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Cruise ship damaged during storm to return to N.J.

The ship, with more than 4,500 guests and 1,600 crew members, was sailing from New Jersey to Florida.

Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci laid to rest

The former mayor’s casket was taken through Providence streets by horse-drawn carriage.

Divers find two bodies, wreckage of small plane off California

Two bodies and the wreckage of a small plane were found Sunday by divers searching in the water off Southern California.

Plow and then

Monday: Heavy snow;
high 29-34, low 19-24

Funeral held for Harvard grad killed by crane in N.Y.

David Wichs, 38, was remembered as a man of kindness and generosity.

4th transplant patient infected at hospital dies

A fourth transplant patient who contracted a fungal infection during a mold outbreak at a western Pennsylvania hospital has died, officials said Sunday.

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.