February 23, 2009 12:00 PM

23 SCOOP

Kate Hudson and Owen Wilson rekindle … Rachel McAdams and Josh Lucas’s N.Y.C. date … DWTS’s new cast … Usher’s wife’s plastic-surgery nightmare

60 COVER

Weeks after the crash of US Airways Flight 1549, survivors, including Capt. Sully Sullenberger, are still coping with their experience

52 Hot R&B couple Chris Brown and Rihanna are no-shows at the Grammy Awards after an alleged domestic violence incident

56 Whitney Houston, Diddy, Leona Lewis and more honor mogul Clive Davis in PEOPLE’s 2009 class portrait

58 While Jennifer Hudson’s courageous comeback earned a standing ovation, Coldplay cleaned up and the Jonas Brothers rocked out with Stevie Wonder at this year’s Grammys

70 As octuplets mom Nadya Suleman cuddles her babies on national television, new questions arise about how she’ll care for 14 kids under age 8

76 TV chef Ming Tsai helped pass a Massachusetts law to make restaurants safer for customers with food allergies, like his son David

82 Six-time Oscar nominee Kate Winslet, up for Best Actress for The Reader, chats about motherhood, nude scenes and why she likes dressing up for award shows

85 Thanks to police working a cold case, Debbie and Mark Baskin finally know who kidnapped their son and daughter 20 years ago—Debbie’s parents. Now the Baskins hope to reunite with their kids

91 Dancing with the Stars pros Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Karina Smirnoff tell all about their ballroom chemistry, upcoming wedding plans—and Maks’s teenage crush on Karina

102 As she celebrates turning 40 with John Mayer at her side, a look back at Jennifer Aniston’s evolution from brand-new Friend to Hollywood superstar

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

MAILBAG 6

STAR TRACKS 10

SCOOP 23

INSIDER 28

REVIEWS 33

PASSAGES 68

PUZZLER 79

SECOND LOOK 81

BODY WATCH 88

STYLE WATCH 97

CHATTER 104

ON THE COVER

Photograph by Nigel Parry/CPI. Insets: (Rihanna/Brown) Kevin Mazur/WireImage; (Chmerkovskiy/Smirnoff) George Holz; (Suleman) Nancy Pastor/©2009 Polaris Images

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