COVER: A passion for urban restoration brings polish and pizazz back downtown
Americans, traditionally enthralled with the shiny and new, have had a monumental change of heart. They have rediscovered the virtues of city centers, many of which, 20 years ago, were left for dead. The result: scores of neighborhoods, hundreds of grand landmarks and thousands of more modest old buildings are being brought joyously back to life. See DESIGN.
NATION: On his third try, Reagan might make a Supreme Court nomination stick
Anthony Kennedy is a case- by- case conservative loath to proclaim any sweeping constitutional doctrine --...