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The New Jet Age

Dubai International Airport has surpassed Heathrow as the world’s busiest global hub, while three Gulf airlines—Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Etihad—are scooping up passengers. Boarding a lavishly appointed Airbus A380 at Dubai’s $4.5 billion Terminal 3, Graham Boynton examines the tectonic shift in …

Christieworld

New Jersey governor Chris Christie looked like the G.O.P.’s brightest presidential prospect on September 9, 2013, when the orange safety cones on the George Washington Bridge were mysteriously re-arranged, closing several toll lanes. The massive, four-day traffic nightmare that resulted may end up …

To Capture Claridge’s

A glittering mainstay of the British establishment, Claridge’s was an irresistible trophy for two self-made Irish tycoons, Derek Quinlan and Patrick McKillen, who formed a partnership to buy the London hotel a decade ago. Their triumph was brief. Rocked by the 2008 crash and targeted by a pair of …

Nixon Unbound

Though Richard Nixon’s reign was cut short by the Watergate scandal, his first term was on many fronts a triumph. In an adaptation from their new book, which draws on 3,700 hours of Nixon’s White House tapes, two historians reveal the 37th president as crisis manager, geopolitical strategist, and …

Behind Claude’s Doors

In 1960s Paris she became known as the world’s most exclusive madam, whose client list was said to include John Kennedy, de Gaulle, Onassis, and multiple Rothschilds, and whose beautiful and cultivated girls often went on to marry wealth, power, and prestige. But among the many secrets Madame …

How a squad of ex-cops fights police abuses

Al SmithPhotographs by Tristan Spinski. See more photos from this story <a …

10 Thai Words to Learn Before You Travel to Thailand

For travelers visiting Thailand, Phuket Airfares is the best source for great deals on airfare. Before departing, however, it is highly recommended …

10 Days in Thailand: Itinerary Ideas

Whether you’re just passing through or making Thailand a destination, you are sure to join the millions of travelers who reminisce fondly over their …

Things to Do in Phuket in 48 hours

Looking for things to do in Phuket? And you only have 48 hours?<p>Phuket, Thailand is the perfect place for those wanting an indulgent getaway – whether …

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Louis C.K.’s Motivating Anxiety

More than most comedians, Louis C.K. resists the impulse to please. He has acquired a lot of new fans in the past few years, but it’s hard to imagine that “Tomorrow Night”—an avant-garde black-and-white film C.K. wrote and directed in 1997 and distributed last week—is what they want from him. In …

Bill Hicks: The most outspoken and necessary stand-up of modern times

As the 20th anniversary of the death of Bill Hicks is marked, Dominic Cavendish pays tribute to a comedian who made rare sense of the world we live in<p>Twenty years after his death, isn’t it time we saluted Bill Hicks as the best of the goddam bunch? Shouldn’t we brace up and face facts? He came. He …