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Trump fund-raising reaches overseas

Groups in Washington have filed complaints alleging that the campaign was violating federal law by soliciting funds from foreign nationals.

The days of the dreaded annual pelvic exam for women may be numbered

A panel said that there’s not enough evidence to support doing them for women who are healthy and not pregnant.

US gun ownership is now at a 30-year low

The percent of American households owning guns is at a near-40 year low in the latest CBS News poll released this month.

McConnell bids to shelter GOP senators from Trump upheaval

The majority leader is running a Senate schedule designed to assist a handful of vulnerable GOP incumbents.

‘Texit’? British vote revives a Texas secession dream, spawns hashtag

And it’s not just Texas. Brexit has given a nudge to modest pre-existing secession movements in New England, as well.

New laws on abortion set to take effect around the country

New laws targeting abortion are set to take effect Friday in about one-fifth of the states, initiating another wave of restrictions just days after the Supreme Court struck down a Texas measure that led several clinics to close.

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.