U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday said he read Steve Bannon’s admission that there is no military solution to the crisis with North Korea. But he stuck by the president’s policy and message.
Two chemists published a paper this week in the journal Scientific Reports on the best way to drink whiskey. Bjorn Karlsson and Ran Friedman of the Linnaeus University Center for Biomaterials Chemistry are not whiskey drinkers, but Friedman did visit Scotland, and he raised an eyebrow at the locals' dedication to watering down even the fanciest Scotch.
The statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee appears to have been struck repeatedly in the face and police are investigating who may have damaged the artwork outside of Duke Chapel on the university’s campus in Durham.