November 09, 1998 12:00 PM

52 Up Front

After first suing her parents for her freedom, Olympic gymnast Dominique Moceanu, 17, reconciles with her family

56 What brought Goldie Hawn, Gerald Ford and Coolio together? Raising funds for charity at the dazzling Carousel of Hope Ball

60 In a Virginia town that lost more than its share of its men, World War II vet Bob Slaughter raises a monument to D-Day

65 Weddings

As the guests literally bubble over, former child star Soleil Moon Frye (Punky Brewster) marries a millionaire producer in L.A.

69 On the Job

John Scharffenberger and Robert Steinberg opened the nation’s first chocolate factory in a half century

73 Out of the Past

As the music world marks George Gershwin’s 100th birthday with concerts and recordings, it’s clear his work ‘S Wonderful as ever

81 Screen

With a slew of new roles in television and film, that ’70s star Elliott Gould is feeling fame again

88 Kin

Anoushka Shankar, daughter and protégée of Indian sitar great Ravi, continues her family’s musical legacy with a new album

92 Cover

Following her recent Emmy appearance, which sparked rumors that she had an eating disorder, Ally McBeal star Calista Flockhart is provoked to speak her (angry) mind

103 Crime

The murder of Upstate New York physician Bart Slepian intensifies the nation’s bitter, and increasingly violent, debate over abortion

109 In His Own Words

Medical detective Dr. Mitchell Cohen warns that infectious diseases once thought conquered are back again

117 Tube

For comic D.L. Hughley, who stars on ABC’s hit The Hughleys, life wasn’t always a laughing matter

121 Spirit

Pentecostal Bishop T.D. Jakes is building an ecclesiastical empire based on his gospel of empowerment

125 Pages

Kiki Moutsatsos, once a trusted aide to Ari Onassis, now talks about the tycoon’s fabled loves (Jackie, Maria Callas) and losses

130 Collectors

Aficionado Scott Bruce gets his Kix from vintage cardboard cereal boxes

133 Angels

Thousands of needy kids are feeling warmer today thanks to Karen Loucks-Baker and her Project Linus

139 To the Top

Stacey Loizeaux and her family are the world champions of building removal

143 Book Bonus

In his autobiography For Laughing Out Loud, Ed McMahon opens up about his ultraprivate Tonight Show pal Johnny Carson

153 Couples

Celebrating their 50th anniversary, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee recall a lifetime of drama and joy

158 Party

Fashionistas like Madonna and Sting turned out for the VH1 Fashion Awards

6 Mailbag

12 Scoop

18 Star Tracks

27 Picks & Pans

51 Insider

91 Passages

115 Style Watch

136 Puzzler

162 Chatter

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