Table of Contents

Cover Stories

US Senate Races

by Bob Jones

Cover Story Sidebar | 2002 Senate Race results

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World's House races to watch

by Bob Jones

Cover Story Sidebar | How they fared...

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Gubernatorial Races

by Bob Jones

Cover Story Sidebar | ALABAMA Donald Siegelman (D) leads Bob Riley (R), but the result is in dispute ALASKA Frank Murkowski (R) def. Fran Ulmer (D), 56% to 41% ARIZONA Janet…

Cover Stories

AIR FORCE WON

by Bob Jones

Cover Story | President Bush's relentless campaigning paid off, leaving Democrats in his jet wash

In this issue: "The Bush mandate," Nov. 16, 2002

Features

Top News

By Timothy Lamer

This Week | The Top 5 news stories as measured by coverage in The Washington Post, USA Today, and NBC Nightly News from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5

On the road to genocide

By Mindy Belz

Congo | "A cycle of violence and retribution": Pan-African efforts to end Congo's war are having the opposite effect: spiking its death toll

CAIR packages

By April Wooster, Julie Bilbro

Islam | Muslim public-relations group takes its case to America's libraries

Tactics, strategy, vision

By Marvin Olasky

White House | Bush aide Karl Rove looks to build a majority that will last

Media annoyed

By Tim Graham

Politics | Let it not be said that liberal journalists attack only Republicans: Election postmortems lash Democrats ... for losing

Dispatches

Quick Takes

It's all over the place "It's all good." That slogan is everywhere, with the three words having become one of America's pet beaten-to-death catch phrases. The…

Quotables

If you want the money, you pick it up. Cathy Harris, cashier at a 7-Eleven in Charlottesville, Va., to a robber who demanded money from Ms. Harris's cash…

Busted burial box That limestone burial box some scholars believe is the oldest archaeological link to Jesus ("James's box," Nov. 2) was badly damaged in…

Notebook

Flash Traffic

By Joel C. Rosenberg

Flash Traffic | Political Buzz from Washington

Columnists

CEOs in the mirror

By Joel Belz

The path chosen by the most successful will remind you of the Gospels

Mailbag

Vols to the polls Bob Jones writes that state budget crises amount to a "no-win situation for GOP incumbents" ("No room for error," Oct. 19). It can become…

Incident at 10th and Ludlow

By Andrée Seu

Catching a glimpse at some unholy secrets

Blocking and tackling

By Marvin Olasky

The GOP, supported by Christian conservative voters, can hit hard

Culture

Top Albums

By Faith Hill, LL Cool J, Elvis Presley, The Rolling Stones & Avril Lavigne

Notable CDs | The Top 5 CDs for the week ending Nov. 2, according to Billboard magazine

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

By Arsenio Orteza

Culture | Elvis deserves serious consideration

Scholarly lies

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Emory University upholds objective truth and ousts an anti-gun history professor for his phony research

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