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Emirates new first class to be unveiled in November

Emirates has confirmed it will unveil its new first class suite at the Dubai Air Show in November.<p>The product will debut on a new B777-300ER …

Skewer This: 18 Kickass Kebabs for Your Cookout

I love putting kebabs on the menu when I'm planning a cookout—they're infinitely variable, easy to prep ahead of time, quick to cook, and pre-portioned for easy serving. We've got plenty of recipes to make sure all your guests are happy, from Thai- and Balinese-style chicken satay to pork kebabs …

Make a copy of this common office plant

Multiply by dividing.<p>Your cubicle could use some greenery. Having plants in the office can make workers happy and relaxed. Many indoor plants also act as natural air filters, removing polluting compounds from the air. Plants: They work as hard as you do.<p>When looking for something to freshen up your …

The Essential Phone: a first look at the hardware

It’s a little blocky, but the screen makes sense<p>Immediately after Essential CEO Andy Rubin finished up his interview with Walt Mossberg at the Code Conference, I headed to the hotel to track the phone down and see it for myself. The units on hand here are prototypes, early enough that they have …

Popular foods that grow in somewhat startling ways

You think you know, but you have no idea<p>Cherries grow on trees, strawberries on vines, but how do cashews grow? Thanks to our current food system, we can get crops from almost anywhere in the world—vanilla from Madagascar, bananas from Ecuador. Of course, the downside of receiving produce from …

As Trump Weighs Shake-Up, He Faces Recruiting Challenge

WASHINGTON — Back from overseas and confronting an unforgiving political environment, President Trump appears increasingly isolated inside the White House, according to advisers, venting frustration over the performance of his staff and openly talking about shaking it up. But as he considers …