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The best way to drink whiskey, according to science

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.

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Protesters march in Durham after rumors of KKK rally

Several hundred protesters march in downtown Durham, N.C. Friday afternoon, Aug. 18, 2017 after word circulated of a possible KKK rally at noon. The KKK rally did not happen.
Julia Wall, Travis Long, Chuck Liddy newsobserver.com
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Protesters march in Durham after rumors of KKK rally

Counter-protesters march in downtown Durham after rumors of a KKK rally 0:44

Counter-protesters march in downtown Durham after rumors of a KKK rally

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Protesters march in Durham to oppose possible KKK rally

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