COVER: In a terrifying dress rehearsal for the Big One, a killer earthquake shakes Northern California
Reverberating from the San Andreas fault, the tremor collapses roadways, causes more than 100 fatalities, levels homes from Santa Cruz to San Francisco and forces suspension of the World Series. The destruction would have been worse if the region had not been prepared. But nothing could prepare survivors for the emotional aftershock of the disaster.
WORLD: East Germany gets a younger leader, but changes at the top may not alter the mounting crisis down below
Egon Krenz, 52, succeeds the deposed Erich Honecker,...