COVER

The Rove Problem (Cover Story)

Did Bush's top aide commit a crime talking to reporters about a spy? Here's what the case is really about—and why it grows more fascinating

"What I Told the Grand Jury" (Cover Story)

EXCLUSIVE Matthew Cooper reveals exactly what Karl Rove told him—and what the special counsel zeroed in on

ASIA

Crude Fight

Wildcat drillers in China are battling Beijing after their oil wells were seized

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

J.K. Rowling: Hogwarts And All

As the much awaited Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince arrives in stores, J.K. Rowling talks frankly to Lev Grossman about fantasy, fathers and how the magic is almost over