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Juror says two holdouts in Bill Cosby’s trial refused to convict

After 52 hours of tense deliberations, two holdouts in Cosby’s sexual assault trial refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian, a juror said.

Senate GOP unveils draft of health bill

After weeks of closed-door meetings, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released the proposal Thursday.

Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana

Already blamed for one death in Alabama, Cindy was expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from eastern Texas to northwestern Florida.

Canadian man charged in stabbing of airport officer in Flint

A police officer was stabbed in the neck at the Flint airport by a man with a knife Wednesday in what authorities are investigating as a possible act of terrorism.

Judge orders release of names of jurors in Bill Cosby trial

The judge who presided over Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial on Wednesday ordered the public release of the identities of the jurors who deadlocked in the case, but warned them not to divulge what other jurors said during deliberations.

Tropical Storm Cindy: Drenching rains, flood threat on coast

Tropical Storm Cindy sent drenching rain bands over the north Gulf Coast on Wednesday, swamping low-lying coastal roads and pushing a waterspout ashore in one beachfront community as residents from east Texas to the Florida Panhandle warily eyed the storm’s slow crawl toward land.

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.