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updated 06/27/1994 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/27/1994 AT 01:00 AM EDT

STAR TRACKS 6
Charles Barkley goes clubbing with Dan Quayle. John Kennedy Jr. follows the scent of a woman. Eddie Vedder says, "I do," and more

UP FRONT

30 Blossom's lovable lunk Joey Lawrence, 18, returns to Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pa., to play the Graduate

36 Football star Andre Rison still carries a torch for rapper Lisa Lopes, even though she may have put a match to his Atlanta dream house

38 Oprah Winfrey, Barbra Streisand, Peter Jennings and other F.O.B.s gather at the White House to fete Japan's emperor and empress

JOCKS 43
Liberated from her abusive father, power-hitter Mary Pierre bounces toward Wimbledon with an improved attitude and ranking

IN THE MONEY 49
A group of L.A. high schoolers start Food from the 'Hood, a not-for-profit venture designed to send them straight through college

TRIBUTE 55
Composer Henry Mancini, whose music helped set the mood for more than 80 movies, dies of cancer at 70 in L.A.

CONTROVERSY 57
Yale history professor John Boswell ignites debate with claims that the Christian Church condoned gay marriages in the Middle Ages

ON THE JOB 61
By night, Lynne Russell is the anchor of CNN's Headline News, but during the day she moonlights as a private eye

WORLD CUP 69
To soccer broadcaster Seamus Malin, the play-by-play's the thing as he explains the sport to Americans on ABC and ESPN

IN HIS WORDS 73
A new book by investigative journalist Bob Woodward is a revealing look at Bill Clinton's fractious White House

HOST 79
Recovered from a life-threatening cerebral hemorrhage, the Silver Palate's Sheila Lukins is back with a hot new cookbook

WINNERS 84
Washington press secretary Christopher Ullman's whistling pyrotechnics have made him the nation's top mouthpiece

SEQUEL 87
With her brother Beirut captive Terry Anderson home free, activist housewife Peggy Say lakes up a new cause: saving battered women

SPIRIT 91
Frank Runyeon decided the soaps (As the World Turns, General Hospital) weren't soulful enough, so he took up touring in his one-man stage show, Afraid: The Gospel of Mark

COVER 94
Football Hall of Tamer O.J. Simpson and Nicole Simpson had a seven-year marriage, two children—and a relationship marked by violence. Last week the former Mrs. Simpson and a young male companion were found murdered, and O.J. seems to be the prime suspect

ON THE MOVE 107
Led by Mayor Dennis Knobloch, the entire town of Valmeyer, Ill., is moving to higher ground to avoid another Mississippi River flood

PARTY 111
The Great White Way was aglow on June 12 as Anthony Hopkins, Melanie Griffith and Steve Martin, among others, came to New York City for the 48th annual Tony Awards

BODY 115
With her daily exercise show, 15 top-selling videos and, of course, the BunFirmer, ESPN's Denise Austin is giving fans quite a workout

AT EASE 118
Robert Pastorelli—better known as Eldin on Murphy Brown—trades in his painter's overalls for a chef's jacket at swanky San Ysidro Ranch

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 9
THE INSIDER 29
PASSAGES 82
PUZZLER 104
CHATTER 122

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