COVER: Boston is stunned by a bizarre murder case
Because he was white and affluent, Charles Stuart nearly got away with killing his pregnant wife. -- Why the press canonizes certain victims. -- The racial hysteria Stuart ignited fuels black fears that whites are plotting genocide.
WORLD: Rebellion in Lithuania threatens to engulf the Soviet Union in the flames of secession
Gorbachev tries to head off his worst crisis, with the integrity of his country at stake. -- African wars envelop millions in famine and death. -- China's empty gesture. -- Voices of East Berlin.
BUSINESS: A shaky...