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Judge bars US from enforcing Trump asylum ban

Judge Jon S. Tigar said the Trump administration may not refuse asylum to migrants at the southern border.

Ivanka Trump used personal e-mail account to send e-mails about government business

Ivanka Trump used personal email account to send emails about government business

Seth Moulton catches heat for Pelosi rebellion

A backlash to the congressman is brewing both in D.C. and at home.

Book offers firsthand account of venomous den inside White House

The new book, “Team of Vipers,” is written by Cliff Sims, a former aide in the White House communications office who had previously worked on the Trump campaign.

Democratic senators challenge Whitaker appointment in court

The three senators argue that President Trump’s installation of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general violated the Constitution.

How climate change will cause more simultaneous disasters

Global warming is posing such wide-ranging risks to humanity that by the end of this century some parts of the world could face up to six climate-related crises at the same time, researchers say.

JFK: 50 Years Later

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A five-part series examining the profound impact of former President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

Globe Investigations

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// Recent investigative reports

Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.

Gay marriage in the US

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// Timeline of gay marriage in US

In the early 1970s, there were zero states banning or allowing same-sex marriage. Now it’s legal nationwide, and all bans have been overturned.


// Boston Globe Instagram photos

A live stream of Instagram posts from The Boston Globe photo department.