Well wishers with flags and cameras after the Royal Wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey. Julian Finney/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Julian Finney/Getty Images

Fans of the royal family take photographs as they wait for the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in London. Oli Scarff/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Workers carry in sections of the red carpet at Westminster Abbey where Prince William and Kate Middleton are scheduled to get married tomorrow. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Sean Gallup/Getty Images

British forces clash with colonial militia during the Battle of Bunker Hill in 1775, as depicted in an illustration. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Hulton Archive/Getty Images

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor