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FDA says it will start process to ban menthol cigarettes

The FDA announced on Thursday that it will begin the process of banning menthol cigarettes and restricting the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in an effort to curb youth smoking.

Man shouts ‘Heil Hitler, Heil Trump’ during ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ show in Baltimore

An audience member said a man seated in the balcony Wednesday night began shouting ‘‘Heil Hitler, Heil Trump’’ during intermission.

Michael Avenatti arrested in LA on domestic violence charge

Michael Avenatti, who skyrocketed to fame as a critic of President Donald Trump and the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, was arrested Wednesday and booked on a felony domestic violence charge, Los Angeles police said.

A White House aide picked a fight with Melania Trump; the first lady won

A White House aide picked a fight with Melania Trump; the first lady won

Scientists acknowledge key errors in study of how fast the oceans are warming

Scientists acknowledge key errors in study of how fast the oceans are warming

SC’s Graham calls Saudi prince ‘unstable,’ foresees sanctions

SC’s Graham calls Saudi prince ‘unstable,’ foresees sanctions

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.