US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (R) meets British Foreign Minister Margaret Beckett in New York. Foreign ministers from world powers held intensive discussions on Iran's controversial nuclear program, a US spokesman said, but there was no sign whether they made any progress on a unified position.(AFP/Stan Honda)
Also, please note that this was an improvised matching armchairs photo-op, since our princess was in New York. But do you think a small, tasteful ceramic jar is an acceptable replacement for the traditional small, tasteful flower arrangement? I'll say yes.