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Supreme court doesn’t act on Trump’s appeal in ‘dreamers’ case

The Supreme Court took no action Tuesday on the Trump administration’s plans to shut down a program that shields some 700,000 young immigrants in the country illegally from deportation.

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over Washington videos

A Kentucky boys’ school shut down its campus on Tuesday as a precaution and a small protest was held outside their diocese.

Los Angeles teachers reach tentative deal to end strike

The weeklong strike had upended learning for more than a half million students in the nation’s second-largest public school system.

Senate leaders reach agreement that offers possible path to reopen government

The plan for the Senate to consider dueling proposals reflects the first bipartisan action since the shutdown began on legislation that could end the impasse, offering each party a chance to press its initiative.

Supreme Court allows Trump restrictions on transgender troops in military to go into effect as legal battle continues

Supreme Court allows Trump restrictions on transgender troops in military to go into effect as legal battle continues

Supreme Court will hear Second Amendment case

The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to take hear a challenge to a New York City ordinance which is restrictive on Second Amendment rights, which could indicate a renewed interest in gun policy by the newly majority conservative court.

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

Gay marriage in the US

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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.

Instagram

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