United Kingdom http://kplu.org en Royal Recovery: Remains ID'd As Those Of King Richard III http://kplu.org/post/remains-found-beneath-parking-lot-idd-king-richard-iii Remains found under what's now a parking lot in the English city of Leicester have been confirmed to be those of King Richard III, <a href="http://www.le.ac.uk/richardiii/" target="_blank">researchers at the University of Leicester announced Monday</a>.<p>NPR's Philip Reeves tells our Newscast Desk that the skeleton of the ruler immortalized by William Shakespeare was identified thanks to a DNA match with a distant relative. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 19:50:49 +0000 Mark Memmott 7724 at http://kplu.org Royal Recovery: Remains ID'd As Those Of King Richard III