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BLT Prime by David Burke at the Trump International Hotel  (Photograph by Jacquie Kubin / Special to The Washington Times)

The best steak sandwich ever at BLT Prime

BLT Prime by David Burke, one of the celebrity chef’s trademark eateries, offers great food and an eagle’s view of the atrium lobby at Trump International Hotel.

A rescuer inspects a part of Lion Air plane flight JT 610 retrieved from the waters where it's believed to have crashed at Tanjung Priok Port in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018. Relatives have provided samples for DNA tests to help identify victims of the Lion Air plane crash as accounts emerged Tuesday of problems on the jet's previous flight including rapid descents that terrified passengers. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakara)

Possible seabed position of crashed Lion Air jet located

- Associated Press

A massive search effort has identified the possible seabed location of the crashed Lion Air jet, Indonesia’s military chief said Wednesday, as experts carried out the grim task of identifying dozens of body parts recovered from a 15-nautical mile-wide search area, and chilling video of passengers boarding the fatal flight emerged.

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FILE - This March 15, 2016, file photo, shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. A judge in Nevada has temporarily blocked release of a Massachusetts Gaming Commission investigation about allegations of sexual misconduct against former casino mogul Wynn. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Judge schedules hearing on whether to release report on Wynn

- Associated Press

A judge in Nevada has temporarily blocked the planned release of a Massachusetts Gaming Commission report about allegations of sexual misconduct against former casino mogul Steve Wynn, a court official said Monday.

FILE- In this Sept. 17, 2013, file photo a female Rhesus Macaque monkey carries a young monkey by the Silver River in Silver Springs State Park in Florida. In a study released Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in The Journal of Wildlife Management, researchers found that the number of rhesus macaques at Silver Springs State Park will grow to 350 animals or more by 2022. When the study was conducted in 2015, there were about 175 monkeys in the park. (Lisa Crigar/Star-Banner via AP, File)

Study predicts monkey population boom in Florida park

- Associated Press

A troop of roaming primates in north-central Florida will nearly double in size if state wildlife managers don't step in and stop the monkey business, according to new research released Monday.

Airbnb removes listings in Israeli settlements

- Associated Press

Home-rental company Airbnb announced on Monday it would remove its listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank, prompting outrage from Israeli officials.

Bridge operator marks 19 years on the job

- Associated Press

There are benefits to being the bridge tender at Eel Pond Bridge: Sometimes, said Michael Botelho, fishermen stop by with fresh-caught bluefish, stripers, or lobster, just to thank you for operating the short, 40-foot drawbridge that allows boats to pass from the blue expanse of Vineyard Sound into the protected harbor of Eel Pond.

Vatican hosts Russian art, icons from Tretyakov Gallery

Associated Press

The Vatican is hosting an unprecedented exhibition of Russian fine art, bringing treasures from Moscow's famed Tretyakov Gallery to Rome following a sold-out exhibit of Vatican works at the state museum two years ago.

Oklahoma Railway Museum prepares for 20th year in operation

- Associated Press

The train engine bells started to cling and clang. The bell's rhythm was interrupted by the blast of the horn. And the Oklahoma Railway Museum's popular Halloween Train ride pulled out of the 1906 depot as costumed riders peered out passenger car windows at a crisp, fall day.

US Marshals Museum receives permit to complete construction

- Associated Press

The U.S. Marshals Museum has obtained a building permit valued at $19 million that will allow it to complete construction of the U.S. Marshals Service's national museum on the banks of the Arkansas River.

2 Pennsylvania students among latest Rhodes scholars

- Associated Press

Two students from Pennsylvania, Harvard senior Brittany Ellis and University of Pennsylvania senior Anea Moore, are among the latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars heading to Oxford University in England next fall.