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updated 03/14/2005 at 01:00 AM EST

originally published 03/14/2005 01:00AM

25 SCOOP
Orlando Bloom cozies up to ex-flame Kate Bosworth...
Bachelorette Jen Schefft fails to find love—again...
American Idol semifinalists squawk...
Natalie Portman causes a stir at the Western Wall

54 COVER
The Oscars
From the red carpet to the after-after-parties, a backstage pass to the glamor, gowns and gossip of the 77th Annual Academy Awards

54 Oscar Dresses
The frocks that rocked the red carpet—and who brought a $100,000 handbag

70 The Red Carpet
The limos! The lights! A sea of stars! Making the scene with star Jones Reynolds, Joan Rivers and PEOPLE'S Jess Cagle

91 The Show
Your burning questions answered.

Plus: Comedian Jimmy Kimmel breaks it down

96 Parties
Hilary and Kate celebrate. Jamie Foxx stays out past 4

113 Oscar Scoop
The dish you didn't see on TV

120 AOL Celeb Cams
Kate Winslet, Laura Linney and Catalina Sandino Moreno share Oscar-day snapshots

127 Beauty and Bling
Jewels glittered—on guys as well. Makeup glowed. And hair was trussed up, or down and loose

140 The Designers
The story behind Cate Blanchett's Valentino—and the stars who stick with their favorites

148 Oprah
Slim again, she shares her Oscar diet and her secrets to keeping the weight off

IN EVERY ISSUE

MAILBAG 6
PEOPLE.COM 10
STAR TRACKS 14
SCOOP 25
PICKS & PANS 35
INSIDER 53
PASSAGES 151
PUZZLER 172
CHATTER 186

152 Trouble
Teen cyberbullies use the Web to torment victims

161 In Court
Robert Blake's son Noah describes the toll his father's murder trial has taken on the family

167 Local Hero
Matt Casias turned his life around and saved a stranger

170 Song
Colombian rocker Juanes makes music with a message

175 Crime
Police arrest Dennis Rader in the BTK serial killings

179 Coping
Melanie Bloom leads the fight against the disease that killed her husband, NBC's David Bloom

182 On the Move
Martha Stewart prepares to move from the Big House to her Bedford estate

184 Royals
Prince Charles feels bruised by his British critics

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