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Arizona prosecutor emerges as GOP choice to question Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser

Rachel Mitchell is the sex crimes bureau chief for the Maricopa County Attorney’s office in Phoenix.

Trump boasts and scorns globalism to skeptical UN crowd

The president preached a theme of “sovereignty” at the United Nations on Tuesday as he spoke to the General Assembly.

Trump attacks second Kavanaugh accuser, saying she ‘has nothing’ and was ‘totally inebriated’

Trump attacks second Kavanaugh accuser, saying she ‘has nothing’ and was ‘totally inebriated’

3-D printed implant gives Patches the dachshund a new skull

Last year, Patches the dachshund earned the nickname Little Unicorn after she developed a large tumor that jutted out of her forehead.

Woman says ex pressed for baby, didn’t know her plan to kill

A North Dakota woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor by cutting the baby from her womb testified Tuesday that her boyfriend had pressured her to “produce a baby” after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant.

Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in state prison

Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in state prison for sexual assault.

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.

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