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Macy’s parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

With new faces and old favorites in the lineup, the Americana extravaganza made its way through 2 ½ miles of Manhattan on a cold morning.

A list of men accused of sexual misconduct

Multiple men in entertainment, media and politics have faced allegations of sexual misconduct.

Tens of thousands with outstanding warrants purged from background check database for gun purchases

Tens of thousands wanted by law enforcement have been removed this year from the FBI criminal background check database.

Ethics lawyer says Conyers mistreated her during her years on Capitol Hill

Ethics lawyer says Conyers mistreated her during her years on Capitol Hill

Trump Calls UCLA Player’s Father an ‘Ungrateful Fool’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump may be on vacation at his resort in Florida, but he was up early on Wednesday, railing against a college basketball player’s father — “ungrateful fool!” — and the NFL in a series of Twitter posts before 6 a.m.

A holiday tempered by grief and change

For many families across an America battered by wildfires, hurricanes, and mass shootings, this Thanksgiving is the first major holiday since life was ripped apart.

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.