While the attention of the world is averted we must be alive to attempts to slip out negative stories.
From abdications to refused proposals, the modern royal wedding has wormed its way into our media spotlight.
Trump and Melania "will be making a contribution to one of the seven charities the royal couple has designated in lieu of gifts," a White House deputy press secretary said.
Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's nuptials on Saturday "may well be unique."
Thomas Markle said his heart surgery would prevent him from attending the ceremony.
Other children were also picked for roles alongside the royals.
A survey found that 66 percent of Brits aren't interested in this weekend's celebrations.
The 65-year-old preacher from Chicago will deliver a sermon for the wedding ceremony.
The couple gave their friends and family strict instructions for the big day.
Thomas Markle will apologize to Meghan and Prince Harry over the alleged incident.
The packaging assures users, "Your prince will come."
"It's going to be a very special day for everybody," Prince Charles said last week.
Held on April 29, 2011, William and Kate's wedding was an international spectacle, watched by hundreds of millions of people around the world.
As it turns out, a member of the public marrying a royal has happened a fair bit in the past.
The coin is worth a cool £5 ($6.80).