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March 31, 2008

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FEATURES

COVER STORY

'We Say Sorry'
Australia apologizes for its mistreatment of Aborigines.


INTERNATIONAL

Coming of Age in Iran
Tehran's teens pay little attention to the government's anti-U.S. rhetoric.

Cuba at a Crossroads
What lies ahead for Cuba now that Fidel Castro has stepped aside?


NATIONAL

The Superdelegate
Jason Rae, 21, of Wisconsin, is the Democratic Party's youngest superdelegate.

Supreme 180s
What happens when the Supreme Court changes its mind and overturns earlier decisions?

Immigration Crackdown
The impact of Arizona's get-tough approach to illegal immigration


HEALTH

A Growing Cloud Over the Planet
Smoking is declining in the West, but rising in countries like China and India.


TIMES PAST

1968: Year of Tragedy
The assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy


DEPARTMENTS

NEWS & TRENDS
Cabbage in space, gliding to school, Olympic take-out, and more

DEBATE
Should the U.S. end its embargo on Cuba?

OPINION
Why It's Time to Retire The Penny
Clyde Haberman on why pennies no longer make sense

CARTOONS
Some lighter looks at what's in the news