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Trump’s exam shows serious heart concerns, outside MDs say; White House rejects claim

Cardiologists not associated with the White House said President Trump’s exam revealed very high levels of so-called bad cholesterol, which raise the risk of heart attack.

Want to buy the Golden Globes dresses? They’re going up for auction

All of the proceeds will go to the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund.

Wisconsin Upset Raises Hopes for Democrats in 2018 Races

A Wisconsin Democrat won a state Senate seat Tuesday night that had been held by a Republican for 17 years, setting off a flurry of political predictions across a state that President Donald Trump won. Republicans warned that it was a wake-up call for their party as elections loom in the fall, while Democrats cheered the upset victory as a sign of hope that Wisconsin was back in contention.

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly expresses optimism about DACA deal without suggesting timeline

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly expresses optimism about DACA deal without suggesting timeline

Here’s how much icy roads affected Houston drivers’ commutes Wednesday

Some people reportedly even drove the wrong way on Houston highways to avoid traffic and unsafe conditions.

9 face hazing charges in death of Florida State pledge

The death of a fraternity pledge from alcohol poisoning has led to hazing charges against nine Florida State University students.

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.


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