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Spicer resigns after Trump staff changes

The president named New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as his new communications director.

Man broadcasts live as he speeds on beach, cursing and drinking

The commotion along the Florida’s west coast sent beachgoers scrambling for safety, but no one was injured.

Minneapolis police chief resigns following officer shooting

Janee Harteau resigned amid calls for new leadership following last week’s shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman.

Doctors group tells Senate to stop health law repeal effort

It wants the Senate to work on improvements that would increase patients’ access to quality care.

Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related matters with Russian ambassador, report says

The accounts from ambassador Sergey Kislyak are contrary to public assertions by the embattled attorney general.

Strange moments in the White House life of Sean Spicer

Spicer set the tone for his tenure as the president’s spokesman during his first press conference.

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.