Contents

updated 10/17/2005 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 10/17/2005 AT 01:00 AM EDT

23 SCOOP
Lindsay Lohan recalls her childhood trauma in a song...
Angelina Jolie takes to the Web...
Sophia Bush and Chad Michael Murray keep working together...
Nicolas Cage picks a super name for his son

120 COVER
Royals Photo ops, coaching from the Palace, invites from Prince Charles—is Prince William's girlfriend Kate Middleton fated to be a princess?

58 Brad & Angelina
The couple grow ever more committed as his divorce from Jennifer Aniston becomes final

62 Paris Hilton
Exit fiancé Paris Latsis, enter rich model Stavros Niarchos III

66 The Peterson Case
Scott fights Laci's family over her life insurance money

68 Newsmakers
Lawyer Harriet Miers is President Bush's new pick for the Supreme Court

71 Excerpt
Fantasia Barrino opens up about her struggle to read

75 Crime
Napa cops nab a suspect in the murder of housemates

79 Controversy
Should students get paid for showing up?

83 Amy Grant
The singer plucks heart-strings on Three Wishes

87 Double Talk
McConaughey and Pacino on Two for the Money

93 Alicia Keys
With a new album on the way, she shares some personal firsts

97 Ashlee Simpson
Turning 21 in Las Vegas

100 Farewell
Nipsey Russell, comic rhymester and game-show fixture, dies of cancer at 81

102 Man of the Week
Ex-Real Worlder Chris Beckman proves sober is sexy

IN EVERY ISSUE

MAILBAG 8
PEOPLE.COM 11
STAR TRACKS 14
SCOOP 23
PICKS & PANS 33
INSIDER 57
PASSAGES 119
STYLE WATCH 147
PUZZLER 156
CHATTER 172

105 Couples
Survivor's Jeff Probst and ex-player Julie Berry find love

109 Trouble
A deputy betrays her cop fiancé with a gangster and is charged in a murder plot

114 Tribute
Cancer takes master playwright August Wilson

117 Coping
Marcia Cross talks about her battle with migraines

128 Army Divorce
The Iraq war is breaking up marriages. One couple tell of their fight to stay together

134 Introducing
Young Tyler Williams rocks in Everybody Hates Chris

137 Pages
Joan Didion's new memoir explores her grief after losing her husband and daughter

143 Michelle Rodriguez
Lost's newest castaway shares her survival skills

153 Style
With an eye for wild color, designer Ozwald Boateng is
over the rainbow

159 Trend
These moms say you're never too young to potty

163 Body
Chefs Jamie Oliver and Alice Waters give school menus a makeover

167 Scam
Mom Ann Fulmer fights against mortgage fraud

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