Live updates: King Charles addresses the nation as Britain goes into mourning
Two 96-round gun salutes honoring the queen — one round for each year of her life — fired in London today as the nation began a complex, multiday farewell to Queen Elizabeth II.
Here's what we're following:
Operation "London Bridge": The British government has an intricate protocol to mark Elizabeth's death.
The monarchy's uncertain future: Britain can expect to struggle without Queen Elizabeth at the helm, according to one expert.
The last time a British monarch died: See a young Queen Elizabeth at her father's funeral in 1952