Good Wednesday morning. Situational awareness: "Russia has opened a new battlefront with NATO ... by exploiting a point of vulnerability for almost all allied soldiers: their personal smartphones," The Wall Street Journal reports. The sophisticated equipment used to compromise soldiers' phones, including drones carrying surveillance gear, suggests state-level coordination.
And per NBC, "Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was on the verge of resigning this past summer" because of "fury at Trump." But Vice President Pence intervened, and other administration officials urged Tillerson to stay at least until the end of the year.