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100 headstones toppled at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia

About 100 headstones were found toppled at a Jewish cemetery on Sunday, less than one week after a similar discovery was made in Missouri.

Trump embraces ‘enemy of the people,’ a phrase with a fraught history

The phrase was too toxic even for Nikita Khrushchev, a war-hardened veteran communist not known for squeamishness.

Congress returns to face health care, Supreme Court decisions

Congressional Republicans insist they are working closely with the new administration as they prepare to vote.

Advocates warn ‘dreamers’ to lie low as Trump steps up deportations

There are fears that the Trump administration will use the personal information of immigrants who enroll in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to detain and deport them.

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Midwest, Wyoming lawmakers target wolf protections again

Pressure is building in Congress to take gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list.

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.