COVER: From hero to hustler, Pete Rose symbolizes America's new national pastime
From casinos to sports books to lotteries, gambling has mushroomed into a $278 billion business this year. A short while ago it was illegal; today its biggest promoters are the state governments. -- Despite the Marine spy scandal, U.S. investigators now contend that Soviet agents did not bug the Moscow embassy code room. See NATION.
WORLD: Fidel Castro cracks down on drug trafficking in the Cuban army
Is the sensational hearing a show for Washington, or does Castro have a personal motive? -- President Bush's visit to...