royal family unveils last portrait of Queen Elizabeth II ahead of funeral, with special meaning hidden behind it

Royal family unveils last portrait of Queen Elizabeth II ahead of funeral, with special meaning hidden behind it

Ahead of Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral on September 19, the British royal family released the last portrait she took before her death on September 8. On September 18, the royal family’s official Instagram account @theroyalfamily posted the touching portrait with the caption: “A new photo has been released ahead of Her Majesty’s funeral. This year …

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Famous Churchill portrait exchanged with copy at Ottawa hotel, staff unnoticed for months

Famous Churchill portrait exchanged with copy at Ottawa hotel, staff unnoticed for months

A famous portrait of World War II-era British Prime Minister Winston Churchill has been stolen from an Ottawa hotel and replaced with a copy for months without staff noticing. It took officials at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier at least eight months to realize the photo, which could be worth more than $100,000, had been exchanged, …

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