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Mount Washington Hotel Plans
FILE - In this March 13, 2015 file photo, Mount Washington is seen at dawn from North Conway, New Hampshire. The owners of the Mount Washington Cog Railway that climbs to the highest peak in the Northeast want to build an upscale hotel a mile from the summit, in keeping with hotels that once graced the mountain in the 1800s. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
APTOPIX Southern Wildfires Tennesee
Veronica Carney looks at the skyline from the remains of the home she grew up in, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Gatlinburg, Tenn. Carney flew in from Massachusetts to assist her parents, Richard T. Ramsey and Sue Ramsey who safely evacuated as a wildfire approached Monday evening. (Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP)
France Paris Gunman
French police officers leave the site after an armed robber held people hostage at a travel agency in Paris, Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. French police say six people have been secured after a failed armed robbery in southern district of Paris. The Paris police department said Friday night that forces sent to the scene didn’t find the robber. No one was harmed. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
Washington Monument
FILE - In this June 2, 2013, file photo, philanthropist David Rubenstein, center, is seen with others at the 491-foot level of the scaffolding which encompasses it in Washington. The National Park Service and National Park Foundation announced Dec. 2, 2016, that Rubenstein has pledged the funding needed for the National Park Service to modernize the Washington Monument elevator. The $2-3 million project will correct the elevator’s ongoing mechanical, electrical and computer issues, which have shuttered the monument since Aug. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Southern Wildfires
The burnt remains of a home known to visitors as The Castle is seen from downtown Gatlinburg, Tenn., Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. Residents were getting their first look at what remains of their homes and businesses in Gatlinburg, after a wildfire tore through the resort community on Monday, Nov. 28. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)
CORRECTS DATE FROM THURSDAY TO FRIDAY- In this Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, photo provided by Christina Korp, right, Buzz Aldrin lies in a hospital bed in Christchurch, New Zealand. Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, was evacuated from the South Pole to New Zealand where he was hospitalized in stable condition. (Christina Korp via AP)
Germany Train Crash
FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2016 file picture rescue personnel stand in front of trains that collided head-on near Bad Aibling, Germany. Prosecutors are seeking a four-year jail sentence for a train dispatcher accused of negligence that led to one of the worst train crashes in Germany history earlier this year. Twelve people died and 89 people were injured when two commuter trains collided on a single track Feb. 9 near the Bavarian town of Bad Aibling,southeast of Munic. ( Photo/Matthias Schrader,file)