Kate Gives Birth to Boy

    Britain's Prince William stands next to his wife Kate, Duchess of Cambridge as she leaves the King Edward VII hospital in central London, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012. Prince William and his wife Kate are expecting their first child, and the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted to hospital suffering from a severe form of morning sickness in the early stages of her pregnancy.  (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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    No need to change the succession laws after all. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a healthy baby boy on Monday, July 22, at 4:24 p.m. The baby weighed 8 pounds 6 ounces at birth. According to the palace, both duchess and baby are doing well and will remain in the hospital overnight. "We could not be happier," Prince William said in a statement. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth, and he will be staying overnight at the hospital with his wife and newborn son. The baby will be the third in line for the throne, behind Prince Charles and Prince William.

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