What Is That Oink, Oink?

As Bush rolls out a $1.6 trillion tax cut, lobbyists and politicians scramble to bulk it up even more

War Over Arctic Oil (Nation/The Last Wild Place)

Beyond these mountains lies the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain, a magnificent battleground. Terry McCarthy visits the tundra where George W. Bush wants to drill for oil

Beth & Denise & Bill

After a hearing into the fishy pardon of fugitive Marc Rich, new clues about why Clinton did it


A Traitor's Tale

One man sold out Osama bin Laden, and now reveals his chilling insights



"Om A Little Teapot..." (Living)

For stressed-out kids, yoga offers the road to inner peace. For their parents, any sort of peace is nice

Hearts and Minds (Medicine)

Doctors knew about the mental fog that can set in after a bypass. But who knew it could come back?

TIME 100


Welcome To The XBA (Sport)

The fractious style and attitude of pro hoops today hide a little secret: these guys can play

The Joys And Sorrows Of Amy Tan (The Arts/Books)

Her mother has always been the writer's best muse. Now her mother's death has inspired a vibrant novel about loss

New Ground (The Arts/Music)

The former Pavement front man goes his own way

Pop Gets Its Groove Back (The Arts/Music)

He outlasted the Beatles and pushed past J. Lo. Now reggae singer Shaggy reigns on the charts


Who Will Drive... ...The World Economy? (Time Select/Global Business/TIME Global Business Report)

With the U.S. losing its superheated head of steam, TIME's Board of Economists examines which regions can pick up the slack

The Ultimate Foodie (Time Select/Americans Abroad)

Catherine Bertini, head of the World Food Program, keeps 90 million of the globe's hungriest people from starving

Don't Get In A Flap! (Time Select/Global Business)

How to survive delays, cancellations, snippy airline staff and other air-travel woes

Going Up in Smoke (Time Select/Global Business)

Switzerland, land of chocolate, luxury watches and bank secrecy, has a new growth industry: the cultivation and sale of marijuana

Oil Lights The Way (Time Select/Global Business)

On easterly Sakhalin Island, a successful new venture offers hope that petroleum riches can prime a Russian renaissance

The Price Of Transparency (Time Select/Global Business)

German executives are finding it hard to adjust to more rigorous financial-disclosure rules

WATT Friends We have (Time Select/Global Business)

The California power crisis is proving to be a lucrative deal for our Canadian neighbors--and also a looming problem


Hurting All Over (Personal Time/Your Health)

Patients suffering from fibromyalgia used to be told that it was all in their head. Not anymore

Don't Target Taxes (Personal Time/Your Money)

Why high earners deserve a break too, and paying down the debt still makes the most sense

For Pennies A Day (Personal Time/Your Technology)

Can dotcom content sites be saved? Amazon's new micropayment system could point the way

In Brief (Personal Time/Your Technology)