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This Smooth American Rye Honors a 20th Century Whiskey Miracle

In 1906, a powerful earthquake ruptured almost 300 miles of the San Andreas Fault and left much of San Francisco in ruins. In a stroke of good fortune for whiskey drinkers, the A.P. Hotaling and Co.’s whiskey warehouse (then the West Coast’s largest whiskey repository) was unaffected during the natural disaster.

8.7-magnitude earthquake off Sumatra

An 8.7-magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia 434 km southwest of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia.