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Kuwait Celebration At Trump Hotel Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 6:33am
Kuwait is holding its National Day celebration at the Trump International Hotel in Washington.

Kuwait is celebrating its national day at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. The ambassador rejects suggestions that Kuwait is trying to curry favor with President Trump.

(Image credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

Episode 756: The Bees Go To California
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:17pm
A honeybee collects nectar from an almond blossom in an almond orchard near Bakersfield in Wasco, California, U.S.

Early every year, 30 billion bees make their way across the country to California's Central Valley. Here's why.

(Image credit: Phil Hawkins/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

FCC Chairman Goes After His Predecessor's Internet Privacy Rules
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 5:29pm
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit is moving to soften his predecessor

The new telecom chief is moving to halt one part of the sweeping rules for Internet service providers, which were passed last year in part based on "net neutrality" regulations.

(Image credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

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