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updated 08/07/1995 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 08/07/1995 AT 01:00 AM EDT

MAIL 9
PICKS & PANS 11
CYBERCHAT 33
THE INSIDER 35
PASSAGES 71
PUZZLER 92
STYLE WATCH 96
CHATTER 110

STAR TRACKS 4
Julia Roberts gives Manhattan something to talk about. Johnny Depp meets his overseas fans. The Kennedys camp out, and more

UP FRONT

36 The 50th anniversary of the end of World War II prompts emotional memories from celebrity vets Jonathan Winters, Rod Steiger and Norman Lear

40 Just seven months after marrying on a mountaintop, Christie Brinkley announces her marriage to Ricky Taubman has hit the skids

42 He might be Batman Forever, but Val Kilmer won't be Joanne Whalley-Kilmer's husband much longer

44 To Stephen Hawking, the renowned English physicist, his longtime nurse Elaine Mason is the sun, the moon, the stars—and now his fiancée

TROUBLE 49
Arrested for assaulting his wife, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Warren Moon vows to mend his ways—and his marriage

WINNERS 52
Prospecting at a North Carolina mine pans out—in a big way—for Griffin McCurry, 8, and Lawrence Shield, 10, as they turn up two giant sapphires

MEDICS 55
Two months after his riding accident, Christopher Reeve joins spinal-cord-injury specialist Dr. Marcalee Sipski in his long and difficult fight against paralysis

POLS 61
After going toe-to-toe with Saddam Hussein to spring two Americans from an Iraqi jail, New Mexico's Rep. Bill Richardson is Washington's favorite emissary

COPING 65
It wasn't the best medicine, but humor helped former Saturday Night Live cast member Julia Sweeney through her battle with cancer

COVER 72
The jury that took only 2½ hours to convict Susan Smith of killing her two sons, Michael, 3, and Alex, 14 months, will now decide her punishment—the death penalty or life in prison. In his new book Beyond All Reason: My Life with Susan Smith, excerpted here, her husband, David, offers an intimate look at a marriage that led to murder

UPDATE 85
Thirty-five years post-Psycho, Janet Leigh launches a writing career with a book that busts some rumors about the Hitchcock classic

ANGELS 89
For trucker Tommy McDonald, life on the road is a lot less lonely now that he has 22 elementary school pen pals

INTRODUCING 95
"Hey, whassup?" as Jimmy Olsen would say. Here's what: Justin Whalin, 20, brings a gen-X exuberance to Lois & Clark's cub reporter

HAPPY 98
Scenes from two marriages: Ice skaters Jenni Meno and Todd Sand execute a perfect "I do"; Entertainment Tonight reporter Leanza Cornett weds actor Mark Steines by the big waves in Hawaii

SONG 103
Behind the beguiling artistic guises of rock singer Annie Lennox are the roles she loves best: wife and mother

TO THE TOP 106
Need something to read while watching the trial? O.J.'s Legal Pad meets the burden of spoof

HOST 108
Monarchs and movie stars have at least one thing in common: a passion for food at Daniel Boulud's four-star Manhattan restaurant

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