Along a Colo. river, a stark view of nation’s vast wealth gap

Karla and Juan Ayala live on Juan’s $23-an-hour pay in a mobile home in Glenwood Springs, Colo., along the same Roaring Fork River that runs through Aspen.

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The chasm between the super-rich and the working poor is widely seen as the greatest division in America. Yet there is no political consensus on what to do.

Opponents of Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act gathered Saturday at the State House in Indianapolis.

Gay rights supporters protest Ind. law

Hundreds rallied Saturday in protest against a new state law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.

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Hundreds rallied Saturday in protest against a new state law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.

Along a Colo. river, a stark view of nation’s vast wealth gap

The chasm between the super-rich and the working poor is widely seen as the greatest division in America. Yet there is no political consensus on what to do.

Concerns raised as colleges stop selling health insurance

The federal health care overhaul is leading some schools to get out of the health insurance business.

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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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