Politics Sep 12

Pallbearers carry the coffin of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, as the hearse arrives at St. Giles' Cathedral, in Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain September 12, 2022. Photo by Hannah McKay/REUTERS
Without a unifying queen, UK bonds could fray

Queen Elizabeth II has been likened to the invisible glue holding the United Kingdom together. Some think the reign of King Charles III will see those bonds come unstuck, giving new momentum to Scotland's push for independence.