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Is a seven-year itch the inevitable result of a seven-year hitch? PEOPLE checks out the marriages of Prince Charles and Princess Diana and a host of other celebrity and civilian couples to find out
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Enduring the hardships of the world's most desperate gold rush, in Brazil's rugged Amazon wilderness, Ismael Pereira is one of 10,000 miners who wish and work for one thing only—the strike of their dreams
Twenty years ago Jane Fonda's hubby, Tom Hayden, brought chaos to the Democratic convention. This time he brought Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy and a supporting cast of Hollywood's own
On a film set in Hungary, Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal sees his life and near death flash before his eyes once again
Was it a feat or folly? On the 50th anniversary of his famous flight to Ireland, Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan still has them guessing
If you like your country music on wry with jalapeño lyrics, the choice may be Lyle Lovett or leave it
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When writer Tom Bodett became the radio voice of Motel 6, he found he was checking into the big time
Taking his cannons on the road, gun expert J. Paul Barnett gives Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture a big bang
In a macabre murder case with no corpse, airline pilot Richard Crafts is accused of killing his wife, Helle, a flight attendant, and using a wood chipper to destroy the body
Ex-dancer Rita Rudner figured comedy was a skill she could learn; now she's one of George Schlatter's Funny People on NBC
Ask Wesley Friesen about his popcorn on the cob, and you may get an earful
A Fox hunt turns into a wild-goose chase for the celebrity hounds as actor Michael J. weds former Family Ties co-star Tracy Pollan at a Vermont inn
The amazing courage of burn victim Sage Volkman, 7, brings an outpouring of get-well wishes from the kids of Rock Springs, Wyo.
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TAKE ONE 39
STAR TRACKS 55
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