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SEPTEMBER 6, 1993 VOL. 142 NO. 10

PUBLISHER'S LETTER 4

LETTERS 7

THE WEEK 9

MILESTONES 17

20

COVER: Boom Time in the Rockies

The six states on the range have become a magnet for telecommuters, yuppies and just plain folk searching for the new American heartland.

30

CRIME: Terror Conspiracy

The U.S. says a cleric led a plot to bomb and kill

32

HEALTH CARE: Has Anyone Told the President?

He may not know that his experts see job losses from reform

36

NIGERIA: Shattered Dream

Misrule has squandered a rich country's patrimony

42

NICARAGUA: Hostage Game

Tit-for-tat abductions threaten a tenuous democracy

45

SOUTH AFRICA: Death...

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