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An alleged Harvey Weinstein victim also is accused of sexual assault

Actress Asia Argento paid $380,000 to a man who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, according to court filings.

Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer, investigated for bank fraud in excess of $20 million

Investigators are also examining whether Cohen violated campaign finance laws by arranging financial deals to secure the silence of women who said they had affairs with Trump.

Former students allege decades-old sexual abuse at private school

Multiple former students said they were groomed and sexually abused by teachers in the 1970s at Key School in Maryland.

Trump says his White House counsel not a ‘RAT’ like Nixon’s

President Trump said Sunday that White House counsel Don McGahn isn’t “a John Dean type ‘RAT,’” referring to the Watergate-era counsel who turned on Richard Nixon.

John Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

The former CIA director said several lawyers have gotten in touch with him and offered advice on pursuing a possible injunction.

As Trump dismantles clean air rules, an industry lawyer delivers for ex-clients

William L. Wehrum worked for the better part of a decade for companies trying to weaken pollution rules.

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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