UPDATE (9:50 a.m. ET): Meghan Markle has given birth to a baby boy weighing 7 pounds, 3 ounces. The name was not immediately announced.
The royal baby is on the way! Meghan Marklehas gone into labor.
Buckingham Palace is confirming that the Duchess of Sussex is just moments away from giving birth to the newest member of the royal family, but is not saying where the birth is taking place.
Even after the baby arrives, the public may not know of his or her birth for a while. Meghan and Prince Harry have said they will not make an announcement until they've had an opportunity to celebrate privately. (NBC News)