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Planned Parenthood statements on Colo. attack

“Our hearts go out to the families and loved ones of the brave law enforcement officers who put themselves in harm’s way in Colorado Springs,” the CEO said.

Climate change spurs disease fears

‘‘With warmer weather, mosquitoes fly more and bite more. And warmth amplifies the infectivity and replication of the virus,’’ said one scientist.

Readers leave turkey carcasses at Dukakis home

Michael Dukakis said he had received 12 turkey carcasses after a Globe story about his habit of collecting them after Thanksgiving.

Political Notebook

Carson travels to meet refugees

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is traveling to the Middle East this weekend to meet with Syrian refugees.

Ole Miss to demolish site where Faulkner wrote landmark book

The now-vacant 1908 building will be demolished, as the university builds a mammoth $135 million science building.

For the record

Daily print correction for the newspaper.

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.