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Mourners at service honor Heather Heyer, who was killed at Virginia rally

The grandfather of the woman who was killed in violent protests in Virginia said Wednesday she always wanted fairness, even from a young age.

Former presidents George H.W. and George W. Bush speak out after Trump comments

Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush issued a rare public statement condemning racism on Wednesday morning.

Military chiefs weigh in after Trump’s Charlottesville comments

High-ranking officials in the Army, the Marine Corps, and the Air Force tweeted late Tuesday and early Wednesday, though none mentioned Trump by name.

Five missing after Army helicopter goes down off Hawaii

US Coast Guard and military crews are searching the ocean for the crewmembers of an Army helicopter that reportedly went down during a training exercise.

Charlottesville to mourn woman killed at rally in memorial

Mourners will gather on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally that descended into violence last weekend.

2 sisters in Charlottesville sue far-right leaders over car attack

Two women injured during the right-wing extremist protest filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking damages from the rally’s organizer and more than two dozen leaders, groups and websites affiliated with the self-proclaimed alt-right.

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.