By People Staff
November 13, 2006 12:00 PM

62 Rosie O’Donnell builds classrooms and playgrounds for evacuees of Hurricane Katrina

64 Baffled by her dramatic weight loss, Nicole Richie enlists medical help to find a solution

66 As his Parkinson’s progresses, Michael J. Fox finds strength in his family and his fight for stem-cell research

75 Paul McCartney’s divorce gets even messier when tapes of first wife Linda surface, allegedly showing their marriage wasn’t all it seemed

81 Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen keeps audiences laughing—and cringing—as fake Kazakh reporter Borat

84 Skeet Ulrich returns to TV as Jericho‘s mystery man

89 Leaving North Carolina, American Idol‘s Kellie Pickler launches her country-music career in Nashville

92 Former nun Agnes Stevens won’t let homelessness prevent L.A.’s kids from getting an education

95 Joey Lawrence dishes on Dancing with the Stars and playing daddy

99 Julia Roberts celebrates her 39th birthday with her family in Morocco

100 Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie enjoy a romantic Indian getaway

102 Bianca Dupree and Troy Ryan hit pay dirt with “Chicken Noodle Soup”

104 A suicide bomber in Iraq changed everything for Marine Sgt. Ty Ziegel

116 Heroes‘ Masi Oka shows his real superpowers

119 Catch a Fire hero Patrick Chamusso builds a home for AIDS orphans

127 The children of Christopher Reeve take on the late actor’s mission

131 At 13, Brooke Bates is believed to be the country’s youngest-ever liposuction patient

144 For 80 years, women from Audrey Hepburn to Princess Diana have all shared one wardrobe staple: the little black dress

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

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INSIDER 57

PASSAGES 114

PUZZLER 124

STYLE WATCH 139

CHATTER 146

ON THE COVER Photograph by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin. Insets (from top): Ben Baker/Redux; Nicole Richie: VWR/X17 Paul McCartney: Dave Hogan/Getty

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