• Walmart’s online sales in the U.S. rose 63 percent in the last quarter.
• Fiat Chrysler, facing evidence that it flouted emissions rules, says it is in settlement talks with the Justice Department.
• Here is some life advice from Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Supreme Court justice.
• If you feel wronged at work, try empathy.
• Recipe of the day: “Dutch baby,” a large, fluffy pancake, can be breakfast, lunch or dessert.
• Monuments removed.
Today’s 360 video visits sites in New Orleans where Confederate statues were recently taken down.
• Mining a divided America.
Mr. Ailes changed the news media landscape, but he had largely faded from the public eye after being forced out of the network over a harassment scandal.
• Sold! For $110.5 million.
That’s how much a Japanese billionaire paid on Thursday for a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat, making it the most expensive work by an American artist ever sold.
• A pillar of grunge.
We compiled a playlist of 10 songs from the lead singer of Soundgarden.
• Ready for the weekend.
We also help you catch up on “Twin Peaks” before its return to television on Sunday after 26 years, recommend eight new books, and review a retrospective of Robert Rauschenberg’s work at the Museum of Modern Art.
On Saturday, Britain will have its closest thing to a royal wedding this year (barring any surprises from Prince Harry), when Pippa Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge’s sister, marries.
Lastly, for the men: Try not picking up a razor this weekend. Science suggests that a beard — or at least some stubble — makes you more desirable.
• Best of late-night TV.
Jimmy Fallon talked to Dwayne Johnson, also known as The Rock, who sounded pretty serious about running for president.
Taiwan’s president, Tsai Ing-wen, completes her first year in office this weekend.
A former law professor, she has defied convention in a region with a long history of strongmen.
She sought reconciliation with the island’s aboriginal people and endorsed its efforts to become the first place in Asia to legalize gay marriage.
And she has used her cats, Xiang Xiang and Ah Tsai, to sway voters — providing us with today’s theme.
South Korea’s new president, Moon Jae-in, sought to endear himself with voters by pledging to adopt a rescue dog, Tory.
President Trump is the first U.S. leader in decades not to have a pet.
“It is known that President Johnson left flour out at night for a family of white mice playing in his room during his dark days of impeachment.”
Patrick Boehler contributed reporting.
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