Knights of the Bath http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29884/all en URGENT ¥¥¥ Skeleton under car park is England's Richard III: scientists http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/urgent-skeleton-under-car-park-englands-richard-iii-scientists <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A skeleton found underneath a car park in the English city of Leicester is confirmed to be that of king Richard III, one of history's most notorious villains, scientists said Monday.</p> <p>"It is the acacdemic conclusion of the University of Leicester that, beyond reasonable doubt, the individual exhumed at Greyfriars in September 2012, is indeed Richard III, the last Plantagenet king of England," lead archaeologist Richard Buckley said to applause at a press conference.</p> <p>ar/dk/gj/txw</p> Knights of the Bath Local government in England Local government in the United Kingdom Technology AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 11:31:59 +0000 5745198 at http://www.globalpost.com