It's A Boy! Duchess Kate Gives Birth In London

Monday, July 22nd 2013, 3:38 pm
By: News 9

Prince William and his wife, Kate, have welcomed a baby boy; a child who is now third in line to the British throne.

The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth Monday afternoon to a boy who weighed 8 pounds and 6 ounces. His name has not been revealed yet.

Kate went into labor Monday morning and the child was born at 4:24 p.m. London time, about 14 hours after she went into labor.

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An official announcement was then posted outside Buckingham Palace. It read:  

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 4:24 p.m. today. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.

The announcement was signed by Kate's doctors.