A son has been born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The baby, born at 4:24 p.m. BST at St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London, the same hospital where Prince William was born in 1982, weighed 8 lbs. 6 oz., and is third in line to the throne. The official announcement was posted on an easel outside Buckingham Palace states, and stated that the duchess was safely delivered of a son and that both mother and child are well. It was announced that “The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news.” Photos by PacificCoastNews.