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Parts of Hawaii brace for . . . a snowstorm?

Snow forced roads to close near the summit of Mauna Kea, according to a metereologist.

Green Party drops bid for statewide Pennsylvania recount

The Green Party is dropping its court case seeking a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential election. It had wanted to explore whether voting machines and systems had been hacked and the election result manipulated.

Green Party switches strategy in Pennsylvania recount bid

A Green Party-backed campaign changed its strategy to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s presidential election.

Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9

The death toll could rise to 40 in thefire, which broke out in a warehouse converted into artist studios.

On frozen prairie, steeling for a final stand

The Standing Rock protesters are building yurts and hammering together plywood for bunkhouses and lodges.

For now, Trump bears signs of a dealmaker, not a policymaker

He phones. He kibitzes. He cajoles. He threatens. He rewards.

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.