Los Angeles Times

Checking the box scores

WIMBLEDON, England - Much of the buzz heading into the Wimbledon women's singles final Saturday is not about the players at Centre Court - Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber - but who will be watching them from the royal box.

The former Meghan Markle, the Dutchess of Sussex, will have a front-row seat next to her husband, Prince Harry, to watch her friend compete for a record 24th Grand Slam title. Williams attended the wedding of Meghan and Harry at Windsor Castle in May.

So what is the royal box, and how does someone

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times2 min read
Bernie Sanders Criticizes Baseball's Plan To Eliminate 42 Minor League Teams
LOS ANGELES - The fight against baseball's plan to eliminate 42 minor league teams hit California on Wednesday, when Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders issued a statement in support of the Lancaster JetHawks. "Closing down Minor League
Los Angeles Times1 min readPolitics
Booker Says Black Democrats Are Tired Of Being Taken For Granted During Presidential Campaigns
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker channeled the frustrations of many African Americans across the country by saying in the debate Wednesday that "black voters are pissed off and they're worried" about the Democrats' ability to win the 2020 presidential ele
Los Angeles Times6 min readPolitics
Ambassador Sondland Says He 'Followed The President's Orders' In Ukraine
WASHINGTON - Gordon Sondland, one of the highest-ranking witnesses yet in the House impeachment inquiry, insisted Wednesday that he and other senior administration officials had "followed the president's orders" in pushing Ukraine to investigate Pres