Beloved monarch Queen Beatrix has announced she will abdicate the throne she has held for 33 years in favor of her son, Willem-Alexander, saying responsibility for the country "must now lie in the hands of a new generation." NBC's Michelle Kosinski reports. (TODAY)
Excitement is building for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. In a new ITV documentary about Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William says it's difficult to follow in his grandmother's footsteps. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports. (Nightly News)
It's a green light for changes to the Royal line of succession. Members of the British Commonwealth have agreed to change a centuries old rule that allows sons and not daughters to take the royal throne, even if the daughter is the first born. ITN's Lucy Manning reports.