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  1. Queen Backs 'Transition' for the Sussexes

    Following last week's surprise announcement by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle that they'd step back as senior royals, Queen Elizabeth announced Monday that she's "entirely supportive" of the decision. In a statement released after an allegedly fraught 90-minute summit at her Sandringham estate, the queen said there would be a "period of transition" as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex split time between the U.K. and Canada.

    What's next? Buckingham Palace said final arrangements regarding the "complex" issues of the couple's security detail, titles, finances, and more would be sorted out "in the coming days."

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