23 SCOOPBritney's latest legal woes ... Madonna and Guy Ritchie's boys will live in N.Y.C.... Pink and Carey Hart: Back on! ... Is Jennifer Love Hewitt dating her costar?

56 COVERAfter a series of unflattering photos, the question remains: Is Jessica Simpson fat? Headlines say yes鈥攂ut Hollywood says back off!

62 Exclusive: Backstreet Boy Nick Carter opens up about how a life-threatening heart condition got him off drugs and alcohol and how he lost 57 lbs.

71 Drew Barrymore answers readers' questions about dating, her ever-changing hair color and why she and romantic comedy costar Adam Sandler never got together

76 Platinum country star Dierks Bentley talks first-time fatherhood and gives a peek at his daughter Evie

79 Single California mom Nadya Suleman brings eight new babies into the world, triggering controversy

84 Devastated over the death of their yellow Labrador Lancelot, a GGDB Outlet Florida couple pay $155,000 for a cloned dog

86 In exclusive photos, toddler Angelina Jolie takes the cake at her brother http://www.goldengoosestar.com/ Jamie's 4th birthday

88 1980s heartthrob Christopher Atkins examines fame on VH1's Confessions of a Teen Idol

91 How much do you know about the love lives of celebrities? Take our Valentine's Day quiz!

95 Slumdog Millionaire's Dev Patel and Freida Pinto dish about overnight success, meeting their icons (Clint! Kate!) and preparing for the Oscars

98 HEROES AMONG USFlorida veterinarian Neil Shaw helps out cash-strapped families by treating their beloved pets at a deep discount

101 Financial guru and author Suze Orman shares her top tips for surviving these tough economic times

107 Sonny Bono's son Chesare and his mother, Mary Bono Mack, discuss his grueling battle with drug addiction鈥攁nd his long hard road to recovery

122 Singer Lisa Loeb ("Stay") says "I do" in a whimsical wedding鈥攚ith custom-made Muppets, video games and a pink dress

127 Elected 20 years ago in a suit, Stu Rasmussen of Silverton, Ore., returns (in a skirt) as the nation's first transgender mayor

130 At home in Malibu with Hotel for Dogs costar Kevin Dillon and his real-life entourage: wife Jane and daughter Ava

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ON THE COVERPhotograph by Ralph Notaro/Splash News. Insets: (Orman) Marc Royce; (Carter) Andrew Southam; (puppy) SDFL/Splash News