6 "Harry Potter and the order of phoenix" Stolen copies of the much-awaited fifth edition-due out June 21-of J.K. Rowling's series were found in a field near printing press. Books were returned before details of plot could be known.
4 Ted Turner The mouth from the south sold 60 million shares of his AOL Time Warner stock, netting close to $800 million and reducing his stake in the company by more than half. He now owns about 1% of the world's largest media company.
2 Maxim, Stuff and FHM Laddie titles are no longer welcome in Wal-Mart, as the country's largest retailer refused to carry the two Dennis Publishing titles and rival Emap's FHM, best known for running scantily clad starlets on their covers.