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Donald Trump Jr. (left) and Eric Trump attend the inauguration ceremony for the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver, Canada, on Feb. 28. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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These Days, Business Travel By Trump's Sons Is Costly And Complicated

With the Trump family "so involved in international business, the logistical issues, costs and security risks are more substantial than we're used to seeing," says an expert in presidential travel.

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99 Red Balloons Nena
B for My Name Beastie Boys
Scud Books Hudson Mohawke

On Feb. 13, people in Pyongyang watch a public broadcast regarding the Feb. 12 launch of a long-range ballistic missile at an undisclosed location — the first fired in Donald Trump's presidency. The U.N. Security Council on Feb. 13 unanimously condemned the missile test by North Korea. Kim Won-Jin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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S. Korea: North Test-Fires Handful Of 'Unknown Projectiles' Into Japan Waters

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Preservation Think Differently
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In the White House's letter to the Office of Government Ethics this week, there's something potentially far more interesting than the administration's response to Kellyanne Conway's Nordstrom comments. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Experts Say White House's Conway Response Raises Major Ethical Questions

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Soul Power (Lack of Afro Remix) Kokolo
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These Days, Business Travel By Trump's Sons Is Costly And Complicated

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Some environmental justice advocates say California's cap-and-trade program hasn't done anything to clean up the air in low-income communities like Wilmington, where refineries are located near residential neighborhoods. Maya Sugarman/KPCC hide caption

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Environmental Groups Say California's Climate Program Has Not Helped Them

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