It's a Boy! Kate gives birth to a son

POSTED: 12:35 PM PDT Jul 22, 2013    UPDATED: 02:02 PM PDT Jul 22, 2013 
Royal Baby
LONDON -

Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a son!

Palace officials say Prince William's wife Kate has given birth to a baby boy.

Officials said Monday the baby was born at 4:24 p.m. and weighs 8 pounds 6 ounces.

The infant will become third in line for the British throne after Prince Charles and William.

Kate checked into a private wing at St. Mary's Hospital in central London early Monday morning.

William spent the long hours of labor at her bedside. This is the couple's first child.

More details on KEYT NewsChannel 3 at 5 and 6pm!