As Dick Cheney works the levers of power, a look at the Veep's schedule shows why he's a major league asset to President Bush
Diet and exercise regimen
A judge's love affair, and her deceptions, has Michigan in an uproar. Should she be benched?
A grisly dog attack leaves a city shaken, and mulling a hard question: Should the owners be prosecuted?
SOCIETY & SCIENCE
How do you Junk your Computer? (Technology)
A used PC can find life after death--but only if it comes out of the closet and goes to the recycler
Amending the Texts (Education/Special Report)
New technology promises to make them more accurate, up-to-date, interactive--and lightweight
Welcome to the Snooper Bowl (Technology)
Big Brother came to Super Sunday, setting off a new debate about privacy and security in the digital age
Why Pro-Lifers Are Missing the Point (Viewpoint)
The debate over fetal-tissue research overlooks the big issue
Ritalin: Mom's Little Helper (Society)
A disorder long linked to sons migrates up the family tree
The Copycat? (Society)
Did Columbine inspire a new plot--or a fantasy?
It's not the '80s, but falling interest rates and a beat-up stock market are attracting the sharks
Layoffs are increasing rapidly, yet many companies would rather cut perks and salaries than employees
Brain Food and Soul Food (The Arts/Cinema)
Hannibal offers plenty of culinary gross-outs, but this superior sequel has romance in its dark heart
Seven New Voices (The Arts/Books)
Here come six promising first-time novelists offering moral fables and tales of unrequited love. As for the seventh, don't say we didn't warn you
XFL's Fast-Mouth Football (The Arts/Show Business)
At last: the new league plays. Our call: brash, bold and extremely boring
A New "Time Out" (Personal Time/Your Family)
Parents who want to discipline their misbehaving kids should apply the hiatus to themselves
In Brief (Personal Time/Your Family)
Sticks And Stones (Personal Time/Your Health)
Osteoporosis can break your bones, even if you are a man. This disease is not for women only
Personal Time/Your Health (Personal Time/Your Health)
Valentines Online (Personal Time/Your Technology)
I love flowers. So why was every bouquet I rush-ordered on the Web such a disappointment?