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Wash. mall shooting suspect confessed to slayings

The 20-year-old accused of killing five people Friday at a mall in Washington state allegedly confessed to detectives.

Nine people wounded in Houston shooting

The alleged gunman, who was fatally shot by police, has been identified as a lawyer who had issues with his law firm.

Clinton, Trump meet with Netanyahu on Israeli relations

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump met separately with the Israeli prime minister.

Ray state

Monday: Sunshine aplenty; high 62-67, low 55-60

At farewell for Tulsa shooting victim, praise for man who turned his life around

Terence T. Crutcher was outside his SUV in the middle of a street when he was shot by a white officer.

Wash. mall shooting suspect had multiple arrests, disputes

Arcan Cetin, 20, is accused of killing five people Friday in a northern Washington state Macy’s store.

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.