Prince Charles attended a reception at the British Ambassador to the US's residence in Washington after a busy day of events across the city.
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The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cambridge began their four-day trip to the USA by visiting some of Washington's famous monuments.
However, many in the crowds weren't entirely sure who the heir to the throne was and those who did were disappointed the couple weren't William and Kate.
ITV News correspondent Tim Ewart reports from Washington:
British Ambassador to the US Sir Peter Westmacott said he is "delighted" to welcome Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall back to Washington after 10 years.
The royal couple attended an event at the British Embassy in Washington.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have arrived at the British Embassy in Washington for an event marking the beginning of their four-day visit to the US.
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The Duchess of Cornwall and the Prince of Wales have arrived at a private funeral for her brother Mark Shand, at the Holy Trinity Church in Stourpaine, Dorset.
The conservationist and travel writer Mark Shand died unexpectedly last week after falling and hitting his head in New York.
The funeral will take place later today for the Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand.
Mr Shand, who was a conservationist and travel writer, died last week after falling and hitting his head on the pavement in New York.
Prince Charles will be among mourners at a private family ceremony at the Holy Trinity Church in the Dorset village of Stourpaine.
The death of Mark Shand, the Duchess of Cornwall's brother, has been ruled an accident. Mr Shand died after he fell and banged his his head outside a hotel bar in New York yesterday.
A spokeswoman for the medical examiner's office in the city said the 62-year-old's death was caused by blunt impact head trauma with skull fracture and bleeding in the brain.
Mr Shand was in New York for an auction at Sotheby's in aid of a charity for underprivileged children and the Elephant Family, of which he was chairman, which aims to save the endangered Asian elephant from extinction in the wild.
He was taken to hospital after reportedly slipping while lighting a cigarette and hitting his head on the pavement outside an after-party for the charity event.
Stephen Fry has paid tribute to the Duchess of Cornwall's brother Mark Shand, who died aged 62 in New York.
I’ve just heard the terrible news about Mark Shand. His work with Asian elephants was unsurpassed. Funny, charming, dedicated man. So so sad