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UPDATED 09/06/2004 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 09/06/2004 at 01:00 AM EDT

64 2004 Olympics
How does Michael Phelps do it? What will diva Svetlana Khorkina do next? Has Paul Hamm soured on the games? Burning Olympics questions answered

70 Lindsay Lohan
A child star turned sex symbol, she seems headed for Hollywood's A-List. But can the 18-year-old handle a fast-lane lifestyle?

77 In Court
Amber Frey finishes her testimony against Scott Peterson—but just how damaging was it?

80 Tube
In the new Bachelor, two guys compete to be the Lord of the Roses

83 Update: Mel Gibson
Is the Passion director now the hardest-working man in show business?

87 Crime
Slain in their sleeping bags, Christian camp counselors Lindsay Cutshall and Jason Allen didn't live to see their Sept. 11 wedding day

88 Out of the Past
Oprah Winfrey and other stars help open an Ohio center recalling slavery and celebrating freedom

93 Pages
A self-proclaimed recovering plastic surgery addict, Hope Donahue shares her struggle in a new memoir

97 Trouble
Abandoned in a squalid Nigerian orphanage, seven Texas kids make the long trip back home

101 Spotlight
Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi wields a sword in the action epic Hero and new clout in Hollywood

104 Summer's Hot Bodies
The season's shapeliest stars and buffest Olympic athletes boast bods to die for

113 Art
Thieves steal Edvard Munch's masterpiece The Scream in broad daylight

115 Book Bonus
In an exclusive excerpt from Diana: The Portrait, we celebrate the world of Britain's tragic princess

139 Inventors
Utah businessman Jim Sorenson Jr. has come up with a new way for the deaf to stay in touch

153 Style
Their bling's the thing, say Hollywood fans of the the Austin-based jewelry design team Anthony Nak

156 Family
In a new book, Paris Hilton dishes about growing up to become America's most talked-about heiress

MAIL BAG 6
PEOPLE.COM 8
STAR TRACKS 10
SCOOP 21
PICKS & PANS 31
INSIDER 63
PASSAGES 103
STYLE WATCH 143
PUZZLER 150
CHATTER 160

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