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Polls close in Israeli election with Netanyahu’s political fate in the balance

After a frantic final push by the candidates to get voters to the ballot box for the second time since April, Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party appeared to be tied or narrowly trailing its main rival.

Army revamps recruiting, hits enlistment goal

A year after failing to meet its enlistment goal for the first time in 13 years, the US Army is now on track to meet a lower 2019 target after revamping its recruitment effort.

Defiant Lewandowski dodges Democrats’ questions on specifics of Mueller report

Lewandowski, who worked as Trump’s presidential campaign manager but never for him in the White House, said Tuesday he was respecting the White House’s wishes that he not answer questions about his conversations with the president.

Trump administration to revoke Calif.’s power to set stricter tailpipe standards

Trump administration to revoke California’s power to set stricter auto emissions standards

Trump’s shortlist for national security adviser includes no household names

President Trump has narrowed his list of candidates to replace John Bolton as national security adviser to five names.

Hillary Clinton accuses Trump, McConnell of ‘abdicating their responsibility’ on election security

Hillary Clinton accuses Trump, McConnell of ‘abdicating their responsibility’ on election security

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.